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DEA marijuana rescheduling

DEA to make long-awaited marijuana announcement Thursday

A long-awaited decision that could determine the future of the U.S. marijuana industry is expected Thursday.The Drug Enforcement Administration said late Wednesday that it would publish its response to a congressional petition to reschedule...
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...
medical marijuana garden

Oregon Governor signs bill removing state criminal liability from banks doing business with legal...

A bill that removes state criminal liability from banks and credit unions that do business with legal pot enterprises was signed Monday by Gov. Kate Brown.House Bill 4094 removes from state statutes any criminal liability...
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...

Cannabis Club ban passed by Colorado Springs City Council

On Tuesday, Colorado Springs City Council had their first vote to ban cannabis clubs within the city, passing by a vote of 6-3. This action also requires existing clubs to close down within 8...
Ohio Medical Marijuana Businesses

Ohio cities consider pot businesses, local implications

It will be two years before qualifying Ohioans can buy medical marijuana from dispensaries, but some communities are putting a stop to the practice before it’s started. A number of Ohio municipalities are taking steps...
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...
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.,...
Lowering the temperature in marijuana grow room

Six Tips To Maximize Your Indoor LED Marijuana Grow Lights

As the marijuana industry grows, indoor grow lighting setups are also improving. Currently, the main changes we see are a huge shift from growers preferring LED grow lights over HPS lights because, thanks to...
Illinois Decriminalizes Marijuana

Illinois House approves bill to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WLS) --The Illinois House approved a bill Tuesday that would replace criminal penalties with a civil fine for possession of small amounts of marijuana.The bill will now go to Governor Bruce Rauner...