What's Happening Around The World

Florida Lawmakers Medical Marijuana Rules

Florida Lawmakers Agree to Medical Marijuana Legislation

Florida lawmakers on Wednesday reached agreement on how to put medical marijuana into effect in Florida. The agreement calls for: 10 NEW growers to be licensed this year (total 17 growers) FIVE more growers to be...
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...
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...
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...
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.,...
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...
Canna Clinic Raided

Toronto police raid Canna Clinic marijuana dispensaries

In a series of mid-morning raids Thursday, police shut down marijuana dispensaries operated in Toronto by B.C.-based Canna Clinic. All seven of the company’s storefront locations in Toronto were raided, as well as five residences,...
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...
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...
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...