Author: Sunny Dupree

Sunny Dupree is a seasoned journalist, keynote speaker and founder of Weed America: A Journalism-Minded Agency, which handles public relations, content marketing, social media, events and thought leadership for brands and executives in legal cannabis, hemp technology, alternative healthcare, and other new industries.
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Schizophrenia linked to marijuana use disorder is on the rise, study finds

In 1995, 2% of schizophrenia diagnoses in the country were associated with cannabis use disorder. In 2000, it increased to around 4%. Since 2010, that figure increased to 8%, the study found. “I think it is highly important to use both our study and other studies to highlight and emphasize that cannabis use is not harmless,” said Carsten Hjorthøj, an associate professor at the Copenhagen Research Center for Mental Health…
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How to choose the right tech for multi-location dispensary business: Blunt advice from Green Releaf — Greenway Magazine

If you are active in Missouri’s cannabis industry, you’ve likely heard of Green Releaf. With 5 operational locations across the state and another one opening up soon, Green Releaf is Missouri’s premier medical marijuana dispensary aiming to provide an elevated cannabis experience to its customers. With an enterprise family business in retail, venturing into cannabis seemed like a natural extension for Jay Patel, founder & CEO of Green Releaf. Initially,…
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In brief: CBD dispensary opens, Fashion Square Mall auctioned

Support C-VILLE Weekly C-VILLE Weekly is Charlottesville’s leading newspaper. Founded in 1989, it’s been the area’s local source for informative (and informed) stories in news, arts, and living for more than 26 years.…
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State To Pick Overdue Marijuana Dispensary Winners By Aug. 19 – Illinois Newsroom

SPRINGFIELD – More than a year after new marijuana dispensary licenses were scheduled to be distributed per the state’s 2019 adult-use legalization law, the governor’s office announced the initial lottery and two new ones will happen by the end of August.    The state also announced the award of more than 200 other licenses for craft growing and infusing operations as well as distribution, and the governor signed into law the…
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CBD dispensary suing after $2M worth of hemp, marijuana seized at Charlotte airport

CHARLOTTE — A CBD dispensary in North Carolina is suing a private charter after 3,200 pounds of its product was seized last year from a jet at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. We CBD and its affiliate, We C Manage, claim that Planet Nine Private Air, LLC did not provide the proper paperwork, which is why the $2 million in pot was confiscated at the airport and later destroyed. The federal…
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Green Life Dispensary, in Wagoner, targeted by thieves – Tulsa World

Green Life Dispensary, in Wagoner, targeted by thieves  Tulsa World…
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Madison BOS Reviews Draft, Looks to Convene Marijuana Committee | Zip06.com

Local News Madison BOS Reviews Draft, Looks to Convene marijuana Committee By Jesse Williams/Zip06.com • 07/21/2021 08:54 a.m. EST Email This Story Fill out the form below to email this story to a friend. You’ve successfully shared the link to this article through email. The Board of Selectmen (BOS) is planning on approving a charge for an ad hoc marijuana legalization advisory committee at its next meeting after reviewing a…
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It’s Time To Get Over the Prejudice Against Marijuana! – NORML

At NORML we had been as soon as once more reminded this previous week of the pervasive prejudice towards marijuana, and marijuana people who smoke, that continues to be within the basic American tradition. Sure, a majority of American citizens now oppose marijuana prohibition and choose the legalization and legislation of marijuana. However there stay a large number of hindrances and consequences that proceed to disclaim honest and equivalent remedy…
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Marijuana: How Much Is Too Much? – GreenState

Marijuana: How Much Is Too Much?  GreenState…
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The $8 Billion Question: Which Towns Will Cash In on Marijuana?

On the West Coast, California and the neighboring states of Washington, Oregon, Nevada and Arizona, where marijuana is also legal, are likely to remain the country’s dominant market. In Massachusetts, the city of Easthampton, which opened its first dispensary in December 2018, and is close to at least five colleges, expects to be home to five dispensaries by the end of the year, the mayor, Nicole LaChapelle, said. The extra…
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Travis Scott Launches New Cannabis Line, ’Cactus Farms’

Whilst it’s been scarce at the tune facet of items for Travis Scott in recent times, the rapper has confirmed himself to be the king of brand name partnerships over the last one year. He’s teamed up with the likes of McDonald’s, PlayStation, Fortnite, and extra to ship products and content material that his fanatics rushed to get their arms on. Scott appears to be like to proceed that streak…
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Cannabis may ease lung inflammation from Covid-19, study | Thaiger

Hashish would possibly assist ease and scale back lung irritation for Covid-19 sufferers, in line with a contemporary learn about. Researchers within the learn about declare the non-psychoactive element of hashish, cannabinol, or CBD, has anti inflammatory homes. Extra analysis must be achieved on how CBD and treating critical lung irritation from the coronavirus, in line with researchers from College of Nebraska and the Texas Biomedical Analysis Institute signifies. Their…