November, 2020

What Are the Minor Cannabinoids? [A Look at 10 of the Rarer Cannabinoids]

Leafwell

There are lots of chemicals, otherwise known as cannabinoids, found in the cannabis plant. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), cannabidiol (CBD), cannabichromene (CBC), tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV), cannabigerol (CBG) and cannabinol (CBN) are known as the “big six” cannabinoids.

The Clear Winner of Election 2020: Marijuana

NORML

While other results of the election remain hazy, the clear winner on November 3 was marijuana. The post The Clear Winner of Election 2020: Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

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Reviving Hemp in Menominee Country

Project CBD

Native American farmers are asserting their sovereign right to cultivate industrial hemp and THC -rich cannabis on Indian lands

More Women Switch Out Pharmaceuticals For Medical Marijuana

The Fresh Toast

More Women Switch Out Pharmaceuticals For Medical Marijuana. It should come as no surprise that more women than men opt for medical marijuana as a replacement for prescription drugs. The post More Women Switch Out Pharmaceuticals For Medical Marijuana appeared first on The Fresh Toast.

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.

Congressional Action for Veteran Medical Cannabis Patients

Americans for Safe Access

In the wake of the election many patients have questions about the priorities of the incoming Congress. million cannabis patients across the country are stuck under conflicting federal and state cannabis policy, with veterans comprising the largest contingent of them.

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Which States Have Medical Marijuana Card Reciprocity?

Leafwell

Before we get into the nitty-gritty, first we must ask (and answer), “What is medical marijuana card reciprocity?”

New Jersey: Attorney General Issues Directive Halting Low-Level Marijuana Prosecutions

NORML

“Fairness demands that we suspend prosecution of marijuana possession-related cases while we await direction from the Legislature on the parameters for decriminalization of marijuana and legalization of regulated adult-use cannabis.".

Cannabis & Schizophrenia: A Conspiracy of Causality

Project CBD

Does cannabis use cause psychosis or does latent psychosis drive cannabis use

8 Things You Didn’t Know Could Be Made From Hemp

Cannabis Life Network

Hemp is a variety of the cannabis Sativa plant, which is known as a good source of industrial fiber, as well as oils and medicine. CBD products that are slowly entering the mainstream market also come from hemp, and more and more users are vouching for the benefits that they reap from it.

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Congressional Action for Veteran Medical Cannabis Patients

Americans for Safe Access

In the wake of the election many patients have questions about the priorities of the incoming Congress. million cannabis patients across the country are stuck under conflicting federal and state cannabis policy, with veterans comprising the largest contingent of them.

Record number of Americans support marijuana legalization, poll finds

Leafly

68% say it should be legalized, a new Gallup poll reveals. The post Record number of Americans support marijuana legalization, poll finds appeared first on Leafly. Politics cannabis legalization marijuana legalization polls

What Are Synthetic Cannabinoids (SCBs)? The Potential Benefits and Dangers

Leafwell

The Basics: What Are Synthetic Cannabinoids (SCBs)? Synthetic cannabinoids are a class of man-made molecules that bind to the same receptors in our bodies (CB1 and CB2 receptors) as natural cannabinoids. Synthetic cannabinoids are commonly referred to as SCBs.

Virginia: Governor Says “The Time Has Come to Legalize Marijuana”

NORML

“Governor Northam has always been thoughtful in his approach to cannabis policy. We look forward to continuing our work with the administration and the legislature to 'get this right.". The post Virginia: Governor Says “The Time Has Come to Legalize Marijuana” appeared first on NORML.

Hemp & Native American Sovereignty

Project CBD

Native American farmers are asserting their sovereign right to cultivate industrial hemp and THC -rich cannabis on Indian lands

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Cooking With Cannabis 101 – Cinnamon Buns With Cream Cheese Icing

Cannabis Life Network

Welcome back to another episode of Cooking with Cannabis 101, this week we’ll be going over how to make cannabis cinnamon buns with cream cheese icing. For this recipe, we’ll be using Cannabis Butter. To learn how to make Cannabis Butter, click here.

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Medical Cannabis Patients and Adult-Use Consumers Won Big on Election Night: But What Does This Really Mean for Patients

Americans for Safe Access

While many 2020 general election results remain a mystery until all votes are counted, voters were clear in expressing their support for all five statewide cannabis ballot initiatives offered this cycle.

Mississippi just legalized medical marijuana. Here’s what happens next

Leafly

Patients will be able to apply for medical marijuana cards in the summer of 2021. The post Mississippi just legalized medical marijuana. Here’s what happens next appeared first on Leafly. Politics Election 2020 medical marijuana mississippi

Soil vs. Hydroponics vs Aquaponics: What’s the Best Cannabis Growing Medium?

Leafwell

To put it simply, there is not necessarily any “best” growing medium. Some people prefer one over others, whilst others like to switch between soil, hydroponic and aquaponic grows depending upon personal preferences and circumstances.

House Leadership Announces Vote On MORE Act To End Marijuana Prohibition Will Take Place Next Week

NORML

House Leadership today posted notice for Congressional consideration of the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act, HR 3884, which ends the federal prohibition of cannabis. The MORE Act is scheduled for a floor vote next week.

CBD Dentistry

Project CBD

CBD and other plant cannabinoids have a promising future in oral hygiene

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Anxiety Amid the Pandemic: How Cannabis and Realm of Caring Can Help with Heather Jackson, RoC Co-Founder and Board President

Cannabis Law Report

I remember several milestones. I remember when we hit serving 4000 individuals and families and thinking that is 100 times what we used to serve … Read More.

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Study: Marijuana Decreases Migraine Pain

CannaMD

For those who suffer from migraine pain, the excruciating condition can be completely debilitating, impossible to manage without a dark room, a cool cloth over the eyes, and sublime silence.

Montana just voted to legalize marijuana. Here’s what happens next

Leafly

It'll be legal to possess and enjoy cannabis on Jan. 1, 2021. Stores will open in Jan. The post Montana just voted to legalize marijuana. Here’s what happens next appeared first on Leafly. Politics adult-use cannabis Election 2020 legalization Montana

Did the Green Wave Lead to a Blue Wave for the Democrats?

Leafwell

November 3, 2020 saw a “green wave” across the US, where several states legalized recreational and/or medical marijuana.

Virginia: Legislation to Bar Police from Using Marijuana Odor to Stop or Search Takes Effect Early 2021

NORML

This is another victory for commonsense marijuana law reform in Virginia. The post Virginia: Legislation to Bar Police from Using Marijuana Odor to Stop or Search Takes Effect Early 2021 appeared first on NORML. Legislative Update Virginia 2020 odor search Virginia NORML

Growing a Cannabis Economy on White Earth

Project CBD

Ojibwe tribal leader Winona LaDuke advocates for cannabis cultivation as part of an Indigenous Green New Deal

Useful Marijuana Strain Types That Will Help You Relax Better

Cannabis Life Network

A recent study conducted in 2018 showed that the use of cannabis is on the rise globally, with the United States having the most significant percentage of cannabis smokers. Statistics have estimated the cannabis industry to be worth seven billion dollars.

Lawsuit alleges Folium Biosciences dumped up to 300,000 gallons of ethanol on land surrounding hemp extraction facility

Cannabis Law Report

A Colorado CBD wholesale company is accused of dumping large amounts of ethanol into the ground outside a leased factory space and also into the … Read More.

Election 2020: Cannabis legalization results and live coverage

Leafly

Leafly's live rolling coverage of Election Day 2020: up-to-the-minute results, field reports, quotes, analysis, and lots of funny bits. The post Election 2020: Cannabis legalization results and live coverage appeared first on Leafly.

PAMMEC: Helping People Learn More About Medical Marijuana

Leafwell

The Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Education Center, or PAMMEC, seeks to teach people about the medical and therapeutic aspects of medical cannabis. This is something Leafwell is passionate about as well, so we had a chat with Theresa Nightingale and Emmett Nelson, who are PAMMEC’s founders.