October 30, 2018

The DEA’s surprising shift on marijuana could keep a booming $1 billion industry in check, experts say

A new drug derived from marijuana led to a landmark change in the US government's stance on cannabis in late...
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October 30, 2018

VC firms of Kevin Durant and Snoop Dogg back Dutchie, a new cannabis delivery service

Ross Lipson, the chief executive officer and co-founder of the on-demand marijuana and cannabis delivery service, Dutchie, had thought he...
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October 30, 2018

Tesla shares crash after Elon Musk smokes joint on live web show

Musk calls the Guardian the world’s ‘most insufferable newspaper’, as two senior executives quit Tesla as market value falls 6%...
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October 30, 2018

US Senate Candidate Gary Johnson Admits to Involvement in Cannabis Industry

Libertarian Senate candidate Gary Johnson recently disclosed a number of financial ties to the legal cannabis industry. Given Johnson’s pro-legalization...
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September 19, 2018 / news & events

Lawmaker Presses Trump Official On Banning Canadians From US For Marijuana

Lawmaker Presses Trump Official On Banning Canadians From US For Marijuana In the wake of reports that the U.S. federal...
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August 27, 2018 / news & events

‘We’ve Lost Too Many Lives To The Opioid Epidemic,’ DEA Pushes For More Medical Marijuana Research

'We've Lost Too Many Lives To The Opioid Epidemic,' DEA Pushes For More Medical Marijuana Research The DEA is finally...
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August 27, 2018 / news & events

Wells Fargo stops banking with Nikki Fried over medical marijuana

Wells Fargo stops banking with Nikki Fried over medical marijuana TALLAHASSEE – Wells Fargo required Nikki Fried, a Democratic candidate...
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August 27, 2018 / news & events

Wells Fargo Closes Florida Politician’s Account Due To Marijuana Donations

Wells Fargo Closes Florida Politician's Account Due To Marijuana Donations It's well known that many banks are reluctant to open accounts...
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August 27, 2018 / news & events

More Women Are Using Pot During Pregnancy. Here’s One Reason Why

More Women Are Using Pot During Pregnancy. Here's One Reason Why It's becoming more common for pregnant women to use pot...
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July 12, 2018 / news & events

Coming soon to a lab near you? Genetically modified cannabis

Scientists might be able to draw from new sources of cannabis compounds for research. Legal hurdles to exploring marijuana’s medicinal properties might soon fall in the wake of the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) first approval of a cannabis-derived drug.
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July 10, 2018 / news & events

Senate passes farm bill, setting up food stamp battle with the House

The Senate on Thursday easily passed its farm bill by a vote of 86-11, clearing the way for a conference committee to reconcile differences with the House's version of the sweeping agriculture and nutrition legislation.
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July 10, 2018 / news & events

Dr. Sanjay Gupta to Jeff Sessions: Medical marijuana could save many addicted to opioids

I feel obligated to share the results of my five-year-long investigation into the medical benefits of the cannabis plant. Before I started this worldwide, in-depth investigation, I was not particularly impressed by the results of medical marijuana.
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