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New recreational marijuana store opening in Northern Michigan

Michigan residents looking for recreational cannabis can now go somewhere other than Ann Arbor to make their purchase. According to the ABC12 News Team: “Recreational marijuana customers have a new option outside Ann Arbor when Lit Provisioning Center opened on Friday. “The new store at 600 W. 7th St. in… Read more »

Canopy Growth debuts ‘Cannabis 2.0’ portfolio

Canopy Growth has announced a line of cannabis-infused products, including 13 drinks and a series of chocolates. According to Sam Danley with Food Business News: “Canopy Growth is rolling out 13 cannabis-infused drinks and a line of cannabis-infused chocolate as part of its Cannabis 2.0. portfolio. “The launch coincides with… Read more »

Leafly presents: These women are leading Michigan’s legal cannabis industry

In Michigan’s legal cannabis market, women are excelling in positions of power. According to Marjorie Steele with Leafly: “As Michigan’s dramatic struggle to end cannabis prohibition finally comes to a close, an interesting thing has happened to the state’s newest legal industry: It has a lot of women. Specifically: powerful,… Read more »

How MedMen Is Staking Its Claim in Cannabis Retail

With legalization efforts gaining momentum, companies are beginning to look toward expansion into the retail market. According to Nivedha Elango with 420investordaily.com: “MedMen (MMNFF) is a major US cannabis retailer. The company’s main objective is to expand its brand by increasing its number of flagship retail stores in the country…. Read more »

Minnesota OKs cannabis for chronic pain, eye condition

Medical marijuana hopefuls in Minnesota suffering from chronic pain and some eye conditions may now find themselves eligible. According to Jeremy Olson with the Star Tribune: “Minnesota’s health commissioner has authorized a significant expansion of medical marijuana in the state, approving cannabis use for chronic pain and some eye conditions… Read more »

Cresco Labs Plans New Offering With Canaccord As Illinois Sales Near

Cresco Labs Inc. has entered into a deal that could bring in additional capital for the company. According to Debra Borchardt with Green Market Report: “Cresco Labs Inc.  (CSE:CL) (OTCQX: CRLBF) said that it has entered into an equity distribution agreement with Canaccord Genuity Corp. in which the company may… Read more »

Aurora Cannabis Opens Experiential Flagship Store in North America’s Largest Mall

North America’s largest mall will now be home to Aurora Cannabis Inc. and their flagship store. According to Melissa Schiller with Cannabis Business Times: “Aurora Cannabis Inc., a Canadian licensed producer, has announced the grand opening of its flagship retail store at 10:00 a.m. MT on Nov. 27 in the West… Read more »

Lil Wayne Officially Enters Cannabis Industry

It was only a matter of time, but Lil Wayne has officially entered the cannabis industry. According to Jimi Devine with High Times: “One of the most prolific rappers and cannabis enthusiasts of the generation has decided to enter the cannabis industry as Lil Wayne announced his new cannabis brand… Read more »

Oklahoma’s Medical Marijuana Program Is Exploding

Since the program’s implementation, Oklahoma’s medical cannabis program is exceeding expectations. According to Josh Jardine with The Portland Mercury: “There’s a great deal of justified concerns and complaints regarding how the implementation of Oregon’s recreational cannabis plan decimated the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program (OMMP) , the state’s long running medical… Read more »

Marijuana for Mesothelioma: How Cannabis Benefits Patients

For many patients, cannabis has become the wonder drug in their medicine cabinet. With the plant’s unique ability to help ease the symptoms of many ailments such as anxiety, eating disorders, and now, even mesothelioma, it is becoming more and more common to find people who use cannabis. According to… Read more »

Florida’s Marijuana Legalization Movement Continues to Gain Momentum

Voters in Florida could see recreational marijuana measures on ballots soon, as the state’s legalization movement gains momentum. According to Denise Royal: “It’s been less than four years since Florida voters gave medical marijuana a green light but the plant could wind up on the ballot again next year. “There… Read more »

Cannabis Stocks Soar as Bill to Legalize Marijuana Approved

Cannabis stocks have gone up in the wake of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee’s historic vote to approve a federal marijuana legalization bill. As reported by Joe Tenebruso: “Cannabis investors received some exciting news this week. “The U.S. House Judiciary Committee — which is charged with overseeing the administration of justice… Read more »

New Mexico Extends Public Comment on Proposed Medical Cannabis Regulations

New Mexico residents looking to voice their opinions on proposed changes to the state’s medical cannabis rules now have until January to submit public comment. According to Melissa Schiller with Cannabis Business Times: “After winter weather delayed a Nov. 22 hearing on regulators’ proposed changes to New Mexico’s medical cannabis… Read more »

Support for marijuana legalization is at an all-time high in a new poll

As more states legalize some type of cannabis measures, it is not a surprise that the overall public opinion of the plant is improving. According to German Lopez with Vox: “The overwhelming majority of Americans support marijuana legalization, according to two recent surveys from major polling organizations. “The newest poll,… Read more »

Cannabis reduces headache and migraine pain by nearly half

Cannabis has been used to treat a variety of ailments since it was first cultivated. However, due to the plant’s illegal status, the scientific community has not been able to back up these claims until recently. According to findings from Washington State University, cannabis can reduce the pain caused from… Read more »