Archive for February, 2016

February 27, 2016

Cannabis News Weekly Recap

Stories of the week:
National marijuana group backs Newsom-Parker legalization bid in Californiahttp://www.sacbee.com/news/politics-government/capitol-alert/article61828527.html
Connecticut Legislative Committee Adds Six Conditions For Medical Marijuanahttp://www.courant.com/business/hc-new-medical-marijuana-conditions-20160223-story.html
Medical marijuana patients can grow own cannabis, judge ruleshttp://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2016/02/24/medical-marijuana-patients-can-grow-own-cannabis-judge-rules.html
4 arrests after protestors smoked cannabishttp://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11596241

February 19, 2016

COPS RETURNED DISPENSARY’S BHO?! | news nug recap

Stories mentioned:
Australia set to legalize cultivation of medical cannabis – http://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-cannabis-idUSKCN0VJ05C
Cannabis returned unusable, says accused in medical marijuana raid – http://saskatoon.ctvnews.ca/cannabis-returned-unusable-says-accused-in-medical-marijuana-raid-1.2775016#_gus&_gucid=&_gup=twitter&_gsc=qRi8rQN
Mass. patients allotted more medical marijuana – http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/02/12/massachusetts-boosts-amount-medical-marijuana-patients-can-buy/IRxllZQX1LMLJ40ToJSsYN/story.html?event=event25
Oregon House spends hours reading aloud marijuana bill before vote – http://www.oregonlive.com/marijuana/index.ssf/2016/02/oregon_house_passes_bill_that.html

February 6, 2016

2 week recap!

Stories mentioned:
Marijuana advocates win free speech lawsuit against Iowa State University – http://extract.suntimes.com/news/10/153/13489/norml-marijuana-advocates-win-free-speech-lawsuit-iowa-state-university
The Booming Marijuana Industry Is Still Too White – http://news.yahoo.com/booming-marijuana-industry-still-too-155200403.html
VA under pressure to embrace medical marijuana – https://www.yahoo.com/politics/va-under-pressure-to-embrace-medical-marijuana-000405657.html
Deputies accuse sheriff of demanding confiscated pot for ‘sick aunt’ – http://extract.suntimes.com/news/10/153/13597/former-deputies-say-sheriff-fired-giving-confiscated-marijuana-sick-aunt
See Inside the Himalayan Villages That Grow Cannabis – http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/02/160201-indian-himalayan-cannabis-farm-photos/
Sacramento passes new medical marijuana cultivation ordinance – http://www.kcra.com/news/local-news/news-sacramento/sacramento-passes-new-medical-marijuana-cultivation-ordinance/37787360#.VrG3-mry8Qo.twitter
Top 6 industries fighting legal marijuana – http://national.suntimes.com/national-world-news/7/72/2547634/top-industries-fighting-marijuana-legalization
Gov. Brown Announces First-Ever California Medical Marijuana Bureau Chief — A Republican – http://www.eastbayexpress.com/LegalizationNation/archives/2016/02/05/first-ever-california-medical-marijuana-bureau-chief-announced