After Budget Setback, What’s Next for Legalization in New York?

Advocates wanted equity measures. Companies wanted to jump the line. Rural counties wanted to opt out. In the end, nobody got anything. Maybe slowing down isn’t the worst thing. The post After Budget Setback, What’s Next for Legalization in New York? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Max Savage Levenson Puffin’ On Some […]

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CPA Firm – Cannabis Perception

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: “Jordan Zoot.  “aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s” PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT   Cannabis CPA CPA Firm – Cannabis Perception – just when you think the world has changed, it can still kick you in the chops. We lost a client this weekend specifically due […]

CBD Oil Benefits and Uses

When it comes to Cannabidiol [CBD], there is a lot of confusion about what it is, its uses, and even how it affects the body.   CBD (cannabidiol), a compound found in hemp or marijuana plants has been confirmed to affect the endocannabinoid system in reducing pain and treat a variety of other symptoms and […]

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California Cannabis Deliveries May Soon Change, Again

For a few moments there, it seemed like the California cannabis delivery companies could deliver anywhere in the state—even to cities that said no. It now looks like that may not be allowed. In January 2019, the California Bureau of Cannabis Control (“BCC”)—which regulates cannabis delivery companies—issued Rule 5416(d), which says that “A delivery employee […]

Clinical endocannabinoid deficiency (CECD) revisited: can this concept explain the therapeutic benefits of cannabis in migraine, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome and other treatment-resistant conditions?

Clinical endocannabinoid deficiency (CECD) revisited: can this concept explain the therapeutic benefits of cannabis in migraine, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome and other treatment-resistant conditions? Abstract OBJECTIVES: Ethan B. Russo’s paper of December 1, 2003 explored the concept of a clinical endocannabinoid deficiency (CECD) underlying the pathophysiology of migraine, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome and other functional conditions […]

What’s the Deal with the Third Cannabis Species?

Right now, there are more than 1,000 strains of marijuana available on the commercial market alone. A figure which doesn’t take into account the many thousands of DIY hybrids doing the rounds in recreational and medical circles worldwide. Of these thousands of cannabis strains, the overwhelming majority belong to just two primary cannabis species: Cannabis […]

Chronic Cooking: Get Baked with Banana Bread

When it comes to cannabis-infused baked goods, cookies and brownies are perhaps the most famous, but have you ever had banana bread that can get you high? Chronic Cooking host Craig Ex calls banana bread “quite possibly the best baked good there is” and it’s hard to argue with that because it’s delicious. Everyone has […]

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Meet the Woman Behind Willie Nelson’s Cannabis Company

Few musicians have the cannabis cachet of avid toker Willie Nelson. The country music star’s Willie’s Reserve has been a big hit, with his branded joints, buds and an ever-growing list of infused products finding their way into dispensaries around Colorado and beyond. Instead of tethering the brand to one supplier, Willie’s Reserve partners with […]

Is Raw Cannabis Beneficial and How Does it Work?

In recent years, a lot of people have been advocating the use of raw cannabis for medicinal purposes on the premise that the active chemical compounds in the raw plant have unique health benefits. Smoking, vaping, edibles, topicals and high-concentrated oils like RSO all incorporate the process of decarboxylation, which is achieved by applying heat […]

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Essential Cannabis Growing Supplies

Whether testing out your green thumb in an outdoor cannabis garden or an indoor grow room, there are a few basic supplies every marijuana grower needs. From seeds and clones to the perfect environment, even the most basic cannabis grows require a few must-haves if you’re going to produce those tasty, dank buds you’ve been […]

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Medical Cannabis for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia

Cannabinoids inhibit human keratinocyte proliferation through a non-CB1/CB2 mechanism and have a potential therapeutic value in the treatment of psoriasis Abstract BACKGROUND: Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain syndrome, characterized by chronic musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, and mood disturbances. There are nearly no data on the effect of medical cannabis (MC) treatment on patients with fibromyalgia. METHODS: Data were obtained from the registries […]

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Curio Files Suit Against Maryland’s Medical Cannabis Commission

Maryland licensed producer Curio Wellness has filed a lawsuit in an effort to prevent the state Medical Cannabis Commission from awarding additional cultivation licenses in an effort to foster more minority participation in the state’s industry, the Baltimore Sun reports. The company argues that the commission is violating its own rules by soliciting applications without first completing […]

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Japanese Officials Approve Epidiolex For Clinical Trials

The trials, to be tightly controlled in a hospital environment, are exempted from Japan’s Cannabis Control Act, which bans cannabis compounds generally. Epidiolex, manufactured by UK-based GW Pharmaceutical, was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration last year. Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare officials recently announced the trials during a meeting of the Okinawa-Northern Task […]

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Beware China Cannabis / Hemp Stocks

Caixin reports…….Shares of Chinese companies linked to cannabis-growing plunged Thursday after the exchange asked several companies to disclose progress on industrial cannabis projects. More than 20 cannabis-related stocks fell by the 10% daily limit Thursday after a rally since the start of this year boosted stocks that are even remotely linked to the plant, which […]

Study: Washington Teens Not Using More Marijuana Following Legalization

The legalization of marijuana in Washington State is not associated with an increase in marijuana use by most teens, according to a study published in The Journal of Adolescent Health. For the study researchers from Washington State University, the University of Massachusetts, and the Colorado School of Public Health assessed trends in teen marijuana use and employment in the years […]

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Seth Rogen launches cannabis brand, Houseplant, with Canopy Growth

Actor Seth Rogen and screenwriter Evan Goldberg are both getting into the cannabis business with the announcement of their own cannabis brand, Houseplant. The brand will work in collaboration with cannabis giant Canopy Growth, using the company’s facilities to produce its own strains and its distribution capabilities. Related Martha Stewart and Canopy Growth announce partnership […]

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Manzuri Law Blog Post: The Cannabis Advisory Committee: Going from Puppeteering to Action

BLOG POST Authored By: An-Chi Tsou An-Chi Tsou is the principal at Tsou Consulting, LLC, specializing in state and local regulatory and legislative compliance, guidance, and advocacy. Prior to opening her own firm, she was appointed as Senior Policy Advisor at the Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulation, where she developed regulations and negotiated with stakeholders […]

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More Legal Cannabis Needed to Break Black Market: Province

But Health Canada pushes back against notion of a national cannabis shortage. Shutting down the marijuana black market will require more legal cannabis and more licensed producers, according to the provincial bureaucrat who works on Manitoba’s cannabis strategy. “Breaking the black market is a key aspect of legalization,” said Michael Legary, a senior project manager […]

WEEDS Homegrown Artshow – “Out and About”

Check out Craig Ex at the WEEDS Homegrown Artshow last week at 1350 William St. in East Vancouver. Featuring a ton of expertly-made glass, visual art, and glass-blowing demos, it was a trippy feast for the senses- and did I mention there was a dab bar, too? Click here to watch video. Not only was […]

Local Laws Cut Cannabis Access for California Retirement Community

When the City of Laguna Woods banned cannabis businesses from operating in city limits, they left a lot of local retirees who depend on cannabis cut off. We visited the retirement community to learn about how that impact is being felt. The post Local Laws Cut Cannabis Access for California Retirement Community appeared first on […]

Montreal-based Great White North Growers Obtains Three Cannabis Licenses

MONTREAL (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Great White North Growers Inc. (GWNG) a new producer of premium medical and recreational cannabis, is pleased to announce that it has received three licenses from Health Canada for Cultivation, Processing and Medical Sales. This is extremely timely, as Quebec currently represents only 8.6% (14 of 163 Licensed Producers) in Canada-despite […]

The Roll-Up #80: New York’s Last Stand

Legalization stumbles at the finish in NY and NJ. Also, CBD invades the malls of America and an Australian artist wants to carve a 50-foot wooden bong. The post The Roll-Up #80: New York’s Last Stand appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Podcasts Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Cannabis-derived Epidiolex cleared for clinical trials in Japan for Dravet, Lennox-Gastaut Syndromes

In a departure from general government policy, Japan has approved the cannabis compound Epidiolex for clinical trials in epileptic patients with Dravet and Lennox-Gastaut syndromes. Although the country prohibits cannabis-based agents overall, tightly monitored hospital trials are exempt from its Cannabis Control Act. Epidiolex is a plant-derived cannabidiol (CBD) which does not have the mind-altering effects characteristic […]

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R.I. demand for medical marijuana skyrocketing

While state lawmakers consider legalizing recreational pot this year, sales of medical marijuana continue to hit new highs. The reason isn’t just that more people are ailing, state regulators say. The state’s three medical marijuana dispensaries are on pace to sell about $56 million worth of medicinal pot in fiscal 2019, said Norman Birenbaum, the […]

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26 million epilepsy patients could benefit from medical marijuana

Epilepsy has been around for thousands of years, but doctors still don’t have a reliable medication for it, writes James McClure. In fact, roughly 30-40 percent of today’s epilepsy patients don’t respond to traditional medications, according to Dr. Amza Ali – a neurologist and neurophysiologist who specializes in epilepsy.  Based on that percentage, approximately 26 million […]

Firms looking to invest big money in Colorado’s hemp industry

Charles Wellso described his early days of analyzing investment opportunities in the hemp industry as being like peering into a koi pond. The water was uncrowded. You could follow each fish and get an idea where it might be headed. Flash forward to 2019. In its 2018 farm bill, Congress reclassified the hemp plant from […]

Effect of adding medical cannabis to analgesic treatment in patients with low back pain related to fibromyalgia: an observational cross-over single centre study

Effect of adding medical cannabis to analgesic treatment in patients with low back pain related to fibromyalgia: an observational cross-over single centre study Abstract OBJECTIVES: Low back pain (LBP) occurs in many patients with fibromyalgia (FM). The current study aimed to assess the possible pain and function amelioration associated with medical cannabis therapy (MCT) in this setting. METHODS: 31 patients […]

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Chad West Law Firm Reports On The More Promising Bills From The Texas 2019 Session

Chad West March 27, 2019 https://www.chadwestlaw.com/blog/promising-marijuana-and-cannabis-bills-2019-session/ Texas could make meaningful progress on marijuana-related bills by the end of the 2019 legislative session. Texas is nowhere close to doing what 10 other states have done – legalizing small amounts of marijuana for recreational use.  However, the Lone Star State could make significant progress toward expanding the […]

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LA Mayor, Garcetti , Wants More Police & Enforcement To Shut Down Unlicensed “Dispensaries”

Reason report Wednesday, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said he may ask for an increase in police and enforcement funding to shut down all the unlicensed, illegally operating pot shops in the city. Why would a city that has legalized recreational marijuana consider a potential tenfold jump in police spending—from $3 million to $30 million—aimed at prosecuting […]

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House Financial Services Committee voted 45 to 15 to advance SAFE legislation to full body.

Tom Angell writes for Forbes Following multiple days of lengthy debate and consideration of several amendments, the House Financial Services Committee voted 45 to 15 to advance the legislation to the full body. Floor action has not yet been scheduled, but cannabis reform advocates are hopeful that the committee approval of the banking bill is a sign Democrats are ready to […]

Watch This: Our Favorite Stoned Memories From ‘Broad City’

Since ‘Broad City’ aired over five years ago, we’ve watched Abbi and Ilana share bowls, joints, and bongs all over New York City, but the show has done so much more than make us laugh. The post Watch This: Our Favorite Stoned Memories From ‘Broad City’ appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Elizabeth […]

The Week in Weed: March 29, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. No news is big news this week, as New Jersey failed to pass legislation legalizing recreational marijuana.  You’re spoiled for choice when it comes to news coverage; see for example, here, here and here. It’s not just […]

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Green Light Law Updates Latest From Oregon’s OLCC

Here’s Brads’ report which can be found at source at http://portlandmarijuanaattorneys.com/2019/03/25/2019-olcc-updates/   On Friday March 22, 2019, I attended the State of the Cannabis Industry event along with other members of the Green Light team.  The featured speakers included, Danica Hibpshman, OLCC Director of Licensing, Madeleine Cane, OLCC Marijuana Program Coordinator, Anthony Geltosky, OLCC’s only […]

Marijuana banking bill headed to full U.S. House

DENVER — Legislation that would provide federal protection for financial institutions that serve state-authorized marijuana and ancillary businesses passed a U.S. House committee on Thursday. The House Financial Services Committee voted 45-15 to advance the bill after amending it to include provisions to provide a safe harbor for insurance companies and improve access to financial […]

LA Could Spend Millions to Tackle Illegal Cannabis Market

Industry officials welcomed the plan. By some estimates, up to 80% of the sales in the state still are under the table, snatching profits from legal storefronts. The post LA Could Spend Millions to Tackle Illegal Cannabis Market appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

Big Data is Getting Even Bigger in the Cannabis Industry

They say knowledge is power. Although data and knowledge may be slightly different, within the cannabis industry, it is data that is powering the future. Two recent high-profile partnerships are highlighting the value of accurate consumer insights for cannabis businesses. One partnership involves Headset, a cannabis data analytics firm, and Nielsen, the most recognized name […]

Can You Donate or Receive a Kidney If You Use Cannabis?

Despite the incredible need for donor organs, recipients and donors who are also cannabis consumers have traditionally been turned away, but new research and state legislatures are changing that. The post Can You Donate or Receive a Kidney If You Use Cannabis? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Jacqueline Havelka Puffin’ On Some […]

These New LEDs May Be the Future for Growing Marijuana

LEDs have proven to be more efficient for growing marijuana for years. Can this new kind of LED make growing cheaper and more efficient? The post These New LEDs May Be the Future for Growing Marijuana appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Thomas Valentine Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

NEW STUDY: Marijuana Use During Pregnancy Increases Risk of Psychosis

A new study published yesterday in the journal JAMA Psychiatry found that marijuana use during pregnancy can increase the risk in unborn children developing psychosis later in life. This revelation poses yet another reason the reported recent 75% increase in marijuana use during pregnancy is so concerning. “While the pot industry has been caught recommending […]

Successful Propagation Starts With Creating the Right Environment

All growing begins with propagation. Strong, healthy seedlings and clones determine whether a crop will become a record-breaker or a disappointment. Successful propagation starts with creating the right environment—using the appropriate lights, achieving the right air temperature and humidity, and feeding young plants correctly. Seedlings and clones don’t require a lot of light; the output […]

Finding the Right Counsel: One Size Rarely Fits All

If you’re reading this, you most likely already have a lawyer, should be looking for one, or are experiencing a combination of the two. I cannot tell you how many times I’ve heard the words “we’re not ready for that” or “we know what we need to get done,” only to watch as a budding […]

Enough Talk! Congress Takes Action on Key Cannabis Legislation

Congress made progress on two of the most prominent cannabis reform bills this week, setting up key votes that could greenlight cannabis banking and OK state-level legalization. The post Enough Talk! Congress Takes Action on Key Cannabis Legislation appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Bruce Barcott Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis Legalization in New Jersey Goes Back to Drawing Board

The effort to to legalize marijuana in New Jersey ground to a halt March 25 when Senate President Stephen Sweeney decided there wasn’t enough votes to pass Senate Bill 2703. “It’s really more of a pause than a defeat,” says William Caruso, a lawyer at Archer & Greiner PC and a member of New Jersey United […]

Jared Polis and Colorado Cannabis: An Overview

Colorado recently inaugurated Jared Polis as its 43rd Governor. Previously, Polis served the state in Congress for ten years before setting his sights on succeeding Governor John Hickenlooper. Governor Polis’ election victory and subsequent inauguration may be heralded for its historic milestone: the country’s first openly gay Governor. While unquestionably a momentous movement for LGBTQ […]

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Premier Health signs agreement with CB2 Insights to integrate medical cannabis clinical decision support tool

Read full article here. Premier Health Group (CSE: PHGI, OTCQB: PHGRF, Frankfurt: 6PH), a Company focused on developing innovative approaches that combine human skill-based expertise with emerging technologies for the healthcare industry, is pleased to announce it has initiated integration of CB2 Insights’ (CSE:CBII) medical cannabis Clinical Decision Support (CDS) tool. The agreement will give […]

Strain Report – Dutch Passion – Frisian Duck

The stealth cannabis variety that hides itself Frisian Duck is a specially developed cannabis variety which grows with webbed leaves making it very difficult to identify. It was made by crossing Frisian Dew, an outdoor bestseller, together with a special cultivar of Ducksfoot. The result is Frisian Duck, it is tough enough to cope with […]

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Cannabis in sport: a friend or a foe?

The Cannabis Act could lift the lid on research into cannabis as a performance-enhancing drug now that more athletes are opening up about using cannabis in sport. The medical effects of cannabis in sport and exercise are largely unknown. Given developing attitudes towards the drug and change in legislation in many different countries, it is […]

House Financial Services Committee Approves Marijuana Banking Bill

Today, the House Financial Services Committee approved H.R. 1595, the SAFE Act, a bill that would grant the marijuana industry access to the federal banking system and open the doors to Wall Street investment. SAM president Dr. Kevin Sabet released the following statement in response: “This bill, the ‘UN-SAFE Act,’ fails to do the very […]

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Cannabis Agency Litigation: Free Webinar April 23

Those who have been running businesses in the cannabis industry for years, as well as those that are working hard to become licensed, know it is not a simple task to stay in compliance with state and local regulations. The complexity of such regulations can cause businesses to inadvertently make mistakes, which can lead to […]

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Could marijuana help treat Tourette syndrome? Researchers at University of Sydney investigate

An Australian medical research company is teaming up with a University of Sydney research fund to perform clinical trials to investigate if medical cannabis could be a potential treatment for individuals with Tourette syndrome. Wesley Medical Research in Brisbane will receive cannabis “facilitation” from University of Sydney’s Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics with Bod Australia, […]

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Aurora Cannabis and CanniMed Therapeutics introduce Product Identification Numbers (PINs) to medical cannabis products

Read full article here. – Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX: ACB) (NYSE: ACB) announced today that the Company and its wholly-owned subsidiary CanniMed Therapeutics, have added product information numbers (PINs) to 78 medical cannabis products to better facilitate and track insurance coverage for their Canadian patients. The products that received PINs include dried flower, capsules, soft […]

Legal hemp, pot’s look-alike, creates quandary for police

PORTLAND, Ore. — Federal legalization of hemp arrived in the U.S. late last year and expanded an industry already booming because of the skyrocketing popularity of CBDs, a compound in hemp that many see as a health aid. But now, just a few months after Congress placed the marijuana look-alike squarely in safe legal territory, […]

Cannabis and intractable chronic pain: an explorative retrospective analysis of Italian cohort of 614 patients

Cannabis and intractable chronic pain: an explorative retrospective analysis of Italian cohort of 614 patients Abstract BACKGROUND: Despite growing interest in the therapeutic use of cannabis to manage chronic pain, only limited data that address these issues are available. In recent years, a number of nations have introduced specific laws to allow patients to use cannabis preparations to treat a variety […]

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Thursday 28 March – State By State Digest: Connecticut, Florida, Guam, Iowa, Minnesota, New Jersey, Texas, West Virginia

CONNECTICUT Connecticut Committee Advances Cannabis Legalization FLORIDA Florida Ag Committee Advances Industrial Hemp Bill   GUAM Guam Becomes First U.S. Territory To Send Marijuana Legalization To Governor In 2019 Guam Becomes First U.S. Territory To Send Marijuana Legalization To Governor In 2019   IOWA Iowa House passes bill making some changes to medical cannabis law […]

High Times Honors ‘100 Most Influential People in Cannabis’

Long before cannabis was a semi-legal commodity, High Times magazine served as the de facto voice of the band of non-conformists and anti-establishment social warriors who populated an underground industry. Reporting about the people, plants, and policies important to growers, sellers, and users, the magazine gained legendary status. In 1988, High Times hosted the first […]

Study: CBD May be Effective in the Treatment of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

According to a new study being published by the journal Brain Research, and epublished online by the National Institute of Health,  cannabidiol (CBD) ” may be effective in the treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy “. “Most diabetic patients describe moderate to severe pain symptoms whose pharmacological treatment is palliative and poorly effective”, states the study’s […]

Iowa legislators may lift 3% THC potency cap for medical cannabis – Marijuana Business Daily

Iowa legislators may lift 3% THC potency cap for medical cannabis  Marijuana Business Daily THE LATEST: More limited Georgia medical marijuana sales bill advances  Atlanta Journal Constitution N.J. medical marijuana expansion bill is named after their late son. Now they’re ‘frustrated’ leaders delayed a vote because of legal weed.  NJ.com Iowa House tweaks medical marijuana law  Quad City Times […]

David Klein is Full of (CBD-Infused) Beans

David Klein loves jellybeans. He also loves life, being an entrepreneur, and talking to people. He started out in wholesale nuts in 1974 but, even though he’s been out of the candy business for more than twenty years, his true love is jelly beans. It’s been decades longer than that since Klein founded iconic confectionery […]

Outgoing FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb Speaks Up About CBD

Outgoing FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb sat down with C-SPAN recently and spoke to Bloomberg News Health Policy Reporter, Anna Edney. When she mentioned CBD and that it probably “wouldn’t be done” before Gottlieb left his position, he said no…and that it wasn’t likely to be done before the next guy leaves either.   So, what […]

Creator of Jelly Belly Releases CBD Jelly Beans

The inventor of the incredibly popular Jelly Belly jelly beans has released a new jelly bean infused with CBD. David Klein is a successful Candy innovator who created the iconic Jelly Belly brand in 1976. He sold the brand in 1980 and continued to make candy afterward. His new confection, called Spectrum Jelly Beans, are […]

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(That’s right) You must choose brothers, you must choose.

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Rob Hendrix, Cannabis Consulting Nationwide LLC PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Rob Hendrix writes on the choices communities must undertake in regulated states with regard to regulation or a thriving black market. There is no in between. To paraphrase brother Wayne Kramer and […]

THE LATEST: More limited Georgia medical marijuana sales bill advances – Atlanta Journal Constitution

THE LATEST: More limited Georgia medical marijuana sales bill advances  Atlanta Journal Constitution West Virginia governor signs medical marijuana banking bill  Marijuana Business Daily N.J. medical marijuana expansion bill is named after their late son. Now they’re ‘frustrated’ leaders delayed a vote because of legal weed.  NJ.com West Virginia medical marijuana banking bill becomes law  JURIST Iowa House tweaks […]

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25th Annual 4/20 Protest Set to Bloom In the Legal Cannabis Desert

CANNABIS CULTURE – It’s been six-months since the Canadian Liberal Government imposed their exclusionary legalization plan. Six months, and Canada remains a legal cannabis desert. Even worse, ethically run, job-providing dispensaries have been forced to close nationwide while well-connected licensed producers have come nowhere near supplying the medical market, let alone the recreational one. What […]

McMaster University launches Science of Cannabis program

HAMILTON, ON, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ – McMaster University Continuing Education opened enrolment today for its new Science of Cannabis program – one of the first post-secondary programs in the country focused on the scientific study of cannabis and its therapeutic applications, risks and harms. In partnership with the Peter Boris Centre for Addictions Research and the […]

Civilized Acquires “The 420 Games” & Rebrands to “Civilized Games”

Acquisition marks lifestyle brand’s continued growth in cannabis events and experiences LOS ANGELES and SAINT JOHN, NB, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ – Civilized Worldwide Inc. (“Civilized”), the leading cannabis lifestyle brand and media company, announced on Mar. 25 that it has completed its acquisition of The 420 Games, North America’s only events company that shines […]

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Why Do Canadians Hate to Buy Marijuana Online?

Quebec started legalization with only a dozen cannabis stores to serve the whole province — or one for every 700,000 people. So Quebecers who wanted to buy legal weed had a choice. They could try to use the few stores, lining up in the cold and sometimes travelling long distances. (Major centres like Gatineau and […]

Cannabis Politics Isn’t Just Red States vs. Blue States Anymore

Legalization has traveled a route that looks, from a distance, like the red-and-blue maps that frame many a US political conversation. But look closer, and the trend isn’t so clear. The post Cannabis Politics Isn’t Just Red States vs. Blue States Anymore appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On […]

N.J. medical marijuana expansion bill is named after their late son. Now they’re ‘frustrated’ leaders delayed a vote because of legal weed. – NJ.com

N.J. medical marijuana expansion bill is named after their late son. Now they’re ‘frustrated’ leaders delayed a vote because of legal weed.  NJ.com West Virginia governor signs medical marijuana banking bill  Marijuana Business Daily West Virginia medical marijuana banking bill becomes law  JURIST Iowa House tweaks medical marijuana law  Quad City Times Georgia medical marijuana bill clears Senate committee […]

Take it to the Limit

As more states legalize medicinal and recreational marijuana use, the conversation about how to manage Driving Under the Influence (DUI) laws has become increasingly prevalent– in legal, law enforcement, prosecution, and government circles, amongst others. There is no presumptive legal limit for THC levels in connection with driving under the influence in most states at […]

West Virginia governor signs medical marijuana banking bill – Marijuana Business Daily

West Virginia governor signs medical marijuana banking bill  Marijuana Business Daily THE LATEST: More limited Georgia medical marijuana sales bill advances  Atlanta Journal Constitution N.J. medical marijuana expansion bill is named after their late son. Now they’re ‘frustrated’ leaders delayed a vote because of legal weed.  NJ.com West Virginia medical marijuana banking bill becomes law  JURIST Iowa House tweaks […]

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Seth Rogen Launching Houseplant, His Own Cannabis Brand

Pineapple Express star Seth Rogen and screenwriter Evan Goldberg have teamed up with Canopy Growth Corp. to launch a Toronto-based Canadian cannabis brand called Houseplant. The Vancouver-born actor and the Canadian screenwriter with whom Rogen collaborated on the stoner film co-founded the Toronto-based company along with “other great friends and colleagues.” “We have been working […]

The Driving Range: Is It Worth the High?

Want to practice your swing without throwing your clubs in the lake? Dante Jordan finds out if going to the driving range is worth the high. The post The Driving Range: Is It Worth the High? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Dante Jordan Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis Medicine at home Kitchen Cannabis Oil by Nugs & Nurse Tori

To make very high quality oil safely in the comfort of one’s own kitchen is quite simple and inexpensive. While Cannabis Medicine steadily gains acceptance as a legitimate treatment option for some of the World’s most devastating diseases, and we collectively inch closer toward the end of prohibition, one would assume accessibility to clean, consistent […]

Cannabis Medicine at home by Nugs & Nurse Tori

The following recipe makes a wonderfully pure infusion suitable for oral ingestion straight out of the jar. One of the most usable forms of Cannabis Medicine is an infused oil or fat. Not all dietary fats available for infusion are created equally based upon the body’s ability to break down and metabolize. Most dietary fats […]

Expert Joints LIVE on CLN – Jokin N Tokin

Join Craig Ex Thursday at 4:20pm PT from #Studio710 jokin and tokin for another episode of ExpertJoints LIVE!  This week Craig welcomes comedian Andrew Packer of Jokes N Tokes & the Joker Broker Podcast to the show. Tha Big Puffa brings the tunes for Dab Time, as Craig goes Out & About at the Weeds Homegrown […]

Grow Report – TGA Genetics – Locomotion by Ocanabis

I had a feeling in my bones this would be some interesting terpene profiles LOCOMOTION is a line created by Odie Diesel of Home Grown Natural Wonders – a division of TGA Genetics. I’ve always loved trying out new lines from TGA: with every new creation comes a plethora of new flavors and experiences to […]

Exciting Times Ahead: New Blog Coming Soon

Dear Sensi Seeds blog readers, How are you? It’s been a while since we wrote to you. We think you’ve probably noticed. So we wanted to explain the lack of recent blog posts, and prepare you for what’s coming next. Simply put, there’s a lot going on at Sensi Seeds HQ at the moment! There’s […]

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Ignite International Announces The Hire Of Curtis Heffernan As New SVP, Global Head of Sales

LOS ANGELES, CA – March 27, 2019 – As a highly experienced consumer goods sales and revenue executive with a career spanning nearly 25 years, Mr. Heffernan joins Ignite with a deep understanding of global sales, trade marketing, business development and high-level packaged goods management experience. At Ignite, Mr. Heffernan will oversee all sales activities and fully […]

Can medicinal cannabis treat the tics in Tourette syndrome?

“This clinical trial could have a major impact and greatly improve the lives of those living with Tourette syndrome.” A pioneering clinical trial investigating medicinal cannabis as a potential treatment for people living with Tourette syndrome will be conducted by Wesley Medical Research, with the cannabis supply facilitated by Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics at […]

The Endogenous Cannabinoid System: A Budding Source of Targets for Treating Inflammatory and Neuropathic Pain

The Endogenous Cannabinoid System: A Budding Source of Targets for Treating Inflammatory and Neuropathic Pain Abstract A great need exists for the development of new medications to treat pain resulting from various disease states and types of injury. Given that the endogenous cannabinoid (that is, endocannabinoid) system modulates neuronal and immune cell function, both of […]

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Could Liberia Be Producing Legal Cannabis Next?

Front Page Africa Online Reports…. How Liberia Could Benefit Liberia, a country with a tropical climate and rich soil, is in a pretty advantageous position to maximize the economic opportunities this industry is offering other nations. Investors are already eyeing countries in West Africa because of its good geographics. An international firm is now making […]

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Press Release: Heilongjiang People’s Govt & Heilongjiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences (HAAS) and CECMOL-HCC to hold China International Hemp Industry Forum in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province July 3-4,2019.

Here’s the press release……In the past years, Heilongjiang Province (Northeast China) was famous for the massive hemp growing for the traditional fiber and seed oil production. But as the pharmaceutical use is becoming more and more popular internationally, the province is also keen on developing the pharmaceutical sector. With the theme of “Drive, Exchange and […]

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Australia: The ACT, Former Health Minister Who Helped De-Criminalise Cannabis Says Authorities Shouldn’t Make Distinction Between Adults & Minors If Cannabis Legalized

The Canberra Times reports…….A former politician who helped to decriminalise cannabis in the ACT says the fine scheme he helped to introduce should go, and he would have legalised the drug nearly 30 years ago if he could have. Former independent health minister Michael Moore oversaw the introduction of the Simple Cannabis Offence Notice in […]

Connecticut Marijuana Legalization Bill Approved by Committee

Legislation to legalize marijuana was passed recently by the Connecticut Joint Committee on General Law. House Bill 7371 was passed by the committee in a 10 to 8 vote, reports High Times. The measure must now be passed by the full Senate and House before it can go to the governor’s desk. If the measure is […]

Medical Marijuana, Inc. Portfolio Companies Partner with Mr. Checkout

International distribution leader signs with Phyto Animal Health and HempMeds to increase reach of the companies’ CBD products. Two of Medical Marijuana, Inc.’s portfolio companies, HempMeds® and Phyto Animal Health, have signed agreements with Mr. Checkout in recent months, adding to their distribution channels and increasing their exposure in the wider retail market. As the […]

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Tips for Storing Your Cannabis Extracts

Protect your cannabis extracts by storing them properly, extending their shelf life and protecting its flavor and potency. Just as with cannabis flower, proper storage of your cannabis extracts is important for preserving the characteristics your prize, like its strength and flavor. While your cannabis extracts will come from the dispensary in some form of […]

Can CBD Save the Shopping Mall?

America’s largest shopping mall operator, Simon Property Group, will open dozens of CBD product kiosks in its malls. If they build them, will customers come? The post Can CBD Save the Shopping Mall? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Alexa Peters Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Breaking the Grass Ceiling: ‘Mary Janes: The Women of Weed’ Screening

Earlier this month, in honor of International Women’s Day and Women’s Month, Tali Eisenberg and Geter Done Productions presented the Bay Area premiere screening of Windy Borman’s award-winning film, ‘Mary Janes: The Women of Weed’ in Oakland. The screening was followed by a Cannabis Marketplace and Community Social, showcasing female owned and led companies and […]

Kight On Cannabis: Rod Talks Cannabis With Attorney Tom Howard

Rod Kight is an attorney who represents lawful cannabis businesses. He speaks at cannabis conferences across the country, drafts and presents cannabis legislation to foreign governments, is regularly quoted on cannabis matters in the media, and maintains the Kight on Cannabis legal blog, where he discusses legal issues affecting the cannabis industry. You can contact him here. […]

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HLG Global Publish Latest Newsletter. Learn More About HLG Global & CLR’s Publishing Partnership

A Note From Robert Hoban On December 20, 2018, President Donald Trump signed the 2018 Farm Bill into law. This cleared the pathway for the outright legality of industrial hemp; meaning that it should no longer be considered a controlled substance. Many European-based governments had previously (and have since) taken this very same step. Latin American countries are […]

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Cannabis Law Report Columnist, Chris Nani, Partners With MCBA On Case Study ” To Rate Efficacy of Los Angeles’ Social Equity Program”

Here’s their press release in full   MCBA Engages in Case Study to Rate Efficacy of Los Angeles’ Social Equity Program Denver, Colorado is Next as it Begins Social Equity Conversations Los Angeles, March 26th – Today, members of the Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA) announced plans to take score of social equity policies implemented […]

Wrangling Cannabis Regulations: METRC, Accounting and Beyond

When it comes to the cannabis industry and compliance, things are pretty serious. Cannabis businesses are subject to some of the most restrictive tracking and accounting regulations in retail commerce. Advanced tracking through every stage of product development and sale through state-run programs like METRC (known as seed-to-sale tracking) and elaborate accounting restrictions can make […]

CBD in the Spotlight at SXSW, Despite Legal Gray Area

Experts say the cannabinoid’s future is dependent upon research, legal clarity, and sorting out hemp’s place in agriculture. The post CBD in the Spotlight at SXSW, Despite Legal Gray Area appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Tonyia Cone Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Here’s How Medical Marijuana Can Help With Psoriasis

Here’s How Medical Marijuana Can Help With Psoriasis Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that causes itchy scaling of the skin. It typically affects the elbows, knees and scalp. How can medical marijuana help? The post Here’s How Medical Marijuana Can Help With Psoriasis appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: Richard Faulk […]

BREAKING: New Study Highlights Skyrocketing ER Visits in Colorado

A new study released yesterday in the Annals of Internal Medicine found that the rise in marijuana use in Colorado since the state legalized the drug has led to increased emergency room visits. The study found that 9,973 marijuana-related emergency room visits occurred from 2012-2016, more than triple the number that occurred prior to legalization. […]

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Leading Edge Pharms Opens CBD Research and Innovation Center, LENCURA Labs

Leading Edge Pharms CSO Dr. Daniel Holsworth to Oversee R&D HENDERSON, Nev. – March 26, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Leading Edge Pharms, Inc., (LEP) a biotechnology company developing novel cannabinoid therapies and innovative delivery systems, today announced the opening of the LENCURA Labs Research and Innovation Center in Carlsbad, Calif. The investment includes advanced organic […]

Columbus first medical marijuana dispensary opens – The Columbus Dispatch

Columbus first medical marijuana dispensary opens  The Columbus Dispatch Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Expanding To New Areas Of The State  The Statehouse News Bureau Franklin County’s first medical marijuana dispensary opens  NBC4i.com Experts say inexperienced marijuana users eat too much because edibles take longer to kick in  News 5 Cleveland Terrasana to Open Three Medical Marijuana Dispensaries in Ohio  Business Wire […]

True OGs: John Casali & the Heirloom Strain ‘Huckleberries’

In the premiere episode of True OGs, we journey to Huckleberry Hill Farms in Humboldt County, California, to visit a multi-generation cannabis farm that’s been in John Casali’s family since 1965. The post True OGs: John Casali & the Heirloom Strain ‘Huckleberries’ appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: David Bienenstock Puffin’ On Some […]

Does Cannabis Treat Anxiety or Increase It? An In-Depth Look

What do you expect when you smoke cannabis? Do you expect to be sent on a relaxed, euphoric journey that carries away from all your life’s worries? While that is often how cannabis is marketed, I have found from personal experience it doesn’t always go that way. Rather than being in a carefree state, my […]

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Tuesday, March 26, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Marijuana Legalization Vote Cancelled Due To Lack of Support In New Jersey Senate (Marijuana Moment) // Connecticut Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Legalization Bill In Key Committee (Marijuana Moment) // Diversity Provisions Added To Marijuana Banking Bill Up For Congressional Vote This […]

NFL needs to update their rules for the benefit of the players

“Players’ health should never be negotiable.” Former professional football player Eugene Monroe is still pushing NFL to change its rules on medical marijuana and has the backing of the medical community. The NFL’s current no-tolerance cannabis policy is hurting players, not helping them he says. “This isn’t a joke, This is men’s lives that you […]

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The Battle Over the HARVEST Trademark for Cannabis Retail

I’ve written extensively about trademark litigation matters involving cannabis brands, but up until now, the trend in these lawsuits has been well-known non-cannabis companies suing cannabis companies. To read more about these cases, see the following posts: UPS Sues Multiple Cannabis Delivery Companies for Trademark Infringement What NOT to do with your Cannabis Brand: The […]

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Bill would make Illinois medical marijuana program permanent

Illinois could permanently legalize medical marijuana under a new proposal that also would expand the state’s pilot program to include more common conditions for which the drug could be prescribed. Democratic Rep. Bob Morgan, who’s sponsoring the bill, told the Chicago Tribune that Illinois’ pilot program has safely helped people struggling with conditions such as […]

Cannabinoids inhibit human keratinocyte proliferation through a non-CB1/CB2 mechanism and have a potential therapeutic value in the treatment of psoriasis

Cannabinoids inhibit human keratinocyte proliferation through a non-CB1/CB2 mechanism and have a potential therapeutic value in the treatment of psoriasis Abstract BACKGROUND: Cannabinoids from cannabis (Cannabis sativa) are anti-inflammatory and have inhibitory effects on the proliferation of a number of tumorigenic cell lines, some of which are mediated via cannabinoid receptors. Cannabinoid (CB) receptors are present in human skin and […]

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How Marijuana Could Help Patients Quit Their Anti-Anxiety Meds

How Marijuana Could Help Patients Quit Their Anti-Anxiety Meds A new Canadian observational study demonstrated the potential effectiveness of using medical marijuana to treat anxiety, as almost half of the study’s participants were successfully able to quit using benzodiazepines. The post How Marijuana Could Help Patients Quit Their Anti-Anxiety Meds appeared first on The Fresh […]

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Meanwhile In Connecticut… “At the end of the day, if we’re moving, it’s not about revenue. It’s about equity,”

Marijuana Moment reports A key committee in the Connecticut legislature approved a bill to legalize marijuana on Monday. The General Law Committee, which is one of two panels that heard testimony about legalization legislation last week, voted 10 to 8 to advance the bill. Beyond legalizing cannabis for adult use, the legislation also includes a number of […]

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Two Dozen Cannabis Companies In Canada Can Only Manage 11 Women On Their Boards Between The Lot Of Them

MJ Biz report….. Two dozen of the leading cannabis companies in Canada collectively employ only 11 women on their boards, and most – including the market leaders – have not disclosed written policies relating to the identification and nomination of female directors. Analysis of regulatory filings for cannabis companies traded on Canadian stock exchanges reveals […]

Utah Supreme Court to Hear Medical Cannabis Challenge

People angry about sweeping changes made to a voter-approved medical cannabis law called on the state’s highest court to rein in the Legislature’s power to alter ballot measures. The post Utah Supreme Court to Hear Medical Cannabis Challenge appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

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How to Use Dixie Botanicals Vape Liquid

Everything you need to know about how to use Dixie Botanicals® CBD Vape Liquid to have a great CBD experience. The Medical Marijuana, Inc. store offers a number of ways to get your CBD each day, including by vaping. By using vaping technology, you can inhale clouds of CBD-infused vapor for fast and effective delivery […]

Louisiana Patients Demand Cannabis Be on Shelves by May 15

The ultimatum is an indication of the mounting frustration that medical cannabis still hasn’t reached patients nearly four years after lawmakers OK’d the system. The post Louisiana Patients Demand Cannabis Be on Shelves by May 15 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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First cannabis clinic opens in UK

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Mark Taylor PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT The UK’s first specialist medicinal cannabis centre opened earlier this month, charging £200 ($264) per appointment, and between £600 ($792) and £700 ($925) per month for treatment. Patients at The Beeches, in Greater Manchester, will only […]

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How to Use Cannabis Extracts

Everything you need to know about ways to consume cannabis extracts like oil, shatter, budder, sap, and isolate. Cannabis extracts are a growing segment of the cannabis market as consumers begin to discover their versatility and health benefits when compared to traditional form of cannabis consumption. Here, we look at the different ways you can […]

Cannabis Collapse: New Jersey Lawmakers Call Off Legalization Vote

“We’ll be back at this,” Senate President Steve Sweeney said at a news conference Monday after the vote was called off. “Anybody who thinks this is dead is wrong.” The post Cannabis Collapse: New Jersey Lawmakers Call Off Legalization Vote appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Jay Lassiter Puffin’ On Some Good New?! […]

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NJ Cancels Vote On Adult Use Murphy Couldn’t Muster The Numbers

MJ Biz Report New Jersey lawmakers called off their scheduled vote Monday on a bill to legalize adult-use marijuana after Gov. Phil Murphy failed to persuade enough lawmakers to support the legislation. In the short term, New Jersey misses an opportunity to legalize an industry that was projected by Marijuana Business Daily to generate $1.2 billion-$1.5 billion in annual retail sales […]

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4 Delicious CBD Smoothie Recipes To Blend Up This Week

Prepare for better mornings and even a sound night’s rest. Smoothies may already be your current go-to breakfast in the morning, or post-workout refuel in the evening. You probably already love them for the energy, protein, and nutrients they provide. Well, after hearing about the latest smoothie ingredient superstar—CBD—you’re going to be tempted to kick […]

Texas Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization In Committee Vote – Marijuana Moment

Texas Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization In Committee Vote  Marijuana Moment Poll: Should Alabama legalize medical marijuana?  AL.com Alabama medical marijuana bill would allow cannabis treatment for 33 conditions  Montgomery Advertiser More seniors seek medical marijuana for age-related aches and pains  KGO-TV A Presentation on Cannabis and Medical Marijuana Coming to Valley City  newsdakota.com View full coverage on Google News Go […]

Smokeable Medical Marijuana Officially Comes To Orlando – Central Florida News – Health – Health Nerd – Health WMFE – WMFE

Smokeable Medical Marijuana Officially Comes To Orlando – Central Florida News – Health – Health Nerd – Health WMFE  WMFE Smokable medical marijuana goes on sale in Orlando  Orlando Sentinel Smokable medical marijuana sold for first time in Orlando  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando Smokable medical marijuana goes on sale today in Orlando  Destin Log View full coverage on […]

The Most Common Naturally Occurring Terpenes

Monoterpenes, polyterpenes, diterpenes, oh my! There are many types of terpenes found throughout the natural world. Like many organic compounds, terpenes are composed of hydrocarbon backbones. Formed by a chain of prenyl diphosphates, which can be easily ionized (or removed), the resulting compounds can undergo a myriad of chemical reactions that allow them to be […]

How Can Black People Get Rich Off Cannabis, Too?

The cannabis industry was built on the backs of people who look nothing like those who are on the front street of its success. It’s time for that to change. The post How Can Black People Get Rich Off Cannabis, Too? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Dante Jordan Puffin’ On Some Good […]

State Flower Cannabis: Budding with Possibilities

If interstate cannabis commerce becomes reality, longtime hydroponic cultivator Daniel Wacks will be well-positioned to take advantage. He’s already on the way, with interests in both his California home base, where his State Flower Cannabis operation is a well-known merchant of bespoke weed, and over the mountains in Nevada, where he’s poised to become a […]

Regular Marijuana Use Associated With Reduced BMI, Says Study

Marijuana use over time is inversely related to obesity, according to a new study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology. For the study researchers assessed the relationship between cannabis use and body mass index (BMI) over time in a nationally representative sample of 33,000 subjects. Investigators reported that cannabis-using subgroups exhibited “appreciably attenuated BMI gain” over the […]

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Medical marijuana legalization bill introduced in Alabama

A bill to legalize medical marijuana is introduced in Alabama, as State Rep. Mike Ball moves forward with HB 243. One of the traditionally “reddest” states in the US is on the path to legalizing medical marijuana in the short term. Alabama State Rep. Mike Ball introduced a piece of legislation that, if passed, will […]

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Monday, March 25, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Monday, March 25, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Gotham Green to Invest $250 Million into MedMen (Merry Jane) // Decision day for New Jersey? $1.5 billion recreational cannabis market at stake (Marijuana Business Daily) // Here’s how the first day of recreational marijuana sales in Brookline went (Boston.com) […]

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Utah is looking for software to run its medical cannabis program. Will police be able to search it? And how much will it cost?

The state has started its search for multimillion-dollar software that will form the spine of its medical cannabis program, serving as the repository for sensitive patient information and logging the movements of each marijuana plant. The choice of one or more vendors for the task will be among the biggest decisions confronting officials as they […]

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Alabama Lawmakers pushing to legalize medical marijuana

A bi-partisan coalition of 20 Alabama House lawmakers, including Republican House Speaker Mac McCutcheon, have co-sponsored a bill to legalize and regulate medical cannabis. Republican State Rep. Mike Ball introduced the bill, HB 243, on Wednesday. But Ball, who is a former agent with the Alabama Bureau of Investigation, also wants lawmakers to re-up a […]

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Barbados plans development of cannabis industry

Barbados has announced plans to establish a medicinal cannabis industry project implementation unit tasked with establishing the administrative framework for the timely implementation of the project. Prime Minister Mia Mottley, who delivered her administration’s 2019-2020 national budget, earlier this week, said the Unit will be headed by a director, who will be responsible for championing […]

Cannabis-related cognitive impairment: a prospective evaluation of possible influences on patients with cancer during chemotherapy treatment as a pilot study

Cannabis-related cognitive impairment: a prospective evaluation of possible influences on patients with cancer during chemotherapy treatment as a pilot study Abstract OBJECTIVES: In patients with cancer, the use of medical cannabis has increased significantly during the recent years. There is evidence that cannabis consumption may affect cognitive performance; however, this potential effect has not been investigated prospectively in patients with cancer to […]

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4 CBD Brands That Can Help Heal Dry Skin

4 CBD Brands That Can Help Heal Dry Skin Dry skin can be particularly bad in the spring months, especially if you are dealing with residual dryness from a winter of sitting near the heater. The post 4 CBD Brands That Can Help Heal Dry Skin appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source […]

48North Added to Canada’s Largest and Best Performing Cannabis ETF

TORONTO, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ – 48North Cannabis Corp. (“48North” or the “Company”) (TSXV:NRTH) is pleased to announce that the Company has been added to the Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences ETF (“HMMJ”) (“TSX:HMMJ”). “The addition of 48North to the HMMJ signals market validation of the Company’s strong position in the Canadian cannabis industry. 48North’s inclusion, along […]

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Further Consideration of the STATES Act

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   Numerous attempts to introduce legislation to relax the provisions that placed cannabis on Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act [“CSA”] have been made beginning in 1981[i]. Similar bills have been introduced […]

Canopy Growth announces multi-year extraction agreement with Victoria-based HollyWeed North Cannabis Inc.

SMITHS FALLS, ON and VICTORIA, BC, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ – Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) and HollyWeed Manufacturing & Extracts Inc. are pleased to announce they have entered into a multi-year processing and extraction agreement. HollyWeed North Cannabis Inc., the parent company of HollyWeed Manufacturing & Extracts Inc., […]

Is “cannabis-induced psychosis” just Reefer Madness 2.0?

This article is entirely my opinion. I see the topic marijuana-induced psychosis come up from time to time and now it’s back in the news again. This time Dr. Marc Siegel talks about it and explains why it’s on the rise. Dr. Siegel believes that marijuana as he calls it, not cannabis (“the plant’s actual […]

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Laos Govt OK’s Seminar To Discuss Medical Cannabis

The Vientiane Times reports The government has given a green light to debate and study the possibility of using marijuana for medicinal purposes. The Prime Minister’s Office last week issued an announcement entrusting the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and other sectors concerned to organise a seminar to discuss […]

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They May Laugh At Him Now But Malaysian Politician Pushes For Medical Cannabis Decriminalization

Masheable SE Asia Reports Now Jeram assemblyman Mohd Shaid Rosli is trying his best to make his fellow politicians realize the money making capabilities of the herb. Despite laughter, the lawmaker has proposed that parts of the Kuala Selangor constituency be turned into an agricultural hub to cultivate and research the marijuana plant for medical purposes. “Let […]

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Alaska Becomes First State to Legalize ‘Cannabis Cafes’

Cover Image credit: Sakkawokkie | Getty Images dispensaries.com GUEST WRITER Opinions expressed by Green Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Even as cannabis legalization has spread throughout the country, the unexplored territory has been passing laws that allow people to smoke outside their homes. As things currently stand in states where marijuana is legal, you can only smoke […]

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NJ Legislature Votes On Legalization Monday Here Are The 60 Towns That Have Already Said No

NJ.com’s list gets ever bigger. Barnegat County: Ocean County Population: 22,783 Date passed: July 3, 2018 Berkeley County: Ocean County Population: 41,554 Date passed: Jan. 22, 2018 Brick County: Ocean County Population: 75,506 Date passed: March 12, 2019 Bridgeton County: Cumberland County Population: 24,505 Date passed: Nov. 6, 2018. Bridgeton voters opposed allowing marijuana businesses from operating in their town. While the vote is non-binding, it gives […]

Discretion 101: Can You Really Prevent Cannabis Stink?

If you love cannabis, chances are you can’t get enough of the smell of the stuff. There’s something uniquely intoxicating about the aroma profile of a good bit of bud, which should be embraced and celebrated. But at the same time, you have to allow for those who simply cannot stand its signature stink. Particularly […]

Endocannabinoid System: A Multi-Facet Therapeutic Target

Endocannabinoid System: A Multi-Facet Therapeutic Target Abstract Cannabis sativa is also popularly known as marijuana. It has been cultivated and used by man for recreational and medicinal purposes since many centuries. Study of cannabinoids was at bay for very long time and its therapeutic value could not be adequately harnessed due to its legal status as proscribed […]

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Marijuana, Hemp, CBD Oil: Which of These Is Legal and Where?

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Bill Gordon PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Despite all the breakthrough in medicine and numerous scientific evidence that cannabis has vast potential in curing various disease, the US laws are still baffling and do not allow all cannabis-related products to be produced or […]

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Windsor Far Removed From Nearest Cannabis Retail Stores

Six months after Ottawa legalized the drug for recreational purposes, the first batch of cannabis retail stores in Ontario is set to open on April 1. But for Windsor marijuana consumers wanting to access a legal bricks-and-mortar outlet, it will be a four-hour round trip drive to London. And with only 25 stores set to […]

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Far Beyond the Spanish Cannabis Scene: Spannabis 2019

It’s amazing to experience such an impressive international gathering like Spannabis taking place in a country where, regardless of the massive cannabis culture and high social tolerance, legislation on the matter is way behind, and keeps criminalizing and punishing anything that goes beyond private consumption and self-growing. Culture, industry, business, mainstream and specialists, celebrities, growers, […]

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This Website is Designed to Help You Not Overdo it On Edibles

The conversation surrounding cannabis edibles continues to be dominated by fears over overdosing. You’ll often hear horror stories about people eating too much and then having a terrible, sometimes nightmarish experience. And yet, edibles remain an extremely popular method of consuming cannabis. In fact, the average American thinks edibles are the safest way to consume […]

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Thank You to Our CBD Families

Medical Marijuana, Inc. would like to share our appreciation for all those families who use our CBD products for giving us an important reason to do what we do each day. Ten years ago, Medical Marijuana, Inc. began our journey, setting out to positively change the world by providing hemp-derived CBD products for consumers throughout […]

Cannabinoids: Potential Role in Inflammatory and Neoplastic Skin Diseases

Cannabinoids: Potential Role in Inflammatory and Neoplastic Skin Diseases Abstract The endocannabinoid system is a complex and nearly ubiquitous network of endogenous ligands, enzymes, and receptors that can also be stimulated by exogenous compounds such as those derived from the marijuana plant, Cannabis sativa. Recent data have shown that the endocannabinoid system is fully functional in the skin and […]

Why is Tec Temper Better Than PG, VG, and MCT Oil?

CBD (Cannabidiol) is full of therapeutic benefits and is available in many different forms. This way you can partake in the intake of CBD through many various types. All of these will have different levels of CBD potency, and therefore different effects of CBD will be felt by the user. Take, for example, CBD edibles […]

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Gambian Govt Says No To Cannabis Decriminalization

Interesting to see, that in the week a Africa regulated cannabis report goes up singing the praises of opportunities on the continent we have the Zimbabwean Govt milking money for licenses, the Ethiopians sending the Israelis and Canadians home empty handed and her the Gambians stating emphatically they aren’t interested in even decriminalising cannabis. Yes […]

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Spiritual Home Of Rastafarians Not Enamoured By Cannabis Legalization. Canadians & Israelis Sent Home With Tails Between Their Legs ?

The media outlet reports Reports of consultative the meeting between local communities in Dembecha Woreda, West Gojam Zone of the Amhara Regional State, and investors who have said will open a Cannabis factory in the locality has created a massive backlash among the online community in Ethiopia. The meeting which was first posted in the […]

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Creator of Jelly Belly Releases Cannabis-Infused Jelly Beans

Each bean is infused with 10 milligrams of cannabidiol. Jelly bean aficionados will now be able to experience something stronger than a sugar rush. The creator of one of the most recognized brands of jelly beans has debuted a line of cannabis-infused sweets for candy lovers to enjoy. Last month, “Candyman” David Klein, responsible for […]

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Looks Back at Our First 10 Years

Help us celebrate our 10 year anniversary as we recall the biggest milestones from our first decade.   Ten years ago, our founders created Medical Marijuana, Inc. with the mission of normalizing the medical and wellness use of cannabinoids, improving the experience of medical cannabis patients, and supporting the booming cannabis industry. Along the way, […]

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Bob Hoban Clocks Up The Air Miles..

Upcoming Industry Events Join HLG at these events across the world, they write.. March 23, 2019: Pueblo, CO –  ICR Conference  David Bush Speaking) Click here to register March 23, 2019: Boston, MA – NECANN (Kevin Fortin Speaking) Click here to register March 27, 2019: Albany, NY – State Attorney General’s Office “Local Autonomy in a Regulated Cannabis […]

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ORCA March 2019 Newsletter Provides Exhaustive Overview of State Legislative Developments & OLCC Rules, Regs & Education Programs

The Oregon Retailers of Cannabis Association have published their latest newsletter . and write. LEGISLATIVE UPDATE MARCH 2019: Here’s a quick rundown of some of what we’ve been working on this session. For more information about a bill – including where it’s located, when it’s scheduled for a hearing or work session, or who’s currently […]

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Michigan Will Try To Provide For Possible Shortages In Medical Cannabis By Approving Provisioning Centers In Wake Of Crack Down On Unlicensed Medical Cannabis Outlets

Michigan Live reports… Just 10 days before the state plans to crack down on unlicensed medical marijuana shops, a state board approved a flurry of provisioning centers. There are now 72 licensed medical marijuana provisioning centers, and about 50 unlicensed shops will face cease-and-desist letters from state officials after March 31, said David Harns, spokesman […]

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Zimbabwe Govt Finds Way To Print Money For Itself ?

Ventures Africa reports from what seems like a loosely constructed press release….. Following the legalization of cannabis, the government of Zimbabwe has approved the request of 37 investors to produce and trade marijuana for scientific and medicinal reasons. This comes after more than 150 foreign and local investors indicated interest. After much deliberation, Zimbabwe approved […]

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Oregon: OLCC Decisions & Fines 23 March 2019

Here’s their latest update March 22, 2019 OLCC Denies Contested Marijuana Producer License Commission Upholds Administrative Law Judge Finding Also Approves Producer, Wholesaler Stipulated Settlements   Portland, OR — At its monthly meeting on March 21, 2019 the Commissioners of the Oregon Liquor Control Commission accepted the findings of a State of Oregon Administrative Law Judge […]

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Does The History Of The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board Inform Some The Current Issues The Board Is Having With Field Enforcement Officers & Internal Culture

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR:  Rob Hendrix,  Cannabis Consulting Nationwide PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT I have been asked to write a story that attempts to deal with very real problems with the roll out of 502 in general and in particular how the evolution of our regulatory framework […]

Canada to tax Cananbis Products Based on THC Content

Ottawa- Canadian authorities will be implementing a new system of assessing taxes on legal sales of cannabis edibles, topicals, and extracts. Instead of taxing cannabis by weight or quantity, Canadian officials have decided to tax certain cannabis products based on its THC concentration. Starting on May 1, an excise tax of $0.01 will be applied […]

Louisiana Takes a Step Toward Finally Delivering Medical Marijuana – Leafly

Louisiana Takes a Step Toward Finally Delivering Medical Marijuana  Leafly LSU and its medical marijuana partner approved to start full production  NOLA.com Louisiana medical marijuana grower can ramp up production  Myrtle Beach Sun News GB Sciences approved to grow medical marijuana in permanent facility after Louisiana State Police background check  The Advocate View full coverage on Google News Go […]

Hot New Cannabis Products Promise Precise Effects

Choose your own adventure with these futuristic, effect-specific must-buys from OLO, Level, and other Cali brands. The post Hot New Cannabis Products Promise Precise Effects appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Elise McDonough Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How Terpene Profiles Open the Door to New Vape Varieties

Using terpenes found in other plants such as tea and hops, companies like Darwin aim to reinvent the flavors found in cannabis oil. The post How Terpene Profiles Open the Door to New Vape Varieties appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

The Roll-Up #79: The Costco of Cannabis

This week in cannabis news: Poll numbers climb, New York faces a critical legalization deadline, and David Downs tries out California’s ‘Costco of Cannabis.’ The post The Roll-Up #79: The Costco of Cannabis appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Podcasts Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

CVS Ignores DEA, Says It’s Already Selling CBD Products

The nation’s largest drugstore chain is selling CBD products in 8 states. Meanwhile, independent CBD stores are being raided by police in Texas. The post CVS Ignores DEA, Says It’s Already Selling CBD Products appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Bruce Barcott Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Trulieve begins Florida smokable medical cannabis sales – Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Trulieve begins Florida smokable medical cannabis sales  Sarasota Herald-Tribune Medical marijuana in Florida and your health: What you need to know  Sun Sentinel Smokable medical marijuana sold for first time in Florida at Tallahassee dispensary  Orlando Sentinel Trulieve medical marijuana dispensary opens near West Melbourne on New Haven Avenue  Florida Today Fired up: Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell […]

Medical Marijuana bill filed, health expert says if passed it ends ‘silent suffering’ – Alabama’s News Leader

Medical Marijuana bill filed, health expert says if passed it ends ‘silent suffering’  Alabama’s News Leader Proposal would make state medical pot program permanent, add osteoarthritis, chronic pain, autism, migraines, other conditions  Chicago Tribune House bill proposes cannabis card for medical marijuana in Alabama  AL.com New study: Illinois medical marijuana growers could meet four years of recreational cannabis […]

The Data Whisperer: Listen to BDS Analytics Co-Founder Roy Bingham

When Roy Bingham launched BDS Analytics in 2015, he was a self-proclaimed cannabis novice. He grew up in rural England, where cannabis was both illegal and scarce. But what wasn’t scarce for Bingham was an obsession with data and numbers. Armed with a bachelor’s degree in economics from Lancaster University, he spent years working with […]

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The Differences Between Hemp Seed Oil and Hemp CBD Oil

With the recent buzz around legal hemp, the wellness market has been flooded with goods like “hemp seed oil” and other hemp products that don’t contain CBD, writes Becky Garrison. What specifically are the benefits of these products and how are they used? According to Joy Beckerman, principal at consulting firm HempAce International, these hemp […]

Sweet Sensation Courtesy of 1906 Chocolates

Life may be like a box of chocolates, but 1906 chocolate edibles are predictable in their consistently outstanding taste and activation time. 1906 combines the pleasure of low dose cannabis with the functional benefits of plant medicine. This is a new high.  Learn about 1906 Chocolates, a product for high functioning adults, by listening to […]

Fired up: Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida – Tallahassee.com

Fired up: Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida  Tallahassee.com Smokable medical marijuana sold for first time in Florida at Tallahassee dispensary  Orlando Sentinel Trulieve medical marijuana dispensary opens near West Melbourne on New Haven Avenue  Florida Today Trulieve begins smokable medical cannabis sales  Sarasota Herald-Tribune Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida  Rolling Stone […]

The Therapeutic Potential of Cannabinoids in Dermatology

The Therapeutic Potential of Cannabinoids in Dermatology Abstract Cannabinoids have demonstrated utility in the management of cancer, obesity, and neurologic disease. More recently, their immunosuppressive and anti-inflammatory properties have been identified for the treatment of several dermatologic conditions. This review thus assesses the therapeutic potential of phytocannabinoids, endoocannabinoids, and chemically synthetic cannabinoids in the management […]

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Know Your Rights: Understanding State Hemp Regulations

  LOS ANGELES CANNABIS REGULATIONS COMMISSION ANNOUNCES RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PHASE 3 PROCESSING POSTED BY MARGOLIN & LAWRENCE  MARCH 11, 2019 The Cannabis Regulations Commission met on March 5th and presented their recommendations to the City Attorney that would establish policies for processing phase 3 applications. Phase 3 would begin with a 60-day pre-vetting process of social equity applicants […]

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Here Come The Big Boys !

And today’s players are Hogan Lovells.. All we can tell you because of paywalls is the following Hogan Lovells partners Neal Katyal and Sean Marotta have joined the legal team of a Colorado company trying to recover a tractor-trailer full of industrial hemp that Idaho police seized as contraband in January. If you are a […]

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California Not Content II: When It Comes To Oversupply They’ll Copy Oregon (see below)… For Track & Trace Let’s Copy Washington !

MJ Biz Reports.. Industry officials report widespread confusion about how to operate Metrc, the software the state relies on to power the track-and-trace system. Confusion also swirls around how companies – from growers to retailers – should comply with regulations governing the track-and-trace system, also known as CCCT. Moreover, retailers worry the bar codes used […]

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California: Not Content With Just Moving To Oregon Now They Have To Copy Their Northern Neighbor’s Overproduction Model

The way things are going in CA as the state lurches from one cannabis disaster to another maybe they should just outsource to this outfit. They’d probably have better planning skills !   Newsweek reports CALIFORNIA MARIJUANA GROWERS ARE PRODUCING SO MUCH WEED THEY COULD CRASH THE MARKET: REPORT California marijuana growers could produce so much weed […]

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Rod Kight – “Kight On Cannabis Blog”: Your Feedback To The Hemp Authority Program Is Needed By 15 April 2019

Tell the Hemp Authority your thoughts about its certification program before April 15. I recently wrote about deficiencies in the certification program proposed by the Hemp Authority that are concerning to a number of industry stakeholders. You can read our open letter about the program here. In response to the open letter, we were invited to a meeting […]

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Friday 22 March – State By State Digest: Federal, Arkansas, Florida, Hawaii, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Tennessee

FEDERAL Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue issues warning for hemp farmers The USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service Administrator Bruce Summers said last week that the agency will aim to complete the hemp production regulations by fall 2019, in time for states to submit plans for the 2020 spring hemp planting season.   House Committee to Vote on […]

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US Hemp Roundtable In California Sponsored Bill AB228

A Roundtable-supported bill that would clarify that hemp-derived CBD is legal for manufacture, distribution and sale in the state of California passed out of the Assembly Committee on Health yesterday afternoon without a single no vote. AB 228 would expressly permit the retail sale of hemp-derived CBD in foods and supplements, and also in topical applications. As a […]

The Week in Weed: March 22, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening the world of legalized marijuana. The big news comes from Florida this week, as lawmakers have ended a ban on smoking medical cannabis. Florida legalized medical marijuana in 2016, but the ban on smoking led to lawsuits.  Those are presumably now moot. Moving […]

New study: Illinois medical marijuana growers could meet four years of recreational cannabis demand – Marijuana Business Daily

New study: Illinois medical marijuana growers could meet four years of recreational cannabis demand  Marijuana Business Daily Proposal would make state medical pot program permanent, add osteoarthritis, chronic pain, autism, migraines, other conditions  Chicago Tribune House bill proposes cannabis card for medical marijuana in Alabama  AL.com Military Veterans Organizations Press Congress On Medical Marijuana Research  Marijuana Moment 3 Medical […]

New York Legalization Lives or Dies by Friday, Senator Says

It’s got to pass within the budget, because legalization doesn’t have the votes to pass in a standalone bill, says Sen. Diane Savino. The post New York Legalization Lives or Dies by Friday, Senator Says appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Max Savage Levenson Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Long Ago – Far Away

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   Long Ago – Far Away…….. Thirty-eight years be exact. I joined Arthur Andersen LLP’s Tax Dept. in New York, specifically the Real Estate Group[1] in October 1983. I was promoted to Tax […]

Boynton Beach First smokable medical marijuana purchased in Florida Arthur Mondale 5:35 PM, Mar 21 – WPTV.com

Boynton Beach First smokable medical marijuana purchased in Florida Arthur Mondale 5:35 PM, Mar 21  WPTV.com Smokable medical marijuana sold for first time in Florida at Tallahassee dispensary  Orlando Sentinel Fired up: Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida  Tallahassee.com Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida  Rolling Stone Smokable Medical Marijuana Is Now […]

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THC Pills: Your Guide To The Healthiest Chill Pills

Looking for a quick and easy way to get the THC you need? Skip the smoke and go straight for the pill. THC pills, that is. That’s right. Did you know you can get all the high-flying, fall-off-the-floor, who-are-the-Grateful-Dead-and-why-are-they-following-me goodness that you expect from your doobies in a convenient little pill? We know. Mind blown, […]

Smokable Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Jacksonville And Other Parts Of Florida – WJCT NEWS

Smokable Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Jacksonville And Other Parts Of Florida  WJCT NEWS Smokable medical marijuana sold for first time in Florida at Tallahassee dispensary  Orlando Sentinel Fire it up! Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida  Tallahassee.com Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida  Rolling Stone First smokable medical marijuana purchased […]

Smokable medical marijuana sold for first time in Florida at Tallahassee dispensary – Orlando Sentinel

Smokable medical marijuana sold for first time in Florida at Tallahassee dispensary  Orlando Sentinel Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida  Tallahassee.com Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida  Rolling Stone Florida’s First Director Of Cannabis Talks Smokable Medical Marijuana, CBD  WJCT NEWS Trulieve dispensary in Tallahassee first to sell smokable medical marijuana in […]

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B.C. Approves First Legal Pot Shop in Victoria

Recreational cannabis sales are one step closer to reaching Victoria’s storefronts as one prospective retailer says it has now earned provincial approval to operate. The Original Farm retailer says the province has approved its application to open two stores at 1402 Douglas St. and 3055A Scott St. But before the stores can open their doors, […]

What to Do if You Eat Too Many Cannabis Edibles

It’s been five years since the infamous “Maureen Dowd Moment,” when the popular journalist had a negative experience eating too much infused candy and chronicled her episode in the New York Times’ Opinion section. Almost anyone who has purchased legal cannabis can easily see where Ms. Dowd went wrong. “I nibbled off the end and […]

Cannabis and Sports: A Push Against the Rules

While cannabis legalization in Canada and some states in the U.S. may have opened doors to further research into the plant’s health benefits, one area where it is still not accepted is in professional sports leagues—for now. A growing number of professional athletes are coming forward as cannabis advocates, pushing for softer penalties or none […]

Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida – Rolling Stone – Rolling Stone

Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida – Rolling Stone  Rolling Stone Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida  Tallahassee.com Florida’s First Director Of Cannabis Talks Smokable Medical Marijuana, CBD  WJCT NEWS Trulieve dispensary in Tallahassee first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida  TCPalm DeSantis signs bill making smokable medical marijuana legal  Daily Commercial […]

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Canopy Growth just acquired another American hemp producer

Canopy Growth signed the paperwork to acquire another American hemp producer, as part of their US expansion strategy. Canadian cannabis producer Canopy Growth just went through with another acquisition, this time on the US market. The cannabis giant acquired AgriNextUSA, a Pennsylvania-based hemp company led by CEO Geoff Whaling. This isn’t the first time Canopy […]

5 Ways Cannabis Influenced Texas During SXSW

What happens when you combine a cannabis business convention with a prohibition state like Texas? The post 5 Ways Cannabis Influenced Texas During SXSW appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Dante Jordan Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida – Tallahassee.com

Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida  Tallahassee.com Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida – Rolling Stone  Rolling Stone Trulieve dispensary in Tallahassee first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida  TCPalm Florida’s First Director Of Cannabis Talks Smokable Medical Marijuana, CBD  WJCT NEWS Florida’s largest medical marijuana provider has already started selling […]

It works, so why is it so hard to obtain?

With just two drops I can go out, work and have a near normal life. Luke O’Donnell is now looking forward to an independent future thanks to using Cannabis oil. Luke was suffering from severe epilepsy that was ruling his day to day life. He had frequent and unpredictable seizures. “I would be in and […]

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Medical marijuana advances in South Carolina Senate

A key Senate subcommittee has passed the Compassionate Care Act, which legalizes marijuana for medical purposes. The subcommittee, chaired by the bill’s author, State Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, voted 5-1 for the bill. The one dissenting vote was state Sen. Tom Corbin, R-Greenville. The subcommittee added amendments to the bill that Davis and other supporters […]

WEEDS Presents the Homegrown Art Show Mar. 22

On Friday, Mar. 22, WEEDS Glass and Gifts is presenting and cordially inviting you to the Homegrown Art Show, a celebration of local art that builds upon the successes of WEEDS’ first foray into the art world back in November 2018 with Bob High’s Trippy Art Show. Homegrown brings together glassblowers and local artists for […]

Canopy Growth and DNA Genetics Extend and Expand Relationship

SMITHS FALLS, Ontario and LOS ANGELES (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy”) (TSX:WEED, NYSE: CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) and OG DNA Genetics (“DNA”), a globally recognized cannabis brand, are pleased to announce they have signed an agreement on Mar. 19 to extend and expand upon their previously announced partnership through to 2024.  […]

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Oregon Cannabis Litigation: What’s Discovery Got to Do With It?

, we wrote about the increasing frequency of litigating cannabis business disputes in the courts, noting several possible causes for this change from the early days when private arbitration was the preferred forum. Meanwhile, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) is beginning to treat violators of the rules governing recreational marijuana much more seriously. One […]

Medical Cannabis in Patients with Chronic Pain: Effect on Pain Relief, Pain Disability, and Psychological aspects. A Prospective Non randomized Single Arm Clinical Trial

Medical Cannabis in Patients with Chronic Pain: Effect on Pain Relief, Pain Disability, and Psychological aspects. A Prospective Non randomized Single Arm Clinical Trial Abstract BACKGROUND: There is an increasing interest in the medical use of cannabis, particularly in the treatment of chronic pain. OBJECTIVES: The aim is to evaluate the effects of cannabis use and the associated benefits reported […]

Florida rolls with smokable medical marijuana, ending yearslong debate – Washington Examiner

Florida rolls with smokable medical marijuana, ending yearslong debate  Washington Examiner Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida  Rolling Stone Florida’s First Director Of Cannabis Talks Smokable Medical Marijuana, CBD  WJCT NEWS Florida governor signs medical marijuana bill into law  JURIST DeSantis signs bill making smokable medical marijuana legal  Daily Commercial View full coverage on Google News Go to […]

Green Entrepreneur

Presidential Candidates Back Marijuana Justice Act, But What Would It Do?

dispensaries.com GUEST WRITER March 14, 2019  3 min read Opinions expressed by Green Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Democratic congressional members, emboldened by a freshman class that put their party in control of the U.S. House of Representatives, have pressed fast-forward on introducing progressive legislation. The Green New Deal is one example. Legalization of recreational marijuana from sea […]

Green Entrepreneur

3 Compliance Risks Cannabis Dispensary Owners Can Eliminate Right Now

William Sumner GUEST WRITER Cannabis Industry Writer and Director of Content at AxisWire March 13, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Green Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Legal cannabis in the U.S. is a billion-dollar industry, but high overhead and the complex requirements to stay compliant with state laws and regulations make it hard for small business owners to succeed. […]

The Green Organic Dutchman reports year end results

TORONTO /CNW/ – The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (the “Company” or “TGOD”) (TSX: TGOD) (US:TGODF) is pleased to report its financial and operational results for the year ended December 31, 2018. These filings are available for review on the Company’s SEDAR profile at www.sedar.com Q4 Highlights: The Company: Ended the year with a strong […]

Big’Juana – by PSY-23

Every month there is something new to contend with or consider A strange thought wandered into my brain a while ago and I’ve been struggling to shake it ever since: one of those thoughts that come out of nowhere and make themselves comfortable in the subconscious so that you can’t help but keep coming back […]

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US Postal Service Issues Guide on Mailing Hemp Derived CBD

Even though hemp-derived CBD is legal this doesn’t mean it isn’t sometimes seized when mailed through the US Postal Service. For those waiting on a shipment or package of CBD this can be frustrating to say the least. Fortunately, seizing lawful CBD packages is set to soon change. Earlier this month (March 4), the USPS […]

Terpenes: The Secret Sauce for Marketing Cannabis

“Terpenes” is a term thrown around a lot in cannabis circles, although not everyone knows what they are. But if you’ve taken a walk in a pine forest, enjoyed aromatherapy at yoga class, or fended off mosquitoes with a citronella candle, then you’ve experienced terpenes. Terpenes are a class of molecules responsible for many aromas […]

Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida – Rolling Stone

Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida  Rolling Stone Florida governor signs medical marijuana bill into law  JURIST Florida’s First Director Of Cannabis Talks Smokable Medical Marijuana, CBD  WJCT NEWS DeSantis signs bill making smokable medical marijuana legal  Daily Commercial Medical marijuana now legal in Florida  WBNG-TV View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On […]

Say Hello to Spring With These Floral Cannabis Accessories

Spring is starting to rear its head as sunshine peeks through the cold winter days. Celebrate the warm season with these floral cannabis accessories. The post Say Hello to Spring With These Floral Cannabis Accessories appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Janelle Lassalle Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

South Carolina Faith Leaders Strongly Urge Legislature to Pass Medical Cannabis Law This Year

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina faith leaders sent state lawmakers a strong message in support of medical cannabis legislation Wednesday. In a statement delivered to every member of the House and Senate, more than a dozen Christian, Jewish, and Muslim clergy members “strongly urge[d] the Legislature to adopt a well-regulated medical cannabis program this year.” “As clergy, […]

Expert Joints LIVE on CLN – Fly Me To The Moonroot

This week Craig meditates meditation and welcomes Dani of Moonroot Meditation to the show, while Tha Big Puffa brings new music from The People North West for Dab Time. We’ll also get Grow Tips from Unknown Grower 420, and do another Puff Puff Pass It Along giveaway too. Join Craig Ex Thursday at 4:20pm PT from #Studio710 […]

Support for US Cannabis Legalization Reaches New High, Poll Finds

Support for legalization is strongest among 18-to-34-year-olds, with nearly 75% favoring it, according to a widely respected survey of social trends. The post Support for US Cannabis Legalization Reaches New High, Poll Finds appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Idaho Finally Closer to Hemp CBD Legalization

When it comes to cannabis, Idaho has some of the strictest laws in the country. According to some, Idaho’s state laws can be even more restrictive than federal government laws. Possession of more than three ounces of marijuana can land you in prison for five years. But what about CBD? Especially that which is hemp […]

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US cannabis industry might get legitimate banking soon

The SAFE Banking Act is up for a vote and, if passed, will allow cannabis companies to open bank accounts, raise credits, take out loans, and more. SAFE Banking Act, or House Resolution H.R.1595, is up for vote, which if passed is going to create protections for depository institutions that provide financial services to cannabis-related […]

Round 3: The Final Four Strains

It’s time for round three of Leafly’s 2019 Strain Madness! Crown your semifinalists by voting and see your favorite strains through to the championship. The post Round 3: The Final Four Strains appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Infusiasm for MüV & Budtenders

MüV is a brand of cannabis infused products that provide outstanding, consistent, and pure results. The budtenders who work at MüV act as a source of valuable information that tell you about all the best products and make wise recommendations about consumption. Their team is uniquely qualified to ask the right questions, specify exacting formulations, […]

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British study links high potency cannabis to psychosis

A study published on Tuesday in British medical journal, the Lancet Psychiatry, states that high potency cannabis or heavy use of cannabis can induce psychosis and can be harmful for mental health. Dr. Marta Di Forti, lead author of study and clinician scientist at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s College London, said that […]

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Cannabis Companies, Public Markets and Supervoting Shares

Recently, the concept of “supervoting shares” in U.S. public companies has surfaced again in the news. Supervoting shares are created where founders wish to dilute themselves in an economic sense (in exchange for transformative capital), but retain outsized control in management and governance. This is different than your typical “class A and B shares” setup, […]

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California: City Ordinances Updates.

California City of Goleta Goleta is in the process of reviewing amendments for land use ordinances pertaining to cannabis business. The City will soon be allowing the following licensed activities: * Distribution * Cultivation * Manufacturing * Testing * Retail You can find more information on Goleta’s ordinances and licensing process on the City’s website. […]

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Seyfarth Shaw Publishes Detailed Article On California’s Proposition 65

Here’s the introduction to their piece…. Authored By:  Jay Connolly & Aaron Belzer on March 19, 2019 As cannabis growers and retailers struggle with the complex and onerous regulatory scheme governing California’s emerging legal marijuana marketplace, they may be excused for overlooking the requirements of CaliforniaSafe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986—more commonly known as Proposition 65.  […]

Cannabis for the treatment of paediatric epilepsy? An update for Canadian paediatricians

Cannabis for the treatment of paediatric epilepsy? An update for Canadian paediatricians Abstract The plant Cannabis sativa produces over 140 known cannabinoids. These chemicals generate considerable interest in the medical research community for their possible application to several intractable disease conditions. Recent reports have prompted parents to strongly consider Cannabis products to treat their children with drug resistant epilepsy. Physicians, though, are reluctant […]

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CCIA Policy Conference What’s Missing?

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 CCIA Policy Conference What’s Missing? – On Wednesday, March 20, 2019, the California Cannabis Industry Association (“CCIA”) will host its 4th Annual Policy Conference in Sacramento, California. The conference has a notable line-up […]

Cannabis Law News

USA: USPS Issues Guideline Document For Mailing CBD

In the “BMA Advisory: Acceptance Criteria for Cannabidiol (CBD) Oil and Products Containing CBD“, a copy of which is embedded below, the USPS acknowledges the legal status of hemp derived CBD and provides temporary “acceptance criteria” for demonstrating when a mailing is compliant with the 2014 Farm Act. According to the USPS, a mailing is […]

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PDF Report: “The WHO’s First-Ever Critical Review of Cannabis A Mixture of Obvious Recommendations Deserving Support and Dubious Methods and Outcomes Requiring Scrutiny”

Authors John Walsh, Martin Jelsma, Tom Blickman, David Bewley-Taylor Published In collaboration with Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), Global Drug Policy Observatory (GDPO) Programmes Drugs & Democracy Here’s their synopsis and the full report as a pdf The World Health Organization’s (WHO) Expert Committee on Drug Dependence (ECDD or Expert Committee) released in January 2019 the outcomes of […]

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What You Need to Know to Start a Legal Cannabis Grow-Op

N.W.T. man working to open cannabis processing facility; CBC examined what he’s up against. If Yellowknife’s Jordan Harker is successful in his quest to get a licence to produce cannabis, he’ll become one of the first people to enter the industry in the Northwest Territories, if not the entire North. CBC News looked into what […]

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US Hemp Roundtable Announcement: Texas Health and Human Services Commission Files a Regulatory Amendment Declassifying Hemp as a Controlled Substance. 

This led to an obvious conclusion – hemp should be removed from drug control in these states. Our voice was heard. This week, we heard back from the Texas Health and Human Services commission. Their Commissioner reviewed our letter and agreed: and on March 15, he filed a regulatory amendment declassifying hemp as a controlled […]

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Legal Marijuana Toke Prompts Pentagon to Review Security Clearance of Tech Billionaire

Using marijuana is legal in California, but apparently, if you’re up for top-level security clearance with the U.S. government, you may want to think twice.  The Orange County Register reports The Pentagon is reviewing the federal security clearance of California tech billionaire Elon Musk following an on-air marijuana toke on a comedian’s podcast last fall. […]

Here’s How to Get a New York Medical Marijuana Card

When I got mine after shoulder surgery, it reduced my pain and my opioid intake. Here’s a 5-step guide to getting yours. The post Here’s How to Get a New York Medical Marijuana Card appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Stacy Pershall Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

11 Glass Artists Who Changed the Game

In 2003, the American government arrested several glass artists for creating pieces for smoking cannabis. Today, functional glass can be a form of high art. Hear the story of the most influential glass artists and the journey their passion has taken them. The post 11 Glass Artists Who Changed the Game appeared first on Leafly. […]

SXSWeed: Cannabis Track Tackles Big Issues

AUSTIN, Texas – For a festival that has its origins in local bands playing gigs at small clubs around town, South by Southwest (SXSW) has grown exponentially in size and scope since its inception in 1987. This year, the now-iconic show hosted tracks for film, technology, media … and its latest addition, cannabis. Whether or […]

Professional Advice for Better Growing

Without a doubt, cultivation practices have an enormous effect on plant quality and harvest quantity. Deciding which methods are most beneficial is a complex equation with variables including terroir, plant genetics, cultivator preferences, economic considerations, and consumer demand. There is no one-size-fits-all solution. Nevertheless, growers produce great product every day. Regardless the size of the […]

NHL Alumni Study Centres on CBD, Puts THC on Ice

The study focused on CBD aims to help determine “the secret sauce” that can be used to treat pain and post-concussion neurological disorders. The post NHL Alumni Study Centres on CBD, Puts THC on Ice appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Randi Druzin Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Pax 2 Vaporizer Review: Luxury Vaping Experience

What’s in the Pax 2 box? Pax 2 comes in a nicely designed box, with a bunch of fancy details. Everything inside of it fits perfectly, just like a puzzle. The device comes with a: Charger Maintenance kit (pipe cleaners and alcohol) Two mouthpieces The kit is pretty basic and there aren’t many extra items […]

Road Trip – Humbolt Country, California By Sharon Letts

Bryson was raised in the shadows of two open-minded and liberal attorneys Like many in . the weed industry in the U.S., my work with cannabis as a medicine has changed my life forever. Previously in mainstream media, specifically as a producer/writer in television in Los Angeles, prioer to writing about cannabis, I was not […]

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Tuesday, March 19, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Smokable medical marijuana now legal in Florida (Boston 25 News) // New Jersey legislature advances bill to legalize recreational marijuana (The Hill) // State judge: CCC lacks power over contents of local marijuana contracts (Boston Globe) Today’s headlines are brought […]

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New Leaf Precision Ag Gives Cannabis Growers Real-Time Dashboard View of Plant Health

Easy-to-use system helps indoor cannabis cultivators increase yields, reduce costs and maintain product consistency crop after crop. PORTLAND, Ore. – March 19, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – New Leaf Precision Ag, Inc. (www.newleafprecisionag.com) today announced the release of its VitalSense Dashboard, helping cannabis growers grow more, waste less, and maintain consistency. With its combination of a simple interface […]

Round 2: Terpenes Square Off in the Elite 8

In round two of Leafly’s 2019 Strain Madness, dominant terpenes go head-to-head! Crown your semifinalists by voting! The post Round 2: Terpenes Square Off in the Elite 8 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Illegally healed by Clark French

He had taken his life into his own hands and Illegally Healed himself Illegally healed. Those are two words which you might not expect to hear together. Many people find that cannabis has a great positive healing effect for them, but, if they are healed with cannabis in the UK, then the patient must have […]

Fresh Crop of 10 New CBD-Infused Products for Spring

The first day of spring is Wednesday–that time of year when many start thinking about refreshing their routines, cleaning out the winter cobwebs, and getting ready for sunny days ahead. Whether it’s an aching back from recently shoveled snow, skin that hasn’t seen the light of day since October, or a yen for relaxation after […]

California

California Hemp Cultivation: It’s Complicated

Our California hemp lawyers regularly get asked about the laws and regulations about growing hemp in California, manufacturing hemp products, and shipping those products around the country. I’ve written about the various hemp laws in California and how confusing they are previously (see here and here). Those posts, however, were more geared towards the manufacture […]

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Cannabis Legalization: Is Thailand ready for it?

Is Thailand ready for cannabis legalization? “If we let it be used recreationally, our society is not ready yet, so I want to do this first step first— the issue of making medicine,” “if society is ready,” marijuana “could become a food supplement.” “And eventually that could lead us to its recreational use,”— Somchai Sawangkarn, […]

New England’s Impact on a National Cannabis Market

With the start of recreational cannabis sales on November 20th, 2018, Massachusetts had one of the most successful launches of adult-use cannabis since Colorado set the green wave in motion. In doing so, the state started its own wave for the Northeast, spurring surrounding states to push for recreational retail cannabis sales. New York and […]

Ontario will get its first ever legal cannabis patio this summer

For the first time ever in Ontario, a legal cannabis “consumption” patio will be open to the public this summer. The Ontario Craft Beer Festival announced Tuesday that it will be collaborating with HotBox Cafe, a cannabis establishment in Toronto’s Kensington Market that opened in 2003, to open a cannabis patio, called POTio, at the […]

Proposition 65: Yet Another Challenge for California Cannabis Businesses to Bend Their Minds Around

As cannabis growers and retailers struggle with the complex and onerous regulatory scheme governing California’s emerging legal marijuana marketplace, they may be excused for overlooking the requirements of California Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986—more commonly known as Proposition 65.  Neither the Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA), nor […]

Florida medical marijuana dispensaries work to get smokable product on shelves ‘as soon as it’s allowed’ – Orlando Sentinel

Florida medical marijuana dispensaries work to get smokable product on shelves ‘as soon as it’s allowed’  Orlando Sentinel Medical marijuana in Florida: Smoking medical marijuana now legal in Florida after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed bill into law  CBS News Smokable medical marijuana now legal in Florida  Boston 25 News Smoking medical marijuana is now legal in Florida  Orlando Weekly […]

Report of a parent survey of cannabidiol-enriched cannabis use in pediatric treatment-resistant epilepsy

Report of a parent survey of cannabidiol-enriched cannabis use in pediatric treatment-resistant epilepsy Abstract Severe childhood epilepsies are characterized by frequent seizures, neurodevelopmental delays, and impaired quality of life. In these treatment-resistant epilepsies, families often seek alternative treatments. This survey explored the use of cannabidiol-enriched cannabis in children with treatment-resistant epilepsy. The survey was presented to parents belonging to a Facebook group […]

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Channel Islands (UK): Information Page – Licensing for cultivation of cannabis and associated activities

Licensing for cultivation of cannabis and associated activities https://www.gov.gg/cannabis/licensing Cannabis and cannabis resin are classified as Class B drugs under Schedule 1 of the Misuse of Drugs (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 1974. It is a criminal offence in the Bailiwick to possess, cultivate, supply or import cannabis. An Order can be made under the Law […]

Namaste Technologies Announces New Auditor and Application for Management Cease Trade Order

TORONTO, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ – Namaste Technologies Inc. (“Namaste” or the “Company”) (TSXV: N) (FRANKFURT: M5BQ) (OTCMKTS: NXTTF) wishes to announce the appointment of Baker Tilly WM LLP (“Baker Tilly”) as its auditor.  This follows Namaste’s prior announcement on March 5, 2019, announcing the resignation of PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP as its former auditor.   The Company’s audit […]

Harvest One To Supply Shoppers Drug Mart with Satipharm brand cannabis

Launch of Satipharm branded cannabis in Canada VANCOUVER, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ – Harvest One Cannabis Inc. (“Harvest One” or the “Company”) (TSXV: HVT; OTCQX: HRVOF), through it’s wholly-owned subsidiary United Greeneries Ltd. (“United Greeneries”) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to become a medical cannabis supplier to Shoppers Drug Mart.  Under […]

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Los Angeles, West Hollywood, Weigh Allowing Pot Smoking in Public

In California, vaping or smoking marijuana in public is not lawful. You’d be forgiven, however, if you didn’t realize that walking on any random strip in Southern California. Lighting up almost everywhere has become practically ubiquitous. Homeowners, renters and businesses have had their share of complaints. Some businesses have even posted explicit signage making it […]

Medical marijuana in Florida: Smoking medical marijuana now legal in Florida after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed bill into law – CBS News

Medical marijuana in Florida: Smoking medical marijuana now legal in Florida after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed bill into law  CBS News MEDICAL MARIJUANA: Medical marijuana patients can now smoke the drug  ActionNewsJax.com Smoking medical marijuana is now legal in Florida. Here’s how it happened  Bradenton Herald Smokable medical marijuana now legal in Florida  Boston 25 News Smoking medical marijuana […]

Local doctor explains benefits of smokable medical marijuana – WPTV.com

Local doctor explains benefits of smokable medical marijuana  WPTV.com Medical marijuana in Florida: Smoking medical marijuana now legal in Florida after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed bill into law  CBS News Smokable medical marijuana now legal in Florida  Boston 25 News MEDICAL MARIJUANA: Medical marijuana patients can now smoke the drug  ActionNewsJax.com Smoking medical marijuana is now legal in Florida. […]

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Law Firm Press Release: Workers’ Compensation Settlement Reached for Man Who Allegedly Used Marijuana Before Accident

Here’s the release in full Charleston, SC (Law Firm Newswire) March 18, 2019 – Steinberg Law Firm is pleased to announce that attorneys Catie Meehan and David Pearlman recently settled a complicated workers’ compensation case for $3.85 million. The case involved a man who had allegedly used marijuana before an accident that left him severely injured. […]

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Israeli firm latest to bag Greek license

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Mark Taylor PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Greece’s government has issued a cultivation licence to an Israeli firm, as it continues to open its arms to the medicinal cannabis trade. Tikun Olam, Israel’s “first and largest supplier” of medical cannabis was given the […]

MEDICAL MARIJUANA: Medical marijuana patients can now smoke the drug – ActionNewsJax.com

MEDICAL MARIJUANA: Medical marijuana patients can now smoke the drug  ActionNewsJax.com Medical marijuana in Florida: Smoking medical marijuana now legal in Florida after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed bill into law  CBS News Smoking medical marijuana is now legal in Florida. Here’s how it happened  Bradenton Herald Up in smoke: Gov. DeSantis signs bill into law killing ban on […]

What Are You Smoking Episode 73: Live from SXSW

Live from Austin, Texas, What Are You Smoking takes the show on the road to discuss the current patchwork state of cannabis laws from SXSW. The post What Are You Smoking Episode 73: Live from SXSW appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

What Getting High Alone Can Teach You About Yourself

A recent study raised alarms about enjoying cannabis alone. But a solo sesh can lead to creative thoughts, introspection, and fresh insights. The post What Getting High Alone Can Teach You About Yourself appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: David Bienenstock Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Up in smoke: Gov. DeSantis signs bill into law killing ban on smokable medical marijuana – Tallahassee.com

Up in smoke: Gov. DeSantis signs bill into law killing ban on smokable medical marijuana  Tallahassee.com Marijuana companies give millions to Florida lawmakers  Miami Herald Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs smokable medical marijuana bill into law  Orlando Sentinel Gov. DeSantis signs bill legalizing smokable medical marijuana  WFLA View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On […]

Police Sued Over Bulldozer Chase That Killed Cannabis Suspect

The chase developed as Greg Longenecker, 51, a short-order cook and avid vegetable gardener, tended 10 marijuana plants in a small clearing near Reading, Pennsylvania. The post Police Sued Over Bulldozer Chase That Killed Cannabis Suspect appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Florida News Gov. DeSantis signs smokable medical marijuana bill into law WFTS Digital Staff 4:37 – ABC Action News

Florida News Gov. DeSantis signs smokable medical marijuana bill into law WFTS Digital Staff 4:37  ABC Action News Marijuana companies give millions to Florida lawmakers  Miami Herald Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs smokable medical marijuana bill into law  Orlando Sentinel Gov. DeSantis signs bill legalizing smokable medical marijuana  WFLA View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: […]

Are You Smoking the ‘Real’ Sour Diesel?

Ever notice that Sour Diesel doesn’t always look, smell, or feel the same? Take a look at the many different “versions” of Sour D circulating the cannabis market today. The post Are You Smoking the ‘Real’ Sour Diesel? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Dante Jordan Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How CBD Companies Market & Set Themselves Apart

Every day, new people are exploring the benefits of CBD, and the market has noticed. CBD is taking the health and leisure market by storm, garnering the attention of athletes, celebrities, major corporations and most importantly, consumers. Last year, the 2018 Farm Bill brought sweeping reform to continue the trend for CBD acceptance in the […]

Legal Ohio medical marijuana sales surpass $2M: Marijuana news – cleveland.com

Legal Ohio medical marijuana sales surpass $2M: Marijuana news  cleveland.com Ex-Ohio medical marijuana chief lands industry job  Cincinnati.com Grow Ohio harvesting medical marijuana near Zanesville, gets OK for cannabis products  The Columbus Dispatch Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary HempMeds® Brasil Hosts Medical Cannabis Event in Bahia  PRNewswire Some NJ towns welcome the idea of medical marijuana. Here’s what they’re saying […]

That High Couple Share Their Top YouTube Tips

What are your tips for creating a successful YouTube channel? The two most important things for anyone starting out on YouTube (or any platform) are consistency and authenticity. Consistency for us means posting every day on Instagram and weekly on YouTube. It’s important to plan out the content you want to create and recognize big […]

Ohio medical marijuana sales start strong but not all patients are buying – Marijuana Business Daily

Ohio medical marijuana sales start strong but not all patients are buying  Marijuana Business Daily Marijuana companies give millions to Florida lawmakers  Miami Herald Ex-Ohio medical marijuana chief lands industry job  Cincinnati.com Grow Ohio harvesting medical marijuana near Zanesville, gets OK for cannabis products  The Columbus Dispatch View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On […]

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Monday, March 18, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Monday, March 18, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // SXSW Cannabis Headliner Draws Crowds and Protest (Leafly) // Gov. Charlie Baker pushes bill to crack down on marijuana-impaired drivers (Mass Live) // Trump White House Claims Executive Privilege Over Agency Memos on Marijuana Legalization (Reason) These headlines are brought […]

Round 1: Meet the Competing Cannabis Strains

Welcome to Leafly’s Strain Madness 2019! In this bracket, vote for your favorite strain each day. Will your top choice make it to the end? The post Round 1: Meet the Competing Cannabis Strains appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Zimbabwe authorizes license for first medical marijuana company

The African nation of Zimbabwe issued the country’s first license to a medical marijuana company earlier this month, according to a report from Marijuana Business Daily. In a letter obtained by the publication that is dated March 7,  Zimbabwe’s Ministry of Health and Child Care informed Precision Cannabis Therapeutics Zimbabwe that the company’s application to produce medical […]

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How Minnesota can fix its medical marijuana market

Minnesota’s medical marijuana program has struggled for years as the flaws in its design have caused issue after issue. New patients are leaving the program in droves, turning to the black market or prescription opioids because they cannot afford the processed pills and oils that are legal. Growers are losing millions because of a strict […]