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 Corner Credit Union could open as early as January 1.  It must obtain insurance from the National Credit Union Administration, but can operate while a decision is b...

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. In the two-story house, undercover officers found close to 300 marijuana plants growing in all four bedrooms. Neighbors had an idea that something strange was up, but they never suspected a larg...

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.  Now that marijuana is legal in Washington, these three women decided to give smoking weed a try. The three women first grapple with how to use a bong and don't like the smell or burning in their lungs.  But they don't give up, even encou...

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 Ron Gold last month, Harris is making it clear that she is "not opposed" to marijuana legalization. "I am not opposed to the legalization of marijuana. I'm the top cop, and so...

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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...
Congress Will Probably Allow Marijuana Legalization in Washington DC

Congress Will Probably Allow Marijuana Legalization in Washington DC

At a press conference Thursday, Washington DC’s congressional delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton encouraged Congress to respect the will of voters and allow marijuana legalization to pass.  Norton was joined...
Maryland Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Regulations

Maryland Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Regulations

On Thursday, a Maryland commission approved regulations to establish a medical marijuana system in the state.  The regulations will now be presented to a legislative panel and the state’s...
UN Official Blasts New Marijuana Legalization in US

UN Official Blasts New Marijuana Legalization in US

Yury Fedotov, director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, is criticizing new recreational marijuana legalization in the United States in Oregon, Alaska, and Washington DC. Fedotov...
Portland’s Hempstalk Festival Denied Permit for 2015

Portland’s Hempstalk Festival Denied Permit for 2015

After hearing of marijuana legalization in Oregon, Portland parks officials sent a letter to Hempstalk Festival’s founder Paul Stanford, alerting him that his request for a permit for the...
Study Claims Marijuana Use Causes Changes to The Brain

Study Claims Marijuana Use Causes Changes to The Brain

A new study from the Center for Brain Health at the University of Texas in Dallas shows that the brains of marijuana users are different than the brains of...