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CannabisNewsBreaks – Cannabis Strategic Ventures Inc. (NUGS) Strengthening Position Amid Growing Support for Cannabis Legalization

Cannabis Strategic Ventures (OTCQB: NUGS), an emerging leader in the U.S. cannabis marketplace, is one of the companies set to benefit as a growing number of Americans across various age groups and political affiliations support the legalization of cannabis. While cannabis remains an illegal substance federally, a growing number of states have legalized the substance. Cannabis Strategic Ventures, which is…

Cannabis Strategic Ventures Inc. (NUGS) Strengthens Foothold as Mounting Numbers Support Cannabis Legalization

An estimated 91% of U.S. adults (91%) say either that marijuana should be legal for medical and recreational use or that it should be legal for medical use only While cannabis remains an illegal substance federally, a growing number of states have legalized the substance An emerging leader in the U.S. cannabis marketplace, NUGS’ vision is to acquire, scale assets in the…

Tilray Stock: Betting on U.S. Marijuana Legalization

Cannabis stock Tilray had underwhelmed shareholders in 2021. However, the eventual legalization of cannabis in the U.S. will treat TLRY shareholders to a new high. Canada-based Tilray  (TLRY) – Get Tilray, Inc. Report is one of the most talked-about stocks on online forums like Reddit. But the cannabis company’s share price saw both highs and lows in 2021. Volatility in TLRY shares was…

420 with CNW — Pew Survey Finds Variations in Attitudes to Cannabis Legalization Within Parties

Historically, the left has been open to more liberal policies while the right has always espoused conservative beliefs. This has been especially evident in cannabis reform, and except for a recent Republican-led cannabis bill, the GOP and its followers haven’t been big fans of legalizing the adult use of cannabis. A new survey from the Pew Research Center shows that…

420 with CNW — Poll Shows Most Americans Support Cannabis Legalization

Over the past couple of years, public opinion on cannabis has seen a significant shift. After decades of prohibition, anti-cannabis rhetoric and harsh sentencing, plenty of people didn’t look too favorably on the controversial plant. But as more states have launched medical cannabis markets and marijuana’s possible benefits have come to light, public support for cannabis legalization has been on…

420 with CNW — New Study Finds That Cannabis Legalization Decreases Racially Biased Arrests

New research has found that states which maintain cannabis prohibition continue seeing increases in disparities in rates of arrest while those that decriminalize or legalize cannabis experience significant reductions in race-based arrests. The research was published by the American Medical Association in its JAMA journal. The report examined data collected from 43 states in the country in order to establish…

420 with CNW — Study Finds Cannabis Legalization Has No Link to Increased Suicide, Mental Illness

Legalizing cannabis was always going to be a controversial move. After decades of prohibition and anti-marijuana propaganda, drug reform activists had a difficult task at hand, and opponents to drug reform did not make their jobs any easier. While cannabis advocates said that decriminalizing cannabis would reduce incarceration rates for nonviolent drug offenses, create plenty of new jobs and generate…

420 with CNW — California Cannabis Seizures Skyrocket Despite Legalization

The illicit cannabis market has proven to be quite resilient. Although the assumption had been that once states start legalizing the controversial plant, consumers would ditch the black market for legal pot, that’s not how things have turned out. Years after recreational cannabis was first legalized, the black market still vastly outsells America’s state-legal marijuana industry. In California, for instance,…