Hotel with Three Floors of Marijuana Raided by Spanish Police


By The Guardianon March 18, 2016 Four people arrested over indoor plantation that was being expanded to take up more rooms of disused building on the Mediterranean coast. Spanish police have uncovered hundreds of marijuana plants in a disused hotel on the Mediterranean coast and arrested four people as part

Do ‘Broad City’ stars Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer smoke real weed on set?


By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff While “Broad City’s” third season started out slow, things have really picked up in the Comedy Central half-hour’s last couple episodes. This season’s fourth episode, “Rat Pack,” was well-paced and hysterical — what with Ilana Glazer’s weed-fueled, rat-infested house party filled with Abbi Jacobson’s

Creating Your Own Market In The Marijuana Space


This post is from a Fortune article titled ‘Marijuana Entrepreneur: When a Market Dosen’t Exist, Create Your Own’ written by MedMen CEO Adam Bierman published on February 23, 2016. It’s not easy doing business when you’re in the marijuana industry. For an entrepreneur aggressively growing a business, much of the

Where Do Hillary Clinton And Bernie Sanders Stand On Cannabis Use?


By Christopher Harress, International Business Timeson February 27, 2016  This article was published originally on Cannabis Culture   As Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton prepare for Super Tuesday, marijuana legislation has hit the headlines again.The Vermont Senate approved a bill Thursday that would allow people

MedMen CEO Joins USA TODAY’s Healthcare Panel


MedMen CEO Adam Bierman discusses the benefits of medical marijuana at USA TODAY’s One Nation: Healthcare discussion. MedMen CEO Adam Bierman joined the panel for USA Today’s One Nation series covering the topic of healthcare in the United States. Joined by four other healthcare professionals, Bierman touted the benefits of

Cannabis Designer Megan Stone Nominated for A.R.E. Design Award


by Addison Herron- Wheeler | February 22, 2016 This article originated on I Read Culture Lauded cannabis retail designer, Megan Stone, was recently nominated for the 23rd Annual A.R.E. (Association for Retail Environments) Design Awards Competition this year. The A.R.E. Awards is always a big event, as some of the most

Utah Lawmakers Consider Two Medical Marijuana Bills As Poll Shows 64% Approval For Medicinal Cannabis


0 By Monterey Budon February 19, 2016Health & Medicine, Marijuana News Original Source : As the newest poll demonstrates, there’s strong support for medical marijuana in the sometimes-regressive state of Utah, which has inspired a sense of vagrant optimism as politicians prepare for a critical vote today. Up for consideration

Get a whiff of this: Vermont police dogs won’t be trained to sniff out pot

A worker at the A Kinder Caregiver grow facility, holds the finished buds of marijuana plants in Bozeman, Mont., Feb. 8, 2011. The Montana state legislature is considering repealing its medical marijuana statute, which opponents argue is promoting recreational use and crime. (Mike Albans/The New York Times)

 This article was published on Colorado K-9 officer Atlas sits on top of 30 pounds of marijuana he sniffed out as part of a Douglas County Sheriff’s Officer operation. (Douglas County Sheriff’s Office) Assuming the Green Mountain State will legalize marijuana, the police academy is no longer training its

Ohio Recreational Marijuana Measure Paused: Campaign Will Work On Medical Marijuana


This article was published originally on Cannabis Culture By Jackie Borchardt, on February 18, 2016   The only group actively collecting signatures to put a marijuana legalization measure on the Ohio ballot this year has paused its campaign. Instead, the Legalize Ohio 2016 campaign will work with Marijuana Policy

Here’s What A Night Inside LA’s Weed Social Club Looks Like


This article was originally published on The Stoner’s Cookbook Cannabis Industry 02.17.16 0 By: Sera Jane Ghaly Share on TwitterShare on Facebook Photo credit Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Google+ Pinterest Despite the fact that marijuana has been legal medically in California for some 20 years, the culture is

Pot Dispensaries Flood California Tax Office With Weed-Smelling Cash


This article was published originally on Cannabis Culture By Denver Nicks, TIMEon February 17, 2016   The businesses have no access to traditional banking The dissonance between the legal status of marijuana in some states and its total ban by the federal government has led to some awkward arrangements. In

Utah’s Concurrent Resolution 11 Urges United States Congress to Reclassify Marijuana


1 By Monterey Budon February 17, 2016Marijuana News Original Source : Bizarre, poignant, and fitting: How apropos would it be if senators from one of the reddest states in the U.S. were the ones that actually cattle prodded Congress into modifying marijuana’s status within the Controlled Substance Act? While a

Mormons give blessing to Utah CBD bill, but against THC products


 This article was published on LDS leaders support state senate proposal that would legalize medical marijuana products containing cannabidiol (CBD), but not a bill that allows access to products containing THC. Published: Feb 16, 2016, 9:06 pm SALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Will there be a 2016 Colorado Cannabis Cup? Permit denied


 This story was first published on Marijuana samples are divvied up at The Green Solution booth during the High Times Cannabis Cup at the Denver Mart on April 20, 2014. (Seth McConnell, Denver Post file) Colorado law enforcement officials warn that popular event is not safe, compliant with the

Details Emerge About 2016 Ohio Medical Marijuana Measure


0 By Tom Angellon February 16, 2016Health & Medicine, Law & Politics Original Source : Last month, national legalization group Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) took observers by surprise in announcing that it would work to put a medical cannabis initiative on Ohio’s ballot this November. While the measure has not

Rhode Island: Senate Committee Considers Medicinal Cannabis for PTSD


0 By Monterey Budon February 16, 2016Marijuana News Original Source : Today, politicians in the State of Rhode Island will be deliberating some critical new legislation for those who suffer from post traumatic stress disorder. The proposed bill would allow PTSD as a qualifying condition for Rhode Island’s medical marijuana

Lawmakers kill marijuana legalization measure in New Mexico for 2016

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 This article was published on A legislative push in New Mexico to get a ballot question about legalizing recreational marijuana in front of voters in November 2016 has died in the state senate. (Denver Post file) Opponents of legalization in the state senate cited a fear of increased crime

Moving glacially: Alaska regulators still mulling how to navigate weed biz


 This article was published on Alaskans can keep, grow and transport pot under the 2014 legalization law, but can’t legally buy or sell until businesses get licensed. (Bob Hallinen, Anchorage Daily News file, via Associated Press) Control board has yet to draft language on onsite consumption and decide how