OVERVIEW and CALL to ACTION:On Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 2:00 PM, the House Health and Human Services Policy (HHSP) Committee will hold a committee hearing on HF 717, a bill proposing the creation of a task force to develop recommendations for the legislature on the full legalization of Cannabis in Minnesota.The problem with HF 717 is...
Hundreds of people took in the Hempfest Cannabis Expo on Sunday, the first time the annual event has been held since cannabis was legalized in Canada last October. The event, held at the Edmonton Convention Centre, saw more than 60 vendors selling cannabis accessories, providing information on how to grow cannabis or offering services such as insurance for cannabis or...
Aurora completes acquisition of Whistler Medical, CannTrust files shelf for up to C$700 million of debt and equity. Cannabis stocks were mixed on Monday as new data emerged about the state of Canada’s legal market and Aurora Cannabis Inc. completed its acquisition of a British Columbia–based medical weed company. Data from the Canadian government shows that the black market for cannabis...
Vancouver’s iconic weed pin-up and activist shares her recipe for granola with a twist. There are a lot of ways to spice up a traditional granola recipe—fresh fruit, yogurt, chia seeds, compote. For baked baker Watermelon, the best way to add a kick to this hearty snack is with bud. In her latest video, she takes viewers through a step-by-step...
Looking for a quick and easy way to get the THC you need? Skip the smoke and go straight for the pill. THC pills, that is. That’s right. Did you know you can get all the high-flying, fall-off-the-floor, who-are-the-Grateful-Dead-and-why-are-they-following-me goodness that you expect from your doobies in a convenient little pill? We know. Mind blown, right? No more tell-tale smell. No...
It was the cannabis-cop story heard around the world. In January 2018, two Toronto officers allegedly stole a cannabis edible after raiding an illegal cannabis dispensary in Canada’s largest city. The Crown alleges that officers Vittorio Dominelli and Jamie Young took part in diverting chocolate edibles that they later consumed, leading to panicked emergency calls to their fellow officers over...
Lowell Herb Co., the dominant pre-roll cannabis company in California, recently filmed a commercial to play during this year's Oscars, but it was rejected by ABC television. The wholesome advertisement is a celebration of legalization in California from an award-winning director Cutter Hodierne, features actress Bella Thorne, and with voice over by actress Sasha Lane. As a big...