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on May 1, 2020 in Cannabis News United States

U.S. cannabis companies say legalization would be an economic saviour. Have they learned nothing from Canada?

Submitted by Marijuana News As COVID-19 brings economic growth to a standstill, some in the U.S. believe there’s a way out. “When we all start to be able to lift our heads from this COVID experience, we are going to be faced with a scenario where a lot of jobs have gone away,” Charlie Bachtell, CEO of U.S.-based cannabis company Cresco Labs, tells CNBC. “How are we going to bring that back? I think cannabis has to be part of that discussion,” he says. Cannabis is a revenue generator — and therefore, a tax generator, adds Boris Jordan, executive...

Submitted by Marijuana News As COVID-19 brings economic growth to a standstill, some in the U.S. believe there’s a way out. “When we all start to be able to lift our heads from this COVID experience, we are going...

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