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First Cannabis ETF Hits Market and Rises Sharply in Initial Trading
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First Cannabis ETF Hits Market and Rises Sharply in Initial Trading

Marijuana is likely to be legal throughout Canada next year and the markets are eager to get in on the ground floor.
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Survey Finds Cannabis Users Are Educated, Fit, Sociable and Surprisingly Republican
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Survey Finds Cannabis Users Are Educated, Fit, Sociable and Surprisingly Republican

The most remarkable thing about people who imbibe marijuana is how little different they are from people who don't.
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It's Lit! Cannabis Trends and the Pitfalls of 'Potrepreneurship.'
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It's Lit! Cannabis Trends and the Pitfalls of 'Potrepreneurship.'

Entrepreneur sat with High NY's founder to discuss the latest shakes in the cannabis industry.
Conrad Martin
Here's How April 20 Became the 420 of Global Cannabis Significance
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Here's How April 20 Became the 420 of Global Cannabis Significance

What was once code for some Northern California high school stoners is now global shorthand for celebrating marijuana's growing acceptance.
Andre Bourque
California Strikes Back: Proposed Law Bans Locals from Working with Feds on Pot Crackdown
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California Strikes Back: Proposed Law Bans Locals from Working with Feds on Pot Crackdown

If the feds enforce marijuana laws in the Golden State, legislators there want them to receive no help from local cops.
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3 Big Things You Need to Know Before Charging Into the Legal Marijuana Business
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3 Big Things You Need to Know Before Charging Into the Legal Marijuana Business

Marijuana's unique legal status complicates everything.
Andrew Medal
Oxford University Researchers to Explore the Potential Benefits of Medical Marijuana
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Oxford University Researchers to Explore the Potential Benefits of Medical Marijuana

The US government insists marijuana has no medical value. One of the world's most prestigious universities thinks otherwise.
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Most People in Attorney General Jeff Sessions's Home State Want to Legalize Marijuana
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Most People in Attorney General Jeff Sessions's Home State Want to Legalize Marijuana

A new poll finds that lopsided majorities in Alabama oppose the get-tough enforcement favored by their former senator.
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Marijuana In the Midwest? Nebraska Lawmakers Consider Cannabis Legalization.
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Marijuana In the Midwest? Nebraska Lawmakers Consider Cannabis Legalization.

In 2014, Nebraska sued Colorado for selling marijuana. Now, state legislators are considering making medical marijuana available to their own citizens.
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Colorado Considers End Run if Feds Crack Down on Recreational Marijuana
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Colorado Considers End Run if Feds Crack Down on Recreational Marijuana

All marijuana legally for sale in Colorado will be deemed medical if the Trump Administration turns against recreational sales legal in eight states.
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Hurdles and Hopes in the Development, Production and Distribution of Cannabis
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Hurdles and Hopes in the Development, Production and Distribution of Cannabis

The opening of a vast, albeit disjointed, North American cannabis market is driving investment in R&D and production.
Andre Bourque
Who Knew There Is a Market for a $15,000 Vibrator?
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Who Knew There Is a Market for a $15,000 Vibrator?

The 25-karat gold, celebrity-endorsed sex toy tells us a great deal about evolving values and consumer markets.
Gene Marks
Can Marijuana Replace Lost Steel Jobs? Pennsylvania Town Has High Hopes.
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Can Marijuana Replace Lost Steel Jobs? Pennsylvania Town Has High Hopes.

A region of the Keystone State impoverished by industrial decline and ravaged by opioid addiction sees a future in medical cannabis.
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5 Routes the Cannabis Industry Could Take to Get Around Federal Banking Restrictions
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5 Routes the Cannabis Industry Could Take to Get Around Federal Banking Restrictions

States that have legalized marijuana are working on regulatory fixes to allow the cannabis industry the access to banks that it needs to grow.
Andre Bourque