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Colorado Governor Pardons 2,732 Cannabis Convictions

Colorado Governor Jared Polis has officially signed a bill to pardon 2,732 low-level cannabis possession convictions through executive order, effective [...]
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Contactless Cannabis: anna, the Cannabis Vending Machine, Made its Debut in Colorado

New to the game is anna, a cannabis vending machine making its debut in Colorado and across the country. 
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Colorado Cannabis Market Reports Record Sales in June, Topping $150 Million

Representing a 6% increase compared to the previous month’s (May 2020) record of $149 million, June officially marks the most [...]

The Dime: 7/3/2020

Written by Sonia Case Following important cannabis news articles every day can be a real burn-out, we know. That’s why [...]

The Dime: 6/26/2020

Written by Sonia Case Following important cannabis news articles every day can be a real burn-out, we know. That’s why [...]

Diversity Could be Coming to Denver’s Legal Cannabis Industry

Since President Nixon’s declaration of the War on Drugs in 1971, our country has been fighting a racially charged battle. 

“The Heartbeat of our Passion,” Charlotte Figi, Industry Pioneer, Dies

By Melissa Hutsell     On Monday, April 7th, 2020, Charlotte Figi—namesake of high-CBD, low-THC strain, Charlotte’s Web—died. She was [...]

Bud Voyage: Medical Migrants Are Traveling the U.S. in Pursuit of Cannabis

Welcome to Bud Voyage, the Emerald‘s monthly column by Ashley Laderer discussing all things travel, cannabis, and how combining the [...]

New Jobs Report Finds Cannabis Industry is “America’s Single Greatest Job Creation Engine”

By Melissa Hutsell Cannabis is the nation’s number one job producer. So far, the industry has created nearly a quarter [...]