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    Disaster For Big Pharma As 50% Of People Report Quitting Pills For CBD

    According to a recent survey conducted by cannabis market research firm the Brightfield Group and HelloMD, nearly half of CBD (cannabidiol) users give up prescription drugs and over the counter medications in favor of the non-psychoactive substance. By: Carey Wedler/ANTIMEDIA — According to a recent survey conducted by cannabis market research firm the Brightfield Group and HelloMD, an online medical cannabis community, nearly half of CBD (cannabidiol) […] More

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    DEA says fentanyl company’s synthetic marijuana is less dangerous than real weed

    A troubled pharmaceutical company known for making the powerful painkiller fentanyl just took one step closer to getting into the legal marijuana business — with help from the DEA. InSys Therapeutics, the Arizona-based manufacturer of the fentanyl spray Subsys, has been developing a new product called Syndros, which is a liquid that contains a synthetic […] More

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    Rev. Al Sharpton : Marijuana legalization in New York can’t just be about making money. It should be about making amends.

    Get the Think newsletter. Dec. 21, 2018 / 10:43 AM GMT By Rev. Al Sharpton There is only one way to characterize Governor Andrew Cuomo’s decision to make legalizing recreational marijuana a priority in the 2019 legislative session: As part of the march towards justice, tearing down the systemic inequalities in our country’s policies and […] More

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    Weed stock Tilray is on a wild ride

    Shares of Tilray fell 19.1% to $99.50 per share at market close Monday, marking the British Columbia-based medical marijuana company’s third day of declines. Some other members of the cannabis industry also saw their shares fall Monday, with shares of New Age Beverage (NBEV) down 35.6% and shares of Cronos Group (CRON) lower by 5.2%. Shares […] More

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    NJ medical marijuana: You can minor in weed at Stockton University

    Veritas Fine Cannabis is one of Colorado’s grow facilities that offers high quality cannabis to the industry. Denver, CO Wednesday, April 11, 2018 @dhoodhoodDoug Hood Veritas Fine Cannabis is one of Colorado’s grow facilities that offers high quality cannabis to the industry. Denver, CO Wednesday, April 11, 2018 @dhoodhoodDoug Hood Veritas Fine Cannabis is one […] More

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    Marijuana in our beer? Maybe someday, but Wisconsin lags on legalizing weed

    Molson Coors will attempt to sell pot-infused drinks in Canada.(Photo: Associated Press) You only have to read the news to imagine a future where major breweries are putting marijuana in their demented malt beverages or whatever they call the concoction. Earlier this month, we learned that Molson Coors, parent company of MillerCoors, is getting together with a […] More

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    Three dead after smoking fake weed laced with rat poison

    Three people have died and more than 100 people have suffered severe bleeding from smoking weed believed to be laced with rat poison. The deaths all happened in the state of Illinois but four other states have reported cases. Tests have been carried out on the synthetic weed and several patients and they came back […] More

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    Whitmer will consider forgiving marijuana crimes

    Gretchen Whitmer gives her acceptance speech after being elected the next governor of Michigan. The Michigan Democratic Party held its election night event at the Sound Board Theater at Motor City Casino in Detroit, November 6, 2018. David Guralnick, The Detroit News Kim Williams and Paulette Compass, both with SEIU, cheer as Detroit Mayor Mike […] More

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    Pritzker Says He Wants to Legalize Marijuana in Illinois

    Governor-elect J.B. Pritzker said Wednesday he wants to move forward with his campaign proposal to legalize recreational marijuana in Illinois. When asked about generating revenue for the state, Pritzker first said he wants to grow jobs by bringing companies in and attracting more small businesses. “And then add to that there are things like legalizing […] More

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    More Evidence: Marijuana Causes Cancer Cells To Commit Suicide

    Christina Sanchez, a molecular biologist from Compultense University in Madrid, first reported in 1998 that TetraHydroCannabinol (THC), the primary psychoactive component of cannabis, induces tumor cell suicide while leaving healthy non-tumor cells alone. She discovered that when exposed to THC, tumor cells not only ceased to multiply and proliferate but also destroyed themselves, both in […] More