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New Jersey Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization, Expungements And Medical Cannabis Expansion - Marijuana Moment

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:52
New Jersey Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization, Expungements And Medical Cannabis Expansion  Marijuana Moment

Plans for full marijuana legalization in New Jersey might be stalled, but lawmakers in various committees advanced several reform bills on Monday that would ...

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Marijuana Business This Week: MMJ showdown in CA county, Nevada oversight overhaul, big-money fundraiser in MO & more - Marijuana Business Daily

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:46
Marijuana Business This Week: MMJ showdown in CA county, Nevada oversight overhaul, big-money fundraiser in MO & more  Marijuana Business Daily

Here are some notable stories and events to watch for in the coming days: FIGHT FOR LIFE: Friday is supposed to mark the final day for medical cannabis sales ...

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Pot shop cuts hours because it can't get enough cannabis - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:45
Pot shop cuts hours because it can't get enough cannabis  CBC.ca

An Ottawa pot shop is being forced to significantly reduce its hours because it's consistently running out of cannabis and it says the province won't allow it to ...

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The Greater Green: This Cannabis Subreddit Is Cleaning Up the Earth - Leafly

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 10:48
The Greater Green: This Cannabis Subreddit Is Cleaning Up the Earth  Leafly

Read more about "The Greater Green," a subreddit community that uses cannabis to inspire stewardship of the Earth.

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Gun-Related Suicides Fell In California After Medical Marijuana Became Legal, Study Shows - Marijuana Moment

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 09:24
Gun-Related Suicides Fell In California After Medical Marijuana Became Legal, Study Shows  Marijuana Moment

The total number of suicides in California per year, including those committed with firearms, declined after the state legalized marijuana use for medical ...

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Formal proposals due at City Hall for Springfield marijuana businesses - MassLive.com

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 09:19
Formal proposals due at City Hall for Springfield marijuana businesses  MassLive.com

A internal review committee consisting of Springfield department heads will evaluate and rank all marijuana business proposals, with the top-ranked companies ...

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P.E.I. man fined after driving impaired by cannabis - The Guardian

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 09:05
P.E.I. man fined after driving impaired by cannabis  The Guardian

A P.E.I. man who was doing doughnuts in a parking lot after smoking cannabis was recently fined $1000 and banned from driving for one year. Joshua John ...

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We May Finally Know Where the Cannabis Plant Originated - Live Science

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 08:47
We May Finally Know Where the Cannabis Plant Originated  Live Science

Cannabis may have originated high on the Tibetan Plateau, according to an analysis of fossil pollen. While this medicinal and psychotropic plant was long ...

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SA company given green light to grow, import cannabis to Canada - EWN

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 08:33
SA company given green light to grow, import cannabis to Canada  EWN

For three years Leaf Botanicals has been hard at work securing a licence it will now use to export organic dagga to Canada after an agreement was signed with ...

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St. Clair County sheriff says legalized marijuana poses additional threats to drivers - Belleville News-Democrat

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 07:54
St. Clair County sheriff says legalized marijuana poses additional threats to drivers  Belleville News-Democrat

St. Clair County, IL Sheriff Rick Watson opposes Illinois Senate Bill 7, which would legalize and tax recreational marijuana. He says expunging felony records ...

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Your Illinois News Radar » Cannabis roundup - The Capitol Fax Blog

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 07:38
Your Illinois News Radar » Cannabis roundup  The Capitol Fax Blog

Monday, May 20, 2019. * By far the most troubling aspect of watching the cannabis legalization bill this year is the willingness of the opposition to just make stuff ...

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Canadians Are Using Marijuana More and Drinking Beer Less, Survey Says - Barron's

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 07:37
Canadians Are Using Marijuana More and Drinking Beer Less, Survey Says  Barron's

Pot use in Canada is about twice what was previously reported, according to a surprising survey published this morning by Cowen and Co. Canadian pot ...

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Weekly Update: Cannabis ETFs Closed with Losses amid Trade War - Market Realist

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 07:21
Weekly Update: Cannabis ETFs Closed with Losses amid Trade War  Market Realist

The cannabis sector was broadly in the red last week. Cannabis ETFs have seen negative price action for three consecutive weeks.

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Medical marijuana, expungement reforms head to final vote. And NJ may decriminalize weed. - Asbury Park Press

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:02
Medical marijuana, expungement reforms head to final vote. And NJ may decriminalize weed.  Asbury Park Press

TRENTON - While the legislative push to legalize weed might be dead for now in New Jersey, bills to expand the state's medical marijuana program, overhaul ...

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Why Cannabis Stock HEXO Has a Bright Future - Yahoo Finance

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:01
Why Cannabis Stock HEXO Has a Bright Future  Yahoo Finance

With many cannabis companies now having reported earnings from the first full quarter of sales following the legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada, ...

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Cannabis Is Becoming A Huge Job Creator - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Cannabis Is Becoming A Huge Job Creator  Forbes

Cannabis is creating thousands of high-paying jobs, making it a job-growth market to be reckoned with.

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Using Marijuana Revenue to Create Jobs - Center For American Progress

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Using Marijuana Revenue to Create Jobs  Center For American Progress

Today's national policy debate around marijuana stands in sharp contrast to the debate of the past. Current elected leaders as well as those running for office ...

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Barstow to consider cannabis ordinance - VVdailypress.com

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 05:55
Barstow to consider cannabis ordinance  VVdailypress.com

BARSTOW — The City Council is set to discuss an ordinance that would allow marijuana sales, cultivation and businesses in the city, with the approval of voters.

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These Billionaire Money Managers Bought Aurora Cannabis Stock in the First Quarter - Motley Fool

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 05:21
These Billionaire Money Managers Bought Aurora Cannabis Stock in the First Quarter  Motley Fool

It's that time again, folks -- and, no, I'm not talking about air-conditioner weather. Last week (on May 15), the deadline was hit for money managers with more ...

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Mom And Dad, I'm Going To Cannabis School - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 04:15
Mom And Dad, I'm Going To Cannabis School  Forbes

Colleges are launching cannabis-centric courses to train the next generation of industry leaders.

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