California's burgeoning cannabis industry, already heavily reliant on cash and detached from banks, could face even more barriers to the mainstream after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessionsrescinded the Obama era guidelines, known as the Cole memo, which eased federal regulation of marijuana.
New Year’s Day came with the freedom to consume recreational marijuana for those 21 and older, along with a tidal wave of regulations for those who host cannabis festivals. The new law may place in jeopardy several potential marijuana-themed events, which in the past have brought piles of cannabis, live music, free samples, art and education to the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville.
When Tanya Johnson’s brother got cancer in the late 1990s, his doctor suggested that he give cannabis a try. He was down to 72 pounds, couldn’t hold down food and was “maxed out” on morphine and opioids.
Truth be told, there aren't many industries in North America growing as quickly, or consistently, as legal marijuana. ArcView, one of the leading authorities in cannabis industry analysis, has estimated that legal weed sales in North America could grow by 26% per year through 2021.
These are some high times for Jack in the Box customers, especially for those who are cannabis enthusiasts. Jack in the Box (Nasdaq: JACK) recently partnered with Merry Jane, the digital media platform co-founded by hit rapper Snoop Dogg, to create the Merry Munchie Meal.
More pregnant women seem to be usingpot -- sometimes to ease the nausea of morning sickness or heightened anxiety -- and a new study suggests that this slight rise in marijuana use is most pronounced among those younger in age.
SAN DIEGO — The sauvignon blanc boasts brassy, citrus notes, but with one whiff, it’s apparent this is no normal Sonoma County wine. It’s infused with THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana that provides the high.
Researchers observed that the Kuna Indians of Panama, who drank cocoa as their main beverage, had very low blood pressure, a leading cause of heart disease and stroke. Chocolate is the processed and sweetened food produced from cocoa.
New Jersey has one of the country’s most restrictive medical marijuana programs in the nation, with only six dispensaries and more than 15,000 medical marijuana patients, who often wait longer than a year from receiving a doctor’s recommendation to actually purchasing the drug.