“Amsterdam on steroids”: Las Vegas dreams big in new era of legal marijuana

The crowd shouted, “Freedom!” as a local politician made Nevada’s first recreational marijuana purchase, his eyes glassy with tears of joy. State Sen. Tick Segerblom, whose decade-long advocacy for marijuana legalization inspired a local medical strain named “Segerblom Haze,” purchased his flower at Reef Las Vegas dispensary and then addressed the assembled media. “This is…

Canadian AIDS Society announces Innovative Cannabis Research Program Funded by Canopy Growth Corporation

OTTAWA, July 6, 2017 /CNW/ – The Canadian AIDS Society announced today a first of its kind research program funded by Canopy Growth Corporation. The program is designed to provide up-to-date information on the current state of evidence and research pertaining to the use of cannabis for medical purposes and to build tools for healthcare professionals…