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Georgia's new law tightens regulations on Hemp products to protect consumers
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Georgia's new law tightens regulations on Hemp products to protect consumers Image Cannabis NewsMay 10, 2024 The Georgia Department of Agriculture will now oversee regulating hemp products. Senate Bill 494 requires packaging, labeling, and marketing requirements to help protect children from misleading advertisements. Matthew Agvent with the Georgi
Chamber survey shows Marijuana support high, but shy of passage
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Chamber survey shows Marijuana support high, but shy of passage Image Cannabis NewsMay 10, 2024 Pollsters found support just under a 60% threshold with few voters still undecided. Support for legalizing recreation remains high, but is still shy of the threshold needed to amend Florida’s Constitution. That’s according to a poll released by the Flori
‘Word Salad’: Andrew Huberman’s Cannabis Claims Slammed by Experts
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‘Word Salad’: Andrew Huberman’s Cannabis Claims Slammed by Experts Image Cannabis NewsMay 10, 2024 It's not the first time the widely followed podcaster and health guru has been accused of peddling pseudoscience. ANDREW HUBERMAN IS such a successful podcaster and wellness guru that his most devoted male followers are known by a teasing nickname: “H
Update banking rules around Pot businesses to save lives
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Update banking rules around Pot businesses to save lives Image Cannabis NewsMay 9, 2024 Banking Restrictions Endanger Lives in Washington's Cannabis Industry. Washington is a pot pioneer. Voters approved adult recreational use in 2012 and the first retail stores opened two years later. But as proponents get ready to celebrate the 10th anniversary o
When will Massachusetts allow Cannabis lounges?
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When will Massachusetts allow Cannabis lounges? Image Cannabis NewsMay 9, 2024 Worcester's Summit Lounge Operates in Regulatory Gray Area Amid Delayed Cannabis Social Consumption Regulations. There was a time when it might have been considered surprising: In a state where cannabis lounges were not yet licensed, a Worcester lounge was open for busin
Trulieve Cannabis' quarterly loss narrows on demand boost
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Trulieve Cannabis' quarterly loss narrows on demand boost Image Cannabis NewsMay 9, 2024 Pot firm Trulieve Cannabis posted a narrower first-quarter loss on Thursday, driven by higher sales and robust demand. The Florida-based company's net loss attributable to shareholders narrowed to $23.1 million in the quarter that ended March 31, down from $64.
What Marijuana Reclassification means for the US Cannabis Industry
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What Marijuana Reclassification means for the US Cannabis Industry Image Cannabis NewsMay 9, 2024 Two of the largest cannabis companies, Curaleaf and Trulieve, will likely weigh in further on marijuana reclassification when they report earnings Thursday. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is gearing up to reclassify marijuana in the US as a
Rhode Island Cannabis Industry Awaits Potential Rescheduling Impact Amid Federal Considerations
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Rhode Island Cannabis Industry Awaits Potential Rescheduling Impact Amid Federal Considerations Image Cannabis NewsMay 8, 2024 Implications of Rescheduling Cannabis: Rhode Island Businesses on the Edge of Change. For the 10 years the Thomas C. Slater Compassion Center has operated, it, like other marijuana dispensaries, has confronted a significant
New York Mayor Leads Effort to Shut Down Illegal Cannabis Sales in City’s Neighborhoods
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New York Mayor Leads Effort to Shut Down Illegal Cannabis Sales in City’s Neighborhoods Image Cannabis NewsMay 8, 2024 New York Launches 'Operation Padlock to Protect' to Crack Down on Illegal Cannabis Shops. New York authorities have launched ‘Operation Padlock to Protect’ in a renewed effort to use ‘the full force of the law’ to shut down illegal
Canopy Growth Executives Share Master Plan To Dominate U.S. Cannabis
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Canopy Growth Executives Share Master Plan To Dominate U.S. Cannabis Image Cannabis NewsMay 8, 2024 Canopy Growth Expands into US Cannabis Market with Acquisitions, Sets Vision for Integration. "Canopy USA can now move quickly to acquire its U.S. assets in Wana, Jetty and Acreage, and we expect Canopy Growth to begin highlighting Canopy USA's finan
Recreational Marijuana backers try to overcome rocky history in South Dakota
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Recreational Marijuana backers try to overcome rocky history in South Dakota Image Cannabis NewsMay 8, 2024 Advocates Push to Legalize Recreational Marijuana in South Dakota, Facing Rocky History. Advocates of legalizing recreational marijuana in South Dakota, a mission with a rocky history, submitted thousands of signatures to election officials o
Negotiations Aim To Elevate Tribal Nations In Minnesota's Cannabis Market
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Negotiations Aim To Elevate Tribal Nations In Minnesota's Cannabis Market Image Cannabis NewsMay 8, 2024 Minnesota Tribes Engage in Cannabis Licensing Negotiations for Expanded Operations. Negotiations are underway in Minnesota to determine cannabis licensing for the state’s tribal nations. Successful discussions could enable these tribes to operat
DOH and Cannabis Commission to have key senior-level personnel changes
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DOH and Cannabis Commission to have key senior-level personnel changes Image Cannabis NewsMay 8, 2024 Leadership Transitions Between New Jersey Department of Health and Cannabis Regulatory Commission. Brown succeeds Ford as deputy commissioner for health systems; Riggs to become acting executive director of Cannabis Regulatory Commission. Several s
'We have a lock with your name on it', NY Warns Illegal Cannabis
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'We have a lock with your name on it', NY Warns Illegal Cannabis Image Cannabis NewsMay 8, 2024 NYC Mayor Adams Warns Illicit Cannabis Operators 'We Have A Lock With Your Name On It'. New York City Mayor Eric Adams ordered the city’s police to shut down 20 stores on Tuesday, the first day of new efforts to dismantle illicit cannabis operations in t
Minnesota Senate Approves Bill To Accelerate Licensing of Weed Businesses
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Minnesota Senate Approves Bill To Accelerate Licensing of Weed Businesses Image Cannabis NewsMay 7, 2024 The Minnesota Senate has approved a bill to accelerate the licensing of recreational marijuana cultivators. The Minnesota state Senate last week approved a bill to accelerate the licensing of cannabis businesses, narrowly approving the measure b
Big Marijuana is the only winner with rescheduling
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Big Marijuana is the only winner with rescheduling Image Cannabis NewsMay 7, 2024 The Rise of Big Marijuana: Who Really Wins with Federal Rescheduling? Last week the Biden administration recommended marijuana be rescheduled from a Schedule I to a Schedule III drug, and it sent the marijuana investment markets skyrocketing. Regardless of the change,

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