Shona Banda Sues State Over Son's Removal

Kansas marijuana advocate Shona Banda sues state over son’s removal

HIGHLIGHTSShona Banda is suing the state, other agenciesShe claims they violated her constitutional rights to parent her son, treat diseaseLawsuit: “Emerging awareness” of marijuana’s medicinal benefits establishes right to use The Garden City mother who...
Ines Cano (R) and her daughter Luna Valentina, who uses medical marijuana to treat the symptoms of refractory epilepsy, visit the Cannalivio cannabis lab near Medellin, Colombia on May 7, 2015 (AFP Photo/Raul Arboleda)

Colombia legalizes medical marijuana

Bogota (AFP) - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed a decree Tuesday legalizing and regulating medical marijuana, the latest softening of the country's hardline tactics in the war on drugs.In a nationally televised address,...
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Why Buying Cannabis Seeds with Bitcoin is Better

You should never have to compromise your right to privacy on the internet, especially when making online purchases, and bitcoin payments enable customers to purchase cannabis seeds under a cloak of total anonymity.Believe it...
Ohio Medical Marijuana Businesses

Ohio cities consider pot businesses, local implications

It will be two years before qualifying Ohioans can buy medical marijuana from dispensaries, but some communities are putting a stop to the practice before it’s started. A number of Ohio municipalities are taking steps...
Weed Brownie Recipe

Weed Brownie Recipe

By far the most well known edible, the "weed brownie", has a special spot in every stoner’s heart. Not only is it delicious, but it's relatively simple to make a batch that packs quite...
Southwest Cannabis Conference 2016

Medical marijuana supporters flock to Fort Worth

FORT WORTH -- It was a homecoming that even a 10-year-old girl with a big imagination couldn't quite foresee.On Sunday afternoon, medical marijuana user Alexis Bortell returned to Texas for the first time in...
Toronto Police Raid medical marijuana dispensaries

Anger after Toronto police raid dozens of marijuana shops

Marijuana dispensaries are in nebulous legal territory because while medical marijuana is legal across Canada, authorities say only sellers licensed by Health Canada, which distribute products via mail, are legal."Knowingly selling without a license...
Alabama approves Leni's law

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley signs medical cannabis oil bill

Gov. Robert Bentley has signed into law a bill to allow people with debilitating medical conditions to use cannabidiol, which is made from the same plant as marijuana.The bill, known as Leni's Law, expands...
US Map of Cannabis States

Saturday’s State Spotlight – Florida

With the introduction of the new weekly column, Saturday State Spotlight, our first state that we are going to take a look at is Florida.Brief History of FloridaLet's begin by taking a brief look...
Colorado Cannabis Clubs

Other communities mulling cannabis club conundrum faced by Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs isn't alone in banning cannabis clubs. Washington state did so last summer, and Portland, Ore., followed suit this month.Englewood, Colo., was set to ban them but decided to extend its moratorium to...