Month: October 2018

In a historic ruling, the high court says adults have a ‘fundamental right to personal development,’ which includes the choice to enjoy cannabis. The post History Made: Mexico’s Supreme Court Strikes Down Cannabis Prohibition appeared first on Leafly. Read More: History Made: Mexico’s Supreme Court Strikes Down CannabisContinue Reading

Weeks after Maryland cultivator ForwardGro had their products pulled from the state’s dispensary shelves, patients are still in the dark about why it happened. The saga began this summer, when former ForwardGro employees submitted sworn affidavits to Maryland’s General Assembly, alleging that ForwardGro used illegal pesticides. Three months later, theContinue Reading

An international network of non-governmental organizations has submitted a “shadow report” to the United Nations, concluding that the war on drugs has been a “spectacular failure” — and calling on the world’s governments to reconsider it. The report takes heart from the growing official tolerance of cannabis in several countriesContinue Reading

Canadian regulators approved new cultivation space at a frantic pace in the months leading up to legalization, but not fast enough to avert the widely predicted shortage of legal cannabis. In the month before the launch of Canada’s legal recreational cannabis market, facilities licensed by the federal government to cultivateContinue Reading

More than $2.2 billion was invested into the North American cannabis industry during the first few weeks of October. Weekly Deal Watch: More than $2.2 billion invested in cannabis industry in October is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs ReadContinue Reading

The New Mexico Department of Health has been ordered by a district court judge to approve two medical marijuana dispensaries owned by the state’s largest licensed nonprofit MMJ operator. New Mexico Top Organics-Ultra Health, which operates nine MMJ dispensaries statewide, already had built out the facilities in Los Lunas andContinue Reading