Carl’s Cannabis Corner – April 6, 2014

It’s an open phone today: (567) 314-2730. The access code is 420420# (four twenty, four twenty, pound sign). The show begins at 1:00 p.m. Central Time.

Today, we’re going to discuss:

Legislative Alert

You need to contact your state senator right now and ask for their vote in favor of SR 112. You can find your state senator here.

We will also talk about CBD oil:

April 6, 2014 – Iowa
Cannabis oil bill has life
March 20, 2014 – Utah HB105
HB105
March 20, 2014 – Alabama SB174
SB174
March 2014 – Iowa – See Page 43
Iowa Office of Drug Control Policy Lies about Sativex
March 2014 – CNN Weed2 – Dr. Sanjay Gupta
Dr. Nora Volkow, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse
Dr. Gupta said:

“Marijuana is classified as a Schedule I substance, defined as ‘the most dangerous’ drugs ‘with no currently accepted medical use.'”

“Neither of those statements has ever been factual. Even many of the most ardent critics of medical marijuana don’t agree with the Schedule I classification, knowing how it’s impeded the ability to conduct needed research on the plant.”

“Even the head of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, Dr. Nora Volkow, seems to have softened her stance; she told me she believes we need to loosen restrictions for researchers.”