AG Jeff Sessions

AG Jeff Sessions

The chairman of the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission said he was delighted to hear what Attorney General Jeff Sessions had to say about marijuana legalization during a swing through Boston. Appearing a press conference on an unrelated topic, Sessions answered a reporter’s question about marijuana, noting that the substance remains illegal …

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Canadian Scientists Develop the World’s First Cannabis Beer

Canadian Scientists Have Developed the World

Following Canada’s legalization of marijuana for recreational use, researchers have brewed cannabis beer for the first time. Yes, you read that right – brewed cannabis beer is finally here. Canadian scientists have reportedly brewed the alcoholic beverage from the marijuana plant itself. To date, most cannabis beers available on the …

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Huge jump in synthetic cannabis deaths – coroner

Huge jump in synthetic cannabis deaths - coroner

There’s been a huge spike in the number of people dying from synthetic cannabis. Photo: 123rf.com Provisional figures from the coroner show between 40 – 45 people died in the year since last June – in the previous five years there were two confirmed deaths. The figures are causing doctors, …

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Could kiwifruit growers switch to cannabis?

Could kiwifruit growers switch to cannabis?

A New Zealand start-up is proposing a novel way to grow medicinal cannabis – get kiwifruit orchardists to grow dope next to vines. MediCann says it will rain cash over the Bay of Plenty, but some growers say it’s just another fanciful idea. Katikati kiwifruit grower Ross Hart supports the …

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HCSO eradicates over 22,000 cannabis plants in Rancho Sequoia area

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RANCHO SEQUOIA, Calif. —  The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) eradicated 22,427 growing cannabis plants after serving four search warrants to investigate illegal cannabis cultivation in the Rancho Sequoia area of Southern Humboldt Wednesday, according to investigators. Four plots of land were investigated during the search. None of them possessed …

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CO2 GRO revolutionizing cannabis with a 45% bud value increase

CO2 GRO revolutionizing cannabis with a 45% bud value increase

CO2 GRO Inc. (TSXV: GROW) (“GROW”) is a Canadian company based in Toronto, Ontario just announced a 45% increased commercial cannabis bud value growth increase in trials yesterday. Using their CO2 technologies they are dedicated to increasing the growth of all indoor and outdoor value plants by increasing their clients’ plant yields in …

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Cannabis Commission Looks To Identify Why Few ‘Priority’ Applicants Make It Through Licensing Process

Cannabis Commission Looks To Identify Why Few 'Priority' Applicants Make It Through Licensing Process

Difficulty finding funding is holding back the very people the state is required to help enter the new legal cannabis industry — members of communities disproportionately criminalized for marijuana. That’s according to a survey of these so-called “economic empowerment applicants” conducted by the Cannabis Control Commission. According to the survey, 44 …

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