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This 4/20, Follow Us Down a YouTube Rabbit Hole of Trippy Old Cartoons

If YouTube isn't already one of your most trusted resources for content to consume while baked, you're not living your best life. But let's be real — you're no lightweight. Chances are you've spent your fair share of hours blazing it and letting the YouTube autoplay take you down a rabbit hole of a...

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Georgia’s New Law Will Finally Allow Access to Cannabis Oil

ATLANTA (AP) — Amid a backdrop of Georgia patients and families who have regularly broken the law to obtain low-potency medical marijuana oil, Republican Gov. Brian Kemp on Wednesday signed legislation that will soon let patients legally buy the drug they’re already allowed to possess. RELATED...

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Breaking News: Canopy Reportedly Acquiring Acreage Holdings

According to a report out on Bloomberg Terminal, Canopy Growth (TSE: WEED; NYSE: CGC) is set to acquire Acreage Holdings (CNSX: ACRG.U). The report appears to have originated from Scott Deveau of Bloomberg: Canopy Growth is nearing a deal to acquire Acreage Holdings Inc. Story on @TheTerminal — Sco...

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Georgia lifts ban on commercial medical marijuana production

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has opened the state to commercial medical cannabis cultivation, signing a bill to create new business opportunities in the Peach State’s limited MMJ program. The measure outlines the first opportunities for private businesses to grow and sell cannabis. Georgia launched its ...

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Top 10 New Studies on the Effects of Marijuana

It’s been an exciting 12-months for cannabis research. In celebration of 4/20, check out these top 10 marijuana studies published within the last year. Every year, researchers discover more about marijuana and its effects. Celebrate 4/20 this year by learning what we know about cannabis in 2019 tha...

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Carl’s Jr. to Launch CBD-Infused Burger in Denver Location This 420

It is not at all uncommon for companies to climb onto the 4/20 bandwagon and release specialty weed-themed products in honor of the unofficial cannabis holiday. And this year, the fast food industry is making a splash. Specifically, Carl’s Jr. will become the first major fast food chain in the coun...

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8 Ways to Celebrate 4/20 if Cannabis Is Illegal Where You Live

The chillest of holidays, 4/20, is nearly upon us. Since 4/20 falls on a Saturday this year, we get an entire weekend to celebrate. And there’s definitely a lot to celebrate. Both Missouri and Utah voted to legalize medical cannabis in the 2018 midterm elections, and Michigan voted to legalize adu...

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California county making progress on repeal of cannabis cultivation ban

A California county is still working on a new regulatory regime to govern cannabis farmers, which could provide a way back into the legal market for hundreds of growers who’ve been stuck in limbo since January 2018. The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors’ new rulemaking began in February. The mov...

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New Poll Reveals 84 Percent of Americans Support Legal Marijuana

The United States is currently in the midst of a massive cultural shift about marijuana, and a new poll reveals exactly how much attitudes have changed. The new Hill-HarrisX poll, which surveyed 1,001 people from April 12 to 13 this year, doesn’t just show how a vast majority of Americans support l...

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Some in N.W.T. Still Waiting for Green Light on New Cannabis Stores

‘There’s a lot of money to be made here,’ says Inuvik town councillor. Wednesday marks six months since cannabis was legalized in Canada. At least one entrepreneur in the Northwest Territories hoped to be selling cannabis in a retail location by now, but he’s not. “April 17th, they were supposed to...

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420 Vancouver Preview -Expert Joints LIVE

This week Craig welcomes Piper Courtenay, Cannabis Editor of the Georgia Straight’s Straight Cannabis to preview the 25th annual 420 Vancouver event – and 7 hour live stream (420 minutes) happening Saturday April 20th 2019 at Sunset Beach in Vancouver, Canada – the home of #BCBud. They’re also...