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Nina Zdinjak

Benzinga Staff Writer

August 10, 2022 4:23 PM
Seattle, Washington mayor Bruce Harrell submitted a package of bills aimed at advancing equity in the marijuana industry by helping boost mo ...
August 10, 2022 11:29 AM
The U.S. Hemp Roundtable sent a letter Friday to Senators Chuck Schumer, Ron Wyden and Cory Booker, who are the leading sponsors of a r ...
August 10, 2022 9:41 AM
Olympian and WNBA champion Brittney Griner was recently found guilty on drug charges and sentenced to nine years in a Russian pena ...
August 09, 2022 12:02 PM
 In June, U.S. inflation hit a four-decade high, with the consumer price index climbing 9.1% from the previous year. This represented the bi ...
August 09, 2022 9:28 AM
Illegal synthetic cannabis known under many street names such as Ak-47, K2, Spice, Scoobie Snacks, Mr. Nice Guy and 24-Karat Dream is less common ...
August 09, 2022 8:44 AM
As Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference returns on September 13-14 to Chicago, gathering top CEOs, investors and leaders in the industry, le ...
August 09, 2022 8:34 AM
Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (OTCQX: CURLF) posted its financial results Monday for the second quarter ended June 30, 2022. The Massach ...
August 08, 2022 11:18 AM
Year-to-date, WM Technology (NASDAQ: MAPS) stock lost 44.90%, while over the last five years it plunged 64.73%.  The marketplace and technology s ...
August 08, 2022 8:56 AM
Responsible Growth Arkansas, the group behind the ballot initiative to legalize adult-use cannabis, has filed an appeal with the Arkansas Supreme ...
August 08, 2022 8:36 AM
Democratic representative for Hawaii and former presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard blasted VP Kamala Harris over &lsqu ...
August 05, 2022 11:31 AM
Philippines’ Bill To Legalize Medical Marijuana Gaining Support  Philippine Senator Robin Padilla recently introduced a bill ...
August 05, 2022 10:10 AM
Mars Inc's Wm Wrigley Jr. won a lawsuit against one of several cannabis producers for trademark infringement.  Wrigley had filed a lawsu ...
August 05, 2022 8:38 AM
Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson is encouraging law enforcement to “stand firm” against marijuana legalization, after the proposed me ...
August 04, 2022 11:39 AM
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers opened up about his experience with psychedelics during the Aubrey Marcus Podcast. He ...
August 04, 2022 10:58 AM
Weeks after the long-awaited marijuana decriminalization Senate bill was presented, it has faced a lot of criticism, mostly for its complexi ...
August 03, 2022 10:22 AM
The biggest federal workers union in the nation recently accepted a resolution backing cannabis legalization and urging for the removal of policies pe ...
August 03, 2022 10:04 AM
Marijuana users have 55% fewer chances of developing, one of the most common malignancies worldwide - hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), according to a&n ...
August 03, 2022 8:46 AM
The American Academy of Pediatrics does not support the proposed study on medical marijuana consumption in schools, which came in as part of the ...
August 02, 2022 12:15 PM
In 2018, Thailand became the first Southeast Asian country to legalize medical marijuana. Some four years later, it took those cannabis regulatio ...
August 02, 2022 10:14 AM
Federal Health Agencies To Fund Studies On Minor Cannabinoids & Terpenes  Several federal health agencies once again confirmed they will supp ...
August 02, 2022 8:45 AM
Tilray Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY) reported its fiscal 2022 and fourth-quarter earnings results on Thursday, revealing net revenue growth of ...
August 02, 2022 6:07 AM
Pelorus Equity Group, a company that provides real estate loans for cannabis, has closed its S$15.8 million debt financing agreement with TransCa ...
August 01, 2022 12:03 PM
This was a very challenging year for pot stocks. Year-to-date, AdvisorShares Pure US Cannabis ETF (ARCA:MSOS) dropped 54.01%, Advi ...
August 01, 2022 11:24 AM
As people are becoming more open to experimenting with alternative treatments for various health issues, or simply for wellness purposes, both ca ...
August 01, 2022 9:13 AM
Massachusetts House and Senate both passed cannabis compromise legislation on Sunday that would set up a more equitable environment in the l ...
July 27, 2022 9:07 AM
Sen. Ben Ray Luján (D-NM) filed a bill Tuesday that would allow TV and radio marijuana advertisements in states that have legali ...
July 27, 2022 8:36 AM
The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism, chaired by Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), held a hearing on Tuesday titled “Decriminalizing ...
July 26, 2022 10:12 AM
What sets veterans apart from all the others not having access to medical marijuana? The system. Veterans obtain their healthcare via the Department o ...
July 26, 2022 9:33 AM
Former Cresco Labs (OTC: CRLBF) executive Joseph Caltabiano is closing his special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) Choice Conso ...
July 26, 2022 9:26 AM
Cannabis consumers who tend to choose high potency weed for their pleasure, are at higher risk of becoming addicted or developing marijuana-caused psy ...