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Trump’s ongoing trade with China: How is it impacting cannabis companies?

Trump’s ongoing trade with China: How is it impacting cannabis companies?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 13, 2019

It has been well over a year since President Donald Trump first ignited a trade war against China; a dispute that Trump says could continue until next year. Based on a recent report by CNBC, the disagreement is “still threatening to slap duties on another $325 billion of goods."  A trade war between the United States and China could seriously influence things in the legal cannabis sector...

Donald Trump wants to leave cannabis enforcement up to states

Donald Trump wants to leave cannabis enforcement up to states

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 19, 2018

Is the U.S. ban on cannabis about to come to an end? Quite possibly, if President Donald Trump sticks to his word. On Friday, June 8, Trump declared that he is in favor of supporting a bipartisan effort in Congress that would lift the ban on cannabis. Should Trump’s proposal materialize into somethin...

Jeff Sessions might make cannabis stock investors wealthy

Jeff Sessions might make cannabis stock investors wealthy

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 21, 2018

If there is one thing that U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is best known for, it’s probably his opposition to cannabis legalization. Despite this, Sessions could potentially aid cannabis investors in raking in the cash over the next few years, so it seems. There aren’t many industries that experien...

What are cannabis insiders and politicians saying about Trump’s decision to support protections for legal cannabis?

What are cannabis insiders and politicians saying about Trump’s decision to support protections for legal cannabis?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 23, 2018

President Donald Trump has vowed to support legislation protecting the cannabis industry in states that have legally approved the drug. This is a major turnaround from earlier this year when the U.S. attorney general threatened the industry at large. Republican Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado discl...

Nuns from non-religious sisterhood cannabis operation in California want to launch faction in New Zealand

Nuns from non-religious sisterhood cannabis operation in California want to launch faction in New Zealand

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 15, 2018

A group of self-ordained “cannabis nuns” in California could be the first to set up a faction in New Zealand. The nuns are located in the Central Valley, close to the town of Merced. Not only is this destination known for being the source of more than half of the United States’ fruit, nuts, an...

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