Advancing Medical Cannabis
Therapeutics and Research

For over 20 years Americans for Safe Access has been empowering patients and stakeholders to create safe access to medical cannabis.

 

ASA Members

150,000+

 

Medical Cannabis States

41

 

Legal Cannabis Patients

6,000,000 +

 

Advocates Trained

250,000+

 

Who We Serve

Patients

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Medical Professionals

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Policymakers and Regulators

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Cannabis Businesses

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Check Your State's Legislation

Medical cannabis laws and protections vary dramatically from state to state and change frequently.

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In the News

  • South Carolinians: Medical Cannabis is Not Off the Table for 2024, Action is Needed!

    February 07, 2024

    Yesterday, the South Carolina Senate voted in favor of a “call for a special order,”...

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  • Breaking: HHS Report on Cannabis move to Schedule III Released

    January 12, 2024

    For over 2 decades Americans for Safe Access (ASA) has been advocating for a change...

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  • Indiana to Consider Medical Cannabis in 2024!

    January 08, 2024

    on January 8, 2024, Indiana Representative Lucas (R-69) introduced House Bill 1146 simply titled “Medical...

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  • 2023 REVIEW & 2024 PREVIEW: MEDICAL CANNABIS IN HEADLINES

    January 03, 2024

    As we step into a new year, it's time to reflect on the headlines we...

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  • We are thankful for you!

    November 22, 2023

    For over 20 years, we have had the honor to work alongside our incredible members...

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  • SCHEDULE III Fears, Facts & the Future

    September 13, 2023

    Navigating Medical Cannabis in the Federal Arena The news of Health and Human Services’ (HHS)...

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  • FDA JUST UNLOCKED A DOOR FOR CANNABIS POLICY, WILL CONGRESS PUSH IT OPEN?

    August 31, 2023

    What just Happened On Wednesday, Bloomberg news reported that Health and Human Services (HHS) is...

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  • Prioritize Consumer Safety: Our response to a Congressional Request for Information on Federal Ca...

    August 22, 2023

    Last week, Americans for Safe Access responded to a bicameral Congressional Request for Information on...

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  • WHILE CONGRESS IS TAKING THEIR AUGUST RECESS, LET’S RESET OUR COMMITMENT TO MEDICAL CANNABIS ADVO...

    August 14, 2023

    Let’s be honest, medical cannabis is not the most pressing issue in Washington these days....

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  • Rescheduling Medical Cannabis

    August 01, 2023

    A New Agency – the Office of Medical Cannabis and Cannabinoid Control (OMCCC) proposed by...

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Access Accelerators


Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps

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Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps are synonymous with Old-World quality and time-honored simplicity, which can be traced back to the family’s German-Jewish soap-making tradition. Born in 1908 to a Jewish family that had been making soap since 1858, Emanuel Bronner was the third generation certified as a master soapmaker under the guild system of the time. In 1929, he brought his formulas for high-quality liquid and bar soaps to America, starting Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps in its current form in 1948. 2008 marks both the 60th anniversary of Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps in America and the 150th anniversary of our family’s first soapmaking activity in southern Germany. We strive to honor our heritage with progressive business practices while devoting profits to worthwhile causes and charities worldwide.

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Herbivore Botanicals

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Every ingredient that we include in our products is there for a specific therapeutic reason. We do not use fillers of any kind, meaning that almost every ingredient in our products is an “active” ingredient. This results in pure, highly concentrated, and effective formulas that are a rarity in the skincare and cosmetics world today. All of our formulas are original, created and tested by us, on real people — never on animals and always from scratch. All of our products have an emphasis on organic, high-quality, and food-grade ingredients.
Knowing that everything we put on our skin quickly absorbs into our bodies, we ethically source the finest raw natural materials the earth has to offer. With ingredients ranging from French pink clay to Brazilian gemstones, we formulate treatments that combine essential vitamins, minerals, and botanicals to restore skin to its optimum health and vitality.
In addition to creating products that give you noticeable results, we also create our products with personal rejuvenation and a little indulgence in mind. We believe that daily bathing and skincare rituals should be enjoyable — a way to carve out some much-needed downtime in your hectic routine. From thoughtfully designed packaging and labels that really allow our ingredients to shine through, to intoxicating scents and luxurious textures, we truly want you to love your skincare and bathing routines.
Founded by Julia Wills and Alexander Kummerow in 2011 in their Seattle kitchen.

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https://www.herbivorebotanicals.com/

 

3C Cannabis Consulting

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Our mission is to be the premier advisory firm for cannabis businesses at all stages of development, from basic planning to enterprise-level scaling and international expansion.

https://www.3ccannabis.com/

 

Metrc

Metrc is the most trusted and experienced provider of cannabis regulatory systems in the United States. Our solution combines advanced software, radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology, a dedicated customer support team, and a secure database to track and trace cannabis from seed, growth, harvest, and processing to testing, transport, and sale. Our seed-to-sale data provides valuable insights to growers, processors, retailers, and regulators to help ensure a safe and compliant cannabis industry.

https://www.metrc.com/

 

Peak Supply

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Peak Supply Co offers one of the largest strain-specific terpene and flavor-infused blends inventories and bulk terpene isolate selections on the internet. We release new strains every week making our company the one-stop shop for your terpene needs. We take pride in bringing nothing but the best for our clients which is why we are THE ONLY company online with a product guarantee. Customer service, quality products, and the best pricing make Peak Supply Co the people’s #1 choice.

Compassionate Contributors

 

LESS+MORE

LESS+MORE is an independent, award-winning branding agency. We work with organizations of all sizes and types, in branding, design, interactive, and advertising. We focus on one thing: delivering creative that works.

Reach us at [email protected] or 619-341-9239.

http://lessandmore.com/

 

SnapSlide

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Our mission is to introduce a new standard in child-resistant packaging - an innovation that is convenient for all and life-changing for many. We look forward to discussing what SnapSlide can do for you.

Friends of ASA


American Herbal Products Association (AHPA)

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Founded in 1982, the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) is the national trade association and voice of the herbal products industry. AHPA is comprised of more than 350 member companies, consisting primarily of domestic and foreign companies doing business as growers, processors, manufacturers and marketers of herbs and herbal products as foods, dietary supplements, cosmetics, and non-prescription drugs, and also including companies that provide expert services to the herbal trade. AHPA's mission is to promote the responsible commerce of herbal products to ensure that consumers continue to enjoy informed access to a wide variety of herbal goods.

(301) 588-1171
[email protected]
http://www.ahpa.org/

 

New Cannabis Ventures

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New Cannabis Ventures contributes original content and curates quality news on only the most promising cannabis companies and the most influential investors, allowing you to save time as you stay on top of the latest trends in this dynamic industry.

https://www.newcannabisventures.com/

 

Street Pulse

StreetPulse is a New York-based data mining company that provides insightful strategies to its clients.

The company uses its proprietary technology and 20 years’ experience of data collection, analysis and distribution to create unique solutions for established and growing organizations & markets.

[email protected]

https://www.streetpulse.com

 

Ganja Goddess

Ganja Goddess is a licensed medical and adult-use cannabis delivery company that curates a wide variety of cannabis products, carefully selected from our favorite growers, brands, and manufacturers.

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https://goddessdelivers.com

 

Marijuana Clones Online

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Marijuana Clones Online is dedicated to bringing top-shelf genetics to medical patients and home growers across the United States. With over 20 premium, commercial-grade clone strains available at any given time you can be sure you'll find the perfect strains for your next grow. As a clone-only business that produces 10,000-30,000 clones monthly in their completely sterile facility, they can offer a 100% pest-free and powdery mildew-free guarantee. All clones and mother plants are treated 3x per week with a proprietary IPM protocol, as well as dipped and sprayed with wettable sulfur pre-shipment to ensure the healthiest clones for their customers. Give them a try today and start growing dispensary-quality cannabis at home! Now shipping to all 50 states!

714-844-0807

[email protected]

https://marijuanaclonesonline.com/

 

Nova Analytic Labs

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Nova Analytic Labs is the most trusted next-gen testing and consulting partner of the cannabis and hemp sectors. Our accredited laboratories and team of scientists, engineers and innovators developed user-friendly platforms and proven advanced technologies that deliver comprehensive, accurate, real-time results that operators can trust. Not just a fee-for-service testing lab, Nova stays the course with its partners, helping identify problems, mitigate risk, optimize processes and contribute to their overall success. As we enter a new era of cannabis, our testing solutions are creating a better, safer future.

207-466-4661

https://testnovalabs.com/

 

Partner Groups


Council for Federal Cannabis Regulation

The Council for Federal Cannabis Regulation (CFCR) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit based in Washington, DC. The mission of CFCR is to assist the government, and specifically-federal regulatory agencies, to rethink, develop, and implement evidence-based cannabis regulations. Our overarching goal is the de-stigmatization, normalization, and legitimization of cannabis on behalf of consumers, professionals, organizations, and businesses who support and serve them. We do this by serving as a conduit for informed scientific research, inclusive education, and by mainstreaming the best practices that enable the industry to maximize its potential.

https://www.uscfcr.org/

 

Cannabis Patient Care

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Cannabis Patient Care is an educational resource for medical professionals and patients on the latest research and treatment options cannabis offers.

https://www.cannapatientcare.com/

We're happy to say that all ASA members can receive a free subscription to Cannabis Patient Care magazine. So head to our Members Only section to sign up today. If you can't access the page, you may need to renew your membership or contact Geoffrey Marshall for assistance.

 

 

Orrick

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We focus on serving the Technology, Energy & Infrastructure and Finance sectors globally. Clients worldwide call on our teams for forward-looking commercial advice on transactions, litigation and compliance matters. We bring distinctive quality, teamwork and value to the table – and innovate in everything we do.

https://www.orrick.com/

 

US Pain Foundation

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The mission of U.S. Pain Foundation is to educate, empower, connect, and advocate for people living with chronic conditions that cause pain. As a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to serving those who live with painful conditions and their care providers, U.S. Pain Foundation helps individuals find resources and inspiration.

800.910.2462
[email protected]
https://uspainfoundation.org

 

International Medical Cannabis Patient Coalition

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Patient advocacy has been key in gaining rights for individuals to use cannabis under the care of a physician world-wide. Patient advocates must over come cultural fears of the cannabis plant, the illegal status of the use of cannabis as a medicine, and the gap in education for patients and medical professionals. While we may speak different languages and live under varying governmental structures; compassion, science and human health are the same in every language, in every country, and in every doctors office.

http://imcpc.org/

 

American Chemical Society

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Founded in 1876 and chartered by the U.S. Congress, we are the world’s largest scientific society. Our mission is to advance the broader chemistry enterprise and its practitioners for the benefit of Earth and its people. Our vision is to improve people’s lives through the transforming power of chemistry.

https://www.acs.org/

 

Evoke Law

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Evoke Law is an intellectual property law firm based in San Francisco. Established in 2009 (as Mary L. Shapiro Law), we have focused on protecting cannabis brands under a complex federal and state law legislative and regulatory scheme to register trademarks. We support multiple industry organizations with pro bono Trademark legal services, including Americans for Safe Access, Marijuana Policy Project, California Cannabis Industry Association, Origins Council, and the International Cannabis Bar Association.

 

The Cannabis Community

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The Cannabis Community is a Chicago-based media platform that is powered by its members, marketplace, and consumer insights.

https://www.thecannabiscommunity.org/

 

CannaKeys

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With CannaKeys 360, unlock the science of cannabis and the endocannabinoid system and understand the state of the science in real time. Access a database of over 3500 published studies for over 240 conditions searching by health condition, cannabinoid, terpene, or organ system. Search results feature dashboard summaries and insights including clinical dosing summaries, chemotype guidance, full study lists with details, and summary information. With CannaKeys 360 you have a real-time, meta-analysis of the latest research at your fingertips.

https://cannakeys.com

We're very pleased to announce that all ASA members will receive a 30% discount on their CannaKeys subscription. So head to our Members Only section to receive your discount. If you can't access the page, you may need to renew your membership or contact Geoffrey Marshall for assistance.

 

The Cannigma

The Cannigma is all about answering cannabis questions — with research. From treatments and conditions to how to roll a joint, we combine scrupulous fact-checking with editorial flair to tell readers what they need to know.

https://cannigma.com/

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