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Does the Farm Bill Legalize CBD, Too? Not Exactly

If hemp is legal, then help-derived CBD must be legal. Right?

US Farm Bill, Which Would Legalize Hemp, Heads to Trump’s Desk

This year's farm bill is unique: It contains a provision that would legalize industrial hemp nationwide.

Massachusetts’ 3rd Shop to Open, Connecticut OKs 9 More Dispensaries

The third adult-use cannabis store in Massachusetts is set to open this weekend in Salem, and Connecticut's new MMJ approvals will double the state's dispensaries.

New Zealand Law to Make Medical Marijuana Widely Available

New Zealand passed a law Tuesday that will make medical cannabis available for thousands of patients over time—and immediately remove penalties for the terminally ill.

UK Cannabis Patient #1: Accessing the Most Expensive Medical Marijuana in the World

Carly Barton, 32, is officially the United Kingdom’s first medical marijuana patient. But access comes at a steep cost—and remains entirely theoretical.

Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Dec. 10-16

Super Silver Haze, cannabis transdermals, and a new Deadpool film are all so hot right now. Time to Hit This.

Homegrow Under Threat as Michigan Legalization Takes Effect

As the voter-approved law took effect this week, some lawmakers already want to ax the state's permissive homegrow rules.

Utah Groups Sue to Block Medical Marijuana Compromise

Advocacy groups in Utah are suing to block a compromise legalizing medical cannabis, accusing the Mormon church of unconstitutional domination and interference.

Denver Officials Want to Erase Low-Level Cannabis Offenses

City officials are still working on a plan to review the low-level convictions deemed eligible, an estimated 10,000 convictions between 2001 and 2013.

Utah Medical Marijuana Sales Not Expected Until 2020

Patients with doctor recommendations can now use cannabis legally, but legal sales are still more than a year away.

Boulder Moves to Cancel out Past Cannabis Convictions

Boulder County Assistant District Attorney Ken Kupfner said it was a matter of "fundamental fairness" given that possession of marijuana is no longer illegal.

Utah Lawmakers Advance Medical Marijuana Compromise

Changes include blocking some edibles, preventing patients from growing at home, and narrowing the list of eligible medical conditions.

Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Dec. 3-9

The strain Cherry AK, THC gum, and RuPaul’s Drag Race Holi-slay Special— all coming in hot this week.

Utah Lawmakers to Meet Monday to Alter Cannabis Ballot Measure

Utah state lawmakers will meet Monday morning in a special session of the Legislature to make changes to a medical marijuana law passed by voters.

Oakland Cannabis Equity Program Yields First Retailer—Blunts + Moore

A convicted cannabis dealer gets city help opening a licensed adult-use store in California.

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