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Canadians Support Expungement of Marijuana Criminal Records

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A recent poll reveals that a majority of Canadians support expungement of marijuana criminal records. It has certainly been interesting to follow the national trends in our northern neighbor Canada for cannabis legislation and overall public opinion about cannabis as we try to navigate this territory in the United States. In our most recent coverage…

NFL HOF Linebacker Jack Ham Advocates for Cannabis in Pennsylvania

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NFL HOF Linebacker Jack Ham advocates for cannabis in Pennsylvania and will serve as a spokesperson and consultant for AGRiMED, which has plans to grow and provide cannabis for patients who meet a qualifying medical condition for the therapeutic use of marijuana.  This partnership plans to advocate for medical marijuana in Pennsylvania  by connecting patients with the…

Will Minnesota Marijuana Legalization Happen in 2017?

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As a follow up to our coverage on Minnesota marijuana policy, we wanted to bring you the latest on what is going on in the State right in America’s heartland. Will Minnesota marijuana legalization happen in 2017? To set the stage, medical marijuana became legal in Minnesota on July 1, 2015 after a bill full…

How Long Does Marijuana Stay in Your System? [Infographic]

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We’ve covered how to pass a drug test for marijuana before. But, how long does marijuana stay in your system is the most frequently asked question that we receive. While there is no definitive answer, we have presented some guidelines. The data used to create this infographic is gathered from research on drug testing methods and…

Vermont Governor Phil Scott Vetoes Legalization Bill

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We have been covering the proposed marijuana legalization bill in Vermont very closely this legislative session, so you can imagine my disappointment when this letter came to my inbox today, stating that Vermont Governor Phil Scott vetoes legalization bill. Governor Scott states that he want to get this right and that perhaps they need to move…

Legal Marijuana Sales Could Be Even Bigger than Ice Cream

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Although the cannabis industry is weathering through some tough times with the current administration in the U.S., the election last November made it clear that this moment and industry is only going one way with the public: forward.  This was pronounced even further by a recent study done by Marijuana Business Daily, where it was…

Science Just Confirmed Regular Weed Use May Improve Your Eyesight

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Up until the past several years, the most well-known medical benefit of pot was its successful treatment of glaucoma, the degenerative disease of the optic nerve that transports visual data to the brain. So, it shouldn’t be a surprise that a long-term study, spanning more than 30 years has revealed that cannabis may be a…

New Study Confirms CBD Reduces Seizures In Epileptic Children

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In this groundbreaking study by the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers enrolled kids with Dravet’s syndrome, a very rare and often deadly form of epilepsy that causes multiple, prolonged seizures that can cause brain damage, and treated them with CBD oil. CBD oil reduces seizures Devinsky and colleagues around the country tested CBD on…

Chewing This New Gum Can Help You Pass A Drug Test

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Taking a saliva test? Clear Choice, the makers of one of the most popular detox drinks around, now has a solution to the dreaded saliva test. Cannabis compounds can show up in the saliva shortly after smoking. Typically, cannabis products stay in the saliva for up to 24 hours after consuming. The more you consume,…

This Is Why You Should Smoke A CBD Strain Before A THC Strain

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Trying to find the right strain to try? It may be best to go for a cannabidiol (CBD) strain, first. CBD is one of the most abundant cannabinoids in the cannabis plant. Cannabinoids are the active chemicals in the herb, which provide the euphoric and medicinal effects. The two most common are tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and CBD.…

Marijuana: Another Obama time bomb? – American Thinker (blog)

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Civilized Marijuana: Another Obama time bomb?American Thinker (blog)In December 2016, Obama holdovers in the FDA published a regulatory time-bomb designed to make trouble for Trump. The agency reclassified marijuana and its medically useful molecules to the same danger category as heroin (Schedule I). But marijuana …Is Medical Marijuana Different from Recreational Marijuana?CivilizedWhy People Are ‘Microdosing’ MarijuanaATTN:…

Two Husker football players arrested in Florida on suspicion of marijuana – Lincoln Journal Star

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Lincoln Journal Star Two Husker football players arrested in Florida on suspicion of marijuanaLincoln Journal StarTwo Husker football players were arrested on suspicion of marijuana in Florida earlier this month, according to affidavits. Wide receiver Stanley Morgan Jr. was charged with having less than 20 grams of marijuana in his possession in Port Orange …Two…

Sonoma County staff cut 3000 marijuana plants from public land – Santa Rosa Press Democrat

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Santa Rosa Press Democrat Sonoma County staff cut 3000 marijuana plants from public landSanta Rosa Press Democrat(1 of 2) Sonoma County law enforcement on May 24, 2017 eradicated an illegal marijuana garden found hidden on Calabazas Creek Open Space Preserve in the Mayacama Mountains near Glen Ellen. (Photo from the Sonoma County Agricultural … and more »…

USPS employee allegedly mailed marijuana out of state – KIRO Seattle

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KIRO Seattle USPS employee allegedly mailed marijuana out of stateKIRO SeattleSEATTLE – An employee at the U.S. Post Office on lower Queen Anne in Seattle is being investigated for allegedly mailing marijuana out of state dozens of times. Terrell T. Carrington, 37, was arrested Tuesday, but was released from jail Wednesday on … – Click Here…

What Wounded Veterans Need: Medical Marijuana – Defense One

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Defense One What Wounded Veterans Need: Medical MarijuanaDefense OneThe opioid epidemic that continues to grip veterans is yet another reason to ease the federal government’s outdated attitude toward America’s marijuana supply. The Trump administration should lead a new effort to combat opioid abuse, and it should … and more » – Click Here To Visit Article…

Older Women and Medical Marijuana: A New Growth Industry – New York Times

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New York Times Older Women and Medical Marijuana: A New Growth IndustryNew York TimesThe drugs made her disoriented and woozy. So she switched to medical marijuana, which is legal in California and was familiar to her, having grown up in the nearby Venice section of Los Angeles. Within a week, she had tossed away her…