Month Archives: March 2018

Marijuana

Op-ed: Hemp never belonged on the controlled-substances list

Attorney General Jeff Sessions does not like marijuana, and the feds could crack down on Colorado's booming industry at any time. But hemp has a powerful ally in Washington: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnel. It is past time for Washington to let farmers grow hemp without fear. The post Op-ed:...

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Efforts To Diversify Medical Marijuana in Maryland Move Forward

Legislators say that efforts to diversify medical marijuana in Maryland move forward after amendments to the bill are made. In January, a disparity study ordered by Gov. Larry Hogan determined that women and minorities lack representation in the industry. Currently, minorities own only one of the cannabis processing companies licensed by...

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Can You Get A Hangover From Weed?

Can you get a hangover from weed? Many individuals have experienced the phenomenon known as a “weed hangover,” while others have questioned if such thing really exists. It may not leave you with a raging headache and a nauseous stomach the next day. But cannabis can leave you feeling a...

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From horse to hemp: Colorado rancher eyes second calling

Known far and wide as "America's Most Trusted Horseman," last year Lyons turned his Colorado ranch into a hemp and CBD (Cannabidiol) oil facility. The post From horse to hemp: Colorado rancher eyes second calling appeared first on The Cannabist. Source link...

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What Would Shirju Do? March 30, 2018

This is your sneak preview of events and shows happening in Los Angeles for the upcoming week! No FOMO, no problem. I’m sick of people telling me, “Omg, I wish I knew about this, I would have gone!” My motto is to live in the moment and don’t let any...

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Concentrate Review: Sour Skittles by 91 Supreme

Sour Skittles is a nuanced and citrus-forward extract created from three superb strains. A powerhouse in the world of tasty concentrates, these terpenes-rich dabs lean hard on their sativa-dominant gene pool. Produced by the skillful extract artists at 91 Supreme, Sour Skittles is a succulent blend of Twisted Citrus (Sativa-...

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Georgia Moves Forward With Medical Marijuana Program Expansion

During the last day of the 2018 legislative session that lasted well into the night, Georgia moves forward with medical marijuana program expansion for patients. Last night the Georgia Senate approved an amended version of House Bill 65 (HB 65). That bill would add Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and intractable...

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Marijuana-friendly states want meeting with Jeff Sessions

California, Oregon and other marijuana-friendly states are seeking a meeting with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions in hopes of resolving the conflict between federal and state laws that has left the nation's cannabis industry in legal limbo. The post Marijuana-friendly states want meeting with Jeff Sessions appeared first on The...

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Oregon Dispensaries Cracking Down On Minors Trying To Buy Weed

Oregon is getting much stricter on its age restrictions for legal weed. In particular, state authorities have made the penalties for selling to minors much heavier—and dispensaries seem to be responding. With Oregon dispensaries cracking down on minors trying to buy weed, state authorities are optimistic that shops are adhering...

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Utah governor to oppose medical marijuana ballot initiative

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert said that he believe the proposal has major flaws and lacks safeguards for the growing and distribution of marijuana that “would potentially open the door to recreational use.” The post Utah governor to oppose medical marijuana ballot initiative appeared first on The Cannabist. Source link...

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