UPDATE: VICE News made repeated attempts over several days to obtain comment from Marc Emery prior to publication. He received the questions but chose to respond after publication, in a Facebook post. In the post, he denied multiple allegations. Read more here. They were called “lotion parties.” Typically, they would take place after working hours […]

UPDATE: VICE News made repeated attempts over several days to obtain comment from Marc Emery prior to publication. He received the questions but chose to respond after publication, in a Facebook post. In the post, he denied multiple allegations. Read more here. They were called “lotion parties.” Typically, they would take place after working hours […]

What’s causing CHS? Image source: Inked Pixels / Shutterstock Clinicians in Colorado are convinced that the syndrome is connected to marijiuana consumption, though they’re not sure how. About 25.7 percent of the CHS ER cases — that’s 2,567 patients — occurred after smoking weed, and 9.3 percent were from edible cannabis. The data tracks visits […]

What’s causing CHS? Image source: Inked Pixels / Shutterstock Clinicians in Colorado are convinced that the syndrome is connected to marijiuana consumption, though they’re not sure how. About 25.7 percent of the CHS ER cases — that’s 2,567 patients — occurred after smoking weed, and 9.3 percent were from edible cannabis. The data tracks visits […]

A HUNDRED years ago, Coca Cola contained cocaine and was held up as a cure for impotence, headaches and morphine addiction. The hard narcotics are long gone, but folk are aflutter at the possibility that the fizzy drink might one day contain cannabis. For it emerged this week that Coca-Cola, the company, is taking a […]

A HUNDRED years ago, Coca Cola contained cocaine and was held up as a cure for impotence, headaches and morphine addiction. The hard narcotics are long gone, but folk are aflutter at the possibility that the fizzy drink might one day contain cannabis. For it emerged this week that Coca-Cola, the company, is taking a […]

In 2011, then Congressman Anthony Weiner tweeted out a sexually explicit photo to a female follower. This lapse cost him his seat in Congress. When Weiner repeated this behavior in 2013, it cost him the chance to become mayor of New York City. Last month, a third transgression cost him his marriage. Trying to understand […]

Not long ago, the U.S. government prohibited almost all research into the effects of marijuana, now increasingly called cannabis. But in recent years, 28 states and the District of Columbia have legalized medical marijuana, and seven states have also legalized its recreational use. One welcome consequence has been a modest increase in research into its […]