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ND medical marijuana deadline extended after snafu – WDAY6

WDAY6ND medical marijuana deadline extended after snafuWDAY6BISMARCK—A mixup has prompted the North Dakota Department of Health to extend the application deadline for those seeking to become registered medical marijuana manufacturers. The department extended the deadline for grower applicants to 10 a.m. Monday ...and more » (c) medical marijuana - Google News - Read entire story here. Read entire story

Key House Committee Advances Medical Marijuana Bill in South Carolina

The House version of the South Carolina Compassionate Care Act, H 3521, emerged from committee today in a landslide 14-3 vote. Unfortunately, a key deadline has passed, and it’s too late for the medical cannabis bill to become law this year. However, it’s important to remind lawmakers that patients and those who care for them are counting on their support. There is much to be done before the bill becomes law, but today’s vote marks a big step Read entire story

Battle Over Home Cultivation in New Hampshire Intensifies

The New Hampshire Senate Health and Human Services Committee is expected to vote on HB 1476 next Tuesday, April 24. The bill, which has already passed the House in a voice vote, would allow home cultivation of up to two mature cannabis plants and 12 seedlings by registered patients and caregivers. Many patients are unable to afford the products that are available at dispensaries, which are not covered by health insurance. Others have to drive Read entire story

First Medical Marijuana Pharmacy coming to New Orleans – WWLTV.com

WWLTV.comFirst Medical Marijuana Pharmacy coming to New OrleansWWLTV.comIt's a major step in the State's Medical Marijuana program. Henry battled four other applicants for the spot, until Tuesday, he was fourth in line. "Like everybody else, I think our jaw hit the ground," Dr. Sajal Roy said. Dr. Sajal Roy, CEO of RX ...First medical marijuana pharmacy in New Orleans area gets permit ...NOLA.comMedical marijuana license granted Read entire story

Medical marijuana push spreads to Utah, Oklahoma – The Cannabist

The CannabistMedical marijuana push spreads to Utah, OklahomaThe CannabistSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The push for legalized marijuana has moved into Utah and Oklahoma, two of the most conservative states in the country, further underscoring how quickly feelings about marijuana are changing in the United States. If the two ...Utah Psychiatric Association opposes medical marijuana ballot initiativefox13now.comall 19 news articles » (c) medical Read entire story

Here’s what UMD students think about marijuana legalization – The Diamondback

The DiamondbackHere's what UMD students think about marijuana legalizationThe DiamondbackBy Ryan Wu For The Diamondback. It's a gubernatorial election year in Maryland and issues like education funding and transportation are sure to be debated by the candidates. But one issue that could also influence voters is recreational marijuana ...and more » (c) marijuana legalization - Google News - Read entire story here. Read entire story

NJ marijuana legalization: Public Assembly hearing in Edison looks at weed’s pros and cons – MyCentralJersey.com

MyCentralJersey.comNJ marijuana legalization: Public Assembly hearing in Edison looks at weed's pros and consMyCentralJersey.comEDISON - Linda Dorsey-Agudosi was in a severe car accident in 2008 and uses marijuana for her medication. "I had a life-changing car accident in 2008," she said, adding that she had two surgeries related to the accident and 10 other surgeries ... (c) marijuana legalization - Google News - Read entire story Read entire story

We Have a Winner for MPP’s 2018 Shirt Design Contest!

After two rounds of voting by thousands of our supporters across the U.S.A. — beginning with a public vote on Facebook before moving on to a members-only vote —we are excited to announce the winner of the Marijuana Policy Project’s 2018 T-shirt Design Contest. Congratulations to Michelle Geiger of Apollo Beach, Florida! Her polished and imaginative design features our organization’s full name, our motto We Change Laws, our website URL (mpp.org), Read entire story

Lead the Marijuana Legalization Movement

The Marijuana Policy Project is looking for our next Executive Director to run the nation’s leading marijuana policy reform organization! We are taking advantage of our first-ever change in executive leadership to cast the widest net possible so we can find just the right person to lead us into the future at this critical juncture in marijuana policy. We are looking for a leader with a personal commitment to marijuana policy reform and individual Read entire story

Medical marijuana growing operation permit denied in Morton County – Valley News Live

Valley News LiveMedical marijuana growing operation permit denied in Morton CountyValley News LiveMANDAN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – An application for a special use permit for a medical marijuana growing operation south of Mandan has been turned down. The Morton County commission rejected the proposal from Brian and Angie McGinnes, who had lined up ...and more » (c) marijuana growing - Google News - Read entire story here. Read entire story

Head of Liberal Democrats Thinks Legalization of Cannabis can Put a Stop to Violent Crimes in London

April 11, 2018, LondonIn the first three months of this year, 50 cases of homicide have been reported in London. If this wave of crimes continues, then 2018 might end up as the most violent year in modern history of the city. It’s also unprecedented for London to have more homicide cases than New York. Authorities are responding to the situation with the same old rhetoric, terming budget cuts, hip-hop culture and underworld scuffles the culprit. Read entire story

Canna Cribs: Episode 2

Canna Cribs: Episode 2 Propagation Vegetation Flowering Curing Trimming Extraction ProcessingIn this episode, Nate from Grower’s House takes a trip to Spokane, Washington to see one of the most successful growing operations there: Grow Op Farms or Phat Panda. In fact, Phat Panda is the top producer and processor in Washington state. It encompasses 60,000 square feet of space and is in a warehouse setting. Phat Panda is actually a cannabis Read entire story

The Pros and Cons of Smoking Weed With Your Family

Smoking weed with your family members can be a real bonding experience. The initial awkwardness of partaking in a session with the people who birthed you may have you feeling like you’re breaking some unwritten law. But, once you get over that feeling and become comfortable in the situation, it can be pretty awesome. Singer-songwriter, Melissa Ethridge, revealed that she smokes pot with her kids during Yahoo’s Weed and the American Read entire story

Marijuana Laws in Canada: Province by Province

By the end of the summer, recreational marijuana will be legal across Canada’s provinces and territories. National legislation legalizes the sale, cultivation and use of marijuana. It also sets the limit for marijuana possession at 30 grams and 4 marijuana plants. Everything else—age restrictions, who can sell weed, where you can sell or smoke, police protocol, etc—is left to the provinces. With recreational marijuana fast approaching, Read entire story