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Weed for your dog? N.J. veterinarians are pawing at medical marijuana to heal pets

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The THC in cannabis is dangerous to pets, but CBD, the non-psychoactive compound that can be extracted from cannabis and hemp, works wonders for dogs, veterinarians say. Yet New Jersey won’t let them prescribe it…yet. (Credit: Rover.com) EDITOR’S NOTE : Interested in the marijuana business industry? NJ Cannabis Insider is a new premium intelligence briefing that features exclusive weekly content …

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Budding tech troubles hamper medical marijuana dispensaries

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It was a popular tool while it lasted, but the system that automatically tracked medical marijuana use for dispensaries and consumers in real time has been temporarily turned off. “The system was just overwhelmed,” said Jennifer White, spokeswoman for the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission. No compatible source was found for this media. To insure the consumers remain below their legal …

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CannaBot aims to pair medical marijuana patients with artificial intelligence

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A laboratory manager holds a cannabis sample June 21, 2018, in Oakland, California. Affinity Bio Partners, based in suburban Philadelphia, and Harrisburg-based HCXP planned a soft launch for July 20, 2018, of CannaBot, an artificial intelligence-based program designed to connect medical marijuana patients to information on getting the most benefit from their prescription. (AP file photo | For lehighvalleylive.com) A …

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Patients may have to wait even longer for medical marijuana: Capitol Letter

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A garden bed on the north side of the Ohio Statehouse showcases a poppy quilt design to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. ( Rotunda Rumblings More marijuana delays : Ohio’s medical marijuana rollout continues to have administrative hiccups that could further delay the program, writes cleveland.com’s Jackie Borchardt . The patient registry won’t go …

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Medical marijuana’s impact on the November ballot

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BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) – Brown County joins four other Wisconsin counties asking voters for opinions about medical marijuana on the November ballot. That decision was made in a late-night county board meeting Wednesday. It’s only a referendum, though, because the county can’t actually change legalization laws— only the state can do that. So what’s the impact once those opinions …

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Brown Co. voters to vote on medical marijuana advisory referendum

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) – In November, the Brown County ballot will ask voters their views on the legalization of medical marijuana. It’s only an advisory vote, described as "opinion poll" by the county board members who wrote the question. The county can not legalize marijuana. The Brown County Board of Supervisors took up the contentious issue at Wednesday’s board …

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One of Florida’s Largest Medical Marijuana Businesses Forced to Stop Processing Cannabis

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TALLAHASSEE – Surterra, one of the state’s largest medical marijuana treatment centers, has been forced to stop processing cannabis—halting its production of new items—after it failed to meet a food safety inspection deadline in a little-noticed provision of state law last week. The requirement, which mandates that medical marijuana treatment centers complete third-party inspections in the first year to ensure …