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Israeli Begins Granting Export Permits

It has been a long, hard road, but the Israeli Health Ministry has finally signed off on exports.

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A Founder Looks at 50: Tom Forcade, Michael J. Kennedy and High Times Magazine

High Times founder Tom Forcade and Legal Counsel Michael J. Kennedy assured the magazine remained a major NORML financial supporter, until it was recently sold to corporate greedheads!

Scientific Review Concludes That Cannabis Consumers Are at No Greater Risk of Occupational Injuries

“Suspicionless marijuana testing never has been an evidence-based policy. Rather, these discriminatory practices are a holdover from the zeitgeist of the 1980s ‘war on drugs.’ But times have changed; attitudes have changed, and in many places, the marijuana laws have changed. It is time for workplace policies to adapt to this new reality.”

Did Strip Clubs Open the Door for Cannabis Businesses to Receive PPP Loans?

A recent temporary restraining order prohibiting the SBA from excluding strip clubs from receiving financial relief under the CARES Act could have some big implications for the cannabis industry.

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7 Factors to Consider When Choosing Cannabis Software

Software selection in the cannabis industry can be a daunting task. With larger organizations, numerous stakeholders may have competing goals and decision factors important to them. In this article, we cover the 7 most important factors to consider when reviewing and selecting cannabis software.

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Study: Adult-Use Legalization Associated with Decline in Youth Treatment Admissions

"To our knowledge, this is the first study examining the effect of recreational legalization of marijuana in the US on adolescent treatment admissions for marijuana use. Our results indicate that RML in Colorado and Washington was not associated with an increase in treatment admissions. Rather, we observe a substantial decline in admissions rates across US states."

Solutions & Alternatives to Bankruptcy for Cannabis Businesses

Ormond takes a deep dive into bankruptcy law, some historical considerations, state court powers and explains the mechanics of receivership.

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The British Isles Sees Cannabis as an Economic Development Pathway

As drama continues to swirl around Brexit, two islands off the coast of the British mainland are investing in cannabis as an economic development strategy.

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Moving Towards Greater Competency in Cannabis Testing

Understanding how to properly get started with cannabis testing is difficult for a laboratory. Using these tools, a lab can pivot to cannabis testing as long as they take the necessary measures to ensure it is done right.

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