Cannabis Activism

Berlin Hosts Another Great Hemp Parade

Despite a little cold and rainy weather, a great crowd turned out this year for the 21st annual Berlin Hanfparade (or “Hemp Parade”) last Saturday, August 12th. According to Michael Knodt, writer for and speaker at the April 2017 International Cannabis Business Conference in Berlin, the turnout for this […]

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Medical Marijuana

Utah Campaign To Launch 2018 Signature Drive For Medical Cannabis Ballot Initiative

The campaign to place a medical cannabis initiative on the November 2018 ballot will hold a news conference on Thursday to announce the official launch of signature gathering efforts. The event will take place at 10:30 a.m. MT at the Gallivan Center, featuring campaign leaders, patients, and supporters. Volunteers will begin collecting signatures in […]

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Cannabis Activism

Compassionate Oregon: Fighting for Cannabis Patient Rights

Compassionate Oregon is an organization that has been working tirelessly in Oregon to defend patients from rollbacks in the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program (OMMP). The nonprofit has been an almost singular voice in Salem, fighting against all the changes that would hurt patient access, which have been proposed or implemented […]

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Marijuana Business

Medical Cannabis Commerce Starts in Hawaii

This week scored a mark in history for medical cannabis patients in the Aloha State. Initial sales went into effect on Tuesday on Maui and Wednesday on Oahu at two of the state-licensed dispensaries on the island chain. Although eight dispensaries have been granted licenses by the state’s Department of […]

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Cannabis Culture

THC and Four Prescriptions Found in Tiger Woods System After DUII

Once legendary golfer Tiger Woods was recently arrested for DUI in Florida. His toxicology report came back with five different drugs in his system, including THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana. Woods admitted at the time of his arrest that he was taking prescription medications, and that they were likely […]