Categories
Marijuana review

WADA Will Review Marijuana Policy After Sha’Carri Richardson’s Olympic Ban

The World Anti-Doping Agency

Categories
Delta Marijuana

Delta-8 marijuana products can be dangerous, health officials warn

Home News (Image credit: Shutterstock) U.S. health officials are warning about the potential dangers of “delta-8 THC,” a compound derived from marijuana, after seeing an increase in hospitalizations tied to the substance.On Tuesday (Sept. 14), both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) alerted consumers of a…

Categories
legal Marijuana

Legal U.S. marijuana is pouring into Mexico. It’s pricey, popular and has names such as ‘Bubba Kush.’

MEXICO CITY — The most sought after marijuana being trafficked across the U.S.-Mexico border is now the weed entering Mexico, not the weed leaving it.Cannabis sold legally in California is heading south illegally, dominating a booming boutique market across Mexico, where buying and selling the drug is still outlawed. Mexican dealers flaunt their U.S. products,…

Categories
Breathalyzers Marijuana

Marijuana Breathalyzers Are on the Road to Becoming Reality

For a police officer, a day on the job doesn’t typically include flipping through Dope Magazine, taking a field trip to a marijuana dispensary or rubbing shoulders with a group of volunteer stoners. Chris Halsor, a Colorado attorney with two decades of criminal law experience, is changing that.“Legalization of marijuana was a big paradigm shift…

Categories
higher Marijuana

Marijuana Use Tied to Higher Odds for Thoughts of Suicide

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay ReporterTUESDAY, June 22, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Young adults who use marijuana appear to have an increased risk of suicidal thoughts and attempted suicide, according to a new study from the U.S. National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA).In fact, the risk that someone between 18 and 34 will think about, plan…

Categories
Marijuana Suspected

Suspected marijuana farm turns out to be a Bitcoin mine that was stealing electricity from the grid

In brief: When UK police conducted a raid of a suspected cannabis farm last week, they were surprised to find no marijuana. They found a farm, mind you, it was just of the digital variety. Crypto mining isn’t illegal in the region, but stealing the electricity to power the operation is. West Midlands Police said…