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Convicting the Silk Road founder won't stop the booming digital drug trade

Convicting the Silk Road founder won't stop the booming digital drug trade

Whether or not Ross Ulbricht is found guilty of a crime, what should be on trial is our irrational drug policy

AUS: No conviction for man who uses medicinal marijuana to treat his sick daughter

AUS: No conviction for man who uses medicinal marijuana to treat his sick daughter

“Inquiries reveal the oil ­extracted from the cannabis is known as tincture oil and is ­becoming more recognised for its medicinal qualities in the treatment of several illnesses.”

Denver Airport Bans Sale of Marijuana-Themed Souvenirs

Denver Airport Bans Sale of Marijuana-Themed Souvenirs

Airport officials feared cannabis themed souvenirs would send the wrong message

Attorney General Nominee Will Not Support Marijuana Legalization

Attorney General Nominee Will Not Support Marijuana Legalization

“I can tell you that not only do I not support legalization of marijuana, it is not the position of the Department of Justice ... nor would it be the position should I become confirmed as Attorney General.”

 Medical Cannabis and Cannabinoids: policy, science, and medical practice Prague / 4–7 March / 2015

Medical Cannabis and Cannabinoids: policy, science, and medical practice Prague / 4–7 March / 2015

Conference “Medical Cannabis and Cannabinoids: policy, science, and medical practice”

VIDEO: Dr. David Allen on the discovery of the endocannabinoid system

VIDEO: Dr. David Allen on the discovery of the endocannabinoid system

"The most important discovery in medical science since sterile surgical technique"

 £1m Grimsby cannabis factory haul biggest in Humberside Police history

£1m Grimsby cannabis factory haul biggest in Humberside Police history

It is thought that the building is part of a pension fund and they have little to no involvement with the premises, aside from renting it out.

Guest Column: 5 Retail Design Tips for Medicinal Cannabis Dispensaries, Recreational Cannabis Stores

Guest Column: 5 Retail Design Tips for Medicinal Cannabis Dispensaries, Recreational Cannabis Stores

Noel Remigio is co-founder of Noel Remigio Design, an architectural firm specializing in designing facilities for the marijuana industry.

Even pot investors are wary of companies that farm cannabis — but that’s changing

Even pot investors are wary of companies that farm cannabis — but that’s changing

Most investments to date have been in ancillary businesses, such as cannabis reviews sites for consumers or security systems for dispensaries.

Parliamentary question on links between cannabis and mental illness

Parliamentary question on links between cannabis and mental illness

Charles Walker. To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will update the FRANK website to include information on skunk cannabis and links between that drug and psychosis.

Vermont lawmakers consider legalizing cannabis

Vermont lawmakers consider legalizing cannabis

Vermont's Constitution prohibits ballot referendums and initiatives, meaning any decision on cannabis would have to come directly from lawmakers.

Parliamentary Question on the potency of 'skunk' cannabis

Parliamentary Question on the potency of 'skunk' cannabis

Charles Walker: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when his Department conducted its most recent study into the potency of skunk cannabis; and if he will commission a new potency study with respect to that drug.

Pitching Cannabis Startups Brings New Meaning to High Tech

Pitching Cannabis Startups Brings New Meaning to High Tech

Since Colorado and Washington first voted to legalize recreational marijuana use in late 2012, the legal cannabis market has grown from $1.5 billion in 2013 to $2.7 billion last year.

Lebanon: Hashish Growers Say They're Ready To Join Fight Against ISIS

Lebanon: Hashish Growers Say They're Ready To Join Fight Against ISIS

"We support every village in Lebanon," Shamas said, insisting his fight is no longer just about protecting his hashish. "Christian, Sunni, Shia -- whatever they are, we'll defend them against these terrorists."