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The Battle for Legalization in 2023 Starts NOW

NORML

What we do now will determine how successful we are next year. The post The Battle for Legalization in 2023 Starts NOW appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM Advocacy 2023 cannabis legalization marijuana NORML

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CBD: It's a Molecule, Not a Miracle

Project CBD

[ PODCAST ] What is CBD , how does it work, what is its relationship to THC and what’s the evidence for its health benefits

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Quebec covers psilocybin therapy under medical insurance in historic first

Leafly

Quebec became the first place to cover psilocybin-assisted therapy under medical insurance last week, another push to legalize psilocybin and other psychedelics for medical benefits. The post Quebec covers psilocybin therapy under medical insurance in historic first appeared first on Leafly.

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The Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol Research Expansion Act Has Passed

Veriheal

President Joe Biden has officially signed a marijuana research bill into law. This makes history by enacting the first piece of standalone federal cannabis reform legislation in U.S. history. 8454, the “Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol Research Expansion Act,” has been passed. The law gives the U.S.

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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.

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District of Columbia: Council Members Advance Legislation to Expunge Tens of Thousands of Marijuana Convictions

NORML

Prior to 2015, the District had one of the nation's highest per capita arrest rates for marijuana-related offenses -- averaging one arrest every two hours. The post District of Columbia: Council Members Advance Legislation to Expunge Tens of Thousands of Marijuana Convictions appeared first on NORML.

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How Keep It A 100 got one of New York’s first dispensary licenses

Leafly

Meet four of New York's first weed store owners, and learn why the state called them the cream of the crop among 900 license applicants. The post How Keep It A 100 got one of New York’s first dispensary licenses appeared first on Leafly.

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New Study Once Again Validates Americans’ Support for Cannabis Reform

Veriheal

It seems like almost daily, a new survey validates the support that cannabis has across the globe.

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Federally Funded Study Finds Teen Use Rates Largely Unchanged by Legalization

NORML

Monitoring the Future has released their 2022 findings regarding cannabis use rates for 8th, 10th, and 12th grade students. The study found that rates for each cohort were largely unchanged from last year.

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Can I use bubble hash for cannabis cooking?

The Cannigma

Getting the right answers in your cannabis journey can be tricky. But with The Cannigma’s Ask the Expert, you can find questions from readers like you, answered by a real cannabis pharmacist. Question: Thank you for The Cannigma cookbook , I’ve been trying recipes. . Quick question.

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7 ways to make cannabis-infused hot chocolate

Leafly

The weather outside is getting frightful! Learn how to whip up the perfect pot of cannabis-infused hot chocolate for a cozy holiday season. The post 7 ways to make cannabis-infused hot chocolate appeared first on Leafly.

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Is Delta-8 THC Dangerous? 

Cannabis Life Network

Is Delta-8 THC dangerous? What is it, and why does it have a bad reputation? Delta-8 THC is a psychoactive compound found in cannabis. As a minor cannabinoid, it is one of the many natural compounds found in cannabis that interact with our body’s endocannabinoid system.

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No Further Movement Expected on SAFE Banking, Other Marijuana Reforms in 117th Congress

NORML

"Democrats' failure and the GOP's continued resistance to any progress is out of step with voters’ opinion, is bad politics, and most importantly, it is bad public policy.". The post No Further Movement Expected on SAFE Banking, Other Marijuana Reforms in 117th Congress appeared first on NORML.

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Oregon Tax Court Rules on Marijuana Grow COGS

Canna Law Blog

For several years one of the biggest problems the cannabis industry has faced is I.R.C. Section 280E. It suffocates the regulated marijuana industry.

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How long do magic mushrooms stay in your system?

Leafly

Leafly experts explain how long shroom highs can last at different doses, and how long after a trip you can fail a drug test. The post How long do magic mushrooms stay in your system? appeared first on Leafly. Health mushrooms psilocybin

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Indigenous Unlicensed Cannabis Stores

Cannabis Life Network

A second Indigenous unlicensed cannabis retail shop has opened in London, Ontario. Sewatohwat Cannabis recently opened without approval from the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario, the province’s cannabis regulator.

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FL Medical Marijuana Holiday Sales (2022)

CannaMD

This year, CannaMD is putting together a list of Florida’s BEST medical marijuana holiday sales! To celebrate this joyous season, we have exciting news to share: Now through 1/2/23, CannaMD is offering $50 off appointments! Just mention code, “CANNAMAS” when booking your appointment!

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Portable dabs: New electric nectar collector review

The Cannigma

Price: $50 Size: 0.87 x 1.52 x 6.55 in Material: quartz coil Who it’s good for: dab and concentrate lovers. Once upon a time, concentrate lovers needed a dab nail, glass oil rig, and a blowtorch to enjoy their favorite cannabis extracts – but no longer.

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8 strains for an amazing New Year’s Eve

Leafly

Need a plan for New Year's Eve? Here are 8 fun activities and the perfect strains to help you ring in the next year. The post 8 strains for an amazing New Year’s Eve appeared first on Leafly.

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Happy Holidays from Canna Law Blog!

Canna Law Blog

Wishing all of our readers, along with friends and families, the very best this holiday season. Whether you celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, Festivus, or something else, we hope you can kick back and enjoy this wonderful time of the year. Happy holidays!

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Exposure to Contaminated Cannabis Products Is Surging Due to Prohibition

Veriheal

Cannabis prohibition is doing more than just creating a barricade between consumers and safe products. According to a new study titled “What’s in Your Gummy? State Cannabis Contaminant Rules Vary Widely,” consumers have little choice but to purchase contaminated cannabis products.

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SAFE Banking Act Fails for the Third Time 

Cannabis Life Network

Proponents weren’t aiming for a hat trick, but that’s precisely what they got when the SAFE Banking Act failed a third time in the US Senate. The SAFE Banking Act is legislation that aims to provide a framework for regulating financial institutions serving the cannabis industry.

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NYC Mayor vows to shut down illegal weed stores

Leafly

NYC launched a task force to weed out unlicensed dispensaries. They seized 100,000 products and $4 million in two weeks. The post NYC Mayor vows to shut down illegal weed stores appeared first on Leafly. Politics dispensaries illicit market Mayor Eric Adams New York new york city

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Los Angeles Cannabis Litigation: Cannabis Tenant Prevails

Canna Law Blog

Cannabis litigation is growing as the industry matures. Recently, we’ve seen a suit related to false advertising , but we’re also seeing more traditional business litigation around partnership issues and contract breaches. In Los Angeles, the repeal of Prop.

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Kentucky Governor Signs Executive Orders Allowing Out-of-State Cannabis and Regulating Delta-8 THC

Veriheal

On Tuesday, Nov, 15, the governor of Kentucky inked his signature on two cannabis-related executive orders. One of those executive orders signed by Gov. Andy Beshear (Democratic Party) outlined a list of conditions that state residents must meet to access medicinal-grade cannabis starting on Jan.

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Answer of the Day for Dec 22, 2022

TheAnswerPage

Have any US states decriminalized the use of psychedelic substances for medicinal purposes? Yes, in 2020, Oregon became the first US state to decriminalize the use of many illicit substances, including mushrooms containing psilocybin.

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California just banned flavored vapes, Swishers, Backwoods

Leafly

California stores can no longer sell flavored vape, e-cig, and tobacco products, including some Swisher Sweet and Backwoods items. The post California just banned flavored vapes, Swishers, Backwoods appeared first on Leafly.

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New York Task Force to Target Unregulated Cannabis Sales

Canna Law Blog

At a press conference on December 15, 2022, New York City Mayor Adams announced the creation of a joint task force between the New York City Sheriff’s Office, the NYPD, the city’s Department of Consumer and Worker Protections and the New York State Office of Cannabis Management to weed out illegal dispensaries. What the task force does.

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The Week in Weed: December 23, 2022

The Blunt Truth

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. This week, we note that SAFE banking did not make it into the omnibus appropriations bill, which should come as a surprise to no one.

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Answer of the Day for Dec 24, 2022

TheAnswerPage

There is a risk of recurrent respiratory depression after a dose of naloxone, an opioid antagonist. Is there a risk of respiratory depression after a dose of the opioid antagonist Nalmefene (Revex)?

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What is fronto or grabba leaf?

Leafly

Discover the history of the fronto leaf and grabba leaf, popularized by weed and tobacco smokers in the Caribbean. The post What is fronto or grabba leaf? appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products blunt wraps blunts Caribbean fronto leaf grabba leaf jamaica tobacco

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