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...
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...
2017 Virtual Cannabis Health Summit

Don’t Miss Green Flower’s 2017 Online Cannabis Health Summit!

It’s back! Green Flower’s online Cannabis Health Summit is happening on May 6-7, and it’s going to be incredible! Why? Check out this amazing speaker list! 30+ top minds in cannabis + health live-streamed right to...
Harrisburg Pennsylvanis decriminalizes marijuana

It’s official: Harrisburg council reduces penalties for pot possession

HARRISBURG- Harrisburg city council members Tuesday night reduced the penalties for marijuana possession, becoming the third city in the Commonwealth to do so.The unanimous approval by council followed five months of public meetings and...

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...

Arkansas voters pass Medical Cannabis Act

Arkansas voters have passed The Medical Cannabis Act of 2016, which allows the medical use of marijuana with a doctor's recommendation. The Medical Cannabis Act passed with over 53% of the state voting in favor...
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...
Federal courthouse in Spokane Washington

Federal marijuana prosecutions could face limits under looming federal court ruling

Rolland Gregg and his family have fought federal marijuana charges for more than three years, arguing that the roughly 70 marijuana plants investigators found on their Washington property were for their own medicinal use...
Medical Marijuana

Orlando International Airport bans medical marijuana

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - It is now illegal to have any type of marijuana, even medical marijuana, at the Orlando International Airport. The Greater Orlando Aviation Authority Board unanimously approved the medical marijuana ban Wednesday. A...
cannabis plants at a plantation near the northern Israeli city of Safed

U.S. firms target investment in Israel’s cannabis R&D

Already a pioneer in high-tech and cutting-edge agriculture, Israel is starting to attract American companies looking to bring medical marijuana know-how to a booming market back home.Since 2014, U.S. firms have invested about $50...