Old School Doping – How Ancient Greek Athletes Used Cannabis for Better Sports Performance

Old School Doping with Cannabinoids – Ancient Greek Athletes Used Cannabis as a Performance Enhancing Drug During the times of classic Greek antiquity many foundations of modern civilization were laid. Democracy, philosophy and the Olympic games all date back to this time. The Olympic games, originating in the town of Olympia,…

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Thomas Jefferson University Becomes First School To Offer Grad-Level Cannabis Science Courses

Thomas Jefferson University Becomes First School To Offer Grad-Level Cannabis Science Courses Thirty US states have already legalized cannabis in some form or another. The multi-billion-dollar cannabis industry is only expected to grow leaps and bounds, and has been one of the fastest-growing sectors in the economy. However, healthcare providers…

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School nurses can treat students with medical marijuana, thanks to law green-lit by Gov. Hickenlooper

School nurses in Colorado now can administer nonsmokable medical marijuana to students whose parents have given permission. Colorado law already permitted parents to give their children medical marijuana at school, typically for treating seizures. A new law signed this week by Gov. John Hickenlooper allows parents to bring the medicine…

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Drug Prevention, Mental Health, School Budgets: Where Your Cannabis Taxes Are Going

Drug Prevention, Mental Health, School Budgets: Where Your Cannabis Taxes Are Going  A recent USA Today article shed some light on the domino effect of legalization, focusing on all the good that cannabis taxes are helping with. Since the sin taxes have been implemented in 2014, states with legal cannabis…

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High school teacher charged with 4 counts of marijuana distribution to minor

A former East High School math teacher who allegedly gave marijuana to students at a house party has been formally charged with four counts each of marijuana distribution to a minor and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Rachel Leigh Farley (Photo provided by Denver Police Department) Rachel Leigh…

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Former Denver high school teacher accused of smoking marijuana with students

Rachel L. Farley was the consummate “cool” teacher at East High School. In August, she allegedly invited students over to her house where they smoked weed together. Rachel Leigh Farley (Photo provided by Denver Police Department) Denver police didn’t think her plan was so cool. Early Tuesday morning, officers arrested…

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