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California Regulators Unveil Campaign to Curb Illicit Cannabis Market

At an industry summit in Los Angeles, California’s top cannabis regulators came together to discuss the state’s plans to prop up licensed operators, banking and tax hurdles, and social equity programs.

California
Global

Paraguay Prepares to Issue Licenses for Domestic Cannabis Production

The production of cannabis products in Paraguay has the potential to help patients avoid the need to import costly products from abroad.

Israel

Q&A: What’s Next for Cannabis in Israel?

On the eve of the Israeli election, Cannabis Wire editor Alyson Martin spoke with Israel Cannabis (iCAN) founder Saul Kaye about why the industry is closely watching the US.

Florida

Acreage, Harvest Health Join Cannabis Companies Lobbying in Florida

National cannabis companies are lobbying in Florida in the midst of legalization pushes from both industry and advocacy groups.