NTSB: Pilot had Marijuana, Alcohol in System During Crash

LEBANON, Ohio — A federal report says a pilot who died when his small plane struck a zip line strung across an Ohio river...

On 420 Day: Toronto Activists Reject Loss of Rights, Vow Defiance

Canadian activists in Toronto, celebrating 420 holiday, rejected what they saw as their imminent loss of rights in light of the upcoming marijuana legalization...

General: U.S. Army’s Recruits Require Waivers Including that for Marijuana Use

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army will not meet its mission to recruit 80,000 active-duty soldiers this year and has officially lowered the goal. But...

Grown in Ontario, Canopy’s Marijuana Cargo of 100,000 Plants Transported to B.C.

In a show of its ardent efforts to up its scale of production to meet Canada’s cannabis demand, expected to reach 1 million kilograms...

Snoop Dogg’s Venture Alongside Tiger Global Bet on Pot Start-up Green Bits

U.S. rapper Snoop Dogg’s venture firm, Casa Verde Capital, alongside the New York-based Tiger Global, an investment company that poured money into Facebook, Warby...

Florida Patient Demand Pushes U.S. Pot Company’s Revenue up by 253%

The Canada-based U.S. Liberty Health Sciences Inc. (CSE: LHS) (OTCQX: LHSIF) has reported a 253 percent increase in its monthly revenue since the start...

Uruguayan Pot Company Looks for Way not Governed by Health Canada to Export CBD

ICC Labs Inc (CVE:ICC) (OTCMKTS:ICCLF) (FRA:2Q9) is Uruguayan, and it is South America’s only publicly traded marijuana company.  It is currently “looking” for a...
Utah passes new bills on marijuana. (File photo via AP)

Israel’s Together Gets Canadian Deal for Five Tonnes of Cannabis Oil

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's Together has agreed to sell 5 tonnes of cannabis oil to an unnamed Canadian company that will potentially bring revenue...
Medical marijuana is legalized in Illinois, however, it is not permitted for students to use it in school or have school nurses administer it.

Illinois House Approves Bill to Allow Students Take Medical Marijuana at Schools

The Illinois House has approved a bill allowing students to take their medical marijuana at their elementary and secondary schools. House Bill 4870 passed...

U.S. Federal Experts Back Marijuana-Based Drug for Childhood Seizures

WASHINGTON — A panel of government health advisers is recommending approval of a medicine made from the marijuana plant to treat childhood epilepsy, moving...

Study: Marijuana’s Permanent Impact on the Developing Brains has been Overblown

Marijuana and its effects on the developing brain is a highly contentious issue that has long been stifled by the lack of a clear...

Baltimore Health Official Warns of Fake Marijuana’s Dangers

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s health commissioner is joining the call urging people to stay away from fake marijuana as cases of severe bleeding by...

NTSB: Pilot had Marijuana, Alcohol in System During Crash

LEBANON, Ohio — A federal report says a pilot who died when his small plane struck a zip line strung across an Ohio river...

On 420 Day: Toronto Activists Reject Loss of Rights, Vow Defiance

Canadian activists in Toronto, celebrating 420 holiday, rejected what they saw as their imminent loss of rights in light of the upcoming marijuana legalization...

General: U.S. Army’s Recruits Require Waivers Including that for Marijuana Use

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army will not meet its mission to recruit 80,000 active-duty soldiers this year and has officially lowered the goal. But...

Grown in Ontario, Canopy’s Marijuana Cargo of 100,000 Plants Transported to B.C.

In a show of its ardent efforts to up its scale of production to meet Canada’s cannabis demand, expected to reach 1 million kilograms...
Medical marijuana is legalized in Illinois, however, it is not permitted for students to use it in school or have school nurses administer it.

Illinois House Approves Bill to Allow Students Take Medical Marijuana at Schools

The Illinois House has approved a bill allowing students to take their medical marijuana at their elementary and secondary schools. House Bill 4870 passed...

Why a 14-Year-Old Will Lead 4-20 Rally at Annual Marijuana Protest on the Hill

OTTAWA — At the age of 11, Emma Boniface watched her mother lose herself in the grasp of an opioid addiction. Diagnosed with a debilitating...

Top U.S. Senate to Introduce Bill Aimed at Ending Prohibition

The prominent U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer announced on Thursday that he will introduce a bill aimed at removing marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act...
Sanders repeated his criticism on what he described as “Sessions' war on marijuana.” (File image via Reuters)

Sanders Becomes 3rd Senator to Endorse Bill to End U.S. Prohibition on Cannabis

Former Democratic presidential nominee Bernie Sanders on Thursday became the third senator to back the Marijuana Justice Act, aimed at ending the federal prohibition on marijuana. Sen. Cory Booker,...