Thousands of marijuana convictions dating from 1975 are set to be dismissed, according to District Attorney George Gascon. San Francisco is set to dismiss cannabis related convictions and people with marijuana convictions will have these misdemeanours wiped from their records. Those who have been convicted with more serious cannabis crimes could face a revised sentencing as well. All cannabis related crimes and convictions are set to come under review and some could possibly be resentenced…"San Francisco to Clear Charged Against all Marijuana Convictions Dating Back to 1975"
As marijuana recreational use and the sale thereof is legalized the related crimes for the possession, sale, consumption and cultivation will obviously drop drastically. There is still a black market to be expected however the marijuana legalization will bring many users and sellers out from the shadows. In the latest cannabis news and marijuana updates, there is a strong argument that legalizing marijuana reduces crime. The University of Texas published a research article examining how…"Why Marijuana Legalization Reducing Crimes?"
San Francisco has arrived at a decision to allow sale of recreational marijuana. Residents have seized the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the new reality. What is in the future? After a detailed emotional debate by residents and supervisors of San Francisco, the supervisory board decided to pass a resolution allowing recreational marijuana sale. This came after California State made recreational Marijuana legal. The supervisory board also voted in favor of electing a buffer zone…"San Francisco Begin its Recreational Marijuana Sale"
There are benefits and downsides of using marijuana to enhance athletic performance. Highlighted below are some important considerations for athletes. The consumption of marijuana has been showed to have significant and varying effects on sports people. The effects may not always be counterproductive as many would think. Scientific research has explored marijuana benefits for people who do physical exercises. The conclusion of some research studies revealed that the therapeutic qualities of marijuana have significant beneficial…"Does Marijuana Improve Athletes Performance?"
As 2018 progresses, we are going to witness several developments in the weed industry. We have prepared a list 10 pot stories for this year. Pot Stories That Will Define 2018 Pop Culture Now that pot is fully legal, there is going to be a series of weed-themed music, TV shows,and movies, as well as a variety of TCH-inspired forms of art. Already there are various developments underway such as the documentary film “Lady Buds: Women…"10 Pot Stories That Will Define 2018"
With many banks unwilling to handle ‘weed money’ California is planning to establish ‘green banking’ to support the multi-billion dollar industry. If the plan actualizes, it would be the first such system in the golden state. Whether you would need marijuana delivery San Francisco or any other weed service in California, you are soon going to enjoy the benefit of a weed-friendly banking system. Currently, the state government, federal regulators, and banks are engaged in…"California Considers ‘Green Banking’ as it Transitions to Fully Legal Pot"
Technology has revolutionized the way we access several services today. The same technology is now being used by California when it comes to issuing state licenses to sell recreational marijuana. The applications for the licenses started to stream in since last Friday. It seems like the weed delivery in San Francisco will be right on schedule. This is in aim to prepare the state to kickstart the sale of recreational marijuana as from Jan. 1,…"California Opens Online System to License New Weed Industry"
There is a reason we have a regulator in almost every field today. The aim is to make sure that the products or service delivery remains of high quality and consistent at all times. It seems like no one is getting contact high from the pungent smell of marijuana grown by the Vireo Health growing facility. If you have used marijuana before, then you know how important the tetrahydrocannabinol or THC component is important. The…"Doctors, Regulators Demand Consistency in Medical Marijuana"
Could the Big Business of Marijuana Legalization Become Another Giant Bummer?
There was a time when marijuana was shunned in America. Things are changed for this one-time illegal drug. Since it has proven to be great for various medical conditions, more states are legalizing it year after year. A poll conducted by Gallup Poll shows that 64% of the voters in the country are leaning towards the legalization of medical marijuana. This is when the federal government still classifies it as an illegal drug under schedule…"Could the Big Business of Marijuana Legalization Become Another Giant Bummer?"
Patients and Caregivers Pin Hopes on Municipalities to Act on Weed Law
Finally, Jody Smedley can declare herself free from her former diet of dangerous prescription opioids. Not long ago, she was swallowing Norco to relieve the severe pain her nerve and muscle-wasting disease was causing her. She also needed Xanax before bed to help her get some sleep. Although the prescriptions helped some, Smedley still found herself vomiting each morning, often violently. After much suffering, a frustrated Smedley, 47, decided to get a medical marijuana card…"Patients and Caregivers Pin Hopes on Municipalities to Act on Weed Law"