Sun.May 19, 2019

Massachusetts: State Regulators Grant Initial Approval To Social Use Spaces


Members of the state’s Cannabis Control Commission have decided to advance plans to regulate social marijuana use facilities. Regulators voted 3 to 2 in favor of the proposal, which seeks to establish a pilot program in up to a dozen self-selected cities throughout the state.

Clark County Sheriff’s Office says no to cannabis revenue

Cannabis Chronicles

If the Clark County Council moves forward and lifts its ban on recreational cannabis businesses in unincorporated areas, it’s expected to generate hundreds of thousands of dollars in additional revenue from taxes on the drug. But the Clark County Sheriff’s Office wants none of it.

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Smoke Safe Campaign: “Muskoka Grown” and “Canadian Safe Boating Council”

Cannabis Life Network

BRACEBRIDGE, ON /CNW/ – The arrival of summer is a reason to celebrate in Ontario as Canadians head out of the cities to enjoy boating on the province’s abundant rivers and lakes.

This is the man who’ll apply the coup de grace to medical cannabis in Alabama

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s their report which doesn’t engender much confidence in any forward movement this year. Bad news for medical marijuana in Alabama. An update today from the Facebook page of Carly’s Law shows that the CARE Act is being held up in Committee , possibly an attempt by State Rep.

Evidence-Based Research Suggests Allowing Cannabis Storefront Retail Benefits Neighboring Property Values, Public Health and Safety

Canna Law Blog

In 2016, California voters approved Prop 64, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, by nearly 2 million votes.

Canna Cabana Granted Membership into Canadian Franchise Association

Cannabis Life Network

CALGARY, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ – High Tide Inc.

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Kim Kardashian Baby: Wildflower Products at Kim Kardashian’s CBD Themed Baby Shower

Cannabis Life Network

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wildflower Brands Inc. CSE: SUN, OTC: WLDFF) (the “Company”) was honored to have a variety of its CBD+ wellness products featured at Kim Kardashian’s luxurious CBD Baby Shower.

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Humbolt Updates Cannabis Rules & Ordinances

Cannabis Law Report

Redheaded Blackbelt blog reports ( also please see the comments section at [link] for further clarification. Because the Humboldt County Commercial Cannabis ordinance Section 314-43.2.6

Joe Biden Supports Decriminalizing Cannabis, but Stops Short of Legalization


With the marijuana legalization debate heating up throughout the U.S., it should hardly be surprising that this issue will make its way into the 2020 presidential ballot. And with a majority of Americans supporting legalization, it begs the question as to whether this issue is heavy enough to make people cross party lines. Naturally, Democrats are spearheading cannabis reform much more forcefully than Republicans, but the overall shift in attitude is clearly bipartisan.

Article: Legality Of Marijuana In Nigeria: A Legal Opinion By Kayode Ajulo PhD

Cannabis Law Report

Source: Sahara Reporters. Author: Kayode Ajulo PhD. While marijuana can be grown in all parts of the country, according to the NDLEA, the states that are notorious for cultivating the plant are Ondo, Ogun, Osun, Oyo, Ekiti, Edo and Delta.

Medical Cannabis is Legalized in the U.K., but Suffers from Access Issues


In November of 2018, the United Kingdom finally made medical marijuana available through their National Health Service (NHS) – one of the country’s publicly-funded healthcare systems. But according to the Independent , the fight for access is still not over. As is often the case with many government systems, those needing cannabis find themselves bogged down in a slow-moving bureaucratic minefield.

Irish Gardaí are cracking down on shops and cafes selling CBD products

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s what the Irish Times is reporting. Much of the confusion stems from the various laws and regulations concerning such products in Ireland. Under EU regulations plants containing CBD may be grown as long at their THC content (the psychoactive component) is less than 0.2 per cent.

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First-ever First Nation cannabis outdoor grow operation; First Nation cannabis inventor and entrepreneur featured in second edition of “Growth and Prosperity” Magazine

The Joint Blog

(Serpent River First Nation, May 16, 2019) The second edition of “Growth and Prosperity: Indigenous Cannabis and Hemp Magazine” is now online at [link].

Israel To Allow Medical Cannabis Prescriptions For Some Conditions

Cannabis Law Report

The Jerusalem Post writes. Patients with certain medical conditions will be permitted to receive medical cannabis by prescription rather than requiring Health Ministry permission, Deputy Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman announced on Thursday evening. “I

Wiisag Receives Confirmation of Readiness for Outdoor Cannabis Cultivation

The Joint Blog

(Toronto, May 8, 2019) Wiisag Corporation, an integrated indigenous cannabis company, headquartered at Neyaashiinigmiing, ON, First Nation, is pleased to announce it has received a letter from Health Canada stating that Wiisag is at the Confirmation of Readiness stage, effective immediately. “We

Now a ‘creditworthy tenant,’ weed companies seek new digs

Cannabis Chronicles

CHICAGO — Medical marijuana company Verano Holdings was out of room at its headquarters in Chicago’s River North. It was just that simple. Earlier this year, the company found a new home. At 9,500 square feet, the new office is almost four times larger than the previous space.