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UN to vote on WHO cannabis plan, MA recreational sales resume, California localities welcome marijuana & more

2020-05-30T14:03:08+00:00

A document prepared by the chair of the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) lays out a course to keep on track for December’s [...]

UN to vote on WHO cannabis plan, MA recreational sales resume, California localities welcome marijuana & more2020-05-30T14:03:08+00:00

Weed brands and products support LGBTQ organizations for Pride

2020-05-29T23:59:31+00:00

The celebration and support of Pride holds a special place in the cannabis community. Due to the tireless efforts of HIV/AIDS activists who dedicated their lives advocating for [...]

Weed brands and products support LGBTQ organizations for Pride2020-05-29T23:59:31+00:00

Weed brands and products support LGBTQ organizations for Pride

2020-05-29T23:47:18+00:00

The celebration and support of Pride holds a special place in the cannabis community. Due to the tireless efforts of HIV/AIDS activists who dedicated their lives advocating for [...]

Weed brands and products support LGBTQ organizations for Pride2020-05-29T23:47:18+00:00

What is “Thai” Weed and Why Do Cultivators Love This Landrace Strain?

2020-05-29T22:29:38+00:00

Image via If you’ve never heard of Thai weed, then you either haven’t been smoking cannabis that long, or you don’t listen to a lot of hip-hop. For [...]

What is “Thai” Weed and Why Do Cultivators Love This Landrace Strain?2020-05-29T22:29:38+00:00

Greentank’s vape hardware positions brands for the evolution of cannabis

2020-05-29T22:04:58+00:00

Brought to you by Greentank As one of the easiest, most convenient ways to consume, vapes hold a significant share of the cannabis market. It’s not hard to [...]

Greentank’s vape hardware positions brands for the evolution of cannabis2020-05-29T22:04:58+00:00

Impact of COVID-19 on cannabis retail sales varies by state

2020-05-29T20:32:40+00:00

While state cannabis markets have unique dynamics, sales generally have been strong during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Nancy Whiteman, CEO of Boulder, Colorado-based edibles company [...]

Impact of COVID-19 on cannabis retail sales varies by state2020-05-29T20:32:40+00:00

Earliest Evidence of Ritual Cannabis Discovered in 2,700-Year-Old Jewish Temple

2020-05-29T20:03:37+00:00

Israeli scientists have determined that burnt matter discovered in a 2,700-year-old Jewish temple was actually cannabis that contained enough THC to get someone lit. On Thursday, archaeologists at [...]

Earliest Evidence of Ritual Cannabis Discovered in 2,700-Year-Old Jewish Temple2020-05-29T20:03:37+00:00

Canopy Growth reshapes strategy after reporting CA$1.3 billion loss

2020-05-29T18:55:33+00:00

The lobby of Canopy Growth's Tweed facility in Smiths Falls, Ontario. (Photo by Justin Tang) International cannabis giant Canopy Growth Corp. lost ground in Canada’s growing recreational marijuana [...]

Canopy Growth reshapes strategy after reporting CA$1.3 billion loss2020-05-29T18:55:33+00:00

Doctors Prescribe Certain Opioids 20% Less in Medical Marijuana States, Study Finds

2020-05-29T18:27:08+00:00

Rates of certain opioid prescriptions are as much as 20 percent lower in states with legal medical cannabis than in prohibition states, a new study has found. The [...]

Doctors Prescribe Certain Opioids 20% Less in Medical Marijuana States, Study Finds2020-05-29T18:27:08+00:00

Arkansas high court allows marijuana permit dispute to move forward

2020-05-29T18:15:13+00:00

In a split decision, the Arkansas Supreme Court ruled that a would-be medical marijuana cultivator who sued the state over alleged unfair business licensing application treatment can proceed [...]

Arkansas high court allows marijuana permit dispute to move forward2020-05-29T18:15:13+00:00

Bankruptcy still not an option for cannabis companies

2020-05-29T17:28:11+00:00

Federal bankruptcy protections remain unavailable for marijuana companies, even though the medical cannabis industry has been deemed “essential” during the COVID-19 pandemic by every state that has a [...]

Bankruptcy still not an option for cannabis companies2020-05-29T17:28:11+00:00

Struggling Canadian cannabis producer pulls out of Jamaica

2020-05-29T16:57:21+00:00

Cannabis producer Green Organic Dutchman (TGOD) is no longer pursuing opportunities in Jamaica so it can focus on its struggling Canadian operations, the Mississauga, Ontario-based company said this [...]

Struggling Canadian cannabis producer pulls out of Jamaica2020-05-29T16:57:21+00:00