I don’t spend a lot of time covering various studies, either here in print or on our video news show, Cannabis News. There are many reasons for this, including the fact that studies often contradict each other, it’s hard to know just how accurate they are without digging into methodology and many studies just tell cannabis consumers what they already know.
And while it’s true that studies can be used to show non-cannabis consumers something they might not know about the plant, we again run into the “studies often contradict each other” conundrum.
Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for research. I have never encountered a single legalization advocate that didn’t favor as much research into what the cannabis plant is capable of as possible. But we must also remember that if a study contradicts the anecdotal evidence of a