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Poll: 92 Percent of Americans Say Marijuana Should Be Legal Under Certain Circumstances

NORML

Ninety-two percent of those surveyed favored either partially or fully legalizing marijuana. Only eight percent of respondents opposed legalization. The post Poll: 92 Percent of Americans Say Marijuana Should Be Legal Under Certain Circumstances appeared first on NORML.

Cannabis & Crony Capitalism: From Matt Gaetz to Trulieve

Project CBD

The origins of Trulieve, a major cannabis company, trace back to a nexus of prominent Florida Republicans tied to disgraced Congressman Matt Gaetz

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What happens if you get caught with cannabis in a national park?

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Tis the season for hitting up your local national park—so we talked to a legal expert to answer all your questions about cannabis policies on federal land. The post What happens if you get caught with cannabis in a national park? appeared first on Leafly.

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An Update on ASA’s Biden-Harris Can Do It! Campaign

Americans for Safe Access

When then presidential candidate Joe Biden released his approach to federal cannabis policy in May of 2020, it marked the first time in history a major party presidential candidate included a cannabis-specific policy goal in their campaign.

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Where the Money Grows: Learning the Industry Trends in Medical Cannabis, Recreational Marijuana, Hemp, and Beyond

Speaker: Jonathan Bench, International Cannabis and Securities Business Attorney at Harris Bricken

The U.S. cannabis industry is still in its infancy, even though states began engaging with legalization in one form or another in the late 1990s. Today, many opportunities exist for individuals and businesses that want to engage in the industry. Join international cannabis and securities business attorney Jonathan Bench as he provides some pitfalls and best practices for companies & individuals looking to engage with the U.S. cannabis marketplace.

Breaking News! Brazil Moves Toward Cannabis Legalization

HarrisBricken

On Tuesday, June 8, the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies’ Special Commission very narrowly approved a bill authorizing cannabis cultivation for medicinal, veterinary, scientific, and industrial use.

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What Are Cannabis Concentrates or Extracts?

Leafwell

When you’re new to the world of cannabis, you have a whole world of jargon to get to grips with understanding. Not only are there lots of different varieties or “ strains” of cannabis, but also different types of products as well.

How cannabis can impact anesthesia and surgery

Leafly

Can cannabis interact with anesthesia drugs? Check out this information before your next surgery. The post How cannabis can impact anesthesia and surgery appeared first on Leafly. Health

Takeaways from Talk About Regulators and Cannabis Insurance

Cannabis Law Report

Insurance Journal reports… There’s a shortage of carriers offering insurance to cannabis businesses in numerous states, causing these businesses to pay more for policies or go underinsured.

Psychedelics Legislation Advances in California

HarrisBricken

Earlier this year, I wrote a post entitled “ California May Decriminalize Psychedelics ”. My post discussed a piece of legislation that was introduced ( SB-519 ), which would decriminalize a host of psychedelic drugs.

Virginia: Marijuana Arrests Fall Dramatically Following Enactment of 2020 Decriminalization Law

NORML

"Decriminalization is only a partial step. It reduces the total number of marijuana arrests, but continues to leave far too many people -- and young adults in particular -- subject to the whims of law enforcement.".

Uber Is Ready to Deliver Weed, Once Cannabis Is Fully Legal

Leafwell

Cannabis industry profits in America’s green rush states have been staggeringly high. Each year deeper into the spread of regulated marijuana marketing, legal marijuana sales have shattered cannabis revenue markers from the previous year.

Does cannabis interact with a COVID shot?

Leafly

Is it OK to use CBD or THC pre or post-vaccine for COVID? The post Does cannabis interact with a COVID shot? appeared first on Leafly. Health covid19 drug interactions vaccine

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Answer of the Day for Jun 10, 2021

TheAnswerPage

Is CBD addictive? According to the drug package insert of an FDA-approved CBD product, CBD is not addictive. GW Pharmaceuticals press release: “GW Pharmaceuticals plc and Its U.S. Subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, Inc.

We Thought We Would Be Celebrating the Legalization of Recreational Cannabis in Mexico. We Were Wrong.

HarrisBricken

Two months ago we posted to celebrate the passage by Mexico’s Lower Chamber of the Cannabis Law bill sent to it by the Mexican Senate last November.

Connecticut: Senate Lawmakers Advance Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Bill

NORML

“For decades, tens of thousands of Connecticut residents have faced arrest, prosecution, and the lifelong stigma associated with marijuana criminalization, simply for possessing a substance that is objectively safer than alcohol, tobacco, and many prescription medications.”.

Medical Marijuana and Mediation

Leafwell

As well as to treat their qualifying condition, just about every medical cannabis patient on earth is using medical marijuana for relaxation, whether they think about it or not. Medical cannabis products applied in a proper, moderate dosage are an excellent antidote to anxiety.

Did New York really ban delta-8 THC?

Leafly

Yes.and no. The state is banning the production of D-8 products. But possession and sale are still murky. The post Did New York really ban delta-8 THC? appeared first on Leafly. Politics delta-8 Hemp marijuana legalization New York new york city

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Vireo Changes Name To Goodness Growth, New Trading Ticker

Cannabis Law Report

Vireo Health International, Inc. (CSE: VREO; OTCQX: VREOF) announced at this week’s investor day event that it is changing its name to Goodness Growth Holdings, Inc.

Cannabis Litigation: Know Your Statutes of Limitation!

HarrisBricken

A recent decision in the case of Elevations Plus, LLC v. City Council of Riverbank , in the Eastern District of California, reminded me of something: when undergoing administrative proceedings, always know the relevant statute of limitations.

Study: Enactment of Adult-Use Marijuana Laws Doesn’t Encourage Drugged Driving Behavior

NORML

Researchers concluded, “[W]e found no predominant pattern suggesting that behaviors and attitudes were more tolerant in states with liberal marijuana policies.”. The post Study: Enactment of Adult-Use Marijuana Laws Doesn’t Encourage Drugged Driving Behavior appeared first on NORML.

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Men’s Health and Medical Cannabis

Leafwell

In the midst of a global pandemic, it only makes sense for the average person to try and be a little bit healthier. According to the CDC, the U.S. obesity rate in 2017-18 was around 42.4 percent. And that was before the gyms, outdoor social events, and pretty much everything else was put on hold for more than a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While transformed their spare bedrooms into. Source.

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Is delta-8 THC safe? Here’s what the experts say

Leafly

Buyer beware: Illicit delta-8 THC vape cartridges may be setting America up for another VAPI lung crisis. The post Is delta-8 THC safe? Here’s what the experts say appeared first on Leafly.

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The Daily Hit: June 10th, 2021

Cannabis Law Report

It’s time for your Daily Hit of cannabis financial news for June 10th, 2021. . On the Site. Executive Spotlight: Meg Sanders. Canna Provisions CEO Meg Sanders is a powerhouse and a connector of people and talents.

Is Marijuana Good For Orgasms? Here’s What The Science Says

Miss Marijuana

By: Olivia Walters. There’s a lot of rumor going around about marijuana (cannabis) and sex. Advice columns and sex therapists are starting to openly discuss the erotic benefits of using weed before getting down and dirty.

Louisiana: Lawmakers Send Marijuana Decriminalization Legislation to Governor’s Desk

NORML

While there would be no possibility of jail time under the bill, these offenses would still be classified as misdemeanors. The post Louisiana: Lawmakers Send Marijuana Decriminalization Legislation to Governor’s Desk appeared first on NORML.

Best Ways for Kids to Consume Cannabis

Leafwell

Over the past two decades, legal medical cannabis has gone from being a pipe dream among dedicated stoners home growing a few plants in their spare bedrooms to a money-making juggernaut for 36 states and 4 U.S. territories, with more states on the way.

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15 cannabis strains to take Pride in this year

Leafly

Sativas and hybrids for the parade. Cake after dark. The post 15 cannabis strains to take Pride in this year appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products California hybrid jack-herer Maine pride sativa wedding cake

National Law Review Article:Trademark Protection for CBD Supplements

Cannabis Law Report

This article is penned by Steptoe & Johnson. Thursday, June 10, 2021. There are over 2,000 pending federal trademark applications for supplements containing cannabidiol (“CBD”). None of these applications is likely to proceed to registration under current law.

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What to do if you are too high

Cannabis Life Network

Most cannabis users have experienced a situation where they thought: “I am way too high.” This feeling can occur when taking an edible with a high dosage, smoking too many blunts, or taking too many dabs. Or maybe you are just new to using cannabis and mistakenly indulged too much.

Vermont: Governor Signs Law Providing Financial Assistance to Marijuana Operators

NORML

"These changes will help to establish a fair and diverse marketplace that reflects Vermont's values and priorities.". The post Vermont: Governor Signs Law Providing Financial Assistance to Marijuana Operators appeared first on NORML.

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