March, 2022

Product Safety Recalls - Vape Cartridges

Americans for Safe Access

The issue of adulterants in cannabis vape products has once again resurfaced as the Pennsylvania Office of Medical Marijuana issued a notice to medical cannabis patients on February 4, 2022 advising them of a recall of over 500 different products containing substances not suitable for inhalation.

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New Mexico: Adult-Use Marijuana Sales to Begin on Friday

NORML

“A robust, above-ground retail marijuana market is necessary in order to disrupt the unregulated marketplace and to assure that consumers have adequate access to lab-tested, high quality products at competitive prices,” NORML’s Deputy Director Paul Armentano said.

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The origins of weed: How the plant spread across the world

Leafly

Check out the story of cannabis—where it originated, how it spread across the globe, and which cultures used it. Learn how important the plant was to ancient humans and how it continues to be important to humans today. .

CBD for Schizophrenia

Project CBD

Clinical study: CBD can treat schizophrenia as effectively as antipsychotic pharmaceuticals with far fewer side effects

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.

Medical Cannabis and Parkinson’s Disease – Free Guide Published by The Michael J Fox Foundation

Cannabis Life Network

If you are looking for information on Parkinson’s disease and the use of medical cannabis, look no further. The Michael J Fox Foundation For Parkinson’s Research just published an extremely comprehensive guide on the subject. Even better, it’s free.

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6 Most Popular Cannabis Consumption Methods

Cannabis Law Report

With the cannabis industry growing at an unprecedented rate, people are spoilt of choice with the consumption methods and brands. No particular way of using cannabis is the best. Everybody’s needs and preferences are different. And each method has its pros and cons.

Senate Unanimously Approves Legislation Providing US Attorney General with Greater Say in Cannabis Research Decisions

NORML

My store was robbed on Tuesday. We’re still recovering from the trauma

Leafly

Our store's inability to accept credit cards has left my co-workers staring at the barrel of a gun. Twice. Something's got to change. The post My store was robbed on Tuesday. We’re still recovering from the trauma appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics cannabis crimes cannabis stores

Honoring Women Cannabis Clinicians

Project CBD

Project CBD honors women cannabis clinicians for International Women’s Day

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Hemp Biofuel: What it is, its potential, and why it hasn’t taken off yet

Cannabis Life Network

As one area of focus in transitioning away from fossil fuels, biofuels appeared to have a promising future. Unlike corn or other biomass used for biofuels, Hemp biofuel has not reached its potential highs. What is Hemp biofuel, what is its potential, and why hasn’t it taken off yet?

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Is weed legal in Indonesia?

The Cannigma

Medical: illegal Recreational: illegal. As early as the 10th century, cannabis was reportedly used on the Indonesian island of Java, along with tobacco and opium. Early evidence of cannabis cultivation has been found in the Aceh province in northern Sumatra.

Oklahoma House Has Passed A Psilocybin Decriminalization Bill

Cannabis Law Report

Psychedelic Spotlight reports. Now it’s up to the state’s Senate to consider the bill decriminalizing the possession of psilocybin and authorizing research of the psychedelic for a wide array of medical conditions.

US House of Representatives to Vote on MORE Act Next Week

NORML

Members of the US House of Representatives have announced that they will hold a floor vote next week on the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act. The MORE Act, or H.R.

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Powerful women who love weed and strong strains to smoke in their honor

Leafly

From Rita Marley and Billie Holiday, to Brownie Mary and Queen Victoria, history is full of influential ladies who loved the plant. The post Powerful women who love weed and strong strains to smoke in their honor appeared first on Leafly.

Asthma, COPD & Medical Cannabis

Project CBD

Cannabis, a bronchodilator, has historically been used as treatment for asthma, and scientific studies show that people with respiratory ailments can benefit from non-smokable delivery systems

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Endocannabinoid system deficiency caused by AP-4 failure, treated by CBG

Cannabis Life Network

Endocannabinoids are fatty acids that serve critical functions within all vertebrae. But like other systems in our body, the broad endocannabidiome easily becomes tangled with error. And deficient quantities of these special fats can cause a wealth of malignancies.

Other plants and the endocannabinoid system: exploring beyond cannabis

The Cannigma

Cannabis has done a lot to make the world a better place, from make food and sex better to helping treat children with epilepsy. But perhaps the most miraculous thing that cannabis has done for humanity is help us realize the critical importance of the endocannabinoid system (ECS).

CBD Oil vs. CBD Gummies: Which one is better for sleep?

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabidiol, commonly known as CBD, is a chemical compound found in cannabis plants. It has many health benefits that make it ideal in promoting good health and wellness. CBD is a versatile compound; hence you can find it in several forms. CBD gummies and CBD oil are among the most used by consumers.

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In Memoriam – John Kenneth Zwerling

NORML

One of the most prominent pillars of NORML, going back to the earliest days of our organization, has died. The post In Memoriam – John Kenneth Zwerling appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM john zwerling Key West NORML board of directors NORML Legal Committee

Where to buy weed seeds online in the US

Leafly

To save weed growers the hassle of finding a trustworthy seed source, we played secret shopper at some of the most recommended cannabis seed banks. Here are five of the most trustworthy sources to buy cannabis seeds in the US.

Unusual Animals Help Scientists Probe the ECS

Project CBD

Unusual animals help scientists investigate the root cause of disease and test new treatments by targeting the endocannabinoid system

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How Cannabis Can Treat Arthritis and the Best Strains for your Pains

Cannabis Life Network

Arthritis is one of the most widely seen medical conditions and even though it is mostly experienced by older people, there are better alternatives out there than pharmaceutical pain killers. A typical solution used by many people to ease the pain.

How to make THC hot sauce

The Cannigma

Yield: 32 oz weed hot sauce Prep/cook time: 30 minutes, not including decarboxylation. When you can make anything into a cannabis-infused edible, why stop at brownies and gummies ?

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The Most Common Mistakes of New Cannabis Consumers

Cannabis Law Report

Do you have any prior experience with the usage of medicinal marijuana? Then you’ve already figured out the right and wrong ways to accomplish things. You may also have some questions and worries if you’re new to the realm of medicinal marijuana.

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50 Years Ago Today, Congress’ Own Expert Commission Demanded They Repeal Marijuana Prohibition

NORML

Fifty years ago today, the first and only blue-ribbon committee on marijuana policy formally recommended that Congress repeal federal penalties criminalizing the personal possession of marijuana.

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Israeli Justice Minister signs regulation decriminalizing cannabis possession

Leafly

Fines would be capped at about $150 dollars. The post Israeli Justice Minister signs regulation decriminalizing cannabis possession appeared first on Leafly. Politics decriminalization israel politics

Breaking the Bias

Project CBD

Project CBD honors women cannabis clinicians on International Women’s Day

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Medical Cannabis: A Patient Dosage Guide

United Patients Group

37 states have now legalized cannabis for medical use. In these states, patients with conditions that qualify for medical marijuana treatment can apply for a medical marijuana card that will allow them to purchase marijuana from state legal dispensaries.

Best strains and terpenes for PTSD

The Cannigma

PTSD, short for post-traumatic stress disorder, is a psychiatric disorder that will affect one in 11 people in the US at some point in their life. Though historically PTSD has been minimized or misclassified, it is now increasingly common to treat PTSD with cannabis.

NORML Report Now Published “Marijuana Policies in Legal States”

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana policies in the United States have evolved significantly over time, particularly over the past decade with the passage of adult-use marijuana laws in over one-third of US states.