Category: National News

The Weed In Review

Every Friday – okay, okay, most Fridays – we at the Daily Leaf take a look at the major weed headlines of the past week. Sometimes, if they’re funny enough, we even look at the minor weed headlines. For those of you who don’t want to follow the marijuana news every day, this is your […]

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The Weed In Review

Every Friday, we round up some of the week’s finest in weed news. This is that roundup.   San Diego Paves The Way For Dispensaries The City of San Diego recently voted to approve recreational dispensaries in the city, paving the way for recreational sales in January 2017. The city defeated a measure to ban […]

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The Best in Marijuana Science in 2017

The National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine has recently released a meta-review of the scientific literature available on the health impacts of marijuana. The study is notable for two very different reasons. The first is its scale. The researchers reviewed abstracts of over 10,000 studies to form more than 100 conclusions, drawing on the […]

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The Weed In Review

Every Friday, we bring you a roundup of some of the finest stories in marijuana news. This is that roundup.   Banging Buds at Burger King? We’ve all wished that we could have a one-stop shop for weed and munchies. Two enterprising young employees at a Burger King outlet in Epping, New Hampshire, made that […]

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Washington Bid To Ban Bitcoin For Buds

Too much cash might seem like the kind of problem business owners want to have. But for marijuana businesses, strict limits on banking impose a significant cost and safety risk. Across the value chain, from seed to sale, market players are forced to devote time (and floorspace) to storing and distributing high volume cash payments. […]

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