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As part of rebranding effort, off-Strip boutique hotel wants to be ‘cannabis-inclusive’

As part of rebranding effort, off-Strip boutique hotel wants to be ‘cannabis-inclusive’

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 21, 2023

A Las Vegas off-Strip hotel plans to have an entire floor of cannabis-friendly rooms. Under new ownership by Elevations Hotels & Resorts, the Artisan Hotel Boutique will be rebranded as The Lexi. Officials at the 64-room property near Interstate 15 and Sahara Avenue say the ongoing multimillion

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Las Vegas delays vote on Marijuana lounge rules

Las Vegas delays vote on Marijuana lounge rules

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 16, 2023

The Las Vegas City Council on Wednesday postponed a possible vote on regulations for the upcoming cannabis consumption lounges. The decision came as a relief to an industry trade group and Nevada provisional license holders, who told the council that a proposed 1,000-foot distance separation between

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Bill would eliminate tax on medical Marijuana

Bill would eliminate tax on medical Marijuana

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 16, 2023

A bill introduced at the state Legislature on Wednesday would eliminate the sales tax on medical marijuana, allowing recreational market to pick up the tab for the state cannabis division. The aptly-titled House Bill 420 would eliminate the 4% statewide tax on medical marijuana sales, as well as the

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Pennsylvania Lawmakers will introduce bill allowing farmers to grow Medical pot

Pennsylvania Lawmakers will introduce bill allowing farmers to grow Medical pot

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 15, 2023

Pennsylvania officials say the current “prohibitions on acquiring new permits harm both entrepreneurs and consumers.” A pair of Pennsylvania lawmakers want to create new opportunities for farmers in the state to grow medical marijuana. State House Reps. Melissa L. Shusterman and Ismail Smith-Wade-El

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Bill to allow retail Marijuana sales in Virginia by 2024 fails

Bill to allow retail Marijuana sales in Virginia by 2024 fails

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 15, 2023

RICHMOND - Virginia won’t begin retail sales of marijuana by 2024 after the last remaining bill to set up the market failed. A Republican-controlled House of Delegates subcommittee voted 5-3 along party lines Tuesday to kill legislation from state Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) that would have paved

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Five Basic BHO Styles

Five Basic BHO Styles

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 15, 2023

BHO, or butane hash oil, is a potent form of cannabis concentrate that comes in various forms. BHO, or butane hash oil, is a cannabis concentrate that’s made through using butane to dissolve and isolate the substances within the plant’s resinous trichomes. To remove the trace amounts of butane

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This brand manufactured over 2 Million Pre-Rolls in 2022

This brand manufactured over 2 Million Pre-Rolls in 2022

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 15, 2023

Some brands stand out from the rest in the thriving market of hemp-derived products. One of them is Top Shelf. This brand manufactured more than 2 million pre-rolls in 2022. Can you picture them? The most impressive fact about it is that the staff grew the hemp flowers sun-grown and preserved the

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Twitter to allow ads for Cannabis

Twitter to allow ads for Cannabis

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 15, 2023

Elon Musk Takes Twitter To Another Level: Greenlights Paid Ads For Cannabis & THC Products In USA. The second richest man on the planet, Elon Musk, is making significant changes on the popular social media platform he recently acquired – Twitter, now allowing ads for CBD and THC products. (Benzinga)

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New California bill would allow Cannabis catering

New California bill would allow Cannabis catering

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 14, 2023

If you’re a cannabis consumer in California tired of having to sneak outside for a toke or worry about your hidden edibles melting in your pocket at events, there may be welcome news coming your way. According to KTLA 5, a new bill in the California legislature could finally allow private events to

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Former MN Gov. Jesse Ventura backs Cannabis Legalization Bill

Former MN Gov. Jesse Ventura backs Cannabis Legalization Bill

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 13, 2023

Ventura shared personal stories with Minnesota Senate committee Thursday. Actor, wrestler and former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura made an unexpected appearance at the state Capitol Thursday to testify in a Senate committee in favor of legislation to legalize cannabis for adult recreational use. “I’m

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‘Best job in the world’ offers £88,000 a year for a ‘cannabis sommelier’ to smoke weed all day – but there’s a catch

‘Best job in the world’ offers £88,000 a year for a ‘cannabis sommelier’ to smoke weed all day – but there’s a catch

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 13, 2023

TOUTED as the most "intoxicating" job on earth, one company is searching for employees to be "professional smokers". A German company has advertised a position for a "cannabis sommelier", offering a salary up to £88,000. The company claims it's looking for a weed expert for quality assurance of its

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Louisiana May Have Authorized THC Goods by Accident, The Government Has Decided to Crack Down!

Louisiana May Have Authorized THC Goods by Accident, The Government Has Decided to Crack Down!

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 13, 2023

John Williams, the leading beer lobbyist in Louisiana, emailed all of the state’s lawmakers in November with the ominous subject line “Recreational THC is now legal in Louisiana.” Photos of gas stations and smoke shops promoting items containing THC, the psychoactive ingredient present in marijuana

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New Cannabis delivery service launches in Albuquerque

New Cannabis delivery service launches in Albuquerque

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 10, 2023

Scott Prisco is an entrepreneur at heart. And Prisco’s most recent idea — which has since turned into a full-on company based in Albuquerque — may be a boon for Albuquerque’s cannabis industry. Prisco, 27, earlier this month launched a cannabis delivery service that brings products from local

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Cannabis chain once worth $1.7 billion and called the ‘Apple store of weed’ is now nearly failing

Cannabis chain once worth $1.7 billion and called the ‘Apple store of weed’ is now nearly failing

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 9, 2023

A chain of cannabis stores that was once described as the “Apple store of weed” and valued as high as $1.7 billion as a public company, is near financial collapse, according to a regulatory filing as the once-hot pot industry faces a major reckoning. The company, MedMen, said that it has only $15.6

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Five things businesses should know about the Maryland Recreational Cannabis bill

Five things businesses should know about the Maryland Recreational Cannabis bill

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 8, 2023

The first major bill outlining what the recreational cannabis market in Maryland might look like was introduced in the General Assembly on Friday. The 88-page bill goes into detail about most elements of the new legal market from licensing to the tax structure. Here are five things business owners

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Cannabis industry reacts to Court Ruling

Cannabis industry reacts to Court Ruling

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 8, 2023

Local marijuana businesses are offering their thoughts and suggestions following a ruling by U.S. District Judge Gary Sharpe last week that could impact the roll-out of the cannabis industry in Western New York. Sharpe’s ruling upheld his previous injunction from November against New York’s

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2022 Cannabis in review and 2023 opportunity outlook

2022 Cannabis in review and 2023 opportunity outlook

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 8, 2023

The cannabis industry - both domestic and international in scope, and comprised of two substantial subsectors: marijuana and hemp - started last year off strong. Namely, with a splash of high-profile M&A activity in January and February. There was tremendous promise for growing the market. As we

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Huge Red Flag for the Cannabis Industry

Huge Red Flag for the Cannabis Industry

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 8, 2023

Cannabis companies are learning the perils of trying to grow too aggressively. Cannabis companies used to be focused solely on growth at all costs. But that's not the case anymore. Investors are growing weary of businesses that aren't generating profits, and that's putting pressure on them to be

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Creator of Cannabis-themed metaverse shares his vision for the industry

Creator of Cannabis-themed metaverse shares his vision for the industry

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 7, 2023

The metaverse is for more than enthusiasts and consumers, it is also for the B2B community and beyond. The cannabis industry has long been fragmented, both geographically and politically. Recognizing this, Mark Bonner, CEO of Cannaverse Technologies and creator of Cannaland, decided to take matters

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Dozens arrested in Weed Distribution ring with orders via FedEx and UPS

Dozens arrested in Weed Distribution ring with orders via FedEx and UPS

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Cannabis NewsFebruary 7, 2023

Multiple law enforcement agencies shut down an illegal cannabis distribution operation with orders available via FedEx, UPS, and other means of delivery. Authorities shut down an illegal distribution operation providing prompt delivery of weed and edibles sent coast to coast via trackable orders

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