7 Women Writers From History You Didn’t Know Liked Cannabis

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The post 7 Women Writers From History You Didn’t Know Liked Cannabis appeared first on Leafly. For centuries, cannabis has inspired many women writers. Check out which of the classics were fueled by cannabis. Lifestyle Women women in cannabis

Chronic Chronology: Great Moments in 4/20 History

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Fire one up and hop on the bus for a detour-laden timeline of 4/20 throughout cannabis history. The post Chronic Chronology: Great Moments in 4/20 History appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle Politics 420 activism history legalization legislation

History As UK Imports First Legal Bulk Cannabis Shipments

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A landmark moment for the UK’s cannabis industry occurred this week when the first bulk shipments of marijuana were imported into Britain since legislation changed in November.

History of the medicinal use of cannabis

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The post History of the medicinal use of cannabis appeared first on Alchimia blog. Cannabis or marijuana has been accompanying mankind for more than 10,000 years, which has found the myriad of uses of this plant, either at recreational, medicinal or industrial level.

Bay Area Women in Cannabis Celebrate International Women’s Day And Women’s History Month

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niak who campaigned to get the US Government to recognize International Women’s Day and introduced the first bill in the history of the U.S. The post Bay Area Women in Cannabis Celebrate International Women’s Day And Women’s History Month appeared first on Canna Newswire.

Hunter S. Thompson Ran for Sheriff on a ‘Free Weed’ Platform—And Almost Won

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Lifestyle historyFifty years ago, in a campaign for sheriff, Hunter Thompson called for cannabis legalization, aggressive environmental protection, and an end to abusive policing and corruption in government. We should have listened. The post Hunter S. Thompson Ran for Sheriff on a ‘Free Weed’ Platform—And Almost Won appeared first on Leafly.

Michigan Changes Required Disclosures for Marihuana Applicant Criminal History

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The disclosure forms require applicants to disclose information pertaining to entity information, ownership interest, financial information, government regulation, criminal history and litigation history. by Annabel Shea As is the case in every state, entities and individuals applying for a medical marihuana facility license through the Bureau of Medical Marihuana Regulation in Michigan must complete a series of disclosure forms.

Meet Bob Snodgrass, the Hippie Deadhead Who Invented Heady Glass

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Industry Lifestyle history pipesMeet Bob Snodgrass, the glassblower whose proliferative techniques gave rise to a new wave of cannabis craftsmanship in the form of gorgeous, artistic pipes. The post Meet Bob Snodgrass, the Hippie Deadhead Who Invented Heady Glass appeared first on Leafly.

Barney Frank Was Into Legalization, Gay Marriage Wicked Early

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Podcasts Politics history legalization massachusetts The HashReform happens slow, then fast, says the Congressman from Massachusetts who championed gay marriage and legal weed waaaay before it was cool. The post Barney Frank Was Into Legalization, Gay Marriage Wicked Early appeared first on Leafly.

The Roll-Up #84: Bean’s Mystery History of 4/20

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The post The Roll-Up #84: Bean’s Mystery History of 4/20 appeared first on Leafly. It's 4/20 week! Author David Bienenstock knows all the 4/20 secrets, but he's no fan of that Carl's Jr. CBD burger. Podcasts Politics podcasts the roll-up

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You Can Now Smoke and Buy Weed in Canada

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General News History In the News Law Medical Marijuana BlogJustin Trudeau Government fulfills his electoral promise to authorize the recreational use of weed and will pardon those who are convicted of possession.

U.S. Chemist Roger Adams Isolated CBD 75 Years Ago

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Celebrity Domestic News Hemp & CBD History Research Science Adams Scale cannabidiol CBD Changing Lives Federal Bureau of Narcotics Fresh off the Press Harry J. Roger Adams illustration by Ross Marinaro.

The High Life Episode 7: Jay Danger Explains Dabbing

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"An oral history of the forms of dabs.". The post The High Life Episode 7: Jay Danger Explains Dabbing appeared first on Leafly. Canada Podcasts podcasts

Complete Guide to Medical Marijuana for Seniors

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Marijuana has had a turbulent history in the United States. Starting in the mid-1990s, however, there was a push to introduce the medical benefits of cannabis to the American people once again— “once again,” because before the 20th century, marijuana was almost entirely legal

6 Cannabis-Fueled Comedians Who Changed the Game

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See how some of the biggest names in stand-up comedy history have used cannabis to practice their craft. Does cannabis make you funnier? The post 6 Cannabis-Fueled Comedians Who Changed the Game appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle comedy

Watch This: Spike Jonze Directs MedMen’s First Cannabis Commercial Starring Jesse Williams

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Check out the MedMen-produced 'The New Normal,' a short directed by Spike Jonze about the history of cannabis prohibition and the future we hope to see from legalization. The post Watch This: Spike Jonze Directs MedMen’s First Cannabis Commercial Starring Jesse Williams appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle entertainment

Complete Guide to Medical Marijuana for Seniors

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Marijuana has had a turbulent history in the United States. Starting in the mid-1990s, however, there was a push to introduce the medical benefits of cannabis to the American people once again— “once again,” because before the 20th century, marijuana was almost entirely legal

SXSW 2019 Launches Inaugural Cannabis Centric Conference Track

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SXSW Launches First Ever Cannabis Centric Programming Track in the History of the Festival. Culture

More Puffragette Power from Mary Jane's: The Women of Weed

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Groundbreaking documentary Mary Jane's: The Women of Weed gears up for Women's History Month. Culture

New York City: Municipal Legislation Enacted Prohibiting Drug Testing for Cannabis as a Condition of Employment, Probation

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1427 states , “The department of probation shall not require individuals to submit to marijuana testing unless a determination is made, based on an individuals’ history and circumstances, that abstinence from marijuana is necessary to otherwise lead an otherwise law-abiding life.”

Religion, Social Injustice and the Health Benefits of Marijuana

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Medical marijuana has numerous medical benefits and a long history with humankind. Advocacy

More Puffragette Power from Mary Janes: The Women of Weed

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Groundbreaking documentary Mary Jane's: The Women of Weed gears up for Women's History Month. Culture

Rep. Blumenauer: Now more than ever, it’s our time

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We saw that clearly with several states moving toward legalization last November and a midterm election that resulted in the most outspoken and anti-prohibitionist group of freshman representatives in our nation’s history.

Colorado NORML and Denver NORML Host Citizen Lobby Day to Push for Consumer Protections

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” Never in modern history has there existed greater public support for ending the nation’s nearly century-long experiment with marijuana prohibition.

Bipartisan Legislation To End Marijuana Prohibition Filed

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In the previous Congress, The Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act became the first bill in American history to end the federal policy of criminalization that earned bipartisan support.

Telling a Humboldt Story: From Humble Roots to an American Industry

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Wick & Mortar partnered with Pacific Expeditors to create a short documentary about the history of Humboldt County. Culture

SXSW 2019 Launches Inaugural Cannabis Centric Conference Track

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SXSW Launches First Ever Cannabis Centric Programming Track in the History of the Festival. Culture

What We Can Learn From The Chinese Medical Marijuana System

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What We Can Learn From The Chinese Medical Marijuana System China is over 5,000 years old with a legendary history of herbal pharmacology. It should be no surprise that Chinese medical marijuana is thriving.

Going green: States would get free hand under pot bill

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Earl Blumenauer, an Oregon Democrat carrying the current bill in the House, said voters have “elected the most pro-cannabis Congress in American history.”. “It’s Oregon Sen.

The Marijuana Justice Act Introduced In Both Chambers Of Congress

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In the previous Congress, the House version had 44 members of Congress on it, representing over 10% of the body and the most supporters for a descheduling bill in the history of prohibition.

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S. 420 Introduced To End Federal Prohibition And Regulate Marijuana Nationwide

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“The American people have elected the most pro-cannabis Congress in American history and significant pieces of legislation are being introduced. Senator Ron Wyden has introduced legislation in the Senate — The Marijuana Revenue and Regulation Act — to permit states to establish their own marijuana regulatory policies free from federal interference.

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It is Time to Acknowledge Reality and End Federal Marijuana Prohibition

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It is time to pass the End Federal Prohibition Act, close this dark chapter in our nation’s history, and move on from the failed policies of prohibition and towards the sensible policies of legalization and regulation.

First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens On Hawai‘i Island

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For the 6,659 registered medical marijuana cardholders, this is a day for the history books. HISTORY MADE!!! The two-and-one-half year wait is finally over for medical cannabis patients living on the Big Island of Hawaii, more accurately known as Hawai‘i Island.

Gubernatorial Report Card: Learn Where Your Governor Stands on Marijuana Policy

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Pritzker of Illinois, and Tim Walz of Minnesota – actively campaigned on a pledge to legalize the commercial cannabis market, while two additional governors – Gavin Newsom of California and Jared Polis of Colorado – have prominent histories as marijuana law reform advocates.

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Marijuana Possession Cases No Longer Prosecuted In Baltimore

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These “common sense changes,” which are to be implemented immediately, also state that the quantity a person has will not matter, and neither will the person’s criminal history, as long as it is only for personal use.

Terpene Spotlight: Borneol

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Its superiority in the plant world is due, in part, to its history. As history has shown, botanical properties have served humans and animals precisely. As Cannabis becomes more accepted as a medicinal aid, more research is being conducted to understand the complexity and advantages of the plant. The Cannabis plant is believed to be one of the first plants known to humans. Cannabis has been used for centuries, and it has been well-documented in historical records.

Foolproof Way to Get Your Florida Medical Marijuana Recommendation and Card

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This email has essential information regarding the documentation you will need to bring along on the day of your office: a form of identification, a patient intake form, and medical records & history. Medical records & History. Therefore, remember to bring along any medical records or documentation of treatment history to your appointment. Why get a medical marijuana card? Light it up. Watch the herb burn. Inhale. Release.

NORML’s 2020 Democratic Primary Marijuana Straw Poll

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Summary: Senator Sanders has a long history of supporting reforming our nation’s drug policy. Summary: Kamala Harris has a complicated history with marijuana law reform.

Terpene Spotlight: Geraniol

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Throughout history people have used the plant primarily for medicinal purposes. History.com describes the history of this complex and beneficial plant which has deep roots as an herbal medicine, “likely starting in Asia around 500 BC. The history of cannabis cultivation in America dates back to the early colonists, who grew hemp for textiles and rope. The Cannabis plant has been around for centuries.