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Virgin Islands: Governor Signs Legislation Legalizing Cannabis Use, Expunging Past Convictions

NORML

"Today, with the hard work of the members of the 34th Legislature and prior Legislatures and the efforts of my team, we are finally here and finally signing into law the Virgin Islands Cannabis Use Act."

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House Republicans get early jump on marijuana bills for gun owners and veterans

Leafly

With Republicans now running the House, weed reform focuses on narrower issues for medical marijuana patients. The post House Republicans get early jump on marijuana bills for gun owners and veterans appeared first on Leafly.

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NORML Remembers David Crosby

NORML

The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) was saddened to receive news of the passing of David Crosby, who joined NORML's Advisory Board in 2018. The post NORML Remembers David Crosby appeared first on NORML. Advocacy crosby david legalization NORML

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Five Steps to Legalizing Cannabis

Cannabis Life Network

What are the five steps to legalizing cannabis? We shouldn’t look to Canada for guidance. They botched it so bad the government lost money selling weed. Also, the government never legalized the legacy grower community (colloquially known as BC Bud).

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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.

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LCB’s quarterly newsletter, Topics and Trends, is now live

Cannabis Law Report

The LCB’s quarterly newsletter, Topics and Trends, is now live with the winter 2023 cannabis edition on Medium. We hope you enjoy the content and find the information useful. This issue of Topics and Trends features the following stories: Social Equity Program Updates: Applications Open Mar.

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The best munchies for keto, paleo, and vegan diets

Leafly

Many people try out new lifestyle choices for the new year. Here's how to keep loving cannabis and good munchies even if you're vegan, keto or paleo. The post The best munchies for keto, paleo, and vegan diets appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle munchies research vegan

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Probiotics for Autism and It’s Benefits

United Patients Group

Probiotics for Autism Introduction Probiotics are “good” bacteria that help maintain a healthy gut and support a healthy immune system. Probiotics have been shown to help with digestion, immunity, sleep and even mood!

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New York City has more than 1,200 unlicensed weed stores, and one legal one

Leafly

New York City officials estimate the city hosts over 1,200 illicit stores selling cannabis, compared to the sole licensed dispensary open as of now. The post New York City has more than 1,200 unlicensed weed stores, and one legal one appeared first on Leafly.

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Top Five Cannabis Loan Issues

Canna Law Blog

As we inch closer to a cannabis recession , businesses are desperately looking for new ways to stay afloat. A few years ago, our cannabis attorneys saw equity investments left and right. It seemed like everyone wanted to own a piece of a cannabis business.

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New Jersey Senate Committee Approves Bills To Let Marijuana Businesses Claim State Tax Deductions As Partial 280E Workaround

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana Moment reports A New Jersey Senate committee approved a pair of bills on Thursday that would allow licensed marijuana businesses to deduct certain expenses on their state tax returns, a partial remedy as the industry continues to be blocked from making federal deductions under Internal Revenue Service (IRS) code known as 280E.

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Meter upgrade sparks-new parking debate

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

PARKING meters in the Swan Hill CBD will be upgraded to accept credit and debit cards as well as cash –. Read More News

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Answer of the Day for Jan 20, 2023

TheAnswerPage

When assessing a surgical patient in the preoperative period, is it important to determine the timing of the last dose of cannabis use? “Acute effects of cannabis use can result in altered mental status and impairment of decision-making capacity.

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Illinois extends application window for marijuana social equity retail applicants

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

… state’s next round of marijuana social equity retail license applicants … Original Author Link click here to read complete. Read More News

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Tilray Seeking To Hire Alcohol Specialist Lawyer

Cannabis Law Report

Growing veggies, selling booze. how soon before Tilray completely divest from cannabis?

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Psilocybin Behavioral Health Access and Services Act Endorsed by United Food and Commercial Workers Local 360

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

WEST BERLIN, N.J.–(BUSINESS –(BUSINESS WIRE)–United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 360 is proud to publicly endorse New Jersey Assembly Bill. Read More Business

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Press Release: Community Colleges in Oregon and Illinois Launch Partnerships with Green Flower

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s what they’ve just punched out to the interweb on the topic. This week saw two prominent community colleges in Oregon (Columbia Gorge Community College) and Illinois (Black Hawk College) launch cannabis certificate programs with Green Flower.

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Two 15-year-old girls charged over CBD stabbing and robbery

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

Two 15-year-old girls have been charged after a stabbing and robbery in Melbourne’s CBD last night. It’s alleged two men. Read More News

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UC Asset’s new $3M cannabis property acquisition includes protection for existing shareholders

Cannabis Law Report

Atlanta, Jan. 17, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — UC Asset LP (OTCQB: UCASU) announced last week that the company entered a MOU to acquire a 10,000 square foot cannabis cultivation property in the State of Oklahoma, through a non-cash acquisition deal.

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Ilocos cops uproot P4.7 M worth of marijuana plants – Manila Bulletin

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO, La Union — Police operatives uprooted marijuana plants with an estimated worth of P4.7 million. Read More News

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The Benefits of Streamlining Your Accounting Department: Strategies for Cannabis Operators

Cannabis Law Report

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Columbia Care Implements Efficiency Initiatives to Enhance Profitability

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Columbia Care Inc. NEO: CCHW) (CSE: CCHW) (OTCQX: CCHWF) (FSE: 3LP) (“Columbia Care” or the “Company”), one of. Read More Business

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Increased Criminal Activity Against Marijuana Delivery Drivers

Cannabis Law Report

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Man arrested after chase, 77 pounds of marijuana allegedly found in car in East Texas

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – A man was arrested after a chase, and 77 pounds of marijuana was allegedly found. Read More News

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Mississippi Health Department taps new medical cannabis program leadership

Cannabis Law Report

Mississippi’s fledgling Medical Cannabis Program will have a new director starting next week, according to a state Health Department letter obtained by Mississippi Today.

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Fine Fettle Returns With a Trimmed Plan for Marijuana Sales, Opponents Undeterred

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

OLD SAYBROOK – A scaled back proposal for a retail marijuana store on the Boston Post Road did not resolve. Read More News

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CA Company Psilouette Headed Up By Former Johnson & Johnson Employee Offering “psilocybin gummmies” for a “gift of financial recompense”

Cannabis Law Report

Leafly reports At this very moment, a California company called Psilouette will mail you psilocybin teas and edible gummies. All you have to do is reciprocate with a gift of financial recompense. A donation, if you will.

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Should marijuana be legal in Tennessee? Lawmaker proposes adding cannabis policy questions to 2024 ballot

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

NASHVILLE, Tenn. WKRN) — One Tennessee lawmaker is hoping to push the conversation around both medical and recreational cannabis on the. Read More News

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Green Growth CPA’s – Marketing Operations Manager

Cannabis Law Report

Position Summary We’re looking for a Marketing Operations Manager who will be responsible for the strategy and execution of marketing programs that capture and nurture leads across multiple channels.

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Comparing the types of marijuana seeds

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

… and female marijuana seeds and discuss common marijuana seeds. The marijuana plant … and female marijuana seeds and discuss. Read More News

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Moonstone Bank to Refocus on Community Bank Role, Exit Crypto Space

Cannabis Law Report

FARMINGTON, Wash.–(BUSINESS

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