How do Michiganders handle the stress of a viral outbreak? Weed. Lots and lots of weed.
Last week, Michigan sales of recreational and medical marijuana soared to $5.8 million — $1 million more than the previous week. It was the best period of pot sales the state has seen since adult-use transactions began in December.
Policy certainly helped. After Michigan reported its first few COVID-19 cases, state regulators authorized pot shops to serve curbside and began to accelerate approvals for home delivery services.
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