Canada is expected to become the first G7 nation to fully legalize marijuana by Friday, fulfilling a 2015 campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. On Monday, Ottawa’s House of Commons voted 205 to 82 to send the legislation back to the Senate after accepting all but 13 of the 46 amendments proposed by the upper […]
(Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) “Prediction is very difficult, especially if it’s about the future.” – Danish physicist Neils Bohr Ever since President Donald Trump said ahead of the G-7 summit in Canada that he would “probably” support a measure designed to legalize marijuana nationwide, the jibber-jabber pulsing through the American media has leaned toward the […]
Canada’s House of Commons voted to legalize recreational marijuana use, sending the bill to the Senate. In this photo from April 20, smoke rises during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario. Chris Wattie/Reuters …read more at https://www.npr.org/2018/06/19/621422290/canadas-house-votes-to-legalize-marijuana-sending-bill-to-senate
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Health department will recommend New York legalizes recreational marijuana, local expert weighs in Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. . (AP Photo/Andrew Selsky, File) [ + – ] Video …read more at http://www.wivb.com/news/local-news/health-department-will-recommend-new-york-legalizes-recreational-marijuana/1247033223
Massachusetts regulators are expected to vote Thursday on the state’s first-ever recreational marijuana license. The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has scheduled a hearing on an application from Sira Naturals for its cultivation facility in Milford, according to a meeting agenda posted Tuesday. Sira already grows marijuana there for its three medical cannabis dispensaries. If the […]
Pascal Biosciences (TSXV:PAS) has announced that it has been licensed by the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to conduct and research development on cannabinoids. As quoted in the press release: Pascal is also pleased to renew the UBC collaboration and continue financial support of Dr. Wilfred Jefferies’ laboratory at the Michael Smith Laboratories. Pascal is […]
Holy writ aside, money is power. Kaitlyn Flannagan for Observer Whether Utah qualifies as America’s resident theocracy (as its founders intended) is a subject of debate, but no reasonable person can deny the significant power wielded there by the Mormon church. In state politics, the church’s presence looms in a way Amazon or the Koch brothers do elsewhere. In […]
With recreational cannabis legalization coming to more and more places, weed tourism is becoming a thing. And along with that, ganjapreneurs are getting real creative about how to incorporate the herb into different experiences. Here are some of the craziest ones available now. 1. Smokin’ Spa Weed tourism would not be complete without a trip […]
As Canada comes close to legalizing recreational marijuana, cannabis stocks have witnessed a sudden surge in their valuation. Despite the vast upside opportunity for pot stocks, the opening up of the recreational marijuana market may be faced with regulatory hardships, just like the tobacco industry. However, the investors seem to be positive about these stocks, […]
CLOSE What are some of the pros and cons of legalizing marijuana in the state? Michael W. Curley, Jr./NorthJersey.com Dispensary technician Niko Gallina, left, speaks with Richard Kavanagh of Toms River about the strains of cannabis available at the Harmony Dispensary in Secaucus, Monday, June 18, 2018.(Photo: Chris Monroe/Special to NorthJersey.com) The state’s newest medical […]
In a widely expected move, an appellate court Monday refused to lift a stay on a Tallahassee judge’s ruling that would allow patients to smoke medical marijuana if their doctors approve it. The First District Court of Appeal’s decision means that patients will continue to be barred from legally smoking medical marijuana for the foreseeable […]
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