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Marijuana Legislation

The Fresh Toast Marijuana Legislative Roundup for Sept. 11

Vermont will create a task force to examine legalization. Find out about this and more in our weekly marijuana legislative roundup.

Scientists Want To Develop Synthetic Medical Cannabis

This discovery could lead to the development of synthetic medical cannabis that’ll model how THC and CB1 interact while avoiding legal issues.

President Trump And Jeff Sessions Struggling Over Legal Marijuana

The constitutional authority of Congress to protect legal marijuana state rights from federal authorities is also known as “the power of the purse.”

A Brief History Of The War On Drugs And What It Means For Marijuana Today

The war on drugs is not based on any assessment of the relative risks of these drugs – but it has everything to do with who is associated with these drugs.

Why Is Canada’s Top Cannabis Manufacturer Doubling Production?

The largest licensed cannabis manufacturer in Canada will expand to more than double the size in less than a year. Why the sudden growth?

Whoopi Goldberg Has A Message For Jeff Sessions About Cannabis

Whoopi Goldberg recently asked her fellow citizens to squash Sessions’ efforts to end the country’s medical marijuana programs.

The War On Drugs Is Holding Science Back From Helping Patients

Dr. Ben Sessa could help many patients, but war on drugs makes it exceedingly difficult for him to conduct research into the treatment.

Washington Study: Legalized Marijuana Didn’t Increase Youth Usage

The idea that legalizing recreational cannabis would drive increased usage appear misguided, according to a new study from Washington.

The GOP Blocks Vote To Protect Medical Marijuana States

Lawmakers on Wednesday said GOP leadership will not allow a full house vote on an amendment barring the Department of Justice from “pursuing” medical marijuana states.

Are U.S. Marijuana Laws Hampering Legalization In Jamaica?

Jamaica decriminalized cannabis in 2015, imposing a fine for possession of less than two ounces of cannabis rather than possible jail time.

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Your Genes Have A Surprising Impact On How Marijuana Affects You

Studies have found links between genetics and the ways in which people react to marijuana.

How Marijuana And CBD Help Create Calm, Healing Walks

Being locked down or otherwise limited in your movements during this pandemic doesn’t mean you are down and out on keeping physically fit.

3 Ways To Celebrate Pride Month This Year

The pandemic has cancelled most Pride parades and events, dealing a blow to different LGBT organizations. Here's how you can still celebrate and contribute.