Tue.Mar 02, 2021

Montana: Lawmakers Seek to Amend Voter-Approved Marijuana Legalization Law

NORML

Since I-190 went into effect on January 1, 2021, there have been several attempts by lawmakers to impose delays and other restrictions on the voter-approved law. The post Montana: Lawmakers Seek to Amend Voter-Approved Marijuana Legalization Law appeared first on NORML.

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Pledge to Demand Equity for Patients

Americans for Safe Access

Despite the fact that a wide majority of 36 states have now created comprehensive programs to allow legal access to medical cannabis treatment, there are still vital conflicts in the web of state and federal regulations stemming from remaining federal prohibition.

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Attorney General Nominee: Marijuana Enforcement Not “Best Use” of Resources

NORML

In the recently published questions for the record (QFRs) to Judge Merrick Garland from members… The post Attorney General Nominee: Marijuana Enforcement Not “Best Use” of Resources appeared first on NORML.

Cannabis Legalization: New Jersey Beats New York to the Punch

Project CBD

New Jersey legalizes cannabis for adult use, but homegrown gardens are still forbidden and the future is uncertain for medical access

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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.

These states could legalize cannabis next in 2021

Leafly

New Mexico and New York are next in line, but Pennsylvania is moving fast. The post These states could legalize cannabis next in 2021 appeared first on Leafly.

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Illinois Expunged Half a Million Cannabis Cases to Kick Off 2021

Leafwell

When Illinois state legislators wrote up the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, they thought to go further than just legalizing and regulating marijuana. Their law was the first to include stipulations that mandated overturning past cannabis convictions and expunging arrest records.

Why veterans can’t discuss cannabis with VA doctors

The Cannigma

Many US military veterans avoid speaking to a doctor before self-medicating with cannabis due to stigma and fear of consequences, potentially putting their health at risk, according to the findings of a new study.

Mexico’s Medical Cannabis Regulations: What Should Cannabis Businesses Be Doing RIGHT NOW?

HarrisBricken

Six weeks ago the cultivation, processing, merchandising and import/export of medical cannabis was regulated in Mexico, making the country one of the largest in the world to have fully legalized medical cannabis.

Best Strains for Multiple Sclerosis

The Cannigma

So you’re wondering what type of marijuana is best for multiple sclerosis. As is often the case with marijuana — there’s no simple answer.

Use of bleach in the flour industry poses a lesson for cannabis producers

Cannabis Life Network

Is mass gluten consumption the root cause of celiac disease, or is heavily processed food, such as bleached flour a culprit? (1, 1, 2) Perhaps the answer to this question can teach licensed cannabis processors and cultivators (LPs) a lesson about respecting the plant.

The Law Is An Ass … Yes But Monogram’s “Advocacy” Smacks Of Sensationalism

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the story from Ad News (see below italics) Carter has every right to point out that anti – cannabis… Read More. The post The Law Is An Ass … Yes But Monogram’s “Advocacy” Smacks Of Sensationalism first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Cannabis Law News

Bad or brilliant timing? The Chillwack cannabis retailer that opened as Covid hit

Cannabis Life Network

Opening a business at the beginning of a pandemic is likely far from any entrepreneur’s business plan. But for this brick-and-mortar cannabis store in Chilliwack, despite some initial hurdles, it couldn’t have been a better time for business.

Law Firm Barclay Damon Launches Cannabis Podcast Hosted By Aleece Burgio

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the press release we received today March 2, 2021—Barclay Damon has launched its first podcast series, Barclay Damon Live:… Read More. The post Law Firm Barclay Damon Launches Cannabis Podcast Hosted By Aleece Burgio first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Cannabis Law News

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Decriminalized Possession of Hard Drugs Takes Effect in Oregon

Veriheal

Oregon has a powerful history as a leader in cannabis reform.

Alert – Maine: State Marijuana Regulators Propose Medical Rules to Mirror State Law

Cannabis Law Report

Virtual public hearing scheduled for March 22, 2021. AUGUSTA – Today, the state’s cannabis regulators at the Office of Marijuana… Read More. The post Alert – Maine: State Marijuana Regulators Propose Medical Rules to Mirror State Law first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

CannabizTeam Opens New Offices in Newark

SpeedWeed

<![CDATA[. CDATA[. NEWARK, N.J., March 2, 2021 – PRESS RELEASE – CannabizTeam , a cannabis-focused executive search and staffing firm, announced the opening of its new offices in Newark, New Jersey. Newark is CannabizTeam’s 10th office location in the U.S.,

Alaska: Gov Dunleavy Appoints Klinkhart As Permanent Director of the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office

Cannabis Law Report

The press release reads March 1, 2021 March 1, 2021 (Anchorage, AK) – Governor Mike Dunleavy today appointed Glen Klinkhart… Read More. The post Alaska: Gov Dunleavy Appoints Klinkhart As Permanent Director of the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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Answer of the Day for Mar 3, 2021

TheAnswerPage

What are the effects of cannabis-based therapies on oxaliplatin-induced peripheral neuropathy among oncology patients? The results of a retrospective study indicated that the rate of neuropathy was reduced among patients treated with cannabis-based therapies and oxaliplatin.

Is Schumer Setting Himself Up For A Battle With Biden Over Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

Another great report from Marijuana Moment after yesterday’s comments on Harris now towing the Biden line on regulated cannabis. MM… Read More. The post Is Schumer Setting Himself Up For A Battle With Biden Over Cannabis first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

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Who Will Win Cannabis Licenses in Georgia?

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New Jersey Branch of NAACP Tells Murphy… Not Good Enough

Cannabis Law Report

NJ.com reports Gov. Phil Murphy last week announced his final appointees to the Cannabis Regulatory Commission. But among five commissioners… Read More. The post New Jersey Branch of NAACP Tells Murphy… Not Good Enough first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

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Don Frye, Greg Wilson, and Sean McCorkle | MMA Roasted #603

SpeedWeed

Don Frye, Greg Wilson, and Sean McCorkle | MMA Roasted #603 Sponsored by SpeedWeed. On this episode of The MMA Roasted Podcast, Adam and the crew preview UFC 259.

Good To See Cannabis Production & Water Issues Getting Coverage On Big End Of Town Cannabis Press

Cannabis Law Report

Good to see that MJ Biz have run this as a headline story today. Marijuana cultivators should rethink how they… Read More. The post Good To See Cannabis Production & Water Issues Getting Coverage On Big End Of Town Cannabis Press first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

Proposed bill would allow medical marijuana cooperatives in Maine – Cannabis Business Executive

SpeedWeed

A bill that would let Maine’s small medical marijuana providers form cooperatives is running into resistance from opponents who say it could result in large operations that would be exempt from local regulations.

New Zealand: Section 25 Of NZ’s Medicines Act Causing Chaos Says Country’s Medical Cannabis Council

Cannabis Law Report

Essentially section 25 is allowing unfettered importation of medical cannabis from overseas and the Council says… Currently there is less… Read More.

Vape Company Puffco Teams Up With The Comedy Store To Present Drive-In Stand-Up Shows

SpeedWeed

The vaping brand Puffco announced Tuesday a partnership with a Los Angeles comedy institution to produce a series of events in the shadow of an iconic southern California venue.

Press Release: Washington Sate – Gov. Inslee Appoints David Postman as Chair of the Liquor and Cannabis Board

Cannabis Law Report

OLYMPIA – The Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB) today announces that Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed David Postman as Chair… Read More. The post Press Release: Washington Sate – Gov. Inslee Appoints David Postman as Chair of the Liquor and Cannabis Board first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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From GrubHub To Cannabis: An Entrepreneur’s Life-Long Bet On Home Deliveries

SpeedWeed

“This is my life,” says cannnabis industry CEO Adam Berk. And it is true: Berk is in fact passionate about his job. He has always been.

March 3 2021: Aleece Burgio – Barclay Damon Law Firm Presents Podcasts & Video Updates

Cannabis Law Report

… Read More. The post March 3 2021: Aleece Burgio – Barclay Damon Law Firm Presents Podcasts & Video Updates first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Cannabis Law TV

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Washington state taps new chair of cannabis regulatory board

SpeedWeed

Washington state’s marijuana regulatory agency has a new executive. David Postman was appointed chair of the state’s Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB) by Gov. Jay Inslee. Postman, who served as Inslee’s chief of staff from December 2015 until Nov.