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A Sadhu or holy man smokes marijuana using a chillum (traditional clay pipe) as a holy offering during the festival at premises of Pasupatinath Temple. (Photo by Bivas Shrestha/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
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News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. March 4, 2022: Here are the cannabis headlines making marijuana news globally and in the Caribbean and Latin America for today, March 4, 2022 in less than 60 seconds:

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow has thrown her support to CANN, Co-Founded by Luke Anderson, a guy she used to babysit when she was 16 and he was 2.

Costa Rica legalized medical marijuana This Week after a two-year debate, becoming the eleventh Latin American nation to take that step.

“Sell High” has premiered live on Zeldavision’s new network, Wowee. The show will be a true hybrid: part dispensary, part variety show, all fun, happening every Thursday. Each episode will feature deep discounts and merchandise giveaways. Sell High is the first-ever show where viewers can buy cannabis while they watch live.

Indian Sadhus or holy men celebrated Maha Shivaratri, one of the biggest Hindu festivals this week, by smoking marijuana using a chillum (traditional clay pipe) as a holy offering during the festival at the premises of Pasupatinath Temple. Maha Shivaratri is celebrated annually in honor of Lord Shiva and in particular, marks the night when Shiva performs the heavenly dance.

According to OpenSecrets, a nonprofit research group that tracks political spending, at least $4.3 million was spent in 2021 by 22 clients who employed 100-plus professional lobbyists to focus primarily on marijuana reform, up from $3.7 million in 2020.

Canada’s Legalization Of Cannabis Has Contributed $43.5 Billion To National GDP.

Colorado-based Lightshade Labs,​which planned to open a medical dispensary in Montclair in partnership with Rohan Marley, is among the black companies which has has its application denied in New Jersey.

The Ganja Growers and Producers Association Jamaica has called for an immediate two-year incentive programme for marijuana cultivators, especially for small, traditional, Rastafarian and indigenous farmers, Who have been excluded from the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA)-regulated industry.

And Some Marijuana Stocks To Consider Buying And Holding Are: Cresco Labs (OTC:CRLBF), Columbia Care (OTC:CCHWF) and Tilray Brands (NASDAQ:TLRY).