November 2017

A distribution glitch at one of Minnesota’s two medical marijuana providers has left some patients with little or no supply left for treatment of conditions such as chronic pain, epileptic seizures and Tourette syndrome. One patient, Katie Kennedy, said she called LeafLine Labs on Monday because she had no cannabis left for the management of […]

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Legalize it, New Yorkers are telling their legislators.  The majority of the Empire State said it’s time for lawmakers to pass a bill legalizing marijuana, with 62 percent of residents surveyed voting in favor of the move, according to new poll results released on Monday from the Marijuana Policy Project Foundation and the Drug Policy Alliance. […]

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CLOSE Local officials are beginning to decide if they want medical marijuana businesses in their communities before the state starts giving out licenses next year. Wochit The medical marijuana law passed by the Legislature last year that regulates and taxes the multi-million dollar industry created three categories of growers.(Photo: Eric Engman, AP) While supporters of […]

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ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Illinois lawmakers are hearing testimony on the potential economic impact of legalizing recreational marijuana. Proponents say taxing and regulating recreational pot could raise hundreds of million dollars for the state. TV travel host and marijuana legalization advocate Rick Steves says there are other benefits, too. “I think the beauty of this […]

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EAST LONGMEADOW – East Longmeadow’s Town Council quietly approved a zoning bylaw that effectively bans recreational marijuana in town. After a brief public hearing, at which no one from the public stepped forward to speak in favor or against the zoning amendment, councilors unanimously passed the new zoning measure that prohibits the use, growth, cultivation […]

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MMJ International Holdings has applied to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for new pharmaceutical compounds and methods to treat and prevent symptoms associated with multiple sclerosis (MS) and other diseases responsive to cannabinoids. The patent covers MMJ BioScience’s intellectual property portfolio, which comprises several patent families with issued or pending claims regarding plants, […]

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TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Nov. 29, 2017) – Revive Therapeutics Ltd. (“Revive” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:RVV)(OTCQB:RVVTF), a company focused on the research, development and commercialization of novel therapies and technologies for the medical cannabis and pharmaceutical sectors, today announced successful final results from its research project with the University of Wisconsin-Madison for the development of […]

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