Tag: legalization

Everyone is wrong about marijuana

It’s weed week! But before celebrating marijuana, Lou reconsiders some of its positive and negative effects, and more importantly, what we *don’t* know about it. Oh, and the dude abides. Sources & Further Reading: The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids https://www.nap.edu/catalog/24625/the-health-effects-of-cannabis-and-cannabinoids-the-current-state (Summary) http://nationalacademies.org/hmd/~/media/Files/Report%20Files/2017/Cannabis-Health-Effects/Cannabis-report-highlights.pdf The Illegalization of Marijuana: A Brief History http://origins.osu.edu/article/illegalization-marijuana-brief-history DEA Drug Schedules

A MOST EXPENSIVEST Weed Taste Test

2 Chainz samples the finest bud box from Canndescent with a certified weed interpener (think: weed sommelier). WATCH NEXT: Most Expensive Marijuana Meal with 2 Chainz, Hannibal Buress and Tommy Chong – https://vice.video/2CWf49W Check out the latest from WEED WEEK on VICELAND: https://vice.video/WEED-WEEK-2018 Subscribe Now: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBE-TO-VICELAND Follow VICELAND: VICELAND.com | https://www.viceland.com VICE Video | https://video.vice.com

Arizona's Legalization Of Medical Marijuana With Prop 203

Medical Marijuana was passed in November 2010 Arizona with Prop 203, becoming the 15th US State to recognize its medicinal qualities for various debilitating medical conditions. The Arizona Department of Health Services is now assembling the Rules and Regulations for its dispensing and usage. Marijuana was legal until 1937 in the US. It was commonly

Federal government funds marijuana research

The federal government is funding research into the effects of marijuana, just months before cannabis becomes legal in Canada, something critics say is overdue. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.4569781 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News

Future of marijuana in U.S. a hazy situation

The future of legal marijuana in the U.S. has become a hazy situation ever since Donald Trump took office. CBC News followed a four-hour “beer and bud” tour on a “cannabus” in San Diego, to explore the different aspects of cannabis legalization in California and Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ new threat to crack down on

The Legalization of Marijuana – Part 2 of 2

A very important factor regarding the legalization of marijuana, is the cost implications of maintaining cannabis prohibition to the federal and provincial governments, and in turn the average Canadian taxpayer. According to the Auditor General of Canada, it is projected that approximately $ 450 million was spent on drug control, enforcement, and education in the

Legal Weed: politicians and police cashing in on new industry

Who gets to profit from Canada’s booming weed industry? Researchers at The Weekly found that nearly 40 former politicians and police officers are involved in medicinal marijuana companies, set to make retail sales as soon as it becomes legal. The CBC’s Wendy Mesley talks to pot activist Jodie Emery about how the activists who pushed

Legalization of Medical Marijuana in Arizona

We all know that 14 states in the United States as well as countries such as Canada, Austria, the Netherlands, Germany, Portugal, Spain, Finland, Israel, and Italy have legalized the use of medicinal marijuana. Just last November 2010, a law legalizing the use and possession of marijuana in Arizona solely for medical purposes have been