Featured Cannabis News Articles

Friday, 06/12/19
The criminalization of cannabis is now a thing of the past in Canada, but the legacy of legalization is far from clear. Legalization represents a major social and political shift, after years of work by activists successfully showed that criminalization was harmful and ineffective. Policy-makers and business people, keenly aware of the changing... + continue reading
Friday, 06/12/19
There is a growing body of evidence showing that medical marijuana could be all that is needed to tame the gnarly beast known as the opioid epidemic. On the other hand, there is also some research showing that this is all kooky talk. It seems that ever since the first study emerged showing that the cannabis plant might be able to prevent tens... + continue reading
Friday, 06/12/19
B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth and Finance Minister Carole James were the NDP’s point persons on pot a year before they formed a minority government with the B.C. Greens. In 2016, Farnworth and James toured legal marijuana operations in Oregon and neighbouring Washington, where recreational cannabis has been legal since 2012. As... + continue reading
Friday, 06/12/19
American and Canadian marijuana stocks alike have had an absolutely terrible 2019. Bureaucratic red tape in Canada has led to a painfully slow rollout of brick-and-mortar retail locations in key provinces like Ontario, whereas sky-high tax rates in the U.S. have kept the black market firmly in business in all-important states such as California.... + continue reading
Friday, 06/12/19
The province is suing to have a $1.83-million Langley property forfeited, alleging it has been used to produce drugs and launder money. In a B.C. Civil Forfeiture Office suit filed in B.C. Supreme Court on Oct. 29, named are a numbered company that owns the property, 0671262 B.C. Ltd., and Milan Pocuca, the company’s sole director and “... + continue reading
Friday, 06/12/19
By conservative estimates, at least 54 million American adults have doctor-diagnosed arthritis, according to the Arthritis Foundation, and many of them are turning to cannabis to treat their painful symptoms, inflammation, and mood swings. And it's working. CreakyJoints, an online arthritis support community, conducted a survey ... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Friday, 06/12/19
By conservative estimates, at least 54 million American adults have doctor-diagnosed arthritis, according to the Arthritis Foundation, and many of them are turning to cannabis to treat their... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Friday, 06/12/19
One of the broad appeals of cannabis edibles is that they won’t have the same strong smell of smoked cannabis, but how will they taste and feel? If you choose to put on your cannabis chef hat,... + continue reading

CannaBusiness

Friday, 06/12/19
The European Union’s nascent medical cannabis market is ready to expand with Canadian cannabis cultivators. New Frontier Data estimates that the potential European market for legal medical... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Friday, 06/12/19
There is a growing body of evidence showing that medical marijuana could be all that is needed to tame the gnarly beast known as the opioid epidemic. On the other hand, there is also some research... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Friday, 06/12/19
The province is suing to have a $1.83-million Langley property forfeited, alleging it has been used to produce drugs and launder money. In a B.C. Civil Forfeiture Office suit filed in B.C. Supreme... + continue reading