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'Use The Funds To Grow The Business': Why Cannabis And Opportunity Zones Could Be A Budding Industry

bisnow.com - If things fall into place, Downtown Los Angeles could soon see one of the first mixed-use cannabis projects in a designated opportunity zone in the nation. The proposed mixed-use development, still i…


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Twitter is suspending 70 pro-Bloomberg accounts, citing 'platform manipulation'

latimes.com - Michael R. Bloomberg’s presidential campaign has been experimenting with novel tactics to cultivate an online following, or at least the appearance of one. But one of the strategies — deploying a lar…


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Harvard students sue school for divestment from companies profiting off prison industry

thehill.com - A group of Harvard University students on Wednesday sued to compel the university to divest from private prisons after previously concentrating their efforts on protests and petitions. The lawsuit fr…


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Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez in Texas Senate Primary

theintercept.com - The endorsement was one of seven Ocasio-Cortez announced as part of her new political action committee aimed at supporting progressive candidates like Tzintzún Ramirez who the party discourages from …


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Revealed: quarter of all tweets about climate crisis produced by bots

theguardian.com - The social media conversation over the climate crisis is being reshaped by an army of automated Twitter bots, with a new analysis finding that a quarter of all tweets about climate on an average day …


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James E. Wagner Cultivation Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2020 Financial Results

globenewswire.com - KITCHENER, Ontario, Feb. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- James E. Wagner Cultivation Corporation (TSX VENTURE: JWCA; OTCQX: JWCAF), a premium cannabis brand focused on producing clean, consistent cannab…


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Member Blog: “What are companies like us doing?” – Revisiting compensation peer groups |

thecannabisindustry.org - by Fred Whittlesey, Cannabis Compensation Consultants Central to most discussions about executive compensation – not unlike any business discussion – is the question “what are other companies doing?”…


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Coronavirus live updates: China reports 109 more deaths as total cases cross 76,000

cnbc.com - A local resident and member of the neighborhood committee stands at the gate to control entry and exit from a residential area on February 21, 2020 in Beijing, China. This is a live blog. Please chec…


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5 Cannabis Industry Hiring Trends To Watch In 2020

highgreennews.com - Following the mistakes learned in 2019, cannabis is adjusting how it grows in 2020. Since adult-use legalization first breached the United States in 2012, cannabis hiring practices have drastically c…


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How to raise Capital for A start up Business - Afrokonnect

afrokonnect.ng - If you’re looking for How to raise Capital for A start up Business or how to raise funds to expand your business then you’re In the right article. Provided that your business isn’t operating in an in…


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Women Leaders of the Cannabis Industry: “In order to get started, it’s important to know who the…

medium.com - Thank you so much for doing this with us! Can you tell us the “backstory” about what brought you to the cannabis industry? I worked in the finance industry for eight years producing investment confer…


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THCA: The Highly Medicinal, Non-Psychotropic Cannabinoid

cannabisaficionado.com - The dark years of cannabis prohibition in California created an innovative and highly competitive black market for weed that thrives to this day despite the state’s relatively progressive path toward…


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CBG: The Cannabinoid with Massive Medical Possibilities

cannabisaficionado.com - The dark years of cannabis prohibition in California created an innovative and highly competitive black market for weed that thrives to this day despite the state’s relatively progressive path toward…


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CBN: This Unique Cannabinoid Could Help You Sleep

cannabisaficionado.com - The dark years of cannabis prohibition in California created an innovative and highly competitive black market for weed that thrives to this day despite the state’s relatively progressive path toward…


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CBGV: The Cannabinoid That Increases the Effects of Medical Marijuana

cannabisaficionado.com - The dark years of cannabis prohibition in California created an innovative and highly competitive black market for weed that thrives to this day despite the state’s relatively progressive path toward…


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CBDV: The Cannabinoid That Combats Seizure Activity

cannabisaficionado.com - The dark years of cannabis prohibition in California created an innovative and highly competitive black market for weed that thrives to this day despite the state’s relatively progressive path toward…


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THCV: The Cannabinoid That Can Help With Weight Loss

cannabisaficionado.com - The dark years of cannabis prohibition in California created an innovative and highly competitive black market for weed that thrives to this day despite the state’s relatively progressive path toward…


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(Jan. 2020) KENTUCKY LIBERTARIANS WIN BALLOT ACCESS CASE

kentuckymarijuanaparty.com - The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not a…


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(MO)”Bill” If passed, it would allow employers to drug test their employees randomly and grant them the clearance to fire them if they fail.

usmarijuanaparty.net - ST. LOUIS – Whether it’s medical or reactional marijuana, both are proving to be a hot topic in many states across the United States. In Illinois, since legalizing the drug for both uses at the start…


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Why Aren't Candidates Discussing Cannabis During Democratic Debates?

benzinga.com - By The Fresh Toast's John Hudak, provided exclusively to Benzinga Cannabis. In the Democratic presidential debate last night in Las Vegas, the candidates attacked each other, with each trying to dimi…


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A look at the Coloradans supporting Donald Trump and why they adore the president

coloradosun.com - COLORADO SPRINGS — President Donald Trump and his reelection campaign see Colorado as a top 2020 target, dismissing polls suggesting he has a big hill to climb if he wants to reverse his 2016 fortune…


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Bolder Boulder may lose popular bus service used by a third of its runners, creating traffic nightmare

theknow.denverpost.com - Officials of the Bolder Boulder are bracing for the possibility of a traffic nightmare for the 42nd running of the Memorial Day race if RTD eliminates “RunRide” express service from points across the…


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Assembly Bill 1578: California’s Legislators Push for Protections for Legal Cannabis Businesses

cannabusinesslaw.com - During a time when the federal government’s position on Cannabis is awash in uncertainty, California’s legislators introduced a bill on Friday, February 17th, that aims to protect the state’s Cannabi…


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Thunder Bay pot shop approved, despite concerns

tbnewswatch.com - THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay’s first cannabis retail outlet has been given the go-ahead by the Ontario government, despite concerns over its location raised by the city of Thunder Bay and others. The Al…


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Group glues MAGA hats on pigeons as protest ahead of Nevada debate

thehill.com - A group has released a number of pigeons with MAGA hats glued to their heads in downtown Las Vegas ahead of the Democratic debate and President TrumpDonald John TrumpChasten Buttigieg: 'I've been dea…


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Bridal gowns could be in short supply for wedding season because of coronavirus

cnn.com - So unexpected production delays slow down an already time-consuming process. The domino effect could leave wedding gowns sellers unable to deliver their customers' orders on time. "We're already hear…


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Comparing the Free Glass Weed Pipe Sellers - TNMNews.com

thenationalmarijuananews.com - Like most of you, I have a personal Facebook account. People have been inviting me for years to like their business pages, show support to their causes and to join their private and secret groups. I …


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The Top Three Health and Fitness Destinations in Silicon Valley

mlsiliconvalley.com - A view from the indoor saltwater pool at Canyon Ranch Woodside Wellness Retreat. CANYON RANCH WOODSIDE WELLNESS RETREAT (16350 Skyline Blvd., Woodside, canyonranch.com) Why stress out traveling when …


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On Roofs or in Basements, a New Way to Ice Skate

nytimes.com - But the disconnect from nature inherent to the creation of such artificial pleasure biomes can also unsettle. We can ski indoors in a mall in New Jersey, surf in an artificial wave pool in Lemoore, C…


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Twitter is considering warning users when politicians post misleading tweets

vox.com - Twitter is experimenting with putting bright orange and red labels underneath false statements and misinformation posted by politicians and public figures. According to a new report, the company incl…


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Saul Ewing Blogs | How Recent TCPA “Autodialer” Decisions Impact Your Business

saul.com - If your company’s marketing strategy involves communicating with prospective or existing clients via phone calls and text messages, you are probably familiar with the Telephone Consumer Protection Ac…


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The Week in Weed: February 2020 #3 | JD Supra

jdsupra.com - JD Supra is a legal publishing service that connects experts and their content with broader audiences of professionals, journalists and associations. This Privacy Policy describes how JD Supra, LLC (…


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Determine if you're too high to drive with this app

420intel.com - Nowadays there are a ton of different options to determine if you’re too drunk to get behind the wheel, but about if you’ve smoked too much w It can be dangerous to drive stoned. Now that more and mo…


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Cannabis Dispensary and Cannabis Business Times Magazines Announce the Top 2020 ‘Best Cannabis Companies To Work For’ – CannaLeaf Creative

cannaleafcreative.com - The award program recognizes the best companies across the cannabis industry that excel in creating quality workplaces for employees. The winners for this year’s awards in the cultivation category ar…


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The Cannabis Business Guide to Picking an Inventory Management System | Cannabis Industry Journal

cannabisindustryjournal.com - From seed-to-sale, overseeing processing and extraction as well as navigating a dense web of complicated regulations, cannabis businesses have unique inventory management needs. Unfortunately, there …


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Weed shops don't have enough employees, either

chicagobusiness.com - Perhaps the only thing in shorter supply than weed at marijuana shops when they began selling to the public Jan. 1 were state-badged employees to work behind the counter. Some marijuana shops have cl…


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Annual medical cannabis conference returns as Missouri industry implementation accelerates | Medical Marijuana Program Connection

mmpconnect.com - Historic Union Station in St. Louis to again host event as business license holders prepare for Opening Day 2020. An annual medical cannabis business convention that drew nearly 2,000 attendees in i…


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Exclusive: High NY CEO Michael Zaytsev on the Business of Cannabis Culture | Grit Daily News

gritdaily.com - Times have changed! Only a few years ago, America associated cannabis culture as an illicit gateway drug; one of the main causes our prison system is overpopulated with nonviolent offenders, a Schedu…


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