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Virginia: Gov. Youngkin Moves to Re-criminalize Personal Possession of Marijuana

NORML

The Governor has proposed an amendment in the nature of a substitute to SB 591 which would create two new misdemeanors for personal marijuana possession. . The post Virginia: Gov. Youngkin Moves to Re-criminalize Personal Possession of Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

The first New Jersey recreational dispensaries will open April 21

Leafly

Meet the 13 medical cannabis dispensaries approved to start selling to all New Jersey adults April 21. The post The first New Jersey recreational dispensaries will open April 21 appeared first on Leafly. Industry new jersey New York

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Move It! Exercise & the endocannabinoid system

Project CBD

Physical exercise triggers the runner’s high and improves metabolic health by activating the endocannabinoid system

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Best strains and terpenes for ADHD

The Cannigma

For people with ADHD, cannabis has long been a source of relief and support. Despite the prevalence of ADHD diagnosis over the past 20 years, it is still a relatively poorly understood neurological disorder, and cannabis use was not looked on favorably.

Where the Money Grows: Learning the Industry Trends in Medical Cannabis, Recreational Marijuana, Hemp, and Beyond

Speaker: Jonathan Bench, International Cannabis and Securities Business Attorney at Harris Bricken

The U.S. cannabis industry is still in its infancy, even though states began engaging with legalization in one form or another in the late 1990s. Today, many opportunities exist for individuals and businesses that want to engage in the industry. Join international cannabis and securities business attorney Jonathan Bench as he provides some pitfalls and best practices for companies & individuals looking to engage with the U.S. cannabis marketplace.

New Jersey: Adult Use Marijuana Sales to Begin Next Week

NORML

Select retailers will begin selling marijuana and cannabis-infused products to those ages 21 and older on Thursday, April 21, Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy has announced. "I I want our legal adult-use cannabis industry to be a national model," the Governor said. And I think we’re there.”.

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Mushrooms talk to each other with language as complex as human speech

Cannabis Life Network

Have you ever looked at trees swaying in the wind and thought to yourself, “I wonder if they can communicate with each other?” ” Language in the insect realm can be complex, such as a bee’s dance; whereas plants use chemical signals to communicate.

New U.S. Research Efforts Could Catalyze Medical Cannabis’ Adoption in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Veriheal

Cannabis, despite being widely available for medical and recreational consumers across the United States, remains one of the most understudied plants. Fortunately, the U.S.

Virginia: Governor Youngkin Signs Legislation to Improve Medical Cannabis Program

NORML

Includes eliminating the requirement that patients register with the Board of Pharmacy after receiving their written certification from a registered practitioner. The post Virginia: Governor Youngkin Signs Legislation to Improve Medical Cannabis Program appeared first on NORML.

DIY Stoner sheds and why potheads love them

Leafly

Canadians are practicing safe sesh with these DIY stoner sheds. Anyone can make a designated weed space—what will you create? The post DIY Stoner sheds and why potheads love them appeared first on Leafly. Canada Lifestyle adult-use cannabis cannabis consumption DIY medical marijuana seshing

Will Elon Musk Make Twitter Great Again?

Cannabis Life Network

Will Elon Musk make Twitter great again? As in, a fully-functional town square where people are free to speak their minds? Eccentric tech mogul Elon Musk acquired 9.2% of the company’s shares last week. He is also going to be sitting on the company’s board of directors.

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How to use a dab pen

The Cannigma

Dab pens cross the inhalation method of dab rigs with the convenience and portability of a vape pen. These pens work well for people who like cannabis extracts (“concentrates”), but don’t necessarily want to own or use a dab rig.

Illinois: Bill Eliminates Marijuana Drug Testing Requirement for Those Seeking to Have Their Criminal Records Expunged

NORML

NORML's Deputy Director Paul Armentano called the legislation "a common sense fix. Those seeking to expunge their records should not be penalized simply because they have recently engaged in behavior that is now perfectly legal under state law.".

These 420 NFT murals give back to communities with pro-cannabis art

Leafly

Hear ye, hear ye! These 420 NFT murals popping up in communities across North America help support local non-profits! The post These 420 NFT murals give back to communities with pro-cannabis art appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle 420 Chicago NFTs Portland Toronto Washington DC

A Cannabis Cartel in Canada Inevitable?

Cannabis Life Network

Is a cannabis cartel in Canada inevitable? No one knows when the United States will legalize cannabis, but it feels imminent. Once this occurs, will Canada’s large licensed producers‘ lobby for domestic protection? Like Canada’s telecommunications industry?

Australia: Synthetic & Delta 9 Edibles Syndicate Uncovered In NSW Hunter Valley

Cannabis Law Report

Channel 7 Australia reports. Three people have been charged with multiple drug offences after police seized 15 kilograms of drug-laced lollipops in raids in the NSW Hunter region.

State Policy Weekly Update 4/15/2022

NORML

This week’s update highlights important advancements of legislation in Maryland, New Hampshire, and Delaware, and additional important movements in Pennsylvania, Maine, Illinois and other states. The post State Policy Weekly Update 4/15/2022 appeared first on NORML.

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New York approves its first rec cultivation licenses

Leafly

This week, New York took a huge step towards launching its recreational marijuana program. On Thursday, April 14, the state’s Cannabis Control Board (CCB) voted to award conditional cannabis cultivation licenses to 52 existing hemp farms within New York.

Cannabis Act Unconstitutional?

Cannabis Life Network

Is the Cannabis Act unconstitutional? The Canadian government made the Cannabis Act law in 2018. Since then, Canadians, regardless of medical status, have been able to enjoy legal cannabis. Canada’s old medical regulations were disbanded in light of the new recreational rules.

Pennsylvania Says Yes to Banking for Cannabis Businesses

Veriheal

Banking has been a hurdle for cannabis businesses since the birth of the industry. Despite the fact that these businesses are state-legal, financial institutions have historically hesitated to work with them due to cannabis’ federally illegal status.

What does 710-friendly mean?

The Cannigma

Outside of cannabis culture, 420 is the stoner holiday. But do you know about 710? If you’re new to the cannabis space, all of these numbers can be hard to keep track of. What does 710-friendly mean? Where did it come from?

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Discreetly Dank: “Cannabis is my medicine, so why am I still so ashamed?”

Leafly

In our first Discreetly Dank, an amazing author details their journey with medical cannabis use and shame. The post Discreetly Dank: “Cannabis is my medicine, so why am I still so ashamed?” ” appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle 420 Discreetly Dank lifestyle medical marijuana stigm

Anandamide prevents cancer by starving cells of food

Cannabis Life Network

A previously unknown driver of a cancer-friendly environment was discovered by Sloan Kettering Institute and published in early 2021. Immune cells were reimagined.

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Ultimate 4/20 Trivia

CannaMD

Have you ever wondered how April 20th became a day for marijuana appreciation all over the world? As it turns out, no one knows for sure how it grew into the international phenomenon that it is today. But the writers over at the Huffington Post were able to trace it back to a group of […].

What Do Prohibitionists Really Hope to Accomplish?

Canna Law Blog

Federal cannabis legalization will happen. It is no longer a matter of “if”, but of “when.” ” So what do prohibitionists really hope to accomplish?

Leafly editor’s picks: The fire of Phoenix 420 ’22

Leafly

Happy 420, Phoenix weed smokers! Ya’ll have come so far in so little time: from a pretty tightly controlled medical marijuana state to a full-on legalization bastion beginning in 2021. Today, all adults 21+ have every type of cannabis modality—flower, extracts, edibles, even hot sauce.

Is CBD or THC The Best Sleep Remedy?

Cannabis Life Network

It’s Sleep Awareness Month, and if you’ve been having trouble sleeping lately, you’re not alone. While the world enters its third year of a global pandemic (as well as other news), sleep has become a major health issue on a global scale.

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Tennessee’s New Canna-Pub, Amazon’s Fight Against Unionization, & 4/20 Deals

Veriheal

Tennessee’s first cannabis-infused eatery is coming to Nashville, Amazon is fighting unionization with questionable claims, and companies are releasing some hot deals for this year’s 4/20. Let’s dive into this week’s cannanews. Tennessee to Open First Legal Cannabis Restaurant.

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New York Issues First Adult-Use Cannabis Cultivation Licenses

Canna Law Blog

Yesterday, April 14, 2022 marked a historic event for New York’s adult-use cannabis industry: during the eighth Cannabis Control Board (CCB) meeting , the CCB issued the first adult-use cannabis licenses.

These men of God say weed is not ‘the Devil’s lettuce’

Leafly

A priest, a pastor, and a rabbi walk into a dispensary—no joke, those old stigmas about weed are going up in smoke. The post These men of God say weed is not ‘the Devil’s lettuce’ appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle 420 destigmatization religion

How To Make The Best THC Infused Drinks for 4/20

Cannabis Life Network

If there is one holiday every weed-smoker reveres, it is 4/20. However, for some, smoking may not be an option due to lung conditions, living situations or legality.

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