MICHIGAN VOTES TO SHUTDOWN ALL MEDICAL CANNABIS DISPENSARIES

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry During a discussion set for a vote before a September 15th deadline, medical marijuana dispensaries may have to shut their doors if they want them to be open in the future, the Marijuana Licensing Board suggested on Monday. The initial motion was proposed by disgruntled board member Donald …

THE DEA PLANS TO REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF CANNABIS IT ALLOCATES FOR RESEARCH

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry “Until cannabis is rescheduled to a lower level or legalized on the federal level within the United States this madness will continue.” The Drug Enforcement Administration (D.E.A) intends to decrease the amount of cannabis it allocates for federally approved research. The DEA has released its proposed 2018 aggregate …

CANNABIS ASSISTS KIDS WITH CANCER

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry When Sierra Riddle stormed into the conference room at Denver’s child protective services office, the director of the agency was seated there, along with her son’s team of doctors, top administrators from the Children’s Hospital Colorado oncology department and lawyers. She recalls looking one of the physicians in …

IS CANNABIS BEING TRANSPORTED BETWEEN LEGAL STATES OK?

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry   The simple answer is no. Federal law prohibits transporting any federally restricted substance across state lines, and cannabis clocks in at Schedule I on the Controlled Substances Act, alongside the likes of heroin and LSD. What happens, however, when you’re transporting cannabis across state lines between two …

MAJOR UPDATE FOR MEDICAL CANNABIS IN GEORGIA

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law Tuesday a measure that expands the Georgia’s medical cannabis program. Senate Bill 16 makes six more conditions eligible for treatment with a limited form of cannabis oil allowed in Georgia: AIDS, Alzheimer’s disease, autism, epidermolysis bullosa, peripheral neuropathy and Tourette’s syndrome. It …

FORBES PROJECTS CANNABIS INDUSTRY TO CREATE MORE JOBS THAN MANUFACTURING BY 2020

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry 4 Jobs. That is what the cannabis industry hopes will keep the Trump administration from cracking down on cannabis companies. A new report from New Frontier Data projects that by 2020 the legal cannabis market will create more than a quarter of a million jobs. This is more than …

SHOULD MEDICAL CANNABIS BE COVERED BY INSURANCE?

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Recent court rulings in Canada and the U.S. could set a new precedent for insurance companies to pay for doctor-prescribed medical cannabis. In the last few months, in consideration of the addictive potential of opioids & opiates and relatively few safety concerns over cannabis, judges in both the …

8 AMAZING WOMEN IN THE CANNABIS INDUSTRY

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry in honor of Women’s History Month, we wanted to take a look at some of the most influential and inspiring women who are leading the cannabis industry into the future. From lawmakers to lawyers to entrepreneurs, every woman here has made an impact and helped pave the way …