Cannabis Marketing Tricks That Are Working Going Into 2019

Cannabis Marketing Tricks That Are Working Going Into 2019 When you’re dealing with a substance that isn’t quite legal all across the board, marketing challenges abound. Many cannabis brands have suffered the ill-fated reality of having their social media accounts shut down, after gathering hundreds of thousands of followers. What’s…

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Canada’s Feds Will Be Going Through Your Social Media Accounts

Canada’s Feds Will Be Going Through Your Social Media Accounts As Canada gears up to usher in a new era of legal recreational cannabis, part of their strategy to gather information will include scouring through citizens’ social media accounts. Yes, you read that right. Ottawa will be utilizing the services…

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Is Tilray Stock Up 800% Because Peter Thiel Knows Trump is Going to Legalize Cannabis?

Is Tilray Stock Up 800% Because Peter Thiel Knows Trump is Going to Legalize Cannabis? The biggest mystery in the cannabis space right now is how the stock of Tilray keeps going up, and up, and up.  We are reaching “bitcoin mania” type levels as people refer to the skyrocketing…

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First FDA-Approved Marijuana-Based Drug Is Going To Cost You $32,500 Per Year

The First FDA-Approved Marijuana-Based Drug Is Going To Cost You $ 32,500 Per Year In June this year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) just approved GW Pharmaceuticals’ new cannabis-based drug called Epidiolex. This is the first time in history that the FDA has ever done so, in what is…

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Drug Prevention, Mental Health, School Budgets: Where Your Cannabis Taxes Are Going

Drug Prevention, Mental Health, School Budgets: Where Your Cannabis Taxes Are Going  A recent USA Today article shed some light on the domino effect of legalization, focusing on all the good that cannabis taxes are helping with. Since the sin taxes have been implemented in 2014, states with legal cannabis…

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“We’re going to do something about it”: Oregon’s federal prosecutor holds summit on black market marijuana

Published: Feb 2, 2018, 10:32 am • Updated: Feb 2, 2018, 12:05 pm By Gillian Flaccus, The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon’s top federal prosecutor said Friday the state has a “formidable” problem with marijuana overproduction that winds up on the black market and that he wants to work…

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Why Democrats Love That Jeff Sessions is Going After Weed

Why Democrats Love That Jeff Sessions is Going After Weed AG Jeff Sessions’ announcement on Thursday that the Cole Memo was rescinded sent fear across the industry…. But should it? The Cole Memo, an Obama-era policy designed to protect cannabis businesses from federal prosecution even if they are operating legally.…

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If Maine lawmakers don’t fix “loopholes,” gov says, “There’s going to be no such thing as recreational marijuana”

Published: Dec 18, 2017, 3:09 pm • Updated: Dec 18, 2017, 3:09 pm By Marina Villeneuve, The Associated Press AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine lawmakers are preparing for a 2018 session where marijuana legalization is expected to take center stage. The sale of recreational marijuana is set to become legal Feb.…

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Colorado pot taxes aren’t going where they’re supposed to, and lawmakers are scrambling

Published: Jul 12, 2017, 1:56 pm • Updated: Jul 12, 2017, 1:58 pm By John Aguilar, The Denver Post State lawmakers are in a mad dash to correct an error in a recently passed law that is slicing off hundreds of thousands of dollars a month in revenue for several well-known Colorado…

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