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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...

Bill to set marijuana blood level standards for OUI stalls

AUGUSTA, Maine — Voting 7-4, a Maine legislative panel Thursday rejected a bill to set a blood-level limit that could have been used as evidence to convict a person for driving under the influence...
Oregon issues guidelines on marijuana gifting and giveaways

Oregon issues guidelines on marijuana ‘gifting’ and giveaways

Marijuana is legal to possess in Oregon, but rules around where you can consume remain a puzzle of state and local rules.Portland officials this month said they'd begin cracking down on events where people pay...
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If you are a cannabis entrepreneur or investor, or you’re striving to become one, you absolutely must check out this FREE Virtual Summit by Green Flower Media: The Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit <<< a 100%...
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...
NC bill seeks legalization of medical marijuana

North Carolina bill seeks legalization of medical marijuana

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – North Carolina legislators are back at it again trying to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes. This would be the second step North Carolina has made into using the cannabis plant...
Ohio Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana plan heads to Gov. Kasich

COLUMBUS — Ohio could soon become the 25th state to legalize medical marijuana if Gov. John Kasich signs a plan passed Wednesday.By a margin of just three votes, senators approved legalizing medical marijuana while still...
Teen marijuana use

Colorado’s Teen Marijuana Usage Dips after Legalization

Marijuana consumption by Colorado high school students has dipped slightly since the state first permitted recreational cannabis use by adults, a new survey showed on Monday, contrary to concerns that legalization would increase pot...

Arkansas voters pass Medical Cannabis Act

Arkansas voters have passed The Medical Cannabis Act of 2016, which allows the medical use of marijuana with a doctor's recommendation. The Medical Cannabis Act passed with over 53% of the state voting in favor...
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...