Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, January 6, 2020 | Curated by host Shea Gunther
// Illinois Sold $3.2 Million Worth of Weed on the First Day of Legalization (Merry Jane)
// Illinois Lieutenant Governor Buys Marijuana On State’s First Day Of Legal Sales (Marijuana Moment)
// MedMen Is (Frantically) Selling Its 3 Arizona Dispensary Licenses (AZ Marijuana)
These headlines are brought to you by Curaleaf, one of the leading vertically-integrated cannabis operators in the U.S. With legal medical marijuana dispensaries, cultivation sites, and processing facilities all over the United States, Curaleaf has served more than 165,000 medical cannabis patients and looks forward to helping many more long into the future. Swing over to Curaleaf.com to learn more about this very cool company!
// Colorado ushers in 2020 with new marijuana market opportunities (Marijuana Business Daily)
// Maine could get new cannabis traceability system (Marijuana Business Daily)
// Why HEXO’s writedown on ‘cannabis trim’ could be another bad sign for the industry (Financial Post)
// Former top marijuana regulator in Maryland joins MJ firm (Marijuana Business Daily)
// Florida Marijuana Lawsuit: ‘Stealth Deadline’ Means Legalization Might Miss 2020 Ballot (Marijuana Moment)
// Most employers in Nevada can no longer utilize pre-employment drug tests for marijuana (3 News NBC Las Vegas)
// Marijuana prosecutions in Texas have dropped by more than half since lawmakers legalized hemp (Texas Tribune)
Check out our other projects: • Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement. • Marijuana Media Connect— A service that connects industry insiders in the legal marijuana industry with journalists, bloggers, and writers in need of expert sources for their stories.
Love these headlines? Love our podcast? Support our work with a financial contribution and become a patron.
Photo: Conor Lawless/Flickr