Fri.Jul 19, 2019

Kirsten Gillibrand Explains Cannabis Privilege and We’re Here for It


The Democratic presidential candidate stands and delivers on a difficult question in a tough room. The post Kirsten Gillibrand Explains Cannabis Privilege and We’re Here for It appeared first on Leafly. Politics Election 2020 war on drugs

Bloomberg Article Shows Thailand To Be Medical Cannabis Leader In Asia

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Bloomberg report. The forecast for the legal cannabis market in Asia is rosy—it’s expected to swell to $8.5 billion by 2024 from practically nothing today. One of the main questions surrounding this potential market is which country will establish an early lead as a supplier.

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How Will Marijuana Legalization in the U.S. Affect Legal Substances?


A common argument we often hear (and use) is that the health risks of cannabis are much less than those associated with tobacco and alcohol. The question, then, is just how important is this to the average consumer? Alcohol and tobacco are widely consumed and accepted in our society to some degree. But apparently this does not mean marijuana will eclipse them both.

Main Street Marijuana joins voluntary industry testing program

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Recent customers at Main Street Marijuana in Vancouver’s Uptown Village neighborhood have likely noticed a new set of signs prominently displayed in some of the store’s display cases. They’re hard to miss: a giant red OK logo on a black background.

How to Identify and Shop for High-Quality Cannabis Oil


Learn more about what to look for when shopping for a clean, high-quality cannabis oil, and explore questions to help your budtender guide you to your next favorite concentrate. The post How to Identify and Shop for High-Quality Cannabis Oil appeared first on Leafly.

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Washington Marijuana: Is the Residency Requirement Doomed?

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On June 26, 2019 the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) issued a ruling in Tennessee Wine and Spirits Retailers Association v. Thomas invalidating a two-year residency requirement for Tennessee retail liquor stores.

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Another Step Forward for Cannabis Banking

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Cannabis Banking. By: Nabil Rodriguez, Esq. & & Victor Fox*. On Tuesday July 23, the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs will discuss the growing need to provide banking services to cannabis businesses.

Minnesota Group’s Push to Legalize: ‘Taxation, Revenue, Entrepreneurship’


The group's funding is likely to come from the cannabis industry: businesses and others who are investing in production, marketing, and distribution in other states and in Canada. The post Minnesota Group’s Push to Legalize: ‘Taxation, Revenue, Entrepreneurship’ appeared first on Leafly.

Post Malone Launches Shaboink Hemp Pre-Rolls

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LOS ANGELES, July 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global superstar Post Malone, founder of hemp and cannabis brand Shaboink, announced today the launch of American grown hemp pre-rolls by Shaboink through a strategic partnership with Icon Farms, and world-renowned cultivator Mario Guzman, Founder of designer cannabis brand Sherbinskis.

The Roll-Up #97: Where Is Kamala Harris on Cannabis?


This week we look into Kamala Harris's legalization record, Kansas's CBD confusion, and California's cannabis crackdown. The post The Roll-Up #97: Where Is Kamala Harris on Cannabis? appeared first on Leafly. Podcasts Politics podcasts the roll-up

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Michigan’s Social Equity Program, Details Published

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The Michigan Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA) have announced the details of the state’s Social Equity Program.

Illicit Toronto Dispensary Refuses to Be Stonewalled


Despite multiple closure orders and physical deterrents, Toronto's illicit dispensary chain CAFE won’t quit. The post Illicit Toronto Dispensary Refuses to Be Stonewalled appeared first on Leafly. Canada Politics dispensaries law enforcement retail stores Toronto

Oregon: OLCC’s Compliance Notices For July 2019

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The Commission approved the following fines and/or marijuana license suspensions, license surrenders, or marijuana worker permit surrender based on stipulated settlements: Green Depot * will surrender its recreational marijuana wholesaler license for six violations, and each licensee will receive a letter of reprimand.

Namaste Technologies: Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results

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TORONTO, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Namaste Technologies Inc. Namaste" or the "Company") (TSXV: N) (FRANKFURT: M5BQ) (OTCMKTS: NXTTF) today announced its interim financial results for the second quarter ended May 31, 2019. All financial figures are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise indicated.

WSLB Publishes Alert On Latest MJ Freeway Outage

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Tyson Ranch Partners with First Annual Antigua Cannabis Conference

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EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyson Ranch, Mike Tyson's cannabis/health & wellness company, will partner with the first annual Antigua Cannabis Conference-- offering their support and resources to the event, which is set to take place in April 2020.

CannTrust in Need of a “White Knight,” says Bloomberg


Things continue to look bleak for CannTrust, the embattled licensed producer who made headlines over its five unlicensed, hidden grow rooms. The company certainly carved its name in the industry, winning or being nominated for multiple product awards. However, no amount of recognition will save them from an ever-worsening situation, as they face the very real possibility of losing their license entirely.

International Cannabis to Supply New Zealand’s NUBU Pharmaceuticals With Portfolio of Full-Spectrum Pharmaceutical THC/CBD Products

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July 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ICC International Cannabis Corp. CSE: WRLD.U)(FWB:

Legal, Regulatory and Social Roadblocks Hamper Colombia’s Rise in the Marijuana Market


Colombia’s 2015 rise into the medical cannabis market may have the momentum, but the country has several obstacles to face before its projected success comes to fruition, according to The Motley Foo l. Although Colombia has all of the necessities to make it a world leader in cannabis cultivation – ideal climate, abundance of skilled labour and lower average pay rates – making the product is just one part in a large process.

Hemp Industry Daily: US Senate calls for hemp answers from White House

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Here’s the introduction to their report. Several Trump administration officials are headed to the U.S. Senate next week to answer questions about looming hemp and CBD rules.