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Legislator proposes bill in support of marijuana in Washington state schools – Sequim Gazette
14 Jan
11:46

Legislator proposes bill in support of marijuana in Washington state schools – Sequim Gazette

By Madeline Coats WNPA Olympia News Bureau A bill proposed by Rep. Brian Blake, D-Aberdeen, would allow marijuana on school campuses for students who require aid for medical conditions. HB 1060 aims to permit students to consume medical marijuana on school property, aboard buses and while attending school-sponsored events. Students […]

South Carolina panel advances bill on medical marijuana research – Greenville News
13 Jan
5:56

South Carolina panel advances bill on medical marijuana research – Greenville News

The Greenville News Published 11:52 a.m. ET Jan. 10, 2019 | Updated 11:52 a.m. ET Jan. 10, 2019 COLUMBIA — A panel of South Carolina legislators voted Thursday to advance a resolution urging Congress to open more research on medical uses for marijuana, taking another step toward loosening some of […]

S.C. panel advances bill on medical pot research – Sumter Item
13 Jan
3:24

S.C. panel advances bill on medical pot research – Sumter Item

COLUMBIA (AP) – A panel of South Carolina legislators voted Thursday to advance a resolution urging Congress to open more research on medical uses for marijuana, taking another step toward loosening some of the state’s attitudes toward the drug. The measure implores federal lawmakers to “take immediate and additional steps […]

A revolutionary drug that could treat a rare and devastating disease is prohibitively expensive. But one state has a plan to pay for its potential $5 million price tag. – Albany Times Union
13 Jan
7:44

A revolutionary drug that could treat a rare and devastating disease is prohibitively expensive. But one state has a plan to pay for its potential $5 million price tag. – Albany Times Union

A one-time treatment for a devastating rare disease could be paid for with an installment plan as soon as this summer in Massachusetts.  Novartis’s AveXis unit is involved in the discussions. Its gene therapy could cost up to $5 million per treatment.  Organizers hope the plan will ensure patients can […]

INSYS Therapeutics Provides Update on Strategic Alterative Review Process and Product Pipeline Spanning Pharmaceutical Cannabinoids and Spray Technology – Nasdaq
12 Jan
9:37

INSYS Therapeutics Provides Update on Strategic Alterative Review Process and Product Pipeline Spanning Pharmaceutical Cannabinoids and Spray Technology – Nasdaq

Transformational momentum building as Company plans to apply for two NDAs in 2019 PHOENIX, Dec. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:INSY), a leader in the development, manufacture and commercialization of pharmaceutical cannabinoids and spray technology, today provided an update on its product pipeline, which includes cannabidiol (CBD) […]

No sign of elections, but election officials want 22 million baht of new cars – The Thaiger
12 Jan
11:24

No sign of elections, but election officials want 22 million baht of new cars – The Thaiger

Into a new year and a month packed with activities around the country. The highly anticipated Thailand Yacht Show & RendezVous 2019 kicks off at Phuket Royal Marina on January 10-13. A collaboration between some of the most respected and experienced figures in the Southeast Asian yachting industry, Thailand Yacht […]

Developments in Protecting Cannabis IP | Hodgson Russ LLP – JD Supra
12 Jan
8:34

Developments in Protecting Cannabis IP | Hodgson Russ LLP – JD Supra

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Compassionate Cultivation Introduces Waterloo Variety to Texas Medical Marijuana Market – Cannabis Business Times
11 Jan
10:26

Compassionate Cultivation Introduces Waterloo Variety to Texas Medical Marijuana Market – Cannabis Business Times

Since legalizing medical marijuana at the ballot box in 2016, Florida voters have watched an ongoing saga of political and legal battles over the implementation of their vote. The state legislature approved a bill in 2017 that enacted the successful ballot measure, but a river of lawsuits quickly followed—including litigation […]

Medical Marijuana and Epilepsy – Epilepsy Foundation
11 Jan
3:05

Medical Marijuana and Epilepsy – Epilepsy Foundation

The use of cannabis to treat epilepsy and other neurological conditions has been studied for a number of years. It has been hotly debated too. On June 25, 2018, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approved EPIDIOLEX® (cannabidiol, CBD) oral solution for the treatment of seizures associated with two […]

Cannabis Bills Filed In Missouri & Texas – Green Market Report
11 Jan
4:54

Cannabis Bills Filed In Missouri & Texas – Green Market Report

The 2019 Legislative session for the state of Texas is about to start, and when it does, 12 bills among the pre-filed selections will focus on marijuana legalization for medical use. Of those bills, the two which hold primary focus are SB90 and HB209.SB90 would allow doctors to prescribe marijuana […]