January 8, 2018

MMJ International Holdings is seeking a patent for a part-cannabinoid and part-non-cannabinoid treatment for multiple sclerosis and other diseases. The company said in a news release that it filed the patent request ahead of Phase 2 clinical trials of the formulation.  The therapy was developed by MMJ Bioscience, an affiliate of MMJ International Holdings, which is based in Reston, Virginia. Dr. […]

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Visit the Harvest One Cannabis Investor Dashboard and stay up to date with data-driven, fact based due diligence for active traders and investors. Harvest One Announces Retail Platform and Branding Strategy VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Harvest One Cannabis Inc. (TSXV:HVST) (“Harvest One” or the “Company”) through its wholly owned subsidiary […]

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Close Rebecca Olmos, ContributorJanuary 6, 2018 Close Modal Window State Treasurer’s Cannabis Banking Working Group provides possible solutions Cannabis is classified as a Schedule 1 drug, defined by the United States Drug Enforcement Agency as having “no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse.” This classification subjects cannabis to the same federal […]

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The Associated Press One of the most powerful Republicans in the Indiana House of Representatives says the Legislature should study the possibility of legalizing medical marijuana. Rep. Matt Lehman, the majority floor leader, said Friday that he is sponsoring a resolution calling for an interim study committee to research medical pot after the session. The […]

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By The Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa — Unregulated sales of cannabis oil have been ramping up in Iowa even as state officials work to set up a tightly regulated distribution system for medical marijuana products. Several Iowa business are openly selling the oils, known as cannabidiol, or CBD, despite warnings from state officials that […]

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“Demand for Canadian medical cannabis is growing internationally, given the stringent quality control measures stipulated by Canadian regulations and the resulting quality of the product,” said Dr. Jonathan Page, President and CEO of Anandia Labs. “Canada’s Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (“ACMPR”) are rapidly becoming the international gold standard for medical cannabis production. This […]

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Editor’s note: This commentary is by Zachary DeStefano, a recent political science graduate of the University of Vermont. He has written and provided research assistance for the nonprofit Protect our Wildlife. Sentiment from President Ronald Reagan’s propagandistic campaign against marijuana is still persistent in the U.S. – even in Vermont. It is unsurprising that anti-cannabis […]

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A DESPERATE mum has begged doctors to give her epileptic daughter, two, cannabis. Jenna Heary, 22, from Preston, hopes that the drug could help cure little Olivia’s epileptic seizures. Jenna and Matthew Botham with their daughter Olivia, two, who has severe epilepsy. Pictured with Jenna’s mum Michelle Jenna hopes to get her daughter onto a […]

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