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What are you searching for? viewAgraFlora Organics International Inc. The firm said it agreed with holders of its 10% senior unsecured convertible debentures due March 12, 2021, that provides for the purchase of $3 million aggregate principal amount
Planet 13 awarded Nevada retail cannabis license through settlement of the lawsuit against the Nevada Department of Taxation NEVADA:  Planet 13 Holdings Inc., a leading vertically-integrated Nevada cannabis company, today announced it has agreed to a
OKLAHOMA:  According to statistics released by the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA), the Sooner State generated more than $39 Million in tax revenues from its robust medical marijuana program in the first half of 2020.  Original link
Ohio’s medical cannabis sales have reached $100 million so far this year, doubling the sales figures from last year, the program’s first year in operation, according to a Dayton Business Journal report. As of July 20, the state’s licensed dispensarie
The Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA) has appointed a new director as former director Travis Kirkpatrick was recently named deputy commissioner of prevention and preparedness at the Oklahoma State Department of Health, according to an AP Ne
Maricopa County Superior Court Judge James Smith has rejected claims that the 100-word summary on an initiative to place an adult-use cannabis legalization measure on Arizona’s 2020 ballot was misleading, meaning the issue can be placed before voters
OKLAHOMA:  The deputy director of the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority will serve as interim director of the authority, officials announced Friday. Kelly Williams replaces Travis Kirkpatrick, who was recently named deputy commissioner of preventi
The Michigan Regulatory Agency issued a recall Aug. 6 for nearly 3,200 pre-rolls processed in a Bay City facility after a processing plant employee was accused of licking the product, according to an MLive.com report. Although it’s unclear how regula
When brothers James and Giono Barrett transformed a former coffee shop in Juneau, Alaska, into a cannabis dispensary, they aspired to one day create an on-site consumption space for its customers, once Alaska finalized its regulations. Now, their dre
This week, the cannabis industry began looking toward a September House vote on the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act, legislation that would federally decriminalize cannabis by removing it from the Controlled Substances
  PHOENIX, Ariz., August 4, 2020 -PRESS RELEASE- 4Front Ventures Corp. announced that the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has granted 4Front’s Mission dispensary and cultivation/processing facilities in Georgetown, Mass., authorization to c
NEVADA: The Nevada Cannabis Compliance Board (CCB) has opened investigations into three dispensaries for selling product that twice failed microbial testing. On March 5, 2020, the Department of Taxation and CCB issued a directive to all dispensary/re
Cannabis Control Commission Issues Second Amended Quarantine Order for Vaporizer Products Following the agency’s three-phased testing and public comment period, licensees may retest and release, or destroy quarantined products subject to order requir
The Cannabis Business Association of Illinois has submitted a letter to Gov. J.B. Pritzer, urging him to use a portion of the state’s cannabis tax revenue to support social equity applicants, who have been awaiting one of Illinois’ long-delayed licen
Mission dispensary celebrated the grand reopening of its Chicago store on July 31, two months after it was ransacked by dozens of people in just one of several incidents across the country of looters targeting cannabis businesses amid countrywide pro
What are you searching for? viewCannabis One Holdings Inc. Cannabis One (CSE: CBIS) President and Interim CEO Joshua Mann joined Steve Darling from Proactive Vancouver with news the company has changed up their board of directors. Mr Alnoor Nathoo ha
CHICAGO, August 6, 2020 -PRESS RELEASE- Cresco Labs, one of the largest vertically integrated multistate cannabis operators in the United States, announced today the opening of its new retail location in Schaumburg, a northwestern suburb of Chicago.
CLEVELAND, OH -- AUGUST 6, 2020 -- Cannabis Conference Virtual, produced by Cannabis Business Times, Cannabis Dispensary, and Hemp Grower magazines, will bring the industry together for a special digital event, taking place September 15, 22 and 29, 2
Five Star’s Double Shot line is a fast-acting beverage that contains 20 milligrams of THC in a variety of flavors and its cannabis-infused tincture beverage enhancers allow users to mix and match flavours AMA will manufacture Five Star products, incl
Announces $2.8 million Sales Contract in July COLORADO: Surna announced today that it recently signed a sales contract valued at $2.8 million. The project in Illinois is for a multi-state operator with whom Surna has worked on previous facilities in
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  As national support for federal marijuana legalization continues to climb, the U.S. House of Representatives today approved important legislation to protect state, territory, and tribal cannabis programs from federal interferen
Michigan’s Marijuana Regulatory Agency is removing a requirement that businesses must hold a medical cannabis business license to apply for an adult-use permit, meaning that entrepreneurs can apply for standalone adult-use cannabis licenses starting
August 4, 2020 -PRESS RELEASE- The Portland Office of Community & Civic Life’s Social Equity & Educational Development (SEED) Grant Fund has announced its 2020 grant recipients. Six Portland, Ore. organizations will receive a total of $548,000 to pro
ATLANTA and PITTSBURGH, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -PRESS RELEASE- Today, the University of Pittsburgh and Parallel, a cannabis brand, announced a relationship to establish a clinical research program to study medical marijuana. As part of a 10-year a
TORONTO, Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -PRESS RELEASE- WeedMD Inc., a Canadian cannabis producer and distributor, announced today it has entered into an exclusive licensing, manufacturing and distribution agreement with U.S.-based cannabis company M