Bill to legalize recreational marijuana sent to governor – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Bill to legalize recreational marijuana sent to governor  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette Here’s when marijuana will be legal in Illinois, and answers to other burning questions about recreational weed  Chicago Tribune Illinois Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Legalization  U.S. News & World Report Illinois poised to become 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana  Chicago Daily Herald Illinois House sends marijuana legalization to Gov. […]

BC Supreme Court rules against test case dispensary appeal

Dispensaries are ordered to pay bills of court costs and violation tickets. In a landmark test case decision the Supreme Court of B.C. rules that sections of the City’s Licence Bylaw and Zoning and Developing Bylaw were constitutional, and intra vires – within it’s powers and authority. The bylaws were found to not unduly restrict […]

Breaking Cannabis News – RCMP deliberately withheld information

Cancelled press release and transparency would have exposed deficiencies in newly minted Health Canada regulations. In a lengthy article released this morning by the National Post, the details behind an important press release cancelation by the RCMP, in the spring of 2014, have finally been uncovered, as over 900 pages of internal records were obtained […]

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Harborside To Go Public

Here’s the nub of what’s happening Andrew Berman, CEO of Harborside Inc., said in a press release this morning, “Today is a historic day for Harborside. The company has served as a pioneer for the entire industry, and we’re excited to extend Harborside’s tradition of ‘trust, choice, and value’ to both our customers and our […]

Lawmakers approve medical marijuana study commission – WKRG News 5

Lawmakers approve medical marijuana study commission  WKRG News 5 Medical marijuana commission bill gets Alabama Legislature’s approval  Montgomery Advertiser Legislature approves medical marijuana study commission  AL.com State House may vote on medical marijuana study commission  News Courier View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Illinois House sends marijuana legalization to Gov. Pritzker – Effingham Daily News

Illinois House sends marijuana legalization to Gov. Pritzker  Effingham Daily News Here’s when marijuana will be legal in Illinois, and answers to other burning questions about recreational weed  Chicago Tribune Illinois Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Legalization  U.S. News & World Report Illinois poised to become 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana  Chicago Daily Herald Bill to legalize recreational marijuana sent […]

Here’s when marijuana will be legal in Illinois, and answers to other burning questions about recreational weed – Chicago Tribune

Here’s when marijuana will be legal in Illinois, and answers to other burning questions about recreational weed  Chicago Tribune Seven things to know about marijuana legalization in Illinois, including who can grow and sell it, how much someone can possess and where someone can … Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

5 Takeaways From the FDA’s Hearing on CBD

We listened to 100 stakeholders for ten hours on Friday. Here’s what you need to know. The post 5 Takeaways From the FDA’s Hearing on CBD appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Chronic Cooking: Weed Brownies

Everyone loves brownies, but they can be a bit of a pain to make sometimes, especially if you’re skipping the pre-mix. In this episode of Chronic Cooking, Craig Ex aka The Expert of Expert Joints shows you his favourite brownie recipe that consists of making them the hard way- from scratch! What you’ll need 4 […]

Are High-CBD Hemp Flowers the Next Big Thing in Cannabis?

High-CBD, low-THC cannabis is about to hit its stride. Learn more about how legislative changes have given rise to an online marketplace of high-CBD flower. The post Are High-CBD Hemp Flowers the Next Big Thing in Cannabis? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: David Bienenstock Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Zimbabwe Government Approves Country’s First Cannabis Farm

Company secures 10-hectare piece of land at prison for high security. Zimbabwe‘s government has approved plans for the country’s first cannabis farm and production plant. The project will reportedly begin at the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services’ Buffalo Range prison in Chiredzi, CAJ News reports. Ivory Medical, a Harare-based company, has secured a 10-hectare piece […]

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The Mother Plant of the Goddess – Cannabis

CANNABIS CULTURE – Like us, cannabis occurs in both male and female forms a differentiation which marks higher forms of both botanical and animal species .  “Propagation of the female species… is the total concern of the grower interested in the narcotic power of the plant.  It is thus a kind of happy coincidence that […]

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Alberta cannabis producer announces huge research partnership with Harvard

An Edmonton, Alta-based cannabis producer announced Tuesday it has secured a partnership with Harvard University to launch a new centre to research the drug. Atlas Biotechnologies Inc. will be teaming up with Harvard Global Catalyst, a cross-institutional program at Harvard. Together they will open the International Phytomedicines and Medical Cannabis Institute at Harvard (Harvard IPI), […]

CBD Ice Cream Is (Maybe, Hopefully) Coming To A Freezer Near You!

We are committed to bringing CBD-infused ice cream to your freezer as soon as it’s legalized at the federal level. You probably already know that we’re fans of all things groovy — think: Half Baked and Dave Matthews Band Magic Brownies. So it’s no surprise that we can’t wait to get into the latest food trend: cannabidiol, or CBD. We […]

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Iowa Governor vetoes medical cannabis expansion Bill

Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds has vetoed legislation, House File 732, that would have amended the state’s low-THC access program. The proposal would have expanded the pool of health professionals eligible to recommend medical cannabis products and would have opened the program up to those with severe or chronic pain. It also removed the three percent THC cap […]

Press Release – Indiva Reports Results for The First Quarter of 2019

Not for distribution to U.S. Newswire Services or for dissemination in the United States. Indiva Reports Results for The First Quarter of 2019 LONDON, ON – Friday May 31, 2019: Indiva Limited (the “Company” or “Indiva”) (TSXV:NDVA) (US:NDVAF) is pleased to report results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019. Q1 2019 financial results: […]

Hotboxing: The Art of Smoking Weed in Closed Chambers

Hotboxing fuses 3 of many people’s favorite activities – smoking weed, spending time with friends and driving around. Back when I was in college, it was one of the activities to have on your daily schedule. However, as fun as it can be, smoking weed and driving is one of the riskier things you can […]

Narrative review of the safety and efficacy of marijuana for the treatment of commonly state-approved medical and psychiatric disordersNarrative review of the safety and efficacy of marijuana for the treatment of commonly state-approved medical and psychiatric disorders

Narrative review of the safety and efficacy of marijuana for the treatment of commonly state-approved medical and psychiatric disorders Abstract The present investigation aimed to provide an objective narrative review of the existing literature pertaining to the benefits and harms of marijuana use for the treatment of the most common medical and psychological conditions for which it has been […]

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Founder Of Nevada Based GG Strains, Ross Johnson, Dies Aged 61

As well as being known in the cannabis industry for the creator of the GG strains his Gorilla Glue 4 strain prompted a high-profile trademark infringement lawsuit from Ohio-based adhesives company Gorilla Glue. Firstly CLR offers our condolences to Johnson’s family, friends and colleagues.   Cannabis Times Reports Ross Johnson, the co-founder of Nevada-based GG Strains, […]

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Does News Not Travel From Sussex To Devon ?

We know they are far from the madding crowd down there in Devon but may we suggest reading the Brighton Argus before launching your business and giving local media headlines like this “The CBD shop selling cannabis-infused coffee in Exeter – and it’s all totally legal” To be fair the report highlights legal issues but […]

The Week in Weed: May 31, 2019

Welcome back to the The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. In the race to be the next state to legalize recreational marijuana, Illinois has pulled ahead.  The state Senate has passed an adult-use cannabis bill, which now moves on to the state House.  The legislation is […]

Tuna Tare Reefare By Christine Sclafani TNMNews.com | Cannabis Culture

Tuna Tare Reefare If you love Sushi then you will love this Tuna Tare Reefare recipe. Chistine Sclafani will explain exactly what you need and how to prepare this delicious Sushi recipe. Give it a try and let us know what you think in the comments below. You can follow Christine at https://www.instagram.com/culture.tnm… Transcription It […]

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Hoban Law Group Announcement: FDA Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-Derived Compounds Public Hearing

FDA Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-Derived Compounds Public Hearing . Friday, May 31st, 2019   Hoban Law Group is delighted to announce that Managing Attorney Garrett Graff was selected by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) to testify in Washington D.C. at the Scientific Data and Information about Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-Derived Compounds […]

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And Another Former US Senator Joins A Cannabis Company Board

Here’s his tweet MJ Biz write Perhaps his biggest achievement on behalf of the marijuana industry was his role in the creation and passage of the Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment (later renamed Rohrabacher-Blumenauer), a 2014 measure that has helped protect medical cannabis companies across the country from prosecution by the U.S. Department of Justice. Source:  https://mjbizdaily.com/former-us-rep-rohrabacher-joins-cannabis-firm-budtraders-advisory-board/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=mjbiz_daily&utm_campaign=MJD_20190530_NEWS_Daily%20_05302019 Also read  more at  […]

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NJ Senate Votes To Advance Medical Cannabis

The New Jersey Senate voted 33-4 on Thursday to advance a bill that would boost medical marijuana sales and create new business opportunities in the state. Before the vote, the Senate amended Assembly Bill 10 to allow marijuana workers to join unions. Now, the measure will go back to the Assembly for a vote to approve the change. […]

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MJ Biz Publish 2019 Factbook

That’s according to exclusive projections from the 2019 edition of the Marijuana Business Factbook They write Retail sales of medical and recreational cannabis in the United States are on pace to eclipse $12 billion by the end of 2019 – an increase of roughly 35% over 2018 – and could rise as high as $30 billion […]

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California Cannabis Taxes: Missing or Uncollected ?

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 Missing or Uncollected?   Excessive taxes on cannabis is one of several reasons California’s roll-out of cannabis regulation is a fiasco. We have pointed out other reasons, including, an ill-conceived and poorly written […]

Aurora Cannabis Exercises License Option with EnWave

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – EnWave Corporation (TSX-V:ENW | FSE:E4U) reports today that, following its April 26, 2019 joint news release with Aurora Cannabis Inc. (“Aurora”) (TSX: ACB) (NYSE: ACB), a global leader in the cannabis industry, that Aurora has exercised its option and that the companies signed an exclusive, royalty-bearing […]

Convection, Conduction, & Hybrid: Vaporizer Heating Sources

The heating source that your vaporizer device utilizes is arguably one of the most important features that defines the overall use of your vape. Whether it’s convection heating, conduction heating, or a hybrid mix between the two different heating systems, these heating methods can either make or break your efficient vaping experience. To give you […]

How to Not Smell Like Weed After Smoking

When you have no care in the world, smoking weed can be a liberating experience that is completely controlled and dictated by you. However, in certain situations, there may be safeguards that you need to take in order to ensure that the after effects of your weed smoking sessions aren’t detected by others. It could […]

How to Get Rid of a Marijuana High? Sober Up Quick

Smoking marijuana is fun until you overdo it and you are hit with a serious high that makes you feel wasted, confused, and uncomfortable. This can lead to a cannabis hangover. Although every cannabis consumer gets high now and then, not very many people know how to get rid of a high when it happens. […]

Differences in Growing Sativa, Indica, and Hybrid Plants

When you start growing your own marijuana, be it sativa, or indica strains, it’s important to take two important factors into consideration: the environment you live in and the strain you want to grow. In many sets of conditions, most strains of cannabis will grow prolifically. However, certain strains are better suited for different environments. […]

Can You Overdose on CBD?

CBD is in the mainstream. No longer is it a niche product cannabis experts are telling their friends about. Instead, it’s in Whole Foods, pharmacies and scores of other everyday shops where people consume products. It’s in pills, foods (despite the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) lack of support), topicals and even toothpaste. With the […]

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Illinois Senate Passes Recreational Marijuana Bill

State House will now vote on bill that would allow state residents 21 and older to possess up to 30 grams of cannabis. The Illinois Senate approved a bill legalizing marijuana on Wednesday — a major step toward becoming the 11th U.S. state allowing recreational pot use. The measure, which passed in a 38-to-17 vote, […]

Ben & Jerry’s ‘Can’t Wait’ to Make CBD-Infused Ice Cream

“We are committed to bringing CBD-infused ice cream to your freezer,” the company said Thursday. But don’t head for the freezer aisle just yet. The post Ben & Jerry’s ‘Can’t Wait’ to Make CBD-Infused Ice Cream appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Ben Adlin Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Benchmark Signs Definitive Investment Cooperation Agreement with China-Based Zhejiang Yatai Pharmaceutical

Agreement to set up a joint venture company in Canada Vancouver, British Columbia–(May 29, 2019) – Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) (FSE: BBW) (OTC: BHHKF) (“Benchmark”, “BBT” or the “Company”) a federally-licensed producer and distributor of medical-grade cannabis, is pleased to report that it has signed a definitive agreement with China-based Zhejiang Yatai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (“Zhejian […]

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If you rely on weed delivery, it’s time to buy an iPhone

Google decided to ban all mobile apps facilitating cannabis sales from its Play Store, meaning that Android users can’t get weed delivered to their doors anymore. In the last couple of years, we’ve seen the intensity of the iOS vs Android duel rise and fall. I believe iOS got this round. Fellow cannabis enthusiasts, it’s […]

Colorado Gov. Signs Bills Legalizing Delivery and Lounges

Gov. Polis signs measure to legalize delivery and cannabis ‘hospitality spaces.’ No more need to smoke in the back alleys of Denver! The post Colorado Gov. Signs Bills Legalizing Delivery and Lounges appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Bruce Kennedy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

FAQ: Why the FDA Is Taking a Hard Look at CBD

The FDA will hold its first-ever public hearing on CBD on Friday. Here’s what’s at stake. The post FAQ: Why the FDA Is Taking a Hard Look at CBD appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Bruce Barcott & Ben Adlin Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How to Find the Right Cannabis Dispensary in Oklahoma

Oklahoma is rife with cannabis dispensaries. Check out our complete guide on how to find the best shop for your needs. The post How to Find the Right Cannabis Dispensary in Oklahoma appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Karen Getchell Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Thursday, May 30, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Illinois Senate Approves Marijuana Legalization Bill (Marijuana Moment) // Colorado Governor Signs Bills To Allow Marijuana Home Delivery And Tasting Rooms (Marijuana Moment) // Google Play Store bans in-app marijuana delivery (CNet) These headlines are brought to you by our […]

Treating Brain Injury With CBD May Become A Reality

There is yet no known cure for TBI. Some scientific evidence that suggests a CBD brain injury treatment may relieve some of the side effects. The post Treating Brain Injury With CBD May Become A Reality appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis use among older adults rising rapidly

Cannabis use among older adults is growing faster than any other age group but many report barriers to getting medical marijuana, a lack of communication with their doctors and a lingering stigma attached to the drug, according to researchers. Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Atrium Innovations Launches VESIsorb® Formulated Hemp Products Under Industry Leading Brands

Atrium Innovations, a Nestlé Health Science company, expands product portfolio with patent-protected cannabinoid formulations utilizing innovative drug delivery system with measured bioavailability and proven stability data FORT COLLINS, Colo. – May 30, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ –  Geocann and Atrium Innovations are proud to announce the successful launch of cannabidiol (CBD) soft gel formulations utilizing the patented […]

New Jersey cannabis firms pivot to medical as adult-use prospects fade – for now – Marijuana Business Daily

New Jersey cannabis firms pivot to medical as adult-use prospects fade – for now  Marijuana Business Daily Major expansion of medical marijuana law is up for a big vote Thursday. But will Murphy support it ?  NJ.com NJ medical marijuana, expungement changes get Senate vote today  Asbury Park Press NJ Senate to Vote on Bill Expanding Medical Marijuana  U.S. […]

Cannabis studies in Canada: Is there a stigma?

With a rapidly growing job market, university programs focused on the cannabis industry are popping up across Canada. Do university faculty or students hold any reservations? “I was scared of what my parents are going to say,” said Defne Ismail, a recent biochemistry university graduate specializing in cannabis at the University of Quebec in Trois […]

Craig Ex on Swearnet with Amy Anonymous

Check out this awesome Instagram video from our friends at Swearnet featuring Amy Anonymous doing it up for Swearnet’s last episode of “CANNABIS”, season 1. We get a look at some of the episode’s highlights as Amy dips her feet into the freezing waters of Nova Scotia, checks out the Peace East 420 Festival, and […]

SpeakEasy’s “Cannabis Complex”

VANCOUVER, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ – SpeakEasy Cannabis Club Ltd. (CSE: EASY) (Frankfurt: 39H) (the “Company” or “SpeakEasy“) is pleased to provide an update on the progress of SpeakEasy’s Cannabis Complex. The Cannabis Complex is a facility designed around the needs of SpeakEasy’s featured growers and embodies the philosophy of growing premium small batch cannabis at scale. […]

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Second medical cannabis producer for The Netherlands

The Netherlands’ only approved medicinal cannabis producer may soon have company – and competition. Nederlandse Omroep Stichting (NOS – Dutch Broadcast Foundation), which is part of the Netherlands Public Broadcasting system, reports the country’s Office for Medicinal Cannabis (BMC) wants to issue the second license. Currently, only one company is authorised to produce medical cannabis […]

Want To Survive A Heart Attack? Use Cannabis, Say Researchers

Want To Survive A Heart Attack? Use Cannabis, Say Researchers Scientists found that marijuana users had lower risk of death, going into shock, and artery surgeries after experiencing a heart attack. The post Want To Survive A Heart Attack? Use Cannabis, Say Researchers appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: Brendan Bures […]

Therapeutic potential of cannabinoids in CNS disease

Therapeutic potential of cannabinoids in CNS disease Abstract The major psychoactive constituent of Cannabis sativa, delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol (delta(9)-THC), and endogenous cannabinoid ligands, such as anandamide, signal through G-protein-coupled cannabinoid receptors localised to regions of the brain associated with important neurological processes. Signalling is mostly inhibitory and suggests a role for cannabinoids as therapeutic agents in CNS disease where […]

Texas Lawmakers OK Medical Marijuana, Industrial Hemp: But goal of decriminalizing low-level possession unattained – News – Austin Chronicle

Texas Lawmakers OK Medical Marijuana, Industrial Hemp: But goal of decriminalizing low-level possession unattained – News  Austin Chronicle Medical marijuana bill now medical marijuana commission bill  Montgomery Advertiser If hemp is legal in Texas, what will come of the state’s medical cannabis program?  Houston Chronicle NJ Senate to Vote on Bill Expanding Medical Marijuana  U.S. News & World Report […]

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Paper – New Zealand: New Zealand’s Industrial Hemp Industry: Motivations, Constraints, and Moving Forward

Abstract Industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) is one of the oldest food, fibre, and medicinal plants known to humankind. Research demonstrates that industrial hemp could facilitate New Zealand’s transition toward more sustainable agriculture because of its capabilities for carbon sequestration, environmental regeneration, phytoremediation, and the development of sustainable products. But despite this potential, New Zealand’s […]

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Arizona Supreme Court Decision On Extracts: First Dissenter Yavapai County Attorney Shelia Polk

Polk writes in  The Prescott News The consequences of Tuesday’s Arizona Supreme Court decision allowing the sale of high-potency drugs are troubling. The Court’s conclusion that the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act protects hashish (legally termed cannabis) is akin to finding that explosives produced from fertilizer are protected by laws allowing the sale of farm products. […]

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USDA issue memo saying hemp can be transferred inter and intra state

The Memo Legal Opinion on Authorities for Hemp Production May 28, 2019 The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (2018 Farm Bill) authorized the production of hemp and removed hemp and hemp seeds from the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) schedule of Controlled Substances. In response to questions raised concerning provisions pertaining to the interstate transportation of […]

Hawaii is cracking down on homemade edibles

State department officials said any establishment that fails to comply may lose their permit or may result in the closure of their business. The Hawai‘i Department of Health says CBD products sold without a prescription and outside of licensed medical cannabis dispensaries may be pulled from sale by health inspectors at any time. It’s sold […]

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Colorado Gov Signs Six Cannabis Bills Into Law

The Colorado Springs Gazette Reports On Wednesday, Gov. Jared Polis signed six pro-marijuana bills into law, including one that will allow out-of-state visitors and others to safely consume cannabis in regulated hospitality facilities. Polis on Wednesday signed two bills into law that had been vetoed last year by then-Gov. John Hickenlooper. Under House Bill 1230, […]

TSA Officially Allows Hemp CBD on Flights

Get answers to all your questions about flying with your favorite CBD products. Many of our customers contact us with the same question: Can I fly with CBD products? The good news is that our customers are free to fly with the complete line of CBD products from Medical Marijuana, Inc. from across our brands. […]

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Law Firm, Davis Wright Tremaine, Publish Article “NYC Employers Barred from Weeding Out Cannabis-Using Job Applicants”

Here’s their article in full published via JD Supra Source: https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/nyc-employers-barred-from-weeding-out-27014/ The article is authored by Aaron Colby Michael Goettig New York City recently joined Maine and the District of Columbia in passing legislation banning most employers from requiring applicants to submit to a pre-employment test for cannabis. The City Council passed the bill in […]

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Google Play – Developer Policy Centre Says No To Cannabis Apps

It’s the “regardless of legality” that indicates nothing will be changing until there is across the board federal legislation   Here’s the link . https://play.google.com/about/restricted-content/inappropriate-content/marijuana/ Marijuana Moment reports A google spokesperson explained the change in an email to Marijuana Moment, adding that affected companies can take advantage of a simple workaround. “These apps simply need […]

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Canada’s Largest Outdoor Cannabis Farm Ready for Growth

After receiving the greenlight from Health Canada, preparations are underway in southern Ontario for what will soon be Canada’s largest legal outdoor cannabis farm. Located on 100 acres of land in Brant County, just west of Hamilton, Ont., 48North’s farm is about to be home to 250,000 marijuana plants. The company already operates two indoor […]

Lowell Herb Co. CEO David Elias Builds a Bull Market Out West

For all the talk about vertically-integrated companies with deep pockets moving in to dominate the cannabis industry, leave it to a lean-and-mean upstart with a simple idea to steal the show: Lowell Herb Co.’s pack of fancy-pants pre-roll smokes is one of the first iconic, must-have products in the most competitive weed market in the […]

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How soon will Germany legalize the recreational use of cannabis ?

 There is a lot of buzz lately regarding Germany-many people believe that the country will soon make a move to completely legalise Cannabis for recreational purposes. Since 10th March, 2017, doctors can prescribe marijuana flowers or cannabis-infused drugs for more than 50 different health conditions — ranging from minor ones such as migraines ,to more […]

Colorado’s marijuana industry opened to outside investors

Colorado’s prohibition on publicly traded cannabis companies, which dates back to legalization and was previously preserved by former Gov. John Hickenlooper, is now a relic of the past. Gov. Jared Polis signed legislation Wednesday ending the ban, opening up Colorado’s cannabis industry to outside investors for the first time. A publicly traded Denver company says […]

OG Tasty Buds – Expert Joints LIVE on CLN

Join Craig Ex Thursday at 4:20pm PT from Studio710, for another episode of “Expert Joints LIVE!” This week Craig welcomes Scott from OG Tasty Buds, and Brandon for How I Roll. Tha Big Puffa brings music from the Hazmat Crew for Dab Time, and a new Chronic Cooking video makes it’s debut too. Chat with Craig […]

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Get ready for a new wave of synthetic cannabinoids and derivatives

Synthetic cannabinoids are a major problem for the cannabis industry, but do they represent all that’s wrong with it? Companies investing in manufacturing synthetic cannabinoids don’t seem to think so. Every now and then we hear news of people getting seriously ill from consuming synthetic cannabinoids, or getting injured from extracting cannabinoids on their own […]

Medical marijuana bill now medical marijuana commission bill – Montgomery Advertiser

Medical marijuana bill now medical marijuana commission bill  Montgomery Advertiser Medical marijuana needs more study, Alabama House speaker says  AL.com Patients urge passage of stalled medical marijuana bill  Tacoma News Tribune Patients urge passage of stalled medical marijuana bill in Alabama  Tuscaloosa News View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

Genetic analysis of cannabis is here

Research could provide government regulators with powerful new tools for addressing a bevy of commercial claims and other concerns as non-medical marijuana, hemp and CBD products become more commonplace. The new analysis of the genetic and chemical characteristics of cannabis is believed to be the first thorough examination of its kind. Go to Source Author: […]

Ready, Set, Shop: Making Your Showroom Shine

We left off our Customer Journey series at Touchpoint 5: Private Consultation Spaces. Your own dispensary may not have need for private consultation areas, but I will bet you $420 your dispensary does have a retail space, and thus we’ve arrived at Touchpoint 6: The Showroom. The Showroom is the confluence of your store’s design. […]

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Wednesday, May 29, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Cannabis Extracts Are Legal Arizona High Court Rule (Leafly) // States Can’t Block Legal Hemp Shipments Within Their Borders, USDA Says (Marijuana Moment) // New Yorkers are drawn to East Coast’s first recreational cannabis dispensaries (Crain’s New York Business) These […]

7 Things You Should Know Before Buying Cannabis

If you’re a newbie to cannabis then rejoice! You are about to enter a vast and diverse world unlike any other. Consider the first time you enjoyed a cup of coffee and then realized there are as many varieties and methods of consumption as there are coffee shops. But if you are about to click […]

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Can CBD help with PMS?

PMS effects 75% of menstruating women and to be perfectly honest, it totally sucks. We haven’t nailed down the exact cause of PMS, but most believe it has something to do with the way hormones changeduring this time of a woman’s cycle. The symptoms vary greatly and it is now believed that as many as 150 different premenstrual symptoms […]

TSA now allows hemp-derived CBD, FDA-approved cannabis med on flights

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has updated its policy to now allow hemp-derived CBD and a Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved cannabis medication on flights, according to the agency’s website. The TSA’s guidelines on cannabis were recently updated on its website’s medical cannabis page, changing a red “no” to a yellow “yes (special instructions)” for […]

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Cooking with Cannabidiol: Dosing Basics and Recipes

If you know how to cook with THC, then you can cook with cannabidiol (CBD). The two essential cannabinoids have a lot in common; after all, they come from the same plant—cannabis sativa. If you’re cooking with a high-CBD whole-plant cannabis strain, the techniques are identical to a high-THC strain. But in many areas of […]

Calling all cannabis experts, New Zealand needs you.

“You will have proven experience at coaching and developing teams and supporting individuals to grow and thrive.” The Government is looking for a cannabis expert ahead of next year’s non-binding referendum on legalising recreational use of the drug. Justice Minister Andrew Little revealed earlier this month voters will be presented with draft legislation, which will […]

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Harris Bricken Article Highlights The Issues With METRC Track & Trace In CA – Beware The Data Breach

Author  Griffen Thorne  writes by way of introduction……The aspect of track-and-trace with the biggest potential for disaster isn’t the fact that it’s so complex, but rather the fact that loss of access to the system could be devastating for licensees. Each of the three California cannabis agencies’ track-and-trace rules prohibit licensees from transferring cannabis to […]

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The Legal Intelligencer Publishes Cannabis Law Supplement

They write……In The Legal’s Cannabis Law supplement, read about diversity in the industry and why it’s necessary, cannabis business RICO claims, workplace guidance and the recent CBD boom. Download digital edition here. Creating Diversity in the Cannabis Industry and Why It’s Important One challenge, however, presents a significant business opportunity for those who are willing […]

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Australia’s MGC Pharmaceuticals finally gets cannabis cultivation research licence from the Australian Office of Drug Control.

Here’s the press release.. The research will focus on the optimisation of breeding and cultivating processes and the extraction of material to assess their efficacy of medical cannabis on prostate, melanoma and other cancer cells. All intellectual property from the trials will be owned by MGC, which is funding the research. Earlier this year, MGC […]

Management of Chronic Pain in Adults Living With Sickle Cell Disease in the Era of the Opioid Epidemic: A Qualitative Study

Management of Chronic Pain in Adults Living With Sickle Cell Disease in the Era of the Opioid Epidemic: A Qualitative Study Abstract IMPORTANCE: The hallmark of sickle cell disease (SCD) is vaso-occlusive pain that may be acute and episodic or may progress to chronic, persistent pain with unpredictable and disabling exacerbations. Patients with SCD rely […]

California’s sick pets may soon have a marijuana option

The bill would give veterinarians the same protections as doctors who recommend marijuana for human patients. Sick pets may be the next on the cards for receiving medical marijuana in California. Last year, former Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law allowing veterinarians to discuss medical marijuana with pet owners, although the recommendation of cannabis was […]

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Special Report: Current Issues in Marijuana Regulation – Veterans Struggle to Gain Access to Medical Marijuana

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Patrick McKnight PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT   Current Issues in Marijuana Regulation May 2, 2019 Veterans Struggle to Gain Access to Medical Marijuana    Thirty-three states and the District of Columbia have enacted medical marijuana programs. Despite this expansion military veterans often […]

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Another Delay for New Jersey Cannabis Legalization

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Patrick McKnight PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT An ongoing political saga took another unpredicted turn this month. After over a year of building momentum, hopes for a legislative vote on legalizing the adult-use of recreational cannabis have once again faded. Senate President Steve […]

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Arizona Ruling On Medical Cannabis & Hashish Due

The Arizona Supreme Court is scheduled to decide Tuesday 28 May 2019  whether medical marijuana patients can face arrest for possession of hashish. The case centers on the 2013 arrest of medical marijuana card holder Rodney Jones at a Prescott hotel on charges of possession of cannabis and drug paraphernalia. Police say Jones had 0.05 […]

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HB 1356 (Retail Cannabis Bill) Amended In Committee

California legislators advanced a bill that would increase the number of marijuana retail licenses in the state by requiring some cities and counties that have banned commercial cannabis to open their doors to the industry. Assembly Bill 1356, which was amended in committee last week, would require local jurisdictions where more than 50% of voters […]

Cannabis Reform Bills: What Industry Insiders Think

With nearly 63 percent of Americans supporting cannabis legalization, 2019 has seen a record number of federal bills introduced. From Cory Booker to Kamala Harris to Chris Murphy, every elected representative in Washington seems to be pushing his or her own version of federal reform, and the consensus is significant legislation could be enacted by […]

‘Hemp is Legal’ Challenges Facebook Ad Policy

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Nonprofit trade group Hemp Industries Association, has partnered with cannabis industry stakeholders Hoban Law Group, CBD product company Bluebird Botanicals, and farm supplier Bish Enterprises to launch “Hemp is Legal” campaign addressing social media platform Facebook’s current policy of prohibiting hemp promotion and advertising on both Facebook and Instagram. “With the passage […]

Taking CBD Vapes to the Next Level with Hempods

From a DIY project to a reddit darling to an online CBD vape retailer, Hempods is a prime example of how fast companies are moving into today’s burgeoning CBD marketplace. The post Taking CBD Vapes to the Next Level with Hempods appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good […]

Cannabis Extracts Are Legal, Arizona High Court Rules

The unanimous state Supreme Court decision Tuesday concluded Arizona cardholders are immunized because cannabis extracts are considered medical marijuana. The post Cannabis Extracts Are Legal, Arizona High Court Rules appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Flying With CBD? TSA Says It’s Cool

TSA clarifies its policy: CBD is A-OK. There are rules, though. Here’s what you need to know. The post Flying With CBD? TSA Says It’s Cool appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: David Downs Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Medical Marijuana’s Impact on Cannabis Tourism in Jamaica

The notion that most Jamaicans enjoy smoking ganja is part of the stereotype trifecta that also includes dreadlocks and listening to reggae. Because of that, it surprises most people to know that up until 2015, marijuana production, distribution, and consumption was illegal in the country. Now decriminalized, cannabis in Jamaica is becoming much more regulated. […]

Synthetic version of CBD treats seizures in rats

A synthetic, non-intoxicating analogue of cannabidiol (CBD) is effective in treating seizures in rats, according to research by chemists. The synthetic CBD alternative is easier to purify than a plant extract, eliminates the need to use agricultural land for hemp cultivation, and could avoid legal complications with cannabis-related products. Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On […]

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5 Cannabis Tincture Recipes Anyone Can Make

You’ll agree that one of the best things about the cannabis industry is the availability of weed in many different, often innovative and healthy, forms. Say, tinctures. Tinctures are a healthy, smokeless way to medicate yourself with cannabis. Though they aren’t just some temporary novelty – they’ve been around for centuries – their popularity is […]

The Future of Cannabis Consumption

Recreational cannabis consumption is legal in 10 states in the United States as well as all across Canada for adults of a certain age. However, unlike other recreational choices like alcohol, in many places, there is no place for adults to socially consume cannabis together. This leaves tourists high and dry when it comes to […]

Wildflower Brands Signs Distribution Agreement for South Africa

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NetworkWire – Wildflower Brands Inc. (CSE: SUN, OTC: WLDFF) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the signing of an exclusive distribution agreement for the South African market. Exclusivity was granted to Africann, a local company specializing, amongst others, in the distribution of best-of-breed North American hemp products, […]

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It’s Cannabis Week in New York City

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo (CWCBE) returns to New York’s Javits Convention Center on May 29 to June 1. Here’s a list of CWCBE highlights as well as other events on the New York Cannabis Week schedule. May 28 • New York’s largest monthly networking event, CannaGather, will focus on “The Power of […]

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Tuesday, May 28, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Gov. Reynolds vetoes bill that would have expanded medical marijuana program (We Are Iowa) // Cannabis oversupply in Canada may be closer than some expect,’ bank warns (Marijuana Business Daily) // ‘Not really if it’s when’: Mass. marijuana pesticide ban […]

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Compassionate Certification Centers to host Grand Opening of North Hills Location

CCC’s new Perry Hwy. location is the tenth clinic for the cannabis healthcare system, providing medical cannabis certifications, CBD evaluations, and THC-Free CBD products which can be purchased by medical cannabis patients and non-cardholding consumers. PITTSBURGH – May 28, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Compassionate Certification Centers (www.CCCregister.com), a US medical cannabis healthcare system, announced the opening […]

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Australia’s First Cannabis Awards

SYDNEY, Australia – May 28, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Cannabis and hemp have come a long way in the past few years as the smoke begins to clear from the myths and stigmas about the plant. With the recent legalisation of medical cannabis and hemp in Australia, the industry has begun to boom, and experts […]

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Cannabis consumers are more likely to survive heart attacks

Cannabis consumers might just be less likely to die following a heart-attack, writes Calvin Hughes.  That’s what a group of researchers from the University of Colorado found after analyzing the hospital records of 1,273,897 patients who suffered from heart-related emergencies, or Acute Myocardial Infarctions (AMI), between 1994 and 2013. Of those, 3,854 were cannabis consumers. […]

SAM Declares Victory in New Hampshire, New Jersey, and Vermont

Last week, lawmakers announced that marijuana legalization bills in New Jersey, Vermont, and New Hampshire are all effectively dead for the 2019 session. This litany of victories comes on the heels of a slew of other wins this year in states like Minnesota and New Mexico. “Consecutive years of victories for public health and safety […]

Your Brain On Weed: Concussions And Cannabis

Your Brain On Weed: Concussions And Cannabis Both THC and CBD are neuroprotective antioxidants, which is a fancy way of saying they help reduce the effects brain damage whether due to trauma or things like strokes or other disease. The post Your Brain On Weed: Concussions And Cannabis appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go […]

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What Are The Social Impacts of Legal Cannabis in the US

The legalization of cannabis in the US is still under a lot of debate, which has triggered many types of research in that field. And those researches mainly suggest that legalization leads to a variety of social benefits, concerning youth, education, public health, law enforcement, safety, social justice, and crime. Furthermore, it’s obvious that that […]

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Bulgaria becomes first EU state to authorise free sale of CBD

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Mark Taylor PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Bulgaria has become the first European Union state to officially allow a CBD distribution company to sell openly on the market. Kannaway, a subsidiary of Medical Marijuana Inc, said it has been issued with a Free […]

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Government of New Zealand Justice Dept is currently looking for Cannabis expert with ‘Proven Experience’ and is offering $137,479-$194,088 for the position

The New Zealand government is currently looking to hire a cannabis expert that has “proven experience” ahead of the non-binding referendum for a legal cannabis market that will take place next year. In the first weeks of May, Andrew Little, the Justice Minister of New Zealand, announced that the people will have to vote if […]

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West Australia: The Yawoorrong Miriuwung Gajerrong Yirrgeb Noong Dawang Aboriginal Corporation Receives Grant To Grow Hemp

The Hemp Gazette reports……..A hemp initiative was one of ten projects in Western Australia’s Kimberley region named to receive a Regional Economic Development (RED) grant. The McGowan Government announced the grant and nine others last Friday. “The Kimberley region has great potential to develop and diversify its economy, particularly given its close proximity to Asian markets,” said […]

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How California Female Cannabis Entrepreneurs Are Overcoming Hurdles in Fledgling Legal Industry

Female business owners face challenges starting and running cannabis operations, according to several such entrepreneurs who spoke at a recent industry conference in Santa Rosa. “I’m sure everyone’s probably tired of the cliché of building the airplane while we’re flying it, but that’s literally what we’ve been doing for the last two years,” said Shannon […]

Cannabis Sprays Explored: Caustic Soaps and Salts

We certainly want to smoke clean buds, but this feat cannot be naturally achieved if cannabis is grown in a massive warehouse or extensive field. Rather than relying on small batches, some producers turn to horticultural soaps to solve this common agriculture hurdle. This is also why you wash your apples before crunching into them. […]

High-Ranking Dems Join Board of Cannabis Investment Firm

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Former Senator Tom Daschle (D-SD) has joined the advisory board of New York-based cannabis investment firm Northern Swan. Former Representative Joseph Crowley (D-NY), has also come onto the board at Northern Swan, joining Daschle. The politicos are the latest players to pursue private sector careers in cannabis. Former Speaker of the […]

Ionic Disposable Pen

Known primarily for its small-batch oils and concentrates, Ionic also offers disposable pens. Each black or white device is filled with 0.5mg of single-strain oil. Ionic.social   Here are 5 additional vaporizers you’ll want to check out: Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

DabTabs Go: ilo Vapor Announces the 1st Portable Vape

Vaporization technology startup ilo Vapor is pleased to announce the introduction of the DabTabs Go™, combustion-free portable vaporizer designed for their innovative line of exact-dose DabTabs™ PORTLAND, Ore. (Newswire.com) – ​​ilo Vapor introduces the patent-pending DabTabs Go™, the first and only ultra-portable cartridge-style vaporizer designed for use with ilo’s DabTabs™ and VapeBits™ dablets. Designed to offer true […]

20-day pro-cannabis march embarks across Thailand

Around 1,000 people from 11 civic groups set off on a 270-kilometer march in Northern Thailand to raise funds for cannabis research last Tuesday.   The 20-day “Cannabis Walk Thailand” began in Northern Thailand at the Wachiraphotiyarn Monastery and is planned to end at Wat Bang Pla Mor in Muang district of Suphan Buri on […]

Mile High – Professor Lee Goes to the 2015 Denver Cannabis Cup

Despite what the plants had been through they still looked great and I couldn’t help but stick my face into the closest plant’s canopy and motorboat it. My plane sits on the Denver International Airport tarmac while the captain explains: “Uhhhh folks, due to the snow we’re going to … be on the tarmac for […]

Therapeutic Value of Medical Marijuana in New Jersey Patients: A Community Partnership Research Endeavor

Therapeutic Value of Medical Marijuana in New Jersey Patients: A Community Partnership Research Endeavor Abstract OBJECTIVE: The Public Health Program at Stockton University partnered with the Compassionate Care Foundation to ascertain the impact of medical marijuana on patients in New Jersey. METHODS: Patients volunteered to complete a survey once a month for 8 months. The survey explored […]

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Ozzy Osbourne Uses CBD For His Pain Relief

Sharon Osbourne, on a U.K. talk show, Loose Women, when asked by the hosts about her husband…….Sharon explained that Ozzy had met a severe motorbike accident few years ago, several metal rods had to be put in his body and the accident moved all the rods and the bones they were screwed into all splintered. She also […]

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Branding Is Personal & Meaningful

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Glenn JohnsonPUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT   As is so often the case in the Cannabis and Hemp industry, to succeed you do what you have to, when you have to, you learn you adapt and you overcome challenges in the market […]

Amazing Hemp Oil Benefits for Hair

Our hair makes us complete, we never have thought it has made us look whole, and we never stop to think if this is the case. We just tend to move on and get on with life. It is only when something happens to our hair that we began to think about it. Today, we […]

Growing up high: Neurobiological consequences of adolescent cannabis use

About one in five Canadian adolescents uses cannabis. Neuroscientists have been researching the effects of cannabis on the adolescent brain. Adolescence is associated with the maturation of cognitive functions, such as working memory, decision-making, impulsivity control and motivation, and the research presented suggests cannabis could have long-lasting, but possibly reversible effects on these. Go to […]

Why Smoking Cannabis Resin is Bad

You need to consume a lot more resin compared to actual herbs in order to get high. People smoke resin occasionally, especially when they are really broke and can’t afford to buy more weed. However, they fail to understand that consuming resin is harmful to their health. Continue reading to find out why smoking cannabis […]

A Survey of Hospice Professionals Regarding Medical Cannabis Practices

A Survey of Hospice Professionals Regarding Medical Cannabis Practices Abstract Introduction: With medical cannabis (MC) remaining illegal at the federal level, hospice programs are unsure how to handle requests for MC, particularly since hospice is largely funded with federal dollars. The purpose of this survey was to determine respondents’ comfort level with MC use in hospice, what processes […]

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More Industries Suffer From Cannabis Demonization Than You Think

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR:    Patrick Woods of GanjaPrint PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT   Adjacent industries are crippled by legislation, first and foremost. We all know that big corporations need to play ball if they want to stay afloat. Offshore accounts are not included under “play […]

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California: Licensing Cannabis Cooperative Associations

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 Licensing Cannabis Cooperative Associations [“CCA’s”] – we have been working on getting CCA’s recognized and licensed by the California cannabis regulators for half a year. We share our success in getting the California Dept. […]

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Colorado Law Enforcement Says It Has Conducted Extensive Raids Of Illegal Cannabis Operations In The State

Westword reports Colorado law enforcement officers, district attorneys and federal authorities collaborated on what they describe as the largest collective marijuana bust in the state’s history. During a press conference on May 24, Jason Dunn, the U.S. Attorney for the District of Colorado, discussed the two-year investigation that included nearly 250 location searches in eight […]

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Australia’s Help End Marijuana Prohibition party secures 141,500 first preference Senate votes or 1.9 per cent of the national vote

The Brisbane Times reports….It’s the party’s best result since being registered in 2010 and is a huge jump in support from the 2016 election when the party entered a joint ticket with the Sex Party in several states and received 106,000 votes. Speaking from the Hemp, Health and Innovation expo in Sydney the party’s president […]

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Industrial Hemp Bill Tabled In Australia’s Northern Territory

Legislation introduced to NT’s parliament last week seeks to make it legal to grow and process industrial hemp in the Northern Territory. The Hemp Industry Bill 2019 would create the authorising environment for the regulation of cannabis with less than or equal to 1% THC for food, fibre and seed production uses. Under the legislation, […]

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Cultiva Law Looking For A Paralegal

Cultiva Law, PLLC is seeking a paralegal to join our litigation practice and support our Seattle team. Cultiva Law is a cannabis law-specialty firm primarily serving Pacific Northwest clients. We take pride in providing exceptional legal services while creating a professional and friendly culture. This is a self-starter position that requires the ability to work […]

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CO: The Department of Revenue’s Marijuana Enforcement Division is planning a work group regarding House Bill 19-1090

The Department of Revenue’s Marijuana Enforcement Division is planning a work group regarding House Bill 19-1090 (“Measures to Allow Greater Investment Flexibility”), which is pending final action. The work group will provide an opportunity for stakeholder collaboration on anticipated implementation details of HB19-1090, to include proposed rules, forms, and process updates. The HB19-1090 work group […]

Organigram to invest $15 million in industry-leading infused chocolate innovation

MONCTON, NB, May 20, 2019 /CNW/ – Anticipating the legalization of adult-use cannabis edibles, and ready to demonstrate a leadership position in the edibles market, Organigram Holdings Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OGI) (OTCQX: OGRMF), a licensed producer of cannabis, is pleased to announce a $15 million investment commitment in a high-speed, high-capacity, fully-automated production line with […]

4th annual Fore20 Golf Tournament tees off Aug. 25, 2019

The 4th annual Fore20 Golf Tournament and Pop-Up Market is fast approaching on Aug. 25– so you better mark your calendars if you don’t want to miss out on what’s becoming one of BC’s biggest and best 420-friendly events. Presented by the Cannabis Growers of Canada, Fore20 is held at the beautiful Squamish Valley Golf […]

Aurora Cannabis and UFC Join Forces to Advance CBD Research, Education, and Product Development

EDMONTON, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ – Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE: ACB) (TSX: ACB), the Canadian company defining the future of cannabis worldwide, and UFC®, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, are excited to announce an exclusive, multi-year, multi-million dollar, global partnership that is expected to significantly advance further clinical research on the relationship between 100% hemp […]

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The Marijuana Financing Double Standard

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Steven Monahan PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT   The Marijuana Financing Double Standard   It is common knowledge that the federal government’s Schedule I classification of marijuana makes it illegal.[1] Many people also understand that any money earned by selling marijuana is classified […]

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Hoban Law Group Partners with the Hemp Industries Association (HIA) to Launch a Nationwide Hemp Is Legal Campaign.

When the President signed the 2018 Farm Bill in December, which legalized industrial hemp for all intents and purposes, the federal government permanently removed industrial hemp from the Controlled Substances Act (CSA), resolving any lingering doubts. However, this sweeping law has caused a great deal of confusion among government agencies who, as a general rule, […]

Agripharm cannabis production license from Health Canada

CREEMORE, ON /CNW/ – Agripharm Corp. is pleased to announce that it has secured an outdoor cultivation licence from Health Canada. Agripharm will be growing its first outdoor crop this season utilizing its exclusive Canadian licence for Green House Seed Co.’s award-winning catalogue of genetics. “Agripharm is growing some of the world’s best and rarest […]

Chronic Cooking: Popping Caramel Corn

Nothing gets a party or movie popping like caramel corn! On the latest episode of Chronic Cooking, host Craig Ex aka The Expert of Expert Joints is giving this timeless treat a THC twist. Caramel corn is the perfect snack for when the munchies kick in, but this delicious recipe could give you even more […]

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Cannabis Track and Trace Is A Disaster Waiting to Happen—and Not for the Reasons You Might Think

Most states’ regulated cannabis regimes require licensed cannabis companies to use seed-to-sale track-and-trace software. In California, the state has contracted the entire track-and-trace program to the METRC program. The METRC program isn’t yet fully implemented because many operators don’t yet have annual licenses. Our California cannabis attorneys frequently assist clients with track-and-trace compliance and preparation. […]

Review of the neurological benefits of phytocannabinoids

Review of the neurological benefits of phytocannabinoids Abstract BACKGROUND: Numerous physical, psychological, and emotional benefits have been attributed to marijuana since its first reported use in 2,600 BC in a Chinese pharmacopoeia. The phytocannabinoids, cannabidiol (CBD), and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9-THC) are the most studied extracts from cannabis sativa subspecies hemp and marijuana. CBD and Δ9-THC interact uniquely with the endocannabinoid system (ECS). […]

Cannabis and Cats: What to Do if Your Cat Eats Marijuana

Cat owners have known for a long time that catnip to our feline friends is like, well…catnip. Your cat may roll around in, lick, or eat this herbal feline treat, which could cause your household mouser to grow aggressive and wild. Or, they may become very docile, while others could give it a sniff and […]

Reefer Madness? Does smoking cannabis cause psychosis?

The public perception of cannabis is not something which needs to discover more thorns in its side. Amongst the stories of spreading global terror, corruption in almost every government going and the general dangers which sit outside your front door, a multitude of voices are echoing the same statement like a skipping CD and it […]

Oakland Set to Reduce Tax Rates on Small Cannabis Businesses

OAKLAND, Calif. – Some Oakland cannabis businesses are set to receive a significant reduction in their taxes. The Oakland City Council has opted to lower the gross receipts tax for cannabis businesses making $500,000 or less per year. The rate will drop from 10 percent to 0.12 percent. This will result in a fee assessed […]

What’s Hot in Pot Retail: Ingestibles (Infographic)

Cannabis sublinguals and edibles aren’t just climbing in popularity. In addition to gaining a share of the consumer dollar, ingestibles are becoming the approachable public face of cannabis in dispensary display cases and in the public eye. Here, BDS Analtyics shares key cannabis ingestible insights in an infographic created exclusively for mg (it appeared in […]

Yocan UNI Box Mod

This width- and height-adjustable mod with variable voltage and a magnetic pod grip works with almost all 510 oil atomizers. Pushbutton operation; window for watching oil levels. YocanOnline.com   Here are 5 additional vaporizers you’ll want to check out: Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Firefly 2+ Vaporizer

The Firefly 2+’s convection chamber slowly increases temperature during draws for a consistent experience. Bluetooth app allows fine-tuned control. For dry herb or concentrates. TheFirefly.com   Here are 5 additional vaporizers you’ll want to check out: Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

BREAKING: Norway’s Sovereign Fund Reverses Decision to Invest in Marijuana Industry Due to SAM’s Efforts

(Alexandria, VA) – Today, it was announced that Norway’s sovereign wealth fund will reverse a decision to invest 900 million NOK into various marijuana companies and companies with ties to the marijuana industry. This decision comes after Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM) partnered with a broad coalition of concerned citizens and associations in the country […]

Restrictive Laws Power Indoor Cannabis in California

With only 12 municipalities in California that allow for outdoor cannabis growing, indoor has become the norm. But indoor pollutes and wastes resources, so some companies are promoting outdoor to reduce the impact on the environment. The post Restrictive Laws Power Indoor Cannabis in California appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: April M. […]

7 Warning Signs of Toxic Managers in the Workplace

Toxicity in the workplace can be a serious problem, especially when it’s a direct result of the attitudes and actions of those in charge. The aptly termed “toxic manager” not only wreaks havoc on a company’s culture but also can destroy morale, inhibit communication and cooperation, cause increased absenteeism, and negatively impact the emotional well-being […]

On-the-Go-Gear for Cannabis Travel and Tourism

If you’re sitting there right now, thinking about travel and cannabis tourism destinations, you’re not the only one. It’s that time of year when thoughts turn to getting up, up, and away for vacations—and because of increased cannabis legalization in the U.S., the skies may actually be getting a little friendlier. The Transportation Safety Administration […]

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Big name Democrats join cannabis investment firm Northern Swan

Former Democratic lawmakers Tom Daschle and Joe Crowley have joined the advisory board of New York-based cannabis investment firm Northern Swan, the company announced Monday. Daschle was a U.S. senator from 1987-2005 and served as the Senate Majority Leader from 2001-2003. He called for looser cannabis restrictions after the announcement was made. “As the conversation […]

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Planning Your Colorado Cannabis Road Trip

Got a full tank of gas and mountains on your mind? As the snow starts melting, driving through Colorado isn’t as daunting as it can be in winter, and there’s heaps of fun to be had, even when most ski slopes are closed. No matter where you go in this state, chances are good that […]

What ‘Organic’ Means to CBD Producer Endoca

At Endoca, hemp CBD cultivators are employing sustainable and green farming techniques they hope will help build a sustainable future for the planet. The post What ‘Organic’ Means to CBD Producer Endoca appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Here’s What You Need to Know About Baking with CBD

If you haven’t heard of CBD and its impact on the wellness industry, then you’ve been living under a rock. The restorative and non-hallucinogenic compound has been called many things, including, but not limited to: a fad, the best thing that’s ever happened to patients who need pain relief, and one of the most profitable […]

The Roll-Up #89: Joe Biden Takes the Coward’s Path

This week: Biden embraces the boldest drug reform policy of 1996. Also, CBD may reduce addiction cravings. The post The Roll-Up #89: Joe Biden Takes the Coward’s Path appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Podcasts Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Kush.com to Host the 6th Annual Oregon Hemp Convention

Leading Cannabis and Hemp Marketplace Kush.com Revamps Sixth Annual Oregon Hemp Convention; Pacific Northwest’s Largest Hemp Trade Show Features Free Admission with Food Bank Donation, Industry Speakers, Exclusive After-Parties and More Go to Source Author: TheWeedBlog Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Friday, May 24, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Friday, May 24, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // New Jersey Assembly approves medical cannabis expansion (Marijuana Business Daily) // Cannabis Control Commission approves first sale of a marijuana company (Mass Live) // Hemp Farmers Guaranteed Federal Crop Insurance Through Disaster Bill Amendment (Marijuana Moment) These headlines are brought […]

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Introducing Ignite Distribution, LLC

Ignite International, Ltd. Partners with MMS Distribution, LLC for CBD Products in the US LOS ANGELES – May 24, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Ignite International, Ltd. (the “Company”), a global super-premium CBD and cannabis consumer packaged goods company, is pleased to announce today that it has signed a definitive agreement with MMS Distribution, LLC (“MMS”) […]

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Why Canadian border cannabis seizures have more than tripled.

The number of cannabis seizures at approximately 1200 location entry points at the Canadian border has more than tripled. A recent report from Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) shows an increase from half a million grams of cannabis being seized during the 2017-2018 fiscal year to more than 1.7 million grams the following year. CBSA […]

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Worrisome diagnosis: lack of prescribing physicians causing Australian medical cannabis program to fail

Although the use of medical cannabis is legal in Canberra, touted as Australia’s culture capital, patients are reporting they are being forced to purchase their medication on the street as it’s nearly impossible to find physicians in the city willing to prescribe the drug. ABC News Australia reports that Canberra grandmother and chronic pain sufferer […]

If Pot is Legalized in Illinois, What Happens to Medical Marijuana? – WTTW News

If Pot is Legalized in Illinois, What Happens to Medical Marijuana?  WTTW News NJ medical marijuana program with edibles up for Assembly vote  Asbury Park Press Texas Legislature Set to (Slightly) Expand Medical Marijuana Access  The Texas Observer N.J.’s medical marijuana program could soon grow after expansion plan passes Assembly  NJ.com Texas expansion of medical cannabis nears finish line […]

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UFC will study effects of CBD on athletes

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has announced a multi-year partnership with Canadian cannabis company Aurora to test CBD products on the performance of UFC athlete participants, in pursuit of advancing science to better support the health and wellness of competitors in one of the most physically testing sports on the planet. The multi-million-dollar deal the […]

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Kansas Governor signs CBD/THC Bill into law

Early this week Kansas Governor Laura Kelly signed Senate Bill 28 into law, which provides an affirmative defense against prosecution for possession of certain cannabidiol products containing tetrahydrocannabinol in specific circumstances. Senate Bill 28 is also known as “Claire and Lola’s Law” after the daughters of Gwen and Scott Hartley. Both girls were born with […]

13 Questions with Tommy Chong on His 81st Birthday

Stoner icon Tommy Chong turns 81 today, May 24. Here are highlights from interviews Freedom Leaf has conducted with Chong in which he talks about his long partnership with Richard “Cheech” Marin, the ending of Up in Smoke and other subjects from his 66-year-career. When was the first time you smoked pot? I was 17 […]

Nanoparticle Drones to Target Lung Cancer with Radiosensitizers and CannabinoidsNanoparticle Drones to Target Lung Cancer with Radiosensitizers and Cannabinoids

Nanoparticle Drones to Target Lung Cancer with Radiosensitizers and Cannabinoids Abstract Nanotechnology has opened up a new, previously unimaginable world in cancer diagnosis and therapy, leading to the emergence of cancer nanomedicine and nanoparticle-aided radiotherapy. Smart nanomaterials (nanoparticle drones) can now be constructed with capability to precisely target cancer cells and be remotely activated with radiation […]

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Portland Lawyer Amy Margolis Features As One Of “Eight Portlanders Shaping the Future of Cannabis in Oregon—and Possibly the World”

Willamette Week reports The Accelerator:The Initiative In 2018, a Portland lawyer founded Oregon’s first cannabis accelerator program and co-working and events space—and she dedicated it to boosting women entrepreneurs and their weed businesses. Last July, Amy Margolis opened the Commune, a 4,000-square-foot “gathering space,” on the third floor of an Old Town office building. It […]

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Payment System, Square Looks To Accept Some CBD Sales

“Square is currently conducting an invite-only beta for some CBD products,” a spokesperson for the company  has said in an email. Forbes Reports When asked about the reasons for the launching the new program, which comes after years of refusing to work with CBD companies, the spokesperson said that the company closely watches evolving public […]

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New Jersey Medical Cannabis Gets Through The House

TRENTON – Nearly 10 years after the New Jersey medical marijuana program was signed into law, the program is on the verge of becoming what one legislator termed a “national model” that would simplify the process for patients to qualify for, purchase and consume cannabis for medicinal purposes. The Jake Honig Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act, which would legalize […]

Irish Minister for Health claims there is no plan for legalization

Harris confirmed that plans are in place to make cannabis available for medicinal purposes, Minister for Health Simon Harris has stated there are no plans to legalize recreational cannabis in Ireland following claims from an alliance of senior doctors that Ireland is ‘sleepwalking’ toward general legalization of the drug. A report on the possession of drugs for […]

The Week in Weed: May 24, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. Let’s start, as we so often do, with the states.   Nebraska has decided against legalizing medical marijuana.  Texas is moving towards legalizing hemp.  Iowa is one step ahead of them – hemp cultivation will begin in […]

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Lobby Activities and the Cannabis Industry – State Level

AUTHOR:  “Jordan Zoot.  “aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s“ PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT   CA Lobby Activity Background – we enjoy turning over rocks…we find poisonous snakes, scorpions, all kinds of vermin and lobbyists.   Our current fascination is with lobbyists, lobbying firms, trade associations, and consultants that are contracted by businesses to seeking to exert influence over elections, […]

NJ medical marijuana program: Assembly OK’s plan for legal edibles, easier patient access – Asbury Park Press

NJ medical marijuana program: Assembly OK’s plan for legal edibles, easier patient access  Asbury Park Press N.J.’s medical marijuana program could soon grow after expansion plan passes Assembly  NJ.com Texas expansion of medical cannabis nears finish line after Senate approval  The Texas Tribune Texas Senate votes to ease medical cannabis restrictions  Austin American-Statesman Austin Goes Green: Texas Senate Advances […]

Donnelly Group open their first Hobo Rec. locations in Vancouver

Hobo Rec. to open eight B.C. locations in quick succession, building market share nationally With the City of Vancouver announcing on Tuesday the approval of business licenses for the first two B.C. locations of Hobo Recreational Cannabis, Donnelly Group today announced the launch of it’s Main St. and Granville St. retail stores. Located at 4296 Main […]

Coloradans can soon get medical marijuana in place of opioids

Colorado doctors will soon be able to recommend medical marijuana to treat any condition they’ve been prescribing painkillers for. Gov. Jared Polis on Thursday signed Senate Bill 13, bipartisan legislation that easily passed through the General Assembly. The new law, which is scheduled to go into effect Aug. 2, is a win for marijuana proponents […]

Mother’s Day Cannabis Sales Numbers are in

Navigating the narrow path between profit and plummeting is difficult in the cannabis industry. As is the case with retail across all industries, managers looking to thrive need to maximize sales during special events and holidays. Headset, a cannabis data analytics firm, has released Mother’s Day sales statistics for Washington, Colorado, Nevada, and California. Overall, […]

A Landmark Canna-patent Decision

In a column published in mg’s February issue (“Challenging and Enforcing Canna-patents”), we discussed the current uncertainties related to challenging and enforcing cannabis patents. Since then, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) issued a landmark decision in Insys Development Co. Inc. v. GW Pharma Ltd. (IPR2017-00503), a case challenging the validity of one of […]

Federal Lawmakers Join Industry Advocates in Call for Equity

Advocates and legislators increasingly agree: Full cannabis legalization is right around the corner. For many, the next big issue is equality. The post Federal Lawmakers Join Industry Advocates in Call for Equity appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Raj Chander Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Billy Caldwell’s Mum Blasts ‘Orchestrated Cruelty’ Against Son Refused Medical Cannabis Again

Charlotte Caldwell insisted that her son had been ‘discriminated’ against as the new BPNA guidelines have prevented Billy from receiving his new cannabis medication. Billy Caldwell’s mum Charlotte has hit out at the “orchestrated cruelty” against her epileptic son after he was refused medical cannabis medication again. The campaigner said that the new BPNA guidelines […]

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Five Unique Cannabis Products You Never Knew You Needed

Ganja gadgets. Purple Rose Supply’s CannaMold Sets ($44-$49) Perhaps the most egregious cannabinoid delivery system to hit the market in recent years is the cannabis cigar, or “cannagar.” While the idea is tempting—puff on a pot-stuffed stogie for hours, like a stoned cartoon billionaire!—the price often dashes any hopes a common cannabis user has of […]

Las Vegas Cannabis Fees to Fund Homeless Services

Licensing fees will help fund emergency housing and services to teens and young adults who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. The post Las Vegas Cannabis Fees to Fund Homeless Services appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Texas lawmakers OK new conditions for medical cannabis use – Marijuana Business Daily

Texas lawmakers OK new conditions for medical cannabis use  Marijuana Business Daily NJ medical marijuana program: Assembly OK’s plan for legal edibles, easier patient access  Asbury Park Press Texas expansion of medical cannabis nears finish line after Senate approval  The Texas Tribune N.J.’s medical marijuana program could soon grow after expansion plan passes Assembly  NJ.com Austin Goes Green: Texas […]

Genetically Engineered Yeast and the Future of Cannabinoid Production

Since the scientific discovery of cannabinoids, these unique compounds that act on our internal endocannabinoid system (ECS) have typically been associated with the cannabis plant. That all may change with a recent breakthrough in genetic engineering. Scientists have created brewer’s yeast (yes, the kind that makes beer) capable of manufacturing multiple cannabinoids, including THC, CBD, […]

Advocates Ask Maine to Put Locals, Small Businesses First

The state needs to use the rules to prevent corporate marijuana interests from overrunning the state’s small cannabis industry, dispensary owners said. The post Advocates Ask Maine to Put Locals, Small Businesses First appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Mexico’s President to the U.S.: We Don’t Want Your Armed Helicopters

On May 7, Mexico’s new populist president, Andrés Manual Lopéz Obrador, announced his country was withdrawing from the Merida Initiative, the regional U.S.-led drug enforcement pact, and will be turning down the aid package offered through the program. “It hasn’t worked,” he told reporters in Mexico City. “We don’t want cooperation in the use of […]

NJ medical marijuana program: Assembly to vote on legal edibles, easier patient access – Asbury Park Press

NJ medical marijuana program: Assembly to vote on legal edibles, easier patient access  Asbury Park Press Texas expansion of medical cannabis nears finish line after Senate approval  The Texas Tribune Austin Goes Green: Texas Senate Advances Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth Compromise medical marijuana bill to get House committee vote  Times Daily Texas Senate approves […]

Is Hemp the Answer to Sustainable Cannabis Packaging?

The cannabis industry generates a huge amount of waste through packaging. But the plant’s relative, hemp, could prove to be the answer to creating sustainable packaging. The post Is Hemp the Answer to Sustainable Cannabis Packaging? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Pat Goggins Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Thursday, May 23, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Thursday, May 23, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // CA Senate votes to allow banks credit unions to accept marijuana retailer deposits (Marijuana Business Daily (AP)) // Exclusive: Facebook will not allow marijuana sales on its platform (Market Watch) // Canopy Growth Buys Global Skincare Company This Works for […]

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Federal law complicates medical marijuana for veterans

Nearly 70 percent of Missouri voters approved medical marijuana in November. The Show-Me State became one of 33 that has legalized medical marijuana, but the plant is still illegal in every form on the federal level. That puts states with marijuana allowances at odds with the U.S. government and it complicates the medical treatment for […]

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Oregon Hemp: The Permanent Rules Are Now In Effect

While Oregon legalized hemp production in 2015, the Beaver State has seen a huge influx of hemp grower and handler registrations since the enactment of the 2018 Farm Bill, which legalized hemp under federal law. To keep up with the growing interest in the crop and its derivatives, the Oregon Department of Agriculture (“ODA”) has […]

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Cannabis growth: introducing the first new THC free strain

The Spanish company, Hemp Trading, specialised in the international distribution of products for cannabis growth, has developed the first cannabis strain THC free with high medicinal potential. Hemp Trading, together with the Spanish University Universitat Politècnica de Valencia (UPV), have developed the first cannabis strain THC free with high medicinal potential. The new strain, the […]

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IDT Australia secures medical cannabis manufacturing licence

IDT Australia Limited’s (ASX:IDT) securing of a medicinal cannabis manufacturing licence is also good news for another Australian cannabusiness. IDT announced on Monday Australia’s Office of Drug Control granted it the licence under the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967.  The licence will allow the company to manufacture of extracts and tinctures of cannabis and cannabis resin, […]

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UK: Head of NHS No Fan Of Medical Cannabis

The Daily Mail reports …….Britain is on the brink of making a ‘big mistake’ by adopting a softer stance on cannabis, the head of the NHS has said. The warning from Simon Stevens – in a speech to 300 doctors – comes six months after the Government legalised medicinal cannabis. Since November, certain medical professionals have been […]

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Potential side effects of CBD that users should know

The legalization of medical marijuana in 33 U.S. states has paved the way to the growing popularity of cannabis and the products derived from it, such as cannabidiol. Also known as CBD, this cannabis-derived substance has received praises by researchers and doctors for its growing list of health and wellness benefits. Because of CBD’s increasing […]

Google of Cannabis by Che Capri

“Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago” Warren Buffett Once upon a time, not so long ago, entrepreneurs talking about making big bucks from weed would have been held in whispers. In the USA today, these conversations are being shouted about and everyone is listening. According […]

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Oakland to lower tax rate on small cannabis businesses

The report reveals OAKLAND — Oakland’s small cannabis businesses will get a substantial tax cut after several entrepreneurs complained that the city’s previous rate was making it so only big companies could survive. The City Council voted unanimously to lower the gross receipts tax on cannabis businesses that make $500,000 or less from 10 percent […]

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Ireland’s Health Minister Says Medical Cannabis, Yes, Under Strict Conditions But Don’t Expect Recreational. It Just Won’t Happen

The Journal reports…. HEALTH MINISTER SIMON Harris has said there are no plans to legalise cannabis in Ireland. Speaking in the Oireachtas Health Committee today, Harris said he wanted to clear, stating: “There are no plans to legalise cannabis or any other illicit drugs in this country.” However, he added that he plans to have […]

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Humboldt Extends Hemp Ban For Another 45 Days

From memory this is the second extension of the ban while they sort out what they want to do with hemp. Cannabis growers are terrified the  hemp will  cross pollinate with their high standard cannabis strains  and create havoc with their long garnered reputation with providing some of California’s finest product Here’s what the Times […]

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Alabama’s Week Of Shame Continues Apace

Fresh Toast reports on the charming Sen. Jim McClendon who thinks medical cannabis patients should just sort out their own supply chains in the black market. We presume, so he can then lock them up and use them as an example of the degeneracy of the modern world. Here’s the report You shouldn’t expect an […]

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Remember The New Frontier Data Prohibition Partners Spat ?

Remind yourself of the story here Sol Global Chairman Andy Defrancesco sued for Defamation by Cannabis Research Firm: $SOLCF   Here is the full text of the Lawsuit with tweets and everybodys’ dirty laundry 406747944-New-Frontier-Defamation-Suit-against-Andy-Defrancesco-Prohibition-Partners-3-1-19   Go to Source Author: Sean Hocking Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Can CBD Oil Get You High?

CBD is one of the 100 compounds that is found in the cannabis plant Do you know what is CBD? Have you ever heard about it? These are some of the questions that will arise in your mind when you hear about CBD. Generally speaking, CBD is a chemical compound that is extracted from the […]

Texas expansion of medical cannabis nears finish line after Senate approval – The Texas Tribune

Texas expansion of medical cannabis nears finish line after Senate approval  The Texas Tribune Austin Goes Green: Texas Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Program Expansion  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth Expansion of Texas’ medical cannabis program one step closer to reality  KXAN.com Compromise medical marijuana bill to get House committee vote  Times Daily Texas Senate approves expansion of medical marijuana […]

UK CBD Flower Market Under Threat

“Our products contain CBD and trace elements of THC in line with the UK legal guidelines for pharmaceutical definitions and UK legal definitions of CBD products. A number of UK shops selling CBD flower have been raided by police over the last few weeks in what some fear is the start of a nationwide crackdown […]

The cannabinoid system and immune modulation

The cannabinoid system and immune modulation Abstract Studies on the effects of marijuana smoking have evolved into the discovery and description of the endocannabinoid system. To date, this system is composed of two receptors, CB1 and CB2, and endogenous ligands including anandamide, 2-arachidonoyl glycerol, and others. CB1 receptors and ligands are found in the brain as well […]

Mortal Kombat 11 – XO/PC/PS/NS – game review by PSY23

Each fight is a solid balance of technique which pushes players to learn the underlying mechanics When it comes to the classic videogame experience there are few players who would question the importance of the 1 V 1 fighting game. Since IK+ and Way of the Exploding Fist first gave us the chance to punch […]

Texas Senate unanimously approves medical marijuana expansion program for patients – WOAI

Texas Senate unanimously approves medical marijuana expansion program for patients  WOAI Texas expansion of medical cannabis nears finish line after Senate approval  The Texas Tribune Austin Goes Green: Texas Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Program Expansion  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth Texas Senate approves expansion of medical marijuana program  Houston Chronicle Texas Senate expands medical marijuana law amid worries it […]

Dosist Dose Pen

In 50-dose and 200-dose sizes and six formulas, this pen vibrates and illuminates when users have inhaled 2.25mg. Returning the empty pen for recycling earns a $5 discount. dosist.com   Here are 5 additional vaporizers you’ll want to check out: Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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California Cannabis Banking

CNBC California Senate passes legislation to create state-chartered cannabis banks The California Senate approves legislation to create state-chartered cannabis banks to help the industry get around restrictions on access to banking services. Under the state legislation, private banks or credit unions can apply for a limited-purpose state charter so they can provide depository services to […]

Landmark Study Shows CBD Could Treat Heroin Addiction

Landmark Study Shows CBD Could Treat Heroin Addiction A new study out this week demonstrated that CBD, the non-psychoactive cannabinoid in marijuana and hemp, could assist those with opioid addiction. The post Landmark Study Shows CBD Could Treat Heroin Addiction appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: Brendan Bures Puffin’ On Some […]

Secret Nature Brings Craft Cannabis Sensibility to CBD Flower

Secret Nature is building on breeding techniques the cannabis community has been honing for years and applying them to low-THC hemp plants. The post Secret Nature Brings Craft Cannabis Sensibility to CBD Flower appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

For Real? Fashion House Debuts $450 Lighters and $955 Stash Bag

In the market for a $1,000 bag to transport your $15 gram of cannabis flower? What about a $450 lighter? The perfect brand for you has just launched. Brett Heyman, founder of luxury handbag maker Edie Parker is bringing expensive taste to the cannabis market. With the industry valued in the billions and only set […]

The Future of Cannabis Marketing: What’s Data Got to Do With It?

No other industry—outside of tech—began with such an abundance of, and requirement for, data. Every legal market requires some form of statewide traceability. If the tracking software worked perfectly, every single cannabis product bought by consumers could be tracked all the way back to its seed form. That is an incredible amount of data. Yet […]

Pharmacies Vs. Dispensaries: the Future of MMJ (Infographic)

As an influx of cannabis customers turn to the plant for medicinal purposes, it creates a disruptive trend for the traditional OTC and pharmaceutical drug markets. Here, BDS Analytics shares a sampling of key cannabis insights in an infographic created exclusively for mg (it appeared in the April, 2019 issue), including spending forecasts for both […]

Herbally Inspired – Expert Joints LIVE on CLN

Join Craig Ex Thursday at 4:20pm PT from Studio710, for another episode of “Expert Joints LIVE!” This week Craig welcomes the folks from Herbally Inspired, and gets Grow Tips from D420K. Tha Big Puffa brings a new track for Dab Time, and a new Chronic Cooking video makes it’s debut too. CHAT WITH CRAIG HERE. WeedsFukushima PreRoll Factory Products by SEC Miss Envy […]

How Hotels Are Adapting to Cannabis Legalization

The hospitality industry is realizing that a lot of its guests are 420-friendly. Is a boutique cannabis brand on the horizon? The post How Hotels Are Adapting to Cannabis Legalization appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Bruce Kennedy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

5 Ways to Love Earth as Much as You Love Cannabis

Discover ways that you as a individual cannabis consumer can help ensure a neutral impact on the earth. The post 5 Ways to Love Earth as Much as You Love Cannabis appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Dante Jordan Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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NFL and NFL Players Association Announce Intent to Study Cannabis for Pain Management

The collaboration could suggest the end of the league’s ban on players consuming medical cannabis. The National Football League (NFL) and National Football League Players Association (NFLPA), have announced the creation of a committee to explore the potential of alternative pain management treatments, including the use of medical cannabis. “Very historic and proud day for […]

Davinci IQ Vaporizer

An integrated Bluetooth app, four temperature settings, and three function settings allow complete personalization of the experience. Also available in MIQro; for dry herb. DavinciVaporizer.com   Here are 5 additional vaporizers you’ll want to check out: Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Big Democrats Join Big Wall Street Cannabis Firm

Northern Swan brings on ex-Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, perhaps to knock down a few pesky cannabis export laws. The post Big Democrats Join Big Wall Street Cannabis Firm appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Bruce Barcott Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Wednesday, May 22, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Presses Housing Secretary About Marijuana Eviction Policies (Marijuana Moment) // Massachusetts Senate weighs no-interest loans for marijuana businesses (Mass Live) // Racial Arrest Disparities Got Worse After Legalization, Study Finds (Leafly) Today’s headlines are brought to you by […]

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Lawmakers in California take banking matters into their own hands

The California Senate approved Bill SB-51 which will create state-chartered cannabis banks, as the need for banking in the industry is becoming a pressing issue. It’s still unclear if the federal government will pass the SAFE Banking Act, even with all the signs pointing towards a positive outcome. The bill still doesn’t have sufficient support […]

Back to the Future: Why INDIVA is Prepared to Dominate

Recently, our CEO, Niel Marotta represented the company at the O’Cannabiz conference in Toronto and also provided an interview to Proactive Investors Vancouver earlier this month. Niel commented on the coming edibles legalization, the future of Canadian cannabis and gave some insights as to how Indiva plans to be a large part of it all. […]

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Washington’s New Cannabis Laws: The Definitive List

Washington lawmakers were busy this last legislative session. Democrats controlled both houses of Congress and the Governor’s Office. This means some minor and major changes to Washington marijuana laws. Below is a list of marijuana bills that made it through the legislative session, and some commentary. Senate Bill 5298 “Regarding labeling of marijuana products.” This bill allows […]

MediPharm Labs Australia Awarded Cannabis Manufacturing Licence

With this licence, MediPharm Labs Australia provides a foothold in the Asia-Pacific region TORONTO, May 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MediPharm Labs Corp. (TSXV: LABS) (OTCQX: MEDIF) (FSE:MLZ) (“MediPharm Labs” or the “Company”) a leader in specialized, research-driven cannabis extraction and cannabinoid isolation, is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, MediPharm Labs Australia Pty. Ltd. (“MediPharm Labs […]

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Licensed medical cannabis sales begin in Arkansas

Qualified patients now have limited access to medical cannabis products, after the state’s first licensed dispensaries began making sales this week. Voters initially approved medical cannabis access by passing a statewide initiative in November 2016. Under the law, qualified patients may obtain both herbal preparations of cannabis and infused cannabis products from state-licensed dispensaries. Products must be derived […]

Cannabinoids: mechanisms and therapeutic applications in the CNS

Cannabinoids: mechanisms and therapeutic applications in the CNS Abstract Cannabinoids comprise three classes of compounds, the active components of marijuana (Cannabis sativa), as well as endogenous and synthetic derivatives. To date, two distinct cannabinoid receptors (CB1 and CB2) have been discovered, but evidence for further receptor types has been brought forward. The potential use of cannabinoids for medicinal […]

Marijuana Business This Week: MMJ showdown in CA county, Nevada oversight overhaul, big-money fundraiser in MO & more – Marijuana Business Daily

Marijuana Business This Week: MMJ showdown in CA county, Nevada oversight overhaul, big-money fundraiser in MO & more  Marijuana Business Daily How Looser Medical Marijuana Laws Could Bite NY In The Bud  Gothamist Marijuana legalization goes mainstream with first-ever forum in Capitol complex  Roll Call Medical Marijuana, Inc. CEO Chosen to Present Oral Comments at FDA’s Public Hearing […]

Scene on the screen – The London Cannabis Festival by PSY-23

The London Cannabis Film Festival is much more than its name suggests Increasingly, in our modern world, the power of the moving image is undeniable and the ever expanding reach of technology has allowed us to communicate through the visual medium more easily than ever before. Many of us will now develop our world view […]

How Looser Medical Marijuana Laws Could Bite NY In The Bud – Gothamist

How Looser Medical Marijuana Laws Could Bite NY In The Bud  Gothamist Mass. OKs Weed Cafes; Ark. Allows Edibles; and More News of the Week  Weedmaps News Marijuana Business This Week: MMJ showdown in CA county, Nevada oversight overhaul, big-money fundraiser in MO & more  Marijuana Business Daily Marijuana legalization goes mainstream with first-ever forum in Capitol complex  Roll […]

Heightened Experience While Watching CGI By Christine Sclafani | TNMNews.com | Marijuana News

Heightened Experience While Watching CGI Doesn’t it feel like some cartoons, shows and movies are specifically made for high people? Especially all of the CGI movies like Avengers that are out now. Listen to Christine break down some pretty interesting theories. You can follow Christine at https://www.instagram.com/culture.tnm… Transcription Hey all! Christine Sclafani, your cannabis culture […]

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Vireo Case To Proceed Says Court

Minnesota’s state Court of Appeals has upheld criminal charges filed against two cannabis company officers accused of smuggling medical marijuana from Minnesota to New York. Write Lohud…… The appellate decision Monday rejected the ex-Vireo Health officers’ bid to have the charges tossed, clearing the way for a potential trial. The two former officers of Vireo, which has […]

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Independent Newspaper (UK) Publishes Op-Ed With Ugly Truths

It’s not often the Independent produces journalism of its illustrious past, these days. But, this op-ed is a worthwhile read as a critique of the US model is sorely needed. Author, Erica Lagalisse , a postdoctoral fellow at the International Inequalities Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science points out some glaring realities It […]

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CA Senate Votes 35-1 To Pass State Cannabis Banking Bill

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Shut out of the traditional banking system by federal laws, the country’s largest legal marijuana market in California could benefit if the state approves a measure creating a special class of banks to handle pot money. The state Senate voted 35-1 on Tuesday to pass a bill that would allow people to […]

Kansas Set to Allow Low-THC Cannabis Oil Beginning July 1

Under a new law set to take effect in July, Kansas will allow certain medical patients to use CBD products that contain no more than 5% THC. The post Kansas Set to Allow Low-THC Cannabis Oil Beginning July 1 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! […]

Bloom Dart Pod

The palm-sized Dart Pod offers a powerful experience with a battery life 35 percent longer than a standard 510 and a universal charger. TheBloomBrand.com   Here are 5 additional vaporizers you’ll want to check out: Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

CBD Can Help Curb Heroin Cravings, New Study Finds

The findings suggest a role for CBD “in helping to break the cycle of addiction,” researchers at New York’s Mount Sinai Hospital said. The post CBD Can Help Curb Heroin Cravings, New Study Finds appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Ben Adlin Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Meet Geraniol, the Sweet Cannabis Terpene With a Citrus Aroma

Derived from the fragrant geranium flower, geraniol appears in a host of fruits and is commonly used in the fragrance industry for its sweet scent. The post Meet Geraniol, the Sweet Cannabis Terpene With a Citrus Aroma appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Patrick Bennett Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Team Building: Look to Consumer Packaged Goods as an Example

Over the next five to seven years, cannabis will be the fastest growing category of trade in the U.S. with more employment opportunities than any other industry, including tech. While new brands are continually emerging and state laws are changing to accommodate marijuana usage on a wider level, perhaps one of the most exciting aspects […]

Hanu Stone Vaporizer

A pre-filled, pod-based system inspired by the natural form and feel of river rocks, the Hanu Stone was designed for extracts and simplicity by the Vapexhale team. HanuLabs.com   Here are 5 additional vaporizers you’ll want to check out:   Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Maine Hopes to Learn From Other States’ Cannabis Mistakes

As Maine prepares for legal cannabis sales in 2020, some officials say they want to avoid following in other states’ footsteps. The post Maine Hopes to Learn From Other States’ Cannabis Mistakes appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How Two Cannabis Executives Achieve Work-Life Balance

Successful executives are not always able to keep strict nine to five hours. Thriving in the cannabis industry typically requires flexibility and a willingness to go above and beyond, especially with all of the competition out there. Of course, working yourself ragged doesn’t always produce the best results. This is a fun industry to work […]

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How Legalization Changed Humboldt County Marijuana

In an isolated Northern California community, the last remnants of the counterculture are confronting the future of cannabis. For more than forty years, the epicenter of cannabis farming in the United States was a region of northwestern California called the Emerald Triangle, at the intersection of Humboldt, Mendocino, and Trinity Counties. Of these, Humboldt County […]

What Are Full Spectrum Extracts and How Are They Made?

A little while ago, I ran into this meme and I just lost it. Anyone who’s familiar with the Family Guy knows that Meg is the black sheep of the family, and in this meme, she represents shatter while other family members represent higher quality extracts. These extracts are known as full spectrum extracts (or […]

Crop King Seeds: Best of 420 Vancouver

You’ve probably seen clips and pics of this year’s record-breaking 420 Vancouver all over the place- like the 7+ hour livestream, the CLN montage, Cypress Hill’s Instagram, and all over the mainstream media- but you probably haven’t seen it from the elevated eyes of the King from Crop King Seeds. The insane amount of work […]

G Pen Nova LXE

A patented reverse airflow and ‘check’ ball valve system, coupled with a full-ceramic atomizer, generate balanced heat for concentrates. Three variable voltage outputs; 510 compatible. GPen.com   Here are 5 additional vaporizers you’ll want to check out: Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Presidential Candidate Cory Booker Wants Marijuana Justice

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) has the strongest cannabis credentials of all the contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. Senator Booker is the lead author of the Marijuana Justice Act (MJA), which he originally introduced in 2017 and reintroduced in February. Four other Democratic presidential candidates are co-sponsors – Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Kamala […]

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Benchmark Signs A Strategic Cooperation With China-Based Zejiang Yatai Pharmaceutical

To create, develop and market a variety of high content cannabinoid based pharmaceuticals, natural health products and cosmetics for international markets VANCOUVER, British Columbia – May 21, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) (FSE: BBW) (OTC: BHHKF) (“Benchmark” or the “Company”) a federally-licensed producer and distributor of medical-grade cannabis, is pleased to announce that […]

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CBD Snapshot, the preeminent consumer newsstand publication and online platform to focus on the CBD Lifestyle, launches

Predicted to hit $16 Billion by 2025, CBD is one of the fastest growing wellness trends DALLAS – May 21, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – CBD Snapshot is a national consumer newsstand magazine and online platform that illuminates the conversation around CBD from industrialized hemp and serves as a resource for natural wellness enthusiasts interested in incorporating […]

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Crop-to-Kitchen Announces High Tea with Kikoko

SAN FRANCISCO – May 21, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Crop-to-Kitchen, the SF-based community organization of cannabis and food and beverage professionals working to legalize on-premise consumption of responsibly infused canna-cuisine announces a special event sponsored by Kikoko. This lovely outdoor High Tea Party at the Naked Kitchen in the Mission district of San Francisco will feature […]

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Study: Missouri could have oversupply of medical marijuana

Even with the state allowing the minimum number of license for growers of medical marijuana, early supply could outstrip demand, according to University of Missouri economists. A study by the economists estimates that there will be 19,000 people in Missouri qualified to purchase medical marijuana in 2020. That would require 5,000 to 7,000 pounds of […]

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USPTO Issues Clarification on Hemp-Related Trademarks

Earlier this month, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued Examination Guide 1-19: Examination of Marks for Cannabis and Cannabis-Related Goods and Services After Enactment of the 2018 Farm Bill. While the guide didn’t provide any earth-shattering news regarding cannabis-related trademarks, it did clarify the USPTO’s position with respect to trademarks for domestic […]

Senators in Brazil pass forced rehab for drug users

“It is a perfect example of how this government seeks to resolve complex issues with simple and wrong solutions,” SAO PAULO — Brazil’s Senate approved a series of drug policy changes designed to toughen penalties for traffickers and require users to undergo rehabilitation at private or religious centres, acting ahead of a Supreme Court decision […]

California on a fast track to CBD sales legalization.

In January this year, California introduced Assembly Bill 228 under which food, beverage, and cosmetic products with hemp extracts or derivatives are no longer considered adulterated by these ingredients, and will not be subject to sales restrictions or prohibitions based on the presence of hemp. Three California committees – Assembly Business and Professions Committee, Assembly […]

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5 Science-backed ways CBD can boost your daily routine

Cannabidiol (CBD) is seemingly everywhere, touting therapeutic effects ranging from relief for chronic pain to sleep, anxiety, and more. Finding the best ways of incorporating CBD into your daily routine can enhance your quality of life. While CBD has several benefits, plenty of misinformation still surrounds this non-intoxicating compound from cannabis. Some companies producing CBD-infused […]

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Visa Stops Processing CBD Business

They write As of , May 15, many CBD business had yet another obstacle thrown in their path when they were notified that they could no longer accept Visa payments on their sites. Some companies received less than 8 hours of notice before these changes took place and others were forced to stop accepting Visa payments […]

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Group Representing State Treasurers Formally Calls On Congress To Pass Banking Legislation

Marijuana Moment reports The National Association of State Treasurers adopted a resolution on Friday announcing that the organization “supports common sense federal laws and regulations to provide essential banking services to state legalized cannabis businesses, promote public safety and financial transparency, and facilitate local, state and federal tax and fee collection.” The measure, which makes […]

Review: The Role of Cannabinoids on Esophageal Function-What We Know Thus Far

Review: The Role of Cannabinoids on Esophageal Function-What We Know Thus Far Abstract The endocannabinoid system (ECS) primarily consists of cannabinoid receptors (CBRs), endogenous ligands, and enzymes for endocannabinoid biosynthesis and inactivation. Although the presence of CBRs, both CB1 and CB2, as well as a third receptor (G-protein receptor 55 [GPR55]), has been established in the […]

New Jersey Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization, Expungements And Medical Cannabis Expansion – Marijuana Moment

New Jersey Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization, Expungements And Medical Cannabis Expansion  Marijuana Moment Medical marijuana, expungement reforms head to final vote. And NJ may decriminalize weed.  Asbury Park Press N.J. medical marijuana program could be expanded as early as next week  NJ.com NJ Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis, Expungement Bills  Leafly Medical marijuana, expungement bills pass through Assembly and Senate […]

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14 Days Until Missouri’s Medical Marijuana Business Applications Are Released 

 Consultants, Dispensary Permits report in an email update 60 cultivation facilities 86 medical marijuana-infused manufacturing facilities 192 dispensary facilities On January 5, 2019, the state started to receive pre-filed application fees. To clarify, the pre-filed application fees do not save a place “in line” for the applicants or guarantee them a license. The process will […]

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Hemp/Canna 401(k) Plan: How the Tax Code Provides the Authority

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Jewell Lim Esposito, Esq. PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT May 17, 2019|INTERNAL REVENUE CODE, 401(K), CANNABIS, LEGAL CANNABIS PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIAL HEMP, IRS, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, HEMP, DOL, ERISA, CONTROLLED GROUP, TAX, JEWELL LIM ESPOSITO, 280E, CBD, MARIJUANA The 2018 Farm Bill gives Hemp/CBD […]

IDT SECURES MEDICINAL CANNABIS MANUFACTURING LICENCE

The Company is also able to develop GMP finished dosage forms such as tinctures, liquids and solid oral dose IDT Australia Limited (ASX: IDT) is pleased to announce that the Department of Health  ‐ Office of Drug Control has granted the Company a Medicinal Cannabis Manufacturing Licence under the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967. The Licence authorises […]

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Why Are Individuals Turning To CBD Oil For Back Pain?

If you have ever experienced any form of back pain, then you are aware that persistence is its most challenging symptom. According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, back pain is the primary cause of disability in individuals under the age of 45. More than 26 million individuals between 20 and 64 years experience […]

The State of Legal Marijuana Markets, 2019 Update (Infographic)

This sampling of key cannabis insights, created exclusively for mg by BDS Analytics (it appeared in the March, 2019 issue), includes adult-use and medical cannabis sales forecasts, cannabis statistics from newly legal states, and worldwide spending trends. Go to Source Author: Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Medical marijuana expansion, expungement bills advance – News – Burlington County Times

Medical marijuana expansion, expungement bills advance – News  Burlington County Times Medical marijuana, expungement reforms head to final vote. And NJ may decriminalize weed.  Asbury Park Press N.J. medical marijuana program could be expanded as early as next week  NJ.com Lawmakers advance bills to decriminalize marijuana, expand medical cannabis  News 12 New Jersey Medical marijuana, expungement bills pass through […]

What Are You Smoking Episode 82: Dispensary Myths Debunked

Leafly news editor Bruce Barcott joins the show to talk about the myths surrounding cannabis dispensaries, and why legalization advocates still have work to do setting the record straight. The post What Are You Smoking Episode 82: Dispensary Myths Debunked appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Podcasts Puffin’ On Some Good New?! […]

AXIM® Biotechnologies Takes Steps Toward Patenting CBD-Based Migraine Treatment

Medical Marijuana, Inc. investment AXIM® Biotechnologies looks to expand impressive intellectual property portfolio with patent on cannabinoid chewing gum for migraines. Leading cannabinoid research and new drug development company AXIM® Biotechnologies recently filed a provisional patent application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The provisional patent application is for a patent on […]

NJ Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis, Expungement Bills – Leafly

NJ Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis, Expungement Bills  Leafly Medical marijuana, expungement reforms head to final vote. And NJ may decriminalize weed.  Asbury Park Press N.J. medical marijuana program could be expanded as early as next week  NJ.com Medical marijuana expansion, expungement bills advance – News  Burlington County Times Medical marijuana, expungement bills pass through Assembly and Senate committees  NJTV News […]

NJ Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis, Expungement Bills

Monday’s votes come days after the Senate president said a bill legalizing cannabis for adults didn’t have enough support to pass and he instead would pursue a 2020 referendum. The post NJ Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis, Expungement Bills appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

TrademarkNow launches trademark clearance tools for the masses

HELSINKI, Finland – TrademarkNow has launched new self-service pay-per-search offerings to bring trademark clearance to every trademark professional in the world. The new offerings make it possible for anyone to take advantage of the company’s AI-based platform in order to clear a potential new brand to the market in as little as half the time […]

Big Alcohol Quaking Over Cannabis Sales

The office cocktail trolleys of the “Mad Men” era are making way for cannabis happy hours in some states where the plant is legal. People across the country are turning to CBD when they want to relax during the day. Evenings of cannabis-focused meals and puffing and painting classes have become increasingly popular. It’s great […]

5 Powerful Stories Helping to Debunk Dispensary Myths

Former mayors, police officers, current city leaders, and operators speak their truths on the impact of local cannabis retail. The post 5 Powerful Stories Helping to Debunk Dispensary Myths appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: David Downs Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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Marijuana Accountability Coalition Covers Denver With Billboards to Educate Governor Polis on Failed Marijuana Policies

(Denver, CO) – Today, the Marijuana Accountability Coalition (MAC), a Colorado group dedicated to holding the state’s marijuana industry accountable, announced a new billboard campaign aimed at educating Coloradans and Governor Jared Polis on the failed policy of marijuana legalization in Colorado. Governor Polis is currently considering signing bills into law allowing for the creation […]

‘Legalization 2.0’: Social Equity Becomes a Key Question

Social equity has been both a sticking point and selling point this year in New York and New Jersey, among other states weighing whether to allow the adult use of cannabis. The post ‘Legalization 2.0’: Social Equity Becomes a Key Question appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good […]

RXGreen Supports Cannabis Cultivators by Getting Their Hands Dirty

Solving tough cannabis cultivation problems is all in a day’s work for Shara Ross, an agricultural expert who travels the US consulting on cannabis grows for RXGreen Technologies. The post RXGreen Supports Cannabis Cultivators by Getting Their Hands Dirty appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share […]

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Cannabis Is Becoming a Huge Job Creator

Discussions about job growth in the U.S. tend to focus on industries such as technology and health care. But the biggest boom may be happening in cannabis. Even though cannabis use in some form is legal in only two-thirds of the states, our burgeoning industry is among the fastest-growing job markets in America. According to […]

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Pot Shop Cuts Hours Because It Can’t Get Enough Cannabis

Store can only order 25 kilograms per week. An Ottawa pot shop is being forced to significantly reduce its hours because it’s consistently running out of cannabis and says the province won’t allow it to increase its order. The Hobo Recreational Cannabis Store on Bank Street, which was operating seven days a week for 14 […]

Divided States: NJ, NY and Massachusetts Uniquely Approach Cannabis Legalization

After cannabis legalization efforts failed earlier this year, voters and lawmakers are looking at new strategies and methods to further expand medical marijuana programs or authorize the recreational use of the plant material.  This blog synthesizes several threads concerning states and their desire to support legalization.  Will micro changes at the state level spell relief […]

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Monday, May 20, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Monday, May 20, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Jared Polis Picks Ean Seeb to Lead (Denver Westword) // Legalization Gave Police Time to Fight Real Crime (Leafly) // How legalization changed Humboldt County weed (New Yorker) These headlines are brought to you by Curaleaf, one of the leading […]

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Oregon Cannabis: 2019 Legislative Session Update

Back on March 1, I ran through a legislative forecast and report for Oregon cannabis in 2019. In that post, I touched on six main issues: hemp, marijuana production limits, interstate sales, social consumption, local grow tax and off-work use. As we move into the home stretch of the 2019 session, each issue has been […]

NJ lawmakers to take up medical marijauna expansion, expungement legislation – Burlington County Times

NJ lawmakers to take up medical marijauna expansion, expungement legislation  Burlington County Times NJ medical marijuana heads to a final vote, are expungement reforms next?  Asbury Park Press N.J. medical marijuana program could be expanded as early as this week  NJ.com NJ Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis, Expungement Bills  NBC New York View full coverage on Google News Go to […]

The first cannabis company appears on the Polish stock exchange

Cannabis Poland plans to develop in the field of production and sale of pharmaceutical and medical products On Monday 13th of May 2019 the company listed in Poland on Warsaw Stock Exchange (WSE) changed its name to “Cannabis Poland SA”. Shareholders of the entity known so far under the name “Telehorse”, voted the resolutions on […]

Will NFL change their policies on players using marijuana

“It’s time for the NFL to change its archaic standards to better protect its players,” Calvin Johnson former Detroit Lions superstar said he needed some serious relief during his 2016 season on “Dancing with the Stars.” “When I was on the dancing show, I was using a CBD (the non-psychoactive ingredient of the cannabis plant) […]

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Cannabis Now Article Couldn’t Be More Wrong About Australia & Cannabis If They Tried

Here’s the piece. It fails to mention the police raid in Nimbin the day before the 2019 mardi-grass ( https://www.weeklytimesnow.com.au/news/regional/police-raid-nimbin-hemp-embassy-targeted-before-mardigrass/news-story/b99f25123b8d8f9ada25d639663101bd) We’d advise against any importation of cannabis. Australia’s border security are especially strict on bio-materials so they will spot what you have. So, the following paragraph, is one we’d advise visitors not to heed. I […]

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Harvard Political Review Article: Overpoliced, Underrepresented: Racial Inequality and Cannabis Capitalism

Here’s the abstract How Weed Became White For Steve Hawkins, executive director of the Marijuana Policy Project, fighting for representation in the cannabis industry is about both recognizing the injustices of the past and investing in a better future. Policies aimed at encouraging black participation in cannabis companies “should be seen as a form of […]

How Democrats are failing on legalized marijuana – POLITICO

How Democrats are failing on legalized marijuana  POLITICO A look at efforts to make legal pot foster social justice  ABC News Law enforcement opposition thwarts moves to legalize marijuana in Kansas  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City Social equity a key issue in cannabis legalization movement  The Detroit News View full coverage on Google News Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On […]

How Cannabis Can Benefit Your Sleep

Cannabis and the various compounds found within this plant have been found to have numerous benefits for sleep As more states are making the use of medical marijuana legal, more people are considering the use of cannabis to aid with sleep and sleep disorders. While all effects of cannabis on sleep are still unknown, scientific […]

Canna Cabana Granted Membership into Canadian Franchise Association

CALGARY, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ – High Tide Inc. (CSE:HITI) (OTCQB:HITIF) (FRA:2LY), an Alberta-based, retail-focused cannabis corporation enhanced by the manufacturing and wholesale distribution of smoking accessories and cannabis lifestyle products, today announced that Canna Cabana has been granted membership into the Canadian Franchise Association (“CFA”).  High Tide is now in possession of a Certificate […]