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NOTICES – STATE ETHICS COMMISSION – Medical Marijuana List

Medical Marijuana List[54 Pa.B. 315] [Saturday, January 20, 2024] Under the Medical Marijuana Act (act) (35 P.S. §§ 10231.101—10231.2110), the Pennsylvania State...
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Psychedelics in Oregon

Based in part on its medical marijuana act, in November 2020, Oregon voters approved the use of psilocybin.  Oregon voters...
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services publicly releases its unredacted letter to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.

View the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Letter to The Honorable Anne Milgram View the Attorney General letter...
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Psychedelics from Criminal to Commercial

Criminal History Psychedelics were used as medical treatments or in recreational activities long before government entities were criminalizing them.  According...
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Biden Issues Pardons For Federal Marijuana Offenses

By Sam Reisman | December 22, 2023, 1:14 PM EST ·  Listen to article President Joe Biden on Friday announced unconditional pardons to anyone who...
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DEA Calls For Even More THC, Psilocybin And DMT To Be Produced For Research In 2024

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is now calling for the production of even more THC, psilocybin and DMT for research...
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Pennsylvania House Bill 983 seeks to remove DUI penalties for the legal use of medical marijuana while driving.

An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in driving after imbibing alcohol or utilizing drugs, further...
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Senate of Pennsylvania Session of 2023 – 2024 Regular Session MEMORANDUM

Posted: December 6, 2023 12:31 PM From: Senator Sharif Street and Sen. Camera Bartolotta To: All Senate members Subject: Decriminalization...
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Cannabis Law PA’s Litigation Update 11/29/23

Terpenes Matter  The lawsuit, initiated on behalf of eight Pennsylvania cannabis operators, concerning DOH’s 2022 terpene recall mandate is still...
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Even embattled Senator Kirsten Gillibrand knows that legalizing cannabis is a popular political move.

United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is calling on the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) to reschedule marijuana from a Schedule I...
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HMS Renewable can assist cannabis Companies in maximizing renewable energy grants, rebates, and other initiatives

Dylan Collins, Green Rebates: “Cannabis companies are not yet using energy rebates to their full potential” "Demand for our services...
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Mississippi Medical Pot Co. Says Ad Ban Unconstitutional

By Sam Reisman ·  Listen to article Law360 (November 16, 2023, 6:06 PM EST) -- A Mississippi medical cannabis company alleged in a...
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House Members Eye Bringing Psychedelic Treatment To Vets

By Sam Reisman ·  Listen to article Law360 (November 14, 2023, 7:21 PM EST) -- Loosening federal restrictions on Schedule I psychedelics that...
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Ohio Becomes The 24th State To Legalize Adult-Use Cannabis Rendering Pennsylvania an Island

Last night Ohio overwhelmingly voted (57%-43%) to become the 24th state to legalize cannabis in the United States. What does...
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Pennsylvania House Committee approves bill allowing MMJ growers sell directly to patients

A Pennsylvania House committee has approved a Senate-passed bill that would allow all licensed medical cannabis grower-processors in the state...
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Psychedelics: The Next Medical Frontier?

Mushrooms, ibogaine, ayahuasca, peyote, mescaline, ketamine, MDMA (aka ecstasy), and LSD. These (currently) illicit or heavily regulated hallucinogenic substances could...
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Atty Files FOIA Suit Over HHS Pot Recommendation Letter

By Sam Reisman ·  Listen to article Law360 (September 29, 2023, 5:11 PM EDT) -- An attorney and journalist filed a Freedom of...
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Pennsylvania Water Rights and Regulation

Join Whitney E. Snyder online on November 6, 2023, as she speaks on Pennsylvania Water Rights and Regulation. View the...
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Maryland Announces Limited Pot Business Application Pool

By Sam Reisman ·  Listen to article Law360 (August 30, 2023, 4:36 PM EDT) -- U.S. health officials have made a new recommendation...
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HHS Sends New Pot Scheduling Recommendation To DEA

By Sam Reisman ·  Listen to article Law360 (August 30, 2023, 4:36 PM EDT) -- U.S. health officials have made a new recommendation...
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