February 28, 2017

The California Highway Patrol would form a task force to develop methods for identifying when drivers are impaired by marijuana or prescription drugs, under legislation that moved forward on Tuesday. The study would also look at technology for measuring impairment by the chemical THC, under legislation proposed by the California Police Chiefs Assn. and introduced […]

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Speaking this morning before the National Association of Attorneys General, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions expressed doubt that marijuana could help mitigate the opioid abuse epidemic. “I see a line in The Washington Post today [link added] that I remember from the ’80s,” Sessions said. “‘Marijuana is a cure for opiate abuse.’ Give me a break. This […]

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Gemma Tregent is one of 29 Victorian children trying imported cannabis oil before a locally-made product is available later this year. The five-year-old suffers at least 40 seizures a day, has restricted mobility and cannot swallow due to severe cerebral palsy and epilepsy. “She gets agitated, she arm cycles, her back arches, her eyes flick, […]

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SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – Feb 28, 2017) – CFN Media Group (“CannabisFN”), the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces publication of an article discussing the initiation of Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc.’s (OTC PINK: GRPOF) (CNSX: TBP) clinical trial in Canada and the company’s goals in the United States, especially in light […]

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Some researchers studying marijuana want better stuff from their dealers. “We can’t get very far with the Mississippi weed. That’s just the reality,” says Nicholas Lovrich, a professor emeritus of political science at Washington State University who is chair of its Cannabis Committee on Research and Outreach. Mr. Lovrich is referring to the marijuana that […]

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