Category: Cannabis

Marijuana Users Being Turned Away From Cannabis Industry Jobs

One of the first rules of operating a successful black market drug dealing operation is to never get high on your own supply. Well, it turns out this thug-life ethos is...

New Survey Says, 85% of Americans Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

As cannabis reform measures continue to find leverage in every corner of the country, both medical and recreational legalization have amassed overwhelming support from...

Cannabis Opportunities

Despite the obvious political and regulatory hurdles, it appears it won’t be long before institutional investors, including public pension funds, will have ample...

Cannabis banking confusion, medical marijuana vs. opioids in NY & MMJ defeat in US Tax Court

Landmark news comes from Canada this week as it becomes the first G-20 nation to legalize recreational cannabis. Read more about that here. In the United States,...

From marijuana beer to pot cookies, Canadian companies creating cannabis edibles in anticipation of legalization

Beer brewed with marijuana, baking mixes concocted to bring out the unique flavours of cannabis oil and good, old-fashioned pot cookies: Canadian companies are creating...

Green Hop Brings Cannabis and Hip-Hop Together in North Portland

Rap isn’t just the theme, it’s the thesis. Green Hop calls itself “the world’s first historical hip-hop dispensary.” But for co-owners Karanja...

Deloitte Predicts Canadians will spend up to $7B on cannabis in 2019

Between $500M and $1B of those sales expected to be illegal, report says After cannabis is legalized throughout Canada later this year, Canadians are expected to...

Cannabis Company Canopy Growth Has Applied to List on NYSE

Leading cannabis company Canopy Growth Corp. announced it has started the application process to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange.  Canopy Growth is a...

Cannabis Industry Pleads Its Case Against Possible Texas CBD Ban

A month after a Texas health agency proposed cracking down on CBD, the cannabis industry is actively trying to change the minds of health authorities about CBD to keep...

Zimbabwe will issue cannabis licences to growers

Zimbabweans can now apply for licences to grow cannabis for medical and research purposes, the government has said in a legal notice, making the southern African nation...