The Weed Talk – How to Talk to Your Kids about Cannabis (Age Appropriate)

How to Talk to Your Kids about Cannabis – Age Appropriate As cannabis continues to gain grounds all over the world, there will come a point in time where educating children about proper use will become imminent. In the past, I have written about properly addressing your children about cannabis…

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Alaska’s onsite cannabis use talk pushed back until June

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Marijuana regulators have tabled until June action on draft rules for allowing people to consume marijuana in authorized retail stores in Alaska. Erika McConnell, the director of the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office, had recommended that the Marijuana Control Board put the draft regulations out for…

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Patrick Kennedy slams Trump as “all talk” after new opioid overdose figures released

Published: Dec 21, 2017, 10:47 am • Updated: Dec 21, 2017, 10:55 am By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post The national opioid epidemic escalated in 2016, driven by an unprecedented surge in deaths from fentanyl and other synthetic opiates, according to new data released Thursday by the Centers for Disease…

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Talk show host Hugh Hewitt lobbies Jeff Sessions to pursue federal marijuana crackdown

Published: Oct 26, 2017, 10:49 am • Updated: Oct 26, 2017, 11:39 am By Polly Washburn, The Cannabist Staff Radio personality Hugh Hewitt lobbied U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions for a federal crackdown on legal marijuana businesses during a Thursday morning interview. During the 14-minute interview, Hewitt asked Sessions pointed…

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Montel Williams: Former NSA officer, talk show host turns cannabis entrepreneur

Published: Jul 28, 2017, 8:21 am • Updated: Jul 28, 2017, 8:21 am By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Cannifornian Eighteen years ago, television celebrity Montel Williams couldn’t have imagined he’d one day be standing in a sleek Santa Ana dispensary chatting with fans about his new line of cannabis products.…

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Federal marijuana playbook: Trump administration’s tough talk and what we know so far

Published: Mar 23, 2017, 6:12 pm • Updated: Mar 24, 2017, 1:20 am Cannabist Staff A timeline of federal marijuana talk It’s been one month since we heard the first public words from the Trump administration regarding marijuana. While we have yet to hear from President Donald Trump himself on…

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Marijuana talk: Why words such as ‘indica’ and ‘sativa’ don’t mean what you think they mean

Published: Dec 28, 2016, 11:19 am • Updated: Dec 28, 2016, 11:19 am By The Cannabist Staff A long-running feature of The Cannabist Show involves Cannabist editor-in-chief Ricardo Baca asking his guests this question, “indica or sativa?” There might not necessarily be a simple answer to that for those who…

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‘I’ve seen horses talk and nuns fly on the internet’: Iowa CBD oil supporters hope for law expansion

Published: Nov 29, 2016, 6:24 am • Updated: Nov 29, 2016, 6:24 am By The Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa — Iown medical marijuana supporters are hopeful that the state legislature could expand the state’s limited cannabis oil law. Republican Rep. Clel Baudler plans to propose a bill that would…

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