Did a Failed Olympic Drug Test Just Create the New Face of Cannabis Legalization?

Just days after Cannabis.net sent out the Bat Signal for a new hero, one appeared, unfortunately. Just days after publishing the now viral article, “Marijuana Legalization Needs a New Superhero, and It Can’t Be an Old White Guy”, track and field Olympian Sha’carri Richardson failed a pre-Olympic drug test for…

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Red Puffy Eyes, Bloated Face, Dehydrated Skin – Vasodilation with Cannabis Explained

At some point, you must have experienced a bloated face,  red and puffy eyes, as well as dehydrated skin after smoking… Have you ever stopped to think and ask yourself why this happens whenever you smoke? Or do you attribute it to the smoke irritation from the cannabis being used……

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American Citizen May Face Prison Time In Dubai For Smoking Cannabis In The United States

An American is facing potentially years in a Dubai prison for something he did legally in the United States. In a cautionary and chilling tale that has drawn attention to the United Arab Emirates’ ultra-punitive anti-drug laws, Peter Clark has found himself in legal jeopardy over what appears to be…

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Marijuana Lean Startup – How the Cannabis Industry Pivots in the Face of Uncertainty

The cannabis industry is not one that is new to periods of uncertainties. Prior to the widespread wave of acceptance of the past couple of years, cannabis was mostly seen as a harmful narcotic drug. Although this is false it was the gospel at the time; thankfully we all now…

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Why You Should Replace Your Cotton Face Mask with a Hemp Face Mask

Prior to the industrial revolution the legal cultivation of hemp was halted, it was a popular utilitarian plant grown by many. Political interests and the influence of corporate bodies fostered the ban on the product leading to years of uncertainties. Thankfully, those days are behind us and things are gradually…

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Marijuana businesses in compliance with Colorado law could face federal charges under new enforcement strategy

In an aggressive new tactic, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Denver says it’s shifting its marijuana enforcement from busting illegal grow operations to targeting dispensaries that use their licensed businesses and legal grows as fronts for the more lucrative illegal drug trade. This new approach also could lead to federal…

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California to Weedmaps: stop promoting illegal marijuana businesses or face criminal, civil penalties

Published: Mar 7, 2018, 3:43 pm • Updated: Mar 7, 2018, 3:43 pm By Brooke Edwards Staggs, Orange County Register California’s cannabis czar sent Weedmaps a cease and desist letter, ordering the Irvine company that maps marijuana dispensaries to immediately stop promoting businesses that don’t have state licenses. “You are…

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Oregon marijuana growers face lawsuit from vineyard owner over crop’s smell

Published: Nov 24, 2017, 11:26 am • Updated: Nov 24, 2017, 11:26 am By The Associated Press MCMINNVILLE, Ore. — A Yamhill County judge has denied a motion to dismiss a complaint filed by a vineyard owner against aspiring marijuana growers. The vineyard owner, Momtazi Family LLC, claims marijuana odors…

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