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Florida Adult-Use Ballot Sponsor Files 99-Page Brief Supporting Measure With Supreme Court

Smart & Safe Florida filed a three-part argument that a constitutional amendment to legalize cannabis is sufficient to appear before voters.

Lindsey Renner on Surviving the Downturn

The owner of Native Humboldt Farms shares strategies she's implemented to lower production and post-harvest costs and improve efficiency, as well as advice she has for other growers during these challenging times.

Green Thumb Worker, 60, Had ‘Difficultly Breathing’ Before Dying at Cultivation Facility

The worker, identified as Julie Devinney, died “from natural causes” less than an hour after a 911 call was made from the Rock Island facility in Illinois.

Curaleaf Lays Off 49 Workers at New Jersey Cultivation Facility

The mass workforce reduction comes as the state’s adult-use cannabis rollout has fallen short of the company’s expectations.

Curaleaf Continues Search for Expansion Opportunities

The company has added five dispensaries in Florida and acquired three in Utah this year; more transactions are expected.

Cresco Labs Going Heavy on Florida, Pennsylvania Retail Growth

The company is planning ahead with pro-forma market potential lined up for its acquisition of Columbia Care.

Columbia Care to Redeploy Capital, Enhance Liquidity

Pending a megamerger agreement with Cresco Labs, Columbia Care is focusing on current markets that are driving the most value.

Ascend Wellness Commits to Expanding Current Footprint

The company has added seven dispensaries to its portfolio so far this year, including the acquisition of four stores in Maryland.

Where the Nation’s 8 Largest Cannabis MSOs Are Expanding in 2023 (and Why)

We’ve seen corporate operators pulling out of California, Colorado, Oregon and Massachusetts, but which markets are they tackling now?

Verano Broadens Vertical Operations in Limited-License States

The company expects to open six social equity joint venture dispensaries during the second half of 2023 in Connecticut.

Trulieve Puts Eyes on Growth-Oriented Markets

The nation’s industry-leading retailer is making moves in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

TerrAscend Points to Maryland, Michigan and Pennsylvania as Top Priorities

The company operates in five key U.S. markets but has dedicated 90% of its capital expenditures to New Jersey operations in 2023.

Green Thumb Broadens Retail Footprint in Florida, Nevada, Virginia

The Chicago-based cannabis company is also focused on cultivation investments in New York, New Jersey, Minnesota and Virginia

Maryland Cannabis Operators Reflect on ‘Bustling Open’ to Adult-Use Sales

Executives from Curio Wellness and Curaleaf share how their companies prepared for the state’s July 1 launch, insight into early sales trends, the market outlook and more.

Inside Oklahoma's Medical Cannabis Oversupply Issue

A recent study found that medical cannabis supply in Oklahoma outpaces demand by at least 32 times.

UPDATE: New York Governor's Office Halts Plans for Farmers Market-Style Events This Summer

The new proposal is seen as a pressure release valve for the state’s bottlenecked supply chain.

MedMen Appoints New CEO, Chief Financial Officer

Ellen Deutsch takes the reins as the multistate cannabis operator’s fifth chief executive officer since 2020.

WATCH: CannaCribs Visits Aeriz in Illinois

Check out the latest video from our new partner, CannaCribs, and learn about aeroponics.

ASA Report Reveals Major Disparities in State Cannabis Testing Programs

Cannabis advocates are calling for enhanced product safety protocols and consumer education.

Pennsylvania Senators Introduce Adult-Use Cannabis Legalization Bill