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  • Legalizing marijuana has serious disadvantages 26 May 2018 04:15 Kaieteur News May 26, 2018 Letters 0 Dear Editor, We learnt from several current local press reports that the incumbent Guyana Government is seriously considering the vexed, contentious and divisive matters of the legalizing and decriminalizing the use and sale of …
  • Your favorite pot shop might be closing. Stanislaus makes marijuana permitting cuts 26 May 2018 03:53 Modesto Bee Some of the county's best-known and longest-running cannabis dispensaries have been told they'll have to close by June 30. As Stanislaus County continues its permitting process for marijuana-related businesses, winners and losers are beginning to …
  • CDC urges states to regulate CBD oil after 52 people got sick off phony products sold in Utah 26 May 2018 03:23 Now Salt Lake U.S. health officials are urging states to regulate marijuana oil extracts after investigating a rash of illnesses tied to the products in Utah. The CDC urged states to set up regulatory and control systems “to minimize the risk for recurrences of this …
  • Cannabis oil not reason Auburn rescinded spot to walk-on safety, per source 26 May 2018 02:38 Al.com Auburn did not medically clear C.J. Harris and rescinded his spot as a preferred walk-on due to a pre-existing medical condition, not because of the cannabis oil he uses as treatment for epilepsy, according to a source with knowledge of the matter. Harris …
  • Judge Rules Patients Can Smoke Marijuana In Florida 26 May 2018 02:37 WFOR Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA) – A state law banning patients from smoking medical marijuana is unconstitutional, a Tallahassee judge ruled late Friday. In a highly anticipated but not surprising …
  • 10 including Bodi's brother-in-law killed 26 May 2018 02:29 Banagladesh Sun Ten more suspected drug dealers were killed in "gunfights" in nine districts across the country on Thursday night and early Friday.  With the ten, the death toll from "encounters' rose to 61 in the last 11 days. In Cox's Bazar, …
  • Southern University moves forward with medical marijuana contract 26 May 2018 02:24 Wafb.com BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Southern University has gotten the go-ahead to move forward with its medical marijuana program. The Board of Supervisors approved a contract Friday with Advanced Biomedics, llc during its regular meeting. Under the agreement, the …
  • High school football recruit taking CBD oil for seizures ruled ineligible by NCAA 26 May 2018 02:21 WXIN × High school football recruit taking CBD oil for seizures ruled ineligible by NCAA A high school football player who takes cannabis oil to prevent his seizures has been ruled ineligible to play in college, a decision that has sparked outrage from …
  • Music fans light up at Lightning In A Bottle, Cali Roots 26 May 2018 02:19 KSBW Music fans light up at Lightning In A Bottle, Cali Roots Two big music festivals are happening in Monterey County this weekend! Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 7:13 PM PDT May 25, 2018 Hide Transcript Show Transcript WEBVTT …
  • Florida judge rules patients can smoke marijuana for medical purposes 26 May 2018 01:51 Daytona Beach News Journal By Dara Kam, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — A state law banning patients from smoking medical marijuana is unconstitutional, a Tallahassee judge ruled late Friday. In a highly anticipated but not surprising decision, Leon County Circuit Judge …
  • NC bill would hike the amount of marijuana people could have before facing charges 26 May 2018 01:42 Charlotte Observer State Rep. Kelly Alexander, D-Mecklenburg, introduced a bill this week that would significantly increase the amount of marijuana a person could have in his or her possession for personal use before being charged with a misdemeanor or felony. Under …
  • You can now legally smoke medical marijuana in Florida 26 May 2018 01:32 Orlando Weekly It's official — a Tallahassee judge has ruled that medical marijuana in Florida can be smoked. The lawsuit against the state was brought last July by Orlando attorney John Morgan, who essentially floated the bill in the successful campaign to make …
  • Snoop Dogg praises Canada's growing cannabis industry at C2 26 May 2018 01:28 CBC Canada is more advanced than the United States regarding its approach to cannabis, world-famous rapper and weed entrepreneur Snoop Dogg said Friday to a crowd of hundreds at Montreal's C2 technology conference. The entertainer lamented that in the U.S …
  • Florida ban on smokable medical marijuana ruled unconstitutional 26 May 2018 01:25 Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Updated 34 minutes ago TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida's ban that prevents medical marijuana patients from smoking their cannabis has gone up in smoke. Leon County Circuit Court Judge Karen Gievers on Friday ruled that a state's ban on smokable …
  • Snoop Dogg tells Montreal's C2 conference he's stoked about Canada’s cannabis industry 26 May 2018 01:04 Montreal Gazette Rapper Snoop Dogg speaks at the C2 business conference in Montreal on Friday, May 25, 2018. Ryan Remiorz / THE CANADIAN PRESS MONTREAL — Canada is more advanced than the United States regarding its approach to cannabis, world-famous rapper and weed …
  • Green Rush: The Beverage Business and CBD Part 1 26 May 2018 00:47 Bevnet The green rush has officially arrived. Once derided as the scourge of America’s youth, cannabis is now being touted as one of the country’s biggest potential cash crops. As of 2018, 18 states and the District of Columbia have legalized medical marijuana …
  • Judge strikes down Legislature's ban on smoking medical marijuana 26 May 2018 00:43 Bradenton Herald A Leon County circuit court judge ruled Friday afternoon that the state’s ban on smoking medical marijuana is unconstitutional, setting up continued legal fights as the state appeals the decision. In a 22-page order, Judge Karen Gievers said that the …
  • Another New Stowell Restaurant and More Seattle Food News You Can Use: May 25, 2018 Edition 26 May 2018 00:28 AltWeeklies.com On the heels of the new downtown Italian spot Cortina from restaurant moguls Angela and Ethan Stowell comes Super Bueno, their highly anticipated new laidback, family-friendly Mexican spot in Fremont that's a cafe with breakfast burritos by day and a …
  • Judge rules patients can smoke marijuana 26 May 2018 00:23 WJXT TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A state law banning patients from smoking medical marijuana is unconstitutional, a Tallahassee judge ruled late Friday. In a highly anticipated but not surprising decision, Leon County Circuit Judge Karen Gievers found that a …
  • Alaska is on the brink of a hemp-growing industry. But first, the state gets to pick the players. 26 May 2018 00:10 Anchorage Daily News BUTTE — Alaska's future hemp industry barely drew interest from a few dozen people when a bill making it legal surfaced last year. But since Gov. Bill Walker signed that bill into law last month, the state official charged with rolling out the …