Sat.Nov 16, 2019 - Fri.Nov 22, 2019

HISTORIC: A bill to end marijuana prohibition just passed

NORML

Today, you were a part of making history. The House Judiciary Committee just approved the MORE Act on a bipartisan vote of 24-10. This is legislation that tens-of-thousands advocated for by sending messages, making phone calls, and meeting with lawmakers in DC and district offices.

It's Never Too Late to Start Using Medical Cannabis

Project CBD

Cannabis geriatrics and age-related pathologies were major topics at this year’s International Association of Cannabinoid Medicines. Seniors are currently the fastest-growing demographic of cannabis users worldwide, but is cannabis safe for the elderly? What might be the benefits

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4 Ways to Enjoy the Benefits of CBD Oil

Otherside Farms

Cannabis-derived products such as CBD oils are quickly gaining mainstream popularity as more and more people are introduced to its benefits, especially with regard to managing chronic pain and reducing stress and anxiety.

Vaporizers 101: Find your vape

Leafly

Shopping for a vaporizer? Find the best vape to suit your needs and budget with this handy guide to vaporizers in Canada. The post Vaporizers 101: Find your vape appeared first on Leafly. Canada Science & tech Strains & products vape pens vape safety vaporizers

BREAKING: Bill To End Marijuana Prohibition Passes Key Committee

NORML

For the first time ever, a congressional committee has approved a piece of legislation to end marijuana prohibition in the United States.

Cannabis Instead of Polypharmacy?

Project CBD

Polypharmacy - the use of five or more medications on a daily basis - is a modern-day health crisis. Could cannabis be the safer alternative prescribers and patients are looking for

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Today’s Answer of the Day

TheAnswerPage

Dronabinol is a synthetic form of delta-9-THC used for the treatment of anorexia associated with weight loss in adults with AIDS. What are the dosing ranges for dronabinol when used for the treatment of AIDS-associated anorexia?

El Paso, Texas City Council Votes in Favor of Cite and Release

NORML

Last week, City Representatives Alexsandra Anello (District 2) and Dr. Sam Morgan (District 4) filed a resolution seeking to implement a Cite and Release program after working closely with members of El Paso NORML and LegalizEP.

Congress takes a historic first step on national cannabis legalization

Leafly

A House committee is scheduled to consider the MORE Act, which would remove cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act. The post Congress takes a historic first step on national cannabis legalization appeared first on Leafly. Politics cannabis legalization Congress federal prohibition MORE Act

Whitney Economics Releases Results of U.S. Hemp Industry Survey

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabis and ASMR – a sensory high

Cannabis Life Network

I had had a long day and was surfing through videos on YouTube. I found this video of a lady showing off the beauty of her grow op. You could only see her hand as she gently stroked the leaves, describing how she cared for them in a soft-spoken voice. I felt a tingle spread […].

NJ Lawmakers Plan to Put Legalization on 2020 Ballot

NORML

How to choose a cannabis cultivar for your homegrow

Leafly

Where to start when selecting a cultivar for your homegrow? Here we offer some guidance of what to put in your garden. The post How to choose a cannabis cultivar for your homegrow appeared first on Leafly. Growing growing tips

California Attempts to Weed Out Unfair Labor Practices at the State Level by Enacting Union-Friendly Regulation on Employers in the Cannabis Industry

Cannabis Law Report

JD Supra Article. As the cannabis industry has rapidly progressed over the years, states such as New York, New Jersey and Illinois have begun to implement legislation that encourages employers to engage in labor peace agreements with unions.

200,000 Marijuana Patients in PA

Nature's Way Medicine

Sometime last week, Pennsylvania reached 200,000 medical marijuana card holders approved by physicians to purchase cannabis in dispensaries. The number has doubled since March of this year and continues to rise rapidly. Anxiety disorders became an approved condition last summer.

URGENT: Biggest Marijuana News of the Year

NORML

We won’t lie, this is HUGE. This week, we will very likely have the first vote to outright end federal marijuana prohibition.

20% sales tax will make vaping more expensive in BC

Leafly

As early as Jan. 1, 2020, taxes on all vaping products—including accessories, pods, and concentrates such as "cannabis e-juice"—will increase from 7% to 20%. The post 20% sales tax will make vaping more expensive in BC appeared first on Leafly.

Kiva Lawsuit Highlights the Cannabis Industry’s Ongoing Trademark Troubles

Cannabis Law Report

The Harris Bricken Canna Law Blog writes, Over the last couple of years, there has been quite a wide range of cannabis-related trademark disputes to write about on this blog, although most of those disputes have ultimately settled.

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Cannabis in Namibia: an Interview with Angela Prusa

CannaTech

The African cannabis industry is rapidly emerging, with countries including South Africa, Zimbabwe, Lesotho and others taking significant steps towards liberalised cannabis regulation.

House Committee Markup Announced To End Marijuana Prohibition

NORML

The House Judiciary Committee has posted a markup date for HR 3884 , the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act. Members of the Committee will consider the bill on Wednesday, November 20th, 2019, and they will likely hold a vote at that time.

Seven ways to make sure you get the CBD you paid for

Leafly

Step 1: Don't buy it at at gas station. Step 2: Look for test results. The post Seven ways to make sure you get the CBD you paid for appeared first on Leafly. CBD Strains & products cannabidiol cbd

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New Jersey Lawmakers Can’t Decide On Adult Use So They’ll Put It To The People In 2020

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana Moment reports. New Jersey lawmakers are giving up on plans to enact marijuana legalization through the legislature and are now seeking to put the question before voters on the 2020 ballot.

Today’s Answer of the Day

TheAnswerPage

Nabilone is a synthetic cannabinoid that is similar in structure to delta-9-THC and is used for the treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. What are the dosing ranges for nabilone? As per the package insert, the usual dose of nabilone is 1 or 2 mg twice daily.

Two Canadians Arrested for Growing 1000 Cannabis Plants in Japan

Cannabis Life Network

On November 12th, in Chikusei-city in Ibaraki prefecture, Japan, two Canadian citizens were arrested for growing 1000 cannabis plants for commercial purposes, in violation of Japan’s Cannabis Control Law.

Are you getting the CBD you paid for? We put 47 products to the test

Leafly

Leafly tested dozens of CBD products to see how the results stack up to what’s on the label. The post Are you getting the CBD you paid for? We put 47 products to the test appeared first on Leafly. CBD Strains & products cannabidiol cbd

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Oregon – Survey: Grown Rogue Releases State of Oregon Cannabis Survey Data

Cannabis Law Report

MEDFORD, OREGON – November 18, 2019 — Grown Rogue International Inc.

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6 Of The Best Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

MMJ Recs

If you own an Oklahoma MMJ card, then you’re in good company! More than 151,000 people have applied for and received an MMJ card in Oklahoma since marijuana was legalized for medicinal purposes back in June 2018.

Smoking Weed After Wisdom Teeth Removal

Greencamp

Wisdom teeth removal is one of the most painful interventions today. The trick is, we won’t notice anything right away, Continue Reading. The post Smoking Weed After Wisdom Teeth Removal appeared first on Greencamp. Health

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5 things you should know about vaping CBD

Leafly

Vaping is one of the most popular ways of consuming CBD. With many products on the market, here's 5 things you should know before buying them. The post 5 things you should know about vaping CBD appeared first on Leafly. CBD Strains & products cbd vaporizers

Timely Webinar: INCBA’s , “Valuations and Due Diligence”

Cannabis Law Report

As shares tumble, jobs go to the wind and quarterly expenditure outpaces revenues at many listed cannabis companies this webinar might actually be useful. Although the way they are structuring cannabis companies we’d suggest that 30 minutes on valuations might be a little light !