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Category: News

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06 June

Rhode Island’s governor signed legislation Wednesday making the state the 19th in the nation to legalize and regulate recreational marijuana, an issue that some lawmakers have been working on for years. “Together we got this job done and we got it done right,” Democratic Gov. Dan McKee said at the bill signing ceremony on the […]

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03 June

Detroit — Those in the know might say the marijuana scene at the Movement Electronic Music Festival is dank. In addition to the performers and techno fans at the event, which returned this weekend after the COVID-19 pandemic silenced it for two years, the cannabis industry is also kicking up its heels. Marijuana-related businesses were […]

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02 June

WILLIAMSTOWN, N.J. – It’s been more than a month since New Jersey dispensaries were given the green light to start selling legal, recreational marijuana and, after a big first month, cannabis sales are showing no sign of slowing down. Some first time legal weed buyers are curious, maybe a little anxious, at The Botanist, in […]

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01 June

The CEO of Ascend Wellness Holdings said that his company and other multi-state operators are teaming up to sue the federal government to overturn cannabis prohibition. He says they’ve retained the law firm of star attorney David Boies, with the goal of filing two separate lawsuits: One focused on stopping the federal government from impeding […]

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27 May

As Americans across the country observe 4/20, a day that recognizes cannabis, North Carolina remains one of just 13 states that have not legalized medical marijuana. That may not be the case for long. A bill in the North Carolina Senate, the NC Compassionate Care Act, would make medical marijuana legal for a narrowly crafted […]

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26 May

Authorities in the Netherlands may soon close Amsterdam’s cannabis cafes or coffee shops to tourists after Amsterdam’s mayor Femke Halsema has unfolded the plan to make such a move. According to Halsema, the move is the only option in order to get a grip on the local soft drugs market, SchengenVisaInfo.com reports. In this regard, […]

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25 May

On April 21, New Jersey began legalized sales of recreational marijuana, with some dispensaries welcoming customers with free doughnuts and other come-ons. Three-quarters of US states have legalized marijuana to some extent. Last year the recreational, or adult-use, cannabis market alone hit nearly $15 billion. It’s on target to surpass $25 billion by 2025. Now […]

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24 May

Illinois has begun issuing permits for new craft grow cannabis operations to begin construction, and a judge has authorized the state to hold a corrective lottery for dispensary applicants that filed lawsuits challenging the licensing process. Those two developments mark small but significant steps in the long-delayed process of expanding access and improving competition in […]

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23 May

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has rejected a veteran’s application for recognition of his hemp products company, writing in a denial letter this week that the business’s involvement in “products derived from the same genus of plant (cannabis) as marijuana” would amount to “a federal agency endorsing a Schedule I controlled substance.” The […]

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07 May

The cannabis job market is growing faster than any other sector. According to Business Insider, “The US added 64,389 full-time legal cannabis jobs in 2018”, a 44 percent increase from previous years. That’s good news, of course, for anyone who wants to work in the weed biz – until you consider just how many people that […]

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