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CannTrust Stock Rises After CEO Fired for Unlicensed Growing

Bad news and leadership shakeups are typically bad for investors. But for CannTrust Holdings, reports of illegal growing activity were quickly followed by a...
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Full Impact of the Cannabis Job Market Continues to Fly Under the Radar

Reports are constantly being released highlighting the rapid growth of the cannabis labor market. Barclay’s estimates that the U.S. cannabis industry will be worth...
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Orange Photonics Illuminates Field-Testing With LightLab

In the early days of legal cannabis, some producers were prone to making questionable scientific assertions. Consumers and regulators eventually learned safe recreation and...
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Senate Hearing Shows Federal Cannabis Banking Reform Still a Challenge

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A hearing on Capitol Hill shows that despite building momentum among the public and the U.S. House of Representatives, cannabis reformers...
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Flower Co. Raises Big Money As It Aims to Become “Costco of Cannabis”

Although cannabis is recreationally legal in eleven states, black market sales are still prevalent within those markets. This is especially true in California where...

Curaleaf Issues Response to FDA Letter

WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Curaleaf has responded to a letter the company received from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The agency has accused the...
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Envirocann Helps the Industry Shrink Its Carbon Footprint

Gains in the cannabis reform movement should not offset progress achieved in other arenas. The journey of environmentalists and cannabis advocates in their fight...
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Cannabis Internships Can Work for Both Employers and Job Seekers

Internships are a rite of passage, a way to get a foot in the door and, for workers transitioning from one industry to another,...
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Tensions Continue Over Cannabis in Santa Barbara County

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif. – Although cannabis was legalized in California after voters approved Prop. 64, some local governments are struggling to figure out...
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July 4 and 710 Cannabis Sales Numbers Are In

The month of July offers two holidays (one official federal holiday, and an unofficial cannabis holiday) that are great for helping dispensaries increase their...