Jan 2018

Husband, 83, wife, 80, wanted to give weed as Christmas gifts

2018-01-01T10:43:44+00:00

Husband, 83, wife, 80, wanted to give weed as Christmas gifts An elderly California couple caught with more than $300,000 worth of marijuana during a cross-country road trip told authorities they wanted to give the pot out as Christmas gifts. Patrick Jiron, 83, and his wife Barbara Jiron, 80, were both cited for marijuana possession [...]

Husband, 83, wife, 80, wanted to give weed as Christmas gifts 2018-01-01T10:43:44+00:00
Jan 2018

Trying to fly with weed in California probably won’t get you arrested

2018-01-01T10:38:49+00:00

Trying to fly with weed in California probably won't get you arrested The sale of recreational marijuana will be legal in California starting Jan. 1. Local law enforcement officials say passengers with personal-use amounts won't be arrested. The TSA says it is not specifically looking for federally prohibited drugs. Starting New Year's Day, the sale [...]

Trying to fly with weed in California probably won’t get you arrested 2018-01-01T10:38:49+00:00
May 2017

Making Mom’s Challah with A Twist of Pot

2017-05-08T14:53:50+00:00

There is hardly anything more enjoyable on a Friday night than a pot Shabbat dinner — complete with canna-challah and potso-ball soup! I have made many challahs in my day and experimented with countless recipes, but hands down, my mother’s challah recipe is literally the best I have ever made…or had. So, I decided to “kick [...]

Making Mom’s Challah with A Twist of Pot 2017-05-08T14:53:50+00:00
May 2017

USF Researchers Glimpse the Future of Medical Marijuana

2017-05-08T14:29:28+00:00

The politics of medical marijuana have far outstripped the science in this country, largely, researchers say, because the federal government has been reluctant to fund studies, or even make the material legally available in sufficient quantity and quality for definitive analyses. As a result, policymakers in states including Florida have been drafting legislation and guidelines [...]

USF Researchers Glimpse the Future of Medical Marijuana 2017-05-08T14:29:28+00:00
Apr 2017

10 best 4/20 sites: Where marijuana history was made

2017-04-20T09:40:41+00:00

While it’s not yet on calendars, April 20 has become the unofficial holiday of marijuana, particularly in the growing number of states where pot has been decriminalized for recreational use. “It has become hugely celebrated,” says Brett Konen, an editor with Seattle-based Leafly.com, which calls itself the world’s largest cannabis information source. The Trump administration [...]

10 best 4/20 sites: Where marijuana history was made 2017-04-20T09:40:41+00:00
Apr 2017

Wake And Bake With Potzo Brei This Passover

2017-04-13T10:56:27+00:00

Cannabis butter adds a contemporary twist to a traditional Passover breakfast favorite. Approximate THC per serving*: 10%: 5.3 mg 15%: 8 mg 20%: 10.6 mg *Approximate dose per serving is based on infusing 3.5 grams of cured/dried/decarbed cannabis into 1 stick of butter. Serves 4 1 cup of milk 2 whole square matzos, broken into [...]

Wake And Bake With Potzo Brei This Passover 2017-04-13T10:56:27+00:00
Apr 2017

Edibles Aren’t Just About Brownies Anymore, as Coffee Joins The Pot Boom

2017-04-13T10:54:19+00:00

Pot-infused coffee could be coming to a barista near you. Somatik, a San Francisco-based cannabis startup, recently partnered with popular local coffee company Ritual Roasters to create a cannabis chocolate-covered coffee bean. The company already sells a cannabis-infused cold brew, the latest entry to a thriving legalized pot-economy that includes a growing number of edible products. [...]

Edibles Aren’t Just About Brownies Anymore, as Coffee Joins The Pot Boom 2017-04-13T10:54:19+00:00
Apr 2017

A Real Estate Boom, Powered by Pot

2017-04-03T09:49:49+00:00

At the edge of an industrial park in this suburb south of Boston, past a used-car auction lot and a defunct cheese factory, is an unmarked warehouse bristling with security cameras and bustling with activity. Until recently, the cinder-block structure was home to a wholesale florist, a granite cutter and a screen printer. Today, it [...]

A Real Estate Boom, Powered by Pot 2017-04-03T09:49:49+00:00
Apr 2017

Cowboys’ Jerry Jones reportedly wants NFL to drop its ban on marijuana use

2017-04-03T09:43:23+00:00

After years of trying to get the NFL to overturn its marijuana policy, the NFLPA might finally have someone in its corner who can actually make that happen: Cowboys owner Jerry Jones.  According to Pro Football Talk, Jones and the NFL’s 31 other owners held a private meeting at the Annual League Meeting in Phoenix last [...]

Cowboys’ Jerry Jones reportedly wants NFL to drop its ban on marijuana use 2017-04-03T09:43:23+00:00
Apr 2017

A ‘Catch-22’ of medical marijuana and organ transplants

2017-04-03T09:43:33+00:00

A rise in the use of medical marijuana has spurred a debate about organ transplantation, and it's changing some laws across the nation. Garry Godfrey found out in 2010 that he was removed from an organ transplant waiting list in Maine due to a health risk associated with his use of medical marijuana, CNN affiliate [...]

A ‘Catch-22’ of medical marijuana and organ transplants 2017-04-03T09:43:33+00:00