Category : News

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Senators in Brazil pass forced rehab for drug users

SAO PAULO — Brazil’s Senate approved a series of drug policy changes designed to toughen penalties for traffickers and require users to undergo rehabilitation at private or religious centres, acting ahead of a Supreme Court decision on the decrimina...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

California on a fast track to CBD sales legalization.

In January this year, California introduced Assembly Bill 228 under which food, beverage, and cosmetic products with hemp extracts or derivatives are no longer considered adulterated by these ingredients, and will not be subject to sales restriction...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Staying competitive with cannabis compensation

Payroll is the biggest expense for most companies, and controlling it is paramount to any cost-conscious business. But paying competitive salaries is critical to attracting talented executives a company must have if it wants to grow – from managers...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Comparing cannabis salaries to mainstream industries

Payroll is the biggest expense for most companies. But how does your company’s salary schedule compare to others in your state and the cannabis industry as a whole? According to data analysis by the staff of Marijuana Business Magazine, lower-skilled...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

IDT SECURES MEDICINAL CANNABIS MANUFACTURING LICENCE

IDT Australia Limited (ASX: IDT) is pleased to announce that the Department of Health  ‐ Office of Drug Control has granted the Company a Medicinal Cannabis Manufacturing Licence under the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967. The Licence authorises IDT to under...

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What Are You Smoking Episode 82: Dispensary Myths Debunked

What Are You Smoking? is hosted by a rotating cast of Leafly’s cannabis experts—Will Hyde, Bailey Rahn, Emily Resling, and Dante Jordan. Tune in every Wednesday to hear activists, entrepreneurs, farmers, processors, and figures from from all corne...

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NJ Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis, Expungement Bills

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers advanced legislation Monday expanding the state’s medical marijuana program and making it easier for certain convicts to clear their records. Democrat-led Assembly and Senate committees advanced the measure...

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New Jersey medical marijuana expansion bill gains traction

New Jersey lawmakers advanced a bill out of two committees Monday that would expand the state’s medical cannabis program. The measure includes a provision to transfer the program’s oversight from the state Department of Health to a dedicated regulat...

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5 Powerful Stories Helping to Debunk Dispensary Myths

Leafly’s special report Debunking Dispensary Myths arrives just in time to inform civic debate for and against local cannabis retail licensing. As the public discussion moves beyond superstition and into the realm of established facts, it’s importa...