IRVINE, CA–(Marketwired – Mar 8, 2017) – Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC PINK: CBIS), a U.S. company specializing in the development of cannabis-based medicines, is pleased to announce the anticipated delivery of the first of our pre-designed greenhouses with full tracking and reporting protocols to be delivered this week for our California and Nevada operations. “Having […]

By Carl Wellstone From WeedNews.co   Demonstrating further that legalization is a global movement and that our political, economic and cultural success stories reverberate around the world, Israel is set to decriminalize marijuana use and study regulations that could lead to cannabis commerce in the near future. Public Security Ministry Gilad Erdan told Haartz that […]

As lawmakers struggle to carry out a voter-approved constitutional amendment that legalized marijuana for a broad swath of patients with debilitating conditions, a prominent senator is backing a proposal that would create a medical cannabis research hub at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center. Sen. Bill Galvano, a Bradenton Republican slated to become Senate president […]

The Colorado General Assembly Joint Budget Committee voted Tuesday to award Colorado State University-Pueblo $1.8 million for its Institute of Cannabis Research. The money will be included in the Long Bill, the spending state budget bill that the Legislature votes on each year. “(The JBC) sees the value of research,” said Pueblo County Commissioner Sal […]

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Cannabis is still relatively unproven as a medical treatment, but research avenues are opening up to mine this chronically understudied plant, according to cannabis industry executives. “The jury is still out on how effective cannabis can be, particularly as it relates to the prevailing pharmaceuticals on the market,” said John Kagia, executive vice president, industry […]

The manner in which cannabis affects IQ has long been a hotly debated topic. Policymakers, parents, researchers, and, of course, the media, passionately (and empathically) weigh in on the debate. The debate often plays out in the press. How many times have you seen headlines like this? Fox News writes: Pot Does Lower IQ, Study […]

Saturday afternoon, the New Mexico State House voted (41-26) to pass House Bill 155, co-sponsored by Rep. D. Armstrong (D-Albuquerque) and Rep. McCamley (D-Las Cruces) to establish a fund in the state treasury for research related to the production, uses, effects, and efficacy of medical marijuana.  The bill had bi-partisan support with six Republicans voting […]