ASA Activist Newsletter - August 2016

| August 20, 2016 |

In the August 2016 Issue: Appeals Court Says DOJ Can’t Prosecute State-Legal Individuals DEA Again Denies Medical Value of Cannabis ASA Report Shows Cannabis Can Address Opioid Crisis Senate CBD Bill Introduced Patient Groups Urge Congress to Act on Medical...

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ASA Activist Newsletter - July 2016

| July 02, 2016 |

In the July 2016 Issue ASA Analysis Shows Cannabis is Misclassified as Schedule I Veterans Equal Access Amendment Blocked Despite House & Senate Approval Advocates and Senators Hold Briefing Urging Congressional Action New Research Act Would Remove Barriers but Not...

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ASA Activist Newsletter - June 2016

| June 03, 2016 |

In This Issue: Ohio Set to Become the 26th Medical Cannabis State New Cannabis Laboratory Accreditation Program Announced House Votes to Lift Gag on VA Doctors California Citizen Lobby Day Yields Results Activist Profile: Erin Miller, Iowa ACTION ALERT: Keep...

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ASA Activist Newsletter - May 2016

| May 07, 2016 |

In The May Issue New ASA Partnership to Support Patients’ Rights Federal Government Drops Dispensary Cases State Dept. Says DEA Can License More to Grow Cannabis Patient Groups Urge DEA to Reschedule Cannabis State Medical Cannabis Program Developments California Citizen...

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ASA Activist Newsletter - Apr 2016

| April 22, 2016 |

In this issue: Unity Conference Energizes Advocates ASA Celebrates 14th Anniversary UN Hears Calls for Reform from Patients Senate Panel Approves Two Medical Cannabis Amendments CARERS Act Gets More Co-Sponsors Pennsylvania Enacts Medical Cannabis Law, Finally Lawmakers in Three States...

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ASA Activist Newsletter - Mar 2016

| March 06, 2016 |

In this issue Unity 2016 to Bring Leading Experts and Advocates to DC Advocates Bring Patient Issues to United Nations Australia Passes Historic Medical Cannabis Law PFC Persuades Local Officials to Drop Cultivation Ban Pennsylvania Assembly Finally Set to Vote...

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ASA Activist Newsletter - Feb 2016

| February 04, 2016 |

In this issue Annual ASA Report on Safe Access Finds States Improving Bipartisan Congressional Letter Urges VA to End Medical Cannabis Ban Puerto Rico to Implement Limited Medical Cannabis Program Voters in Florida Get Another Chance at Initiative CBD Found...

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ASA Activist Newsletter - 2015 Year in Review

| January 02, 2016 |

In this issue Federal Legislation and Legal Action New Medical Cannabis Jurisdictions Changes to State Programs Research Developments International Developments ACTION ALERT: Renew Today and Recruit a Friend  

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ASA Activist Newsletter - Dec 2015

| December 05, 2015 |

In this issue: International Patient Coalition Seeks UN Action Advocates Urge Obama to Fire DEA Chief Senate Votes to Let VA Doctors Recommend Minnesota Adds Pain to Qualifying Conditions New York Enacts Emergency Measure Florida Selects Five Nurseries to Cultivate...

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ASA Activist Newsletter - Nov 2015

| November 04, 2015 |

In This Issue Federal Judge Lifts Injunction that Shut Dispensary Dispensary Report Details Benefits of Regulated Local Approach Scientific Society Launches Cannabis Research and Testing Group Think Tank Says Government Stifles Cannabis Research  California Medical Cannabis Regulation Bill Signed ACTION ALERT:...

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