(Photo credit: Reigh LeBlanc via Compfight cc) Marijuana and Cannabinoids: A Neuroscience Research Summit The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has convened a two-day summit that will focus on the neurological and psychiatric effects of marijuana, cannabinoids and the endocannabinoid system, according to the summit website. The event is being held March 22-23 at the […]

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While most travelers thrive in Colorado’s great outdoors, a new study reveals that tourists looking to take advantage of the state’s less-restrictive marijuana laws can’t handle their weed, winding up in the hospital at rates far higher than residents. As the AP reported, a study, whose results will be published in the New England Journal […]

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DENVER — Marijuana is a political debate, not a legal one — for now. The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday that it won’t consider a lawsuit filed by two other states challenging Colorado’s pot law. But lawyers say that Nebraska and Oklahoma officials could pursue other legal challenges down the road. For now, the many […]

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So far, 2016 has been much better for shareholders of mCig Inc (OTCMKTS:MCIG) than 2015. There are a number of factors driving this optimism. Most importantly, investors look to have finally gotten over the hangover from the pot stock crash of 2014 and are looking to take advantage of the coming Green Rush 2.0, which […]

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(Photo credit: Reigh LeBlanc via Compfight cc) Marijuana and Cannabinoids: A Neuroscience Research Summit The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has convened a two-day summit that will focus on the neurological and psychiatric effects of marijuana, cannabinoids and the endocannabinoid system, according to the summit website. The event is being held March 22-23 at the […]

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Elevele, a state-licensed dispensary of medical marijuana products, is set to open its doors to customers March 23 in Highland Park’s Briergate Business District. The dispensary at 1460 Old Skokie Road will sell marijuana in the form of flowers, oils and infused edibles to patients and caregivers holding state-issued registry ID cards. In early 2015, […]

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BOULDER, Colorado — It was week three for the new class at CanopyBoulder, the first seed-stage business accelerator focused squarely on the cannabis industry, and on this sunny Tuesday afternoon, CanopyBoulder managing director Micah Tapman was giving the 10 nascent marijuana companies chosen for the program a lesson in making personal connections. A few days earlier, a major […]

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DENVER — Colorado’s tourists aren’t just buying weed now that it’s legal — they’re ending up in emergency rooms at rates far higher than residents, according to a new study. Doctors reviewed marijuana-related emergency-room admissions at a hospital near Denver International Airport during 2014, when the sale of recreational pot became legal. The results will […]

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While more than half of the states allow some form of medical marijuana, the numbers of states that allow “legal” sales of recreational cannabis are still few. However, it is very clear by the surprisingly strong sales in Oregon, the latest state to sanction recreational sales, that marijuana offers states a business that will add […]

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A company that specializes in weed infused edibles has found a way to take the most delectable sandwich spread, the famed Nutella, and combine it with one of Colorado’s favorite recreational pastimes, marijuana. The creation, known as Chrontella, seems like a fictional product from a movie. However, Chrontella is a very real thing now, available […]

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In places where recreational and medical marijuana are legal, the edible business is booming — in 2014, Colorado sold almost 5 million edibles, according to Time. Marijuana edibles attract veteran stoners and 420 newbies alike. They provide a tasty, cough-free alternative to bongs and joints, and offer a novel high that can feel much different […]

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