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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Study: Youth Marijuana Use Not Up Since Uruguay Legalized Marijuana in 2013

The Joint Blog

“In 2013, Uruguay became the first country in the world to legalize recreational cannabis, instituting a non-commercial state regulatory model of production and supply”, states the study’s absract.

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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.

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.

Is Tribal Cannabis on a Comeback Tour?

Canna Law Blog

For people in the know, the cannabis industry is an unpredictable roller coaster for a number of reasons having to do with federal illegality, evolving state regulations, and market volatility. Even before then though, the reality of tribal cannabis hadn’t really materialized.

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NORML Activist Spotlight: Tamara Netzel

NORML

Tamara Netzel was a middle school English teacher, an Army officer’s wife, and possibly the most cannabis naive individual you could have met. By the time she learned she was breaking the law, cannabis medicine was saving her life.

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.

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. Cannabis Law News

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.

Canadian cannabis stocks hide compensation consultant fees

Cannabis Law Report

Canadian cannabis company CEOs have been making big pay packages over the last few years coinciding with net losses. According to a recent review undertaken by Cannabis Law Report a compensation consultant gig in Canada can run up to a staggering $150,000 CAD on the high end.

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.

Italy: 1 Jan 2020 Specialized Shops Will Be Able To Sell Cannabis Products With 0.5% Or Less THC

Cannabis Law Report

Tobacconists and specialized shops will be allowed to stock cannabis products, which must not contain more than 0.5 Populist leader Salvini had vowed to close all shops selling so-called cannabis light.

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.

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.

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.

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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Cresco Labs’ founder resigns as president

Cannabis Law Report

As the founder who brought the initial idea of entering into the regulated cannabis industry to the original Cresco team in 2013, this day is bittersweet,” Caltabiano noted in a statement. Cannabis Industry Daily News. MJ Biz has just reported.

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.

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?

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.

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.

Will Cannabis Businesses Get Federal Coronavirus Money? Probably Not.

Canna Law Blog

While all of this sounds great (although the roll out of the program has not been the smoothest), cannabis businesses and even ancillary cannabis businesses won’t see a dime of this federal financial relief. The post Will Cannabis Businesses Get Federal Coronavirus Money?

Even 0.3% -0.5% THC is too much for the Italian Senate. New light cannabis legislation is blocked and is “inadmissible”

Cannabis Law Report

Italy’s Senate has blocked the legalisation of ‘cannabis light. The head of Italy’s Senate has blocked the legalisation of a weaker form of cannabis, in a last-minute reversal of a bill approved by parliament last week. Cannabis Law News

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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.).

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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Cannabis pioneer Jersey Hemp on a high with £2m funding boost

Cannabis Law Report

The first company in the British Isles to win a licence to harvest hemp flowers for cannabis oil has raised £2m, as investors rush to plough money into “green” start-ups. Jersey Hemp, based on the Channel island, was founded by former firefighter David Ryan and two colleagues in 2013.

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.

Kiva Lawsuit Highlights the Cannabis Industry’s Ongoing Trademark Troubles

Canna Law Blog

Over the last couple of years, there has been quite a wide range of cannabis-related trademark disputes to write about on this blog, although most of those disputes have ultimately settled. Cannabis Trademark Litigation: Woodstock Case Shows Limits of Federal Trademark Protection.

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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.

Questionable DOJ conduct comes to light in cannabis company criminal case Fusion Pharm

Cannabis Law Report

Harmon thought he had scored a big criminal case against two cannabis businessmen for the Department of Justice in the early days of pot stocks trading on U.S. Teri Buhl - Regulated Cannabis & Hemp Industry Investigative JournalismAuthored By: Teri Buhl.

Morocco Govt To Examine Draft Regulated Cannabis Laws Submitted By The Party of Authenticity and Modernity

Cannabis Law Report

Istiqlal’s draft law on cannabis. However, PAM was not the first political party to submit a draft law on cannabis production in Morocco. This event had been placed under the theme: «The positive role of cannabis in the creation of an alternative economy». Cannabis Law News

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The EU Spent $US12.7 Billion in 2017 On Illegal Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

billion) in 2017 on illegal cannabis purchases, confirming marijuana as the largest drugs market in the 28-country European Union. The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) has published figures saying that Europeans spent at least 11.6 billion euros ($12.7

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.

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.

Top 6 Growing Pains in California’s Cannabis Marketplace

Canna Law Blog

Every state that’s legalized cannabis for adults 21-and-up has faced that moment or even series of moments that threatened to really derail or seriously stymie market development. Right now, according to the AP, “California has 7,392 licensed cannabis businesses.

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.

Cannabis and Sex: Is THC an Aphrodisiac?

Cannabis Cheri

Cannabis is known to produce the same effects as anandamide from pain relief to pleasure, but unlike chocolate, cannabis does not cause the body to produce anadammide. Cannabis has its own anandamide-like cannabinoid – the legendary psychoactive cannabinoid THC.