Cannabis In The News

This Is Your Body On Weed

  by headguru, WeedTV.com Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains how marijuana affects the brain and how pot can be used to treat certain conditions. Here is Sanjay Gupta’s newest high tech animation on THC and CBD in the brain, along with an interview with Congressman Scott …

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Medical Pot Emerges From Shadows

  By Amy Radil, KUOW.org   When recreational marijuana became legal in Washington state, people wondered what would happen to medical marijuana dispensaries. Gov. Jay Inslee answered that question in April, when he signed a law requiring they obtain licenses and join the state regulatory …

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The Everyday Challenges of Selling

  by Dion Rabouin, IBTimes.com   DENVER — It turns out selling weed is pretty hard. Contrary to popular belief, selling it legally, at least, isn’t all THC-infused lollipops and rainbows. Just ask David Schwartz. The six-year cannabis-industry veteran came to Colorado in the ’90s …

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The Best Part of Waking Up…

  FoxNews.com   CYBERSPACE – Cannabis-infused coffee is now available in convenient single-use pods for those who want a little more buzz to their a.m. jolt. Seattle-based Uncle Ike’s Pot Shop now sells pods of  premium Catapult coffee at a steep $10 per pod. Each …

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Can Oregon Test For Pot?

  by Tim Becker, KOIN.com   SALEM — As Oregon prepares for the legalization of recreational marijuana, some are wondering what changes can be expected for drug testing in the workplace, both in and out of state. Attorney Matt Goldberg with Cannabis Lawyers NW told KOIN 6 News it boils …

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Cannabis Cup is History

by Jake Ellison, SeattlePI.com   SEATTLE – The new state laws collapsing the medical market as we know it in Washington and funneling all public marijuana-related activities, essentially, through the state liquor board has claimed its first victim … the High Times U.S. Cannabis Cup in …

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Talking To Kids About Pot

  by Kelly Wallace, CNN   (CNN) – My kids are in elementary school — a little young for the “weed talk” — but I wonder whether the fact that recreational pot use is now legal in a handful of states will complicate things once …

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Colorado Governor Coming Around

By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff Is Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper starting to come around on the issue of legal marijuana? After a quick stroll through our archives and a viewing of a recent Fox Business interview with the Democrat (above) where he says of …

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House Intros Legit Law for Pot Money

By Tim Devaney, TheHill.com WASHINGTON D.C. – Marijuana businesses could open bank accounts under legislation unveiled in the House Wednesday. Banks are currently prohibited from doing business with marijuana dealers, even if they are licensed by their state, because they are selling a federally banned …

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Young Cannabis Patient Brain Dead

by Aungelique Proctor, Fox 5 News   ATLANTA – We been following the story of 8-year old Savannah Talley whose family has been trying to get cannabis oil to treat her extreme seizure disorder. According to the family’s Facebook page, little Savannah developed a brain …

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