Sept. 19 (UPI) — The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration this week approved the importation of marijuana from Canada for research at the University of California San Diego Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research. Although legal in many states, marijuana is still illegal under federal law, which limits the number of U.S. companies that are able to […]

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The stock of cannabis producer Tilray skyrocketed Wednesday, after the founder’s appearance on Jim Cramer’s Mad Money and news of a U.S. clinical trial. How high? Very, very high. Tilray’s stock briefly touched $300 yesterday, with its market cap at $14.4 billion. Trading had to be halted five times throughout the day because it was […]

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  September 12, 2018 The Honorable Bob Goodlatte Chairman, Committee on the Judiciary  U.S. House of Representatives  2138 Rayburn HOB Washington, DC 20515 The Honorable Jerry Nadler Ranking Member, Committee on the Judiciary  U.S. House of Representatives  2138 Rayburn HOB Washington, DC 20515 cc: Members of the House Judiciary Committee Dear Chairman Goodlatte and Ranking […]

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have long had trouble obtaining the drug for medical studies. The University of California San Diego’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research announced Tuesday […]

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have long had trouble obtaining the drug for medical studies. The University of California San Diego’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research announced Tuesday […]

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Daniel Axelrod Times Herald-Record @dan_axelrod NEW WINDSOR — The local makers of desserts infused with a non-psychoactive cannabis chemical are operating in a legal gray area, state regulators and industry experts say. For six months, Scott Wilkinson, 49, and Chris Birdsall, 36, of New Windsor, have been making and selling cannabidiol-infused ices and cannolis at Wilkinson’s shop, Mr. Cannoli. […]

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