May 15th In NYC: CannaStocks2019 Q1 Investor Conference

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CannaStocks2019 Q1 Investor Conference takes place today (May 15, 2019) in New York City. For Investment Professionals, Accredited Investors, and Financial Media8AM-6PM – Reservations required. Send an INQUIRY to bruce@cannastocks2019.comOTC Markets Group, 300 Vesey Street, NYC 10282Featuring: Presentations, Q-and-A, and Panels with select OTC Markets Group leaders in the Cannabis sector. Themes to be explored: innovation, consolidation, Read the full article…

Don’t Rain On My NYC Cannabis Parade

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By Stu Zakim It was a cold rainy Saturday May 4 in NYC as the 49th annual NYC Cannabis Parade and Rally began its roster of speakers before heading from Herald Square to Union Square Park. Emcee Leo Bridgewater encouraged the crowd, many under umbrellas, to embrace the chant “What do we want? JUSTICE. When Read the full article…

Acreage Holdings Appoints Corey Burchman, MD As Chief Medical Officer

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Former Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth Clinician and Researcher Brings Expertise in Clinical Cannabinoid Therapeutics to Guide Multi-State Cannabis Operator NEW YORK: Acreage Holdings,  announced the appointment of Corey Burchman, MD as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Burchman will oversee development of an Acreage medical advisory board, assist in developing patient outreach programs, and serve Read the full article…

Acreage Announces Grand Openings Of Two The Botanist Dispensaries In February

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NEW YORK: Acreage Holdings has announced the opening of three The Botanist branded cannabis dispensaries in New York and Ohio.  The new locations are in the following cities: The Botanist  30133 Euclid Avenue    Wickliffe, OH  February 6 The Botanist  138-72 Queens Blvd.  Jamaica, NY  February 20 With these new dispensary openings, Acreage now owns or has management services agreements Read the full article…

Cannabis Educational And Awareness Campaign Makes Red-Carpet Debut During 91st Academy Awards Oscar Telecast

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30-Second Commercial Spots expected to air during Red carpet arrivals, Oscar show and post Oscar programming NEW YORK: Cannabis Education takes centerstage during this Sunday’s 91st Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science Oscar telecast, as a groundbreaking media campaign for the online cannabis TV network Hmm Did You Know (HDYK) airs in both the Read the full article…

Survey: Three Of Four Military Veterans Would Consider Using Medical Cannabis

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NEW YORK: Seventy-five percent of military veterans say that they would consider using either “cannabis or cannabinoid products as a treatment option,” according to member survey data compiled by the group Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA). The organization represents over 400,000 veterans nationwide. Under existing federal regulations, physicians affiliated with the Department of Veteran Affairs Read the full article…

Acreage Announces Listing On The Frankfurt Stock Exchange

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NEW YORK: Acreage Holdings announced that its subordinate voting shares have been listed on the open market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol “0VZ.” The Company’s subordinate voting shares continue to be listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange under the symbol “ACRG.U” and on the OTC under the symbol “ACRGF.”

Founder Of Nation’s First Black-Owned Medical Marijuana Dispensary To Keynote “The Business Of Cannabis”

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Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 atEmmanuel Baptist Church in Brooklyn, NY NEW YORK:  Chanda Macias, MBA, PhD, a Washington, D.C.-based cell biologist and patient advocate who founded National Holistic Healing Center and Chairwoman and acting CEO of Women Grow, LLC, will be keynote speaker at a free day-long conference aiming to help New Yorkers of color to join the ranks of those Read the full article…

Historic First: Cannabis Education Campaign Kicks Off During NFL Super Bowl LIII

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Twelve 30-Second Spots Debut During Super Bowl Broadcast on CBS Affiliate in USVI NEW YORK: A women-owned digital marketing agency made history this weekend by managing to air its cannabis education ads during the much-coveted Super Bowl LIII broadcast. Featuring the Rastafarian Senator who led the fight for legal cannabis in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Read the full article…

Governor Cuomo Announces Plan For Marijuana Legalization, Calls For Automatic Record Sealing And Economic Justice

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Statement from DPA’s Kassandra Frederique: New York Can Atone For Mass Criminalization By Passing Most Progressive Legalization Bill in U.S. NEW YORK: Governor Cuomo called for effectively ending marijuana prohibition in New York State and creating a system to tax and regulate marijuana in a manner similar to alcohol for adults over the age of Read the full article…