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August 13, 2021

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Analysis: Legal Cannabis Sales Projected to Reach $43 Billion By 2025

New Frontier Data’s estimates for legal and illicit U.S. retail cannabis sales include a 62%-38% split for adult-use and medical markets. 


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Medical Marijuana? Cancer Patients Use Less Cannabis Than General Public

Using 2013-’18 data from 19,055 subjects, U.S. cancer patients reported notably less cannabis use than did those never having had cancer. 

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Cannabis CEOs signal confidence on marijuana banking law passing

Curaleaf’s executive chair believes that enough Republican support exists for the SAFE Banking Act to pass the Senate as early as Q1-2022. 



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Cannabis Measure Does Not Allow Possession in California Prisons

Similar to banning alcohol, the court’s majority found that passage of Prop. 64 did not legalize cannabis possession in California prisons. 

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Study Shows Cannabis Consumers Are Successful, Motivated, Health-Conscious: Snoop Dogg Weighs In
Stereotypes aside, survey data from 5,000 North American adult cannabis consumers find them as successful, motivated, and health-conscious.  



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