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The Potential Of CBD And Cannabis Within The Anxiety And Autism Community

The Fresh Toast

With the stigma of cannabis fading by the day, more families are exploring treatments that are more accessible and less pharmaceutical. Continue reading The Potential Of CBD And Cannabis Within The Anxiety And Autism Community at The Fresh Toast.

What Is the MORE Act, and How Could It Change Marijuana Policy Forever?


Click here to send a message to your Representative now! The MORE Act, which was introduced to the US Congress last month, would completely decriminalize marijuana at the federal level.

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‘Too costly, not enough evidence it works’, says UK in blow to cannabis campaigners

Cannabis Law Report

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. AUTHOR: Mark Taylor. PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. Cannabis treatments are too expensive and do not come with enough test evidence to be effective, UK authorities have said.

Two Weeks In, Louisiana’s Medical Marijuana Program Is Thriving


More than 5,000 patients are now being served by the state's nine dispensaries. The post Two Weeks In, Louisiana’s Medical Marijuana Program Is Thriving appeared first on Leafly. Politics louisiana medical marijuana

Comments to the Food & Drug Administration on CBD and Cannabis

Project CBD

Read Project CBD ’s special report commenting on cannabis science to the FDA

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Federal Report: Youth Marijuana Use Steadily Declining


The self-reported use of marijuana by teenagers continues to decline nationally, according to federal data reported by the United States Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

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California Cannabis Tax Revenue Approaches $1 Million per Day


Receipts from April through June total $74 million as legal industry expands. The post California Cannabis Tax Revenue Approaches $1 Million per Day appeared first on Leafly. Politics California legalization taxes

Businesses grow around NM medical cannabis producers

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

As New Mexico lawmakers try to come up with a legislative proposal to legalize recreational cannabis that might ease the apprehension of some of their colleagues, there is already a group of business owners already laying the groundwork for a post-legalization world.

Arizona NORML, Partners File 2020 Statewide Legalization Initiative


A coalition of activist groups, including Arizona NORML, the Drug Policy Alliance, and the state chapter of the ACLU, have filed language with the Secretary of State seeking to legalize the adult use and dispensing of cannabis.

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Georgia

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp.

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Cannabis Smell Isn’t Probable Cause, Maryland Court Rules


If you’re lighting up in Maryland, you can forget the Febreze. The state’s Court of Appeals has ruled that smelling cannabis isn't grounds for police to search and arrest a person. The post Cannabis Smell Isn’t Probable Cause, Maryland Court Rules appeared first on Leafly.

Weedmaps to stop advertising unlicensed pot businesses

Cannabis Life Network

LOS ANGELES — The major online pot shop directory and cannabis marketplace Weedmaps announced this Wednesday that it will no longer allow black-market businesses to advertise on its site. The decision will undoubtably boost California’s efforts to rein in its vast illegal market.

California: Hospitalizations Linked to Use of Unregulated Vapor Cartridges


California health officials have identified a link between the use of unregulated vapor cartridges and patients seeking hospitalization for respiratory distress. In each of the cases, patients presented symptoms of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome and possessed a history of consuming either THC or CBD extracts via the use of unlicensed vapor cartridges.

What Are the Key Differences Between Aquaponics and Aeroponics?

Leaf Science

Alternative growing systems are becoming widely popular in the dry herb industry. With aquaponics and aeroponics both fighting to reach the top spot, it is high time you understand the differences between these systems.

North Carolina House OKs Ban on Smokable Hemp


Law enforcement wants smokable hemp banned because it looks and smells the same— making it otherwise impossible to differentiate during police stops. The post North Carolina House OKs Ban on Smokable Hemp appeared first on Leafly. Politics Hemp laws legalization legislation north carolina smoking

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FBI Sting Catches Cannabis Stock Manipulators: PotNetwork Holdings Exposed

Cannabis Law Report

By Teri Buhl. Three South Florida men have been arrested as part of a ring of cannabis stock manipulators by the Northern Ohio Department of Justice.

How to Get a Credit Union Account for Your Hemp Business

Canna Law Blog

Commercial marijuana activity remains a federal crime, and the Bank Secrecy Act (“BSA”) generally prohibits financial institutions from accepting marijuana-generated dollars.

Knotweed Extract: A Natural Pesticide

Cannabis Life Network

With so many chemical and “biological” pesticides, you might ask if there is anything more natural available? During this series, there has been one more addition. It’s an extract of a plant related to the Japanese invasive species – Knotweed.

How Reliable Are Cannabis Strain Names?


This that Blue Dream you're smoking really Blue Dream? Analyzing data from our lab partners, we figure out which strains are actually what they say they are. The post How Reliable Are Cannabis Strain Names? appeared first on Leafly. Science & Tech strains

Is CBD Water A Passing Fad?

Leaf Science

CBD water will certainly be on the market for many years to come. Usually food and drink items that reach this level of popularity are available for long after they were invented. Think of the invention of diet soda. Is it still on the market?

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Grading the Democratic Presidential Candidates on Marijuana: Andrew Yang

Canna Law Blog

Every Saturday, we have been running a series of blog posts that take a close look at the Democratic Party candidates for President in 2020. We examine each candidate’s historic approach to marijuana law and policy, and we also canvas their current respective stances on marijuana.

Oregon Mother Who Wants to Treat Daughter’s Cancer With CBD Oil Instead of Surgery Turns Herself In to Police

Cannabis Law Report

A Clackamas County judge has ruled, however, that she wouldn’t stand in the way of Kylee receiving surgery to remove the tumor — despite Kylee and her mother’s objections. “I’m I’m not a doctor,” said Judge Heather Karabeika. “I

Wasn’t the DEA Going to Let Others Grow Research-Grade Cannabis?


Yes, it was. So why has the agency delayed applications? Sue Sisley demands an answer, and the courts agree with her. The post Wasn’t the DEA Going to Let Others Grow Research-Grade Cannabis? appeared first on Leafly. Science & Tech DEA nida research

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42 operators chosen to apply for Ontario pot stores licences in second lottery

Cannabis Life Network

TORONTO — Ontario has selected 42 operators who can apply to run the next wave of cannabis shops in the province. But some analysts say the new pot stores still won’t be enough to combat pot sold on the black market.

An Update on California’s Proposed Hemp and CBD Laws

Canna Law Blog

California’s legislature introduced a potentially game-changing hemp-derived cannabidiol (“Hemp CBD”) bill in January 2019: Assembly Bill 228 (“AB-228”). For those of you who aren’t familiar with AB-228, see my posts here , here , here , and here.

Will South Dakota Really Sentence Colorado Man For 36 Years For What He Says Was Hemp Delivery

Cannabis Law Report

Rapid City Journal reports……… A Colorado man who says he was delivering legal hemp to Minnesota is facing up to 36 years in prison after being arrested last month in Jackson County by South Dakota troopers who accused him of possessing and selling marijuana. .

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How to Qualify for Medical Cannabis in Louisiana


How do I do it? Is it easy? What do I need to know going into this process? Do I even qualify? Those questions will be answered below in this step-by-step guide. The post How to Qualify for Medical Cannabis in Louisiana appeared first on Leafly. Health how to louisiana medical marijuana pharmacies

Huge Victory for the Legal Marijuana Market as WeedMaps Stops Featuring Unlicensed Dispensaries


Anyone who purchases marijuana likely at least heard of WeedMaps. This handy website and mobile app gives users access to prices, strains and locations of virtually any dispensary in the world. But therein lies the problem.

California Cannabis: Preparing for Phase 3 Licensing in L.A. on September 3rd

Canna Law Blog

The final countdown is on for Round 1, Phase 3 retail licensing in Los Angeles. On September 3rd at 10 a.m., the L.A. Department of Cannabis Regulation (DCR) will open the flood gates to would-be Round 1 applicants.

Illinois: IDPH making effort to get it right on medical cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. AUTHOR: “Jordan Zoot. “ aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s “. PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. IDPH Making Effort – we are somewhat pleasantly SHOCKED and SURPRISED that the Illinois Dept.

State Supreme Court Adds Another Obstacle to Legal California Cannabis


A new ruling out of the California Supreme Court this week will create yet another obstacle to the expansion of legal cannabis, at a time when more than half of the state's cities and counties still ban retail stores.