A group opposed to the legalization of marijuana on Tuesday unveiled a tool to track industry donations to federal candidates.  Smart Approaches to Marijuana, or SAM, is the first major opposition group to attempt to quantify the industry’s federal-level lobbying efforts,a sign of the growing profile of the legalization movement. It also marks a gradual shift in focus from […]

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Several states legalized either recreational or medical marijuana use in 2018, including Vermont, Michigan, Utah, and Missouri. Those measures brought to 10 the number of states where cannabis use has been made legal for recreational purposes (along with the District of Columbia), and 33 states now have full medicinal marijuana programs, according to the National […]

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New Jersey isn’t the only state looking to legalize marijuana. New York is trying to beat us to the punch. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling on his Legislature to fast-track legislation so pot smoking can be approved by the beginning of April. If New York winds up offering legal weed before New Jersey, some […]

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Greenville City Councilwoman Sylvia Warner, left, expresses her thoughts during the Jan. 15 City Council meeting on voting “yes” to opt out of allowing recreational marijuana establishments in the city as Councilman Larry Moss listens. — DN Photo | Cory Smith Following suit with many other Michigan communities, Montcalm County’s largest municipality is prohibiting the […]

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Last year’s tax season had just ended when certified public accountants Travis Phillips and Alan King sat down for lunch, reflecting on the year. They began discussing emerging industries, contemplating their passions and the future. Phillips, an avid gardener who likes hands-on projects, had been interested in the cannabis industry for a decade. He watched […]

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By P Surat, Ph.D. Cannabidiol (CBD) was initially discovered as a medication to treat Dravet syndrome, but is now used extensively to treat several medical and lifestyle disorders in addition to being used as recreational drug. One of the popular modes in which is available is CBD oil. There are several producers and distributers of […]

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TEL AVIV, Israel and BETHESDA, Maryland, Jan. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCQB: CNBX), a leader in personalized cannabinoid medicine focused on cancer and its side effects, announced that Mr. Eyal Barad, Co-Founder and CEO, and Dr. Eyal Ballan, Co-Founder and CTO, will be in Davos, Switzerland in January, 2019. They will attend the […]

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Grasping the complex interaction between the immune system and cannabis might be complicated at first, but the whole topic becomes much clearer once you become familiar with several important facts. In order to fully understand how cannabis affects the immune system, we first need to get acquainted with the endocannabinoid system. The endocannabinoid system (ECS) […]

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