Marijuana Policy Project Releases "Consume Responsibly" Marijuana Ads

The Marijuana Policy Project has released new billboards in Colorado and Washington state encouraging marijuana users to "consume responsibly." The ads address marijuana opponents' concerns that marijuana edibles are difficult to regulate and that they can accidentally wind up in the hands of unsuspecting children. The new ad shows a child peeking over a kitchen counter at w...

Bill Would Allow VA to Recommend Medical Marijuana for Veterans

The Veterans Equal Access Act was introduced by two US Representatives who hope to allow medical staff within the Veterans Affairs system enroll patients in medical marijuana programs in states where it is legal. Currently, VA staffers are unable to recommend medical marijuana to veterans because the staffers are federal employees. The newly proposed legislation would help v...

Vancouver's Marijuana Museum Collection to Move to Detroit

Vancouver, Canada's Herb Museum is closing its doors after 10 years of service.  The museum's collection of marijuana related memorabilia has been sold to a group in Detroit who plan to incorporate it into a larger cannabis-related museum in Michigan. The museum cost $2.50 to tour and contained over 1,200 marijuana related artifacts. The museum is closing down in order t...

New Jersey Approves Fourth Medical Marijuana Dispensary

New Jersey officials have approved a fourth medical marijuana dispensary to start preparing to sell medical marijuana to patients. The Breakwater Alternative Treatment Center has been issued a permit to open in Cranbury Township. New Jersey legalized medical marijuana five years ago but has been slow to establish dispensaries to provide medicine to patients. The first dispen...

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Bill Would Allow Marijuana Businesses to Benefit From Tax Laws

Bill Would Allow Marijuana Businesses to Benefit From Tax Laws

The Small Business Tax Equity Act has been introduced by Representative Earl Blumenauer. This bill would allow state-licensed marijuana businesses to be exempt from Internal Revenue Code 280E, which...
Colorado Creates First Marijuana Credit Union

Colorado Creates First Marijuana Credit Union

Colorado’s Division of Financial Services has issued a credit-union charter that would create the first ever financial institution geared directly toward handling the finances of marijuana businesses. The Fourth...
Houston Deputies Conduct $1.5 Million Marijuana Bust

Houston Deputies Conduct $1.5 Million Marijuana Bust

Sheriff’s Deputies in Harris County, Texas conducted a marijuana raid Wednesday and discovered over $1.5 million worth of cannabis plants. The raid was at a home in a subdivision....
Watch: Three Adorable Grandmas Get High For The First Time

Watch: Three Adorable Grandmas Get High For The First Time

They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, but it turns out you CAN find three old grandmas who want to try pot for the first time. ...
California Attorney General Calls Marijuana Legalization “Inevitable”

California Attorney General Calls Marijuana Legalization “Inevitable”

California Attorney General Kamala Harris has stated that there is a “certain inevitability” about legalizing marijuana in the Golden State.  Despite the fact that she beat out pro-marijuana candidate...
Bob Marley Attached to First Global Marijuana Brand

Bob Marley Attached to First Global Marijuana Brand

With marijuana becoming more mainstream by the day, it seems only fitting that Bob Marley, the world’s most famous reggae singer and cannabis legalization champion, be attached to what’s...
New Study Confirms Marijuana Can Shrink Brain Cancer

New Study Confirms Marijuana Can Shrink Brain Cancer

A new study from the Oncology Department at St. George’s University in London has found that THC and cannabidiol (CBD) can drastically reduce the size of brain tumors for...
Medical Marijuana Oil Bill Filed in Georgia

Medical Marijuana Oil Bill Filed in Georgia

On Monday, Georgia Representative Allen Peake filed House Bill 1, which would allow patients to use cannabis oil to treat seizure disorders in both children and adults. Monday was...
Nevada’s Medical Marijuana Reciprocity Could Lead to New Level of Tourism

Nevada’s Medical Marijuana Reciprocity Could Lead to New Level of Tourism

Starting in early 2015, Nevada’s medical marijuana program will feature a reciprocity agreement which allows medical marijuana patients with recommendations from other states to purchase their medicine in Nevada....
Second Hand Marijuana Smoke Could Impact Blood Vessels

Second Hand Marijuana Smoke Could Impact Blood Vessels

According to a new study from the the Department on Cardiology at UCLA, second hand marijuana smoke could negatively impact blood vessels.  The study was presented at the American...