Recently, lawmakers from the leading political parties of Mexico came together to kick off the process to formally decriminalize cannabis in the country.
Mexico is making moves when it comes to decriminalizing cannabis in the country. Learn more about the progress being made here!
When the World Health Organization makes moves regarding cannabis, people pay attention. It seems that the European Parliament was paying close attention.
Cannabis legalization in Colorado has seen substantial success. Learn more about the many benefits that legalization has provided thus far in this article.
Cannabis is now legal in Canada for adult consumption. This, however, has opened a door an even larger benefit. Learn more in this article.
Cannabis helps with many things, but one aspect that many people may not think about are the mass amount of jobs it brings to an area. Canada is learning this firsthand!
Canada is on a rollercoaster to cannabis legalization, and some provinces are experiencing more whiplash than others. Members of the new provincial government in Ontario gave a press conference yesterday, announcing that the province will exclusively sell cannabis online on Oct. 17, the same date that brick and mortar stores will begin opening in all […]
Come October 2018 Canadians and tourists will finally be able to take part in the legal recreational cannabis sales. However, we’ll all have to wait awhile to get access to some of our favorite products like beverages, edibles, & extracts meant for vaping. This is the government’s response to what they call ‘unique risks’ to […]
It’s an exciting time for cannabis lovers. Committed advocates and patient activists continue to fight for the rights of cannabis consumers the world over, with tangible results. Many countries have legalized the use and research of cannabis as a medicine, and an increasing number recognize the rights of the individual to consume cannabis as a […]
There are so many amazing things that will open up for Canada after federal legalization of the cannabis plant. However, one thing that will not be more lax is crossing at the U.S. Border. In the past, the U.S. Customs Officers at border crossings have banned Canadians who admit to using cannabis. After October 17th, more […]
Why it’s important not to demonize THC in the quest to legitimize cannabis as a medicine. The fight to legitimize medical cannabis has been an uphill battle fraught with pushback from billion-dollar pharmaceutical corporations, persecution, stigma, political controversy, and outright propaganda. For individuals using the plant to cope, this environment has been a waking […]
Golf Digest did an unofficial study where they got three golfers high —advanced, amateur, and casual—and ran them through three classic skill drills.
After six hours of speeches, Canada’s senators passed Bill C-45, aka “the Cannabis Act,” on its third reading in the upper house late Thursday by a vote of 56-30 with one abstention. The vote represents Justin Trudeau’s final hurdle on the track to legalize marijuana this year. Prime Minister even appointed three new independent senators […]
They’re not going to be legal right away in Canada, but edibles and vaporizable oils will be a major legal cannabis growth market, believes one cannabis C-Suite holder. If this weekend’s Lift Expo in Toronto is any indication, there’s a palpable shift occurring from dried flower over to concentrates and edible products. The rollout of […]
Between the two, would you say that consuming marijuana or drinking alcohol was the most dangerous? Nearly 70% of Americans say that booze is more damaging than smoking marijuana, according to a 2015 study, and from what we’ve learned since, they were most likely correct. Marijuana legalization is spreading, and since we generally know […]
2018 is shaping up to be a big year for legalization in the United Sates. So far, Vermont legalized recreational weed, allowing residents to legally possess up to an ounce of marijuana starting this July. Meanwhile, Virginia lawmakers killed a decriminalization bill at the end of January. With moves being made daily throughout the […]
With legalization quickly approaching Canada is about to step into uncharted territory. One of the most precarious elements of legalization is the understanding of cannabis from a medical perspective. And experts believe that more research is the only way to know what health effects cannabis will have on citizens. According to CBC, MP Bill Blair, […]
There’s little question now that Canada is moving toward legal recreational cannabis, but it means that most of the dispensaries already in existence will be forced to shut down as the legal, government-run, entities open for business. Even landlords who rent to illegal pot shops face significant fines or even prison time under the impending […]
Investments in Canadian pot stocks are on the rise in North America. With the market set to boom this summer when adult-use is legalized, it’s no small wonder so many people are trying to get in on the ground floor. However, there are some risks to investing in the green rush. Here are a few […]
With Canada whizzing toward a legal recreational cannabis market a lot of citizens don’t realize this one critical thing: in legalizing marijuana, Canada is breaking three United Nations drug control treaties. To act so irresponsibly might seem un-Canadian but the treaties have enough leeway that Canada won’t have to suffer international sanctions if its reforms […]