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Legal Marijuana

Adults In Massachusetts Can Legally Buy Marijuana Starting Today

It's been a long wait but Massachusetts is now the first eastern state to allow recreational sales.
Legal Marijuana

Pro-Marijuana Candidates Were Big Midterm Winners but Now They Need to be Prodded

Many new office holders support legal marijuana but few made it their highest priority.
Edibles

Cannabis Edibles Market Set to Quadruple in U.S., Canada to $4B

A new report sees the market for edibles growing from about $1B to $4B by 2022, apparently at the cost of smoked marijuana.
Legal Marijuana

Key Cannabis Legalization Wins Could Bring in Upwards of $2 Billion in New Sales

With few exceptions, voted approved both ballot measures and candidates favorable to legal marijuana, at least for medical purposes.
Canada

What American Tourists Need to Know About Canadian Marijuana Legalization

It's true marijuana is nationally legal in Canada but the local rules vary.
week in weed

This Week in Weed: Americans Vote on Cannabis!

Americans make big weed decisions in midterm elections, Jeff Sessions is out and cannabis stocks rise, and can cartels keep up?
Legal Marijuana

Pesticide Contamination Is a Growing Cannabis Safety Concern

Marijuana's continuing status as illegal under federal law makes the job of regulating it for consumer safety much harder.
Legal Marijuana

Flower, Vape or Edible? Survey Offers a Glimpse of What California Cannabis Users Prefer

The demographics of California cannabis users are not what many would expect.
Legal Marijuana

AG Jeff Sessions Was (Basically) Fired: The Cannabis Industry Reacts

We tried but we couldn't find anybody unhappy about it.
Politics

Marijuana Wins Big in the Midterms

Michigan, Missouri and Utah go legal, North Dakota goes illegal, and other big news from the election.
Cannabis

Hemp Oil vs. CBD Oil: What's the Difference?

The marijuana plants has so many positive uses that people in the future will think we were insane for ever making it illegal.
Raising Money

3 Hottest Trends In Cannabis Start-Ups

Top VCs share what's catching their eye as the year comes to a close.
Politics

The Mooch: 'Trump Will Legalize Cannabis After the Midterms'

The former White House Communications Director makes a bold prediction. But is it fake news?
Cannabis

10 Ways Companies Are Getting Creative With Cannabis. Is One of These Segments for You?

Forget using cannabis just to get high. Today, companies are using it to make shoes and soap, building materials and auto parts.
Election 2018

Will a Green Wave Overtake The Midterm Elections?

Forget all this talk about blue waves and red waves. Here are the elections and ballot intiatives that could turn the tide for cannabis.