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Cannabis News by the Numbers: January 2015 Edition

With the momentum toward cannabis legalization growing so rapidly, there are a lot of facts and figures to report each month. In this new series, Cannabis News by the Numbers, we'll bring you the most hard-hitting, impressive numbers offered by the cannabis industry in that time frame. We'll cover everything from economics, legislation, medical reports, survey statistics, and more. Each installment will feature a word cloud displaying the figures at a glance, but we'll always be sure to deep-dive in the article, more fully explaining what each figure means and citing its source. We hope you enjoy!

For our first installment, we present the biggest numbers that surfaced between January 12th and January 20th. Look for our next installment coming in February!

The Numbers Explained