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Tasmania Medical Marijuana

Tasmanian medicinal cannabis program opens

Tasmanians will have access to medicinal cannabis when the state government’s Controlled Access Scheme starts on Friday. From September 1 medical specialists will be able to prescribe medical cannabis products for patients where conventional treatments...
California Tribes Form Cannabis Association

California Tribes Form Cannabis Association

The newly formed California Native American Cannabis Association is asking Gov. Jerry Brown to begin government-to-government consultations with tribes to ensure that cannabis regulations include specific language to respect tribal sovereignty and the right...
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...
Netflix Marijuana

Netflix releases its own marijuana strains in line with ‘Disjointed’ premiere

Netflix has officially taken binge watching to new heights, releasing their own line of show-inspired marijuana strains. According to a press release obtained by Variety, the streaming giant teamed up with a West Hollywood, Calif.,...
Canada to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Trudeau Unveils Bill Legalizing Recreational Marijuana in Canada

OTTAWA — Fulfilling a campaign pledge, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau introduced legislation on Thursday to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in Canada. Many nations have either decriminalized marijuana, allowed it to be prescribed medically...
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...
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...
magic mushrooms

“Magic Mushrooms” for Psychological Health

Half a century ago, people began regularly using hallucinogens such as LSD and “magic mushrooms” recreationally. Almost immediately after, scientists started studying their effects and found clues that they may treat psychological problems including...
Arcata Trainwreck

Trainwreck

TrainWreck is a predominately Sativa medical hybrid with a spicy taste reminiscent of pepper. Like many Sativa dominate hybrids TrainWreck provides a very intense cerebral high. It’s effects are mood enhancing and euphoric. What...
Australia's 'Stoner Sloth'

Australia’s ‘Stoner Sloth’ Anti-Marijuana Campaign Is an Instant and Classic Fail

There's a long and not-very-proud tradition of anti-drug advertising that gets ridiculed for missing the mark with young audiences. Australia's New South Wales government just added a classic new entry to that hall of...