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How Cannabis Can Combat the Opioid Epidemic: An Interview With Philippe Lucas

In a new study, researcher Philippe Lucas lays out the variety of roles cannabis could play in fighting the opioid epidemic.

Peru Could Legalize Medical Marijuana This Year

Peru has taken the first step towards legalizing cannabis by approving a bill that would allow the production and importation of medical marijuana.

New Brunswick Announces $90 Million Cannabis Buy

Organigram Holdings will supply the province with five million grams of cannabis a year, and Canopy Growth Corp. will provide an additional four million grams per year.

Podcast: The Roll-Up, Ep 2: Utah Thinks It’s Punny

Did Sen. Orrin Hatch really mean to say "in the weeds" and all that?

Senate Stunner: Orrin Hatch Passionately Defends Medical Marijuana

His new bill pushes research, and his Senate floor speech was a shocking turnabout for a longtime prohibitionist.

Trump–Dem Budget Deal Extends MMJ Protections to Dec. 8

The surprise deal ended a House bid to scuttle the MMJ shield--at least for another three months.

Can Medical Marijuana Patients Legally Own Guns?

Is it legal to own a firearm as a legally registered medical marijuana patient? The simple answer is no, but how strictly is this law enforced?

How Are Canadian Patients Using Medical Cannabis?

A new study led by medical cannabis provider Tilray shows how patients are working medical marijuana into their healthcare practices.

Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana Takes Aim at Quebec

Quebec has one of the highest barriers to medical cannabis in Canada. Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana is ready to change that.

Tilray Secures Portugal License, Plans EU Expansion

The Canadian LP continues its global growth with a C$29 million facility.

House Committee Blocks Medical Marijuana Protections

The House Rules committee blocked the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment, but it's still alive in the Senate.

‘This Industry Should Be Systematically Shut Down’: The Week in Cannabis Quotes

Kevin Sabet and Jeff Sessions are (surprise) still anti-legalization, Roger Stone insists the president supports medical marijuana, David Crosby shares his worst cannabis purchase, and more.

Texas Issues One of Three Planned Producer Licenses, But Questions Remain

Production of low-THC, high-CBD cannabis can begin in Texas, as the state’s Department of Public Safety granted one of three planned licenses Friday.

After Weeks of Waiting, Arkansas Receives MMJ Dispensary Applications

After opening the door for applications to grow and dispense cannabis on June 30, the state didn’t receive a single one for a month and a half.

7 Companies Interested in Testing North Dakota’s Medical Marijuana

Seven companies with experience in other states have expressed interest in testing medical marijuana in North Dakota, but regulators say the process ahead will be a slow one.

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