A History of Medical Cannabis

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The History of Cannabis in Africa: True Tales of Oppression, Suppression and Exploitation

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Making Medical Cannabis History

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In the recent annals of medical cannabis history, a defining moment came in 2013 when CNN a reported on the seemingly miraculous antiseizure effects of CBD

The History of Cannabis in America and Racism

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Cannabis News cannabis racism history of cannabis marijuana prohibition marijuana racism War on DrugsIn recent years, it has become more apparent than ever that racism in the US is alive and virulent.

4 women in history who used cannabis for mysticism

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The post 4 women in history who used cannabis for mysticism appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle Cannabis Culture cannabis historyThe gift of sight comes more easily with a little help from the plant kingdom.

Feds Issue Updated Guidance Regarding the Hiring of Federal Workers with a History of Cannabis Use

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The post Feds Issue Updated Guidance Regarding the Hiring of Federal Workers with a History of Cannabis Use appeared first on NORML.

Where do dabs come from? A history of cannabis extracts

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Check out our history of how cannabis concentrates and dabbing came to be. A history of cannabis extracts appeared first on Leafly. Cannabis 101 concentrates dabbing historyThe post Where do dabs come from?

Cannabis in Africa Today

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Yesterday we looked at the History of Cannabis in Africa. Cannabis News Africa and cannabis africa and marijuana africa history black history cannabis history marijuana history

Hi[gh]ring Practices: Salary History Bans

The Blunt Truth

this blog post focuses on salary histories. Salary history bans at the State level. For example, California employers cannot ask applicants for prior salary histories and, if the applicant shares this information voluntarily, employers cannot use the information to determine pay.

History of Cannabis Tours at Calgary’s Heritage Park

SpeedWeed

Cannanaskis, Alberta’s first cannabis tourism operator, is expanding to offer History of Cannabis Tours at Calgary’s historic Heritage Park. The post History of Cannabis Tours at Calgary’s Heritage Park appeared first on SpeedWeed.

The History of Medical Marijuana

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Most ancient cultures have realized and documented cannabis’ therapeutic applications, allowing us to trace a 6,000-year-old history of medical marijuana. The post The History of Medical Marijuana appeared first on Greencamp. Continue Reading. Health

History made: US House of Representatives votes to end federal marijuana prohibition

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The post History made: US House of Representatives votes to end federal marijuana prohibition appeared first on Leafly. The MORE Act now goes to the Senate, where it's expected to be blocked by majority leader Mitch McConnell.

5 Black-Owned Cannabis & Hemp Companies We Love

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This Black History Month we are celebrating those who have. Cannabis News black businesses black history black history month cannabis businesses cannabis companies cannabis industry minority businesses

The History Behind CBD Oil: What Users Should Know

Cannabis Law Report

The post The History Behind CBD Oil: What Users Should Know first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. The increased use of CBD oil today is attributed to the potency of CBD and the ease of using CBD oil. It is bought in … Read More.

Declaring cannabis ‘essential’ marks a watershed moment in history

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The post Declaring cannabis ‘essential’ marks a watershed moment in history appeared first on Leafly. Once criminal, now essential: How the COVID-19 pandemic forced public officials to get real about marijuana. Politics cannabis legalization coronavirus COVID-19 medical cannabis medical marijuana weed

Religious Use of Psychedelic Drugs Under Federal Law: A History

Canna Law Blog

This post examines the history of religious exemptions to the CSA. The post Religious Use of Psychedelic Drugs Under Federal Law: A History appeared first on Harris Bricken

Cannabis in Japan – Laws, Use, and History

Sensi Seeds

The post Cannabis in Japan – Laws, Use, and History appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog. Prior to 1948, cannabis was widely cultivated in Japan. It was valued for its practical uses in making textiles and rope, for example, and as an integral part of religious and spiritual practices. With the introduction of the Cannabis Control Law by US officials its use, sale and growth became banned in the country. Now cannabis use is deeply frowned upon.

Canadian Fund Manager Publishes Cannabis Investment History Book

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The post Canadian Fund Manager Publishes Cannabis Investment History Book first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Dan Ahrens, chief operating officer and portfolio manager at AdvisorShares, has published “Investing in Cannabis: The Next Great Investment Opportunity” published by Wiley.

How Do I Request My Medical Records? [What Is Considered Relevant Medical History for Medical Cannabis Applicants?]

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Different states have different requirements when it comes to getting a medical marijuana card. In all cases, you will need to provide evidence of the condition you suffer from in order to qualify for medical cannabis.

6 cannabis elections that changed the game

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Politics cannabis history cannabis politics Election Election 2020 marijuana history marijuana legalizationLegalization happens when voters—not politicians—force laws to change. The post 6 cannabis elections that changed the game appeared first on Leafly.

Women and weed: A history of cannabis and women’s health

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The post Women and weed: A history of cannabis and women’s health appeared first on Leafly. Discover all the ways women have used cannabis for pain for thousands of years. Health cannabis health pregnancy Women

Cannabis History: How Cannabis Came to America

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The post Cannabis History: How Cannabis Came to America appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog. The prehistory of cannabis in the Americas is really a mystery that has not yet been fully explained. In order to do so, it is important to analyse man's relationship with the plant since ancient times. While many people believe Christopher Columbus brought cannabis to the Americas, there is evidence that cannabis was on the continent long before his arrival.

The Endocannabinoid System-History, Health and Why We Feel High

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The History and Science of Cannabis. Have a history of hypersensitivity to any cannabinoid or to smoke (if the cannabis is smoked). Have a personal history of psychiatric disorders or a family history of schizophrenia. Have a history of substance abuse. The post The Endocannabinoid System-History, Health and Why We Feel High appeared first on Puff Puff Post. The use of cannabis for medicinal purposes can be dated back to as early as 2700 B.C.;

Another Aspect of Reality: Maria Nys Huxley’s Influence on Psychedelic History

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The post Another Aspect of Reality: Maria Nys Huxley’s Influence on Psychedelic History first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Fantastic article published by Chacruna. Here’s the introduction to the piece.

The History of Cannabis in Medicine

Cannabis Law Report

The history of cannabis in medicine. For many years, marijuana has been perceived to be an intoxicating or hallucinogenic drug for stoners and hippies who often lay around to smoke dope to the impairment of their intellectual function. This portrait of cannabis use can be ascribed to a feature of its culture. However, cannabis has been used as medicine in different fields for many years. Cannabis contains three species: Cannabis Sativa, Cannabis Indica, and Cannabis Hybrid.

Cannabis in India – Laws, Use, and History

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The post Cannabis in India – Laws, Use, and History appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog. Cannabis has been illegal in India since 1985. Despite this fact, it’s still widely used across the country, and is valued not only as a social pastime, but also as an integral part of some religious practices. Indeed, cannabis use is mentioned in The Vedas (the Hindu sacred text) and Shiva is sometimes referred to as the ‘Lord of Bhang’.

Cannabis in Namibia – Laws, Use, and History

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The post Cannabis in Namibia – Laws, Use, and History appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog. In 2006, Namibia’s government made changes to their cannabis laws. Now, prison sentences of up to 40 years are in place for offences, though in practice, these are seldom used for cannabis-related crimes. Despite the risk of imprisonment, the drug is still commonly used across the country, and trafficking along the borders is a serious issue.

Hemp Industries Association? announces Hemp History Week

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The 11th annual campaign will focus on consumer education and year-round efforts. The Hemp Industries Association announces Hemp Week, the official rebrand of the 11th … Read More.

Cannabis in Russia – Laws, Use, and History

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The post Cannabis in Russia – Laws, Use, and History appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog. It’s illegal to possess, sell or grow cannabis in Russia. The country has the highest number of people incarcerated for drug offences in Europe (per capita), and most were imprisoned under the notorious Article 228. However, there are hints that the law may change – with the country exploring the option of importing cannabis for medical research.

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

Cannabis in Uzbekistan – Laws, Use, and History

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The post Cannabis in Uzbekistan – Laws, Use, and History appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog. Uzbekistan’s cannabis laws are among the strictest in Central Asia. Even using cannabis can be punished with a three-year prison sentence. The country also has issues with drug trafficking, as smugglers pass through the porous border from Afghanistan. The underfunded counter-narcotics department struggles to keep the problem under control.

The Barcelona Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum — How to visit, Collection, and History

Sensi Seeds

The complete museum collection boasts over 8000 cannabis-related items, curated in both locations in a way that takes visitors on a visual journey through cannabis history.

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The Consequences of Not Studying History

Cannabis Law Report

Let’s digress and provide some history on the meeting. George Santayana may have gotten it right when he said, “ Those that do not study history are condemned to repeat its mistakes ”. AUTHOR: “Jordan Zoot. “ aBIZinaBOX Inc., CPA’s “ PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. We happened upon an article about a New York conference that both piqued our curiosity and reminded us of another conference which was held in Upstate New York a bit over sixty years ago.

Cannabis in Tajikistan – Laws, Use, and History

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The post Cannabis in Tajikistan – Laws, Use, and History appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog. Tajikistan lies across one of the largest drug smuggling routes in the world, as it shares a border with Afghanistan. It also has a hashish industry of its own. However, cannabis is illegal in the country, and with the death penalty in place for serious drugs-related crimes (such as large-scale smuggling), it’s a risky business to be in.

Cannabis in Florida – Laws, Use, and History

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The post Cannabis in Florida – Laws, Use, and History appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog. Medicinal cannabis is legal in Florida, but recreational cannabis, at present, is not. Various representatives have attempted to pass bills to make cannabis use legal, but so far, they have been met with opposition. As such, the penalties for possessing or selling the drug remain severe, with prison sentences in place for even minor offences.

Criminal History and Hemp Licensing Under the USDA Interim Hemp Rules

Canna Law Blog

Today we address disqualifying criminal history for the purpose of participating in the hemp industry. Applications for a producer license – whether submitted to the USDA, a State, or a Tribe – must be accompanied by a completed criminal history report for each key participant. What is unclear from the interim rules is how far into a web of corporate relationships the requirement of identifying and providing criminal history reports for key participants’ extends.

The Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum in Amsterdam – About, History, & Past Exhibitions

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The post The Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum in Amsterdam – About, History, & Past Exhibitions appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog. The Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum was founded in 1985, and to this day, remains one of Amsterdam’s most iconic cannabis destinations.

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