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"Higher Learning" Offered at Marijuana School

"Higher Learning" Offered at Marijuana School

  What do you get when you combine the global capital of pot (Amsterdam), with one of the most liberal marijuana cities in the U.S. (Oakland)? The answer is Oaksterdam University, a seven year-old established institute offering students schooling in all things relating to marijuana. Even though Oaksterdam is not...

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Minnesota Approves 2 Dispensaries for Medical Marijuana Licensing

Minnesota Approves 2  Dispensaries for Medical Marijuana Licensing

According to Marijuana Business Daily, Minnesota has  selected two businesses for medical marijuana licensing under the state's newly regulated program. Minnesota Medical Solutions and LeafLine Labs are the two companies that have been given authority to grow, process, as well as distribute medical cannabis. Under Minnesota's new system, the two...

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School District in Washington Rejects $14,000 Donation from Marijuana Grower

School District in Washington Rejects $14,000 Donation from Marijuana Grower

Since hosting the first-of-its-kind marijuana auction in Washington state last month, Randy Williams was expecting to live up to his promise of donating proceeds to a local school district; however, the school that was expected to accept the donation, has turned down the offer. School district officials in Prosser, Washington...

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Medical Marijuana Dispensary Rolls Out in Rolling Meadows

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Rolls Out in Rolling Meadows

In the next round of marijuana hearings in Chicago for licensing and distribution, Medical Alternative Care Center, proposed for 975 Rohlwing Road, received the approval needed to begin plans of opening up shop. This would be the only dispensary so far to date in Rolling Meadows and is estimated to...

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Marijuana Advocates Expect Maine To Legalize Marijuana in 2016

Marijuana Advocates Expect Maine To Legalize Marijuana in 2016

Since approving the use of medical marijuana nearly 15 years ago and becoming the first state to do so in the Northeast, Maine is now poised to begin it's campaign for full out legalization. The state already has a decent sized network of 8 dispensaries, as well as 1,500 legal...

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Amsterdam Cannabis Cup Bans Dabs, Torches, and Pot Sharing

Amsterdam Cannabis Cup Bans Dabs, Torches, and Pot Sharing

According to an organizer at High Times Magazine, the Amsterdam Cannabis Cup was shut down on it's opening day in fear that "all participants would be arrested," by city officials. In a public statement addressed this past Sunday, High Times wrote, "this morning we were informed that if we're to proceed...

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