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Monthly Archives: April 2019

Second Annual Hall Of Flowers Happening Now!

Second Annual Hall Of Flowers Happening Now!

Starting today April 30 to May 1, 2019, the 2nd annual Hall of Flowers trade show at Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, California, will attract cannabis brands, retailers, and practitioners to get a two-day, industry-only occasion. Praised by Sara Brittany Somerset in Forbes as welcoming a ‘hearty mixture of musicians and intellectuals, creatives and […]

Cannabis Over Pain Killers – One Woman’s Fight For Medical Cannabis In The UK

One Woman's Fight For Medical Cannabis In The UK

It is the one thing that alleviates Carly Barton’s crippling pain, but cannabis in the UK is not legal, so she can not buy it without looking over her shoulder. So she is growing her own — and has advised the police. Carly Barton says ‘I was breathing and trying to get to the next […]

L.A. County Will Reduce Or Expunge 50,000 Marijuana Convictions

L.A. County Will Reduce Or Expunge 50,000 Marijuana Convictions

Almost 50,000 individuals who have been convicted of marijuana-related offenses are going to have their convictions erased or reduced, according to a statement on Monday from the district attorney of Los Angeles County. In partnership with Code for America, a nonprofit tech organization, Los Angeles County will recognize decades-old court cases it would otherwise have […]

California Cities Take Another Shot At Legal Marijuana Delivery Laws

California Cities Take Another Shot At Legal Marijuana Delivery Laws

California legislature recently rejected an appeal to overturn the state’s legal delivery laws, but legal marijuana delivery is still under threat from a lawsuit filed by the League of California Cities on behalf of 24 municipalities (and Santa Cruz County) against the Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC). The suit, filed earlier this month, aims a […]

Kate Hudson Celebrates The Big 40 With Kiva Confections

Kate Hudson Celebrates The Big 40 With Kiva Confections

No one throws a party like Kate Hudson! The actress celebrated her 40th birthday in style on Friday night, hosting family and famous friends at her home for a night filled with food, fun and even a nod to 4/20. Read Related: How To Celebrate 420 Guests participate in a pizza-making course, before nibbling on […]

Unlicensed Cannabis Dispensary Accused Of Selling Pesticide-Laced Marijuana

LA Sues Unlicensed Cannabis Dispensary in DTLA

The city of Los Angeles is looking for millions in civil penalties from an unlicensed South L.A. cannabis dispensary accused of selling marijuana contaminated with pesticides, a move officials said Wednesday is intended to crack down on widespread illegal marijuana sales. The dispensary, Kush Club 20, was selling cannabis tainted with paclobutrazol, a fungicide often […]

Medical Weed Is A Big Help To Minnesota Cancer Patients

Medical Weed Is A Big Help To Minnesota Cancer Patients

A new study of more than 1,000 patients affirms early signs that medical marijuana might help reduce the severity of nausea, insomnia and other side effects related to cancer and its treatment. The researchers from the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and the Oncology Research Center at HealthPartners/Park Nicollet found that patients with cancer who […]

Legal Marijuana – Will It Help Or Harm Americans?

Legal Marijuana- Will It Help Or Harm Americans?

The federal government still deems it prohibited. But marijuana is now legal for recreational use in ten states and the District of Columbia, along with a further 21 broadly prohibits medical marijuana. Researchers finally have some information to assess claims made on each side. Let us take a good look at three major arguments around […]