A review of 31 previous studies
found no correlation
between smoking marijuana during pregnancy and health risks to the baby.
A study from the University of Washington looked at what factors
attract kids to edibles
. Canna Law Blog
Journalist Emily Willingham wades through the data on using MED to
associated with autism.
In Forbes, Jacob Sullum called a new report from the Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area
against legalization and “dishonest.” See the report
A new study published in The Lancet Psychiatry found that more Americans are using cannabis as
fewer consider it harmful
. For more
The Oregon agency charged with approving testing labs is reportedly “
on the verge of collapse.
Delaware’s MED program is a
Prosecutors in Texas are
more minor possession charges. Memphis, Tenn.
Investigators in Wales say a Vietnamese man found dead in 2014, may have been
at an illegal grow.
Albanian authorities say they have
destroyed more than 1.7 million illegal plants
this year as part of a crackdown on organized crime.
In a superbly reported narrative, the L.A. Times tells the story of a suburban supermom who was
The Washington Post takes a deeper look on the case law regarding
pot use and gun ownership
. Pacific Standard
Italy’s largest police union
Willamette Week says this summer has been the
break out moment
for pro-athletes and cannabis. Is exercising high a good idea?
Science says ‘meh.’
Buffalo Bills offensive lineman Seantrel Henderson will serve a
after testing positive for marijuana. Seantrel suffers from Crohn’s Disease and had bowel surgery early this year.
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is
that rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott visited a pot shop in Seattle. Elliott didn’t buy anything according to TMZ. The Cowboys start the season tomorrow with three players suspended for substance abuse violations.
Vanity Fair critic James Wolcott, likes the new Web series
Cannabis Moms Club
. (One mom says, “This is my Lexapro. My -- what are you on Kim?”) Variety likes
’s new HBO incarnation.
Five-year-old Sagan Bocskor, son of cannabis entrepreneur Leslie Bocskor, became the
of a Burning Man Global Art Grant. The younger Bocskor ignited his Jedi Dog Temple at this year’s desert festival.
The New Yorker says the South American psychedelic
is popular in Silicon Valley. Ayahuasca “is like having a cup of coffee here,” business and self-help gadfly Tim Ferriss said.
Travel guide writer Arthur Frommer says pot-tourism
will be big
about her cannabis line with the New York Times magazine. Rapper The Game is a
at a SoCal dispensary.
The new e-book “
” by Sharon Letts is a series of fictionalized vignettes about life in grow country. Letts
Cleveland Cavaliers’ guard Iman Shumpert was
for possession and DUI in metro Atlanta.
The New Mexico State Fair
“Dorothy,” a pot plant on display. A mini tornado whipped through an Oregon pot farm.
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