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This is The Seed Investor's weekly wrap-up of major news from the cannabis industry as well as our analysis of important trends.
Raising capital is (temporarily) difficult for the legal cannabis industry. But it's no reason for companies or investors to be panicking.
Mitch McConnel met for the a private lunch with U.S. cannabis industry representatives. But who was courting whom here?
Tobacco use in the U.S. is a crisis, killing 480,000 Americans per year. Cannabis may literally represent the best CURE for this crisis.
We already knew that medicinal cannabis could reduce opioid use. Now it appears that cannabis can CURE opioid addiction for many opioid abusers.
The U.S. legal cannabis industry doesn't just need the SAFE banking bill to pass. It needs it to pass NOW.
Even as cannabis is being gradually legalized across the U.S., cannabis arrests are going UP not down. It's not only unjust. It's a massive waste of taxpayer dollars. AND it appears to be racially motivated.
Cannabis is a natural fit as a medicinal aid for terminally ill patients. The palliative care industry is just beginning to embrace the potential of medicinal cannabis.