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California mounts largest crackdown on illegal pot shops in LA

This Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019 photo provided by the Department of Consumer Affairs shows suspects from Save Greens Cannabis dispensary being taken into custody by law enforcement for operating without…

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Canopy, the biggest player in Canadian cannabis, is entering the US

For the last few years, products containing cannabidiol—the cannabis-derived compound commonly known as CBD—have proliferated, from vape pens to face creams, tinctures to dog treats. But while CBD companies seem…

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Ready for Secret Sesh? Dec. 7th 2019

Are you ready for Secret Sesh? Dec. 7th 2019 Have you ever been sitting there on a Saturday with all your favorite people and thought, “There has to be someplace…

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Public support for legalizing weed is growing in the UK

Twice as many adults in the UK are now in full support of legalising cannabis, compared to those that oppose it. A new poll, via YouGov and commissioned by the…

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Millennial Money: How to join the cannabis business boom

Marijuana is having a moment. Experts recently dubbed cannabis the fastest-growing industry in the U.S. Legal weed generated $10.4 billion in the United States in 2018, and the number of…

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cannabis company Harborside joins other US firms by listing on Canadian exchange

San Francisco , CA – Harborside, a prominent Bay Area dispensary chain, wants to establish itself as the dominant player in Northern California’s cannabis industry. To do that, it’s gone…

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Recreational marijuana goes on sale Jan. 1 in Illinois. Dispensaries are already getting ready.

Recreational marijuana is just a signature away from being legal in Illinois, and dispensaries are staffing up, remodeling, and wasting no time preparing for new foot traffic. Illinois lawmakers approved…

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Intellectual property battle over cannabis products already being fought

The New Zealand cannabis referendum next year could mean big changes. Experts are expecting overseas competition in an industry race to patent medical marijuana products ahead of next year’s cannabis referendum.…

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Second Arkansas medical marijuana dispensary given green light to open

HOT SPRINGS (KATV) — Green Springs Medical has been given the go-ahead from Alcohol Beverage Control enforcement agents to begin selling medical marijuana to patients – the second dispensary to…

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GOP Senator Says Congress Must Pass Marijuana Banking Bill That He’s Yet To Cosponsor

Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) said in a new interview that the federal government’s national prohibition of marijuana doesn’t make sense and that Congress must, at a minimum, pass legislation to…

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SF health department orders CBD wellness store to clear out edibles

If you’re thinking about opening up a store dedicated to hemp-derived CBD products, think again. Gus Daibis, who opened Sidewalk Wellness on 21st Street earlier this month, learned the hard…

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Local and federal lawmakers working to lift cannabis restrictions, remove convictions

PORTLAND, Ore. — While recreational pot has been legal in Oregon for more than three years now, lawmakers at the state and federal level are still working to help businesses…

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This crop will change California. Can an Oakdale group make hemp a major cash crop?

California’s Central Valley is already the bread basket for the nation. But now a new Oakdale company — in partnership with the University of California, Davis — wants to help…

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Medical marijuana dispensaries bill passes Georgia House

The Georgia House approved a bill Tuesday that would allow medical marijuana oil to be sold to registered patients, giving them a legal way to obtain a drug that they’re already…

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End the cannabis banking problem

Washington had a turning point in the national debate over banking and cannabis this month. For the first time, Congress held a hearing on the issue, with lawmakers and witnesses…

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What Parents Should and Need to Know About CBD

Recently, my teenage son and I had lunch at a well-known restaurant in Los Angeles. As we waited for our breakfast to arrive, I noticed a sign on the table.…

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Branding Becomes Key as CBD is Expected to Overtake the Cannabis Market

POINT ROBERTS, Wash. and DELTA, British Columbia, Feb. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Investorideas.com, a leading investor news resource covering hemp and cannabis stocks releases a snapshot reporting on the…

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Whats the Better Cannabis Stock?: Aurora Cannabis vs. KushCo Holdings

Aurora Cannabis (NYSE:ACB) and KushCo Holdings (NASDAQOTH:KSHB) are two marijuana stocks that are about as different as night and day. Aurora claims a market cap of more than $5.7 billion…

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How CBD helps with chronic pain and anxiety

Chronic pain can be a very devastating diagnosis. For those of us without this condition, it’s hard to imagine what someone with chronic pain is going through. Chronic pain is…

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Marijuana will be legal in Michigan on Dec. 6, 2018 – What you need to know

The official certification of the 2018 election results Monday begins a 10-day clock for legal weed in Michigan. But even though the law doesn’t take effect until Dec. 6, prosecutors…

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