June 2018

It’s also the main ingredient in the cannabis oil used by many parents to treat epileptic children. The appeals court found in a 2-1 decision that the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act doesn’t address hashish. “AMMA is silent as to hashish,” wrote Judge Jon W. Thompson for the majority opinion. “Prior understanding of the pertinent words strongly indicates […]

Canada Day’s coming up – let’s eat! And let’s enjoy foods reflective of everything that is great about our country (cannabis cooking notwithstanding – that’s for another day and another food page!) As Canadians we enjoy foods that pay homage to the places where we live – be it poutine in Quebec to lobster from […]

Marihuana Reconsidered (1971) by Dr. Lester Grinspoon Dr. Lester Grinspoon didn’t set out to write a book that would change the world’s misguided view of marijuana. In fact, he originally started researching the subject in hopes of convincing his best friend—famed astronomer Carl Sagan—to stop getting high all the time. But after a fateful weekend […]

Voters in Oklahoma approved a ballot measure making the state the 30th in the nation to allow broad access to medical marijuana. Photo by Chris Wallis // Side Pocket Images The proposal, which was leading by a 57% to 43% margin with more than 98% of precincts reporting on Tuesday night, would allow doctors to recommend cannabis […]

In addition, HollyWeed Manufacturing and Extracts Inc. will be able to manufacture products as per current regulatory specifications and export them to the approved countries.  Obtaining the license will allow HollyWeed Manufacturing and Extracts to work with Canadian Licensed Producers as a contract manufacturer of approved cannabis products as well as to perform research and […]

All photos courtesy of Chris Bennett and Trine Day Press  The subject of history is a relative one. From details lost in a drunken game of scholarly telephone, to colonial atrocities downplayed by the textbooks of yesteryear, facts can be manipulated to support a particular argument, or omitted from the discussion entirely due to puritanical biases. […]

This is an ongoing column we will be posting from David Williams as he shares his point of view during his fight against Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Portland. David and his wife Heather founded Coma Treats, a medical cannabis edible company, in 2013 and contribute recipes to our publication. You can follow his progress and […]

“Just add weed” seems to be the only idea for otherwise unrelated companies looking to capitalize on the U.S.’s growing, legal marijuana market. There are marijuana city tours, marijuana event planners, marijuana beauty products, and marijuana-friendly hotels, just to name a few, all capitalizing on the fun to be had in the new consequence-free world […]

Washington State-based cannabis company Fairwinds launched a THC-infused sriracha tincture in April—realizing the dreams of stoners nationwide. Marijuana. Sriracha. ‘Nuff said. The product, which isn’t officially affiliated with the popular Sriracha sauce brand, has taken off in recent months. It contains a variety of spices, including ingredients made in-house, and 100mg of THC per package. […]

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma primary voters were weighing Tuesday whether to approve one of the least-restrictive state laws allowing medical marijuana, the nation’s first cannabis ballot question of the year. State Question 788 , the result of an activist-led signature drive launched more than two years ago, would make it legal to grow, sell […]