Cannabis News Box

Poll suggests that COVID-19 will influence cannabis industry more than others

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 8, 2020

A webinar called “Insuring Cannabis: From the Mechanics to Seeing Through The Weeds” was aired live on April 15. The discussion drew one main conclusion that has since ignited plenty of conversation in the legal weed community: Coronavirus (COVID-19) is likely to impact cannabis more than other industries.  Ho...

Polis alerts Congress of Colorado’s eligibility for federal coronavirus aid

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 22, 2020

As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) scare escalates across the U.S., "critical" business owners in Colorado have been informed that they can continue operating. However, the eligibility criteria doesn't include cannabis businesses in the scenic state. Since the plant is still a Schedule I controlled substan...