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Sen. Schumer And Rep. Jeffries To Introduce Comprehensive Marijuana Reform Legislation

NORML

Cannabis and the Immune System: A Complex Balancing Act

Project CBD

A new wave of research points toward cannabinoids having an adaptive, immunomodulating effect, rather than just suppressing immune activity

Ask Dr. Green: How Can I Use Marijuana To Deal With Chemotherapy?

The Fresh Toast

Ask Dr. Green: How Can I Use Marijuana To Deal With Chemotherapy? When considering any drug to manage side effects of chemotherapy, we have to realize that we do not have a single medication that will manage all side effects. The post Ask Dr. Green: How Can I Use Marijuana To Deal With Chemotherapy?

This is Your Brain on Cannabis: The Truth About Marijuana and the Brain

Cannabis Cheri

Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Pin This! Your brain thrives on cannabis. Far from being destructive and harmful to our brain, cannabis improves brain function, encourages regeneration of brain cells, protects healthy brain cells from death and stimulates creative and insightful cognition.

North Dakota: Governor Signs Law Reducing Marijuana Possession Penalties

NORML

Republican Gov. Doug Burgum has signed legislation into law reducing marijuana possession penalties.

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Illinois Announces Adult Use Proposal

Cannabis Law Report

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. AUTHOR: Larry Mishkin of Hoban Law Group. PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. True to his word on the campaign trail, new Illinois Gov.

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Top MMJ Influencers sign Affiliate Education Agreements with Navigator Genomics™ Testing

Canna Newswire

NEW ORLEANS – May 9, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Navigator Genomics (NGT) has signed three new affiliate agreements to collaborate with Dr. Michele Ross, CEO of Infused Health, Dr. Lakisha Jenkins (Jamaica), and Donna Shields, MS, RDN to provide NGT’s educational content services for their clients.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 5/10/19

NORML

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup!

Interview with a Pot Dealer II: Post legalization

Cannabis Life Network

A few years ago, I interviewed a black market dealer I knew who was still selling cannabis in 2017. Then, less than a year later on October 17th, the legal landscape of weed changed forever when recreational cannabis in Canada became law.

Illinois’ New Legalization Bill Looks Pretty Rad

Leafly

JB Pritzker's Senate Bill 7 would grant broad personal freedoms and learns the lessons of past legalization. The post Illinois’ New Legalization Bill Looks Pretty Rad appeared first on Leafly. Politics adult-use cannabis illinois legalization legislation

Why is CBD Oil So Popular?

Otherside Farms

Once upon a time, not so long ago, the thought of using CBD as a treatment for beneficial health and wellbeing would have been unimaginable. It is only recently that we have truly become educated on the benefits of CBD- and, as a result, the CBD market is now booming.

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Claim & Counterclaim In British Columbia Supreme Court Over Cannabis Company Loan Repayments

Cannabis Law Report

Yahoo Finance reports on the Liht press release. Saying…… Liht Cannabis Corporation (CNW Group/Liht Cannabis Corporation). The Company will vigorously defend itself against the claim made by Veritas.

Attorneys general from 33 states urge pot banking reform

Cannabis Chronicles

LOS ANGELES — Attorneys general from 33 states on Wednesday urged Congress to approve a proposal intended to fully open the doors of the U.S. banking system to the legal marijuana industry. Most Americans live in states where marijuana is legally available in some form. But most banks don’t want anything to do with money from the cannabis industry for fear it could expose them to legal trouble from the federal government, which still considers marijuana illegal.

Mexican President Reveals Plan to Decriminalize All Drugs

Leafly

In a dramatic policy shift, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador admits that 'prohibition is unsustainable.' He thinks ending it will better protect public health. The post Mexican President Reveals Plan to Decriminalize All Drugs appeared first on Leafly. Politics decriminalization mexico

CBD, Autism and Epilepsy – What you Need to Know

Otherside Farms

It is difficult to know exactly how many people suffer from autism around the world. This is because some people have it mildly and are not even registered as being autistic.

So. Who Are The Attorney Generals Asking For Cannabis Banking Legislation To Go Through Congress ?

Cannabis Law Report

Ignite International Brands Signs Definitive Agreement with Taylor Mammon & Nathan Limited for Manufacture and Distribution of CBD Products in Europe

Canna Newswire

Ignite to capitalize on new UK and European markets with its super premium line of CBD products. VAUGHAN, Ontario – May 7, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Ignite International Brands, Ltd.

Medical Cannabis Makes Every Day Special for This Mom

Leafly

Two years after Florida legalized medical cannabis, her son has gone from 300 seizures a day to one per week. The post Medical Cannabis Makes Every Day Special for This Mom appeared first on Leafly. Health Florida medical marijuana

Reduce Anxiety As An Entrepreneur With CBD

Otherside Farms

Being an entrepreneur is a challenging and exciting role it’s not for everyone but many people thrive as one. Having an idea and seeing it become a reality and make a difference is the driving passion behind many entrepreneurs.

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Game Of Thrones Fans Use CBD To Calm “Episode Anxiety”

Cannabis Law Report

Huffington Post , report, we hope with tongue in cheek. Stressed-Out ‘Game Of Thrones’ Fans Are Turning To CBD For Episode Anxiety. For most “ Game Of Thrones ” fans, “The Long Night” was much, much longer than they had bargained for.

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Geocann Launches Cannabidiol (CBD) Soft Gel Formulations Utilizing Patented Drug Delivery Technology

Canna Newswire

Condition-specific portfolio showcases cannabis industry first-to-market milestones, including clinically measured bioavailability and science-backed cannabinoid and terpene ratios. FORT COLLINS, Colo. –

THC-Blood Levels Can’t Be Determined Postmortem, Research Finds

Leafly

New research questions the accuracy of THC levels of individuals involved in fatal car accidents. The post THC-Blood Levels Can’t Be Determined Postmortem, Research Finds appeared first on Leafly. Politics Science & Tech dui research

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6 Best Places To Live If You Want To Use Medical Marijuana

The Fresh Toast

6 Best Places To Live If You Want To Use Medical Marijuana Medical marijuana in this country is all over the place. But fortunately, the folks at Americans for Safe Access have released a detailed analysis of the situation in order to identify the best medical marijuana programs in the nation.

Florida’s AG On That Letter…. I’m Reasoned

Cannabis Law Report

Who is Using CBD Products?

Otherside Farms

While cannabidiol (CBD) is a part of the cannabis plant, those who are using it for their ailments often have little in common with those who use regular cannabis.

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Buyer Beware: Is It Legal to Pick Up Cannabis for a Friend?

Leafly

It might seem silly to be paranoid about a mundane errand in states where cannabis is legal, but in most states, the practice still rests on shaky legal ground. The post Buyer Beware: Is It Legal to Pick Up Cannabis for a Friend? appeared first on Leafly. Cannabis 101 Lifestyle Politics adult-use cannabis California Colorado delivery legalization massachusetts Oregon Washington

What In The Hell Is Texas Doing With Medical Marijuana And Decriminalization?

The Fresh Toast

What In The Hell Is Texas Doing With Medical Marijuana And Decriminalization? Will decriminalization and medical marijuana come to the Lone Star state, or will Lt. Dan Patrick block its passage? The post What In The Hell Is Texas Doing With Medical Marijuana And Decriminalization?

Former MedMen CFO adds two more causes of action to the breach of contract lawsuit originally filed January 2019

Cannabis Law Report

The California-based vertically integrated cannabis company called the lawsuit “baseless” and the allegations “meritless.”. Parker, for his part, now says he should be entitled to additional compensation because, under the terms of his employment agreement, he claims he was guaranteed 4.2

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Does CBD Work as a Solo Remedy?

Otherside Farms

Every new remedy that comes into the public consciousness is treated with a healthy dose of skepticism. Cannabidiol (CBD) has been getting the same treatment.

California’s Top Pot Regulator, Lori Ajax, Stands Up for Legal Deliveries

Leafly

The most powerful cannabis regulator in the world reflects on the most controversial part of legalization’s implementation. The post California’s Top Pot Regulator, Lori Ajax, Stands Up for Legal Deliveries appeared first on Leafly. Podcasts Politics adult-use cannabis California regulations The Hash

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Ken Harrower : Disabled Ontario Man Launches Human Rights Challenge

Cannabis Life Network

Ontario’s current system forces him to access unlicensed retailers, chew raw cannabis or seek out gluten-free edibles TORONTO, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ – On Wednesday, May 1, 2019 – exactly one month after cannabis retailers were instructed to open their doors in Ontario – Ken Harrower, a wheelchair-bound disabled man from Toronto with several medical conditions, […].

TSA Don’t Want To Bust You But They Are Required By Law etc etc

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the post. Source: [link]. Interpret how you wish ! Cannabis Law News

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Denver Decriminalizes Psilocybin

Canna Law Blog

On Wednesday, May 8, 2019, Denver, Colorado announced a pass result for Initiated Ordinance 301 , becoming the first U.S. jurisdiction to decriminalize psilocybin-containing mushrooms.

New Nevada Law to Reveal Names of Cannabis Store Owners

Leafly

The new law makes public the identity of marijuana license applicants and the method the state uses to score and rank bids. The post New Nevada Law to Reveal Names of Cannabis Store Owners appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics laws licensing Nevada retail

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