5
Apr
2021

New York’s New Cannabis Laws Look a Lot Like Colorado’s

5.04.2021 admin USA No Comments

New York’s New Cannabis Laws Look a Lot Like Colorado’s Hundreds of retail shops will be spread across New York under plan. The marijuana industry in New York will be similar to Colorado’s, where nine years after it was legalized there are nearly 1,000 retail stores and small medical marijuana dispensaries spread across that state.

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18
Feb
2021

32% Cannabis Job Growth In 2020, Despite COVID-19

18.02.2021 admin USA No Comments

32% Cannabis Job Growth In 2020, Despite COVID-19 In four years, the cannabis industry’s job growth has increased 161%, quickly beating predictions from other industries 10 years from now. Leafly’s fifth annual cannabis jobs report showed the cannabis industry to support 321,000 full-time equivalent jobs in 2021! An incredible number for an amazing and highly-deserving

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2
Feb
2021

Tilray Wins Authorization to Sell Medical Cannabis in Portugal

2.02.2021 admin USA No Comments

Tilray Wins Authorization to Sell Medical Cannabis in Portugal The regulatory approval bolsters the cannabis company’s ambitions to be a top player in the category. Tilray (NASDAQ:TLRY) has opened a new market for its medical marijuana. The company announced Monday that Portugal’s national healthcare regulator, Infarmed, has granted it authorization to sell its products in

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8
Jan
2021

Illinois Lawmakers to Create 75 New Cannabis Retail Licenses

8.01.2021 admin USA No Comments

Illinois Lawmakers to Create 75 New Cannabis Retail Licenses The state of Michigan has passed a law allowing veterinarians to consult with pet owners on using marijuana or hemp—including cannabidiol (CBD)—products for their animals. Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed H.B. 5085 into law in late December 2020. According to a legislative analysis of the new

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28
Dec
2020

Will We See Mexico Legalize Cannabis In 2021?

28.12.2020 admin USA No Comments

Will We See Mexico Legalize Cannabis In 2021? This month, I visited Mexico City in an effort to bolster momentum toward the passage of the groundbreaking Senate bill concerning cannabis legalization in the United Mexican States. In November, the Senate cannabis bill was passed and moved to the lower chamber, the Mexican Chamber of Deputies

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28
Dec
2020

Families Still Paying Thousands For Medicinal Cannabis Two Years After Legalization

28.12.2020 admin USA No Comments

Families Still Paying Thousands For Medicinal Cannabis Two Years After Legalization The health service has only given out three prescriptions in two years, despite many more families reporting ‘life changing’ effects from the treatment. Parents have been forced to rely on inheritance money, help from family, and donations from the public to fund private prescriptions,

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8
Dec
2020

New Jersey Lawmakers Reach Deal on Adult-Use Cannabis Bill

8.12.2020 admin USA No Comments

New Jersey Lawmakers Reach Deal on Adult-Use Cannabis Bill Updated: 11:13 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, Dec. 5 The U.S. House of Representatives has passed the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act, H.R. 3884, to remove cannabis from the U.S. Controlled Substances Act. It passed 228-164. “We applaud the House of Representatives for passing meaningful

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