• NEWPart 3, How to Assess THC and CBD Levels - Leafly

    Part 3, How to Assess THC and CBD Levels - Leafly

    LeaflyPart 3, How to Assess THC and CBD LevelsLeaflyHow much THC does your favorite cannabis product contain? The answer may not be as straightforward as reading the “total THC” number that is (hopefully) printed on the label. There is no official industry standard for calculating the total THC of a ...Treating You…
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  • NEWMeet the NFF: New Group to Lobby Trump, Congress on Cannabis - Leafly

    Meet the NFF: New Group to Lobby Trump, Congress on Cannabis - Leafly

    LeaflyMeet the NFF: New Group to Lobby Trump, Congress on CannabisLeaflySeveral leading cannabis companies across the United States have banded together to form a political advocacy group aimed at protecting the legal cannabis trade. The group includes major mainstream cannabis players and a long-established brand that…
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  • NEWMassachusetts Cannabis Advocates Speak Up Against Legislators' Proposed Recreational Law Changes - MERRY JANE

    Massachusetts Cannabis Advocates Speak Up Against Legislators' Proposed Recreational Law Changes - MERRY JANE

    MERRY JANEMassachusetts Cannabis Advocates Speak Up Against Legislators' Proposed Recreational Law ChangesMERRY JANEAccording to the Boston Globe, cannabis advocates from all over Massachusetts came out to voice their disapproval with state legislation that would amend the Question 4, the recreational use cannabis law…
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  • NEWCannabis debate planned for San Andreas Town Hall - Calaveras Enterprise

    Cannabis debate planned for San Andreas Town Hall - Calaveras Enterprise

    Calaveras EnterpriseCannabis debate planned for San Andreas Town HallCalaveras EnterpriseAll of the major players involved with Measure B are slated to be in one place to field questions and clarify concerns about the “cannabis ban” that will potentially be on a special election mail-in ballot on April 3. The Calav…
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  • NEWCan Cannabis Cure The Opioid Epidemic? - WUFT

    Can Cannabis Cure The Opioid Epidemic? - WUFT

    WUFTCan Cannabis Cure The Opioid Epidemic?WUFTCannabis, now available in Florida for certain ailments, could potentially treat another crisis in the state: prescription drug abuse, specifically highly addictive painkillers. It would be an understatement to say there is no universal agreement that ...
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  • NEWOregon Issues First Cannabis Recall Over Pesticides - Leafly

    Oregon Issues First Cannabis Recall Over Pesticides - Leafly

    LeaflyOregon Issues First Cannabis Recall Over PesticidesLeaflyThe Blue Magoo marijuana was sold at Buds 4 U in Mapleton, a community 45 miles west of Eugene, The Capital Press reported. The commission, which oversees retail sales of recreational cannabis, said people who bought the product should return it to the ...…
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  • NEWPot critics tee off on 'recreational' cannabis bill - CT Post

    Pot critics tee off on 'recreational' cannabis bill - CT Post

    CT PostPot critics tee off on 'recreational' cannabis billCT PostHARTFORD — Supporters and opponents of the full-scale legalization of marijuana squared off in the state Capitol complex on Wednesday. Proponents, led by Senate President Pro Tempore Martin M. Looney, said draconian legal battles against cannabis ...an…
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  • NEWPolice raid Cannabis Culture dispensary in east end - CityNews - CityNews

    Police raid Cannabis Culture dispensary in east end - CityNews - CityNews

    CityNewsPolice raid Cannabis Culture dispensary in east end - CityNewsCityNewsEarlier this month, police arrested Marc and Jody Emery – the owners of the Cannabis Culture brand – and raided a number of the dispensaries across Canada.Toronto police raid 2 more Cannabis Culture marijuana ...Globalnews.caall 3 news ar…
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  • NEWCannabis could help treat stress, PTSD and phobias - iNews

    Cannabis could help treat stress, PTSD and phobias - iNews

    iNewsCannabis could help treat stress, PTSD and phobiasiNewsIt will come as no surprise to those who enjoy the odd spliff but cannabis really could help you deal with stress. Scientists have identified a chemical called cannabidiol which they hope to extract from marijuana plants to treat post-traumatic stress ...
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  • NEWCalifornia cannabis companies are hiring. Interest is high at this job fair. - Los Angeles Times

    California cannabis companies are hiring. Interest is high at this job fair. - Los Angeles Times

    Los Angeles TimesCalifornia cannabis companies are hiring. Interest is high at this job fair.Los Angeles TimesLast year, the cannabis website, Leafly, estimated that the legal cannabis industry employs about 122,000 people full-time. A third of the jobs are based in California. Now that the state's voters have approved…
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  • NEWSandwich Planners Vote To Block Recreational Pot Sales For Now - CapeNews.net
    Sandwich Planners Vote To Block Recreational Pot Sales For NowCapeNews.netThe Sandwich Planning Board voted Tuesday night, March 21, to impose a temporary moratorium on recreational marijuana sales, meaning that if voters agree, non-medicinal pot cannot be sold commercially within town boundaries for at least one year.…
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  • NEWColorado Crackdown on Homegrown Pot Advances - U.S. News & World Report
    Colorado Crackdown on Homegrown Pot AdvancesU.S. News & World ReportFew testified against the bill, though it would effectively force some marijuana patients to shop from commercial pot retailers. One of the few who did complained that the measure is driven by the profit implications of forcing people to buy pot in ...…
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  • NEWMilford Selectman candidates oppose pot shops - Milford Daily News
    Milford Selectman candidates oppose pot shopsMilford Daily NewsMILFORD - Although the town's voters approved legislation that legalizes recreational marijuana and regulates the sale of the drug last November, four Board of Selectmen candidates say they want the town to take another vote to possibly ban the legal ...and…
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  • NEWLegal Pot Bill Clears Key Committee in Vermont House - Seven Days

    Legal Pot Bill Clears Key Committee in Vermont House - Seven Days

    Seven DaysLegal Pot Bill Clears Key Committee in Vermont HouseSeven DaysTERRI HALLENBECK; House Judiciary Committee chair Maxine Grad (D-Moretown), flanked by Reps. Chip Conquest (D-Newbury), left, and Tom Burditt (R-West Rutland) in committee Wednesday. A bill that would legalize marijuana in Vermont is headed to ...…
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  • NEWOregon pot shops can keep your info; Senate wants to change that - OregonLive.com

    Oregon pot shops can keep your info; Senate wants to change that - OregonLive.com

    OregonLive.comOregon pot shops can keep your info; Senate wants to change thatOregonLive.comSALEM -- A proposal to shield the names, birthdates, driver's license numbers or any other identifying information of potentially thousands of recreational pot customers cleared its first major hurdle at the Oregon Legislature t…
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  • NEWPot critics tee off on 'recreational' cannabis bill - CT Post

    Pot critics tee off on 'recreational' cannabis bill - CT Post

    CT PostPot critics tee off on 'recreational' cannabis billCT Posthttp://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Pot-critics-tee-off-on-recreational-11019822.php. Pot critics tee off on 'recreational' cannabis bill. By Ken Dixon. Updated 6:18 pm, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. A bill in the General Assembly would allow for the ...Disa…
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  • NEWLawmaker: Clear Majority Support for Pot Legalization - U.S. News & World Report
    Lawmaker: Clear Majority Support for Pot LegalizationU.S. News & World ReportJoshua Miller, a Democrat, tells The Providence Journal (http://bit.ly/2nRT7Ce ) pot legalization bills had majority support in both chambers last year, but the legislation never received a vote. Miller says support has grown since then. A Hou…
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  • NEWA Pioneer Square Startup Is Using Bitcoin to Let People Buy Pot With a Credit Card - Seattle Weekly

    A Pioneer Square Startup Is Using Bitcoin to Let People Buy Pot With a Credit Card - Seattle Weekly

    Seattle WeeklyA Pioneer Square Startup Is Using Bitcoin to Let People Buy Pot With a Credit CardSeattle WeeklySeattle pot lawyer Daniel Shortt explains: “It's not that banking is absolutely unavailable. It's that banks are very risk averse, and larger banks are aware that dealing [with] cannabis brings a host of fede…
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  • NEWThey Smashed Banks for Pol Pot. Now They're Founding Them. - New York Times

    They Smashed Banks for Pol Pot. Now They're Founding Them. - New York Times

    New York TimesThey Smashed Banks for Pol Pot. Now They're Founding Them.New York TimesTep Khunnal was once the personal secretary of Pol Pot, staying loyal even as the Khmer Rouge collapsed in the late 1990s. He retired from government and business a few years ago and now spreads the ideas of the management theorist Pe…
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  • Under fire, Oakland officials scrap pot residency requirement - SFGate - SFGate

    Under fire, Oakland officials scrap pot residency requirement - SFGate - SFGate

    SFGateUnder fire, Oakland officials scrap pot residency requirement - SFGateSFGateOakland lawmakers Tuesday withdrew a legally questionable component of their newly minted cannabis ordinances that would have largely barred non-city ...Oakland: Medical Marijuana hearing grows tense - East Bay TimesEast Bay Timesall 2 n…
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  • NEWLegislature considers legalizing commercial hemp - Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)

    Legislature considers legalizing commercial hemp - Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)

    Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)Legislature considers legalizing commercial hempCharleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)Both chambers of the Legislature sent separate proposals to the floor Wednesday pushing for the legalization of commercial hemp production in West Virginia. Hemp, a variety of the cannabis sativa…
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  • NEWWashington Senate Committee Passes Bill to Decriminalize Industrial Hemp - Tenth Amendment Center (blog)

    Washington Senate Committee Passes Bill to Decriminalize Industrial Hemp - Tenth Amendment Center (blog)

    TheJointBlog (blog)Washington Senate Committee Passes Bill to Decriminalize Industrial HempTenth Amendment Center (blog)OLYMPIA, Wash. (Mar. 22, 2017) – Today, a Washington Senate committee unanimously passed a bill that would remove industrial hemp from the state's “controlled substances” list. Passage into law…
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  • NEWIndustrial hemp pilot project planned - Omak Okanogan County Chronicle
    Industrial hemp pilot project plannedOmak Okanogan County Chronicle#OLYMPIA – The state Department of Agriculture is seeking comment on proposed rules to establish an industrial help research pilot project. #A state law approved last year directed the department to design a program that would license researchers to .…
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  • NEWInslee hurting hemp - The Spokesman-Review
    Inslee hurting hempThe Spokesman-ReviewThe jobs the hemp industry provides, the massive investment in agriculture and the taxes generated we so sorely need collected will all be for naught if he continues to let his ambitions run wild. The many benefits medicinally from hemp will be lost ...
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  • NEWAs Citrus Industry Struggles, Lawmakers Consider Industrial Hemp ... - WUSF News

    As Citrus Industry Struggles, Lawmakers Consider Industrial Hemp ... - WUSF News

    WUSF NewsAs Citrus Industry Struggles, Lawmakers Consider Industrial Hemp ...WUSF NewsAcross the country, advocates are hailing industrial hemp as a miracle crop. Some Floridians even think the plant could surpass oranges as an agricultural.and more »
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  • NEWTen Days Before Expo, Hickenlooper Signs Bill on Study of Hemp for Animal Feed - Westword

    Ten Days Before Expo, Hickenlooper Signs Bill on Study of Hemp for Animal Feed - Westword

    WestwordTen Days Before Expo, Hickenlooper Signs Bill on Study of Hemp for Animal FeedWestwordGovernor John Hickenlooper has signed a bill that will create a group to study the feasibility of using hemp products in animal feed, working under the commissioner of agriculture. The group will include a hemp producer, a hem…
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  • Hemp industry creation a step closer in Arizona - Ahwatukee Foothills News

    Hemp industry creation a step closer in Arizona - Ahwatukee Foothills News

    Ahwatukee Foothills NewsHemp industry creation a step closer in ArizonaAhwatukee Foothills NewsA Republican senator from Lake Havasu City sees economic opportunity in industrial hemp and wants to bring Arizona into the fold. Sen. Sonny Borrelli has sponsored a bill to establish the framework for an industrial hemp indu…
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  • State rep. hoping to bring industrial hemp back to Wisconsin - La Crosse's NewsTalk 1410AM 92.3FM
    State rep. hoping to bring industrial hemp back to WisconsinLa Crosse's NewsTalk 1410AM 92.3FMMaybe a little beyond that, too, says Republican state rep. Jesse Kremer, who is pushing a proposal in Madison that would legalize the manufacture of industrial hemp products. "By reintroducing it into the state, it's infused…
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  • Hemp, cannabis fair comes to fairgrounds April 1-2 - Statesman Journal

    Hemp, cannabis fair comes to fairgrounds April 1-2 - Statesman Journal

    Statesman JournalHemp, cannabis fair comes to fairgrounds April 1-2Statesman JournalThe Hemp & Cannabis Fair comes to the Oregon State Fairgrounds April 1 and 2. It is an opportunity to learn about all things hemp and cannabis related including growing, harvesting, medicinal uses and legislation. “Ask questions, lear…
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  • Hemp will soon return to Pennsylvania with approval of 16 research projects - PennLive.com

    Hemp will soon return to Pennsylvania with approval of 16 research projects - PennLive.com

    PennLive.comHemp will soon return to Pennsylvania with approval of 16 research projectsPennLive.comHemp was once a major Pennsylvania cash crop used to make rope and other textiles. If you ever wondered how the various Hempfield townships got their name, you need look no further than this non-psychotropic cousin of mar…
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