National Pre-Employment Drug Screening Is in Decline

Over the past couple of years, employers have begun to abandon something they have been doing for decades: pre-employment screening for cannabis use. Sometimes, the reasons are purely practical, like not being able to find enough cannabis-free workers to staff their workforce. Other times, state or local laws make it difficult or impossible for companies to require a pre-employment...
Washington D.C., USA - March 1, 2020: The entrance of John A. Wilson Building, which houses the Executive Office of the Mayor and the Council of the District of Columbia.

D.C. Lawmakers Advance Business-Friendly Bill for the Capital

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Lawmakers in the capital are moving forward with a revised medical marijuana bill poised to make significant business-friendly changes to local...

PermaTherm’s New PDQ Program is Built to be Setback-Proof

The ability to capitalize on new opportunities in emerging markets requires timing and speed, two critical aspects of the industry’s supply chain still mired...
Frankfort, Kentucky- US April 13, 2018 Andy Beshear Attorney General of Kentucky, speaking to the teachers who have gathered at the capitol protesting.

Kentucky Gov. Signs Interstate Medical and Delta-8 Executive Orders

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Kentucky residents will be able to import THC-containing products from surrounding states beginning January 1, 2023, under an executive order Gov....
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Maryland and Missouri Pass Cannabis Reform, Others Fail

LOS ANGELES – More than 5 million Americans weighed in on recreational cannabis on Tuesday. The results were disappointing for ballot measures in three...
Stuttgart, Germany - 03-06-2021: Cellphone with business website of Canadian cannabis company Canopy Growth Corp. on screen in front of logo. Focus on top-center of phone display. Unmodified photo.

Canopy Growth Spins Off U.S. Division

SMITHS FALLS, Ontario – After posting a $2-billion loss for the second quarter, Canopy Growth Corporation is sideloading its American assets into a separate...