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House Appropriations Bill Would Lift FCC Advertising Ban

WASHINGTON – Advertising opportunities for legal cannabis businesses could expand exponentially if a policy rider to the fiscal-year 2023 federal budget remains intact. Verbiage in...
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The CLIMB Act Would Greatly Expand Access to Financial Services

WASHINGTON - The Capital Lending and Investment for Marijuana Businesses (CLIMB) Act was introduced Thursday by U.S. Congressmen Troy A. Carter, Sr. (D-LA) and...
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A Bipartisan Omnibus Bill Is Gaining Steam in Congress

WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) reportedly is discussing with other congressional leaders a bipartisan omnibus cannabis bill that would grant new...
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Is the Cannabis B2B Trade Show Model Broken? Can It Be Fixed?

Somewhere between the onslaught of COVID-19 and the looming threat of recession in 2022, the allure of business-to-business trade shows dimmed. Hard-hit by pandemic...
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Israeli Researchers Use Virus to Boost THC Levels

JERUSALEM – Hebrew University of Jerusalem researchers have used a plant virus to engineer a cannabis strain with higher levels of THC and other...
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House Passes MORE Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday passed the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act for the second time, on...
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The Cannabis Workforce Is Experiencing Significant Shifts

DENVER – As the cannabis industry grows and evolves, so does its workforce. According to a new study by hiring platform Vangst, the nearly...

Disorder in the Courts

Calif., Ill., Maine, and Minn. – Courtroom drama playing out in four states could have widespread ramifications for the industry as a whole. At issue...
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New York to Limit Licenses to Formerly Incarcerated Individuals

NEW YORK – The first round of adult-use retail licenses in New York will be awarded to people who did time in the joint...
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American Basketball Star Arrested in Russia

MOSCOW – Traveling with your stash is never a good idea, especially if your itinerary includes countries that are hostile to the United States...