At a glance, former professional boxer Mike Tyson doesn’t seem like the world’s most compelling cannabis spokesman. For one, Tyson is a convicted rapist who spent three years in prison. There is no barometer beyond society’s tolerance to determine what precludes one from continuing to live a (largely) consequence-free life in the face of such […]

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At the time, before CBD was everywhere, the fact that there was “marijuana without the high” was a fantastic notion. But the reality is that CBD and THC are very different chemicals with very different ways of working on the body; while they can be used by many people effectively to treat similar ailments, THC […]

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At the end of August, the U.S. Surgeon General released an alarming advisory. Although cannabis (known more colloquially as weed) has long been considered one of the “safest” drugs by users, especially as more and more states implement medical and recreational cannabis policies, the Surgeon General warned that cannabis remains associated with health risks for […]

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Now, marijuana is legal for medicinal and recreational use in more than half the nation, and the kids, well, they apparently know no boundaries when it comes to sniffing out the parental stash. That’s right, mom and dad, not even the tried and true underwear drawer is safe anymore. … read more at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/marijuana/sns-tft-keep-kids-out-the-stash-20190918-6fz6wiaonve6fivukv7e6zev6q-story.html

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An I-84 traffic stop by New York State Police troopers led to the arrests of a couple who were allegedly in possession of drugs, paraphernalia and illegal weapons. Troopers stopped Wallkill resident Anthony Smieszek, 30, at approximately 2:45 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 17, on I-84 in Montgomery when he committed a traffic violation. During the […]

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Today, the US cannabis markets were trading a little higher than we have seen in the recent past. The optimism about the US-China talks today may have led to a rise in the US markets, reported CNBC. Also, the Federal Reserve cut interest rates by 25 basis points yesterday. Performance of the cannabis sector At […]

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Marijuana stocks Cronos Group (NASDAQ:CRON) and MediPharm Labs (OTC:MEDIF) are extending their cooperation with a new supply deal, according to a press release published Thursday. Under the terms of the multiyear contract manufacturing agreement, MediPharm — a specialist in cannabis extraction — will fill and package vaporizers for Cronos’ COVE line of cannabis products. Neither […]

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Irritable bowel syndrome, migraines, osteoarthritis, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Neuro-Behcet’s autoimmune disease, neuropathy, polycystic kidney disease and superior canal dehiscence syndrome are among the qualifying conditions added by the new medical cannabis law, which took effect when Pritzker signed it Friday. … read more at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/politics/ct-illinois-medical-marijuana-bill-signing-20190812-fiia7khp2ndn5lf35cdzrwperq-story.html

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Tell me that you can’t relate to this story. You’re sitting down to dinner at a restaurant about ten minutes from where you work, finally relaxing after a tough day. You’ve set your environmental alerts on your plants; you have that peace of mind that the technology promised and you know that if anything goes […]

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Seattle, Washington–(Newsfile Corp. – August 30, 2019) – CFN Media Group (“CFN Media”), the leading agency and financial media network dedicated to the North American cannabis industry, announces publication of an article covering ManifestSeven, and its robust portfolio of solutions in the cannabis space. ManifestSeven creating a “superhighway” Cannot view this image? Visit:https://media.zenfs.com/en-us/newsfile_64/24abacf92f346dd03b19b633bcdd8320 The state […]

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