Saturday, 24 Mar 2018
Tag: 420 news

North Dakota lawmakers sign off on medical marijuana rules

Traffic moves down a snow covered street in Bismarck, N.D., Monday, March 5, 2018, as snow falls. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP) North Dakota lawmakers sign off on medical marijuana rules The state’s health department is aiming to have medical marijuana available to patients in late 2018 — two years after voters approved it. […]

Colombia looks to become the world’s supplier of legal marijuana

MEDELLIN, Colombia – Tens of thousands of Colombians died in the U.S.-backed war on drugs. But after an official about-face on marijuana, Colombia is looking to exchange gun-toting traffickers for corporate backers in a bid to become the Saudi Arabia of legal pot. The new industry is budding here on the outskirts of Medellin, where […]

Who Invented The Weed Brownie?

When it comes to edibles, there’s nothing more iconic than the weed brownie. In today’s cannabis culture, a weed brownie doesn’t necessarily mean plain and simple. Examples of the weed brownie range from gourmet and healthy, to celebrity chef baked, to things that aren’t even brownies at all. One thing is for certain: there are […]

7 Reasons Why Cannabis And Women Are A Perfect Match

Cannabis culture is notoriously male, especially in flawed Hollywood depictions of it. However, a new survey conducted by the Cannabis Consumers Coalition shows that women make up for at least half of cannabis consumers in the US. Pushing aside the social stigma and common misconceptions, here are 7 reasons why cannabis and women are a perfect match. […]

Should Doctors Take Over The Cannabis Industry?

The legal cannabis industry is still figuring itself out as it goes. Right now, the movers and shakers of the industry are still laying the foundation. What shape do we want the weed industry to take? Who should be the leaders of this new industry? Should doctors take over the cannabis industry? Alternatively, should we […]

Israel Could Soon Decriminalize Marijuana

With a vote on a new bill this week in the Knesset, Israel could soon decriminalize marijuana. The Knesset is Israel’s legislative body. It voted unanimously to pass the bill on its first reading on March 7. Two more successful votes are required for the measure to become law. The law changes penalties for those caught […]

Celebrities Rapper Joey Bada$$ Announces He Has Quit Smoking Weed

For decades, rap music and smoking weed have essentially gone hand in hand. Mainstream hip-hop icons like Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa not only frequency reference the plant in their music, but have also become advocates for legal marijuana across the U.S. But apparently, not every artist is as big of a fan. Take Joey Bada$$, […]