With CBD, marijuana-based medicine gets its first greenlight from the FDA
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PharmaCielo granted proprietary license for unique Colombian cannabis strains

PharmaCielo Ltd., a Canadian-based company that focuses on ethically processing all-natural, medicinal-grade cannabis oil extracts and related products, recently announced that Colombia’s national cultivar registry…

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Oklahoma Becomes 30th State To Legalize Medical Marijuana
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Oklahoma Becomes 30th State To Legalize Medical Marijuana

Oklahomans voted to legalize medical marijuana throughout the state Tuesday night, creating some of the least restrictive laws for the drug in a staunchly red…

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With CBD, marijuana-based medicine gets its first greenlight from the FDA
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With CBD, marijuana-based medicine gets its first greenlight from the FDA

In a news release today, the FDA announced its approval of a marijuana-derived drug called Epidiolex for the treatment of seizures in a subset of…

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Know People Who Are Tempted to Try ‘K2’? Warn Them Off It Right Now
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Know People Who Are Tempted to Try ‘K2’? Warn Them Off It Right Now

On the same corner in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, where 33 people were hospitalized in 2016, 25 more people (at least) were taken to the hospital over…

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Allegations of Pot-Related Corruption Hit a California Town
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Allegations of Pot-Related Corruption Hit a California Town

Armed with search warrants, the FBI earlier this week raided the home of Adelanto Mayor Rich Kerr (shown above), Adelanto City Hall, and the Jet…

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Legal Marijuana Poses An Insidious Threat To Recovering Addicts
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Legal Marijuana Poses An Insidious Threat To Recovering Addicts

“I lost everything due to the use of pot,” Michael*, a recovering addict, told me. “I lost touch with my family. Pot became [my] drug…

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Here’s Proof of How the Drug Trade Is Evolving
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Here’s Proof of How the Drug Trade Is Evolving

Victor Yanez may be young — just 25 — but the Miami-area resident is representative of the new problems that exist in the war on…

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Marijuana is nowhere NEAR as dangerous to the brain as alcohol
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Marijuana is nowhere NEAR as dangerous to the brain as alcohol

Credit: Pixabay. Because of the powerful psychoactive effect of marijuana, many have always assumed that prolonged use can hurt the brain in a similar way…

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This is what Jeff Sessions doesn't understand about medical marijuana
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Hemp Farming Bill Lands in the Senate Next Week With Powerful Bipartisan Support

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell met leaders from Kentucky’s hemp industry and the state’s Department of Agriculture Commissioner on Monday for a dialogue about…

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This is what Jeff Sessions doesn't understand about medical marijuana
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NY Federal Judge Denies Petition Seeking Reclassification Of Marijuana

On Monday, a federal judge of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York dismissed a request to reclassify marijuana — currently…

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Posted in alochol health marijuana Tribune Content Agency weed

University of Boulder Study: Marijuana won’t cause brain damage the way alcohol will

It’s a common stereotype that people who smoke weed are a bit foggy-headed and missing a few brain cells. But a new study from researchers…

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Marijuana Scientists Are Getting High Wages
Posted in health International Business Times marijuana mental health weed

Marijuana May Cause Mental Illness, and Increase Fatal Car Crashes

As marijuana becomes increasingly legal for medicinal or recreational purposes, scientists are taking a harder look at its possible harmful effects, including its role in…

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Marijuana Scientists Are Getting High Wages
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Marijuana Scientists Are Getting High Wages

Marijuana farm in Colorado. Credit: Pixabay. Marijuana has almost always been a controversial topic in public and in the scientific community as well. It makes…

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Canadian cannabis firms agree to merge to create $890 million pot giant
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Canadian cannabis firms agree to merge to create $890 million pot giant

Canadian cannabis grower and seller Aurora Cannabis announced Wednesday a friendly acquisition of CanniMed Therapeutics in a deal valued at an estimated Can$1.1 billion (US$890…

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Posted in blockchain Cryptocurrency International Business Times Investing marijuana

Investing In Hemp Crypto And Marijuana Stocks Without Getting Burned

The amount of capital flowing into the cannabis industry is growing. According to one cannabis research firm, over $3.2 billion worth of capital entered the…

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Who Changed Trump's Mind About Leaving Marijuana Up To The States?
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Who Changed Trump’s Mind About Leaving Marijuana Up To The States?

A few days ago, Roger Stone sent out a VICE News article, “The GOP has a marijuana problem only Trump can fix,” reminding its readers…

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Posted in International Business Times marijuana Taxes weed

Federal Marijuana legalization could generate $132 billion in taxes by 2025

Legalizing marijuana at the federal level could earn the government up to $132 billion in tax revenue and create more than a million new jobs…

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Posted in marijuana New Jersey Politics

New Jersey’s Phil Murphy on weed, taxes, Trump. And making N.J. the next California.

You’re not in Chris Christie-land any more, New Jersey. Welcome to the Phil Murphy era, where Donald Trump is not a friend, marijuana is on…

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