This Week In… Feb. 1, Episode 13

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended Feb. 1, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn.

Headlines include:

More ‘extinction events’ for CA cannabis companies: Q&A with consultant Jackie McGowan

California lawmakers propose cannabis tax cuts to curb the state’s black market

CA credit union reveals that it’s been banking cannabis businesses for a year

Weekly Deal Watch: Sizes of cannabis capital raises climb, though frequency lags

Chart: US-affiliated medical cannabis firms led fundraising on Canadian Securities Exchange in 2018

Canada has ‘sufficient supply’ to meet cannabis demand, Ottawa says

Owners of Colorado marijuana retailer Sweet Leaf sentenced to prison in landmark case

Lack of cannabis tracking data in WA sparks confusion, missed business opportunities

Chart: Fast-rising CBD still trying to make inroads with mainstream retailers

Farm Bill thaws – but doesn’t clear – hemp’s advertising landscape

Davos report: Europe could be world’s largest medical marijuana market in 5 years

Audit says Oregon marijuana regulators fail to meet basic standards

Molson Coors CBD-beverage partner Hexo closes CA$57.6 million share offering

Court grants FL lawmakers time to remove medical marijuana smoking ban

Massachusetts hits $24M in adult-use marijuana sales as state issues 100th license

Legal cannabis gifts lead to new business practice in Michigan

Veteran marijuana advocate Steve Fox leaves NCIA to join upstart MJ trade group

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