Marijuana Campaign Ads Are Flooding Airwaves Ahead Of The Election

Campaigns supporting and opposing marijuana ballot measures are filling up airwaves and social media feeds with political advertisements in the run-up to the midterm elections.

From Utah to Michigan, battles to convince the electorate via video advertisements to vote one … Read the article

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More late money pours into cannabis campaigns (Newsletter: Oct. 30, 2018)

Marijuana campaign ads on TV; Company wants to trademark “cannabis” for t-shirts; Marijuana Halloween costumes

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Paul Ryan Touts The Benefits Of A Marijuana Ingredient And Industrial Hemp

The top Republican in the U.S. House has issued a surprise endorsement of a key marijuana ingredient’s medical benefits as well as the uses of industrial hemp.

“It has proven to work,” House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-OH) said of cannabidiol … Read the article

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Legal Marijuana Helps Reduce Opioid Harms, Two More New Studies Reveal

Another day, another round of studies suggesting that legalizing marijuana can help mitigate the harms of the opioid epidemic.

This time, one study published last week in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence looked at how adult-use legalization impacted opioid … Read the article

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Thousands Of Peer-Reviewed Studies Specific To Medical Cannabis Have Been Published Over Past Decade

ISRAEL: The total number of peer-reviewed scientific papers dedicated to cannabis, and the therapeutic use of cannabis in particular, has increased exponentially in recent years, according to data published the journal Population Health Management. Israeli researchers assessed trends in the … Read the article

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Canada: Far Fewer Young People Using Cannabis

CANADA:  Cannabis use among Canadian adolescents has declined significantly in recent years, and fewer teens say that it is easy to obtain, according to data published in the journal Preventive Medicine. Investigators at the University of Waterloo in Ontario assessed … Read the article

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California BCC Proposes Updated Marijuana Business Regulations

CALIFORNIA: On October 19th, the Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) in California released an updated draft of proposed marijuana business regulations for the cannabis industry in the state. The new draft signaled the start of a 15-day period of public … Read the article

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MariMed Acquires NJ-Based BSC Group Cannabis Firm

NEW JERSEY: MariMed Inc., a multi-state cannabis organization that develops, owns and manages cannabis facilities and branded products lines, announced today that it has finalized the acquisition of BSC Group, a highly respected cannabis firm headquartered in New Jersey that … Read the article

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The ongoing issue of 280E and how to fight back

With the entire cannabis industry running scared of Internal Revenue Code 280E, what else can the IRS possibly do to make it even more burdensome? Well, let me tell you. As we have seen in the most recent court rulings … Read the article

Marijuana Stocks: Recreational VS Medical

The legal marijuana stock market has been one of the most exciting industries to participate and invest in for some time now, but new updates to legislation have made it easier than ever to get involved in the space. Within … Read the article