Marijuana

Females Are More Sensitive to Marijuana Than Males

Females Are More Sensitive to Marijuana Than Males

A new study conducted by Psychology professor Rebecca Craft at Washington State University has found that females are more sensitive to marijuana than males. Specifically, Craft found that female...
Philadelphia Will Be Largest US City to Decriminalize Marijuana

Philadelphia Will Be Largest US City to Decriminalize Marijuana

Mayor Michael Nutter has agreed to sign a bill into law that will decriminalize low level marijuana possession in the city of Philadelphia as long as the city council...
Black Hawk Helicopter Used to Airlift Marijuana Out of Illegal Grow in Colorado

Black Hawk Helicopter Used to Airlift Marijuana Out of Illegal Grow in Colorado

On Tuesday, the Army National Guard and Boulder County Colorado law enforcement airlifted bundles of marijuana plants out of South St. Vrain Canyon.  The plants were part of an...
Inmates Use Coffin as Cover to Smuggle Marijuana Into Jail

Inmates Use Coffin as Cover to Smuggle Marijuana Into Jail

Two inmates at the Biibb County LEC in Macon, Georgia tried to use a funeral as a hand off point for smuggling marijuana into jail. Nekoase Vinson and Henry...
US Government to Increase Marijuana Grows

US Government to Increase Marijuana Grows

Some may be shocked to learn that the federal government grows its own marijuana, given the fact that it has been classified as a dangerous substance by the Controlled...
THC Compound Could Slow Alzheimer’s Disease

THC Compound Could Slow Alzheimer’s Disease

A study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease reported that a marijuana compound, delta-9-tetrahydocannabinol (THC) could slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. The study found that low doses...
US Coast Guard Recovers 900 Pounds of Marijuana Off Coast of Haiti

US Coast Guard Recovers 900 Pounds of Marijuana Off Coast of Haiti

The US Coast Guard intercepted a go-fast boat near Haiti that was carrying over 900 pounds of marijuana, valued at $800,000. The boat was discovered off of Haiti on...
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...
New Data Shows Underage Marijuana Use and Traffic Fatalities in CO Have Dropped Since Marijuana Was Legalized

New Data Shows Underage Marijuana Use and Traffic Fatalities in CO Have Dropped Since Marijuana Was Legalized

New Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) data shows that marijuana use among teens and traffic fatalities have dropped in the state, despite the legalization of marijuana...
$50,000 of Marijuana Stolen From Seattle Dispensary

$50,000 of Marijuana Stolen From Seattle Dispensary

On Wednesday, over $50,000 worth of marijuana was stolen from a medical marijuana dispensary in Seattle.  When police arrived at the sceneat 6:50 AM on Wednesday, they discovered a...