National Wrestling Alliance Supports Use of Medical Marijuana for Pain

The NFL and the the National Wrestling Alliance are at odds on how they approach policies allowing their athletes the use of medical cannabis. American football and wrestling are two of the most intense physical contact sports in the US. Therefore, both have major concerns when it comes to performance and…

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This emboldened Colorado city says it will now build the National Marijuana Museum

Published: Nov 9, 2016, 10:28 am • Updated: Nov 9, 2016, 10:28 am By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff While a group of citizens in Pueblo attempted to kill the city’s burgeoning recreational marijuana industry, their attempt to ban all retail licenses failed on election day — and now the…

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Scottish National Party Supports Marijuana Decriminalization

Please share! Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest The Scottish National Party (SNP) met recently for their annual conference. While many topics were discussed, their discussion regarding medical marijuana is turning heads. SNP stated they support the decriminalization of marijuana for medical use, says a report from the Independent, a UK news…

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Leading Cannabis Industry Staffing Firm Launches National Career Fair Series

SEATTLE, WA, September 6, 2016 – Viridian Staffing, the cannabis industry’s first and best known professional staffing, recruiting & HR consulting firm is launching a national career fair series under the banner of its new “Juana Career” brand. Being a Washington-based company, founded in 2013, before a single i502 license was issued,…

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National Cannabis Industry Association Debuts New Interactive Policy Map

The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA), in partnership with association members CannaRegs and New Frontier, announce the launch of a new State-by-State Marijuana Policies Map, providing a valuable, regularly updated overview of every state’s approach to cannabis and cannabis markets. This free resource, now available on NCIA‘s website, will enable…

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Congresswoman Lee Joins National Cannabis Industry Association’s Press Conference

Today, Congresswoman Barbara Lee joined several of her colleagues and members of the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) for a press conference on Capitol Hill demanding respect for state laws and fairness for the industry. She prepared this statement: “Today, I’m pleased to join my colleagues and the National Cannabis…

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National Cannabis Industry Association And BDS Analytics Partner To Serve Members With Valuable Industry Data

Members of the National Cannabis Industry Association will be getting a valuable new benefit, thanks to a ground-breaking partnership with leading cannabis market intelligence firm BDS Analytics. Beginning in June 2016, NCIA member-businesses will receive free interactive access to crucial market and category-level sales data compiled and contextualized by BDS,…

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Join NORML In Washington D.C. For Our 2016 National Conference and Congressional Lobby Day

By Danielle Keane, NORML Political Director We are excited to have finalized the agenda for our 2016 National Conference and Congressional Lobby Day! You can check out the full itinerary here. Day one will include panel discussions on a variety of topics, including the prospects of marijuana law reform in…

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National Medical Cannabis Advocacy Group Partners with Leading Global Law Firm

Orrick, a leading global law firm, is partnering with Americans for Safe Access’ Patients’ Rights Project to provide pro bono support to medical cannabis patients, many if not most of whom are low-income, to navigate the often confusing legal landscape of medical cannabis laws. Forty-one states, DC, Puerto Rico, and…

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