Mark Hudson

Mark Hudson is a writer and app. developer who returned to Colorado in 2013 after fifteen years working overseas.

Neuroscience Powerhouse DNI to Set Up Cannabis Research Center

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AMHERST, N.Y. 3 June, 2015 – The largest private neuroscience institute in the United States just inked a deal to establish a clinical research center for medical marijuana. Dent Neurologic Institute will partner with Lewiston-based Herbal Agriculture to develop protocols for treating neurological disorders with cannabis. Herbal Agriculture, until recently ...

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Louisiana Set to Dump Cannabis Penalties

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BATON ROUGE, LA. 27 May, 2015 – Louisiana’s jaw-dropping penalties for marijuana possession could soon be dumped in history’s trash basket, with the passage of two bills this month. Senate Bill 241, sponsored by Jean Paul “JP” Morrell, was approved by a floor vote of 27 to 12 on 25 ...

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Cannabis Testing Begins in Nevada Lab

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LAS VEGAS, NV. 27 May, 2015 — Cannabis testing begins in Nevada today, after months of bureaucratic limbo, with state officials deliberating over pesticide and contamination standards. DigiPath Labs is now providing a full range of marijuana analysis at its Las Vegas laboratory under the direction of Cindy Orser, PhD. ...

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Maryland Gov. Hogan Deploys Bong Veto

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ANNAPOLIS, MD. 22 May, 2015 – Maryland Governor Larry Hogan (R) seized the opportunity on Friday to veto a bill which would have closed a loophole in the state’s 2014 decriminalization law. When the state decriminalized possession of small amounts of cannabis, possession of bongs and other cannabis paraphernalia was ...

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