Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana.

A U.S. alcohol maker’s $191 million investment in Canadian cannabis could raise difficult questions for the banks that have lent big sums of money to the company.

LeafLink, an online inventory and ordering platform for marijuana businesses, has raised $10 million in Series A funding.

A Michigan group has submitted more than 360,000 voter signatures in a bid to put legalization of recreational marijuana to a statewide vote in 2018.

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