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Current Trends in Cannabis Use in the United States

Category: News | Posted on Fri, October, 6th 2017 by THCFinder

Current trends in cannabis use: Is the increase in use because of recent research about cannabinoids?

According to the UNODC’s World Drug Report 2016, Cannabis remains the most commonly used drug at the global level, with more than 180 million people having used it in 2015. With roughly 3.8 per cent of the global population consuming weed, its use has remained fairly stable over several years. In fact, there has been change in the social norms towards cannabis – predominantly in the west, cannabis use has climbed in parallel with higher acceptability towards the drug.

The rise in cannabis use appears to have been most pronounced in the United States. Estimates for the Americans show an increase from 37.6 million people (or 6.5 per cent of the population aged 15-64 years) who used cannabis in 2005 to nearly 50 million (or 7.5 per cent of the population aged 15-64 years) in 2015.

Read More:https://www.themaven.net/theweedblog/culture/current-trends-in-cannabis-use-in-the-united-states-xozdD4D3SkSZB9ZVIUpYNw


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Decriminalization Passes Unanimously in Georgia

Category: News | Posted on Fri, October, 6th 2017 by THCFinder

Atlanta City Council members voted 15-0 to pass a proposed ordinance to decriminalize marijuana. Under current law, possession of weed within the city limits of Atlanta, Georgia is punishable by a fine of up to $1,000 and imprisonment for up to six months.

This new ordinance would eliminate prison for possession of less than an ounce and would reduce any potential fine to a maximum of $75.

Shortly after the vote, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed tweeted support for the initiative, which he has eight days to act on or it becomes law automatically. The mayor said he looked forward “to reviewing & signing this legislation.”

The decriminalization measure was sponsored by Atlanta City Councilman Kwanza Hall, who is running for mayor this year.

“Today we stand with every parent of Atlanta who is fearful of or has seen their children’s lives destroyed, or careers ruined because of a racist policy that unjustly incarcerated minorities by more than 90 percent,” Hall said in a press release after the vote.

Read More:http://hightimes.com/news/decriminalization-passes-unanimously-georgia/


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Category: Fun | Posted on Thu, October, 5th 2017 by THCFinder


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Category: Videos | Posted on Thu, October, 5th 2017 by THCFinder


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