Exponential Rise In Cannabis Investment Since 2013

Cannabis Law Report

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

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Pain Management: Why Cannabis Provides a Safer Alternative to NSAIDs

Cannabis Cheri

Cannabis vs NSAIDS: A Safer Alternative for Pain Managment. Cannabis is a powerful anti-inflammatory with none of the debilitating and dangerous side effects of NSAIDs. For cannabis to be effective as an alternative to NSAIDs, it needs to be as easily available as NSAIDs.

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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! It’s easy to make from just three ingredients that were used in Biblical times: olive oil, frankincense, and cannabis. Cannabis. For many ancient cultures, cannabis was revered as a sacred plant.

African Cannabis Landscape: Guest Blog

CannaTech

In today’s blog, CannTech guest writer Jessica Steinberg explores the African cannabis landscape. “Africa cannabis”: Beyond Google. A simple Google search of ‘Africa cannabis’ opens photos of two kinds: 1. ” African biodiversity and cannabis cultivation.

Illinois Legalizes Recreational Cannabis!

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

Illinois has allowed medical marijuana in the state since 2013. The new bill allows employers to maintain “drug-free” workplaces and landlords to prohibit possession on their properties, and it allows individual communities to prohibit or allow cannabis dispensaries. The post Illinois Legalizes Recreational Cannabis! appeared first on Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law. By: Justin McNaughton , Senior Counsel.

Can Cannabis Aid in the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms?

Puff Puff Post

Researchers across North America have been conducting studies on the effectiveness of Multiple Sclerosis treatment through cannabis. million in 2013 on a global scale. Cannabis is one of the top considerations for people with living with MS.

Texas Cannabis Report Ceases Publishing

Cannabis Law Report

Texas Cannabis Report Ceases Publication. 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.

Rep. Lee: I Just Introduced The Marijuana Justice Act

NORML

First off, I want to thank you for being an active member of the cannabis reform movement and I am proud to tell you that we have never been closer to ending the counterproductive and cruel policy of marijuana criminalization than we are right now.

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. Cannabis reform has stalled recently because of opposition from Kentucky’s Senate leadership. Sadly, it seems Stivers already has an answer for would-be medical cannabis patients.

The Latin American Cannabis Landscape

CannaTech

In regards to the cannabis plant, Uruguay planted the seeds in Latin America. In December 2013, Uruguay became the first country to legalize cannabis nationwide for medical and non-medical purposes. Mexico has announced plans to legalize non-medical cannabis in 2019.

Pain Management: Why Cannabis Provides a Safer Alternative to NSAIDs

Cannabis Cheri

Cannabis vs NSAIDS: A Safer Alternative for Pain Managment. Cannabis is a powerful anti-inflammatory with none of the debilitating and dangerous side effects of NSAIDs. For cannabis to be effective as an alternative to NSAIDs, it needs to be as easily available as NSAIDs.

Drastic Increase in Scientific Research on Medicinal Cannabis

Sensi Seeds

Cannabis Remains Prohibited Despite Legislative and Scientific Progress. Although cannabis remains a banned substance in many countries, over the past few decades the trend towards regulating its use for medical and therapeutic purposes has been consolidating globally.

Uruguay makes first commercial marijuana export shipment

Cannabis Law Report

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.

Cannabis for Sciatica: Can It Actually Help?

Greencamp

While doing research on cannabis for sciatica, I noticed that a lot of online vendors who sell CBD products hail this isolated cannabinoid as the best possible cannabis solution for the condition. Is cannabis good for sciatica? Can cannabis cure sciatica?

FBI Sting Catches Cannabis Stock Manipulators: PotNetwork Holdings Exposed

Cannabis Law Report

Three South Florida men have been arrested as part of a ring of cannabis stock manipulators by the Northern Ohio Department of Justice. The cannabis stocks involved in the scheme include: PotNetwork Holdings ($POTN) , Vaper Group ($VPOR) , and White Label Liquid ($WLAB). By Teri Buhl.

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! It’s easy to make from just three ingredients that were used in Biblical times: olive oil, frankincense, and cannabis. Cannabis. . For many ancient cultures, cannabis was revered as a sacred plant.

Vaping Epidemic and Cannabis: What Cannabis Businesses Can Expect

Canna Law Blog

” This major public health issue is throwing into the spotlight the disappointing failure of the federal government to get on the right side of history when it comes to cannabis legalization. no alcohol and cannabis, no nicotine and cannabis, no gummies, etc.).

Martha Stewart Enters Cannabis Industry With CBD Product Line

MassRoots

Canopy Growth, the largest cannabis producer in Canada, is expected to benefit greatly from the lifestyle and merchandising expertise of an advisor like Stewart who has been a well-known and trusted name in households throughout the United States since the 1990s.

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Arizona Supreme Court Reverses Lower Court Rulings that Would Have Outlawed Cannabis Extracts

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

On May 28, 2019, the Arizona Supreme Court came out with a major decision with respect to the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (“AMMA”), ruling that the AMMA immunizes the use of cannabis resin, and by extension hashish. In 2013, a trial court in Yavapai County convicted Rodney Jones of possessing 1.43 The Arizona Court of Appeals affirmed the conviction, holding that the resin extracted from the cannabis plant did not fall under the definition of “marijuana” under the AMMA.

Greenberg Traurig LLP Cannabis ETF deal illustrates Wall St. firms are moving past fears of working with cannabis companies

Cannabis Law Report

A top-tier law firm, Greenberg Traurig LLP, has lent its name to secure an effective registration of a pure-play cannabis ETF on a major U.S. firms are moving past fears of working with cannabis companies in a country where federal law still considers the plant illegal. By: Teri Buhl.

Seizures at School: Arizona Federal Court Says IDEA Protections Do Not Extend to Medical Cannabis Use

Canna Law Blog

We’ve written a lot about cannabis and the Controlled Substances Act. A recent federal court decision addresses the relationship between the Controlled Substances Act, the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (“IDEA”), and state laws permitting the medical use of cannabis.

Meet the man budding to smash diabetes with cannabis therapy

Cannabis Law Report

A skeptic all his life, it was not until Martin Tindall walked around a Colorado dispensary and saw firsthand how cannabis could lengthen and save lives did he become a believer.

U.S. Indicts Cannabis Manufacturer for Illegal Hazardous Waste Dumping, But Not For Cannabis Activity

Canna Law Blog

Attorney for the Southern District of California indicted a San Diego cannabis manufacturer for dumping hazardous waste in violation of federal law. So what does this case mean for cannabis operators when it comes to future federal enforcement activity? Last month, the U.S.

World Leaders in Medical Cannabis

Medical Cannabis Seedbank

Medical Cannabis research has boomed in the last decade with Israel being the pioneer. They have noted the Cannabis plant as a great option for a number of conditions. In terms of therapeutic research of Cannabis, these countries make the top of the list: 1) Israel- the pioneer.

Cannabis Flavonoids

The Marijuana Facts

Cannabis is a complex plant with over 400 active compounds which mainly include cannabinoids, terpenes and flavonoids. It is estimated that flavonoids account for 10% of these known compounds with around 20 varieties known to exist in cannabis. Flavonoids are not unique to the cannabis plant. While flavonoids are present throughout nature, a few have been found unique to the cannabis plant. Cannabis contains flavonoids just like many other plants.

International Cannabis: Breaking the Law, Staying Honest

Canna Law Blog

The premise of this article is that “a global revolution in attitudes towards cannabis is under way” and it explains how countries in many parts of the world have begun to undertake cannabis reforms in varying degrees. Canada, Uruguay) to emerging medical cannabis programs (e.g.

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New Mexico Health Department Secretary Kathy Kunkel Wants Cannabis Revenue Targeted at Mental Health & Substance Abuse Programs

Cannabis Law Report

SANTA FE – Tax dollars generated by legalizing recreational cannabis use in New Mexico could be used to pay for law enforcement training, mental health programs, drug addiction treatment and more, under recommendations being crafted by a state task force. Cannabis Tax Intel

Terpene Spotlight: Phellandrene

FloridaMarijuana.net

For centuries, humans have relied on the cannabis plant for its therapeutic properties. More than ever, cannabis can aid in the treatment of chronic disease and as a supplement to a patient’s healthcare regime. As the cannabis plant, and medical marijuana, become more mainstream, science is proving what humans have known for centuries: cannabis is a means by which patients can seek and receive holistic wellness.

Top Five Drags on the Cannabis Industry

Canna Law Blog

There’s no question that cannabis remains a rocky, emerging industry even though entire countries and more than 30 U.S. At least half of the reason cannabis is so unpredictable as an industry is due to our federal government sticking its head in the sand over cannabis legalization.

First Day of Dealings for UK Cannabis Investment Company

Cannabis Law Report

12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NEWMEDIAWIRE — World High Life Plc ( LIFE.TO ), a CBD and medicinal cannabis investment vehicle, is pleased to announce that trading in its Ordinary Shares will commence at 8.00 LONDON, Sept.

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

Cannabis Law Report

PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. Cannabis lawyers are heading to Brussels next week to challenge a recent decision by the European Union to reclassify food products containing cannabidiol (CBD) and prohibit their sale.

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The Netherlands’ Cannabis Experiment

Cannabis Law Report

Back in the nineties Amsterdam was considered the Mecca of Cannabis. As the sacred plant was prohibited almost everywhere, Cannabis fans from all over the world were visiting the picturesque city in Holland to enjoy their favorite joints. Cannabis became the synonymous of Amsterdam.

South Australia: State’s Ex Uber Head Honcho Moves Into Cannabis Starts Lobbying Politicians

Cannabis Law Report

The former head of Uber in South Australia says the state could become as famous for cannabis crops as it is for its wine regions – and he’s lobbying federal politicians to legalise recreational use of the drug across the country. Adelaide’s InDaily reports.

Medical Marijuana Can Help with the Effects of Traumatic brain injury

FloridaMarijuana.net

Cannabis has an ancient history of human use and is currently one of the most commonly used medications throughout the world. Cannabis offers significant therapeutic benefits for a wide range of medical conditions. There are numerous studies over the past two decades that outline the complexity of the cannabis plant and its interaction and direction of the endocannabinoid system. CBD is also an excellent option when integrating cannabis medicine into a healthcare routine.

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

NORML

In an era when 47 states have laws on the books that defy the Schedule 1 status of cannabis, it makes no sense from a political, fiscal, or cultural perspective to try to put this genie back in the bottle.”.

Australian Cannabis Legislation Aims To Bolster The Black Market

Cannabis Law Report

About the 40th article we’ve read this year explaining how difficult it is to obtain regulated medical cannabis in Australia. We can only assume that the Australian government wants to bolsters a cannabis black market that is already in rude health.

Quartz Article: France’s cannabis legalization debate misses one crucial point

Cannabis Law Report

Exploiting a legal loophole originally created for hemp farmers, these pop-up businesses sold queuing customers oils, drinks, and salves infused with cannabidiol, a cannabis compound that is a faddish if unproven “cure” for insomnia, anxiety, and more.

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