Making Cannabis Edibles

As cannabis becomes more legal, the industry surrounding it continues to expand. Politicians now campaign on a platform of total weed legalization since it’s that popular a stance, and it seems every other week there’s a local news story about a mom who became a millionaire baking and selling edibles. Now that it has reached […]

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CLOSE Lawmakers must decide whether to pass hate crimes legislation, legalize medical marijuana and pass rules to allow sports betting, among other key issues. Dwight Adams, dwight.adams@indystar.com Medical marijuana dispensaries opened in Ohio for the first time Wednesday. With medical marijuana in Ohio, Kentucky will be the last state on Indiana’s border that also doesn’t allow […]

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PROVIDENCE — After resisting marijuana legalization for several years, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo is ready to bring adult-use cannabis to the Ocean State, fueled by the legalization efforts and growing industries in neighboring states, like Massachusetts. Raimondo, who started her second term as governor earlier this month, is expected to formally propose legalization in […]

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The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department seized about $60,000 worth of marijuana products, $7,600 in cash, and two unlicensed firearms involved in an illegal cannabis delivery service on Friday. (Credit: Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department) The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department seized about $60,000 worth of marijuana products, $7,600 in cash, and two unlicensed firearms […]

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(photo credit: Getty)Getty Last year, attorney John Morgan sued the state of Florida, arguing that banning the smoking of dried cannabis flower for medical purposes is unconstitutional. A judge ruled in his favor to allow for flower sales in Florida. Directly afterward, then-Governor Rick Scott filed an appeal, which prevented flower sales from moving forward until the […]

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You might have heard about CBD from a lot of its users talking about how effective it can be in treating various kinds of diseases.  Before you start buying and trying this product that is known to have a lot of health benefits, it is important that you know all the basics about it. This […]

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The New York Times: Does Cannabis Use Cause Schizophrenia? Nearly a century after the film “Reefer Madness” alarmed the nation, some policymakers and doctors are again becoming concerned about the dangers of marijuana, although the reefers are long gone. Experts now distinguish between the “new cannabis” — legal, highly potent, available in tabs, edibles and […]

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PROVIDENCE — After resisting marijuana legalization for several years, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo is ready to bring adult-use cannabis to the Ocean State, fueled by the legalization efforts and growing industries in neighboring states, like Massachusetts. Raimondo, who started her second term as governor earlier this month, is expected to formally propose legalization in […]

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Is it biologically plausible that cannabis could cause a psychotic disorder? Yes. Brain scientists know very little about the underlying biology of psychotic conditions, other than that hundreds of common gene variants are likely involved. Schizophrenia, for instance, is not a uniform disorder but an umbrella term for an array of unexplained problems involving recurrent […]

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Dive Brief: BDS Analytics, a company that concentrates on intelligence, analysis and research of the legal cannabis market, developed a consumer price index for the substance that went live in December. This index — intended to benchmark legal prices — includes data on how much consumers are paying for cannabis and related products in Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon […]

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