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The DEA Is Allowing Marijuana Imports into the US from Canada for Research

The DEA Is Allowing Marijuana Imports into the US from Canada for Research

After two years of lobbying the DEA to permit marijuana imports in the form of capsules containing THC and CBD from Canada into the United States for research at the University of California San Diego’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research, the DEA has finally said yes. Dr. Fatta Nahab led the campaign for approval from […]

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Digipath Appoints Two New Directors to its Board

Digipath Appoints Two New Directors to its Board

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Digipath, Inc. (DIGP), an independent cannabis lab testing and media company, is pleased to announce the appointment of two new directors; Dr. Cindy Orser, PhD. and Mr. Bruce Raben. Dr. Orser is the Chief Science Officer (“CSO”) of Digipath’s wholly owned subsidiary, Digipath Labs, Inc. As CSO of Digipath Labs since 2014, Cindy has […]

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California Marijuana Lab Testing Eliminating Large Amounts of Inventory

California Marijuana Lab Testing Eliminating Large Amounts of Inventory

On July 1st, California hit the reset button on its marijuana industry. While the regulated sales of adult-use cannabis started on January 1st, the state was still allowing the leftover marijuana from the system born from the 1998 Compassionate Use Act to be sold up until the July 1st deadline. Much of the marijuana in […]

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New Ordinance for Marijuana Consumption Lounges Will be Voted on by Las Vegas

New Ordinance for Marijuana Consumption Lounges Will be Voted on by Las Vegas

It is the next logical step for the city of Las Vegas. Nevada has done nearly everything to make its largest cash cow fully capitalize on the newly legal marijuana industry. Las Vegas marijuana became available for purchase on July 1st, 2017 to any adult over the age of 21 and now Las Vegas dispensaries […]

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Grand Slam for Nevada Marijuana Tax Revenue In Its First Year

Grand Slam for Nevada Marijuana Tax Revenue In Its First Year

Las Vegas marijuana sales represent the vast majority of cannabis related sales in Nevada. However, most of Nevada’s tax revenue is pumped in through Sin City anyways so that should not come as a surprise to many people. Las Vegas dispensaries surround the strip and tourists are loving it. If Vegas was not enough of […]

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Dr. Cindy Orser, Digipath’s Chief Science Officer, Featured in the The Analytical Scientist

Dr. Cindy Orser, Digipath’s Chief Science Officer, Featured in the The Analytical Scientist

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Digipath, Inc. (DIGP), an independent cannabis testing laboratory and media firm, is pleased to announce that its Chief Science Officer, Dr. Cindy Orser, is featured in the current issue of The Analytical Scientist, a publication that celebrates the people, the technology and the innovations that shape Analytical Science across all fields. In this […]

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The Demise of California’s Cannabis Banking Solution, Senate Bill 930

The Demise of California’s Cannabis Banking Solution, Senate Bill 930

The banking problems for the cannabis industry are beginning to feel insurmountable. The most recent news is out of California where legislators were constructing a banking solution for the state’s cannabis industry with Senate Bill 930. The bill would have created a state chartered banking system that would have allowed marijuana businesses around the state […]

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Nevada Drug Testing Policy 2018 and Las Vegas Employers Perspectives on Cannabis

Nevada Drug Testing Policy 2018 and Las Vegas Employers Perspectives on Cannabis

Considering Nevada’s relaxed laws on cannabis consumption, the question of whether employer’s within the state should continue to discriminate against applicants, or current employees, that test positive for THC during drug tests still remains to be answered. In some instances, even medical marijuana patients have seen their employment terminated for a positive test of marijuana. […]

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DEA to Issue Press Release on 2019 Increase in Federally Grown Marijuana

DEA to Issue Press Release on 2019 Increase in Federally Grown Marijuana

People that read the press release set to be published in the Federal Register soon by the DEA may roll their eyes. It is the same story from the DEA on how they are going to expand the amount of federally grown marijuana for research purposes. In particular, the expansion of the cultivators may draw […]

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Newest Breakthrough in Cannabinoid Science Accidentally Discovered While Researching IBD

Newest Breakthrough in Cannabinoid Science Accidentally Discovered While Researching IBD

Within scientific circles they often joke that accidental discoveries are serendipity, but accidents seems to be a main mechanism for new discoveries. This particular accidental discover may also benefit the marijuana legalization movement and the advancement of cannabis research. A study on IBD or inflammatory bowel diseases being conducted by the University of Massachusetts and […]

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