Is CBD legal? If you buy or sell it, you could be breaking the law | Marijuana

You can walk into a coffee shop, a massage spa or even a doggie daycare — andwalk out with something infused with CBD.This cannabis compound, which some claim can help with pain, anxiety or other ailments,has sparked a gold… a “green” rush in the U.S.Sales for CBD — or cannabidiol as it’s called — are […]

Do Smart Students Smoke More Pot?

Everyone knows that guy or gal who’s super smart, and can play soccer while recitingYeats backwards who also happens to be a SUPER HUGE POTHEAD WHATSUPWITHDAT?!Hey y’all, Trace here for DNews. This week a new 30 year, 39,000 person Canadian studycame out comparing tobacco smoking teens with pot smoking teens. Researchers learned thepopularity of pot […]

Weed: 12 Interesting Facts You Should Know

Marijuana, also known as weed or pot, refers to the dried leaves, flowers, stems, and seedsfrom the hemp plant Cannabis sativa, which contains the psychoactive and mind-alteringchemical, delta-9-tetra-hydro-cannabinol, or THC, as well as other related compounds.Let’s take a fun look at some interesting facts about the world’s most beloved plant.Researchers find that 42% of people […]

What we can learn from Canada’s cannabis experiment | Boston Globe

I’m Naomi Martin, and I cover cannabis for the Boston Globe.Marijuana is a booming new industry in Massachusetts,and its legalization marks a huge cultural shift in New England.There are multiple ways to legalize.Canada did it totally differently.So I took a road trip to Quebec to see how it’s playing out on the ground.[upbeat quirky music]So […]

Weed is not more dangerous than alcohol

Here’s something most people don’t know about marijuana. Officially the U.S. federal governmentclassifies it as a Schedule 1 drug. That is the strictest classification they have, period.Full stop. That means the government thinks marijuana is more dangerous than Schedule2 drugs like cocaine or meth. It means they think marijuana is on the same plane as […]