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High-strength skunk 'now dominates' UK cannabis market

"Almost all cannabis seized by police now comprises high-strength varieties, with outdoor-grown herbal strains and hashish barely found," The Guardian reports. The news is based on researchers analysin...

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Cronos cracks the Nasdaq, a first for Canadian cannabis

For the first time ever, shares of a Canadian cannabis producer started trading on the Nasdaq, in a move that could help validate the young sector in a major equities market. After getting approved to ...

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Curcio: Why I voted against medical cannabis bill, 'all-powerful' commi...

For the past three months, I have been studying the details and language of Representative Jeremy Faison's bill titled, the "Medical Cannabis Only Act" (HB 1749). While I have the utmost respect for my...

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What We Can Learn from the Man Who Ate Cannabis and Had a Meltdown High...

Is he onto something about edibles? The case is closed against Joseph D. Hudek IV, the 24-year-old man who had a meltdown on a Delta flight last July shortly after the plane took off from Seattle Tacom...

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Britain flooded with super-strength cannabis which could be driving men...

Nearly all cannabis on Britain's streets is now super-strength skunk that could be fuelling the rise in mental health problems, scientists have warned. Researchers at King’s College London tested almos...

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High-strength cannabis now dominates illegal market, study finds

Almost all cannabis seized by police now comprises high-strength varieties, with outdoor-grown herbal strains and hashish barely found, according to a new analysis. In the first study of its kind for 1...

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How Liberal Marin County Turned NIMBY on Cannabis | Leafly

In 1996, a few months before California voters passed Proposition 215, America’s first medical cannabis law, a blues singer named Lynnette Shaw opened the Marin Alliance for Medical Marijuana dispensar...

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Judge Rejects Lawsuit Seeking to Legalize Marijuana Nationwide

A federal judge in New York tossed out a sweeping lawsuit Monday that sought to make marijuana legal under federal law , ruling that the plaintiffs had failed to take the necessary first step of asking...

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Why a Federal Judge Dismissed a Lawsuit That Would Have Legalized Marij...

By Tom Huddleston Jr. The plaintiffs in the case included former NFL player Marvin Washington, along with a 12-year-old girl who uses medical marijuana to treat her chronic epilepsy and others who used...

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With assist from House Speaker Beth Harwell, medical cannabis bill adva...

Legislation that would permit medical cannabis in Tennessee made it through an early hurdle thanks to a tie-breaking vote from House Speaker Beth Harwell Tuesday in a key House committee.  With a 4-3 v...

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Pot parties: how legalized weed is fueling new kinds of fun

Coco Ono , wearing only hot pants and pot-leaf pasties, prepared an overstuffed and dripping peanut butter sandwich and suggestively ate it on stage. In front of a less supportive crowd, her cabaret pe...

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Molson Coors: Legalized Marijuana May Hurt Our Beer Sales

Molson Coors Brewing Co. ( TAP ) voiced concerns about the potential impact that cannabis legalization could have on its beer sales, according to a report by the Cannabist . Although it has been a slow...

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'Cannabis Candidate' for 5th Congressional District smokes marijuana in...

Former FBI operative and United States diplomat Benjamin Thomas Wolf keeps his medals and credentials at his Ukrainian Village campaign office — along with joints of marijuana. “As a cannabis user, I t...

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Legalizing marijuana, other pot proposals await action in Maryland Gene...

The Maryland General Assembly is considering putting the legalization of marijuana for recreational use on the ballot this fall. The Maryland General Assembly is considering putting the legalization of...

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American Canyon leaders reject cannabis dispensaries, backyard cultivat...

AMERICAN CANYON -- The American Canyon City Council has begun shaping its proposed ordinance on recreational marijuana activities by expressing support for home delivery and allowing indoor cultivation...

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A marijuana startup is listing on a major US stock exchange for the fir...

Nasdaq is seeing green. Cronos Group will become the first marijuana company to trade on a major US stock exchange. The company owns and operates businesses that are licensed to grow and sell weed in C...

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Denver approves first social marijuana license, allowing vaping and edi...

And now it becomes the first test case — with more soon to follow. Another application has come in for a marijuana spa in Capitol Hill , and city licensing officials have heard from other interested ap...

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Obesity is a greater threat for millennials than cannabis. It's absurd ...

Seven out of 10 millennials are now expected to be “overweight or obese” by their late 30s – compared with an already alarming half of baby-boomers. The well-documented burden on the NHS from type 2 di...