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Women Are Influencing the Cannabis Industry Both as Entrepreneurs and Consumers

Cannabis is increasingly popular with women as both a career and a consumer product.
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3 of the Biggest States Are Likely to Make Adult-Use Marijuana Legal This Year

New York, New Jersey and Illinois are huge markets where political winds have shifted strongly against prohibition.
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Her Dad Founded the Emerald Cup and Now She Is Co-Producer of the Industry's Largest Festival

Taylor Blake grew up with cannabis and now the industry's beloved annual festival is a family affair.
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Denver's Marijuana Czar Reflects on Running America's First Legal, Adult-Use Weed Market

Ashley Kilroy isn't in the cannabis business but she knows as much about it as just about anybody who is.
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Here's What the Average Cannabis Consumer in Canada Looks Like

Now that cannabis is legal in Canada, a whole new market of middle-aged, infrequent consumers has emerged.
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Strange but True: Even Texas Is Getting Serious About Decriminalization and Medical Marijuana

The Lone Star state just might liberalize marijuana laws, at least as much as Oklahoma has.
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Colorado Cannabis Business Leaders Share Lessons From America's First Adult-Use Market

Five years after Colorado legalized marijuana for adults the industry is a huge success but not every entrepreneur has succeeded.
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What Does the New Farm Bill Mean For Legal Cannabis?

By legalizing hemp, the Farm Bill has created a legal source of CBD.
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America Began Alcohol Prohibition in 1919 but It's Edging Toward Ending Cannabis Prohibition in 2019

A century after the 18th Amendment prohibited alcohol the nation seems ready to finally let adults make their own choices about cannabis.
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Seniors Are the Cannabis Market Few Companies Are Targeting

The cannabis industry's fixation on millennials risks overlooking older consumers who have more money to spend and more health issues to address.
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Cannabis Industry Leaders Anticipate More Legalization and More Competition in 2019

Huge, risk adverse corporations with deep pockets are ready for when cannabis is legal.
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Inside Mayor de Blasio's Vision for Legal Cannabis in New York City

With the governor and majorities in both houses of the legislature favoring legalization, de Blasio details all that he wants it to accomplish.
Intellectual Property

Protecting Your IP Is (No Surprise) Even Harder in the Cannabis Business

Asking the federal government for a patent or trademark on anything cannabis related is harder than with ordinary IP.
Medical Marijuana

Florida Medical Marijuana System Now In Court

The suit is not about stopping medical marijuana in Florida but what the rules ought to be governing a lucrative market.
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Federal Cannabis Prohibition Got a Lot Weaker in 2018

Prohibition has inertia but no momentum.