Monthly Archives: June 2022

Beau Wrigley at Center of Litigation over Failed Chicago Cannabis Deal

Editors Note: This was republished with permission from Crain Chicago and written by John Pletz. The owner of Windy City Cannabis shops wants Beau Wrigley to pay $80 million in damages for a sale that never closed. William “Beau” Wrigley Jr., who is already facing lawsuits over dreams of a marijuana company’s initial public offering that went […]

Tokes to-go: Best portable vapes for flower and extracts

Leafly editors and contributors choose products based on personal experience, consumer feedback, and overall quality. At times, we take samples to inform our reporting, but receive no commission from any resulting sales. Choosing the best vaporizer can at times feel like wading through an ocean. There are multiple varieties, prices, and capabilities, but unless you […]

OpenSea, an NFT marketplace, revealed email data breach that may have affected 1.8M users – TechCrunch

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California Bill to Require Cannabis Warnings About Mental Disorder Risks Advances

Should cannabis products in California come with warnings about rare, adverse reactions for people living with schizophrenia and other mental illnesses, or does it fuel false or exaggerated beliefs about cannabis? Senate Bill 1097, the Cannabis Right to Know Act, was introduced February 16 by Sen. Richard Pan, and is sponsored by the Public Health […]

NFT Tech Acquires Sherwa to Further Expand into P2E Gaming

Article content VANCOUVER, British Columbia — NFT Technologies Inc. (NEO: NFT | Frankfurt: 8LO) (the “Company” or “NFT Tech”), a leading technology company working to mainstream decentralized ownership, NFTs and the metaverse for public markets, announced today its proposed acquisition (the “Transaction”) of Sherwa Online Services (“Sherwa”), a private company responsible for the development of […]

U.S. Pardon Attorney Says It’s Up To Biden To Order Clemency In Non-Violent Cannabis Cases

Elizabeth Oyer, attorney of the Department of Justice (DOJ) pardon office, said it is up to President Joe Biden to initiate a clemency process for individuals with federal non-violent cannabis convictions, reported Marijuana Moment. At an event hosted by the Justice Roundtable, a coalition of criminal justice reform organizations, Oyer said that the DOJ’s pardon office analyzes petitions for relief on an individual basis […]

Cannabis Ads Might Soon Be On TV And Radio — Here’s Why

By Nina Zdinjak The House Appropriations Committee recently passed a bill with a provision that would block the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from penalizing broadcasters for advertising cannabis products in states with legal marijuana markets, reported Media Post. At the moment, most TV and radio stations in states where cannabis is legal do not accept ads from marijuana […]