Sat.Feb 27, 2021

Virginia: Legislature Gives Final Approval of Legalization Measure

NORML

The advancement of this legislation is another historic step for cannabis justice in Virginia. The bills now head to the Governor. The post Virginia: Legislature Gives Final Approval of Legalization Measure appeared first on NORML.

Virginia lawmakers agree to legalize marijuana, but not until 2024

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Sorry, Virginia. You'll have to wait nearly three years before possession becomes legal. The post Virginia lawmakers agree to legalize marijuana, but not until 2024 appeared first on Leafly.

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Cannabis Litigation: How Effective Are Motions to Dismiss?

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Last month, I wrote this post on the latest development in the trademark infringement lawsuit filed by Veritas Fine Cannabis (“VFC”) against Veritas Farms. Unfortunately for VFC, Magistrate Judge Michael E.

Answer of the Day for Feb 28, 2021

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Are cannabinoid receptors present on skin cells? Cannabinoid receptors are present on many types of skin cells, including keratinocytes and fibroblasts.

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.

USA: Guidance for federal hiring and firing puts less emphasis on marijuana use as a disqualifier

Cannabis Law Report

The Washington Post reports Federal agencies should not automatically disqualify job applicants or take disciplinary actions against current employees for… Read More.

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Connecticut State Police head says he favors legalization even if local chiefs don’t

Cannabis Law Report

The Hartford Courant reports. Breaking with local police chiefs who strongly oppose legalizing recreational marijuana, the leader of the Connecticut… Read More. The post Connecticut State Police head says he favors legalization even if local chiefs don’t first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Victoria Cannabis Buyer’s Club Faces Eviction

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CANNABIS CULTURE – After 25 years of community service, the Victoria Cannabis Buyer’s Club (VCBC) now faces an eviction order from the BC Solicitor General. .

Michigan – West Bloomfield: Township board imposes moratorium against any more medical marijuana grow homes in residential areas

Cannabis Law Report

It’s just getting too smelly for residents. C&G News reports……… WEST BLOOMFIELD — With illegal marijuana grow houses raising concerns… Read More.

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Virginia lawmakers agree on recreational marijuana legalization

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Virginia lawmakers on Saturday narrowly approved compromise legislation legalizing a commercial recreational marijuana program that could generate nearly $1.5 billion in annual sales within five years of the scheduled Jan. 1, 2024 start.

USA: Students For Sensible Drug Policy Elect New Executive Director

Cannabis Law Report

Students for Sensible Drug Policy today announces Jason Ortiz, a long-standing alumnus who first became involved with SSDP in 2008,… Read More. The post USA: Students For Sensible Drug Policy Elect New Executive Director first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

Massachusetts marijuana has to be ultra-sterile. Just one problem: It’s a plant – Cannabis Business Executive

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At Holistic Health Group’s farm in Middleborough, dozens of vacuum-sealed bags full of marijuana flower — worth hundreds of thousands of dollars at retail — have been sitting in a secure vault for months, stuck in limbo. The problem?

Alert: Aurora Cannabis Enterprises Inc. recalls 2 lots of San Rafael ’71 OG Chemdawg live resin cannabis extract

Cannabis Law Report

Health Canada Alert Starting date: February 26, 2021 Posting date: February 26, 2021 Type of communication: Consumer Product Recall Subcategory:… Read More. The post Alert: Aurora Cannabis Enterprises Inc.

South Dakota Senate Passes Retail Licensing Bill for Adult-Use Cannabis

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In early February, the West Virginia Office of Medical Cannabis (OMC) announced the successful applicants to receive a medical cannabis dispensary permit. RELATED: Medical Cannabis Dispensary Permits Announced in West Virginia.

Health Canada Publication: Cannabis voluntary recall guide

Cannabis Law Report

The PDF Version Table of Contents 1.0 Purpose 2.0 Scope 3.0 Definitions 3.1 Definitions 3.2 Icons 4.0 What is a… Read More. The post Health Canada Publication: Cannabis voluntary recall guide first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

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Virginia lawmakers agree to legalize marijuana, but not until 2024

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RICHMOND, VA — Virginia lawmakers gave final approval Saturday to a bill that will legalize cannabis for adult use, but not until 2024, when retail sales of the drug would begin.

Canada: How Many Types Of Stupid Are There ? Parents Allegedly Smuggle Drugs In Their Kid’s Suitcase After Jamaica Trip

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Smuggling Drugs In Your Kids Bags Smuggling Cannabis Into Canada Smuggling Cannabis From Jamaica Into Canada Sometimes it really makes… Read More. The post Canada: How Many Types Of Stupid Are There ?

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California marijuana testing lab sues state over revoked license

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A San Francisco Bay Area marijuana testing lab whose business license was revoked earlier this month filed suit against California regulators, claiming its right to due process was violated because there’s no appeals process.

New Jersey: Ocean City Officials Call Cannabis Regulation, “Insanity”

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The Mayor is disgusted, apparently… After reporting these sort of stories for the past five years we find they calm… Read More. The post New Jersey: Ocean City Officials Call Cannabis Regulation, “Insanity” first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

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Medical Marijuana for Kansas Proposed with Tight Rules in Hopes of Winning Legalization – Cannabis Business Executive

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Kiley Klug, flanked by her 13-year-old son, Owen, in a wheelchair, stood before Kansas lawmakers Wednesday and pleaded to let her treat her son’s hundreds of daily seizures with legal medicinal marijuana. At one point, she paused to tend to one of the boy’s seizures before resuming her testimony. “He,

At Long Last Somebody Said It & Not Just Somebody, The Financial Times “Red flags raised over cannabis ETF ‘hype’”

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Here at CLR we are only too happy to admit that we are no finance markets experts and we stay… Read More. The post At Long Last Somebody Said It & Not Just Somebody, The Financial Times “Red flags raised over cannabis ETF ‘hype’” first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

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Connecticut Governor Makes Plan To Legalize Cannabis

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Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont would like to see legal cannabis in his state, both because he would like to bring more money into Connecticut, and because he hopes legalization will help end racial disparity in arrests in the state.

California marijuana testing lab sues state over revoked license

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MJ Biz reports A San Francisco Bay Area marijuana testing lab whose business license was revoked earlier this month filed… Read More. The post California marijuana testing lab sues state over revoked license first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Gumballs

Kansas to Hold Medical Cannabis Hearing This Week

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CANNABIS CULTURE – The Kansas State Legislature has begun hearing arguments on House Bill 2184 to decriminalize cannabis for medical use, a bill largely spearheaded by the Kansas Cannabis Business Association (KCBA).

8 Of The Common Concerns About The Safety Of Online Gambling

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Online gambling turned out to be a popular thing this previous decade. With the help of tremendous advancements in technology,… Read More. The post 8 Of The Common Concerns About The Safety Of Online Gambling first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Pot Luck casino gaming internet online

Speaker McCutcheon says House will take its time with medical marijuana bill in Alabama – Cannabis Business Executive

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A bill to legalize and regulate medical marijuana in Alabama is now in the hands of the House of Representatives, where it will go through an extra step before coming up for a vote. House Speaker Mac McCutcheon said today the House will send the bill through both the Judiciary and Health committees.

Five Reasons why you should take Kratom after a yoga session

The Joint Blog

Kratom is a natural tropical Southeast Asian medicinal plant that has traditionally been utilized to manage several ailments. In these countries, it has historically been used as a general supplement due to its many favorable properties, notably its ability to reduce stress, discomfort, and insomnia.

Recreational Cannabis Bill Heads to New Mexico House Floor

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New Mexico just passed a recreational cannabis bill through committee in the House, and the next step is the House floor for debate. . House Bill 12 passed through the House Taxation and Revenue Committee at an 8-4 margin. The bill is sponsored by Javier Martínez and Andrea Romero, both Democrats. .

Is CBG better than CBD and THC for pain, inflammation, and aging?

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Learn about CBG and how to add it to your wellness routine with Rare Cannabinoid Company tinctures. Have you heard of CBG? Like CBD and THC, it’s a natural compound found in hemp and cannabis that offers a sense of calm and balance as well as some unique benefits.

Responsibly Scaling Your Cannabis Business Is A Win-Win for the Whole Industry

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As the cannabis industry continues rapidly growing, we’re continually learning how to scale cannabis businesses the right way. As cannabis executive recruiters, we have a front row seat to how this is playing out. The reality of the cannabis industry is there’s an ever-changing long list of to-do’s.

Michigan loosens eligibility requirements for recreational cannabis licenses

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Michigan’s recreational cannabis market will open up to new competition beginning March 1, when applicants for multiple classes of adult-use marijuana licenses will no longer require an active medical MJ permit to be eligible.