The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency is in the midst of readdressing cannabis following the regulatory approval of the first cannabinoid-based drug for the treatment of some epilepsy patients. In June, the U.S.Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave the nod of approval to GW Pharmaceuticals’ Epidiolex as a treatment for seizures associated with two rare forms of epilepsy, Lennox-Gastaut […]
This underrated crop has the potential to transform the way we live. Hemp’s popularity has exploded in recent years, especially for hemp-derived CBD products. But did you know there are tons of incredible uses for hemp? From biofuel to bricks, let’s take a look at some of the more unusual uses for hemp. 5. Hemp […]
By Tamir Bresler Investigating the Cataclysmic Mislabeling of CBD Dosage As we discussed in last week’s article, the decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to remove CBD from the Prohibited Substances List will have ramifications for every major sport organization in the country and in the world.The NBA has already taken this one step further and discussed becoming the […]
INDIANAPOLIS — The First Church of Cannabis has lost its bid to use Indiana’s religious freedom law as a defense for smoking marijuana as part of its religious ceremonies. In a ruling handed down Friday, Marion County Superior Court Judge Sheryl Lynch rejected the church’s argument that Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) allows for a […]
With relentless uncertainties surrounding CBD medical benefits and legislation plaguing both industry and consumer; we spoke with experts of the subject to aid us with our mission of Education. Richard Rose (The Hemp Nut) – RR: Since 1980 Richard has been a pioneer to the hemp movement. Serial award winner of natural foods and considered […]
Now that it’s July and new mandated regulations involving packaging and lab testing have kicked in, many licensed companies may be wondering what will happen if they’re suddenly faced with a surprise inspection from a state official. “When a product ends up on a shelf that does not comply, whose fault is that? Who’s going to receive […]
The National Cannabis Industry Association’s Cannabis Business Summit™ & Expo is officially the fastest-growing annual trade show in the United States, according to Trade Show Executive. The Cannabis Business Summit, NCIA’s flagship annual event, was awarded the top spot on Trade Show Executive’s annual “Fastest 50” list, honoring the 50 fastest-growing annual trade shows of the year. […]
Hemp may not get you high, but it can do pretty much anything else you can imagine. This low-THC variant of the cannabis plant has a dizzying array of uses, including everything from food to medicine to rope to bricks and more—somebody even made a sports car out of hemp. Here are 12 products that can be made […]
Whilst you can't go wrong with a clichéd but trusty heart-shaped box of praline-filled truffles on Valentine's Day, Californians can this year add a touch of something slightly more unusual to their declaration of love through chocolate. Adult use of cannabis is now legal in California, and brands are making ...
As California prepares to allow the retail sale of recreational marijuana, or cannabis, on January 1 per voters' passage of Proposition 64 in 2016, SCVNews takes a look at the sometimes conflicting cannabis laws on the federal, state and local levels. California voters approved the ballot initiative, also ...