Cannabis Research

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Earlier this year, Pennsylvania officials announced their plans to launch the country’s first comprehensive medical cannabis research program, in which eight state universities would be licensed to conduct comprehensive marijuana studies. But those plans are now on hold, after a local judge issued a preliminary injunction preventing the state Department of Health (DOH) from awarding additional […]

Earlier this year, Pennsylvania officials announced their plans to launch the country’s first comprehensive medical cannabis research program, in which eight state universities would be licensed to conduct comprehensive marijuana studies. But those plans are now on hold, after a local judge issued a preliminary injunction preventing the state Department of Health (DOH) from awarding additional […]

This article originally appeared in the May 2017 issue of Cannabis Business Times. To subscribe, click here. Are your employees worried about their job security with a lot of uncertainty? Probably. Should you, their employer, be concerned about employees who are anxious about their future? Definitely. The media, both traditional and social, talk to your employees every day. […]

This March, Pennsylvania announced that it would be allowing local universities to apply for the ability to study cannabis. 8 schools have since received approval, and Governor Tom Wolf is hopeful the program will help remedy the roadblock set up by federal cannabis legislation. Up until 2016, the availability of research-grade cannabis was extremely limited. The government-operated cannabis […]

A suit challenging the state’s guidelines regarding medical marijuana research supplies could throw a major wrench in the state’s program, according state Rep. Kathy Watson, R-144. Chris Ullery @ulleryatintell A lawsuit filed in Commonwealth Court against the state Department of Health by medical marijuana growers and dispensaries has at least one Bucks County legislator concerned […]

Alex Leary Alex Leary is the Washington bureau chief for the Tampa Bay Times. He previously worked in the Times’ state capital bureau, and before that covered local politics, environmental issues and law enforcement. His career in journalism began at the Valley News in New Hampshire. Phone: (202) 306-4807   @LearyReports   [email protected] … read more at: […]