Former Obama Staffer Begs Sessions to Crack Down on Legalization

Even if you’ve never met a diehard drug warrior or a former Capitol Hill staffer, chances are there’s someone like Kevin Sabet in your life.

An increasingly long while ago now, during the first two years of Barack Obama’s first Read the article

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The Art of Potography

High Times has produced some of the most remarkable cannabis photography the world has ever seen. This is all the more impressive considering that the High Times centerfold started out as a satire of Playboy. In fact, our very … Read the article

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7 Companies Interested in Testing North Dakota’s Medical Marijuana

BY BLAKE NICHOLSON
ASSOCIATED PRESS

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Seven companies with experience in other states have expressed interest in testing medical marijuana in North Dakota, which is setting up a system for the drug approved by voters last year.Read the article

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Connect with Puerto Rico’s medical cannabis and upcoming hemp industry! Learn about business opportunities and connect with local and international industry leaders such as Ryan Douglas from USA and Bruce Perlowin from USA! GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! Book today and … Read the article

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Climate of Fear

(The following story was originally published in the Summer 2017 issue of SunGrower and Greenhouse) In the new packaging room at the Sticky Budz farm and processing facility outside Yakima, Washington, two women monitor a machine that hums and clanks … Read the article

Brand New Study Confirms Young Kidneys Aren’t Affected By Cannabis

Young Kidneys Not hero Brand New Study Confirms Young Kidneys Arent Affected By Cannabis

Even the most committed cannabis enthusiasts wonder what the effects of smoking weed may have on specific organs, with the lungs, respiratory system and brain being among the most pinpointed for research. But as the wave of cannabis studies … Read the article

Israeli, Canadian firms partner to run four US marijuana facilities

An Israeli medical marijuana company is teaming up with a Canadian firm with the goal of opening four MMJ production facilities in the United States.

Israel-based Panaxia and the Canadian Bioceutical Corp. have signed a contract in which CBC will … Read the article

Cannabis content site raises $4.1 million with NFL legend’s help

Marijuana content website Herb has raised $4.1 million in seed funding from a group of investors that includes Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana.

Herb – which focuses on how-to video content along with news articles and other information – … Read the article

Maryland MMJ licensee faces federal discrimination suit

The owner of a recently licensed medical marijuana dispensary in Maryland is under federal investigation for workplace discrimination stemming from a previous business, a situation the state’s embattled medical marijuana commission had no knowledge of.

According to the Capital Gazette, … Read the article

Montana’s largest city bans medical marijuana dispensaries

Although medical marijuana advocates had hoped for an industry renaissance in Montana after a ballot-box victory in November, at least one major municipality isn’t having it.

The Billings City Council voted to ban medical cannabis dispensaries, meaning the industry … Read the article