Medical Marijuana

Daily medical marijuana purchase limits for patients up at next board hearing

LANSING, MI - The Medical Marihuana Licensing Board will discuss how much marijuana a patient should be able to purchase per day at its upcoming …

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3D-printed Israeli inhaler transforming how medical marijuana is prescribed

It's likely the only metered-dose cannabis or plant-material inhaler worldwide.<p>Before Israel licensed medical marijuana, people with terminal …

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Pot farmer's dreams go up in smoke during California wildfires

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (Reuters) - Andrew Lopas' plans to bring his marijuana business out of the black market with a legal, profitable and organic pot farm went up in smoke in the wildfires that have scorched Santa Rosa, California.<p>After four decades of growing pot illegally, the 54-year-old saw an …

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Uruguay to produce medical marijuana for export

MONTEVIDEO, Oct 15 (Reuters) - International Cannabis Corporation ICC.V will produce Uruguay's first batch of medical cannabis oil for export in …

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Michigan officials prepare for influx of medical marijuana applications

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Local officials are beginning to decide if they want medical marijuana businesses in their communities before the state starts …

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GrenEx licensed as first Edmonton cannabis company

After years of preparation, an Edmonton company has finally received a licence to start operating the city's first medical cannabis grow op.

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Medical marijuana a huge opportunity for Africa - Cape Business News

The current global market for marijuana products is US$3 billion and is expected to rise to US$56 billion as more countries and US states join the …

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5 States Angling to Put Recreational Marijuana on the Ballot in 2018

Two of these states haven't even legalized medical cannabis.<p>Sure, it's the pun of all puns, but the marijuana industry really is growing like a weed. …

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California rolls out website to cut through cannabis haze

Finally, a guide to grass that even grandma can get<p>This article originally appeared on Kaiser Health News.<p>Every day, Anna Denny encounters people who know their way around a joint.<p>Denny owns Elevated 916, a smoke shop in north Sacramento that sells tobacco products and smoking accessories. But many …

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Puerto Rico’s Medical Marijuana Industry Takes a Hit Due to Hurricane

Puerto Rico’s fledgling legal marijuana industry is struggling to recover as the devastation delivered by Hurricane Maria may have cost the island trade millions of dollars in damage.<p>Its government legalized medical marijuana at the end of December, and the American territory had only just gotten …

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Marijuana company to breathe new life into Cobourg’s former Kraft plant

Cobourg’s former Kraft plant is about to be transformed into a multi-million-square-foot medical marijuana facility that could generate as many as …

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Marijuana is not an all-purpose medical cure

My concern is that as marijuana becomes more readily available, Canadians might opt to self-medicate<p>Many Canadians can hardly wait for the day that …

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Legalization is looming, but there’s not enough marijuana to go around — not even close

Canada’s marijuana producers are scrambling to prepare for the legalization of recreational cannabis next summer, lining up financing, expanding …

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Big names, big money come through to help medical marijuana initiative

With less than six months to go, at least one proposal to legalize medicinal use of marijuana in Missouri appears to be in a strong position to get …

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Los Angeles County Issues Its First Cannabis License

Yvonne DeLaRosa Green was awarded the first cannabis business license for Los Angeles County for her dispensary 99 High Tide Collective in Malibu. The city and county of Los Angeles are expected to become the capital of cannabis once the state of California’s regulated adult-use market is up and …

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DPH freezes medical marijuana fixes, infuriating patients

Governor Charlie Baker’s administration has frozen an effort to expand the availability of medical marijuana, infuriating advocates who say the …

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Judge Says Maryland Marijuana Lawsuit Can Go To Trial

<b>BALTIMORE (AP) —</b> A judge has ruled that a lawsuit that could disrupt Maryland’s fledgling medical marijuana industry can go to trial.The Baltimore …

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Hundreds of People Got High Outside Parliament

We spoke to the individuals responsible for the pro-medical cannabis demonstration.<p>Yesterday, around 300 medical cannabis patients gathered outside Parliament to drink cannabis tea – a protest against the unjust laws that have made their lives so difficult.<p>The protest aligned with a ten-minute bill …

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Liberty Health Sciences: Unique Medical Marijuana Opportunity

Liberty Health Sciences controls a key license for medical marijuana in the state of Florida.<p>The company is in the process of opening dispensaries …

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Only 2 Louisiana doctors apply to dispense medical marijuana | NOLA.com

As Louisiana's medical marijuana program edges closer to kickoff, only two doctors in the state have applied for permission to dispense the drug, …

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This normal life: High hopes for medical cannabis from Israel

ICAN and CannRX announced their intentions during this year’s CannaTech medical cannabis conference in Tel Aviv.<p>Israel may have finally figured out a …

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Kanawha delegate proposes medical marijuana law changes

Delegate Ron Walters, R-Kanawha, suggested Wednesday that members of the West Virginia Medical Cannabis Advisory Board recommend that personal growth …

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Medical marijuana licenses, budget discord and a 'genius grant': Louisiana politics today (Oct. 12) | NOLA.com

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Emblem Positioned to be Disruptive in the Medical Cannabis Industry

1 / 2<p>There are two things that should make marijuana investors sit up and beg. First, it has become ...<p>There are two things that should make …

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Pot company donates $40,000 of weed and opens doors to those displaced by wildfire

A medical cannabis dispensary is opening its doors and donating medicine to those displaced by the wildfires that have ravaged northern California …

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MPs join medical marijuana protest outside Parliament, with activists smoking joints and demanding legalisation

MPs and activists gathered outside Parliament for a “cannabis tea party” demanding the legalisation of the drug for medicinal purposes.<p>Organised by …

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Parents Push For Medical Marijuana Program To Include Autism

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> — Local parents made the compelling case Tuesday to expand the state’s medical marijuana program.The most dramatic testimony at …

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Inaction in Congress threatens Maryland medical marijuana

Maryland’s medical marijuana program, finally about to launch, could remain grounded if Congress fails to extend limits on federal prosecutions for …

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The green gold rush: Could Africa be on the verge of a weed race?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Several African governments are considering tapping a lucrative natural resource.<p>More than 10,000 tons of cannabis are produced on the continent each year, according to a UN survey, which advocates believe could be worth billions of dollars in a rapidly expanding global market for legal …

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Video: The tech and science of medical cannabis

George Scorsis, CEO of Liberty Sciences, explains CBD technology, and shares practical advice on how business can innovate in a challenging …

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