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New Zealand to hold recreational cannabis...
by Kristen Nichols on October 20, 2017 at 1:48 pm
New Zealand will hold a public referendum on whether to legalize recreational marijuana for personal use at some point over the next three years, according to the nation’s […]
Biggest US mall operator seeks to block PA...
by Omar Sacirbey on October 20, 2017 at 10:21 am
The largest shopping mall operator in the United States is trying to stop a medical marijuana dispensary from opening next to one of its properties in Philadelphia. Last March, PharmaCann […]
Peru’s Congress approves medical cannabis law
by Omar Sacirbey on October 20, 2017 at 9:41 am
Peru’s Congress overwhelmingly approved a medical marijuana bill that also has the support of President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, putting the country in line to become the latest in Latin […]
Maine gov proposes stalling rec marijuana sales...
by John Schroyer on October 20, 2017 at 5:00 am
Maine’s Republican governor is proposing that state lawmakers consider simply delaying recreational marijuana sales, instead of passing a legislative rewrite of the voter-approved marijuana […]
Week in Review: Michigan’s pricey plan,...
by Bart Schaneman on October 20, 2017 at 3:30 am
By Bart Schaneman, John Schroyer and Omar Sacirbey Michigan regulators propose steep capital requirements for medical marijuana businesses, cannabis funding deals skyrocket, and […]
New Brunswick issues call for 15 cannabis retail...
by Matt Lamers on October 19, 2017 at 2:53 pm
A New Brunswick government-owned corporation has issued a call for proposals for 15 retail spaces across the province to sell adult-use cannabis. A spokesperson for the Finance Ministry declined […]
Michigan medical marijuana firms could need $500K...
by Bart Schaneman on October 19, 2017 at 1:49 pm
Michigan’s proposed medical marijuana regulations could very well force some existing companies out of business if they lack the financial cushion needed to secure a new license. The proposed […]
Cannabis Wheaton hopes to sell marijuana in...
by Matt Lamers on October 19, 2017 at 1:27 pm
A Canadian marijuana company has inked a strategic alliance with a national chain of convenience stores with the aim of selling adult-use cannabis at the operator’s 350 locations across […]
Wisconsin Senate committee approves hemp measure
by Kristen Nichols on October 19, 2017 at 1:12 pm
The Wisconsin state Senate’s agriculture committee overwhelmingly approved a bill that would allow farmers to grow hemp. The panel voted unanimously Wednesday to approve the proposal. The […]
Two new marijuana markets – AR and MA –...
by Bart Schaneman on October 19, 2017 at 1:04 pm
Arkansas’ medical marijuana program and Massachusetts’ adult-use industry have encountered stumbling blocks that could slow their full-fledged launches. According to Talk Business and […]