The Week in Cannabis: Legalization, More Legalization and Black Friday Goes Green

The Week in Cannabis: Legalization, More Legalization and Black Friday Goes Green

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Massachusetts Recreational Sales Have Officially Begun Massachusetts recreational cannabis sales are go. Currently, New England Treatment Access (...
The Week in Cannabis: Coca-Cola Bows Out, Thailand Jumps In and States Vote for the Future

The Week in Cannabis: Coca-Cola Bows Out, Thailand Jumps In and States Vote for the Future

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Entire Cannabis Industry Wins with Lawsuit Verdict in Favor of Colorado Grower A long-brewing lawsuit that carried heavy implications for the cann...
The Week in Cannabis: South Korea’s Cannabis Caution, Cultured Cannabinoids, & California’s New Rules

The Week in Cannabis: South Korea’s Cannabis Caution, Cultured Cannabinoids, & California’s New Rules

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Canada Runs Low on Cannabis Two Days Into Rec Sales Two days after Canada’s much-anticipated greenlight on recreational cannabis sales, the Great ...
The Week in Cannabis: Canada Sales Start, Stocks Stumble & Save the Pumpkins

The Week in Cannabis: Canada Sales Start, Stocks Stumble & Save the Pumpkins

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Canada Legalizes Recreational Cannabis Sales Of course, the big news is that Canada began legal sales of recreational cannabis across the nation o...
Warning Labels for Marijuana Should Not Be Your Scapegoat

Warning Labels for Marijuana Should Not Be Your Scapegoat

Marijuana LegalizationBertram Joyner
No intelligent proponent of marijuana legalization would argue against the necessity for warning labels on edibles. But as more states opt for lega...
Marijuana Breathalyzer Technology is Here...or Is It?

Marijuana Breathalyzer Technology is Here...or Is It?

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The prospect of a marijuana breathalyzer has been bandied about for some time, though research groups are much more willing to discuss the conc...
Weed Stickers & Packaging Gloss Over Desperation & Ingenuity of Prohibition

Weed Stickers & Packaging Gloss Over Desperation & Ingenuity of Prohibition

Marijuana LegalizationBertram Joyner
Likening the mounting marijuana industry to the “wild, wild west” is an admittedly cliché simile but it’s also enduring for a reason. While the...
Are You Compliant? A Guide to California’s Cannabis Product Packaging Rules for 2018

Are You Compliant? A Guide to California’s Cannabis Product Packaging Rules for 2018

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NOTE: A few minor updates were made as of May 18, 2018. Those updates appear in the text below, defined by text that is bold and underlined. These...
Marijuana Reform Hits the Fast Track through State Legislation

Marijuana Reform Hits the Fast Track through State Legislation

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I remember when California declined to legalize the adult use of recreational marijuana under Proposition 19. There were a few debatable points...
Federal Marijuana Crackdown Would Lead to Major American Loss

Federal Marijuana Crackdown Would Lead to Major American Loss

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Say what you will about the Trump administration but don’t ever say they take their time. Amidst whirlwind changes, White House Press Secretary...
Marijuana Legislation Won’t Be Reversed by Jeff Sessions

Marijuana Legislation Won’t Be Reversed by Jeff Sessions

Marijuana LegalizationBertram Joyner
The bogeyman of the week, Jeff Sessions, has been the talk of the 420 Community thanks to a media hype machine that has gone out of its way to ...
Legalized Marijuana is Just One Thing to Be Thankful for This Year

Legalized Marijuana is Just One Thing to Be Thankful for This Year

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You may be done with 2016 but 2016 isn’t done with you. That’s pretty much the sentiment going into the holiday season this year. 2016 has unde...