Tag Archives: cannabis politics

Cannabis Science (CBIS) Moves Forward with Critical Support of Landmark Federal Cannabis Legislative Initiative

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — (NASDAQ OTC: CBIS) Cannabis Science, Inc., a U.S. Company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development, is a key leader in the private sector challenge to end the restrictions on cannabis drug development and research in the U.S.  “The Cannabinoid Scientific Research and Development Act,” which will be submitted […]

Nuvilex Ahead of the Curve on Cannabidiol as FDA Issues Landmark Approval

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NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Nov 29, 2013) –  A new FDA approval has created a buzz inside biotechs involved with medical marijuana research. When Nuvilex, Inc. (OTCQB: NVLX) announced the formation of its new medical marijuana subsidiary, Medical Marijuana Sciences, Inc., the company’s CEO, Dr. Robert Ryan, said then that its research would focus initially on cannabidiol […]

Medical Marijuana Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2013 Shareholders Report — Update & Supplemental Information

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Supplemental information & updated information to PR dated 11/21/13 are bolded and underlined. Company posts significant increase in revenue; adds new products and international shipping; represents two “highest cannabidiol (CBD)” awards for hemp oil; retains celebrity spokesperson; begins philanthropic efforts for seizure-related disorder research. SAN DIEGO, Nov. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (MJNA), a […]

Cannabis Science Working With cannabis caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives in the Fight to Level the Playing Field for Cannabis Drug Research and Development

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — (NASDAQ OTC: CBIS) Cannabis Science, Inc., a U.S. Company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development, is working with the the cannabis caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives to initiate substantial changes in 2014 in the way cannabis research and drug development can be done in this country. Working […]

Updated Permanent Rules Related to the Colorado Medical Marijuana Code

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STATEMENT OF BASIS AND PURPOSE – COLORADO RULES GOVERNING MEDICAL MARIJUANA In November of 2000, Colorado voters established an affirmative defense for the use of small amounts of medical marijuana for patients and their primary caregivers through an amendment to the Colorado Constitution, Article XVIII, Section 14, popularly known as “Amendment 20.” In 2010, the Colorado General Assembly […]

Senate Hearing on the Conflicts Between State and Federal Cannabis Laws

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Witnesses testified about conflicts between state and federal law regarding the use, sale and distribution of marijuana, particularly for medicinal purposes. Deputy Attorney General James Cole says the Justice Department and federal bank regulators will enable financial institutions to transact business with legitimate marijuana industry without fear of prosecution. Officials also indicated they would not challenge Colorado […]

Endexx’s M3Hub Platform Is the Robust “Seed to Sale” Tracking Solution

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CAVE CREEK, AZ–(Marketwired – Sep 11, 2013) – Endexx Corporation (OTC Pink: EDXC) announced its M3Hub™ initiative in early 2013, we clearly stated that we were developing both software and hardware solutions that would provide State and Local governments standardized solutions for growers, processors, dispensaries, retailers and clinical health care facilities, supporting compliance within the confines […]

An Open Letter from Sterling Scott, CEO, GrowLife, Inc., Regarding the DOJ Position Change Regarding Marijuana

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WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — GrowLife, Inc. (PHOT), a provider of highly effective indoor growing technologies and unique lifestyle brands, is pleased to provide its investors with an open letter from Sterling Scott, CEO, GrowLife, Inc. Dear Investors, Throughout its history, GrowLife has taken a very measured and conservative approach to the scope […]

Advanced Cannabis Solutions Supports Landmark Federal Policy Statements

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COLORADO SPRINGS, CO–(Marketwired – Sep 6, 2013) – Advanced Cannabis Solutions, Inc. (ACS), which was recently acquired by Promap Corporation (OTCBB: PMAP) released a statement in support of the recent landmark policy announcements by the US Department of Justice. On August 29, 2013 Attorney General Eric Holder informed the governors of Colorado and Washington that the […]

X-Change Corp. Recaps Significant Corporate Activities for Past 15 Days

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Sept. 5. 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Aug. 30, 2013 — The X-Change Corporation (NASDAQ OTC: XCHC), a U.S. Company specializing primarily in cannabinoid formulation-based health and wellness solutions, is pleased that the DOJ has provided broad and historic guidance to all federal authorities to defer to states’ cannabis laws and regulations, including not challenging general […]