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This Week in Weed: Can The Black Market Be Stopped?

The black market thrives, edible prices won't budge, and Congress introduces a new bud bill.
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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.
Legal Marijuana

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.
Mainstreaming Marijuana

Anheuser Kush? Beer Giant To Invest $100 Million in Developing Marijuana-Infused Drinks

The annoucement marks a continuing trend in major beverage companies dipping into the cannabis market.
Medical Marijuana

Darryl Strawberry Sees No Difference Between Medical Cannabis and Opioids

There are a lot of other retired athletes who want to educate him.
Legal Marijuana

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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This Week in Weed: The Dallas Cannabis Club??

Big tobacco vapes, weed may being taxed too little, and Michigan businesses use a cannabis hack out of the movies.
Legal Marijuana

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.
California

What I Learned From Visiting 50 California Dispensaries

The first leg of my journey up the coast has taught we where Cali thrives and where it nose dives.
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.
Resolutions

11 Cannabis Predictions for 2019

Industry experts look into their crystal bongs and tell us what to expect in the ever-growing cannabiz.
Legal Marijuana

Federal Cannabis Prohibition Got a Lot Weaker in 2018

Prohibition has inertia but no momentum.
Jobs

Canadian Company Imports Foreign Workers To Fill Marijuana Jobs

As demand for the plant swells, a cannabis company welcomes foreign workers with open arms. This may be a sign of things to come.