Cresco Labs Announces Closing Of Acquisition In New York State

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Acquisition Adds One of Only 10 Vertically Integrated Cannabis Business Licenses Issued by the State of New York ILLINOIS: Cresco Labs, one of the largest vertically integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States, today announced that it has closed its acquisition of 100% of the membership interests of Gloucester Street Capital, the parent entity of Read the full article…

‘I Can Still Do That Foundation’ & Tom Pacheco Premiere “Freida’s Secret Garden”

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Shot in Humboldt County, the video uses local talent and filmmakers to promote cannabis legalization NEW YORK: The I Can Still Do That Foundation, a New York City-based non-profit whose mission is to connect people so they can share information and empower each generation to teach the others, launched “Freida’s Secret Garden “  a pro-pot music video based on a Read the full article…

Daytrip Expands CBD Sparkling Water Line To New York And New Jersey Markets

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Daytrip to introduce THC sparkling water line by end of year NEW YORK:  Daytrip, the leading cannabis lifestyle brand announced today its expansion into the New York and New Jersey area. After an initial launch in June 2019 across California, Washington, Oregon and Michigan, Daytrip is staking its claim in the metropolitan area as the premier Read the full article…

Tikum Olam Launches Tikun Hemp

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NEW YORK:  Tikun Olam, the global pioneer in cannabis science and medicine, announces the launch of Tikun Hemp™, its first hemp-based product line, available exclusively in the United States. Tikun Hemp offerings include broad-spectrum CBD tinctures, topicals and softgel capsules, all shipped directly to consumers via the Tikun Hemp website. “Tikun’s mission is in its name to “repair Read the full article…

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 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…

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…

New Study: Children With Autism See Improvement After Treatment With Tikun Olam High-CBD, Low-THC Medical Cannabis

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NEW YORK: Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) see a “significant” improvement in symptoms and less reliance on other medications after treatment with Tikun Olam’s Avidekel™ medical cannabis, as confirmed by a new study published in Scientific Reports. The two-year study, “Real Life Experience Of Medical Cannabis Treatment In Autism: Analysis Of Safety And Efficacy,” followed 188 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…