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Legal Marijuana

Adult-Use Marijuana Is a 'No-Brainer' for Two Florida Lawmakers but Just a 'No' for Most

Florida, home to strip mall "pill mills" for quickie opioid prescriptions, stubbornly refuses to consider legalizing marijuana for adults.
Cannabis Insider

Cannabis Chew? Yep, It's a Thing And It Just Might Be Revolutionary

How a couple of savvy entrepreneurs discovered a new, and possibly improved, way to consume cannabis.
Market Watch

5 Big Predictions for Cannabis This Year

Big pharma, microdosing and inter-state commerce are among some trends to watch.
week in weed

This Week in Weed: You Won't Believe Our Last Story!

A first for New England, MedMen gets booted, and a story I still can't believe is true.
CBD

CBD: Hazy Regulations, Huge Rewards Lure Entrepreneurs

The market for CBD is booming in a gray area of the law. Little is clear except there is a lot of money to be made.
Legal Marijuana

Presidential Candidates Back Marijuana Justice Act, But What Would It Do?

The bill would end the War on Drugs and allot funds to repair the damage it caused low-income communities.
Cannabis

Federal Regulators Are Blocking the Cannabis Boom but Congress Keeps Them In the Way

The Federal Reserve and FDA want Congress to clarify how to regulate a product that, strictly speaking, is prohibited.
Legal Marijuana

Volunteer Coders Partner With San Francisco to Clear 9,300 Marijuana Arrest Records

People arrested with a joint long ago were saddled with criminal records for decades.
CBD

Move Aside, CBD: New Data Finds THC Is the Real Medicine in Medical Marijuana

CBD is marketed as a cure for what ails you but actual medical marijuana patients say it's THC that relieves pain.
week in weed

This Week in Weed: Whole Foods Will Sell Weed! (One Day...)

Whole Foods wants in, an on-demand weed company expands, and Leafly gets a new CEO. It's the Week in Weed.
Legalize It

Will New Mexico Be The Next To Legalize?

The state senate has quietly kicked the process into high gear.
CBD

Why the CBD Market Is Likely to Boom for Many Years

Consumer enthusiasm for CBD is based on facts that are only growing more convincing.
cannabis industry

6 Hottest Cannabis Products in 2019

Sales for these cannabis products are growing faster than ever.
Medicine

Can a Cannabis-Based Drug Help Treat Dementia?

An important new study out of the UK will test Sativex's effectiveness on patients suffering from Alzheimer's Disease.
Mainstreaming Marijuana

Martha Stewart Living the CBD Life

The announcement from the original lifestyle guru pushes cannabis further into the mainstream.