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Marijuana Studies

Families Of Children With Epilepsy Report Benefits From CBD Extracts According To Study

The adjunctive use of non-standardized CBD extract products is associated with subjective benefits in children with treatment-resistant epilepsy, according to data published in the journal Scientific Reports. A team of researchers from the University of Sydney interviewed 41 families who reported using extracts as a treatment for their child’s epilepsy, and performed analytical testing on […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Felony Marijuana Convictions Fall Nearly 90 Percent In Washington State

The number of cannabis-related felony sentences in Washington fell an estimated 90 percent in the 18-months immediately following the opening of adult use marijuana retail stores, according to an analysis by the Washington Caseload Forecast Council. Investigators identified only 147 marijuana-related crimes resulting in felony sentences in this period of time, compared […]

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Marijuana Business

National Cannabis Industry Association Board Of Directors Selects Executive Team

The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA), the country’s largest cannabis trade association and industry advocacy organization, officially seated its newly-elected Board of Directors following the association’s member-driven board election. The election, which concluded in June, brought on three new board members. Mark Passerini is the co-founder of Om of Medicine, […]