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Kalamazoo marijuana dispensary plans growth as condition threatens shutdown

Jevin Weyenberg, owner of Lake Effect marijuana dispensary in Portage, sat in the upstairs boardroom of the business, where maps of Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, and other places color-coded with zoning regulations were being hung on the wall.  The medical marijuana company is planning to expand in Kalamazoo and considering some additional locations while facing uncertainty […]

The Green Organic Dutchman provides update on operations

The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (the“Company” or “TGOD”) (TSX:TGOD, US:TGODF) is pleased to provide the following update on its operations. $75 Million Bought Deal Financing TGOD is committed to becoming the largest organic cannabis brand in the world, and the Company is on an excellent path with the additional $75 million bought deal financing announced last […]

17 cannabis cryptocurrencies to acquire high on

Want to invest in a cannabis cryptocurrency backed by seeds? Rent a cannabis co-working space? Or do you just want to buy herb without carrying cash around? These cannabis cryptocurrencies will help you do all this and more. Keep in mind that cannabis cryptocurrencies solve the biggest problem facing the cannabis industry: the inability to access banking […]

Thousands of first-time cannabis consumers stated that they 'd attempt marijuana instead of beer

A surprising number of potential first-time marijuana users would use the drug in place of an evening beer. That’s according to consulting firm A.T. Kearney, which on Wednesday published a report looking at consumer attitudes around the increasingly mainstream cannabis industry. Some 27% percent of the 2,000 survey respondents in Canada and the US said […]

MedMen accelerates Oak Park’s PharmaCann in biggest cannabis deal

MedMen Enterprises Inc. has acquired PharmaCann, one of the largest medical cannabis providers in the U.S., for $682 million, making it the largest acquisition in history of the budding cannabis industry. Combined, the companies have cannabis licenses in 12 states and operate 79 cannabis facilities. MedMen, which had licenses in California, Nevada, New York, Illinois, […]

Marijuana along with also the Mid-Terms: A brand new chance for cannabis legalization in certain crucial Midwestern states

The momentum for cannabis reform in the U.S., which has had landmark political success beginning in 2012, appears to be gaining speed ahead of next month’s midterm elections. Voters in Michigan and North Dakota will be deciding on the legalization of adult-use, recreational cannabis in November while Utah and Missouri voters will look at several […]

Even the Greater Cannabis Business files added patent to further shield proprietary cannabinoid delivery method

The Greater Cannabis Company, Inc. (OTC: GCAN) (“the Company”), a biotechnology company focused on development and manufacturing of innovative delivery systems for the Cannabis market, today announced that it has filed an additional patent to further protect its proprietary Eluting Transmucosal Patch (ETP) platform. The United States Patent and Trademark Office has accepted the filing […]

Canadian authorities discover that cannabis firm disclosures are inadequate

A Canadian regulatory watchdog group announced Wednesday that the disclosure by cannabis companies is at an insufficient level. The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) conducted a review into 70 U.S. and Canadian Licensed Producers on their disclosure practices. It found that some companies are inconsistent in complying with Canadian security requirements on items including “forward-looking information […]

Canada: University of Alberta cannabis coverage leads by example

Pot-friendly zones for cannabis smoking and vaping will exist on the University of Alberta campus when it becomes legal next Wednesday. The decision was a no-brainer, says the school’s director of enterprise risk management programs. “Even before Day 1, our students told us it would be absurd to ban it,” said Andrew Leitch, who is also co-chairman of the cannabis […]

California: In-depth look at Palm Desert's cannabis company tax

Palm Desert’s Measure Q creates a three-tier taxation plan for cannabis sales that could result in an additional $6 million. That money will go towards city services including the police and other local agencies that assist in enforcing marijuana laws and regulations “Just recognize that Prop 64 has passed and that recreational cannabis is legal in the […]

What’s an Israeli cannabis firm doing in Uganda? The solution Is hazy

The company, the biggest cannabis firm on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, has said it is setting up a medical marijuana farm there, but Ugandan officials say that’s illegal. What is Israeli cannabis company Together Pharma really doing in Uganda? The answer regarding this company, which has drawn significant public interest, isn’t entirely clear. Together, formally […]

FinCanna investee ezGreen compliance starts tax reporting technologies

FinCanna Capital Corp. (“FinCanna”) (CSE: CALI) (OTCQB: FNNZF) a royalty company for the U.S. licensed medical cannabis industry, announces that its investee company ezGreen Compliance (“ezGreen”) which provides a state-of-the-art enterprise compliance and point-of-sale (POS) software solution for licensed medical cannabis dispensaries and cultivators, has expanded its proprietary Business Intelligence Dashboard (BID) with the addition […]

Data shows US taxpayers often stopped at edge for cannabis

Security at the US-Mexico border has been a political talking point for years, but it’s become an increasingly divisive issue in the age of Trump. His contentious relationship with Mexico is frequently tied to the moment he announced his presidential bid back in 2015, when he infamously called Mexicans “rapists” and accused them of “bringing […]

Most Canadian universities' coverages on legal cannabis overly restrictive

Many universities across the country are banning any use of cannabis on campus, a move advocates say is too restrictive with marijuana legalization just around the corner. Some campuses, including the University of British Columbia and a campus of the University of Alberta, are allowing smoking and vaping of cannabis in designated areas once consumption […]