• Cherry Pie Marijuana Strain Review
    by Monterey Bud on October 18, 2017 at 6:05 PM

    Strain Overview The Scoop: Cherry pie is an incredibly sweet-smelling strain that produces a predominantly sweet-tasting flower. Iconic chronic of the aromatic order, Cherry Pie’s high combines the physical traits of Granddaddy Purple (GDP) mixed with the spaced-out mindset of a Durban Poison. For those entranced by sweet aromas and thoughtful highs, this is one [... […]

  • Wisconsin Representatives Cultivate Medical Marijuana Tour in Support of Legislation
    by Monterey Bud on October 18, 2017 at 3:51 PM

    Two politicians from the Badger State are taking their legislative efforts to legalize medical marijuana on a statewide tour. Wisconsin State Representative Chris Taylor and State Senator Jon Erpenbach are frustrated with the political quagmire that has hindered their legislative efforts to advance medical marijuana for the benefit of their constituents. Held in political limbo [... […]

  • Where is Louisiana’s Medical Marijuana Program?
    by Lesley Nickus on October 17, 2017 at 9:06 PM

    There’s a saying that things in the South move at their own pace. Such is the case with medical marijuana in Louisiana, it seems. In 2015, both the Louisiana House of Representatives and the Senate voted to pass medical marijuana legislation — again. Louisiana legislators approved medical marijuana twice before — in 1978 with Act [... […]

  • What’s Next for Weed in the UK?
    by Jon Hiltz on October 17, 2017 at 6:10 PM

    On Oct. 10, a bill calling for legalized medical marijuana in the United Kingdom passed its first reading in Parliament completely unopposed. On the same day, a planned protest was executed involving hundreds of medical cannabis users ingesting their medicine in front of the Parliament building in London. The protest was called by MP Paul [... […]

  • Uruguay to Export Medical Marijuana Oil
    by Jon Hiltz on October 17, 2017 at 4:20 PM

    Uruguay’s first batch of medical cannabis oil will be ready for export this December. The initial countries expected to receive the medicine are Canada and Mexico. The oil is being manufactured by the International Cannabis Corporation (ICC), which touts itself as the first integrated cannabis organization in South America. CEO Alejandro Antalich has stated that [... […]

  • First Atlanta, Now Savannah, Alderman Calls for Reduced Marijuana Penalties in Georgia
    by Monterey Bud on October 17, 2017 at 3:44 PM

    On Monday, Alderman Van Johnson proclaimed his intention to embrace marijuana reform in the City of Savannah, Georgia. Announced via his social media account, Johnson’s proposed ordinance would dramatically reduce any monetary penalties and remove the threat of incarceration for individuals caught with small quantities of cannabis. Currently, those caught with more than 1 ounce [... […]

  • Michigan Announces “Marihuana” Advisory Panel
    by Duke London on October 16, 2017 at 9:02 PM

    On Friday, Governor Rick Snyder made public the first round of members appointed to the Marihuana Advisory Panel — a requirement of the Medical Marihuana Facilities Licensing Act implemented in December of last year. The 17-member Marihuana Advisory Panel will consist of experts from a wide variety of fields who will suggest best practices for [... […]

  • Review: The CF710 Helped Me Conquer a Nectar Collector Fear
    by Duke London on October 16, 2017 at 7:51 PM

    For pretty much my entire smoking career, even before reaching the professional ranks, I have avoided nectar collectors like chocolatey trim run. Not because the straw-like dabbing device was ineffective or wasn’t a ton of fun to use, but because I am not in the “one percent” — the people who can afford to enjoy [... […]

  • New York Allows Medicinal Cannabis for Institutionalized Patients
    by Monterey Bud on October 16, 2017 at 4:44 PM

    The New York State Health Department issued new guidelines earlier this month for the state’s medical marijuana program. As of Oct. 5, staff working at healthcare facilities in the Empire State are protected from unjust incarceration or prosecution for obtaining medical marijuana for their patients, according to the state’s website. Per section 1004.23, those “designated caregivers, [... […]

  • Cannabis Industry Hit Hard by California Wildfires
    by Duke London on October 13, 2017 at 11:20 PM

    As wildfires rage across the state of California, it has become devastatingly clear who is in command. “This is an example of nature in control, and we are doing what we can, but we’re not being that effective at stopping the fire,” explained Cal Fire Battalion Chief Marshall Tuberville. Another source from Cal Fire reported that [... […]