Louisiana expected to begin growing medical cannabis Aug. 17

Louisiana expected to begin growing medical cannabis Aug. 17 Louisiana’s first legal crop of medical marijuana can be planted this week. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain, whose agency regulates the state’s burgeoning industry, loosened a regulatory logjam that created a monthslong delay. Strain’s team met with Louisiana State University AgCenter Chancellor Bill Richardson and the head of the school’s marijuana contractor, GB Sciences Louisiana,...

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Poll Shows Almost 25% of Young Adults in America Consume Cannabis

Poll Shows Almost 25% of Young Adults in America Consume Cannabis A new Gallup poll has revealed that nearly one in four young adults in the United States is a cannabis user. The results of the telephone poll were released by the research company on Wednesday. The poll found that 24 percent of adults age 18-29 years old said that they “regularly” or “occasionally” use or smoke marijuana. For all adult age groups overall, 13 percent of Americans said...

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95 People Overdosed on K2 in New Haven, Connecticut This Week (UPDATED)

95 People Overdosed on K2 in New Haven, Connecticut This Week (UPDATED) Updated (8/16/2018 2:30 Pacific Standard Time) The casualty toll from this week’s epidemic of K2 overdoses has climbed to nearly 100, with the latest reports saying 95 people have received treatment for a range of serious reactions including respiratory failure and loss of consciousness. As of this afternoon, most of the overdose patients have been discharged from the hospital. There were 19...

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Alleged fraud, theft, defamation, drug abuse: Longtime marijuana industry insiders prep for court battle

Alleged fraud, theft, defamation, drug abuse: Longtime marijuana industry insiders prep for court battle A legal battle royale between two cannabis consulting firms in Los Angeles will pit industry insiders and former friends against each other in a case that exemplifies how cutthroat the marijuana business has become. In one corner is Avis Bulbulyan, CEO of SIVA Enterprises and a member of the California Cannabis Advisory Committee, which works […] Alleged fraud,...

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The Best Cannabis Clubs & Dispensaries in Sacramento

The Best Cannabis Clubs & Dispensaries in Sacramento Sacramento cannabis clubs offer top shelf, locally grown flower. Take a look at where you can find them and what to get when you’re there. The post The Best Cannabis Clubs & Dispensaries in Sacramento appeared first on Leafly. Source:...

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