Cannabis referendum: NZ must be wary of replacing one ‘Reefer Madness’ with another – The Listener

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Spread the loveWith 40 states in the US yet to legalise cannabis, the industry is spending big money to promote the drug. Anyone who dares express reservations about the growing momentum to liberalise recreational cannabis use in New Zealand is apt to

FDA seeking input on medical marijuana ahead of World Health Organization meeting

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Spread the love The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is seeking the public’s input on medical marijuana in preparation for an upcoming meeting among World Health Organization members. The FDA “is requesting interested persons to submit comments concerning abuse potential, actual abuse,

Where marijuana is legal, opioid prescriptions fall, studies find

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Spread the love As more states legalize medical and recreational marijuana, doctors may be replacing opioid prescriptions with suggestions to visit a local marijuana dispensary. Two papers published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine analyzing more than five years of Medicare Part D

Supply glut could limit upside for Canadian cannabis stocks

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Spread the love Supply glut could limit the upside for Canadian cannabis stocks Valuations of Canadian cannabis stocks are sky high on expectations Canada will become the Silicon Valley of recreational pot. If approved by the House, recreational cannabis sales would start

Cannabis Taxes Could Generate $106 Billion, Create 1 Million Jobs by 2025

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Spread the love Cannabis Taxes Could Generate $106 Billion, Create 1 Million Jobs by 2025 Washington – Cannabis Taxes New Frontier Data, the authority in data, analytics, and business intelligence for the cannabis industry, released a new study, Cannabis In the U.S.

Native American Tribes Eye Lucrative Marijuana Market

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Spread the love An increasing number of Native American tribes are looking to the marijuana business to break the poverty on reservations, but they are treading quietly over uncertainties in federal policy, which could shift under President Donald Trump. Cannabis is big

Is lighting up the answer to America’s opioid epidemic?

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Spread the love Given a choice between opioids and medical marijuana to keep pain under control, an overwhelming majority of patients who have used both would pick the latter, saying it works just as well and with fewer side effects, a new

Jeff Sessions’ crusade against marijuana hurts the most vulnerable — I would know, I’m one of them.

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Spread the love By Garett Roush If Attorney General Jeff Sessions had his way, I would once again be at risk of constant seizures. The former U.S. Senator from Alabama and now the nation’s top cop has started a crusade against states