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Crime fell near pot shops after marijuana was fully legalized, Colorado study shows

Crime fell near pot shops after marijuana was fully legalized, Colorado ... Bruce Barcott, senior editor of the pot news website Leafly, which is owned ... Original link

Along Ventura County's coast, cannabis CEO sees hotel opportunity

He came for the cannabis, but in the vast potential of Port Hueneme's beachfront he sees an opportunity of a different sort. On Monday night, Dan ... Original link
For the moment, the Triple M medical cannabis facility in Mashpee, Massachusetts is the only cannabis dispensary on Cape Cod. But that distinction is expected to change, as more companies look to establish both medicinal and recreational dispensaries
Can you alleviate the symptoms and reduce the effects of OCD with cannabis? Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a mental health condition that is often misunderstood and misrepresented by the public to some degree. Such misunderstandings may stem
Sniff and search is no longer the default for police in some of the 33 states that have legalized marijuana. Traditionally, an officer could use the merest whiff of weed to justify a warrantless vehicle search, and whatever turned up — pot, other kin
While the debate over New Jersey marijuana legalization has largely become a question of "will they or won't they," law enforcement officials are preparing for the most likely scenario. What if "they" don't legalize weed ... but a neighboring state d
With most types of gardening, you can get everything you need, soil, fertilizer, tools, solid growing advice, and the plants themselves, from one spot—a nursery. Cannabis, however, is anything but one-stop shopping. Deciding to grow is a big decision
Cannabis connoisseurs looking to get high on the sly may have a new option -- nearly “odourless” pot. CannabCo Pharmaceutical Corp., a Brampton, Ontario-based company awaiting a production licence from Health Canada, claims to have technology that vi
On Tuesday, D.C. Public Schools clarified its policy, telling News4 health professionals will administer medical marijuana to students in schools. It’s back-to-school season for D.C. students, but 11-year-old Zoey Carty isn’t able to join the other s
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Even though recreational cannabis use in New York state and therefore New York City still remains illegal, the Big Apple’s cannabis culture is very much alive and well. A study released last year by the German public relations and communications firm
Could new legislation or a federal marijuana banking law cause current banking and cannabis business restrictions to go up in smoke? While pending legislation may hint at the possibility, Arizona leaders say it might be slightly premature to bank on
It took years for advocates to get medical marijuana legalized in Missouri, but when it’s finally available in 2020, they may face an even tougher challenge: paying for it. Ashley Markum of Rogersville, Missouri, the mother of a young son who take CB
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) wants 3,200,000 grams of marijuana to be legally grown in the U.S. next year, the agency announced in a notice set to be published on Thursday. The more than 7,000 pounds of cannabis will be used in scientifi
No matter what your preference, you can say "I do" with your best bud with customized cannabis, and no, they don't charge by the ounce. There's something blooming in the Valley when it comes to wedding planning: brides using cannabis plants to arrang
New research utilizing a data-centric approach showed that marijuana significantly reduced the effects of these mental illnesses. Plenty of anecdotal evidence exists to suggest cannabis alleviates symptoms of anxiety, stress, and depression. In addit
True, the industry has not been a big adopter of new technologies. However, this should change soon as investors pour billions of dollars into the space. Just about every estimate shows that the cannabis industry will see strong long-term growth. Yet
The new cannabis course at Oakton Community College is far from the blow-off class one might imagine. Students don’t touch marijuana inside the classroom in Des Plaines. No one grows a plant, rolls a joint or smokes a bong. Instead, they learn about
When mainstream news outlets -- particularly those that lean conservative -- publish stories about marijuana, they still tend to perpetuate stereotypes about cannabis with depictions of lazy stoner culture and criminal activity, a new study found. “T
Regions like Niagara in Ontario and the Okanagan Valley in B.C. attract droves of international tourists each year for wine tastings, vineyard tours and fine dining, but not so much for cannabis. As the first G7 country to federally legalize cannabis
Other countries are passing laws to permit the production, import and export of medical marijuana but Colombia has a leg up because it did so three years ago. Patricia Santiago and her family were forced to flee their home near Colombia's Caribbean c
It's the first of its kind in Windsor. A cannabis cruise, set to sail along the Detroit River. Windsor River Cruises and Border City Entertainment are holding their first annual cannabis cruise. The three-hour event requires attendees to B.Y.O.C. (br
The amount of land on which U.S. farmers are licensed to grow hemp has more than quadrupled this year. That's according to a report released on Thursday by advocacy group Vote Hemp. Under the provisions of the 2014 Farm Bill, farmers have been able t
Marijuana use by U.S. college students in 2018 was the highest in 35 years, researchers report. Their survey of about 1,400 respondents, ages 19 to 22, found that about 43% of full-time college students said they used some form of marijuana at least
Nevada’s cannabis industry has broken a record for tax contributions — more than $100 million in revenue has been collected from dispensaries, cultivators, laboratories and producers in the fiscal year that just ended. Marijuana tax contributions hav
Top golfers take CBD for calmness, while Saracens locks George Kruis and Dominic Day were so impressed with it they launched their own business. The first time I saw Charley Hoffman play, you would not have looked at him twice. That was at the Master
Vermont has become known for high-quality, small-scale products like craft brew and artisan cheese. A group is now gearing up to do the same for weed. The nonprofit Vermont Growers Association will look to create a culture of THC cannabis cultivation