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US Marijuana Research Policy Violated International Law For Decades, DEA Lawsuit Memo Reveals

On May 7, 2020
@TheWeedBlog shared
RT @InformedTX: The SRI, one of several applicants seeking federal authorization to cultivate cannabis for studies, filed a lawsuit under FOIA, claiming that DEA had relied on a “secret” memo interpreting international drug treaties to avoid accepting more manufacturers. https://t.co/mtlDjvvyVU https://t.co/HyDqZJz7zg
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Scientists have successfully forced the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to release an internal document that was allegedly used to justify delaying the approval of additional marijuana manufacturers for research purposes. ...

www.marijuanamoment.net
On May 7, 2020
@TheWeedBlog shared
RT @InformedTX: The SRI, one of several applicants seeking federal authorization to cultivate cannabis for studies, filed a lawsuit under FOIA, claiming that DEA had relied on a “secret” memo interpreting international drug treaties to avoid accepting more manufacturers. https://t.co/mtlDjvvyVU https://t.co/HyDqZJz7zg
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US Marijuana Research Policy Violated International Law For Decades, DEA Lawsuit Memo Reveals

US Marijuana Research Policy Violated International Law For Decades, DEA Lawsuit Memo Reveals

Scientists have successfully forced the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to release an internal document that was allegedly used to justify delaying the approval of additional ...

'Inmates are genuinely scared': Why cannabis advocates are calling for the release of detained offenders

On May 1, 2020
@The420RadioShow shared
'Inmates are genuinely scared': Why cannabis advocates are calling for the release of detained offenders https://t.co/YPHBTwJ3Mg
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“People don’t usually get rattled by institutional failures after a lifetime of being failed by the state,” says NORML Canada executive director Caryma Sa’d. “The anxiety su…

www.thegrowthop.com
On May 1, 2020
@The420RadioShow shared
'Inmates are genuinely scared': Why cannabis advocates are calling for the release of detained offenders https://t.co/YPHBTwJ3Mg
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'Inmates are genuinely scared': Why cannabis advocates are calling for the release of detained offenders

'Inmates are genuinely scared': Why cannabis advocates are calling for the release of detained offenders

“People don’t usually get rattled by institutional failures after a lifetime of being failed by the state,” says NORML Canada executive director Caryma Sa’d. “The anxiety su…

New Zealand Unveils Cannabis Legalization Blueprint

On May 1, 2020
@ganjapreneur shared
New Zealand has unveiled the cannabis legalization plan that voters will decide on later this year; the proposal would set the legal consumption age at 20, would allow for so-called ‘coffee shops,’ and would permit home grows. https://t.co/sSpfCionrx
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New Zealand’s cannabis legalization bill has been unveiled, setting the legal purchase and consumption age at 20, allowing so-called ‘coffee shops,’ and permitting adults to grow up to two plants for personal use, with up to four plants per household, according to Stuff. The bill sets a ...

www.ganjapreneur.com
On May 1, 2020
@ganjapreneur shared
New Zealand has unveiled the cannabis legalization plan that voters will decide on later this year; the proposal would set the legal consumption age at 20, would allow for so-called ‘coffee shops,’ and would permit home grows. https://t.co/sSpfCionrx
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New Zealand Unveils Cannabis Legalization Blueprint

New Zealand Unveils Cannabis Legalization Blueprint

New Zealand’s cannabis legalization bill has been unveiled, setting the legal purchase and consumption age at 20, allowing so-called ‘coffee shops,’ and permitting adults to grow up to two ...

Montana judge nixes bid by cannabis backers to get digital signatures

On May 3, 2020
@MJBizDaily shared
A Montana judge denied a request by a group seeking to gather signatures electronically to qualify two recreational marijuana initiatives for the November ballot amid coronavirus restrictions. https://t.co/UasH6g0ndb
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A Montana judge denied a request by a group seeking to gather signatures electronically to qualify two recreational marijuana initiatives for the November ballot amid coronavirus restrictions.

mjbizdaily.com
On May 3, 2020
@MJBizDaily shared
A Montana judge denied a request by a group seeking to gather signatures electronically to qualify two recreational marijuana initiatives for the November ballot amid coronavirus restrictions. https://t.co/UasH6g0ndb
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Montana judge nixes bid by cannabis backers to get digital signatures

Montana judge nixes bid by cannabis backers to get digital signatures

A Montana judge denied a request by a group seeking to gather signatures electronically to qualify two recreational marijuana initiatives for the November ballot amid coronavirus ...

Legal Cannabis Has Contributed Nearly $4B to Canada’s GDP

On May 1, 2020
@ganjapreneur shared
Canada’s legal cannabis industry has contributed $3.96 billion to the country’s GDP since the adult-use reforms took effect in October 2018. https://t.co/7u4O1DUbku
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The legal cannabis industry has contributed $3.96 billion to Canada’s gross domestic product since the nation’s adult-use legalization reforms in October 2018 – an increase of 215 percent, according to Statistics Canada data outlined by Bloomberg News. The agency also reported that ...

www.ganjapreneur.com
On May 1, 2020
@ganjapreneur shared
Canada’s legal cannabis industry has contributed $3.96 billion to the country’s GDP since the adult-use reforms took effect in October 2018. https://t.co/7u4O1DUbku
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Legal Cannabis Has Contributed Nearly $4B to Canada’s GDP

Legal Cannabis Has Contributed Nearly $4B to Canada’s GDP

The legal cannabis industry has contributed $3.96 billion to Canada’s gross domestic product since the nation’s adult-use legalization reforms in October 2018 – an increase of 215 percent, ...

My 2020 Isolation Grow

On May 1, 2020
@Oaksterdam shared
Have you checked out the inspiring blog by Jeffrey Hickey? Give it a read, he has much to share & teach us all. https://t.co/adQ2qt05FF
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In April of 2015, my beloved wife of 38 years, Karen Kiser, became catastrophically ill, with an eventual diagnosis of two different auto-immune forms of arthritis. Those were Wild West times, driving from county to county, dispensary after dispensary. My four harvests have yielded the ...

oaksterdamuniversity.com
On May 1, 2020
@Oaksterdam shared
Have you checked out the inspiring blog by Jeffrey Hickey? Give it a read, he has much to share & teach us all. https://t.co/adQ2qt05FF
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My 2020 Isolation Grow

My 2020 Isolation Grow

In April of 2015, my beloved wife of 38 years, Karen Kiser, became catastrophically ill, with an eventual diagnosis of two different auto-immune forms of arthritis. Those were Wild West ...

How Legalizing Marijuana Could Help Kick-Start The US Economy

On May 2, 2020
@MarijuanaPolicy shared
"Legalizing sales of recreational marijuana could add tens of thousands of high paying, quality jobs at all education levels in states across the US." https://t.co/qmlCB5dza8
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As shelter-in-place orders drag on and the U.S. economy limps through the second quarter, investors, economists and politicians are asking important questions about what the post-...

www.benzinga.com
On May 2, 2020
@MarijuanaPolicy shared
"Legalizing sales of recreational marijuana could add tens of thousands of high paying, quality jobs at all education levels in states across the US." https://t.co/qmlCB5dza8
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How Legalizing Marijuana Could Help Kick-Start The US Economy

How Legalizing Marijuana Could Help Kick-Start The US Economy

As shelter-in-place orders drag on and the U.S. economy limps through the second quarter, investors, economists and politicians are asking important questions about what the post-...

These Two Marijuana Stocks Are Peeking Investors Interest

On May 5, 2020
@MarijuanaStocks shared
These Two Marijuana Stocks Are Peeking Investors Interest #marijuanstocks #gains #potstocks #cannabis https://t.co/CTpjIUyJfW
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In the past two weeks, many marijuana stocks have only served to…

marijuanastocks.com
On May 5, 2020
@MarijuanaStocks shared
These Two Marijuana Stocks Are Peeking Investors Interest #marijuanstocks #gains #potstocks #cannabis https://t.co/CTpjIUyJfW
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These Two Marijuana Stocks Are Peeking Investors Interest

These Two Marijuana Stocks Are Peeking Investors Interest

In the past two weeks, many marijuana stocks have only served to…

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Cannabis Times offers a convenient stream of cannabis updates about science, politics, and products!

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Oaksterdam University offers quality training for the cannabis industry led by a faculty comprising of leaders in the cannabis legalization movement! Est. 2007

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Daily news & info for marijuana dispensaries/retail shops, growers, vendors and industry professionals - written by journalists for serious businesspeople

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The Marijuana Policy Project is working to end marijuana prohibition and replace it with a system in which marijuana is regulated similarly to alcohol.

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Info on publicly traded companies forming or operating in the emerging legal marijuana (cannabis) industry. Tweets are not recommendations to buy or sell

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Medical & adult-use cannabis news, strains, events and more from the world’s cannabis information resource. Following our account confirms you're 21+ years old.

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Connect with cannabis enthusiasts & find the best cannabis through our FREE app available on iOS and Android! Need help? Email [email protected]

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Canadian Women fighting to end cannabis prohibition. We Did It!

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