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Legal Marijuana Is The Fastest-Growing Industry In The U.S.: Report

Legal Marijuana Is The Fastest-Growing Industry In The U.S.: Report

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-28 09:06:00

Legal marijuana is the fastest-growing industry in the United States and if the trend toward legalization spreads to all 50 states, marijuana could become larger than the organic food industry, according to a new report obtained by The Huffington Post.

9-year-old Girl Takes Medical Marijuana Fight to Texas Capitol

9-year-old Girl Takes Medical Marijuana Fight to Texas Capitol

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-22 09:13:00

The 9-year old from Rowlett enjoys cartoons, playing with her younger sister and playing golf. Yet in addition to the usual concerns of a kid her age, she's also fighting a life and death battle against epilepsy.

More Americans Want to Ban Unpasteurized Milk Than Marijuana

More Americans Want to Ban Unpasteurized Milk Than Marijuana

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-21 16:03:00

Less than half of Americans want to ban pot It’s not hard to imagine: milk fiends buying illegal, unpasteurized milk in darkened back alleys. Shady dealers running shipments of raw milk across the Mexican-American border. A high-speed police chase down I-95, the suspects tossing gallons of unpasteurized milk out the window in a frantic effort to ditch the evidence.

Report: Bethenny Frankel to launch Skinnygirl marijuana line

Report: Bethenny Frankel to launch Skinnygirl marijuana line

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-16 09:32:00

Bethenny Frankel's business aspirations have gone to pot. Diet-conscious Frankel plans to launch her own brand of “Skinnygirl marijuana,” according to a new report in Us Weekly. The dope new offering — which claims not to give users the munchies — would join Frankel’s low-calorie Skinnygirl-brand cocktails.

WA Judge Strikes Down Law Banning MMJ Ads by Doctors

WA Judge Strikes Down Law Banning MMJ Ads by Doctors

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-14 14:01:00

A Washington State judge has ruled that a law preventing doctors from mentioning medical marijuana in their advertising is unconstitutional. Advertising by cannabis businesses is heavily regulated in the state, as it is in most markets.

2 Chainz, Nancy Grace Debate Marijuana Legalization

2 Chainz, Nancy Grace Debate Marijuana Legalization

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-14 09:43:00

Rapper 2 Chainz joined television host/justice enthusiast Nancy Grace to discuss the pros and cons of legal marijuana on HLN Tuesday night, and the result was great television.

The race is on to legalize marijuana in Arizona

The race is on to legalize marijuana in Arizona

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-12 13:16:00

PHOENIX -- Arizona legislators should legalize recreational marijuana before voters do according to State Rep. Mark Cardenas. The lawmaker recently began working on a bill to legalize the personal use of marijuana.

$2 billion company betting big on marijuana

$2 billion company betting big on marijuana

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-08 09:11:00

Until now, it's been a few rich individuals who secretly funded burgeoning pot companies, but for the first time, a major investment firm is going to put multimillion dollars behind marijuana.

The First Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Dispensary Hopes to Open This Spring

The First Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Dispensary Hopes to Open This Spring

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-05 11:08:00

Alternative Therapies Group, the first medical marijuana dispensary to be awarded licensure by the state, hopes to open its doors sometime in the spring of 2015.

Supreme Court Rules Cannabis in the Blood Doesnt Constitute Impairment

Supreme Court Rules Cannabis in the Blood Doesnt Constitute Impairment

Posted by Admin on 2016-02-09 08:30:00

Arizona Supreme Court unanimously stated that the presence of THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) in the blood does not necessarily mean that a person is impaired.

Massachusetts Says Yes to Sale of Marijuana for Medical Use After It Approves Dispensary Permit

Massachusetts Says Yes to Sale of Marijuana for Medical Use After It Approves Dispensary Permit

Posted by Admin on 2015-01-02 09:12:00

Massachusetts has become the first state to allow cultivation and sale of marijuana in US.

Former Senator Mike Gravel To Run Marijuana Company

Former Senator Mike Gravel To Run Marijuana Company

Posted by Admin on 2014-12-31 09:16:00

Former U.S. Sen. Mike Gravel (D-Alaska) is the new CEO of a marijuana company that produces cannabis-infused products for both recreational and medical use, the company announced Tuesday.

Dont Get High On Your Own Supply/ Men call 911 On Themselves

Dont Get High On Your Own Supply/ Men call 911 On Themselves

Posted by Admin on 2016-02-08 15:48:00

The call, released by the Rexburg Police Department and obtained by EastIdahoNews.com, details an incident nearly a year ago on Jan. 23, 2015, when two out-of-state drug traffickers got high and called police to turn themselves in.

Voters, leaders made 2014 a watershed year for marijuana

Voters, leaders made 2014 a watershed year for marijuana

Posted by Admin on 2014-12-29 09:56:00

Support it or not, there’s no denying that this was a watershed year for marijuana.

Facebook Confirms MJ Deletion

Facebook Confirms MJ Deletion

Posted by Admin on 2016-02-05 15:26:00

“There are hundreds of pages that advertise illegal marijuana sales – things like pot candies and sodas – and many that make outrageous medical claims,” he says. “We commend Facebook for being responsible and standing up to the big marijuana industry.”

Schools offering courses on sale of marijuana

Schools offering courses on sale of marijuana

Posted by Admin on 2014-12-23 09:03:00

NATICK — Jeanne Ficcardi-Sauro was watching television this summer when she saw a story about a trade school for a fast-growing field that promised plenty of job opportunities. She couldn’t wait to enroll.

420 Careers Report Women Cash in on the Marijuana Boom

420 Careers Report Women Cash in on the Marijuana Boom

Posted by Admin on 2016-02-04 15:08:00

Medical or recreational marijuana is legal in 23 states and the District of Columbia. As legalization has increased, so have sales. In 2013, the industry was at $1.8 billion. "The cannabis industry is so new that there are very few barriers to get in, especially for women."

New Book Claims Obama is Smoking Cannabis Again

New Book Claims Obama is Smoking Cannabis Again

Posted by Admin on 2017-11-28 09:54:00

“He gets the weed from friends who visit him,” an anonymous friend allegedly claimed.

Yoga class in S.F. adds marijuana for relaxation

Yoga class in S.F. adds marijuana for relaxation

Posted by Admin on 2014-12-18 08:59:00

In a small South of Market studio, yoga is practiced on, shall we say, a higher level.

No Bones About It

No Bones About It

Posted by Admin on 2016-02-03 16:33:00

The new study, published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, found that broken bones healed faster and stronger when the patient received the non-psychoactive compound cannabidiol, or CBD. "We found that CBD alone makes bones stronger during healing, enhancing the maturation of the collagenous matrix.