Posted Date: 07/08/2017

SALEM, OR — Oregon’s state licensed cannabis industry has created over 12,500 new jobs and is generating over $300 million in annual wages, according to a preliminary economic report provided to the legislature’s House Committee on Economic Development and Trade. The report, authored by Whitney Economics, identified over 900 cannabis-related businesses (as of February 21, 2007), with another 1,225 businesses […]


Posted Date: 07/07/2017

CONCORD, NH — New Hampshire’s Republican Gov. Chris Sununu has signed legislation, House Bill 160, to expand the pool of patients eligible to engage in cannabis therapy. The new law, which takes effect August 27, 2017, permits physicians to recommend medical marijuana to patients with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and/or moderate to severe post-traumatic stress. The Governor had previously signed legislation […]


Posted Date: 07/07/2017

DOVER, DE — Lawmakers have approved a concurrent resolution establishing a 23-member task force to study issues specific to the regulation of marijuana and to make recommendations to the legislature. The Adult Use Cannabis Task Force will begin meeting in September and will issue a report to the General Assembly by January 31, 2018. Legislation to regulate the adult use […]


Posted Date: 07/07/2017

NEW YORK, NY — Police are less likely to initiate searches for drugs or weapons during a traffic stop following the enactment of adult use marijuana laws, according to an analysis conducted by The Marshall Project and the Center for Investigative Reporting. Researchers analyzed the frequency of traffic stop-related searches conducted by Colorado and Washington state patrols before […]


Posted Date: 07/07/2017

BOULDER, CO — Alcohol consumption is associated with negative changes in gray matter volume and in white matter integrity, while cannabis use is not, according to data published online ahead of print in the journal Addiction. Investigators from the University of Colorado, Boulder and the Oregon Health & Science University evaluated neuroimaging data among adults (ages 18 to 55) […]


Posted Date: 07/07/2017
This week signaled the close of Sangoma's purchase of VoIP Supply LLC.

Posted Date: 07/07/2017

Representatives of Florida for Care filed litigation Thursday challenging a statewide ban on medical cannabis smoking. The suit was expected after lawmakers approved legislation (SB 8A) in June amending Amendment 2 — a voter initiated constitutional amendment permitting the use and distribution of medical cannabis. Seventy-one percent of voters approved the amendment in November. Senate […]


Posted Date: 07/07/2017

SALEM, OR — In Oregon, if you’re an adult 21 years of age or older, you can legally purchase marijuana and alcohol. Soon, however, you may need to be 21 in order to buy cigarettes and other products containing tobacco or nicotine. In a move aimed at preventing younger adults from taking up smoking in […]


Posted Date: 07/07/2017
VoIP is quickly earning the status of preferred communication method, with VoIP services servings as attractive options for businesses. Innovation is driving demand, with development of network infrastructure empowering a more mobile, digital workforce. And, a recent report from Zion Market Research delved into all things business VoIP services.

Posted Date: 07/07/2017

It’s been less than four years since the first legal recreational sales in the United States took place in Colorado, but since then, the US marijuana industry has been creating jobs at rapid pace, and there are now more people employed in the pot industry than there are working in a number of common professions. […]