Day: August 1, 2022

There is no link between cannabis use and violence. But that isn’t stopping Fox News from reviving the old Reefer Madness canard. The post Tell the truth, Fox News: Cannabis use doesn’t cause violence appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Tell the truth, Fox News: Cannabis use doesn’tContinue Reading

Griner’s trial resumes this week, as diplomats work behind the scenes to reach a deal to set her free. The post Brittney Griner’s cannabis trial resumes in Moscow appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Brittney Griner’s cannabis trial resumes in MoscowContinue Reading

A group of federal health agencies is reaffirming its interest in supporting research that explores the therapeutic potential of “minor cannabinoids” and terpenes in marijuana. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) and eight of its component agencies posted a notice of special interest (NOSI) last week, titled “Promoting Mechanistic ResearchContinue Reading

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) says that he’s “open to compromises” on marijuana reform, including the possibility that the Senate pass modest cannabis banking legislation with social equity components before advancing a wide-ranging legalization bill that he introduced last month. In an interview published by NJ Spotlight News on Friday, theContinue Reading

If government officials want to effectively encourage people to avoid driving while impaired by marijuana, their public education campaigns should not mock or stereotype cannabis consumers. That’s according to a new report from a group backed by governor’s offices in all 50 states. Instead, anti-DUI messaging should come from sourcesContinue Reading

WH: Biden still reviewing marijuana clemency; Senate panel’s reform provisions; Cannabis expungements bill in Congress; Psychedelics research poll Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s newsletter in your inbox every weekday morning. It’s the best way to make sure you know which cannabis stories are shaping the day. (function() { window.mc4wp = window.mc4wpContinue Reading