Kentucky judge upholds state's medical marijuana ban

A judge upheld Kentucky’s ban on medical marijuana, ruling the state has good reason to “curtail citizens’ possession of a narcotic, hallucinogenic drug.”

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Premiere: Canna Cribs goes inside the cannabis industry's leading grow ops

Episode 1 of Canna Cribs by Growers Network takes viewers to Elite Garden’s cutting edge California marijuana cultivation Glass House.

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Sarasota, Florida plotting workaround to comply with state MMJ laws

Sarasota, Florida city leaders are planning to work around a state law to try to more closely regulate where medical marijuana dispensaries can operate.

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Body of kidnapped Washington budtender found

Police say the body of a Cheney, Washington marijuana shop employee was found days after he was kidnapped outside of work.

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Mississippi cop resigns after threat to black motorist recorded on body cam

A white Mississippi police officer is resigning after video from his body camera showed him berating a black motorist about smoking marijuana and saying he could shoot into the car.

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Delaware makes it easier for PTSD sufferers to get medical marijuana

Delaware has a new law that allows people with post-traumatic stress disorder to more easily gain access to medical marijuana.

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Uruguay setting up dedicated cannabis dispensaries after banks scare off pharmacies

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay — Uruguay’s government announced Wednesday that it is changing its retail system for legalized marijuana because banks are making it difficult for pharmacies to sell cannabis as planned. Banks are refusing to deal with companies linked to cannabis in order to follow international financial laws that ban receiving…

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Maine cannabis regs draft pushes back sales start, ups sales tax to 20 percent

A Maine committee wants to double the recreational marijuana sales tax to 20 percent, allow drive-thru sales and let medical dispensaries be run for-profit.

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Former Raiders "battering ram" now cannabis entrepreneur in Las Vegas

After his NFL retirement from the Raiders, Frank Hawkins found a new calling as co-owner of a Nevada cannabis dispensary

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Now in fourth harvest, Colorado industrial hemp industry still faces challenges

The Colorado hemp market has grown exponentially since it became legal, and farmers this year are expected to harvest 9,000 acres – up from 200 acres in 2014.

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Cure Your Wind & Sun Cracked Skin

Hemp Oil Skin Care

Sun or Snow or Wind – all burn … so FIX IT! – By Amber Moyer . Whether your skin or the skin of a loved one has been rendered brittle, scaly, itchy or otherwise uncomfortable by near constant breezes or snowy gales, or if your skin has been roasted by hot sun-rays to a fine “medium-rare” — Hemp seed oil is here to rescue that hot, dry, itchy skin, along with your hair, nails, and your insides too. Hemp seeds are full of good stuff like vitamin E, protein, andRead More


Shakespeare and Cannabis? Seems So …

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Did he “puff the light fantastic” or is it just a long establish method to relax the human body after working long hours, exactly as Elizabethans, and modern Americans use ale and wine. — BY DAVID PINCHING – . The recent discovery of a drug-tainted clay pipe in Stratford-upon-Avon, home of Shakespeare, has caused some fervent discussion on the topic of the Bard’s possible hemp usage. In early March of this year, some South African researchers explained that their chemical analysis of seventeenth century pipes had revealed traces of compounds createdRead More


Early Vegetative Pruning

How to trim hemp plants

LEARN HOW … WHY IT HELPS … WHEN & WHERE TO TRIM … By – Crazy Composer There comes a time in the early growth of the hemp plant when it is possible to enhance the formation of additional budding clusters by manipulating the form of the plant by trimming stems from strategic areas of the plant. . After the tops come off, there’s a window of opportunity to get those second-story branches to reach up to the top floor and stay there. After I’ve got the four main topsRead More


30+ Years Of “TOURING” – Time Takes A Toll

Hemp Tea For Aches & Pain?

HOW HEMP TEAS EASE ACHES & PAINS —  By Amber Moyer,  NEWSzines ——————— Steve “IAN” Little … was born in the United States, Dayton, OH. He has been a professional musician and composer for over forty years. He has played thousands of live musical performances, from stages inside intimate nightclubs, to large, rip-roaring bar haunts, to prestigious concert halls, theaters, auditoriums, arenas and convention centers. Ian having performed with the likes of such rock and roll icons as guitarist Pat Traverse and “Flashdance” composer Michael Sembello and many others. READ IAN’SRead More


How Cannabis Helps —- PREGNANCY “Morning Sickness”

How Cannabis Cures "Morning Sickness"

THE SCIENCE BEHIND THE SAFE EFFECTS  —–  BY — Rachel E. Westfalla, Patricia A. Janssenb, Philippe Lucasc , Rielle Caplerd — Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Sociology, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada   SUMMARY –Therapeutic use A majority of women experience some nausea and/or vomiting during pregnancy. This condition can range from mild nausea to extreme nausea and vomiting, with 1–2% of women suffering from the life-threatening condition hyperemesis gravidarum. Cannabis (Cannabis sativa) may be used therapeutically to mitigate pregnancy-induced nausea and vomiting. ThisRead More


Spiritual Medicine – Cannabis Thru History

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  FOR 1000’S OF YEARS — CANNABIS HEALS — EMOTIONALLY & PHYSICALLY BY: Antonio Waldo Zuardi — Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo (SP), Brazil     ABSTRACT Cannabis as a medicine was used before the Christian era in Asia, mainly in India. The introduction of cannabis in the Western medicine occurred in the midst of the 19th century, reaching the climax in the last decade of that century, with the availability and usage of cannabis extracts or tinctures.Read More


Kentucky judge upholds state's medical marijuana ban

A judge upheld Kentucky’s ban on medical marijuana, ruling the state has good reason to “curtail citizens’ possession of a narcotic, hallucinogenic drug.” READ MORE HERE


Premiere: Canna Cribs goes inside the cannabis industry's leading grow ops

Episode 1 of Canna Cribs by Growers Network takes viewers to Elite Garden’s cutting edge California marijuana cultivation Glass House. READ MORE HERE


Sarasota, Florida plotting workaround to comply with state MMJ laws

Sarasota, Florida city leaders are planning to work around a state law to try to more closely regulate where medical marijuana dispensaries can operate. READ MORE HERE


Body of kidnapped Washington budtender found

Police say the body of a Cheney, Washington marijuana shop employee was found days after he was kidnapped outside of work. READ MORE HERE


Mississippi cop resigns after threat to black motorist recorded on body cam

A white Mississippi police officer is resigning after video from his body camera showed him berating a black motorist about smoking marijuana and saying he could shoot into the car. READ MORE HERE


Delaware makes it easier for PTSD sufferers to get medical marijuana

Delaware has a new law that allows people with post-traumatic stress disorder to more easily gain access to medical marijuana. READ MORE HERE


Uruguay setting up dedicated cannabis dispensaries after banks scare off pharmacies

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay — Uruguay’s government announced Wednesday that it is changing its retail system for legalized marijuana because banks are making it difficult for pharmacies to sell cannabis as planned. Banks are refusing to deal with companies linked to cannabis in order to follow international financial laws that ban receiving… READ MORE HERE


Maine cannabis regs draft pushes back sales start, ups sales tax to 20 percent

A Maine committee wants to double the recreational marijuana sales tax to 20 percent, allow drive-thru sales and let medical dispensaries be run for-profit. READ MORE HERE


Former Raiders "battering ram" now cannabis entrepreneur in Las Vegas

After his NFL retirement from the Raiders, Frank Hawkins found a new calling as co-owner of a Nevada cannabis dispensary READ MORE HERE


Now in fourth harvest, Colorado industrial hemp industry still faces challenges

The Colorado hemp market has grown exponentially since it became legal, and farmers this year are expected to harvest 9,000 acres – up from 200 acres in 2014. READ MORE HERE