The TSA is Now Allowing Cannabis-Based Epilepsy Drugs on Flights

The TSA is Now Allowing Cannabis-Based Epilepsy Drugs on Flights Thanks to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), patients suffering from epilepsy now no longer have to worry about carrying their CBD medications on flights. The TSA has just updated their guidelines with regards to flying with hemp-based CBD drugs,…

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Legislation Passes in California Senate Allowing for Creation of Cannabis Banks

Among canna-preneurs, the most common complaint regarding everyday operations has remained the inability to establish accounts at traditional banks and credit unions. Due to conflicting federal and state law, financial institutions continue to refuse service to such companies. As a result, dispensary owners must operate in cash, which raises security…

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Virginia Senate passes bill allowing expungement of first-time marijuana charges

Published: Feb 12, 2018, 4:41 pm • Updated: Feb 12, 2018, 4:41 pm By The Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia Senate has passed a bill that would allow people charged for the first time with possession of marijuana to later have the charge expunged. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports…

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Colorado bill allowing medical marijuana for PTSD sails through Senate

Published: Feb 3, 2017, 12:42 pm • Updated: Feb 3, 2017, 12:46 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Legislation to add PTSD as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana in Colorado is quickly progressing. Senate Bill 17, which would allow doctors to recommend medical marijuana for post-traumatic stress disorder…

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Utah bill allowing universities to study medical marijuana moves forward

Published: Jan 31, 2017, 6:50 am • Updated: Jan 31, 2017, 6:50 am By The Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah proposal that would allow universities to study medical marijuana has cleared its first committee meeting. Members of a House health and human services committee voted unanimously Monday…

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Leading the way: Denver starts work on allowing public marijuana use, a first in U.S.

Published: Jan 18, 2017, 8:21 am • Updated: Jan 18, 2017, 8:29 am By Kristen Wyatt, The Associated Press DENVER — Denver is starting work Wednesday on becoming the first city in the nation to allow marijuana clubs and public pot use in places such as coffee shops, yoga studios…

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