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Marijuana Studies

Study: Adult-Use Cannabis Regulations Associated With Self-Reported Declines In Youth Use

The enactment of laws regulating the use of cannabis by adults is associated with short-term declines in self-reported marijuana use by young people, according to findings published today in the journal JAMA Pediatrics. “Ensuring the safety of our kids is always a top priority,” said NORML State Policies Coordinator Carly Wolf. “And the best way to do [read more]

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Marijuana Studies

Metered Dosing Of Herbal Cannabis Effective In Hospitalized Patients Per Clinical Trial

Hospitalized patients administered cannabis via a metered dose inhaler report symptom relief and no severe adverse effects, according to clinical data published in the journal Palliative & Supportive Care. Israeli investigators assessed the safety, feasibility, and efficacy of metered dose cannabis inhalation in a group of hospitalized patients. The device allowed for patients [read more]

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Marijuana Legalization

Rochester District Attorney To Cease Prosecuting Low Level Marijuana Offenses

The District Attorney for Monroe County (population 748,000) has announced her intent to no longer prosecute minor marijuana possession offenses. Her decision follows meetings with representatives of NORML’s Rochester affiliate. “A marijuana arrest and prosecution is a barrier for those trying to access public assistance, employment and education opportunities, when dealing with child [read more]

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Marijuana Events

First Annual Bay Area Cannabis Pride Celebration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Andrea Burnett The 4twenty Group 650.207.0917 andrea@4twentygroup.com                                                                  1st ANNUAL BAY AREA CANNABIS PRIDE CELEBRATION An inspiring evening celebrating the roots of cannabis access, LGBTQ leadership, and compassion activism. Film screening and special events planned for July 11, 2019, 7-11pm OAKLAND, CA (July [read more]

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Marijuana Business

Flow Kana Offers Exclusive THCV-Rich Cultivar Through Flow Kana Limited Edition Series in California

Flow Kana, California’s number one selling cannabis flower brand, today announced the second installment of Flow Kana Limited Edition special releases – Pink Boost Goddess, a THCV-rich cultivar grown from seed by Emerald Spirit Botanicals in Mendocino County. This product will be available only while supplies last in select California [read more]