Ceza chief tells execs: Profit from hemp not hallucination

Credit to Author: dmorcoso| Date: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 11:09:29 +0000

BAGUIO CITY — Instead of burning marijuana plantations in the Cordillera, authorities should consider developing hemp farms to benefit upland farmers, according to the head of the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (Ceza) on Thursday (Aug. 8). Hemp is the less addictive strain of the cannabis plant which can be used to produce conventional products like […]

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 Is pot safe when pregnant? Study seeks answer, draws critics

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 22:53:55 +0000

Is pot safe when pregnant? Study seeks answer, draws critics

CHICAGO  — Pregnancy started out rough for Leslie Siu. Morning sickness and migraines had her reeling and barely able to function at a demanding New York marketing job, so like rising numbers of U.S. mothers-to-be, she turned to marijuana.

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Pot legalization bills introduced in US Congress

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 23:40:51 +0000

Pot legalization bills introduced in US Congress

WASHINGTON – Bills that would legalize and tax marijuana at the national level, and provide opportunities for people convicted of federal pot crimes to clear their records, were introduced Tuesday in Congress.

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