APPLICATIONS FROM FACILITIES WANTING TO SELL OR GROW MARIJUANA IN AUGUST. THERE WAS A SEMINAR TODAY TO ADDRESS THE GROWING INTEREST AND CURIOSITY ABOUT MEDICAL MARIJUANA. THE GROUP PHARMACOLOGY UNIVERSITY MISSOURI BROUGHT EXPERTS TO THE EMBASSY SUITES IN KANSAS CITY. FOR A FREE SUMMIT TO EDUCATE PEOPLE ABOUT THE BENEFITS OF MEDICAL CANNABIS. THE GOAL IS TO SQUASH THE STIGMA OR MARIJUANA AND SHOW ITS MANY MEDICAL APPLICATIONS. FOR PRESIDENT ANA DE JESUS, THE MISSION IS PERSONAL….
While cannabis wasn’t really a hot topic in the Democratic presidential debate last week, it was trending in the news after Illinois Gov. J. B. Pritzker printed his autograph on the legalization bill, making the state the 11th to legalize adult-use marijuana. Commenting on the issue, Debra Borchart, CEO of Green Market Report, told Benzinga what she likes most about Illinois’ approach is “that the legislation will also expunge the records of over 700,000 residents convicted of…