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Study: Marijuana Legalization Not Associated with Elevated Rates of Psychosis-Related Health Outcomes

NORML

“This study is the. largest. to quantify the association of medical and recreational cannabis policies with rates of psychosis-related health care claims across US states. … [W]e did not observe a statistically significant association of state cannabis policy level with overall rates of psychosis-related diagnoses or prescribed antipsychotics." The post Study: Marijuana Legalization Not Associated with Elevated Rates of Psychosis-Related Health Outcomes appeared first on NORML.

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High Design by LMC: Discover YouTube’s best cannabis documentaries

Leafly

In the ever-growing weed media landscape, it can be hard to find people who get the culture and community right. Documentary journalist Luc Carlin is one of them. The post High Design by LMC: Discover YouTube’s best cannabis documentaries appeared first on Leafly.

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Health Canada: Let’s Ban Potent Cannabis Extracts 

Cannabis Life Network

Despite a healthcare system already on the verge of collapse pre-COVID, Health Canada bureaucrats have focused on companies selling cannabis extracts. Health Canada recently requested federally licensed cannabis companies to discontinue the sale of cannabis products the bureaucracy considers mislabeled. Health Canada is concerned adults are consuming cannabis products labelled “extracts” as “edibles.” The move is expected to cost cannabis companies millions of dollars.

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Huge decision: FDA won’t restrict CBD sales, calls for ‘new regulatory pathway’ to assure safety

Leafly

FDA officials found that CBD doesn't fit existing regulations. They want Congress to create new rules, and will allow the exiting market to continue. The post Huge decision: FDA won’t restrict CBD sales, calls for ‘new regulatory pathway’ to assure safety 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. Some want to directly own licensed businesses, while others prefer to keep the industry at an arm’s length and merely profit from it.

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Is Cannabis Good for Bipolar Disorder? New Study Shows Cannabis Has ‘Unique Benefits’

Veriheal

Bipolar disorder is a complex condition that impacts millions worldwide, leading to extreme mood swings, intense emotional episodes, and difficulty managing day-to-day life. But there may be some good news for those coping with this mental health issue. According to recent research, cannabis could offer unique benefits as part of an approach to managing bipolar disorder.

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10 Benefits of Infrared Sauna, Sweating and Healing

United Patients Group

10 Benefits of Infrared Sauna, Sweating and Healing Introduction Infrared sauna is a unique form of healing for your body and mind. It has been used throughout the ages to promote health, wellness, and longevity. The benefits of infrared sauna include detoxification, release of toxins stored in fat cells, improved immunity , weight loss and increased energy levels.

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IDFPR again extends cannabis curbside pickup

Illinois News Joint

After the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation (IDFPR) announced it was changing its legalities on cannabis curbside pickup for medical patients after the New Year, IDFPR then extended the variance that permitted curbside pickup through January. Now, Illinois has announced that the variance permitting curbside pickup at Illinois dispensaries again has been extended.

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Breaking: FDA Says “No” to CBD Foods and Dietary Supplements

Canna Law Blog

Since the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill, the hemp CBD industry has been eagerly awaiting FDA CBD regulations. In that time, FDA convened a working group to study how the agency would regulate CBD foods and dietary supplements. As of January 26, 2023, the FDA concluded that it will NOT regulate CBD foods or dietary supplements. FDA and the States on CBD since the Farm Bill Before jumping into the post, it bears noting that the FDA has taken the position, literally since the day the 2018 Farm Bill

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Case Summary – Bierbach v. Digger’s Polaris and Musta v. Mendota Heights Dental Center – COVERED BY CANNABIS?: MINNESOTA SUPREME COURT RULES THAT WORKERS’ COMPENSATION WILL NOT COVER MEDICAL MARIJUANA

Cannabis Law Report

December 6, 2022 By: Chelsea M. Trudgeon, Volume 107 Staff Member I. MINNESOTA SUPREME COURT RULINGS In October 2021, the Minnesota Supreme Court issued decisions in Musta v. Mendota Heights Dental Center[1] and Bierbach v. Digger’s Polaris[2] addressing reimbursement of medical marijuana under workers’ compensation claims.

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FREE Webinar, February 1: New York Cannabis Q&A

Canna Law Blog

On Wednesday , February 1, 2023 at 2pm EST , Simon Malinowski will host a free, hour-long webinar to answer any questions about New York’s adult-use cannabis rules and regulations. Simon is our lead New York cannabis attorney, based in Manhattan. He will cover a variety of topics including the application process, anticipated timelines and license types.

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DC Council Introduces New Bill To Legalize Cannabis Sales

Cannabis Law Report

The Washington Times Reports Giving reparations to those convicted of marijuana drug offenses is part of the D.C. Council’s latest bill that tries to legalize cannabis sales in the District of Columbia.

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Flora Growth to Host 2022 Year End Review Webcast January 30, 2023

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. & TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) (“Flora” or the “Company”), a leading outdoor grower, manufacturer and.

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Curaleaf Heads For Exit In California, Oregon and Colorado, cuts workforce by 4%

Cannabis Law Report

MJ Biz are reporting. Marijuana multistate operator Curaleaf Holdings said Thursday that it will shutter the majority of its operations in three Western U.S. states – California, Colorado and Oregon – and reduce its payroll by 10% in the latest sign of the ongoing difficulties for the cannabis market as a whole.

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Organigram Provides NASDAQ Listing Update

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Organigram Holdings Inc. (“Organigram” or the “Company”) (TSX: OGI; NASDAQ: OGI), today announced that it received notification (the “Notification”).

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Article: Oregon Psilocybin: Slow Start

Cannabis Law Report

It seems that the Oregon psilocybin program is off to a slow start. The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) did a good job meeting the Measure 109 rulemaking and development deadlines, including by opening the license application portal back on January 2. Still, a slew of factors, some of them structural, have tempered program launch.

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Global Cellulose Fibers Market Report 2022 to 2027: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecasts – ResearchAndMarkets.com

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Cellulose Fibers Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027” report has been added to.

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Ireland: Men charged after €78,000 worth of cocaine found in Nenagh fire station locker

Cannabis Law Report

Two Tipperary men*, including a fire fighter, have gone on trial accused of having cocaine worth almost €80,000 for sale or supply after the drug was found during an inspection at a fire station.

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Cannabidiol (CBD) Edibles Market is poised to Grow at CAGR of 24.80% by 2029, Size, Share, Growth Opportunities, Competitive Landscape and Revenue Ins…

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 26, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Data Bridge Market Research has recently published a Report, titled, “Cannabidiol (CBD) Edibles Market” The.

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10th Circuit says man cannot sue Denver officer for confiscating hemp plants at airport

Cannabis Law Report

Colorado Politics reports The 2018 law that legalized hemp production and barred states from prohibiting the transportation of hemp does not permit a man to sue a police officer for confiscating 32 of his plants at Denver International Airport, the federal appeals court based in Colorado ruled on Tuesday.

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Health department struggles to manage medical marijuana

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

Behind closed doors, Mississippi’s eight-person medical cannabis office is struggling against its workload. The Health Department office charged by the.

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Japanese govt set to legalize medical cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

The proposed revision would also criminalize the use of marijuana reporst Asia News Network. TOKYO – The government is poised to allow the use of medical marijuana to treat patients with intractable diseases, according to the outline of bills revealed on Tuesday.

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Applied UV, Inc. Completes Mergers with Puro Lighting, LLC and LED Supply Co. Effectively Doubling Size of the Company

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Applied UV, Inc. (Nasdaq CM: AUVI) (“Applied UV” or the “Company”), a global leader that applies the.

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MAPS Publish January Newsletter 2023

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s their latest updates. the world according to MAPS MAPS Featured in Major Media Our psychedelic research has received major media coverage in the past month. MAPS Founder and Executive Director Rick Doblin, Ph.D, was featured on Fox Business with Kennedy. Articles featuring MAPS ran in publications including The Intercept, High Times, and Benzinga.

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New York’s marijuana mentorship program is off to a promising start

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

New York’s cannabis compliance mentorship program held its first session this week, and some legacy operators involved say they’re impressed.

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Argentina Creates National Agency ARICCAME To Regulate & Promote Cannabis Sector

Cannabis Law Report

Argentina on Wednesday launched the first working group of a new national agency to regularize and promote the country’s nascent cannabis industry, which ministers hope will create new jobs and exports generating fresh income for the South American nation.

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Seattle DJC.com local business news and data – Real Estate

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

Remember shopping as entertainment? Or, with our memories fogged by pandemic fatigue, remember actual entertainment — like going out to.

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City of Pontiac Sued By Real Estate Developer Over Medical Cannabis Rules & Regs

Cannabis Law Report

Header Image: The Dream… Oakland Press reports Pontiac is facing a $60 million lawsuit over medical marijuana rules and regulations. It’s the latest setback in the city’s efforts to achieve the mandate from voters five years ago to allow cannabis businesses.

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City of Gulfport considering amendments in medical marijuana dispensary ordinance

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

As medical marijuana dispensaries across the Coast will receive products in the coming days, Roots Remedy, a medical marijuana company.

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LIM College Partners with Association of Cannabis Workers (ACW) Local Union 420 to Offer Cannabis Industry Fundamentals Course

Cannabis Law Report

The Press Release Online program will prepare students for careers in the burgeoning cannabis industry NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Midtown Manhattan’s LIM College is the nation’s first to offer Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Professional Studies degrees in The Business of Cannabis.

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CBD: A ‘Miracle’ For Your Skincare Routine? EveryFace Inks Partnership With QVC

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

In New York, CBD skincare line Doctor Milagros is partnering with video commerce giant QVC. Through this partnership, founder Milagros.

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