Medical cannabis – the Canadian perspective

Medical cannabis – the Canadian perspective Abstract Cannabis has been widely used as a medicinal agent in Eastern medicine with earliest evidence in ancient Chinese practice dating back to 2700 BC. Over time, the use of medical cannabis has been increasingly adopted by Western medicine and is thus a rapidly emerging field that all pain physicians need to […]

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Israel To Allow Medical Cannabis Prescriptions For Some Conditions

The Jerusalem Post writes.. Patients with certain medical conditions will be permitted to receive medical cannabis by prescription rather than requiring Health Ministry permission, Deputy Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman announced on Thursday evening. “I have decided to adopt the position of Ministry of Health professionals to permit a prescription instead of a license for certain […]

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Humbolt Updates Cannabis Rules & Ordinances

Redheaded Blackbelt blog reports ( also please see the comments section at  https://kymkemp.com/2019/05/18/humboldt-cannabis-ordinances-went-before-the-coastal-commission-and-so-did-surfriders-push-to-move-101-safety-corridor-hearing/ for further clarification.   Because the Humboldt County Commercial Cannabis ordinance Section 314-43.2.6 reads, “The commercial cultivation of cannabis is a highly regulated specialty crop and the cultivation and processing of that specialty crop shall not be allowed as a principal permitted […]

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CO: SB 19-013 Intends To Let Doctors Prescribe Medical Cannabis Instead Of Painkillers

Nine News reports…….Gov. Jared Polis (D-Colorado) is reviewing a Senate bill focused on fighting the opioid epidemic that would allow doctors to recommend medical marijuana in many of the same situations where they could prescribe opioids. Sponsors of Senate Bill 19-013 said this option could help doctors avoid prescribing addictive painkillers for things like chronic pain, […]

New Denver program can make old marijuana conviction disappear

After Dane Jordan was convicted of illegally growing marijuana 13 years ago, he gave up his dream of becoming a psychologist. After all, medical boards don’t readily hand out Ph.D.s to convicted felons. He couldn’t rent certain apartments. He didn’t even bother applying to most jobs. Jordan’s life was altered irrevocably by his decision to […]

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20-year-old B.C. Woman Acquires Cannabis Shop Licence

Amidst the griping and gnashing of teeth that is the red tape of the legal cannabis industry in B.C., a young entrepreneur in a small town seems to be bucking the trend. Julia Middlebrook was granted a province of B.C. recreational cannabis sale licence on April 30, the 22nd licence of its kind to be […]

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Cannabis Meds: ‘I Risk Criminal Record to Help My Child’

Anthony Clarry has had to get used to breaking the law. Once a month he smuggles two cannabis-based medicines into the UK for his five-year-old daughter Indie-Rose, who has a rare form of severe epilepsy. Speaking minutes after clearing customs at Stansted Airport, he told the BBC: “Every time I come back from the Netherlands […]

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Firefly 2 Review: Fastest Heating Vaporizer You Can Find

Introduction Probably the fastest heating vaporizer on the market, Firefly 2 is one of the most cutting-edge devices—but also one of the most expensive portable vaporizers you can come across. Firefly Vapor company released the original Firefly in 2012, and stole the spotlight of the vaping world right away. In 2016, they released a new […]

Medical Cannabis Use in Glioma Patients Treated at a Comprehensive Cancer Center in Florida

Medical Cannabis Use in Glioma Patients Treated at a Comprehensive Cancer Center in Florida Abstract Background: Glioma is a devastating primary tumor of the central nervous system with difficult-to-manage symptoms. Cannabis products have been postulated to potentially benefit glioma patients. Recent state legalization allowed investigators an opportunity to study glioma patients’ adoption of medical marijuana (MM). Objective: Our goals were to: (1) […]

10 Tips for First-Time Cannabis Tourists

It probably hasn’t escaped your attention that Canada recently legalised cannabis in its entirety. In fact, there’s a good chance you’ve set your sights on an eye-opening trip sometime soon. If not Canada, you’re almost certainly one of millions planning a cannabis vacation for 2019. All over the world, legalisation is transforming the appeal of […]

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Delaware Legislators Re-Introduce Adult Use Cannabis Bill

But that is the story of US regulated cannabis so far. Ganjapreneur add Delaware lawmakers have introduced recreational cannabis legislation nearly one year after the House rejected a different legalization proposal, Delaware State News reports. The new bill does not include home-grow provisions, as its predecessor did, but contains much of the same language. The measure would […]

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Another US Hemp Roundtable Update

This week, the Texas State Senate UNANIMOUSLY passed House Bill 1325, based on the Roundtable’s Model State Act.  The bill would launch a hemp growth program – making Texas the 44th State in the USA — and provide belt-and-suspenders protection for hemp products like CBD, with labeling and retailer registration requirements. The House is expected to concur […]

Automating Fertigation Saves Time and Money

If you haven’t already, it’s time to integrate an automated fertigation system into your operation. Whether you’re a hydroponic grower or using an irrigation system to hydrate crops, an automated fertigation system will simplify nutrient delivery and give you peace of mind. No matter what size operation you manage, the goal is to lower operating […]

48North Signs Supply Agreement with AGLC for Outdoor-Grown Cannabis

TORONTO, May 15, 2019 /CNW/ – 48North Cannabis Corp. (“48North” or the “Company”) (TSXV:NRTH) announced today that it has signed a supply agreement with Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis (“AGLC”), Alberta’s wholesaler of recreational cannabis. 48North’s supply agreement with AGLC was signed on May 15, 2019, and pertains to calendar year 2019. Under the supply agreement, […]

3 Email Management Tips (and Apps That Can Help)

Inbox dread. It’s real. And it’ll eat away at your productivity if you let it. Here are three tried-and-true techniques to get a handle on an overflowing email account. CC ya later. If you seem to be cc’d on every communication in the company, it’s time to set boundaries. Make sure your employees and colleagues […]

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Politicians in New York introduced another legalization bill

The cannabis legalization efforts seem to be ramping up as the State legislators introduce a new all-encompassing legalization bill. New York’s cannabis legalization efforts have been a real roller coaster of emotions and decisions so far, and they’re not even close to legalizing it. Just in the past six months, the governor announced that New […]

Biden Pledges Tepid Support for Cannabis Half-Measure

The career-long drug warrior dips his toe into decriminalization while the rest of America dives into full legalization. Catch up, Joe. The post Biden Pledges Tepid Support for Cannabis Half-Measure appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Bruce Barcott Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Canndescent Expands to Nevada

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., May 16, 2019 — Canndescent, California’s best selling brand of ultra-premium cannabis flower, announced today that it has started to sell its popular cannabis oil concentrate products in Nevada. Canndescent’s Stylus rechargeable vape pen and ultra-premium oil cartridges are now available in the state, with the Ready-to-Use disposable versions coming soon. The […]

Plan to Bring Cannabis Cafes to Massachusetts Moves Forward

State marijuana regulators have approved of a plan to slowly roll out cannabis cafes, where adults could consume in a social setting and at certain outdoor events. The post Plan to Bring Cannabis Cafes to Massachusetts Moves Forward appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

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What Does CBD Feel Like: Benefits And Side Effects

The experience of getting high from a joint, bong, or edible is the stuff of legend, and everyone knows someone (or knows someone who knows someone) who’s ridden the THC train at least once. But what does CBD feel like? CBD products are new enough that the average Joe or Jane on the street hasn’t […]

Floraplex CEO Alec Riffle Talks Terpene Blends, Brewing, and More

We sat down with Floraplex CEO Alec Riffle to discuss how his team develops their flavorful terpene blends, what sort of trends they are seeing in the industry, and what the future holds. The post Floraplex CEO Alec Riffle Talks Terpene Blends, Brewing, and More appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff […]

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Friday, May 17, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Friday, May 17, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Massachusetts is moving forward with marijuana cafes. Here’s what they would look like. (Boston.com // Massachusetts marijuana regulators scrutinizing proposed acquisitions (Mass Live) // Booker Bill Would Protect Students With Drug Convictions From Losing Federal College Aid (Marijuana Moment) These […]

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Get Hands-On With Cannabis in These Weedy Workshops

Vancouver cannabis hub Blyssful Alchemy hosts educational seminars for curious consumers. When you enter Blyssful Alchemy—Siobhan McCarthy’s Vancouver studio—a pot of cannabis infused chai tea simmers on the stove, cloves and anise bobbing on the surface. The whole place is rich with spicy, warm aromas. Along the wall, shelves are brimming with herbs, essential oils, […]

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How to Bake With CBD

Your cookies, brownies and cakes can benefit from cannabidiol. Here’s how to do it at home. Thanks to the legalization of cannabidiol, also known as CBD, in all 50 states, edibles have taken on new meaning. CBD products have been finding their way onto menus at bars and eateries across the country, but many health […]

Products by SeC’s popping East Van Pop-Up Party

Products by SEC is fast becoming one of Canada’s most popular edibles makers and it’s not hard to see why. If you have a look at their edibles, it will really make you believe in the magic of gummy art as some live up to (or may even exceed) the beauty of even that famous […]

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Survey Says US Bankers Want Access To Cannabis Industry – 89% In The West Want Change

The Sacramento Bee reports……The survey found that 82 percent of surveyed bank executives support Congress passing a law allowing financial institutions to do business with cannabis companies, a practice that is restricted because marijuana is considered an illegal narcotic at the federal level. Without access to banks, many cannabis companies, including growers and retailers, face a […]

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Industry Trembles After FDA Cracks The Whip

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: By Steve Schain, Senior Attorney at Hoban Law Group PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT     Powered by a $6.1 billion annual budget and prosecutorial alliance with the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”), last month the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) simultaneously charged […]

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Uganda: The Politicians May Not Have Finalised Writing The Legislation But It Doesn’t Mean They Aren’t Preparing For A Regulated Cannabis Sector

The Uganda Daily Monitor reports …. As Cabinet debates the health and financial merits of marijuana, it has emerged that Uganda has been importing tonnes of fertilised weed seeds and potting soils, worth billions of shillings.  At least five containers of potting soils (150 tonnes) and cannabis seeds (2,000kgs) entered the country last year from various […]

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CBD Gummies: DIY Recipe, Dosing Tips and More

In case you haven’t heard, cannabidiol, or CBD, is more popular than ever. Reported to help with all kinds of conditions, like nausea, anxiety, mood, relief from seizures, and a decrease in pain and inflammation, CBD is being included in more and more homes. From the medicine cabinet to the kitchen cupboards, CBD is being […]

Prescriptions to become available for some medical conditions

Israel is a leader in the use of cannabis for medical purposes, and this step is another stage in making it easier for patients Health Minister Yaakov Litzman announced on Thursday evening that medical cannabis will be available by prescription rather than with Health Ministry permission for certain medical conditions. Patients with certain medical conditions […]

Where the UK Political Parties stand on Cannabis Legalization

Cannabis is a hot political topic in many countries around the world. Even in the UK, where Brexit has been dominating the headlines, medical cannabis has been recently legalised – even if it is costing patients £40,000 a year and is only available privately as it’s not being prescribed by ignorant NHS doctors.With that is mind, we decided […]

Patient Counseling Guidelines for the Use of Cannabis for the Treatment of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea/Vomiting and Chronic Pain

Patient Counseling Guidelines for the Use of Cannabis for the Treatment of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea/Vomiting and Chronic Pain Abstract The use of cannabis medications has grown in recent years for the symptomatic relief of chemotherapy-induced nausea/vomiting (CINV) and chronic pain (cancer-related and non-cancer-related). As states legalize the use of cannabis, it is important for pharmacists and other health care […]

Strain Report – Dinafem – Bubba Kush CBD by GBI

CBD weed with a bit more kaboom In the past two years quite a lot of regular, THC-rich strains created by Dinafem had been put to the test by The Doc, causing nothing but sheer delight. Now he was also curious about the Spanish market leader’s CBD program and, as a start, picked something out […]

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Protecting Cannabis-Related Marks in 2019

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Joshua B. Goldberg PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT    With the growing number of states legalizing marijuana for medical and recreational use, many brands have emerged for cannabis and related goods and services. The change in legal status is not just happening on […]

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Cantonization – California – 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 Please note all articles published by Cannabis Law Report contain opinions by our external contributors and are not necessarily the views of this publication.   Cantonization – California – Cannabis – We have […]

The Week in Weed: May 17, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. Chuck Schumer and Hakeem Jeffries are reintroducing the Marijuana Freedom and Opportunity Act, which would legalize marijuana nationwide.  Don’t hold your breath waiting for this bill to pass though.  Although many Democrats have indicated their support for legalization, […]

Joe Biden Favors Decriminalizing Marijuana. That’s Not Good Enough.

Asked at a house party in New Hampshire on May 14 where Joe Biden stands on marijuana, one of his spokespeople, Andrew Bates, stated: “He supports decriminalizing marijuana and automatically expunging prior criminal records for marijuana possession, so those affected don’t have to figure out how to petition for it or pay for a lawyer. […]

New Jersey Recreational Pot Suffers Setback

TRENTON, N.J. – Legalizing recreational cannabis in New Jersey just took a major hit. State Senate President Stephen Sweeney has announced he is abandoning plans to pass a bill to legalize cannabis through the state legislature. Sweeney now intends to hand the issue off to voters who can decide the fate of legal cannabis at […]

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CANNAVAL to Educate and Empower: Agriculture Commissioner Nominee Positive T.A. Nelson Welcomes Cannabis Education and Exhibitors to the US Virgin Islands

Pot Network joins CANNAVAL as Media Partner; Munch & Co named Event Producers Three Day Event Poised to Provide Education and Support Through Seminars, Expert Speakers, Interactive Activities, High Level Networking, And Fun! ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands – May 16, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Set on the island of St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin […]

SQDC – Société québécoise du cannabis

SQDC or Société québécoise du cannabis is Quebec based provincial Crown corporation and is a subsidiary of Société des alcools du Québec.  Contact: Toll-free1 888 551-2161 Greater Montreal area 514 504-SQDC (7732) 7355, Notre-Dame St. East, Montreal (Quebec) H1N 3S7 Also read: The post SQDC – Société québécoise du cannabis appeared first on Cannabis News | […]

OCS – Ontario Cannabis Store

Ontario Cannabis Store is the wholesaler of legal cannabis in Ontario. This is currently the only store authorized to sell recreational cannabis online in Ontario. Website: https://ocs.caA Also read: The post OCS – Ontario Cannabis Store appeared first on Cannabis News | Marijuana News | Medical Cannabis News. Go to Source Author: jademaple Puffin’ On […]

Concentrates: The Hottest Product Category in Cannabis (Infographic)

Cannabis consumers, particularly in adult-use markets, are gravitating toward this stronger, discreet, portable product category. Within the category, nearly 60 percent of concentrate spending in 2018 came from prefilled vaporizers. Enjoy this sampling of key insights from BDS Analytics created exclusively for mg (this infographic appeared in the February, 2019 issue), including sales forecasts, market […]

Oregon Wants to Become America’s Source for Cannabis

Facing a cannabis surplus that has fueled illegal sales and caused prices to crater, Oregon lawmakers are moving forward with a first-of-its-kind bill that just cleared a crucial vote. The post Oregon Wants to Become America’s Source for Cannabis appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Johnny Green Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

Vessel Vaporizer

Vented, high-performance air intake, multipurpose LED indicator, smart power management, three power settings, overuse protection, and auto-shutdown make Vessel a design-forward device for oils. VesselBrand.com   Here are 5 additional vaporizers you’ll want to check out: Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Mama Says: Advice from Cannabis Influencer The Mommy Jane

Jessica Gonzalez, aka The Mommy Jane, is a self-described “walking cannabis success story.” Now she’s helping her audience of more than 14,000 followers on Instagram (@TheMommyJane) become their best selves. “I’ve lost over 100 pounds by trading in my wine and prescription pills for cannabis.” -The Mommy Jane How has cannabis helped you? I’ve completely […]

Northeast Legalization Notebook: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

While Western states tweak their marijuana legalization programs, Northeast states face a quagmire with legislatures reluctant to move in a sensible direction regarding recreational cannabis. Massachusetts has set the trend for tax and regulation and Maine is finally following their neighbor’s lead with plans for commercial sales soon. Here’s what’s happening in the five other […]

Edibles Unlikely to Launch in Canadian Market Until 2020

The Canadian government is set to legalize edibles by Oct. 17 but don’t expect an automatic unveiling on store shelves the next day. The post Edibles Unlikely to Launch in Canadian Market Until 2020 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Jesse B. Staniforth Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

These Companies Want to Make CBD More Affordable for Veterans

If you want to help support active duty soldiers, low-income recipients, senior citizens, veterans, disability recipients, and/or a charity or two, consider placing your CBD order with these sites. The post These Companies Want to Make CBD More Affordable for Veterans appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Alaina Dorsey Puffin’ On Some Good […]

Learning About the Newest Cannabinoid On the Block – THCV

Throughout much of history, cannabis has been viewed as a miracle plant thanks to its healing potential and mind or mood altering effects. Now science is getting heavily involved as researchers work to unlock the secrets of cannabis and understand its full potential. Scientific studies are still essentially in their infancy, but so far have […]

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Thursday, May 16, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Thursday, May 16, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // New Jersey Voters to Decide Cannabis Legalization Next Year (Leafly (AP)) // Oregon Senate Votes To Legalize Interstate Marijuana Imports And Exports (Marijuana Moment) // Opportunity Zone Tax Breaks for Weed Businesses? Mnuchin Says No (Bloomberg Tax) Today’s headlines are […]

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Two sides of the story about cannabis genetics

When we talk about cannabis genetics, a lot of people think about the potency of the plant. But what about you? Do you have the right genes for smoking cannabis? Cannabis genetics is something that’s been heavily worked and experimented on in the past three decades. It is very rare that we get to see […]

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Quebec Backpedals on Plan to Ban Public Cannabis Smoking

Province still raising age of consumption from 18 to 21 with Bill 2. The Quebec government is backing away from its plan to ban cannabis users from lighting up in parks and other public spaces, Radio-Canada has learned. Premier François Legault originally vowed to tighten restrictions on cannabis sales and consumption, making the proposed changes […]

Ukrainian parliament backs medical cannabis

“the Bill on the Right to Life” is designed to give patients access to cannabinoids The Ukrainian parliament’s committee on human rights, national minorities and interethnic relations has decided to register a draft law on the legalization of the medical use of cannabis; the bill was proposed by non-governmental organizations (NGOs). The decision was taken […]

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NACB Publish National Standards : Lab Testing and Product Integrity

Also See Standards For the following Back To Overview ARTICLE 2. PACKAGING AND LABELING ARTICLE 3. ADVERTISING ARTICLE 4. LAB TESTING AND PRODUCT INTEGRITY Definitions 4.01. Potency Variance 4.02. Laboratory Independence 4.03. Laboratory Accreditation 4.04. Contaminant Testing and Claims 4.05. Sampling Integrity 4.06. Effective Date NACB NATIONAL STANDARDS Lab Testing.Product Integrity Go to Source Author: […]

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US Hemp Roundtable Update

GREAT NEWS FROM OKLAHOMA – Yesterday, Governor Kevin Stitt signed Senate Bill 238into law.  It takes legal effect on November 1.  The bill contains strong language – directly from the Roundtable’s Model State Act – that explicitly authorizes the sale of hemp-derived CBD at retail:   Retail sales of industrial hemp and hemp products may be conducted […]

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“United Australia- A National Push for Medicinal Cannabis”

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHORS: Samantha Henderson & Yoni Ungar  of  Tisher Liner FC Law PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Samantha Henderson   Yoni Ungar   In recent years, there has been a colossal national push by both the Australian public and the medical industry for the Australian […]

U.K’s PRODUCT EARTH EXPO PARTNERS WITH THE EMERALD CUP

Emerald Triangle, Northern California / Warwickshire, United Kingdom – May 15, 2019 – Today, annual cannabis/hemp lifestyle and trade events, Product Earth Expo-Fest (UK) and The Emerald Cup (USA) announced a new strategic alliance between the two festivals connecting the UK to some of the finest brands from the Emerald Triangle. The partnership kicks-off August 23-25 […]

TORONTO WOLFPACK PARTNERS WITH INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS AND ORGANIC FLOWER TO RELEASE CBD-INFUSED TOPICAL CREAM ‘RUGBY STRENGTH’

Anyone who experiences pain, soreness or physical discomfort can use Rugby Strength Toronto Wolfpack RLFC (“Toronto Wolfpack”) is set to become the first professional sporting team to enter the thriving CBD-infused products marketplace. Toronto Wolfpack and its 100% owned subsidiary HowlBrands Inc. have entered into a definitive agreement with ICC International Cannabis Corp. (CSE: WRLD.U)(FWB:8K51)(OTC: […]

What are CBD Drinks?

The ever-increasing popularity of CBD has spread far and wide. Long gone are the days when CBD was only found in the form of a tincture. Today, CBD is added to practically everything. CBD drinks are quickly becoming a go-to method of consumption for countless individuals who find benefit in the non-psychoactive cannabinoid. Not only […]

The Cannabis Conjuror – Lets talk about pots! by JB Haze

Growing fine plants is something requiring patience and calm. Good results cannot be hurried Cannabis has infused itself firmly within the transcendental realms of ceremony and the search for enlightenment for thousands of years. As a happy participant of our herbal culture, I am one to enjoy the cerebral side of cannabis. I like when […]

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Roger Says “We’re Not Gonna Take It” !

Spin report… I have heard on at least two occasions, when talking to friends or listening to the section of a podcast where the hosts have a freewheeling chat unconnected to their show’s ostensible subject matter, about people who have attended a concert by the Who and found themselves on the receiving end of a lecture from frontman Roger […]

Zenabis: Building a Cannabis Giant Across Canada

Over the last few years the Canadian legal cannabis market has been flourishing as the country’s federally regulated market, at first medical and now including adult-use, leads the worldwide trend toward legalization. Some licensed producers, like Canopy Growth and Aurora Cannabis, have achieved large public valuations on the back of massive cultivation capacity. These large […]

DabTabs Measured-Dose ‘Dablets’ Offer First-Ever, Lab-Certified Dosing for Cannabis Extract Vaporization

Vaporization technology startup ilo Vapor™ announces that its patent-pending DabTabs™ dablets are lab-certified for precise volume and purity, providing consumers of cannabis extracts and concentrates with quantified dosing and true vaporization. PORTLAND, Ore., May 14, 2019 (Newswire.com) – ​ilo Vapor™, a vaporization technology and engineering company, has secured independent lab certification verifying that its patent-pending DabTabs™ “dablets” are […]

Cody Van Gogh – Expert Joints LIVE on CLN

Join Craig Ex Thursday at 4:20pm PT from Studio710, for another episode of “Expert Joints LIVE!” This week Craig samples some Dank D’lights, and welcomes back Cody Van Gogh for How I Roll. Tha Big Puffa brings Dab Time music from Team NewNu, and a new 4/20 Vancouver recap video too. CHAT WITH CRAIG HERE. WeedsFukushima PreRoll […]

The Major Benefits of CBD Oil for your Brain and Body

CBD (also named cannabidiol, which is long for CBD) is a chemical compound that has many therapeutic effects. Its primary way of ingesting is CBD oil, as it the least invasive way to absorb CBD therapeutic effects for the body and the brain. Here, what we try to do is, explain to the reader that […]

What Is PR and Why Do I Need It?

I am going to go out on a limb and guess that as a cannabis business owner, someone along the way has said you need to invest in PR. They said you needed it, and you nodded your head in agreement. In fact, you may even have called to talk to a PR consultant or […]

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Michigan’s “Marijuana Regulatory Agency” Provide Licenses For Cannabis Home Delivery Services

MJ Biz report Delivery is allowed not only in municipalities that have retail stores but also in jurisdictions that banned dispensaries, MLive.com reported.BotaniQ and Utopia Gardens, both of Detroit, and Lake Effect of Portage in southwestern Michigan were the first three delivery services licensed by the state’s new Marijuana Regulatory Agency.   (https://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-89334_79571—,00.html) Licensed medical cannabis delivery […]

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Michigan To Increase Enforcement Efforts

Here’s the introduction to their report The Marihuana and Tobacco Investigation Section spent roughly its first full year of existence enforcing the tobacco tax and conducting background checks on applicants applying for a state medical marijuana facility license. Now the 40 detectives and civilian analysts across the state will begin addressing illegal marijuana operations while continuing […]

Packaging: Regulation Heaven or Hell?

There likely is no sector more impacted by regulatory issues than packaging. Packaging is one of the most important aspects for any brand in the cannabis industry. Not only must packaging meet myriad complex regulations that change from one jurisdiction to the next, but it also needs to carry the branding of the company, connect […]

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Oregon Passes Cannabis Export Bill

The development certainly opens a big can or worms.. This is Orca’s take in their press release that’s just gone out. In a historic move today, the Oregon Senate voted in favor of a bill that would create a framework to allow Oregon to export cannabis to other states or countries that have also adopted […]

Dr. Conny Mosley Joins the True Leaf Veterinary Advisory Board

VERNON, BC – True Leaf Medicine International Ltd. (“True Leaf” or the “Company”) (CSE: MJ) (OTCQX: TRLFF) (FSE: TLA), a leading global cannabis and hemp wellness brand for pets, today announced the appointment of veterinarian Dr. Conny Mosley, Dr. Med. Vet., DACVAA, CVA, to the True Leaf Veterinary Advisory Board. Dr. Mosley is a Director […]

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U.S. Lawmakers Urge DOJ, DEA to Hurry Marijuana Policy Changes

Dozens of bipartisan Congressional leaders signed onto a letter pressing top law enforcement agencies for faster action in approving marijuana cultivation for government research. The Associated Press reports the letter advocated for more analysis of the medicinal properties, benefits and potential risks of the drug. Orange County marijuana farming lawyers know this would be a […]

A Vet Weighs In on CBD Oil for Dogs

With CBD products for pets easily available online from companies like Honest Paws, more and more pet parents are finding they have questions about this cannabinoid. The post A Vet Weighs In on CBD Oil for Dogs appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Oregon Bill to Allow Cannabis Lounges Is Dead, Advocate Says

A bill to legalize cannabis lounges is “100% dead,” an organizer says. But voters may have the chance to weigh in next year. The post Oregon Bill to Allow Cannabis Lounges Is Dead, Advocate Says appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Vets Lobby to Expand Canadian Cannabis Laws to Include Pets

Veterinarians want to prescribe medical cannabis to their pet patients, helping owners navigate health issues and improve quality of life. The post Vets Lobby to Expand Canadian Cannabis Laws to Include Pets appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Canadian Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

New Jersey Voters to Decide Cannabis Legalization Next Year

Legalizing was a campaign promise of Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, but he’s been unable to muster enough support from fellow Democrats. The post New Jersey Voters to Decide Cannabis Legalization Next Year appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Flower: The Foundation of the Cannabis Industry (Infographic)

As consumer spending grows substantially, so does the demand for raw flower to be used in all cannabis-derived products. Enjoy this sampling of key insights from BDS Analytics created exclusively for mg (this infographic appeared in the December, 2018 issue), including best selling strains, retail price trends, cultivation demand, and market share stats. Go to […]

A Photo Tour of Four Emerald Triangle Dispensaries

Dispensing…beautiful pics. Photographer Mike Rosati recently visited four Emerald Triangle dispensaries with four totally different vibes: casual EcoCann in Eureka; solar powered (and full of outdoor surprises!) Emerald Pharms in Hopland; cozy Humboldt Patient Resource Center (HPRC) in Arcata; and surf shop styled Satori Wellness in McKinleyville. Enjoy the photos, below. Go to Source Author: […]

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Medicinal Cannabis User Evicted From Smoke-Free N.S. Apartment

A Dartmouth, N.S., man with a physical disability is fighting for the right to smoke medicinal pot in a smoke-free apartment, as he takes his battle to the Nova Scotia Supreme Court. Philip Bennett, 57, was evicted from his apartment on Friday after losing several legal challenges at the provincial Residential Tenancies Board and small […]

Hey, Officer! Stop Arresting Grandma for Her CBD Oil

Yes, CBD laws are confusing. No, police aren’t bound by law to arrest grandma at Disney World. It’s time we demanded some common sense from the cops. The post Hey, Officer! Stop Arresting Grandma for Her CBD Oil appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Bruce Barcott Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Female Forward: Periods, Hormones and THC

Female hormones are always in flux. Learn how THC in the bloodstream effects the female menstrual cycle during different phases. The post Female Forward: Periods, Hormones and THC appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Katarina Kostovic Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

What Are You Smoking Episode 81: Potty Mouth

This week, we revisit a conversation recorded earlier this year between Will and pop punk band Potty Mouth about good times, bad times, and the role cannabis plays in their creative process. The post What Are You Smoking Episode 81: Potty Mouth appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Podcasts Puffin’ On Some […]

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Many cannabis companies underperformed in the last quarter

Many cannabis companies have reported smaller sales than expected, and the market is trading down in the light of several mishaps this week. Cannabis companies in Canada have released their quarterly financial reports, and by the looks of it – things are not going great for some of them. The stocks of many cannabis companies […]

Ohio Cannabis Roundtable to Explore Diversity, Legislative Issues

Dayton, Ohio — Early reports suggest that Ohio’s medical marijuana industry has a diversity problem. Despite increased attention among the industry professionals and government entities, cannabis companies continue to struggle with recruiting, training and retaining a diverse workforce. Many studies in many regions document that minorities can be much more likely to be arrested for […]

New Jersey medical cannabis rules now allow separate business permits – Marijuana Business Daily

New Jersey medical cannabis rules now allow separate business permits  Marijuana Business Daily Hopes for N.J. legal weed may be up in smoke. But expanding medical marijuana now has bipartisan support.  NJ.com Fewer than half of registered Ohio medical marijuana patients buying product: marijuana news  cleveland.com The Latest: Survey indicates shortage of medical marijuana  mySanAntonio.com New rules further expand […]

Vets want cannabis laws to include cats and dogs

“For our patients, they age much faster than we do and this really isn’t an issue that can wait for a three-year review,” Parliament Hill is going to the dogs today as veterinarians lobby MPs to authorize the use of medical cannabis for critters. The vets are bringing five dogs to the Hill to draw attention to […]

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Does using CBD to treat your anxiety work?

A quick Google search yields thousands of stories where users have seen success in treating anxiety with cannabidiol (CBD), a therapeutic compound in cannabis. CBD has become increasingly popular as people tune in to its non-intoxicating, therapeutic effects. One online survey of 2,409 CBD users found that 62% were using it for a medical condition, and […]

Can You Get a Hangover From Marijuana?

Can You Get a Hangover From Marijuana? The hard truth about weed is that, just like with alcohol, you can get a hangover. And, just like alcohol, they occur when you’ve had too much. The post Can You Get a Hangover From Marijuana? appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: Troy Antonucci Puffin’ […]

Enhancing the Therapeutic Efficacy of Cancer Treatment With Cannabinoids

Enhancing the Therapeutic Efficacy of Cancer Treatment With Cannabinoids Abstract Over the years, many in vitro and in vivo studies have shown the antineoplastic effects of cannabinoids (CBDs), with reports advocating for investigations of combination therapy approaches that could better leverage these effects in clinical translation. This study explores the potential of combination approaches employing CBDs with radiotherapy (RT) or smart […]

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Changes To Medical Cannabis Rules Could Overhaul NY’s Medical Cannabis Program

On May 6, 2019, New York State law makers proposed two bills, A7467 and S5657 (both are the same), that would overhaul New York’s medical cannabis program. The most significant changes are (1) removing the list of qualifying medical conditions, (2) permitting qualified medical practitioners to prescribe medical cannabis to any patient they believe could benefit from its therapeutic […]

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Australia: The Victorian Government Is Holding

Here’s the Motely Fool report…….The Cann Group Ltd (ASX: CAN) share price could rise this morning after the company announced that the Victorian Government has taken delivery of the first Australian sourced and commercially grown cannabis resin for use by Australian patients. What did Cann Group announce yesterday? In its after-market update, the company said that the delivery […]

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Spaced Out Hemp Seeds Are Officially On The Space Station

Hemp Gazette reports that Hemp seeds found their way safely aboard the International Space Station last week. But is this the first time cannabis has been in space? Back in October last year we reported on a mission to send industrial hemp to the ISS for research purposes. Seeds from Kentucky-grown hemp arrived at the station last […]

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Nevada Says Cannabis Should Pay For Education

The Review Journal reports….. Gov. Steve Sisolak and Democratic leaders announced a two-pronged plan Tuesday to help boost funding for public education in Nevada amid outcries from teachers unions that more money is needed. That approach includes sending every dollar generated by the 10 percent marijuana excise tax — which currently goes into the state’s […]

Sour Sunset Crasher Hashish By the Dank Duchess

As soon as we step into the designated area, we are transported to somewhere else. My first meeting with AC of Unforgettabuds was quite fortuitous. On a cool Sunday afternoon at Dolores Park in San Francisco, while doing research for my latest article by taking dabs of San Fernando Valley OG full melt, I was […]

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Tilray CEO Says Suppliers Couldn’t Supply Enough Cannabis..Why? ““Some of them were lying about their funded capacity,”

Tilray continues to have difficulty sourcing an adequate amount of high-quality marijuana, and Kennedy expects supply issues to remain a problem in Canada for the next 18 to 24 months. According to a Marketwatch press release. The reason: The suppliers Tilray expected to purchase from have not been able to produce the needed cannabis, despite […]

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A Tale Of Two Headlines: “Aurora Cannabis Sold 9 Tons of Marijuana Last Quarter” / “HMAS Ballarat continues illicit drug seizures in the MER”

Why do we place these two headlines next to one another. Well, just for a little comparison to give us all an idea how much catching up regulated cannabis market has to do with the huge global black market. The Australian “Navy Daily” reports, “The seizure brings the total number of narcotics interdictions by HMAS […]

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Guam’s Cannabis Control Board Starts Writing Industry Rules

The Pacifi Daily News Reports……..Guam’s newest public board has started writing the rules for the new cannabis industry, even as more questions are being raised. Questions such as where tourists can legally smoke marijuana or how soon the island will have a testing laboratory are being considered. Guam on April 4 became the latest U.S. jurisdiction to legalize limited recreational […]

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Californian Cannabis Banking Bill , Key Hearing Thursday.

LOS ANGELES — The fate of a bill that would allow state-chartered banks and credit unions to provide services to California’s marijuana businesses could be determined Thursday when a key hearing is held on the legislation. The proposed legislation, state Senate Bill 51, is designed to help pot retailers and other marijuana firms that have been […]

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The Colossal Cannabis Fiasco

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   What is really happening in California’s cannabis industry? What sources are reliable? Is anyone’s opinion reliable? What opinions are worthwhile? What opinions are useful? Why is so much garbage published?   What is […]

What Is Driving The Increasing Popularity of CBD

The popularity of CBD has grown due in large part to research that the compound has a number of medicinal uses and relatively few negative side effects. The post What Is Driving The Increasing Popularity of CBD appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

In Photos: Pouring Liquid Gold Cannabis Oil at Xtracted Labs

Join us for an inside look at Xtracetd Labs, a cannabis extraction company that has long set the high water mark for quality cannabis oil. The post In Photos: Pouring Liquid Gold Cannabis Oil at Xtracted Labs appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Will Hyde Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

New Washington Law Will Erase Old Cannabis Convictions

Under the new law, judges are required to grant requests to vacate misdemeanor marijuana possession charges that occurred before the drug was legalized. The post New Washington Law Will Erase Old Cannabis Convictions appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Alberta’s cannabis sector unites to create Alberta Cannabis Council

Council to elevate awareness of the Alberta’s cannabis industry CALGARY, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ – Alberta’s cannabis sector creates a unified voice with the launch of the Alberta Cannabis Council (ACC).  The ACC will serve to elevate the awareness of the Alberta cannabis sector and advocate on behalf of their members across Alberta.  Guided by five […]

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Aurora Cannabis and Radient Technologies Announce First Commercial Delivery of Cannabis Derivatives

Aurora Cannabis Inc. (the “Company” or “Aurora”) (ACB) (ACB) ( Frankfurt : 21P; WKN: A1C4WM) and Radient Technologies Inc. (“Radient”) (TSX Venture: RTI; OTCQX: RDDTF), announced today that Aurora has taken delivery of Radient’s first commercial batch of finished cannabis derivatives, from Radient’s proprietary extraction platform. With this first batch, Radient has proven its enhanced […]

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Marijuana Candy: How to Make THC Gummies and Weed Lollipops

Delicious and sweet and every stoner’s treat… Cannabis-infused foods became a major thing in the industry, and weed enthusiasts are going crazy over edibles. They’re tasty, easy to carry around and one of the healthiest ways to get high. Many beginners rightfully want to avoid smoke, and numerous medical users are going for weed brownies, […]

Cannabis Sprays Explored: Organosulphur, A Plant’s Natural Pesticide

A Cleaner Dirt through Sulphur Adding certain ingredients to the soil that is embracing your cannabis plant can be beneficial, even adding certain products that are not intended for food consumption. A little sulphur in the dirt can actually help a plant grow as well as protect it from the environment. Extremely delicate applications of […]

Hopes for N.J. legal weed may be up in smoke. But expanding medical marijuana now has bipartisan support. – NJ.com

Hopes for N.J. legal weed may be up in smoke. But expanding medical marijuana now has bipartisan support.  NJ.com Fewer than half of registered Ohio medical marijuana patients buying product: marijuana news  cleveland.com The Latest: Survey Indicates Shortage of Medical Marijuana  U.S. News & World Report New rules further expand patient access to medical marijuana  NJTV News View full […]

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Respected Neurosurgeon Brings Distinguished Career and Medical Expertise to Geocann’s Executive Management Team

Anthony Petraglia, M.D., joins Geocann as Chief Medical Officer to focus on the advancement of new product innovations that target the most pressing consumer health concerns as well as the research and publication of the company’s patent-protected portfolio of cannabis products. FORT COLLINS, Colo. – May 14, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ –  Geocann is proud to announce […]

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Take Your Hemp or CBD Company Public on the TSX

Banking, intellectual property, food and beverage (and cosmetics), international trade, domestic trade, state laws, ag production contracts, etc., etc. When it comes to industrial hemp, the 2018 Farm Bill upended all of these things. Our cannabis business lawyers have been busy advising a large number of new hemp and hemp-CBD businesses getting in on the […]

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What experts have to say about the Endocannabinoid System

“For decades, scientists and mental health physicians tried to figure out how THC worked on the brain and body,” explained Dr. Paul Song, Chief Medical Officer of Calyx Peak Companies via email. A significant breakthrough came with the discovery of the endocannabinoid system (ECS) in the late ‘80s and early ‘90s. Additional research has since […]

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CBD for PTSD: How CBD oil can relieve symptoms of PTSD

CBD is not a miracle cure, but many people report using CBD for PTSD offers relief of some of its most troubling symptoms. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) affects millions of people worldwide. Some of its main symptoms include anxiety, insomnia and depression. Since it causes rapid fluctuations in mood, PTSD can lead to reckless behavior, […]

Ohio Medical Marijuana Committee Rejects Use of Pot for Depression but OKs It for Anxiety – The Advocate

Ohio Medical Marijuana Committee Rejects Use of Pot for Depression but OKs It for Anxiety  The Advocate N.J. will relax medical marijuana rules as hopes for legal weed fade  NJ.com Fewer than half of registered Ohio medical marijuana patients buying product: marijuana news  cleveland.com New rules further expand patient access to medical marijuana  NJTV News Provider says medical cannabis […]

Efficacy and Tolerability of Phytomedicines in Multiple Sclerosis Patients: A Review

Efficacy and Tolerability of Phytomedicines in Multiple Sclerosis Patients: A Review Abstract Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory and demyelinating disorder of the central nervous system (CNS) that can cause cognition, mobility, and sensory impairments. It is considered one of the most common non-traumatic causes of disability in the world. The aim of the present article […]

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Mid-Atlantic Cannabis: Driving Applications

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR:  By William F. McDevitt, Esq. PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Legislators in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania have expressed concern that legalizing cannabis for recreational or adult use will result in increased incidents of impaired driving. Marijuana impairs a driver’s reaction time, […]

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First It Was Washington, Then California, Then NJ Ahead Of Legislation & Now Over 350 Michigan Communities “Ban” Regulated Cannabis Retail

The Metro Times writes But so far, at least 386 communities — or about a quarter of all of Michigan’s cities, villages, and townships — have adopted ordinances banning the businesses, according to data from the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. More communities are expected to ban cannabis businesses before the state begins […]

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Greek Billionaire Detained On Island Of St Kitts “Alleged” Possession Cannabis Seeds & Cannabis Products

The report says ….A Greek billionaire has been detained on the Caribbean Island of St. Kitts after authorities discovered 5000 cannabis, seeds and other cannabis products allegedly on his private jet. Alkiviades “Alki” David was arrested by the Anti-Narcotics Unit at the Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport after his plane was stopped by customs authorities, […]

Favorite normal thing to do high

For me I have noticed that when I am high I will brush my teeth for like 5 minutes and thoroughly enjoy it haha. Anyone else ? submitted by /u/tkbull [link] [comments] Go to Source Author: /u/tkbull Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Leafly Study Debunks Dispensary Myths Around Crime & Teen Use

Most research finds cannabis stores lead to improvements in public safety, health, and property values. So why are towns still banning them? The post Leafly Study Debunks Dispensary Myths Around Crime & Teen Use appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: David Downs and Bruce Barcott Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

‘Come and Get Us,’ UK Cannabis Growers Tell Police in Protest

As part of a nationwide protest, UK patients who grow their own medical cannabis are identifying themselves to authorities in an effort to force policy reform. The post ‘Come and Get Us,’ UK Cannabis Growers Tell Police in Protest appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Chris Roberts Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

N.J. will relax medical marijuana rules as hopes for legal weed fade – NJ.com

N.J. will relax medical marijuana rules as hopes for legal weed fade  NJ.com Ohio Medical Marijuana Committee Rejects Use of Pot for Depression but OKs It for Anxiety  mySanAntonio.com New rules further expand patient access to medical marijuana  NJTV News Fewer than half of registered Ohio medical marijuana patients buying product: marijuana news  cleveland.com NJ Department of Health Announces […]

Medical marijuana law takes root | News – MDJOnline.com

Medical marijuana law takes root | News  MDJOnline.com N.J. will relax medical marijuana rules as hopes for legal weed fade  NJ.com Fewer than half of registered Ohio medical marijuana patients buying product: marijuana news  cleveland.com New rules further expand patient access to medical marijuana  NJTV News Ohio Medical Marijuana Committee Rejects Use of Pot for Depression but OKs It […]

Medical marijuana law takes root | News – Richmond Daily News

Medical marijuana law takes root | News  Richmond Daily News N.J. will relax medical marijuana rules as hopes for legal weed fade  NJ.com Fewer than half of registered Ohio medical marijuana patients buying product: marijuana news  cleveland.com New rules further expand patient access to medical marijuana  NJTV News Ohio Medical Marijuana Committee Rejects Use of Pot for Depression but […]

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Forest Cannabis Farms Down in Oregon, Washington Post-Legalization

Much ire has been expressed by licensed California cannabis cultivators and dispensaries at the unfair black market competition by those who don’t pay state fees and taxes and whose product isn’t thoroughly vetted. Orange County marijuana lawyers understand the glut of illegal marijuana has undermined the roll-out of recreational marijuana in communities from Los Angeles […]

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How to Choose the Best Grow Pots for Cannabis Cultivation

There’s a lot that goes into growing your own cannabis and choosing the right pot for your cannabis plants is not the least of it. That’s because planters do more than just hold grow medium. The right grow pots help your plants grow into bountiful beauties by ensuring your cannabis plants receive plenty of water […]

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’Woman with the Golden Touch’: Esteemed Businesswoman, Community Leader Gina Champion-Cain Delves into Wellness with Cultivate CBD Health Enhancement Products

SAN DIEGO – May 13, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Gina Champion-Cain, a dynamic and inspirational entrepreneur whose 20+ years as a business owner has been primarily dedicated to revitalizing communities in the San Diego area, has launched a premium wellness product company, Cultivate, that fits in beautifully with her healthy California lifestyle and philosophy. The founder […]

First Arkansas Dispensaries Now Open for Business

After a long wait, Arkansas’s first two medical cannabis dispensaries have opened in Hot Springs—but long wait times and product shortages are expected. The post First Arkansas Dispensaries Now Open for Business appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Is Your Cannabis Counterfeit? Police & Trademark Lawyers Monitoring Closely

Throughout Southern California, marijuana dispensaries are reportedly selling cannabis products that are counterfeit – capitalizing on another firm’s branding, holding out one’s illicit products as legal or both. Law enforcement and marijuana business lawyers in Los Angeles are actively monitoring both fronts. The Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) establishes a complex […]

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How To Take CBD: The Complete Guide

CBD (cannabidiol) is quickly becoming the go-to medication for those dealing with a wide variety of ailments. People who have never taken a cannabis-related product before are turning to CBD for relief. That has left many wondering how to take CBD for maximum effect. The cannabis experts at Honest Marijuana have put together this complete guide […]

New York City Bans Pre-Employment Marijuana Tests

While it has been a challenge for employers to keep up with the explosion of medical and recreational marijuana laws spreading across the nation, employers have taken some comfort in that most of these states still grant employers the right to maintain a drug-free workplace and take action against those who test positive for marijuana, […]

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These Gluten-Free Vegan Brownies Are Fudgy Af

Claiming these are the best fudgy vegan gluten-free brownies EVER is a hefty claim. The responsibility, the expectations… many would not go as far as to say that they have the best recipe, but we’re ready to blow your mind (and tastebuds) with these super simple, incredibly delicious, gluten-free and vegan fudgy brownies with our […]

Gov. Cuomo Bails on New York Cannabis Legalization

After pledging his support to win 2018 primary, Cuomo throws legalization advocates under the bus at the first sign of trouble. The post Gov. Cuomo Bails on New York Cannabis Legalization appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Max Savage Levenson Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Ohio Medical Marijuana Committee Rejects Use of Pot for Depression but OKs It for Anxiety – mySanAntonio.com

Ohio Medical Marijuana Committee Rejects Use of Pot for Depression but OKs It for Anxiety  mySanAntonio.com N.J. will relax medical marijuana rules as hopes for legal weed fade  NJ.com New rules further expand patient access to medical marijuana  NJTV News Fewer than half of registered Ohio medical marijuana patients buying product: marijuana news  cleveland.com NJ Department of Health Announces […]

Time is running out for unregistered medical cannabis users

Individual farmers are not allowed to grow cannabis Unregistered medical cannabis users have been urged to urgently declare cannabinoid medicines in their possession and register as a medical cannabis-users with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) before the May 21 deadline. As the amnesty period for the use of cannabis for medical treatment will expire […]

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The TTB Clarifies Its Position on Adding CBD to Alcoholic Beverages

Last week, the U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco and Trade Bureau (“TTB”), which regulates the alcohol industry, released new information regarding the use of hemp-derived ingredients in the formulation alcoholic beverages. The industry circular came as a response to numerous inquiries from the alcohol industry about whether alcoholic beverages containing cannabidiol (“CBD”) derived from hemp (“Hemp-CBD”)—which […]

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Cannabis Arrests Up 166% At LAX

The LA Times reports…….Emboldened by legalization and facing only light punishment if captured, more and more smugglers are taking to the friendly skies in an effort to escape California’s glutted cannabis market, according to authorities, marijuana industry experts and a lawyer who represents accused smugglers. As a result, the world’s fourth-busiest airport is now an […]

Medical Cannabis News

Dr’s Want More Info Before They Start Prescribing Medical Cannabis Says Queensland University of Technology

Medical professionals want more information about medicinal cannabis before they start prescribing it to patients, a new study has found. Researchers from the Queensland University of Technology conducted a wide-ranging review of 26 published studies across Australia, the United States, Canada and Ireland. QUT pharmacy PhD candidate Kyle Gardiner led the analysis and said the […]

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Dutch Undertake First Study Of Synthetic Cannabis

The study, published in the March 2019 issue of Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research by Mary Ann Liebert Inc., was conducted by researchers at Maastricht University in the Netherlands. It’s the first controlled study observing the effects of synthetic cannabinoids in humans. Neurocognition and Subjective Experience Following Acute Doses of the Synthetic Cannabinoid JWH-018: Responders Versus Nonresponders Eef […]

Cannabinoids for Treatment of MS Symptoms: State of the Evidence

Cannabinoids for Treatment of MS Symptoms: State of the Evidence Abstract PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Cannabis and cannabinoids have been used medically and recreationally for thousands of years and recently there has been a growing body of research in this area. With increased access now that medical marijuana is available in many jurisdictions, patients and providers want to know […]

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Everything You Need To Know About THC Distillate

Cannabusiness has created some truly novel products in the last few years — from blunts to vape pens to concentrates to dabbing to THC and CBD strips, and everything in between. It seems like every other day, someone gives us another way to consume cannabinoids. Case in point: THC distillate. You may not have heard […]

Anxiety And Stress Scientifically Proven To Be Reduced By Cannabis

Anxiety And Stress Scientifically Proven To Be Reduced By Cannabis What if a scientific report was released that showed that marijuana helped to significantly reduce depression, anxiety and stress? The post Anxiety And Stress Scientifically Proven To Be Reduced By Cannabis appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: Trey Reckling Puffin’ On […]

420 Vancouver 2019 Montage: The biggest 420 ever with Cypress Hill

Relive some of the best moments of 420 Vancouver with the exclusive montage of the all-day, 420-minute broadcast hosted by Craig Ex aka The Expert of Expert Joints and Piper Courtenay, the cannabis editor at Straight Cannabis and the Georgia Straight. The four-minute, twenty-second clip is a nonstop symphony of sights, sound, and smoke- so […]

First medical marijuana sold in Arkansas – Arkansas Online

First medical marijuana sold in Arkansas  Arkansas Online Medical marijuana on sale in Arkansas for the first time  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville Arkansas’ First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens Its Doors  U.S. News & World Report Arkansas Dispensary Makes First Official Medical Marijuana Sale  KFSM 5Newsonline 2nd Arkansas medical marijuana dispensary cleared to open  KY3 View full coverage on Google News Go […]

2nd Arkansas medical marijuana dispensary cleared to open – KY3

2nd Arkansas medical marijuana dispensary cleared to open  KY3 Medical marijuana on sale in Arkansas for the first time  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville Arkansas’ First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens Its Doors  U.S. News & World Report Arkansas Dispensary Makes First Official Medical Marijuana Sale  KFSM 5Newsonline View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good […]

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How to Invest in Cannabis as the Industry Matures

Although the legal marijuana industry is still very much an emerging niche for stock market participants, the market for investing in cannabis is maturing. In a recent sign of how far the legal cannabis sector has come, BlackRock Funds has made substantial investments in dispensary operator Curaleaf Holdings, the same company that also announced it […]

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Yocan Evolve Plus Review – Inexpensive and Awesome

Introduction Yocan is an established vape manufacturer from China, and the Evolve Plus is an upgraded successor of the original Evolve vape pen. The main difference between these models is that the Plus model requires practically no time to heat up. More precisely it heats up in less than 3 seconds. The Evolve Plus is […]

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New evidence suggests cannabis helps you exercise more and stay fit

The results of two separate recent studies in the US show the plant’s potential to prevent weight gain and motivate users to exercise more. This could, by extension, help reduce risks of more serious conditions. In a 3-year study by Michigan State University, researchers used results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related […]

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Travel the High Road: Five Fun Spots for the Cannabis Tourist

From Harry Potter-themed pot parties to hip-hop dispensaries, getting high doesn’t have to be a solo experience. These days, legal weed is the new fall foliage: a rare and special plant that requires a few hours journey to experience. But not every Apple Store-inspired dispensary or overdesigned pre-roll pack is worth the trip. Laws are […]

After hiccups, first legal cannabis sold in Arkansas – Arkansas Online

After hiccups, first legal cannabis sold in Arkansas  Arkansas Online Medical marijuana on sale in Arkansas for the first time  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville 2nd Arkansas Medical Marijuana Dispensary Cleared to Open  U.S. News & World Report Arkansas Dispensary Makes First Official Medical Marijuana Sale  KFSM 5Newsonline First medical marijuana dispensary in Arkansas opens Monday  OzarksFirst.com View full coverage on Google […]

Are Cannabis Hangovers Real?

If you have ever had one from drinking excessive amounts of alcohol, you can likely relate to the woes of a cannabis hangover – if you believe in them. While the debate on whether or not cannabis hangovers are actually real is highly contested, people claiming to suffer from cannabis hangovers are likely to report […]

Second Arkansas medical marijuana dispensary given green light to open – KATV

Second Arkansas medical marijuana dispensary given green light to open  KATV LIVE VIDEO: Medical marijuana on sale in Arkansas for the first time  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville 2nd Arkansas Medical Marijuana Dispensary Cleared to Open  U.S. News & World Report Arkansas Dispensary Makes First Official Medical Marijuana Sale  KFSM 5Newsonline View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: […]

Cannabidiol–recent advances

Cannabidiol–recent advances Abstract The aim of this review is to present some of the recent publications on cannabidiol (CBD; 2), a major non-psychoactive constituent of Cannabis, and to give a general overview. Special emphasis is laid on biochemical and pharmacological advances, and on novel mechanisms recently put forward, to shed light on some of the pharmacological […]

Nebraska Lawmakers Approve Bill To Legalize Medical Marijuana – Marijuana Moment

Nebraska Lawmakers Approve Bill To Legalize Medical Marijuana  Marijuana Moment Medical marijuana advances; senators seek big schools support for tax plan  NET Website Nebraska medical marijuana bill advances, will be debated by full Legislature  Hastings Tribune Medical marijuana bill advances to Legislature  KMTV – 3 News Now Medical marijuana bill advances to full Legislature, will be debated and voted […]

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Oregon Legislative Update and Summary

ORCA write….. SB 582 – Legal Cannabis Export Bill We are very hopeful that that SB 582 will be signed by the Gov this year.  That being said Republican Senators have stopped all business in the Senate by preventing a quorum this week.  This includes halting SB 582 which is stuck on the Senate Presidents […]

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Health Canada Announces Changes to the Cannabis Licensing Process

On May 8, 2019, Health Canada published a statement concerning changes to the licensing process for cannabis. Effective as of the date of the statement, new applicants for licences to cultivate, process or sell cannabis for medical purposes must have a fully constructed site that meets the requirements of the Cannabis Regulations and other applicable requirements. For applications that […]

Cannabis Law News

Another Attorney Joins Hoban Law.

    Here’s the Hoban release in full….Attorney Blake M. Mensing is The Mensing Group LLC’s Founder and Chief Counsel, and brings a no-nonsense approach to cannabis law in Massachusetts. Blake earned a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (2005), a J.D. from American University Washington College of Law (2010), an M.A. in […]

TGOD Secures Supply Agreement with British Columbia

TORONTO, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ – The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX:TGOD) (US:TGODF) is pleased to announce that it has secured a cannabis supply agreement with the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (“BCLDB”). The BCLDB, under the brand BC Cannabis Stores, is British Columbia’s public retailer of non-medical cannabis. “With very positive feedback on TGOD products […]

Interview with a Pot Dealer II: Post legalization

A few years ago, I interviewed a black market dealer I knew who was still selling cannabis in 2017. Then, less than a year later on October 17th, the legal landscape of weed changed forever when recreational cannabis in Canada became law. A bit of time has gone by and I couldn’t help but wonder […]

Neptune Wellness to acquire Hemp processor SugarLeaf Labs

Establishes U.S. footprint with processing capacity of 1,500,000kg LAVAL, QC, May 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/- Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. (“Neptune” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: NEPT) (TSX: NEPT) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of SugarLeaf Labs, LLC and Forest Remedies LLC (collectively, “SugarLeaf”), a registered North […]

Cannabis Law News

Florida’s AG On That Letter…. I’m Reasoned

According to this report on Florida Politics.com we’d suggest she’s sitting on the fence while her people  test the waters with the state’s financial community…   They write…..Attorney General Ashley Moody, in Jacksonville Friday, elaborated on why she was not a signatory to a letter from 33 Attorneys General demanding federal clarity on cannabis finance. “We […]

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How CBD Vape Oil Works

Still, there is confusion with the usage of Cannabidiol and its effect on the human body. This is used by people to treat various symptoms like pain relief and many others. This oil is made after extracting CBD from the cannabis plant. CBD is all relaxation without intoxication.   In this year 2019, the big […]

New Nevada Law to Reveal Names of Cannabis Store Owners

The new law makes public the identity of marijuana license applicants and the method the state uses to score and rank bids. The post New Nevada Law to Reveal Names of Cannabis Store Owners appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Anti-cannabis minister threatens to bring down Italian government

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Mark Taylor PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Italy’s firebrand Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has promised to shutter every legal cannabis shop in Italy “one by one” and collapse the government should his coalition partner, the Five Star Movement, not comply with the demand. […]

SAM Recognizes Champions of Public Health With Achievement Awards

At a recent a policy summit in Atlanta, Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), the leading marijuana policy group offering a science-based approach to marijuana reform, awarded several achievement awards to influential and prominent influencers on drug policy. In recognition of his lifetime of dedication to public health, SAM President Dr. Kevin Sabet presented former United […]

Medical Cannabis Makes Every Day Special for This Mom

Two years after Florida legalized medical cannabis, her son has gone from 300 seizures a day to one per week. The post Medical Cannabis Makes Every Day Special for This Mom appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Scott McIntyre Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How True Terpenes Prepares for the Future of Terpene Testing

True Terpenes employs a team of compliance officers to monitor developing regulations around terpenes and ensure the company’s practices are prepared to meet tomorrow’s standards. The post How True Terpenes Prepares for the Future of Terpene Testing appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

I Taught My Mom How to Buy Cannabis for Mother’s Day

For Mother’s Day this year, I decided to try something new. Watch the video to see me visit my favorite dispensary with my mom to buy cannabis with her for the first time together. The post I Taught My Mom How to Buy Cannabis for Mother’s Day appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: […]

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New Zealand to Vote on Cannabis Legalization

New Zealanders will be able to vote on whether they want to legalize cannabis in a referendum next year. The draft law under consideration would allow people over the age of 20 to purchase the drug. New Zealand will hold a referendum on legalizing cannabis during the 2020 general election, the government announced Tuesday. Justice […]

5 Cannabis Moms Who Changed the Game

Mothers have long been at the forefront of cannabis legalization, fighting for the right to a medicine that can restore quality of life to children with debilitating medical conditions. The post 5 Cannabis Moms Who Changed the Game appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: David Bienenstock Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Geocann Announces Proven Stability Data Ensuring Desired Levels of Active Ingredients Are Maintained Throughout Promised Shelf-Life

Following the successful launch of its patent-protected CBD-BCP soft gel formulation, the company has demonstrated its focus on consumer safety in an area many others are failing FORT COLLINS, Colo. – May 10, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ –  Geocann continues to set new industry standards in cannabinoid product safety and efficacy through its two-year stability data of […]

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Denver Decriminalizes Psilocybin

On Wednesday, May 8, 2019, Denver, Colorado announced a pass result for Initiated Ordinance 301, becoming the first U.S. jurisdiction to decriminalize psilocybin-containing mushrooms. The ballot title reads as follows: Shall the voters of the City and County of Denver adopt an ordinance to the Denver Revised Municipal Code that would make the personal use […]

My Journey Overcoming Opiate Addiction With Cannabis

I have a life today that I never would have imagined could be part of my reality In a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, access to medical cannabis was associated with significantly lower state-level opioid overdose mortality rates. States with medical marijuana laws showed almost 25 percent less average annual […]

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Medical marijuana Bill approved by full Alabama Senate

Alabama has taken one more step towards becoming the 34th state to legalize medical marijuana. Early on Thursday morning, the state’s Senate voted 17-6 to approve HB 243 a.k.a. the CARE Act, which would establish a list of qualifying conditions for individuals seeking cannabis treatment, as well as a governmental agency to regulate the program. […]

The Global Renaissance of Cannabis by Fred Delisio

“CBD from hemp, or any other source, is STILL a CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, PERIOD.” Let’s step back JUST a bit, and take a bird’s eye view of what has happened to the Cannabis market over the past 15,000 years, and what we, the world, are in for over the next 10-20 years, as the globalization and […]

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Illinois Cannabis Legislation

AUTHOR:  “Jordan Zoot.  “aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s“ PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT   Illinois Cannabis Legislation – titled Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act introduced, and in classic Illinois fashion Governor Pritzker is already crowing about the bill making Illinois a leader, even though nine states have already legalized adult use. Sen. Mike Madigan is already threatening that […]

Strain Report – Tropical Sleigh Ride by Mendo Dope

Tropical Sleigh Ride is known as one of the highest terpene strains in the world. The Strain- Tropical Sleigh Ride is known as one of the highest terpene strains in the world. Created by Mark from Greenshock Farms, this strain was bred in Mendocino County specifically for outdoor growing. Tropical Sleigh Ride was created with […]

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Another Year, Another State, Another Failed Tracking System

Ganjapreneur report….Sixteen months after legalization, just nine of California’s 627 retail cannabis dispensaries are actively using a seed-to-sale tracking system – along with only 93 of more than 1,000 manufacturers and 254 of the nearly 4,000 licensed cultivators, according to an Associated Press review of state data. Rebecca Foree, spokesperson for the state Department of Food […]

Cannabis, pain, and sleep: lessons from therapeutic clinical trials of Sativex, a cannabis-based medicine

Cannabis, pain, and sleep: lessons from therapeutic clinical trials of Sativex, a cannabis-based medicine Abstract Cannabis sativa L. has been utilized for treatment of pain and sleep disorders since ancient times. This review examines modern studies on effects of Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) on sleep. It goes on to report new information on the effects […]

The Week in Weed: May 10, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. Starting our coverage on the federal level, the Department of Veterans Affairs is opposing three bills that would facilitate veteran access to medical marijuana in states where it is legal.  We last wrote about the “Veterans Cannabis Use […]

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CA: Bay Area Democrat Assemblyman Phil Ting Intends For Bill AB1356 To Force Recalcitrant Cities & Counties To Accept Regulated Cannabis Retail Outlets

The Pacific Sun reports   If Ting’s AB 1356 passes, it would force cities and counties to allow one cannabis retail permit for every four liquor licenses in the jurisdiction. That is, only if more than half of the electorate in a jurisdiction voted for Proposition 64’s adult-use legalization in 2016. For cities that already […]

Alabama Senate approves medical marijuana bill – Montgomery Advertiser

Alabama Senate approves medical marijuana bill  Montgomery Advertiser Alabama Senate Approves Bill To Legalize Medical Marijuana  Marijuana Moment Alabama statehouse moves forward on medical marijuana | TheHill  The Hill Alabama Senate approves medical marijuana  AL.com Alabama Senate passes medical marijuana bill  FOX10 News View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Illinois Announces Adult Use Proposal

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR:   Larry Mishkin of Hoban Law Group PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT   True to his word on the campaign trail, new Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced on May 4, 2019 the specifics of adult use legislation he would like to see pass the […]

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So.. Who Are The Attorney Generals Asking For Cannabis Banking Legislation To Go Through Congress ?

The states,  Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Colorado, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Guam, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, the Northern Mariana Islands, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, […]

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California AG Adds His Voice To State Attorneys Asking For SAFE Act To Progress

Here’s the statement Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Contact: (916) 210-6000, agpressoffice@doj.ca.gov SACRAMENTO – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, along with a bipartisan coalition of 38 Attorneys General, urged Congress to pass the federal Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act to give licensed cannabis businesses access to the federal banking system. “This is simple: not incorporating an […]

Alabama Senate Approves Bill To Legalize Medical Marijuana – Marijuana Moment

Alabama Senate Approves Bill To Legalize Medical Marijuana  Marijuana Moment Alabama Senate approves medical marijuana bill  Montgomery Advertiser Alabama statehouse moves forward on medical marijuana | TheHill  The Hill Alabama Senate approves medical marijuana  AL.com Alabama Senate passes medical marijuana bill  FOX10 News View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Questions about Denver’s decriminalization of magic mushrooms? We have your answers

Unofficial election results show Denver voters narrowly approved Initiative 301, decriminalizing psychedelic mushrooms. If military and overseas ballots don’t change that, Denver will become the first city in the country to decriminalize psilocybin, the key compound in psychedelic mushrooms. That has led to national headlines, strong opinions and serious speculation. It has also led to […]

Debunking 5 Cannabis Stock Images

Cannabis stock images are being used more and more with the expanding market, but a lot of them are wrong and perpetuate misconceptions about the plant. Here we debunk some common images of the plant. The post Debunking 5 Cannabis Stock Images appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Patrick Bennett Puffin’ On Some […]

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CBD for Pet Thunderstorm Anxiety

Do you have a dog that gets a bit nervous when a thunderstorm hits? A pet that runs and hides with the first clap of thunder? Pet thunderstorm anxiety is real. So much so that countless pets across the nation are prescribed actual prescriptions (one of our relatives calls these pills they gave their beloved […]

Cannabis Capsules or Tinctures: Which is better for me?

Should I take capsules or tinctures? It’s a question that’s often asked when someone is looking into ingesting cannabis and which method is best for them. Many people are switching over to ingestible consumption methods because unlike inhalation, ingesting cannabis won’t irritate your respiratory system and cause other associated health concerns. Ingesting also allows for […]

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Smokus Focus and HBI International Team up in Strategic US Master Distribution Partnership

DENVER – May 9, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Cutting-edge magnifying/LED cannabis display company Smokus Focus announced today an exclusive distribution agreement with HBI International, the leading master distributor of ancillary products including RAW Papers and Clipper Lighters, for B2B sales in the USA. The deal also includes plans for the jar-maker to introduce an all-new line of […]

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Health Canada ups requirement for cannabis license to cut wait times

Health Canada announced Wednesday new requirements for those applying for a license to grow cannabis in Canada to speed along the application process. The agency said in a statement that effective immediately, new applicants looking to cultivate, process or sell cannabis for medical purposes must have a fully built facility before they apply. Previously, applicants […]

Should Employers Loosen Up Their Drug Policies in Legal States?

Even though marijuana may be legal in your state, your employer might not have the same lenient policies about cannabis and you might subject to take a drug test. If you have your medical marijuana card or cannabis is recreational in your state, it doesn’t exonerate you from a private company and their policies on […]

International Cannabis Culture and the Push for Global Reform

There are 19 countries around the world that have bans on alcohol at either the national or regional level. In almost every other country, alcohol has a relatively normalized manifestation. It can be paired with food, consumed at social events, and there’s always a certain portion of the population that will abuse it. While every […]

9 Awesome Things to Do With Your Mom While High

Skip the brunch and enjoy a legal day out with Mom. Or a legal day in. We’ve got you covered. The post 9 Awesome Things to Do With Your Mom While High appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Top MMJ Influencers sign Affiliate Education Agreements with Navigator Genomics™ Testing

NEW ORLEANS – May 9, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Navigator Genomics (NGT) has signed three new affiliate agreements to collaborate with Dr. Michele Ross, CEO of Infused Health, Dr. Lakisha Jenkins (Jamaica), and Donna Shields, MS, RDN to provide NGT’s educational content services for their clients. Navigator’s affiliates receive news articles, links to NGT’s fully vetted cannabis […]

Cannabis Will Lead To Medical Revolution Like Penicillin Did

If today’s medical profession could embrace cannabis in the same way as it did penicillin then the true value of this plant medicine should rapidly be realised.” Medical cannabis should be embraced by doctors in the UK, in the same way that penicillin was years ago, in order for the full potential of the plant […]

New Zealand’s cannabis market may shrink after legalization

Several months ago the Kiwi Parliament passed a law legalizing medical cannabis, and now they are debating what should be done in regards to recreational cannabis. The green wave has been growing over the pass few years, and now it has reached some of the most distant places in the world. New Zealand has had […]

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Alabama Senate debates medical marijuana bill

The Alabama Senate on Wednesday began a historic debate on medical marijuana but adjourned before taking a vote on a bill authorizing it in the state.  The measure, sponsored by Sen. Tim Melson, R-Florence, would allow the use of medical marijuana for certain conditions if other treatments prove ineffective. A patient would need recommendations from […]

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Louisiana lawmakers say no to emergency rules for medical cannabis growers

Chair Clay Schexnayder said Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain shouldn’t have used an emergency process, saying the rules didn’t meet the criteria. Source: https://mjbizdaily.com/louisiana-lawmakers-toss-emergency-rules-medical-cannabis-growers/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=mjbiz_daily&utm_campaign=MJD_20190508_NEWS_Daily%20_05082019   Go to Source Author: Sean Hocking Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Ugandan State Minister for Agriculture Christopher Kibanzanga Says Govt To Develop Strong Guidelines For Growing Cannabis In The Country

East African Business Week reports.. Companies that have picked Interest in growing cannabis in Uganda have been told to wait until government develops legal framework that will regulate farming of medicinal plant. State Minister for Agriculture Christopher Kibanzanga has told Journalists in Kampala that Uganda is committed to grant Licenses to companies but government needs […]

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USA: 38 State Attorneys Call On Congress To Pass SAFE Legislation

The top law enforcement officials from 38 U.S. states and territories are calling on Congress to pass legislation to increase marijuana businesses’ access to banks. The move comes just days after the treasurers of 17 states issued a separate call in support of the pending cannabis financial services bill. Read the full report at https://www.forbes.com/sites/tomangell/2019/05/08/majority-of-state-attorneys-general-tell-congress-to-pass-marijuana-banking-bill/#37f974ff711a Go to Source […]

A Comprehensive Review of Cannabis in Patients with Cancer: Availability in the USA, General Efficacy, and Safety

A Comprehensive Review of Cannabis in Patients with Cancer: Availability in the USA, General Efficacy, and Safety Abstract PURPOSE OF REVIEW: As the legalization of medical cannabis continues across the USA, oncology care providers will be increasingly asked to provide recommendations regarding its use in the cancer setting. In this article, we review recent literature that analyzes cannabisuse specifically in […]

Marijuana Pancakes with Christine Sclafani | TNMNews Cannabis Culture

Marijuana Pancakes Christine Sclafani really enjoys talking about weed recipes. She is really happy to share one of her favorite marijuana pancakes recipe. Listen in to hear how to give your breakfast a little more zing. You can follow Christine at https://www.instagram.com/culture.tnm… Transcription: Oh boy, its cooking with weed time. I’m Christine Sclafani the cannabis […]

Medical marijuana vote delayed in Alabama Senate – News – The Times – Apalachicola, FL – Apalachicola Times

Medical marijuana vote delayed in Alabama Senate – News – The Times – Apalachicola, FL  Apalachicola Times Alabama Senate debates medical marijuana bill  Montgomery Advertiser Alabama Senate delays vote on medical marijuana bill  AL.com Medical Marijuana Vote Delayed in State Senate | Alabama News  U.S. News & World Report View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: […]

Building A Hempire – Expert Joints LIVE on CLN

Join Craig Ex Thursday at 4:20pm PT from Studio710, for another episode of “Expert Joints LIVE!” CHAT WITH CRAIG HERE. This week Craig welcomes back the #Hempire team to #Studio710 for episode 175 of #ExpertJoints LIVE! Tha Big Puffa brings Dab Time music from Vancouver based artist Vials; and Grand Master Level offers up some […]

‘Bong Appétit’: A Recipe Book for the True Ganja Gourmet

Bong Appétit has evolved into a stoner chef contest with Cypress Hill’s B-Real as the show’s new host. Season 3 episodes are currently airing Wednesdays at 9 pm ET on Viceland. Below is a review of the Bong Appétit book by the editors of Munchies with Elise McDonough. With the popularity of the Food Network […]

Denver first in U.S. to decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms

Peter Dejong, The Associated Press Psychedelic mushrooms are seen at the Procare farm in Hazerswoude, central Netherlands, in this 2007 file photo. Denver is poised to become the first city in the nation to effectively decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms. After trailing in results postings Tuesday night and early Wednesday, final unofficial results just posted showed a […]

How CBD Companies Are Preparing for the Future of Compliance

CBD products are lightly regulated right now, but that won’t be the case forever. Here’s how companies like Core CBD are working to prepare ahead of time for a more closely watched industry. The post How CBD Companies Are Preparing for the Future of Compliance appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff […]

Mexican President Reveals Plan to Decriminalize All Drugs

In a dramatic policy shift, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador admits that ‘prohibition is unsustainable.’ He thinks ending it will better protect public health. The post Mexican President Reveals Plan to Decriminalize All Drugs appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Bruce Barcott Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How to Grow Cannabis for Concentrate Production

Most cannabis cultivators grow flower, but some choose to focus on growing for concentrate production. Here are some tips to increase resin production in your flower. The post How to Grow Cannabis for Concentrate Production appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Trevor Hennings Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Buyer Beware: Is It Legal to Pick Up Cannabis for a Friend?

It might seem silly to be paranoid about a mundane errand in states where cannabis is legal, but in most states, the practice still rests on shaky legal ground. The post Buyer Beware: Is It Legal to Pick Up Cannabis for a Friend? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Ben Adlin Puffin’ On […]

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Pro-Cannabis Presidential Candidate Front-Runners

As the 2020 Presidential election approaches, two thirds of all voters support federal marijuana legalization and there are currently 10 US states that have legalized recreational cannabis. With this high level of voter support, a pro-cannabis politician sworn in on January 2021 could sign a bill that finally repeals harmful marijuana prohibition once and for […]

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Former Yonge St. HMV Reinvented as a Pot Shop

For Blaine Barber it was a blast from his past, a chance to revisit the former Yonge St. HMV store where he had purchased hundreds of records. But this time he walked out of the same address with a different type of product: the kind he can smoke. “I thought it was going to be […]

CBD Vape Juice Guide — How to Choose the Best Possible Product

Choosing a high-quality CBD vape juice is no walk in the park, as there are various aspects to consider when buying this type of product. First of all, cannabidiol (CBD) is a chemical compound unique to cannabis, and it’s the second most prominent cannabinoid in all cannabis varieties. What is CBD vape juice good for? […]

California Cannabis Market Not Tracked or Traced as Promised

Voters were promised that a vast computer platform would closely monitor California cannabis products, but so far only a small percentage of operators are using the system. The post California Cannabis Market Not Tracked or Traced as Promised appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

Louisiana House Unanimously Approves Bill to Allow CBD Sales

The bill outlines a process for selling certain CBD products, although language added to the bill would prohibit sales of alcohol or food containing CBD unless the FDA approves it. The post Louisiana House Unanimously Approves Bill to Allow CBD Sales appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! […]

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Congressional Committee Cancels Votes On Marijuana Bills For Veterans (Marijuana Moment) // Federal Agency Updates Rules On Trademarks For Hemp And CBD Products (Marijuana Moment) // Medical marijuana firms challenge Trulieve ruling, want more storefronts (Sun Sentinel) Today’s headlines are […]

Texas House OK’s two bills to expand state’s medical marijuana law – Dallas News

Texas House OK’s two bills to expand state’s medical marijuana law  Dallas News Texas House passes second, more limited bill expanding access to medical cannabis  The Texas Tribune Texas House Votes to Significantly Expand Medical Marijuana Law  The Texas Observer Texas House approves bill to add new qualifying conditions for medical marijuana  Marijuana Business Daily Texas House Votes To […]

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Opioids & cannabis: Gaining an upper hand on pain

When it comes to cannabis and opioids, there are important (and beneficial) chemical interactions between the two substances — but the real story is in how cannabis can push back against the opioid crisis. The raw numbers of opioid abuse are enough to shock the system. From 1999 to 2017, the number of deaths from […]

Will Banks be Able to Play it SAFE with Marijuana Related Businesses?

Marijuana is estimated to be a $10 billion industry and rapidly growing. Almost all of it is conducted in cash. Although legal in thirty three states plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and Guam, marijuana remains illegal at the federal level. Accordingly, financial institutions that handle proceeds from a transaction involving the distribution, manufacture or sale of marijuana would […]

Las Vegas legalizes cannabis consumption lounges

Las Vegas has now become the first city in Nevada – and among a handful nationwide in the U.S. – to legalize cannabis lounges after its city council approved them last Wednesday. In a 4-1 vote, the Las Vegas City Council permitted a bill that paves the way for social cannabis consumption lounges. The new […]

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It’s All A Bit Mickey Mouse, It’s More Than Goofy

Woman, 69, arrested at Disney World for carrying CBD oil for her arthritis, with a doctor’s note reports NY Daily News…   Florida police arrested a 69-year-old woman for carrying CBD oil at Disney World, even though she had a doctor’s note saying it was for her arthritis. It was a rude awakening for great-grandmother […]

What cancer patients actually know regarding medical cannabis? A cross-sectional survey with a critical analysis of the current attitudes

What cancer patients actually know regarding medical cannabis? A cross-sectional survey with a critical analysis of the current attitudes Abstract BACKGROUND: In Italy medical cannabis is a prescription drug since 1998. Even though it could not be considered a therapy as such, it is indicated as a symptomatic treatment also in cancer patients, to cure iatrogenic nausea/vomiting and chronic pain. PATIENTS […]

Is Medical Marijuana Addictive?

Medical marijuana is becoming more commonly prescribed for a variety of illnesses, such as pain, epilepsy, cancer, and depression. Pain killers and pharmaceuticals can often have severe side effects and can be relentlessly addictive. If you have been prescribed medical marijuana to relieve the symptoms caused by an illness, you might be wondering just how […]

How to Obtain a Medical Marijuana Growers License

Cultivating marijuana is now legal in several states in the United States as well as Canada for licensed professionals. While there are several requirements that must be met by Health Canada, there are some places in the U.S. where licensing is not as strict. The following information will help you learn about obtaining a medical […]

How to Use Weed Maps Effectively

Weed maps are a valuable tool for medical marijuana users. On these websites, patients can find dispensaries, doctors, and delivery services, read and write reviews, read the latest marijuana news, and connect with other patients. With these sites, patients can easily locate and discuss medical marijuana, freely and easily. They are communities filled with a […]

3 Reasons Why Medical Cannabis Should Be Legalized

Medical marijuana is surrounded by controversy. Many experts believe that cannabis is a safe alternative to pharmaceuticals for relieving symptoms related to many illnesses. These experts have scientific studies, medical organizations, and government reports to back up their point of view. Others on the other hand, argue that medical cannabis is too dangerous, that it […]

3 Lessons Learned About Cannabis Tea

Medical marijuana comes in many forms and can be ingested different ways besides smoking. It can be eaten as food or sipped as tea. In many ways, drinking cannabis tea is one of the healthiest ways to use the medicine. It’s also relaxing and comforting for some people and has similar sedative effects to eating […]

How Much Does Medical Marijuana Cost?

Medical marijuana poses an interesting twist to patients covered by health care plans. Many insurance companies do not want to cover such costs, so it becomes an out of pocket expense. Luckily for patients, it’s not very expensive, depending on where you live, the cannabis strain, its potency and who is selling it. While prices […]

Help legalize recreational marijuana in Utah!

My cousin who has Crohns Disease, a serious medical condition, has recently been charged with distribution for having a personal amount of product on him. I was a passenger in the vehicle with him and we are both being charged for distribution. I want the whole world to know that someone who medically needs marijuana, […]

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The NCBA Are Looking For New Board Members

Here’s what their missive said today   NCBA Board of Directors Nominations Do you know someone that would be great for the INCBA Board of Directors? Nominations are open! Qualified Directors are engaged, knowledgeable about the cannabis and/or legal industries, have a demonstrated commitment to moving the field forward, and can support the legal profession through hard work […]

Cannabis Sprays Explored: Toxic Sludge and Sulphuric Acid

This article is part 2 in a series. For part 1- “Cannabis Sprays Explored: Testing for Hydrogen Peroxide” – click here . The quality of Canada’s legal strains always seems so incredibly poor. The reality is, harsh smoke emanates from cannabis after it has been dosed in different chemicals and chemical sprays. Legal producers often […]

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California 911 Caller Irate On Discovering Cannabis Is Legal

According to  local police blotter posted by The Union, Nevada County California’s  local newspaper,an unnamed individual smelled the tell tale smell wafting down the street and decided to call 911 about it. Yes, someone called the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office on cannabis smokers in California, where marijuana has now been recreationally legal since 2018.  Police politely […]

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Ignite International Brands Signs Definitive Agreement with Taylor Mammon & Nathan Limited for Manufacture and Distribution of CBD Products in Europe

Ignite to capitalize on new UK and European markets with its super premium line of CBD products VAUGHAN, Ontario – May 7, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Ignite International Brands, Ltd. (the “Company”), a global super-premium cannabis and CBD investment company, today is pleased to announce that, further to its February 26, 2019 news release, it has signed […]

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What are the Parts of a Vape Pen?

Everything you need to know about vape pens and how they work. Vape pens have burst into the cannabis market in a big way, as more and more consumers turn to vaping as a healthier, more discreet way to enjoy their dry flower, extract, and oil. Here we look at the parts that come together […]

Texas House passes second, more limited bill expanding access to medical cannabis – The Texas Tribune

Texas House passes second, more limited bill expanding access to medical cannabis  The Texas Tribune Texas House moves forward bills to expand the state’s medical marijuana law  Dallas News Texas House Votes to Significantly Expand Medical Marijuana Law  The Texas Observer Texas House approves bill to add new qualifying conditions for medical marijuana  Marijuana Business Daily Texas House Votes […]

What Are You Smoking Episode 80: Viola CEO Al Harrington

Retired NBA star turned cannabis entrepreneur Al Harrington joins the show to talk about Viola—both the brand he leads and grandma that inspired him to start it.  The post What Are You Smoking Episode 80: Viola CEO Al Harrington appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Podcasts Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

Texas House moves forward bills to expand the state’s medical marijuana law – Dallas News

Texas House moves forward bills to expand the state’s medical marijuana law  Dallas News Texas House Votes to Significantly Expand Medical Marijuana Law  The Texas Observer Texas House passes bill to vastly expand access to medical cannabis  The Texas Tribune Texas House Votes To Expand State’s Medical Marijuana Program  Marijuana Moment Texas House to Vote on Medical Cannabis Expansion  Spectrum […]

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Looking for a Summer Internship? Consider Cannabis

Cannabis jobs are hotter than ever, and the mainstream is finally starting to take note. Last week, the New York Times published an article titled “Cannabis, Marijuana, Weed, Pot? Just Call It a Job Machine,” highlighting the fast growth of marijuana-related job listings on sites like Indeed and ZipRecruiter. At the time, ZipRecruiter’s Julia Pollak […]

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In Cannabis Trademark Wars, “Wood” v. “Weed” is Closely Watched

A number of cannabis trademark infringement lawsuits have been cropping up nationally. Many involve other dispensaries or ancillary businesses in nearby marijuana markets, but an increasing number pit other plant businesses against pot shops. Horticulture, lumber and other “green product” companies are more likely than other industries to discover an overlap, considering many use shades […]

Nanoemulsion: the hottest new trend in the cannabis beverages industry

Unlike BHO and THC distillates, nanoemulsion could help create THC or CBD infused beverages optimized for recreational drinking and pharmaceutical use. With the recreational cannabis beverage industry on the rise, nanoemulsion-infused beverages are leading to the development of drinkable cannabis products that are both potent and fast acting. Beverage companies using nanoemulsions have begun popping […]

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // China Cashes In on the Cannabis Boom (New York Times) // CBD shortage: Retailers struggle to keep cannabis extract on shelves (CTV News) // Curaleaf Enters Ohio Medical Cannabis Market With $20 Million Acquisition (New Cannabis Ventures) These headlines are […]

Health professionals wary of medicinal cannabis misuse and adverse effects

An analysis of published studies gauging attitudes to medicinal cannabis has found that while health professionals are broadly supportive, they feel they lack clinical and legislative knowledge, and their greatest concerns are the psychiatric harm that may be caused to patients and misuse by recreational drug users. Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good […]

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New UW clinical trial testing effect of marijuana on autism

Can marijuana treat autism? A new clinical trial is looking to see if cannabidiol (CBD) gel is a safe and effective method of treating Fragile X syndrome, a type of autism linked to deficiencies in the endocannabinoid system, which controls emotional responses, behavioral reactivity to context, and social interaction. Autism, or more technically referred to […]

New Zealand referendum to contain legalising cannabis

“Having the proposed law developed and released ahead of the referendum is key,” Voters will have the chance to say yes or no to legalising cannabis at the 2020 election, based on draft legislation to be drawn up beforehand. Cabinet ministers have agreed the referendum will be binding, based on agreement by all three governing […]

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April medical marijuana sales top $18M in Oklahoma

Oklahoma tax officials say medical marijuana sales topped $18 million last month, marking the seventh straight month of growth for the new industry. The Oklahoma Tax Commission reported Monday the state collected more than $1.2 million in April from the 7% excise tax on marijuana that is in addition to state and local sales tax […]

This is Product Earth by PSY-23

2017 also proved to be a challenge as they were unable to get the contract renewed at Peterborough Arena Having been involved in the wider UK market for almost 20 years, and in that time working on various projects, James Watson started getting involved in the cannabis industry circa 2001 when he launched a company […]

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NZ Govt Press Release On Cannabis Referendum “New Zealanders to make the decision in cannabis referendum”

7 MAY 2019 New Zealanders to make the decision in cannabis referendum HON ANDREW LITTLE Justice The Government has announced details of how New Zealanders will choose whether or not to legalise and regulate cannabis, said Justice Minister Andrew Little. The Coalition Government is committed to a health-based approach to drugs, to minimise harm and […]

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Texas Legislature Takes Small Steps Towards Broader Medical Cannabis Regulation

 Monday night, the Texas House gave initial passage to a bill to legalize broader use of medical marijuana.  House Bill 1365, by state Representative Eddie Lucio, D-Brownsville, would expand the state’s extremely narrow rules to allow doctors to prescribe low-THC cannabis to patients with cancer, autism, post-traumatic stress disorder, severe pain and nausea, muscular dystrophy, […]

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Within the construction industry as their overdraft

Within the construction industry as their overdraft January 22, 2016 Posted by: Admin Category: Funding trends, Uncategorized No Comments The new wordpress theme called Consulting WP has been lauded by critics for its presentation. The theme is made by Style Mix Themes, who have been key players in the theme industry for a long time. […]

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Strategic and commercial approach with issues

Strategic and commercial approach with issues January 22, 2016 Posted by: Admin Category: Finance & accounting, Uncategorized No Comments Many businesses, large and small, have a huge source of great ideas that can help them improve, innovate, and grow, and yet so many of these companies never think of using this amazing corporate asset. What […]

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Seven weeks working ‘pro bono’ with a charity

Seven weeks working ‘pro bono’ with a charity January 22, 2016 Posted by: Admin Category: Business plans, Uncategorized No Comments Many businesses, large and small, have a huge source of great ideas that can help them improve, innovate, and grow, and yet so many of these companies never think of using this amazing corporate asset. […]

Retail banks wake up to digital lending this year

The new wordpress theme called Consulting WP has been lauded by critics for its presentation. The theme is made by Style Mix Themes, who have been key players in the theme industry for a long time. People were excited to see what they would come up with next; their specialty has always been designing industry […]

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A digital prescription for the pharma industry

A digital prescription for the pharma industry January 22, 2016 Posted by: Admin Category: Business plans, Uncategorized No Comments Many businesses, large and small, have a huge source of great ideas that can help them improve, innovate, and grow, and yet so many of these companies never think of using this amazing corporate asset. What […]

Impact of Medical Cannabis on Patient-Reported Symptoms for Patients With Cancer Enrolled in Minnesota’s Medical Cannabis Program

Impact of Medical Cannabis on Patient-Reported Symptoms for Patients With Cancer Enrolled in Minnesota’s Medical Cannabis Program Abstract PURPOSE: Minnesota’s medical cannabis program is unique, in that it routinely collects patient-reported scores on symptoms. This article focuses on changes in symptom severity reported by patients with cancer during their first 4 months of program participation. MATERIALS AND […]

Weed hangovers: How to Cure It

People smoke marijuana for many reasons – some use it as drugs, others smoke cannabis to feel good, ease tension and boredom, escape depression and life’s problems, or seek deeper insights for creativity. However, when smokers consume too much marijuana, they begin to experience weed hangovers. Although many people think hangovers are a perfect myth […]

Bill Murray’s Stance on Marijuana by Christine Sclafani | TNMNews Canabis Culture

Bill Murray and Weed Listen to Christine talk about Bill Murray’s AMA on Reddit about the war on drugs and his stance on marijuana legalization. Check out the list of Celebrity cannabis advocates on our instagram account. Click here https://www.instagram.com/nationalmjn… You can follow Christine at https://www.instagram.com/culture.tnm… Transcription: Hey everyone, it’s Christine Sclafani again to provide […]

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The High Life

Sixty-five years after he smoked his first joint, Willie Nelson is America’s most legendary stoner and a walking testament to the power of weed. It may have even saved his life. Willie Nelson is sitting on a couch at his home, a modest cabin that overlooks his 700 acres of gorgeous Texas Hill Country, when […]

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Curaleaf in Record $1 Billion Deal for Cannabis Oil Company

Curaleaf said Wednesday it will buy cannabis oil company Cura Partners for $1 billion, the largest acquisition to date in the legal marijuana industry and a sign of how quickly the budding sector is maturing. Combined, the companies generated total revenue of about $200 million last year. That would make it the largest cannabis company […]

Texas House passes bill to dramatically expand state’s medical marijuana law – Dallas News

Texas House passes bill to dramatically expand state’s medical marijuana law  Dallas News Texas House passes bill to vastly expand access to medical cannabis  The Texas Tribune Texas House Votes To Expand State’s Medical Marijuana Program  Marijuana Moment Texas House to Vote on Medical Cannabis Expansion  Spectrum News Texas House Votes For More Access To Medical Marijuana  CBS Dallas / […]

Texas House passes bill to vastly expand access to medical cannabis – The Texas Tribune

Texas House passes bill to vastly expand access to medical cannabis  The Texas Tribune Texas House to Vote on Medical Cannabis Expansion  Spectrum News House approves bill to make more Texans eligible for medical cannabis  Austin American-Statesman Texas House passes bill to dramatically expand state’s medical marijuana law  Dallas News View full coverage on Google News Go to Source […]

Texas House Votes To Expand State’s Medical Marijuana Program – Marijuana Moment

Texas House Votes To Expand State’s Medical Marijuana Program  Marijuana Moment Texas House Votes to Significantly Expand Medical Marijuana Law  The Texas Observer Texas House passes bill to vastly expand access to medical cannabis  The Texas Tribune Texas House passes bill to dramatically expand state’s medical marijuana law  Dallas News Texas House to Vote on Medical Cannabis Expansion  Spectrum News […]

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Cracking Down On Compliance

MARGOLIN & LAWRENCE  APRIL 30, 2019   Operational compliance has become paramount to the success of many cannabis businesses following new state regulations that went into effect earlier this year.  For others, non-compliance has been a great downfall. Following the legalization of commercial cannabis, the state of California hastily drafted and passed emergency regulations which […]

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How Risk Management Can Make Marijuana Businesses Bulletproof (or at Least Bullet Resistant)

Steve Schain GUEST WRITER Senior Attorney to Hoban Law Group Envision managing the risk of a volatile, staggeringly lucrative, 100 percent federally illegal enterprise. Toss in ridiculously inconsistent federal, state and local regulations, insanely evolving technologies and efficiencies, and an industry-wide disinclination to ever “play by the rules.” However, when armed with decent risk management […]

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Marketing Matters: More… On The Art Of Branding & Identity

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Glenn Johnson PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT I’d like to take the opportunity to continue with the Marketing/Branding points brought up in my previous column in the Brand Identity Infographic and focus on a few points related to the look/feel and mission/vision […]

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Seyfarth Shaw Publish Update On Trademarks & Hemp In The USA (6 May 2019)

By Becki Lee on May 6, 2019 POSTED IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY Regular readers will recall that in March we blogged about cannabis-related trademarks.  We now have an update: On May 2, 2019, the USPTO distributed an Examination Guide updating their practices after passage of the 2018 Farm Bill on December 20, 2018. The Farm Bill removes “hemp” from the definition of “marijuana” […]

With Legalization Stalled, Can New Jersey Salvage MMJ Reforms?

Patient advocates hope to pass a bill to reform the state’s terrible medical marijuana system, with or without adult-use legalization. The post With Legalization Stalled, Can New Jersey Salvage MMJ Reforms? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Sara Brittany Somerset Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Ken Harrower : Disabled Ontario Man Launches Human Rights Challenge

Ontario’s current system forces him to access unlicensed retailers, chew raw cannabis or seek out gluten-free edibles TORONTO, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ – On Wednesday, May 1, 2019 – exactly one month after cannabis retailers were instructed to open their doors in Ontario – Ken Harrower, a wheelchair-bound disabled man from Toronto with several medical conditions, […]

Canopy Growth is burning cash

Why would anyone want to be a shareholder in Canopy Growth Corporation? Canada’s licensed commercial cannabis producers are losing bucketloads of cash, and Canopy Growth is no exception. Last year, they burned through 70 million dollars! Of course, their gross profit was $74 million. But cash flow is the important financial statement here. Canopy could […]

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Geocann Launches Cannabidiol (CBD) Soft Gel Formulations Utilizing Patented Drug Delivery Technology

Condition-specific portfolio showcases cannabis industry first-to-market milestones, including clinically measured bioavailability and science-backed cannabinoid and terpene ratios FORT COLLINS, Colo. – May 6, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Geocann is proud to announce that the company has successfully commercialized the first formulation in a robust portfolio of CBD soft gel products that utilize the multi-patented VESIsorb® delivery […]

Illinois’ New Legalization Bill Looks Pretty Rad

Gov. JB Pritzker’s Senate Bill 7 would grant broad personal freedoms and learns the lessons of past legalization. The post Illinois’ New Legalization Bill Looks Pretty Rad appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: David Downs Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…