June 2017

Migraine Relief from Marijuana, The Potential Relief that Cannabinoids Can Bring to Migraine Sufferers

Migraine Relief from Marijuana, The Potential Relief that Cannabinoids Can Bring to Migraine Sufferers

Got a migraine? Cannabis could help: Compounds in the drug are better than medication for treating the pain Cannabinoids are the chemical compounds in marijuana that make you feel high Scientist found that taking pills containing the chemical could stop headaches Pills containing the chemicals reduced pain from migraines by 43.5 per cent And drugs had a number of positive side […]

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New Jersey Marijuana is Going to Have to Wait for New Governor

New Jersey Marijuana is Going to Have to Wait for New Governor

Legal marijuana: Christie unconvinced; successor may decide Associated Press Published 5:16 p.m. ET June 25, 2017 | Updated 5:16 p.m. ET June 25, 2017 TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey lawmakers’ effort to legalize marijuana has failed to convince Gov. Chris Christie to get behind the change, meaning it will be on the state’s next governor to decide the issue.Christie ridiculed […]

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The Koch Brothers are Battling Jeff Sessions Over Medical Marijuana

The Koch Brothers are Battling Jeff Sessions Over Medical Marijuana

Koch network to Trump administration: “You are never going to win the war on drugs. Drugs won.” Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ push for tough enforcement on marijuana is seen as particularly troubling By John Frank | The Denver Post PUBLISHED: June 25, 2017 at 2:30 pm | UPDATED: June 26, 2017 at 4:06 am COLORADO SPRINGS — The Trump administration’s […]

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According to the National Survey of Drug Use and Health, between 2011-14 in Washington state, the number of people who have used cannabis over the age of 65 increased from 0.9 percent to 2.4 percent.

Seniors Cannabis Consumption Increases with Better Education

Seniors cannabis consumption has jumped up according to a study in the state of Washington. The medical benefits of marijuana are becoming more clear as legalization makes way for research and many of those benefits could assist seniors specifically. Concern about side effects of narcotics and interest in more legal medical choices are leading to more seniors looking into cannabis […]

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Public Consumption Permit, Colorado is Exploring Marijuana Cafes

Public Consumption Permit, Colorado is Exploring Marijuana Cafes

A public consumption permit is Colorado’s way of testing the possibilities of Amsterdam-like pot cafes and the first one should be coming to Denver soon. Their are elevated expectations by cannabis proponents of cafes because it represents a very desirable social setting for marijuana smoking, however it is going to bump up against strong opposition. Denver is preparing to open […]

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Cannabis Online Demand in Arizona Through Smart Phone App

Cannabis Online Demand in Arizona Through Smart Phone App

On-demand medical marijuana delivery arrives in Scottsdale Scottsdale Independent A Scottsdale-based medical marijuana dispensary and a Tempe-based technology company, have announced a partnership introducing on-demand delivery for local patients. Supurb and Level Up Dispensary, 14980 N. 78th Way, suite 200 in Scottsdale, have announced their partnership focusing to reduce delivery times, lower prices and increase accessibility to patients in the […]

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Marijuana Industrial Park Coming to New York

Marijuana Growers to Anchor New Business Park

By Geoff Redick Updated Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 05:58 PM EDT PERTH, N.Y. — Growing marijuana could help grow business in Fulton County. The county planning director and Center for Regional Growth presented the Mohawk Valley’s newest business park, Tryon Technology Park, to a group of real estate brokers and potential investors. The event culminated with a tour of […]

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Michigan Marijuana Dispensaries Await Rules For Licensing

Michigan Marijuana Dispensaries Await Rules For Licensing

First state marijuana board meeting draws hundreds as industry waits for answers Updated on June 26, 2017 at 6:46 PM Posted on June 26, 2017 at 6:45 PM  By Lauren Gibbons The board tasked with approving licenses for Michigan’s medical marijuana industry met for the first time Monday, drawing hundreds of people angling to have a say in the process. Monday’s […]

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Federal Crackdown on Medical Marijuana Forces PNC to Close Bank Account

PNC Bank to close accounts fears of DOJ crackdown

By Nicole Lewis June 20 One of the nation’s leading marijuana legalization groups says PNC Bank has notified it that it will close the organization’s 22-year-old accounts, a sign of growing concerns in the financial industry that the Trump administration will crack down on the marijuana business in states that have legalized it.The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) lobbies to eliminate […]

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