How Does Topical Marijuana Work? Does Cannabis Salve Really Work?

Cannabis Cheri

You might have heard the latest health and beauty buzz about how CBD and THC from marijuana are infusing all kinds of skincare products. How and Why Topical Marijuana Works. Everyone Responds to Topical Marijuana Differently. How to Best Use Marijuana Topicals.

Trump Budget Targets Marijuana States Rights

NORML

It would have provided protections for all state and territory marijuana programs , rather than just medical cannabis systems. By proposing an end to state medical marijuana protections and blacking DC from legalizing, he is potentially putting thousands of Americans at risk.

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Marijuana Terpenes: What They Are, Why You Need Them, How To Use Them

Cannabis Cheri

Terpenes are the compounds that give plants, not just marijuana plants but all plants, their aromas. As research into cannabis and terpenes progresses, it is changing a lot of what we used to think we knew about marijuana. Healing with Marijuana Terpenes. Pin This!

Pledge to Vote for Marijuana in 2020

NORML

Whether they’re red or blue, yellow or green, they need to know that ending America’s unjust war on marijuana is a top priority for you. Claim your I’m Voting for Marijuana sticker when you become a sustaining donor of $10 or more.

Report: Federal Marijuana Prosecutions Declining

NORML

Federal prosecutions for marijuana-related crimes fell significantly from September 30, 2018 to September 30, 2019, according to a recently released report from Supreme Court Justice John Roberts.

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Marijuana Arrests After Legalization

Project CBD

The impressive medical properties of cannabis have been a major factor in the push to legalize cannabis. But the importance of social justice, beyond medical access, can’t be overstated

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President Trump: Marijuana Makes You “Lose IQ Points”

NORML

In a recently released recording of a conversation that President Trump had with Lev Parnas and others, a short conversation about marijuana can be heard where the President espouses long-debunked claims that echo from the propaganda film Reefer Madness. Photo by Gage Skidmore.

Tell Congress Not To Allow Trump To Roll Back Medical Marijuana Protections

NORML

It’s been three years and counting but President Trump is once again threatening to derail the progress we’ve made in reforming marijuana laws across this country. Sign our petition to demand Congress protect state-legal medical marijuana programs.

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URGENT: Biggest Marijuana News of the Year

NORML

This week, we will very likely have the first vote to outright end federal marijuana prohibition. The light at the end of the dark tunnel of prohibition is getting closer, let’s unite and make real marijuana law reform at the federal level a reality.

Pennsylvania: Marijuana possession arrests decline statewide

NORML

Preliminary data*, released on request from the Pennsylvania State Police Uniform Crime Reporting System, reveals that overall arrests for marijuana possession showed a decline in 2019. Now, there is a clear downward trend in arresting marijuana consumers.”

Adult-Use Marijuana Sales Begin in Michigan

NORML

In October, state regulators began accepting applications from medical cannabis dispensaries wishing to also engage in adult-use marijuana sales. On January 1, Illinois will become the eleventh state to permit adult marijuana use.

New Jersey: Court Affirms Employer Must Reimburse Worker for Medical Marijuana Expenses

NORML

The New Jersey Superior Court has affirmed that an employee is eligible to have his medical marijuana costs reimbursed by his employer. LITIGATION Medical Marijuana medical marijuana New Jersey reimbursement workers compensation

Marijuana Banking Passes Critical Committee

NORML

In the first of what is anticipated to be multiple Congressional votes to address the federal prohibition and criminalization of marijuana, the House Financial Services Committee will today voted to advance The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595 , 45-15. NORML Political Director Justin Strekal said: “This is a positive step forward to address an untenable tension between state-legal cannabis marketplaces and federal marijuana prohibition.

Pennsylvania could cap prices on medical marijuana

NORML

Are you paying too much for medical marijuana? Pennsylvania’s closed-loop system of limited marijuana permit holders is not a competitive free market. ’s medical marijuana law will start bringing some transparency to consumer-level prices.

New Mexico: Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization, Other Reform Bills

NORML

State lawmakers have approved a series of bills reducing penalties for marijuana possession offenses and strengthening and expanding legal protections for medical cannabis patients. Senate Bill 323 amends minor marijuana possession penalties.

US Government Approves Increased Production of Marijuana for Clinical Research

NORML

According to reporting by the Associated Press , marijuana crops will include plants of varying THC and CBD potencies, including strains high in cannabidiol. GOVERNMENT Medical Marijuana Research SCIENCE FDA NIDA research University of Mississippi

Marijuana Consumers Have a Lot to Be Thankful For

NORML

It’s because of your passion, commitment, and generosity that NORML has been able to sustain the fight to end marijuana prohibition for nearly fifty years… and together, we’ll keep winning. 2019 ACTIVISM marijuana thanksgiving

Marijuana reform is budding in New Hampshire!

NORML

Several bills have been introduced in the state legislature, ranging from legal hemp production to adult-use marijuana legalization, and the fight for freedom has never been more widely supported than now. — Bipartisan bill HB 481 would legalize the personal adult-use, possession, cultivation, and retail sale of marijuana. — Bills SB 175 and HB 461 would expand the qualifying conditions under New Hampshire’s medical marijuana program.

Report: Marijuana Reform Is Normal

NORML

2019 has been an unprecedented year for the passage of state-level marijuana law reforms and when we zoom out, it’s remarkable to reflect upon what we have accomplished. That is why are proud to publish Marijuana Reform Is Normal , which is the only comprehensive report detailing all of our collective victories in 2019. As documented in this report, legislators across the country approved a litany of new marijuana legislation this year addressing a wide spectrum of issues.

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Cannabis Life Network

Last Updated: The post Marijuana Stocks appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks. Marijuana News

DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

Cannabis Cheri

And since topically applied cannabis will not make you high or cause you to fail a drug test , even people who don’t normally use marijuana can benefit from it. A Money Saving DIY Marijuana Topicals Tip. Packaging and Storing the Marijuana Massage Oil.

Oklahoma: Governor Signs Medical Marijuana Regulatory Measure

NORML

The new legislation codifies a new regulatory bureau, the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority, within the State Department of Health, establishes a registry for qualified patients and their caregivers, and establishes a revolving fund to address oversight matters. Republican Gov.

Marijuana and Exercise: How Cannabis Can Help Your Workout

Cannabis Cheri

Turns out marijuana and exercise are a match made in heaven. Marijuana and Exercise: Why Use Cannabis Before Going to the Gym Like Arnold Schwarzenegger? Schwarzenegger, however, had made a significant discovery—he found marijuana a performance motivating drug!

Texas Marijuana Policy Lobby Day

NORML

On Thursday, hundreds of Texans joined us at the Texas State Capitol to discuss marijuana policy with legislators! The import of these drastic changes over the years are not lost and I am so thankful for all of the work that Texans have done to destigmatize marijuana. We want to thank our coalition, Texans for Responsible Marijuana Policy , for helping to continue to elevate and expand these lobby days. Marijuana policy should be evidence based.

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Connecticut: Big news for marijuana legalization

NORML

Big news out of Connecticut today, as a bill to legalize the adult-use and retail sale of marijuana has passed through a critical vote in the General Law Committee with a 10-8 majority. In addition to legalizing adult-use and establishing a regulated retail market, the bill also includes strong social justice language that incentivizes minority participation in the state’s marijuana market.

Pennsylvania: Medical Marijuana Patients Protest for Better Protections, Lower Prices

NORML

“Patients First: Fixing Medical Marijuana in PA” will commence on Wednesday November 13, 2019 from 08:30 AM-5:00 PM. These events offer a voice to the large number of registered medical marijuana patients who are deeply dissatisfied with the current program. 13th protest again focuses on the struggles within Pennsylvania’s very restrictive medical marijuana program.

Illinois: Retail Marijuana Sales Begin Next Week

NORML

An estimated 30 retailers in the state are now licensed to engage in adult-use marijuana sales. Illinois is the eleventh state to legalize adult marijuana use, and it is the first state to legislatively enact a comprehensive regulatory scheme governing commercial production and sales.

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Congressional Hearing Scheduled: Marijuana Laws In America

NORML

“For the first time in recent memory, there will be a candid conversation in the Judiciary Committee about the failures of marijuana prohibition in the United States and how people have been impacted,” said NORML Political Director Justin Strekal.

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Congress Votes YES to Protect Legal Marijuana

NORML

For the first time ever, the House of Representatives just voted to restrict the Department of Justice from interfering with the states that have legalized adult-use marijuana. Together, we’re going to win this vote, and ultimately end marijuana prohibition from sea to shining sea.

Federal Report: Youth Marijuana Use Steadily Declining

NORML

The self-reported use of marijuana by teenagers continues to decline nationally, according to federal data reported by the United States Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

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Two Congressional Hearing Next Week On Marijuana

NORML

Next week, the two key committees will hold hearings on various aspects of federal marijuana policy. A recently released poll conducted by The American Legion showed that nearly 1 in 4 veterans self-reported using marijuana to alleviate a medical or physical condition.

Gallup: Twelve Percent of Adults Acknowledge Smoking Marijuana

NORML

According to the survey, men (15 percent) were more likely than women (nine percent) to acknowledge “smoking marijuana.” Despite changes in the legal status of marijuana in several states, the Gallup poll found little change in nationwide marijuana use patterns since 2015.

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Qualifying conditions for medical marijuana by state

Leafly

Here's a list of which states authorize medical marijuana for valid, qualified patients. The post Qualifying conditions for medical marijuana by state appeared first on Leafly. Each entry includes a link to the state's qualifying conditions.

Senate To Hold Hearing On Marijuana And Public Health

NORML

On Wednesday, October 23rd, the Senate Senate International Narcotics Control Caucus, commonly referred to as simply the Drug Caucus, will hold a hearing entitled “Marijuana and America’s Health: Questions and Issues for Policy Makers.”

Florida Municipality Considering Marijuana Decriminalization Measure

NORML

The City of Jacksonville, Florida could join a growing list of cities around the country that have embraced a more pragmatic approach for dealing with marijuana-related offenses on the local level. Marijuana policy should be evidence based.