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Canadian Business to Provide Cannabis Delivery
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Canadian Business to Provide Cannabis Delivery

A  Canadian courier company with experience delivering medical cannabis will be bringing recreational weed to Islanders once it is legalized next month. P.E.I. Liquor Control Commission spokesman Zach Currie confirmed shipping company Purolator has been chosen to provide home delivery for recreational cannabis in the province. Purolator submitted one of […]

First Year Of Nevada Marijuana Sales Smokes Expectations
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First Year Of Nevada Marijuana Sales Smokes Expectations

Nevada regulators and industry insiders say the state’s first year of broad marijuana legalization has exceeded even their highest expectations, with sales and tax collections already surpassing year-end projections by 25 percent. This may not come as a surprise to some, considering Nevada made $30 million in taxes, during the […]

Oregon Governor Kate Brown Receives Large Donation From a Canadian-Backed Cannabis Company
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Oregon Governor Kate Brown Receives Large Donation From a Canadian-Backed Cannabis Company

Incumbent Governor Kate Brown is continuing post-primary fundraising that has pushed her far ahead of her chief opponent in the November general election, state Representative Knute Buehler (R-Bend). Recently, Governor Brown reported new contributions from California philanthropist Steve Silberstein ($50,000), David Cornfield, a retired early Microsoft employee who lives in […]

Massachusetts Issues First Recreational Marijuana License
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Massachusetts Issues First Recreational Marijuana License

A Massachusetts panel approved the state’s first recreational marijuana growing license on Thursday, but it doesn’t mean cannabis shops will be opening soon. The five-member Cannabis Control Commission awarded a provisional Tier 3 cultivation license by a unanimous vote to Sira Naturals of Milford. The vote comes more than 18 […]