Denver’s Second Licensed Marijuana Consumption Business to Open

Vape and Play, the second social marijuana consumption establishment to open in Denver, received the city licensing director's sign off on August 24, 2018, paving the way for the business to open this fall at 1753 S. Broadway. The license was approved by Denver's executive director of the Department … Read more about Denver’s Second Licensed Marijuana Consumption Business to Open

Canadian Cannabis Beverages from Coors/Hydropothecary Coming Soon

Molson Coors Canada and The Hydropothecary Company have announced a joint venture to produce non-alcoholic, cannabis-infused beverages to be sold in the Canadian market. Molson Coors Canada is the Canadian arm of beer giant Molson Coors Brewing Company, and The Hydropothecary Company (HEXO) is … Read more about Canadian Cannabis Beverages from Coors/Hydropothecary Coming Soon

CBD in Food? California Says No Way, (San) Jose.

In a blow to hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) product manufacturers who intend to use CBD as a food additive, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), in conjunction with the California Food and Drug Branch (FDB), has released a clarification document titled: "FAQ - Industrial Hemp and … Read more about CBD in Food? California Says No Way, (San) Jose.

STATES Act a Game Changer for Cannabis

On June 7, 2018, Senators Elizabeth Warren (Democrat - Massachusetts) and Cory Gardner (Republican - Colorado) introduced bipartisan legislation that would allow states to regulate cannabis without incurring any federal interference. The Strengthening the Tenth Amendment Through Entrusting States … Read more about STATES Act a Game Changer for Cannabis

Sessions’ Anti-Weed Agenda Benefiting Legal Cannabis Industry

When Attorney General Jeff Sessions began serving under current US President Donald Trump, the cannabis industry held its collective breath, anticipating the worst. Sessions' aversion to cannabis is well-known; he once declared, "Good people don’t smoke marijuana." His anti-cannabis agenda was a … Read more about Sessions’ Anti-Weed Agenda Benefiting Legal Cannabis Industry

CO Gov to Sign Marijuana “Tasting Room” Bill

A bill allowing adults to consume small amounts of cannabis by eating edibles or vaping marijuana concentrate or marijuana products on the premises of a duly licensed recreational marijuana retailer was sent to the desk of Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper on Thursday, May 3, 2018. If signed into … Read more about CO Gov to Sign Marijuana “Tasting Room” Bill

Chuck Schumer to Introduce Bill Decriminalizing Cannabis

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D - New York) said that he will be introducing a bill removing marijuana from the federal list of controlled substances, which would, in effect, decriminalize its possession and use. Schumer gave an exclusive interview to VICE News Tonight, which aired on HBO on … Read more about Chuck Schumer to Introduce Bill Decriminalizing Cannabis

Boehner, Weld Join Cannabis Company Advisory Board

No, your weed isn't laced with PCP and this is definitely not an article written by the onion. Former US House Speaker John Boehner has completely flip-flopped (as he was so fond of saying at one time) in regards to his views on the legalization of cannabis. Wait for it... Boehner has announced … Read more about Boehner, Weld Join Cannabis Company Advisory Board