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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...
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.,...
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...
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...
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%...
medical marijuana pain management

I can’t use cannabis to help ease my pain due to my “Pain Management”...

Q: My husband has had several major back surgeries over the last couple years, and currently goes to a pain management clinic to get narcotic, opioid medications to help deal with his pain. The...
Denver Recreational Cannabis Clubs

Colorado Lawmaker wants weed to be purchased and used at cannabis clubs

DENVER - Rep. Jonathan Singer, D-Longmont, a state lawmaker in Colorado, is planning on introducing a "Cannabis Club" bill, where cannabis could be both purchased and consumed, creating a whole new type of marijuana...
Is 2016 the year for medical marijuana legalization?

Will Ohio legalize medical marijuana in 2016?

COLUMBUS — After Ohio voters resoundingly defeated an ill-formed effort to legalize marijuana last fall, everyone started talking about "doing something" on medical marijuana.The idea was popular with voters: As many as 90 percent of Ohioans...
Aspen Marijuana and Alcohol Sales

Aspen Colorado pot sales top $8.3 million in 2015

The seven marijuana dispensaries in Aspen sold more than $8.3 million worth of medical and recreational pot during 2015, according to statistics from the city’s Finance Department.“That’s an incredible number,” said Aspen Assistant Police...
Trinidad Colorado marijuana

Marijuana money might have saved small Colorado town from ‘abyss of nothingness’

TRINIDAD, Colorado — Anthony Mattie walks down Main Street confronted by a shell of the town he once knew.The retired state patrolman-turned-mayor pro tem stares at vacant building after building, his reflection bouncing off...