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Congress Advances Legislation to the President Amending Clinical Cannabis Research Rules

NORML

“While the significance of Congress passing the first stand-alone cannabis policy reform bill should not be overlooked, in truth, we don’t need more research to know definitively that prohibition is a misguided and disastrous policy.".

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California Cannabis: Welcoming a Shift Away from Local Control

Canna Law Blog

It’s no secret that, among California’s many cannabis industry issues, local control continues to stymie the success of the Golden State’s industry. In this, California is not alone– most cannabis is all local.

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Beginner’s Guide to Marijuana and Meditation

CannaMD

Cannabis has been used for centuries to help people relax and focus. Due to its calming effects, in recent years, more and more individuals have started using marijuana for meditation practices as well.

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Cannabis, Menopause, and the Endocannabinoid System

Project CBD

Women are using CBD and cannabis to treat the difficult symptoms of menopause

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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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NORML Deputy Director Testifies on Marijuana Legalization Before House Subcommittee

NORML

The House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties held a hearing entitled “Developments in State Cannabis Laws and Bipartisan Cannabis Reforms at the Federal Level.”.

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What are some of the strongest types of psychedelic mushrooms?

Leafly

Looking for some strong magic mushroom? Learn about potent types of psychedelic mushrooms for the best trip. The post What are some of the strongest types of psychedelic mushrooms? appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle mushrooms psilocybin

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Cannabis Worse Than Tobacco – Study 

Cannabis Life Network

Is cannabis worse than tobacco? According to a new Canadian study, the answer is yes! Remember when former prime minister Stephen Harper called cannabis “infinitely worse than tobacco?” ” Canadians rightfully laughed at him.

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Gallup: Nationwide Support for Marijuana Legalization Still at Historic High

NORML

“An overwhelming majority of Americans have consistently opposed our failed prohibition of marijuana for years now, and it defies common sense that our elected officials at the federal level have yet to take any meaningful action.".

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What happens when you mix melatonin and cannabis?

The Cannigma

If you’ve been poking around the internet or your local dispensary recently, you’ve likely come across edibles that include both cannabis and melatonin. As both of these substances are commonly used to help people sleep, it’s perhaps not surprising to see them combined.

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New York’s gray market cannabis crackdown begins in Brooklyn

Leafly

A Brooklyn shop was raided for selling cannabis without a license. With dispensary licenses going out Monday, this is only the beginning. The post New York’s gray market cannabis crackdown begins in Brooklyn appeared first on Leafly.

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Every Maryland Dispensary That MMJ Patients Need To Know

MMJ Recs

Medical marijuana was legalized in Maryland in 2014, but the MD MMJ program was slow to get off the ground. It took until late 2017 for the first Maryland dispensary to open for business.

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Kentucky: Governor Issues Executive Order Providing Pardon Protections to Qualifying Medical Cannabis Patients

NORML

“Kentuckians suffering from chronic and terminal conditions are going to be able to get the treatment they need without living in fear of a misdemeanor,” Gov. Beshear said in a prepared statement.

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5 Rare Cannabis Strains You Should Try if You Get the Chance

Veriheal

These days cannabis consumers have a lot of variety when choosing what cannabis strain they want to purchase. There are rare cannabis strains and more common cannabis strains, like with any other product.

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Congress sends marijuana research bill to Biden’s desk, finally

Leafly

The bill was passed back in April, but Texas Sen. John Cornyn threw a fit and blocked it—until earlier this week. The post Congress sends marijuana research bill to Biden’s desk, finally appeared first on Leafly. Politics cbd Congress research

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Legal Cannabis Banking in the US

Cannabis Life Network

Legal cannabis banking in the United States is still an open question, even after the midterms. Cannabis legalization became a reality in two more states last week, with Maryland and Missouri joining the ranks as the newly legal states.

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Federal or State Trademark Registrations?

Canna Law Blog

Federal or state trademarks, which should I register? This is a question we regularly get in our IP practice. For cannabis brands in particular, the answer is often straightforward. The lawful use requirement.

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Tyson and Holyfield Announce Edibles, Texas’ Medical Cannabis Gains, and Big Hemp Study

Veriheal

A pair of boxing legends teamed up for an unexpected collaboration, Texas’ medical cannabis program saw big gains, and a hemp study revealed troubling signs for the industry. Let’s dive into this week’s cannanews. Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield Announce ‘Holy Ear’ Edibles.

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Leafly Buzz: 12 top cannabis strains of November

Leafly

Including Pacman, Agent X, and Superboof. The post Leafly Buzz: 12 top cannabis strains of November appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products

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Local Decriminalization Efforts

Cannabis Life Network

Local decriminalization efforts in last week’s midterm elections shouldn’t go unnoticed. While the US midterms saw Maryland and Missouri legalize cannabis, these smaller ballot measures are just as important.

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New Study Just Busted Myth That High Potency THC Is Bad

The Fresh Toast

New Study Just Busted Myth That High Potency THC Is Bad. UK study backs up efficacy of high potency THC on medical patients’ quality of life. The post New Study Just Busted Myth That High Potency THC Is Bad appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Medical Marijuana News high THC THC

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Free Webinar Tomorrow: Cannabis and Psychedelics Election Updates, Q&A

Canna Law Blog

Register Here. Last week, voters across the country were tasked with deciding the fate of numerous cannabis and psychedelics bills and initiatives. These included: psychedelics regulation in Colorado. psilocybin licensing opt-out votes around Oregon. cannabis decriminalization votes in Texas.

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Why is a Michigan resident blocking 63 New York dispensary licenses?

Leafly

A lawsuit led by a man in Michigan has created chaos in New York's imminent adult-use cannabis industry. We tried to figure out why. The post Why is a Michigan resident blocking 63 New York dispensary licenses? appeared first on Leafly.

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Cannabis and the Second Amendment

Cannabis Life Network

What about cannabis and the Second Amendment? With more places in the US legalizing recreational cannabis, the question of Second Amendment rights is as relevant as ever.

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Marijuana & Heart Disease: Natural Supplement May Mitigate Risk

CannaMD

While there are strong associations between cigarette use and cardiovascular disease, the medical community remains somewhat divided on the question of whether smoked cannabis may pose similar risks.

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New York Adult-Use Cannabis Rules and Regulations: They’re (Almost) Here

Canna Law Blog

On November 15, 2022, New York’s Cannabis Control Board (CCB) announced a significant CCB meeting that is scheduled to be held in-person and virtually on November 21, 2022. The rumor was that the full set of licensing rules and regulations would be released at the meeting.

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Nearly 70% of Oregon bans psilocybin, but clinics will still open next year

Leafly

Oregonians banned psilocybin in a majority of counties in the 2022 election, but the state is still opening up clinics in 2023. Learn more about the results. The post Nearly 70% of Oregon bans psilocybin, but clinics will still open next year appeared first on Leafly. Politics mushrooms psilocybin

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Hemp Biodiesel: Myths & Facts 

Cannabis Life Network

What are some myths and facts when it comes to hemp biodiesel? Proponents say it’s the answer to weaning the West off Saudi Arabia’s oil. Critics say it’s a pie-in-the-sky idea that doesn’t conform to economic realities.

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Missouri – Video: Medical marijuana card offers legal protection to cannabis users

Cannabis Law Report

Medical Cannabis News

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Upcoming Webinar: New York Retail Dispensary ‘Guidelines’ – What Every CAURD Applicant Needs to Know

Canna Law Blog

Register Here. Date : December 7th, 2022. Time : 2 – 3pm EST. New York just released its adult-use cannabis retail dispensary guidelines and there is a lot to unpack.

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America’s tastiest holiday edibles ’22

Leafly

Rosin gummies and chocolate, potent cookies, and gravy. Happy Danksgiving. The post America’s tastiest holiday edibles ’22 appeared first on Leafly.

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