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New York dispensaries can now sell cannabis flower, but who’s got it in stock?

A dramatic change catches NY dispensaries by surprise. It could be days or weeks before the bud hits the shelves.
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This Irish activist planted cannabis outside the Prime Minister’s office—and he’s not done yet

Martin Condon is sparking a national conversation about legalization in Ireland, one seedling at a time.
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Massachusetts town charges local cannabis companies $866,000 for “policing”

There’s no evidence that cannabis companies negatively impact their communities. So why are they paying massive impact fees?
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She has to wait 5 years to work in weed. Why, exactly?

The Canadian cannabis industry has a long way to go before it can be considered inclusive of BIPOC folks, especially for those with a criminal record.
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