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.

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

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.

BREAKING: Mexican Supreme Court Legalizes Individual Adult Cannabis Use

HarrisBricken

In a historic session yesterday afternoon, the Mexican Supreme Court voted to issue a General Declaration of Unconstitutionality (the “Declaration”) of the General Health Law’s prohibition on individual adult (recreational) cannabis use.

The most common reasons people get medical marijuana cards: 2021 edition

The Cannigma

On July 1st, 2021, new cannabis legalization are going into effect in Connecticut, New Mexico, and Virginia, just a couple days after a recreational cannabis legalization measure went into effect in South Dakota. Nearly half of all Americans now live in states where cannabis is legal for adult use.

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.

Sex: I Want to Want It

Project CBD

Cannabis can help menopausal women rekindle their sexual desire

Poll: 92 Percent of Americans Say Marijuana Should Be Legal Under Certain Circumstances

NORML

Ninety-two percent of those surveyed favored either partially or fully legalizing marijuana. Only eight percent of respondents opposed legalization. The post Poll: 92 Percent of Americans Say Marijuana Should Be Legal Under Certain Circumstances appeared first on NORML.

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.”

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.

Hemp Industries Association Urges Regulation, Not Prohibition, of Delta-8 THC

HarrisBricken

For the past year, my colleagues and I have written extensively on the murky legality of Delta-8 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). We have covered everything from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)’s position on “synthetically derived THC” to the growing number of state bans.

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Connecticut legalizes marijuana, becoming 19th state to regulate adult use

Leafly

Starting July 1, it's legal to possess up to 1.5 ounces. Retail sales are expected to start in May 2022. The post Connecticut legalizes marijuana, becoming 19th state to regulate adult use appeared first on Leafly. Politics adult-use legalization connecticut marijuana legalization Ned Lamont

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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Five Fathers of Legal Modern Medical Cannabis

Leafwell

Father’s Day is that time of year when the Internet swells with gift guides for Dad and social media pictures of Pops when he was a young, trim, cool guy unhampered by children.

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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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Breaking News! Brazil Moves Toward Cannabis Legalization

HarrisBricken

On Tuesday, June 8, the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies’ Special Commission very narrowly approved a bill authorizing cannabis cultivation for medicinal, veterinary, scientific, and industrial use.

Best cannabis strains of summer 2021

Leafly

Elite Lemon OZ Kush from Wonderbrett; classic Strawberry Cough; and 23 more. The post Best cannabis strains of summer 2021 appeared first on Leafly.

Dr. Mikuriya's Medicine

Project CBD

Trailblazing U.S. physician Tod Mikuriya rediscovered the forgotten medical history of cannabis, and he sought to restore cannabis to its proper place in the Western pharmacopeia

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

Best Marijuana Strains for Summer 2021

Leafwell

Now, we know that the term “strains” is a bit of a misnomer in this day and age, and it would be more accurate to call strains “cultivars” or “chemovars” (or “varietals”) – basically, marijuana plants grown for a specific characteristic, in particular cannabinoids and terpenes.

Canadian Cannabis Market: Decoding The Facts and Figures

Cannabis Law Report

Editors Note: This is a guest post. . October 17, 2018, was the day when Canada approved recreational cannabis as per the Canada Act. But it saw a loss in the market value initially and was waiting eagerly for Cannabis 2.0. . And guess what?

‘The most meaningful cannabis reform in decades’: Experts weigh in on new DEA rules

The Cannigma

For more than 50 years, if you wanted to do cannabis research in the United States, federal law said you had to get the cannabis from the University of Mississippi.

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