Mon.Nov 18, 2019

House Committee Markup Announced To End Marijuana Prohibition

NORML

The House Judiciary Committee has posted a markup date for HR 3884 , the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act. Members of the Committee will consider the bill on Wednesday, November 20th, 2019, and they will likely hold a vote at that time.

Leukemia And Medical Marijuana: Here Are The Facts

The Fresh Toast

Chemotherapy and radiation are often suggested by care teams to help put the disease into remission, however, recent studies have also cited the benefit of cannabinoids or marijuana. Continue reading Leukemia And Medical Marijuana: Here Are The Facts at The Fresh Toast.

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New Jersey Marijuana Arrests Have Increase 35% in Four Years

The Joint Blog

Arrests related to marijuana increased by around 35% over a four year period ending in 2017, the last year where data is available. This is according to a report released Friday by the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey.

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NJ Lawmakers Plan to Put Legalization on 2020 Ballot

NORML

Are you getting the CBD you paid for? We put 47 products to the test

Leafly

Leafly tested dozens of CBD products to see how the results stack up to what’s on the label. The post Are you getting the CBD you paid for? We put 47 products to the test appeared first on Leafly. CBD Strains & products cannabidiol cbd

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URGENT: Biggest Marijuana News of the Year

NORML

We won’t lie, this is HUGE. This week, we will very likely have the first vote to outright end federal marijuana prohibition.

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Today’s Answer of the Day

TheAnswerPage

Nabilone is a synthetic cannabinoid that is similar in structure to delta-9-THC and is used for the treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. What are the dosing ranges for nabilone? As per the package insert, the usual dose of nabilone is 1 or 2 mg twice daily.

Kight On Cannabis – The MORE Act, What You Need To Know

Cannabis Law Report

This post was written by Kight on Cannabis attorney Philip Snow. Kight on Cannabis is a law firm founded by attorney Rod Kight that represents legal cannabis businesses. . November 18, 2019 . THE US HOUSE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE IS SCHEDULED TO REVIEW THE MORE ACT THIS WEEK.

5 things you should know about vaping CBD

Leafly

Vaping is one of the most popular ways of consuming CBD. With many products on the market, here's 5 things you should know before buying them. The post 5 things you should know about vaping CBD appeared first on Leafly. CBD Strains & products cbd vaporizers

Ban on Vitamin E Acetate

Cannabis Law Report

o: Cannabis Licensees. Fr: Liquor and Cannabis Board. Re: Ban on Vapor Products Containing Vitamin E Acetate; Implementation of Recall Procedures; and. Deadline for Product Disclosure. Ban on Vitamin E Acetate.

Two Canadians Arrested for Growing 1000 Cannabis Plants in Japan

Cannabis Life Network

On November 12th, in Chikusei-city in Ibaraki prefecture, Japan, two Canadian citizens were arrested for growing 1000 cannabis plants for commercial purposes, in violation of Japan’s Cannabis Control Law.

Lex Blog Report: Italy Moves toward Legalising Cannabis… for Everyone

Cannabis Law Report

Authors: Edouard de Nyary Comandini & Laura van der Meer. November 18, 2019. Source: [link]. The Italian Parliament has established an intergroup on the legalisation of cannabis following calls to address the need for its decriminalisation and shortages of medical cannabis.

New Brunswick wants to privatize its cannabis stores

Leafly

But there's a catch. The post New Brunswick wants to privatize its cannabis stores appeared first on Leafly. Canada Industry New Brunswick

Cannabis Contract Woes in Washington State

Cannabis Law Report

. Authored By June McLaughlin. June writes. . Recent decisions in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, point to troubling developments in the treatment of cannabis related contract disputes that find themselves in federal court.

Where are they now: Jodie Emery, Princess of Pot

Leafly

In part three of this series, the Princess of Pot talks big government, Canadian cannabis, and mental health. The post Where are they now: Jodie Emery, Princess of Pot appeared first on Leafly. Canada Industry jodie emery

Nevada Bar Issues Release Saying It’s Still To Sanction Any NV Lawyer Involved In Cannabis Sector

Cannabis Law Report

In spite of a stern warning in 2017 that participating in the marijuana industry could bring Bar discipline, no lawyers have lost their Nevada law license in the last three years because they had a stake in a business that is still illegal at the federal level. The report goes on to say.

6 Of The Best Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

MMJ Recs

If you own an Oklahoma MMJ card, then you’re in good company! More than 151,000 people have applied for and received an MMJ card in Oklahoma since marijuana was legalized for medicinal purposes back in June 2018.

California: Flow Kana “forced” to cut 20% of its workforce,

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the the report about the state of the cannabis industry in California. the blame seems to be laid at the state’s feet. We don’t see any comments from wither the publication or the companies about the risks of rapid growth in a developing (state only) market.

The Cajun Cannabis Conundrum

SMPL

Despite being a historically conservative state, Louisiana first legalized medical marijuana back in 1978. It amended the law in 1991, then left the program to wither on the regulatory vine, with the Department of Health failing to appoint a Marijuana Prescription Review Board or to draw up contracts with national groups for production and distribution. That began to change in 2015, when Republican state Sen.

Confirmation MORE Act Scheduled For Marking Up

Cannabis Law Report

The committee confirmed today that it will be marking up the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act ( H.R.3884 ) on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Here, to remind you, is what they will be voting on. 5038, the “Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019”; H.R.

How Patients With Parkinson’s Disease Can Benefit From CBD

The Fresh Toast

Can patients with Parkinson’s disease benefit from CBD or medical cannabis? The research says yes! . Continue reading How Patients With Parkinson’s Disease Can Benefit From CBD at The Fresh Toast. Cannabis Medical Marijuana RX CB1 receptors CBD Parkinson's Disease REM Sleep Behavior Disorder

Colorado: New Health and Safety Rules Specific to Vaporizers & Request to Immediately Cease the Manufacture and Sale of Vaporizers Containing Vitamin E Acetate

Cannabis Law Report

Dear MED Licensees and Stakeholders, Please find Industry Bulletin 19-07 : New Health and Safety Rules Specific to Vaporizers & Request to Immediately Cease the Manufacture and Sale of Vaporizers Containing Vitamin E Acetate. This Bulletin provides an overview of updates and guidance specific to vaporizer delivery devices and metered dose inhalers. Thank you, The Marijuana Enforcement Division. 191118 Industry Bulletin 19-07_New Vaporizer Device & Inhaler Rules. Cannabis Law News

The New Rules of Hemp Video Available

Canna Law Blog

On November 13th, attorneys Nathalie Bougenies and Daniel Shortt hosted an interactive webinar to address the new interim hemp rules released by the USDA last month.

John Conroy – License to Chill – Episode 8

Cannabis Life Network

In studio today, Bert is joined by Queen’s Counsel and legendary criminal defense lawyer, John Conroy, QC.

Marijuana Retail Report Interview Cat Packer, Executive Director Of The Department Of Cannabis Regulation

Cannabis Law Report

IN THIS EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Her aspirations when first coming to the cannabis industry. The future of Phase 3 Round 1 social equity applicants in Los Angeles. The unlicensed market in Los Angeles and what the DCR can do. When social use is finally coming to Los Angeles. Her thoughts on ‘VapeGate’.

Hemp Health for Pets: An Interview With Pet Releaf’s Chelsea Gennings

NewsMunchies

As our knowledge base grows regarding the full scope of opportunities for CBD in our medical and recreational use of cannabis, there is no faster growing market sector than products available for man’s (and woman’s) best friend.

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