Colorado passed a historic marijuana legalization initiative during the 2012 Election. I was at an election party in Oregon watching the voting results come out of Colorado with Jay Smoker, and I
Determining the best candidates to receive a medical marijuana dispensary license is important. It’s not just about who has the best business background, or who has the most money. The right people
It wasn’t that long ago that politicians, especially federal politicians, would never come out publicly in support of marijuana reform. I always argued that Republicans should get on board with
Monday, 08 September 2014 18:47

Canadian Marijuana Stock Prices Rise

Written by
Cannabis stocks are a very tricky business. Just about every cannabis company that offers stock in America is a scam. As I always say, they rely more on the hype surrounding the cannabis industry to
A prominent group of world leaders, led by former UN secretary general Kofi Annan, along with former presidents of Mexico, Brazil, Colombia and other nations, as well as former U.S. secretary of

Senate Bill 364 , a proposal to decriminalize cannabudsmall amounts of cannabis, will officially take effect on October 1st in Maryland.

The measure, signed into law by the state’s governor in April, decriminalizes the possession of up to 10 grams of cannabis, making it a simple $100 ticket for someone’s first offense. A second offense will be a ticket of $250, with all subsequent tickets being a maximum fine of $500. Under no circumstance will the personal possession of up to 10 grams of cannabis result in a criminal charge.

Under current Maryland law, the possession of up to 10...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/maryland-cannabis-decriminalization-bill-takes-effect-october-1st/

An initiative to legalize cannabis has been placed on the February ballot in Montrose, Michigan. The proposal, put forth by legalize-marijuana-276x300the Coalition for a Safer Montrose , would legalize the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis for those 21 and older.

The City of Montrose recently verified that enough valid signatures were submitted to put the measure before the City Council, which voted to put it to a vote of the people. However, the Council didn’t vote in time for the issue to be placed on the November ballot; instead, it will be put to a vote in...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/initiative-legalize-cannabis-placed-february-ballot-montrose-michigan/

Bernalillo County commissioners have voted 3 to 2 to put a cannabis decriminalization proposal to a vote cannabiscuresnauseathis November. Bernalillo County is New Mexico’s most populous county.

The proposal, though it unfortunately would not be legally binding (it’s more of a public opinion poll), would ask voters whether they support decriminalizing the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis for adults. Although the measure’s approval wouldn’t technically change the law, a strong vote in favor of the proposal would go a long way in convincing lawmakers that it’s the right time to reform the county and state’s cannabis policies.

...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/cannabis-decriminalization-measure-placed-november-ballot-bernalillo-county-new-mexico/

Giving cannabinoids to an individual soon after they experience a traumatic event can prevent post traumatic stress disorder, according to ptsda new University of Haifa study , which was published in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology .

“The findings of our study suggest that the connectivity within the brain’s fear circuit changes following trauma, and the administration of cannabinoids prevents this change from happening,” researchers said in a press release.

For the study, rats were injected with a synthetic substance meant to mimic the effects of cannabis after experiencing both a trauma and trauma reminders; these rats showed no PTSD symptoms, such...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/study-cannabinoids-can-prevent-post-traumatic-stress-disorder/

Italy’s army will soon begin growing cannabis to help meet the country’s needs for cannabis-derived medications. italy

The Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Defense have reached an agreement that will put the military in charge of operations to cultivate cannabis and to produce cannabis-based medicines, according to the Italian newspaper La Stampa .

According to the agreement, a military pharmaceutical plant in Florence that currently produces drugs for Italy’s armed forces, as well as other products for the market including cosmetics and spirits, is where the cannabis will be grown under strict-control.

Although the private cultivation of cannabis is...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/italian-army-grow-medical-cannabis/

Colorado passed a historic marijuana legalization initiative during the 2012 Election. I was at an election party in Oregon watching the voting results come out of Colorado with Jay Smoker, and I
Determining the best candidates to receive a medical marijuana dispensary license is important. It’s not just about who has the best business background, or who has the most money. The right people
It wasn’t that long ago that politicians, especially federal politicians, would never come out publicly in support of marijuana reform. I always argued that Republicans should get on board with
Monday, 08 September 2014 18:47

Canadian Marijuana Stock Prices Rise

Written by
Cannabis stocks are a very tricky business. Just about every cannabis company that offers stock in America is a scam. As I always say, they rely more on the hype surrounding the cannabis industry to
A prominent group of world leaders, led by former UN secretary general Kofi Annan, along with former presidents of Mexico, Brazil, Colombia and other nations, as well as former U.S. secretary of

Senate Bill 364 , a proposal to decriminalize cannabudsmall amounts of cannabis, will officially take effect on October 1st in Maryland.

The measure, signed into law by the state’s governor in April, decriminalizes the possession of up to 10 grams of cannabis, making it a simple $100 ticket for someone’s first offense. A second offense will be a ticket of $250, with all subsequent tickets being a maximum fine of $500. Under no circumstance will the personal possession of up to 10 grams of cannabis result in a criminal charge.

Under current Maryland law, the possession of up to 10...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/maryland-cannabis-decriminalization-bill-takes-effect-october-1st/

An initiative to legalize cannabis has been placed on the February ballot in Montrose, Michigan. The proposal, put forth by legalize-marijuana-276x300the Coalition for a Safer Montrose , would legalize the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis for those 21 and older.

The City of Montrose recently verified that enough valid signatures were submitted to put the measure before the City Council, which voted to put it to a vote of the people. However, the Council didn’t vote in time for the issue to be placed on the November ballot; instead, it will be put to a vote in...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/initiative-legalize-cannabis-placed-february-ballot-montrose-michigan/

Bernalillo County commissioners have voted 3 to 2 to put a cannabis decriminalization proposal to a vote cannabiscuresnauseathis November. Bernalillo County is New Mexico’s most populous county.

The proposal, though it unfortunately would not be legally binding (it’s more of a public opinion poll), would ask voters whether they support decriminalizing the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis for adults. Although the measure’s approval wouldn’t technically change the law, a strong vote in favor of the proposal would go a long way in convincing lawmakers that it’s the right time to reform the county and state’s cannabis policies.

...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/cannabis-decriminalization-measure-placed-november-ballot-bernalillo-county-new-mexico/

Giving cannabinoids to an individual soon after they experience a traumatic event can prevent post traumatic stress disorder, according to ptsda new University of Haifa study , which was published in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology .

“The findings of our study suggest that the connectivity within the brain’s fear circuit changes following trauma, and the administration of cannabinoids prevents this change from happening,” researchers said in a press release.

For the study, rats were injected with a synthetic substance meant to mimic the effects of cannabis after experiencing both a trauma and trauma reminders; these rats showed no PTSD symptoms, such...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/study-cannabinoids-can-prevent-post-traumatic-stress-disorder/

Italy’s army will soon begin growing cannabis to help meet the country’s needs for cannabis-derived medications. italy

The Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Defense have reached an agreement that will put the military in charge of operations to cultivate cannabis and to produce cannabis-based medicines, according to the Italian newspaper La Stampa .

According to the agreement, a military pharmaceutical plant in Florence that currently produces drugs for Italy’s armed forces, as well as other products for the market including cosmetics and spirits, is where the cannabis will be grown under strict-control.

Although the private cultivation of cannabis is...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/italian-army-grow-medical-cannabis/

Colorado passed a historic marijuana legalization initiative during the 2012 Election. I was at an election party in Oregon watching the voting results come out of Colorado with Jay Smoker, and I
Determining the best candidates to receive a medical marijuana dispensary license is important. It’s not just about who has the best business background, or who has the most money. The right people
It wasn’t that long ago that politicians, especially federal politicians, would never come out publicly in support of marijuana reform. I always argued that Republicans should get on board with
Monday, 08 September 2014 18:47

Canadian Marijuana Stock Prices Rise

Written by
Cannabis stocks are a very tricky business. Just about every cannabis company that offers stock in America is a scam. As I always say, they rely more on the hype surrounding the cannabis industry to
A prominent group of world leaders, led by former UN secretary general Kofi Annan, along with former presidents of Mexico, Brazil, Colombia and other nations, as well as former U.S. secretary of

Senate Bill 364 , a proposal to decriminalize cannabudsmall amounts of cannabis, will officially take effect on October 1st in Maryland.

The measure, signed into law by the state’s governor in April, decriminalizes the possession of up to 10 grams of cannabis, making it a simple $100 ticket for someone’s first offense. A second offense will be a ticket of $250, with all subsequent tickets being a maximum fine of $500. Under no circumstance will the personal possession of up to 10 grams of cannabis result in a criminal charge.

Under current Maryland law, the possession of up to 10...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/maryland-cannabis-decriminalization-bill-takes-effect-october-1st/

An initiative to legalize cannabis has been placed on the February ballot in Montrose, Michigan. The proposal, put forth by legalize-marijuana-276x300the Coalition for a Safer Montrose , would legalize the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis for those 21 and older.

The City of Montrose recently verified that enough valid signatures were submitted to put the measure before the City Council, which voted to put it to a vote of the people. However, the Council didn’t vote in time for the issue to be placed on the November ballot; instead, it will be put to a vote in...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/initiative-legalize-cannabis-placed-february-ballot-montrose-michigan/

Bernalillo County commissioners have voted 3 to 2 to put a cannabis decriminalization proposal to a vote cannabiscuresnauseathis November. Bernalillo County is New Mexico’s most populous county.

The proposal, though it unfortunately would not be legally binding (it’s more of a public opinion poll), would ask voters whether they support decriminalizing the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis for adults. Although the measure’s approval wouldn’t technically change the law, a strong vote in favor of the proposal would go a long way in convincing lawmakers that it’s the right time to reform the county and state’s cannabis policies.

...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/cannabis-decriminalization-measure-placed-november-ballot-bernalillo-county-new-mexico/

Giving cannabinoids to an individual soon after they experience a traumatic event can prevent post traumatic stress disorder, according to ptsda new University of Haifa study , which was published in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology .

“The findings of our study suggest that the connectivity within the brain’s fear circuit changes following trauma, and the administration of cannabinoids prevents this change from happening,” researchers said in a press release.

For the study, rats were injected with a synthetic substance meant to mimic the effects of cannabis after experiencing both a trauma and trauma reminders; these rats showed no PTSD symptoms, such...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/study-cannabinoids-can-prevent-post-traumatic-stress-disorder/

Italy’s army will soon begin growing cannabis to help meet the country’s needs for cannabis-derived medications. italy

The Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Defense have reached an agreement that will put the military in charge of operations to cultivate cannabis and to produce cannabis-based medicines, according to the Italian newspaper La Stampa .

According to the agreement, a military pharmaceutical plant in Florence that currently produces drugs for Italy’s armed forces, as well as other products for the market including cosmetics and spirits, is where the cannabis will be grown under strict-control.

Although the private cultivation of cannabis is...

Read more http://thejointblog.com/italian-army-grow-medical-cannabis/