Here are some canna-considerations for the first-time traveler.Cannabis enthusiasts have a lot to be thankful for and to look forward to in the coming year. Canada recently celebrated a year of fully legalized cannabis, adult use dispensaries opened in Massachusetts, and adult-use cannabis use just became legal in Illinois, with Michigan not too far behind. As policy...
Dante JordanJanuary 27, 2020 (Motion Picture Ventures, Public Domain) We may have found the worst movie of all time. Reefer Madness, originally titled Tell Your Children, is a propagandistic film from 1936 about the negative effects that marijuana will have on humanity and why it’s imperative that the world oppose the plant. It follows the stories of a few high schoolers—siblings Jimmy and...
Illinois’ recreational marijuana program went into effect on New Year’s Day, 2020 when long lines snaked around the corners of the state’s pot shops.Now, there’s another place where long lines are forming: The Illinois Department of Public Health, which is fielding thousands of medical marijuana applications.Why now, one might ask? After all, medical marijuana has been legal...
Jesse B. StaniforthJanuary 27, 2020 SQDC/Facebook Quebec’s crown monopoly cannabis retailer, the Société Québécoise du Cannabis (SQDC), scaled back plans to continue expanding its retail offerings to 150 stores across the province of 8.5 million, saying last week, “As of today, our objective is to reach roughly a hundred points of sale within the next three years.” At the moment, the SQDC...
Wiz Khalifa definitely does not need an introduction. Absolutely everyone knows his music career and along with that, his close link with the world of cannabis. As a good businessman, wiz did not miss the opportunity to enter the recent and booming cannabis market, raiding several ventures related to cannabis. The various raids that the rapper had in the world of...
Each of these states should easily top $500 million in marijuana sales this year. To say that 2019 was not a banner year for the cannabis industry and marijuana stocks may be understating just how poor things actually went.Despite Canada becoming the first industrialized country to legalize and commence the sale of recreational pot, and momentum for legalization remaining strong...
Gap between what Canadians pay for legal and illicit cannabis is widening: Statistics Canada. The gap between what Canadians pay for legal and illicit cannabis is widening — a sign experts say points to the need for the marijuana industry to make prices a priority this year. Statistics Canada said Thursday that the average price of legal cannabis increased to $10.30...