Study Shows Cannabis is Becoming a Less Divisive Issue in the U.S.

If there’s one thing all Americans can agree on right now, it’s how divided we are on most of the major issues in the nation. However, despite this significant divide, there is another thing that both sides can apparently agree on: cannabis.  While it’s still clear that a democratic presidential…

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California marijuana regulations remain complex, but growers steadily becoming compliant

FORTUNA– Save for a few adjustments in state laws, a cannabis permitting workshop in Fortuna on Wednesday carried out in exactly the same way as another workshop 18 months prior — each serving as an effective how-to on becoming legally compliant with California’s pot regulations. But for state officials walking…

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State cannabis regulations remain complex, but growers steadily becoming compliant

Save for a few adjustments in state laws, a cannabis permitting workshop in Fortuna on Wednesday carried out in exactly the same way as another workshop 18 months prior — each serving as an effective how-to on becoming legally compliant with California’s pot regulations. But for state officials walking attendees…

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On-demand cannabis: California becoming hot spot for weed delivery, e-commerce

Published: Sep 14, 2017, 3:09 pm • Updated: Sep 14, 2017, 5:58 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Eaze’s e-commerce platform is meant to feel familiar. Scrolling horizontally and vertically through product pictures is practically Netflixian. Refining results with tag-based filtering borders on the Amazonic. And when a click…

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Why legal cannabis is becoming a major buzzkill for some growers

Published: Jan 17, 2017, 7:47 am • Updated: Jan 17, 2017, 7:04 pm By Jack Kaskey and Jennifer Kaplan, Bloomberg News The increasing supply of legal marijuana is turning into a major buzz kill for growers as prices plunge — and an opportunity for companies that can help cut production…

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Slow-moving Maryland medical marijuana program finally becoming a reality

Published: Dec 27, 2016, 6:52 am • Updated: Dec 27, 2016, 6:52 am By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Maryland medical marijuana could finally become a reality next year, one of the states slowest to make the drug available for purchase after legalizing sales. In 2016, regulators awarded long-awaited licenses…

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How hemp is slowly becoming the new tobacco for Kentucky farmers

Published: Dec 23, 2016, 7:46 am • Updated: Dec 23, 2016, 7:46 am By Jen Skerritt, Bloomberg News It looks like pot. It smells like pot. But it’s hemp, marijuana’s legal cousin, and it’s taking over the Bluegrass state. Across the rolling hills of Kentucky, which just two decades ago…

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Ditching the bag of chips: How cooking with cannabis is becoming a fine-dining affair

Published: Oct 13, 2016, 8:26 am • Updated: Oct 13, 2016, 8:26 am By Kristen Wyatt, The Associated Press LYONS, Colo. — How to set a tone of woodsy chic at a four-course candlelight dinner served under the stars in the Colorado foothills: Live musicians and flowers, check. Award-winning cuisine,…

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Help Protect Students From Becoming Drug War Victims

Iimage via Rachel Morningstar Foundation) I received the following e-mail from Students for Sensible Drug Policy. It touches on an issue that has been in the news a lot lately: Last Sunday, 60 Minutes aired an investigation of the use of young people as confidential informants featuring the story of SSDP alumna Rachel Hoffman.…

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