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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.,...
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...
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...
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...
Legalize L.A. Dispensaries

Group Seeks to Fully Legalize L.A. Marijuana Dispensaries

They're the undocumented workers of the weed industry.We're talking about Los Angeles medical marijuana dispensaries. They're not really legal. But they work hard for your well-being anyway.Under 2013's voter-approved Proposition D, pot shops were...
San Antonio marijuana reform march

The Second Marijuana Reform March and Rally in San Antonio Is Fast Approaching

Last year was a historic year for the Alamo City chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, or NORML. The group of activists who want to see Texas'...
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...
Florida Medical Marijuana Amendment ballot

Broward County Florida voter’s ballot is missing marijuana question

Former Oakland Park Florida Commissioner Anne Sallee noticed something troubling about her vote-by-mail ballot. It is missing Constitutional Amendment 2, the medical marijuana question. Sallee, now Broward chapter director of the Florida Restaurant and Lodging...
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...
Cannabis Church

Cannabis Church to hold first service, combats marijuana stigma

LANSING -- A non-denominational church eager to combat the stigma often associated with marijuana use plans to hold Sunday its first service that's welcome to all.The First Cannabis Church of Logic and Reason is scheduled to...