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Cannabis Companies Donate Masks, Gloves, And Hand Sanitizer To Health Care Workers During Coronavirus Pandemic
by Lindsey Bartlett on 03/26/2020 at 7:12 pm
From engineering hand sanitizer for hospital workers to donating gloves, gowns, and masks – here’s […]
Cannabis And Coronavirus: Guide to Staying In And Social Distancing
by Hannah Meadows on 03/26/2020 at 4:35 pm
How can you avoid transmitting the virus, and what should you do if you become so bored that […]
Could The Coronavirus Outbreak Delay Marijuana Legalization?
by Jeff Smith on 03/26/2020 at 12:00 pm
Coronavirus COVID-19 already has caused a number of state legislatures to temporarily shut down, […]
Some cannabis businesses add employees, others mull layoffs in response to coronavirus crisis
by Margaret Jackson on 03/30/2020 at 10:45 am
Marijuana businesses navigating staffing issues during the COVID-19 outbreak are taking different tacks as they strive to keep employees and customers healthy and safe – while keeping close […]
States that have allowed marijuana businesses to remain open during coronavirus pandemic stay-at-home orders
by John Schroyer on 03/27/2020 at 11:30 pm
Most state governments around the nation have deemed medical marijuana companies “essential” during the coronavirus pandemic, meaning the vast majority can keep doing business after residents were […]
MJBizDaily podcast: Recreational marijuana sales fall after rising on COVID-19 fears and more
by John Rebchook on 03/27/2020 at 8:36 pm
Adult-use cannabis sales plunged this week after briefly hitting new heights attributed to coronavirus concerns. Some of the other top headlines addressed in this week’s MJBizDaily podcast […]
Missouri Marijuana Legalization Campaign In Jeopardy Due To Coronavirus
by Kyle Jaeger on 03/28/2020 at 10:05 pm
Coronavirus has dealt another blow to the marijuana reform movement. This time, activists in Missouri announced on Saturday that their effort to put a cannabis legalization measure on the ballot has “no practical way” of succeeding amid the pandemic. In recent weeks, the outbreak of COVID-19 has resulted in business closures and increased calls for The post Missouri Marijuana Legalization Campaign In Jeopardy Due To Coronavirus appeared first on Marijuana Moment.
Oregon Drug Decriminalization And Treatment Campaign Impacted By Coronavirus
by Kyle Jaeger on 03/26/2020 at 7:36 pm
Another drug policy reform campaign has suspended signature gathering amid the coronavirus. This time, Oregon activists hoping to put a drug decriminalization and substance misuse treatment initiative on the state’s November ballot announced that they have ended in-person signature collections for the time being. But the campaign stressed there are other means for supportive voters The post Oregon Drug Decriminalization And Treatment Campaign Impacted By Coronavirus appeared first on Marijuana Moment.
COVID-19 Vaccine Updates: J&J Identifies Lead Candidate, IMV Eyes Clinical Testing In Summer, Altimmune Partners With University Of Alabama
by Shanthi Rexaline on 03/30/2020 at 1:59 pm
Carly Fiorina Blasts Corporate Bailout Funding In $2T Coronavirus Relief Bill
by Jayson Derrick on 03/30/2020 at 12:49 pm
Colorado dispensaries say coronavirus pandemic is making case for marijuana delivery
by The Cannabist Network on 03/28/2020 at 2:54 am
As the coronavirus pandemic disrupts daily life and commerce in Colorado, many in the state’s marijuana industry believe it makes the case for allowing dispensaries to begin delivering to […]
Can marijuana dispensaries stay open during Colorado’s coronavirus crisis? It depends.
by The Cannabist Network on 03/23/2020 at 11:42 pm
In-person sales are limited to medical patients only; recreational customers must order in advance for curbside pickup. The post Can marijuana dispensaries stay open during Colorado’s coronavirus […]
Cannabis dispensaries are ‘essential’ businesses in San Jose during coronavirus lockdown, city says
by The Cannabist Network on 03/17/2020 at 8:00 pm
After Monday’s sweeping county ruling, licensed cannabis businesses can stay open in San Jose if they abide by social distancing. The post Cannabis dispensaries are ‘essential’ businesses in San Jose […]
Johnson & Johnson says human testing of its coronavirus vaccine to begin by September
on 03/30/2020 at 2:27 pm
Johnson & Johnson said human testing of its experimental vaccine for the coronavirus will begin by September and it could be available for emergency use authorization in early 2021.
February pending home sales jump over 9% annually, ahead of major coronavirus impact
on 03/30/2020 at 2:22 pm
Homebuyer demand was strengthening markedly just before COVID-19 began its spread across the U.S. Pending home sales, which measure signed contracts on existing homes, rose 2.4% in February compared with January. Sales were up a steep 9.4% annually, according to the National Association of Realtors. That is the highest pace in exactly three years.
Private-jet companies could get billions in aid from coronavirus bailout
on 03/30/2020 at 2:22 pm
The $2 trillion coronavirus relief package has several forms of aid for private-jet companies, including tax breaks, loans and loan guarantees.