April, 2019

Records reveal discussions about how state may monitor medical cannabis growth

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) has until August to decide how much medical cannabis producers are allowed to grow at any given time.

Pregnancy Complications: Can Cannabis Harm a Fetus?

Project CBD

Project CBD submitted this public comment, composed by Adrian Devitt-Lee, to California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment ( OEHHA ), which administers the Proposition 65 Program.

Unions Blowing Smoke with "Green Lung" Myth

MJ Business Attorneys

What is ‘green lung’? Is cultivating marijuana to blame, or something else?

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My Legislation On Veterans Cannabis Access Was Just Heard

NORML

A poll commissioned by the American Legion showed that more than 1 in 5 veterans self-reported using marijuana to alleviate a medical or physical condition.

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Knocking Off Menopause Symptoms The CBD Way

Leafwell

Guest article by Tricia Blake Over the years, humanity has been wrangling over medical cannabis. There are still many studies that need to be done to prove cannabis’s efficacy, but the signs are promising for a whole host of conditions.

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Cannabis Topicals: DIY 3-Ingredient Whipped Marijuana Body Butter

Cannabis Cheri

?. You are not going to believe how quick and easy it is to make this luxurious whipped marijuana body butter! And how little it takes to make it, just 3 simple ingredients: Cannabis. Coconut Oil. Cornstarch or Tapioca Flour. That’s it!

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Pennsylvania Legalization Advocate Pushes Pa. Court To Reclassify

Cannabis Law Report

Thankyou to to Andrew Sacks of Sacks Weston Diamond LLC. for the pointer. Law 360 Reports.

Tips For Finding The Right CBD Extraction Service

Otherside Farms

There is no mistaking that CBD is growing more and more popular. A lot of this is in part due to the past Farm Bill and the new Farm Bill that is currently sitting on President Trump desk right now.

Texas: Marijuana Decriminalization Bill to be Considered on House Floor

NORML

On Thursday, April 25, members of the Texas House of Representatives are scheduled to consider a marijuana decriminalization bill.

How Good Is Cannabis for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)?

Greencamp

Over 2.3 million people around the world live with multiple sclerosis (MS). Here’s whether cannabis can help. Canada is one of the countries with the highest numbers of MS patients. According to MS Society of Canada , 1 in every 385 Canadians lives with this condition.

Smoke Good, Do Good With These Cannabis Products That Give Back

Leafly

Feed the needy, help veterans, heal cancer patients, and more with these vape pens, flower buds, and edibles. The post Smoke Good, Do Good With These Cannabis Products That Give Back appeared first on Leafly. Strains & Products adult-use cannabis California

U.S. regulators plan hearing on growing use of CBD in products

Cannabis Chronicles

NEW YORK — U.S. regulators are planning a public hearing to collect more information on CBD in cosmetics, foods and other products as the cannabis compound spreads in popularity. CBD comes from marijuana or hemp plants but does not cause a high.

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Grupo Flor Builds the Cannabis Industry’s First Commodity Trading Desk

Canna Newswire

Highly vetted platform will connect buyers and sellers of THC and CBD raw materials. SALINAS, Calif. April 1, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Grupo Flor , a multi-national vertical cannabis company, has launched the cannabis industry’s first commodity trading desk.

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Washington Legislators Approve Bill Expunging 69,000 Cannabis Convictions

Cannabis Law Report

Ganjapreneur report… The bill , which originated in the Senate , passed the House in a 69-29 vote on Tuesday and now returns to the Senate for the reconciliation of one amendment added by state representatives.

North Dakota: Governor Signs Medical Cannabis Expansion Laws

NORML

Republican Gov. Doug Burgum signed legislation on Wednesday amending and expanding the state’s nascent medical cannabis access program. House Bill 1283 permits physician assistants to recommend cannabis to qualified patients.

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What are Cannabis Terpenes and How do They Affect Us?

The Marijuana Facts

Would you be able to differentiate between Corn Chowder and Gazpacho? Excellent! It means your senses of smell and taste are working. What you’re sensing in meals, fruits and even cleaning products are terpenes.

10 Cannabis-Fueled Cultural Movements That Changed the Game

Leafly

Artists have been consuming cannabis to get creative for hundreds of years. Check out these cultural movements that embraced the plant and helped shape our modern world. The post 10 Cannabis-Fueled Cultural Movements That Changed the Game appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle Cannabis Culture

Nevada may be forced to reveal marijuana-license criteria

Cannabis Chronicles

LAS VEGAS — Nevada faces complaints about secrecy in awarding licenses to sell marijuana in the state’s booming legal marketplace, boiling over into lawsuits and legislation that appear poised to pry open the process.

Cannabis Club TV (CCTV) Launches HRVST TV in Partnership with GrowGeneration and GreenBroz, Inc. to Bring Educational, Grow-Centric Content into Hydroponic Stores

Canna Newswire

First In-hydro-store Television Network now available in nine states. SANTA CRUZ, Cali. April 17, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Cannabis Club TV (CCTV) is bringing its dispensary television network concept into GrowGeneration (GrowGen) hydroponic stores, offering grow-centric content to customers.

You Can Now Smoke and Buy Weed in Canada

Otherside Farms

Justin Trudeau Government fulfills his electoral promise to authorize the recreational use of weed and will pardon those who are convicted of possession.

Illinois: Cook County State’s Attorney To Expunge Thousands Of Low-Level Cannabis Convictions

NORML

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx has pledged that her office will begin expunging thousands of low-level marijuana convictions in the coming months. Cook County, which includes Chicago, is the second-most populous county in the United States.

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What is the Endocannabinoid Profile and How Does It Heal the Body?

Cannabis Law Report

Not long ago, scientists had no idea that a major body system existed. While studying the way cannabis interacts with the body in the 1900s, scientists found that the compound THC was binding to receptors in a system they had never noticed before.

How to Grow Marijuana Sustainably With Korean Natural Farming

Leafly

Learn about Korean Natural Farming, a set of practices that can be used to grow cannabis sustainably by incorporating and working with nature instead of disrupting it. The post How to Grow Marijuana Sustainably With Korean Natural Farming appeared first on Leafly. Growing growing tips sustainability

Clark County Council delves into marijuana

Cannabis Chronicles

Marijuana is a gateway drug that’s associated with violent crime. But kids in Washington aren’t using the drug at higher rates since it was legalized and it has no conclusive link to mental illness.

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The DeltaPlex to host Inaugural West Michigan Cannabis Expo

Canna Newswire

The first West Michigan Cannabis Expo will be held on October 5 and 6. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. April 24, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – The DeltaPlex Arena is excited to announce the first West Michigan Cannabis Expo on October 5 and 6, 2019.

What’s the Difference Between Different Strains of Medical Marijuana?

Otherside Farms

Since medical marijuana has increased in popularity and availability around the world, it is important to know the difference between the many strains. It is in your best interest to compare different brands and styles before making a purchase. Three Strains.

Report: Adult Use Legalization Associated With Increased Home Values

NORML

The passage of statewide adult use marijuana laws is associated with an immediate uptick in housing prices, according to an assessment published by the online service Clever Real Estate.

Pot or Hemp? Local Police Lack Technology to Tell Difference

Puff Puff Post

PORTLAND, Ore. Federal legalization of hemp arrived in the U.S. late last year and expanded an industry already booming because of the skyrocketing popularity of CBDs, a compound in hemp that many see as a health aid.

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Homeland Security Says Cannabis Users Lack ‘Good Moral Character’

Leafly

More than half of all Americans have tried cannabis. But if you admit to consuming it, ever, the Trump Administration will reject your citizenship application. The post Homeland Security Says Cannabis Users Lack ‘Good Moral Character’ appeared first on Leafly. Politics

Pioneering legal pot states aim to ease rules on industry

Cannabis Chronicles

SEATTLE — When Washington and Colorado launched their pioneering marijuana industries in the face of U.S. government prohibition, they imposed strict rules in hopes of keeping the U.S. Justice Department at bay. Businesses would need to track plants and products with bar codes.