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by LeafAlert - 14 hours ago

Round 2: Terpenes Square Off in the Elite 8

While March Madness plays out on the court, we’ve got a competition on the sidelines. Welcome to Leafly’s Strain Madness, where you will decide which strain gets dubbed the champion of all cannabis. Check back every day to find out which strain wins in each division, and vote every day to see your...

by LeafAlert - 14 hours ago

Illegally healed by Clark French

Illegally healed. Those are two words which you might not expect to hear together. Many people find that cannabis has a great positive healing effect for them, but, if they are healed with cannabis in the UK, then the patient must have committed a crime to obtain it. It was a phrase which really st...

by LeafAlert - 15 hours ago

What Current Research Tells us About Cannabis and Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is one of the most common pain disorders in the United States affecting up to 12 million people, the majority of whom are women. The origins of fibromyalgia may be genetic, or there may be triggers such as an injury or trauma. Though widespread pain in any part of the body is a prima...

by LeafAlert - 15 hours ago

High Folks: Yareem Barnes-Ivey Balances the Two Worlds of Cannabis

Editor’s Note: Welcome to one of our newest bi-weekly columns, High Folks: the cannabis-infused version of Humans of New York, in which we take an intimate look at people’s relationships with our most beloved plant. The connection between humans and cannabis is primal, dynamic, and profound. But it...

by LeafAlert - 16 hours ago

Ontario will get its first ever legal cannabis patio this summer

For the first time ever in Ontario, a legal cannabis “consumption” patio will be open to the public this summer. The Ontario Craft Beer Festival announced Tuesday that it will be collaborating with HotBox Cafe, a cannabis establishment in Toronto’s Kensington Market that opened in 2003, to open a c...

by LeafAlert - 18 hours ago

The High Priestess: What to Smoke For Spring

Editors Note: High Times is thrilled to present our newest bi-weekly column The High Priestess. Written by author and practitioner of magick, Gabriela Herstik, this column will explore the relationship and intersections of cannabis, witchcraft, sex, wellness, and everything in between. At High Time...

by LeafAlert - 18 hours ago

Is vertical integration the right approach for your cannabis business?

(This is an abridged version of a story that appears in the March issue of Marijuana Business Magazine.) Kevin Currier has lost sleep over the prospect of vertically integrating his new marijuana business in Michigan. A Michigan resident, Currier applied for a medical cannabis retail license in Gra...

by LeafAlert - 1 day ago

Harvest One To Supply Shoppers Drug Mart with Satipharm brand cannabis

Launch of Satipharm branded cannabis in Canada VANCOUVER, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ – Harvest One Cannabis Inc. (“Harvest One” or the “Company”) (TSXV: HVT; OTCQX: HRVOF), through it’s wholly-owned subsidiary United Greeneries Ltd. (“United Greeneries”) today announced that it has entered into an agr...

by LeafAlert - 1 day ago

Oh, the places you’ll go: Where will cannabis take you?

Cannabis can take people to all kinds of places. Where does or has it taken you? For many people, cannabis takes them to a place of happiness. A place where the pain is reduced, anxiety is lessened, and depression seems to melt away for a bit. How does this misunderstood plant accomplish this task t...

by LeafAlert - 1 day ago

New Jersey Legislators Make Legal Marijuana One Step Closer to Reality

New Jersey Assembly and Senate committees on March 18, 2019, voted in favor of companion bills that would legalize marijuana and provide for the expungement of prior cannabis convictions. The Assembly Appropriations Committee voted 6-1, with two abstentions, to advance the bill, which was amended a...