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The use, sale, and possession of all forms of cannabis in the ...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
The use, sale, and possession of all forms of cannabis in the United States is illegal under federal law. As a Schedule I drug under the federal Controlled Substances Act of 1970, cannabis (legal term marijuana) is considered to have "no accepted medical use" and have a high potential for abuse and physical and/or psychological dependence. Cannabis use is illegal for any reason, with the exception of FDA-approved research programs. However, states have created exemptions for various uses, main
cannabis in the united states

Latest Research Says Marijuana May Not Ease Your Chronic Pain

Healthline - 16 Jul 2018
Opioid-sparing effects of marijuana have become a frequent talking point in the United States as the nation struggles to find answers to its ongoing opioid crisis. Recent studies have examined the correlation between legalized medical marijuana and ...
cannabis in the united states

As Marijuana Goes Mainstream, Investors Rush In

New York Times - 13 Jul 2018
A marijuana dispensary in Toronto. The bulk of the companies in the ETFMG Alternative Harvest E.T.F., the first marijuana-focused exchange-traded fund listed in the United States, are small Canadian ventures.CreditCole Burston for The New York Times.
cannabis in the united states

The Marijuana Industry's Love-Hate Relationship With Jeff Sessions

Motley Fool - 15 Jul 2018
Yet for as far as the legal cannabis industry has come in the United States, it firmly remains a Schedule I substance at the federal level. This classification, in plainer terms, puts marijuana on par with heroin and LSD, and deems it entirely illegal ...
cannabis in the united states

Mexico Takes Small Steps Toward Medical Marijuana Legalization

Leafly - 16 Jul 2018
“I believe as soon as the new regulations are put into place, we are going to see cannabis stories (opening) very fast,” said Sánchez y Tépoz, whose agency is the Mexican equivalent of the Food and Drug Administration in the United States. Although ...
cannabis in the united states

Opioids, Cocaine, Marijuana Use: Spinning Out Of Control

Valley morning Star - 16 Jul 2018
Despite efforts by the United States and other countries to curb the growth, distribution, sales and use of Opioids, Cocaine, and Marijuana the problems continue and are growing worse…spinning out of control. I have written many articles on this ...
cannabis in the united states

This is What Recreational Weed Would Do For New York

Herb (blog) - 16 Jul 2018
Among the lesser reported facts about enforcement in the United States, the report found that cannabis possession is the fourth most common reason that legal immigrants are deported. “Depending on the circumstances, it can make a lawful permanent ...
cannabis in the united states

New York State Officials Recommend Legalizing Marijuana

Mother Jones - 14 Jul 2018
As the United States faces a devastating opioid epidemic, New York State officials have offered up one potential alternative: marijuana. In a report released Friday by the New York State Department of Health after consultations with a range of state ...
cannabis in the united states

Don't Bet On Federal Marijuana Legalization Just Yet

Forbes - 19 Jun 2018
UNITED STATES - June 7: Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., hold a press conference in the Senate Radio and TV Gallery to discuss bipartisan action they are taking to put marijuana legislation into the hands of state ...
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iAnthus to Force Conversion of Remaining 8% Convertible Notes

New Cannabis Ventures - 16 Jul 2018
NEW YORK and TORONTO, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – iAnthus Capital Holdings, Inc. (“iAnthus” or the “Company”), (CSE: IAN, OTCQB: ITHUF), which owns, operates, and partners with licensed cannabis operations throughout the United States, ...

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