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31
Jul
2020

U.S. House Approves Amendment to Protect State-Legal Cannabis Businesses from Federal Intervention

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U.S. House Approves Amendment to Protect State-Legal Cannabis Businesses from Federal Intervention With Maine’s first adult-use cannabis cultivators, manufacturers and testing labs expected to open this fall, the Office of Marijuana Policy (OMP) anticipates that adult-use sales will launch by the end of the year, according to the Portland Press Herald. The OMP delayed its

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23
Jul
2020

Nevada Cannabis Compliance Board Revokes Six CWNevada Licenses

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Nevada Cannabis Compliance Board Revokes Six CWNevada Licenses No industry is immune from COVID-19’s impact, not even state-compliant cannabis. When the pandemic began, most states with legal cannabis programs designated cultivation, manufacturing and dispensary businesses and workers “essential.” However, these essential businesses are still illegal in the eyes of the federal government. As a result,

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23
Jul
2020

Cannabis Cafes, Special Occasion Permits Should Be Priority for Province Says Local Advocate

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Cannabis Cafes, Special Occasion Permits Should Be Priority for Province Says Local Advocate [unable to retrieve full-text content] Before the pandemic began, the Ontario government held consultations on whether to allow cannabis lounges, cafes and “special occasional permits” for pot — which would allow for sales at places like festivals. Premier Doug Ford’s government has

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14
Jul
2020

Cannabis Saved My Son’s Life

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Cannabis Saved My Son’s Life I used to dream of being a normal mother. I would see other mums dropping their kids off at school, waving them goodbye and I’d want to be them. Not the parent with a chronically ill child. For years, this scenario felt unattainable, but since my son Alfie Dingley became

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14
Jul
2020

Australis Capital Faces Lawsuit Over Planned Property Sale, Pivot from Cannabis Cultivation

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Australis Capital Faces Lawsuit Over Planned Property Sale, Pivot from Cannabis Cultivation Nebraskans For Medical Marijuana hope to find out by mid-August if enough of the more than 182,000 signatures they submitted July 2 are valid to qualify for a ballot initiative this November. The campaign submitted well over the roughly 121,000 signatures required to

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14
Jul
2020

Penn State Extension Offers Budget Models for Hemp Growers

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Penn State Extension Offers Budget Models for Hemp Growers Nebraskans For Medical Marijuana hope to find out by mid-August if enough of the more than 182,000 signatures they submitted July 2 are valid to qualify for a ballot initiative this November. The campaign submitted well over the roughly 121,000 signatures required to put the constitutional

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1
Jul
2020

Hemp Trading’s Panakeia CBG Variety Hits Canadian Market

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Hemp Trading’s Panakeia CBG Variety Hits Canadian Market NEW YORK, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -PRESS RELEASE- AWH (formerly Ascend Wellness Holdings), a multi-state, vertically integrated cannabis operator, today announced its partnership with Last Prisoner Project. LPP is a nonprofit organization dedicated to clemency and expungement, re-entry programs and advocacy for individuals with cannabis convictions. The partnership

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1
Jul
2020

Aurora Cannabis Co-Founder Retires From Board of Directors

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Aurora Cannabis Co-Founder Retires From Board of Directors Aurora Cannabis Inc. says co-founder Terry Booth has retired from the company’s board of directors. Booth stepped down as chief executive in February, but had remained a member of the board of the cannabis company. Michael Singer, Aurora’s executive chairman and interim CEO, says Booth helped set

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22
Jun
2020

A New Kind of ‘Pot’ Luck?: B.C. Catering Company Pairs Food With Cannabis

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A New Kind of ‘Pot’ Luck?: B.C. Catering Company Pairs Food With Cannabis However, province advises anyone pursuing this type of business to consult a lawyer. An Okanagan-based catering company is pairing cannabis with fine local food, similar to how many restaurants and catering companies offer wine pairings. Stratus Cannabis Catering operates in customers’ homes,

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