Your dose of cannabis news for the week of August 26th, 2019

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ICYMI: The winners of Ontario’s 42 new cannabis store authorizations were announced last week – and the results have people questioning the province’s lottery system’s legitimacy.

Despite having the highest sales of any retailer in Newfoundland, legal pot shop THC Distribution may close – “eight per cent commission on cannabis sales isn’t holding up.”

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Edibles may not be legal in Canada yet, but BC company Zen Zingers found a way around waiting with their DIY edibles kit.

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New data from Statcan shows Alberta is the top legal cannabis market in Canada, with over $123.6 million in sales since pot became legal.

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Texas may have accidentally decriminalized marijuana. And it’s not the first state to pass pro-hemp laws that inadvertently kneecapped anti-marijuana enforcement. 

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