Missouri sees more than 140 medical cannabis dispensaries open in under a year

Missouri opened its first medical marijuana dispensary last October and now there are more than 140 across the state, with more to come. St. Louis News: FOX 2 covers news, weather, and sports in Missouri and Illinois. Read more about this story or see the latest updates on our website…

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Cat Packer, LA’s First Executive Director of the Department of Cannabis, Sees Progress, but Much More is Required

In 2017, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti appointed Cat Packer as the city’s first executive director of the Department of Cannabis Regulation. In the years since, Packer, an ardent advocate for equality and inclusivity, believes the city has made strides to establish a regulatory infrastructure with pathways for equitable ownership. …

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PA Lt. Gov. John Fetterman Sees Legal Cannabis as a Common Sense Component for America

Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman isn’t the typical American politician, with a demeanor and tone that often feels more authentic than the polished personalities on both sides of the aisle. Coupled with his 6’8? stature and tattoos, Fetterman’s political approach is shaped by a civil service career that almost didn’t…

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1st year of Illinois marijuana legalization sees rapid growth, persisting inequality | ABC7 Chicago

In its first year of marijuana legalization, Illinois’ industry has seen rapid growth but also persisting inequality. Full story: https://abc7chicago.com/society/1st-year-of-illinois-marijuana-legalization-sees-rapid-growth-persisting-inequality/9148988/ Video Rating: / 5

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Budweiser’s ex-marketing chief sees cannabis as the new craft beer

Published: Nov 13, 2017, 8:15 am • Updated: Nov 13, 2017, 10:14 am By Jennifer Kaplan, Bloomberg “This bud’s for you” has taken on a whole new meaning for Chris Burggraeve. The former chief marketing officer for Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, the brewer of Budweiser beer, is moving from barley and…

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Microsoft sees High Potential and Becomes the Multinational Company to Back Legal Marijuana Trade

Microsoft Smells High Profits Partners with Kind Financial to invest in Marijuana Industry Big business can smell money, and in the case of Microsoft, the sweet smell of success smells a lot like marijuana. This is not a joke, the Microsoft and Kind Financial partnership is a monumental step forward…

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Colorado Sees 93% Increase In Marijuana Sales Between 2014 And 2015

New Frontier, the cannabis Big Data and analytics authority, in partnership with ArcView Market Research, the leading publisher of cannabis market projections and information, has released the 4th edition of the State of Legal Marijuana Markets, which shows that the legal cannabis industry is one of the fastest growing industries…

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New Jersey Sees A Fifth Medical Marijuana Dispensary Open

I have been a very big critic of New Jersey’s medical marijuana program. The list of qualifying conditions is very short, patients aren’t allowed to grow their own medicine, and the only legal way that they can obtain medical marijuana is by visiting a licensed medical marijuana dispensary. Up until…

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