The Father of Cannabis Calls for Cannabinoid Research – Cannabis News

Dr. Raphael Mechoulam laid the scientific foundation upon which all modern cannabis knowledge is built.

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Innovation is the budding theme at marijuana summit – Cannabis News

Everything from high-tech advancements in edible weed to big-data analysis can be seen at this year's New West Summit in San Francisco.

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Weedtown, USA: Home to America’s First City-Owned Pot Shop – Cannabis News

The shop, which opened its doors in 2015, is run by the city, making it the only government-operated cannabis store in the country.

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Weedtown, USA: Home to America’s First City-Owned Pot Shop – Cannabis News

The shop, which opened its doors in 2015, is run by the city, making it the only government-operated cannabis store in the country.

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Women see no ceiling in Maryland medical marijuana industry – Cannabis News

The burgeoning sisterhood of Maryland's marijuana entrepreneurs gathered in the back room of a Columbia chain restaurant recently, swapping business ideas over chicken wings and cheese cubes.

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Cannabis Journalism Course Offered at UC Berkeley This Summer – Marijuana News

With the cannabis industry expected to thrive in some states, California is the next up to offer cannabis courses to help those looking to get into the industry.

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This California desert town is experiencing a marijuana boom – Marijuana News

As the first city in Southern California to legalize large-scale medical marijuana cultivation, Desert Hot Springs has been inundated by marijuana growers and developers.

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Former rocker Grace Slick’s pot-themed art on display in Santa Rosa – Marijuana News

“The 420 Collection,” an exhibit of paintings with a marijuana theme created by vocalist-turned-artist Grace Slick, will be shown April 20-May 30 at the Area Arts Gallery in Santa Rosa.

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This Policy Wonk is Changing the Conversation About Cannabis on Capitol Hill - Marijuana News

John Hudak isn’t a politician, a legalization advocate, or a cannabis entrepreneur. He walks unrecognized through industry conferences. But in the past six months, he’s quietly become one of the most influential voices on national cannabis policy.

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This Policy Wonk is Changing the Conversation About Cannabis on Capitol Hill - Marijuana News

John Hudak isn’t a politician, a legalization advocate, or a cannabis entrepreneur. He walks unrecognized through industry conferences. But in the past six months, he’s quietly become one of the most influential voices on national cannabis policy.

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Can Pot Boost Your Workout? – Marijuana News

Are athletes who tout marijuana’s performance-enhancing effects onto something – or just on something?

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Cannabis Growers Look To Traditional Farmers For Lessons – Marijuana News

Cannabis cultivation is moving from darkened basements into well-lit growhouses and even farm fields. As more states legalize the growth of marijuana or hemp, growers are turning to traditional farmers for help in turning cannabis into the next big American commodity.

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The 3 Most Important Marijuana Battleground States in This Year's Elections – Marijuana News

Up to a dozen states could be voting on marijuana initiatives come November, but these three states are by far the most important for the industry.

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The 3 Most Important Marijuana Battleground States in This Year's Elections – Marijuana News

Up to a dozen states could be voting on marijuana initiatives come November, but these three states are by far the most important for the industry.

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Will Louisiana Be the First Southern State to Legalize Weed? – Marijuana News

Notorious for its strict marijuana laws, Louisiana is looking at legalized weed as a way to get out of debt. What will happen to its prisoners?

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Will Louisiana Be the First Southern State to Legalize Weed? – Marijuana News

Notorious for its strict marijuana laws, Louisiana is looking at legalized weed as a way to get out of debt. What will happen to its prisoners?

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Canadian Court Says Prescription Holders Can Grow Marijuana at Home – Marijuana News

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has not yet fulfilled his promise to legalize marijuana in Canada, but the country’s Federal Court ruled Wednesday that prescription holders could grow their own supply.

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Why hasn’t Big Pharma developed mass market marijuana? – Marijuana News

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.

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Women cash in on the marijuana boom – Marijuana News

The cannabis industry is quickly becoming a magnet for female entrepreneurs.

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Pro-marijuana group ResponsibleOhio dead, founder says, won't press ballot issue in 2016 – Marijuana News

Ohio lawmakers announce the formation of a task force to study medical marijuana. Image: Jackie Borchardt, Cleveland.com

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The co-founder of the group behind Ohio's failed marijuana initiative said Thursday that ResponsibleOhio is dead and the state legislature is the best route to legalize marijuana for medical use.

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