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As legalization gains momentum across North America, many officials in non-legal states are looking wistfully at their 420-friendly neighbors and wondering if they’re missing out on an opportunity to bring in millions of dollars in cannabis tax revenue.

The ancillary market is hopping and could eventually be worth tens of billions of dollars.

Today, women in the cannabis industry are creating and influencing products — such as cannabis-infused balms and edibles for hot flashes, migraines and pregnancy-related muscle pains — and molding corporate culture to be female-friendly from the ground up.

States consider whether North Dakota’s public banking model might be a good fit for marijuana businesses.

What is believed to be Maine’s first marijuana convenience store, one of only a handful in operation in the country, will open Thursday in Portland.

Spanish company Winabis has launched a green, lower alcohol, CBD-infused wine “with a daringly high blend of cannabis aromas,” which it is now selling online for €16.95 ($19.29 US) a bottle.

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