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  • Next virtual conference will focus on growing cannabis

    Wed 12:29pm By WCL News Service
    There’s still time for people to register and join in an important virtual Expo this week that focuses on growing and processing cannabis, including cannabinoid and terpene extraction. The CannaOne Virtual Cannagrow Harvest Expo is set for this Thursday and…
  • Legalization could be financial bonanza for Texas

    Wed 11:45am By Chris Conrad
    Texas could generate more than half a billion dollars per year in new tax revenue and add upwards of 40,000 new jobs to the economy by legalizing and regulating cannabis for adult use. Those figures come from a new economic analysis released October…
  • Documentary looks at mystery medicine, Ayahuasca

    Tue 11:22am By WCL News Service
    A recent documentary follows an NFL player and an actress as they engage a shaman and the plant medicine Ayahuasca to resolve life issues. The post Documentary looks at mystery medicine, Ayahuasca appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • A half-century of Nixon’s failed Drug War

    Mon 1:32pm By Chris Conrad
    As the 1960s drew to a close, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Leary v. USA (1969) that marijuana prohibition through the Marijuana Tax Act was unconstitutional. Then-President Richard Nixon saw an opportunity to enact a politically motivated drug law that…
  • No rise seen in teen marijuana treatment admission rates

    Sun 11:26am By Paul Armentano
    The adoption of numerous state-level, adult-use cannabis legalization laws has not caused an increase in marijuana-related youth drug treatment admissions, according to a new data review published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence. Two researchers…
  • State, municipal regulators urge Congress to act quickly

    Sat 11:10am By Matt Sutton
    The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) joined state and municipal cannabis regulators across the country October 21 in urging the US Congress to prioritize federal marijuana reform. The coalition is asking legislators to pass the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment…
  • CBD for Muscle Spasms and Other MS Symptoms

    Sat 12:56am By Natalie Gray
    We all know CBD is useful for pain. Muscle pain is common in all age people which lasts for a long time. The study proves CBD is also good for muscle spasms. There may be a few lucky ones who didn’t face muscle spasm once in life. First, we should know what…
  • Industry leaders urge DEA to rescind its final rule

    Fri 11:26am By Morgan Fox
    The NCIA joins the HIA in opposing a new DEA rule that claws the agency back into the hemp industries and complicates cannabis businesses. The post Industry leaders urge DEA to rescind its final rule appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Best vaporizers under $100: How to buy one on a shoestring budget

    Fri 1:36am By Harold Camaya
    Whether you are an amateur vaper or someone looking for the next step up, it can be challenging to sort through all of the products available. This comprehensive list breaks down the best vaporizers under $100 and within various price points. Most of these…
  • 34 Groups press Congress to act on cannabis decrim

    Oct 22, 2020, 11:44 am By Matt Sutton
    A coalition including DPA has sent an open letter to Congress urging that the MORE marijuana decriminalization bill be passed in November. The post 34 Groups press Congress to act on cannabis decrim appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Survey: MS Patients get relief from marijauna

    Oct 21, 2020, 11:00 am By Paul Armentano
    Over 40 percent of patients with multiple sclerosis agree that they have benefited from cannabis or cannabinoid products in the past year. The post Survey: MS Patients get relief from marijauna appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • High Court denies hearing in new federal cannabis lawsuit

    Oct 20, 2020, 11:08 am By Justin Strekal
    Plaintiffs argued that federal prohibition violates their civil and constitutional liberties and the Supreme Court said it doesn't care. The post High Court denies hearing in new federal cannabis lawsuit appeared first on The Leaf Online.
  • Do CBD Gummies Truly Relieve Anxiety?

    Oct 20, 2020, 7:13 am By Natalie Gray
    Anxiety is one of the most common mental illnesses. Its severity can range from mild to downright debilitating, sometimes resulting in full panic attacks. Solutions to keep it in check range from meditation and exercise to medication or perhaps even CBD.…
  • No rise seen in teen cannabis use since legalization

    Oct 19, 2020, 11:22 am By Matt Sutton
    The latest data from the 2019 national Youth Risk Behavior Survey show that youth marijuana use has gone down over the past decade. The post No rise seen in teen cannabis use since legalization appeared first on The Leaf Online.

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