Social Equity in Cannabis: Kevin Ahaesy @ ECO Cannabis (Canna Cribs Podcast E9)

Social Equity in Cannabis: Kevin Ahaesy @ ECO Cannabis (Canna Cribs Podcast E9) We take a deep dive with, Kevin Ahaesy CEO & founder of ‘ECO Cannabis’ in Episode 9 of the Canna Cribs Podcast, where we document history with the pioneers of the global cannabis industry. In this interview,…

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5 Meaningful Reasons to Buy Weed from Legacy and Social Equity Cannabis Brands

The beauty of the growing acceptance and legalization of cannabis is that more players can easily come into the industry and thrive. The enormous advancements across the board creates a booming market for many to explore and thrive. However, it should be noted that there are some members of the…

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NC racial equity task force proposes changes on marijuana, police use of force and more

?North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper’s task force on racial equity released dozens of recommendations Dec. 14, 2020, in a report that called for widespread changes to address racial bias within the state’s policing and criminal justice systems. Read more: https://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/crime/article247839545.html More from The News & Observer: Subscribe: https://bit.ly/2PqkZ1q Twitter: https://twitter.com/newsobserver…

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What is social equity in Colorado’s cannabis industry? Regulators look to level the playing field for marginalized communities

With about 40 states expected to allow some form of legalization by the end of December, 2020 is poised to be a breakout year for cannabis. But as the movement toward normalization gains steam across the United States, legislators and activists are adding a moral provision to the burgeoning marijuana…

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Marijuana in Massachusetts -When Social Equity Intersects with Host Community Agreements

Where Economic Empowerment and Social Equity Collides with Host Community Approvals Adult-use marijuana legalization in 2016 brought hope to many advocates, consumers and businesses.  The opening of the first two adult-use recreational shops in November 2018 was a euphoric moment for consumers willing to brave long lines in the cold…

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Cannabis equity fund’s $250 million target is industry milestone

Published: Oct 27, 2017, 11:37 am • Updated: Oct 27, 2017, 11:49 am By Jennifer Kaplan, Bloomberg A private equity fund co-chaired by a former BlackRock Inc. executive is planning to raise $ 250 million to invest in marijuana businesses in places such as Los Angeles, Las Vegas and midtown…

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