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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?

9 Awesome Things to Do With Your Mom While High

Leafly

Skip the brunch and enjoy a legal day out with Mom. Or a legal day in. We've got you covered. The post 9 Awesome Things to Do With Your Mom While High appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle mother's day

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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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.

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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

Weekly Legislative Roundup 5/10/19

NORML

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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?

Another Attorney Joins Hoban Law.

Cannabis Law Report

. . Here’s the Hoban release in full… Attorney Blake M. Mensing is The Mensing Group LLC’s Founder and Chief Counsel, and brings a no-nonsense approach to cannabis law in Massachusetts. Blake earned a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (2005), a J.D.

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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

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, […].

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.

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

Cannabis Law Report

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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Canopy Growth is burning cash

Cannabis Life Network

Why would anyone want to be a shareholder in Canopy Growth Corporation? Canada’s licensed commercial cannabis producers are losing bucketloads of cash, and Canopy Growth is no exception. Last year, they burned through 70 million dollars! Of course, their gross profit was $74 million. But cash flow is the important financial statement here. Canopy could […]. The post Canopy Growth is burning cash appeared first on Cannabis News | Marijuana News | Medical Cannabis News.

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.

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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Louisiana House Unanimously Approves Bill to Allow CBD Sales

Leafly

The bill outlines a process for selling certain CBD products, although language added to the bill would prohibit sales of alcohol or food containing CBD unless the FDA approves it. The post Louisiana House Unanimously Approves Bill to Allow CBD Sales appeared first on Leafly. Politics cannabidiol cbd legislation louisiana

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Avoid Hemp Litigation with a Real Agricultural Production Contract

Canna Law Blog

As everyone knows by now the 2018 Farm Bill legalized hemp production by de-scheduling the crop under the Controlled Substance Act. We’ve written extensively about federal hemp rules and regulations as well as those in California , Oregon and Washington.

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. –

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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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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Neptune Wellness to acquire Hemp processor SugarLeaf Labs

Cannabis Life Network

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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.

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.

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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TGOD Secures Supply Agreement with British Columbia

Cannabis Life Network

TORONTO, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ – The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. TSX:TGOD) (US:TGODF) is pleased to announce that it has secured a cannabis supply agreement with the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (“BCLDB”).

Florida’s Legislature Passed a Commercial Hemp Bill, Paving the Way for a New Industry in the State

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

By Matthew Ginder , Senior Counsel. On May 3, 2019, the Florida Legislature passed Senate Bill 1020 (the “Hemp Bill”), which will create a robust commercial hemp industry within the State. The Hemp Bill creates a state hemp program within Florida’s Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS). Once signed by the Governor, the Hemp Bill will take effect on July 1, 2019.

The NCBA Are Looking For New Board Members

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s what their missive said today. NCBA Board of Directors. Nominations. Do you know someone that would be great for the INCBA Board of Directors? Nominations are open!