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Marijuana Use Growing Among Bay Area Women - Cannabis News

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Ever since Californians voted to legalize marijuana, more people are embracing it – especially women.

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Cannabis women execs share industry’s success tips - Cannabis News

SAN FRANCISCO — Female leaders of the cannabis industry in the Bay Area shared their secrets of success with up-and-coming women who want to stake a claim in the business during a gathering Thursday night hosted by Women Grow.

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Canada: Ontario passes Cannabis Act, will take effect July 1, 2018

We sat down with Women Grow CEO Heise to learn more about the organization and her plans for 2017.

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Marijuana Laws Affecting the Workplace: Tools Employers Can Use to Stay Ahead During High Times

The new and flourishing business of cannabis is drawing large numbers of women execs. Why does marijuana draw a higher percentage of women than many other industries?

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"Pot moms" share passions and anxieties about their profession – Cannabis News

Marijuana is now legal in some form in more than half of all states, and more women are legally getting into the pot industry -- many of them are moms.

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How the Agency Grind Led This Art Director to Dream Up Gourmet Marijuana Edibles – Cannabis News

For freelance art director Monica Lo, weed isn't just a cure for creative woes, it's also her burgeoning part-time business.

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‘Kind of taboo’: Pot industry moms form support group in an era of legalization – Cannabis News

The parents say they are proud of their professions, but they don’t want their children to be inundated with marijuana talk — or, worse, to be judged at school by adults and children who disapprove of their parents’ work.

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Legal marijuana must bring true equity

MERRY JANE presents "Trailblazing Cannabis" highlighting women thriving in the legal marijuana industry.

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In a first, Mass. financial institution to offer banking for recreational marijuana - Cannabis News

So much about selling legal cannabis remains to be worked out—including the industry’s gender norms.

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Women see no ceiling in Maryland medical marijuana industry – Cannabis News

The burgeoning sisterhood of Maryland's marijuana entrepreneurs gathered in the back room of a Columbia chain restaurant recently, swapping business ideas over chicken wings and cheese cubes.

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California: AAA To Offer First ‘Tipsy Tow’ For 4/20 After Marijuana Legalization - Cannabis News

Female entrepreneurs are carving out a space for themselves in the burgeoning sector.

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How do police officers spot high drivers? - Cannabis News

Sweetflag brings an element of fun to the genre—ceramic apple pipe, anyone?—and some unexpected surprises like miniature zen gardens and a stash tin with a magnifying glass you can use to spark a flame if you’ve lost your lighter. (Happens to everyone.)

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Study: Realtors Say Pot Equals “Hot” - Cannabis News

With jurisdictions around the country legalizing pot for recreational and medicinal use, budding groups like Women Grow are rising to the forefront of what had been an illegal black market dominated by men.

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Colorado hemp farmers say they know more than the feds and want to keep regulation in state hands - Cannabis News

The newest industry in the U.S. may also be the most female-friendly.

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Medical freedom needs to include medical Marijuana home grow

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Thanks to changing federal and state regulations, the marijuana industry in California is booming. And now women are taking the lead and breaking through the "grass ceiling."

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Oregon will become first US state to ban synthetic cannabis

The cannabis industry is quickly becoming a magnet for female entrepreneurs.

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Here's Everything You Need to Know About Massachusetts' New Marijuana Laws - Cannabis News

Brenda Gunsallus, co-owner of Sahara Wellness in Las Vegas.  Video Image: KTNV.com

Four women are opening the first all-female-owned medical marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas.

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Middle schoolers treated after ingesting Cannabis edibles

Melissa Etheridge performs at Spirit Mountain Casino in Grand Ronde on August 24, 2010. Image: Andrew Olivo Parodi via Wikimedia Commons
 
How did rock star Melissa Etheridge become the keynote speaker for the leading cannabis business event?
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Jamaican farmers just harvested their first legal cannabis crop

Genifer Murray of CannLabs being interviewed at the NCIA Cannabis Business Summit, June 2014. Image via NCIA
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It seems fitting that a plant called Mary Jane could smash the patriarchy.
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