Politics November 24, 2014
GOP Reps Vow to Block DC Legalization

Republican Representative Andy Harris of Maryland made waves this summer when he vowed that he would fight to stifle the implementation of Washington, D.C.'s popular noncommercialized cannabis legalization law Read More »

Science November 20, 2014
Terpene Profile: Humulene

In this issue of Terpene Profiles, the properties of humulene are broken down and the therapeutic benefits are explored. Get to know this terpene and discover what studies are currently being done to determine its wide variety of medicinal benefits. Read More »

Activism, Lifestyle, Politics November 19, 2014
Interview With CBD Expert Jason David of Weed Wars

For the next installment in my ongoing series on Charlotte's Web, I interviewed Jason David, a CBD expert and star of the Discovery Channel show Weed Wars, which profiled Harborside Health Center. Read More »

Politics, Science November 18, 2014
The Schedule I Hearing Is About Race

The hearings, at their core, are about race. Read More »

Politics, Science November 17, 2014
Schedule I Hearing: Did Feds Have It All Wrong? (Warning: Wonky)

Now that the facts are in for the federal hearing which could remove cannabis from Schedule I, the all-important phase of written argument has begun - and according to clues gleaned in the courtroom, the prosecutors in this case may be preparing to present an entirely irrelevant argument. Read More »

Healing Recipes: Migraine – Medicated Tuna Salad Sandwich

This healing recipe is crafted to bring relief to migraine sufferers by combining medicinal cannabis with these beneficial foods in a tuna salad sandwich. Read More »

Terpene Profile: Eucalyptol

In this issue of Terpene Profiles, the properties of eucalyptol are broken down and the therapeutic benefits are explored. Get to know this terpene and discover what studies are currently being done to determine its wide variety of medicinal benefits. Read More »

International Cannabis Update: The Netherlands, Cannabis Capital

The Netherlands (specifically Amsterdam) has grown itself quite the reputation of being the cannabis capital of the world. Read More »

Veterans Observe Holiday By Filing Rescheduling Petition

Just in time for the national holiday honoring their service, veterans from across the country have banded together and will be delivering a legal petition to the AG requesting that marijuana (cannabis) be rescheduled within the Controlled Substance Act. Read More »

Legalize, Y’All: Texas Cannabis Policy May Soon Change

Come January, Texas legislators will have at least three mellow bills on their docket. Read More »

Healing Recipes: Cerebral Palsy – Honey, Lemon Chicken With Brown Rice

A balanced diet, full of vital nutrients, calories and protein, is essential for those with Cerebral Palsy. Combined with cannabis, which has shown to be an effective treatment and aid for those with the condition, a "healing" recipe is created. The following recipe for honey, lemon chicken with brown... Read More »

Schedule I Hearing – Veteran Recalls VA Trials

Sgt. Ryan Begin served two tours with the Marines in Iraq, where he was injured in combat in 2004. Judge Kimberly Mueller, the federal judge who agreed to hold hearings on the constitutionality of cannabis’ continued inclusion in Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act, did not limit her... Read More »

New Study Debunks Link Between Teen Cannabis Use, Lower IQ

While opponents of cannabis legalization often cite studies, like one conducted by Duke researchers in 2012, which purport to show a causal link between teen cannabis use and lower IQ later in life, new and arguably better research presented at the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology in Berlin reveals such... Read More »

Will Congress Block Legalization in DC?

Rep. Andy Harris (R-Md.) has vowed to block the implementation of Initiative 71. Initiative 71, the noncommercialized cannabis legalization measure submitted to voters in Washington, D.C., has passed by an overwhelming two-thirds majority — but a lone member of Congress from another district has vowed to block its implementation,... Read More »