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All The Latest News Regarding Cannabis From Around The Globe

In its raw state, pot’s main compound tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (THCa) is not psychotropic and cannot get you stoned. If you want to release weed’s psychoactive properties, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), you need to light it on fire via some implement of...
We typically don’t need a reason to smoke pot. However, the choices we’ve ended up with for POTUS this time around have left us feeling the need to smoke tons of weed, especially on election day. We’ve listed the four...
Is your vehicle in need of new tires? Well, if so, you might want to consider leaving Discount Tire Co. off your list of choices. And why? Because they recently donated $1 million to the chief campaign hell bent...
I think Denver, Colorado could easily be named as our nation’s capitol of cannabis simply for the fact that they were the first to legalize weed for recreational use. However, it looks as if Washington may be trying to...
It’s that time of year once again when the dead walk among the living… Oh, wait, that happens like everyday at Walmart. However, the leaves are losing their pigment and starting to fall which means it’s almost time for...
A recent report shows the amount of people that are arrested for the possession of small amounts of cannabis exceeded that of all violent crime arrests in 2015. That information is staggering, to say the least. But, when you...
The cannabis industry is continuing to grow like a weed, which means there’s a bud-load of opportunities for those looking to start their own small, or large, pot-related business. However, there may be a few of you that are dying...
The state parliament in Queensland, Australia has passed a bill that will permit persons of any age that suffer from certain ailments to use cannabis as a medicine. The bill, Public Health (Medicinal Cannabis) Bill 2016, survived the state parliament’s...
A report from the United Kingdom’s government says cannabis does indeed have some medicinal health benefits. A bureau of the U.K.’s government, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), has concluded via a study that Cannabidiol (CBD) displays a “restoring,...
Lupus is a chronic, autoimmune disease that triggers the immune system to fail and it goes after healthy cells and tissues and can damage many different parts of the body. What Induces The Ailment? The disease mostly affects women, although,...
Weed rapper extraordinaire, Snoop Dogg, wants to help folks in the Great White North get lifted through a business venture that involves expanding his newly-launched pot imperium to Canada. It’s reported that Snoop is teaming up with the country’s largest...
Aurora, Colorado is using over $3 million in tax revenue generated via legal marijuana sales to help feed and shelter homeless people in their city. The state’s third largest city is slated to use over a third of the $4.5...
A group of former and current players in the National Football League has taken the initiative to fund a study that will examine the use of cannabis oil as an alternative to using opioids to manage pain. As most of...
Researchers discovered 13 cannabis plants in an ancient tomb in northern China, which suggests that prehistoric central Eurasians used the beneficial drug for medical purposes and rituals. The research team exhumed the prehistoric pot from a tomb in the Jiayi...
Tennessee’s second largest city, Memphis, has joined the state’s largest city, Nashville, in passing an ordinance that would decrease the penalties for those caught possessing pot within city limits. On Tuesday, the Memphis City Council approved the measure in question...
Those of us that are in-the-know are fully informed about where the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) stands regarding the medicinal properties of weed. And it’s a less than stellar position, to say the least, but at least we’re clear...
UFC Welterweight fighter, Nick Diaz, has never been shy about his love for cannabis. In fact, he was just recently released from an 18-month suspension that was issued via the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) after the fighter tested...
Have you ever had a case of the munchies to the point that you felt like you could eat your weight in food? Yeah, us too. But have you ever been hungry enough to consume a 4-pound taco in...
State officials in Connecticut would like for its universities, state-licensed cannabis producers, and medical institutions to examine the plant’s medicinal properties.   The state is currently taking proposals for any cannabis-related research projects. Said proposals will undergo serious scrutiny via an...