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  • Marijuana Oil Relieves, Not Get You High: An Infographic

    Thu 1:30am By Tara Bernal
    Cannabidiol, also known as CBD oil, is known to have relieving qualities. The widely recognized cannabis extract, which makes up at least 40 percent of the commonly smoked hemp by recreational users, is gaining momentum not only in the medical industry but…
  • Mexico proposes major shift in its drug policy

    Jun 10, 2019, 10:42 am By WCL News Service
    President Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico announced his plan to pursue a dramatic shift away from drug prohibition. Mexico currently only has a national medical marijuana program that is restricted to CBD. Canada and Uruguay have already legalized…
  • Voters want criminal records sealed for pot

    Jun 7, 2019, 10:40 am By WCL News Service
    Majorities of voters of all political parties and persuasions are joining a call for expungement of criminal records in the event of cannabis legalization. The post Voters want criminal records sealed for pot appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Canadian study finds saliva tests don’t work

    Jun 5, 2019, 11:08 am By Paul Armentano
    The populatiry of using roadside driving tests has nothing to do with impaired driving and everything to do with making money for corporations and police. The post Canadian study finds saliva tests don’t work appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Celebrate Hemp History Week: Buy hemp.

    Jun 3, 2019, 7:20 pm By Chris Conrad
    The HIA marks another Hemp History Week with events across the nation to celebrate changes in federal law – domestic commercial farming and CBD extraction. The post Celebrate Hemp History Week: Buy hemp. appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Illinois a signature away from legal adult cannabis

    Jun 3, 2019, 10:50 am By Olivia Naugle
    The state of Illinois vaulted past New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to pass an adult legalization and regulation law, which takes effect in January. The post Illinois a signature away from legal adult cannabis appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Five ways states can benefit from cannabis legalization

    May 31, 2019, 10:43 pm By Ashley Pontius
    Oklahoma, typically seen as a conservative state, is relatively liberal in terms of medical marijuana laws – and other states can learn from its approach. The post Five ways states can benefit from cannabis legalization appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Cannabusiness leaders lobby DC for federal reform

    May 29, 2019, 10:44 am By Morgan Fox
    Cannabis business leaders met with hundreds of members of Congress seeking access to banking, fair taxes and legalization to address the Drug War's harms. The post Cannabusiness leaders lobby DC for federal reform appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • CEO sponsors large CBD crop for Puerto Rico recovery

    May 27, 2019, 10:58 am By WCL News Service
    A Switzerland-based company is bringing a CBD rich hemp cultivation project to US territory Puerto Rico to help save its hurricane-ravaged economy. The post CEO sponsors large CBD crop for Puerto Rico recovery appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • NJ legislature may punt legalization to voters

    May 24, 2019, 11:01 am By WCL News Service
    After starting the year with high hopes, a snag over taxes stalled legalization in the state of New Jersey so the issue may go to the voters in November. The post NJ legislature may punt legalization to voters appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Hemp legal, now HIA takes on Facebook censors

    May 22, 2019, 10:50 am By Chris Conrad
    The hemp industry is hitting back at Facebook over its cannabis censorship algorithm with a Times Square, NYC, billboard and online petition. The post Hemp legal, now HIA takes on Facebook censors appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Colorado, Las Vegas to allow consumption lounges

    May 20, 2019, 10:58 am By Carly Wolf
    In an expanding trend, cannabis consumption lounges will soon be opening in Colorado and Nevada, in addition to Alaska and numerous cities in California. The post Colorado, Las Vegas to allow consumption lounges appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Study debunks claims against cannabis retail

    10:00am By WCL News Service
    A new study, 'Special Report: Debunking Dispensary Myths,' found that, "the published research finds that legal retailers are safe, responsible neighbors." The post Study debunks claims against cannabis retail appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Cannabis consumers, workers denied citizenship

    May 11, 2019, 12:12 pm By WCL News Service
    The scandal-ridden Trump administration is labeling anyone who uses or works with cannabis, legally or otherwise, as not moral enough for us citizenship. The post Cannabis consumers, workers denied citizenship appeared first on The Leaf Online.

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