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Florida Discusses Lowering marijuana penalties

Editorial: Lower penalties for small amounts of marijuana

The Pinellas County Commission's unanimous decision this month to discuss lowering the penalty for possessing small amounts of marijuana is a positive step. Commissioners should study the issue carefully and come up with a...
Backcountry Cannabis Company

Green Dragon Cannabis buys Breckenridge dispensary

One of Breckenridge’s mainstay dispensaries, Backcountry Cannabis Club, sold its Airport Road dispensary to Denver-based cannabis chain Green Dragon Cannabis Co. It opened its doors at the location on Thursday, Dec. 31, and shop’s...
Thomas Jefferson University

Thomas Jefferson University Receives $3 Million Marijuana Research Grant

With a $3 million grant from Australian philanthropists Barry and Joy Lambert, Thomas Jefferson University has established a new medical center for cannabis education and research. The new facility, officially named The Lambert Center...
Beth Harwell

Tennessee gubernatorial candidate looks to legalize medical marijuana

NASHVILLE, Tenn.  -- It's a hot topic in the state: whether or not to legalize medical marijuana. Beth Harwell, the Tennessee Speaker of the House and a Republican candidate for governor, said she...
Cannabis Industry Press Releases

Medical Marijuana, Inc. and Kannalife Sciences, Inc. Announce Joint Effort to Raise Awareness for...

NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC Pink:MJNA) is proud to announce to shareholders and the public a joint effort with investment portfolio company Kannalife Sciences, Inc. (“Kannalife”) to...
Toronto leads Canada marijuana

Toronto overtakes Vancouver as country’s cannabis capital

Toronto has unseated Vancouver as Canada’s de facto cannabis capital due to an ongoing explosion in illegal dispensaries, while officials begin shutting down dozens of shops in the West Coast city to enforce a...
Cannabis Industry Press Releases

Terra Tech Subsidiary Edible Garden Awarded Second Installment of Clean Energy Grant

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Terra Tech Corp  (OTCQX: TRTC) ("Terra Tech") or (the "Company"), a vertically integrated cannabis-focused agriculture company, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Edible Garden Corp., received the...
Florida Lawmakers Medical Marijuana Rules

Florida Lawmakers Agree to Medical Marijuana Legislation

Florida lawmakers on Wednesday reached agreement on how to put medical marijuana into effect in Florida. The agreement calls for: 10 NEW growers to be licensed this year (total 17 growers) FIVE more growers to be...
2017 CBD Summit

2017 Virtual CBD Summit

The 2017 Free Online CBD Summit will help you understand how CBD (Cannabidiol) works in the body. On Saturday August 12th, 2017, you will have the opportunity to learn everything you've wanted to know about...
STAX Hercules by Grav Labs

Best Bong of 2017

After testing and smoking out of dozens of bongs, we have determined the best glass bong of 2017. Our Choice for Best Bong: The STAX Hercules by Grav Labs We were in love after we built...