Study Finds Correlation of Daily High Potency Cannabis Use and Mental...

What patterns of cannabis use are the most likely to increase someone’s chances of developing psychosis? That’s the question a team of U.K. researchers set out to answer using data from 901 first-episode psychosis patients across Europe and Brazil. The results of their analysis, published Tuesday in The Lancet, describe a clear correlation between daily, high-potency…

National Poll Finds 61 Percent of Americans in Favor of Legalizing...

Despite the fact that many conservatives continue to rail against marijuana, support for legalizing weed continues to grow across the nation. According to a new survey, there are now more Americans who support legalization than ever before. And importantly, that support is growing across all demographics and political affiliations. This massive wave of support comes…

Pennsylvania Police Chief Supports Pot Decriminalization Bid

Local lawmakers in Steelton, Pennsylvania will consider a plan to decriminalize possession of small amounts of cannabis at a special meeting of the borough council held on Tuesday evening. And in a move not common with similar proposals in other jurisdictions, the idea has the support of the local chief of police. Under the proposal,…

Medical Cannabis: Cardiff Parents of Epileptic Boy Demand Oil

The parents of a 17-year-old boy with severe epilepsy will join 15 other families in Westminster to call for more access to medical cannabis. It was legalised in November but Rachel Rankmore said her son Bailey has been denied the more potent cannabis oil. He has been taking non-psychoactive CBD oil for three years but…

What You Need to Know to Start a Legal Cannabis Grow-Op

N.W.T. man working to open cannabis processing facility; CBC examined what he's up against. If Yellowknife's Jordan Harker is successful in his quest to get a licence to produce cannabis, he'll become one of the first people to enter the industry in the Northwest Territories, if not the entire North. CBC News looked into what…

California Hemp Cultivation: It’s Complicated

Our California hemp lawyers regularly get asked about the laws and regulations about growing hemp in California, manufacturing hemp products, and shipping those products around the country. I’ve written about the various hemp laws in California and how confusing they are previously (see here and here). Those posts, however, were more geared towards the manufacture…