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Congress and Senate Meet to Discuss U.S. Farm Bill Ahead of September 31 Deadline
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Congress and Senate Meet to Discuss U.S. Farm Bill Ahead of September 31 Deadline

Editor - September 5, 2018

After a extended stalemate between Congress and the Senate, representatives of the United States government will meet this morning ahead of the September 31, 2018 deadline to…

The City of Los Angeles Has Begun Accepting Applications for Cannabis Licenses
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The City of Los Angeles Has Begun Accepting Applications for Cannabis Licenses

Editor - August 15, 2018

At the beginning of this month, the city of Los Angeles finally decided to start accepting license applications from cannabis growers, manufacturers, and testing labs. Although marijuana was…

Health Canada Issues Significant Changes to Industrial Hemp Regulations
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Health Canada Issues Significant Changes to Industrial Hemp Regulations

Editor - August 11, 2018

Health Canada, the overseeing body in charge of industrial hemp licensing and its regulations has just issued a new class exemption for cultivators of the plant within…

New York Calls on Banking Institutions to Work with Cannabis Businesses
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New York Calls on Banking Institutions to Work with Cannabis Businesses

Editor - August 2, 2018

In early July, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo gave his support and guidance to New York State chartered banks and credit unions instructing them to work with…

The Hawaiian Department of Health Implements New Amendments to Medical Cannabis Laws
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The Hawaiian Department of Health Implements New Amendments to Medical Cannabis Laws

Editor - July 24, 2018

Hawaiian Governor David Ige signed amendments into law that will improve access to medical cannabis for qualifying patients. The amendment is aimed at medical cannabis users with…

Hawaii Issues First Industrial Hemp Licenses
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Hawaii Issues First Industrial Hemp Licenses

Editor - July 20, 2018

The Hawaii Department of Agriculture (HDOA) has issued its first licenses to farmers to cultivate industrial hemp under the states pilot program. The government in Hawaii had…

CBD Products Banned by the California Department of Public Health
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CBD Products Banned by the California Department of Public Health

Editor - July 18, 2018

In 2018, California officially became a recreationally legal cannabis state. This means that adults over the age of 21 can legally consume and possess cannabis on private…

Medical Cannabis Laws to Loosen for Those with Epilepsy in the UK
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Medical Cannabis Laws to Loosen for Those with Epilepsy in the UK

Editor - July 16, 2018

The UK government is preparing to allow the emergency use of medical cannabis. British patients have little access to medical cannabis, and a growing number of pediatric epilepsy…

New York Department of Health to Allow Medical Cannabis as an Opioid Replacement
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New York Department of Health to Allow Medical Cannabis as an Opioid Replacement

Editor - July 13, 2018

Earlier this month, the New York State Department of Health announced new emergency regulations to allow patients prescribed opioids to be given a license to obtain medicinal…

Los Angeles to Vote on Public Banking System to Help Recreational Cannabis Businesses
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Los Angeles to Vote on Public Banking System to Help Recreational Cannabis Businesses

Editor - July 9, 2018

A new measure added to the November ballot in California will ask residents to vote on whether they would support a publicly owned bank in Los Angeles.…