Mon.Jul 19, 2021

Surgeon General: Don’t “Lock People Up For Marijuana Use”

NORML

On Sunday, the US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, MD told CNN that “When it comes to decriminalization, I don’t think that there is value to individuals or to society to lock people up for marijuana use. I don’t think that serves anybody well.”.

What is phytol and is it safe to vape?

Leafly

Experts urge caution after a new study emerges suggesting phytol, a diterpene alcohol used as a diluent in vape cartridges, appears unsafe to inhale. The post What is phytol and is it safe to vape? appeared first on Leafly.

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How to Choose and Dose Cannabis Flower

Leafwell

Choosing the right cannabis flower for you can be a difficult process.

Americans on pace to spend twice as much on weed as on milk

Leafly

At the half-year mark, 2021 US cannabis sales topped $12 billion. That's as much as consumers spent on milk in all of 2020. The post Americans on pace to spend twice as much on weed as on milk appeared first on Leafly.

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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.

GMR Cannabis Index Adds Six Companies, Issues Second Quarter Report

Cannabis Law Report

The Green Market Report Cannabis Company Index has added six companies to the Index and published its second-quarter recap report. The Index experienced an overall 8% decline in the second quarter due to the drop in valuations of the companies. Year-to-date the Index is still up 27%.

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Knowde Group Inc.™ Enters Into a Strategic Partnership with LMC Manna Research to Drive Quality and Collaboration in the Conduct of Cannabis and Psychedelic Clinical Trials.

Cannabis Law Report

MONTREAL & CALGARY, Alberta & TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #biotechnology –Knowde Group Inc. ,

THC lemonade recipe: A refreshing cannabis libation

The Cannigma

Yield: 6 cups lemonade Prep time: 10-15 minutes if tincture is already made. 24 hours if not. . As the saying goes, when life gives you lemons, smoke weed and drink lemonade.

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Judge Says Curaleaf Violated Labor Law In Massachusetts

Cannabis Law Report

MJ Biz reports. The 25-page decision last week by National Labor Relations Board administrative law judge Ira Sandron in Washington DC is a cautionary tale for marijuana businesses in terms of how they communicate with employees when unionizing activities are under way. More at [link]. DECISION.

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Cannabis in the Olympics

Cannabis Life Network

For those old enough to remember the 1998 Winter Olympics in Japan, you may also recall when Ross Rebagilati made history — twice.

Flower One Announces Exclusive Brand Partner Agreement with the Miss Grass Brand in the State of Nevada

Cannabis Law Report

Miss Grass and Flower One unite to educate on the history, science, and culture of cannabis and share it with the world. July 19, 2021-LAS VEGAS & TORONTO — Flower One Holdings Inc.

How Hawthorne Gardening Company fights for an equitable cannabis industry

Leafly

Hawthorne Gardening Company has committed $2.5 million over the next two years through The Hawthorne Social Justice Fund to fund organizations with cannabis social justice missions. The post How Hawthorne Gardening Company fights for an equitable cannabis industry appeared first on Leafly.

Senators Propose Cannabis Descheduling Plan: Five Takeaways for The Cannabis Industry

Cannabis Law Report

Last week, Senators Schumer (D-NY), Booker (D-NJ), and Wyden (D-OR) circulated a discussion draft of the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act , a legislative proposal to deschedule and legalize cannabis.

Answer of the Day for Jul 20, 2021

TheAnswerPage

What are THCA-A and CBDA? THCA-A (tetrahydrocannabinolic acid-A) and CBDA (cannabidiolic acid ) are the acid forms (the carboxylated forms) of THC and CBD, and these acid forms are found in the cannabis plant.

MJ Biz Article: Why 3 illicit marijuana operators decline to go legal in California

Cannabis Law Report

They write. California is approaching its fourth year of legal recreational marijuana, yet the underground market is as strong as ever and is making it harder for licensed companies to eke out a profit.

Paying Our Respects to Revolutionary Educator and Hashmaker: Frenchy Cannoli Passes Away

SpeedWeed

According to a heartfelt post on Instagram by his wife Kimberly, the beloved hashish and cannabis concentrate teacher, consultant, artisan and activist Frenchy Cannoli passed away on July 18. Cannoli passed away due to surgery complications—which was unexpected, according to his family. .

Virginia: Northam announces appointments to 3 boards that oversee cannabis legalization in Virginia

Cannabis Law Report

WTKR reports. Governor Ralph Northam announced appointments to the three newly-created boards that oversee marijuana legalization in Virginia. On July 1, recreational marijuana became legal for adult use in Virginia.

General Hydroponics Introduces Customizable, Scalable Feedcharts

SpeedWeed

General Hydroponics recently released new feedcharts for many of the company’s base nutrient lines, including the Flora Series, linked below. The methods and cultural practices of customers have rapidly evolved in recent years.

Cannabis no longer seized at airport checkpoints in New York individuals can carry up to 3oz

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The NY Times Union reports.

Maryland House Speakers Supports Putting Cannabis Legalization to Public Vote Next Year

SpeedWeed

RICHMOND, Virginia, July 19, 2021 – PRESS RELEASE— Governor Ralph Northam announced appointments to the three newly-created boards responsible for overseeing the legalization of recreational cannabis in the Commonwealth.

Report: Economic Impact of Cannabis in San Diego County

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the Executive Summary. The cannabis industry has gone through many series of events that has brought it to the billion dollar industry it is today.

What is phytol and is it safe to vape?

SpeedWeed

On June 23, Canada’s cannabis regulatory agency, Health Canada, released a private document requested under the Access to Information Act (AIA), that country’s version of the US government’s Freedom of Information Act.

Parallel Announces Opening of Its First goodblend™ Retail Store in Pennsylvania

Cannabis Law Report

Parallel (the “Company”), one of the largest privately-held multi-state cannabis operators in the United States (U.S.),

The CanCoin – And Its Backers’ Ambitions To Become Europe’s ‘Cannabis Central Bank’ – Cannabis Business Executive

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The CanCoin – And Its Backers’ Ambitions To Become Europe’s ‘Cannabis Central Bank’ – Cannabis Business Executive – Cannabis and Marijuana industry news. skip to Main Content. View original article.

Nevada: Cannabis Advisory Commission Sets Up Subcommittees & Names Individuals On Each

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Cannabis Advisory Commission Sets Up Subcommittees. At its first meeting the Cannabis Advisory Commission set up subcommittees. Tyler Klimas, Executive Director, noted that most of the work will be done in these subcommittees and each one will deal with some aspect of consumption lounges.

How Hawthorne Gardening Company fights for an equitable cannabis industry

SpeedWeed

Cannabis should open doors—not shut them. The wave of cannabis legalization is a net good: Growers are coming out of the shadows, the agricultural economy is getting a boost, and millions of people have access to the plant for a variety of purposes.

AlphaRoot Expands Limited Distribution Cannabis Casualty Insurance Product

Cannabis Law Report

As we all know insurance in the sector can be a nightmare so this looks like an interesting development. Most insurance solutions we’ve seen here at CLR tend to come out of the West Coast as the market is more mature there so this looks like a positive addition to the market.

State of SEO, Email and Content Marketing in 2021 – Cannabis Business Executive

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State of SEO, Email and Content Marketing in 2021 – Cannabis Business Executive – Cannabis and Marijuana industry news. skip to Main Content. View original article.

Canovation Wins Prestigious Red Dot Design Awards

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Company’s CanReseal® Innovation Noted as a Packaging Design Gamechanger for the Beverage Packaging Industry. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–(BUSINESS

6 Important Things You Need To Know About The Types Of Medical Marijuana

PrestoDoctor

You may be surprised to learn that marijuana has been used in the medical field for millennia. According to the NCBI, evidence suggests that it was used extensively in Romania about 5000 years ago. During the 19th and 20th centuries, cannabis was used as a charter medicine in the U.S.

Top Marijuana Stocks To Watch As Markets Pull Back In July? 2 For Your List This Week

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Could These Be Winning Marijuana Stocks For Your Long Term Portfolio? Green Entrepreneur