California Governor Signs Contentious Cannabis Overhaul Bill

California just signed a new law into effect that will consolidate the state’s cannabis programs into one department.  This was done to help simplify regulatory oversight and make access to licenses more clear and straightforward for those seeking to find them.  It would consolidate the three agencies that already exist…

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Joints for Jabs: California Vaccine Pop-up Lures People with Free Weed

Organizations in Long Beach, California may have finally figured out a creative way to convince reluctant residents to get a COVID-19 vaccination: How does a free joint sound? To promote equitable distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine and promote safe practices for Long Beach residents, a group of organizations joined forces…

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Drones Getting Legislative Support For Spotting Illegal Grows in California

A House committee is backing federal efforts to track down illicit grows on public lands in California. This will become a reality if issues around cybersecurity and domestic production can be resolved so that the drones can be fully trusted to carry out their mission.  While drones looking for grows…

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Wildfires Threaten California Cannabis Crops

An ever-expanding threat of wildfires is affecting a significant network of California cannabis farms, causing a tumultuous situation in the northern part of the state, as well as concern for some cannabis farmers about their crops.  The so-called Lava Fire has swelled to more than 17,000 acres in northern California…

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Illinois’ Black Market Weed Problem Mimics That of California and Canada in This Way?

Illinois is having similar problems than Canada, California, and many other states that have legalized cannabis – a strong and thriving black market! Depending on who you ask, there are billions of dollars of cannabis being sold illegally in these legal states – but I wonder why that would be?…

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California Offers $100 MILLION to Rescue Its Struggling Legal Marijuana Industry

California Offers 0 Million to Rescue Its Struggling Legal Marijuana Industry In 2019, California’s legacy market outsold its legal market. In an effort to make more businesses transition from provisional to regular licenses the California Legislature approved a 0 million plan to bolster Cali’s taxed and regulated market. According to…

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Shocking: California to Infuse Desperately Needed Money into Industry

In an aim to prop up the state’s still-struggling, legal cannabis industry, lawmakers in California on Monday approved new funding to marijuana businesses in order to stay ahead of the black and gray markets.  The $ 100 million package “was proposed by Gov. Gavin Newsom to be provided as grants…

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California to Infuse Money into Legal Cannabis Industry

In an aim to prop up the state’s still-struggling, legal cannabis industry, lawmakers in California on Monday approved new funding to marijuana businesses.  The $ 100 million package “was proposed by Gov. Gavin Newsom to be provided as grants to cities and counties to help cannabis businesses transition from provisional…

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California Moves Toward Psychedelic Drug Decriminalization with Sensational New Bill

Could California be on the brink of decriminalizing psychedelics? A proposal aiming to do just that passed a major legislative hurdle on Monday, as it was approved by the state Senate. The legislation now moves to the California General Assembly. Senate Bill 519 “would make lawful the possession for personal…

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