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lifehacker.com - Danielle Guercio - The Difference Between Medical and Recreational Cannabis, and Which to Choose
The Difference Between Medical and Recreational Cannabis, and Which to Choose
Lifehacker

While certainly a good way to relax, as long as humans have used it, cannabis has also been a wellness tool. From seeds discovered in ancient China to salves in ancient Egypt and spiritual smoothies in ancient India, the list is as curious as it is…

medscape.com - Trending Clinical Topic: Cannabis Screening
Trending Clinical Topic: Cannabis Screening
Medscape

Each week, we identify one top search term, speculate about what caused its popularity, and provide an infographic on a related condition. If you have thoughts about what's trending and why, share them with us on Twitter or Facebook. Cannabis use…

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				 - In the weeds: Germany's plan to legalise cannabis in 2024 in doubt
In the weeds: Germany's plan to legalise cannabis in 2024 in doubt
Euronews.com

Germany's plans to legalise cannabis consumption in 2024 are looking increasingly unlikely as it has yet to submit its proposals to the European Commission, the health ministry confirmed to Euronews. The ministry said in an email on Thursday that…

coindesk.com - Aoyon Ashraf - Bitcoin Miner Gryphon to Go Public Via All-Stock Merger With Cannabis Firm Akerna
Bitcoin Miner Gryphon to Go Public Via All-Stock Merger With Cannabis Firm Akerna
CoinDesk

Private bitcoin miner Gryphon Digital plans to go public with a merger with publicly traded cannabis company Akerna (KERN) in an all-stock deal. The new company will assume Gryphon's name and be headquartered in Las Vegas Nevada, after the deal…

syracuse.com - Brad Racino | bracino@syracuse.com - Finally. Some information about NY's $200M cannabis fund managers sees the light of day.
Finally. Some information about NY's $200M cannabis fund managers sees the light of day.
syracuse

It took the state exactly 100 days to release information on the players managing New York's $200 million cannabis social equity fund, but it's now public and the details are, in parts, expected, confusing, surprising – and untrue. As a…

washingtoncitypaper.com - {'@id':'http:////washingtoncitypaper.com//#//schema//person//image//5c08cd0338c514e9fd06ebaa5cc1730f - Cannabis Bill Has Reparations Fund, Congressional Rider Remains
Cannabis Bill Has Reparations Fund, Congressional Rider Remains
Washington City Paper

Whoops! There was an error and we couldn't process your subscription. Please reload the page and try again. The D.C. Council's resident defender of counterculture, Chairman Phil Mendelson, is out with another bill to set up a recreational cannabis…

geekwire.com - {'@id':'https:////www.geekwire.com//#//schema//person//a11f868eefa37201e8cc5dec78a42493'} - Publicly traded cannabis fintech POSaBIT acquires three compliance software firms
Publicly traded cannabis fintech POSaBIT acquires three compliance software firms
GeekWire

POSaBIT has reached a deal with Akerna to acquire three cannabis compliance companies in an all-cash deal, broadening the suite of software products it sells to marijuana merchants in the U.S. and Canada. The Seattle-area financial tech business…

bizjournals.com - Christopher Bjorke - Five Things for Friday, including Nike, Intel and Curaleaf - Portland Business Journal
Five Things for Friday, including Nike, Intel and Curaleaf - Portland Business Journal
The Business Journals

– Digital Producer/Associate Editor, Portland Business Journal Good morning. Another week is behind us. Here are Five Things for Friday. Analysts were expecting bad news from Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) and they got it. The chip maker reported…

westword.com - Thomas Mitchell - Former NFL Player, Denver Native Bo Scaife Has Big Plans for His Cannabis Business
Former NFL Player, Denver Native Bo Scaife Has Big Plans for His Cannabis Business
Westword

The CBD and legal cannabis boon for retired athletes turned endorsers has largely disappeared, but Bo Scaife isn't here to make a few advertisements and run. The Denver native, former NFL tight end and founder of All Pro Farms has turned his…

desertsun.com - Ani Gasparyan - Cathedral City plans to lower cannabis taxes to help struggling businesses. But by how much?
Cathedral City plans to lower cannabis taxes to help struggling businesses. But by how much?
The Desert Sun

Business owners say the pandemic, competition from the black market and an oversaturated market are a perfect storm. Council members worry about loss of revenue, though one added, “But 10% of nothing is nothing.” Cathedral City may be…

insurancejournal.com - 2 Big Cannabis Insurance Providers Say Losses from California Storms Not as Bad as Feared
2 Big Cannabis Insurance Providers Say Losses from California Storms Not as Bad as Feared
Insurance Journal

Just how big an impact the recent historic California storms had on the state's cannabis industry is still coming into focus, and while two of the biggest players in California's cannabis insurance market are starting to see upticks in claims, both…

stamfordadvocate.com - Jared Weber - Stamford's Curaleaf dispensary to start recreational cannabis sales Saturday
Stamford's Curaleaf dispensary to start recreational cannabis sales Saturday
StamfordAdvocate

The city's Zoning Board approved on Monday night an amendment to the store's special permit to allow 'adult-use' sales. It's Stamford's second hybrid cannabis retailer – Fine Fettle started on Jan. 10 – and the first Connecticut store…

420intel.com - Finally, information about NY's $200M Cannabis fund managers sees the light of day | Home
Finally, information about NY's $200M Cannabis fund managers sees the light of day | Home
420 Intel

As a refresher, NY Cannabis Insider requested documents from the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY) in September that would show how the agency ended up selecting Social Equity Impact Ventures to raise and manage money that is…

examinerlive.co.uk - Sophie Corcoran - Men caught living in Knottingley factory full of cannabis worth £1m
Men caught living in Knottingley factory full of cannabis worth £1m
huddersfieldexaminer

Two men were found living in the kitchen area of a West Yorkshire warehouse where almost £1million worth of cannabis had been grown. The plants - which yielded a weight of between 50kg and 100kg - were discovered by police executing a search…

syracuse.com - NY Cannabis Insider Staff - Potency inflation, CAURD capitalization and more: 'Ask me anything' about NY cannabis with Jeffrey Hoffman
Potency inflation, CAURD capitalization and more: 'Ask me anything' about NY cannabis with Jeffrey Hoffman
syracuse

Jeffrey Hoffman is a New York City-based attorney who hosts “Ask Me Anything about Cannabis Legalization in New York” each week on LinkedIn. Hoffman and NY Cannabis Insider have partnered to bring those sessions into print in a Q&A…

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