UN Removes Cannabis From List of Dangerous Drugs, Paves Way to be Used for Medical Purpose

Weed is no longer in the list of most dangerous drugs as 27 nations voted on a United Nations commission to remove it from Schedule IV of 1961 Single Convention of Narcotic Drugs. This move will pave way for medicinal use of marijuana. Video Rating: / 5

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Marijuana committee removes social club licensing from Maine bill

Published: Feb 23, 2018, 3:51 pm • Updated: Feb 23, 2018, 4:09 pm By The Associated Press AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine’s marijuana implementation committee has voted to remove social clubs from the state’s Marijuana Legalization Act. The Portland Press Herald reports the committee voted Wednesday to strip the adult-use bill of…

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World Anti-Doping Agency removes ban on CBD; THC still prohibited

Published: Oct 6, 2017, 8:55 am • Updated: Oct 6, 2017, 11:32 am By Marissa Payne, The Washington Post UFC star Nate Diaz can soon breath a sigh of relief in-between draws from his vape pen. Late last month, the World Anti-Doping Agency removed CBD, an anti-inflammatory compound derived from…

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Medical Marijuana Research Act Removes Barriers For Research But Doesn’t Protect State Programs And Patients

Americans for Safe Access (ASA) is encouraged by the introduction of the bicameral and bipartisan medical cannabis (marijuana) research bill, the Medical Marijuana Research Act of 2016. The original sponsors in the House; Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), Sam Farr (D-CA), Andy Harris (R-MD), and Morgan Griffith (R-VA), and in the Senate; Brian…

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