INSYS Cannabis

The Truth About INSYS Therapeutics And Big Pharma’s Battle To Take Down Legal Cannabis

The 2016 US presidential election cycle was a productive one for pro-cannabis activists. Voters in California, Massachusetts, Nevada and Maine approved referendums that legalized recreational cannabis. In Arizona, however, a similar referendum (Proposition 205) was defeated, seemingly in defiance of pre-election polls that indicated it would pass. Political analysts credited a strong last-minute push by […]

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Heaven Scents: Knowing Your Top Terps And Their Ultimate Outcomes

“Those terps are super tasty!” “These dabs are so terpy and delicious!” “You can smell the terps as soon as you open the jar!” If you’ve heard someone use a similar expression and wondered what in the hell a “terp” is, you’re probably not alone. “Terps” is shorthand for the hydrocarbons better known as terpenes. […]

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South Korea Cannabis

South Korea Legalizes Medical Cannabis. Will Other Asian Countries Follow Suit?

On November 23, South Korea passed medical marijuana legislation. The country’s National Assembly voted on amendments to the Act on the Management of Narcotic Drugs to allow non-hallucinogenic doses of cannabis consumption for medical purposes, but still maintains its hardline stance against recreational cannabis. “There’s still a lot of work to do in developing the […]

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Yet Another Miracle Cannabis Compound You Likely Know Nothing About

If you are a medical marijuana patient — or even a recreational cannabis enthusiast — you are likely very familiar with cannabidiol (CBD) and its myriad medical benefits. But there’s another beneficial compound that you should know about if you don’t already: cannabinol (CBN). CBN is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid that occurs after tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has […]

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