Category Archives: Cannabis

Head of VA suggests using medical marijuana to treat PTSD – Bravo

Head of VA suggests using medical marijuana to treat PTSD – UPI.com “May 31 (UPI) — Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin on Wednesday said he is open to expanding the use of medical marijuana to treat soldiers with … Continue reading

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Digging into the details of Canada’s new law legalizing marijuana nationwide

Digging into the details of Canada’s new law legalizing marijuana nationwide “The bill’s backers framed it as an effort to reduce adolescent drug use and take profits out of the black market. “Criminal prohibition has failed to protect our kids … Continue reading

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Israel moves towards decriminalizing marijuana

Israel moves towards decriminalizing marijuana – CBS News “Israeli media say Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Cabinet has approved a measure that would reduce penalties for possession of marijuana. If caught, smokers would pay a fine, instead of facing criminal charges. … Continue reading

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Senators urge Sessions not to crack down on marijuana

“With the Trump administration suddenly sending what appear to be mixed signals on marijuana, a group of senators — mostly Democrats — are urging the new White House not to crack down on legal weed. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Lisa … Continue reading

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Pot March – Where Left & Right Get Tight

Pot Protesters Welcome President Trump With 4,200 Joints – Reason.com “The only place in town Trump supporters and Trump protesters could be found doing something together on inauguration day is “waiting in line for marijuana,” says Adam Eidinger, co-founder of DCMJ, … Continue reading

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Drug catapult found attached to Mexican side of US border fence

Two bundles of marijuana weighing more than 47 pounds combined were found nearby. Source: Drug catapult found attached to Mexican side of US border fence | Fox News

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UK set for cannabis boom

The UK could become the world’s biggest grower and processor of cannabis plants destined for use in prescription medications after one of the country’s most promising biotechs announced plans to ramp up its production of the plant. Source: UK set … Continue reading

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