June 17, 2016

June 17, 2016

Morning everyone!

In today’s news: Microsoft becomes the first major corporation to move into the cannabis industry and Vancouver readies for another round of pot shop injunctions. A New Jersey lawmaker believes recreational cannabis could save Atlantic City and explore how decriminalization helped solve Portugal’s catastrophic drug crisis. Roseanne Barr tells Conan about her mom’s first edibles experience and check out a gallery of 15 joint sculptures. Also, The Kind outlines a guide to throwing a good edibles party and it was 45 years ago today that Richard Nixon declared the war on drugs. Have a great weekend!

Canopy Growth Corporation
David Chisamore features as Tweed’s Meet The Customer for June

Politics/Legalization
The City of Vancouver plans for another round of pot shop injunctions

Industry/Studies
Lift profiles activist Adam Greenblatt of Montreal’s Sante Cannabis
Microsoft announces plans to work with a cannabis compliance company
How decriminalization helped solve Portugal’s catastrophic drug crisis
New Jersey lawmaker believes recreational pot can save Atlantic City
VICE lists a number of aromatherapy oils that make nugs even danker

General Interest
Roseanne Barr tells Conan O’Brien about her mom’s first edibles trip
Check out this gallery of 15 joint sculptures that will blow your mind!
Explore The Kind’s new guide to throwing a successful edibles party
Forty-five-years ago today Nixon’s government declared war on drugs