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‘Grand result, just a tiny sin’

Campbell wrote: “To forbid or even seriously to restrict the use of so gracious a herb as hemp would cause widespread suffering and annoyance and to large bands of worshipped ascetics, deep-seated anger. It would rob the people of a solace in discomfort, of a cure in sickness, of a guardian whose gracious protection saves […]

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Iranian researchers produce high-quality (hemp) paper

Posted by Parvez Jabri   Researchers in Industrial University of Behbehan, Iran has produced the gel of hemp pulp nanofiber used in kraft paper production. If developed to industrial levels, it would rule out the imports of high-quality paper especially to produce cartons, Meher News Agency reported.   Full Article: http://www.brecorder.com/business-a-finance/industries-a-sectors/162487-iranian-researchers-produce-high-quality-paper.html

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Cannabis Extract Medicine Begins To Take Hold Worldwide

Justin Kander     Editor’s Note: Justin Kander is webmaster of the Phoenix Tears organization and author of the Comprehensive Report on the Cannabis Extract Movement, a 100-page report that examines and analyzes the mounting evidence in support of cannabis extracts as medicine. Recent news surrounding the use of cannabis extracts for cancer and other diseases has largely been concentrated in the United States, […]

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Nevada medical marijuana dispensary rules clear another hurdle

TOM RAGAN/LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL The biggest misunderstanding about medical marijuana, as explained by Vicki Higgins of Wellness Education Cannabis Advocates of Nevada. She delivered her remarks Friday after the state held it’s last public hearing on medical marijuana dispensaries.   Full Article: http://www.reviewjournal.com/news/nevada-medical-marijuana-dispensary-rules-clear-another-hurdle

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Las Vegas – Enlightenment sought at medicinal marijuana town hall

Reported by: Antonio Castelan Email: acastelan@mynews3.com LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) – Locals let Clark County commissioners know how they felt about medical marijuana Wednesday night at a town hall meeting. More than 300 people packed the Clark County Commissioners chambers to discuss medical marijuana dispensaries. Full Article: http://www.mynews3.com/content/news/story/medicinal-marijuana-clark-county-town-hall/7J70zd1pWEiL4npRPwPK3w.cspx

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Other states applaud Nevada’s proposed marijuana laws

Reported by: Vicki Gonzalez Email: vgonzalez@mynews3.com LAS VEGAS (KSNV & MyNews3) — Nevada’s proposed laws on medical marijuana dispensaries haven’t even been cemented, but already they’re being touted as some of the most robust and progressive the country has seen. “What Nevada is doing now is unprecedented to any other state,” said Paul Cody, who is a […]

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Dr Sanjay Gupta’s “WEED 2″ Documentary

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Hemp may help reduce piglet mortality

by ALLABOUTFEED   RESEARCH: Bioactive ingredients from industrial hemp will be used in new research to optimise the diets for sows and piglets, thus reducing post-weaning diarrhoea, the use of antibiotics and piglet mortality.   Full Article: http://www.allaboutfeed.net/Nutrition/Raw-Materials/2014/3/Hemp-may-help-reduce-piglet-mortality-and-diarrhoea-1477672W/  

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How to Prepare Hempseed for Fishing

    Hempseed is one of the most universally successful coarse fishing baits, accounting for many specimen Carp, Barbel, Tench, Chub and Roach. However, before it is used it must be carefully prepared so it doesn’t harm fish when it is eaten.   Full Article: http://www.wikihow.com/Prepare-Hempseed-for-Fishing

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Medical marijuana and ‘the entourage effect’

By Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN chief medical correspondent   “Here is the important point. Mechoulam, along with many others, said he believes all these components of the cannabis plant likely exert some therapeutic effect, more than any single compound alone. While science has not yet shown the exact role or mechanism for all these various compounds, […]

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