News and Press

May 20, 2019

Rugby gets CBD | Legislation for cannabis in the works in NJ

English-league Canadian team Toronto Wolfpack launches CBD products The world’s first transatlantic sports team, the Toronto Wolfpack, a Canadian rugby team competing in the English second […]
May 10, 2019

Belgium steps up production, banks want cannabis business

United States’ top lawmakers urge Congress to approve marijuana banking bill Approval for the The Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act, known as the SAFE act, […]
May 9, 2019

More people trying marijuana and more places looking to legalize it

More people trying marijuana in Canada since legalization When Canada legalized weed in October 2018 the main goal was to curb illegal sales and create a […]
May 7, 2019

What do algorithms, China and pharmacists have in common? Cannabis!

Algorithm makes thousands of cannabis convictions in California disappear An estimated million people in California are still suffering from the consequences of cannabis convictions. Code for […]
May 2, 2019

The booming business of cannabis

Cannabis investor makes $9 million donation for marijuana research MIT and Harvard will share what is considered the largest private gift to support marijuana research in […]
April 30, 2019

Conservatives coming around to the idea of marijuana

Texas House approves marijuana decriminalization bill On Monday the Texas state House of Representatives convened to vote on the decriminalization of cannabis. The bill would remove […]
April 29, 2019

Marijuana across the globe

Cannabis is becoming an ever present aspect of the lives of so many people all over the world. It’s important to know what’s happening around you! […]
April 8, 2019

Cannabis is continuously opening up to new places

Start your day off by learning some new about cannabis! Hawaii is getting close to decriminalizing marijuana The Senate Ways and Means Committee voted in favour […]
March 29, 2019

New players enter the cannabis game

Start your weekend off right with Ca.nnabis! Banking Bill gains even more traction On Thursday, the House Financial Services Committee overwhelmingly votes in favor of the […]
March 27, 2019

Cannabis is becoming more tropical

Don’t miss out on the cannabis revolution! Guam votes in favor of marijuana legalization Guam will be the second US territory, behind the Commonwealth of the […]
March 27, 2019

Cannabis is innovating and going global

Cannabis is on the move, to fall behind on the movement! UN looking into rescheduling cannabis after WHO recommendations During a February vote, the UN delayed […]
March 26, 2019

The continuous growth of the marijuana industry

Learn something new about cannabis with us! Barbados taking steps in the medical marijuana direction Prime minister Mia Amor Mottley mentioned the development of a project […]
March 25, 2019

Cannabis is on the move!

Start the week of right with a dose of cannabis! New Jersey to vote on legalization Liberal Governor Phil Murphy is pushing hard to legalize marijuana […]
March 22, 2019

CVS the new CBD retailer

We’re back for you to enjoy your daily dose of cannabis news! Largest drugstore in the US will start selling CBD products Arguably the best known […]
March 12, 2019

Corporate officials and more moving to Cannabis

Enjoy your daily dose of cannabis news! Facebook considers loosening cannabis restrictions During the social network’s internal policy forum, the theme of the sale of cannabis […]
March 7, 2019

Supermarkets and marijuana, next big partnership?

Discover something you never knew about cannabis! Oklahoma’s medical marijuana sales continues to grow Oklahoma legalized medical marijuana last June and has seen continuous growth since.  […]
March 6, 2019

Cannabis surrounds our daily lives

 Get over the hump with a bit of cannabis! (news) Lifestyle Guru teams up with cannabis company Cannabis is becoming more and more part of every […]
March 5, 2019

Face off between cannabis and the world

Small dose of cannabis (news) with us on Plyzer Cannabis! College education gets a bit higher Universities like Northern Michigan University are creating  the possibility to […]
March 4, 2019

THC? CBD? Both.

Monday’s are tough, but that doesn’t mean we can stop learning. Get your daily dose of cannabis news with Plyzer Cannabis! THC more important than previously […]
February 28, 2019

Different paths to cannabis

Get over hump day with a dose of cannabis news! From the NBA to the cannabis industry Al Harrington, a former NBA player that spent most […]
February 26, 2019

Cannabis is the “new normal”

Get your daily dose of cannabis news right here on Plyzer Cannabis! Algorithm helps expunge convictions A non-profit group that goes by the name “Code for […]
February 25, 2019

Presidential candidates, states in favour of legalization

Start your tough Monday with a dose of cannabis news right here with Plyzer Cannabis! NY prosecutor dismisses low level marijuana cases As the state of […]
February 22, 2019

Athletes, Music, Cannabis

Start your weekend off with a dose of cannabis news right here on Plyzer Cannabis!   Before looking at the fun stuff… some politics…. France softens […]
February 21, 2019

Hemp the farmland saviour? Cannabis Beauty?

Get your daily dose of cannabis news right here on Plyzer Cannabis! Federally regulated banks possibly opening up to cannabis industry There is currently a bipartisan […]
February 20, 2019

States looking at legalization

Get your daily dose of cannabis news right here on Plyzer Cannabis! Illinois’ next budget involves recreational marijuana revenue New democratic governor, J.B. Pritzker, plans to […]
February 19, 2019

Celebrations at the Oscars get a bit greener

Get your daily dose of cannabis news right here on Plyzer Cannabis! Global marijuana conferences prove cannabis is a legitimate business This year alone  conferences all […]
February 18, 2019

Cyprus legalizes medical marijuana

Get your daily dose of cannabis news right here on Plyzer Cannabis! Cannabis industry carefully optimistic with new Attorney General With his confirmation by the senate […]
February 14, 2019

Down for some dank dining? Meet the chefs serving cannabis cuisine

When you think about cannabis and food, typically edibles like pot brownies come to mind. But catering companies like Mangia Ghanja are taking the edibles game to a whole new […]
February 14, 2019

Colorado Tops $6 Billion in Overall Marijuana Sales

Turns out the “make it legal and tax it to death” argument holds water. The Colorado Department of Revenue announced that marijuana sales in the state […]
February 14, 2019

European Parliament follows WHO and Passes Cannabis Resolution

Following reports about the World Health Organization (WHO) recommending a rescheduling of cannabis and several of its key components under international drug treaties, the European Parliament voted on Wednesday on a resolution […]
February 13, 2019

This Former President Thinks Mexico Could Soon Be Exporting Cannabis To The U.S., Legally

Harvard Business School alum and retired Coca-Cola executiveVicente Fox was not big on weed during his time as president of Mexico – he served between 2000 and […]
February 13, 2019

Not Your Father’s Cannabis

Next month, hundreds of prospective brides will waltz into Denver for the fourth annual Cannabis Wedding Expo, featuring anything and everything wedding-related with a cannabis twist, including […]
February 13, 2019

Barneys is Adding a Cannabis Department

It wasn’t that long ago that acquiring marijuana felt like a perilous, intimidating task, even if it was legal. Dispensaries were often dingy, windowless spaces with product behind […]
February 12, 2019

Harris says she has smoked pot and supports marijuana legalization

Sen. Kamala Harris, a former California attorney general, said Monday she has smoked marijuana and supports the legalization of the drug. In the interview, given to […]
February 12, 2019

Denver begins clearing residents’ records of low-level marijuana offenses

Tom Rossi and his service dog, Rachael, usually spend their Saturday mornings watching animal documentaries and college basketball, but this week was different. The West Colfax […]
February 12, 2019
Reasons for using recreational cannabis

In 2018, U.S. Consumers Ordered Cannabis Every 8 Seconds

According to the cannabis delivery clearinghouse company, “ consumers placed a cannabis order every 8 seconds in 2018. ” This information can be found in Eaze’s 2018 State of […]
February 11, 2019

Acting Attorney General Faults UN Treaties for Blocking Cannabis Studies

Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker on Feb. 8, 2019, blamed international treaty obligations for the delayed expansion of federally approved marijuana cultivation facilities for research […]
February 11, 2019

New Senate Bill Would Legalize Marijuana Nationwide

Weed Law A new bill in the Senate Friday would mark a tectonic state in the United States’ drug law by legalizing marijuana nationwide. “The federal prohibition of […]
February 11, 2019

Thailand’s Legalization Of Medical Cannabis Proves One Very Important Thing

As the New York Times reports, Thailand’s military government unanimously approved medical marijuana use, which would make it the first country to legalize cannabis use in any form […]
February 9, 2019

Israeli study shows cannabis may relieve autism symptoms

The scientific community has struggled to gain a solid understanding of children suffering from autism. Since this condition affects every child differently, no blanket treatment option […]
February 9, 2019

590 Cannabis-Related Bills In State Capitols And Congress

More than 900 cannabis-related bills moved through state capitols and Congress in 2018, and there are already about 600 bills for 2019 sessions, according to Marijuana Moment’s […]
February 9, 2019

A bill to legalize recreational marijuana in Hawaii is still very much alive

A bill that would legalize recreational marijuana is moving forward at the state Legislature. On Thursday morning, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted unanimously to support the […]
February 8, 2019

Colombian Company Clever Leaves To Export Cannabis To Canada

Clever Leaves, a vertically-integrated Colombian licensed producer of pharmaceutical-grade medical marijuana, will announce later today that it will become the first Colombian company authorized to export cannabis […]
February 8, 2019

Pot of gold: Brewers are racing to make weed as easy to drink as beer

People who drink alcohol typically learn the hard way how much is too much – usually in their teens or early 20s. As adults, they’re not […]
February 8, 2019

Israeli company to expand medical cannabis production

An Israeli company Intercure has revealed plans to expand into 10 countries in the next two years to produce cannabis. Chairman Ehud Barak told Reuters this […]
February 7, 2019

Marijuana use is growing among seniors. What does it mean when our largest demographic lights up?

Leida Englar’s earrings match her sweatpants and her lips are painted red. In the 70s, at the height of Reefer Madness, the police were searching Toronto […]
February 7, 2019

Should the local drug store sell medical cannabis?

Until late last year, Canadians could purchase legal medical cannabis through a licensed seller. None of those sellers, however, had a pharmacy as part of their […]
February 7, 2019

Baltimore will no longer prosecute marijuana possession

Marijuana possession will no longer be prosecuted in the city, Baltimore’s State Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced Tuesday. “For far too long, we have sat back and watched idly […]
February 6, 2019

Congress Is Seriously Considering Regulating Weed Like Alcohol

Getting cannabis off Schedule 1 of the federal Controlled Substances Act is the biggest goal of the marijuana industry.  A new bill in the U.S. House […]
February 6, 2019

Europe blooms to world’s largest legal cannabis market

More than €500 million has been invested in the cannabis industry to date, and six countries have announced new legislation regarding the growth, sale, or consumption […]
February 6, 2019

5 Former NFL Players Who Have Gotten Into The Cannabis Game

National Football League, are you listening? Since the onslaught of the medical and recreational marijuana industries, retired and current professionals have come out of the cannabis […]
February 5, 2019

Cory Booker kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign by calling for legal marijuana

Democratic Sen. Cory Booker kicked off his 2020 campaign on Friday, and he called for the legalization of marijuana in his first radio interview after announcing his […]
February 5, 2019

Pro Football Players Are on The Right Side of Marijuana History. The NFL Isn’t.

The NFL has had a long, fraught relationship with marijuana with little hope of improvement considering NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s unwavering opposition to cannabis. In April 2017, Goodell […]
February 5, 2019

WHO recommends cannabis international regulations be loosened

Global health experts at the United Nations are recommending that marijuana and its key components be formally rescheduled under international drug treaties. The World Health Organization […]
January 25, 2019

More than half of Ontario municipalities vote ‘yes’ to cannabis stores

More than half of Ontario’s eligible municipalities have opted in as willing hosts to cannabis stores as the first locations are set to open in a […]
January 25, 2019

GrowHealthy Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in West Palm Beach

GrowHealthy, a Florida-based medical marijuana dispensary, opened its very first location Wednesday in West Palm Beach. Next week, two more dispensaries will be opening in the […]
January 25, 2019

Massachusetts Sees Nearly $24 Million In Legal Pot Sales In First 2 Months

Pot shops in Massachusetts have racked up nearly $24 million in sales since the first ones opened two months ago. That’s according to the Cannabis Control […]
January 25, 2019

Canopy Rivers Announces Investment in Adult-Use Cannabis Beverage and Edibles Brand

Canopy Rivers Inc. has announced it has completed an equity investment in 10663522 Canada Inc., or “Herbert,” a brand platform that focuses on the adult-use cannabis […]
January 24, 2019

Cannabis Cafes Are Coming

At first glance, the Barbary Coast lounge in San Francisco looks like any other speakeasy-inspired hipster bar. With red wallpaper and red banquettes, it feels like the kind […]
January 24, 2019

Canada’s Canopy Growth teams up with UK cannabis researcher

Canopy Growth has joined forces with a UK researcher of cannabis-based therapies after the British government moved to liberalise the use of medical marijuana. The new […]