Exponential Rise In Cannabis Investment Since 2013

Cannabis Law Report

I n 2013, that number was only $16 million. Data provider Pitchbook put together this simple graph that illustrates very clearly the upward swing in USA cannabis investment. VC investors have poured $1.6 billion into cannabis startups as of July, up from $1.2 billion for all of last year.

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Medical Marijuana for Aspergers: Diagnosis, Research & Treatment

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Asperger syndrome is a neurodevelopmental disorder which belongs to the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) as of 2013. According to CDC, Continue Reading. The post Medical Marijuana for Aspergers: Diagnosis, Research & Treatment appeared first on Greencamp. Health

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Uruguay makes first commercial marijuana export shipment

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MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Uruguay has made its first commercial export shipment of marijuana since legalizing the drug in 2013, sending 10 kilograms of cannabis to Australia, where its medicinal use is lawful.

Rep. Lee: I Just Introduced The Marijuana Justice Act

NORML

Although whites and blacks have been found to use marijuana at similar rates, a 2013 report by the ACLU found that a “black person is 3.73 Congresswoman Barbara Lee represents California’s 13th district.

Attorney General Nominee Commits To Leave State-Legal Marijuana Programs Alone

NORML

In January of 2018, former Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded what is known as the Cole Memo , a 2013 Justice Department memorandum, authored by former US Deputy Attorney General James Cole to US attorneys in all 50 states.

Can Cannabis Aid in the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms?

Puff Puff Post

million in 2013 on a global scale. Researchers across North America have been conducting studies on the effectiveness of Multiple Sclerosis treatment through cannabis.

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Drastic Increase in Scientific Research on Medicinal Cannabis

Sensi Seeds

While most research took place in the area of psychiatry, publications in the fields of neurology and cancer increased significantly between 2011 and 2013. Also, since 2013, there has been an increase in the number of publications focusing on children and the elderly.

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.

Pain Management: Why Cannabis Provides a Safer Alternative to NSAIDs

Cannabis Cheri

Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are used daily by over 17 million Americans to treat headaches, arthritis, sports injuries, menstrual cramps and a litany of other debilitating ailments.

Marijuana article strikes a nerve

Cannabis Chronicles

Gladwell draws a connection between legal marijuana and an increase in crime, citing a 17 percent rise in aggravated assaults in Washington state from 2013 to 2017. The joint you smoked last night won’t give you schizophrenia. It also won’t make you assault your neighbor.

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Arizona Ruling On Medical Cannabis & Hashish Due

Cannabis Law Report

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.

U.S. Attorney General Nominee Says He Would Respect State Marijuana Laws

The Joint Blog

The Cole memorandum was issued in 2013 by then-Deputy Attorney General James M. “His reference to the Cole memo suggests that he will maintain the policy of non-interference that has existed since August 2013.

Martha Stewart Enters Cannabis Industry With CBD Product Line

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Of course I know how to roll a joint,” Stewart proclaimed in 2013, sparking an internet frenzy. The queen of entertaining and retail, Martha Stewart, has her eye on a new realm to rule: the hemp-derived CBD industry.

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AG Nominee Reiterates Non-Interference Stance

NORML

For background, in January of 2018, former Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded what is known as the Cole Memo , a 2013 Justice Department memorandum, authored by former US Deputy Attorney General James Cole to US attorneys in all 50 states.

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MD or Do for Hartford, CT Clinic

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Since 2013, Canna Care Docs has expanded to over 25 locations representing 11 states. WE ARE SEEKING LICENSED MD OR ARPNs for our Hartford, CT clinic. About Canna Care Docs…. Canna Care Docs is the center of excellence for cannabis medicine. Powered by Sail, we are on a mission to solve the issue of cannabis access for patients. We’re passionate about improving our patient’s quality of life and bringing cannabis into mainstream healthcare.

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German Bong Maker Files 14 Identical Lawsuits Against Alleged Counterfeiters in the USA

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It also said that since 2013, a Californian company, Scream, has been its exclusive US-based licensee and is the only company in the US authorised to use its trademarks.

Medical Practitioner – MD or DO

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Since 2013, Canna Care Docs has expanded to over 25 locations representing 11 states. WE ARE SEEKING LICENSED MD OR DOs for our Harrisburg, PA clinic. About Canna Care Docs…. Canna Care Docs is the center of excellence for cannabis medicine. Powered by Sail, we are on a mission to solve the issue of cannabis access for patients. We’re passionate about improving our patient’s quality of life and bringing cannabis into mainstream healthcare.

Texas Cannabis Report Ceases Publishing

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Dear Texas Cannabis Report Readers, In June 2013 Texas Cannabis Report launched as a premier news agency dedicated to covering the issue of cannabis activism and policy. Here’s his announcement in full. Texas Cannabis Report Ceases Publication.

ICYMI: U.S. Attorney General Nominee (Likely) Won’t Harsh Your Mellow

Canna Law Blog

The withdrawn memos include, the 2013 Cole Memo, the February 2014 Cole Memo that extended low enforcement priority status to apply to banking activities (although the FinCEN guidelines are, importantly, still alive ); and the 2014 Wilkinson Memo that was a sort of Cole Memo for tribal lands.

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

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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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Medical Marijuana Can Help with the Effects of Traumatic brain injury

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The American Friends of Tel Aviv University published a 2013 report which detailed how medical cannabis is often used by sufferers of chronic pain and ailments, including cancer and post-traumatic stress disorder. The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke defines Traumatic brain injury (TBI) as “a form of acquired brain injury, occurs when a sudden trauma causes damage to the brain.

New Model Ordinance’s Envisioned To Promote Small Businesses and Inclusivity

NORML

Specifically, the American Civil Liberties Union report The War on Marijuana In Black and White (2013) concluded: “[O]n average, a Black person is 3.73

Louisiana’s medical marijuana program the core issue in Agriculture Commissioner race

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Greer is a Democrat from Natchitoches (NAK’-a-dish) Parish and a farmer who worked in the Department of Agriculture and Forestry for 20 years before retiring in 2013. BATON ROUGE – Louisiana’s agriculture and forestry commissioner has drawn his first announced challenger for the fall election, an opponent slamming his management of medical marijuana.

Grading the Presidential Candidates on Marijuana: Tulsi Gabbard

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Since assuming office in the House in 2013, Gabbard has introduced, signed, and voted for numerous bills related to marijuana. Over the course of of eleven weeks, we recently ran a series of blog posts that take a close look at the Democratic Party candidates for President in 2020.

Illinois Legalizes Recreational Cannabis!

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

Illinois has allowed medical marijuana in the state since 2013. By: Justin McNaughton , Senior Counsel. Although the final bill is waiting signature from the governor, as of May 31, 2019, Illinois is poised to move forward as the eleventh state to legalize adult use marijuana.

Urge Kentucky Lawmakers to Support Medical Cannabis Reform Today!

NORML

A medical cannabis bill has been filed in the Kentucky General Assembly every year since 2013. In that time around a dozen other states have passed medical bills, eight more have joined Colorado and Washington in full legalization.

The Benefits of CBD Oil For Anxiety

Leaf Science

A 2013 study conducted on chronically stressed mice also yielded positive results as did one a year later, which showed that “CBD exhibited an anti-anxiety and antidepressant effects in animal models discussed”.

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DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

Cannabis Cheri

Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions! Did you know that ancient remedies that were used at the time of Jesus’s birth are still as effective today? This topical oil is a good example.

The Latin American Cannabis Landscape

CannaTech

In December 2013, Uruguay became the first country to legalize cannabis nationwide for medical and non-medical purposes. Hola 2019! Here’s to 365 days to plant new seeds and harvest what has been planted years prior. In regards to the cannabis plant, Uruguay planted the seeds in Latin America.

Teri Buhl – Smashmouth Report: Canadian Regulator Demanded Serruya turn over Defrancesco Communications: $SCU.TO

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I exposed Bear Stearns misleading their own investors and monoline insurers on the quality of the loans in their mortgage-backed securities, which led to a fraud lawsuit against JP Morgan/Bear Stearns and the $13 billion settlement with the DOJ in 2013.

New York Gives It One More Go. If It Doesn’t Happen Regulated Adult Use Could Be Two Years Away

Cannabis Law Report

Last Friday, a group of State Senators unveiled Bill 1527A, which aims to merge the progressive Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA)—which has been introduced several times since 2013—with the legislation that failed to pass as part of this fiscal year’s budget.

Study: Marijuana Consumers Have Lower Mortality, Morbidity, and Hospitalization-Costs Among Pancreatitis Patients

The Joint Blog

” For the study the National Inpatient Sample database from 2003 to 2013 was queried for all patients with AP and active exposure to cannabis.

Pain Management: Why Cannabis Provides a Safer Alternative to NSAIDs

Cannabis Cheri

Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Pin This! Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are used daily by over 17 million Americans to treat headaches, arthritis, sports injuries, menstrual cramps and a litany of other debilitating ailments.

Cannabis for Sciatica: Can It Actually Help?

Greencamp

Rosenfeld; The Endocannabinoid System, Cannabinoids, and Pain; October 2013 Libat Weizman, Lior Dayan, Silviu Brill, Hadas Nahman-Averbuch, Talma Hendler, Giris Jacob, Haggai Sharon; Cannabis analgesia in chronic neuropathic pain is associated with altered brain connectivity; October 2018.

Marijuana and Autism: Benefits, Studies and Best Strains

Greencamp

In a 2013 study, it was noted that the endocannabinoid system , and particularly its CB2 receptor, has potential therapeutic properties for managing autism. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects 1 in 68 Canadian children and youth.

Where is Marijuana Legal Outside Of The U.S?

The Herb Collective

Uruguay Uruguay legalized marijuana in 2013. The Czech Republic legalized medical marijuana in 2013. It is important to know where marijuana is legal when traveling abroad.