South Dakota Lawmakers Push Forward on Hemp Bill

Some officials in the state worry that legalizing hemp, used for fiber and nutritional products, is a “backway to produce the drug, marijuana.” The post South Dakota Lawmakers Push Forward on Hemp Bill appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

12 Sessionable Cannabis Strains for a Leisurely Smoke Sesh

Sessionable cannabis strains are low in potency and mild in effect, meaning you can consume them continually over the course of a sesh without going overboard. The post 12 Sessionable Cannabis Strains for a Leisurely Smoke Sesh appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Brett Konen Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Surprising Wins from Ontario’s Latest Cannabis Retail Lottery

When the AGCO announced the most recent 42 winners of Ontario’s lottery to decide who may apply for cannabis retail licenses, insiders were quick to identify quirks and anomalies among the list of winners. The post Surprising Wins from Ontario’s Latest Cannabis Retail Lottery appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Jesse B. Staniforth […]

The Roll-Up #102: Fart Carts Will Break Your Lungs

Dozens were hospitalized this month after using illegal vape cartridges. David Downs explains what’s going on. The post The Roll-Up #102: Fart Carts Will Break Your Lungs appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Utah Moves to Scrap State-Run Dispensary System

Under a revised plan being written by Republican Senate Majority Leader Evan Vickers, medical cannabis would instead be distributed through as many as 12 private dispensaries. The post Utah Moves to Scrap State-Run Dispensary System appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Magical Butter Machine Review: Should You Buy One?

Although the legalization of edibles is set to kick in this fall in (almost) all of Canada, the case for … Continue Reading The post Magical Butter Machine Review: Should You Buy One? appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Helena Miles Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Can cannabis help control cholesterol?

Cannabis has become a popular fix for people seeking to self-treat conditions such as anxiety and pain, but it’s not exactly a go-to choice among those looking to offset the effects of a poor diet, such as high cholesterol, which may be good considering there’s not a lot of high-quality research at the moment connecting […]

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Fierce competition for missouri medical marijuana licenses

Missouri’s Department of Health and Senior Services has received thousands of applications for medical marijuana cultivation, dispensary, manufacturing and testing laboratory licenses. DHSS reports 2,163 online applications had been received by 4:30 p.m. Monday. It was a big jump on the figures we reported in July, when the tally stood at under 500 by early […]

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How to Get a Credit Union Account for Your Hemp Business

Commercial marijuana activity remains a federal crime,  and the Bank Secrecy Act (“BSA”) generally prohibits financial institutions from accepting marijuana-generated dollars. Financial institutions that work with marijuana businesses must conduct due diligence to ensure that marijuana businesses are complying with state law. That includes regularly submitting Suspicious Activity Reports (“SARs”) to the Financial Crimes Enforcement […]

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Utah will no longer have State-run medical cannabis dispensary networks

Over the last couple years, medical marijuana in Utah has been a hot and controversial subject. In what has become a protracted, back-and-forth process between state legislators, medical marijuana advocates, and other powerful players in the state, Utah’s medical marijuana program continues to undergo dramatic changes. Now, state lawmakers are preparing to make another significant […]

Mike Tyson smokes $40,000 of weed every month!

“Ain’t that crazy? That’s crazy shit, right? We take it for granted” Mike Tyson has revealed that he smokes $40,000 (£33,000) of marijuana every month. The former boxer, who earlier this year hosted a cannabis-themed music festival in California, revealed the revelation in the latest episode of his podcast, Hotboxin’ with Mike Tyson, featuring rapper Jim Jones, which […]

Cannabidiol Induces Cell Cycle Arrest and Cell Apoptosis in Human Gastric Cancer SGC-7901 Cells

Cannabidiol Induces Cell Cycle Arrest and Cell Apoptosis in Human Gastric Cancer SGC-7901 Cells Abstract The main chemical component of cannabis, cannabidiol (CBD), has been shown to have antitumor properties. The present study examined the in vitro effects of CBD on human gastric cancer SGC-7901 cells. We found that CBD significantly inhibited the proliferation and colony formation of […]

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Global Alliance for Cannabis Commerce Announces New President

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Global Alliance for Cannabis Commerce (GACC), a trade organization representing over a billion dollars of global cannabis market share, elected Rezwan Khan as President of the Alliance. Mr. Khan is the Vice President of Global Corporate Development for DNA Genetics, the most recognizable and award-winning cannabis company in the world, and co-Founder […]

The Week in Weed: August 23, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. We’ll start with New Jersey, which you will doubtless recall failed to legalize marijuana earlier this year.  They are now expanding hemp production.  The new law will allow CBD in food (both human and animal) and cosmetics. Washington, […]

Unity Bill will protect medical marijuana patients – KTUL

Unity Bill will protect medical marijuana patients  KTUL New Law Protects Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Patients  News On 6 Marijuana Legalization: The Next “Domino” May Be About to Fall  Yahoo Finance MEDICAL MARIJUANA LAWS: New marijuana law protects Oklahoma employees  KOKI FOX 23 New Industry-Backed Marijuana Legalization Measure Filed In Florida  Marijuana Moment View full coverage on Google News Go to […]

Weedmaps to stop advertising unlicensed pot businesses

LOS ANGELES — The major online pot shop directory and cannabis marketplace Weedmaps announced this Wednesday. That it will no longer allow black-market businesses to advertise on its site. The decision can boost California’s efforts to rein in its vast illegal market. State Regulators efforts to stop advertising of unlicensed pot shops on Weedsmap State […]

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Top 5 CBD Recipes

Want to infuse your diet with the benefits of CBD? These 5 CBD recipes will make adding CBD to your system a tasty treat.  Put a wholesome twist on your favorite recipes by adding in your daily serving of CBD hemp oil for your own DIY CBD edibles. CBD is fast becoming the biggest wellness […]

The Case for Cannabis Clones: It Involves Granny Smith Apples!

In the 1850s, a British couple moved to New South Wales, Australia, where they eventually purchased a small orchard. Maria and Thomas Smith had worked as farm laborers/orchardists in England (in fact that’s how they met…on the farm), so they were well versed in fruit cultivation. Maria became locally well known for baking fruit pies, […]

Weedmaps Will No Longer Host Illegal Cannabis Businesses

IRVINE, Calif. – Online cannabis platform Weedmaps on Wednesday announced they will no longer host pages for illegal cannabis retailers. “Weedmaps always has and will continue to advocate for a flourishing, legal cannabis market, and taking action to address social equity is integral to making that a reality,” Weedmaps chief operating officer Chris Beals told […]

The Most Underrated CBD Cannabis Strains

In a world packed full of ACDC and Harlequin, few other CBD cannabis strains get their time to shine. There are plenty of CBD-rich cultivars that people are sleeping on. But today, let’s wake ‘em up. The post The Most Underrated CBD Cannabis Strains appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Dante Jordan Puffin’ […]

The Best Cannabis Strains for Extroverts

Extroverts are energized by spending time with others. Check out these cannabis strains that will make social pursuits all the more enjoyable. The post The Best Cannabis Strains for Extroverts appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Brett Konen Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis ‘drought’ strikes Philadelphia region as the number of marijuana patients spikes – The Philadelphia Inquirer

Cannabis ‘drought’ strikes Philadelphia region as the number of marijuana patients spikes  The Philadelphia Inquirer Utah scraps state-run dispensary system for medical cannabis  St George News Police investigating medical marijuana dispensary break-in | Local News  Mcalester News Capital Utah moves to scrap state-run pot dispensary system  Miami Herald View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ […]

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Aphria Signs New Cannabis Delivery Partnership In Canada

NYSE-traded cannabis company Aphria Inc. (NYSE: APHA) (TSX:APHA) and ParcelPal Technology Inc. (CSE: PKG) (OTC: PTNYF) will be announcing later today a strategic partnership for the delivery of the former’s medical cannabis products. According to information procured exclusively, ahead of a press release hitting the wire later today, distribution and delivery will commence in Calgary, […]

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Tilray® Announces Agreement to Export First Shipment of Medical Cannabis From Portugal to Germany

Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLRY), a global pioneer in cannabis research, cultivation, production and distribution, today announced it has entered into an agreement with Cannamedical Pharma GmbH (“Cannamedical”) through its wholly-owned subsidiary Tilray Portugal Unipessoal Lda. (“Tilray Portugal”), to export a wholesale shipment of $3.3 (€3) million worth of medical cannabis from Portugal to Germany. The shipment, […]

Meet Canada’s Coolest Cannabis Professors

Meet six cannabis professors bringing street credibility and academic accolades to classrooms across Canada. The post Meet Canada’s Coolest Cannabis Professors appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Devon Scoble Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis Sprays Explored: Caution – Ammonium

Hidden within Canada’s licensed cannabis is a dangerous amount of two likewise pollutant – ammonium and oxides of nitrogen. Mostly, the two substances exist as residual nutrients coming from cannabis sprays in poorly flushed plants . Health Canada decided that was not enough. To ensure safety more severe measures were authorized, as of July 15, […]

Illinois Governor Agrees To Expand Medical Cannabis Access

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker has signed bills to expand medical cannabis access in his state. The bills will also make cannabis legality permanent. The post Illinois Governor Agrees To Expand Medical Cannabis Access appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Thursday, August 22, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Thursday, August 22, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Weedmaps will stop advertising unlicensed cannabis retailers ‘later this year’ (Marijuana Business Daily) // Impact of California high court medical cannabis ruling unclear for state’s businesses (Marijuana Business Daily) // Ontario releases results of cannabis store draw in what may […]

Increasing Sales Through Better Cannabis Product Packaging

Jessica Bernardo had a problem. The energetic founder and chief executive officer of Canna Bath was disappointed in the company’s sales volume and having difficulty getting her products into major retailers. Based on feedback from customers, she was convinced her products were terrific, but the packaging was bland, and the brand lacked sizzle. Canna Bath […]

Does Coughing After a Cannabis Hit Get You Higher?

A common cannabis culture urban legend states that coughing after consuming a hit of cannabis will help you get more high. It stands to reason, right? After all, it feels like a cough induces great gulps of air, which must push all that THC more quickly and potently into the alveoli – those little lung […]

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Arkansas medical marijuana sales top $6 million

Medical marijuana sales in Arkansas have reached more than $6 million since the first sales May 10. A report from the Department of Finance and Administration:  Since Doctor’s Orders (Hot Springs) first opened on Friday, May 10, the company sold a total of 114.32 pounds of medical marijuana.   Since Green Springs Medical (Hot Springs) […]

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It’s fast approaching CanEx time again! Hard to believe that a year has almost flown by but here we are and what a conference do we have lined up. We encourage you to act quickly because our EARLY BIRD RATES expire in just 10 days. This year we are pulling out all the stops to […]

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Australia: One Of World’s Biggest Medicinal Cannabis Grow Facilities To Be Built In Victoria Says Cannatrek

Cannatrek has received council permission to build a $160 million production facility near Shepparton. and claims it will be one of the world’s largest medicinal cannabis facilities, creating more than 400 jobs a year for the region. Press reports  say that the facility will include a 160,000m2 growing area under a “giant high-technology” glasshouse, on […]

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Prepublication Version of the Federal Register Notice on Receipt of Applications for Pesticide Use on Hemp

Following is a prepublication version of the Federal Register notice announcing the receipt of 10 pesticide applications to expand their use on hemp. Comments are due 30 days after the notice publishes in the Federal Register. SUMMARY: EPA has received applications to add a new site (hemp) to the labeling of currently registered pesticide products that contain […]

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CBD and THC Ratio

Many consumers love to smoke, vape, or eat marijuana because of its THC compound, which takes users to cloud nine after about 30 minutes of consumption. However, some people hate getting high, and even the lowest dose of THC-rich products could alter their thinking. Those in the latter category are usually advised to use CBD […]

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Prohibition Partners Publish, “The Cannabis Legal Report”

Here’s the blurb Key findings from the report: One of the main roadblocks stymying global cannabis trade is the inability of banks to handle transactions or do business with cannabis firms without fear of prosecution. Global M&A is being dominated by Canadian licensed producers acquiring local cannabis firms. Regulation is failing to keep pace with legalisation, and international resolutions […]

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ILLINOIS ROUNDUP: AN EXPANDED (AND PERMANENT) MEDICAL PROGRAM AND ONGOING TWEAKS TO THE RECREATIONAL PROGRAM

Authors Akshita Singh, Irina Dashevsky  Aug 21, 2019  Illinois remains the epicenter of marijuana legalization in 2019. During August alone, Illinois has passed new legislation expanding and cementing its medical marijuana program, and shown necessary flexibility as it attempts to get its recreational market off the ground by January 1, 2020. On the medical side, Governor […]

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CA high court medical cannabis ruling unlikely to cause major disruption to industry, key attorney says

At first blush, it may seem as if the California Supreme Court’s ruling on a medical marijuana case would prove a big deal for the state’s cannabis industry. But that’s not really the case, according to one California cannabis attorney who’s also an expert in state environmental law, on which the ruling is centered. In its ruling, the California […]

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CBD Extract Oil: What to Know Before Buying

CBD extracts have become a popular wellness trend, causing consumers everywhere to seek out CBD products. Here we offer some guidance on things to look for when shopping for CBD extract oil. With so many new CBD extract oil manufacturers popping up to meet sudden consumer demand, it can feel staggering trying to find the […]

Donnelly Group Launches Wholesale Cannabis Distribution Venture, Supply

Donnelly Group Launch signals expanded investment in cannabis industry, granting Hobo Recreational Cannabis Store exclusive access to cannabis accessories not currently available in Canada VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian hospitality company, Donnelly Group, today announces the launch of its latest venture, wholesale cannabis accessories distributor, Goodtrip Supply. Donnelly Group’s Hobo Recreational Cannabis […]

North Carolina House OKs Ban on Smokable Hemp

Law enforcement wants smokable hemp banned because it looks and smells the same— making it otherwise impossible to differentiate during police stops. The post North Carolina House OKs Ban on Smokable Hemp appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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California Cannabis Growers at Pains as License Renewals Drag

California marijuana farmers are facing a crisis. Currently, all 9,464 state issued temporary cannabis cultivation licenses, have expired. Meant to be replacing those, for businesses continuing to meet the required regulations, are either provisional or permanent annual cannabis business licenses. The catch though, the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is yet to show […]

Missouri will award 348 marijuana business licenses — selected from 2,100 applications – Springfield News-Leader

Missouri will award 348 marijuana business licenses — selected from 2,100 applications  Springfield News-Leader Missouri gets 2,000-plus medical marijuana applications  Marijuana Business Daily Couple hopes they’re approved for medical marijuana license  KCTV Kansas City Applications For Medical Marijuana Facilities Pour In At Deadline  St. Louis Public Radio 2,100 Missourians submitted applications for medical marijuana facility | News Headlines  KMOV.com View […]

Hot Cargo: $2.3 Million Worth of Cannabis Found in Jalapeño Shipment

SAN DIEGO – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CPB) agents found some cannabis in a shipment that was “fire.” Agents at the Otay Mesa cargo facility in Southern California found over 7,500 pounds of cannabis hidden in a large shipment that also included jalapeño peppers. The cannabis was estimated to be worth approximately $2.3 million. […]

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Explaining the Benefits of Cannabis to Your Grandma

No matter how trendy cannabis might be today, there are still plenty of misconceptions. That’s reflected in the fact that, according to a Quinnipiac poll released last March, most Gen Zers, Millennials and Gen Xers are in favor of legalized marijuana, while baby boomers are divided and adults over 65 years old mostly said, “No […]

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The Basics of Hemp

Domestic hemp, cultivated for millennia, can replace more environmentally harmful raw materials in the manufacturing of thousands of commercial products. Hemp has been widely used as an industrial crop for nearly the entirety of human domesticated history. It has only been in modern times that the amazing hemp plant has seen widespread prohibition. However, in […]

Why Is Black Market Weed Still Doing Well in Canada?

While recreational cannabis has been legal in Canada for over six months, black market weed sales are still significant in … Continue Reading The post Why Is Black Market Weed Still Doing Well in Canada? appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Eric Stober Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

A closer look at the first cannabis restaurant to open in the US

Following this month’s Outside Lands, the ​first major music festival in the US to sell pot on-site​, California is increasing … Continue Reading The post A closer look at the first cannabis restaurant to open in the US appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Greencamp News Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis flower is an effective mid-level analgesic medication for pain

Using the largest database of real-time recordings of the effects of common and commercially available cannabis products in the United States, researchers found strong evidence that cannabis can significantly alleviate pain, with the average user experiencing a three-point drop in pain suffering on a 0-10 point scale immediately following cannabis consumption. Go to Source Author: […]

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Wednesday, August 21, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Federal Data Shows Youth Marijuana Use Isn’t Increasing Under Legalization (Marijuana Moment) // South Dakota lawmakers push forward on allowing hemp (ABC Fox Montana (AP)) // Jamaica seeks cannabis seed-to-sale software; 54 licenses ‘granted’ (Marijuana Business Daily) Today’s headlines are […]

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$2 Million going to cannabis cancer research in Israel

A cannabis-based treatment for cancer may finally be on the horizon, thanks to the research of none-other-than Professor Raphael Mechoulam. Mechoulam is leading a research team to work on developing cannabis-based treatments for three aggressive forms of cancer: melanoma (skin cancer), neuroblastoma (cancer originating in the surrounding and mostly neural system in children), and glaublastoma […]

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IRS Updates CTR Exams

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR:  “Jordan Zoot.  “aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s“ PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT IRS Updates CTR Exams – While we do a very significant amount of writing for our clients, partners, friends and the cannabis industry in California as a whole, we also do a very […]

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Oregon: Deschutes County Imposes Moratorium On Grow & Processing Businesses

The Bulletin reports…….Deschutes County commissioners voted Monday to send the question of whether recreational marijuana growing and processing operations should be allowed in the future to the November 2020 ballot. The unanimous vote triggered an immediate moratorium on any new applications for grow sites or processing facilities in rural, unincorporated Deschutes County until the issue […]

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Nevada: Clark County District Court Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez Says Expect Ruling Soon Re NV Licensing Issues

The Review Journal reports….State Department of Taxation officials have defended the process, the administrators and the temporary employees who evaluated and ranked 462 applications for 61 new dispensary licenses last year. Millions of dollars are at stake in the case. The state says the 65 medical and recreational marijuana dispensaries currently open, mostly in the […]

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US Hemp Roundtable Latest State By State Update

California: Bill AB 228– which would formally legalize the retail sale of hemp products such as CBD – is in the final stages. The Senate Appropriations Committee meets on August 30 to consider amendments to the bill that will impose labeling requirements and, if passed, will head to the Senate floor and back to the House […]

Attitudes and Beliefs About Medical Usefulness and Legalization of Marijuana among Cancer Patients in a Legalized and a Nonlegalized State

Attitudes and Beliefs About Medical Usefulness and Legalization of Marijuana among Cancer Patients in a Legalized and a Nonlegalized State Abstract Background: There is a growing preference for the use of marijuana for medical purposes, despite limited evidence regarding its benefits and potential safety risks. Legalization status may play a role in the attitudes and preferences toward medical marijuana (MM). Objectives:The attitudes and […]

‘Lack of evidence’ holding back cannabis medicines

NHS patients are not getting cannabis-based medicines because of a lack of evidence they work, according to an official review. Multiple sclerosis patients and parents of children with severe epilepsy have been fighting for access to the drugs. The NHS England report found hospitals also had issues affording the medicines and getting hold of a […]

Grow Up Conference and Expo to Spotlight Hottest Trends

NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario – Canada’s premier cannabis industry show is returning to the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls, Ontario, this September with a timely title: Grow Up Conference and Expo 2019. Canada’s upcoming legal marketplace for cannabis edibles, beverages, topicals and extracts – slated to be open for public purchase by the middle of […]

Alabama Marijuana Laws

Updated August 2019 The State of Alabama has some of the harshest marijuana laws in the United States. Getting caught with any amount of cannabis can land you in jail for up to 20 years. Efforts thus far to legalize marijuana in any form have received little support from the Alabama State Government. Learn more […]

The Best Cannabis Strains for Introverts

Introverts enjoy creative solo pursuits over social engagements—and the right cannabis strains can complement these characteristics. Here are seven picks. The post The Best Cannabis Strains for Introverts appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Brett Konen Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Will Cannabis Be an Election Focal Point?

With cannabis legalization heating up across the country, many are wondering how much of an impact it could have on the 2020 Presidential elections as well as down-ballot races. The pressing topics of 2020 are about as crowded as the Democratic debate stage has been. Cannabis is undoubtedly part of the conversation. However, pressing concerns […]

NCUA greenlights credit union loans for US hemp businesses

The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) released new guidance which allows federally insured credit unions to provide certain banking services … Continue Reading The post NCUA greenlights credit union loans for US hemp businesses appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Greencamp News Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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New Technique Improves Uptake of Cannabis-Infused Liquids

A new technique in THC water solubility offers improvements in the uptake of cannabis-infused liquids. A new breakthrough in THC water solubility via a proprietary emulsification technique and ingredient management process offers improvements in the uptake in cannabis-infused liquids. The breakthrough was announced Dixie Brands, which will showcase the proprietary process via the launch of […]

Canopy Growth Receives Key Extraction Licence

SMITHS FALLS, ON, Aug. 20, 2019 /CNW/ – Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED), (NYSE: CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has received a licence from Health Canada for its KeyLeaf Life Sciences (“KeyLeaf”) facility in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Including the Smiths Falls site and the recently licensed BC Tweed extraction site, Canopy Growth now […]

Nathaniel Rateliff gets into the weed business — with help from Willie Nelson

Willie’s Reserve, the Denver-based cannabis brand from singer-songwriter Willie Nelson, recently unveiled its first partnership with a Colorado musician. Soul-revival band Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats has lent its name to a line of Willie’s Reserve vape pens made with “a high-quality strain of cannabis, known as Cherry AK.” The 500-milligram distillate cartridges are […]

Bud for a broken boner?

One of my friends once told me a bedroom horror story that I’ll never forget about her boyfriend’s boner. She was banging her boyfriend on top, on an upward swing. His dick slipped out right before her weight shifted, slamming her whole body onto his badly positioned, fully erect penis. There was a loud popping […]

Consider cannabis lube

Cannabis-infused lube is a brilliant combination. For those who have different medical needs down there, people who have experienced sexual trauma and/or those simply looking to enjoy the awesome harmony of sex and cannabis, cannabis lube might be for you. Whether you have never used it or have a variety stocked in your boudoir, here […]

California illegal pot market Booming: Hidden in Plain Sight

LOS ANGELES — California’s struggling legal cannabis industry is expected to grow next year to $3.1 billion, but it remains outmatched by a thriving California illegal pot market ripe with bargains, a report concluded Thursday. Consumers are spending roughly $3 in the state’s underground pot economy for every $1 in the legal one, said the […]

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Tuesday, August 20, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Credit Unions Can Bank Hemp Businesses, Federal Agency Announces (Marijuana Moment) // Oregon Has Way Too Much Legal Weed. This Is Where It’s Going (Vice) // Marijuana Taxes Differ In Legalized States, Complicating Projections (Marijuana Moment) Today’s headlines are brought […]

How to Breakthrough on DMT

DMT is illegal in many parts of the world. Therefore, we do not promote or condone the use of this … Continue Reading The post How to Breakthrough on DMT appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Marco Medic Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Introducing Cultivate’s Premium Wellness and Self-Care Products

The woman-owned brand introduces safe and compliant THC-free, full-spectrum hemp oil-infused products for premium wellness and self-care SAN DIEGO – August 20, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Cultivate, a premium wellness and self-care brand, launches with safe and compliant THC-free, full-spectrum hemp oil-infused products including a 500 mg Soothing Balm, 300 mg SoftGels, 500 mg Tincture and […]

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The Marijuana Times Says Illegal Cannabis Oil Sales Are Linked To National Outbreak of Lung Damage

Must read report.  Will law enforcement, the courts and lawyers be able to chase down the manufacturers? The Centers for Disease Control, the Food and Drug Administration, and the health commissioners in a growing number of states are collectively investigating more than a hundred cases of mysterious life-threatening lung ailments among teenagers and young adults […]

Medical marijuana use for pediatric oncology patients: single institution experience

Medical marijuana use for pediatric oncology patients: single institution experience Abstract Medical marijuana (MM) is widespread in many medical fields, including oncology, with limited use in pediatric oncology where research is scarce and often shows conflicting results. This research focuses on alleviating side effects of anticancer treatment as an integral part of supportive and palliative care of children […]

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US Hemp Roundtable – Update: The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) issues guidance about changes in federal law

Here’s their update sent out  19 August 2019: The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) issued guidance about changes in federal law related to hemp for federally insured credit unions interested in providing financial services to the legal hemp industry. This update comes on the heels of Senator McConnell (R-KY) and Senator Wyden (D-OR) urging NCUA Chairman […]

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American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Suggests Cannabis “Model Policies” At 46th Annual Meeting

They write in the press release…. During the three-day conference, and in view of 2020, members will attend workshops, plenary sessions and task force meetings and hear from notable speakers, including Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry, White House Innovation Advisor Brook Rollins and Matthew Charles, one of the first […]

Oracle of Green Rose Card Game Honors Pioneers of the Cannabis Movement

Entitled “Oracle of Green Rose,” a new innovative and educational card deck shares the history and prolific contributions of 21 cannabis industry pioneers in supporting safe access to cannabis medicine and the legalization movement. Steve DeAngelo, known as the “father of the cannabis legalization movement” is the first trailblazer to be memorialized in the card […]

Cannabis Smell Isn’t Probable Cause, Maryland Court Rules

If you’re lighting up in Maryland, you can forget the Febreze. The state’s Court of Appeals has ruled that smelling cannabis isn’t grounds for police to search and arrest a person. The post Cannabis Smell Isn’t Probable Cause, Maryland Court Rules appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Ben Adlin Puffin’ On Some Good […]

FBI Seeking Leads On Illegal Cannabis Operations and Industry Corruption

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on Thursday announced it is looking into the threat of potential corruption within the nascent marijuana industry and actively is seeking tips regarding illegal cannabis operations. The warning and call to action were discussed on the agency’s FBI This Week podcast, though it remains unclear if any specific incident […]

Lights, Camera, Cannabis: Celebrities Cash In!

When consumers spend their hard-earned dollars, do they really buy into images of sweaty yet existentially handsome Matthew McConaughey trail-running through a primordial forest before jumping into his Lincoln Navigator—or do they do research and buy the best car? Do fashionistas really believe a little Kar-Jen magic will rub off on them if they buy […]

Top Trending Cannabis Strains for College-Aged Consumers

The younger generation is smoking and purchasing legal cannabis just the same as the older. Here are a few of the strains that the young folks are most interested in. The post Top Trending Cannabis Strains for College-Aged Consumers appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Dante Jordan Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

The Dangers of Dirty Bong Water

Bongs, we can all agree, are pretty great. As the smoke percolates through the water, it becomes much less harsh on your throat and lungs without losing any of that great taste. Plus, you can take much bigger tokes out of a bong than you can out of a regular pipe, allowing for faster uptake […]

California’s Legal Cannabis Market Bogged Down by Black Market

BOULDER, Colo. – Cannabis industry market data research firms BDS Analytics and Arcview Market Research have released a new report titled California: Lessons from the World’s Largest Cannabis Market, which said consumer spending for 2019 is on track to reach $3.1 billion, and will continue to see growth, with projected spending of $7.4 billion by […]

How Reliable Are Cannabis Strain Names?

Is that Blue Dream you’re smoking really Blue Dream? Analyzing data from our lab partners, we figure out which strains are actually what they say they are. The post How Reliable Are Cannabis Strain Names? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Will Hyde Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Come Down From a High ASAP

There are two types of getting too high. a) When you consume too much THC all at once, and it … Continue Reading The post Come Down From a High ASAP appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Marco Medic Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Hot Cannabis Seized in Jalapeño Shipment at Border

High-caryophyllene shipment: Customs officials found more than 7,500 pounds of brickweed hidden in a cargo of red hot peppers. The post Hot Cannabis Seized in Jalapeño Shipment at Border appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Canadians Continue to Buy Cannabis Illegally

Nearly half of Canadian cannabis consumers purchase their weed illegally, reveals Statistics Canada’s National Cannabis Survey released Thursday (Aug. 15). Ten months after the country legalized recreational marijuana, 42% of those who partake admitted to buying at least some of their pot from an illegal source, such as a drug dealer. Legalizing the drug has […]

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Monday, August 19, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Monday, August 19, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Illicit Cannabis Vape Carts Hospitalized 7 in California Doctors Say (Leafly) // ‘I feel lucky for real’: How legalizing hemp accidentally helped marijuana suspects (NBC News) // FBI investigating possible corruption in US cannabis industry (Marijuana Business Daily) Today’s headlines […]

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An Update on California’s Proposed Hemp and CBD Laws

California’s legislature introduced a potentially game-changing hemp-derived cannabidiol (“Hemp CBD”) bill in January 2019: Assembly Bill 228 (“AB-228”). For those of you who aren’t familiar with AB-228, see my posts here, here, here, and here. AB-228 would change California’s anti-Hemp CBD policies, and the highlights of some of the more significant changes from the recent version are: Licensed cannabis companies […]

Opportunities for cannabis in supportive care in cancer

Opportunities for cannabis in supportive care in cancer Abstract Cannabis has the potential to modulate some of the most common and debilitating symptoms of cancer and its treatments, including nausea and vomiting, loss of appetite, and pain. However, the dearth of scientific evidence for the effectiveness of cannabis in treating these symptoms in patients with cancer poses a challenge to clinicians in […]

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U.S. medical marijuana market has recorded rapid traction ever since medical marijuana was legalized in California in 1996, a move that gathered immense public and state support leading to the eventual medical marijuana legalization in 31 states of the U.S. Marijuana received medical approval as it was found that certain medicines derived from cannabis can […]

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Article: Cannabis & CBD Pharma NewsNews Does medicinal cannabis actually help Australian patients?

There have been more than 7,500 approvals for medicinal cannabis in Australia since legalisation in 2016 – so why don’t we know if it is helping patients? Access to medicinal cannabis for patients was legalised in Australia in 2016, allowing doctors to request permission to prescribe from the Australian government. Prescription occurs mostly on a […]

Why do I react so differently to Sativa vs Indica?

I’ve had both good and bad experiences with weed. Never really was able to pinpoint exactly why until I started to buy weed legally and knew exactly what I was getting. It didn’t take long for me to realize that Sativa just isn’t for me. I’m just trying to understand why that is though. To […]

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Illinois: IDPH making effort to get it right on medical cannabis

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR:  “Jordan Zoot.  “aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s“ PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT IDPH Making Effort – we are somewhat pleasantly SHOCKED and SURPRISED that the Illinois Dept. of Public Health in particular, and State of Illinois government, in general, seems to be making a REAL and CONCERTED effort to […]

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NZ Medical Jnl Editorial Asks Whether Profession Will Be Left Between Rock & Hard Place On Medical Cannabis

Here’s the introduction to the piece at Scoop There are concerns that government ‘haste’ to widen patient access to cannabis-based medicines by year’s end will expose doctors to legal threat, leaving them caught in the crossfire between patient demand and their professional obligations. In a Viewpoint article published in this Friday’s New Zealand Medical Journal, […]

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Canada: National Cannabis Survey 2nd quarter, 2019

Description: The main objective of the National Cannabis Survey is to better understand the frequency of cannabis usage in Canada and to monitor changes in behaviour as a result of the legalization of cannabis for non-medical use. Issue Number: 2019057 Author(s): Rotermann, Michelle Source: https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/pub/11-627-m/11-627-m2019057-eng.pdf 11-627-m2019057-eng Go to Source Author: Sean Hocking Puffin’ On Some Good New?! […]

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Thailand: medical cannabis clinic opens in Korat

The first marijuana clinic has opened at a state hospital in Nakhon Ratchasima province. Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul officially opened the clinic at Maharat Nakhon Ratchasima Hospital in the northeastern province on Saturday. The clinic, a first at a large hospital, will serve two groups of patients in the initial phase. The first involves […]

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Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Georgia

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“2018 Farm Bill”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp. The 2018 Farm Bill gives the US Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) regulatory authority over hemp […]

How to Cope With a Cannabis-Critical Partner

Every relationship comes with its own unique challenges. Your taste in food, your political views and your general outlook and everyday life could be quite different to that of your partner. But when one of you is a committed cannabis connoisseur and the other abstains, things can get particularly tricky. To a degree, it depends […]

Out of the darkness by PSY-23

Life is never a straightforward path from one day to the next; we all have our own ways of moving forward through the struggle. Throughout our lives we will all face our own series of challenges and it is no surprise that we often seek escape in different outlets. For some people this can come […]

5 Easy Ways to Maximize Media Coverage

In recent articles, we’ve discussed how to write a media-friendly press release and what kinds of information the press will find newsworthy. Now that you know when and how to get the media’s attention hopefully you’ve garnered some great news coverage. So, what’s next? Are you using that coverage to its full potential? Here are […]

Why Marijuana Could Be Legal in Florida as Soon as 2020

It’s was a rocky road to medical marijuana, but a new push towards full recreational legalization could put an initiative on the 2020 ballot — and it’s looking like there’s plenty of support. For years, the possibility of legalizing recreational adult-use marijuana in Florida was little more than an afterthought — but in recently, momentum’s […]

Why Instagram Might Be More Pro-Cannabis Than It Knows

When it comes to buying illegal drugs on Instagram, the community standards are very clear. The company writes, “…Offering sexual services, buying or selling firearms and illegal or prescription drugs (even if it’s legal in your region) is also not allowed.” As an experiment, yours truly opened the Instagram app and searched for a hashtag […]

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Fairbanks City Council OKs application for Alaska’s first cannabis shop with onsite-consumption area

Alaska Public Media reports The Fairbanks City Council voted Monday to support a cannabis entrepreneur’s bid to open Alaska’s first on-site marijuana consumption facility. But the Anchorage business person who’s proposed the facility must first win an appeal from the state’s marijuana-regulating agency. Cannabis retailer Lily Bosshart told council members before they voted that her […]

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Calyx Peak Companies Hires Former COO of MedMen

Press Release in full Ben Cook is the Newest Cannabis Industry Veteran to Join Calyx Peak Companies   NEWS PROVIDED BY Calyx Peak Companies  Aug 14, 2019, 12:45 ET SHARE THIS ARTICLE       LAS VEGAS, Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Multi-state cannabis operator Calyx Peak Companies announced today that cannabis industry veteran Ben Cook, former COO of MedMen, has joined the […]

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Marijuana company Curaleaf fined $250,000 for not asking permission for change of ownership

The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has fined Curaleaf $250,000 for failing to disclose a change of ownership and ask permission from state regulators before completing the transaction. MassLive.comm . reports The agreement, signed Thursday by the commission and Curaleaf, reads, “In assessing this fine against Respondent, the Commission acknowledges that Respondent’s violation was the result […]

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Minnesota Hemp Association Widens Membership Options

The Minnesota Hemp Association works to advance the growth and vitality of Minnesota’s hemp industries from seed to shelf. You can be part of our coalition, advocacy, and collective growth when you become a member of MHA. We’ve just rolled out new membership levels including options for farms and businesses looking for mentorship as they plan […]

The Roll-Up #101: It’s a Hempfest Invasion

We just moved in to Leafly’s new world headquarters and everything *inhales* smells like magic. The post The Roll-Up #101: It’s a Hempfest Invasion appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Podcasts Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

California Man Convicted of Torturing Cannabis Store Owner

A California man who escaped from jail has been convicted of kidnapping and torturing a dispensary owner who he mistakenly believed had buried money in the desert. The post California Man Convicted of Torturing Cannabis Store Owner appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Ayr Strategies Announces Filing of Its Business Acquisition Report

TORONTO – Ayr Strategies Inc. (NEO:AYR.A, OTCQX:AYRSF) (“Ayr” or the Company), a vertically-integrated cannabis multi-state operator (MSO) with a portfolio of companies in the western and eastern U.S., has filed its Business Acquisition Report on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) related to the May 24, 2019 acquisition of the businesses of Washoe Wellness, LLC (“Washoe”), The Canopy NV, […]

Agritek Holdings Inc. to Acquire Apex Solutions

LOS ANGELES – Agritek Holdings Inc. (OTC: AGTK), a fully integrated investor in the legal cannabis sector, today announced that it has entered into a binding letter of intent and term sheet to acquire substantially all of the assets of Apex Solutions Inc. The Company, based in Oakland, California, is a licensed manufacturer, producer and […]

Hidden in Plain Sight: California Illegal Cannabis Market Booming

Consumers are spending roughly $3 in the state’s underground cannabis economy for every $1 in the legal one, says a new report from industry analysts. The post Hidden in Plain Sight: California Illegal Cannabis Market Booming appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Relaxing Cannabis Strains for Your Next Camping Trip

Cannabis makes every activity more fun—if you packed the right strains. Here are seven of our favorite relaxing strains for your next camping adventure. The post Relaxing Cannabis Strains for Your Next Camping Trip appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Dante Jordan Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Global Alliance for Cannabis Commerce – A New Organization Pushing for Cannabis Law Reform

Cannabis commerce remains very challenging due to the federal Schedule 1 status of cannabis. Maintaining merchant services, advertising restrictions along with accessing loans and other banking services make scaling cannabis companies entirely too challenging. The Global Alliance for Cannabis Commerce intends to hit the very heart of the problem on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. […]

This weekend: Detroit welcomes famed Cannabis Cup 2019

This weekend the Motor City will host Cannabis Cup, the world’s most famous cannabis festival where vendors and weed lovers … Continue Reading The post This weekend: Detroit welcomes famed Cannabis Cup 2019 appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Greencamp News Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Four Important Considerations for Any Hemp CBD Company

State governments and the federal Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) take wildly different approaches when it comes to Hemp-derived cannabidiol (“Hemp CBD”), and for the most part, the ball is still in the government’s court to actually regulate hemp and Hemp CBD. The Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) haven’t […]

Association Between US State Medical Cannabis Laws and Opioid Prescribing in the Medicare Part D Population

Association Between US State Medical Cannabis Laws and Opioid Prescribing in the Medicare Part D Population Abstract IMPORTANCE: Opioid-related mortality increased by 15.6% from 2014 to 2015 and increased almost 320% between 2000 and 2015. Recent research finds that the use of all pain medications (opioid and nonopioid collectively) decreases in Medicare Part D and Medicaid populations […]

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Utah Chooses Leaf Data For Track & Trace

Leaf Data used to be MJ Freeway. But no need to panic we learn via a MJ Biz report, “The next generation of Leaf Data Systems provides what it calls a “product authentication system.” It’s got to be better than the last generation.   MJ Biz write……. Utah regulators selected Leaf Data Systems for its […]

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US Navy Policy Documents Cannabis & Hemp

WHAT’S NEW IN OPNAV N170D? NEW Policy on Hemp Products Hemp and CBD products are widely available on the commercial market after the signing of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“2018 Farm Bill”). The Navy’s prohibition of hemp-derived products, including cannabidiol (CBD), was not impacted by the Farm Bill. Find further information on the […]

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Hemp Banking Letter By US Senator Michael Bennet Receives Replies From 5 Financial Regulatory Agencies

Times of CBD  reports…….Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO), who is presently working to secure the Democratic nomination for president, issued a letter to the financial authorities, requesting information on banking services for hemp businesses. According to an article from Marijuana Moment, responses were provided by the heads of five federal financial regulatory agencies, recognizing that hemp has […]

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GOP Senator, He Speak With Forked Tongue?

We congratulate Marijuana Moment for calling out Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) who likes to talk the talk but obviously isn’t walking the walk. CLR thinks it might be time to employ that famous Ken Kesey quote, “There are going to be times when we can’t wait for somebody. Now, you’re either on the bus or […]

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Harvest Facing Issues With Regulators In PA & OH

MJ Biz has the story. We’re not sure how they managed to..”Obtain seven dispensary licenses in Pennsylvania, when the cap is five” , amongst other things. If rules are flouted then…. Here’s what MJ Biz say by way of introduction. It’ll be interesting to see how this all plays out. Under scrutiny is whether the […]

The Week in Weed: August 16, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. From the “if at first you don’t succeed” files, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy stated recently that he would support a bill to legalize marijuana, rather than awaiting a ballot initiative in 2020.  States that may see ballot […]

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Luxembourg becoming first EU state to fully legalise cannabis

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Mark Taylor PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Luxembourg is to become the first European Union country to fully legalise cannabis. The country’s health minister said within two years, residents aged over 18 will be able to buy marijuana for recreational purposes. A newly-created […]

Canopy Growth Corp. drives revenue with 94% increase in recreational dried cannabis sales in Q1 2020

Adjusted EBITDA up more than $5M (CDN) versus prior quarter;Company positioned to bring CBD products to U.S. market by end of fiscal 2020;Record harvest of over 40,000 kg Canopy KEY HIGHLIGHTS ·         Generated net revenue1 of $90.5 million in Q1 2020.  ·         Adjusted EBITDA of $(92.0M) up $5.7M versus Q4 2019 inclusive of investments in US CBD expansion […]

Sundial Growers Reports Second Quarter Results

CALGARY, Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Sundial Growers Inc. (Nasdaq: SNDL) (“Sundial” or the “Company”) today reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019. Sundial is an international cannabis company with state-of-the-art facilities in Canada and the United Kingdom, providing quality and consistent products consumers can trust. This is Sundial’s inaugural […]

The Highs and Woes of Medical Cannabis Reciprocity

More than two million Americans turn to medical cannabis to help them manage debilitating diseases, chronic pain, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and other conditions, according to 2018 statistics. In recognition of that reality, sixteen states and the District of Columbia have sought to make medical cannabis and derivative products more accessible, not only to their […]

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Hangover CBD Shot

If you are looking to cure a hangover, have you thought about CBD shots?  One of the brands that I have sampled in the CBD space is Thought Cloud, you can read a Thought Cloud review by following that link.  In particular, today I’ll speak about their new CBD Hangover Shot, and let you know […]

CBD strains for Anxiety and Depression

Charlotte’s Web is a cannabidiol (CBD) forward strain that was developed for the purpose of alleviating a young girl’s epilepsy. CBD strains have also been known to relieve anxiety and depression, but only for certain people. Perhaps only benefiting half of a crucial system is the reason. This system helps to regulate your eat, sleep, […]

What is Budder, and Why Is It So Awesome

Budder is definitely one of the most beloved canna-concentrates on the market, but what exactly makes it so special? Let’s … Continue Reading The post What is Budder, and Why Is It So Awesome appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Marco Medic Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

1 in 7 Americans use CBD products, Gallup poll says

CBD, or cannabidiol, has received a lot of hype this year, and now there is a sign it may be … Continue Reading The post 1 in 7 Americans use CBD products, Gallup poll says appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Eric Stober Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Does Having a Medical Marijuana Card Save You Money?

Have you ever looked down from a peak of a mountain at a fresh layer of powder with your boots firmly strapped into their skis? With one shove of your feet, gravity lends its perpetual hug and draws you down the mountain. Your skis kick up curtains of snow as you carve between evergreens. The […]

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Do Cannabis Consumers Actually Know What They’re Buying?

HerbaBuena’s Online Store Answers the Call For ‘Conscious Cannabis’ with Quality Standards Consumers Can Trust, and California Statewide Delivery Supporting Regenerative Cultivation, Whole Plant Intelligence and Organic Ingredients; Weeding Out Distillate, Isolate, Hydrocarbons, Petrochemicals and Artificial Ingredients NAPA, Calif. – August 15, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Cannabis turned a deeper shade of green with the launch […]

Gene Simmons Leaves Role at Canadian Cannabis Company

Though KISS bassist Gene Simmons had a five-year contract with Canadian medical cannabis producer Invictus MD, he’s left his role of ‘Chief Evangelist Officer’ after just 17 months. The post Gene Simmons Leaves Role at Canadian Cannabis Company appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Jesse B. Staniforth Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

City Cannabis Co. Opens Two New Retail Locations in British Columbia

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Wildflower Brands Inc. (CSE: SUN) (the “Company”) is excited to announce that BC’s Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch has issued a Cannabis Retail Store license to City Cannabis Co’s 2317 Cambie Street location and their Comox Valley location on Vancouver Island. Wildflower recently acquired City Cannabis Co and with their third […]

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Medical Cannabis Prescriptions in Canada

As medical marijuana continues to blaze its path all throughout Canada and the rest of North America, demand for its products and accessories continue to grow. Recent waves of legalization have opened up new opportunities for patients who have long been suffering from various illnesses and disorders of all types. CBD hemp treatments have shown […]

Cincinnati Reef Conference to Take Place Aug. 24

CINCINNATI, Ohio – The Cincinnati Reef Conference takes place on August 24, 2019, at the Millennium Hotel Cincinnati as the inaugural opportunity for potential patients, businesses, and prescribers to learn about the products and services of the medical marijuana industry in the State of Ohio. Cincinnati Reef, LLC. is the lead marketing startup company, spearheading […]

A HARVESTER’S NIGHTMARE

The growers out there amongst you will all know far too well how much of a nightmare Botrytis can be, it can ruin a crop completely within a matter of a few days if left unchecked. For those of you who don’t know what it is, it is a mold that develops on leaves and […]

[Cannabinoid therapy in practice]

[Cannabinoid therapy in practice] Abstract BACKGROUND: In recent years, the media and scientists have shown increased interest in cannabis-based drugs. OBJECTIVES: Background information about cannabis-based drugs and their mechanism of action as well as discussion of possible applications as supportive therapy or in palliative medicine, respectively, are presented. MATERIALS AND METHODS: The recent literature was examined and […]

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Cannabis-Sharia-Finance: Sharia, Islamic Law and Narcotics or Psychoactive Drugs

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR:  “Jordan Zoot.  “aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s“ PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT     Cannabis-Sharia-Finance Cannabis-Sharia-Finance – Our attempt at covering a topic we wish we knew more about – expert input welcomed for an update/edit.   Sharia, Islamic Law and Narcotics or Psychoactive Drugs […]

PA’s Medical Marijuana Program Grows to 180000 Approved Patient – erienewsnow.com

PA’s Medical Marijuana Program Grows to 180000 Approved Patient  erienewsnow.com Ohio medical marijuana: Anxiety, autism not recommended for qualifying condition list  Cincinnati.com Committee no longer recommends marijuana to treat autism, anxiety  The Columbus Dispatch Grand Rapids leaders hear resident concerns about medical marijuana near parks  MLive.com A CLOSER LOOK: The right card is needed to go inside medical marijuana […]

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The University of Technology Sydney & Bod Australia and are looking into the development of an anti-ageing cream that incorporates cannabidiol

The University of Technology Sydney and ASX-listed medicinal marijuana company Bod Australia and are looking into the development of an anti-ageing cream that incorporates cannabidiol (CBD), a chemical compound in cannabis. It comes after three years of research by the organisations, which found certain cell proteins that can act as a carrier for CBD into […]

BC liquor branch issues call for suppliers of pot-based edibles

VICTORIA — The BC Liquor Distribution Branch wants to hear from licensed marijuana producers able to make and supply new pot-based creations as the province prepares for the soon-to-be legalized edible cannabis market. The BC Liquor Distribution branch has issued a product call, asking would-be suppliers to identify their interest and ability to provide the branch with edibles, beverages, topicals […]

Over 30000 Ohioans buying medical marijuana, but some licensees still waiting – News-Herald.com

Over 30000 Ohioans buying medical marijuana, but some licensees still waiting  News-Herald.com Ohio medical marijuana: Anxiety, autism not recommended for qualifying condition list  Cincinnati.com Committee no longer recommends marijuana to treat autism, anxiety  The Columbus Dispatch Grand Rapids leaders hear resident concerns about medical marijuana near parks  MLive.com A CLOSER LOOK: The right card is needed to go inside […]

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NY Supreme Court Justice Seals Over 300 Cannabis Cases

A Manhattan, New York Supreme Court Justice has ordered the sealing of more than 300 cannabis possession cases following a successful class action petition brought in part by the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office, the Legal Action Center, Community Service Society, the Legal Aid Society, New York County Defender Services, Neighborhood Defender Service and pro bono […]

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Charlotte’s Web Names Russell Hammer as Chief Financial Officer

BOULDER, CO, Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – (TSX: CWEB,OTCQX: CWBHF), Charlotte’s Web Holdings, Inc. (“Charlotte’s Web” or the “Company”), the market leader in whole-plant hemp CBD extract products with naturally occurring cannabinoids, including cannabidiol (“CBD”), is pleased to announce that Russell Hammer has joined the Company as Chief Financial Officer, effective tomorrow, August 15, 2019. Mr. Hammer, […]

END FEDERAL MARIJUANA PROHIBITION!

I don’t believe citizens and advocates are doing enough. We should all make sure our political representatives; at all levels of government, respect and support their constituents ideals on marijuana. More needs to be done and make it a true standing point letting politicians know we will not elect them if they are not pro-marijuana […]

Hempco Shareholders Vote In Favour of Proposed Acquisition by Aurora Cannabis

VANCOUVER, Aug. 13, 2019 /CNW/ – Hempco Food and Fiber Inc. (“Hempco”) (TSX-V: HEMP) is pleased to announce that at today’s special meeting of shareholders of Hempco (the “Meeting”), it received overwhelming support in favour of the previously announced proposed transaction with Aurora Cannabis Inc. (“Aurora”) (NYSE: ACB) (TSX: ACB), wherein Aurora has agreed to […]

A CLOSER LOOK: The right card is needed to go inside medical marijuana dispensaries – KNWA

A CLOSER LOOK: The right card is needed to go inside medical marijuana dispensaries  KNWA Ohio medical marijuana: Anxiety, autism not recommended for qualifying condition list  Cincinnati.com Committee no longer recommends marijuana to treat autism, anxiety  The Columbus Dispatch Grand Rapids leaders hear resident concerns about medical marijuana near parks  MLive.com Over 30000 Ohioans buying medical marijuana, but some […]

Grenco Science and Vapium Announce Joint Venture to Introduce Accudose

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Grenco Science, the leader in advanced technology cannabis vaporization, announces a joint venture with Vapium, the award-winning vaporization company and resident of Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS (JLABS), and investee of Canopy Growth. The companies will work together to integrate ground-breaking technologies for the medical cannabis industry […]

Vibe by California Unveils New Hype Extracts Products

SACRAMENTO – Vibe Bioscience Ltd. (CSE: VIBE) (the “Company” or “Vibe”), a vertically integrated cannabis retailer and cultivator, today unveiled the launch of the Company’s new Hype Extracts product line, including distillate vape cartridges and wax concentrates. The arrival of Hype Extracts marks the debut of Vibe’s presence in the concentrates market. “This new product […]

Tilray Inc. reports a Q2 loss of US$35.1M, up from Q1

NANAIMO, B.C. — Cannabis company Tilray Inc. reported a loss in its latest quarter as revenue soared compared with a year ago before legalization of the recreational market in Canada late last year. The B.C.-based company, which keeps its books in U.S. dollars, says it lost US$35.1 million or 36 cents per share for the quarter […]

Decoding the New and Veteran Cannabis Consumer to Increase Sales

For an industry that was born in backwoods and back rooms across the United States, it didn’t take long for cannabis to become a full-fledged, marketing-savvy retail machine. One Las Vegas dispensary boasts interactive LED floors and an in-house pizzeria; Portland is home to twice as many weed shops as liquor stores. Across the country, […]

LeafLink Closes $35 Million in Series B Funding

NEW YORK – LeafLink, the cannabis industry’s wholesale marketplace, today announced the completion of a $35M Series B round of funding. The round was led by Thrive Capital. Current investors Nosara Capital, Lerer Hippeau, Wisdom VC, and Thought Into Action Ventures also participated in the round alongside L2 Ventures. The company already processes more than […]

Kiva Sales and Service Acquires Jetty Extracts for Distribution and Sales

OAKLAND, Calif. — Kiva Sales and Service (KSS), the industry-leading sales and distribution platform offering dispensaries a complete suite of best in class brands, is partnering with Oakland-based Jetty Extracts (Jetty) to handle their distribution. The partnership is a unique combination of industry leading brands coming together signifying KSS’ high level of influence and integrity. […]

New DuraChill Recirculating Chillers from PolyScience

As the cannabis industry goes mainstream — and as the industry’s revenue surges to $16.9 billion in 2019 — extracted cannabis products are increasingly popular across a growing base of consumers. In particular, cannabinoid-infused products and edibles are proving to be important to patients — and especially profitable for manufacturers. Distilled cannabinoids — like THC […]

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Wednesday, August 14, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // ‘It’s still not legal’: Ricketts says state is working on way to distinguish hemp from marijuana (Omaha World-Herald) // Chart: Medical marijuana markets expanding at varying rates, with Oklahoma, Florida setting the pace (Marijuana Business Daily) // Hearings set on […]

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Thai Lawyer Pens Article (English) Applying Detail To Thai Medical Cannabis Licensing Issues

Poonsuwan writes……Since mid-June, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has unobtrusively been accepting applications from government and private hospitals and clinics for cannabis sales licenses. More than 200 have applied and got their licenses, mostly government hospitals.  But only a handful have started to treat patients with cannabis medication, due to an acute shortage of […]

Cannabinoids for the treatment of rheumatic diseases – where do we stand?

Cannabinoids for the treatment of rheumatic diseases – where do we stand? Abstract As medical use of cannabis is increasingly legalized worldwide, a better understanding of the medical and hazardous effects of this drug is imperative. The pain associated with rheumatic diseases is considered a prevalent indication for medicinal cannabis in various countries. Thus far, preliminary clinical trials have explored the effects of cannabis on rheumatoid arthritis, […]

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Who’s Really Buying CBD? And Why?

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Halston Puchek, Hoban Law Group PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Halston Puchek – Hoban Law Group   If you’re asking yourself who’s buying CBD products, just take a stroll to your local grocery store and mosey over to the vitamins and supplements section. […]

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Article: The Effects of Big Data and Technology on the Marijuana Industry

Let’s take a closer look at five key ways big data and technology are directly impacting the industry. Source: https://cannabiz.media/the-effects-of-big-data-and-technology-on-the-marijuana-industry/ 1. Big Data Streamlines the Marijuana Regulatory Process and Helps Close the Scientific Research Gap One of the biggest challenges in the medical marijuana market is the inability to conduct clinical research on the efficacy […]

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Clio & High Times partner to launch cannabis marketing awards

Here’s the release and info about what the categories are and how to enter. ENTRIES ACCEPTED IN THE FOLLOWING Entries in this medium focus on advocacy for legalization and/or further education about cannabis and/or the cannabis industry. FILM/VIDEO Entries in this medium include all moving image advertising. This includes, but is not limited to television, […]

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Article: The $USD4 Billion Ticking Timebomb

Marketwatch report… As pot-stock mania gripped North America in 2018, a bidding war struck up for a relatively small marijuana-growing property in a Toronto suburb. The 9,000-square-foot facility was only capable of growing about C$12 million ($9 million) worth of pot in a year, but that didn’t seem to matter. Marijuana companies were surging in […]

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Bob Carp Cannabis Lawyer & Sector Legal & Compliance Publisher Disbarred From Massachusetts Bar

The Gloucester Daily Times reports today that ………..An attorney who lists addresses in Gloucester and has headed up a law office in Newton specializing in legal marijuana issues has been disbarred from practicing within the state. We note his linked in still says Source: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bob-carp-9207425/ And he’s still selling his books according to Amazon https://www.amazon.com/Marijuana-Business-Operations-Starting-Growing/dp/B01NH0FAWC […]

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Weedmaps Article : Can You Vape At Disneyland / World

Read the full article by Weedmaps… Disney’s Stated Rules According to Disney’s website: No. Disney is a privately owned entity so it can ban any items it chooses. Disneyland’s property rules statethat “Marijuana (including marijuana enriched products) or any illegal substance” are prohibited. This blanket rule includes any “cannabis-enriched products,” thus including vapes, edibles, as well as […]

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Article – Ford Harrison: Recent Progression in the Legalization of Marijuana has left Employers Dazed and Confused

AUTHORS Chandler Armistead Keya Denner In the last year, a record number of states have amended or enacted laws which regulate marijuana testing, accommodations, and use. Among these states, at least two states have specifically banned pre-employment testing of marijuana. Some states have also enacted provisions which protect employees from being discriminated against for obtaining […]

In-store Promotions Create Brand Loyalty

When it comes to launching any new retail product, branding, awareness, and education are essential for success. This is especially true for one of the most talked about, asked about, and misunderstood plant-based remedies in the marketplace: CBD. The good news? Retailers may stimulate product interest, create brand loyalty, and improve overall sales by hosting […]

Medicine Man Technologies to Acquire Dabble Extracts

DENVER – Medicine Man Technologies, Inc. (OTCQX: MDCL) (“Medicine Man Technologies” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company has entered into a binding term sheet to acquire Colorado-based Dabble Extracts, an award-winning cannabis concentrate company that specializes in processing medical and recreational marijuana into premium-grade extracts. Under the terms of the term sheet, the […]

NECANN Brings Multiple Northeast Cannabis Conventions to Life This Fall

NEW YORK – The largest and longest-running cannabis conference in the Northeast has scheduled several conventions this fall under the banner of the New England Cannabis Network (“NECANN”). Cannabis business professionals, growers and consumers are invited to attend any or all of these locally focused, business-to-business conventions sponsored by NECANN. Coming to New Jersey, Maine […]

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CA: DOJ Medical Cannabis

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR:  “Jordan Zoot.  “aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s“ PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT CA DOJ Medical Cannabis Rule Summary -The 16-page document from Attorney General Xavier Becerra’s office is “a good, solid first step” for enforcement, Kazan said. It spells out what is and what isn’t […]

First Time Smoking Weed: Why Didn’t I Get High?

Ever have that friend that says they just can’t get high? Maybe you were that person that couldn’t get stoned their first time. Or, if you’re like me, you got so high your first time that it is difficult to comprehend how someone can’t get high off cannabis. For anyone frustrated or confused by this […]

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3 More Lethbridge Stores Receive Cannabis Licences

The retail marijuana landscape in Lethbridge, Alta., is looking a lot greener. Three new licences have been approved for a trio of new stores within the city. One of the new locations, called The Retail Cannabis Store, held a soft opening Monday afternoon, welcoming new customers. – Read the entire article at Global News. Go […]

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Niamedic Helps Seniors Get the Relief They Want From Cannabis

For older adults suffering from pain, anxiety and other chronic conditions, cannabis can be a game-changer. But finding the right product and dosage can be a daunting process without reliable guidance beyond what dispensary staff can provide. The clinics established by Israeli/American company NiaMedic offer an intriguing model that overcomes the most common obstacles older […]

Marijuana may boost risky effects of drinking alcohol

Compared to people who only drank alcohol, those who used alcohol and marijuana simultaneously were more likely to drink heavier and more often, according to researchers. They were also more likely to experience alcohol-related problems — like impulsive actions they later regretted. Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Revelstoke RCMP raid over 3 plants is ridiculous

The recent case of a Revelstoke home that got raided by the RCMP over three cannabis plants has made BC’s cannabis laws a laughingstock across the country. It’s not only due to cannabis being legal in Canada since October 2018. But because you’re allowed to grow up to 4 plants! So how did this happen? […]

Best Glass Pipes Available Today (2019)

Most cannabis consumers have their preferred method of consumption, such as vaping, using bongs, rolling their own joints. Glass pipes … Continue Reading The post Best Glass Pipes Available Today (2019) appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Helena Miles Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Former Super League, NBA Player Jonas Lalehzadeh Debuts Luxe Cannabis Line

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. – Iranian-American international basketball player Jonas Lalehzadeh has launched a luxury cannabis line, Herbés, with the debut of the brand’s signature cannabis cigar; a two-gram, kief-dipped beauty called The Trophy. “Herbés is for people who are not easily satisfied and who want the best that life has to offer,” company founder Jonas […]

New York City Court Seals 360 Cannabis Cases

In a city where 17,000 people typically get arrested every year for cannabis, sealing 360 cases seems like a small first step. The post New York City Court Seals 360 Cannabis Cases appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Medical Marijuana, Inc. Announced as Winner of Three International Business Awards

Medical Marijuana, Inc. and Kannaway become first CBD companies to win International Stevie Awards.  Medical Marijuana, Inc. and subsidiary Kannaway were announced today as Stevie Awards winners by the International Business Awards. The 16th Annual International Business Awards, or the “International Stevie Awards”, are the world’s premier business awards, held each year to honor the […]

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // CannTrust sinks as Health Canada finds second facility non-compliant (BNN Bloomberg) // Key Congressional Chairman Sends Marijuana Email To NORML Activists (Forbes) // Legal Cannabis Mellowed Outside Lands Megafestival (Leafly) These headlines are brought to you by Curaleaf, one of […]

Luxembourg wants to become first in Europe to legalize cannabis.

Luxembourg’s health minister has confirmed that the country plans to legalize recreational marijuana and he has urged other European Union (EU) member states to relax their own marijuana laws. If the country ends prohibition, it will be the first European country to take this bold step in defiance of UN conventions on the matter. Etienne […]

CBD is Everywhere – But Where Does the FDA Stand?

CBD is “thriving” in the current regulatory environment, but is it doing so illegally? As former U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb opined last  week, “the CBD craze is getting out of hand. The FDA needs to act.”  Since the passage of the Farm Bill in December of 2018, there has been […]

Illinois’ Medical Marijuana Program Is Now Permanent, Expanded – NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

Illinois’ Medical Marijuana Program Is Now Permanent, Expanded  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS New law broadens access to medical marijuana, makes state program permanent  Chicago Tribune Illinois medical marijuana program permanent, new conditions added  Chicago Sun-Times New law expands use of medical marijuana | State News  Danville Commercial News Gov. Pritzker signs bill making state’s medical marijuana program permanent  KWQC-TV6 […]

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Spark, “Introducing the New Platform to Connect Cannabis with Capital”

Pacific Growth Capital is excited to launch Spark, our new, free online platform created to connect Accredited Investors with early stage cannabis and hemp/CBD companies seeking growth capital. Spark provides a seamless, secure online environment for Accredited Investors to connect directly with cannabis companies who are raising funds—all at absolutely no cost to either the companies or potential investors. Our mission […]

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Nantucket First Cannabis Retail Store Opens

Here at CLR we believe Melville’s Moby Dick to be the great novel of the 19th century and that the search for sensible regulated cannabis nationwide seems in part to reflect Ahab’s endless search for the White Whale. It’s always easy to find an appropriate quote in a large 19th century masterwork this one seems […]

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Green Growth CPA’s Latest CA Licensing Update

Still pretty slow in the cannabis licensing world, but here are some pieces to keep your eye on: La Mesa: The City Council proposed a draft ordinance to allow recreational cannabis businesses to operate in the city’s jurisdiction.  (View draft in the FULL Update) Corning: The Corning City Council is reaching a final reading of their cannabis […]

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Alert: The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) looks forward to hearing your innovative solutions regarding mitigation and phase-in strategies for Quality Assurance Testing and Product Requirements (QA)

The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) looks forward to hearing your innovative solutions regarding mitigation and phase-in strategies for Quality Assurance Testing and Product Requirements (QA). We look forward to seeing you on August 22, 2019, from 1:00 until 4:00 p.m. at our Headquarters Boardroom, located at 1025 Union Avenue SE, in downtown […]

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California Has A Serious Problem With Black Market Cannabis – In Riverside There’s A New Sheriff In Town

There are those that aren’t keen on heavy handed enforcement in CA but this article, “Legalizing Marijuana Has Created a Black Market Plaguing Riverside County” illustrates the issues starkly as the California Globe writes, “Transnational crime organizations growing pot counties, and in residential neighborhoods” Here’s the article   There is a new sheriff in Riverside […]

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What Is CBD, How Do I Take It, And Where Can I Get It?

Cannabidiol (CBD), a compound produced by the cannabis plant, is quickly growing in popularity and headed toward mainstream acceptance. CBD oil is finding its way into a variety of products, from tinctures and drops to CBD-infused edibles and CBD balms, as well as a wide range of cosmetics. CBD oil is even becoming popular among […]

DNA Genetics Expanding Its Library of Best-In-Class Cultivars

LOS ANGELES – OG DNA Genetics (“DNA Genetics” or the “Company”), a globally recognized leading cannabis brand, announced today that it has officially acquired Crockett Family Farms and the rights to their brand and entire line-up of award-winning cannabis genetics. DNA’s acquisition of Crockett Family Farms represents a joining of premier California cannabis genetics brands […]

United Cannabis Corporation to Distribute Prana to the Cayman Islands

DENVER – United Cannabis Corporation (OTC: CNAB) (the “Company” or “United Cannabis”) today announced that it has initiated distribution in the Cayman Islands for its patented Prana Hemp products as well as hemp-derived extracts. In November 2016, Cayman Islands Governor Helen Kilpatrick approved changes to the Island’s Misuse of Drugs Law, allowing for the “use […]

Gov. Pritzker signs bill making state’s medical marijuana program permanent – KWQC-TV6

Gov. Pritzker signs bill making state’s medical marijuana program permanent  KWQC-TV6 New law broadens access to medical marijuana, makes state program permanent  Chicago Tribune Illinois medical marijuana program permanent, new conditions added  Chicago Sun-Times New law expands use of medical marijuana | State News  Danville Commercial News ‘Ashley’s Law’ allows medical marijuana programs to expand  MyStateline.com View full coverage on […]

2nd CannTrust facility rated non-compliant by Health Canada

TORONTO — Cannabis company CannTrust Holdings Inc. says its manufacturing facility in Vaughan, Ont., has been rated non-compliant by Health Canada. Health Canada report on CannTrust Facility The company says it was notified by Health Canada on Friday and added that remedial actions were underway for CannTrust facility. The decision by the regulator was based […]

CannTrust Provides Interim Update

VAUGHAN, ON, Aug. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – CannTrust Holdings Inc. (“CannTrust” or the “Company”, TSX: TRST, NYSE: CTST) provided an interim update concerning certain recent developments affecting the Company. The post CannTrust Provides Interim Update appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks. Go to Source Author: CNW Group Puffin’ […]

Progress for the Cannabis Industry on Banking?

Although the cannabis industry is experiencing unprecedented growth, there still are obstacles preventing the it from reaching its true economic potential. One of the largest issues weighing on the cannabis industry is banking. Cannabis businesses cannot work with banks, meaning they typically cannot accept credit cards and are forced to house cash and marijuana under […]

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Why Pro Athletes Are Entering the Cannabis Game

Pro athletes are routinely retiring from the field and then entering the cannabis industry. It’s a winning move in more ways than one. This year, NFL Hall of Famer Joe Montana made news by investing in Caliva, a large California weed operator. He’s not the only sports name to appear on the cannabis radar. The […]

Outside Lands Fest First-Ever to Allow Cannabis Vendors, Consumption

SAN FRANCISCO – The 12th annual Outside Lands, San Francisco’s largest summer music fest, took place this past weekend and made history by being the first public event in California approved for cannabis vendor sales and public consumption. Approval came last Wednesday from the city’s Office of Cannabis, only two days before the three-day event […]

Vaping and cannabis use in teens – New Research

MONTREAL — Teens and young adults who use vaping (electronic cigarettes) are significantly more likely to use cannabis as well, according to a new study co-authored by a Canadian researcher. Pediatrician Nicholas Chadi’s analysis Chadi’s analysis of previous research, published in JAMA Pediatrics, found that the likelihood of marijuana use was three to four times […]

Cannabis Business Moving Faster Than Regulation, Fine Results

BOSTON – Leading U.S.-based cannabis company Curaleaf Inc. was fined $250,000 by Massachusetts regulatory officials for change of ownership without approval of the state, which violates Massachusetts’ cannabis industry regulations. The issue at question came during negotiations between Curaleaf and the state’s Cannabis Control Commission, when officials were informed of a pending merger between the […]

How the Dutch Spread Cannabis Across the World

The Netherlands in the ’60s was a hotbed for cannabis activism, leading to the formation of seed banks—places to store and share cannabis genetics. Read how this small country played a big part in the history of cannabis. The post How the Dutch Spread Cannabis Across the World appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source […]

The Point of Sale Is Your Point of Success

In Touchpoint #6 of the Customer Journey series, we welcomed you to the heart of the shopping experience—The Showroom. This is the confluence of your store’s design and the height of retail excitement. In order to maintain this positive energy and shopping high, it is critical to pay special attention to every detail of Touchpoint […]

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Benchmark Botanics Receives Cannabis Sales Licence From Health Canada

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – August 12, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Benchmark Botanics Inc.’s 100-per-cent-owned subsidiary, Potanicals Green Growers Inc., has received a sales licence from Health Canada, effective July 26, 2019. The licence allows Benchmark to supply and sell finished cannabis products to provincial governments throughout Canada and through Canada’s distribution and retail supply chain. Benchmark […]

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El Gallo Labs Takes Two First Place Cups at WeedCon West 2019

Best CBD Infused Oil and Best Indica Vape for The Little Chicken LOS ANGELES – August 12, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – California Cannabis Entrepreneurs, El Gallo Labs, took home two First Place Awards for its premium THC and CBD products at the 2019 WeedCon Cup. The event took place at the Southern California’s premier B2B cannabis education […]

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Heady Vermont Launches New England Cannabis Guide and Digital Media Platform

Woman-run cannabis media and events company looks to boost cannabis tourism in the region BURLINGTON, Vt. – August 12, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Heady Vermont is proud to announce the launch of its first print publication, The New England Cannabis Guide. This full-color, high quality print magazine, and its associated digital media platform Heady New England, showcases […]

New Jersey Marijuana Laws

Updated August 2019 The state of New Jersey has been in the middle of a push toward major cannabis reform and has recently expanded its medical marijuana laws in an effort to serve more patients. Lawmakers, including New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, are working toward introducing legislation to legalize, or at least decriminalize, adult use […]

CBD for Opiate Withdrawal: How Much Can It Help?

Cannabis researchers have been really busy in the last couple of years, working on several crucial studies. Those researching CBD … Continue Reading The post CBD for Opiate Withdrawal: How Much Can It Help? appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Marco Medic Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Bernie Sanders wants to legalize weed by executive order

With election campaigns in the United States in full swing, voters interested in the legalization of cannabis at the federal … Continue Reading The post Bernie Sanders wants to legalize weed by executive order appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Greencamp News Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Alabama medical marijuana commission to hold first meeting – Montgomery Advertiser

Alabama medical marijuana commission to hold first meeting  Montgomery Advertiser Illinois medical marijuana program permanent, new conditions added  Chicago Sun-Times New law broadens access to medical marijuana, makes state program permanent  Chicago Tribune Medical Marijuana, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Filing Date and Schedules Investor Conference Call for August 15, 2019  GlobeNewswire View full coverage on Google News Go to […]

Organigram’s new cannabis drink mix

Cannabis‘ edible sector is going to big, 2.7 billion dollars big. Beverages are projected to consume a significant portion of that economic influx, which one company has created a solution (cannabis dissolvable drink mix) to catch in their corporate cup. How Organigram’s new drink mix kicks in within minutes, not hours? Unfortunately, one problem has […]

Cannabis NB Blamed its $2M First Quarter Loss on the Illicit Market

Progressive Conservative Premier Blaine Higgs flirted with privatizing adult-use retail in the province, scaling down Cannabis NB, or bringing in third-party experts to run the Crown company. The post Cannabis NB Blamed its $2M First Quarter Loss on the Illicit Market appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Jesse B. Staniforth Puffin’ On Some […]

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Is CBD a good solution for PTSD?

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, 3.6% of American adults experience some form of PTSD each year. According to the statistics, women are three times more affected by Post Traumatic Stress Disorder than men. PTSD is something that affects the lives of many people negatively. Most common among veterans in the battlefield and […]

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New Mexico prepares to overhaul medical marijuana market

A hearing officer has endorsed key provisions of a plan designed to shore up cannabis supplies to New Mexico’s medical marijuana program without flooding the expanding market, according to recommendations released on Friday. State Health Department Secretary Kathyleen Kunkel now has the final say on whether to limit medical cannabis cultivation to 1,750 mature plants […]

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Here’s How Cannabinoids Quell Anxiety

Anxiety, like marijuana, comes with a certain stigma, but with the increasing impact of anxiety disorders on family life and the economy, it’s no wonder everyone seems to be looking for a salve. Continue reading Here’s How Cannabinoids Quell Anxiety at The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: Alana Armstrong Puffin’ On Some Good New?! […]

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CCAs CREATE PROFITS

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR:  “Jordan Zoot.  “aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s“ PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT CCAs CREATE PROFITS On August 6th we published an article that illustrated the savings for consumers and additional profits for cultivators that could be produced through the use of a properly organized Cannabis […]

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Lighting Up Florida Medical Marijuana People: The Crusaders, Part 8

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Heather Allman PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT   Lighting Up Florida Medical Marijuana People: The Crusaders, Part 8   May 2019 finally brought “Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries announcing their intentions to introduce legislation in Congress […]

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Law.com – Article: In-House Cannabis Lawyers Should Help Shape Company Advertising Policies

Here’s the introduction to the piece Cannabis advertising alone is a regulatory concern, and in-house counsel should play a role in their company’s advertising policies to avoid hefty fines and other consequences, according to in-house and law firm lawyers who practice in the growing cannabis industry. “It’s a heavily regulated industry, and advertising is one of the […]

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Greenfield MC will launch a joint-venture business with US-listed company EPHS to cultivate medicinal cannabis in Australia

Sydney startup Greenfield MC will launch a joint-venture business with US-listed company EPHS to cultivate medicinal cannabis in Australia, with Queensland’s Sunshine Coast a frontrunner for the operation. EPHS has tipped the Australian cannabis industry to become the “envy of the global market” and gateway to the burgeoning Asian market due to high agricultural industry […]

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Exponential Rise In Cannabis Investment Since 2013

Data provider Pitchbook put together this simple graph that illustrates very clearly the upward swing in USA cannabis investment. VC investors have poured $1.6 billion into cannabis startups as of July, up from $1.2 billion for all of last year. In 2013, that number was only $16 million. Those watching the market expect that number […]

Breaking News

More On KPMG’s Withdrawal of Report On Canntrust

CannTrust said KPMG’s decision was prompted by the Ontario producer’s caution against a reliance on its financial statements for the two periods, as well as recent information CannTrust shared with the auditor that led to senior leadership changes. “KPMG was not aware of the information recently shared by the Company when it issued the KPMG […]

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Infographic: Health Pros and Cons of Cannabis

Great infographic with accompanying explanatory text by US based Loud Cloud Health. Well worth a read They write, “To clarify all these questions, take a look at our cool and easy to understand infographic. Here’s what all of us should know about weed” The Top Health Pros and Cons of Smoking Weed In order to present […]

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Aussies Riding High Says Green Fund

This week there were several Australian cannabis companies making waves in the market, with multiple players—including Elixinol Global, CropLogic and Impression Healthcare—entering into lucrative supply agreements.   The Althea Group also saw its product uptake climb to 1,523 patients, while MGC Pharmaceuticals completed beta testing on its nutraceutical product line. Interested in learning more? Then read on […]

Cleaning my bong, I may have just invented a new move

I have a multi-percolator bong and when I try to clean it I can never reach certain chambers. I’ve tried buying cleaning solutions but it never gets everything. Yesterday I wanted to use an old bong but it was sitting in a closet for a year and had clogged with resin, the whole thing was […]

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Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Florida

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“2018 Farm Bill”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp. The 2018 Farm Bill gives the US Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) regulatory authority over hemp […]

What is Closed-Loop Extraction?

Whether or not you’ve heard of closed-loop extraction, you’ve definitely heard of the concentrates that it creates, such as wax, shatter, and live resin. However, hydrocarbon extraction is a little bit like the internet; most people may have a good idea of what it is without having a great idea of how it works. Luckily, […]

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Supply issues lead to declining sales in Uruguay’s recreational cannabis market

10,560 registered customers could effectively buy at least once in January, that number decreased to 6,034 in June, just a fraction of the 35,000-plus registered customers. According to the regulatory agency’s report, “registered customers are facing difficulties to effectively buy.” Read the full report Report: Supply issues lead to declining sales in Uruguay’s recreational cannabis […]

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Australian Conservative Politician, Barnaby Joyce says,“If you want to pull a few cones knock yourself out, god knows I did when I was at uni. But that does not mean for one second that there is some grand elixir”

If  you follow Australian politics you’ll not be surprised by his outburst. Australian National party politican Barnaby Joyce fired up at a screening of a medical cannabis documentary this week, admitting that he pulled “a few cones” in his uni days, but refusing to back the drug for cancer patients. While medical cannabis was legalised in […]

Oklahoma’s young marijuana industry’s growth exceeds expectations – Oklahoman.com

Oklahoma’s young marijuana industry’s growth exceeds expectations  Oklahoman.com Want to Get a Medical Marijuana Card? Here’s What You Need to Know  Yahoo Finance Marijuana gives hope — even if science is still catching up  American Press Missouri’s ‘green rush’ is on. These St. Louisans are applying to sell medical pot  St. Louis Post-Dispatch View full coverage on Google News […]

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Initiative to legalize medical marijuana in Idaho clears

Idaho News 2 reports on the very beginning in the state……Proponents of a new medical marijuana initiative in Idaho have been cleared to begin collecting signatures. Idaho Secretary of State Lawerence Denney announced Friday that proponents of a new initiative were cleared to begin collecting petition signatures. The measure has to collect 55,067 signatures from […]

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Trinidad & Tobago At­tor­ney Gen­er­al Faris Al-Rawi Wants Cannabis Decriminalization By End September

The Trinidad & Tobago Guardian reports…. “The glob­al le­gal cannabis mar­ket con­tin­ues to ex­pand, and the Caribbean is just start­ing to gain se­ri­ous mo­men­tum”. So said Dou­glas Gor­don the founder of CanEx Ja­maica Busi­ness Con­fer­ence and Ex­po. And as the Caribbean sets it­self to be­come the next big cannabis mar­ket­place, T&T seems to be hop­ing to […]

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$7M pours into university doing Ohio’s 1st hemp research

Central State University announced Thursday it’s received $7.1 million in contributions toward current initiatives, including its new hemp research program. The sum includes a single record-setting private donation of $2 million from philanthropist Frank Murphy. More at: https://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/education/article/7M-pours-into-university-doing-Ohio-s-1st-hemp-14295046.php Go to Source Author: Sean Hocking Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Canopy Growth Buys Out Cannabis Research Joint Venture

The acquisition streak in the marijuana industry just got a bit longer. Canadian producer Canopy Growth (NYSE: CGC) announced it has reached a deal to fully acquire a research joint venture it co-founded in 2018. That business is Beckley Canopy Therapeutics, described by Canopy Growth as an entity designed “to research and develop clinically validated […]

CannTrust shares swing wildly after auditor pulls endorsement of 2018 numbers

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Shares in CannTrust Holdings Inc. experienced a wild ride Friday, roaring back from early morning losses to close up more than 40 per cent. The beleaguered pot producer’s stock started the day lower after it announced an independent outside auditor had withdrawn its endorsement of the company’s 2018 financial statements, the latest fallout from recent revelations […]

CannTrust’s auditor no longer endorses 2018 financial statement amid controversy

VAUGHAN, Ont. — CannTrust Holdings Inc. says its independent outside auditor has withdrawn its endorsement of the 2018 financial statements, the latest fallout from recent revelations about illicit grow rooms at the Ontario-based cannabis company. The Ontario Securities Commission and RCMP confirmed last week they are investigating issues around unlicensed growing at CannTrust‘s greenhouse. That follows a Health Canada […]

The History of Medical Marijuana

Most ancient cultures have realized and documented cannabis’ therapeutic applications, allowing us to trace a 6,000-year-old history of medical marijuana. … Continue Reading The post The History of Medical Marijuana appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Helena Miles Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Who’s Turning Cannabis into a GMO?

Supply shortages, quality issues, and opaque production practices are all areas in desperate need of improvement in Canada’s cannabis industry, and some see turning cannabis into a GMO as the answer to these problems. More than a few conglomerate Licensed Producers (LPs) have assured us they are capable of fulfilling our national demand which apparently […]

Texas Medical Marijuana Muddle

Once the state with the harshest cannabis laws in the United States, Texas recently expanded the list of qualifying conditions … Continue Reading The post Texas Medical Marijuana Muddle appeared first on Greencamp. Go to Source Author: Greencamp News Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis-based medicines for chronic pain management: current and future prospects

Cannabis-based medicines for chronic pain management: current and future prospects Abstract PURPOSE OF REVIEW: The medicinal use of cannabis has recently become the focus of much medical, as well as political, attention. This reality of growing use but limited evidence creates unique dilemmas for the prescribing clinician. The purpose of this review is to explore current evidence and […]

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Frost Todd Brown: The latest hemp laws state-by-state: July 2019

By: Hemp Industry Team One state established a hemp growth program, one governor vetoed legislation expanding his state’s hemp program, and agencies in five states announced hemp policies or regulations. One county prosecutor announced CBD is illegal in his state. One city passed a one-year moratorium on new CBD businesses. Below is a review of […]