Tue.Aug 20, 2019

Two Weeks In, Louisiana’s Medical Marijuana Program Is Thriving

Leafly

More than 5,000 patients are now being served by the state's nine dispensaries. The post Two Weeks In, Louisiana’s Medical Marijuana Program Is Thriving appeared first on Leafly. Politics louisiana medical marijuana

Oz Medicann – Granted Medicinal Cannabis and Cannabis Research Licences

Canna Newswire

SYDNEY, Australia – August 20, 2019 – The Office of Drug Control (ODC has announced the approval of Oz Medicann Pty Ltd licence for both Medicinal Cannabis and Cannabis Research.

Arizona NORML, Partners File 2020 Statewide Legalization Initiative

NORML

A coalition of activist groups, including Arizona NORML, the Drug Policy Alliance, and the state chapter of the ACLU, have filed language with the Secretary of State seeking to legalize the adult use and dispensing of cannabis.

What Are the Key Differences Between Aquaponics and Aeroponics?

Leaf Science

Alternative growing systems are becoming widely popular in the dry herb industry. With aquaponics and aeroponics both fighting to reach the top spot, it is high time you understand the differences between these systems.

Federal Report: Youth Marijuana Use Steadily Declining

NORML

The self-reported use of marijuana by teenagers continues to decline nationally, according to federal data reported by the United States Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

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The Marijuana Times Says Illegal Cannabis Oil Sales Are Linked To National Outbreak of Lung Damage

Cannabis Law Report

Must read report. Will law enforcement, the courts and lawyers be able to chase down the manufacturers?

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American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Suggests Cannabis “Model Policies” At 46th Annual Meeting

Cannabis Law Report

Lottery for Next Wave of Ontario Cannabis Stores Being Held Today

Leafly

More cannabis stores are on the horizon. The post Lottery for Next Wave of Ontario Cannabis Stores Being Held Today appeared first on Leafly. Canada Industry Ontario retail

Lottery for next wave of Ontario cannabis stores being held today

Cannabis Life Network

TORONTO — Ontario is holding its second lottery to select operators hoping to run cannabis shops in the province. The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario was selecting 42 companies on Tuesday that can apply for pot store licences, with the results expected to be made public Wednesday.

Canadian Cannabis Retail Stores Concentrated in Low-Income Areas

Leafly

According to a recent study out of Ottawa. The post Canadian Cannabis Retail Stores Concentrated in Low-Income Areas appeared first on Leafly. Canada Industry Politics Ottawa research retail retail stores

Sundial Growers Inc. Added to HMMJ’s Portfolio

Cannabis Life Network

TORONTO, Aug.

Ways To Get A Deal On Cannabis

Otherside Farms

Cannabis is very effective in treating multiple health conditions and is now medically legal in some parts of the world. It is also known to be a potent preventative supplement and a powerful antioxidant. .

Five Doping Incidents involving Canadian athletes

Cannabis Life Network

Canoeist Laurence Vincent Lapointe is the latest Canadian Olympic medal hopeful to get caught up in a doping controversy. She has tested positive for the banned substance Ligandrol — which can help build and repair muscles — a year out from the Tokyo Games.

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5 Benefits of Taking Cannabis During Chemotherapy

Otherside Farms

Cancer is a life-threatening disease from which millions of people are suffering today. While some people can detect it at an early stage and get a cure, many have lost their lives to it. . For those who suffer from it, life becomes a living hell.

Ignite International, Ltd. Emerges from 2019 Weedcon Cup with Awards in Three Categories

Canna Newswire

Best Hybrid Flower Gelato and Second-Best Hybrid Pre-Roll and Indica Flower for Ignite International Ltd. LOS ANGELES – August 20, 2019 – Premier cannabis and CBD brand, Ignite International Ltd.

PharmaCielo’s First CBD Isolate Shipment Arrives in Europe

WeedAdvisor

On July 25 th , 2019, Canada-based PharmaCielo’s Colombian subsidiary, PharmaCielo Colombia S.A.S., won the race to be the first distributor of CBD products to Europe.

TSX Rebounds from Worst Day of Year but still closes Lower on Economic Worries

Cannabis Life Network

TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index TSX rebounded from its worst day of the year but still closed at a five-month low Thursday amid continuing concerns about a global economic slowdown. CEO, First Avenue Investment Counsel Inc.

California’s Legal Market Could Gain the Upper Hand in Five Years

WeedAdvisor

Light might be at the end of the tunnel of California’s struggling legal marijuana industry, says The Sacramento Bee. An analysis from BDS Analytics Arcview Market Research predict that California will finally pull ahead of the black market – albeit by a small margin – within five years.

NJ.com Article Highlights Why It Will be Hard To Estimate Tax Revenues From Regulated Cannabis Sales

Cannabis Law Report

NJ.com reports. How much money could New Jersey bring in if the state ever legalizes recreational marijuana?

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Does Marijuana Work Better Than Sleeping Pills For Insomnia?

The Fresh Toast

One of the most common home-remedy uses for cannabis is as a natural sleep aid or cure for insomnia. Because it works like a charm. Continue reading Does Marijuana Work Better Than Sleeping Pills For Insomnia? at The Fresh Toast. Cannabis Medical Marijuana RX cannabis insomnia marijuana sleep

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Ontario Cannabis Store Returns CannTrust products because they are “non-conforming.”

Cannabis Law Report

Bloomberg report…The Ontario Cannabis Store, the government corporation in charge of wholesale distribution to licensed retailers and operator of the province’s online store, has elected to return all or substantially all of CannTrust products because they are “non-conforming.”

OSC approves management cease trade order at cannabis company CannTrust Holdings

Cannabis Life Network

VAUGHAN, Ont. CannTrust Holdings Inc. says the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has approved a management cease trade order as the cannabis producer works to deal with its regulatory problems with Health Canada.

General Cannabis Announces Entry into Term Sheet For Acquisition of Denver Cannabis Retailer

Cannabis Law Report

DENVER, Aug.

Canopy Growth executives compensation surges following cannabis legalization

Cannabis Life Network

SMITHS FALLS, Ont. Canopy Growth executives have struck it rich as their total compensation surged to $28.5 million last year including the first months since cannabis was legalized in October.

New Frontier Data Article: The Spanish Cannabis Social Club Model, Explained

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the infographic they provide. The full article can be read at. The Spanish Cannabis Social Club Model, Explained. Pot Luck

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California illegal pot market Booming: Hidden in Plain Sight

Cannabis Life Network

LOS ANGELES — California’s struggling legal cannabis industry is expected to grow next year to $3.1 billion, but it remains outmatched by a thriving California illegal pot market ripe with bargains, a report concluded Thursday.

Approval of public health insurance could boost medical cannabis sales in Czech Republic

Cannabis Law Report

An amendment to the Medicines Act that would provide public health insurance for medical marijuana is currently under discussion in the parliament. If the measure is approved, 90% of the cost of cannabis would be covered by public health insurance, with a maximum of 30 grams (1.1

Canopy Growth Receives Key Extraction Licence

Cannabis Life Network

SMITHS FALLS, ON, Aug.

Bernie Tweets On Cannabis – Feel the B(u)ern

Cannabis Law Report

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California Cannabis: Preparing for Phase 3 Licensing in L.A. on September 3rd

Canna Law Blog

The final countdown is on for Round 1, Phase 3 retail licensing in Los Angeles. On September 3rd at 10 a.m., the L.A. Department of Cannabis Regulation (DCR) will open the flood gates to would-be Round 1 applicants.

US Hemp Roundtable – Update: The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) issues guidance about changes in federal law

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s their update sent out 19 August 2019: The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) issued guidance about changes in federal law related to hemp for federally insured credit unions interested in providing financial services to the legal hemp industry. .