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Canadian cannabis firms now eligible for Trade Commissioner Service support

2020-01-24T11:34:21+00:00

Medical marijuana companies in Canada interested in exploring business opportunities overseas are eligible to receive financial aid and other forms of support from Canada’s Trade Commissioner Service (TCS). [...]

Canadian cannabis firms now eligible for Trade Commissioner Service support2020-01-24T11:34:21+00:00

Cannabis firms cautiously optimistic New York could legalize adult-use sales this year

2020-01-24T11:30:08+00:00

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has revived the prospects for legalizing adult-use marijuana sales in 2020 through the state’s Legislature, but cannabis businesses are taking a tentative approach [...]

Cannabis firms cautiously optimistic New York could legalize adult-use sales this year2020-01-24T11:30:08+00:00

Vermont Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Decriminalize Psychedelics and Kratom

2020-01-23T23:48:43+00:00

A Vermont lawmaker wants to relax the laws surrounding psychedelics. In a bill introduced Wednesday, state Rep. Brian Cina took the first step toward decriminalizing psilocybin, peyote, ayahuasca and [...]

Vermont Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Decriminalize Psychedelics and Kratom2020-01-23T23:48:43+00:00

Why Don’t We Talk About “Set and Setting” When It Comes to Cannabis?

2020-01-23T23:20:01+00:00

I spark up a joint after dinner. I’m sprawled out on the couch in my pajamas, cuddled up with my dogs and partner, and I exhale relief. Winding [...]

Why Don’t We Talk About “Set and Setting” When It Comes to Cannabis?2020-01-23T23:20:01+00:00

California to require special code for all marijuana retailers

2020-01-23T23:09:03+00:00

Citing the 2019 vaping crisis, California cannabis regulators on Thursday mandated that licensed marijuana retailers and distributors display a QR code in order to differentiate legal cannabis businesses from illicit [...]

California to require special code for all marijuana retailers2020-01-23T23:09:03+00:00

Cherokee Nation Will No Longer Demand THC Abstinence From Employees

2020-01-23T23:03:46+00:00

“Landscapes are changing, and the Cherokee Nation needed to modernize its HR policies to reflect those changes,” said Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. in a January 15 press [...]

Cherokee Nation Will No Longer Demand THC Abstinence From Employees2020-01-23T23:03:46+00:00

Detroit medical cannabis store hit with vape recall

2020-01-23T22:03:47+00:00

Michigan regulators recalled 9,380 vaping cartridges containing vitamin E acetate sold by a licensed medical marijuana dispensary in Detroit. The vape cartridges recalled by the state’s Marijuana Regulatory Agency [...]

Detroit medical cannabis store hit with vape recall2020-01-23T22:03:47+00:00

No edibles under New Zealand’s medical cannabis scheme, government says

2020-01-23T21:11:32+00:00

Businesses will be barred from marketing cannabis edibles under New Zealand’s medical program, which kicks off in April, the government confirmed to Marijuana Business Daily, eliminating for now [...]

No edibles under New Zealand’s medical cannabis scheme, government says2020-01-23T21:11:32+00:00

How this craft cannabis producer converges science & tradition

2020-01-23T21:03:10+00:00

Jesse Milns/Leafly Cannabis is undeniably the latest economic sector to enter the world of craft production. For some licensed producers, a focus on craft is about helping consumers [...]

How this craft cannabis producer converges science & tradition2020-01-23T21:03:10+00:00

Michigan Recalls 9,300 Legal THC Vapes Over Vitamin E Additives

2020-01-23T20:43:13+00:00

Michigan cannabis regulators have recalled over 9,000 vaping products that tested positive for vitamin E acetate, a vape oil cutting agent that health authorities believe is responsible for [...]

Michigan Recalls 9,300 Legal THC Vapes Over Vitamin E Additives2020-01-23T20:43:13+00:00

Vermont May Become the First State to Decriminalize Natural Psychedelics

2020-01-23T20:33:52+00:00

Vermont legislators have just proposed a new bill that would decriminalize four different plant-based medicines, joining a nationwide effort to decriminalize natural hallucinogenic compounds. This week, state Representative [...]

Vermont May Become the First State to Decriminalize Natural Psychedelics2020-01-23T20:33:52+00:00

Detroit Officials May Stall Adult-Use Pot Businesses Amidst Increase in Violence

2020-01-23T20:08:56+00:00

A city council member has proposed that Detroit extend its decision to temporarily opt-out of Michigan’s newly legal recreational cannabis market while a plan to ensure local participation [...]

Detroit Officials May Stall Adult-Use Pot Businesses Amidst Increase in Violence2020-01-23T20:08:56+00:00

Chicago Activists Want “Peddler’s Licenses” to Legally Sell Weed on the Streets

2020-01-23T19:44:21+00:00

A group of Chicago activists are asking the state of Illinois to create a new cannabis license that will allow aspiring entrepreneurs to sell weed in public places. [...]

Chicago Activists Want “Peddler’s Licenses” to Legally Sell Weed on the Streets2020-01-23T19:44:21+00:00

Cresco Labs secures up to $200 million in debt for marijuana operations

2020-01-23T19:26:55+00:00

Cresco Labs, a multistate cannabis operator based in Chicago, said it has secured up to $200 million in debt funding from a syndicate of lenders. The money is [...]

Cresco Labs secures up to $200 million in debt for marijuana operations2020-01-23T19:26:55+00:00

A Former DEA Chief Just Joined a CBD Advisory Board for Giant Food Corporations

2020-01-23T19:08:13+00:00

The first female head of the DEA, Karen Tandy, recently joined the CBD advisory board at the Consumer Brands Association, a national trade group that represents megacorporations like [...]

A Former DEA Chief Just Joined a CBD Advisory Board for Giant Food Corporations2020-01-23T19:08:13+00:00