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Marijuana Business

Securing Sufficient Capital Necessary for Cannabis Businesses

There’s a lot to think about entering into any new business enterprise. Factor cannabis into the mix, and your entrepreneurial load multiples three-fold. Every angle of bringing a new product to market requires intense scrutiny to ensure that product is competitive in its space. Creating the right brand for your […]

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Marijuana Science

Does CBD Block The High of THC in Cannabis?

CBD can reduce activation of the cannabinoid CB1 receptor in cell experiments. Does this mean that it can actually prevent you from getting high? Cannabidiol (CBD) is the second most common cannabinoid after the more famous THC. Although CBD levels in most strains of cannabis are low (and have been […]

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Hemp Industry

Toledo: Hemp To Recovery March

Toledo Hemp Center LLC has been very active in the Toledo area for going on four years. From community cookouts to blanket drives for the homeless to nutritional hemp pizza parties Toledo Hemp Center has shown the ability to raise awareness for many great causes. The Hemp to Recovery March […]

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Global Drug War

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Issues Asset Forfeiture Guidelines

The United States Attorney General has come out with new policy guidelines that will increase the use of asset forfeiture in drug related cases. In a memorandum July 19, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions reiterated his earlier position with an official policy memorandum that explains the position and why he thinks it […]

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Marijuana Studies

Senator McCain, Medical Marijuana Can Save Your Life

Senator John McCain has been diagnosed with glioblastoma, a type of brain cancer, following surgery to remove a blood clot from his eye. Senator, you live in Arizona. Arizona has a medical marijuana law and cancer is a qualifying condition. Sir, you need to begin heavy cannabis oil treatments – […]

Marijuana Legalization

York City Council Removes Jail Time For Possession

I received the following good news out of Pennsylvania yesterday: Last night, the York City Council voted to make the possession of small amounts of marijuana a summary offense with a maximum fine of $100 and no jail time. Previously, it was a criminal misdemeanor that carried up to 30 […]

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Marijuana Legalization

How Many Americans Consume Marijuana?

I first started consuming marijuana in 1993. I started at a younger age than I would recommend, but I turned out just fine, so it isn’t that big of a deal. I have not quit consuming cannabis since I first started. Sure, I had to take breaks sometimes, usually because […]

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Marijuana Business

‘Lansing Loves Safe Jobs’ Files Marijuana Regulation Petition

The political action committee Lansing Loves Safe Jobs is filing over 6,000 petition signatures with the city clerk in support of placing a local ordinance on the November 2017 general election ballot to regulate the medical and adult use of cannabis in the city. The measure is necessary for licensing […]