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New Governor Pushes Wisconsin Into Medical Cannabis Debate

Wisconsin Gov Tony Evers said at a news conference Monday that medical cannabis efforts are necessary as a criminal justice reform step.

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A First: National Institutes of Health Issues RFI on Cannabis Research Barriers

The request for information is NIH’s first on these barriers, and it includes eight participants, from the National Cancer Institute to the National Institute on Aging.

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Marlboro-Maker Altria Tinkers With Cannabis Flavors

In new patent applications, Altria and the University of Virginia focus on how to modify cannabis plants to “control the formation of terpenes that impart specific flavor and aroma characteristics.”