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DEA Continues Bid to Make Any Extract of the Cannabis Plant a Schedule 1 Drug

On December 13, 2016, the DEA issued its Final Rule, “Establishment of New Drug Code for Marihuana Extract,” which could ultimately impact the development of drug treatments related to cannabinoids that are used to treat the symptoms of concussion. Robert Hoban, a cannabis, cannabinoid and hemp lawyer and expert as well as an adjunct professor…
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Legalization Fears Fade, Giving Hope to the Use of Cannabis to Treat Concussions

By Fernanda Alonso, an associate with the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University. A month ago, rumors spread that the DEA was about to reschedule cannabis from a Schedule I to a Schedule II drug in the Controlled Substances Act. Even though this rescheduling would not have many impacts in…
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Company in Discussions With Certified NFL Agent About Coming Launch of Cannabis Supplement

North American Cannabis Holdings, Inc. (USMJ) today announced ongoing discussions with a Texas based, certified NFL agent in conjunction with the coming launch of a proprietary cannabis infused therapeutic supplement. In light of the recent risks facing football players made very public in the recent movie ‘Concussion’, many current and former NFL players are now…
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