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The State of Cannabis in the U.S.
Taken all together, the health of the U.S. cannabis industry is vibrant. In America, the cannabis industry is two-sided based on the U.S. legal distinctions between industrial hemp and marijuana. While there are undoubtedly...
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Cannabis Law Report
CannaAfrica: Cannabis & CBD Investment
Written By: Dr. Solomon Alieu Villa-Squire Recently, west Africa has begun cultivating cannabis in large quantities in a quality controlled environment. IKYLINKS Inc. LLC a.k.a. CannaAfrica is ready to advance cultivation...
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Cannabis Law Report
Monitoring the Momentum of Cannabis in Africa
Africa has seen a recent wave of legal developments surrounding commercial cannabis and there are signs that momentum is continuing to build at speed. It may yet be some time before regulated dispensaries serve legal, recreational...
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Cannabis Law Report
How Colorado Continues to Cultivate Cannabis Equity
On Monday June 29, Colorado Governor Jared Polis signed HB 1424 into law, which allows him to mass-pardon Coloradans who have been convicted of minor marijuana possession. The law also expands the social equity program for...
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Cannabis Law Report
Investing in Cannabis during a Crisis
With the COVID-19 pandemic still front and center, the long-term impact of this virus on the broader economy and the cannabis industry remains highly uncertain. That said, cannabis is now “essential” in virtually all...
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Cannabis Law Report
ISRAELI GOVERNMENT ISSUES ORDER ENABLING CANNABIS EXPORT
In a move long awaited by the local cannabis industry, Israel’s Minister of Economy and Industry issued an order on May 13, 2020, adding cannabis and cannabis products to the list of goods permitted for export.   The...
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Cannabis Law Report
Is Marijuana a Tool to Lure Swing Voters?
Said he’d vote for the man who paid the biggest price The next day at the polls On February 10th, the Trump administration released the budget plan for fiscal year 2021. The plan attracted a lot of attention from cannabis...
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Cannabis Law Report
2020 Colorado Cannabis Laws Update
2020 Colorado Cannabis Laws Update  On January 1st, two new marijuana laws went into effect in Colorado. The first was House Bill 1234, which allows for the commercial delivery of medical marijuana.  While I recognize...
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Cannabis Law Report
Update on Illinois Marijuana Adult Use
As of 6:00 a.m. CST on January 1, 2020, any person 21 years of age or older will be able to purchase marijuana in a licensed Illinois adult use dispensary.  In state residents will be able to purchase up to 30 grams of product...
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Cannabis Law Report
Is Marijuana Legalization Failing?
“Searchlight casting for faults in the clouds of delusion” In a few weeks, the first two decades of the 21st century will have come and gone. For myself, and the many who’ve fought for decades to end cannabis prohibition,...
1y
Cannabis Law Report
Publicly Traded Cannabis Gets Real on Valuations
Stock market bandwagon rides, no matter how good usually come to an end.  Hopefully, investors get where they thought they were going rather than crashing with all aboard.  I often tell clients that I am a professional...
1y
Cannabis Law Report
Problems with Feminized Hemp Seed
  The big hype in the hemp industry is “feminized seed,” but an increasing number of hemp farmers are finding out that securing exclusively feminized seed can be much more difficult than anticipated. Farmers and cultivators...
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Cannabis Law Report
Mexico Cannabis Update
Resolution of the Supreme Court on the medicinal use of cannabis The Mexican Supreme Court of Justice (SCJN) unanimously approved Justice Eduardo Medina Mora’s proposed draft of a ruling that orders the Health Secretariat...
1y
Cannabis Law Report
Who’s Really Buying CBD? And Why?
If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Halston Puchek, Hoban Law Group PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT Halston Puchek – Hoban Law Group   If you’re asking yourself who’s...
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Cannabis Law Report