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Pennsylvania Police Arrested Over 13,000 People for Marijuana Possession in 2021

NORML

It's clear that cannabis consumers are targeted in Pennsylvania for arrest and the striking racial disparities to enforcement are getting worse. The post Pennsylvania Police Arrested Over 13,000 People for Marijuana Possession in 2021 appeared first on NORML.

Dutch Farmers’ Protest: Hemp Solutions

Cannabis Life Network

What’s going with the Dutch farmers’ protest? On Tuesday, Netherland lawmakers voted to declare farmers propagators of climate change. Their emissions are planet-destroying pollutants, and they’ll have to cut back on everything from livestock to how much they harvest.

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How does cannabis interact with other drugs?

Leafly

Learn all about how weed mixes with other drugs, prescription or otherwise, to know when it’s safe to light up and when it’s wise to wait. The post How does cannabis interact with other drugs? appeared first on Leafly. Health opioids psychedelics

Taking It Slow With GABA

Project CBD

Cannabinoid receptor activation regulates the release of GABA , the brain’s primary inhibitory neurotransmitter, which plays a crucial role in maintaining neuronal health

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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.

House Members Once Again Advance SAFE Banking Reform in Must-Pass NDAA Package, Include Cannabis Protections for Veterans

NORML

The vote marks the seventh time that House members have advanced this language to the Senate as either an amendment or as a stand-alone bill. The post House Members Once Again Advance SAFE Banking Reform in Must-Pass NDAA Package, Include Cannabis Protections for Veterans appeared first on NORML.

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Leafly Buzz: 14 world-class hashes of summer 2022

Leafly

An Emerald Cup 2022 hash judge rounds up his faves. The post Leafly Buzz: 14 world-class hashes of summer 2022 appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products Arizona BHO California concentrates dry-sift edibles extracts hash Leafly Buzz live rosin Michigan rosin

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Microdosing Cannabis – The Keurig of Concentrates

Cannabis Life Network

Is microdosing cannabis even a thing? Who wants a single milligram of THC? The THC limit on edibles and concentrates is a common complaint with Canadian legalization. If anything, consumers wish for higher THC concentrations. But there is a market for microdosing cannabis.

North Dakota: Advocates Turn in Signatures for Adult-Use Legalization Ballot Measure

NORML

“Historically, North Dakota has long had one of the highest marijuana arrests rates in the nation, despite having among the lowest reported marijuana use of any state. Residents deserve the right to weigh in on and rethink this destructive policy.".

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What’s the link between cannabis and menstrual health?

The Cannigma

Cannabis and the menstrual cycle have more in common than you might think. Both have been shunned by polite society, both have suffered from a campaign of misinformation, and both have undeniable effects on women’s mental, physical, and emotional health.

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Inside Chicagoland’s first cannabis consumption lounge – RISE Mundelein

Leafly

Cannabis consumption lounges are finally opening across the country. We get an eye-witness account of the newest in Illinois. The post Inside Chicagoland’s first cannabis consumption lounge – RISE Mundelein appeared first on Leafly.

Bloomberg Report Suggests Dems Will Federally Decriminalize Cannabis Next Week – We’ll Believe It When We See It !

Cannabis Law Report

Predictably it has sent cannabis stocks into a frenzy of excitement! A bill that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level could be announced by Senate Democrats as early as next week, a source familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. .

Marijuana-Related Ballot Initiatives and Referenda: July 2022 Update

NORML

Voters in several states will decide on marijuana-related ballot measures in November. Here is an update of where these efforts currently stand. The post Marijuana-Related Ballot Initiatives and Referenda: July 2022 Update appeared first on NORML.

Consumer Protection and Quality Assurance: Why it’s Important for Legal Grows to Inspect Their Cannabis Crops

Veriheal

Spider mites, mold, powdery mildew, root rot, bud rot, pests, and microbial outbreaks are all possible problems cultivators may encounter when growing cannabis.

Mind-blowing NASA photos send nation to weed store

Leafly

"Imagine thousands of galaxies in one picture." Okay we're gonna need some top-shelf dankage for that, says America. The post Mind-blowing NASA photos send nation to weed store appeared first on Leafly. Science & tech cannabis cannabis and creativity Carl Sagan NASA science Webb Telescope

4 Reasons Why Total Count Microbial Tests Are Poor Safety Indicators

Medicinal Genomics

Several articles have been published recently describing the challenges of microbial testing on cannabis and hemp. One thing that all these articles have in common is total count tests. It’s time that we address the elephant in the room.

Employee Turnover in Cannabis Retail

Cannabis Life Network

High employee turnover is always a problem for retail managers, but what about employee turnover in cannabis retail? Also known as “budtenders,” cannabis retail employees are the frontline of the cannabis industry. They are the people customers most interact with.

The Florida Primary Election and Cannabis

Canna Law Blog

The Florida primary election is approaching, meaning it’s time for voters to learn about candidates. Here is what some of those vying for statewide office have to say about cannabis. Governor. The two leading Democratic candidates in the Florida gubernatorial primary support cannabis reform.

Oklahoma, North Dakota, Arkansas, and Nebraska submit signatures to put cannabis on November ballot

Leafly

Activists found huge support for marijuana legalization in four politically conservative states. The post Oklahoma, North Dakota, Arkansas, and Nebraska submit signatures to put cannabis on November ballot appeared first on Leafly.

New York Lays Out the Laws on Cannabis Marketing

Veriheal

New York’s Cannabis Control Board has decided on some things regarding the legal cannabis industry in the state. What it has decided on will make this new industry much different than many other places and the state’s long-standing illicit market.

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Does cannabis cause mass shootings? 

Cannabis Life Network

Does cannabis cause mass shootings? At a 4th of July parade in Highland Park, a young man opened fire, killing seven people and injuring 46 others. In the wake of the horrifying shooting, so-called journalists of the corporate press have been perpetuating their usual ideology.

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Thoughts on Thailand (Sort of) Legalizing Cannabis

Canna Law Blog

Last month we weighed in on Thailand becoming the first country in Southeast Asia to decriminalize cannabis. We’ve seen some bad reporting on this since then, along the lines of “weed is legal in Thailand!”

Are cannabis drinks here to stay?

Leafly

The weed drinks market is slowly gaining more steam, but it's got a long way to go before it competes with booze. The post Are cannabis drinks here to stay? appeared first on Leafly. Industry weed drinks

Study: Cannabis Safe for Cancer Patients

CannaMD

Cannabis has been building an increasingly positive reputation among doctors and scientists in recent years as they discover more about its wide range of potential medical applications — and new research is helping to add cancer treatment to that list.

B.C. Cannabis Consumers Now Free to Use Private Delivery Services

Cannabis Life Network

’s cannabis consumers are now free to use private delivery services in the province. The government-owned B.C. Cannabis Stores have been able to do this since legalization. The B.C. government extended this freedom to private stores last year.

Don’t Travel with Cannabis

Canna Law Blog

Marijuana is illegal in most countries in the world, is federally illegal in the United States, and is highly regulated even in the U.S. states that allow it. Hemp laws are all over the place in the U.S. and are often just as bad as marijuana laws internationally.

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8 weed strains for stargazing, comet chasing, and blowing your mind

Leafly

Summer is the perfect time for a stargazing smoke sesh. These eight celestial strains will have you feeling and seeing over the moon. The post 8 weed strains for stargazing, comet chasing, and blowing your mind appeared first on Leafly.

PAINE v RIDE-AWAY, INC.  2022 WL 129928 (N.H. 2022) Supreme Court of New Hampshire

Cannabis Law Report

PAINE v RIDE-AWAY, INC. . 2022 WL 129928 (N.H. 2022). Supreme Court of New Hampshire. Summary . The law against discrimination has created a duty for employers to make reasonable accommodation for employees with known physical or mental limitations.

Are polyunsaturated fats better for health?

Cannabis Life Network

What do coconut oil, avocados, and a lot of misconceptions have in common? Big sugar slandered fat into one slump of negative press. Science still misunderstands various fat in our diet, but industries have always been the spin doctor, pushing ideas for profit.

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Join Us at KushCon 2022 in Tampa, Florida

Canna Law Blog

It’s almost time for KushCon Tampa! Browse more than 400 booths from leading hemp brands , learn about the latest in wellness and alternative health, take in sessions with industry professionals from across the globe, and network with the biggest players in the game.

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New York cease-and-desist disaster hurts confidence in state’s legal weed plans

Leafly

NY officials are making a mess of their efforts to legalize cannabis—here’s what’s at the eye of the latest shitstorm. The post New York cease-and-desist disaster hurts confidence in state’s legal weed plans appeared first on Leafly. Politics Industry New York politics