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Can CBD Dog Treats Help Ease your Dog’s Pain and Anxiety?

Hemp-based CBD Dog Biscuits Available from Colorado Dog Company

COLORADO: It’s difficult to watch our pets age. They provide so much unconditional love and support, we can’t imagine living our lives without them. As we watch them age, we can’t help but recall their younger years as puppies, when they would bounce and frolic about. While we can’t bring back our dog’s youth, we can Read the full article…

LeafLine Labs Begins Offering Care To Minnesota Patients Suffering From Intractable Pain

New state policy expanding qualifying conditions for medical cannabis offers alternative to opioids starting August 1

MINNESOTA: As of August 1st, LeafLine Labs, the physician-founded and patient-focused organization formed to cultivate, process and distribute medical cannabis in Minnesota, will be able to dispense medical cannabis to patients suffering from intractable pain. Intractable pain was added to the list of qualifying conditions for medical cannabis earlier this year by the Minnesota Department of Health. July 1 Read the full article…

Fledgling Marijuana Industry Pressing Through Labor Pains

Though demand for jobs in the field is high, workers skilled in marijuana are becoming harder to find as the industry expands.

ARIZONA:  The developing national marijuana industry is still sifting through labor disputes long since settled in other lines of work. Employees have found that no line of work is quite like marijuana – and not always in a good way. Most bosses must pay their workers in cash, hampered by federal laws that prevent many Read the full article…

A Pain In The Bud: The ‘Legality’ Of ‘Coffee Shops’ And Other Marijuana Consumer Venues And Events In The U.S.

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WASHINGTON:  Those who have been to Amsterdam may know a thing or two about Dutch “coffee shops.” Though these shops operate in a legal gray area, they still attract droves of foreigners who come to buy and use marijuana in a pleasant coffeehouse setting. Think Starbucks, but with patrons rolling joints or consuming edibles instead Read the full article…

Trade Show Growing Pains And Headaches Continue To Mount

Based on the light attendance level for the opening cocktail reception, the repetitive content and presenters, the decision to run the Cannabis Carnival the night before the last day’s agenda, and to not serve lunch on the second day, CBE gives the NCIA a C for this event.

COLORADO:  Earlier this year, I wrote a piece called Trade Show Mania that outlined the relative inefficiency of, as an ancillary business provider, solely relying on event marketing to reach your target buying audience to attain adequate reach and frequency. After attending 4 of the last 5 major events positioning themselves as business-to-business events, it is really Read the full article…

Growing Pains: Labor Strife At S. Jersey Medical Marijuana Clinic

All is not well at South Jersey's only medical marijuana dispensary, a business outside Atlantic City that has experienced a wave of labor setbacks.

NEW JERSEY:  All is not well at South Jersey’s only medical marijuana dispensary, a business outside Atlantic City that has experienced a wave of setbacks. The workers who nurture and sell Cherry Berry, Pineapple Chunk, and other cannabis strains at the Compassionate Care Foundation facility are preparing for a hearing before the National Labor Relations Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Can Be A Legal Pain

The new state medical marijuana laws contain legal quirks that could be challenging for patients seeking relief.

ILLINOIS:  The new Illinois law that allows marijuana to be used as medicine contains some legal quirks that could be challenging for patients seeking relief from 40 ailments covered under the law, expected to be in full bloom next spring. With approval in July of the Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program, the state joined 24 Read the full article…

Michigan Medical Marijuana And Pain Management Clinic Debuts In Norton Shores, Announces Plans To Expand In Florida

Colorado's police chiefs are gathering to talk about legal weed,  from highway safety to home hash production.

MICHIGAN:  A new pain management clinic that says it can help current and prospective Michigan medical marijuana patients recently opened its doors in Norton Shores. Liberate420, a new company launched by patient advocate Daniel J. Reid and board-certified anesthesiologist, Dr. Marla Gendelman, opened its flagship location at an office complex located at 800 East Ellis Read the full article…

Minnesota’s Medical Marijuana Fight Turns To Chronic Pain

Minnesota's medical marijuana fight turns to chronic pain

MINNESOTA:  When lawmakers approved the state’s new medical marijuana program last month, they deliberately left out the largest group of potential patients: those with chronic pain. But the debate is not over, and how state leaders sort out the issue of chronic pain and marijuana will determine whether Minnesota’s marijuana program expands by a few Read the full article…

Smoke Screen: It's Time For The NFL To Embrace A New Pain Reliever: Marijuana

Where marijuana can be obtained with a license, it still violates numerous federal drug-free-zone school statutes. If you're caught boarding a plane with marijuana or putting it in the mail, you will likely face arrest, whether you have a license exemption or not.

The truest way to see the NFL is not before the game, when the helmets are shiny and the energy is high, but after the final whistle, when the bodies are bruised and the athletic tape is soiled with dirt and blood. Or at the practice facility the following day, when the players show up with Read the full article…