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A certified pharmacist and leading medical marijuana advocate sees consumer demand expanding at his suburban Chicago dispensary.

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With around four months to go ahead of the November elections, observers of America’s marijuana legalization movement are closely watching the legal and political maneuvering underway on both the state and national level.

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A group of U.S. lawmakers is calling on the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) of remove federal barriers on medical marijuana research and to ease new medical research on cannabis and its derivatives.

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A Florida-based firm is opening three new offices in cities where cannabis is an emerging industry, and it has plans to open more.

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The Denver-based Sensi Media Group is launching pro-cannabis publications that focus on local issues, trends and lifestyles, with the goal of shifting the national focus away from marijuana’s outlaw past.

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How a former cosmetics industry executive is looking to break new ground with a new line of hemp-derived products.

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The expo comes as hemp advocates say the current Industrial Hemp Farming Act could be the most important jobs bill that Congress sees this session.

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A recent law seminar on industrial hemp underscores the industry’s challenges and opportunities.

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How good communications from your cannabis business can help advance the national dialogue on marijuana legalization.

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A new company, founded by a group of microbiologists, underscores some of the new ideas and products coming out of the legal cannabis sector.

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As the legal pot industry grows, so do concerns over the security of cannabis products, as well as on-site cash, company employees and customers.

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Scalia’s passing could bring a halt to the Supreme Court’s consideration of any major cannabis-related rulings, at least for now.

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As the legal marijuana movement grows so does the need for compliance professionals, who can assist those businesses in staying out of regulatory trouble.

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Experts say legal cannabis companies have to keep meticulous records if they don’t want to run afoul of federal, state and community tax officials.

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Businesses linked to the legal marijuana industry are seeing strong consumer interest during the year-end holiday shopping season.