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Industry tag for articles on our blog. Used for news relating to the cannabis industry.

John Boehner Weed lawsuit

Original article can be found here: https://www.politico.com/news/magazine/2022/07/29/john-boehner-marijuana-lawsuit-00048620 ne way or the other, the John Boehner weed lawsuit shows how cutthroat the cannabis sector of Washington’s political-influence industry is. If you buy the complaint filed by Washington lobbyist James Pericola, you’re liable to see evidence of a cutthroat business environment in the allegation that the former […]

Switzerland legalises Cannabis

Original Article can be found here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/dariosabaghi/2022/07/27/switzerland-fully-legalizes-medical-cannabis-and-allows-export/?sh=4905fe7e64b0 Switzerland is to join other European countries that have legalized cannabis for medical purposes. From August 1, patients can get medical cannabis through a medical prescription. Before the new legislation, medical cannabis patients had to request a request to the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH), the Swiss […]

Canada to allow mainstream CBD sales?

Original article can be found here: https://mjbizdaily.com/when-will-canada-allow-cbd-to-be-sold-in-mainstream-retail-stores/ A watershed CBD recommendation expected this summer from Canadian health authorities could resolve one of the oddest differences between the cannabis industries in Canada and the U.S. – their starkly different approaches to hemp extracts. In the United States, hemp is legal and broadly available, while higher-THC cannabis […]

Zimbabwe to legalise cannabis

Original post can be found here: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2022-07-26/zimbabwe-gives-nod-to-cannabis-use-in-medicines-for-first-time Zimbabwe is allowing cannabis to be sold for the first time as part of complementary medicines given to patients. The Medicines Control Authority of Zimbabwe has invited all licensed cannabis and hemp producers, manufacturers, importers, exporters and retail pharmacists to apply for approval to sell the products.  The […]

New bill to legalise Cannabis

Original article was found here: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/marijuana-bill-revealed-latest-legalization-121124555.html U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) introduced the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act on July 21. The bill would remove cannabis from the federal list of controlled substances and enable states to implement their own cannabis […]

Is Skunk making a comeback?

I remember Skunk and it’s almost legendary reputation. Article originally appeared here: https://www.leafly.ca/news/strains-products/return-of-skunk-marijuana-strain Super Skunk. (Leafly) Fruity, cake-y, sweet-smelling and tasting products dominate the list of winning weed today. And what’s not to love? Exciting, candy-like flavors have a universal appeal in the cannabis marketplace, delighting connoisseurs and newcomers alike. Despite this trend, a completely […]

All is not well at CannTrust

Canadian cannabis producer CannTrust has just decided to restructure its workforce after several problems with their product and the way it is produced. 180 jobs have been cut since Health Canada has cracked down on the company for growing illegal pot in an unlicensed greenhouse, among other concerns. The CannTrust probe has resulted in the […]

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