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Study: Cannabis Use Associated With Improved Symptoms, Better Sleep in Patients Suffering From Post-Traumatic Stress

NORML

"Individuals reported improvements in overall PTSD symptom severity 30 and 70 days after initiating MMJ [medical marijuana]. Moreover, they reported reductions in negative affect and improvements in overall well-being. These findings suggest that MMJ use may be associated with clinical benefits in people with PTSD.” The post Study: Cannabis Use Associated With Improved Symptoms, Better Sleep in Patients Suffering From Post-Traumatic Stress appeared first on NORML.

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We are thankful for you!

Americans for Safe Access

For over 20 years, we have had the honor to work alongside our incredible members and supporters. It hasn’t been an easy road and there is still so much to do. In the spirit of the holidays we wanted to take a minute to say thank you to all of you and to share some of the things we are thankful for this year.

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Study: Legal cannabis hasn’t increased fatal car crashes

Leafly

Massachusetts saw road deaths fall nearly 30%. The post Study: Legal cannabis hasn’t increased fatal car crashes appeared first on Leafly.

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Preparing for an Outdoor Harvest

Veriheal

With fall well underway, many growers are getting ready to harvest their cannabis cards. When it comes to harvests, you better have a plan ready, or things will get really hectic real quick. Thankfully, this doesn’t have to be. With a little due diligence and some planning, you can make harvesting your outdoor cannabis plants a breeze. Our easy-to-follow guide will teach you the tips you need to properly harvest, dry, and cure your cannabis plants.

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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. Some want to directly own licensed businesses, while others prefer to keep the industry at an arm’s length and merely profit from it.

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NORML Op-Ed: Republicans Are Increasingly Unwilling to Respect Voters’ Decisions on Cannabis

NORML

In a healthy and functioning democracy, elected officials represent the views of the electorate. But, when it comes to the issue of cannabis law reform, Republican lawmakers all too often ignore or seek to undermine their voters. The post NORML Op-Ed: Republicans Are Increasingly Unwilling to Respect Voters’ Decisions on Cannabis appeared first on NORML.

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Video: Gravity bong rips and nachos rule at the new OG Cannabis Cafe

Leafly

Joints, blunts, dinner, and dessert! The post Video: Gravity bong rips and nachos rule at the new OG Cannabis Cafe appeared first on Leafly.

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Veriheal’s 2023 Innovation In Cannabis Scholarship Winners

Veriheal

Veriheal remains dedicated to supporting the next generation of pioneers through its Innovation in Cannabis Scholarship. As we reflect on the success of the 2022 recipients, we are thrilled to introduce the exceptional winners of the 2023 scholarship. Veriheal recognizes the financial challenges students face in pursuing higher education. To alleviate this burden, we awarded $5,000 scholarships to five outstanding individuals in 2022.

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Go Green on Black Friday

NORML

With tons of holiday gift ideas like cozy hoodies, butter soft tees, and mugs for cocoa, and stocking stuffers like laptop stickers, buttons, and NORML memberships, there’s something for every lover of personal freedom on your shopping list. The post Go Green on Black Friday appeared first on NORML.

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Illegal Chinese Marijuana Operations Spread Across Rural Maine – Law Enforcement Is Doing Nothing

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

Maine faces a surge in illegal marijuana grows run by Chinese nationals, with little intervention from law enforcement.By yourNEWS Media StaffMaine has become a hotbed.

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Review: Mango 1:1 Hash Drops by Aer?z

Illinois News Joint

I’m a firm believer in the full spectrum approach to cannabis use. While I’m not one to turn down distillate-based edibles, my favorite infused treats use more robust main ingredients. Aerīz released full-spectrum hash-oil based gummies last year, and I’ve been waiting to get my hands on them since. I was finally able to pick up a pack of Mango Delight 1:1 Hash Drops at Trinity Compassionate Care.

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Free seeds of ILGM’s best-selling strains

Leafly

ILGM is pulling out all the stops this holiday season, offering huge sales all Cyber Week long. Starting today and lasting until the tenth of December, you can receive ten of ILGM’s high-quality seeds for no cost when you purchase ten or more. ILGM has a massive library of strains to choose from, including highly sought-after but rarely discounted strains like GG, Bruce Banner, and Leafly Strain of the Year winners, Jealosy and Runtz.

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The Science Behind Medical Marijuana: Exploring Cannabinoids and Their Therapeutic Effects

MMJ Recs

In recent years, the medical community and the public have shown a growing interest in the therapeutic potential of medical marijuana. This article delves into the science behind medical marijuana, focusing on cannabinoids, the active compounds found in the cannabis plant, and their remarkable therapeutic effects. We’ll explore the diverse range of cannabinoids and their health benefits, providing insights into how these compounds are revolutionizing healthcare.

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Risk Allocation in Cannabis Contracts

Canna Law Blog

One of the main reasons why I am such a vocal supporter of written cannabis contracts is allocation of risk and liabilities. Parties to a cannabis contract have a number of ways that they can allocate risks and liabilities that they just won’t have in a “handshake” deal. Today I’ll explore six of the top ways to allocate risk in a cannabis contract. #1 Disclaimers If you’ve ever read through a cannabis contract, there’s a good chance you’ve seen disclaim

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Review: Oh Snap! Turbo Charged Shake by Interstate 420

Illinois News Joint

While shake is still the choice for many budget consumers in Illinois, the category has taken on a reputation as a dumping ground for trim and less than stellar strains. NuEra’s Interstate 420 label is challenging this idea with its new Turbo Charged Shake, a THCa infused version of preground flower. Intrigued by the concept, I stopped into nuEra Champaign and picked up a half ounce of Oh Snap!

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Mexican Flan—Cookies, NJ, fall 2023

Leafly

An independent, expert review of premium New Jersey cannabis flower. The post Mexican Flan—Cookies, NJ, fall 2023 appeared first on Leafly.

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Can marijuana help people addicted to opioids? Some experts think so

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

An employee at Prime ATC (now GraniteLeaf Cannabis) in Peterborough, seen here in July, trims marijuana buds for medicinal use in New Hampshire.

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A Guide to Medical Marijuana for Chronic Pain Relief: Strains, Delivery Methods, and Obtaining a Cannabis Card

United Patients Group

Chronic pain affects millions of people worldwide, significantly impacting their quality of life and often leading to the development of other health conditions. Traditional treatments with prescription medications can sometimes be insufficient or accompanied by undesirable side effects, leaving patients in search of alternative methods for pain relief.

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Review: Fruity Flintstoned Cereal Bar by Enliven

Illinois News Joint

Enliven took a shortcut to brand recognition by jumping into the severely lacking infused baked-goods market with a cookie line. Now, Enliven is back for more, following up with a new line of infused cereal bars. I recently picked up from Trinity Compassionate Care the Fruity Flintstoned bar to see how it stacked up. The Fruity Flintstoned Cereal Bar is 100mg total THC.

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Camino Sours’ Strawberry Chill Gummies—Kiva, CA, fall 2023

Leafly

An independent, expert review of premium California cannabis gummies. The post Camino Sours’ Strawberry Chill Gummies—Kiva, CA, fall 2023 appeared first on Leafly.

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Marijuana driver impairment test could be used in Minnesota

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

ST. PAUL, Minn. (FOX 9) – Months after Minnesota legalized marijuana for adults, the state’s Office of Traffic Safety is pilot testing products that aim.

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Happy Thanksgiving from Canna Law Blog!

Canna Law Blog

Here’s to a relaxing holiday with family and friends. Enjoy the holiday! We will be back next week with our regular programming. The post Happy Thanksgiving from Canna Law Blog! appeared first on Harris Sliwoski LLP (Formerly Harris Bricken).

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High-Minded Events to host Danksgiving dinner

Illinois News Joint

High-Minded Events and Flame Princess Confections are scheduled to host a cannabis-friendly culinary adventure this Thanksgiving. The “ Danksgiving ” dinner will be “served family style, for medical patients or experience consumers, who can comfortably consume 50mg of cannabis.” This tastefully infused feast features Thanksgiving favorites, each dish carefully dosed for a blend of tradition and tranquility.

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Hawaiian Rain—Cookies, NJ, fall 2023

Leafly

An independent, expert review of premium New Jersey cannabis flower. The post Hawaiian Rain—Cookies, NJ, fall 2023 appeared first on Leafly.

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Allan government facing renewed pressure over the release of a report into the Melbourne CBD safe injecting room

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

The Victorian opposition has again demanded the Allan government release a report into the Melbourne CBD safe injecting room. The government was handed the findings.

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Compare Miami Marijuana Doctor & Recertification Costs

LifeCannMD

#image_title When you decide it is time to get your Medical Marijuana card in Florida , it’s important to be aware of hidden expenses that might not be readily apparent. These hidden fees can accumulate, so it’s essential to factor them in when comparing medical marijuana doctors in Miami. You will need to receive a new patient evaluation from a Florida-certified Medical Marijuana doctor in order to determine your eligibility and give a medical marijuana recommendation.

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Know Your Brand: Cannabis Infused from West Town Bakery

Illinois News Joint

For our latest feature in the educational Know Your Brand series, we help introduce one of the newest brands and innovated products in the Illinois market, Cannabis Infused. Cannabis Infused launched November 2023 and is Illinois’ first “take-and-bake cake mixes that include fast-acting THC.” West Town Bakery , a renowned Chicago bakery and confectioner, has created three infused cake mixes: Fudge Brownie, Cannfetti Cake, and The Devil’s Food Cake.

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Camino Wild Berry Chill Gummies—Kiva, CA, fall 2023

Leafly

An independent, expert review of premium California cannabis gummies. The post Camino Wild Berry Chill Gummies—Kiva, CA, fall 2023 appeared first on Leafly.

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Can marijuana be legal in US? Chuck Schumer thinks a new act can pave the way

Medical Marijuana Program Connection

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer thinks a federal legalisation of marijuana might be a reality in the near future due to the SAFER Act, which.

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Exploring Virginia’s MMJ Strains and Products

MMJ Recs

Virginia’s journey into the world of medical marijuana (MMJ) has been a significant development, offering patients a range of therapeutic options to address various health conditions. With a growing number of medical cannabis dispensaries across the state, Virginians are gaining access to an array of MMJ strains and products that cater to their specific needs.

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Review: Fudge Brownie Mix by West Town Bakery

Illinois News Joint

With more new craft operators coming online, Illinois dispensary menus are slowly but surely offering more new and innovating cannabis-infused products. Idyll has recently collaborated with Cannabis Infused from West Town Bakery to release a line of infused baking mixes that caught my attention. Three baking mixes are available for pick up only at Okay Cannabis dispensaries (for now), including Fudge Brownie, Cannfetti Cake, and The Devil’s Food Cake.

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