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House Passes Bipartisan Bill Facilitating Clinical Cannabis Research, Allowing Scientists to Access State-Approved Marijuana Products

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The Act ends the decades-long government monopoly on the cultivation of cannabis for use in FDA-approved clinical trials.

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House Passes Bipartisan Bill Facilitating Clinical Cannabis Research, Allowing Scientists to Access State-Approved Marijuana Products

House Passes Bipartisan Bill Facilitating Clinical Cannabis Research, Allowing Scientists to Access State-Approved Marijuana Products

The Act ends the decades-long government monopoly on the cultivation of cannabis for use in FDA-approved clinical trials.

House Passes Bipartisan Bill Facilitating Clinical Cannabis Research, Allowing Scientists to Access State-Approved Marijuana Products

House Passes Bipartisan Bill Facilitating Clinical Cannabis Research, Allowing Scientists to Access State-Approved Marijuana Products

“These common-sense regulatory changes are necessary and long overdue. The reality that most high-schoolers have easier access to cannabis than do our nation’s top scientists is the height ...

House To Vote On Bill Allowing Cannabis Research With State-Licensed Products

House To Vote On Bill Allowing Cannabis Research With State-Licensed Products

The US House of Representatives is preparing to vote on the Marijuana Research Act of 2019.

Congress takes up historic bill to decriminalize cannabis

Congress takes up historic bill to decriminalize cannabis

The proposal would end a federal ban on marijuana and create a pathway to expunge related criminal records.

Congressional Cannabis Caucus Co-Chairs Announced

Congressional Cannabis Caucus Co-Chairs Announced

Today, the rollout of the new leadership team of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus was announced, with Representatives Barbara Lee (D-CA) and David Joyce (R-OH) joining founding members ...

Congressional Committee Approves Marijuana Bill That Will Allow Research On Dispensary Cannabis

Congressional Committee Approves Marijuana Bill That Will Allow Research On Dispensary Cannabis

A House committee on Wednesday approved key piece of marijuana research legislation that, among other things, would allow scientists to finally study cannabis from state-legal dispensaries. ...

Congressman Introduces '420' Marijuana Legalization Bill to Regulate Weed Like Alcohol Throughout U.S.

Congressman Introduces '420' Marijuana Legalization Bill to Regulate Weed Like Alcohol Throughout U.S.

Representative Earl Blumenauer of Oregon introduced a bill to regulate marijuana the same way the government currently regulates alcohol products.

The DEA Should Deschedule Cannabis, Not Move it to Schedule II

The DEA Should Deschedule Cannabis, Not Move it to Schedule II

The debate around the medical value of cannabis often perpetuates a few crucial lies: that our drug scheduling system makes sense, that THC cannot be medicinal and that there’s scientific ...

Is CBD a Miracle Cure or a Marketing Scam? (Both.)

Is CBD a Miracle Cure or a Marketing Scam? (Both.)

Cannabidiol is caught between two worlds.

Veterans Face Hurdles to Marijuana Access

Veterans Face Hurdles to Marijuana Access

The VA does not allow its doctors to prescribe medical marijuana in states where it is legal.

Congress is going to make marijuana moves

Congress is going to make marijuana moves

Legislative leaders in both the House and Senate appear ready to take on the cannabis issue.

Senator Mike Braun: Is He Advancing Cannabis Reform?

Senator Mike Braun: Is He Advancing Cannabis Reform?

During the 2018 Republican primary election season, Mike Braun stood out among the candidates for U.S. Senate by being the least offensive to Republican voters favoring federal cannabis ...

DEA approves importation of marijuana drug for tremor study

DEA approves importation of marijuana drug for tremor study

The move highlights a new avenue for American researchers who have long had trouble obtaining the drug for medical studies.