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Mind-Blowing New Platform Lets Users Explore Cannabis Chemical Data to Get Smart

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Confident Cannabis Connect is an extraordinary new tool that offers deep insights into the varieties of flower. Science

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BUG OFF! A True Story About CBD & MRSA

Project CBD

As you gaze upon these words, dear reader, a horde of alien marauders are ransacking all corners of the globe, chewing through the latest pharmaceutical defenses and leaving behind a gruesome trail of dead and weakened victims.

McConnell Offers Congressional Hemp Bill to Fix ‘Glitches’

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“I'm prepared to do my job. all the way into the end zone if it requires additional legislation,” said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, a major hemp-producing state. The post McConnell Offers Congressional Hemp Bill to Fix ‘Glitches’ appeared first on Leafly. Politics Congress Hemp legalization Mitch McConnell

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New York City: Lawmakers Advance Bills Limiting Drug Testing for Cannabis as a Condition of Employment, Probation

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Members of the New York City Council approved a pair of municipal bills this week limiting situations where those seeking employment or on probation may be drug tested for the past use of cannabis.

US AG William Bar Indicates A Preference To Enactment Of STATES Law Rather Than Current Situation

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana Moment reports.

Interpretation of updated medical cannabis law could allow all inmates access

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

Just days after Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed broad changes to New Mexico’s medical cannabis into law, there are already questions surrounding whether inmates serving out sentences are allowed to use medical cannabis.

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Report: Adult Use Legalization Associated With Increased Home Values

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The passage of statewide adult use marijuana laws is associated with an immediate uptick in housing prices, according to an assessment published by the online service Clever Real Estate.

Topical CBD: The FDA Stance on Hemp Derived CBD In Cosmetics

Canna Law Blog

In the last few weeks, two major drugstores publicly announced that they will start carrying products containing hemp-derived cannabidiol (“Hemp-CBD”). Both CVS and Walgreens announced that CBD topicals would be available in their stores, in a select number of states.

Ontario Cannabis Store expects CA$25 million loss despite monopoly advantage

Cannabis Law Report

MJ Biz reports. The Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS) is expecting to lose 25 million Canadian dollars ($18.7

High-Tech Greenhouses: Grow Quality Marijuana More Efficiently

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With high-tech greenhouses, you can tame even the harshest of outdoor climates for growing marijuana and produce top-quality buds at a fraction of the cost. The post High-Tech Greenhouses: Grow Quality Marijuana More Efficiently appeared first on Leafly. Growing growing tips

States Enact Legislation Facilitating Expungement For Low-Level Crimes

NORML

Governors in two western states have signed legislation into law to facilitate the process of permitting those past criminal convictions to have their records expunged. In Utah, Republican Gov. Gary Herbert signed House Bill 431 : The Clean Slate Act into law. The measure creates a process for the automatic expungement and deletion of certain criminal convictions, including misdemeanor convictions for the possession of a controlled substance.

420 Vancouver 2019 – Cypress Hill headlining historic 25th anniversary

Cannabis Life Network

This year’s 420 Vancouver will be historic for many reasons. Not only does 2019 mark the 25th anniversary of Vancouver’s world-famous 420 protest and festival (protestival?), it’s the first 420 Vancouver since Canada legalized cannabis last October. With so much to celebrate, it’s hard to think of a better headliner than Cypress Hill, one of […].

New Mexico Political Report Outlines Changes In Regulated Cannabis Signed Into Law By Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the detail. New Mexico is set to see some sweeping changes to its medical cannabis law. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed Senate Bill 406 into law which is the first major statutorial change to the Lynn and Erin Compassionate Use Act since it was enacted in 2007.

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Wisconsinites Want Legal Cannabis, Not Higher Gas Taxes. Who Knew?

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A new poll found 59% support for legalizing marijuana and 83% support for medical marijuana. Higher gas taxes? Not so much. The post Wisconsinites Want Legal Cannabis, Not Higher Gas Taxes. Who Knew? appeared first on Leafly. Politics decriminalization legalization medical marijuana polls wisconsin

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/12/19

NORML

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup! At the state level, a bill to allow licensed social consumption spaces in Oregon was defeated for this year. A bill to allow patients to use medical cannabis while on probation or parole died in Montana’s state Senate.

Cannabis statistics since legalization

Cannabis Life Network

Some staggering statistics are coming out of Canada currently. Cannabis stocks are leading the charts. An overwhelming percentage of cannabis sales are still going to the black market. Men hold a much higher rate of boardroom seats in the Canadian cannabis market than women. Ontario dispensaries saw great success on their opening day- over 6 […]. The post Cannabis statistics since legalization appeared first on Cannabis News | Marijuana News | Medical Cannabis News.

Outline – Hopgood & Ganim Lawyers: Medicinal Cannabis in Australia: issues and regulations

Cannabis Law Report

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. AUTHOR: Josh Hunt – Partner, Callum Twigger – Lawyer. PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. Josh Hunt – Partner. Callum Twigger – Lawyer.

How Cannabis Legalization Sparked Beto O’Rourke’s Presidential Bid

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The Democratic contender got his start on the El Paso, Texas, city council. When O'Rourke opened a legalization debate, a Congressman quashed it. So Beto primaried him. The post How Cannabis Legalization Sparked Beto O’Rourke’s Presidential Bid appeared first on Leafly. Politics texas

Recap: Medical Cannabis Hearing Held at the Texas State Capitol

NORML

Many Texans spent a long day at the Capitol to offer thoughtful and powerful testimony on the seven bill addressing medical cannabis, including our priority legislation HB 1365 authored by Rep Eddie Lucio III.

Cannabis Driving Sober – Punishments & Prohibitons

Cannabis Life Network

A number of tough new cannabis impaired driving laws kicked into effect only a few months ago, and already, some Canadians are feeling the burn. Nova Scotia motorist Michelle Gray has been making headlines over the last week thanks to her debacle at the roadside, which occurred after she identified herself as a medical cannabis […]. The post Cannabis Driving Sober – Punishments & Prohibitons appeared first on Cannabis News | Marijuana News | Medical Cannabis News.

Oregon lawmakers reject plan to restrict recreational cannabis supply

Cannabis Law Report

The report goes on to say. State Michael Dembrow, a Democrat from Portland, said oversupply has left the state with enough marijuana to last nearly seven years. He said managing the amount of marijuana produced could prevent the product from slipping into the black market.

Downtown Los Angeles Cannabis Tourism City Guide 2019

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Grab some Jungle Boys buds, explore Ganja Yoga, then treat yourself to In-N-Out — taste the L.A. The post Downtown Los Angeles Cannabis Tourism City Guide 2019 appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle adult-use cannabis California Tourism

THC versus cáncer de mama

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BC Micro Cannabis Developer Announces First Craft Cannabis Industrial Park

Cannabis Life Network

VANCOUVER, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ – With municipal approval granted to develop a property in Prince George, Cannabis West Development Corporation (CWDC) announced it is launching the first in a chain of craft cannabis industrial parks in Canada. “Focused specifically on the craft cannabis industry here in BC, these parks will become home to the thousands […].

Mnuchin Tells House Financial Services Committee He Will Look At Cannabis. Promise !

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana Moment reports. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pledged on Tuesday to take a look at a banking bill that would enable financial institutions to service cannabis businesses.

Opinion: There’s a Better Way to Tax Legal Cannabis

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How cannabis is taxed can determine whether legalization sinks or swims. It's about time for a better system. The post Opinion: There’s a Better Way to Tax Legal Cannabis appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics cannabis pricing Tax Revenue taxes

New Premium CBD Brand Cultivate Launches, Offering All-Natural Daily Wellness

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Senators Wyden and McConnell Press for Hemp Industry Banking Services

Canna Law Blog

Unfortunately still the position for most banks and hemp. Shortly after the 2018 Farm Bill passed, legalizing industrial hemp, we predicted that banking services for hemp businesses would be slow going. That has proven to be the case. For this reason, a bipartisan pair of U.S. Senators, Sen.

Being a Good Neighbor Part II

Cannabis Law Report

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. AUTHOR: Rob Hendrix, Owner Cannabis Central LLC Cannabis Consulting Nationwide LLC. PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT.

Cannabis Enters the Kentucky Governor’s Race

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Democratic challenger Adam Edelen offers a plan to decriminalize personal possession. More than 11,000 Kentuckians were convicted under prohibition last year. The post Cannabis Enters the Kentucky Governor’s Race appeared first on Leafly. Politics Kentucky

The Willows Farms Has been Awarded Conditional Approval for Five Cannabis Licenses

Canna Newswire

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica – April 8, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – The Willows Farms Limited recently received a green light to start business, as they were awarded their conditional approval for five licenses from the Cannabis Licensing Authority.

How Marijuana Helped Me Battle PTSD From An Abusive Relationship

Miss Marijuana

By: Connie Carey. Cannabis is my PTSD healer and my salvation from abuse and suicide. Cannabis has helped my life in ways I never could have imagined. I used to be so against marijuana since my parents raised me to believe that it was a drug that could kill you.

Feinstein Chickens Out On STATES Act

Cannabis Law Report

Attorney General Says He Prefers STATES Act Over Prohibition

Leafly

In a Congressional hearing, AG William Barr said a STATES Act solution would be better than the current federal-state conflict over cannabis regulation. The post Attorney General Says He Prefers STATES Act Over Prohibition appeared first on Leafly. Politics Congress