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April 2020

Cannabis Decriminalization: What Does It Mean?

By |2020-04-14T11:25:00-07:00April 14th, 2020|Cannabis News|

What does it mean when a state decriminalizes cannabis? If we were to pull out a dictionary and look up “decriminalization,” we’d see that it’s “the action or process of ceasing to treat something as illegal or as a criminal offense.” In recent months, some states took the extra step [...]

Edibles In Canada

By |2020-04-03T12:07:57-07:00April 3rd, 2020|Cannabis News, Lifestyle|

We’ve stepped in a time machine and suddenly it’s 2018 again. People in Canada are cheering from their balconies, honking their car horns, and celebrating in the street. What’s got everyone so hyped up? Recreational cannabis. Yup, 2018 was the unforgettable year that Canada legalized recreational cannabis and opened its [...]

March 2020

Cannabis Legalization In 2020

By |2020-03-25T17:38:11-07:00March 17th, 2020|Cannabis News|

Well, I’ll be the first to say it, 2020 might not be off to the best start. But if there’s one thing that could keep up positive and optimistic this year, it’s the possibility of cannabis legalization. With the right Presidential candidate in place, we could have legal cannabis in [...]

February 2020

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October 2019

The Latest Cannabis Research

By |2019-10-16T11:17:49-07:00October 16th, 2019|Cannabis News|

Cannabis’ medicinal benefits come as a surprise to fewer and fewer people these days. Even those who always cautioned their children against the dangers of smoking weed, and proudly steered clear of it for much of their adult lives, are beginning to ask questions, do research, and think about how [...]

May 2019

CBD in Stores? Walgreens and CVS Take on Cannabis

By |2019-05-18T08:48:07-07:00May 17th, 2019|Cannabis News, Cannabis Retail, Lifestyle, Medical Cannabis|

Guest post by Eric Van Buskirk Until very recently, cannabidiol- and CBD-infused items either had to be purchased online or through specialty retailers. This restricted availability is partially to blame for the continued stigmatization of cannabis-related products. Then beauty brands like The Body Shop broke ground by offering numerous skin care products infused with [...]

March 2019

Cannabis in Pennsylvania

By |2019-04-25T06:14:56-07:00March 26th, 2019|Cannabis News, State of Cannabis Series|

By Alice Blunt Like many states in the US, Pennsylvania has a long and fraught history with marijuana. Back in the 1700s, hemp was a booming industry for the commonwealth, before restrictions pushed the cultivation of pot nearly entirely out of the state.  Now, medical use of marijuana is legal in Pennsylvania and Grower’s [...]