The Southeast Cannabis Conference and Expo will host the most exciting professional and educational medical cannabis conference the Southeast United States Cannabis industry has ever seen.
Derek Thomas – Political Analyst
Cannabis’s relationship with man is ancient and intimate. For many of antiquities greatest civilizations cannabis was a staple crop. Used for clothing, rope, building, sails, paper, food, medicine, and as a narcotic; it was one humanities founding crops alongside wheat, rice, barley and papyrus.
These senseless comments come from Chuck Rosenberg, the acting chief of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) during a speech at an Ohio hospital.
Rosenberg said, “If it turns out that there is something in smoked marijuana that helps people, that’s awesome. I will be the last person to stand in the way of that. But let’s run it through the Food and Drug Administration process, and let’s stick to the science on it.”
On Friday, Aurora Cannabis announced a major development and significantly increased its market share in Germany after acquiring Pedanios GmbH. Since December 2015, the company has been importing, exporting, and distributing medical cannabis into and within the European Union (EU).
If I told you that you could be paid to smoke cannabis, you would probably just call it fake news and say that we fell for a hoax.
We have never claimed that a job like this existed and we never want to be the boy who cried wolf, but this is no joke…
The only reason why marijuana is illegal is because of economics. If marijuana was legal, it would cost pharmaceutical and alcohol companies billions of dollars every year.
Last year, the DEA decided to keep cannabis classified as a Schedule I substance along with drugs like heroin, peyote, LSD, bath salts, ecstasy, and more. This decision made no sense and caused an uproar within the cannabis community.
Chris Christie’s days as governor of New Jersey are numbered and the state’s cannabis industry could not be happier.
Yesterday, New Jersey Democratic Senator Nicholas Scutari introduced legislation that would legalize recreational cannabis once Christie leaves office.
Upon implementation, the measure would:
Chris Christie calls Cannabis Poison and its Revenue Blood Money
The marijuana train has left the station and public support has never been higher.
Earlier this year, a Quinnipiac poll reported that 71% of Americans would oppose a federal crackdown on legal cannabis and that 93% are in favor of medical cannabis.
Germany legalized medical cannabis in March which has the industry very excited for countless reasons.
First, it is the largest country in Europe. Second, medical cannabis will be covered by insurance which will have a significant impact on patient adoption. And Third, Germany only allows for the importation of cannabis. You cannot grow it there.
The new legislation also allows the government to collect data and conduct research on the therapeutic use of cannabis.
There is a cannabis revolution taking place all over the global and we are seeing cannabis reform taking place all around the world.
During the last two years, Brazil, Mexico, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Canada, Uruguay, Jamaica, Portugal, and the Netherlands have taken steps to legalize or decriminalize cannabis.
Mexico’ Passes Legislation to Legalize Medical Cannabis