June, 2021

Does cannabis interact with a COVID shot?

Leafly

Is it OK to use CBD or THC pre or post-vaccine for COVID? The post Does cannabis interact with a COVID shot? appeared first on Leafly. Health covid19 drug interactions vaccine

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In legal weed states, employees are failing drug tests at record pace

The Cannigma

The number of employees testing positive for cannabis has soared over the past decade, especially in states with legal recreational marijuana, a recent report found.

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ADHD: Pediatric Anxiety

Project CBD

For cannabis users with ADHD , the need to self-medicate symptoms of adolescent angst is not youthful hedonism

Supreme Court Justice Questions Whether Federal Ban on Marijuana Remains “Proper”

NORML

Justice Clarence Thomas wrote: "If the Government is now content to allow States to act ‘as laboratories’ ‘and try novel social and economic experiments,’ then it might no longer have authority to intrude on ‘[t]he States’ core police powers.

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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.

What Are Cannabis Concentrates or Extracts?

Leafwell

When you’re new to the world of cannabis, you have a whole world of jargon to get to grips with understanding. Not only are there lots of different varieties or “ strains” of cannabis, but also different types of products as well.

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Top 10 Things You Should Know About Cannabis

Americans for Safe Access

While mainstream culture in the U.S. has come to accept cannabis as not the dangerous and addictive substance of after school special legend, general public knowledge about the plant remains fairly low.

Calling all homegrowers: Here are three standout seed strains you’ll want to get to know

Leafly

Check out some exceptional seed strains for your homegrow from Kannabia Seed Company. Grower notes for each strain will help you get the best possible yield. The post Calling all homegrowers: Here are three standout seed strains you’ll want to get to know appeared first on Leafly.

Cannabis for ADHD: An Emerging Therapeutic Option

Project CBD

Many people with ADHD use cannabis for therapeutic relief

Welcome the Three New Legal Marijuana States

NORML

This week marks another critical mile-marker on the road to ending marijuana prohibition in the… The post Welcome the Three New Legal Marijuana States appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM join Legal legalization

Why is it so Hard to Dose Cannabis Edibles?

Leafwell

Americans have purchased a lots of legal cannabis over the last year or so. To be precise, $18 billion worth in 2020.

3 ways to use cannabis for wellness

The Cannigma

Much can be said about the potential of cannabis to improve human health. Scientific studies are being published almost every day showing the potential benefits of cannabis for everything from epilepsy to chronic pain to psoriasis and brain trauma.

An Update on ASA’s Biden-Harris Can Do It! Campaign

Americans for Safe Access

When then presidential candidate Joe Biden released his approach to federal cannabis policy in May of 2020, it marked the first time in history a major party presidential candidate included a cannabis-specific policy goal in their campaign.

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Leafly Buzz: 14 best hash brands of the West

Leafly

Live resins, live rosins, and hash holes, oh my! The post Leafly Buzz: 14 best hash brands of the West appeared first on Leafly.

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Cannabis & Crony Capitalism: From Matt Gaetz to Trulieve

Project CBD

The origins of Trulieve, a major cannabis company, trace back to a nexus of prominent Florida Republicans tied to disgraced Congressman Matt Gaetz

Mexico: Supreme Court Moves to Abolish Laws Prohibiting Personal Use of Marijuana

NORML

"With these actions by the Court, the United States has become an island of federal marijuana prohibition in North America," NORML's Deputy Director Paul Armentano said. The post Mexico: Supreme Court Moves to Abolish Laws Prohibiting Personal Use of Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

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Kyle Kushman Talks Cannabis Cultivation

Leafwell

Growing cannabis is a skill. Just like any living thing, plants need care and attention in order to survive and thrive. Growing cannabis as medicine can be a little tricky but it’s also incredibly rewarding.

5 foods that can affect your high

The Cannigma

Everyone has a favorite album they like to pair with cannabis, a movie they really love to watch when high, or that special secluded spot in town where the view, the breeze, and the simple tranquility of it all can make it the perfect place to smoke a joint.

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Check out the June 2021 Activist Newsletter

Americans for Safe Access

The June 2021 ASA Activist Newsletter is now out. Our lead story is the reintroduction of the MORE Act, the most comprehensive cannabis reform bill ever to go before Congress.

Cannabis lounges are finally legal in Las Vegas—so when will they open?

Leafly

Some may open this winter or next spring. But will they actually make money? The post Cannabis lounges are finally legal in Las Vegas—so when will they open? appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics cannabis cannabis tourism Las Vegas Nevada ounges

Sex: I Want to Want It

Project CBD

Cannabis can help menopausal women rekindle their sexual desire

Rhode Island: Senate Lawmakers Advance Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Bill

NORML

“Rhode Island is an island of prohibition in a sea of legalization.”. The post Rhode Island: Senate Lawmakers Advance Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Bill appeared first on NORML. Legalization legalization legislation Rhode Island Statepolicy

Texas Expands Its Medical Marijuana Program [to Something Slightly More Helpful]

Leafwell

Although Texas has a medical marijuana program, its past rules didn’t look so different from the laws the US has for hemp-derived CBD products. THC content was capped at 0.5%, and only CBD products were available.

Cannabis laws in Germany: Is weed legal?

The Cannigma

Medical: Legal Recreational: Largely decriminalized. Medical cannabis has been legal in Germany since 2017 when the parliament voted unanimously to legalize it and require public health insurers to cover treatment.

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Marijuana Money June 4, 2021

Cannabis Law Report

Markets were closed on Monday in the U.S. for the Memorial Day holiday, so this shortened the trading week.

A Proud Boy claimed marijuana made him storm the Capitol. Stoner Twitter owned him

Leafly

An accused insurrectionist says he 'smoked a significant amount of marijuana' before storming the Capitol. America's stoners set him straight. The post A Proud Boy claimed marijuana made him storm the Capitol. Stoner Twitter owned him appeared first on Leafly.

CBD and Its Entourage

Project CBD

CBD works best in combination with THC and the full spectrum of other cannabis components

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Connecticut Becomes 18th State to Legalize Marijuana for Adults

NORML

“This legislation recognizes that the responsible use of marijuana by adults should not be a crime, and that those who carry the stigma of a criminal record for their past use of cannabis should receive relief.".

Commercial Driving Licenses (CDLs) and Medical Cannabis

Leafwell

Can you be a CDL driver and a medical marijuana user at the same time? The simple answer is “No.”

Does cannabis make women sleep worse?

The Cannigma

Women who regularly use cannabis are more likely to suffer from sleep issues than male cannabis users, a new study has found. The difference, the researchers postulated, could be because women are more sensitive to the effects of cannabis.

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Connecticut Joining Its Neighbors To Fully Legalize Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

Connecticu t’s legalization efforts looked all but certain to fail at the beginning of the week, but now it’s headed to the governor’s desk to be signed into law. Sales could begin in May 2022.