Michigan Voters Legalize Marijuana

Michigan voters have passed an initiative to legalize marijuana. Voters this evening passed Proposal 18-1 into law, making Michigan the 10th state to legalize marijuana. The initiative allows for the possession of up to 2.5 ounces, or up to 10 ounces at a private residence, for those 21 and older.[…]

Utah Legalizes Medical Marijuana

Utah voters have passed an initiative to make medical marijuana legal. By a large majority voters have passed the Utah Medical Cannabis Act. The initiative legalizes medical marijuana and marijuana products for patients who have been recommended the medicine by a physician. The new law establishes a licensed and regulated[…]

Study Finds That Marijuana Use is Associated With Lower Diabetes Risk

The past use of cannabis is significantly associated with lower odds of diabetes in adults, according to data published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Review. Investigators with the University of Toronto assessed the association between cannabis use and diabetes in a nationally representative sample, while accounting for a range of potential confounders[…]

Coca-Cola Co in “Serious Talks” With Cannabis Company to Develop CBD-Infused Drinks

The Coca-Cola Co. is in “serious talks” with Aurora Cannabis Inc. to develop cannabis-infused beverages, reports BNN Bloomberg. According to “multiple sources familiar with the matter”, Coca-Cola, the world’s largest beverage company, is interested in developing beverages that are infused with cannabidiol. Coca-Cola and Aurora would likely develop beverages that contain[…]