Tallahassee Will Cease Prosecutions of Marijuana Possession Cases

Marijuana possession cases will no longer be prosecuted in Tallahassee, Florida and the surrounding area, according to a letter to law enforcement agencies from the State Attorney. The action was taken in response to the legalization of hemp in Florida … Read the article

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Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Sue Facebook For Disabling Business Pages

A group of cannabis businesses in Tulsa say they have been negatively affected by social media bans, and they are no longer taking the alleged discrimination lying down. Led by the Ye Olde Apothecary Shoppe, eight dispensaries have announced that … Read the article

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Utah Considers Changes to Medical Marijuana Law Amid Concerns from Counties

First, it was approved by Utah voters. Then, it was advanced by lawmakers. But there are still plenty of concerns surrounding the state’s new medical marijuana law, prompting legislators there to consider tweaks before the program is fully implemented. … Read the article

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Was Oregon’s Oversupply Problem Ever Really a Problem?

It appears that Oregon has successfully emerged from what the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) described as six years of oversupply in the 2019 Recreational Marijuana Supply and Demand Legislative Report published in January. (PDF) But according to business-to-business … Read the article

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Innovation Shares Debuts Exchange-Traded Fund for Investing in Cannabis

Financial firm Innovation Shares announced earlier this month that it has launched the Cannabis ETF, a new exchange-traded fund for investing in the cannabis industry. The passively-managed ETF is now available to investors and is trading under the ticker symbol … Read the article

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The High Priestess: A Stoner’s Guide to Leo Season

Suns out, bums out, it’s time to spark it up in honor of the heat. We’ve made it past Eclipse season and now we get to celebrate. Summertime sadness WHOMST? We’ve officially departed from the emotive world of watery Cancer … Read the article

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Seattle Hempfest Threatened With Extinction By Travel Giant Expedia’s Denial Of Access

Last minute denial of service road expected to negatively impact “Protestival” WASHINGTON: “The Seattle Hempfest is taking place this year but with an extreme burden that will be disruptive to waterfront businesses and locals in the area. Hempfest has made … Read the article

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Alternate Health Reports $1.9 Million Of Revenue In Q2 2019

CANADA: Alternate Health Corp., an international leader in CBD extraction, product development and distribution, has announced that the company generated $1.9 million in Q2 revenue. “Alternate Health’s Q2 results represent just the beginning of our new strategic direction as we … Read the article

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Ohio Board of Pharmacy Awards Dispensary Certificate Of Operation In Cleveland

OHIO: The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today awarded a Dispensary Certificate of Operation to Rise, located at 1222 Prospect Ave. E., Cleveland. The interactive map of Dispensaries with Certificates of Operation will be updated within the next 48 … Read the article

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Protecting Future Generations: The Second Chance for Students Act

Working to reform marijuana laws

In an attempt to address one of several collateral consequences associated with a marijuana-related charge, Representative Bill Foster (D-IL) has introduced the Second Chance for Students Act. If passed by Congress, the bill will allow students convicted of simple … Read the article

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