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  • Raoul joins coalition urging FDA to act on marijuana products 19 Jul 2019 07:27 State Journal Register As more states move to legalize the use of marijuana and other cannabis-related substances, state officials across the country are urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to move toward regulating the manufacturing and marketing of those products. …
  • Texas leaders: Hemp law did not decriminalize marijuana 19 Jul 2019 05:45 Edinburg Review A law legalizing hemp changed the definition of marijuana, causing district attorneys across the state to drop low-level possession cases and stop accepting new ones. Weeks after Texas prosecutors began dropping hundreds of marijuana cases and stopped …
  • 48 Illegal Perris Valley Pot Farms Targeted in Crackdown 19 Jul 2019 05:26 NBC Los Angeles Multiple raids were carried out Thursday in communities surrounding Perris, where Riverside County sheriff's deputies and other law enforcement personnel targeted illegal marijuana grows, seizing roughly 14.9 tons of raw and processed product, as well …
  • Medical marijuana is legal in Missouri, but renting space for dispensaries proves difficult 19 Jul 2019 04:39 WDAF Please enable Javascript to watch this video KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Theresa Lane figured her extensive management experience in the pharmaceutical and medical fields made her a prime candidate to apply for a license to open a medical marijuana dispensary in …
  • Cannabis 'Education Day' this Saturday 19 Jul 2019 04:21 Daily Press Staff reports Thursday Jul 18, 2019 at 5:05 PM Jul 18, 2019 at 5:05 PM HESPERIA — More than 50 vendors will be on hand to share the benefits of cannabis-based products during Saturday’s “Education Day,” sponsored by Medical Cannabis Education Center. The …
  • Brave mum saved epileptic son's life by smuggling cannabis oil into Scotland 19 Jul 2019 04:14 Daily Record As little Cole Thomson lay dying in a hospital bed, his mum was bravely smuggling illegal drugs into the country to save his life. The six-year-old was fighting for his life and doctors were shocked at how quickly and drastically his body was shutting down …
  • Drugs, Hells Angels items seized in Kemptville-area raids: Police 19 Jul 2019 01:16 Recorder and Times Published on: July 18, 2019 | Last Updated: July 18, 2019 4:06 PM EDT Drugs and Hells Angels paraphernalia seized Wednesday in Kemptville raids. Police say they seized suspected opioids along with cannabis products and Hells Angels paraphernalia in a pair …
  • Medical pot is helping Minnesotans with PTSD 19 Jul 2019 01:04 Grand Forks Herald About three-quarters of survey respondents said medical cannabis has helped them cope with their PTSD, a report released Thursday, July 18, by the Minnesota Department of Health shows. And about seven in 10 respondents reported “clinically meaningful …
  • Consumer alert: Advocates warn of free trial offers for cannabis products 19 Jul 2019 00:59 KGO SONOMA, Calif. (KGO) -- Consumer advocates have long warned about free trial offers for diet, beauty and anti-aging products. You can now add another category to that list: cannabis products. Here's a 7 On Your Side consumer alert. In the hustle and …
  • Medical marijuana laws not linked to reduced opioid misuse 19 Jul 2019 00:55 420 Intel - Medical Cannabis News Medical marijuana laws had little impact on curbing non-medical use of prescription opioids, according to a new study that raises doubts over legal marijuana as an alternative to current substance use disorder treatments. Non-medical use of prescription …
  • Cannabis for menstrual cramps: Can cannabis help women with painful periods? 19 Jul 2019 00:55 420 Intel - Medical Cannabis News After many years of suffering from terrible pains with each passing month, I finally tried marijuana for menstrual cramps – and it worked like a charm. I’ve been struggling with severe menstrual cramps (stomach pain, nausea, exhaustion, sometimes even …
  • Ask a Stoner: Where Are All the Dispensaries West of Denver? 19 Jul 2019 00:10 Westword Dear Stoner: Why is it so hard to find legal weed west of Denver? Every time I want to stock up before I go hiking or come home from the mountains, it’s impossible to find. Dash Dear Dash: Because most of the towns west of Denver are squares about weed, …
  • Armed forces back new govt 19 Jul 2019 00:09 Bangkok Post Armed forces leaders have thrown their full support behind the new government, saying the military is ready to serve as a tool to solve problems and respond to government policies. Maj Gen Krit Chantharaniyom, spokesman of the Royal Thai Armed Forces …
  • State Health Officials Preparing for More Medical Marijuana Access 19 Jul 2019 00:09 Westword On July 15, 2015, the Colorado Board of Health rejected a petition to add post-traumatic stress disorder as a medical marijuana condition, to the vocal dismay of a packed room of veterans and medical marijuana patients. Fast-forward four years, and not …
  • Anutin to list pot as essential drug 19 Jul 2019 00:09 Bangkok Post Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul has vowed to make cannabis-based medicine widely available by incorporating it into the national essential drugs list. However, dispensing the medicine from the list will require close consultation with doctors, …
  • Moms and dads that use marijuana are 50% more likely to be abusive 18 Jul 2019 23:07 Charleston Daily Mail Parents that use marijuana are not more 'chill' about discipline, a new study finds.  Despite the classic portrayal of 'stoners' and stoner parents as the ultimate laid back, permissive types, that isn't how they tend to behave in real …
  • Pot Stock Analyst Downgrade Brings $400 Million Hit to Aurora Cannabis 18 Jul 2019 23:02 24/7 Wall St By Jon C. Ogg July 18, 2019 6:45 pm EDT Whether it be medical marijuana or recreational marijuana, there is expected to nearly limitless growth in he United States for the successful businesses that get their models right. That said, it’s not unusual for …
  • Cannabinoid Biosciences (“CBDZ”) set to launch its... 18 Jul 2019 22:34 SF Gate Cannabinoid Biosciences (“CBDZ”), the Los Angeles-based biopharmaceutical company, is set to launch its crowdfunding campaign to raise $50 million on August 12, 2019. LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) July 18, 2019 Cannabinoid Biosciences (“CBDZ”), the Los Angeles-based …
  • Honeywell International Raises FY Earnings Per Share View To $7.95 To $8.15 18 Jul 2019 22:31 Reuters May 14 (Reuters) - Cronos Group Inc ::CRONOS GROUP AND MEDIPHARM LABS ENTER CANNABIS CONCENTRATE SUPPLY AGREEMENT.CRONOS GROUP INC - MEDIPHARM LABS WILL SUPPLY CRONOS GROUP WITH APPROXIMATELY $30 MILLION OF HIGH-QUALITY PRIVATE LABEL CANNABIS CONCENTRATE. …
  • Stocks Finish Marginally Higher 18 Jul 2019 22:29 MENAFN (MENAFN - Baystreet.ca) Equities in Canada's largest centre finished tentatively in the green on Thursday, largely on the strength of gold issues. The S&P/TSX Composite Index poked ahead 10.02 points to close Thursday at 16,494.23 The Canadian …