Marijuana

Colby Cosh: The highs and lows of taxing legal pot

3 hours ago   |   National Post

The new number of the journal Canadian Public Policy contains a paper entitled “ The tax consequences of legal cannabis. ” Great, I hear you asking: what are those? About time...
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Lincoln Riley: NCAA Rule That Led to 3 Oklahoma Suspensions Is 'Archaic'

17 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Oklahoma football head coach Lincoln Riley called the NCAA's punishment on marijuana use "archaic" on Tuesday amid discussion on three Sooners reportedly testing positive for...
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2 marijuana businesses could lose licenses under CCB complaints

17 hours ago   |   Review Journal

Two marijuana businesses could lose their licenses and be barred from the industry, one for up to 10 years, under the latest round of complaints.
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Illinois updating marijuana license lottery following criticism from social equity applicants

Illinois updating marijuana license lottery following criticism from social equity applicants

19 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Protesters gathered outside the Thompson Center Tuesday, reacting to Governor JB Pritzker's admission that the state fell short in equitably granting recreational...
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Protestors gather in response to Pritzker admitting flaws in cannabis lottery process

Protestors gather in response to Pritzker admitting flaws in cannabis lottery process

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Protestors gathered outside the Thompson Center Tuesday, reacting to Gov. JB Pritzker's admission that the state fell short in granting equity marijuana...
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WATCH LIVE: IL Gov. Pritzker announces recreational marijuana dispensary application changes

1 day ago   |   ABC

Governor JB Pritzker said Illinois is making changes to the recreational marijuana dispensary application process.
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Most marijuana enthusiasts prefer plain old weed, and it's pushing cannabis companies to focus on cheap flower over vapes or edibles

Most marijuana enthusiasts prefer plain old weed, and it's pushing cannabis companies to focus on cheap flower over vapes or edibles

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement If it ain't broke, don't fix it. Cannabis consumers in US states where the drug is legal and in Canada still vastly prefer regular old marijuana over...
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Applicants will get a second chance to qualify for a marijuana retail license in Illinois

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Business owners hoping to open retail marijuana shops in Illinois will get a second chance at qualifying for a license, after Gov. J.B. Pritzker Monday announced a procedure to...
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Police: Man suspected of placing fake bomb in Omaha had 863 pounds of marijuana in car

Police: Man suspected of placing fake bomb in Omaha had 863 pounds of marijuana in car

1 day ago   |   KETV   |   2 articles

On Monday, a judge set bond at $2 million for a man accused of planting a fake bomb in downtown Omaha last week.
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LeBron James' son Bronny appears to smoke marijuana in viral clip

LeBron James' son Bronny appears to smoke marijuana in viral clip

4 days ago   |   New York Post

Bronny James, the son of Los Angeles Lakers LeBron James, was seen smoking what appears to be a blunt on his Instagram stories.
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Grand jury indicts 1 police officer in the killing of Breonna Taylor

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