Marijuana South Carolina
Cannabis Activism

South Carolina: Key House Committee Advances Medical Cannabis Bill

I received the following legislative alert out of South Carolina today: 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. […]

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Marijuana Business

Pioneer Tikun Olam And Ilera Healthcare Announce Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis Partnership

Tikun Olam, the world leader in cannabis science, and Ilera Healthcare, Pennsylvania’s premier medical marijuana cultivator, processor and dispenser, have finalized a deal to bring Tikun’s world-renowned medical marijuana strains to medical cannabis patients in the Keystone State later this year. This partnership combines Tikun Olam’s history of peer-reviewed scientific […]

Medical Marijuana

Pennsylvania Approves Allowing Patients To Vaporize Marijuana Flower

At a hearing on Monday, the Department of Health approved changes to the Pennsylvania medical marijuana program that were recommended by the Medical Marijuana Advisory Board on April 9. The Department approved the advisory board’s recommendations to allow patients to access medical marijuana flowers for vaporization in addition to the more […]

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Marijuana Studies

More Than Seven In Ten Practicing Physicians Back Medical Marijuana Option According To Survey

More than seven in ten practicing physicians support allowing qualified patients the option to use cannabis therapeutically, according to survey data published in the journal Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. New York University investigators surveyed the attitudes of practicing physicians in New York State. Seventy-one percent of respondents said that cannabis ought to be […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Trump Assures Senator That He Supports Federalism-Based Cannabis Policy

News broke today that U.S. Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) received assurances from president Trump that he supports a ‘federalism-based legislative solution’ to fix the states’ rights issue when it comes to cannabis policy. Senator Gardner had pledged to block all Department of Justice (DOJ) nominees after Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded […]