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France forgets its golden age of medical marijuana

In the middle 19th century, Paris functioned as the epicenter of an international movement to medicalize hashish.

The Associated Press - September 27, 2019

Cannabis vape sales falter as lung illnesses rise

The amount of the legal cannabis industry revenue that comes from vape products has dropped by 15% nationwide, with some states seeing decreases of more than 60%.

The Associated Press - September 27, 2019

Australia’s capital to legalize adult-use cannabis

Australia's capital has become the first part of the country to legalize adult-use cannabis for personal use.

The Associated Press - September 25, 2019

Cannabis delivery wins final approval in Massachusetts

Once customers verify they're at least 21, legal products will arrive at their door. Look for it to start early next year.

The Associated Press - September 25, 2019

Wisconsin and South Dakota are preparing 2020 legalization measures

Wisconsin legislators introduce a medical legalization bill, while South Dakota activists float both medical and adult-use initiatives.

The Associated Press - September 23, 2019

Feds fund CBD research but refuse to consider THC studies

THC is unsuitable for treating pain, say officials, because of 'potential for abuse.' Unlike, say, Oxycontin or fentanyl.

The Associated Press - September 19, 2019

Chicago Mayor Wants to Keep Cannabis Out of City’s Core

When the adult use of marijuana becomes legal in Illinois, Chicago's mayor wants its sale banned in the central business district, near schools and in residential areas.

The Associated Press - September 18, 2019

Arizona Backers Revise Legalization Measure After Legal Review

Just a few tweaks, nothing major, after the lawyers give the proposed initiative a good scrubbing.

The Associated Press - September 16, 2019

Vapes spiked with synthetic drugs show dark side of CBD craze

Some operators are cashing in on the CBD craze by substituting cheap and illegal synthetic cannabinoids for natural CBD in vapes and edibles such as gummy bears, an AP investigation has found.

The Associated Press - September 16, 2019

Oregon Cannabis Retailers Are Pulling Vape Carts Off Store Shelves

Oregon cannabis stores are removing vaping products from their shelves amid a nationwide scare over severe lung illnesses and deaths.

The Associated Press - September 13, 2019