Communities of color, long targets of drug war, seek place in marijuana industry – The Buffalo News

It's no secret the legal marijuana industry is lily white. It's also no secret African-Americans bore the brunt of the war on pot. On Saturday, a panel of speakers at Medaille College urged New York State to do more to diversify a multi-billion dollar business on the verge of becoming legal here. "We were the …

Cannabis-savvy nurses help Canadians explore medical marijuana | CTV News

Following the legalization of recreational marijuana, a growing number of Canadians are looking to experiment with cannabis for its medicinal properties. But with some doctors unwilling to prescribe the once-illicit drug, many patients are seeking clarity in the hazy world of weed by turning to nurses. Source: Cannabis-savvy nurses help Canadians explore medical marijuana | …