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Show Your Commitment to Legalization in 2022


There has never been a more important time to be part of our cannabis justice… The post Show Your Commitment to Legalization in 2022 appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM Advocacy Legalization Membership Membership Drive featured member pin

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Virginia: Officials Seal Over 64,000 Misdemeanor Marijuana Distribution Convictions


333,886 simple marijuana possession conviction records were previously sealed after the state enacted a measure in 2020 to decriminalize low-level marijuana possession offenses. The post Virginia: Officials Seal Over 64,000 Misdemeanor Marijuana Distribution Convictions appeared first on NORML.

Why Does a Parent Have to be a Caregiver for Older Children?


While there remains some controversy around cannabis and minors, most medical programs allow qualifying children to become patients — but they can’t get access to treatment without an adult caregiver.

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.

7 strains to enjoy while watching HBO’s Insecure


Insecure is ending and we miss Issa and Kelli already. Here are the strains to smoke while watching along and cheering Issa on. The post 7 strains to enjoy while watching HBO’s Insecure appeared first on Leafly.

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Mississippi: Governor Still Hasn’t Called a Special Session to Address Medical Marijuana


It's been weeks since the initial request, and the governor continues to stall. The post Mississippi: Governor Still Hasn’t Called a Special Session to Address Medical Marijuana appeared first on NORML. Medical Marijuana 2021 medical marijuana Mississippi

California: Dispensary sues South Lake Tahoe over license revocation

Cannabis Law Report

A marijuana dispensary is suing the city of South Lake Tahoe, California, after the city council revoked its cannabis and businesses licenses for failing to open on time — a delay the business blames on the COVID-19 pandemic. Reports the Dispatch Argus. They write.

Is Denying Patients Medical Cannabis a Breach of Their Human Rights?


Imagine you have a rare and/or extremely painful condition that is hard to treat – say, multiple sclerosis, a rare cancer, or a form of epilepsy like Dravet syndrome. All the medications you have been prescribed have several deleterious side-effects, and in some cases even highly addictive.

How to get hired as a budtender


Looking to start a career as a budtender? Check out our tips on how to connect with customers and employers, and how to land the right job. The post How to get hired as a budtender appeared first on Leafly. Industry budtenders


Why do we say indica or sativa?

Cannabis Life Network

When talking about a strain’s effect, why do we say indica or sativa? Technically, these are botany terms; they classify the subspecies of the cannabis plant. They have a lot more to do with plant genetics and characteristics than the way a bud will make you feel.

Does Medical Licensing Make Sense in Recreational Jurisdictions?

Canna Law Blog

Cannabis licensing has a pretty standard trajectory by this point in time. States tend to start out with medical programs and later adopt recreational programs. What usually happens is that the recreational cannabis market swallows up the medical market.

How many cannabis plants can you legally grow?


While the US cannabis scene has considerably broadened general access to medical and adult-use cannabis, the rules governing the home-growing of the cannabis plant are still relatively strict.

11 best cannabis strains of the 2021 harvest


An overflowing cornucopia of chronic awaits. The post 11 best cannabis strains of the 2021 harvest appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products Hella Jelly ice cream cake kush mints MAC Tyson Marshmallow OG Mimosa #3 Modified Grapes pennywise Prayer Pupil sour-tangie strain lists Tropic Runtz

How toxic is a vape pen and how do lab tests find out

Cannabis Life Network

Vape injuries occurred in 2019 because of THC adulterated with tocopherols (a vitamin derivative.) To prevent some issues before market, a lab can test cannabis oil for certain contaminants to determine how toxic a vape pen is. But how does a lab quantify a stream of aerosolized vapor or smoke?

South Dakota: Six Months Later, Supreme Court Still Silent on Marijuana Legalization Vote


Justices on the state's highest court have yet to render a decision regarding the fate of Constitutional Amendment A, the voter-approved initiative which sought to legalize the adult-use possession and sale of cannabis.

DEA Proposes Dramatic Increase In Marijuana And Psychedelic Production In 2022, Calling For 6,300 Percent More MDMA Alone

Cannabis Law Report

Imagine reading that headline in 1980! Marijuana Moment report. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is proposing a dramatic increase in the legal production of marijuana and psychedelics like psilocybin, LSD, MDMA and DMT to be used in research next year.

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How Do You Dose Cannabis Edibles?


It can be challenging to find your ideal dose of cannabis. Often this process requires some trial and error. With edibles, this can prove difficult, as getting it wrong may mean a whole day spent in bed waiting for things to get better.

Becoming Jasmine Mans: poet and founder of Buy Weed from Women


Jasmine Mans founded Buy Weed from Women. She discusses life as a queer, Black woman honoring healing with Leafly. The post Becoming Jasmine Mans: poet and founder of Buy Weed from Women appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle #BuyBlack apparel LGBTQ lumen women in cannabis

The 2021 Election and the Decriminalization of Psychedelics in Canada

Cannabis Life Network

The decriminalization of psychedelics in Canada is arguably the next logical step after the legalization of cannabis. However, drug reform was not a major highlight of the most recent Canadian elections. To be fair, it almost never is.

Senate Spending Proposal Removes ‘DC Rider,’ Maintains Existing State Medical Cannabis Protections


In the newly released annual spending packages by the Senate Appropriations Committee, cannabis policy is scantly mentioned yet by omission, it could advance a critical element of reform that has long been pushed for by NORML and other allies.

New York’s Cannabis Control Board: Meeting #2 Scheduled Already

Canna Law Blog

After a quick push to have its first meeting on October 5, 2021, New York’s Cannabis Control Board (CCB) has already scheduled its second meeting for Thursday, October 21, 2021. The meeting will be publicly available via the link embedded in this press release.

Medical vs. Recreational: Cannabis Taxes Explained


With 19 states currently selling recreational cannabis, it may be tempting to forgo a medical card, even if you qualify as a patient.

The Roll-up #213: Clint Eastwood, death and psychedelics


This week: Clint finds CBD 'libelous.' Also: Can psychedelics alleviate the fear of death? The post The Roll-up #213: Clint Eastwood, death and psychedelics appeared first on Leafly.

The Hookah, Vape, E-cig Shootout

Cannabis Life Network

All millennial’s and Gen-Zs must by now be familiar with hookah bars and lounges. They must have first or second-hand experience of Vaping e-liquids or tried out e-cigs, at least socially. All of the above activities enjoy great popularity with the younger section of the western populace.

New York: Employers Are Prohibited from Testing Most Employees for Cannabis


Employers will still be allowed to take action against an employee who is impaired on-the-job, but only if an employee "manifests specific articulable symptoms of impairment.". The post New York: Employers Are Prohibited from Testing Most Employees for Cannabis appeared first on NORML.

New York State Cannabis Board Relaxes Medical Cannabis Rules – Allows Sellable Flower


Medical cannabis patients will finally be able to smoke their medical cannabis in the state of New York thanks to sweeping changes to the state’s medical system. Smokeable cannabis will be allowed for sale for the first time since Gov. Kathy Hochul and state representatives hired five new cannabis control representatives and they quickly went to work loosening up the state regulations. Source.

What is the strongest strain of weed?

The Cannigma

Having an abundance of very potent cannabis at your fingertips is a great problem to have, but are we missing the point when we talk about the potency of cannabis strains? When it comes to the effects of cannabis, there’s a lot more at play than just how much THC is in every nug.

Cannabis legalization year 3—welcome to the Hunger Games


For many entrepreneurs, working in Canada's cannabis industry is a mix of passion and uncertainty. Who will survive another year of legalization? The post Cannabis legalization year 3—welcome to the Hunger Games appeared first on Leafly. Canada Industry Politics adult-use cannabis legalization

A Guide to Using LSD: How to Have a Good Acid Trip

Cannabis Life Network

With LSD making a cultural and scientific comeback, a guide to using LSD is needed to help steer first-timers in the right direction.

How Cannabis and CBD Can Help Insomnia

United Patients Group

Cannabis and Cannabidiol (CBD) along with a handful of other cannabinoids, can be used as natural remedies for combating insomnia. Positive research evidence has compelled increasingly more people to turn to cannabis and CBD for insomnia relief.

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