The province of Ontario introduced legislation in 2015 to control the growing e-cigarette market with Bill 45, called the Making Healthier Choices Act. As reported, the legislation had originally intended to exempt medicinal marijuana patients from the legislation, but that decision was quickly reversed amid what was no doubt a public outcry over the possibility […]

The province of Ontario introduced legislation in 2015 to control the growing e-cigarette market with Bill 45, called the Making Healthier Choices Act. As reported, the legislation had originally intended to exempt medicinal marijuana patients from the legislation, but that decision was quickly reversed amid what was no doubt a public outcry over the possibility […]

PALMER — More than 35 marijuana business license applications in Alaska’s reputed cannabis capital could be in limbo if a Matanuska-Susitna Borough proposal goes forward. The borough Assembly is expected to introduce a moratorium on cultivation and other commercial operations until after local elections in October. If introduced at the next Assembly meeting April 19, the […]

“Oregonians with a hunger for edibles will only have to wait another month or two to legally eat them,” said André Ourso, manager of the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program. Governor Kate Brown signed Senate Bill 1511 into law last week, allowing residents over the age of 21  to consume cannabis recreationally, with some caveats. One section of […]

BEND — Oregon officials say candies, cookies and beverages infused with the active ingredients in marijuana won’t be available for recreational consumers for another month or two. Last week, it became legal for recreational buyers age 21 or older to purchase low-dose edibles at medical marijuana dispensaries. First, however, the state must create rules for […]

Many cannabis consumers think that customizing their cannabis buzz is limited to the strains they have on their shelves, but temperature is an equally important factor. Think of temperature control as the key to unlocking whatever effects a strain can offer. A strain that’s high in CBD (non-psychoactive, relaxing, anti-epileptic), for example, must be heated […]

Meadow already lets you get a prescription for medical marijuana over video chat and order from a nearby shop that delivers. Now it wants to be the backbone of the weed business, too. Pot dispensaries can’t use standard point-of-sale or inventory software because they aren’t compliant with the industry’s strict regulations. So over the last year, since graduating […]

Still via VICE Canada’s ‘Daily VICE’ “You took Lu’s class? I’ve been coming here for a year, and I’m still afraid to take a Lu class!” the woman beside me said as she rolled out her yoga mat in preparation for the late-night class that was starting next. I had just finished my first ganja […]

Hilary Bricken Over the past month, I’ve received dozens of calls and emails from Floridians looking to take advantage of the new Amendment 2 if and when it passes in Florida this November. As I’ve previously written, Florida has a love/hate relationship with its marijuana law and rule-making. But this time, for a number of reasons (see this), I’m confident […]

Hilary Bricken Over the past month, I’ve received dozens of calls and emails from Floridians looking to take advantage of the new Amendment 2 if and when it passes in Florida this November. As I’ve previously written, Florida has a love/hate relationship with its marijuana law and rule-making. But this time, for a number of reasons (see this), I’m confident […]