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Illinois Senate Approves Recreational Cannabis Legalization

Illinois has moved a step closer to legalizing recreational cannabis use after HB 1438 cleared the Senate following a 38-17 vote. The bill would permit recreational cannabis to be sold to anyone aged 21 or over throughout the state from Jan. 1, 2020. The current legislative session ends tomorrow and...

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Illinois Senate Advances Recreational Marijuana Bill

Throughout the year, lawmakers in Illinois have been hammering out the details of a potential legalization bill. Now, that bill appears to be progressing through the legislative process. Most recently, the bill cleared the Senate. It now moves on to the House. But before it can become law, the bill...

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Charlotte’s Web to Trade on TSX

While Canadian licensed producers seek to list on U.S. exchanges such as NASDAQ and the NYSE, the reverse has also held true, with hemp and cannabis companies from the U.S. seeking to list on stock exchanges north of the border.  Charlotte’s Web Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CWEB; OTCQX: CWBHF) was already a...

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Cannabis studies in Canada: Is there a stigma?

With a rapidly growing job market, university programs focused on the cannabis industry are popping up across Canada. Do university faculty or students hold any reservations? “I was scared of what my parents are going to say,” said Defne Ismail, a recent biochemistry university graduate specializi...

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Craig Ex on Swearnet with Amy Anonymous

Check out this awesome Instagram video from our friends at Swearnet featuring Amy Anonymous doing it up for Swearnet’s last episode of “CANNABIS”, season 1. We get a look at some of the episode’s highlights as Amy dips her feet into the freezing waters of Nova Scotia, checks out the Peace East...

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SpeakEasy’s “Cannabis Complex”

VANCOUVER, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ – SpeakEasy Cannabis Club Ltd. (CSE: EASY) (Frankfurt: 39H) (the “Company” or “SpeakEasy“) is pleased to provide an update on the progress of SpeakEasy’s Cannabis Complex. The Cannabis Complex is a facility designed around the needs of SpeakEasy’s featured growers and e...

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Woodstock Wasn’t The Beginning: A Brief History of Music Festivals

Humans are born alone, but we get together to listen to music and party. You might even say that the history of humans is the history of music and festivals. Parties have been popping long before Coachella’s lineup was announced because we’re social creatures and even the most introverted people st...

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Hawaii is cracking down on homemade edibles

The Hawai‘i Department of Health says CBD products sold without a prescription and outside of licensed medical cannabis dispensaries may be pulled from sale by health inspectors at any time. It’s sold in a wide range of products that claim an abundance of health and wellness benefits. Former Marine...

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TSA Officially Allows Hemp CBD on Flights

Get answers to all your questions about flying with your favorite CBD products. Many of our customers contact us with the same question: Can I fly with CBD products? The good news is that our customers are free to fly with the complete line of CBD products from Medical Marijuana, Inc. from across o...

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Illinois Senate approves adult-use cannabis industry

The Illinois Senate passed a recreational marijuana sales and taxation measure by a vote of 38-17 on Wednesday night. The amended measure now goes to the state House for consideration. Lawmakers must act before the legislative session ends Friday. Gov. J.B. Pritzker, a Democrat, set adult-use canna...