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Humboldt County may reopen licensing for local...
by John Schroyer on March 20, 2018 at 4:15 pm
One of the most well-known marijuana counties in the United States might soon be restarting its permitting system for local cannabis growers and other businesses that want to enter the legal […]
US marijuana retail chain MedMen to partner with...
by Bart Schaneman on March 20, 2018 at 3:26 pm
Two major cannabis companies – Los Angeles-based MedMen and Toronto-based Cronos Group – have announced a joint venture to bring MedMen’s retail expertise to Canada. According to a […]
How marijuana entrepreneurs can outsmart...
by Kevin Huhn on March 20, 2018 at 10:30 am
Whether you’re operating in a newly medical or recreational marijuana market, illicit cannabis sales are an ever-present threat to the legal industry. Marijuana entrepreneurs can’t […]
CBD manufacturing facility under construction in...
by Kristen Nichols on March 19, 2018 at 10:39 pm
A Chinese hemp company and a California-based CBD company are building a new plant to manufacture CBD isolate in western Kentucky. The plant from HMI Group of Beijing and Kings Royal Biotech of […]
Canada releases rules for cannabis packaging,...
by Matt Lamers on March 19, 2018 at 10:38 pm
When recreational marijuana hits store shelves in Canada later this summer, it will be sold in “plain packaging” that contains only a standardized cannabis symbol and one of 14 […]
Unit of big pharmaceutical firm Novartis partners...
by Bart Schaneman on March 19, 2018 at 7:09 pm
Toronto-based medical marijuana producer Tilray announced Monday it has formed a strategic partnership with Sandoz Canada, the first known affiliation between a marijuana producer and a major […]
North Dakota seeks medical marijuana growers...
by Kevin Huhn on March 19, 2018 at 4:57 pm
North Dakota has begun accepting applications from potential medical cannabis cultivators, though it’s still unclear whether growers will need to comply with the state’s anti-corporate […]
Arkansas judge considers effort to revamp medical...
by Bart Schaneman on March 19, 2018 at 12:00 pm
An Arkansas judge said Friday he’ll rule within five days on whether to allow the state to issue its first licenses for companies to grow medical marijuana. Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell […]
Chart: Hawaii medical cannabis patient count...
by Jenel Stelton-Holtmeier on March 19, 2018 at 10:30 am
Hawaii’s medical marijuana patient count continued to climb through 2017, as the program expanded its list of qualifying conditions and allowed dispensaries to finally open their doors. The MMJ […]
Oklahoma lawmakers look to pre-empt medical...
by John Schroyer on March 16, 2018 at 9:48 pm
In the face of Oklahoma’s upcoming medical cannabis legalization vote on June 26, the state’s Senate and House of Representatives each passed medical marijuana regulation bills. […]