On August 31st, 2016, the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals made a definitive ruling on the relationship between State-level marijuana legalization and the protection of the 2nd Amendment of the United States Constitution: the right to bear arms.
A purified form of cannabidiol (CBD), the non-psychoactive compound in cannabis, shows potential for reducing psychosis in patients displaying schizophrenia-like mental illnesses, according to a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry.
The cascade of cannabis legality now and in the near future is better than expected from a decade or so ago. It’s been a state-by-state struggle the whole time while leaving the federal law against cannabis intact.
For decades the only part of pot that mattered was tetrahydrocannabinol, a.k.a. THC—the chemical component that gets you high.
Over the past several years, liberals have constantly assured the American people that even though they support the idea of stricter gun laws, they are not out to take away anyone’s legally owned firearms.
An increasing number of women are using marijuana while pregnant, possibly for morning sickness or anxiety, a research letter published in JAMA suggests.
Marijuana reform efforts have increased access for millions of consumers in legal states—but the sustained demand for weed on the black market is wreaking havoc on the environment.
Illegal marijuana growth in California is producing significantly more chemical pollution than previously thought, unpublished state data obtained by Reuters reveals.
Democratic Sen. Cory Booker proposed what many are hailing as one of the most far-reaching marijuana legalization bills on Tuesday.
While the New Jersey Democrat’s bill would not legalize pot outright on the federal level, it allows the federal government to withhold funding from states whose bans on weed disproportionately affect minorities with arrest and incarceration rates, according to a Tuesday Facebook Live announcement.
A former “chief propagandist” for the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), now turned cannabis advocate, made startling comments at the recent Marijuana for Medical Professionals Conference in Denver, Colorado. There, Belita Nelson described what many of us suspected – the DEA is corrupt to the bone and full of lies.
“Marijuana is safe, we know it is safe. It’s our cash cow and we will never give up,” Nelson said to the audience of doctors and nurses, describing the modus operandi of the DEA.
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Welcome to marijuana 2.0, where the less product you use, the better it works