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Oklahoma sees record medical cannabis state taxes as Arkansas consumers stock up

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 11, 2020

The low cost of cannabis in Oklahoma has prompted hordes of Arkansans to make the five-hour drive for a stash top-up. As a direct effect of this, Oklahoma’s medical cannabis market has boomed in value, whereas the medical cannabis market in Arkansas has struggled to retain customers. A report r...

Oklahoma generated record medical cannabis tax revenue in March

https://hightimes.com/news/oklahoma-medical-marijuana-moving-toward-november-ballot

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 20, 2020

States that legalize cannabis stand to benefit the local economy, with sales taxes contributing to various community programs and funding projects. In Oklahoma – where medical cannabis was legalized on June 26, 2018 with the passing of voter-approved voters approved State Question 788 – the resu...

Facebook sued by seven Oklahoma medical cannabis businesses for discrimination

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 21, 2019

Cannabis shop owners in seven separate Oklahoma locations have filed an angry lawsuit against the world's largest social media platform, Facebook. Allegations have been made against the master creation of Mark Zuckerberg by plaintiffs who claim that they've unfairly been locked in “Facebook jail” as ...

Oklahoma’s medical cannabis industry raked in $18 million in revenue last month

https://hightimes.com/news/oklahoma-medical-marijuana-moving-toward-november-ballot

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 22, 2019

According to tax officials in Oklahoma, medical cannabis sales reached $18 million last month. It’s not just sales revenue that is climbing but also, the number of patients who are being prescribed medicinal-grade pot as a treatment. The cannabis plant’s primary cannabinoids tetrahydrocannabinol...

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