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Vertical Companies And Viola Extracts Form Strategic Alliance

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 16:00
Viola Extracts, an innovator in the application of medical cannabis established by former NBA star forward Al Harrington, and Vertical, one of the country’s leading vertically integrated...

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Inhaled Marijuana Augments Analgesic Efficacy Of Opiates According To Study

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 15:30
The co-administration of inhaled cannabis and sub-therapeutic doses of oxycodone produces enhanced analgesic effects in human subjects, according to clinical trial data published in the...

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What Was The Average Price For A Legal Pound Of Marijuana In 2017?

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 14:56
Cannabis Benchmarks®, a division of New Leaf Data Services, LLC and the cannabis industry’s only independent assessor of wholesale prices, has released its Annual Review & Outlook:...

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The Secure And Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act That Won’t Pass

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 03:00
Tom Howard, a financial attorney advising institutions on the federal marijuana laws from before adult use was a thing, is back to discuss another non-answer that is floating its way through...

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Putting The Sesh In Sessions

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 02:47
By Spencer Ward The marijuana industry is notoriously creative. Perhaps the best known example of this is the wild and wacky nomenclature of marijuana strains. Some are wholly original and...

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Report Cards Grading State Medical Marijuana Laws Released

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 21:00
Today the medical cannabis advocacy organization, Americans for Safe Access, released its annual report entitled “Medical Marijuana Access in the United States: A Patient-Focused Analysis of the...

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Marijuana Access Consistently Linked With Lower Opioid Use

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 20:16
Patients routinely reduce or eliminate their use of prescription opiates following the use of medical cannabis; two recently published studies reaffirm this relationship. “The consensus of the...

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Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission Concludes Policy Discussions On Draft Regulations

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 18:00
The Cannabis Control Commission concluded its third and final day of policy discussions, which was part of its process to draft and promulgate regulations for the licensing and implementation of the...

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South Carolina: Medical Marijuana Is On The Move

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 17:30
South Carolina needs medical marijuana reform just as much as any other prohibition state. Below is an action alert that I received out of South Carolina yesterday. If you live there, please do your...

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World Cannabis Congress Announces Anne McLellan As Keynote Speaker

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 17:00
The Hon. Anne McLellan, P.C., O.C., A.O.E., senior advisor with Bennett Jones, LLP and former chair of Canada’s Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation will be a keynote speaker at...

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Freedom Leaf Announces National Distribution Agreement

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 16:30
Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCQB: FRLF), a group of diversified, international, vertically-integrated Cannabis/Hemp business and media companies, today announced that it is developing multiple strategic...

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West Virginia House Passes Bill To Improve Medical Marijuana Law

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 16:00
I received the following legislative alert out of West Virginia yesterday: Today, the West Virginia House of Delegates passed a bill making limited improvements to the medical cannabis program. HB...

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Check Out New Approach Missouri Events In March

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 15:30
By John Payne In the month of March, you will have three exciting opportunities to both support our campaign for medical cannabis and learn about the positive changes that our amendment can bring to...

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New York Considers Expanding Medical Marijuana Program

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 15:00
New York has a strict medical marijuana program, but lawmakers are considering expanding the program. Below is a message that I received yesterday that has more information about it: New York has...

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The Yelp Of Cannabis

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 11:20
The Yelp of cannabis is Yelp. In legal States Yelp is accepting of cannabis businesses using their services, it just won’t be advertised. Most success depends on quality and consistency except in...

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Vermont Likely To Become The 9th State To Legalization Marijuana

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 20:16
Vermont made history last year when its legislature passed a marijuana legalization measure. Unfortunately, that measure was vetoed by Vermont’s Governor, who requested some tweaks to the...

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Report: Cannabis Industry Could Generate $132 Billion In Taxes, Create 1.1 Million Jobs By 2025

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 16:20
New Frontier Data, the authority in data, analytics, and business intelligence for the cannabis industry, released a new study, Cannabis In the U.S. Economy: Jobs, Growth and Tax Revenue, examining...

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California Cannabis Advisory Committee To Hold First Meeting Of 2018

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 15:50
The Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) today announced that the Cannabis Advisory Committee will hold its first meeting of the year on Thursday, January 18, in Sacramento. The Meeting Notice and...

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Colorado Politicians Ask Sessions To Leave Legal Marijuana States Alone

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 15:20
Members of the Colorado Congressional Delegation; led by Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo.; sent a bipartisan letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions asking him to reverse his decision on the Cole...

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4Front Raises Six Million Dollars To Fuel Its Rapid Growth

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 14:49
4Front Holdings, LLC (“4Front”), a leading investment and management firm in the cannabis industry, today announced it has raised approximately $6 million to help it continue to...

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