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May 2024 National Cannabis News: Rescheduling Leads The Way
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May 2024 Regional Cannabis News: Developments in NJ, NY and PA
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A grower holds a cannabis plant in their hands. This could be a home grower, like the advocates pushing for New Jersey legislators to allow home cultivation in the Garden State.
April 2024 Regional Cannabis News: Navigating Licensing, Taxes, and Legalization 
From New York’s progress in adult-use licensing to efforts in New Jersey to legalize home cultivation, there's lots to learn this month.
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Two people inside a dispensary look at a tablet for ordering cannabis. This illustrates the record 4/20 sales seen across the nation in 2024.
April 2024 National Cannabis News: Spring Updates from Across the Nation
As spring blooms and 4/20 celebrations have come to a close, the national cannabis industry is on a high right now (pardon the pun).
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March 2024 National Cannabis News: Cannabis Gains Political Momentum as Legal Industry Grows  
March brought some dynamic shifts in the political culture surrounding cannabis. Could these developments be signs of growing momentum toward a shift in federal cannabis ...
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New Jersey’s Cannabis Lounges: What To Expect
It’s official: Consumption lounges are coming to New Jersey, offering new opportunities for businesses and consumers alike. Here's what to know.
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March 2024 Regional Cannabis News: Licensing Review in NY, Legal Battles in Hemp, and More  
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10 Cannabis Tech Tools Shaping the Industry
From artificial intelligence (AI) tools to sophisticated supply chain management ...
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February 2024 National News Update: Milestones, Projections, and Partnerships
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February 2024 Regional News Update: Milestones, Projections, and Partnerships
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What Would Federal Rescheduling Mean for Cannabis? 
What exactly would federal rescheduling mean, for the cannabis industry and are we likely to see it anytime soon?  
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Dried cannabis flower and a pre-roll in a clear case are positioned on top of $100 bills. This illustrates some of the major financial news to come out of New York cannabis in January 2024, including first year sales numbers and proposed tax revisions.
January 2024 Regional News Update: Lounges Are Coming To NJ, and More
How did NY do in its first year of sales? What tax proposals did Gov. Hochul put forth? What's the deal with lounges in New ...
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A researcher wearing a hair net looks into a microscope. This illustrative photo accompanies a January 2024 national news roundup, including a story about medical cannabis research funding.
January 2024 National Cannabis News: DEA Considers Rescheduling, Expungements On The Rise
The cannabis industry is poised for a year of evolution and progress. Get familiar with the headlines that are kick-starting the year.
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8 Cannabis Statistics, Sales Trends, and Projections for 2024
The trend toward a successful, thriving, global cannabis industry has never been clearer. We curated this list of important cannabis statistics, trends, and projections you should ...
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A close-up of a cannabis plant in a grow facility, illustrating the oversupply faced by New York cannabis farmers as dispensaries are slow to open in the state.
Why Do New York Cultivators Have An Oversupply of Cannabis?
New York’s slow licensed dispensary rollout has affected cultivators with ample amounts of ready-to-sell product. Read how --- and what's being done to combat it.
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Unlicensed Shop Crackdowns and Cannabis Seizures: Impact on NYC’s Cannabis Industry 
As New York City grapples with unlicensed cannabis shops appearing throughout the five boroughs, state officials are heightening their efforts to curb the surge.
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CWCBExpo Experts Weigh In: What Will 2024 Bring for Cannabis?
Innovation, the legal landscape, and evolving social attitudes continue to shape what’s to come for cannabis. See our predictions.
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December 2023 Regional News Update: NY and NJ Markets Continue to Expand 
Finish the year off strong with huge sales numbers in New Jersey and new dispensaries arriving close to daily in New York. Here's what's up ...
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Dispensaries Can’t Have Sales in NY. What Can You Do Instead?
Just because dispensaries can’t have sales doesn’t mean there aren't other marketing tactics. Here are 5 suggestions of what to do instead.
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November 2023 National News Update: A Monthly Dive into Potential Shifts
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