Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Is Cannabis a Tool for Creativity or a Crutch Against It?

High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     July 13, 2020, 5:00 am
Too much cannabis can be detrimental to the creative process – especially if it impedes you to access the flow state. However – In these instances, knowing your own tolerance levels will allow you to…

Monday, July 13, 2020

Cannabis taxes fund the police. Here’s how to change that

Leafly     •     July 13, 2020, 6:09 pm
The cops got their cut in order to get legalization laws passed. But now it's a different world. The post Cannabis taxes fund the police. Here’s how to change that appeared first on Leafly.
Cannabis Culture     •     July 14, 2020, 12:04 am
The World Health Organization (WHO) wasn’t a household name. That was, until it became the subject of public health and political controversy surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. Aside from mitigating…

New Brunswick retailer Cannabis NB posts second profitable quarter

Marijuana Business Daily     •     July 9, 2020, 3:11 pm
New Brunswick’s government-owned marijuana retailer, Cannabis NB, posted its second consecutive profitable quarter, reporting a gain of 1.4 million Canadian dollars ($1 million) for the period ended…
Cannabis Training University     •     July 13, 2020, 6:01 pm
When it comes to marijuana legalization and social justice there are two pertinent issues; ensuring criminal justice and fighting economic inequality. Others may call this “righting the wrongs” that…
News – High Times     •     July 13, 2020, 5:33 pm
Four medical cannabis companies in The Garden State are planning to begin delivery services.

Colorado: Big Cannabis Companies Are Swallowing the Smaller Ones

Cannabis Wire     •     July 13, 2020, 10:55 am
Big Colorado cannabis companies are expanding their footprints under a new law that opens up the industry to out-of-state investors. As a result of the law, the state’s two biggest companies,…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     July 8, 2020, 9:14 pm
Roughly a half-dozen companies with ties to the cannabis industry received $3.5 million to $8.7 million from the federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program designed to help small businesses…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     July 8, 2020, 9:41 pm
The Los Angeles City Council’s decision to double the number of social equity retail marijuana licenses was the result of a court room settlement, according to a plaintiff in the lawsuit. Madison…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     July 9, 2020, 10:30 am
Pennsylvania’s medical cannabis market, praised for its smooth operation, is expected to nearly double to $400 million-$500 million in sales this year and reach $1 billion in sales within three or…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     July 9, 2020, 1:47 pm
Clever Leaves, an international cannabis company with its main operations in Colombia, said Thursday it obtained EU-Good Manufacturing Practice certification “to produce Active Pharmaceutical…

Israel Overtakes Germany as Largest Importer of Medicinal Cannabis Flower

Cannabis Culture     •     July 12, 2020, 5:44 pm
By July, Israel had imported more than 6 metric tons of cannabis flower into the country, according to Cannabis Magazine editor, Oren Lebovitch. Israel has officially overtaken Germany as the largest…
Cannabis Culture     •     July 12, 2020, 10:10 pm
A cross-party group of MPs has written to Health Secretary Matt Hancock demanding action. Health Secretary Matt Hancock was tonight urged to tear up red tape campaigners say is hampering…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     July 8, 2020, 2:25 pm
Federally licensed producers in Canada are stockpiling more cannabis than ever, new figures from the Canadian government show, indicating that some producers are in store for more financial pain as…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     July 8, 2020, 7:50 pm
In California’s ongoing battle against the illicit cannabis market, the state’s central tax collection agency served a dozen tax warrants to illegal marijuana retailers in Southern California in…
High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     July 12, 2020, 5:00 am
Cannabis plants faced with extreme weather conditions such as high temperatures, heatwaves or droughts never develop properly. Such conditions give rise to thirsty and depleted plants which will…

Sunday, July 12, 2020

Oklahoma now enforcing medical cannabis product testing

Marijuana Business Daily     •     July 7, 2020, 9:19 pm
Oklahoma medical marijuana regulators are administering laboratory testing after a three-month grace period to ensure enough licensed labs are in place amid the coronavirus pandemic. The mandatory…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     July 8, 2020, 10:30 am
Bad news continues to pile up for California-based MedMen Enterprises. After the multistate operator’s founders stepped down from leadership roles in January, their replacements have continued to…
High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     July 12, 2020, 5:00 am
“The effects of marijuana on the brain are not conducive to mind control, because it actually opens neuron pathways in the brain.  It expands thought.”  – Cathy O’Brien . If you don’t know who Cathy…
News – High Times     •     July 10, 2020, 11:10 pm
To address the ongoing opioid crisis, Canadian authorities are urging the decriminalization of all drugs.
Cannabis Culture     •     July 12, 2020, 4:38 pm
The Canadian cannabis sector was absolutely savaged in 2019 as fundamental issues with demand and sky-high expectations from retail investors collided. With the hot air largely out of Canadian…

Marijuana Violations Will No Longer Be Cited In Kansas City, MO

News – High Times     •     July 10, 2020, 9:12 pm
A proposal to lift penalties for marijuana possession in Kansas City has been voted into action.