Recreational Marijuana Sells More Than Medical Marijuana in Colorado

The state sold $29.7 million worth of recreational marijuana in July, the most recent data available. That was slightly higher than the $28.9 million worth of medical marijuana sold in the same month, records from the state Department of Revenue said. The change came despite Colorado having more than double the number of medical... more →
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Getting Rich in the Medical Marijuana Business (Or Die Trying)

Bob Calkin, 50, a cannabis hustler,  paces in front of a small stage, holding a microphone inside a conference room at a Sheraton Hotel in Miami. This Los Angeles-native with ’80s rock-band hair flies all over the US, charging people $299 a head to learn how to make a fortune dealing po — sorry, “dispensing medicine.”... more →
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7 Marijuana Stocks That Investors Need To Keep An Eye On (And Invest)

Now, that the legality of marijuana is very much possible and within reach, a lot of different investors from all over the country are trying to look for some efficient ways to ride the bandwagon, meaning, to invest. As of today, there are some big-time companies that are considering investing in legal marijuana but are yet to turn... more →
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How Venture Capitalists Can Save the World and Get Rich Doing So

My name is David Malmo-Levine. I’ve been getting high and then thinking of ways to save the world since I was 14 years old. I’m 43 years old now, and I think I’ve just about got the idea down. Before I tell you the plan, a quick introduction. I’m the youngest person to be self-represented at the Supreme Court of Canada. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Id71dnrLkxk   I... more →
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Treat The Herb Like a Herb

Activists should fight for the right to evaluate cannabis according to herbal standards, not pill standards By David Malmo-Levine According to a recent article from the Huffington Post: “Canada’s first medical marijuana clinical trial has been registered with Health Canada, a milestone that could be the first step toward legitimacy... more →
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Ex-Police Chief Advises $1B Medical Pot Industry

The RCMP estimates the illegal marijuana market at more than $1 billion. The federal government is intent on destroying the sprawling cottage industry and replacing it with regulated, taxed commercial grow operations – creating huge business opportunities for early movers. Umbral Energy (TSX-V:UMB) is one of the companies moving... more →
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All Medical Marijuana Firms Are Not Created Equal

The health case for cannabis is gaining support from doctors as prominent as Sanjay Gupta, the Emmy-award winning neurosurgeon and chief medical correspondent for CNN. In 2013 and earlier this year, Gupta co-produced two documentaries on the medical benefits of marijuana titled Weed and Weed 2. Increasing awareness of the benefits could... more →
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