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Missouri lawmaker seeks support for legalizing medical marijuana in state

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 16:06
Columbus, Missouri Ward Councilman Michael Trapp is asking colleagues to pass a resolution encouraging the state legislature to make medical marijuana legal.

Here's how Colorado is combating the prescription opioid and heroin epidemic

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 15:39
The nation’s drug epidemic kills someone in Colorado about every 9 hours and 36 minutes — in 2016, 912 deaths — a fact that rings like a siren for state leaders who are combating the leading driver: prescription and illicit opioids.

Public banks offer hope for cannabis industry

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 14:46
The formation of public banks to serve the cannabis industry is gaining acceptance among marijuana entrepreneurs and a growing number of cities and states.

S03E29: She deciphers data to give cannabis consumers what they want

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 00:10
Featured guest: Natasha Irizarry, co-founder and CEO of Stashbox, a personalized monthly subscription box. Talking cannabis marketing, consumer trends and statistics.

Cannabist Show: She deciphers data to give cannabis consumers what they want

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 23:54
Featured guest: Natasha Irizarry, co-founder and CEO of Stashbox, a personalized monthly subscription box. Talking cannabis marketing, consumer trends and statistics.

"A significant event": CBD-based pharma drug Epidiolex presented to FDA for approval

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 22:49
GW Pharmaceuticals, a.k.a. Greenwich Biosciences, has submitted to the FDA a New Drug Application for Epidiolex, a cannabis-based epilepsy drug with CBD.

Ohio selects first growers for medical marijuana program

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 21:38
Ohio has chosen its first 11 growers for its medical marijuana program, but it could be months before they can start their first crop.

From working against legalization to leading a cannabis advocacy non-profit

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 21:18
Barinder Rasode, a city councillor in British Columbia, Canada, went from blocking legislation to starting a medical marijuana non-profit.

Busy debut: 1,000 sign-ups for Pennsylvania medical marijuana program on first day

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 20:52
More than 1,000 people signed up for the new Pennsylvania medical marijuana program on its first day, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

Nevada Tax Commission extends emergency marijuana sales regulations

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 19:50
The Nevada Tax Commission voted to extend the existing emergency regulations allowing recreational marijuana licensing and sales for another 120 days.

Maine Gov. Paul LePage vetoes marijuana bill, saying federal future of legalization uncertain

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 16:09
Republican Gov. Paul LePage has vetoed a bill passed by the Maine legislature 11 days ago to regulate the retail sale of marijuana.

Alaska's marijuana sales continue to grow

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 14:49
Alaska's legal marijuana industry continues to grow, with the state collecting more than $720,000 in excise taxes from cultivators in September.

Men seeking medical marijuana bombard Pennsylvania gynecologist's office

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 14:27
A Pennsylvania gynecologist says she has been inundated with calls from men trying to set up appointments after hearing she was permitted to "prescribe" medical marijuana.

Garden store a front for career criminal's marijuana ring, Colorado police say

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 00:53
After months of investigation, Colorado police Wednesday arrested three people in connection with a marijuana trafficking ring they say used a Greeley business as a front.

Florida congressman slams Gov. Chris Christie for "outrageous" medical marijuana position

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 20:59
"The federal government has lied to the American people for a generation about cannabis in asserting that it has no medical value," Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz said.

MJ Freeway software firm fights cyberattacks, outages, missed deadlines and negative press

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 20:41
The groundbreaking cannabis software company struggles to maintain its mission despite high-profile setbacks in Washington and Nevada and negative press.

Cops sentenced to community service for petty theft and vandalism during pot shop raid

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 19:54
Three Santa Ana police officers pleaded no contest to misdemeanor charges and were sentenced to community service in connection with a pot shop raid caught on surveillance video in 2015.

American Legion poll: Veterans overwhelmingly support medical cannabis research, legalization

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 17:57
A new survey by the American Legion showing strong support in the military veterans community for medical marijuana research and legalization.

FDA sends warning letters to CBD companies, including Colorado's CW Hemp

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 17:40
Four firms that make CBD products, including CW Hemp, known for "Charlotte's Web," were warned by the FDA for illegally making unsubstantiated health claims.

Delaware cannabis legalization panel issues warnings to state, including one about Sessions

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 16:04
State finance officials are advising caution as lawmakers consider legalizing recreational marijuana use in Delaware.