Famously pro-cannabis San Francisco, where the 4/20 marijuana holiday is celebrated with a group smoke-out on Hippie Hill, is having a surprisingly difficult time establishing regulations for the broad legal market coming to California in January.
It’s been more than a year and a half since Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed a bill to legalize medical marijuana in the Keystone State, and there's finally a light at the end of the bureaucratic tunnel
To protect myself from having to deal with awkward stares whenever I venture out, I make sure to keep a few key items on deck that’ll allow me to flourish in disguise and move amongst the non-stoned like a red eye- and odor-free ninja.
Some are tapping into marijuana’s psychoactive effects to quiet the brain during intense yoga sessions and other mind-oriented sports, such as running or swimming. Others use cannabis products that don’t make them high but, instead, create effects that users insist help them train harder and longer, with less pain and faster recovery times. From left, Sean Cutty and Melanie Greiner of Babes and Blunts race to the finish during the 420 Games at the Santa Monica Pier on Saturday evening, April 1, 2017. (Photo by Drew A. Kelley, Contributing Photographer)
Industry experts say the distribution system - a sort of main artery where pot will be received from growers, sent out for testing, taxed, and eventually shipped to retail stores - is not robust enough to support the vast new market.
The Seattle museum was chosen because of his connection to Aaron Varney, one of the owners of Dockside Cannabis. Both are also board members with the Center for Study of Cannabis and Social Policy, a non-profit educational program based at Seattle University.
When it comes to discussing marijuana and smoking pot, we think that we have enough knowledge about it – throw a few words like hemp, joint, bong; here and there and viola you have unlocked the master level.