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Marijuana Studies

Case Reports: Topical Use Of CBD Addresses Painful Skin Condition

The topical administration of CBD oil is associated with reduced pain and faster wound healing in patients with the skin disease epidermolysis bullosa, according to case reports published in the journal Pediatric Dermatology. Epidermolysis bullosa is a rare genetic condition that results in blistering skin. Researchers at Stanford University’s School of Medicine and at West […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Congresswoman Jacky Rosen Co-Sponsors The STATES Act

Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) announced her co-sponsorship of the Strengthening the Tenth Amendment Through Entrusting States (STATES) Act, a new bipartisan bill that empowers states to determine the status of recreational marijuana within their borders and without federal intervention. The legislation — which is the House companion of the recently […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Crime Data Shows Surge In Marijuana Arrests In Virginia

Marijuana-related arrests increased over 20 percent between the years 2016 and 2017, according to crime data compiled by the Virginia State Police. Law enforcement officials made 27,852 arrests for marijuana violations, according to the report – up from 21,637 in 2016. At that time, Virginia ranked sixth in the nation for total marijuana arrests, and fifteenth overall in […]

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Cannabis Culture

Submit Your Lit: Lewis Davidson

For this episode of Submit Your Lit, the not so weekly article, I would like to introduce you to Lewis Davidson, a man who wears multiple hats with a passion for the life-giving plant known as cannabis. Lewis has combined some of my favorite things with Captain Cannabis and Hashteroids. He promotes […]

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Marijuana Business

The RESPECT Resolution Seeks Marijuana Restorative Justice

Resolution Introduced To Promote Access Into Nascent Marijuana Marketplace And Expunge Prior Criminal Records For Now-Legal Activities Washington, DC: Today, Congresswoman Barbara Lee introduced The RESPECT Resolution, Realizing Equitable & Sustainable Participation in Emerging Cannabis Trades, to elevate the importance of building pathways of opportunity for individuals who have been […]