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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.

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.

Quitting Cigarettes? Joints Rolled With CBD Might Help

Leafly

Mellow pre-rolls from Toast, Prism, Willie’s Reserve, Marley Natural, Herba Buena, and Henry’s Originals could blunt nicotine cravings. The post Quitting Cigarettes? Joints Rolled With CBD Might Help appeared first on Leafly. Strains & Products adult-use cannabis California

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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.

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.

Shoppers Drug Mart: Ecommerce platform for medical cannabis in Alberta

Cannabis Life Network

Medical Cannabis by Shoppers Drug Mart (shoppersdrugmart.ca/cannabis) cannabis) allows patients to order directly from a trusted source, provides counselling, strain selection and support BRAMPTON, ON /CNW/ – On Apr. 23, Shoppers Drug Mart expanded its online platform for the sale of medical cannabis to patients in Alberta, providing a single, trusted source for all their cannabis […].

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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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Oregon Cannabis Legislation Update

Cannabis Law Report

Oregon Update . A quick rundown of some of the bills we’ve been tracking so far this year. 1) Export Bill Passes Crucial Committee Vote!

USDA Expressly Legalizes the Importation of Hemp Seed

Canna Law Blog

Here come the hemp seeds! Last Friday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) released a statement, in which the agency clarified that the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill rendered the importation of hemp seeds legal.

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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

Michigan: State Supreme Court Rules Police Search Of Passenger’s Personal Property Is Unconstitutional

NORML

The warrantless search of a passenger’s personal property during a traffic stop is unconstitutional, according to a ruling by the Michigan Supreme Court. The judgement overturns a 2007 decision that barred passengers from challenging similar searches by members of law enforcement.

The Merrill Lynch Cannabis Report

Cannabis Law Report

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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.

Years After Legalization, Maine Releases First Cannabis Industry Rules

Leafly

Residents voted in favor of legalizing marijuana in 2016, but crafting the rules has been a long and sometimes contentious process. The post Years After Legalization, Maine Releases First Cannabis Industry Rules appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics adult-use cannabis legalization Maine regulations

Alabama: Jefferson County Police To Cite, Rather Than Prosecute, Minor Marijuana Violators

NORML

A spokesperson for the Jefferson County (population: 658,000) Sheriff’s Office announced today that local law enforcement will begin citing, rather than arresting, low-level marijuana offenders.

PRELIMINARY DRAFT OF THE RULES GOVERNING MAINE’S ADULT USE MARIJUANA PROGRAM: PDF

Cannabis Law Report

Given the significant public interest in the adult use rules being developed by the Office of Marijuana Policy, a draft copy is being made publicly available to interested parties. This draft is a working document that is subject to further revisions.

The Cannabis Cultural Association Presents Trailer for CannaAbuelo: The Jorge Gavilanes Story, a Short Film focused on Medical Cannabis

Canna Newswire

NEW YORK – April 24, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – In an effort to educate the Latinx community, the Cannabis Cultural Association presents the trailer for the short film titled: CannaAbuelo: The Jorge Gavilanes Story.

New Report Says an Adult-Use Cannabis Industry Could Provide $4 Billion for New York State

Leafly

Despite adult-use cannabis' exclusion from the New York State budget this year, a new report says it could provide the state at least $4 billion. The post New Report Says an Adult-Use Cannabis Industry Could Provide $4 Billion for New York State appeared first on Leafly. Politics adult-use cannabis legalization New York

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/20/19

NORML

Welcome to the 4/20 edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup! I’d like to wish everyone a very Happy Holidaze, and remember to consume responsibly!

Main Differences Between Cannabidiol and Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

There is a great deal of confusion around cannabidiol and people regularly confuse cannabidiol with cannabis. This article aims to explain the differences between the two. Cannabidiol, also known as CBD, is a chemical which is extracted from the cannabis plant.

Mexican Cannabis: The New Legal Landscape

Canna Law Blog

We are committed to keeping our knowledge of international cannabis news current, and as legalized cannabis has become an international reality, our lawyers in Spain and in China are naturally seeing more of this work. Zozayacorrea Sahagu?n

California’s 6 Sweetest Edibles Under $5

Leafly

Sample Dollar Dose lozenges, Altai chocolate coins, Soul Sugar jellies, and Lazy 8 caramels without denting your bank account. The post California’s 6 Sweetest Edibles Under $5 appeared first on Leafly. Strains & Products adult-use cannabis California edibles

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/26/19

NORML

At the state level, Governor Doug Burgum of North Dakota signed a package of bills into law to expand the state’s medical cannabis access program.

Washington: Notice of Withdrawal of Proposed Rules 

Cannabis Law Report

Notice of Withdrawal of Proposed Rules. Acceptable Forms of Identification – Tribal Identification. WSR # 19-07-085. The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board is withdrawing the CR 102 and. proposed revisions to WAC 314-11-025 – Acceptable Forms of Identification.

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National Geographic Teaches You Cannabis 101 in Two Minutes

The Fresh Toast

National Geographic Teaches You Cannabis 101 in Two Minutes If you know absolutely nothing about marijuana, then the recently published video from National Geographic will teach you a lot of the basics in just over two minutes.

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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

Maine: Regulators Moving Forward With Rules to Govern Retail Marijuana Sales

NORML

After multiple delays, regulators are finally moving forward with draft regulations to implement the state’s 2016 voter-approved initiative legalizing the commercial production and retail sale of marijuana. Regulators are now deliberating over a 73-page draft of rules governing the adult use marijuana market. The rules will not be finalized until regulators receive input from the public and they are approved by a majority of lawmakers.

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Hoban Law Attorney Joins FinCanna Advisory Board

Cannabis Law Report

The press release says… Patrick has waged battle on the legal front lines of industrial hemp and general cannabis reform for over two decades. He is based in San Francisco where he served as co-counsel in the seminal HIA v. DEA 2000s cases.

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Why Terpenes Are Vital To Your Cannabinoid Therapy

StrainConnect

ABOUT. RESOURCES. BRANDS. DOWNLOAD. Blog Post. Why Terpenes Are Vital To Your Cannabinoid Therapy. By Rachael Maddison with Bradley Slaughter • 24 Apr, 2019. An intro to terpenes and how they work in hemp and cannabis.

7 Ways to Spark More Joy in Your Cannabis Routine

Leafly

Spring isn’t just an excellent time to organize your closet and clean out your garage, it’s a great time reevaluate your everyday habits—and that includes your cannabis routine. The post 7 Ways to Spark More Joy in Your Cannabis Routine appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle lifestyle

Cannabis & Fitness: An Exercise in Success

NewsMunchies

You too can have moves like Jagger when you incorporate marijuana into your exercise regime. That is according to a new study done by researchers at the University of Colorado. The report published in the medical journal Frontiers in Public Health has found that consuming cannabis may help motivate users to exercise and improve their workouts. Most people who use marijuana report that consuming before or after exercising improves the experience and aids in recovery.

Time To Pull Your M&A Lawyers Into The Cannabis Practice ?

Cannabis Law Report

Seems to be this week’s hot topic after Canopy mentioned their deal to acquire Acreage if Federal legislation goes through. Lots of “ifs” so gives Cannabis Practice leaders plenty of time to brief their M&A practitioners on the wild and wacky world of cannabis !

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Study: Marijuana Users Gain Less Weight Over Time Than Non-Users

The Fresh Toast

Study: Marijuana Users Gain Less Weight Over Time Than Non-Users A new study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology shows that people who use marijuana tend to weigh less. The post Study: Marijuana Users Gain Less Weight Over Time Than Non-Users appeared first on The Fresh Toast.

Keeping Score: Major League Sports’ Stance on Cannabis

Leafly

Some pro sports are more pro cannabis than others. The post Keeping Score: Major League Sports’ Stance on Cannabis appeared first on Leafly. Canada Health Lifestyle baseball basketball football hockey sports