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May 08, 2018
Canadian Licensed Producer INDIVA Ltd. Has Acquired 15% of DeepCell IndustriesCanadian Licensed Producer INDIVA Ltd. Has Acquired 15% of DeepCell...Canadian Licensed Producer INDIVA Ltd. Has Acquired 15% of DeepCell Industries
The latest news coming out of the INDIVA Ltd. camp is that the licensed producer has acquired a 15% equity ownership in Seattle-based technology development company DeepCell™.  The agreement see ...
The latest news coming out of the INDIVA Ltd. camp is that the licensed producer has acquired a 15% equity ownership in Seattle-based technology development company DeepCell™. &nb ...
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May 06, 2018
BREAKING: Digging into the Roots and They Appear To Go Very DeepBREAKING: Digging into the Roots and They Appear To Go Very DeepBREAKING: Digging into the Roots and They Appear To Go Very Deep
Westword: Can hemp escape the role of marijuanas sober stepsister? This guy has been shouting a lot of information over the years and many thought he was making it up and w ...
Westword: Can hemp escape the role of marijuanas sober stepsister? This guy has been shouting a lot of information over the years and many thought he wa ...
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April 30, 2018
Pot industry pleads its case against potential Texas CBD banPot industry pleads its case against potential Texas CBD banPot industry pleads its case against potential Texas CBD ban
DENVER A month after a Texas health agency proposed cracking down on CBD, the cannabis industry is actively trying to change the minds of health authorities about CBD to keep the products on shelves thro ...
DENVER A month after a Texas health agency proposed cracking down on CBD, the cannabis industry is actively trying to change the minds of health authorities about CBD to keep the prod ...
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April 30, 2018
Sweet Leaf Marijuana Centers should be stripped of licenses after illegal sales scheme,...Sweet Leaf Marijuana Centers should be stripped of licenses after i...Sweet Leaf Marijuana Centers should be stripped of licenses after illegal sales scheme, hearing officer rules
The Sweet Leaf dispensary chain, shut down in December after a police sting, was a criminal enterprise that pocketed millions from an illicit looping scheme that allowed customers to purchase the maximum ...
The Sweet Leaf dispensary chain, shut down in December after a police sting, was a criminal enterprise that pocketed millions from an illicit looping scheme that allowed customers to p ...
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April 27, 2018
Trump’s personal attorney loaned $26 million to taxi mogul in weed biz, according to do...Trump’s personal attorney loaned $26 million to taxi mogul in weed ...Trump’s personal attorney loaned $26 million to taxi mogul in weed biz, according to documents
NEW YORK President Donald Trumps personal attorney, whose business dealings are being investigated by the FBI, and the lawyers father-in-law have lent $26 million in recent years to a taxi mogul who is s ...
NEW YORK President Donald Trumps personal attorney, whose business dealings are being investigated by the FBI, and the lawyers father-in-law have lent $26 million in recent years to a ...
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April 26, 2018
Americans support federal bill to shield legal cannabis states: new pollAmericans support federal bill to shield legal cannabis states: new...Americans support federal bill to shield legal cannabis states: new poll
Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner has said he likes his odds of getting a bill through Congress to protect state-legal marijuana operations. And a new npoll released Thursday shows that its a popular bet with th ...
Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner has said he likes his odds of getting a bill through Congress to protect state-legal marijuana operations. And a new npoll released Thursday shows that its a ...
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April 26, 2018
A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Creation of the World's Largest BongA Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Creation of the World's Largest BongA Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Creation of the World's Largest Bong
If youve decided to go about creating the worlds largest bong, Seattle is an obvious fit for a construction site. Work on said bongwhich, when completed, will stand 24 feet tall and weigh 800 poundsbegan ...
If youve decided to go about creating the worlds largest bong, Seattle is an obvious fit for a construction site. Work on said bongwhich, when completed, will stand 24 feet tall and we ...
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April 25, 2018
Pass the hemp: Colorado prepares to regulate the plant like any other food ingredientPass the hemp: Colorado prepares to regulate the plant like any oth...Pass the hemp: Colorado prepares to regulate the plant like any other food ingredient
With the stroke of a pen, hemp could be treated like any other food ingredient under Colorado law. A bill is on its way to Gov. John Hickenloopers desk to apply existing food manufacturing guidelines to p ...
With the stroke of a pen, hemp could be treated like any other food ingredient under Colorado law. A bill is on its way to Gov. John Hickenloopers desk to apply existing food manufactu ...
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April 24, 2018
Trump Administration Offers Verbal Commitment Not to Interfere in Legal Marijuana StatesTrump Administration Offers Verbal Commitment Not to Interfere in L...Trump Administration Offers Verbal Commitment Not to Interfere in Legal Marijuana States
Donald Trump speaking with supporters at a campaign rally in February 2016. (Wikimedia/Gage Skidmore) NORML | April 24, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC Republican Senator Cory Gardner (CO)says that he has received a ...
Donald Trump speaking with supporters at a campaign rally in February 2016. (Wikimedia/Gage Skidmore) NORML | April 24, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC Republican Senator Cory Gardner (CO)says th ...
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April 24, 2018
Here Are America's Best and Worst Governors on WeedHere Are America's Best and Worst Governors on WeedHere Are America's Best and Worst Governors on Weed
Its no secret that the idea of legal cannabis is popular in America. Even Democratic Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is now in favor of decriminalizing the green stuffa step short of outright legaliz ...
Its no secret that the idea of legal cannabis is popular in America. Even Democratic Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is now in favor of decriminalizing the green stuffa step short ...
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April 23, 2018
Questions About GW Pharmaceuticals Corporate PracticesQuestions About GW Pharmaceuticals Corporate PracticesQuestions About GW Pharmaceuticals Corporate Practices
We have been watching the dialogue about hemp legislation being presented in States and at the Federal level and there are quite a few concerns. There are people who are al ...
We have been watching the dialogue about hemp legislation being presented in States and at the Federal level and there are quite a few concerns. There a ...
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April 23, 2018
An Ode to the Humble Joint, the Best Way to Get StonedAn Ode to the Humble Joint, the Best Way to Get StonedAn Ode to the Humble Joint, the Best Way to Get Stoned
Last week, we asked our readers to vote on the best way to get high. We created a March Madness-style bracket with 32 ways to ingest weedeverything from suppositories to bongsand we have a winner. Bongs a ...
Last week, we asked our readers to vote on the best way to get high. We created a March Madness-style bracket with 32 ways to ingest weedeverything from suppositories to bongsand we ha ...
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April 23, 2018
Op ed: What’s up with politicians suddenly embracing marijuana?Op ed: What’s up with politicians suddenly embracing marijuana?Op ed: What’s up with politicians suddenly embracing marijuana?
Its not just because its 4/20 though that contributed to at least one major senators announcement that hes come around to the idea of decriminalizing marijuana. Marijuana legalization advocates say theyv ...
Its not just because its 4/20 though that contributed to at least one major senators announcement that hes come around to the idea of decriminalizing marijuana. Marijuana legalization ...
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April 23, 2018
Does Your Senator Think Weed Should Be Legal?Does Your Senator Think Weed Should Be Legal?Does Your Senator Think Weed Should Be Legal?
Last week, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer told VICE News he would introduce a bill to "decriminalize" marijuana, a testament to the slow-but-steady mainstreaming of the drug in America. Of course, i ...
Last week, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer told VICE News he would introduce a bill to "decriminalize" marijuana, a testament to the slow-but-steady mainstreaming of the drug in A ...
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April 21, 2018
Aspen to get two new marijuana shops competing in Durant MallAspen to get two new marijuana shops competing in Durant MallAspen to get two new marijuana shops competing in Durant Mall
Aspens Wild West of marijuana shops is about to get wilder. Two established purveyors of cannabis Euflora, based in the Denver area, and The Green Joint out of Glenwood Springs with spots along Interstat ...
Aspens Wild West of marijuana shops is about to get wilder. Two established purveyors of cannabis Euflora, based in the Denver area, and The Green Joint out of Glenwood Springs with s ...
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April 20, 2018
Marijuana dispensary comes to NYC’s Fifth Avenue, just in time for 4/20Marijuana dispensary comes to NYC’s Fifth Avenue, just in time for ...Marijuana dispensary comes to NYC’s Fifth Avenue, just in time for 4/20
Weed legal weed, that is has come to midtown Manhattan.Cannabis retailer MedMen opened its first dispensary in the city Friday as part of a bold bet on growth in the state. MedMen, based in Los Angeles, ...
Weed legal weed, that is has come to midtown Manhattan.Cannabis retailer MedMen opened its first dispensary in the city Friday as part of a bold bet on growth in the state. MedMen, b ...
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April 20, 2018
Cannabis Trade Federation forms in wake of Gardner-Trump marijuana dealCannabis Trade Federation forms in wake of Gardner-Trump marijuana ...Cannabis Trade Federation forms in wake of Gardner-Trump marijuana deal
Two cannabis organizations are coalescing to further legalization causes on Capitol Hill. Lobbying firm New Federalism Fund and business organization American Trade Association of Cannabis and Hemp announ ...
Two cannabis organizations are coalescing to further legalization causes on Capitol Hill. Lobbying firm New Federalism Fund and business organization American Trade Association of Cann ...
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April 20, 2018
My Grandma Went to Jail for Selling Joints and Now White People Are Profiting Off WeedMy Grandma Went to Jail for Selling Joints and Now White People Are...My Grandma Went to Jail for Selling Joints and Now White People Are Profiting Off Weed
My Abuela Maria was 14 and pregnant when she dropped out of eighth grade to sell 50-cent joints to her neighbors. Her mother had died in childbirth and her father was long gone, leaving her to provide fo ...
My Abuela Maria was 14 and pregnant when she dropped out of eighth grade to sell 50-cent joints to her neighbors. Her mother had died in childbirth and her father was long gone, leavi ...
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April 19, 2018
People Told Us the Highest They've Ever Been in Six WordsPeople Told Us the Highest They've Ever Been in Six WordsPeople Told Us the Highest They've Ever Been in Six Words
You dont really know how insane being out-of-your-mind high can feel until youve experienced it yourself. And given one in eight Americans use marijuana, many likely have. Not every toke is going to rattl ...
You dont really know how insane being out-of-your-mind high can feel until youve experienced it yourself. And given one in eight Americans use marijuana, many likely have. Not every to ...
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April 18, 2018
GW Pharmaceuticals’ CEO talks Epidiolex, future of cannabidiol medicineGW Pharmaceuticals’ CEO talks Epidiolex, future of cannabidiol medi...GW Pharmaceuticals’ CEO talks Epidiolex, future of cannabidiol medicine
UPDATE: GWs Epidiolex on April 19 received a unanimous recommendation from the Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drugs Advisory Committee of the U.S. Food and Drug Association. The following article h ...
UPDATE: GWs Epidiolex on April 19 received a unanimous recommendation from the Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drugs Advisory Committee of the U.S. Food and Drug Association. The ...
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April 18, 2018
No, Colorado McDonald’s are not converting PlayPlaces into marijuana loungesNo, Colorado McDonald’s are not converting PlayPlaces into marijuan...No, Colorado McDonald’s are not converting PlayPlaces into marijuana lounges
DENVER McDonalds PlayPlaces arent becoming pot places, not even in Colorado, the first state with legal recreational marijuana sales. The fast-food company said there is no truth to a report on social me ...
DENVER McDonalds PlayPlaces arent becoming pot places, not even in Colorado, the first state with legal recreational marijuana sales. The fast-food company said there is no truth to a ...
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April 18, 2018
Recreational Marijuana sales may be coming to Nevada-Utah lineRecreational Marijuana sales may be coming to Nevada-Utah lineRecreational Marijuana sales may be coming to Nevada-Utah line
WEST WENDOVER, Nev. The legal sale of recreational marijuana on the Nevada-Utah line may not be banned after all. The mayor of West Wendover, Nevada is using his veto power to put the question back on th ...
WEST WENDOVER, Nev. The legal sale of recreational marijuana on the Nevada-Utah line may not be banned after all. The mayor of West Wendover, Nevada is using his veto power to put the ...
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April 18, 2018
Ann Arbor imposes moratorium on new marijuana dispensariesAnn Arbor imposes moratorium on new marijuana dispensariesAnn Arbor imposes moratorium on new marijuana dispensaries
ANN ARBOR, Mich. Ann Arbor is temporarily halting new medical marijuana dispensaries after recently receiving more than 30 permit applications to operate in the city. The City Council voted unanimously M ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. Ann Arbor is temporarily halting new medical marijuana dispensaries after recently receiving more than 30 permit applications to operate in the city. The City Council ...
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April 17, 2018
I Went on a Tour of America's Biggest Legal Weed FactoryI Went on a Tour of America's Biggest Legal Weed FactoryI Went on a Tour of America's Biggest Legal Weed Factory
Adam Bierman, the bullishly confident 36-year-old CEO of MedMenthe first American cannabis company to be valued at a billion dollarsthinks Donald Trump is very good for business. This administration is ...
Adam Bierman, the bullishly confident 36-year-old CEO of MedMenthe first American cannabis company to be valued at a billion dollarsthinks Donald Trump is very good for business. Thi ...
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April 17, 2018
The Weed Week Bracket Round 2: What's the Best Way to Get High?The Weed Week Bracket Round 2: What's the Best Way to Get High?The Weed Week Bracket Round 2: What's the Best Way to Get High?
In honor of 420 this year, we're asking our readers to vote on the best way to get high. We've created a March Madnessstyle bracket to determine the winner, and you can vote for your faves on the VICE Twi ...
In honor of 420 this year, we're asking our readers to vote on the best way to get high. We've created a March Madnessstyle bracket to determine the winner, and you can vote for your f ...
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April 16, 2018
Pennsylvania medical marijuana program to allow sale of flower, expand list of qualifyi...Pennsylvania medical marijuana program to allow sale of flower, exp...Pennsylvania medical marijuana program to allow sale of flower, expand list of qualifying conditions
HARRISBURG, Pa. Patients in Pennsylvanias medical marijuana program should be able to obtain the drug in dry leaf or flower form for vaporization by sometime this summer, the Wolf administration announce ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. Patients in Pennsylvanias medical marijuana program should be able to obtain the drug in dry leaf or flower form for vaporization by sometime this summer, the Wolf adm ...
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April 16, 2018
MedMen opens state-of-the-art marijuana cultivation facility outside RenoMedMen opens state-of-the-art marijuana cultivation facility outsid...MedMen opens state-of-the-art marijuana cultivation facility outside Reno
SPARKS, Nev. After being in the works for nearly two years, a state-of-the-art marijuana factory in northern Nevadas high desert is up and running. The opening of the $15 million MedMen facility east of ...
SPARKS, Nev. After being in the works for nearly two years, a state-of-the-art marijuana factory in northern Nevadas high desert is up and running. The opening of the $15 million MedM ...
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April 16, 2018
The Weed Week Bracket: What's the Best Way to Get High?The Weed Week Bracket: What's the Best Way to Get High?The Weed Week Bracket: What's the Best Way to Get High?
With marijuana legalization looking more and more like an inevitability, the marijuana enthusiast faces a new problem: How should they get high? In the old days, stoners didn't exactly lack for optionsthe ...
With marijuana legalization looking more and more like an inevitability, the marijuana enthusiast faces a new problem: How should they get high? In the old days, stoners didn't exactly ...
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April 13, 2018
Trump says he’ll support protections for legal marijuana. Here’s what politicians and c...Trump says he’ll support protections for legal marijuana. Here’s wh...Trump says he’ll support protections for legal marijuana. Here’s what politicians and cannabis insiders are saying.
Politicians and cannabis industry insiders, alike, were surprised Friday morning by Colorado Sen. Cory Gardners announcement that he has struck a deal with President Donald J. Trump that would protect sta ...
Politicians and cannabis industry insiders, alike, were surprised Friday morning by Colorado Sen. Cory Gardners announcement that he has struck a deal with President Donald J. Trump th ...
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