Tue.Nov 19, 2019

El Paso, Texas City Council Votes in Favor of Cite and Release

NORML

Last week, City Representatives Alexsandra Anello (District 2) and Dr. Sam Morgan (District 4) filed a resolution seeking to implement a Cite and Release program after working closely with members of El Paso NORML and LegalizEP.

What You Need To Know About The Healing Benefits Of Marijuana’s CBG

The Fresh Toast

Although THC and CBD are two commonly consumed cannabinoids, CBG is gaining more popularity and attention due to its medicinal value. . Continue reading What You Need To Know About The Healing Benefits Of Marijuana’s CBG at The Fresh Toast.

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It's Never Too Late to Start Using Medical Cannabis

Project CBD

Cannabis geriatrics and age-related pathologies were major topics at this year’s International Association of Cannabinoid Medicines. Seniors are currently the fastest-growing demographic of cannabis users worldwide, but is cannabis safe for the elderly? What might be the benefits

Today’s Answer of the Day

TheAnswerPage

Dronabinol is a synthetic form of delta-9-THC used for the treatment of anorexia associated with weight loss in adults with AIDS. What are the dosing ranges for dronabinol when used for the treatment of AIDS-associated anorexia?

Cannabis Instead of Polypharmacy?

Project CBD

Polypharmacy - the use of five or more medications on a daily basis - is a modern-day health crisis. Could cannabis be the safer alternative prescribers and patients are looking for

Whitney Economics Releases Results of U.S. Hemp Industry Survey

Cannabis Law Report

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California Attempts to Weed Out Unfair Labor Practices at the State Level by Enacting Union-Friendly Regulation on Employers in the Cannabis Industry

Cannabis Law Report

JD Supra Article. As the cannabis industry has rapidly progressed over the years, states such as New York, New Jersey and Illinois have begun to implement legislation that encourages employers to engage in labor peace agreements with unions.

How to choose a cannabis cultivar for your homegrow

Leafly

Where to start when selecting a cultivar for your homegrow? Here we offer some guidance of what to put in your garden. The post How to choose a cannabis cultivar for your homegrow appeared first on Leafly. Growing growing tips

Kiva Lawsuit Highlights the Cannabis Industry’s Ongoing Trademark Troubles

Cannabis Law Report

The Harris Bricken Canna Law Blog writes, Over the last couple of years, there has been quite a wide range of cannabis-related trademark disputes to write about on this blog, although most of those disputes have ultimately settled.

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Cannabis and ASMR – a sensory high

Cannabis Life Network

I had had a long day and was surfing through videos on YouTube. I found this video of a lady showing off the beauty of her grow op. You could only see her hand as she gently stroked the leaves, describing how she cared for them in a soft-spoken voice. I felt a tingle spread […].

New Jersey Lawmakers Can’t Decide On Adult Use So They’ll Put It To The People In 2020

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana Moment reports. New Jersey lawmakers are giving up on plans to enact marijuana legalization through the legislature and are now seeking to put the question before voters on the 2020 ballot.

20% sales tax will make vaping more expensive in BC

Leafly

As early as Jan. 1, 2020, taxes on all vaping products—including accessories, pods, and concentrates such as "cannabis e-juice"—will increase from 7% to 20%. The post 20% sales tax will make vaping more expensive in BC appeared first on Leafly.

Oregon – Survey: Grown Rogue Releases State of Oregon Cannabis Survey Data

Cannabis Law Report

MEDFORD, OREGON – November 18, 2019 — Grown Rogue International Inc.

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Seven ways to make sure you get the CBD you paid for

Leafly

Step 1: Don't buy it at at gas station. Step 2: Look for test results. The post Seven ways to make sure you get the CBD you paid for appeared first on Leafly. CBD Strains & products cannabidiol cbd

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Timely Webinar: INCBA’s , “Valuations and Due Diligence”

Cannabis Law Report

As shares tumble, jobs go to the wind and quarterly expenditure outpaces revenues at many listed cannabis companies this webinar might actually be useful. Although the way they are structuring cannabis companies we’d suggest that 30 minutes on valuations might be a little light !

200,000 Marijuana Patients in PA

Nature's Way Medicine

Sometime last week, Pennsylvania reached 200,000 medical marijuana card holders approved by physicians to purchase cannabis in dispensaries. The number has doubled since March of this year and continues to rise rapidly. Anxiety disorders became an approved condition last summer.

Green Flower & California Police Chief Collaborate On Cannabis Education Course For Law Enforcement

Cannabis Law Report

Jere’s the short press release. Green Flower Media has partnered with Andrew Salinas, Chief of Police in Port Hueneme, California, to administer what is believed to be the first-ever cannabis education course for law enforcement.

Cannabis in Namibia: an Interview with Angela Prusa

CannaTech

The African cannabis industry is rapidly emerging, with countries including South Africa, Zimbabwe, Lesotho and others taking significant steps towards liberalised cannabis regulation.

FDA and FTC Issue Joint Warning Letter For CBD Products and Senator Schumer Applies Pressure on FDA to Regulate CBD

Cannabis Law Report

FDA and FTC Issue Joint Warning Letter For CBD Products and Senator Schumer Applies Pressure on FDA to Regulate CBD. By Tonya M. Esposito & Renee B. Appel on November 19, 2019. POSTED IN CBD/HEMP. Source: [link]. Businesses should take note of recent developments in the CBD space.

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Creating the perfect CBD dose: It’s harder than you might think

Leafly

A new crop, new companies, new production lines: Even the best companies struggle to replicate the same dosage every time. The post Creating the perfect CBD dose: It’s harder than you might think appeared first on Leafly. CBD Strains & products cannabidiol cbd

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And this is why compliance in California cannabis will never be taken seriously

Cannabis Law Report

It’s almost two years in, California city has 11 marijuana businesses in operation now, with about 50 more working their way through the planning process but there’s still no official cannabis compliance officer.

How CBD Provides A Brighter Future For Children With Epilepsy

The Fresh Toast

While families struggle to understand the risks and benefits of THC, some are moving to try CBD or cannabidiol. Continue reading How CBD Provides A Brighter Future For Children With Epilepsy at The Fresh Toast. Cannabis Medical Marijuana News RX CBD Epilepsy

Hemp Thieves At it Again

Cannabis Law Report

This time it is Union County Illinois where Police are asking for the public’s help after they say suspects stole 42 acres of hemp with an estimated value of $US2million.

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Part 5: Hemp & CBD

Burns Levinson (Cannabusiness advisory)

See Hemp & CBD Panel here. With the cannabis space continuing its significant pace of growth, the industry has witnessed new players enter the arena: hemp and cannabidiol (“CBD”).

Cannabis Flameout Looks Almost As Bad As The Dotcom Bust Says LA Cannabis News

Cannabis Law Report

LA Cannabis News reports on the sudden downward spiral of cannabis stock prices… Before we get to that – this video from May was asking the questions 6 months ago. WALL Street’s exuberance over legal weed has quickly curdled into sober reality.

Kiva Lawsuit Highlights the Cannabis Industry’s Ongoing Trademark Troubles

Canna Law Blog

Over the last couple of years, there has been quite a wide range of cannabis-related trademark disputes to write about on this blog, although most of those disputes have ultimately settled. Last year, Kiva Health Brands, LLC (“Kiva Health”) sued Kiva Brands Inc.

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Canada: The Balance Of Convenience In Judicial Review Applications—A Lesson In The Cannabis Space

Cannabis Law Report

November 14 2019. Article by Gavin H. Finlayson and Ethan Schiff. Bennett Jones LLP. Source: Mondaq: [link].

FDA and FTC Issue Joint Warning Letter For CBD Products and Senator Schumer Applies Pressure on FDA to Regulate CBD

The Blunt Truth

Businesses should take note of recent developments in the CBD space. Consumer protection regulatory agencies issued another joint warning to a company selling CBD products making allegedly unsubstantiated claims. And, the FDA continues to stick to its public position that it is working toward both understanding the impact of CBD on users and crafting an effective regulatory framework. Despite this activity, Congressional leaders are still nipping at the heels of the FDA.

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Florida-based Trulieve Cannabis reports record revenue

Cannabis Law Report

Florida-based Trulieve Cannabis reports record revenue. Trulieve Cannabis Corp., a Florida-based multistate operator, posted record revenue of $70.7 million in its third quarter ended Sept. 30, a 150% increase over revenue of $28.3 million during the same period in 2018. Net income rose from $17.5

The four main types of cannabis topicals

Leafly

From lotions and salves to lip balms, bath products and lubes, learn the primary categories of cannabis topicals, and what the science (so far) says about their efficacy. The post The four main types of cannabis topicals appeared first on Leafly.