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UAMS to study public perception on medical marijuana

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences are conducting a study to gauge residents’ views of medical marijuana before and after it’s available in the state. Representatives from several colleges outside the state approached university researchers last year about the survey opportunity, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported. The study [...]

WSLCB new tracking system (Leaf Data) hobbling Washington marijuana businesses

Widespread technology issues with the state’s new pot-tracking system have kept marijuana growers and sellers scrambling since last week, and store managers say they’re beginning to worry about increasingly sparse shelves. Washington state requires marijuana products to be tracked from seed-to-sale, or from when its planted to when it’s sold to a pot user, [...]

Senate joins House in passing Indiana cannabis oil bil

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Legislature is poised to allow anyone to purchase and use a cannabis-derived extract believed to have therapeutic benefits, following a key vote by the state Senate on Monday. Cannabidiol, or CBD, is derived from marijuana and hemp, though the substance, typically sold as an oil, lacks enough of the [...]

By | 2018-02-15T18:09:52+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Hemp, Random Cannabis News, RMMCnewsfeed|0 Comments

Uruguay detects legal marijuana in the irregular market

MONTEVIDEO (AP) - Uruguayan authorities have discovered that a certain amount of marijuana grown legally under the market that the country established in 2013 is selling irregularly. Diego Olivera, director of the Institute of Regulation and Control of Cannabis and president of the Board of Drugs, confirmed on Monday to The Asocciated Press that [...]

Mexican tourism secretary says legal pot idea was ‘personal

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s tourism secretary has suggested that legalizing marijuana could help reduce drug violence at big tourist resorts. He’s also racing to dampen controversy over the statement, saying he wasn’t speaking in an official capacity. Enrique de la Madrid said Thursday that marijuana should be legalized in tourist resorts, to diminish drug [...]

Idaho CBD bill introduced recently to the The House Health and Welfare Committee

Idaho CBD bill would allow use of marijuana derivative BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A recently introduced bill would allow residents to use oil extracted from cannabis plants in staunchly anti-marijuana Idaho as long as the product is prescribed by a licensed practitioner. Under the proposed legislation, Idahoans seeking to use the oil for medical [...]

By | 2018-02-15T18:11:30+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Governments, Random Cannabis News, RMMCnewsfeed|0 Comments