Congressional Democrats are already moving ahead with plans to consider broad changes to federal marijuana laws in 2019. Whereas the Republican-controlled House for the past several years had blocked votes on most cannabis-related measures, the chamber’s new Democratic majority on Wednesday announced it has scheduled a hearing for next week to examine the difficulties that marijuana businesses […]

by

“Before Gov. Murphy took over, there were only 17,000 patients in New Jersey and only 500 doctors,” said Jeff Brown, assistant commissioner for medicinal marijuana at the New Jersey Department of Health. In late 2018, the state doubled the number of permits to marijuana companies. The permits will allow six additional cannabis-growing facilities and dispensaries […]

by

Canadian cannabis companies have it easy. Since Oct. 17, they’ve been able to sell pot to adults under a single national law. The big U.S. stock exchanges are happy to list Canadian producers like Canopy Growth (ticker: CGC) and Tilray (TLRY). It’s harder for America’s cannabis businesses. U.S. federal law still considers marijuana an illegal […]

by

Whenever Toni Milano posts new content, you’ll get an email delivered to your inbox with a link. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. … read more at: https://elkodaily.com/news/local/vaping-in-our-schools-addictive-trend-on-the-rise-in/article_a0d2e149-164f-5a57-ad9e-99a765afff08.html

by

This article originally appeared on VICE UK. The first bulk shipment of 800g of legal cannabis arrived in the UK from the Netherlands on Thursday. The shipment cleared UK customs on Friday morning, ending months of frustration for patients who have been legally prescribed the medicine, but could not find a pharmacy prepared to supply […]

by

TALLAHASSEE, Fl By: Michael Hudak | WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 15, 2019 Just ask Tallahassee Police Department, they’ll tell you it’s on their radar. “It is an on-going trend,” TPD Public Information Officer Damon Miller said. “It’s been going on for awhile.” We live in a world where much is digital, and smoking is no exception. […]

by

Fundamentals of US Regulatory Affairs, 10th Edition For 20 years, our flagship publication, Fundamentals of US Regulatory Affairs, has been giving regulatory professionals the insights and answers they need, right at their fingertips. BUY NOW … read more at: https://www.raps.org/news-and-articles/news-articles/2019/2/recon-medicare-proposes-coverage-for-car-t-therap

by

Released this week, the third quarter results from Canopy Growth Corp (Canopy Growth Corp Stock Quote, Chart TSX:WEED) reveal it is the third multi-billion dollar Canadian LP to reflect sales into the adult-use market, says Paradigm Capital analyst Rahul Sarugaser. This, the analyst says, is important to parse, because his thesis is that companies which […]

by

Most US patients registered to access medical cannabis cite chronic pain as their primary qualifying condition, according to data published in the journal Health Affairs. Investigators from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor reviewed patient registration data from the majority of states that provide medical cannabis access. (Some states, notably California and Maine, possess voluntary registries and therefore […]

by

HELENA – A ballot measure to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Montana is expected in 2020, so state lawmakers should prepare by creating an interim committee to study the issue, a Missoula state senator said Friday. “I fully expect that legalization will be on the 2020 ballot by a citizen initiative,” Democratic Sen. Diane […]

by

Updated 5 hours ago Ten states and Washington, D.C., have legalized the recreational use of marijuana. Twenty-two other states, along with U.S. territories Puerto Rico and Guam, allow marijuana to be used for medical purposes. Let’s examine some hidden issues about marijuana use. Before we start, permit me to state my values about medical or […]

by