OTTAWA, Ontario, April 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Cannabis Canada, the leading organization of companies that hold Health Canada licenses to cultivate and sell medical cannabis, welcomes the legislation tabled today by the Government of Canada to legalize, regulate, and restrict access to cannabis.
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TRENTON, N.J., April 12, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The New Jersey CannaBusiness Association (NJCBA), the state’s leading business advocacy group for expanding access to medical cannabis and responsible adult-use of cannabis, is kicking off its year-long series of industry-related seminars and networking sessions.
TRENTON, N.J., Jan. 23, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — As the nation continues moving state-by-state towards legalizing medical and adult-use cannabis, more and more entrepreneurs and businesses are staking their claim in this rapidly growing industry. To help guide these businesses through New Jersey’s legal and regulatory environment, a group of business leaders, civic leaders and patient-advocates recently formed a trade association to support the expanding legal cannabis industry.
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The recent passage of Question 2 in Nevada, which makes recreational marijuana legal for adults 21 years of age and older as well as seeks to establish a system in which marijuana is regulated and taxed similarly to alcohol, raises questions for medical marijuana patients, including about whether they should renew their patient card.
In an effort to help reduce the use of opioids among injured players, the NFL Players Association is actively studying medical marijuana as an alternative tool in pain management, as reported by The Washington Post.
NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Nevada Dispensary Association (NDA) is excited to announce the availability of online medical marijuana application processing in Nevada.
VISTA, Calif., Sept. 19, 2016/Weed Wire/ — Dr. Bronner’s, North America’s leading natural brand of soap and organic body care products, has resigned from the Organic Trade Association (OTA), citing the association’s betrayal of the consumer-led GMO labeling movement, and general drift away from the core principles that drive the organic movement.
LAS VEGAS, Nev., July 18, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — After a successful trip to meet with marijuana industry leaders in Colorado this June, the Nevada Dispensary Association (NDA) feels confident that the lessons learned by officials in Colorado following the state’s legalization of recreational marijuana will be a great benefit to Nevada in the event that Question 2 passes this fall.
LAS VEGAS, June 24, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Nevada Dispensary Association (NDA) with Nevada elected officials, including Senator Patricia Farley, Assemblyman Derek Armstrong and Assemblyman Nelson Araujo, appreciate the honest and informative talks they have enjoyed with Denver elected officials, regulators and industry leaders during an information-seeking trip to Denver spanning June 23-24.
When the Louisiana state legislature passed a limited medical marijuana bill in 1991, it made a promise to the state’s infirm; and for decades that promise has been deferred by fear, ignorance and empty words.
The clock for Florida has finally running down, and unless a miracle happens by Friday, it looks like the voters will get the last say on the issue of medical marijuana.
Earlier this week, supporters for medical marijuana in Florida gathered at the state’s capitol to encourage lawmakers to pass meaningful marijuana reform.
At the start of the new legislative session, the Florida Sheriffs Association got the chance to put its money where its mouth is when Republican state Sen. Jeff Brandes introduced SB 528, a bill to legalize medical marijuana in Florida.
Montana Judge James Reynolds has thrown out key provisions in the state’s medical marijuana laws, which is being hailed as a huge victory for the medicinal marijuana industry.
Despite huge gains in the 2014 midterm elections, marijuana isn’t popular everywhere. In rural and conservative states, some voters look suspiciously at marijuana and will not vote for it in any form.