Today’s Answer of the Day

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Did past-month cannabis use among pregnant US women increase or decrease during the 15 year span of 2002 to 2017? Past-month cannabis use among pregnant US women more than doubled from 2002 (3.4%) to 2017 (7.0%). See Answer. See Answer.

The Medicinal Use of Cannabis in the UK: Results of a Nationwide Survey

Cannabis Law Report

We report on the results of a self-administered questionnaire study conducted in the United Kingdom between 1998 and 2002. The questionnaire consisted of 34 items … Read More. Medical Cannabis News

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Federal Report: Youth Marijuana Use Steadily Declining

NORML

The agency’s 2018 report finds that past-year marijuana use by those ages 12 to 17 has fallen consistently since 2002, from 15.8 The self-reported use of marijuana by teenagers continues to decline nationally, according to federal data reported by the United States Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). percent to 12.5 percent.

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Marijuana Legalization in NY & Driving: Response to NYS Association of Police Chiefs from Roc NORML

NORML

Four years into adult-use sales, net fatalities below 2002 despite rise in population and increased miles traveled. The New York State Association of Police made a statement opposing legalization of cannabis for adult-use in New York, in response to Governor Cuomo’s announcement that he plans to pass legislation April 1st, with the budget, that will legalize cannabis for adult-use in New York.

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Surgeon General’s Advisory Highlights Need for Further Cannabis Regulation, Not Criminalization

NORML

According to an August 2019 federal report , past-year marijuana use by those ages 12 to 17 has fallen consistently since 2002, from 15.8 Remarks made today by the United States Surgeon General highlighting “the importance of protecting our nation from the health risks of marijuana use in adolescents and during pregnancy” fail to acknowledge the role that a regulated market can play in mitigating the use of cannabis by potentially high-risk populations.

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Beware, Bad Boy Bloomberg, No Fan Of Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

Bloomberg served three terms as mayor of New York City, beginning in 2002. From 2002 to 2012, the NYPD made about 440,000 arrests for cannabis possession alone, collectively spending about one million hours processing those cases, according to a report from the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA).

Philippines still a few steps off regulated medical cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

Medical cannabis is technically permitted in the Philippines because of a 1992 Department of Health (DOH) Administrative Order and the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002, which stipulates that “people with legitimate medical needs are not prevented from being treated with adequate amounts of appropriate medications, which include the use of dangerous drugs.”.

Communities put faith in pot

Cannabis Chronicles

The Unitarian Universalist Association has backed full legalization since 2002, but most faith groups separate their positions on medical marijuana, currently legal in 33 states including Pennsylvania and New Jersey, from adult recreational use, permissible in 11 states. PHILADELPHIA — On June 2, at a Philadelphia synagogue, Karen Michaels attended a conference about cannabis and various religions’ views on it. She knows she was there because she has the notes she wrote.

Best Seed Banks For Your Marijuana Cultivation Needs

PrestoDoctor

AMS is an Amsterdam -based seed bank that was founded back in 2002. Even with growing marijuana for personal and medicinal reasons has been legalized in many places in the USA it can still be a daunting task to buy marijuana seeds.

Allen Russell Just Received Life in Prison for Possessing Weed in Mississippi

SpeedWeed

Chicago’s Craig Cesal was given a life sentence after showing up to service a truck that had been stuffed with 1,500 pounds of marijuana in 2002. Image via.

Philippines: The recent approval of a cannabis product for compassionate use does not necessarily increase the chances of the government’s legalization of medical marijuana, the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) clarified Monday.

Cannabis Law Report

Sections 2 and 3 of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 allows for the reclassification, addition, and removal of any drug from the list of dangerous drugs, Cuy said.

Biden’s Attorney General Pick on Cannabis: Status Unknown

HarrisBricken

We have a long history here on the Canna Law Blog of analyzing the moves of the federal goverment, and in particular the Department of Justice (DOJ), when it comes to federal enforcement of the federal Controlled Substances Act (CSA). Over the years, we really focused on the acting U.S.

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Impact of COVID-19 on CBD Market

Otherside Farms

Multiple research is going on regarding treating viruses like SARS 2002 and COVID-19. CBD is a medicinal aid that treats multiple problems. One can overcome the issues like pain, seizures, stress, and anxiety with the antibiotic and anti-inflammatory properties of CBD.

So, Weed Was Banned From Afroman’s 4/20 Concert in Michigan

SpeedWeed

Did we mention that when we saw him live back in 2002 [we’re old] he played “Because I Got High” twice in the same set? Image via.

What Are Terpenes And What Do They Do?

LifeCannMD

A 2002 study suggests its sedative properties can help treat insomnia. And why is it important to know before you get your Medical Marijuana! Strains of marijuana are often varied due to distinctions in flavor and scent. . The cannabis plant consists of a variety of chemicals and compounds.

CBD Ban: Brits Take Up Fight And Send Lawyers To Brussels

Cannabis Law Report

He has substantial experience of litigation involving Part 8 of the Enterprise Act 2002, having represented parties in the OFT or CMA investigations into the supermarket, ticket reselling and furniture sectors. If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. AUTHOR: Mark Taylor. PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT.

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Study: Marijuana a Useful Adjunct Treatment for Huntington Disease Symptoms

The Joint Blog

Methods: A systematic review by literature search through PubMed and EBSCO electronic databases was conducted for relevant studies reported after 2002 on the effects of medical marijuana or cannabis use on tremor, spasm, spasticity, chorea, sleep quality and HD-specific rating scales.

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Thankfully, Private Prisons are on the Decline and Louisiana has None

SMPL

The privately detained immigrant population grew 442% since 2002. Private prisons in the United States incarcerated 121,718 people in 2017, representing 8.2% of the total state and federal prison population. Since 2000, the number of people housed in private prisons has increased 39%. However, the private prison population reached its peak in 2012 with 137,220 people.

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Rationale for Genetically Guided Cannabis Therapy

Green Relief

Piomeli, Daniele (2002). Department of Chemistry, Kennesaw State University, 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144, USA (2002). 2002 Feb-Mar;66(2-3):143-60. 10/8/2017. 0 COMMENTS. By Janna Champagne, BSN, RN. I was first introduced to the topic of Epigenetics in 2008 at a business conference in Florida, and as a medical professional I was immediately intrigued.

Green Relief - Untitled Article

Green Relief

Piomeli, Daniele (2002). Department of Chemistry, Kennesaw State University, 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144, USA (2002). 2002 Feb-Mar;66(2-3):143-60. 10/8/2017. 0 COMMENTS. By Janna Champagne, BSN, RN. I was first introduced to the topic of Epigenetics in 2008 at a business conference in Florida, and as a medical professional I was immediately intrigued.

Hawaii Legalizes Edibles: What You Need to Know

Veriheal

Ben Cayetano, the 5th governor of Hawaii (1994 to 2002), signed off on Act 228 which allowed for medical cannabis cardholders to grow their own cannabis or to appoint a caregiver to grow cannabis. Hawaii legalized cannabis in its’ House Bill 2729 which was passed in 2018.

World Leaders in Medical Cannabis

Medical Cannabis Seedbank

In addition to this, Dr. Manuel Guzman announced in 2002 that THC had been used successfully to destroy INCURABLE brain tumors in rats. Medical Cannabis research has boomed in the last decade with Israel being the pioneer. Many other countries have followed Israel’s lead by researching the therapeutic effects. They have noted the Cannabis plant as a great option for a number of conditions.

How to Deal with Memory Loss and Other Negative Effects of Cannabis

Greencamp

This lasts for about two hours after consuming pot, and there aren’t any long term consequences, as one research from 2002 confirmed. ( Curran HV, Brignell C, Fletcher S, Middleton P, Henry J; Cognitive and subjective dose-response effects of acute oral Delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in infrequent cannabis user; Psychopharmacology, October 2002; 164(1):61-70. Do you tend to forget what happened when high? If the answer is yes, then that makes two of us.

NFL Players Seek Change in League’s Marijuana Policy Following MLB Doing So

The Joint Blog

Davis, who retired during the 2002 preseason, said adopting a policy similar to MLB’s would improve players’ quality of life. With the MLB easing its policy on marijuana use, players in the NFL are hoping that, and asking for their league to do the same.

SUPREME CANNABIS ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP TRANSITION

Cannabis Law Report

Previously, Mr. Moore was the President of Starbucks Canada from 2002 to 2011. Supreme Cannabis Board Director and former President of Starbucks Coffee Canada, Colin Moore, appointed Interim President and CEO. Navdeep Dhaliwal departs Company, effective immediately.

The Natural Benefits of Black Pepper Oil in Fighting Dis-Ease

United Patients Group

Research conducted in 2002 revealed that black pepper has the ability to lower levels of cholesterol, free fatty acids, phospholipids and triglycerides. Sometimes, if you look close enough, you can find tiny miracles in plants and herbs, and even in your everyday table spices. Sitting at the front of your spice rack, looking unassuming, is probably a shaker of black pepper.

Open Secrets.Org Releases Numbers on Cannabis Industry Lobbying Numbers in The US

Cannabis Law Report

Year: 2019 “) 2018 “) 2017 “) 2016 “) 2015 “) 2014 “) 2013 “) 2012 “) 2011 “) 2010 “) 2009 “) 2008 “) 2007 “) 2006 “) 2005 “) 2004 “) 2003 “) 2002 “) 2001 “) 2000 “) 1999 “) 1998 “). All lobbying expenditures in the report come from the USA Senate Office of Public Records. Data for the most recent year was downloaded on October 23, 2019.

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Law.Com’s Legal Intelligencer Profiles Marc Hauser Who Has Been Brought In As Vice Chair Of Reed Smith’s Cannabis Group

Cannabis Law Report

He then joined Equity Group Investments in 2002, a Chicago-based private investment company founded by Sam Zell, as associate general counsel. Reed Smith has brought on Marc Hauser, who recently chaired Napa Valley boutique GVM Law’s cannabis law department, to help grow its cannabis law practice. Hauser moved from Chicago to California’s Napa Valley during the winter of 2017, drawn by the Golden State’s better weather and thriving wine industry.

Dentons: Recent medicinal cannabis developments in Australia

Cannabis Law Report

On 25 September 2019, the Australian Capital Territory passed the Drugs of Dependence (Personal Cannabis Use) Amendment Bill 2018 which amends the Drugs of Dependence Act 1989 (ACT) and the Criminal Code 2002 (ACT) to legalise possession of up to 50 grams of cannabis for an individual over 18 years of age and permit the cultivation of up to four cannabis plants (excluding artificial cultivation).

Medicinal properties of CBD

Alchimia

Cannabidiol: An overview of some pharmacological aspects , 2002. What is CBD? CBD is a cannabinoid present in cannabis plants with a very similar molecular structure to THC but without any kind of psychoactive effect. Indeed, CBD does not cause any effect on the user, no paranoia, euphoria or intoxication, which are usually associated with THC and the recreational use of marijuana. Cannabidiol (CBD) has several therapeutical properties that we’ll present in this post.

Cannabis for Lupus: Here’s How Cannabinoids Relieve Inflammation

Greencamp

Clayton N, Marshall FH, Bountra C, O’Shaughnessy CT; CB1 and CB2 cannabinoid receptors are implicated in inflammatory pain; Pain; April 2002; 96(3):253-60. Lupus is an autoimmune disease that attacks healthy body tissues. It’s usually managed with corticosteroids and NSAIDs, which can all cause a number of side effects with long-term use. Hence, lupus patients often look for complementary treatments for controlling their symptoms.

Document: Patient’s Guide To CBD (2019) Americans For Safe Access 2019

Cannabis Law Report

Since 2002, ASA has worked tirelessly to expand knowledge, dispel myths, and change laws regarding medical cannabis. TABLE OF CONTENTS. FOREWORD. It is a pleasure to introduce this practical guide for patients on cannabidiol (CBD). The topic is a complex one that requires discussion of myriad factors in various disciplines, including agriculture, medicine, pharmacology, and the law.

The Top Cannabis Reform Groups to Follow (and Join)

PrestoDoctor

Founded in 2002, Americans for Safe Access ‘s core focus is on ensuring safe and legal access to cannabis for medical use and research. Getting involved matters. Crucial causes to the advancement of people and society have rarely, if ever, come from passive action. Cannabis is just one case that represents the uphill battle it takes to overcome misinformation, fear, and even the hatred of groups of people, to gain sensible legislation.

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The Top Cannabis Reform Groups to Follow (and Join)

PrestoDoctor

Founded in 2002, Americans for Safe Access ‘s core focus is on ensuring safe and legal access to cannabis for medical use and research. Getting involved matters. Crucial causes to the advancement of people and society have rarely, if ever, come from passive action. Cannabis is just one case that represents the uphill battle it takes to overcome misinformation, fear, and even the hatred of groups of people, to gain sensible legislation.

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FCPA Blog Article: Legitimate cannabis investors face massive tax and legal headaches

Cannabis Law Report

Bilbow has quite rightly identified the same potential conflict between UK investors’ profits and dividends from the overseas legalized cannabis industry, and the placement of the proceeds of cannabis sales into the UK’s banking systems, due to possible breaches of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (POCA). Author. Martin Kenney. Martin is Managing Partner of Martin Kenney & Co.

The Natural Benefits of Black Pepper Oil in Fighting Dis-Ease

United Patients Group

Research conducted in 2002 revealed that black pepper has the ability to lower levels of cholesterol, free fatty acids, phospholipids and triglycerides. Sometimes, if you look close enough, you can find tiny miracles in plants and herbs, and even in your everyday table spices. Sitting at the front of your spice rack, looking unassuming, is probably a shaker of black pepper.

The Natural Benefits of Black Pepper Oil in Fighting Dis-Ease

United Patients Group

Research conducted in 2002 revealed that black pepper has the ability to lower levels of cholesterol, free fatty acids, phospholipids and triglycerides. Sometimes, if you look close enough, you can find tiny miracles in plants and herbs, and even in your everyday table spices. Sitting at the front of your spice rack, looking unassuming, is probably a shaker of black pepper.