CANNABIS CULTURE – Most marijuana-related news focuses on how to invest, tax revenue for states, shops and growers. But there’s a lot missing from this conversation. How are states legalizing marijuana in ways that protect public health based on facts, science, and rational analysis? As of today, 10 states and Washington D.C. have legalized recreational marijuana use. More than 30 have...
Back in the day, if you wanted a novel way to experience marijuana, you had to hunt down the mythical Thai stick or get really creative with your homemade bong. Now, novelty abounds in head shops from coast to coast. One of the newer approaches to dancing with Mary Jane is the THC cartridge. THC cartridges are so new you may...
Pods made from renovated shipping containers being sold to producers around the country as turnkey solution. About six months ago, Delta 9 Cannabis CEO John Arbuthnot was busy getting ready for the looming legalization of cannabis. There was the behind-the-scenes planning for his company’s first retail pot store, the creation of supply agreements with other cannabis sellers, and then the expansion...
Tucked between the affluent San Francisco suburbs of Lafayette and Walnut Creek is Rossmoor, an upscale senior-living community of some 10,000 residents 55 and older. Rossmoor members have a plethora of activities at their convenience, from bridge to bocce ball to social clubs (Boomers Forever!). But they are also among the few older adults in this country who can...
CANNABIS CULTURE – The City of Vancouver is forcing Cannabis Culture and other dispensaries to shut their doors on January 31. Please call and mail the City and tell them to stop the shutdown! Please print and share these flyers with information about HOW TO HELP keep Cannabis Culture and other Vancouver dispensaries open. Fill out the form and tell us...
Hamilton’s Olivia Brown says one of her clients was selected in the Ontario cannabis retail lottery. The 25 winners in the province’s pot lottery have been announced, including four applicants in Hamilton according to a local cannabis consultant. Now it’s up to city council to decide Monday whether to approve legal cannabis stores in the city. Ontario’s Alcohol and Gaming Commission released...
When the Trudeau government set out to deliver on its core campaign commitment to legalize cannabis, success was defined for many by legislation that did not impede on each province’s autonomy over responsible implementation. The timeline was ambitious, and history was ultimately made on Oct. 17, 2018 with the passage of The Cannabis Act. Throughout the process, I’d hoped to see...