Cannabis News

Oklahoma Restricts Selling Smokable Cannabis In Dispensaries

Oklahoma Department of Health decides to ban the sale of smokable cannabis in emergency rules State Question 788 to pass medical cannabis passed last month DOH was warned the decision to ban the sale of smokable product would be challenged in court Smoking cannabis is not prohibited under the emergency rules Following last month’s passing vote of State Question 788 ...

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FDA Approves Epidiolex The First Drug Derived From Cannabis

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Epidolex a drug derived from an active cannabis ingredient Equidiolex is an oral solution containing cannabidol (CBD) It is the first FDA-approved CBD drug on the market The drug is approved for treatment of Dravet Syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome Written By: David Mangone Washington, DC (via Americans For Safe Access) — The Food and ...

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Oklahoma Medical Cannabis Users Risk Losing Their Guns

Oklahoma medical cannabis users are threatened with losing their guns On Tuesday State Question 788 was passed a vote legalizing medicinal cannabis Federal law does not allow legal cannabis users to own a gun ATF recommends people figure out how to dispose of their weapons before receiving their medical cannabis card Just days after Oklahoma voters passed State Question 788 ...

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State Question 788: Medical Cannabis Passes In Oklahoma

State Question 788 passes in Oklahoma legalizing medical cannabis Governor Mary Fallin announced she would call a special session to figure out how to regulate medical cannabis Many feel that SQ 778 is too loosely written and teeters on the edge of being recreational No qualifying medical conditions were written into the bill meaning prescriptions can be given for a ...

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Meet The Opponents Of SQ 788 For Medical Cannabis In Oklahoma

Opponents of State Question 788 claim the medical cannabis law is a cover for basically going full recreational The group SQ 788 is NOT Medical is leading the fight against medical cannabis Oklahoma will vote on SQ 788 on Tuesday Government officials say they will deal with any problems that arise if the law passes as they encounter them On ...

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Kansas House Barely Defeats Medical Cannabis Amendment

A small majority of the Kansas House of Representatives rejected an amendment for medical cannabis on Monday The medical cannabis amendment lost in a 54-69 vote Rep. Cindy Holscher introduced the amendment in hopes of helping her daughter with rheumatoid arthritis Rep. John Wheeler was concerned medical cannabis could lead to “absolute chaos on the streets of Kansas” Kansas House did ...

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22 People Arrested And 17 Lbs Of Cannabis Seized At XO Lounge DC

A police raid at the XO Lounge DC—located on the 1400 block of L Street NW, near the location of the former Washington Post building—led to 22 arrests and 17 pounds of cannabis seized on Saturday at approximately 7:00 pm. The raid was carried out by DC Police along with members of the city’s Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration. Saturday’s raid ...

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Did Attorney General Jeff Sessions Just Ruin Legal Cannabis For Everybody

On Thursday Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded Obama-era memorandums that protect the cannabis community in cannabis-friendly states Federal prosecutors across the country will be able to decide how they enforce federal cannabis laws in cannabis friendly states This week California became the eighth recreation state along with 29 states that support some form of medical cannabis Sessions is already catching ...

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Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Bust $80 Million Cannabis Ring

Grays Harbor County Drug Task Force executed 50 search warrants on Wednesday seizing an $80 million grow operation In total 32,449 cannabis plants were confiscated from the raids GHCDTF made 44 arrests, confiscated 26 vehicles, and over $400,000 in gold and cash The massive grow was ran by Chinese Nationals who used the money from the grows to fund other ...

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