Russia’s state-controlled news media outlets are questioning Morgan Freeman’s pot use in response to a viral video calling for further investigation on the country. Nearly all state-controlled media in Russia are currently verbally abusing the Academy Award winner after his …Read More »
From daily deals to generous veteran discounts, stocking your stash doesn’t need to leave your wallet empty and bank account reeling. Furthermore, just because your bud is low price doesn’t mean it’s low quality. With these key tenets in mind, …Read More »
The first day of fall is upon us, but although the seasons are changing, Jeff Sessions’ opinion of cannabis hasn’t. He sounds off once again about his disdain for the plant, Iceland eyes legalization, Russia thinks Morgan Freeman is sick …Read More »
Cannabis legalization could be making its way to the beautiful country of Iceland, as a member of Parliament for Viðreisn, or The Reform Party, has proposed a bill for the legalization of adult-use cannabis. Pawel Bartozek, a Reform Party MP, …Read More »
The American Legion Calls for Department of Veterans Affairs to Support Study on Cannabis and PTSD – News
This week, the American Legion sent a letter to the Department of Veterans Affairs asking for federal assistance in supporting an FDA-approved research study on cannabis and PTSD. The study is being conducted at the Scottsdale Research Institute in Arizona, in collaboration with the National Institute of Health and the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
The study is a placebo-controlled, triple-blind study to determine the effectiveness of four different potencies of smoked cannabis in 76 veterans suffering from PTSD.
On July 6th, the Toronto Star published the results of an investigation which revealed a serious racial bias within the Toronto Police Service. The data showed that between the years of 2003-2013, Black people with no history of criminal convictions …Read More »
Alex Blumenstein wasn’t sure what would come of Leaf Toronto, a monthly cannabis meet-up that he started with fellow Torontonians Brett Chang and Taylor Scollon earlier this year. The trio of young adults started the monthly meetup because they wanted …Read More »
In Maine, as in certain other U.S. states, adults can buy beer at a drive-through as if they were buying hamburgers at McDonalds. Now Maine is considering extending drive-through privileges to cannabis. First reported by the Press Herald, Maine’s proposed …Read More »
Following in the footsteps of other legal marijuana states, California officials said this week that they are working on regulations that will allow the state to launch recreational sales smoothly beginning January 1, 2018. During the recent Cannabis Business Conference in …Read More »
The Roll-Up features Leafly editors Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Dave Schmader in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news. Leafly Podcast Episode 003: Dr. Oz & Fox & Friends This week: With Ben in California, Bruce and …Read More »