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South Dakota: Supreme Court Strikes Down Adult-Use Marijuana Vote

NORML

“Legalization opponents cannot succeed in the court of public opinion or at the ballot box," NORML's Deputy Director Paul Armentano said. Thus, they are now petitioning the courts to overturn the will of the people.

How Does Marijuana Work?

Leafwell

The science behind medical cannabis is complicated. The cannabis plant contains up to 150 cannabinoids, 220 terpenes/terpenoids and 20 flavonoids, all of which have different effects when used on their own or combined with each other.

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Montana: Officials Create New Drug Court to Focus Solely on Expunging Past Marijuana Convictions

NORML

Under the state's new adult-use legalization law, those with past marijuana convictions may petition for either the expungement of their records or for a re-sentencing of their conviction.

Why Does Weed Make You Hungry?

Leafwell

The reason why you get the munchies when you use cannabis isn’t a question that’s easily answered. It comes about through a complex interaction between the body’s natural endocannabinoid system (ECS) and the exogenous cannabinoids like THC.

Where the Money Grows: Learning the Industry Trends in Medical Cannabis, Recreational Marijuana, Hemp, and Beyond

Speaker: Jonathan Bench, International Cannabis and Securities Business Attorney at Harris Bricken

The U.S. cannabis industry is still in its infancy, even though states began engaging with legalization in one form or another in the late 1990s. Today, many opportunities exist for individuals and businesses that want to engage in the industry. Join international cannabis and securities business attorney Jonathan Bench as he provides some pitfalls and best practices for companies & individuals looking to engage with the U.S. cannabis marketplace.

How to take a Thanksgiving weed walk with your cousins

Leafly

It's America's secret holiday tradition, and a great way to enhance your appetite. Here's how to do it well. The post How to take a Thanksgiving weed walk with your cousins appeared first on Leafly.

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Vancouver Doctor faces US Courts in Billion Dollar Fraud Case

Cannabis Life Network

A former BC Physician is facing charges in the US for his alleged involvement in a billion-dollar stock fraud scheme. Dr. Avtar Singh Dhillon was arrested following a four-year-long investigation by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Leafly Buzz: 12 trending cannabis strains for Green Wednesday and the holidays

Leafly

Including ZMO, Carbon Fiber, and Forbidden Runtz. The post Leafly Buzz: 12 trending cannabis strains for Green Wednesday and the holidays appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products California Colorado flower joints Leafly Buzz Oregon strain lists strains Washington

Cannabis Investor Loses Fraud Lawsuit After Destroying Evidence

Cannabis Law Report

Bloomberg reports. A Bloom Farms investor lost his fraud and retaliation lawsuit against the cannabis company and its executives, when a Delaware judge threw out the case as a penalty, saying he repeatedly lied about electronic evidence, deleted relevant text messages, and violated court orders.

Vaping Cannabis: Why You Might Cough and Ways to Prevent it

Cannabis Life Network

The popularity of vaping has soared in the last few years, and one of the reasons why is vaping cannabis is less harsh on the lungs. Many people are turning to vaping cannabis instead of rolling a joint or smoking. Research is ongoing, but vaping cannabis is indeed known to be a healthier choice.

Grateful for Major Marijuana Victories in 2021

NORML

As we reflect back on our many hard-earned victories of 2021, it is apparent that we have much to be thankful for. The post Grateful for Major Marijuana Victories in 2021 appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM featured legalization thanksgiving

Complete Guide to the Endocannabinoid System

Leafwell

Every person – and many animals – has their own endocannabinoid system (ECS), a complex network of receptors, lipids, and enzymes that plays a large role in governing homeostasis and how we individually experience cannabis.

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Danksgiving recipe: ‘Mushroom Magic’ from celeb chef Laurie Wolf

Leafly

Fact: Mushrooms are having a moment. Don’t trip, though. The New Yorker’s ‘Martha Stewart of marijuana edibles,’ author Laurie Wolf, returns with a low-key, easy, savory, winter stuffed mushroom recipe for Leafly readers. THC only; hold the psilocybin, thanks.)

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South Dakota Supreme Court rejects voter-approved recreational cannabis market on a technicality

Cannabis Law Report

MJ Biz reports. South Dakota’s highest court on Wednesday struck down on technical grounds a recreational marijuana initiative approved by voters in 2020, shattering the development of a projected $285 million market.

Top Vape Lounges in B.C., A.B & Toronto

Cannabis Life Network

With cannabis being legal in Canada for almost four years now, where to partake and enjoy has been a controversial subject. Just as you might enjoy going to your local pub for your favourite cocktail or draft beer, cannabis users would like to enjoy the same choice.

Analysis: Marijuana Legalization Associated with Improved Clearance Rates for Violent Crimes

NORML

NORML’s Deputy Director Paul Armentano said: “These conclusions reaffirm the notion that states can sensibly regulate the adult use and sale of cannabis in a manner that doesn’t adversely impact public safety.

4 Reasons to Renew Your Medical Marijuana Card Early

Leafwell

Medical marijuana is a powerful therapeutic remedy for millions of people nationwide who currently hold a medical card. However, the processes involved in acquiring a medical marijuana card can be complicated, lengthy, and costly.

Meet Congress’ new Republican cannabis caucus

Leafly

Florida Rep. Nancy Mace now leads the GOP's legalization squad, which includes some rising young Republicans. The post Meet Congress’ new Republican cannabis caucus appeared first on Leafly.

Texas Vape Shop Owner Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Importation of Counterfeit Vaping Products from China

Cannabis Law Report

DOJ Press Release. A Texas vape shop owner pleaded guilty Tuesday to a felony charge relating to the importation of counterfeit vaping products, the Department of Justice announced. Muhammad Uzair Khalid (Uzair), 36, of Garland, Texas, pleaded guilty in the U.S.

CBG Webinar

Healer

Dustin Sulak and Bonni Goldstein MD present the current research on CBG and answer live questions on various topics. This is a recording of the live webinar that took place on November 17, 2021. Research Topics: CBG – a review of mechanisms of action. CBG in a mouse model of PTSD.

California: NORML State Affiliate Criticizes “Onerous” Cultivation Tax Hike

NORML

NORML Board Member and California NORML Director Dale Gieringer said that the legal cannabis market in California is already "burdened by excessive taxes and regulation. California needs to be reducing, not increasing cannabis taxes to make the legal market more competitive.”.

The Ultimate Guide to Cannabis

Leafwell

Cannabis is a medicinal flowering plant with many therapeutic uses. Tracing its origins to Central Asia, this versatile plant has traveled the world and earned the nickname “weed” for its ability to grow quickly and prolifically.

Boxer Evan Holyfield believes CBD can help athletes with more than just recovery

Leafly

The undefeated son of boxing great Evander Holyfield gives Leafly the blow-by-blow on his new partnership with Georgia Hemp Co. and more. The post Boxer Evan Holyfield believes CBD can help athletes with more than just recovery appeared first on Leafly. CBD Health Lifestyle

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Australia NSW: Greens Propose “Drug Law Reform Bills” inc Road Transport Amendment Bill (Medicinal Cannabis – Exemptions from Offences) Bill 2021  & Cannabis Industry Bill 2021

Cannabis Law Report

Cate Faehrmann A Member of the NSW Legislative Council representing the Greens has presented the following. I’m writing to update you on a couple of drug law reform bills that we’ll be progressing in the NSW Upper House over the next fortnight. .

Introducing the 2021 Emerald Cup Harvest Ball – A New Event In Support of Small Cannabis Farmers

Cannabis Life Network

The Emerald Cup is a cannabis event that takes place in Northern California. If you ask the organizers, it’s a celebration of cannabis. Those entered in the contest will say that it’s the final arena. Ask anyone else and they’ll tell you that it’s a really good time.

DMT Therapy: Coming to a Clinic Near You?

Canna Law Blog

DMT, or N, N-dimethyltryptamine is a powerful psychedelic. DMT, like its sister psychedelics (LSD, MDMA, psilocybin … and even marijuana), is a Schedule I controlled substance. So according to the DEA, its abuse potential is high and it has no medical use.

4 Best Cannabis Topicals for Pain Relief and Health

Leafwell

America has a pain problem. According to the CDC, an estimated 20.4 percent of all American adults deal with chronic pain. That’s an astounding 50 million adults. That’s where medical cannabis comes into play. A Michigan Medical New study found that 62.2

Hot holiday edibles warming up US’ 2021 winter season

Leafly

Get in the festive spirit with a cornucopia of new medicated morsels. The post Hot holiday edibles warming up US’ 2021 winter season appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products Arizona California cbd chocolate Colorado drinks edibles Florida food gummies holidays Oregon THC tincture Washington

Pushback… Viridis Laboratories files suit against Michigan Marijuana Regulatory Agency over cannabis recall

Cannabis Law Report

WLUC Michigan reports. Viridis Laboratories has filed a lawsuit against the Michigan Marijuana Regulatory Agency over last week’s cannabis recall.

Cannabis in Ancient Literature

Cannabis Life Network

Cannabis is an ancient herb that is well known for its recreational properties. Apart from such use, the herb was also well-known to ancient healers for its medicinal properties. The mention of Cannabis in ancient texts tells a lot about the location’s culture and society.

Happy Thanksgiving from Canna Law Blog!

Canna Law Blog

Here’s to a great holiday for everyone out there, along with friends and families. We are thankful for the privilege of working with so many great people and companies every day, and in such a dynamic area of law and policy. Enjoy the holiday! We’ll be back tomorrow.