Day: November 6, 2018

These 4 States Could See Major marijuana Reform This Midterm Election

Reading Time: 4 minutes Thirty-one states, plus the District of Columbia, have already legalized marijuana in some form, but that could soon change come Nov. 6. Voters across four states, including North Dakota, Missouri and Utah, will head to the polls on Tuesday to vote on initiatives that could make weed more accessible. The highly anticipated midterm elections arrive at […]

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Boehner calls For more Marijuana Reforms Ahead of Midterms

Reading Time: 2 minutes Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), who sits on the board of a cannabis corporation, expressed his support for marijuana legalization ahead of this year’s midterm elections.  “The trend could not be clearer: Cannabis prohibition is coming to an end,” Boehner wrote in a Wall Street Journal op-ed published on Sunday. “A Gallup poll last month found 66% of […]

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Missouri’s Medical Marijuana Question

Reading Time: 2 minutes Missouri voters won’t just vote on medical marijuana on Tuesday, they’ll vote on three competing measures. So, what’s the difference between the measures? Here are summaries, with information pulled from the Missouri Secretary of State’s Office: Amendment 2 — This measure would amend the state constitution to allow the use of marijuana for medical uses and creates […]

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Maine Gives Potential Marijuana Consultants an Extra Week

Reading Time: 1 minute AUGUSTA, Maine — Consultants hoping to advise Maine on recreational marijuana sales have extra time to apply. The deadline is Thursday for those applying to guide state agencies as they craft adult-use marijuana regulations and review Maine’s medical marijuana program. Mainers in 2016 voted to allow adult-use possession and retail sales of marijuana. Adults over […]

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America’s Marijuana Map How it Might Change After the Midterms

Reading Time: 1 minute Four states across American are on the eve of introducing new cannabis legislation America’s slow burn towards cannabis legalisation continues at the midterms as four states will vote on ballots featuring medicinal and recreational initiatives. Michigan and North Dakota will decide whether to make the drug legal while Utah and Missouri will vote on its medicinal uses. Polls are […]

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Weeding Out The Myths of Cannabis

Reading Time: 3 minutes I’ve always been fascinated by the science of plants. It’s the main reason why I studied plant science at university. But during those university days, I didn’t believe that cannabis would ever become legal in Canada. Cannabis was, basically, just fodder for a lot of jokes with my friends. I spent a lot of time […]

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