Jeff Sessions Says Federal Government May Override States’ Marijuana Laws

In a press conference in Boston today, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that a federal sting operation resulted in the arrest of more than two dozen people on charges of immigration document and benefit fraud. But while the focus of the presser was on alleged immigration fraud, reporters took the opportunity to question Sessions

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Ryan Reynolds Producing ‘Stoned Alone’ Comedy Based on ‘Home Alone’ Movies

Clap your hands to your cheeks and scream Kevin McCallister-style—there’s a new stoner classic in the works! Inspired by everyone’s favorite Christmas movie, Home Alone, Ryan Reynolds of Deadpool and Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place fame is teaming up with Twentieth Century Fox to produce and potentially star in Stoned Alone, reports Variety. The project,

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Medical Cannabis Products Will Soon Be Legal in United Kingdom

Medical cannabis products will be legal in the United Kingdom by autumn, Home Secretary Sajid Javid announced on Thursday. The decision comes after a government review of the medicinal use of cannabis. Javid ordered the study in response to high-profile cases of young Britons denied cannabis treatments for serious medical conditions. Prior Cannabis Policy ‘Not

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Synthetic THC Found to be Helpful in Treatment of Dementia

Right now, there are 5.7 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease. The neurodegenerative condition drastically impacts cognition, affecting memory, coordination, and language. People with Alzheimer’s also suffer from a range of other symptoms related to dementia, including agitation, anxiety, insomnia, depression and weight problems—conditions that significantly deteriorate their quality of life. Unfortunately, treatments for those

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Poll: Americans View Marijuana As Less Harmful Than Tobacco

A new Gallup poll has revealed that Americans believe that marijuana is far less harmful than most tobacco products. Results of the new survey were published by the research company on Wednesday. Almost all of the respondents—96 percent—believed that cigarettes are harmful. Of those, 82 percent said that cigarettes are “very harmful.”  Fourteen percent said

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The 2018 Reggae on the River Musical Lineup is Here

Your favorite river-based reggae festival is back, jamming out in Humboldt this year from August 3-5. If you’re a fan of summer music festivals, you won’t want to miss this one. Here’s the lineup for the 2018 Reggae on the River. It’s gonna be irie. Hempress Sativa High Times Starting Friday off will be Hempress Sativa,

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Bill That Requires Federal Study on Impact of Marijuana Legalization Introduced

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) introduced legislation on Tuesday that would require a federal study on the impact of marijuana legalization and prohibition. Gabbard was joined by a bipartisan group of more than a dozen Representatives who have signed on as cosponsors of the bill. The Marijuana Data Collection Act would direct the Department of Health

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New Jersey Stalls All Marijuana Court Cases Until September

Courtrooms across New Jersey are about to change dramatically. The state’s attorney general just sent a letter instructing prosecutors to freeze all marijuana court cases until September 4. The September deadline isn’t an arbitrary date; it coincides with the New Jersey State Senate’s plan to consider a bill legalizing marijuana for adults. And even though

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Vermont Attorney General Rules It Illegal for Businesses to Gift Marijuana

Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan has ruled that it is illegal for businesses in the state to gift marijuana in any kind of commercial transaction. Donovan announced his ruling in an advisory released on Monday. The ruling is in response to businesses that are trying to commercialize Vermont’s new recreational marijuana legalization law, known as

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North Carolina Police Find Guns, 100 Pounds of Marijuana in Daycare Center

A home daycare center in North Carolina has been swept up in a pair of sting operations that netted marijuana, cocaine, heroin, and weapons this week. Police arrested and have filed multiple drug charges against the daycare’s owner and co-operator. North Carolina Daycare Turns Out To Be A Stash House Victoria L. Everett and Reshod

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