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You Can Now ‘Snort’ Weed Using This Cannabis Nasal Spray

By Aroma Dispensary | Dec 7, 2017

When listing off drugs you can snort up your nose, marijuana usually doesn’t make the list. But with cannabinoid-spiked nasal sprays, that’s now possible, though it might not be any different than smoking. Homemade cannabis nasal sprays have existed on the fringes of the medical weed market for years now, but a Colorado company recently…

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Canada legalizing recreational marijuana in 2018.

Canada could make billions from recreational marijuana

By Aroma Dispensary | Dec 4, 2017

Canada faces one last hurdle to becoming the first G7 nation to legalize recreational marijuana. Canada’s Cannabis Act was introduced in the Canadian Senate Tuesday, its last legislative stop. The bill enjoys wide public support and the backing of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. “I think it is broadly recognized that criminalizing cannabis has been a…

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Denver Based Company Launches Cannabis Ads At California Airport

By Aroma Dispensary | Nov 3, 2017

Organa Brands, a Denver-based company, premiered an ad campaign this week on branded trays at security checkpoints in Ontario California International Airport, a major airport in Southern California. The campaign by Organa Brands, one of the largest cannabis companies, alerts travelers about California’s recreational marijuana law with fine print not to take pot across state…

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Los Angeles County Issues First Cannabis License To Latina Woman

By Aroma Dispensary | Oct 12, 2017

Yvonne DeLaRosa Green was awarded the first cannabis business license for Los Angeles County for her dispensary 99 High Tide Collective in Malibu. The city and county of Los Angeles are expected to become the capital of cannabis once the state of California’s regulated adult-use market is up and running. While Denver, Colorado may have…

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Marijuana degree combines science and business at Northern Michigan University

By Aroma Dispensary | Oct 9, 2017

Alex Roth has gotten into the habit of pulling out his cell phone and showing skeptical friends a screen shot of the classes he’ll have to take to get his bachelor of science degree from Northern Michigan University. “When they hear what my major is, there are a lot of people who say, ‘Wow, cool…

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Colorado bans pot gummy bears, other edibles appealing to kids

By Aroma Dispensary | Oct 3, 2017

A ban on gummy bears and other edible marijuana products shaped like animals, people and fruit takes effect this month in Colorado — a change aimed at decreasing the likelihood small children will mistake them for a favorite treat. The switch is less dramatic for Colorado’s cannabis companies than adapting to last fall’s rollout of…

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California recreational weed education.

California is trying to educate people about marijuana before recreational sales start.

By Aroma Dispensary | Sep 27, 2017

Months before California allows the sale of marijuana for recreational use, the state has launched an education campaign about the drug, including highlighting the potential harms of cannabis for minors and pregnant women. The state is scheduled to issue licenses starting Jan. 2 for growing and selling marijuana for recreational use, expanding a program that…

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Marijuana diversity.

Marijuana industry looks to get more women, minorities in the pot business

By Aroma Dispensary | Sep 22, 2017

Compared with a year ago, times may seem tough for those banking on the legalization of marijuana. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has raised “serious questions” about legalization, appears less friendly to the cannabis industry than his predecessor. Even after the District of Columbia permitted recreational use of the drug in 2015, arrests in the…

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California Officially Calls On Feds To Reclassify Marijuana

By Aroma Dispensary | Sep 18, 2017

Last November, California voters approved a ballot measure to legalize marijuana. Now, the state’s lawmakers are formally calling on the federal government to reclassify cannabis. “The Legislature urges the Congress of the United States to pass a law to reschedule marijuana or cannabis and its derivatives from a Schedule I drug to an alternative schedule,…

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