Leafly investigation: Vape lung injuries date back to 2007

Leafly

The post Leafly investigation: Vape lung injuries date back to 2007 appeared first on Leafly. A review of medical literature and online forums finds that vape-related lung injuries began appearing shortly after the first nicotine devices hit the mass market. Health vape pens vape safety

The History of Cannabis in Africa: True Tales of Oppression, Suppression and Exploitation

Leafwell

A document titled “ Cannabis in Africa” prepared by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime in 2007 may have come as a surprise to cannabis enthusiasts in the United States.

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Paper – Australian Institute Of Criminology ” TwitterLinkedInEmail Street-level drug law enforcement: an updated systematic review”

Cannabis Law Report

Abstract:…… The Global Policing Database is used to update a 2007 systematic review of the impact of street-level law enforcement interventions on drug crime and … Read More.

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Veterans Affairs Canada And Their Cannabis Policy For Veterans

Cannabis Life Network

Changes in Cannabis Policy for Veterans since the introduction It all began in 2007, when Veterans Affairs Canada made the decision to reimburse a veteran for his medical cannabis expenses.

FBI: Marijuana Arrests Rise For Third Straight Year, Outpace Arrests For All Violent Crimes

NORML

It also marks the reversal of a trend of declining arrests that began following the year 2007, when police made a record 872,721 total marijuana-related arrests in the United States. The total number of persons arrested in the United States for violating marijuana laws rose for the third consecutive year, according to data released by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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Gov. Lujan Grisham signs medical cannabis omnibus bill

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

Michelle Lujan Grisham signed Senate Bill 406 into law which is the first major statutorial change to the Lynn and Erin Compassionate Use Act since it was enacted in 2007. New Mexico is set to see some sweeping changes to its medical cannabis law. The Senate bill made broad changes to the program that range from allowing medical cannabis in schools to allowing licensed manufacturers to process home-grown medical cannabis. Continue reading Gov.

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Woman Cures Stage 4 Lung Cancer w Coconut Oil and Cannabis Oil

Otherside Farms

abst – 2007). 2007 (1): 4749 — AACR Meeting Abstracts. abst – 2007). Marijuana Cuts Lung Cancer Tumor Growth In Half, Study Shows (news – 2007). news -2007). Marijuana May Fight Lung Tumors (news – 2007). Cannabis as a possible treatment for lung cancer (news – 2007). What to do if you had advanced stage 4 terminal lung cancer that doctors and mainstream medicine even admits it can’t cure?

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Legislation To Produce And Research Cannabis Introduced

NORML

As the result of a lawsuit, DEA Administrative Law Judge Mary Ellen Bittner in 2007 ruled that expanding the pool of federally licensed providers would be “in the public interest.” A bipartisan coalition of House lawmakers has introduced The Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2019 ( HR 601 ), to facilitate federally-approved clinical trials involving cannabis. Click here to send a message to your Representative and urge them to support the measure. .

Cannabis, the natural solution for narcotic abuse

LifeCannMD

PERDUE PHARMA, the makers of Oxycodone, in 2007 paid $600 million when they pleaded guilty of misleading the public about the addiction.

UN World Drug Report 2019 Now Published 40pp Information On Cannabis Black & Regulated Markets

Cannabis Law Report

1998–2007, from 3.4 Nevertheless, qualitative information on changes in cannabis use, as reported by an average of 74 Member States per year, confirms the increase in cannabis use over the period 2007–2017. Cannabis use is still on the increase in North America Past-year cannabis use increased in the Americas from 42 million people in 2007, or 7.0 per cent in 2007 to 15.3 It’s a big report with plenty of cannabis information. Pages 9 thru 49.

Stories of Hope: Embarking on a Life-Changing Cancer Journey with my 58-year old son

United Patients Group

I must add that I lost my beloved husband and soulmate of 32 years to cancer in 2007, and still miss him terribly, but 4 years later I found the most wonderful unlikely man (23 years younger!)

Why we haven’t cured cancer

Otherside Farms

full – 2007). Cannabis compound cannabidiol CBD ‘halts cancer’ & may bring relive to other illness’s (news – 2007). news – 2007). news – 2007). Cannabis Compound May Stop Metastatic Breast Cancer (news – 2007). Marijuana Compound Shows Promise In Fighting Breast Cancer (news – 2007). Cannabis compound may stop the spread of breast cancer cells (news – 2007). news – 2007).

Justice Department Urged To Take “Immediate Action” On Marijuana Grow Applications

NORML

” The longstanding federal prohibition on privately licensed cannabis producers exists despite a 2007 ruling by the DEA’s own administrative law judge striking down the ban as not “in the public interest.” The American Psychological Association (APA) is urging US Attorney General William Barr to review more than two-dozen pending applications for federal marijuana grow licenses.

NORML Formally Responds to DEA’s Proposed Changes to Marijuana Cultivation Rules

NORML

In 2007, the agency lost yet another lawsuit. The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) has formally submitted comments to the US Federal Register opposing the Drug Enforcement Administration’s proposed rule changes governing the federal production and distribution of cannabis for clinical research purposes.

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

NORML

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. The New York State Association of Police said traffic safety is a major concern, citing an increase in vehicle-related fatalities by 62 percent in Colorado the first year cannabis was legalized in the state.

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Terpene Spotlight: Bergamotene

FloridaMarijuana.net

Watson and published in Marijuana and the Cannabinoids (2007; edited by Mahmoud A. Cannabis is becoming more accepted as a medicinal aid especially as more research is conducted to understand the complexity and advantages of the plant. Its superiority in the plant world is due, in part, to its history. The Cannabis plant is believed to be one of the first plants known to humans. Cannabis has been used for centuries, and it has been well-documented in historical records.

Feds Arrest Emma Coronel Aispuro, ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán’s Wife, On Drug Trafficking Charges

SpeedWeed

Guzmán Loera and Coronel Aispuro met in Mexico in 2007 and were married while she was still a teenager, according to court documents. Emma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of infamous drug cartel leader Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera , was arrested by U.S.

NORML: FBI: Marijuana Arrests Rise For Third Straight Year, Outpace Arrests For All Violent Crimes

Cannabis Law Report

It also marks the reversal of a trend of declining arrests that began following the year 2007, when police made a record 872,721 total marijuana-related arrests in the United States. How did this happen ? NORML report. According to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report, police made 663,367 arrests for marijuana-related violations in 2018. That total is more than 21 percent higher than the total number of persons arrested for the commission of violent crimes (521,103).

Study: Senior Marijuana Use on the Rise

The Joint Blog

in 2006 and 2007 to 2.9% in 2006 and 2007 to 2.9% The use of marijuana is increasing at a rapid pace among those aged 65 and older, according to a new study published on February 24, 2020 in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine.

Terpene Spotlight: Eucalyptol

FloridaMarijuana.net

Cannabis is becoming more accepted as a medicinal aid especially as more research is conducted to understand the complexity and advantages of the plant. Its superiority in the plant world is due, in part, to its history. The Cannabis plant is believed to be one of the first plants known to humans. Cannabis has been used for centuries, and it has been well-documented in historical records. The healing cannabis plant is most notably known for the compounds THC and CBD.

Marijuana article strikes a nerve

Cannabis Chronicles

FBI data also estimate that, in every year between 2007 and 2017, Washington has had less violent crime per capita than the country as a whole. The joint you smoked last night won’t give you schizophrenia. It also won’t make you assault your neighbor. You might not know that after reading a recent New Yorker article that draws connection between marijuana use, schizophrenia and violent crimes in Washington.

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8 Best Cannabis Strains For Energy

Miss Marijuana

Award-winning sativa, Chocolope was appointed strain of the year by High Times Magazine in 2007. By: Kysheeta Carroll. Although known for its sleep-aiding properties, Cannabis doubles as an energy booster too, with some strains being effective enough to be compared to a cup of coffee.

Idaho: Legislation to legalize hemp  introduced in Senate

Cannabis Law Report

Idaho News 2 reports. Growing hemp would be legal in Idaho under proposed legislation introduced Tuesday. The Senate Health and Welfare Committee voted to clear the way for a hearing on the bill brought forward by Republican Rep. Dorothy Moon. The legislation aims to align state law with federal law contained in the 2018 Farm Bill. It would change Idaho law to allow the growing and selling of hemp products containing 0.3% or less of THC, the cannabis compound that gives marijuana its high.

Opioid Distribution Drops Post-Marijuana Legalization, Finds Study

The Joint Blog

The study reports a greater than 30% reduction in opioid dispensing in Colorado between 2007 and 2017. ” Researchers conclude by stating: “In this study, we observed dynamic changes in opioid distribution for eleven opioids used for pain and OUD within Colorado, and two carefully selected comparison states, Utah and Maryland, from 2007 to 2017.

Celebrating Those Loved and Lost as We Observe Rare Disease Day

Veriheal

In 2007, there were no events for World Rare Disease Day. The very last day of February is dedicated to bringing awareness to not just one issue but many.

A Founder Looks at 50: Hunter S. Thompson ? a Natural Ally

NORML

In 2007 the NORML Board of Directors awarded (posthumously) a Special Appreciation Award to Hunter, reflecting his life-long commitment to legalizing marijuana. NORML Founder Keith Stroup. For NORML’s 50th anniversary, every Friday we will be posting a blog from NORML’s Founder Keith Stroup as he reflects back on a lifetime as America’s foremost marijuana smoker and legalization advocate.

LA Times Publishes Article Highlighting The Exodus From Politics To Cannabis In California

Cannabis Law Report

As California’s attorney general from 1999 to 2007, Bill Lockyer was on the inside as the state wrestled with a developing marijuana industry. Good to see the LA Times highlight who has gone where and what they are up to. They introduce their piece by writing. But these days he’s watching the transformation from the outside, as co-founder of a licensed pot distributor in Lynwood.

Is It Legal to Grow Hemp in All 50 States?

Otherside Farms

In 2007, some farmers in North Dakota actually received a hemp license, and they were allowed to grow hemp. Hemp has been around for about 8,000 years when it was first discovered in Turkey.

Grading the Presidential Candidates on Marijuana: Amy Klobuchar

Canna Law Blog

Klobuchar was elected to the Senate in 2007, but only recently signed on to marijuana-related legislation. Every Saturday, we have been running a series of blog posts that take a close look at the Democratic Party candidates for President in 2020. We examine each candidate’s historic approach to marijuana law and policy, and we also canvas their current respective stances on marijuana.

A Founder Looks at 50: Attorney Gerry Goldstein and the Early Years of NORML

NORML

I have had the luxury of treating my two marijuana arrests (the second, at the Boston Freedom Rally in 2007, will be the topic for a subsequent blog) as an opportunity to publicize the unfairness of marijuana prohibition with little, if any, personal risk. NORML Founder Keith Stroup.

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Medical Marijuana in Port St. Lucie, FL

CannaMD

Port St. Lucie: It’s home to botanical gardens, waterparks, and famous waterways. As of recently, however, residents have one more activity to look forward to: They can now visit CannaMD ’s new Port St. Lucie office and obtain a medical marijuana card!

Chamomile and Cannabis Oil for Cancer

United Patients Group

A study published in 2007 examined the effects of chamomile extracts on cancerous cells. A 2007 Harvard study published in the American Association for Cancer Research found that the cannabinoid tetrahydrocannabinol (aka THC ) cuts the growth of tumors in half. Did you know cancer is responsible for 1 in 4 deaths in the United States? Or that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S? In 2015 alone, there were 8.8 million deaths globally attributed to cancer.

A Founder Looks at 50: Willie Nelson — America’s Favorite Marijuana Smoker

NORML

Willie Nelson plays at 2007 Freedom Fest NORML benefit concert. NORML Founder Keith Stroup. For NORML’s 50th anniversary, every Friday we will be posting a blog from NORML’s Founder Keith Stroup as he reflects back on a lifetime as America’s foremost marijuana smoker and legalization advocate. This is the eighth in a series of blogs on the history of NORML and the legalization movement.

Chamomile and Cannabis Oil for Cancer

United Patients Group

A study published in 2007 examined the effects of chamomile extracts on cancerous cells. A 2007 Harvard study published in the American Association for Cancer Research found that the cannabinoid tetrahydrocannabinol (aka THC ) cuts the growth of tumors in half. Did you know cancer is responsible for 1 in 4 deaths in the United States? Or that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S? In 2015 alone, there were 8.8 million deaths globally attributed to cancer.

Could Chamomile and Cannabis Oil Kill Cancer Cells?

United Patients Group

A study published in 2007 examined the effects of chamomile extracts on cancerous cells. A 2007 Harvard study published in the American Association for Cancer Research found that the cannabinoid tetrahydrocannabinol (aka THC ) cuts the growth of tumors in half. Did you know cancer is responsible for 1 in 4 deaths in the United States? Or that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S? In 2015 alone, there were 8.8 million deaths globally attributed to cancer.

420 Investor Daily Publishes Simple Guide To Cannabis Laws In New Mexico

Cannabis Law Report

Also, the state allowed medical marijuana for certain medical conditions in 2007. New Mexico legalized medical cannabis in 2007 by approving the Lynn and Erin Compassionate Use Act. Governor Bill Richardson signed the Lynn and Erin Compassionate Use Act to allow the medical use of cannabis in April 2007. If you are looking for a quick overview of where we are January 2020 this is as good a starting point as any for an overall understanding.

The Best Rx for Teens Addicted to Vaping? No One Knows

Puff Puff Post

in 2007, e-cigarettes and other vaping devices have grown into a $6.6 WASHINGTON — The nation’s top health authorities agree: Teen vaping is an epidemic that now affects some 3.6 million underage users of Juul and other e-cigarettes. But no one seems to know the best way to help teenagers who may be addicted to nicotine. E-cigarettes are now the top high-risk substance used by teenagers, according to the latest U.S.