Africa’s first medicinal cannabis dispensary opens in Durban

While marijuana is still illegal in South Africa, Durban North now hosts the first medicinal cannabis dispensary in Africa. A report in the Weekend Witness took a look at how the Holistic Relief Wellness and Pain Management Centre will treat you, but it won’t sell you a bud or two. Either a chiropractor, traditional healer or doctor […]

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Gary Vaynerchuk acquires 50% stake in cannabis-focused branding and marketing agency Green Street

Green Street, an L.A.-based marketing and branding agency focusing on the cannabis space, has sold a 50% stake in its burgeoning business to high-profile investor Gary Vaynerchuk, the company announced Tuesday. Founded by Rama Mayo and Joshua Shelton in late 2012, Green Street has helped celebrity clients including 2 Chainz, the Game, Snoop Dogg and […]

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5 Cannabis Products On the Rise

Cannabis Products On The Rise As cannabis becomes more legal, the industry surrounding it continues to expand. Politicians now campaign on a platform of total weed legalization since it’s that popular a stance, and it seems every other week there’s a local news story about a mom who became a millionaire baking and selling edibles. […]

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DOJ issues warning on sale and possession of CBD oil, upsetting hemp farmers

The Wisconsin Department of Justice is advising law enforcement agencies and the public that a medicinal oil derived from marijuana and hemp is still illegal, despite laws passed in recent years legalizing its use in limited circumstances. The announcement caught many hemp farmers participating in a new state-authorized program off-guard and could cost the state […]

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