Your Grandma Needs To Be Smoking Pot

Your Grandma Needs To Be Smoking Pot

This week scientists found evidence that the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), may be able to remove the buildup of a toxic protein linked to Alzheimer’s. It’s good news for the fastest growing group of marijuana users—seniors—and gives those above the age of 50 who haven’t […]

DEA Set to Rule on Crucial Rescheduling of Marijuana

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DEA Set to Rule on Crucial Rescheduling of Marijuana by Will Yakowicz, Inc.

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency is about to make a decision that could have wide-ranging implications on the state-sanctioned marijuana industry: to reschedule or not to reschedule marijuana’s position as an illegal substance.

Since 1970, marijuana has been on the list […]

House Republican says he used medical marijuana while in office

Medical Marijuana

House Republican says he used medical marijuana while in office by John Newsome, CNN

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher is a Republican congressman from California, a senior member on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and a member of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology.

He also announced recently that he’s a medical marijuana […]

Toronto Police Raid More Than 40 Marijuana Dispensaries

Medical Marijuana

Toronto Police Raid More Than 40 Marijuana Dispensaries by Mike Adams, High Times

At a time when the Canadian government is moving toward progressive policies to bring down prohibition across the entire scope of the northern nation, police in the Toronto area have unleashed a savage attack against medical marijuana dispensaries all over the […]

2016 Latin American Medical Cannabis Conference to be held in San Jose

Medical Marijuana

2016 Latin American Medical Cannabis Conference to be held in San Jose by Emily Gray Brosious

The Latin American Medical Cannabis Conference is scheduled to take place in San Jose, Costa Rica this summer from July 27-29.

Leading cannabis industry members, policy experts and medical cannabis patients from the United States, Colombia, Uruguay and Costa […]

DEA Approves First-Ever Trial of Medical Marijuana for PTSD in Veterans

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DEA Approves First-Ever Trial of Medical Marijuana for PTSD in Veterans by Brad Burge, MAPS

Non-profit MAPS receives $2.156 million grant from State of Colorado for first clinical trial of whole plant marijuana for PTSD treatment

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has formally approved the first-ever randomized controlled trial of whole plant […]

2015 High Times Cannabis Cup NorCal Winners

2015 High Times Cannabis Cup NorCal Winners

Everyone brought their best to the 2015 HIGH TIMES NorCal Medical Cannabis Cup! The competition was fierce across all of the categories represented, but ultimately the judges voted for these fine entries. Here’s the complete list of winners..

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Cannabis Treatment Helps 9-Year-Old Boy Speak His First Words

Cannabis Treatment Helps 9-Year-Old Boy Speak His First Words

by Beth Greenfield, Yahoo Parenting News

Though Kalel Santiago of Puerto Rico is only 9 years old, he’s already endured some adult-level struggles. At just 10 months, he was diagnosed with the rare childhood cancer neuroblastoma, and […]

2015 High Times Cannabis Cup Denver Winners

2015 High Times Cannabis Cup Denver Winners

Everyone brought their best to the 2015 HIGH TIMES US Cannabis Cup in Denver! The competition was fierce across all of the categories represented, but ultimately the judges voted for these fine entries. Here’s the complete list of winners..

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New Hampshire lawmakers vote for bill decriminalizing marijuana

New Hampshire lawmakers vote for bill decriminalizing marijuana

by Ted Siefer, Reuters

State representatives in New Hampshire on Wednesday voted overwhelmingly for a bill that would decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana, although the measure is likely to face resistance from the senate and the […]

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