Gaming Board Advises Casino License Holders Not To Participate In Medical Marijuana Business

M Resort spokeswoman Leslie Peterson said Marnell wasn’t commenting on the Control Boards notice. Two of the owners of slot machine route operator JETT Gaming have invested in the medical marijuana business. Troy Herbst owns a 10 percent stake in The Clinic Nevada LLC, which applied for a cultivation license and a dispensary... more →
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Vancouver Greenrush Financial Conference Attended by Industrial And Medical Marijuana Industry

Barr could well be right in his assumptions, being a fixture on the mining scene for 29 years. As CEO, Chairman and Director of Pacific North West Capital Corp, he is also Chairman and CEO of El Nino Ventures, President of Next Gen Minerals (CSE:N) (OTC Pink: NXTTF) and Chairman of Southern Sun Minerals. Pacific North West Capital... more →
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Investors’ Hope for Marijuana Business Too High In Spite Of Risks

As for where exactly to invest, the panelists urged caution. “Do your research, find out who crosses their t’s and dots their i’s,” Denkin said. Still, Ellins likened investing in shares of public marijuana companies now to tech stocks. Many tech start-ups go belly up, but anyone who invested early on in companies... more →
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Medical Marijuana Stock Speculation In U.S. Prompts Words of Caution From B.C. Regulators

Big profits are being made by share speculators in the emerging marijuana industry, prompting a warning from B.C. regulators to beware the green rush. Investors need to know that a lot of these startups fail, said Richard Gilhooley of the B.C. Securities Commission. Gilhooley was reacting to the storm of interest surrounding publicly... more →
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Medical Marijuana Fights Of Florida Goes Into High Gear

While offering no solid facts, FSA President Grady Judd claims that Florida teens will suddenly have easier access to the plant. This position comes in conflict with logic, which would show that regulating a substance in a legal construct would make it more difficult to obtain. When cannabis is only available on the black market,... more →
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Hurdles of Medical Marijuana Business As Measured By Experts

You need money, you need a great team, and you need a great location, said attorney and medical marijuana advocate Bruce Gale. Let me rephrase that. You need a location. Every day for the past year, Gale has dedicated at least a little bit of time to studying Nevada’s medical marijuana regulation. He expects the first medical... more →
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Cannabis Capital Summit Will Talk About Marijuana Investing

Serious investors are beginning to express intense interest in the industry. But there’s a lot of confusion and questions from both investors and entrepreneurs. Our goal is to help change that. The conference will include four panel discussions, pitches from investable marijuana-related companies and an expo featuring the latest... more →
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Casino Industry Grapples With Medical Marijuana Issues

The problem? In the eyes of federal prosecutors, marijuana is still viewed as an illegal narcotic. Investment in a business that sells a product in Nevada which could land someone prison time in another state doesn’t interact well with state gaming regulations. For now, the Control Board is advising license holders to stay... more →
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Next Gen Metals Invests With Green Rush Financial Conferences

Several junior public companies listed on the TSX Venture and Canadian Securities Exchange have been rushing into the medical marijuana industry after new regulations in Canada allowed licensed producers to grow the controversial drug on a commercial scale, but many of these businesses require assistance in starting up. In late March,... more →
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