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The Latest News You Need To Know About Cannabis Industry——07/06/2020-07/10/2020

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United States


1. Officials in Kansas City, Missouri have decided to remove cannabis possession from the city code, effectively decriminalizing low-level possession.

Published date: July 10, 2020

Source: https://www.ganjapreneur.com/kansas-city-missouri-removes-cannabis-possession-from-city-criminal-code/

 

2. Illinois’ social equity provisions for cannabis companies are considered among the most forward-thinking in the country, yet some advocates and business insiders say the rules don’t go far enough to promote minority participation in the industry.

Published date: July 10, 2020

Source: https://mjbizdaily.com/illinois-social-equity-program-flawed-advocates-say-but-it-is-best-in-cannabis-industry-so-far/

 

3. Employees at a cannabis cultivation facility in Massachusetts voted to unionize, a further indication that organized labor is picking up steam since the coronavirus pandemic.

Published date: July 10, 2020

Source: https://mjbizdaily.com/daily-news/#massachusetts-marijuana-grow-facility-workers-unionize

 

4. Oregon’s initiative to legalize the medicinal use of psilocybin has officially qualified for the November ballot.

Published date: July 9, 2020

Source: https://www.ganjapreneur.com/oregon-medical-psilocybin-initiative-qualifies-for-ballot/

 

5. Oklahoma medical marijuana regulators won’t immediately enforce a stricter two-year residency requirement and a 1,000-foot school buffer zone rule that could put many dispensaries out of business in the fast-growing market.

Published date: July 9, 2020

Source: https://mjbizdaily.com/daily-news/#oklahoma-medical-cannabis-regulators-wont-rush-to-enforce-new-rules

 

6. California officials have started issuing tax warrants against unlicensed cannabis retailers throughout Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties.

Published date: July 9, 2020

Source: https://www.ganjapreneur.com/california-cracks-down-on-unlicensed-dispensaries-with-tax-warrants/

 

7. Oklahoma medical marijuana regulators are administering laboratory testing after a three-month grace period to ensure enough licensed labs are in place amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Published date: July 9, 2020

Source: https://mjbizdaily.com/daily-news/#oklahoma-now-enforcing-medical-cannabis-product-testing

 

8. An amendment to the must-pass National Defense Authorization Act would give a path for service members to re-enlist in the military even if they have consumed cannabis during their time away.

Published date: July 7, 2020

Source: https://www.ganjapreneur.com/defense-bill-aims-to-loosen-cannabis-policies-for-military-re-enlistment/

 

9. Lawmakers in the House of Representatives have advanced a highways infrastructure bill that includes language making products from state-legal cannabis markets available for federal research purposes.

Published date: July 6, 2020

Source: https://www.ganjapreneur.com/house-votes-to-give-researchers-access-to-dispensary-cannabis/

 

 

United Kingdom

Despite legalizing more than 18 months ago, the UK National Health Services has yet to issue a single government-funded prescription for medical cannabis.

Published date: July 6, 2020

Source: https://www.ganjapreneur.com/uk-hasnt-issued-new-medical-cannabis-prescriptions-since-legalizing/

 

Israel

Israel overtook Germany as the No. 1 importer of medical cannabis flower in the world so far this year, according to data compiled by Tel Aviv-based Israeli Cannabis Magazine and Marijuana Business Daily.

Published date: July 6, 2020

Source: https://mjbizdaily.com/israel-passes-germany-as-worlds-largest-importer-of-medical-cannabis-flower/

 

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