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Why Seniors Are Turning to Cannabis for Their Health Woes

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Why Seniors Are Turning to Cannabis for Their Health Woes More and more states are legalizing marijuana for medical applications every year, in spite of the fact that the federal government still classifies it as a Schedule 1 drug. People of all ages are increasingly turning to cannabis to help treat their health care woes.…

Smoke-Free Alternatives: A Breakdown of the Latest 2017 Cannabis Trends

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Gone are the days when the benefits of cannabis could only be obtained through smoking flower. Today scientists have devised a myriad of ways to enjoy the medicinal value of cannabis, including nasal, sublingual and topical delivery methods. These novel marijuana delivery technologies are growing in popularity as new demographics of consumers jump on board,…

Arkansas Warns MMJ Patients They Can’t Buy Guns

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There’s a battle brewing in the state of Arkansas over the right to bear arms while having a medical marijuana card. The duel between state law versus the federal law of the land is not new, Illinois has also issued warnings in the past. The issue at hand is that cannabis remains federally illegal and…

Jeff Sessions Sued in Lawsuit Challenging the Constitutionality of the Controlled Substances Act

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“Beleaguered” Attorney General Jeff Sessions was named a defendant today in a federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Controlled Substances Act as it pertains to Cannabis/Marijuana. This comes on the heels of our post about Sessions and his secret weapon against weed.  In a 90-page Complaint (which can be found at the bottom of…

Redhat Ralph Week 12: Summer Cannabis Events and Dispensary Touring

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This week includes the Oregon Cannabis Industry Meet-up at Prism House on Tuesday, the Fore Twenty Golf Tournament on Thursday, and the 30th Annual Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival from Friday, June 30 through Tuesday, July 4.  In between these gatherings is the continuation of my Dispensary Tour, continuing my wander east of the Willamette River.…

Jeff Sessions’ Secret Weapon Against Weed

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Most of us in the medical cannabis industry take for granted the protections against prosecution afforded by the 2004 Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment to the Federal Budget to Attorney General Jeff Sessions. These legal protections have been both wise and valuable, but presume an honest Attorney General will abide by both the intent, as well as the…

This Body Cam Footage Allegedly Shows A Baltimore Cop Planting Drugs

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After being alerted to body cam footage, which the public defender’s office says shows an officer planting drugs, both the police and prosecutors have launched investigations and reviews of more than 100 separate cases. It has also seen one officer suspended, and two others placed on administrative duty, and reviews of other cases in which the…

11 Forgotten Cartoons From Your Childhood That Will Make You Feel Old

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In the decade from 1987 to 1997, hundreds of cartoons were produced, with some being more popular than others. And while some shows – such as The Simpsons and South Park – are still running, most of the list didn’t make it past one season. That’s probably why you’ve forgotten some existed – and for good…

New Research Says CBD Oil Could Improve Symptoms Of HPV Vaccines

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The HPV (Human papillomavirus) vaccine has long been controversial due to its long list of serious side effects documented by the World Health Organization (WHO) which include, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS), Dysautonomic syndrome, autonomic neuropathy, multiple system atrophy and chronic fatigue. Researchers in Israel may have found that CBD-rich…

8 Amazing Weed Products Designed Specifically For Women

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If one thing’s for sure, it’s that women and weed belong together. Take the cannabis industry, for example. Here in the green scene, more ladies are landing executive positions than in any other business in the US. And when it comes to showing off your love for ganja, no one does it more proudly than…

10 Of This Week’s Funniest #WeedMemes From Instagram

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Instagram is famous for being the home to some of the most viral meme creators on the internet. This is definitely not limited to truly top notch cannabis themed memes. Here are 10 of this weeks funniest #WeedMemes from the creative minds of Instagram. 1. Listen to the soup Soup never lies A post shared by Mr.Herby (@the_weed_tings)…

More than $2 million in marijuana found in Detroit-bound Ford vehicles – WXYZ

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WXYZ More than $2 million in marijuana found in Detroit-bound Ford vehiclesWXYZDETROIT (WXYZ) – Immigration and Customs Enforcement found nearly 300 pounds of marijuana, worth more than $2 million hidden in Detroit-bound Ford and Lincoln vehicles. $1 million in marijuana found in brand new Ford Fusions. According to ICE, the …277 pounds of marijuana found in…

Medical marijuana dispensaries taking root in South Florida – Sun Sentinel

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Sun Sentinel Medical marijuana dispensaries taking root in South FloridaSun SentinelPatients seeking medical marijuana will soon have more places to get it in South Florida. The Palm Beach County Commission and the Dania Beach Commission agreed this week to allow medical marijuana dispensaries wherever pharmacies are allowed.Here’s where Ohio’s 60 medical marijuana dispensaries could be…

Why Seniors Are Turning to Cannabis for Their Health Woes

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Why Seniors Are Turning to Cannabis for Their Health Woes More and more states are legalizing marijuana for medical applications every year, in spite of the fact that the federal government still classifies it as a Schedule 1 drug. People of all ages are increasingly turning to cannabis to help treat their health care woes.…

How Jeff Sessions Could Crack Down on Legal Marijuana (And Why He Might Not) – TIME

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TIME How Jeff Sessions Could Crack Down on Legal Marijuana (And Why He Might Not)TIMEAttorney General Jeff Sessions is an outspoken critic of recreational marijuana, and he has the power to hobble cannabis sales in states where it’s legal. But for now, business owners and advocates say they don’t think he’ll actually do it. As…

Prominent marijuana magazine ‘High Times’ to go public – Las Vegas Review-Journal

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Las Vegas Review-Journal Prominent marijuana magazine ‘High Times’ to go publicLas Vegas Review-JournalThe publisher of marijuana enthusiast magazine “High Times” plans to take the company public, High Times Holding Corp announced Thursday, as an increasing number of U.S. states legalize the drug. Oreva Capital, which in June announced it had bought … and more » – Click…