Latest Cannabis in the United States Stories

2014-05-20 23:10:39

A&A Packaging comments on the recent passing of medical marijuana legislation in Minnesota, and how the state’s strict regulations could hamper the marijuana business before it even begins. St. Paul, Minnesota (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 CBS News reports on the newly enabled medical marijuana legislation in Minnesota and how despite setbacks, such as a prior veto and countless false starts, the state is finally underway for enacting a pro-medical marijuana bill as state law. The newly...

2014-05-19 23:07:08

A&A Packaging comments on the new initiatives proposed by pro-marijuana campaigners, and how these could potentially lead to both legalized marijuana for personal use and state export. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 US News reports on the new marijuana reforms in Oklahoma and how they could reap a huge economic return for the state. Two initiatives are set to take to the ballot in November of this year. One would allow medical marijuana to be a taxable source of income...

2014-05-15 23:08:41

Green Man Cannabis wins High Times Cannabis Cup for best Marijuana of 2014! 37,000 people attended this event on 4-20-2014 in Denver, Colorado. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Green Man Cannabis, Colorado’s premier brand of Marijuana, recently won first place in the US for its Ghost Train Haze strain of marijuana, from High Times Magazine. Green Man’s Ghost Train Haze beat the competition and was voted the best marijuana in the world. High Times Magazine started the Cannabis Cup...

2014-05-14 23:03:14

Arizona’s Medical Marijuana professionals want to support charities that are affiliated with conditions qualified for medical marijuana use. Unfortunately, finding organizations willing to accept their donations is not as easy as it may sound. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Arizona’s Medical Marijuana professionals want to support charities that are affiliated with conditions qualified for medical marijuana use. Unfortunately, finding organizations willing to accept their...

2014-05-13 23:10:24

Rockies Venture Club’s first cannabis/marijuana-related investor conference to be held in Denver on May 29. Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 CEO Troy Dayton of The ArcView Group and Roberto Lopesino, vice president of business development for Advanced Cannabis Solutions, will keynote the Rockies Venture Club’s first Cannabis Capital Summit May 29 at Mile High Station in Denver. Dayton, who will deliver the opening address, is a founding board member of the National Cannabis Industry...

Pros And Cons Of Using Medical Marijuana For Brain Disease Therapy
2014-04-29 12:20:16

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From multiple sclerosis to Tourette syndrome to Parkinson’s disease, medical marijuana research has been investigating multiple neurological conditions as potential targets for treatment and a new research review by the American Academy of Neurology has reported on the success of these various research endeavors. "This review by the world's largest association for neurologists is intended to help neurologists and their patients...

2014-04-23 23:00:37

A&A Packaging comments on how Maryland recently took a giant step in the state's history by decriminalizing marijuana possession in the state. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 According to CBS Baltimore News, Senate Bill 364 reduces the penalty for possessing less than 10 grams of marijuana from a criminal to a civil offense. First-time offenders will face fines up to $100, while a second offense will be punishable with a fine up to $250 and subsequent offenses up to $500....

2014-04-23 16:30:38

LOS ANGELES, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (OTCMarkets Disclosure & News Service) - TechnoConcepts, Inc. (OTCMarkets/Pinksheets: TCPS) is pleased to announce legendary micro-cap investor Irwin "Izzy" Zalcberg has bought shares in TechnoConcepts, Inc. Recently, Mr. Zalcberg has been a noted investor in Writ Media Group, Inc., Greenstone Healthcare Corp. and Medgenics, Inc. Over the last couple of years, several states have embarked on the legalization of marijuana for medical...

2014-04-22 23:11:43

In an Earth Day review of the hemp documentary Bringing It Home, author Bryan W. Brickner highlights the wisdom and logic of Jack Herer, the Hemperor, who was well known for saying hemp could save the planet. The film by Linda Booker and Blaire Johnson highlights hemp’s 21st century role in a dynamic and fundamental industry: housing. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 In an Earth Day review of the hemp documentary Bringing It Home (2013), author Bryan W. Brickner notes the wisdom and...

2014-04-17 23:00:38

A&A Packaging cues up for the Largest business to business smoke shop and 420 lifestyle industry event in the United States Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 It seems as though all eyes are on Denver, CO as the city prepares for the Big Industry Show. The event set to take place April 16-20th, has secured itself as the largest and most renowned event in the industry and is expected to be even more grandiose than in previous years. What makes this event even more fascinating is that...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'