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South Carolina’s medical marijuana bill ruled unconstitutional, but sponsor vows to keep fighting
A sports car made from cannabis hemp could lead the charge in making carbon neutral vehicles.
WEED Inc. acquires Hempirical Genetics, with over 250 proprietary cannabis & hemp strains for $750K
Medical News
Technology is rapidly adapting to the cannabis industry. Whether it is working towards improvements on the agriculture side or creating cannabis friendly social media, technology is being used to solve some challenging issues in this new industry.
Heineken is betting on a brew made with marijuana instead of alcohol, and it could help give a boost to the struggling beer industry - Cannabis News
Business & Finance
Marijuana is legal in some capacity in 23 states and the District of Columbia, but Facebook doesn't seem to "like" it very much these days.
Pennsylvania Governor Continues Push For Cannabis Legalization
With companies marketing drugs directly to consumers promising cures for almost anything, an increasingly destigmatized cannabis seems a likely target for the industry’s next game-changing medicine.
What production of medical cannabis means for the Rwandan economy
Medical News
An anti-legalization advocate urges followers to 'report' more pages.
Study finds weekly cannabis use has minimal impairment on physical health
Medical News
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Three of New Jersey's five medical marijuana dispensaries have had their business pages shutdown by Facebook, cutting off what advocates call an integral place for customers to learn about which plant strains best treat their illness and where to find discounts.
Top Hemp and CBD Gifts for Mother’s Day
Cannabis News
SEATTLE -- Washington state troopers are keeping a close eye on their colleagues in Colorado who continue testing new technology aimed at keeping drivers high on marijuana off the road.
Is Mixing Cannabis And Prescription Drugs A Good Idea?
Medical News
Pop a pot pod into your Keurig machine to get a medicinal dose with your java. There may soon be a new use for your Keurig coffee maker — brewing pot.
Five States that might legalize adult-use Cannabis in 2023
Medical News
Marijuana dispensaries have come a long way from the seedy head shops lining Venice Beach. Today, these brick-and-mortar establishments range from boutique shops where "budtenders" walk you through the product line to fluorescent-lit clinics where medicinal use is emphasized.
Cannaverse Technologies launches Cannaland™ world's first cannabis metaverse
Washington State University researchers are developing a hand-held device that police officers can use to detect THC in breath. THC is the main psychoactive compound in marijuana.
Louisiana part of Cannabis Regulators Association
Carlos and I are bombing around San Francisco in his 1999 Maxima, delivering marijuana to people who have ordered it from Eaze, a company that many have called the "Uber of cannabis."
Puff test for pot use will be reality within a year, WSU researchers say
Melissa Santos ~ NewsTribune.com ~   Researchers at Washington State University say they think they are about a year away from having a portable breath test that police can use to detect if someone has recently consumed marijuana.
In Seattle US old-timers rediscover the high life on cannabis tours - Cannabis News
U.S. News
Wendy Koch ~ National Geographic ~   Times are changing for the cannabis cousins. States are legalizing marijuana, and the U.S. is easing its ban on growing hemp. Will a hemp boom follow?
Nevada reports a whopping 110% of projected sales from marijuana - Cannabis News
Business & Finance
Eddie Miller ~ TechCrunch.com ~   Technology will play a huge role in the cannabis industry’s future legitimacy.
Recreational cannabis bill advances in Minnesota House
Anthony Cuthbertson ~ International Business Times ~   Pot smokers in California will soon be able to order marijuana online, pay for it using the virtual currency bitcoin, and have it delivered to them via drone.
Most Americans support forgiveness for Past Marijuana crimes, oppose Cannabis’ schedule
Cannabis News
Danya Bacchus and Samantha Tatro ~ NBC San Diego ~ The new smartphone application Eaze delivers medical marijuana to a user’s home.