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British Columbia decriminalizing drugs isn’t enough, experts say it’s safe supply that will save lives

British Columbia is the first in Canada to decriminalize the possession of illicit drugs. Experts say the exemption is too little, too late.
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Nearly 500K People Work In Legal Marijuana Industry — How Many Work In The Illicit Market?

Nearly 500K People Work In Legal Marijuana Industry — How Many Work In The Illicit Market?
The marijuana market, both legal and illegal, creates a ton of jobs for Americans.
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How Accessibility Is Destroying The Legal Marijuana Industry In America

How Accessibility Is Destroying The Legal Marijuana Industry In America
When everyone has a “weed guy”, prices tend to go down and margins compress.
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73% Of Marijuana Bought And Sold In California Is Done On The Illicit Market

73% Of Marijuana Bought And Sold In California Is Done On The Illicit Market
High taxes and lack of resources are putting legal growers and retailers in trouble in California.
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The Roll-up #217: How New York dealers are coping with legalization

New York City weed dealers react to the coming legal market. Honestly, they don’t seem too concerned.
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Here’s how New York City’s weed dealers are preparing for legalization

Retail stores aren’t expected until 2023, so these street sellers have a year to strategize. Here are their plans.
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Delta-8 pirates are scamming consumers and legit brands—and the feds don’t care

When lab-tested brands are denied trademark protection, fraudsters have a field day. Here’s why the feds refuse to help.
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Is The US Cannabis Market Doomed To Fail Like Canada’s?

Is The US Cannabis Market Doomed To Fail Like Canada’s?
Let’s just say your neighborhood marijuana dealer isn’t likely going out of style anytime soon.
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Toronto spent over $300,000 to block illicit dispensaries with concrete

It cost the city more than $300,000 to repeatedly seal up CAFE and other illicit Toronto dispensaries, some of which continue to operate.
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