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Although Luxembourg considers the legalization of marijuana as a milestone, businesses fear that transactions are limited. The European Union sees the provision as an opportunity only to allow adult residents to take part in the sales. This restriction is due to the government’s preference not to allow...
Bernie Sanders, a Democratic presidential candidate, wants to end the war on drugs alongside marijuana legalization officially. Marijuana legalization has long been part of Sanders' plans. The candidate's platform also includes the removal and elimination of private prisons, death penalty implementation, cash bail, and mandatory minimum sentences.
Andrew Yang, a presidential candidate of the Democratic party, has promised a mass pardon to people convicted in nonviolent cannabis-related cases. In an event hosted by the American Civil Liberties Union of New Hampshire, where Yang spoke at, he has declared his campaign promise...
Ireland is a majestic place with breathtaking scenery. A part of this country's landscape is state-owned bogs. These bogs are thousands of hectares in size, and lately, Sean Canney, Minister of State for Natural Resources, said that these could be converted into medical marijuana plantations. This could...
Cronos, a Canadian pot company, has announced that they are gaining access into the American market by purchasing Redwood Holding Group for $300 million. The U.S. Group is the firm that manages Lord Jones, the famous CBD beauty brand in the country.  Lord Jones...
On April 26, 2019, the Senate Bill 5276 was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee, opening the state of Washington to hemp production. The bill is titled “Authorizing hemp production in conformance with the agriculture improvement act of 2018 (2018 Farm Bill).” This bill will remove...
The changing marijuana landscape offers new avenues for research. The latest of which is a study underscoring the connection between deaths and marijuana.  An Economic Inquiry study first published August 6, 2019, documented the correlation between the shifting legalizations surrounding marijuana and deaths over...
Canada recently introduced a new process that will award legal licenses to different cannabis producers across the country. However, this could mean limited investment opportunities for smaller companies. According to many executives, the policy was designed for companies who are rich enough to have a “foot in...
The Liberal Government of Canada legalized cannabis on October 17, 2018. The Minister of Border Security and Organized Crime Reduction announced that you could legally buy marijuana only through government-run stores. The reason being that authorized distributors and retailers or federally licensed businesses are the only ones...
New York has recently decriminalized the recreational use of any CBD and hemp-infused products. With the new regulation, offenders who are found to be in possession of marijuana would pay fines instead of serving time in prison.  Cuomo said the implementation may open doors...