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Brands roll with stoner ‘holiday’ as pot legalization grows

Potheads have for decades celebrated their love of marijuana on April 20, but the once counter-culture celebration that was all about getting stoned now is so mainstream Corporate America is starting to embrace it. Businesses inside and outside the multibillion-dollar cannabis industry are using April 20, or 420, to roll out marketing and social media… Read More »

Weeding out foreigners: strains over Thailand's legalization of marijuana

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand is set to become the first Asian country to legalize medical marijuana, but a battle is brewing between local and foreign firms over control of a potentially lucrative market. A Thai activist with a marijuana tattoo on his face gathers with others during a campaign for the legalisation of medical marijuana… Read More »