Grandmother Arrested For CBD At Disney World Sues Company With Powerful Legal Team

A 70-year-old woman is suing the Walt Disney Company over her arrest at Disney’s Magic Kingdom in Florida last year for possession of CBD oil, her attorneys announced on Wednesday. Hester Burkhalter, a grandmother who suffers from arthritis, was arrested...

Do Highly Potent Marijuana Concentrates Get Users More High? Not Exactly, Study Finds

High-potency marijuana concentrates on today’s legal markets can contain upwards of 90 percent THC, so one might reasonably expect them to pack a greater psychoactive punch than typical flower, which tops out around 30 percent. But that may not be the case, according...

The Great Divide: When it comes to cannabis, Washington remains completely out of touch with its constituents.

Marijuana sales continue around the country as more and more Americans show support for both recreational and medical cannabis. At the same time, Washington politicians, whether of the blue or red persuasion, continue to overlook their voters’ wishes.

Women Who Use Marijuana More Often Have Better Sex, Study Says

Among women who enjoy marijuana, there’s no shortage of anecdotal evidence that adding a bit of cannabis can bring a thrill to the bedroom, and in states where the drug is legal, marketers have capitalized on that claim. THC-infused lubricants promise increased...

EXCLUSIVE: “It’s embarrassing,” AOC on DNC’s Rejecting Marijuana Legalization

Democratic leaders have angered progressives once again. Only this week, it was a completely unforced error, as the Democratic National Committee decided to reverse the party’s historic position on marijuana legalization from 2016 and instead followed the lead of its presumptive presidential nominee Joe Biden and opted to merely endorse decriminalization.

Many Dems (quietly) say Biden’s Out of Step on Weed

With two-thirds of Americans fully behind marijuana legalization, many Democrats are wondering why their party’s presidential nominee still isn’t. In the wake of the nationwide unrest over police brutality against black Americans and systemic racism, presumptive...

New Colorado law aims at boosting minority ownership in the cannabis industry

It’s something everybody in the industry already knew. But still, the numbers were depressing.  Denver’s latest report on the state of social equity in the cannabis industry shows that, though it has made some strides, when it comes to minority ownership, the...

POLITICS

Many Dems (quietly) say Biden’s Out of Step on Weed

Many Dems (quietly) say Biden’s Out of Step on Weed

With two-thirds of Americans fully behind marijuana legalization, many Democrats are wondering why their party’s presidential nominee still isn’t. In the wake of the nationwide unrest over police brutality against black Americans and systemic racism, presumptive...

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INDUSTRY

CU Offering Modern Cannabis Science biology course

CU Offering Modern Cannabis Science biology course

As the industry grows and matures, many job opportunities and positions in cannabis require education, and colleges and universities are responding by doing research on the plant and offering courses and programs aimed at the many aspects of cannabis legalization. At...

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HEALTH/WELLNESS

Professional Sports Ease Up on Players’ Cannabis Use

Professional Sports Ease Up on Players’ Cannabis Use

More than 50 teams in major league baseball, basketball, hockey and football now play in states where cannabis is legal recreationally, and at least that many more are in places where it is legal for medical purposes. That’s more than 80 percent of all professional...

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Will CBD cure COVID-19? The evidence is light

Will CBD cure COVID-19? The evidence is light

CBD products are now available in grocery stores and health emporiums even in U.S. states without medical cannabis laws. So, as the novel coronavirus upends the country, it’s no real surprise that there are hucksters peddling cannabidiol as a “cure” for COVID-19. “CBD...

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