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Street Renovation Begins in Denmark’s Christiania To Deter Illegal Cannabis Sales

Street Renovation Begins in Denmark’s Christiania To Deter Illegal Cannabis Sales

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Cannabis NewsApril 9, 2024

Volunteers were invited to remove cobblestones from the famous street to make room for government-funded renovations and a fresh start. The residents of Freetown Christiania, located in Copenhagen, Denmark, recently began to physically dismantle a part of its community where hash has been sold

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NC's First Cannabis Dispensary Opens Amidst Enforcement Uncertainty

NC's First Cannabis Dispensary Opens Amidst Enforcement Uncertainty

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Cannabis NewsApril 9, 2024

As NC's 1st cannabis dispensary opens, Cherokee Co, DA to 'continue to enforce state law'. Even as the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians prepares to begin selling medical marijuana at the Great Smoky Cannabis Company dispensary on April 20, the district attorney for the counties surrounding tribal

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Amid Marijuana Legalization, a Civic Problem Lingers: That Smell

Amid Marijuana Legalization, a Civic Problem Lingers: That Smell

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Cannabis NewsApril 8, 2024

The pungent odor of cannabis has emerged as a quality-of-life issue from New York City to Amsterdam. In what’s considered a nationwide first, a 76-year-old woman in Washington, DC’s Cleveland Park neighborhood sued the tenant who lived in a rental apartment adjoining her home, arguing that she was

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Don’t punish Marijuana workers in bankruptcy proceedings

Don’t punish Marijuana workers in bankruptcy proceedings

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Cannabis NewsApril 8, 2024

Bankruptcy Court Ruling Highlights Legal Gray Areas for Cannabis Industry Employees. As the Biden administration drags its feet on bringing pot out of the legal shadows, employees of cannabis companies often find themselves stuck in legal gray areas, including in bankruptcy court. The past few years

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Promised as a 'cash crop,' hemp has plummeted in price. SC farmers are leaving it behind.

Promised as a 'cash crop,' hemp has plummeted in price. SC farmers are leaving it behind.

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Cannabis NewsApril 8, 2024

On 19 acres of farmland, Cody Callarman began growing hemp in a small shed. With the weeks-old puppy he'd found on the land by his side, he prepared the crop before eventually planting the seedlings in the ground. That was four years ago. Today, much of the land that once held Callarman's crop sits

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California auditor looks at favoritism, corruption in Marijuana permitting process

California auditor looks at favoritism, corruption in Marijuana permitting process

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Cannabis NewsApril 8, 2024

State Audit Recommends Measures to Prevent Corruption in Cannabis Permitting. A state audit triggered by instances of corruption and graft at the municipal level in permitting cannabis businesses has come up with recommendations that California cities and counties can use to boost public confidence

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DEA faces Marijuana Legal Scrutiny

DEA faces Marijuana Legal Scrutiny

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Cannabis NewsApril 8, 2024

Patients suffer as DEA delays Marijuana clinical trials. DEA's mandate is drug diversion, security and to facilitate drug development? Immediately, MMJ filed for relief in Rhode Island federal court, seeking an order to halt the DEA's unconstitutional actions. The trial focused on the DEA's apparent

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Cannabis experts see potential in Ohio’s social equity and jobs program

Cannabis experts see potential in Ohio’s social equity and jobs program

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Cannabis NewsApril 5, 2024

Ohio's Cannabis Entrepreneurs Navigate Challenges and Opportunities. Jim Ickes contends that the harsh truth about cannabis entrepreneurship can be found in a popular industry Q and A meme. Q: What do you need to make $1 million in cannabis? A: $10 million. Ickes, a Cleveland attorney who’s been

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Alabama lawmakers push to expand number of licenses to grow, sell Medical Marijuana

Alabama lawmakers push to expand number of licenses to grow, sell Medical Marijuana

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Cannabis NewsApril 4, 2024

Analysts and companies say they are expecting 2025 to be a boom year if Florida and Pennsylvania can legalize recreational marijuana. A new bill that would significantly increase the number of licenses Alabama could award to companies to grow and sell medical marijuana was met with considerable

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Massachusetts council approves pardoning people with misdemeanor Cannabis convictions

Massachusetts council approves pardoning people with misdemeanor Cannabis convictions

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Cannabis NewsApril 4, 2024

Massachusetts Approves Governor's Plan to Pardon Misdemeanor Marijuana Offenses. A Massachusetts council on Wednesday approved Governor Maura Healey's plan to pardon tens of thousands of people convicted of misdemeanor marijuana charges going back decades. The pardons approved by the Governor's

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Iowa Legislature Passes Bill To Cap Potency of Hemp Products

Iowa Legislature Passes Bill To Cap Potency of Hemp Products

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Cannabis NewsApril 4, 2024

Iowa Senate Passes Bill to Cap THC Potency in Hemp Products. A bill to put a THC limit on consumable hemp products is headed to the governor’s desk after the Iowa Senate passed the measure on Tuesday. The Iowa state Senate on Tuesday approved a bill to cap the THC potency of consumable hemp products

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New rules for Delta-8 and other Hemp-infused products

New rules for Delta-8 and other Hemp-infused products

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Cannabis NewsApril 4, 2024

Georgia's New Law Requires Testing and Age Restrictions for Hemp-Infused Products. A new law will require testing for hemp-infused edibles, drinks and other consumable hemp products and restrict their sales to those over the age of 21. Why it matters: The sale of products with Delta-8 and other

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Clarification of New York’s Marijuana Regulations Ruling

Clarification of New York’s Marijuana Regulations Ruling

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Cannabis NewsApril 5, 2024

New York Marijuana Regulations: Clarity Emerges Amidst Initial Confusion. A judge’s initial ruling that seemed to void New York marijuana laws was corrected, narrowing its impact on the industry. New York’s Supreme Court struck down specific rules against third-party advertising, aiding platforms

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Bill to waive lab testing for regulated Cannabis business receives support

Bill to waive lab testing for regulated Cannabis business receives support

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Cannabis NewsApril 4, 2024

It's being referred to as a matter of critical importance, Bill-260 got favorable support during a public hearing today. The measure would ultimately waive the lab testing requirement for regulated cannabis businesses until a lab is put in place. It's been a struggle for potential shop owners like

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Trump's Potent Power Play: Decoding Florida's Marijuana Legalization Impact

Trump's Potent Power Play: Decoding Florida's Marijuana Legalization Impact

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Cannabis NewsApril 3, 2024

Trump's Florida Vote on Marijuana Legalization: A Pivotal Moment for State and National Cannabis Reform. Trump’s vote in Florida’s marijuana legalization initiative could significantly influence the state’s decision and the national conversation on cannabis reform. With a mixed record on marijuana

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This Is the Biggest Mistake Cannabis Investors Make Over and Over Again

This Is the Biggest Mistake Cannabis Investors Make Over and Over Again

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Cannabis NewsApril 2, 2024

Investors shouldn't assume the US government will legalize marijuana anytime soon, and investing based on those hopes can be risky. The cannabis industry has a lot of potential upside. As new markets around the world open up and legalize cannabis for medicinal or recreational use, it can give a

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Black Women Are Fighting to Forge A Path in the Cannabis Industry

Black Women Are Fighting to Forge A Path in the Cannabis Industry

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Cannabis NewsApril 3, 2024

Evolving Dynamics: The Five-Year Journey of Michigan's Recreational Cannabis Industry. The legal recreational cannabis industry in Michigan turns five years old this year, and it has evolved quite a bit from where it started. Dispensaries are popping up everywhere. The topic of cannabis is now on

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County Of Sonoma Seeks Public Input On Cannabis Ordinance

County Of Sonoma Seeks Public Input On Cannabis Ordinance

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Cannabis NewsApril 3, 2024

Balancing Growth and Responsibility: Sonoma County's Cannabis Land Use Regulations. Sonoma County Seeks Feedback on Proposed Cannabis Ordinance Changes for Neighborhood Compatibility and Environmental Stewardship. How should cannabis land use be regulated in Sonoma County? County officials are

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AGs call on Congress to tighten regulation on Cannabis products

AGs call on Congress to tighten regulation on Cannabis products

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Cannabis NewsApril 3, 2024

Uncertainty Looms Over $28 Billion Hemp Industry as Congress Considers Farm Bill Reauthorization. The future of a $28 billion industry is unclear. North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein is one of 19 AGs who signed a letter to Congress asking lawmakers to take a closer look at a law that allows

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Legal Cannabis Dispensary Owners Unite to Combat Unlicensed Weed Shops in New York

Legal Cannabis Dispensary Owners Unite to Combat Unlicensed Weed Shops in New York

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Cannabis NewsApril 3, 2024

Coalition of Licensed Dispensaries Urges Swift Action Against Illegal Cannabis Sales. A coalition of legal and licensed cannabis dispensary owners have come together to urge New York State officials to take swift legislative action against unlicensed weed shops. The dispensary owners have joined

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