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Congress: Lawmakers File Bipartisan Legislation to Facilitate the Expungement of Federal Marijuana Violations


"Saddling people with the lifelong collateral consequences of even a low-level marijuana arrest or conviction is unjust and provides no legitimate benefit to society.

Cannabis class action suit over insurance moves to federal court

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

A class action lawsuit challenging health insurance companies’ refusal to cover the costs of medical cannabis has been moved to federal court, for now.


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PSA: New York bans smoking in public parks and beaches


Governor Kathy Hochul enacted the ban on virtually all cannabis and tobacco consumption in public parks and beaches in New York. The post PSA: New York bans smoking in public parks and beaches appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle adult-use cannabis New York new york city public consumption

Pharmacies in Canada may sell over the counter CBD, but not gas stations

Cannabis Life Network

A committee representing Health Canada released a review on the safety and efficacy of CBD. Comprised of nine volunteers, the committee was established in 2019 with four objectives regarding cannabis. Pharmacies in Canada may sell over the counter CBD packaged in a box.

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.

The best weed strains for waking and baking


Many of us aren't morning people, and that's ok! Here are 10 weed strains to start your day with energy, inspiration, and good vibes. The post The best weed strains for waking and baking appeared first on Leafly.

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Smoking vs. vaping weed: Are they really all that different?


Vaping weed is supposed to be a safer alternative to smoking, but is it really? Learn about the VAPI outbreak, and new studies on vaping. The post Smoking vs. vaping weed: Are they really all that different? appeared first on Leafly. Health Vaping

Why Brittney Griner And Other Athletes Use Weed For Pain

The Fresh Toast

Why Brittney Griner And Other Athletes Use Weed For Pain. It's usually when players retire that they come clean about their drug use, claiming that marijuana helped them calm down and manage pain. The post Why Brittney Griner And Other Athletes Use Weed For Pain appeared first on The Fresh Toast.

Love Hemp Group PLC Announces Strategy/Company/Ops Update

Cannabis Law Report

Sales and Operational update.

Answer of the Day for Aug 3, 2022


True or false? Patients who are allergic to cherries, tangerines, peaches, tomatoes, hazelnuts, latex and/or tobacco may also be allergic to cannabis products. These listed fruits and vegetables have non-specific lipid proteins that are similar to the ones found in cannabis.

Spanish Investors Have Filed A Lawsuit With The Help Of Law Firm, Martinez-Blanco, Against Juicy Fields.

Cannabis Law Report

The first of many around the world, we presume. Legit reports. Nearly 1,200 investors have filed a class-action lawsuit in Spain against a medicinal cannabis investment platform operating worldwide, accusing it of fraud, embezzlement and money laundering, their lawyers said Monday.

BYOC Cannabis Lounges in Pennsylvania and Illinois

MaxQ Cannabis

Since the beginning of the movement, legal cannabis users have been encouraged to keep it at home and out of sight. Cannabis, as a controversial subject, has been regulated to private spaces only, and public venues were not licensed to serve or host.

Cannabis Compromise Bill Addressing Social Equity, Taxes Approved In MA House & Senate

Cannabis Law Report

Benzinga report. Massachusetts House and Senate both passed cannabis compromise legislation on Sunday that would set up a more equitable environment in the legal marijuana industry.

CBD and Drug Tests: All You Need to Know

The Joint Blog

Cannabidiol, also known as CBD, is one of more than a hundred chemical compounds that can be found in the cannabis plant. In recent years, CBD has grown in popularity, mostly due to its alleged ability to provide various health and wellness benefits.

POSaBIT to Host Second Quarter 2022 Earnings Conference Call

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TORONTO & SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–POSaBIT Systems Corporation (CSE: PBIT, OTC: POSAF), the leading provider of point of sale software and payments infrastructure in the cannabis industry, will host a conference call and live webcast on August 25, 2022 at 4:30 p.m.

Flora Growth Announces Joint Venture with Colombia’s Largest Indigenous Tribe to Process and Distribute Cannabis Products

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Columbia Care Introduces National Cannabis Loyalty Mobile App Across 14 Markets and Portfolio of Retail Brands

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The Launch of Stash Cash Marks Broadest Cannabis Loyalty App Launch To-Date as Company Continues to Execute on National Retail Platform and Integrated Technology Strategies. NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Columbia Care Inc.

U.S. Substance Abuse Treatment Market Research Report 2022: Surging Rate of Drug Addiction And the Growing Prevalence of Alcohol and Smoking Among U.S. Teenagers Driving Growth – ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Forbes Unveils Cookies Co-Founder and CEO Berner as First Cannabis Executive Featured on Its Iconic Cover

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Major Cannabis Milestone Takes In-Depth Exploration of Legal Cannabis’ Challenges and Successes.

Rod Discusses Hemp in NC with Charlotte NPR (Podcast)

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In this podcast, Rod discusses the current state of hemp and marijuana in North Carolina with industry experts Bert James and Dr. Guochen Yang for the Charlotte Talks podcast on NPR station WFAE (90.7 Rod Kight

Global Apparel Markets Product Developments and Innovations Report 2022: News from Innovative Companies, Brands and Other Major Organisations – ResearchAndMarkets.com

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DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Apparel Markets: Product Developments and Innovations, 2022 – Part 1” report from Textiles Intelligence Ltd. has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

Busting 4 Myths About CBD Skincare Once for All

Cannabis Law Report

It is no more a hush-hush matter that CBD is a therapeutic compound used by many people to treat various ailments. CBD, with some amazing properties to cure various diseases, has become a household name. People are using it in different forms, from CBD gummies, topicals, drinks, oil, and a lot more.

California Lawmakers Send Safe Drug Consumption Site Bill To Governor Gavin Newsom’s Desk

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana Moment reports. A California bill to create a safe drug consumption site pilot program is heading to the governor’s desk following a Senate vote on Monday. The Senate just gave final approval to our bill (SB 57) to authorize safe consumption sites in SF, Oakland & LA.

CDFW Announcement: CDFW And Partners Conduct Cannabis Enforcement Operation In Monterey County

Cannabis Law Report

Wildlife officers with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) recently shut down an illegal cannabis operation in southern Monterey County.

SOCAL: Santee is the latest city in San Diego County to permit cannabis businesses including sale of marijuana within its borders

Cannabis Law Report

August 1, 2022 (Santee) — Santee is the latest city in San Diego County to permit cannabis businesses including sale of marijuana within its borders, following a 3-2 vote at its most recent City Council meeting July 27.

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Oregon Dept. of Agriculture recruiting for hemp commissioners

Cannabis Law Report

The Oregon Department of Agriculture is recruiting volunteers to apply to serve as the first class of Oregon Hemp Commissioners. ODA will appoint nine Oregon Hemp Commissioners. The commission will include one public member, two handlers/processors, and six producers/growers.

Pelorus Equity Group Closes $15.8M Debt Financing With California-Focused Cannabis Co. TransCanna

Cannabis Law Report

Pelorus Equity Group , a company that provides real estate loans for cannabis, has closed its S$15.8 million debt financing agreement with TransCanna Holdings Inc. a California-based cannabis company.