Cannabis News Box

Virginia’s medical cannabis industry is finally commencing

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 25, 2020

Virginia is on a mission to capitalize on the medical cannabis movement, with four new dispensaries expected to open for business later this year. A recent report by Virginia NORML revealed that four medical cannabis dispensaries are set to launch in the state: Bristol-based Dharma, Richmond-based Green Le...

Cannabis companies want to stimulate federal research efforts

Cannabis companies want to stimulate federal research efforts

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 7, 2020

Applications to permit cannabis cultivation for research purposes in the United States has been seriously delayed by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). The Agency began welcoming applicants in 2016, but has failed to push things forward.  Over a two-year period that stretched until 2018, mor...

Cannabis banking might not be here yet but cannabis credit cards are

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 8, 2019

Last month, Columbia Care went down in history as the first ever company to introduce a cannabis credit card created especially for the industry.  The company, which is one of the biggest medical cannabis dispensary operators nationwide, has announced that it will now start accepting “Columbia Na...

NY cannabis trade group drops MedMen, but company says it hasn’t been informed

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 28, 2019

MedMen Enterprises – a publicly-traded cannabis company that owns and operates 19 licensed facilities in cannabis cultivation, manufacturing and retail – has been exiled from the ranks of the New York Medical Cannabis Industry Association (NYMCIA). This is according to a spokesman from the NY...

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