As Americans become educated about cannabis, the calls for "cannabis justice" are getting louder. This is GOOD for both the U.S. cannabis industry and cannabis investors.
Raising capital is (temporarily) difficult for the legal cannabis industry. But it's no reason for companies or investors to be panicking.
This is The Seed Investor's weekly wrap-up of important news from the cannabis industry and our own analysis of major trends.
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.
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.
This is The Seed Investor's weekly wrap-up of major news from the U.S. and Canadian cannabis industry, along with our analysis of important industry trends.
Canada's legal cannabis industry is on track to more than triple is size in the first year of full legalization. Next year promises to be even better.