Cannabis in the news
5 things to know about driving on marijuana
The legalization of recreational marijuana in two states Colorado and Washington and medical marijuana in more than 20 others has raised concern that there will be more drivers stoned behind the wheel. ...
dicentra Demystifies Medical Marijuana Regulations in Canada With a How-to Webinar on Profiting From the 3.1 Billion ...
Medical marijuana has become big business in Canada. dicentra's online webinar deciphers the medical marijuana production licensing under the new Canadian regulations. The goal: to help entrepreneurs and ...
Medical marijuana program leads to cultivation site competition in Metro East
Wood River, St. Clair County both vying for area's lone cannabis cultivation site.
Colorado medical-marijuana caregiver rules could pinch young patients
Dozens of families who moved to Colorado to treat their severely disabled children with a special kind of marijuana could lose access to the treatment under new rules proposed by the state health department.
Medical pot supporters low on funds
With the primaries over, Florida voters will be focusing on the November ballot and political action committees will be spending millions of dollars on advertising to help sway them.
Applications up, approvals slow for Health Canada medical marijuana licences
The number of Canadian firms applying for lucrative medical marijuana licences has topped 1,000, as a so-called "greenrush" continues to overwhelm Health Canada. Health Canada says that as of Aug. 25, it had received 1,009 formal licence applications to grow medical weed since a call for proposals was issued last year, with 462 returned as incomplete, 201 rejected and 32 withdrawn. Some 13 ...
Princeton worker put on leave over medical pot
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) A Princeton University employee and marijuana legalization activist who said he was told to choose between his job and using medical marijuana is on paid leave as the university works to figure out accommodations for his disability.
John Morgan's Profanity-Laced Medical Marijuana Speech Gets Notice
John Morgan, the leader of a campaign to pass a constitutional amendment to legalize medical marijuana, made his case to an audience Thursday during a forum at Lakeland's Harrison School of the Arts.
Colorado's missing marijuana taxes
Colorado is missing $21.5 million in pot taxes. Voters legalized retail marijuana (pot for everyone, not just medical patients) in 2012. And they were told the state would pull in $33.5 million from two ...
Seattle City Council unanimously approves medical marijuana extension
The Seattle City Council unanimously approved an extension Tuesday for medical pot businesses that would allow them to continue to operate after Jan. 1, 2015, the current deadline for businesses to obtain a state-issued license and comply with Seattle code.