Man caught growing cannabis in Southampton tower block

Southampton man caught producing 86 cannabis plants

A SOUTHAMPTON man was caught growing cannabis plants in a city tower block. Michael Antony Muirhead was caught with two plants and growing equipment in his flat in Hampton Tower, International Way, on April 9. Drug experts say the two plants could have yielded between £200 and £1,200 worth of cannabis. But mitigating for Muirhead […]

The Best Cannabis Strains for Extroverts

The Best Cannabis Strains for Extroverts

Introverts and extroverts draw their energy from different places: While introverts are energized by solitary pursuits, extroverts recharge by spending time in the company of others. Extroverts tend to be talkative and outgoing. They enjoy experiences that maximize interpersonal interaction, and they are generally willing to seek out these experiences. Conversely, spending time alone may […]

Inside abandoned Woolworths where drug dealer grew £2.6m cannabis

Inside abandoned Woolworths where drug dealer grew £2.6m cannabis

A man has been jailed after a cannabis farm with an approximate street value of £2.6 million was found in an abandoned Woolworths. Staffordshire Police officers found a staggering haul of the drug in a former Midlands shop. On 10 July, neighbourhood policing officers entered a property on Transport Lane in Longton. Officers attending the […]

Desperate young homeless man caught with cannabis hidden in car

Desperate young homeless man caught with cannabis hidden in car

A man found with cannabis hidden in a car has escaped going to prison after “falling in with the wrong crowd”, a court heard. Dillon Spicer, 20, had to be detained with pepper spray after he went berserk when officers found cannabis folded in a quilt hidden in the back of his Toyota Yaris on […]

The Best Cannabis Strains for Introverts

The Best Cannabis Strains for Introverts

As personality types vary, so too do the cannabis strains that best suit them. It’s no surprise, then, that introverts and extroverts may enjoy different types of cannabis, for different reasons. An introvert tends to find social activities and interpersonal interactions draining; they draw energy instead from solitary pursuits, frequently those that are creative in […]

‘The system is swamped.’ Canada can’t keep up with requests to study cannabis

‘The system is swamped.’ Canada can’t keep up with requests to study cannabis

Igor Kovalchuk, a plant geneticist at the University of Lethbridge in Alberta, is awaiting Canadian approval to grow cannabis in a second greenhouse. Leslie Ohene-Adjei/University of Lethbridge By Meredith WadmanAug. 19, 2019 , 8:00 AM The Canadian government is scrambling to respond to a glut of license applications for cannabis research prompted by the drug’s legalization […]

Weekly Cannabis Stock News: Tilray Nabs a Key EU Shipment Deal

Weekly Cannabis Stock News: Tilray Nabs a Key EU Shipment Deal

This week wasn’t an earth-shaking one for marijuana stocks. That’s in some contrast to the previous frame, which saw several noted companies in the sector deliver their quarterly earnings. Yet as usual, there were some meaningful developments in this ever-active “green” corner of the economy. Let’s dive right into it.  Image source: Getty Images. Tilray’s […]

Marijuana Is Now Legal…ish in Texas

Marijuana Is Now Legal...ish in Texas

Gov. Greg Abbott and the Texas State Legislature are learning that every action comes with a consequence. Their choice to legalize minimal THC cannabis — also called hemp — has become problematic for local law enforcement. The red state of Texas is known for treating cannabis cases similar to how it treats heroin or methamphetamine […]

Roll up, roll up: capitalism will drive cannabis legalisation in Ireland

Roll up, roll up: capitalism will drive cannabis legalisation in Ireland

It is inevitable that cannabis will be legalised in Ireland in the coming years. It may take five years or even longer for the prohibition to be fully lifted but it is an utter fallacy to suggest this country will resist the inexorable trend that has taken hold in the United States, Canada, Spain and […]