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Welcome to the Week in Weed. Here’s what you need to know:
Cynthia Nixon Raffles off a Bong
On Sunday, New New York gubernatorial candidate, Cynthia Nixon announced that her campaign will be raffling off a bong signed by Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer from the comedy series Broad City. In a tweet Nixon said, “This may not be a serious contest, but legalizing weed is no joke.
7/10 Was National Dab Day
We’ve all heard of 420, but how about 710? July 100 was officially National Dab Day, in which people across the globe celebrated all types of cannabis oils. Wondering why it’s 710? Try writing the numbers out and then reading them upside down!
New York Lawmakers Nudge Banks
Finally, top officials in New York state have unified to urge banks to support the cannabis industry. The New York Department of Financial Services went so far as to issue a new guidance document aimed at encouraging relationships between banks and cannabusinesses
Related: States Ask Congress to Allow Cannabis Access to Banks
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If you missed last week’s episode, check it out here: This Week in Weed: Pot in IPA, Green Saturday and Canna Tampons.