Archive for September, 2015

Vaping is a hot trend among smokers, but there are some problems bubbling up. Specifically, teens are using them to consume marijuana.

Source: The New Way That Teens Are Using Marijuana

Starting Thursday, anyone in Oregon over the age of 21 with a valid ID can buy recreational marijuana legally. The Legislature decided to let medical marijuana dispensaries sell to recreational marijuana users, in addition to Oregon Medical Marijuana Patient cardholders.

Source: Recreational pot hits Oregon stores Thursday | News – Home

The Santee Sioux tribe has already proven its business acumen, running a successful casino, a 120-room hotel and a 240-head buffalo ranch on the plains of

Source: South Dakota tribe to open nation’s first marijuana resort – The Denver Post

A Canadian research team has completed a national multicenter study looking at the safety of medical cannabis use among patients suffering from chronic pain. They found that patients with chronic pain who used cannabis daily for one year, when carefully monitored, did not have an increase in serious adverse events compared to pain patients who did not use cannabis.

Source: Multicenter study examines safety of medical cannabis in treatment of chronic pain — ScienceDaily

The DEA is still spending big bucks to uproot pot plants in Oregon, where marijuana is legal

Source: Taxpayers are paying $60 for every pot plant the DEA destroys in Oregon – The Washington Post

Source: Why is Israel cracking down on medical marijuana? – Israel News, Ynetnews

Source: Why is Israel cracking down on medical marijuana? – Israel News, Ynetnews