Sat.May 25, 2019 - Fri.May 31, 2019

TSA (Sort of) Allows (Some) Hemp-CBD Products on Flights

Canna Law Blog

In the past few months, our team has been quoted in several magazines and online publications on the risks of traveling with CBD products. These media inquiries resulted from repeated arrests of travelers in possession of CBD oil at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (“DFW”).

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Cannabis Terpenes, Part 3: A Few of Our Favorite Terpenes

FloridaMarijuana.net

Cannabis has been a source of food, fuel, paper, and building materials, a textile fiber, and a folk medicine remedy for thousands of years. THC and CBD are two popular cannabinoids, and have been used medicinally for centuries.

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Texas Lawmakers Approve MMJ Expansion. Will the Governor OK It?

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The long-limited Texas medical cannabis system is poised to finally open its doors to more patients. The post Texas Lawmakers Approve MMJ Expansion. Will the Governor OK It? appeared first on Leafly. Politics autism cancer chronic pain legislation ptsd qualifying conditions texas

Illinois Legislature Passes the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act

NORML

With Governor Pritzker’s Signature, Illinois will become the first state in history to legislatively legalize and regulate cannabis sales.

Hemp-Derived CBD Now Allowed On Flights By TSA

MassRoots

TSA ( Transportation Security Administration ) now allows CBD (Cannabidiol) in airports and on flights. TSA clarifies that the CBD products must be hemp-derived “under the Agriculture Improvement Act 2018.” ” They recently updated a section of their website “What Can I Bring?”

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Cannabis Terpenes Part 2: Hundreds of Terpenes

FloridaMarijuana.net

As the cannabis plant, and medical marijuana, become more mainstream, science is proving what humans have known for centuries: cannabis is a means by which patients can seek and receive holistic wellness. The healing cannabis plant is complex and most notably known for the compounds THC and CBD.

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Illinois Senate Passes the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act

NORML

Illinois poised to become the first state to legislatively legalize and regulate cannabis.

U.S. holds CBD hearing as fans, sellers await legal clarity

Cannabis Chronicles

SILVER SPRING, Md. — CBD products have surged in popularity despite confusion around their legal status. Now U.S. regulators are exploring ways to officially allow the hemp ingredient in food, drinks and dietary supplements. The U.S.

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What's Next for Cannabis Banking?

MJ Business Attorneys

The California Legislature passed Senate Bill 51 last week, allowing California state-chartered banks and credit unions to provide banking services for the states’ cannabis businesses. This legislation covers 40.02

5 Takeaways From the FDA’s Hearing on CBD

Leafly

We listened to 100 stakeholders for ten hours on Friday. Here's what you need to know. The post 5 Takeaways From the FDA’s Hearing on CBD appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics cannabidiol cbd FDA

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FDA Hearing On ‘Hemp-Derived CBD’ Today

NORML

Washington, DC : Today the US Food and Drug Administration is taking in-person public testimony with regard to the “manufacturing, product quality, marketing, labeling, and sale” of CBD-infused retail products.

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The Future of Cannabis Consumption

Cannabis Life Network

Recreational cannabis consumption is legal in 10 states in the United States as well as all across Canada for adults of a certain age. However, unlike other recreational choices like alcohol, in many places, there is no place for adults to socially consume cannabis together.

Hoban Law Group Announcement: FDA Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-Derived Compounds Public Hearing

Cannabis Law Report

FDA Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-Derived Compounds Public Hearing. Friday, May 31st, 2019. . Hoban Law Group is delighted to announce that Managing Attorney Garrett Graff was selected by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) to testify in Washington D.C.

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Opinion: Why Smoking Flower Will Always Be the Best Consumption Method

Leafly

Joint? Our own Dante Jordan discusses why smoking flower beats all other consumption methods. The post Opinion: Why Smoking Flower Will Always Be the Best Consumption Method appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle consumption flower opinion

Arizona: Supreme Court Rules That Concentrates Are Legal Under State’s Medical Cannabis Access Law

NORML

Manufacturing and possessing concentrated forms of cannabis are legally protected activities under the state’s medical cannabis access law, according to a unanimous decision issued today by the Arizona Supreme Court. The decision reverses a 2018 ruling by the Arizona Court of Appeals.

BC Supreme Court rules against test case dispensary appeal

Cannabis Life Network

Dispensaries are ordered to pay bills of court costs and violation tickets. In a landmark test case decision the Supreme Court of B.C.

Benchmark Signs Definitive Investment Cooperation Agreement with China-Based Zhejiang Yatai Pharmaceutical

Canna Newswire

Agreement to set up a joint venture company in Canada. VANCOUVER, British Columbia – May 30, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (

Workplace Deaths Fell 34% After Medical Cannabis Legalization

Leafly

Younger workers might be getting less drunk on the job. The post Workplace Deaths Fell 34% After Medical Cannabis Legalization appeared first on Leafly. Politics employment medical marijuana research united states

Weekly Legislative Roundup 5/31/19

NORML

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup! This week, the US Food and Drug Administration is taking in-person public testimony with regard to the “manufacturing, product quality, marketing, labeling, and sale” of CBD-infused retail products.

USDA Says States Should Not Interfere With Hemp Transportation

Canna Law Blog

On May 28th, 2018, the United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) issued a non-binding opinion letter regarding hemp production (“ USDA Letter “). The USDA’s Office of General Counsel (a.k.a.,

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Cultiva Law Looking For A Paralegal

Cannabis Law Report

Cultiva Law, PLLC is seeking a paralegal to join our litigation practice and support our Seattle team. Cultiva Law is a cannabis law-specialty firm primarily serving Pacific Northwest clients. We take pride in providing exceptional legal services while creating a professional and friendly culture.

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Flying With CBD? TSA Says It’s Cool

Leafly

TSA clarifies its policy: CBD is A-OK. There are rules, though. Here's what you need to know. The post Flying With CBD? TSA Says It’s Cool appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle Politics cannabidiol cbd medical marijuana

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Colorado: Governor Signs Multiple Marijuana Law Reform Measures

NORML

Democratic Gov. Jared Polis has signed multiple bills into law amending the state’s marijuana laws. House Bill 1234 establishes regulations for the delivery of cannabis products from state-licensed retailers. Under the plan, deliveries are limited to one per day per household, and are only permitted in municipalities that explicitly allow for such activities. Deliveries to college campuses are prohibited.

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Cannabis Track and Trace Is A Disaster Waiting to Happen—and Not for the Reasons You Might Think

Canna Law Blog

Most states’ regulated cannabis regimes require licensed cannabis companies to use seed-to-sale track-and-trace software. In California, the state has contracted the entire track-and-trace program to the METRC program.

Oregon Legislative Update and Summary – 31 Days Left In Current Legislative Session

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the update received 1 June 2019. Oregon Legislative Update and Summary. There are just 31 days left in the legislative session.

Cannabis Extracts Are Legal, Arizona High Court Rules

Leafly

The unanimous state Supreme Court decision Tuesday concluded Arizona cardholders are immunized because cannabis extracts are considered medical marijuana. The post Cannabis Extracts Are Legal, Arizona High Court Rules appeared first on Leafly.

Trannabis: Healing for All Bodies aims to Heal from Within During Month of NYC World Pride on June 22nd, 2019

Canna Newswire

NEW YORK – May 30, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – June marks a month of celebration in New York, as the city ushers in the sixth edition of WorldPride. The timing is especially powerful because 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the historic Stonewall uprising, the precursor to the contemporary pride parade.

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Everyone’s Asking: Why Isn’t the Marijuana Banking Act Moving in the Senate?

Canna Law Blog

Looks like marijuana banking is stuck, again. The banking associations from all 50 states and 1 U.S. territory sent a joint letter to leaders of the Senate Banking Committee on Monday, to urge advancement of bipartisan legislation that would protect financial institutions that service marijuana businesses.

Branding Is Personal & Meaningful

Cannabis Law Report

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. AUTHOR: Glenn Johnson. PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT.

New York Launches Final Bid for Adult-Use Legalization in 2019

Leafly

After failing to pass it in the budget, legislators give a new bill a try before the session ends June 19. The post New York Launches Final Bid for Adult-Use Legalization in 2019 appeared first on Leafly. Politics New York

TSA Now Allowing CBD Oil on Planes

WeedAdvisor

Can you bring CBD on plane? According to the TSA, the answer would be a solid “no”. Despite the fact that CBD products contain – at most – trace amounts of THC, their legal status as cannabis (marijuana or hemp) extracts means the TSA will not allow them, according to NBC News.

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Aurora Cannabis and UFC Join Forces to Advance CBD Research, Education, and Product Development

Cannabis Life Network

EDMONTON, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ – Aurora Cannabis Inc.

NJ Senate Votes To Advance Medical Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

The New Jersey Senate voted 33-4 on Thursday to advance a bill that would boost medical marijuana sales and create new business opportunities in the state. Before the vote, the Senate amended Assembly Bill 10 to allow marijuana workers to join unions.

We’re Watching the FDA’s Hearing on CBD So You Don’t Have To

Leafly

Leafly Liveblog: We're watching all 10 hours of the most important CBD hearing in history. You're welcome. The post We’re Watching the FDA’s Hearing on CBD So You Don’t Have To appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics cannabidiol cbd FDA