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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Local cannabis shops cheer on NC medical marijuana bill, but share one big concern – Charlotte Observer

Local cannabis shops cheer on NC medical marijuana bill, but share one big concern  Charlotte Observer State commission awards six licenses to grow marijuana, manufacture cannabis oil  Moultrie Observer Georgia board picks 6 companies to sell medical marijuana  WJCL News Medical marijuana licenses approved for six companies in Georgia  Atlanta Journal Constitution Georgia takes another step toward in-state medical marijuana sales  CBS46 News Atlanta View Full Coverage on Google News…
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Local petition seeks to bring back medical marijuana dispensary in La Grande – La Grande Observer

Local petition seeks to bring back medical marijuana dispensary in La Grande  La Grande Observer…
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Dispensary Recommendations: 5 products that bring the heat in July — Greenway Magazine

Each month Greenway asks a handful of the best dispensary representatives from around the state to give a recommendation for their favorite, or the most popular, product at their dispensary. If you’d like to nominate your favorite budtender or dispensary, drop us a line at [email protected] GMO Live Resin Badder – Proper At Jane dispensary we have a variety of products for all types of cannabis consumers, and I love…
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As NC debates medical marijuana, people are getting high on hemp—it’s legal (sort of) | WRAL TechWire

CHAPEL HILL – As North Carolina’s General Assembly debates the legalization of medical marijuana, hemp farmers and retailers have already found a legal alternative: Delta-8 THC. Otherwise known as “Weed’s Little Brother,” Delta-8 THC, or D-8, is the hottest cannabinoid on the market right now, especially in states like North Carolina, where marijuana remains illegal. “We started selling our first Delta-8 brand in November, and it blew up,” said Tanya…
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Cannabis Dispensary Etiquette: A Beginner’s Guide – GreenState

Cannabis Dispensary Etiquette: A Beginner’s Guide  GreenState…
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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…