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Medical cannabis in New Mexico deemed “essential business” amid COVID-19 crisis

Medical cannabis in New Mexico deemed “essential business” amid COVID-19 crisis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 3, 2020

Medical cannabis patients in New Mexico can breathe a sigh of relief in the knowledge that they will be able to obtain their medicine as normal, despite the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. This news has been confirmed by the State Department of Health, which informed patients that interruptions wil...

Data firm says U.S. cannabis market sales have topped $13.6 billion

Data firm says U.S. cannabis market sales have topped $13.6 billion

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 30, 2020

Sales of legal cannabis in the United States are on an upward incline. New Frontier Data – a Washington-based company that aims to provide transparency for the legal cannabis market through providing industry participants with up-to-date data and analysis – recently published a report on U.S. can...

Deadly coronavirus in China could have repercussions for the cannabis industry

Deadly coronavirus in China could have repercussions for the cannabis industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 17, 2020

A respiratory illness called "Coronavirus (COVID-19)" has proliferated throughout China's Hubei province of Wuhan; spreading across 25 countries and infecting 37,558 people as of February 9, 2020. The deadly virus – which is associated with symptoms like mild cough, fever and shortness of breath ...

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