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Hemp CBD Across State Lines: Oklahoma

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (2018 Farm Bill) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp. The 2018 Farm Bill gives the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulatory authority over hemp …

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Cannabis Canada: Annualized Legal Pot Sales on Track to Hit $1.75B

Holiday buying strength helps push pot sales to record highs in December. Canadians bought about $146.2 million of legal cannabis in December, the biggest month of sales on record, according to Statistics Canada. Taken at an annualized run rate, those sales figures would see sales in Canada’s legal recreational cannabis industry hit $1.75 billion. Canadian …

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Canadians Can Lose Nexus Passes Over Legal Cannabis Use in Canada: U.S. Document

Cannabis use may be legal in Canada, but if U.S. border guards find out about it, a person could have their Nexus pass taken away or not granted in the first place, secret instructions issued to managers at U.S. border posts say. “If an alien admits to the use of marijuana (post legalization) he or …

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Grading the Presidential Candidates on Marijuana: Michael Bloomberg

Last fall, we ran a 13-part series taking a hard look at each of the 2020 presidential candidates’ history and views related to marijuana. We assigned each candidate a letter grade corresponding with our analysis (for the final summary post, go here). In that popular series, grading criteria was as follows: Current stance on marijuana: …

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Gear Up for 420 at the 2020 Cannabis Cup Central Valley

4/20 is less than two months away. And the 2020 High Times Cannabis Cup Central Valley is even closer. Over the April 18-19 weekend, denizens of high-mindedness from around the country and around the world will gather in Sacramento, California to kick off the 420 season with the world’s foremost cannabis experience and competition.  But …

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Cannabis Company Proposes New Dispensary Location Near Addiction Treatment Center

A cannabis dispensary proposed for Chicago’s upscale West Town neighborhood is drawing opposition from officials at a nearby addiction treatment center, who say the store would pose a risk to the facility’s clients. Licensed cannabis company NuMed wants to open the dispensary on the second floor of a building whose entrance would be on the …

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Real Estate Development in California: Join us February 26 in L.A.!

Developers of cannabis projects in California want to turn projects around as quickly and cheaply as possible, and are frequently frustrated by the amount of time, money, and effort required for the entitlement process. On Wednesday, February 26, a panel of real estate development experts will explain the entitlement process in California at a LACBA …

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Kentucky’s House of Representatives Approves Medicinal Cannabis Legislation

For the first time ever, Kentucky’s House of Representatives has approved a bill that would allow the state’s residents access to medicinal marijuana treatment. After Thursday’s 65-30 vote in favor of passing House Bill 136, the initiative will head to the state Senate.  There, HB 136 will face its fair share of political challenges. Kentucky …

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Inside Lake Superior State University’s New Cannabis Center of Excellence

It started as the first cannabis chemistry program in the nation. Now, Lake Superior State University is also home to a state of the art cannabis laboratory. It’s called the Cannabis Center of Excellence. It’s giving students the opportunity for hands on cannabis research. “Cannabis is really opening up a whole new field,” said Lake …

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