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Illegal pot sales outpace legal cannabis in California - Cannabis News

Access and affordability are key issues in the Golden State.

Idaho governor OKs hemp transportation across state - Cannabis News

Idaho Gov. Brad Little on Tuesday issued an executive order aligning Idaho law enforcement activities with federal law to allow the transport of hemp across the state, but one lawmaker says parts of the order appear to violate the U.S. Constitution.

Vangst Cannabis Salary Report Shows Which Jobs Are In Demand - Cannabis News

Cannabis recruiting company Vangst just released its 2019 annual salary guide and as expected, as more states legalize medical or recreational cannabis sales, and nascent markets continue to mature, the cannabis job market is strong.

Law Enforcement Prepares For Legal Cannabis in Illinois - Cannabis News

As Illinois prepares to legalize recreational marijuana, one group preparing for a cultural sea-change is the very group responsible for enforcing the new rules.

Holiday Gift Guide 2019: The Best Cannabis Gear For Travel - Cannabis News

While traveling with cannabis is still technically illegal -- even when you’re going to or coming from a legal state, products like smell-proof containers and luxe leather cases are essential for travelers willing to risk transporting their stash with subtlety.

Two-thirds of Americans support marijuana legalization - Cannabis News

Two-thirds of Americans say the use of marijuana should be legal, reflecting a steady increase over the past decade, according to a new Pew Research Center survey.

Michigan recreational marijuana retail sales to begin Dec. 1 - Cannabis News

Michigan residents will be able to legally purchase marijuana from stores beginning Dec. 1, the state Marijuana Regulatory Agency announced Wednesday, Nov. 13.

Can Industrial Hemp Make Automobiles More Green? - Cannabis News

Unlike petrochemical-based lubricants, hemp is a renewable resource that actually reduces carbon dioxide in the air.

Why Indica, Sativa, and Hybrid Classifications Mean Close to Nothing - Cannabis News

Are these classifications accurate, and — perhaps more importantly — can they be used to authentically predict a person’s experience when consuming cannabis?

How Vietnam veterans expanded America’s cannabis strains - Cannabis News

Soldiers not only used locally-grown cannabis to cope with the stresses of war while in country; they also brought seeds home to North America, where they would become the progenitors of some of today’s most popular strains.

High flyers: legal cannabis creates grey area for US airports - Cannabis News

As US states continue to legalise cannabis for medical and recreational use, an awkward tangle of conflicting state and federal laws is proving confusing for airport passengers.

What Tuesday’s Elections Mean For State And Local Marijuana Reform - Cannabis News

Tuesday’s state and local elections across the U.S. saw several gains for the marijuana reform movement, as well as some potential setbacks.

Hemp-Based Construction Materials Are Building Sustainable Homes - Cannabis News

“Hempcrete is mold proof, nontoxic, fire-resistant, biodegradable, and, unlike fiberglass installation, it doesn’t use chemicals or toxins.”

Two Cannabis Hotels Are Coming to Coachella Valley - Cannabis News

A wellness-focused Coachill Inn Resort in Desert Hot Springs is slated to bow in December 2020, while The Grape House luxe smoking lounge-dispensary-boutique hotel in Palm Springs is set to open in 2021.

USDA Releases Video Explainer On Its Draft Rules For Hemp - Cannabis News

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a recorded webinar on Tuesday to help guide individuals through its proposed regulations on hemp.

A Master’s In Marijuana? University Of Maryland Explores New Frontier In Higher Ed - Cannabis News

The degree aims to increase formal expertise in marijuana for people looking to recommend and sell the drug to patients.

Head Of Nation’s Only Federally Legal Marijuana Farm Develops THC Eye Drops - Cannabis News

The head of the nation’s only federally approved marijuana farm has revealed that he is developing cannabis eye drops to treat glaucoma.

Do’s And Don’ts Of Using Marijuana On The Slopes - Cannabis News

For starters, don’t be a jerk in public. Follow social rules and be mindful of people around you before puffing.

Skinny Pot: Could Weight-Loss Weed Be Next? - Cannabis News

CBD has dominated the cannabis wellness market so far -- but THCV could be the next contender.

Real estate agents and developers embrace high society cannabis culture - Cannabis News

Homesellers and spec developers in Los Angeles are embracing a growing haute-cannabis culture to attract buyers to their spreads.