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PTSD, Insomnia, and Cannabis: What’s the Evidence Say?

We have no doubt about the benefits that medical cannabis has on various illnesses and diseases. There is good evidence in robust human clinical trials that cannabis is of benefit for a variety of ailments whether they be physical, mental, or social. Cannabis Industrial Marketplace is your equipment & supply… Read more »

REPORT: Colorado Rakes in More Than $1 Billion from Legal Cannabis in 2019

The economic impact of legal cannabis can’t be denied, and the state of Colorado is living proof of such benefits, raking in more than $1 billion in revenue during the past year and more than $6 billion since 2014 (when marijuana was legalized). The following is a re-post of an… Read more »

How Cannabis Helps ‘Spoonies’ Soothe the Symptoms of Chronic Illness

We have no doubt about the benefits that medical cannabis has on various illnesses and diseases. There is good evidence in robust human clinical trials that cannabis is of benefit for a variety of ailments whether they be physical, mental, or social. Cannabis Industrial Marketplace is your equipment & supply… Read more »

REPORT: Arizona Reduces Cost of Medical Marijuana Applications for Consumers

Arizona just passed a bill focused on lessening costs for medical marijuana program participants. This past Friday, the state approved State Bill-1494, reducing the cost of applications to $150. Cannabis Industrial Marketplace will be in Phoenix for the 2020 AzCannabis Expo on Feb. 13 & 14, 2020, at the Phoenix… Read more »

Oregon Wants to Become America’s Source for Cannabis

Marijuana has been in the decriminalization process since 1973 with many states over the years passing laws to either authorize the use of marijuana or prohibit it. It is time to stop treating marijuana like a deadly drug, when science and public opinion agree that it is relatively safe for… Read more »

REPORT: With Legalization of Cannabis, Illinois Plans to Expunge Low-Level Marijuana Charges

Like several other states and communities that have legalized adult-use cannabis, the state of Illinois plans to expunge low-level marijuana convictions, according to a report by the Associated Press. Cannabis Industrial Marketplace will be in Chicago for the 2019 ChiCannabis business-to-business expo on Sept. 19 & 20 at the Donald J. Stephens… Read more »

Following Illinois’ Approval of Recreational Cannabis, the Following States Could Soon Legalize Adult-Use Marijuana

Now that Illinois has approved legislation to legalize adult-use marijuana, observers are focusing their attention on a handful of other states that could do the same within the next couple of years. To date, there are 10 states — with Illinois on Jan. 1, 2020 — with legal, adult-use cannabis… Read more »

REPORT: Marijuana Legalization to Pump Millions into Illinois’ Economy

According to a recent report, legal marijuana — both medical and recreational — are set to contribute millions to Illinois’ economy. With the recent passing of House Bill 1438, Illinois will allow recreational marijuana (adult-use, of course) beginning on Jan. 1, 2020 — the same date that retailers will be… Read more »

REPORT: Missouri Has Made More Than $3.6 Million From Pre-Applications for Medical Cannabis Facilities

The state of Missouri has made more than $3.6 million from medical marijuana facility pre-applications, however it won’t grant licenses to all everyone that applied. It’s a wide-open market in the Show Me State, and everyone is jockeying for position and looking to secure space before it’s too late. Cannabis… Read more »

REPORT: California Could Legalize CBD Food, Bypassing FDA in Process

California has a history with medical and legal recreational marijuana, and it’s now turning its focus — or at least part of it — to the CBD food market. The Golden State could soon legalize the substance to be placed into foods, an idea supported by Gov. Gavin Newsom. The… Read more »

Adam Biggers: Cannabis Industry Buzz 1.0 – Looking at Illinois and Missouri

By Adam Biggers | Cannabis Industrial Marketplace | @CannabisIMP At Cannabis Industrial Marketplace, we monitor every move within the marijuana space: Legislation, political, financial and medicinal. Because of our attention to the rapidly growing industry, we’ve been at the forefront of the economic side of recreational and medical cannabis. Because… Read more »

New Jersey Voters to Decide Cannabis Legalization Next Year

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A measure to legalize adult-use marijuana in New Jersey fizzled out Wednesday when state Senate President Steve Sweeney said he would instead look to voters next year and will pursue separate bills to expand medical cannabis and wipe clean some criminal records.  https://www.cannabisimp.com/cannabis-legislation/legal-standing-cannabis-new-jersey/ The Democrat vowed… Read more »

REPORT: Florida House Continues to Defend Medical Marijuana Laws

There is a battle brewing in the courts of Florida, where the House continues to vigorously defend medical marijuana laws. Cannabis Industrial Marketplace will be in Miami on Nov. 13 & 14 for 2019 FlaCannabis business-to-business expo. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn from cannabis industry insiders, experts and… Read more »

REPORT: Columbia, Missouri Approves Rules for Medical Cannabis Dispensary Locations

Columbia, the fourth-largest city in Missouri, just approved rules for medical marijuana, per a report — specifically the policies regarding locations of dispensaries, which has been a primary issue. Cannabis Industrial Marketplace will be in metro St. Louis on July 23 & 24 for the 2019 MoCannabis Business-to-Business Expo. Don’t… Read more »

REPORT: Marijuana Sales in United States Could Triple to $30 Billion by 2023

With Illinois joining the ranks, there are now 11 states in the United States with legal recreational and medical marijuana, creating a massive opportunity for entrepreneurs from all corners of industry. Whether it’s growing, producing cultivation equipment, providing security services or building facilities, the legal cannabis space is ripe with… Read more »