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Atlanta: Mayor Takes Executive Action Abolishing Pre-Employment Drug Screens for Many Public Employees

NORML

"The abolishment of this discriminatory policy is long overdue. The use of cannabis during one's off hours poses no legitimate workplace safety threat and the tens of millions of Americans who engage in this behavior should no longer be stigmatized or denied employment because of it.”.

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How Can Cannabis and CBD Help with Addiction?

Leafwell

For many years, people thought of cannabis as a gateway drug. However, as many states start seeing a reduction in opioid overdose deaths once medical or recreational cannabis is legalized, this view is being challenged.

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Is Amsterdam really going to ban tourists from cannabis coffeeshops?

Leafly

The mayor wants the ban, but few others do—and the results could be disastrous. The post Is Amsterdam really going to ban tourists from cannabis coffeeshops? appeared first on Leafly. Industry Lifestyle Politics Amsterdam Amsterdam coffeeshops cannabis travel

CBD Can Kill Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea Bacteria, Study Finds

The Cannigma

This article was first published on Analytical Cannabis. It appears here with permission. The next weapon against antibiotic-resistant bacteria could lie within the cannabis plant, according to a new study.

Opioid Prescriptions Decline in Canada Following Enactment of Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization

NORML

"The findings of this study add to the growing body of evidence that easier access to cannabis for patients with pain may reduce opioid use and partially offset expenditures for both public and private drug plans.”.

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New Mexico Judge Rules Inmates Can Access Medical Marijuana

Leafwell

One of the first big wins for cannabis in 2021 comes out of New Mexico when District Court Judge Lucy Solimon ruled that inmates have a right to medical marijuana too. This is a case that has the potential to change policy not only in the state of New Mexico but across the U.S.

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Does My International Cannabis Business Need to Pay U.S. Federal or State Taxes?

HarrisBricken

We regularly field inquiries from international companies and existing international clients regarding U.S. cannabis business operations. This post and the two that follow will answer questions for foreign cannabis companies regarding when they need to pay U.S.

Delaware: State Auditor’s Report Recommends Legalizing Marijuana

NORML

"Inaction doesn’t reward us with curbed usage but will prevent us from realizing economic benefits and the $43 million that could be available if Delaware were to devise a responsible regulatory framework. It's time to legalize it.”.

How to Read Cannabis Product Labels

Leafwell

In the nearly 20 years since recreational cannabis has been introduced in the U.S., the legal cannabis industry has become an absolute juggernaut. So big, in fact, that experts project legal cannabis in the U.S. alone to be a $41 billion industry by 2025.

New Zealand: Ōtaki woman admits running cannabis shop from home

Cannabis Law Report

Unfortunately, this, we presume will now happen for another generation as a result of the NZ Cannabis referendum being successful… Read More. The post New Zealand: ?taki taki woman admits running cannabis shop from home first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

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Arizona Issues Interim Final Regulations AND New Recreational Licenses

HarrisBricken

Exciting times have arrived in Arizona’s cannabis industry! The Arizona Department of Health Services (the “Department”) (1) released final interim rules for recreational licensees, and (2) issued new recreational licenses.

Cannabis Tied to Lower Blood Pressure in Hypertension Patients, Study Finds

The Cannigma

Using cannabis for several months is associated with a reduction in blood pressure among older adults with hypertension, according to a prospective study published last week.

Dealing With the Stress of College Using Medical Cannabis

Leafwell

Higher education can be a tough time. Loans to pay off, balancing paid work and studying, exam anxiety – juggling all of this at the same time can be difficult. Here’s some suggestions on how best to utilize medical cannabis to deal with the grind college can sometimes be.

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7 Trends You May Have Missed About CBD Oil

Cannabis Law Report

Any product or the way people use it is prone to change, and the same goes for CBD oil. Each… Read More. The post 7 Trends You May Have Missed About CBD Oil first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Pot Luck

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Circle K is the Latest Company to Take on a Cannabis Business in a Trademark Dispute

HarrisBricken

Earlier this month, Circle K Stores Inc., owner and operator of the chain of Circle K convenience stores, filed a Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (“TTAB”) Notice of Opposition against Medical Marijuana, Inc., a California company with a pending U.S.

West Coast Glass Art Wordsearch – Support Local

Cannabis Life Network

Glass art is extraordinary. The fragile beauty resulting from that glowing, hot goo seems almost alien. If you have ever watched a glassblower create art, you know how hypnotic it can be.

Why are gummies the most popular weed edible?

Leafly

Weed edibles used to be all about brownies and cookies, but one type has risen to the top as of late, beloved by consumers and producers alike: gummies. The post Why are gummies the most popular weed edible? appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products edibles gummies

Massachusetts: City of Northampton Decide To Drop Cannabis Business Fees

Cannabis Law Report

The Commonwealth Magazine reports. First in state to waive 3 percent community impact fee MARIJUANA COMPANY officials have long complained… Read More. The post Massachusetts: City of Northampton Decide To Drop Cannabis Business Fees first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

Oregon Cannabis 2021: Legislative Forecast and Report

HarrisBricken

The Oregon legislative session kicked off in earnest last week, with 28 proposed cannabis bills crowding the docket. In this post, I will run down the list and offer brief comments on each offering, as I do every year. Before diving in, though, some context will be useful.

How do magic mushrooms grow in a man’s blood – or cow patties?

Cannabis Life Network

Magic mushrooms began to sprout in a man’s veins in the USA after taking an infused tea. Most of us drink our tea, which has not caused a case of organ failure. But, that cannot be said in this circumstance. But, how do magic mushrooms grow in a man’s blood – or cow patties?

Birthday Cake Cannabis Strain Review

Miss Marijuana

By: Timmy Murangiri. Birthday Cake is a delectable hybrid strain that triggers a balanced high. As its name suggests, this strain is insanely delicious, and cannabis consumers love it for its copious therapeutic benefits. This indica-dominant hybrid contains up to 25% THC.

Press Release: atai Life Sciences to Collaborate with Massachusetts General Hospital to Accelerate Discovery of Mechanisms Underlying Therapeutic Effects of Psychedelic Agents

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s their press release in full.NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — atai Life Sciences (“atai” or the “Company”), a… Read More.

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Answer of the Day for Jan 27, 2021

TheAnswerPage

In 2020, the 20 member ‘Global Task Force on Dosing and Administration of Medical Cannabis in Chronic Pain’ developed recommendations for the dosing of cannabinoids. For what pain conditions are medical cannabinoids a viable option?

How to make cannabis-infused nanaimo bars using cannabis butter

Cannabis Life Network

It’s Monday and that means another delicious recipe to start your week! You’re going to learn how to make cannabis-infused Nanaimo bars. Before we get into it, you’ll need some cannabis butter. You can either purchase some or make your own!

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New Study Shows That CBD May Extend Lifespan in Animal Subjects

Veriheal

A team of researchers understood that one of the biggest uncertainties for many who have yet to decide whether they support cannabis is that there are concerns over long-term safety.

Australia: Cann Group Get Into Bed With Same Investment Group Who Invested In Folium Biosciences

Cannabis Law Report

Peter Crock is excited… Peter Crock, CEO of Cann, added, “We are delighted to have signed this contract with ALPS… Read More. The post Australia: Cann Group Get Into Bed With Same Investment Group Who Invested In Folium Biosciences first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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Answer of the Day for Jan 24, 2021

TheAnswerPage

Does the National Basketball Association (NBA) test their players for cannabis use?

Ask An Expert with Dr. Markus Roggen – Season 2 Finale

Cannabis Life Network

There is a famous saying, “when the student is ready, the teacher will appear.” ” Earlier this year, we met this guy Dr. Markus Roggen, Ph.D.

Washington State Might Modify its Cannabis Policies

Veriheal

Washington state is home to Mount Rainier, the Olympic National Forest, the Space Needle, the famous Pike Place Market, and more.

Cannabiz Australia Report: “How low-cost imports will change Australian cannabis”

Cannabis Law Report

Great report from Cannabiz (Australia) and as they say… The question in Australian cannabis boardrooms will be whether to embrace… Read More. The post Cannabiz Australia Report: “How low-cost imports will change Australian cannabis” first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

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Answer of the Day for Jan 26, 2021

TheAnswerPage

Have any PRECLINICAL studies shown that cannabinoids have anti-neoplastic (anti-cancer) effects?