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Legal Pot: How To Buy In Massachusetts

Legal Pot: How To Buy In Massachusetts

When Massachusetts voters said yes to legalizing recreational weed last year, excitement rippled up and down the East Coast. Finally, legal pot had arrived at the other end of the country. Massachusetts even bested its northern neighbor Maine, putting the law into effect almost immediately. Now, as long as you’re 21 or older, you can smoke, vape, dab, and eat cannabis in Massachusetts, no matter where you’re from. But the question of how to buy legal pot in Massachusetts remains. Massachusetts [...]

Legal Cannabis: How To Buy & Enjoy In Washington

Legal Cannabis: How To Buy & Enjoy In Washington

If you’re wondering how to buy legal cannabis in Washington, you’ve come to the right place. This article will simply guide the fastest and easiest way to enjoy recreational marijuana in The Evergreen State. What To Know About Recreational Weed Laws in Washington A lot has changed in Washington this year. Back in May, Governor Jay Inslee signed an omnibus cannabis bill. The bill makes changes to several of the regulations the state put in place in 2013. Washington voters legalized [...]

Legal Marijuana: How To Buy & Enjoy In Alaska

Legal Marijuana: How To Buy & Enjoy In Alaska

Alaska has had legal recreational cannabis since 2014. Now that all the regulations are in place, and storefronts have finally opened their doors to the public, figuring out how to buy legal marijuana in Alaska is easy. Alaska has always had some of the most liberal pot laws in the country. So if you’re a pot tourist looking for a new destination, Alaska is a great bet. This simple, comprehensive guide explains the fastest and easiest way to enjoy recreational [...]

Medical cannabis: Lozenges, lotions coming to New York

Medical cannabis: Lozenges, lotions coming to New York

New York will allow ointments, lozenges, and tablets as part of its medical cannabis. While the state’s training program for doctors will be cut in half, the Department of Health announced Thursday. Health regulators proposed a new set of regulations that would further expand the state’s medical cannabis program. The state has tried to broaden as it faced criticism from patient advocates and marijuana companies for its restrictiveness. The new rules, which can take effect as soon as late September. It eases [...]

Legal Weed: How To Buy & enjoy In Oregon

Legal Weed: How To Buy & enjoy In Oregon

If you’re wondering how to buy legal weed in Oregon, wonder no more. This post will guide explains the fastest and easiest way to enjoy recreational cannabis in The Beaver State. What To Know About Recreational Weed Laws in Oregon Like many other states that have legalized recreational weed, Oregon slowly rolled out the program. At first, in 2015, the law only allowed people to use marijuana for recreation, but not to purchase weed from a store. Then, in 2016, you [...]

Marijuana is a “medical issue” that needs further research

Marijuana is a “medical issue” that needs further research

The benefits of medical marijuana are undeniable. Many countries in the world have legalized marijuana for medical purposes. However, there are much different think about this issue. Three months ago, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell called cannabis addictive. And it unhealthy for players long term. However, his stance seems to be softening. On the heels of news that the NFL has offered to collaborate with the NFLPA to study the potential benefits of marijuana in managing pain for the league’s players, Goodell on [...]

Marijuana legalization: Poll finds support

Marijuana legalization: Poll finds support

Poll finds support for marijuana legalization. According to a new poll, most Americans support marijuana legalization for recreational use. And a strong majority believe it should at least be available for medical reasons. The latest Harvard-Harris survey found that 49% of Americans believe should marijuana legalize for both medical and personal use. 37% say it should legalize solely for medicinal purposes. Meaning that 86% of respondents support legalizing the plant in some form. Besides, only 14% say marijuana should be illegal. The findings [...]

Medical Cannabis: Plan of Israel to Increase Access

Israel Planning Overhaul of Medical Cannabis Distribution System to Increase Access. According to a Jerusalem Post report, Israel’s Health Ministry will introduce a new system of medical cannabis distribution in August. And Health Ministry will invest NIS 2 million into the system to speed up the process and reduce waiting times. The reforms will also see about 100 physicians able to provide patients access to medical cannabis without the approval from the ministry. Zandberg said in the report: “In recent months, [...]

Mexico Legalizes Medical Cannabis Regulations Expected

Mexico Legalizes Medical Cannabis Regulations Expected

Mexico Legalizes Medical Cannabis Regulations Expected in 6 Months. After President Enrique Peña Nieto issued a decree confirming the House of Representative’s decision adopting the 374-4 law on medical cannabis, Medical cannabis is now legal in Mexico. In December, the Mexican Senate approved the measure 98-7. The decree ordered the Ministry of Health to build a national medical cannabis system within 180 days. This move comes more than a year after Nieto expressed his support for medical marijuana in a speech on [...]

Canada’s Cannabis Act Allows 18 and Older to Use Cannabis

Canada’s Cannabis Act Allows 18 and Older to Use Cannabis

Canada’s Cannabis Act is being deeper into the implementation process. Part of the Cannabis Act will allow anyone 18 years of age or older to use cannabis. This is different from the U.S, where legalized use of cannabis only allows people aged 21 years or older to consume cannabis. A task force in charge of drug research has said it continues to loosen its access to marijuana. As well as its criminal profits when selling it, as a reason to legalize weeds. “Possession [...]