Medical Marijuana Benefits & Side Effects

Medical Marijuana – Countless Benefits with low Side Effect – Why is it still illegal? First of all, medical marijuana or better known as medicinal cannabis is in use for thousands of years. Since the…

A Rash of Weed Thefts in Washington State

FatCamera/Getty ImagesWith all the expensive and visually intimidating security equipment and other measures that licensed cannabis producers are required install and maintain, you wouldn't think weed thefts would be a concern. Sun-grown and greenhouse crops…

Specktra CBD Review: Aromatherapy Meets CBD

In today’s CBD market, standing out means doing things a little bit different. This is something newcomer to the CBD scene, Specktra understands. Their line of CBD products takes a different approach to health and…

A Legal Pot Vape Pen May Have Killed…

Vaping might not be so carefree. Mike Force[Originally published in our sister publication, The Stranger.] Officials at the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) announced Wednesday that someone died in July from a “severe respiratory illness” after…

Big Surprise: The Feds Are Still Not in…

JUSTIN SULLIVAN / GETTYTime for yet another entry my long-running series “Just Legalize the Damn Plant Already: Federal Edition.” Much like The Big Bang Theory was, it’s a terrible series with bad actors that has…

Washington Bans Hemp-CBD in Food

If you’ve been following the hemp scene in Washington state, you know it’s been a bit of a roller coaster. The latest “drop” comes in the form of an August 1 memo from the Washington State Department…

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Idaho

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“2018 Farm Bill”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework…