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A new report shows that the marijuana industry has a great deal of potential for retailers. Running a legal marijuana dispensary is just as profitable as owning a Starbucks according to an analysis of a recent BDS Analytics study by Arcview Market...
Open source online medical journal PLOS One last week published results of a study that found that patients suffering from chronic pain were able to reduce or cease use of prescription opioid medications after being treated with medical cannabis. Titled,...
The Puerto Rico Medical Cannabis Association (PRMCA), the Puerto Rico Department of Economic Development, and Puerto Rico Medcann.biz consulting firm have launched a Stronger Together campaign, to raise relief funds for 3.4 million residents of Puerto Rico affected by...
While medical marijuana is not fully legal in Texas yet, some patients will soon begin to receive CBD oil. In 2015, Texas Governor Gregg Abbot signed Senate Bill 339 and legalized the use of CBD oil. Now, it seems some...
The San Francisco Chronicle this weekend reported that regulatory officials in Oakland, CA, have applications from 255 individuals, seeking special city permits that would allow them to cultivate, retail, distribute, and transport cannabis, as well as lab testers and...
Two churches in the San Jose area are being pressured to shut down by city authorities because they do not have permits to distribute marijuana. Getting people to roll out of bed early on Sunday and attend church may be...
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors decided on Tuesday to delay approval on new regulations for recreational cannabis businesses, scheduled to be legal on January 1, 2018. The next board meeting is slated for November 28. Despite rescheduling the vote for...
Activists have submitted thousands of petition signatures to get a vote on legalizing recreational marijuana to the ballot for 2018. Legalized recreational marijuana could be coming to Michigan. The Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alchohol (RMLA) has submitted approximately 360,000...
The Associated Press reported last week that a couple was held for several hours, handcuffed, in a police car when local police mistook their hibiscus plants for cannabis. Edward, 69, and Audrey, 66, Cramer told AP that the tried to...
Researchers regret how their words have been interpreted about the cause of a tragic death of an infant. This week, media outlets have been promoting a research study about the death of an 11-month old due to a marijuana "overdose." But...

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