Category: Culture

Stories from around the globe about the culture of cannabis.

What is CBD Salve?

What is CBD Salve?

CBD salve, also called CBD balm, is a topical that contains cannabidiol as an ingredient. The market provides scented and fragrance-free cannabidiol salves to meet customer needs. While lots of people use other CBD products like CBD oil to help with one issue or another, it will not offer targeted relief from tough muscle and joint stress.

The Marijuana Industry Goes from Bad to Worse - FDA Will Not Approve CBD Regulations and Will Work With Congress Someday On It

The Marijuana Industry Goes from Bad to Worse – FDA Will Not Approve CBD Regulations and Will Work With Congress Someday On It

As if the marijuana industry isn’t reeling enough with $75 ounces in multiple states, NASDAQ listed Akerna going under, and MSO Curaleaf pulling out of competitive markets like California and Colorado, more bad news hits the industry, this time, on the government side. It is devastating news for those who love CBD products. The Food and Drug Administration has declared that these items, made from cannabis or hemp, may not comply with federal safety regulations. These safety regulations will affect a wide range of products, from soap to seltzer, and require more stringent oversight.

Washington, D.C. Mayor Signs Medical Pot Bill

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser signed a new bill that is making some major changes to the capital’s medical cannabis program.

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Republican Congressman Reintroduces Bill To Move Cannabis to Schedule III

Republican Congressman Reintroduces Bill To Move Cannabis to Schedule III

The Marijuana 1-to-3 Act would move cannabis to schedule III which would have several consequences.

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Connecticut Locals Protest Cannabis Facility Near Schools

A proposed cannabis cultivation center has residents of a Connecticut community up in arms.

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Poll: Majority Support Legalization in Hawaii

Will Hawaii say “aloha” to legal weed?

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Are We Too Stoned To See an Impending Alien Invasion?

They were there, and then they weren’t.

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Minnesota Marijuana Legalization Bill Clears Sixth House Committee, Senate Panel Vote Delayed

Minnesota Marijuana Legalization Bill Clears Sixth House Committee, Senate Panel Vote Delayed

A bill to legalize marijuana in Minnesota cleared its sixth House committee on Thursday. A Senate panel hearing on a companion version was also scheduled, but it’s been postponed. The House Agriculture Finance and Policy Committee approved the legislation from Rep. Zack Stephenson (D) in a voice vote. The bill is now nearly halfway through […]

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Minnesota Marijuana Legalization Bill Clears Sixth House Committee, Senate Panel Vote Delayed

Montana Lawmakers Discuss Proposal To Revise State’s Marijuana Program Two Years After Legalization

“The perfect shouldn’t stand in the way of the good.” By Darrell Ehrlick, Daily Montanan In its first major revision proposed to Montana’s marijuana laws since the state legalized recreational use in 2021, a House panel heard a series of bills that would adjust and change laws governing pot. Among those bills and changes is […]

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Oklahoma Could Generate Nearly Half A Billion In Marijuana Tax Dollars Over Five Years If Voters Approve Legalization Next Month, Analysis Shows

Oklahoma Could Generate Nearly Half A Billion In Marijuana Tax Dollars Over Five Years If Voters Approve Legalization Next Month, Analysis Shows

Oklahoma stands to generate nearly half a billion dollars in revenue from adult-use marijuana sales in the first five years of implementation if voters approve the reform at the ballot next month, according to a new economic analysis. The Yes on 820 campaign released the report on Thursday, showing the state’s projected combined tax revenue […]

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Strong Majorities Of Texans Support Medical And Recreational Marijuana Legalization, Including Most Republicans, New Poll Finds

Strong Majorities Of Texans Support Medical And Recreational Marijuana Legalization, Including Most Republicans, New Poll Finds

Four out of five Texans support legalizing medical cannabis and decriminalizing possession of marijuana—and a strong majority across party lines also backs broader recreational legalization—according to a new poll. The poll from YouGov and the University of Houston asked respondents about a wide range of legislative issues, including cannabis reform. It found that 82 percent […]

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D.C. Marijuana Bill’s Approach To Drug War Reparations Isn’t Perfect, But It’s A Start (Op-Ed)

The measure would deliver real money to people harmed by the Drug War, but its cannabis licensing set-asides are unlikely to benefit many victims. By Khurshid Khoja, Greenbridge Corporate Counsel The newly introduced “Comprehensive Cannabis Legalization and Regulation Act of 2023” in Washington, D.C. is a welcomed and necessary turning point in our nation’s on-going […]

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Long-Term Medical Marijuana Use Tied To Reduced Opioid Dosages, American Medical Association-Published Study Shows

A new study, led by researchers at New York’s Department of Health and published this week by the American Medical Association, found that chronic pain patients who received medical marijuana for longer than a month saw significant reductions in prescribed opioids. The analysis looked at data from more than 8,000 patients registered in New York’s […]

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Minnesota Marijuana Legalization Bill Clears Sixth House Committee, Senate Panel Vote Delayed

Schumer hosts cannabis meeting with other lawmakers (Newsletter: February 2, 2023)

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Best Cannabis Pre-rolls & Joints of 2023

Pre-rolls have come a long way in recent years, and the offerings of 2023 are better than ever before.

I Love Your Perfume, Is that Lemon Haze or Purple Passion? - Cannabis Scented Perfume Hits the Shelves

I Love Your Perfume, Is that Lemon Haze or Purple Passion? – Cannabis Scented Perfume Hits the Shelves

One such fragrance is Dirty Grass, a premium $185 scent infused with 500 milligrams of hemp-derived CBD oil, created by Douglas Little of Heretic Parfum, the mastermind behind Goop’s all-natural fragrances. Another option is Chronic, a $175 scent from Swedish brand 19-69, which combines grapefruit and moss notes. Both of these fragrances can be found at Barneys, New York.

The Argument for Psychedelic Politicians - Only Vote for Candidates that Have Tried Shrooms?

The Argument for Psychedelic Politicians – Only Vote for Candidates that Have Tried Shrooms?

Could the incorporation of psychedelic perspectives in politics lead to a more empathetic and compassionate society? As more politicians, both current and aspiring, come out in support of psychedelic research and decriminalization, it’s worth considering the potential impact these substances could have on our political climate.

De Ushuaia Hasta La Quiaca: la Ruta 40 del Cannabis en Argentina

ElPlanteo.com recorrió la Ruta 40, el corredor turístico argentino que es, también, la gran ruta del cannabis criollo.

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What is Delta 11 THC?

What is Delta 11 THC?

Just when you thought you knew all of the cannabinoids in the hemp plant, a new compound has emerged, and trust us when we say, you don’t wanna miss out on it.

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The 2022 Cannabis Cup Tour Report

The 2022 Cannabis Cup Tour Report

It’s been a steady 3-year tour of Cannabis Cups since 2020 and we’re still not pumping the brakes.

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