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Governor-Turned-Marijuana Businessman Claims Marijuana Can Cure Ebola

Governor-Turned-Marijuana Businessman Claims Marijuana Can Cure Ebola

Former New Mexico Governor and Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson, who now owns Cannabis Sativa, made claims on Fox Business Network Monday that marijuana can cure Ebola. During the...
Customers Complain Hermes Birkin Bags Smell Like Skunky Weed

Customers Complain Hermes Birkin Bags Smell Like Skunky Weed

Customers who have paid up to $20,000 for a Hermes Birkin bag are complaining that the new bags smell like skunky marijuana.  Staff of the luxury purse company claim...
Study Claims Teen Marijuana Use Could Lead to Issues Later in Life

Study Claims Teen Marijuana Use Could Lead to Issues Later in Life

A new study released by the National Drug and Alcohol Research Center, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, claims that regular marijuana use during adolescence is strongly and...
Majority of Alberta Canada Voters Support Marijuana Legalization

Majority of Alberta Canada Voters Support Marijuana Legalization

A new poll, conducted by Insights West, has found that 52% of Alberta, Canada residents support marijuana legalization.  Only 42% of voters oppose legalization. By comparison, only 5% of...
Jackie Chan’s Son Could Face Execution in China For Marijuana Possession

Jackie Chan’s Son Could Face Execution in China For Marijuana Possession

Chinese actor and singer Jaycee CHan, son of action-actor Jackie Chan, has been arrested in Beijing for marijuana consumption and possession.  Chan was arrested and tested positive for marijuana...
Canada Physician Groups Refuse to Join Anti-Marijuana Campaign

Canada Physician Groups Refuse to Join Anti-Marijuana Campaign

Three of Canada’s doctor groups, which represent 80,000 physicians, have refused to support an anti-marijuana campaign proposed by the federal government. The groups are the College of Family Physicians...
UN Claims More Americans Are Using Marijuana

UN Claims More Americans Are Using Marijuana

A newly released UN report claims that more Americans are consuming marijuana, and more are seeking treatment for help with their marijuana use. The UN Office on Drugs and...
Pope Francis Speaks Out Against Marijuana

Pope Francis Speaks Out Against Marijuana

Pope Francis has been called “radical” in his approach over his first year of his papacy.  When asked about gay rights the pope answered, “who am I to judge?” ...
Jamaica May Decriminalize Marijuana

Jamaica May Decriminalize Marijuana

Jamaica may have a reputation for strong weed, but marijuana isn’t actually legal there–yet.  After months of debate, Jamaica’s parliament is planning to vote this fall on a proposal...
Uruguay Releases Legal Marijuana Regulations

Uruguay Releases Legal Marijuana Regulations

On Tuesday, Uruguay published new regulations for the country’s legal marijuana industry based on legislation passed in December.  Uruguay is now the first country in the world to fully...