Wednesday, January 17, 2018
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Greece Closer to Allowing Medical Cannabis Use

According to media reports, the Greek parliament within weeks is set to approve legislation that would allow use of medical cannabis, opening the door...

Recreational Cannabis Sales Start with a Bang in West Hollywood

A day late, but unlikely to be a dollar short, recreational sales kicked off with a big bang in West Hollywood, California; one of...

Los Angeles Recreational Legalization Rolls Out Softly

While international media outlets have touted today, New Years Day 2018, as the first day of recreational marijuana sales in California, the Golden State...

Former California Attorney General Establishes Cannabis Distro Business

Former California Attorney General Bill Lockyer has partnered with former chairman and president of The Orange County Register Eric Spitz to establish a cannabis...

Op-Ed on The Hill Urges Feds to Quit War on Cannabis

An op-ed published this week on political online media outlet The Hill urged federal officials and the Attorney General to end the war on...

‘It’s Legal’–Sunset Strip Billboards Tout Recreational Cannabis

In anticipation of California’s recreational marijuana sales launch on January 1, cannabis company MedMen has mounted a billboard campaign that includes signage covering the...

Nevada Cannabis Revenue Blows Past Colorado in 2017

Many who speculated that Nevada would become a destination for cannabis after the state launched recreational cannabis sales in July, may be right on...

Cannabis Use Among Expectant Mothers Increasing

The Journal of the American Medical Association, known as JAMA, published on December 26, a research letter on data analysis that indicates cannabis use...

Delayed Recreational Roll Out in Los Angeles, Officials Announce

Officials at Los Angeles’ Department of Cannabis Management announced on Friday that local cannabis businesses would be unable to begin recreational sales on January...

Alaska Medical Official Issues Cannabis Use Guidelines for Breast-Feeding Moms

In a memo to healthcare providers in Alaska issued on December 5, Dr. Jay Butler, the state’s Chief Medical Officer, said breast-feeding mothers using...