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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...
Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit

You’re invited to the Virtual Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit FREE

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%...
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...
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...
Florida Amendment 2

Amendment 2 is law. But most Floridians still have to wait to get medical...

The passage of Amendment 2 by an overwhelming margin in November changed Florida’s constitution to allow more people to use higher-strength medical marijuana as of Tuesday. But don’t expect to be able to ask...
Boston Freedom Rally

Supporters of recreational use of marijuana fill the Boston Common

As Massachusetts voters prepare to decide in November whether to legalize marijuana for recreational use, thousands of people who support use of the drug filled Boston Common on Saturday for an annual gathering featuring...
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...
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...