DEA Will Begin Granting Marijuana Cultivation Licenses

The Drug Enforcement Administration made a milestone announcement earlier this month with the news that the DEA will begin granting marijuana cultivation licenses to various third-party applicants, significantly expanding medical and scientific cannabis research in the United States. The announcement came on May 14, with the Administration saying it “is…

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DEA Will Begin Granting Marijuana Cultivation Licenses

The Drug Enforcement Administration made a milestone announcement earlier this month with the news that the DEA will begin granting marijuana cultivation licenses to various third-party applicants, significantly expanding medical and scientific cannabis research in the United States. The announcement came on May 14, with the Administration saying it “is…

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The Budweiser of Weed – Will 2021 Begin the Rise of Cannabis Beverage Empires?

A few years ago, I wrote about the Golden goose known as “cannabis infused beverages.” Within that article I spoke about how finding a reliable high within a beverage was key to the success of this industry. In other words, drinking a can would provide a similar experience at least…

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Los Angeles recreational marijuana sales could begin any day

Published: Jan 16, 2018, 4:58 pm • Updated: Jan 16, 2018, 4:58 pm By The Cannifornian, The Cannabist Staff It may not be long now before the first legal recreational marijuana shops begin operating in Los Angeles. City officials last Friday started issuing temporary approvals to cannabis businesses, which allows…

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Police in Illinois will begin experimental roadside test for weed, meth and other drugs

Published: Dec 19, 2017, 2:04 pm • Updated: Dec 19, 2017, 3:50 pm By The Associated Press CAROL STREAM, Ill. — Police in northwestern Illinois will soon try out a new test meant to quickly detect if drivers have drugs in their system. Carol Stream police will begin testing drivers…

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Recreational weed sales begin tomorrow at Uruguay’s pharmacies

Published: Jul 18, 2017, 1:27 pm • Updated: Jul 18, 2017, 1:27 pm By The Associated Press BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Legal sales of marijuana for recreational purposes are set to begin tomorrow in Uruguay at a limited number of pharmacies to nearly 5,000 people who have registered as consumers.…

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Here’s what’s legal — and what’s not — in Nevada as recreational weed sales begin

Published: Jun 30, 2017, 9:23 am • Updated: Jun 30, 2017, 10:09 am By Regina Garcia Cano and Scott Sonner, The Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Recreational marijuana becomes legal to buy Saturday in Nevada, but that doesn’t mean anything goes in the place where most people think anything goes.…

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