Georgia Adds Pain and PTSD as Conditions for Medical Marijuana

After months of working its way to Governor Nathan Deal’s desk, a new bill hoped to add intractable pain and PTSD to the list of qualifying conditions for medical marijuana in Georgia. And yesterday, Governor Deal signed the bill into law. A Look at Marijuana in Georgia Georgia has been easing up on weed penalties

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Canadian Veterans Plan Lawsuit Over Medical Marijuana Funding Cuts

A group of Canadian veterans is planning to file a lawsuit over medical marijuana funding cuts by Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC). In May of last year, the VAC reduced the amount of medicinal cannabis it would cover. Before that, the VAC would permit vets to use up to ten grams of medical marijuana per day. But

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Ultrasound Increases Yields And Cannabinoid Extraction Speed

Could ultrasound be the next step in the evolution of cannabinoid extraction? Researchers in Hungary tested how ultrasound could impact the speed and efficiency of cannabinoid extraction. The results were promising. In fact, they found ultrasound increases yields and cannabinoid extraction speed. Using Ultrasound During Cannabinoid Extraction A study that was published in The Journal of Food

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Winners of the 2018 World Cannabis Cup

We’re ready to announce the winners of the 2018 World Cannabis Cup. Every entry was submitted by winners of previous cannabis cups. This list is literally the best of the best. Best Topical 1st Place: The F’in Miracle Pack by Sunnabis 2nd Place: Balanced Aromatherapy Healing Spray by Honey Pot 3rd Place: CBD Living Freeze 1 by CBD

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Woody Harrelson Reveals How Willie Nelson Reignited His Love of Weed

Appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Tuesday, Woody Harrelson reveals how Willie Nelson reignited his love of weed, through none other than some good ol’ fashioned peer pressure. Woody Harrelson was once one of Hollywood’s most prevalent pot-smokers, but his love for the green has waned as his hairs have greyed. Or, more accurately, fell off

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FDA-Approved Study of Marijuana for Vets with PTSD Starts Phase 2

Cannabis research often advances slowly. Researchers face a variety of challenges, including prohibition laws, a lack of labs willing to do marijuana research, and difficulties finding actual weed to use in their studies. But now, as a groundbreaking FDA-approved study of marijuana for vets with PTSD starts phase 2, the field of medical marijuana research

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New Hampshire Bill to Legalize Home-Grown Cannabis Stalled in Senate

A New Hampshire bill to legalize home-grown cannabis has been stalled in Senate discussions on Monday, and it’s likely the bill won’t make it to the floor again this legislative session. One step away from outright killing the bill, state lawmakers approved a motion to at least continue studying the issue. Debates on the Senate

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Childish Gambino’s ‘This is America’ Has Already Sparked Controversy

With Childish Gambino’s ‘This is America’, it’s hard to know where to start. Not only does this singer/actor/writer, born Donald Glover, cover poignant realities, but it juxtaposes them with uplifting music and dance—to great effect. Here’s a closer look at the song and accompanying video that’s forcing America to look inwards. Childish Gambino / Donald

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Marijuana Legalization Effort in Connecticut Is Running Out of Time

The marijuana legalization effort in Connecticut is running out of time, as this year’s legislative session winds to a close this week. Lawmakers have until May 9 to pass a bill pending in the House of Representatives. But that doesn’t seem likely, according to local media. Both the House and the Senate have other bills

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Winners of the 2018 Sacramento Cannabis Cup

Kicking off a historic recreational cannabis event, the first-of-it’s-kind Central Valley Cannabis Cup held in Sacramento saw winners across the following categories: BEST EDIBLE 1st Place: Cannabis-Infused Mocha Crunch Milk Chocolate by NUG The judges said: “Deep mocha flow as the chocolate melts the taste buds perk up with the cocoa coffee synergy in this delicious

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