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Cannabis pioneer launches company to unlock the potentials of the endocannabinoid system

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Ethan Russo launched a new company to explore the potentials of the endocannabinoid system and its potentials for healing. The post Cannabis pioneer launches company to unlock the potentials of the endocannabinoid system appeared first on Leafly. Industry endocannabinoid system

Fastest Way to Get the Effects of CBD

Medicinal Marijuana Association

There are many scenarios when speed may be a factor when planning your use of CBD. For example, you might want to work out and not feel the effects until after you are done, or you might have an important meeting soon and want to make sure it will be calm before it starts. What are the fastest and slower methods of consuming CBD, and how do the other methods stack in terms of speed? 1 – Vaping.

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The Differences Between Medical and Recreational Cannabis

United Patients Group

More and more states are considering and passing adult-use marijuana regulations, which give all adults over the age of 21 legal access to a variety of cannabis products for recreational use. However, many states with recreational legislation also have medical marijuana rules in place — but why? If cannabis is available to everyone, why would certain patients bother with the long, expensive process of obtaining a medical marijuana license and obtaining product from medical dispensaries?

Virginia: Marijuana Decriminalization Law Takes Effect Wednesday, July 1

NORML

Legislation passed this spring decriminalizes possession of up to one ounce of marijuana and seals the records of past convictions from public view. The post Virginia: Marijuana Decriminalization Law Takes Effect Wednesday, July 1 appeared first on NORML. 2020 ACTIVISM Decriminalization Legislative Update Virginia cannabis decrim decriminalization featured marijuana Virginia NORML

Using Medical Marijuana and CBD for PTSD

Leafwell

Many Americans celebrate the Fourth of July with cookouts, ice cream, red, white, and blue everything, cold beer, swimming, and of course, fireworks. It’s the time of year when people can set aside their differences and celebrate what unites them: the love for their country. But there’s a sad irony to the holiday as well. For many who fought for the freedoms that are celebrated on Independence Day. Source. Cannabis Dosing Cannabis Science anxiety post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD

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Traveling with Medical Cannabis and CBD

United Patients Group

More than 5 million people are registered as legal medical cannabis users in the United States alone. It is said that CBD and cannabis have a lot of health benefits including coping with pain, symptoms of depression, and anxiety, and the latest studies show that it can potentially help in preventing cancer and shrinking tumors.

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Oklahoma: Lawsuit challenges changes in medical marijuana law

Cannabis Law Report

The Lawton Constitution reports… A Tulsa law firm has filed a class action lawsuit against the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority for rejecting license renewals of … Read More. Cannabis Law News

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CBD Oil in the UK

Medicinal Marijuana Association

The legalisation of cannabis in many countries across the globe is opening up new opportunities. New medicinal micro-industries are popping up to make use of this once frowned upon herb. There are many medicinal extracts that cannabis brings to the table. One such extract is cannabidiol, popularly known as CBD. What exactly is CBD? There are over 100 cannabinoids in the hemp plant, a staggering number for a single plant. CBD oil is the second most common compound after the famous THC.

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Cannabis Litigation: TCPA Claims

Canna Law Blog

If you aren’t familiar with the TCPA, you should familiarize yourself with this important statute that is currently sparking a ton of litigation in the cannabis industry. The TCPA stands for the Telephone Consumer Protection Act – a statute that was passed in 1991 to fight the incessant “robocalls” that were plaguing consumers at the time.

Controversy Due to Recent Drug Induced Violence Cases in Ontario

Cannabis Life Network

A court ruling out of Ontario is making waves for some pretty controversial reasons related to drug-induced violence cases. The decision involves not one, but two extremely violent crimes. Both crimes were alleged to have been committed by men while under the influence of intoxicating substances. In one case, a high school student named Thomas […].

Top 5 Tips When Using CBD Oil For Alzheimer’s And Dementia

United Patients Group

Top 5 Tips When Using CBD Oil For Alzheimer’s And Dementia. Medical studies published in the world’s top medical journals have shown that cannabidiol (CBD) can be used to reduce the effects of cognitive decline caused by conditions such as dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.

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NY Senator Wants Cannabis Legalized as Part of Criminal Justice Reform

Veriheal

Civil unrest continues. In the month following the death of George Floyd at the hands (the knee rather) of a Minneapolis police officer, we have seen a sweeping wave of legislation in an attempt to quell the situation. Bills being recently introduced and passed in various jurisdictions include various elements of criminal justice reforms addressing everything from police use of force to legalizing cannabis.

How Cannabis Can Help You Cope With Insomnia During The Pandemic

The Fresh Toast

How Cannabis Can Help You Cope With Insomnia During The Pandemic. Anecdotal and scientific evidence suggests that marijuana can help people cope with acute insomnia. The post How Cannabis Can Help You Cope With Insomnia During The Pandemic appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Cannabis CBD Medical Marijuana News coronavirus COVID-19 insomnia pandemic sleep THC

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Are hemp products helping us move towards a sustainable future?

Cannabis Life Network

In 2020 it’s possible to buy hemp rope, soap, shoes, and even beer. The question is, are these hemp products moving us to a more sustainable future? Hemp an eco-friendly fibre There is often an underlying confusion in society between hemp and marijuana, and whether they are the same thing or not. They do both […]. The post Are hemp products helping us move towards a sustainable future? appeared first on Latest Cannabis News Today - Headlines, Videos & Stocks.

Can You Smoke Marijuana While Taking Antibiotics?

The Fresh Toast

Can You Smoke Marijuana While Taking Antibiotics? If you’re taking medications, like an antibiotic, for another health condition, will marijuana help or hinder its effectiveness? The post Can You Smoke Marijuana While Taking Antibiotics? appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Cannabis Medical Marijuana News antibiotics immune system

Colorado: Legislation Signed into Law Providing Governor Expanded Authority to Pardon Marijuana Offenders

NORML

Democratic Gov. Jared Polis signed legislation into law which provides the office with expanded powers to pardon those with past marijuana convictions. The post Colorado: Legislation Signed into Law Providing Governor Expanded Authority to Pardon Marijuana Offenders appeared first on NORML. LEGISLATION Policy Colorado legislation pardons

Virginia Decriminalizes Cannabis Today, 1 July 2020

Leafwell

What Are the New Marijuana Laws in VA? It’s a historic day for cannabis in Virginia, as it decriminalizes cannabis possession offenses and seals the records of past convictions from public view. Governor Ralph Northam, his administration, and the legislator, alongside Virginia NORML, Senator Ebbin and Delegate Herring, have helped make this change in law happen. A 1972 California poster for the decriminalization of marijuana. Source.

Endocannabinoid Discovery Timeline

Project CBD

Pioneers in the burgeoning field of CBD and cannabinoid science have opened the door to new vistas of understanding human biology and physiology

Virginia’s marijuana decriminalization law goes into effect today

Leafly

Possession of up to one ounce is now just a $25 fine, and medical dispensaries should open later this year. The post Virginia’s marijuana decriminalization law goes into effect today appeared first on Leafly. Politics drug reform marijuana decriminalization virginia

Texas: Austin Police to Cease Making Arrests, Issuing Citations for Minor Marijuana Offenses

NORML

“APD will no longer cite or arrest individuals with sufficient identification for Class A or Class B misdemeanor ‘possession of marijuana’ offenses.". The post Texas: Austin Police to Cease Making Arrests, Issuing Citations for Minor Marijuana Offenses appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM Austin Texas Texas NORML

Canadian Cannabis Companies Have Landed in Legal Hot Water due to False Advertising

Cannabis Life Network

A lawsuit filed in the Court of Queens’ Bench in Alberta is making some pretty heavy allegations and naming a number of big Canadian cannabis companies for false advertising as parties to the proceedings. Lead plaintiff on the matter, Lisa Marie Langeuin, says that she was sold misleading products with false advertising after purchasing cannabis […].

Whole Plant Expo Announces First Three Keynote Speakers

Canna Newswire

Discounted presale tickets to the largest medical cannabis and hemp online event available July 1st. PORTLAND, Ore. June 30, 2020 / Canna Newswire / – Whole Plant Expo ( www.wholeplantexpo.com ) today announced the keynote speakers for three of the five conference tracks at its medical cannabis and hemp event coming online this fall.

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Where do dabs come from? A history of cannabis extracts

Leafly

Check out our history of how cannabis concentrates and dabbing came to be. The post Where do dabs come from? A history of cannabis extracts appeared first on Leafly. Cannabis 101 concentrates dabbing history

Nashville: District Attorney Ceasing Low-Level Marijuana Prosecutions

NORML

"Marijuana charges do little to promote public health, and even less to promote public safety.". The post Nashville: District Attorney Ceasing Low-Level Marijuana Prosecutions appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM district attorney memphis Nashville prosecutions Tennessee

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Healthy foods to eat that can improve and extend your marijuana high

Cannabis Life Network

Junk food is the immediate munchies go to, isn’t it? Those simple carbs just taste so complex and delicious when you’re high. However, I’d like to walk you through another alternative…a win-win situation. Food that’s healthier and can sustain your high for a longer period of time. Check out our list of 7 healthy foods […].

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Hemp CBD Across State Lines: Tribal Plans

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp. The 2018 Farm Bill gives the US Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) regulatory authority over hemp cultivation at the federal level.

What’s the best soil for growing marijuana?

Leafly

Discover what traits make up the best soil for cannabis, what to look for when shopping around, and explore different pre-mixed soil options. The post What’s the best soil for growing marijuana? appeared first on Leafly. Growing growing tips resource

Arizona: Marijuana Legalization Proponents Turn In Nearly Twice The Signatures Required to Qualify for 2020 Ballot

NORML

The Act permits those 21 or older to possess up to one ounce of cannabis and directs revenue from retail cannabis sales to fund various public education and safety programs. The post Arizona: Marijuana Legalization Proponents Turn In Nearly Twice The Signatures Required to Qualify for 2020 Ballot appeared first on NORML. Ballot Initiative Legalization 2020 Arizona ballot initiatives election legalization

Australia-Queenland: Newly Launched “Legalise Cannabis Qld Party” Gets Enough Signatures To Register As Political Party

Cannabis Law Report

They achieved the registration of 600 legally required Members in only 10 days. Yesterday the newly formed Legalise Cannabis Qld (Party) submitted its registration paperwork … Read More. Breaking News

Mike Robinson’s Massive CBD Giveaway has Given Away More than TEN Million Milligrams and Keeps on Going

Canna Newswire

JEFFERSON, Mass. June 29, 2020 / Canna Newswire / – Mike Robinson, a well-known name in Compassion care, has been formulating and giving away “Compassion Care” cannabis products for more than a decade. His compassion programs have focused on individuals with unusual issues or disabilities that need very specific formulations and either cannot afford or cannot find… outside of Mike’s hand-crafted solutions.

How to make rosin dabs

Leafly

Making your own rosin dabs is easier than you think. Learn how to use household items to produce rosin that rivals regular flower in flavor, potency, and effect. The post How to make rosin dabs appeared first on Leafly. Cannabis 101 concentrates dabbing DIY rosin