Petition Pushes for National Medical Cannabis Insurance For Canadians

A new healthcare technology company, Cannalogue, is launching a petition in their native land of Canada to get the Ministries of Health on board with providing national healthcare coverage for medical cannabis.  The petition, entitled United for Access, was started because of the financial burden the COVID-19 pandemic has had…

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Papa & Barkley’s CBD Line Gets National Retail Distribution

In a move that highlights the continued acceptance of cannabinoid-based therapies and wellness products, California cannabis brand Papa & Barkley announced on Tuesday that its line of CBD products is now available at mainstream retailers nationwide. The line of products, manufactured with CBD sourced from legal hemp, will be carried…

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Restorative Justice Advocates Prepare For National Expungement Week

People with convictions for minor cannabis offenses and other low-level crimes will have access to services to help them clear their records at free events scheduled to take place across the nation later this month. More than 40 events designed to provide legal aid and related services have been planned…

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How Legal Cannabis is Saving the United States’ National Forests

How Legal Cannabis is Saving the United States’ National Forests Cannabis legalization is one of the best things to happen to the country (at least for the states that have legalized it), but that doesn’t mean that it’s always good for the environment. This is especially concerning when you combine…

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China Wants in on the Cannabis Boom but Says US Legalization is a National Threat

China Wants in on the Cannabis Boom, So Why Do They Say that USA Legalization is a Threat to Them? Cannabis is illegal in China. Period. But they are cashing on the cannabis boom. Yet the leading drug enforcement agency in Beijing blames cannabis legalization in both Canada and the…

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The Department of Defense Considers Cannabis a Threat to National Security?

Wait…WHAT? How is Cannabis a Threat to National Security? In a recent article on Market Watch reported about a strange occurrence that’s happening in the government. It specific relates to government employees who own stocks in marijuana companies, and might be in jeopardy of losing their security clearances. In a…

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5 National Crises Legal Marijuana Has a Good Shot at Fixing

Medical cannabis has already helped scores of patients achieve safe and effective pain relief. While pot remains illegal at the federal level, House Representative Earl Blumenauer recently introduced H.R. 420, a bill that, if passed, would regulate marijuana like alcohol, making it legal for adult use. Legalizing cannabis wouldn’t only…

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Man sentenced to 3 years in prison for illegal marijuana operation in San Isabel National Forest

A federal judge sentenced a 25-year-old man last week to three years in federal prison for growing and intending to sell large quantities of marijuana, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday. Margarito Yepez-Sanchez, a Mexican living in the United States illegally, also received three years of supervised release for conspiracy…

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