First U.S. medicinal marijuana kitchen to open in Tempe

Courtesy: The Mint Dispensary

TEMPE, Ariz. (KSAZ) — The Mint Dispensary is taking “edibles” to the next level, and launching the country’s first full-service cannabis kitchen in Tempe this October. Arizona residents that possess a medical marijuana card can now enjoy a hot meal that also contains THC. For decades, pre-packaged food and snacks have …

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South African actor for legalising cannabis

South African actor for legalising cannabis

Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, delivering the Johannesburg-based Constitutional Court’s unanimous verdict, declared the law banning marijuana use in private by adults “unconstitutional and therefore invalid”. The court also ordered parliament to draft new laws within 24 months to reflect the order. READ ALSO: Did Karlien van Jaarsveld copy Gwen Stefani …

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Alberta finance minister says cannabis warehouse will be secret

Alberta finance minister says cannabis warehouse will be secret

Alberta is starting to stockpile marijuana but isn’t saying where it’s being kept. Finance Minister Joe Ceci says cannabis shipments have begun but he says for security reasons, the province will not be revealing the location. Cannabis becomes legal in Canada in just under a month, and provinces are responsible for distribution, regulation, and front-line …

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DEA’s approval of Canadian weed imports shows U.S. agencies ‘don’t know who’s in charge,’ drug policy expert says

DEA’s approval of Canadian weed imports shows U.S. agencies ‘don’t know who’s in charge,’ drug policy expert says

VANCOUVER—An announcement Tuesday that the United States has approved the importation of medical cannabis from Canadian producer Tilray exposes a deep contradiction at the heart of U.S. drug enforcement, says one policy expert. While Tilray’s achievement signals that the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency is willing to make an allowance for …

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