Sheriff asks for help finding synthetic cannabinoids dealers after string of deaths

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The Peoria County sheriff is asking the public for more help combating a deadly outbreak of severe bleeding due to synthetic marijuana. Peoria County Sheriff Brian Asbell pleaded at a Tuesday news conference, “Please, please, anyone with information please contact us.” Illinois Department of Public Health…

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Insider panel shares advice on best approach to finding a job in a diversifying cannabis industry

Published: Jan 31, 2018, 12:05 pm • Updated: Jan 31, 2018, 12:15 pm By Tauhid Chappell, The Washington Post With the advancement of big data, quality-assurance testing and cultivation methods, more career opportunities are becoming available in the marijuana industry in STEM-related fields. To take advantage, leaders in the industry…

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Finding the Best Life Insurance Companies for Marijuana Users

The national attitude toward marijuana is changing. Some states have legalized weed, others have it on their docket for 2017, and you can even invest in cannabis stock. Finding the best life insurance companies for marijuana users is important too.  But where does that leave life insurance for marijuana users?…

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Officials just closed this California island after finding marijuana

Published: Oct 27, 2016, 7:06 am • Updated: Oct 27, 2016, 7:06 am By The Associated Press VENTURA, Calif. — The National Park Service has closed Santa Rosa Island off the Southern California coast after bundles of marijuana were found there. Officials believe the marijuana discovered Tuesday on the island…

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Breaking free from pain and finding my lost mojo, thanks to cannabis: A healing epiphany

Published: Oct 7, 2016, 7:45 pm • Updated: Oct 7, 2016, 8:01 pm By Dean Krakel, Special To The Cannabist Editor’s note: This is the second part of an essay on using cannabis during recovery from a debilitating hiking injury and subsequent surgery. Check out Part One here The pain…

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