New Book Published: “Smoke Signals”

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Project CBD write… A SOCIAL HISTORY OF MARIJUANA—MEDICAL, RECREATIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC. GET BOOK. Lee traces the dramatic social history of marijuana from its origins to its emergence in the 1960s as a defining force in a culture war that has never ceased.

California: Which Set of Books?

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PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. Let’s begin with an old joke…how many sets of books does a business need to keep? We will start with the IRS requirements for maintaining books and records for any business. These documents contain information you need to record in your books.

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Book Review: Wigmore on Cannabis: The Forensic Toxicology of Marijuana for Lawyers and Other Medicolegal Professionals

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Canadian Blog SLAW writes…… Given the growing number of jurisdictions legalizing the sale and use of cannabis (including Canada in 2018) and the complexity of this drug, it became clear to the author that information, in the form of a book, was required. Cannabis Law News

History of the medicinal use of cannabis


Cannabis or marijuana has been accompanying mankind for more than 10,000 years, which has found the myriad of uses of this plant, either at recreational, medicinal or industrial level. First medicinal uses of cannabis. Therapeutical cannabis in our era.

A Brief History of Home Cannabis Extraction in the Modern Era

The Joint Blog

Science suggests that humans have been using psychoactive strains of cannabis for at least 2,500 years – if not longer – and for nearly as long, humans have experimented with ways to extract its compounds into a wide range of formulations.

Cannabis Tinctures Are Now Back with Legalization

Puff Puff Post

Cannabis tinctures are potions of cannabis in an alcohol base. The same alcohol we drink cannabis enthusiasts use to extract THC. There was a long history of using cannabis tinctures, especially for medical purposes. How to Make Cannabis Tinctures at Home .

Could Industrial Hemp Lessen the Burden of I.R.C. Section 280E for Colorado’s Cannabis Retailers?

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

By Rachel K Gillette , Partner and Chair of the Cannabis Practice Group, Greenspoon Marder. Beginning January 1, 2020, Colorado’s adult-use cannabis retailers may sell Industrial Hemp products. Under a prior law, Colorado’s retail cannabis businesses were prohibited from selling “non-marijuana consumable products,” which included hemp products. How are non-cannabis products (e.g. hemp products and other non-cannabis products) tracked in the point of sale system?

Terpene Spotlight: Geraniol

The Cannabis plant has been around for centuries. Throughout history people have used the plant primarily for medicinal purposes. describes the history of this complex and beneficial plant which has deep roots as an herbal medicine, “likely starting in Asia around 500 BC. The history of cannabis cultivation in America dates back to the early colonists, who grew hemp for textiles and rope. Geraniol is a terpene found in cannabis.

6 Historical Facts About Medical Marijuana

Leaf Science

As legalization continues to be passed worldwide we hope (and will continue to educate) to see cannabis federally legal in the US and in most countries by 2022. But, as the following facts show, history tells a much clearer story. The name ‘indica’ refers to Indian cannabis.

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First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens On Hawai‘i Island


The two-and-one-half year wait is finally over for medical cannabis patients living on the Big Island of Hawaii, more accurately known as Hawai‘i Island. For the 6,659 registered medical marijuana cardholders, this is a day for the history books. HISTORY MADE!!!

Looking into Visiting a Cannabis Dispensary?

Otherside Farms

And when it comes to Cannabis things are no different believe it or not, the experience may be more eye-opening than you’d expect. What is Cannabis? Cannabis, which comes from the Cannabis plant, is also known sometimes as marijuana. What is Cannabis Used for?

New York: Lawmakers Advance Measure Reducing Marijuana Possession Penalties, Expunging Past Convictions


State lawmakers late last week advanced legislation to the Governor’s desk amending marijuana possession penalties and establishing procedures for the automatic expungement of prior, low-level cannabis convictions. It also amends penalties for offenses involving the possession of more than one ounce but less than two ounces of cannabis from a criminal misdemeanor to a non-criminal violation punishable by a $200 fine – regardless of an offender’s prior criminal history.

Cannabis Minor Possession Trial In New Orleans Ends In Mistrial As Pool Of Jurors Refuse To Hear The Case

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I hope you’ll think about it the next time you’re called for jury duty.Jurors in New Orleans did a noble thing: They refused to try a man for possessing cannabis on Bourbon Street. Cannabis Law NewsLeafly report.

Is Cannabis Against Your Religion?


Is consuming cannabis a sin, haram, not kosher? In the Judaic tradition, scholars still debate the question of whether God meant Moses to use cannabis as part of an anointing oil when he spoke of a plant called kaneh-bosem , in Exodus 30:22-30. Tips for Growing Kosher Kush Cannabis.

Everything You Need to Know About Running a Cannabis Dispensary in Nevada

Connor & Connor PLLC

The cannabis industry is growing rapidly – literally! In Nevada, the Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) explicitly states that the Department of Taxation may not compel the “production of books or papers that contain individually identifiable health information.” [2]

Illinois: Proposal would let library districts tax marijuana

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabis paying for books and information, seems like a good idea to us. A bill filed in Springfield could allow local libraries to get a cut of the taxes on recreational cannabis sales, but it would come at the potential expense of county-level taxes. History.

The Evolution Of Farm To Table For Cannabis & Hemp: Interview with Niko Uman Borrero founder & CEO of Green Bee Farms

Cannabis Law Report

PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. THE EVOLUTION OF FARM TO TABLE FOR CANNABIS & HEMP. My goals,” he explains, “are to bring regenerative cannabis to the market, to bring true medicine to the people where organic is organic.

NORML’s 2020 Democratic Primary Marijuana Straw Poll


Summary: Senator Sanders has a long history of supporting reforming our nation’s drug policy. Summary: Earlier in her career, Senator Warren was cautious on issues surrounding cannabis descheduling and legalization. Harris wrote in her book The Truths We Hold.

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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Grading the Democratic Presidential Candidates on Marijuana: Beto O’Rourke

Canna Law Blog

As stated on O’Rourke’s website , if elected, he would end cannabis prohibition and expunge the arrest records of those incarcerated for possessing it. History: O’Rourke first started his advocacy for marijuana legalization while on the El Paso City Council. Unveils Rebrand At Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo

Canna Newswire

Newly Appointed Chief Brand Officer David Paleschuck Debuts “Branding Bud: The Commercialization of Cannabis” at Trade Show. Today, the cannabis industry is fragmented by states and their varying regulations, not to mention by consumers and their regional preferences.

Colombian Marijuana Legalization Bill Gaining Huge Traction


The biggest concession was when public consumption of cannabis was allowed by the courts, despite recreational cannabis being illegal. Then, Colombia made history when PharmaCielo Colombia S.A.S. – Some cannabis lines even have celebrity endorsements. e-news cannabis Colombia Marijuana Marijuana LegalizationA bill to legalize recreational marijuana is making its way through the political pipeline in Colombia.

Selling Your Cannabis Business? Here’s What You Need to Know.

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But that investment banking firm really should understand the idiosyncrasies of the cannabis-related business sectors. Here’s a list of some of these factors: Market strength at the time of sale: Is your sub-sector within the cannabis market strong? John D. Wagner.

Relief the Natural Way: CBD Oil for Stress and Anxiety

Otherside Farms

The History Behind Cannabis as Medicine. Over 700 years later, between 2000 and 1000 BC, cannabis was noted in many Hindu and other religious texts in the area as a “source of happiness” and smoked in daily religious ceremonies and rituals.

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Alterman Opinion Suggests Cannabis Businesses Apply Double Diligence In Records Keeping

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We welcome Jordan to Cannabis Law Report. as well as writing detailed pieces about tax and accountancy issues relating to law in the cannabis sector Jordan has a incisive knowledge about how the cannabis sector operates and writes wickedly funny articles on his blog.

Tales Of Brave Ulysses

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Ulysses upstate New York has a hemp history. report… Our local media has been full of discussions recently about Cannabis sativa, commonly known as the marijuana plant. We’re only relating this hemp story because it allows us to use a retro pop-culture reference

Federal Legalization – Then What?

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CPA’s “ PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. – It is fascinating to step back and observe how the mindset of many in the cannabis industry seems to work. 280E is effectively repealed and cannabis businesses are no longer subject to the broad disallowance of expenses.

Meritas Law Firms Worldwide Article: Global Cannabis Industry: The Essential Primer

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As more countries legalize or decriminalize the cultivation, manufacture, sale, and use of cannabis, companies across a variety of industries are looking for opportunities to capitalize on this emerging market. Colorado has legalized both recreational and medical use of cannabis.

Is the Term ‘Marijuana’ Racist?

The Marijuana Facts

Few substances in the world have garnered as many nicknames as the Cannabis plant. A browse through any dictionary of street slang will likewise yield an abundance of terms for Cannabis waxing and waning in popularity through the twentieth century from’ gaje’ and ’muggles’ of the Jazz age to the language of contemporary street culture. Ma ren is attested as the standard term for Cannabis seed. ‘Ma Marijuana, a troubled history.

California: Review- Kanha CMS Works Wonders With METRC

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PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. We spend most of our time working in the commercial cannabis industry in California – complaints about the complexity of licensing, tax reporting and regulatory compliance are constant.

Back to the BRC: “The ability to tax cannabis is one of the main political reasons given to support recreational legalization. A successful tax system will need to raise money to pay for increased education, public health and enforcement costs associated with marijuana cultivation and use.”

Cannabis Law Report

CPA’s” PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. . Back to the BRC – while 2015 seems like ancient history, however, that was when then Lt. The ability to tax cannabis is one of the main political reasons given to support recreational legalization.

Back to the BRC

Cannabis Law Report

CPA’s” PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. Back to the BRC – while 2015 seems like ancient history, however, that was when then Lt. The ability to tax cannabis is one of the main political reasons given to support recreational legalization.

Formation and Set Up of Cannabis Industry Business

Cannabis Law Report

PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. . We have defined the roles and skills of the participants in the financial and tax space for the legal commercial cannabis industry. We don’t place much value in pre-constructed charts of accounts for cannabis businesses in California.

6 Simple Ways to Make Your Dispensary More Trans-Friendly


As a medical cannabis patient, I still face ignorance, assumptions, and gender-based discrimination. Additionally, nonbinary people aren’t represented much in the cannabis industry at all. You Can Buy Cannabis and See Nina Palomba’s Art Show at the Same Time.

Top Uses and Benefits of CBD Oil

Otherside Farms

We have the background history and the science mini-lesson for you. Cannabidiol is a chemical compound in the cannabis plant and is most often derived from hemp. While an easy-going, uncomplicated and fulfilling life is what we are all after — we can’t all be rosy, all the time.