Category: Cannabis Industry

Almost 400 Marijuana Business Permits Suspended in CA

California has suspended nearly 400 marijuana business permits, temporarily paralyzing roughly 5% of the state’s legal cannabis supply chain ranging from retailers to distributors. Those companies must cease all sales transactions until their licenses are reinstated to “active” status, leading one prominent trade group to criticize the state for temporarily reducing the number of legal […]

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NYC Police Make 106lb Bust – Of Legal Hemp

Police in New York City are having a tough time understanding the difference between hemp and straight-up weed, as the owners of a Vermont hemp farm say the cops proudly confiscated 106 pounds of federally-legal hemp. New York City Police posted a photo on social media congratulating the work of their officers for confiscating what […]

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Texas Stops Issuing Dispensary Permits

Just one week after opening the application process for medical cannabis dispensaries to apply for dispensary permits in Texas, the Texas Department of Public Safety suspended the process without warning. “The Department’s Compassionate Use Program is not accepting applications at this time,” it says on the department’s website. The sudden announcement comes nearly a month […]

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