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Company in Discussions With Certified NFL Agent About Coming Launch of Cannabis Supplement

North American Cannabis Holdings, Inc. (USMJ) today announced ongoing discussions with a Texas based, certified NFL agent in conjunction with the coming launch of a proprietary cannabis infused therapeutic supplement. In light of the recent risks facing football players made very public in the recent movie ‘Concussion’, many current and former NFL players are now…
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Pennsylvania Senate Approves Medical Marijuana; Traumatic Brain injury and Post-Concussion Syndrome Among Qualifying Conditions

The State Senate in Pennsylvania has approved a bill with a 40-7 vote, which would legalize the use of medical marijuana. Dana Ulrich, the mother of a daughter with epilepsy and one of the supporters of the bill, is cautiously optimistic about how the House will vote. “Going into the House, of course, we’re nervous because we…
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Another Former NFL Player Says League Should Allow Pot Use, in Part to Alleviate Concussion Symptoms

Former Denver Bronco Nate Jackson suggested at a conference in Denver the NFL should allow marijuana use, primarily so players can treat the physical pain without becoming reliant on opiate painkillers. As reported by the Associated Press, Jackson told attendees of the Cannabis Business Executives Breakfast that he felt “like I exited the game with…
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