Category: Misc

Medical Cannabis Oil Distribution On The Horizon In Georgia

It all began in 2015 when Georgia lawmakers approved legislation to allow registered medical marijuana patients in the state to possess and use up to 20 fluid ounces of low-THC cannabis oil. the oil must contain no more than 5 percent of the psychoactive cannabinoid, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). This is...

Coronavirus: The Tide Is Coming for Medicinal Cannabis

The search for a vaccine for the new coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, or indeed a medicinal drug to cure it, has taken researchers down both traditional and less traditional avenues. As with the research into nicotine’s effect on the coronavirus, it is thought that some strains of cannabis reduce the virus’...

Medicinal cannabis a category 2 narcotic: ministry – Taipei Times

Regardless of whether the government permits medical cannabis, the drug’s status as a category 2 drug would not be changed, the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) said on Saturday after a petition calling for medicinal cannabis to be allowed gained more signatures. [Drug] needs for medication or scientific use can...

Cronos Group (NASDAQ:CRON) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Cronos Group (NASDAQ:CRON) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research MKM Partners raised Cronos Group from a neutral rating to a buy rating and dropped their target price for the company from $12.00 to $11.00 in a research report on Wednesday, March 4th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus cut Cronos Group from a...

Oklahoma’s medical marijuana industry sees record sales in April – The Boston Globe

Oklahoma’s medical marijuana industry sees record sales in April People across the state spent about $61.4 million on medical marijuana in April, or nearly $217 per licensed patient, a tax collection analysis revealed. With the stay-home order in place, and medical marijuana dispensaries being categorized as essential health services,...

Georgia hires first medical cannabis director, but program timing still unclear

A director has been hired to oversee the licensing and launch of Georgia’s limited medical marijuana program, but the market’s rollout remains uncertain. The Georgia Access to Medical Cannabis Commission appointed Andrew Turnage as the program’s first executive director, according to The Atlanta Journal Constitution . Read full article:...

Missouri medical marijuana rollout probe extends to governor’s office

A Missouri investigation into the state’s medical cannabis licensing process by the state Legislature has resumed, and the situation which has drawn the interest of the FBI now extends to the governor’s office . The Missouri House Special Committee on Government Oversight this week sent a formal records request...