Change frightens people; misconceptions fly. As a firm believer in cannabis legalization—for both medical and recreational use—I have long thought the best way to help Illinois citizens deal with this change is to ensure the industry grows in tandem with the state’s ability to regulate it. And by “regulate it,” I mean ensure that its use remains safe, that its […]

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By: CBSPhillyFebruary 19, 2019 Pets getting marijuana is extremely dangerous and veterinarians say it’s happening more often because pot is legalized in a growing number of states. Pets getting high is not a good thing. Veterinarians say marijuana products can be dangerous for animals and the medicinal value of potentially helping with things like pain […]

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“A major reason for public support of the current proposal is the expectation it will boost tax revenues,” said Patrick Murray, the director of the Monmouth University Polling Institute. “The pressure is on, with nearby states also looking into legalization. New Jersey will need to stay ahead of the curve if it wants to maximize […]

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Leaders of Maryland’s General Assembly created a work group Tuesday to study legalizing recreational use of marijuana — a signal the legislature won’t pass legislation this year on the issue. The bipartisan group will make recommendations at the end of December that could be used to develop bills for the 2020 legislative session. House Speaker […]

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New York physicians still have “significant concerns” with the executive budget proposal to legalize recreational marijuana, says Dr. Thomas Madejski, president of the Medical Society of the State of New York. In a statement released Feb. 15, Madejski said that although a recent legislative public hearing “provided valuable insight,” there are several questions that need to […]

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VANCOUVER, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – 1933 Industries Inc. (the “Company” or “1933 Industries”) (CSE: TGIF) (OTCQX: TGIFF) (FWB: 1QF), a licensed cultivator and producer of cannabis flower and concentrates and manufacturer of hemp-derived CBD wellness products, is pleased to report that it has engaged CB1 Capital Advisors LLC, a New York-based advisory firm focusing […]

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The first clinical study assessing the effectiveness of hemp-derived cannabinoids in recovery from brain injury will be launched in the U.S. as part of a collaboration between the Flowering HOPE Foundation and Clover Leaf University. What Happened The study is sponsored by Real Time Diagnostics Ventures in collaboration with the Boulder, Colorado-based Flowering Hope Foundation and […]

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DENVER, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Flowering HOPE Foundation (Boulder, CO) together with Clover Leaf University (Denver, CO) have just announced sponsorship and collaboration on the first US clinical study to be approved to investigate plant-derived cannabinoid supplements in recovery from brain injury. The study will analyze quantitative EEG brain activity and a cannabinoid-sensitive salivary […]

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TEL AVIV, Israel and BETHESDA, Maryland, Feb. 19, 2019  /PRNewswire/ — Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCQB:CNBX), a leader in personalized cannabinoid medicine focused on cancer and its side effects, today announced that it has submitted a protocol for the Helsinki Committee to conduct a nationwide study which will apply Cannabics’ high throughput screening platform to analyze […]

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