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New Cannabis Education Program CARE to Be Launched in Los Angeles
Cannabis, Accreditation, Regulation, and Education (CARE) is a new program created to properly educate all specialists that work with weed. It includes three-day workshops and online courses designed specifically for people working in dispensaries, medical marijuana doctors, and other industry professionals.
Jun 21, 2017 12:25 PM
Los Angeles Plans to Expand Weed Businesses
There is great news for marijuana businesses based in Los Angeles. Earlier, the county voted against developing weed businesses. Moreover, it has had a ban on medicinal cannabis location for years. However, in a few months, Los Angeles is likely to become a number one spot for cannabis entrepreneurs.
Mar 21, 2017 12:20 PM
Washington to Change Cannabis Penalties
​Changing the laws and measures that regulate the cannabis industry has recently become a number one question in many states, and Washington state is not an exception to the rule. The legislation to change the penalties for transferring and possessing certain amounts of cannabis has been recently filed in the state.
Jan 30, 2017 12:20 PM
Australians Can Now Apply for Licenses to Cultivate Medical Marijuana
The Australian government has recently allowed the legal growing of medical marijuana, giving the new cannabis cultivators a possibility to apply for licenses to grow the herb.
Nov 18, 2016 12:05 PM
Medical Marijuana Is Niche Business for Clinics
Colorado and California were the first two states to legalize marijuana. Currently, residents of 25 states and Washington D.C. can enjoy all the benefits of medical marijuana, the state and local budgets—the tax revenue, police officers
Sep 10, 2016 9:30 AM
Ohio Seeks $1.8 Million to Run Medical Marijuana Program
Ohio officials need $1.8 million to set the state medical marijuana program in motion. Most of the funds will be steered into newly employed personnel, a system of patient registration, and other databases.
Aug 23, 2016 9:20 AM
Buying Cannabis in Europe: Best Options
Today, cannabis is a big deal not only in the U.S. but in the whole Europe as well. However, the models of distribution in these two parts of the world differ greatly.
Jul 5, 2016 9:25 AM
California Cannabis Measure Has Anti-Monopoly Provisions
Different kinds of businesses, from family shops and small farmers to the existing medical cannabis companies, will have the right to work in the industry of recreational marijuana if voters pass a legalization initiative this year.
Jun 28, 2016 9:15 AM
Canadian Company to Export Medical Marijuana Products to EU
​Tilray, a Canadian company specializing in medical marijuana production and research, became the first medical cannabis company that received all necessary permits to sell their products to European medical marijuana patients.
Jun 14, 2016 9:05 AM
Oregon Issues Licenses for Growing and Selling Recreational Weed
Since April 29, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission has started to issue the first bunch of licenses for growing and selling recreational marijuana to anyone over the age of 21. Oregon is going to fully embrace the weed industry by early next year.
May 19, 2016 9:07 AM