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๐Ÿ—ณ๏ธ Arkansas Recreational Cannabis on for November ballot

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Kiva Confections, Co-Founder, Kristi Palmer

๐ŸฅŠ Mike Tyson and Ric Flair go viral with blunt rotation at Benzinga Conference

๐Ÿ—ณ๏ธ Biden Doesnโ€™t Plan Any Cannabis Policy Moves Ahead Of Midterms

Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference

๐Ÿ’จ Cannabis use outpacing cigarette use for the first time

๐Ÿช SNDL acquires The Valens Company

โ˜ ๏ธ Ascend Wellness Calls Off MedMen NY Acquisition

๐ŸŽ New York to Begin Accepting License Applications on August 25th

๐Ÿ“ƒ Republican Support for โ€˜SAFE Banking Plusโ€™

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ MXXN, CEO, Darnell Smith

๐ŸŒฟ Wholesale Flower Prices Plummets in MI While Supply Concerns in NJ

๐Ÿ’ญ What's going on with alleaves?

๐Ÿ“ฐ Cannabis Administration and Opportunity (CAO) Act Introduced in the Senate

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: Jetty Extracts, CEO, Ron Gershoni

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŒพCalifornia Eliminates Cannabis Cultivation Tax

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: Bespoke Financial (George Mancheril, Judson Hill) x Blaze (Chris Violas)

๐Ÿ“‰Cannabis Companies have raised $294M in 1H 2022, less than 1/3 the total raised in 1H 2021

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: TILT, CEO, Gary Santo

โšพ MLB Allow Teams to Sell CBD Sponsorships

๐Ÿ“‰ Springbig (SBIG) Completes Business Combination with Tuatara SPAC

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: Ascend Wellness Holdings (AWH), CEO, Abner Kurtin

๐Ÿ’ณ Shryne Group (Stiiizy) receives Senior Secured Term Loan that could go up to $170M

๐Ÿ“ฐ MSOs to hire Boies Schiller Flexner to sue Federal Government

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: Alpine IQ โ€“ CEO, Nick Paschal and CRO, West Paschal

๐Ÿ’ผ JWAM Seeks Order to Require RIV Capital to purchase firm's Common Shares at Fair Value as of March 29, 2022, the day prior to the announcement of the Etain Acquisition.

๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐ŸŒพ California Governor Proposes Eliminating Cannabis Cultivation Tax

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: WM Technology โ€“ CEO, Chris Beals

๐Ÿ’ผ AWH Settles Lawsuit with MedMen by increasing transaction consideration by $15M

๐Ÿ““ Q&A with MJ Unpacked (George & Kim Jage)

๐Ÿ’ณ Debt continues to dominate financings (93% of capital raised past 3 Quarters)

โ›ฑ๏ธ Recap: Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference

๐Ÿ’จ$154M in sales for 4/20. NJ kicked off recreational sales on 4/21. Biden grants clemency to 78 people.

๐Ÿ™๏ธ NY issues 52 Cannabis Cultivation Licenses

โ›ด๏ธ Incumbent New Jersey Medical Cannabis Operators Receive Approval to Launch Adult-Use

๐ŸŽ New Mexico Cannabis Sees $3.5M in Sales after First Weekend of Adult Use

๐Ÿ™๏ธ RIV Capital acquires Etain (NY) for $247M

๐Ÿค Cresco Labs acquires Columbia Care for $2.0B (~35% of pro forma company)

๐ŸŽNew Mexico recreational sales launches April 1st, potential supply issue within a few months

๐Ÿ—ฝ New York Releases Proposed Regulations for Conditional Adult-Use Retail Dispensary

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: AeroPay CEO, Daniel Muller

๐Ÿ’ณ Tilray acquires $211M of HEXO Senior Secured Convertible Note, Creating Strategic Alliance

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: Pilgrim Soul โ€“ CEO, Shawn Gold

๐ŸŠ MedMen Sells Florida Assets for $83M Cash to Bluma Wellness Founder

๐Ÿ’ฒ Cann $27M Series A / Cansativa $15M Series B

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: Seed & Smith โ€“ CEO, Brooks Lustig

๐Ÿˆ Cannabis/Super Bowl Roundup

๐Ÿ’ฐ Northern Lights SPAC x Safe Harbor Financial ($327M Market Cap)

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: Pelorus โ€“ President, Rob Sechrist

๐Ÿ“ˆ Leafly and Merida Merger Corp. I close Business Combination (LFLY)

๐Ÿค Verano acquires Goodness Growth for $413M in Stock (10.1% of pro forma company)

๐Ÿ’ฐ Trulieve adds $75M to 8% Senior Secured Notes ($425M Aggregate)

๐Ÿ’ณ Silver Spike Investment Corp. raising $125M in IPO for Cannabis Debt

๐Ÿ›๏ธ California Cannabis Operators Call for Change to Tax System (Cultivation & Excise Taxes)

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcast: Green Flower, CEO, Max Simon

๐Ÿ”ฎ U.S. Cannabis Market Forecast up to $45B in 2025, Headset

โš”๏ธ MedMen Terminates Investment Agreement with AWH for MedMen NY