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Inside a Nerve-Rattling Trip to Pay Cannabis Taxes in Los Angeles

California expects to collect $1 billion a year in new cannabis tax revenue. But governments will likely miss out on money without an easy, secure way to pay.

Hemp Producer Ecofibre Ditches Australia’s Medical Cannabis Rules for the US

Citing onerous security requirements in Australia, the prominent hemp grower Ecofibre announced it will move its medical cannabis operations to the US.

You Won’t Believe Australia’s Security Rules for Medical Cannabis

Guidelines released by the Australian government this week mandate unmarked vans, protected vaults, and pocketless clothes for employees.

Was That Seattle Cannabis Shop Robbery an Inside Job?

The owner of a Seattle cannabis shop targeted in a robbery and hostage situation now says the crime was perpetrated by one of the company’s own employees.

How a Cannabis Store Manager Foiled Armed Robbers in Seattle

An alert store manager, watching his employees close shop via a live video feed, sent two armed robbers straight into the arms of the Seattle police Sunday night.

‘Security Cows’ Will Guard This Hawaiian Cannabis Farm

Farmer Richard Ha is going beyond the security measures mandated by the state. He’s hired cows. Security cows.

Security Fears Are Holding Back Uruguay’s Cannabis Rollout

Most pharmacists haven't signed on to the country's pioneering cannabis program, citing security concerns and complaining of paperwork, cost increases or opposition from customers.

Congressman ‘Appalled’ at House GOP for Rejecting Cannabis Banking Measure

“How many more armed robberies must we witness and security guards lives lost before we take action?” asked Colorado Democrat Rep. Ed Perlmutter.

Washington State Leaker Says Canna-Data Breach ‘Not What I Was Going For’

Who is 420Leaks founder John Novak, how did he end up with a trove of sensitive data, and what’s he planning to do with it?