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  1. Ron Strider

    PA: Patient Evaluations For Medical Marijuana Start Friday In Pittsburgh

    A medical cannabis health care network will begin taking appointments to certify and evaluate patients in Pittsburgh on Friday. Nearly 200,000 patients are estimated to qualify for Pennsylvania medical marijuana cards under the Department of Health registry that was announced in November...
  2. Ron Strider

    Medical Marijuana Gets Kosher Okay In Canada

    Canadian Jews were able to get halachically high for the High Holidays after a company became the first in Canada to obtain kosher certification for its medical marijuana. The certification was granted by the Vaad Hakashrut, a kosher certifier in Ottawa, on the eve of Rosh Hashanah...
  3. Ron Strider

    Canada: Kosher Designation For Gatineau Pot Product Arrives In Time For High Holidays

    A medical marijuana producer in Gatineau, Que., says its processed products have been certified as kosher, just in time for one of the High Holidays on the Jewish calendar. The Hydropothecary Corp. said in a news release that the certification, by Rabbi Levy Teitlebaum, comes just in time for...
  4. Ron Strider

    PA: Medical Marijuana Patient Evaluation Center Opens In Pittsburgh

    A national medical marijuana network opened an office in Pittsburgh this week to help eligible patients with evaluations and certifications for cannabis treatment. Compassionate Certification Centers announced Friday its office opened on Stanwix Street in Gateway Center. Dr. Bryan Doner...
  5. Ron Strider

    To Address Opioid Epidemic Medical Cannabis Programs Offer Free Certification Service

    Across the nation, opioid-related deaths and fatalities are decreasing in states that have medical cannabis programs, but the benefits are limited due to a lack of accurately labeled and tested cannabis products. Patient Focused Certification (PFC), a project of Americans for Safe Access...
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    With Prop 205 Off The Table, Arizonans Flock To Medical Marijuana Docs

    Medical-marijuana doctors and certification centers report seeing an increase in appointments over the two days following the negative election results of Proposition 205. The measure to legalize marijuana in Arizona appears to have failed, though the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like...
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    With Prop 205 Off The Table, Arizonans Flock To Medical Marijuana Docs

    Medical-marijuana doctors and certification centers report seeing an increase in appointments over the two days following the negative election results of Proposition 205. The measure to legalize marijuana in Arizona appears to have failed, though the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like...
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    ME: New Certification Program For Growing Cannabis

    Cornucopia's Take: With the rise in medical marijuana prescriptions, concerns arise about environmental practices and toxic chemicals used in growing the plants. MOFGA is now offering Clean Cannabis Certification to growers following organic guidelines. The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners...
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    ME: New Certification Program For Growing Cannabis

    Cornucopia's Take: With the rise in medical marijuana prescriptions, concerns arise about environmental practices and toxic chemicals used in growing the plants. MOFGA is now offering Clean Cannabis Certification to growers following organic guidelines. The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners...
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    Illinois Doctors Don't Prescribe Medical Marijuana

    As the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act is being implemented, there seems to be a fallacy prevalent in the medical community. A patient is not asking a physician to prescribe medical cannabis. Physicians do not prescribe but are asked to provide a written certification...
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    Hemp Boosters Play Long Game In Face Of Regulatory Uncertainty

    One measure of the enthusiasm engendered by the revival of industrial hemp in Kentucky is the forward thinking on display, even in the face of regulatory and technical headwinds. There is no more conspicuous an example of this resilience and determination than in the push for organic hemp, a...
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    Colorado Unveils First Industrial Hemp Certification Labels In US

    The Colorado Department of Agriculture has unveiled a new program that's a first for the country, reports Westword.com. Under Colorado's seed certification program, the state will tag hemp seeds with a "CDA Approved Certified Seed" label. The new certification aims to give the industrial hemp...
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    USDA Organic Hemp? Yes. No. Maybe.

    Considered dangerous drugs by the federal government, marijuana and industrial hemp are still listed in the Controlled Substances Act as Schedule I drugs. While the federal government has issued legislative promises to not spend money in prosecution of cannabis activity in states in which it is...
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    Medical Cannabis Doesn't Need To Be Kosher, Says Certification Agency

    Is marijuana kosher? If it's medicine, it doesn't matter. That's the message from Canada's largest kosher certification agency after its board of rabbis held a debate on whether to certify cannabis oils as kosher. The Kashruth Council of Canada met Thursday to discuss an application from...
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    Michigan Medical Marijuana Certification & Medication - Medical Office Building

    Located in Warren near i696 and Dequindre in a Members ONLY 4300sq.-ft. Medical Building Federal HIPPA Law PROTECTED Safe and Secure Medical Facility Legal Protection Services Full Service Statewide You OWE it to yourself to Preserve your Freedom and American Constitutional Right...