North Dakota, known for being a conservative state, has become the 25th state to sign the cannabis law reform, ending the jail time for carrying a little amount of marijuana. Gov. Doug Burgum signed HB 1050 on May 2. Anyone who is 21 and above, caught...
In the start of June, the State Medical Board of Ohio will decide whether medical marijuana will be made available for people suffering from autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and anxiety. Last Wednesday, the four-member committee with members from the medical board opted to endorse the approval of the two...
The government announced on Tuesday that New Zealand would hold a poll on the legalization of marijuana. The vote, according to Justice Minister Andrew Little, said would be irrevocable. However, the enactment of the law will still depend on the next administration. New Zealand’s Referendum
Marijuana is officially legal across Canada and in ten 420-friendly states in the United States. As months have passed after legalizing weed use in Canada and several US states, it is clear that allowing adult consumers to purchase and consume marijuana legally is a top business opportunity. The...
Recent research from the University of Colorado, published in the Journal of Frontiers Health last Tuesday, reveals 80% of cannabis users, from states where it is legal, are more driven to work out. They say the consumption of cannabis before or after exercising heightens the enjoyment of physical activity and improves...
The legalization of marijuana is also happening outside the United States. As of now, there are more than 40 countries have rolled their green carpet, which includes Canada and Uruguay where the recreational sale of marijuana is allowed. Mexico was one of the 40-plus countries that are...
Job openings available in the cannabis sector reach an all-time high. Despite not having an official number of jobs created, the marijuana industry opened about 200,000 to 300,000 new posts in the U.S. alone. Job-listing sites like ZipRecruiter and Glassdoor, which witnessed a 76 percent rise in job openings last year,...
Currently, the legalization of cannabis is observable in a lot of states and health officials started to wonder things and ask questions. Does cannabis users make them prefer junk food? And are there any relationships between obesity in Americans and drug availability in America? With these questions, researchers conducted...
Canada-based and authorized marijuana producer Aurora Cannabis recently settled a licensing deal with Vancouver-based advanced technology company EnWave. This agreement is seen to benefit the Canadian marijuana producer in the long run. Aurora made a CAD$10 million (approximately US$7.4 million) investment with EnWave, as announced on Friday. This...
A new study found that cannabidiol (CBD), a chemical from the marijuana plant, can reduce the risk of psychosis, a severe mental health condition. The study said that CBD could neutralize the effects of high-grade “skunk” cannabis strains. For the first time, a team from University College...