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By Mark Frauenfelder Research published in the journal Scientific Reports finds that alcohol is the deadliest recreational drug, followed by heroin, cocaine, and tobacco. Cannabis, at the bottom of the list, is 114 times less deadly than alcohol. Full Article: http://boingboing.net/2015/02/23/cannabis-114-times-less-deadly.htmlRead more.
By: Megan Snedden Can you imagine gaining altitude in a plane made of Mary Jane? One day, Canadian cannabis fanatic Derek Kesek let his mind wander, contemplating the infinite possibilities of hemp-based innovation. That’s when it occurred to him: while people have come up with some 25,000 uses for the herb, no one has yet built […]Read more.
By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff One of the largest cannabis policy groups in the U.S. is calling for a boycott on all Holiday Inns after one Colorado hotel filed a lawsuit on Feb. 19 meant to “end the sale of recreational marijuana in this state.” As we reported yesterday, the Holiday Inn in […]Read more.
By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff It’s official: Marijuana is going media mainstream, ie network television. NBC might soon have a sitcom on its schedule set inside a Denver pot shop, according tomultiple reports. And with the announcement of “Buds” — from creative team Adam Scott (from the network’s near-death “Parks & Recreation”) and […]Read more.
Marcelino Benito, KHOU 11 News HOUSTON – “I’ve always been pretty outspoken,” said Ann Lee. At 85 years old, Ann Lee looks like anyone’s grandmother. “I don’t know whether it’s my age, the white hair, what is it, but it does seem to strike a chord,” said Lee. But don’t let the white hair […]Read more.
by David Downs Clones of Sour Diesel at a cannabis conference. California’s legal market could hit $10 billion. With California’s top cop calling legalization ‘inevitable‘ in the Golden State, the question remains: how big would a legal market be? Full Article: http://blog.sfgate.com/smellthetruth/2015/02/19/californias-10-billion-legal-cannabis-market/Read more.
by Ted Hesson Weldon Angelos went to prison at age 24 and may not see freedom until he’s a senior citizen — all for three marijuana charges. The retired federal judge who sentenced Angelos in 2002 now says justice wasn’t served. Paul Cassell, a former federal judge in the Utah circuit, spoke to ABC […]Read more.
HuffPost Live | By Chris Branch Ben & Jerry’s reputation as a quirky ice cream company is no secret, and every one of their flavors is far from normal. In a HuffPost Live interview Wednesday, founders Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield hinted that they’d be open to a higher level of experimentation in the […]Read more.
Cypress Hill’s B Real Talks Opening His Medical-Marijuana Dispensary, New All-Star ‘Mixtape’ and ‘Ultimate Stoner Lineup’
By Steve Baltin B-Real performs with Cypress Hill on Day 6 of the RBC Royal Bank Bluesfest on July 9, 2014 in Ottawa, Canada. Mark Horton/Getty Images Cypress Hill‘s B Real (whose real name is Louis Freese) has fame and money, but he still needed a lot of luck for his next business venture […]Read more.
Robert Ferris | @RobertoFerris Choreograph | iStock | Getty Images The same cells in the brain that usually help suppress appetite actually make you want to eat more … when you are stoned. Researchers at Yale University identified a set of brain cells that reverse their behavior when under the influence of cannabis, and say […]Read more.
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