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By | October 27, 2015

Illinois could become the First State to Recognize Autism as a Qualifying Condition

Earlier this month, an Illinois panel, The Medical Cannabis Advisory Board, voted to add chronic pain syndrome, chronic postoperative pain, intractable pain, chronic pain due to trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, osteoarthritis, irritable bowel syndrome, and autism to the list...

By | October 21, 2015

Legalization of Cannabis may be Coming to Canada

Full legalization of cannabis may be coming to Canada sooner than expected.  In a shocking election on Monday, Justin Trudeau, the leader of Canada’s Liberal Party, claimed a surprising victory over the country’s current prime minister and Conservative Party...

By | October 13, 2015

Standard Tax Deductions not Granted to Marijuana Businesses

Since the legalization of cannabis in states like Washington, Oregon, and Colorado; a slew of new businesses have opened, fueled by entrepreneurs eager to cash in on this lucrative new industry. Unfortunately for most of them, though, the vast...

By | October 5, 2015

New Study Finds Cannabis is Safe Treating Chronic Pain

The use of cannabis in the treatment of chronic pain has been long debated, but in the face of increasing evidence of the profound health benefits provided by medical marijuana, the question of its safety has remained unanswered, but...

By | September 29, 2015

First Marijuana Resort Slated to Open….. in South Dakota

A state in which neither medical nor recreational marijuana sales are legal, will become home to the Nation’s first marijuana resort. In June, the Justice Department passed a new policy allowing for American Indian Tribes to operate marijuana business...

By | September 14, 2015

Treating Epilepsy with Medical Marijuana gives Family New Hope

Marijuana and epilepsy have been sharing a spot light over the last year, as more patients continue to explore medical marijuana as a potential treatment. Treating Epilepsy with medical marijuana has given many families a new hope. Canna Consulting...

By | September 9, 2015

Karl Keich to Join Dr. Sue Sisley and Speak at Southwest Cannabis Conference and Expo

If you’ve had a oppertunity to attend a Cannabis Conferences this year, chances are you’ve seen Cannabis Consulting Group Director Karl Keich speak at one of the events. As cannabis legislation makes it’s way across the U.S., so have...

By | August 28, 2015

California Moves to Regulate Medical Marijuana

Like many states that were early adopters of medical marijuana, California’s medical marijuana system is not regulated by a state agency. That is about to change though, as California’s Senate Appropriations Committee voted 5-1 this afternoon to gut, amend,...

By | August 11, 2015

Big Pharma Knocking on Cannabis’s Door

For those hoping that Big Pharma could still be blocked from the medical cannabis scene there is bad news: the deal is done. Big Pharma is knocking on cannabis’s door, looking for the first naturally-derived, Big Pharma-produced cannabis product...

By | July 22, 2015

Blue Ribbon Commission on Marijuana Policy makes 58 Policy Suggestions for Legalizing Marijuana in California

As California begins to layout a road map for legalizing marijuana, state lawmakers assembled a committee to put together a report delineating some of the possible challenges the state may face, and what they should prioritize as legislation is...