FORBES PROJECTS CANNABIS INDUSTRY TO CREATE MORE JOBS THAN MANUFACTURING BY 2020

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry 7 Jobs. That is what the cannabis industry hopes will keep the Trump administration from cracking down on cannabis companies. A new report from New Frontier Data projects that by 2020 the legal cannabis market will create more than a quarter of a million jobs. This is more than …

8 AMAZING WOMEN IN THE CANNABIS INDUSTRY

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry in honor of Women’s History Month, we wanted to take a look at some of the most influential and inspiring women who are leading the cannabis industry into the future. From lawmakers to lawyers to entrepreneurs, every woman here has made an impact and helped pave the way …

UF COULD RECEIVE 2.5 MILLION FOR MEDICAL CANNABIS RESEARCH

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry A proposal that would award $2.5 million for UF to study medical cannabis recently moved forward in the Florida House of Representatives. The proposal states that money from the General Revenue Fund will be used to fund UF’s study on the safety and efficiency of medical cannabis. The …

SWAT RAIDS ARE DEADLY WHILE OVERDOSING ON CANNABIS DOESN’T EXIST

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry As usual overdosing on cannabis doesn’t exist while SWAT raids ending lives does exist.  Until we properly address the role of the private prison industrial complex and how it benefits financial from non-violent drug offenses.  Don’t forget to sign the petition to get recreational cannabis on the Florida …

ATTORNEY GENERAL JEFF SESSIONS SAID CANNABIS IS ONLY SLIGHTLY BETTER THAN OPIOIDS & HEROIN

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Here we go again! The United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions made the claim that cannabis is only slightly less awful when is pertains to opioids and heroin.  A member of our Facebook group posed a great question.  “Where does he get his information from?” The answer is, …

CANNABIS UPDATE FOR WASHINGTON D.C.

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry WASHINGTON — The Justice Department will step up enforcement of federal law against recreational marijuana, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Thursday, offering the Trump administration’s strongest indication to date of a looming crackdown on the drug, even as a solid majority of Americans believe it should be …

VIRGINIA PASSES 2 CANNABIS RELATED BILLS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry RICHMOND, Va. (WHSV) — In this year’s session of Virginia’s General Assembly, 17 marijuana-related bills were proposed. Out of those, the House and Senate voted to pass two. One focuses on driver’s license reform, which could offer alternatives to adults with misdemeanor marijuana charges. Right now in Virginia, …

FLORIDA MAY BE THE STRICTEST MEDICAL CANNABIS STATE

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry OAKLAND, Calif. — Brightly lit and bustling, Harborside Health Center serves as something of a model for the medical marijuana industry — even as California’s freewheeling approach to cannabis is seen as an example of how not to do things. As dozens of customers at Harborside pick their products, …

MEDICAL MARIJUANA UPDATE FOR WEST VIRGINIA

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Delegate Mike Pushkin (D) filed House Bill 2677, and Senator Richard Ojeda (D) filed Senate Bill 386. Both would legalize medical cannabis, albeit in different manners. HB 2688 has no cosponsors, whereas SB 386 is cosponsored by a bipartisan coalition of nine senators. HB 2677 would legalize the …

CANNABIS FACTS FOR ATTORNEY GENERAL JEFF SESSIONS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Speaking Tuesday morning before the National Association of Attorneys General, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions expressed doubt that marijuana could help mitigate the opioid abuse epidemic. “I see a line in The Washington Post today [Monday] that I remember from the ’80s,” Sessions said. “‘Marijuana is a cure …