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Cannabis Act Review: No More Medical Program?

Cannabis Life Network

Take the Survey and Tell Health Canada to Keep their Hands Off Our Medicine Does the Cannabis Act review mean no more medical cannabis in Canada? Many of Canada’s cannabis consumers, producers, and retailers welcome the Cannabis Act review. And why not?

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New York approves first 36 adult-use dispensaries

Leafly

The first round of New York dispensary licenses have been awarded. Here are the nonprofit and justice-involved recipients. The post New York approves first 36 adult-use dispensaries appeared first on Leafly.

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Cannabis Doesn’t Increase Creativity but Rather How Creative You Think You Are

Veriheal

Many artists, from composers to painters, consume cannabis to increase creativity. In a surprising twist, however, a recent study found that cannabis does not actually increase creativity. Rather, it increases how creative the consumer thinks they are. Analyzing Creativity via Divergent Thinking.

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New York: Regulators Award Marijuana Licenses to Justice-Involved and Non-Profit Applicants

NORML

“The inclusion of applicants that have been negatively impacted by cannabis prohibition is an important step toward providing restorative justice, "says Jax James, NORML’s State Policy Manager. .

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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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Lifecann Blog

LifeCannMD

Convenience stores are small retail businesses that are often part of gas stations & stock a range of everyday items for customers to purchase, including coffee, quick snacks, drinks, lottery tickets, and tobacco products.

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Historic Cannabis Reform Bill Passes Congress! Urge President Biden to Sign

Americans for Safe Access

O n November 16, 2022, the Senate approved the Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol Research Act , which previously passed the house in July 2022. This bill is the first ever standalone cannabis reform bill that has passed Congress. The bill is now headed to President Biden’s desk for signature.

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Rhode Island: Adult-Use Marijuana Sales to Begin Next Week

NORML

"We are proud to launch adult use sales in Rhode Island just six months after the Cannabis Act was signed into law, marking the Northeast’s fastest implementation period,” said Matt Santacroce, interim deputy director of the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation.

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Canada’s Cannabis Credit Union

Cannabis Life Network

When you’ve got a cannabis credit union in your corner, nothing seems impossible. Despite Canadian cannabis legalization, banking for cannabis producers and operators is still a struggle. That’s where Community Savings Credit Union has stepped up.

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Krispy Kreme is paying to keep weed illegal

Leafly

Big Donut is joining the NFL, Big Pharma, and the Methodist Church to defeat legalization in Congress. See who else is propping up prohibition. The post Krispy Kreme is paying to keep weed illegal appeared first on Leafly. Politics Congress federal prohibition Krispy Kreme legalization lobbying nfl

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This first-in-class cannabis sleep study uses wearables to collect data

The Cannigma

What if you could get paid to consume cannabis and fall asleep? It sounds too good to be true, but that’s exactly what a new study from People Science is doing. And you can participate from the comfort of your home (or bed!). Join this cannabis sleep study from home.

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We’re Thankful for You in 2022

NORML

Our successes are only possible because of your support in our fight for cannabis freedom. The post We’re Thankful for You in 2022 appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM featured thanksgiving

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Kings College London Launches “Cannabis & Me study “

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabis Science Tech write The Cannabis & Me research study will reportedly study the effects of cannabis on the human brain, particularly in terms of a user’s prior psychological conditions.

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The future of cannabis is about to photobomb the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Leafly

The new Cookies flagship store at Herald Square may backdrop Al Roker's standups on Thursday. The post The future of cannabis is about to photobomb the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade appeared first on Leafly.

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How Popular are Cannabis Beverages in 2022

Cannabis Life Network

So, how popular are cannabis beverages? With just over a month left in 2022, it’s time to take a step back and analyze sales and consumer data for this product category.

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Oregon: Governor Announces Mass Pardons for Those with Low-Level Cannabis Convictions

NORML

“Our sense of justice and our principles of fairness demand that public officials and the courts move swiftly to right the past wrongs of cannabis prohibition and criminalization.”. The post Oregon: Governor Announces Mass Pardons for Those with Low-Level Cannabis Convictions appeared first on NORML.

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N.Y. city may pay $242K settlement to firefighter-EMT fired over medical marijuana use

Cannabis Law Report

This is , we’d suggest, a big story if the payout ends up being this figure and a precedent case to boot EMS1 News… BUFFALO, N.Y. —A A Buffalo firefighter who was fired for his medical marijuana use is poised to receive a $242,000 settlement from the City of Buffalo.

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Best glass pipes, bongs, bubblers of the holidays ’22

Leafly

Leafly’s holiday guide to what's smokin’ in heady and scientific glass, and more. The post Best glass pipes, bongs, bubblers of the holidays ’22 appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle bongs bubblers cups glass holidays leafly picks pipes Puffco tips

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Investors Lose Billions with Canadian Cannabis 

Cannabis Life Network

Investors have lost billions investing in Canadian cannabis. That’s the latest data collected by the law firm Miller Thomson. Of the total 183 publicly traded licensed cannabis producers, they collectively lost $131 billion. Or, as one Redditor put it, High quality marijuana cost $7.69

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Can cannabis ointment help jaw pain?

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: I’ve had chronic nerve pain for 5 years. It all started when a dentist drilled my jaw.

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Kentucky (Kind of) Decriminalizes Medical Cannabis

Canna Law Blog

On November 15, 2022, Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear issued an executive order intended to decriminalizes medical cannabis. This is one of the most interesting executive orders we’ve seen in a bit – and that’s saying something after the last six years in this country.

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Top autoflower seeds to grow for winter ’22

Leafly

With Mephisto, Night Owl, Mosca and more. The post Top autoflower seeds to grow for winter ’22 appeared first on Leafly. Growing autoflowering seeds cbd gsc holidays mango mephisto OG Kush sativa seeds

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How Medical Cannabis Programs Differ Throughout the United States

Veriheal

Medical cannabis is legal in 37 states, including our nation’s capital, Washington, DC. Nineteen states have legalized recreational or adult-use cannabis.

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FL Medical Marijuana Black Friday Sales (2022)

CannaMD

It’s here: CannaMD‘s annual round-up of Florida’s BEST medical marijuana deals, discounts, and sales! And to kick off Black Friday 2022, we’ve got some exciting news: CannaMD will be offering $30 off initial appointments!

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Oregon Cannabis: Drive-Thru Marijuana Sales Ending?

Canna Law Blog

The OLCC rulemaking process continues after a public hearing on October 25 and the close of the public comment period on October 31. You can read our prior coverage here , here and here , and you can read the proposed rules here.

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Delta-9 gummies from Diamond CBD are a holiday treat that ship nationwide

Leafly

Last-minute gift givers & self-care procrastinators alike can rest assured that buzzy delta-9 gummies are just an online order away. The post Delta-9 gummies from Diamond CBD are a holiday treat that ship nationwide appeared first on Leafly.

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Answer of the Day for Nov 23, 2022

TheAnswerPage

Is CBD addictive? According to the drug package insert of an FDA-approved CBD product (Epidiolex), CBD is not addictive. GW Pharmaceuticals press release: GW Pharmaceuticals plc and Its U.S. Subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, Inc.

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What Is a Tolerance Break, and Do You Need One?

PrestoDoctor

Do You Need a Tolerance Break? According to the CDC, 48.2 million Americans have used THC at least once in their life. Consuming cannabis every once in awhile is unlikely to create a tolerance for your body.

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New York’s Cannabis Retail Dispensary Regulations, Part 2: Security and Surveillance

Canna Law Blog

Welcome to Part 2 in this series on New York’s cannabis retail dispensary regulations, covering security. In Part 1 , we covered the rules around dispensary operations.

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CBD did not help people who got too high, study finds

Leafly

All your CBD news of the month in one spot. The post CBD did not help people who got too high, study finds appeared first on Leafly. CBD anxiety cannabis research cbd gummies marijuana research MLB research sports

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Answer of the Day for Nov 21, 2022

TheAnswerPage

What is the most common mode of administration of CBD? According to an online survey conducted, the most common method of CBD administration was sublingual, followed by vaping, oral ingestion of capsules and liquids, smoking, edibles, and topical administration. Corroon J, Phillips JA.

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