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Marijuana Business

Massachusetts Approves First Slate Of Final Recreational Marijuana Licenses

The Cannabis Control Commission (Commission) voted Thursday to approve final licenses for four Marijuana Establishments in Massachusetts as part of its mission to safely, equitably, and effectively implement the adult-use cannabis industry. Cultivate Holdings, LLC received Commission approval to conduct cultivation, product manufacturing, and retail operations in Leicester. New England […]

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Marijuana Business

Portland: NuLeaf Launches Investment And Entrepreneurial Upskilling For Cannabis Businesses Owned By People Of Color

Cannabis business veteran and community advocate, Jeannette Ward Horton, has joined notable industry equity experts and the City of Portland to launch a historic program focused on business access for communities targeted by cannabis prohibition enforcement. The NuLeaf Project, Prosper Portland’s partner in its Cannabis Business Development Program, was awarded […]

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Marijuana Business

City Of Portland Lowers Cannabis Fees, Creates Social Equity Program

This morning, Portland City Council voted to approve changes to Portland’s cannabis regulations. Effective immediately, fees will be reduced for all cannabis businesses in Portland. The proposal contains additional reduction in fees for small businesses and businesses whose owners or staff were impacted by cannabis prohibition. It also offers deferred license […]