Both antipot groups and marijuana advocates tend to cherry-pick data to support their claims. However, Larry Wolk, chief medical officer for the state department of health, says it’s too early to draw conclusions about the true social and health impacts on Colorado. Marijuana-related hospitalizations have tripled in Colorado since legalization, and emergency room visits have […]

(Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) MedMen, a Los Angeles-based cannabis industry management company, announced on Monday, June 27, that the launch of a $100 million private equity fund to finance “strategic investments in supply-constrained, high barrier to entry markets,” according to a company news release. Chicago investment firm Wicklow Capital is an anchor investor in […]

(Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) MedMen, a Los Angeles-based cannabis industry management company, announced on Monday, June 27, that the launch of a $100 million private equity fund to finance “strategic investments in supply-constrained, high barrier to entry markets,” according to a company news release. Chicago investment firm Wicklow Capital is an anchor investor in […]

(Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) MedMen, a Los Angeles-based cannabis industry management company, announced on Monday, June 27, that the launch of a $100 million private equity fund to finance “strategic investments in supply-constrained, high barrier to entry markets,” according to a company news release. Chicago investment firm Wicklow Capital is an anchor investor in […]

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Dear Mother, I’m a grown-up who has never tried marijuana, but I am interested in experimenting. What do you suggest? — 40-Year-Old Weed Virgin   Dear Virgin, Thank you for writing in. You are definitely not alone! For a long time, marijuana got an awful rep and was stigmatized greatly, which caused many curious folks […]

By Saul Hubbard, The Register-Guard EUGENE, Ore. — As recreational marijuana cultivation emerges from decades in the shadows in Oregon, residents face a vexing challenge: Where will new licensed farms, processing plants and retailers be allowed to locate? Banned outright in big chunks of the state, Oregon recreational marijuana facilities face a complicated patchwork of […]