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Marijuana Legalization

Oregon Cannabis Stores Improve in Minor Decoy Checks

Oregon cannabis retail stores only successfully passed 81% of minor decoy checks conducted by the Oregon Liquor Control Commission, the agency in charge of regulating the state’s burgeoning marijuana industry, but there’s good news this month as stores have improved up to 89%. While the previous 81% mark is better […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Statistics Canada: Cannabis Use More Than Doubled From 1985 To 2015

The Canadian federal government has committed to legalizing, regulating, and restricting access to non-medical use of cannabis in 2018. To prepare for this change, Statistics Canada has been adapting the national statistical system to measure the social and economic impacts of legalized cannabis. A new study released today in Health Reports examines the […]

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Marijuana Business

First Surety Bond Program For California Cannabis Industry Approved By Insurance Commissioner

Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones announced today he has approved the first surety bond program for the cannabis industry in the State of California. Continental Heritage Insurance Company is the first insurer in the state to be approved to offer surety bonds for the cannabis industry. “Cannabis businesses should have insurance coverage available […]