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Four Reasons Why the MORE Act Vote Is a Really Big Deal

NORML

Here are four reasons why the upcoming House floor vote on The MORE Act will mark an important and significant milestone in the history of marijuana law reform. The post Four Reasons Why the MORE Act Vote Is a Really Big Deal appeared first on NORML.

Does Weed Make You Lose Weight?

Leafwell

To lose weight? I thought cannabis gave you the munchies!” Yes, the idea that cannabis could help a person lose weight is a strange one to many people, yet there could be some good reasons as to why this is the case. In fact, evidence shows marijuana users are less likely to be overweight.

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Top 5 Key Takeaways from the 2020 State of the States Report

Americans for Safe Access

Every year, Americans for Safe Access spends months comparing every medical cannabis program in the United States with the purpose of analyzing what each program is doing well, where it is failing, and how the state program can improve to best serve the needs of patients.

Cannabis cowboys: A 900-mile trip with Montana’s marijuana legalization campaign

Leafly

To ask Montanans about marijuana legalization, Leafly's writer road-tripped with Pepper and Ted. "We We are gonna get wreckt towards an artistic and political purpose.". The post Cannabis cowboys: A 900-mile trip with Montana’s marijuana legalization campaign appeared first on Leafly.

Nebraska: Supreme Court Invalidates Proposed 2020 Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative

NORML

The Nebraska Supreme Court issued an opinion this afternoon finding that the initiative’s language violated the state’s single subject rule requirement. The post Nebraska: Supreme Court Invalidates Proposed 2020 Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative appeared first on NORML.

How Long Does THC Stay in Your System?

Leafwell

There are four main factors that determine how long THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) stays in your system: How much THC you have taken. How regularly you use THC. The method by which you take THC. The other cannabinoids and terpenes that you combine THC with.

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Nebraska high court kills 2020 medical marijuana initiative

Leafly

Prohibitionists knock legalization off the Nov. 3 ballot, using an obscure technicality. The post Nebraska high court kills 2020 medical marijuana initiative appeared first on Leafly. Politics court ruling Election 2020 legalization medical marijuana legalization nebraska

Key Congressional Committee Advances Legislation to Facilitate Clinical Research Studies Using State-Authorized Marijuana Products

NORML

"The reality that most high-schoolers have easier access to cannabis than do our nation’s top scientists is the height of absurdity and an indictment of the current system.”.

Finding Your Best Local Dispensary

Leafwell

Finding the best local dispensary is an important step for a medical marijuana patient. The dispensary is not only where you’ll get your product but could also be a valuable source of support and guidance as you learn more about medical marijuana and how it can improve your health and wellbeing.

Cheech & Chong’s Lifetime Tango Spurs New Retail Partnership Aimed At The Customer & Close Relationships With Growers & Dispensary Partners

Cannabis Law Report

One quiet press announcement over this past pandemic summer has cheered us up to no end, and we all certainly need some good news on … Read More.

The Oregon Fires and Cannabis

Canna Law Blog

Wildfires are ravaging Oregon, Washington and California. They are truly terrible. Here in Oregon, a full 500,000 residents have been evacuated as I write this blog post on the evening of September 9. Portland smells like burning ash and the suburbs are in evacuation protocols. It’s awful even here.

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A Founder Looks at 50: Some Early, Unexpected Supporters of Marijuana Decriminalization

NORML

Of the several experts who were part of our regular “road show” at NORML during the 1970s, I wanted to focus today on two of them who were both unexpected and wonderfully effective -- Dr. Dorthy Whipple and former DEA Deputy Director John Finlator.

Finding Your Best Local Medical Cannabis Dispensary

Leafwell

Finding the best local dispensary is an important step for a medical marijuana patient. The dispensary is not only where you’ll get your product but could also be a valuable source of support and guidance as you learn more about medical marijuana and how it can improve your health and wellbeing.

Introducing New Series: Ask An Expert with Dr. Markus Roggen, PhD

Cannabis Life Network

One day, we got really really baked and started asking each other some really big questions… Were the people who lived during the 1800s smoking lots of weed? If you go to bed really stoned, why can’t you seem to remember your dreams? The curiosity was unbearable and it couldn’t be abided.

ICYMI: Here Comes California-Certified “Comparable-to-Organic” Cannabis

Canna Law Blog

Due to the federal illegality of cannabis, cannabis businesses don’t receive normal treatment from the federal government (with maybe one or two exceptions, like the NLRB and the 2014 FinCEN guidance for access to financial institutions).

NORML Remembers Kevin Zeese

NORML

"While he is no longer with us, Kevin's dedication to the fight against our failed war on drugs will not be forgotten.". The post NORML Remembers Kevin Zeese appeared first on NORML. Legalization Common Sense for Drug Policy Drug Policy Alliance Kevin Zeese

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Marijuana Microdosing Study Confirms Pain Benefits

CannaMD

When it comes to cannabis dosing, more isn’t always better. In fact, the very best dose of cannabis might be the dose you don’t immediately feel at all! That’s according to a study put out by Syque Medical , a Tel Aviv-based medical cannabis company.

Weed Wordsearch – Smoking Cannabis

Cannabis Life Network

Today’s Weed Wordsearch is all about smoking cannabis! WHEN YOU FIND A WORD: Click on the first and last letter to cross it off the list! The post Weed Wordsearch – Smoking Cannabis appeared first on Latest Cannabis News Today - Headlines, Videos & Stocks.

Hemp-CBD: USDA Reopens Commenting for 30 Days on Interim Hemp Rule

Canna Law Blog

Everyone in the hemp industry knows that last fall the U.S. Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) released its interim hemp rules governing the production of hemp.

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Virginia: Marijuana-related Bills Advance During Special Legislative Session

NORML

Included in legislation being considered this special session are a number marijuana-related objectives which have advanced in both the Senate and House of Delegates thus far. The post Virginia: Marijuana-related Bills Advance During Special Legislative Session appeared first on NORML.

We Woz Cheated ……Former CannaRegs Investors (employees) File Securities Fraud Lawsuit After $10 Million Acquisition

Cannabis Law Report

Not exactly a good look for a company that is supposedly all about compliance, rules, regulations and the like. Essentially it is alleged Amanda Ostrowitz … Read More.

5 Science Approved Ways To Break Your Bad Habits

Cannabis Life Network

If you refresh Instagram every half hour or spend too much time binge-watching Netflix, here are 5 science approved ways to break your bad habits. The Science Behind A Bad Habit To understand why we develop bad habits, it’s important to first get a grasp on the concept of reward-based learning.

Washington Cannabis: Who is a True Party of Interest Under the New Rule?

Canna Law Blog

At long last, the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (“LCB”) has finished revising its “True Party of Interest” rule (TPI). This process started way back in August of 2018 and after many revisions and multiple legislative changes.

How Long Does It Take Your Body To Metabolize MMJ Via These 6 Common Dosing Methods?

MMJ Recs

Medical marijuana has become a very popular treatment for many different physical and psychological conditions. MMJ is now legal in most states , which means a large majority of Americans are able to enjoy its benefits.

Document: Principles for the responsible legal regulation of cannabis – International Drug Policy Consortium

Cannabis Law Report

Executive Summary In recent years, discussions on the legal regulation of drugs – and in particular of cannabis – have moved in from the margins … Read More.

4 crucial ways to survive as an independent rapper

Cannabis Life Network

Learn four ways to survive as an independent rapper, artist or musician in 2020. Learn about how self-reliance and delegation can go a long way.

Oregon Cannabis Real Estate Sales

Canna Law Blog

Buying and selling Oregon cannabis properties can be pretty interesting. We have helped negotiate and paper a ton of these sales going back to 2015 or so.

CBD Has Been Shown to Increase Blood Flow in Regions of the Brain Linked to Memory

Veriheal

New research from the researchers at the University College London has provided evidence that the cannabis compound called cannabidiol (CBD) can increase blood flow in regions of the brain linked to memory.

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Press Release: LAVVAN, Inc. Files $881 Million Federal Lawsuit Against Amyris, Inc. For Patent Infringement and Trade Secret Misappropriation

Cannabis Law Report

Lavvan say in the release Lawsuit Alleges Amyris Wrongfully Used Intellectual Property Licensed Exclusively to LAVVAN and Misappropriated Trade Secrets to Compete Against Its Partner … Read More. The post Press Release: LAVVAN, Inc. Files 1 Million Federal Lawsuit Against Amyris, Inc.

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A Night Of Music “For The Yutes” In Jamaica, September 9th, 2020

Cannabis Life Network

In collaboration with Studio710, Creed Taylor and Oki Freshwater will be live-streaming a night of music to benefit kids in Jamaica, September 9th, 2020. The charity concert aims to raise funds for masks, sanitizers, and back to school supplies for a community school in Mandeville, Jamaica.

2020 California Cannabis Bill Round-Up

Canna Law Blog

Due to coronavirus, what normally would have been a pretty robust legislative session in the California Assembly for new cannabis bills was generally underwhelming. The set-up is markedly different than the 2020 session, where there were over 30 cannabis-related bills. Nevertheless, here we are.

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