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Snoop Dogg performed in Nebraska and with Anitta onstage at the Coachella Stage during the 2022 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival on April 15, 2022 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2022: Here are the cannabis headlines making marijuana news globally and in the Caribbean and Latin America for today, April 21, 2022 in less than 60 seconds:

Snoop Dogg delivered an hour’s worth of classic hits mixed with new material at a 4/20 concert this week in Nebraska. Snoop closed his set by talking to the 4/20 crowd, saying: “We’re going to legalize the s*** in this state, too. What we’re going to do is sing the national anthem.”

A bipartisan duo of Colorado and Ohio attorneys general recently sent a letter to U.S. Senate leadership, imploring the passage of a bipartisan bill to protect banks that work with state-legal marijuana businesses. The Senate has faced significant pressure to approve the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act, which has cleared the House in some form in six times at this point.

A new study from the Kansas State University suggests feeding cattle industrial hemp – a horticultural cousin of marijuana – reduces their stress levels and makes them lie down more. Researchers at Kansas State University said hemp could be a natural way to decrease stress-related respiratory infections and other ailments when cattle are being transported or weaned off their mothers.

Switzerland is leading the pack on implementing a federal recreational cannabis trial. Recreational users will be allowed to purchase high THC cannabis at pharmacies.

Global Cannabis Capital, a fund that invests in Latin American cannabis companies, is planning to raise funds to expand with the sale of security tokens to private investors. The campaign to help future investment in the industry is gathering momentum with crypto tokens.

New York City’s Mayor Says He Will Seek Federal ‘Waiver’ For Marijuana Greenhouses On Public Housing Rooftops.

Thousands of happy stoners flocked to pot shops in​New Jersey On April 21st — forming lines that snaked around the block at some locations — on the​state’s first day of legal marijuana sales.

Police in Guyana have destroyed $45M worth of ganja during a drug eradication exercise.

Three stocks to watch this week are Canopy Growth Corporation, CGC; Sproutly Canada Inc, SRUTF, and Curaleaf Holdings, Inc., CURLF.