Cannabis, commonly known as marijuana, and by numerous other names, is a preparation of the cannabis plant intended for use as a psychoactive drug and as medicine. Pharmacologically, the principal psychoactive constituent of cannabis is tetrahydrocannabinol (THC); it is one of 483 known compounds in the plant, including at least 84 other cannabinoids, such as cannabidiol (CBD), cannabinol (CBN), tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV), and cannabigerol (CBG).Cannabis is often consumed for its psychoactive and physiological effects, which can include heightened mood or euphoria, relaxation, and an increase in appetite.
Posts about Cannabis
  • Up In Smoke?

    … Massachusetts’ fledgling marijuana industry has been thrust into a state of uncertainty. On January 4th, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded the Obama guidelines that excluded marijuana from federal drug enforcement priorities (possession and distribution of pot is a federal offense). Obama’s guidelines paved the way for the legalization…

    Massachusetts Land Use Monitor- 14 readers -
  • Governor Wolf passes new law allowing research into industrial hemp.

    … Pennsylvania has taken another step forward in legitimizing the production of Cannabis. In this instance, it’s industrial hemp. On July 19, 2016, Governor Tom Wolf signed a new law providing for industrial hemp research. House Bill No. 967, now Act 92 was approved by Governor Wolf and amends Title 3 (Agriculture) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 8 readers -

    … The Pennsylvania House of Representatives convenes on March 14, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. One of the items on the House Calendar is Senate Bill No. 3 (“SB3”). SB3 is a bipartisan bill providing for the medical use of cannabis in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. SB3 was introduced as a bi-partisan bill in the Pennsylvania Senate. On May 12, 2015…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 15 readers -
  • 25 Crash Causes: Drugged Driving

    … Accident Lawyer Can Help If you or a loved one suffered an auto accident injury because someone else drove under the influence of drugs, you will need a Chicago personal injury lawyer with experience in defending victims of DUID incidents. The Staver Law Group has successfully represented many car accident victims and their families and helped them…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 30 readers -
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