The cannabis industry is booming, but for many Black Americans the price of entry is steep.

Patrice Worthy in Washington Social equity rules can reduce barriers to entry for communities most affected by discriminatory drug laws. While Bernard Noble sat in a Louisiana jail riding out a 13-year sentence for possession of 2.8 grams of marijuana, cannabis legalization and decriminalization swept through the United States. With no chance of parole under Louisiana’s “habitual offender” … Read more

Roll up roll up: Cannabis companies queue up to join London’s budding subsector

Oliver Haill London’s cannabis sector is finally budding two decades after GW Pharma blazed a trail, with debutants MGC Pharmaceuticals and Kanabo Group both warmly welcomed after listing this month. Interest in cannabis stocks sparked into life this month as London welcomed its first two specialist medical marijuana companies. A surge in share prices was … Read more

Cannabis Investing in 2020 – 10 Things Investors Should Know

Cannabis Investing in 2020 – 10 Things Investors Should Know The year 2020 has thrown several curve balls at us to say the least – the world as we know it is changing permanently, which has created opportunities for those who can adapt quickly and stay ahead of the curve. On all fronts, many of … Read more

The AGCO (Canada) is now issuing 80 cannabis Retail Store Authorizations per month

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has continued working with the Government of Ontario to increase the number of cannabis Retail Store Authorizations (RSAs) that are issued each month.  In September, the AGCO announced the government’s direction to double the number of RSAs issued per month, from 20 to 40.   The government has provided further direction to double … Read more

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