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Aug
2018

First FDA-Approved Cannabis Medicine Epidiolex to Cost $32,500 a Year

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GW Pharmaceuticals says they priced Epidiolex according to how much other epilepsy meds currently cost. The first-ever FDA-approved CBD-based treatment for epilepsy, known as Epidiolex, finally has a price tag and it’s going to cost patients $32,500 a year. GW Pharmaceuticals, the UK-based company responsible for the recently-approved medication, revealed the cost of their product

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15
Aug
2018

Cypress Hill Rapper Who Opposed California Legalization Opens A Marijuana Store

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On Wednesday, rapper B-Real of Cypress Hill and Prophets of Rage will celebrate the grand opening of his new “Dr. Greenthumb” recreational marijuana dispensary in southern California. It’s the latest stage in what’s been a significant evolution for the prominent cannabis-friendly musician, who less than two years ago declared himself opposed to the state’s marijuana legalization ballot

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15
Aug
2018

North Dakota Marijuana Legalization Measure Qualifies For November Ballot

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North Dakotans voted to approve medical cannabis two years ago, and now they will get the chance to decide on full marijuana legalization this November. Activists collected a sufficient number of signatures to qualify a ballot measure that would allow adults over 21 to use and grow marijuana, the secretary of state’s office determined on Monday. Unlike legalization

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15
Aug
2018

Can Article V federally legalize cannabis?

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As the fight for country-wide marijuana legalization gains momentum, lawyers have come up with some innovative ideas for challenging prohibition, such as the landmark Washington V Sessions case, which incubated at a Cannabis Bar Association meeting.  Another engaging idea – Article V – was floated by intellectual property attorney, Ms. Karen Bernstein, on behalf of one of

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15
Aug
2018

Michigan would have generous marijuana possession limits compared to other states

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Michigan residents would have access to generous amounts of recreational marijuana compared to most other states where it has been legalized, should voters pass a ballot initiative Nov. 6. “Michigan would be on par with Maine,” said Mason Tvert, spokesman for the national Marijuana Policy Project. What’s proposed in Michigan: people 21 and over could

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15
Aug
2018

Sacramento launches program to help non-violent marijuana offenders become cannabis entrepreneurs

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In a play to aid those disproportionately affected by the War on Drugs, the city of Sacramento has announced new plans to help non-violent offenders break into the marijuana industry, writes Calvin Hughes. Sacramento City Council announced their new Cannabis Opportunity Reinvestment and Equity (CORE) program on Thursday. Those involved with its development say CORE will

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