Category: Culture

Being Green in the Marijuana Industry: HiSierra Dispensary Bags

Being a relatively new legal industry, the cannabis industry has a unique opportunity to develop good habits and practices early on – habits and practices that companies in other, older industries are having trouble adapting to. One such example of this is being environmentally friendly, and one of the companies at the forefront in that area in the marijuana marketplace is HiSierra Cannabis Dispensary Exit Bags. HiSierra makes 100% cannabis industry compliant packaging that is certified earth-friendly and kid safe, as well as being made from sustainable material. Even more impressive is the fact that the factory where the...

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11-14-2017 Video News – The Marijuana Times Show

Joe Klare discusses a lawsuit brought against AG Jeff Sessions over medical marijuana, older Chinese immigrants against adult use marijuana in San Francisco and an update on the building of a “Marijuana Mecca” in Nipton, CA. 11-14-2017 – Ep. 7 | Marijuana Times Show https://www.marijuanatimes.org/attorney-general-jeff-sessions-being-sued-by-young-girl-and-others-over-medical-marijuana/ http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-pot-sales-20171114-story.html http://www.wbir.com/article/news/nation-now/bought-by-a-marijuana-company-small-california-town-on-way-to-becoming-pot-mecca/465-292a2519-a153-4dec-ab7e-57b130ced52d Sponsor: http://naturecidecannabis.com/ TroyFlowers Author description...

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NY Governor Added PTSD to Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana this Veterans Day

The state of New York has been slowly improving their almost two-year-old medical marijuana program. When the state first legalized medical cannabis it was right away known for being one of – if not the strictest program of its kind in the country. Since then lawmakers have expanded the law, with previous additions like allowing nurse practitioners and physician assistants to recommend medical marijuana, and adding chronic pain to the list of qualifying conditions. The latest improvement to NY’s medical marijuana program was signed into law by Governor Cuomo on Veterans Day, allowing patients suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder...

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11-13-2017 Video News – The Marijuana Time Show

Joe Klare discusses Budtender Fight Club, PTSD and the New York medical marijuana program and the star of a new British marijuana documentary “overdosing” on a pot brownie. 11-13-2017 – Ep. 6 | Marijuana Times Show http://www.newyorkupstate.com/news/2017/11/veterans_in_new_york_can_now_get_medical_marijuana_to_treat_ptsd.html https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/4901296/loose-womens-linda-robson-jokes-she-overdosed-on-marijuana-brownie-but-got-the-best-nights-sleep-ever/ Sponsor: http://naturecidecannabis.com/ TroyFlowers Author description...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Being Sued by Young Girl and Others Over Medical Marijuana

Many of you may know the story of Alexis Bortell, the now 12-year-old girl who has intractable epilepsy. Her family, originally from Texas, has moved to Colorado to have better and legal access to the medicine that has kept Alexis seizure-free for over 2 years: a strain of cannabis oil called Haleigh’s Hope. “As the seizures got worse, we had to move to Colorado to get cannabis because it’s illegal in Texas,” Alexis told KDVR in Denver. Alexis and several others – including former NFL pro Marvin Washington – are now making news for a lawsuit they have filed...

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Budtender Fight Club Trains Cannabis Industry Hopefuls With Tough Love

The newly legal recreational cannabis market is in full effect in Nevada. And with over $27 million in sales in the first month, business is booming in the Silver State. With the new weed-fueled economic stimulus, a shortage of new employees could be looked at as a good problem to have. That’s exactly where many Nevada cannabis business owners find themselves. Enter Budtender Fight Club – the creation of Las Vegas business consultant Jason Sturtsman. No, students won’t be beating each other up in the basement of a seedy dive bar as the name might imply. But they will...

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