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Louisiana: Multiple Marijuana Reform Bills Signed Into Law; Measures Take Effect August 1

NORML

“These are common sense reforms provide further and sorely needed protections and freedoms for patients and others. Lawmakers are to be commended for putting politics aside and taking these important steps forward.".

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What is THCA and what are the benefits of this cannabinoid?

Leafly

THCA, or tetrahydrocannabinolic acid, is a cannabinoid found in raw and live cannabis. Research suggests that THCA could possess immense therapeutic potential. The post What is THCA and what are the benefits of this cannabinoid? appeared first on Leafly.

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State Policy Weekly Update 6/24/2022

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This week's update highlights legislative developments in Arizona, California, Louisiana, North Carolina and Pennsylvania. The post State Policy Weekly Update 6/24/2022 appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM Arizona California Louisiana North Carolina Pennsylvania Statepolicy TakeAction

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NBAer Montrezl Harrell’s lawyers say he never trafficked weed in Kentucky

Leafly

The 28-year-old could face up to five years in state prison if convicted, but his lawyers claim he did nothing wrong. The post NBAer Montrezl Harrell’s lawyers say he never trafficked weed in Kentucky appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle Kentucky legalization NBA sports war on drugs

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.

How to lower your cannabis tolerance

The Cannigma

If you’re a regular cannabis user, you may have noticed that over time, it takes more weed to get the results that you want. This build-up is known as tolerance, and it’s common in chronic cannabis users. But is it a problem? Tolerance vs. dependence.

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Aurora Cannabis laying off 12% of its workforce

Cannabis Life Network

Aurora Cannabis announced it is laying off 12% of its workforce as the company reorganizes.

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Thailand’s Cannabis Turn-Around, Texas GOP’s Drug Policy Platform, and a New Study on Cannabis Road Safety

Veriheal

Thailand left its war on drugs in the past, the Texas GOP platform raised some questions, and a new study revealed how cannabis legalization affects road safety. Let’s dive into this week’s cannanews. Thailand’s Cannabis Turn-Around.

Leafly Set to Join Russell 3000® and Russell 2000® Index

Cannabis Law Report

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leafly Holdings, Inc.

New Study Finds That Legal States Have Lower Rates of Cannabis-Impaired Driving

Veriheal

One of the arguments against the legalization of cannabis is that it may result in more impaired drivers on the road, but emerging research is indicating otherwise.

Florida law suit challenges Gotham Green’s stake in two medical cannabis licenses

Cannabis Law Report

A cannabis investor sued Florida regulators for allegedly approving a request by private equity firm Gotham Green Partners to have ownership positions in two vertically integrated medical marijuana licenses in the state.

Answer of the Day for Jun 25, 2022

TheAnswerPage

Other than pain sensation, is the endocannabinoid system involved in other central nervous system functions?

Synthetic Urine Top Selling Product Reviews

Cannabis Law Report

Many workplaces consider using weed illegal, which is why they frequently conduct drug tests. These tests may be performed once every six months, and if you’ve taken any THC or cannabis recently, you can expect it to show up in your urine.

What A National Medical Marijuana Registry Could Mean For Those On The List

The Fresh Toast

What A National Medical Marijuana Registry Could Mean For Those On The List. The goal, it seems, is to unite the data that is available across the majority of states where medical marijuana is widely used.

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Compass Pathways Psilocybin Patent Upheld

Cannabis Law Report

Psychedelic Spotlight reports. Compass Pathways scores a major victory in their bid to patent Comp 360, a proprietary formulation of psilocybin.

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UK: Millionaire businessman, 44, pleads guilty to growing magic mushrooms at £1.3m Henry VIII castle in Kent

Cannabis Law Report

The Daily Mail reports. A millionaire businessman has admitted growing magic mushrooms at his castle home in Kent where King Henry VIII once jousted and hunted from.

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New Jersey Senate President Files Psilocybin Legalization Bill That Includes Home Grow Option

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana Moment reports.

The Guardian: MAPS MDMA trials under review in Canada over alleged abuse of study participants

Cannabis Law Report

We have covered this but it is interesting to see theat the Guardian have picked up the story… All clinical trials into the psychoactive drug MDMA are being reviewed by Canadian regulators after complaints about abuse of study participants by a trailblazing American psychedelic research organization.

Two new psychedelic-related initiatives may be on the 2022 Colorado ballot

Cannabis Law Report

Two ballot initiatives dealing with the decriminalization and regulation of psychedelics in Colorado might appear on this year’s November ballot. Initiative 61 and Initiative 58 are still in the signature gathering phase and petitioners have until Aug.

Article: Cannabis Legislation: Labor Rights and Equity

Cannabis Law Report

Considering the Curaleaf Juneteenth action this is probably worth reading… The legal cannabis industry is currently one of the fastest-growing employers in the U.S. Since 2017, the number of Americans working with cannabis has grown each year by at least 27%.

Former Adelanto councilman found guilty of taking $10,000 bribe in undercover FBI operation

Cannabis Law Report

The LA Times. A former councilman from the city of Adelanto has been convicted of taking a $10,000 bribe to help a cannabis business open and hiring someone to burn down his restaurant for an insurance payout.

US Supreme Court to Conference Medical Marijuana Preemption Case – Musta v. Mendota Heights Dental Center

Cannabis Law Report

Please Note This Summary Was Published Prior To The SC Decision. 2 June 2022. The US Supreme Court (SCOTUS) is scheduled to conference the Minnesota Supreme Court’s decision prohibiting reimbursement of medical marijuana costs in a workers’ compensation claim.

Susan K. Musta, Petitioner v.Mendota Heights Dental Center, et al. (No. 21-676) & Daniel Bierbach, Petitioner v. Digger’s Polaris, et al

Cannabis Law Report

Published Prior To SC Decision – 23 February 2022.

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Irwin RAVIN, Petitioner, v. STATE of Alaska, Respondent Supreme Court of Alaska – Opinion by RABINOWITZ: –

Cannabis Law Report

Irwin RAVIN, Petitioner, v. STATE of Alaska, Respondent. Supreme Court of Alaska. 537 P.2d 494May 27, 1975. Rabinowitz, C.J., and Connor, Erwin, Boochever and Fitzgerald, JJ.

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Hilary Bricken – Harris Bricken: Right to Privacy Includes Marijuana Personal Use in Alaska: Ravin v. State

Cannabis Law Report

AUTHOR: Hilary Bricken. Law Firm: Harris Bricken. Attorney Irwin Ravin was arrested on October 11, 1972, and charged with violating Alaska Statute 17.12.010 for possessing cannabis for personal use.

ACLU Drug Law Reform Project: Press Release / Summary: ACLU of Alaska v. State of Alaska 

Cannabis Law Report

JULY 11, 2006. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. CONTACT: media@aclu.org. ACLU Wins Multi-Year Battle to Protect Alaska Residents From Drug War Excesses. JUNEAU — In a landmark ruling, an Alaska state court judge has upheld adults’ right to possess and use small amounts of marijuana within their homes.

New York Officials Want Removal of TikTok Cannabis Ad Ban

Cannabis Law Report

The TikTok cannabis ad ban is blocking leaders in New York from using the popular video hosting platform to further its public education program on cannabis.

State AGs Call for Congressional Action on Copycat THC Edibles

Cannabis Law Report

AUTHORS. Andrew Kline , Will Rava , Barak Cohen & Tommy Tobin. June 24, 2022.

NY: Prince Lobel’s New Cannabis Practice Sends Out Inaugural Newsletter

Cannabis Law Report

As they are being so proactive with their marketing, something we like to see, especially when it actually supported by some useful content we though we should let you know what they are thinking. They write. Our team is still buzzing from its recent announcement.

Oregon: Green Light Law Group Publish Inaugural Edition Of Their “109” Online Magazine Highlighting The World Of Law, Compliance & Business Within Oregon’s Leading Regulatory Framwork

Cannabis Law Report

If it is as good as their daily articles / blogs this will make a great (most likely) one of a kind read for those of you not only interested in what’s happeniong in Oregon in the psychedelics space, but around the country too. Psychedelics Psychedelics General

SCOTUS Blog: Musta v. Mendota Heights Dental Center

Cannabis Law Report

Issue : Whether the Controlled Substances Act preempts an order under a state workers’ compensation law requiring an employer to reimburse an injured employee for the cost of medical marijuana used to treat a work-related injury. CVSG: 5/16/2022. SCOTUSblog Coverage.

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