December 18, 2017

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Cannabis-infused wine claims to give you a buzz — without the hangover -

Friday, December 15, 2017

Los Angeles (Finally) Passes Cannabis Business Regulations -

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Coffee Shop Wants to Be Denver’s First Legal Cannabis Club -

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Yes, you’ll be able to smoke weed legally in three weeks. But here are hard realities -

Sunday, December 10, 2017

5 Cannabis Products Changing the Way We Think About Marijuana -

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Study: Alcohol Sales Fall Following Cannabis Legalization -

Friday, December 1, 2017

California Weed Entrepreneurs Will Make $5.2B In 2018 With Almost No Banks To Put It In -

Monday, November 27, 2017

Pot For Pets? Experts Say Cannabis Can Ease Pain In Animals As Well -

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

A fast-growing cannabis tech company just raised $10 million in a bid to dominate the market -

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Why are Hemp Farmers Fed Up with Federal Seed Laws? -

Saturday, August 29, 2015

The Medical Minute: These Researchers are Developing a Weight Loss Medicine with Cannabis -

Friday, August 28, 2015

What Would a Trump Presidency Mean For Cannabis? -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Oregon Court of Appeals Doesn’t Find the Smell of Cannabis Smoke to Be “Unpleasant” -

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Government-Run Cancer Institute Quietly Acknowledges That Cannabis Kills Cancer Cells -

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Why Did This Pro Video Gaming League Ban Cannabis? -

Monday, August 24, 2015

4 Good Budtender Habits that Make for a Positive Customer Experience -

Saturday, August 22, 2015

If a Wildfire Spreads to a Cannabis Field, Can You Get High from It? -

Friday, August 21, 2015

8 Ways to Counteract a Too-Intense Cannabis High -

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Florida Keeps Fighting for Medical Marijuana: The Leafly Cannabis Legalization Roundup -

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Weekend Weirdness: Pigeon Caught Trying to Smuggle Cannabis into a Costa Rican Prison -

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Portland Advertising Federation On Building A Brand For Your Cannabis Business

As Oregon’s legal cannabis industry rapidly expands, the importance of standing out from the crowd is increasingly apparent. In a market quickly becoming saturated with growers, producers, and dispensaries, finding a unique product and an effective way to get it to the consumer is essential for the success of your business. I learned more about branding recently while attended the second annual Potland Marketing Event in Portland, Oregon, hosted by the Portland Advertising Federation. There was a large turnout, and moderator Claire Kaufmann, of rebrandingcannabis.com directed the conversation for the first portion, presenting questions and topics for the panelists to elaborate on, with a Q&A at the end. Each…

Next Portland NORML Meeting Features Hempcrete Demo With Hemp Ace Int’l

Our next Membership Meeting will be at the Tony Starlight Showroom at SE 12th and Madison on Saturday, August 22 from Noon to 2pm.  We will have our Portland NORML T-Shirts for sale ($20 for paid members, $25 otherwise) and you can win your chance for a free spin on our new Wheel of SWAG. You could win a sticker, a lighter, a lighter leash, a t-shirt, one of our awesome raffle prizes (a new portable vaporizer is one of them), or a full-year’s paid membership to Portland NORML (which is going to increasingly lead to discounts at shops all across Portland.) Our special…

Pot Legalization Just Got Another Big Endorsement


PORTLAND, Ore., Sept 22 (Reuters) – A former U.S. attorney for Oregon has endorsed an upcoming referendum to legalize recreational marijuana in the state and tax and regulate its sales, saying on Monday that laws banning the drug have failed to curb its use. Kris Olson, who served as Oregon’s chief federal prosecutor during the Clinton administration, is the latest public figure to endorse the ballot measure, which if approved by voters in November would allow recreational use of marijuana for those older than 21. U.S. Representative Earl Blumenauer, a Democrat, and former Oregon Supreme Court Justice Bill Riggs have…