June 13, 2018

It seems like every other day we learn about a new celebrity investing in a cannabis business or endorsing a brand. Just look at this ever-expanding list. Musicians Snoop Dogg  The Game  Kurupt  Gail Gotti  Method Man  Redman  Wiz Khalifa  Wu-Tang Clan’s Ghostface Killah Cypress Hill’s B-Real The Weeknd Julian Marley Stephen Marley Damian Marley Blues […]

With deep respect for Pastors Binion, Lewis and Loera, I am yet another Fresno pastor who strongly supports the medical marijuana tax resolution being proposed by Councilmembers Olivier, Baines, and Caprioglio. Some of my reasoning is practical. Regulating marijuana for medical use deters the black market and cuts off some sources of gang income. Then, […]

Congress must recognize the failures of the war on drugs and apologize to the individuals and communities that have been harmed in its wake, a new House resolution implores. The measure was introduced by Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ), a member of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) and co-chair of the Congressional Caucus on Black Women and […]

Uruguay became the first country in the world to fully legalize marijuana nationwide with a 2013 law, but now the South American country is struggling to meet customers’ demand. Legal pot officially went on sale in Uruguay last year, under regulations that cover everything from growing plants to purchase of the drug. Despite legalization, however, […]

With three weeks to go before recreational marijuana sales become legal in Massachusetts, a state commission gathered Wednesday to discuss the questions of operating under the influence. “Do we feel ready right now? No, we don’t,” Walpole Police Chief John Carmichael said. Carmichael is part of the Special Commission on Operating Under the Influence and […]

LAS VEGAS, June 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VITALIBIS, INC. (OTCQB:VCBD), a technology-based seller of premium, full spectrum phyto-cannabinoid rich (PCR) hemp oil products, along with personal care and certified organic nutritional products, today announced the launch of its “Pro-Programâ€�.  Marketing and sales within this program are focused on health professionals with offices servicing the […]

About 7000 cases of toxicities associated with synthetic cannabinoids (ie synthetic marijuana, K2, or Spice) are reported annually to US poison control centers, and that reportedly accounted for two-thirds of overall substance abuse between 2005 and 2011. Synthetic cannabinoids were first introduced in the United States in 2008 but have been used in Europe since 2004. […]