Marijuana article strikes a nerve

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You might not know that after reading a recent New Yorker article that draws connection between marijuana use, schizophrenia and violent crimes in Washington. The same thing cannot be said about cannabis, except for this article.”.

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CA: Article “Supes draft cannabis tax rates”

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Cannabis’ role in filling public coffers became clearer at Tuesday’s El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting with the board voting to approve cannabis tax rates for the unincorporated areas of the county. Measure N covered commercial cannabis permitting, taxing and enforcement.

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Fresh Toast Article Highlights Top 5 Cannabis Industry Scandals

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All are terrible and the size of those schemes may make the cannabis industry scandals look like small potatoes. Still, these top five events come complete with drama and intrigue that make the cannabis industry so interesting, if not entertaining, to be a part of. Cannabis Law News

Article: Willie Nelson Takes On Corporate Cannabis

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Alison Holcomb, who wrote the initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in Washington State, told me that a cannabis industry dominated by large corporations would threaten the core values of the legalization movement. “It

Article – Leafdesk: Arizona cannabis legalisation up in smoke

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Arizona’s hopes of legalising cannabis for recreational use have been dealt a severe blow with the appointment of one the USA’s most fervent anti-weed crusaders to the state’s Supreme Court. Here’s the introduction, ummm! is al we can say.

Article: The Great Seattle Pot Heist

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On the night of the break-in in January 2018, Plantworks had a full crop—26 pounds of high-quality dried, cured flower, worth about $52,000—ready to deliver to local cannabis shops. Read the full article: [link].

Leafly Article Highlights Issues In Montana’s Legislative Makeup For Both Medical & Recreational Cannabis

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Patients now will be able to purchase up to five ounces of cannabis per month, but the tax will bump from 2% to 4%. Full article at [link]. Cannabis Law NewsHere’s their introduction.

Forbes Article: America’s Cannabis Industry: Balancing Strong Regulation with Businesses’ Desire for Accountability

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Less than ten years ago, the legal cannabis industry barely existed; only a handful of states had legalized medicinal cannabis programs and none had legalized adult use. Read the full article [link]. Cannabis Law NewsHere’s the introduction to the Forbes piece.

New Frontier Data Article: The Spanish Cannabis Social Club Model, Explained

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The full article can be read at. The Spanish Cannabis Social Club Model, Explained. Here’s the infographic they provide. Pot Luck

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Article: Brand Building in the Hemp CBD Market

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Brand building in the hemp CBD industry follows the same strategic process as brand building in the cannabis industry or any other industry. The details in that article are applicable to hemp CBD brands as well as cannabis brands.

Article: Tech pioneers wanted: How Silicon Valley could solve cannabis problems

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They couldn’t be more on the mark with this article. Will Silicon alley be as slow to cannabis as they were to the professional services market. This article suggest they shouldn’t dilly dally. Read full article at [link]. Cannabis Tax Intel

Guest Article: The Legal Status of CBD Oil in Spain

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Cannabidiol or CBD is a chemical compound that is extracted from species of cannabis plants marijuana or hemp. While THC is the psychoactive agent that is present in a cannabis plant, CBD has a lot of medicinal properties. The use of cannabis for commercial purposes is illegal in Spain.

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Article: UK – A Social Equity Model for UK Cannabis Law Reform?

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1 in 3 of all stop and searches are thought to be for cannabis, with 70 per cent of all drug searches being for possession offences rather than supply offences. When it comes to cannabis possession, black people are 12 times more likely to be sentenced compared to the white population.

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Article: The $USD4 Billion Ticking Timebomb

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Similar acquisitions played out across the cannabis industry, and the claimed value of those purchases now sits on cannabis companies’ books like a ticking time bomb.

Article: Oregon cannabis tax revenue gets higher and higher

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Cannabis Tax IntelRead the story at. link].

Accounting Today Publish Article, “Special tax issues for cannabis businesses”

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They write……… It’s tax time for everyone, but for entrepreneurs in the rapidly growing cannabis business, it’s a particular challenge. Full article at … [link]. Cannabis Tax Intel

MJ Biz Article Gets Feedback From Lawyers On FBI Raids

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The article gets a range of opinions from lawyers around the country including.Steve Schain, a senior attorney at Hoban Law Group in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. FBI scrutiny of corruption in US cannabis industry welcomed by some, scorned by others.

Law.com – Article: In-House Cannabis Lawyers Should Help Shape Company Advertising Policies

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Cannabis advertising alone is a regulatory concern, and in-house counsel should play a role in their company’s advertising policies to avoid hefty fines and other consequences, according to in-house and law firm lawyers who practice in the growing cannabis industry. “It’s

Article: Thai Govt To Monetize Medical Cannabis

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Selling dried cannabis to pharmaceutical companies as well as Cannabidiol (CBD) and Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) extracts as soon as it is licensed, is the intention of Thailand’s tobacco authority among new measures to turn a profit on its dwindling cigarette business.

Article: One lawyer’s passion for ERISA led her to help cannabis companies with retirement benefits

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But Esposito’s job as an ERISA tax lawyer led her in a new direction when in 2017 she was approached by several cannabis companies who were looking for guidance when implementing their own retirement benefits. cannabis market was valued at $11.3 Cannabis Tax Intel

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Article: Cannabis & CBD Pharma NewsNews Does medicinal cannabis actually help Australian patients?

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There have been more than 7,500 approvals for medicinal cannabis in Australia since legalisation in 2016 – so why don’t we know if it is helping patients? Since legalisation, a few thousand Australians have been prescribed a medicinal cannabis product. Read full article: [link].

New Mexico – Article: Cannabis legalization task force aims for compromise

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NM’s “non political report” website gives some background to the politics behind the slow move to recreational and improvement of medical cannabis access in the state. Pushes for cannabis legalization in the Legislature are nothing new.

Can Cannabis Help the Millennial Burnout Condition?

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The post Can Cannabis Help the Millennial Burnout Condition? Canada Strains & Products Presented Article SundialOverworking to the point where you physically and mentally tap out, otherwise known as burnout, is becoming all too prevalent in our society.

5 Articles About Marijuana Law in Nevada

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The Connor & Connor team has written several articles discussing the various legal aspects of the marijuana industry. While the articles below certainly do not encompass every law and regulation, they can serve as a starting point for anyone interested in learning more. This article examines the legal and ethical concerns of marijuana advertising on social media sites such as Facebook. This article was also featured on the State Bar of Nevada’s Facebook page.

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MRR (Marijuana Retail Report) Publish Branding Guide Article For The Cannabis Industry

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Brian outlines strategies for branding in the world of regulated cannabis , hemp and CBD. He introduces his article by outlining things to think about. Introduction to Branding in Cannabis, CBD and Hemp. INTRODUCTION TO BRANDING FOR CANNABIS, CBD AND HEMP INDUSTRIES.

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BJM (British Medical Jnl) Article Asks: Should the supply of cannabis be legalised now?

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Should the supply of cannabis be legalised now? Article. Article metrics. Re: Should the supply of cannabis be legalised now? In Canada 30,000 medical doctors were officially informed that medicinal cannabis use does more harm than good. [3]. Medical Cannabis News

Article: Recap: Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Cannabis Banking

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There has been a dramatic shift in Americans’ view of cannabis throughout the last decade. Americans’ access to cannabis has also grown as states pass various laws allowing medical and adult use of the plant. territories allow for some form of legal cannabis.

How Curaleaf Connects New Yorkers with Medical Cannabis

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We visited the Curaleaf dispensary in Queens to find out how their team is helping New Yorkers understand the state’s evolving medical cannabis program. The post How Curaleaf Connects New Yorkers with Medical Cannabis appeared first on Leafly.

Article: The day a president proposed legalising cannabis

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America’s relationship with cannabis has always been an uneasy one. Turn the clock back by 42 years, and you would have seen the USA this week struggling in the turmoil of a debate that gripped the nation.

Article: Clarifying Law Around Insurance of Marijuana Act Would Reduce Gaps, Expert Says

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There’s very little information about insurance, legal issues and the regulated cannabis and hemp markets so we’re pleased to see this piece in the Insurance journal. ” The article reveals. Cannabis Law News

Greenspoon Marder Article: Another Step Forward For Cannabis Banking

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On Tuesday July 23, the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs will discuss the growing need to provide banking services to cannabis businesses. Authored By: Nabil Rodriguez, Esq. & Victor Fox*.

Article: Wendel Rosen: Key Due Diligence Issues for Cannabis Investors

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More than a year after legalization of recreational cannabis in California, the maturing California cannabis industry has seen an exponential increase in capital raising and M&A activity. Is the company in compliance with its own articles of incorporation and bylaws?

Article: Taxing Based on THC: What It Means for Concentrates

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Cannabis Now Reports. Stick around the cannabis industry long enough and you’ll hear someone say “states are the laboratories of democracy.” On June 25, Illinois became the first state to legalize an adult-use cannabis marketplace through the legislature.

Law 360 Article: Cannabis Business Asks Tax Court To Restore $US600K In Business Deductions

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You will need a paid sub to see full article. Cannabis Tax IntelPot Shop Asks Tax Court To Restore $600K In Biz Deductions. By David Hansen · July 18, 2019, 4:04 PM EDT. A Colorado marijuana dispensary has asked the U.S.

Whilst ABA President Thinks SAFE Act Will Go Through, Politico Article Says Dream On!

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Federal cannabis regulation of any sort is still a pipe dream says Politico article. Here’s a taster of the article and we highly recommend reading in full. Gardner has become a leading advocate for cannabis legislation, reflecting the booming industry in his home state.

Article: National Review -“Congress Needs to Settle the Looming Cannabis-Regulation Fight”

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Congress Needs to Settle the Looming Cannabis-Regulation Fight. Congress should ensure that the same is true of cannabis in states where the drug is legal. Cannabis Law NewsThe National Review reports. July 10, 2019 1:00 PM. Supreme Court is seen in Washington, D.C.,

Massachusetts: Fall River Scandal Suggests More Checks & Balances Needed Says Article

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…/… Kevin Conroy, a Boston attorney who works with cannabis companies in the licensing process, says most municipalities require the local legislative body — town selectmen or city council — to sign off on host community agreements for both adult-use and medical marijuana companies. “I

Motley Fool Article: 5 Countries With the Highest Cannabis Spending by 2024

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billion in cannabis spending by 2024. is that cannabis stocks can still thrive even if the federal government doesn’t change its classification of marijuana from Schedule I. is poised to be one of the fastest growing countries in the world based on cannabis spending.

Article: In the Weeds: Marijuana Legalization & Employment Laws

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1] As of the date of this article, thirty-three states and Washington D.C. 4] Under the CSA’s classification system, cannabis remains a Schedule I drug which is illegal to possess , use, cultivate, or sell. [5]. 2017); Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act , HB 1438 (Ill.

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Forbes Article: Wikileaf Asks: How Much Of Alcohol And Cannabis Taxes Fund Social Programs?

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Wikileaf claims, “Cannabis and alcohol are taxed in similar ways across all five states…” The paper shows that each of the five states have legislated a cannabis-specific excise tax which is earmarked at least in part for crucial social services. Cannabis Tax Intel