Chuck Schumer unveils marijuana bill that would end federal prohibition, finally

Chuck Schumer unveils marijuana bill that would end federal prohibition, finally | Leafly Leafly Leafly ® Loading… Where are you from? noyes Remember me for 30 days. I confirm that this is not a shared device. Darn! You’re not old enough to use Leafly. Redirecting you to By accessing this…

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The DEA Unveils Their New Approach to Cannabis Research – Yay? I Guess?

DEA Unveils “New Approach” to Cannabis – Yay? I Guess? ALL HAIL YOUR GREAT FEDERAL OVERLORDS! The DEA has graced us “unwashed-filth” with an update on their cannabis policies and what not. Essentially – they are going to expand on the amount of licensed facilities that could legally grow cannabis…

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Colorado unveils plan to help bring banking to state’s cannabis industry

With federal banking still out of reach, Gov. Jared Polis unveiled new strategies Monday to entice Colorado banks, credit unions and money transmitters to work with cannabis companies and become leaders in providing financial services to marijuana and hemp businesses. Polis’s plan renews the state’s commitment to creating a regulatory…

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Mexico Unveils its Propositions for the Cannabis Industry

Mexico Unveils its Propositions for the Cannabis Industry Throughout the global climate on cannabis, we’ve seen many Countries change their laws concerning marijuana. Canada legalized recreational use, controlled by the Government (to some degree) in 2018. Uruguay legalized a few years prior. Within the United States, we have seen scattered…

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Thailand Unveils Their First High-End Medical Marijuana Grow Facility

Thailand Unveils First, High-End MMJ Farm Thailand, Southeast Asia’s first-ever country to legalize medical marijuana, unveiled its first cannabis cultivation facility last February. The indoor farm, located in Pathum Thani province just north of Bangkok, cost a hefty price tag of $ 3.1 million to make, which was provided…

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Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division unveils universal symbol for medical and retail cannabis

Published: Mar 12, 2018, 4:07 pm • Updated: Mar 12, 2018, 4:07 pm By Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff Colorado’s Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) Monday released a new symbol to be included on packaging and labeling for all medical and retail cannabis products sold in the state. “The adoption of…

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Canada unveils official marijuana legalization plan

Published: Apr 13, 2017, 10:51 am • Updated: Apr 13, 2017, 11:35 am By Josh Wingrove, Bloomberg News Canada is advancing plans to become the first Group of Seven nation to legalize recreational marijuana nationally, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is keeping key details hazy and allowing arrests to continue…

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Marijuana Policy Project Unveils Details About Ohio Medical Marijuana Initiative

Ohio tried to become the first state to skip legalizing medical marijuana and go straight to full recreational marijuana legalization in 2015. That effort was soundly defeated. Immediately after the recreational marijuana legalization initiative was defeated, activists were calling for organizations to step in and put together a better effort.…

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Michigan House Unveils Brand-New Medical Marijuana Provisioning Centers Act

A yer and a half ago the Michigan House of Representatives passed the Provisioning Centers Act and the associated Smoking Alternatives Bills by near-unanimous consent. They were not voted on before the 2013-14 session expired and were reintroduced this year. On Tuesday a new version of those bills will be…

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