Tommy Chong Thinks the Government is Keeping the Black Market Alive

Tommy Chong Thinks the Government is Keeping the Black Market Alive

Canadian-born comedian and legendary cannabis culture icon, Tommy Chong, thinks the Canadian Government is keeping the black market alive–a major component of what cannabis legalization aimed to fizzle out. source In an interview with the Canadian Press and the Toronto Star, the jovial 80-year-old comic shared his two-cents about the results of Canada’s legalization rollout [...]
Australian Judge Frees Parents Facing 25 Years For Treating Their Autistic Son With Cannabis

Australian Judge Frees Parents Facing 25 Years For Treating Their Autistic Son With Cannabis

A mother and father who pleaded guilty to treating their five-year-old son's autism with cannabis oil, have walked free from court in what the judge described as an “almost-unique” case. Stephanie Lee Mackay and Jamie John Blake, residents of Calliope, Australia, used cannabis oil to help their five-year-old son, Callum, manage some of the difficult [...]
How Did CBD Become Illegal?

How Did CBD Become Illegal?

CBD is one of the most plentiful cannabinoids in marijuana, second only to THC — the main, active ingredient in cannabis. Like THC, CBD has a wide range of medical benefits, helping with issues like epilepsy, depression, anxiety, pain, inflammation and addiction. Unlike THC, CBD has no intoxicating effects. CBD doesn’t get users ‘high’. As [...]
Cannabis Issues 2019

Cannabis Issues 2019

It is fair to say that 2018 was an exceptional year for marijuana. The year began in troublesome fashion when the Attorney General at the time, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions, rescinded guidelines protecting state’s rights to legalize weed. How much of it was down to Sessions’ hatred of weed, or the Trump Administration’s determination to remove [...]