Cannabis News

Image  of a large amount of cash to pay Colorado marijuana taxes
Jack Healy ~ The New York Times ~
 
DENVER — In the State Capitol, they are calling it Refund Madness

Image of legalized hemp
Nick Wing ~ Huffington Post
 
North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple (R) signed a bill into law on March 27th, 2015 that lays the groundwork for a commercial hemp industry and explicitly cuts the federal government out of the state's licensing process.

Image of Italian Parliament preparing to legalize marijuana
Phillip Smith ~ The Daily Chronic ~
 
ROME — An effort to legalize marijuana is getting underway in the Italian parliament, with some 60 lawmakers having signed onto a motion to do just that by the time it was rolled-out three weeks ago. 

Image of weed drought
Danielle Street ~ VICE ~
 
New Zealand is suffering its worst weed drought in recent history, and so far pot-starved kiwis have no one to point the finger at.

Image of Cheech & Chong
Burgess Everett ~ Politico ~
 
Looking to shake the stoner stereotype, the marijuana industry drops famed smoker Tommy Chong as an activist.

Images of molecular models of cannabis chemicals
Parker Brown ~ MedPage Today ~
 
DALLAS -- Two patients were hospitalized with acute kidney injury (AKI) after using synthetic marijuana, according to case reports presented here, and the agent doesn't always show up on drug screening.

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