Recreational Pot Question Back on Arkansas Ballot—But Will Votes Count?


The Arkansas Supreme Court docket this 7 days said that a marijuana legalization proposal should really be positioned back on the state’s ballot, but it stays unclear no matter whether the vote will in the long run necessarily mean something. It is the most recent twist in what has become a messy dispute surrounding a […]

Smoking Pot Makes You 55% Less Likely To Develop This Deadly Cancer


By Nina Zdinjak Cannabis customers have 55% much less probabilities of developing one particular of the most typical malignancies worldwide — hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), according to a study published this yr in the health care journal Cureus. HCC is regarded the fourth top induce of most cancers fatalities in the entire world, and centered on a analyze that […]

Illinois Trumpets 50% Rise in Adult-Use Pot Sales, Tax Revenue


It has been a 50-50 yr for Illinois’ adult-use cannabis method. As in a 50% enhance in income, and a 50% boost in tax profits. The state’s governor trumpeted the figures in an announcement on Monday, expressing that Illinois “has witnessed a 50% boost in overall tax claimed from adult-use cannabis, from $297.7 million in […]

Pot in a Planter! Cannabis Found in British Village’s Public Floral Display


It may well not be accurately “anarchy in the U.K.,” but there may possibly have been some mischief at participate in in the English village of West Parley. Locals there have been snickering as of late in excess of some unforeseen progress identified past week in a person of the community floral shows situated throughout […]

Over 850 Doctors in Thailand Protest Pot Legalization


If Thailand’s transformation from a nation with one of the strictest established of drug legislation to a location with authorized cannabis appeared like much too considerably, too soon—you’re not by itself. Medical practitioners from throughout Thailand are talking out on what they think about to be a reckless hashish law that lacks security from children […]

Texas Ag Commissioner Voices Support for Medical Pot Access


Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller published an editorial on Friday contacting for improved entry to clinical marijuana in the state, composing that condition leaders must “lead or just get out of the way if we cannot formulate successful hashish plan for Texas.” In the letter, which Miller posted to the Texas Office of Agriculture’s formal […]

Montana Pot Sales See Increase in June


Leisure pot sales go on to soar in Huge Sky Region, with Montana reporting a file high complete last thirty day period. The state’s Office of Income documented that grownup-use cannabis product sales in Montana totaled extra than $17 million in the month of June—the maximum determine since recreational pot sales commenced in January. In […]

Brittney Griner Pleads Guilty to Pot Charges in Russia


Brittney Griner pleaded guilty to hashish charges in a Russian courtroom on Thursday, practically five months immediately after the WNBA star and two-time Olympic champion was detained at an airport in the vicinity of Moscow. Griner, who has been categorized as wrongfully detained by the U.S. Department of Condition, now faces a sentence of up […]

Oklahoma Activists Submit Signatures for Recreational Pot Legalization Initiative


Oklahoma activists fulfilled a major milestone in their attempts to legalize leisure hashish this 7 days with the submission of a lot more than 164,000 signatures on petitions to qualify an grownup-use weed legalization ballot initiative for this year’s standard election. Oklahomans for Sensible Marijuana Legislation submitted the signatures for Condition Concern 820 to the […]

Maryland Court: Cops Can Stop, Question Someone Who Smells of Pot


Officers in Maryland may prevent and question an specific who smells of hashish, a court docket dominated previous week. In a divided ruling, the state’s Court of Appeals mentioned “the drug’s aroma offers police with ‘reasonable suspicion’ that the man or woman may well have 10 grams or far more, consequently permitting the officers to […]