Cannabis Industry Revolutionized By Privateer Holdings

Under federal law, marijuana is still classified as a Schedule I Controlled Substance, along with heroin, pursuant to the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) (21 U.S.C. 811). Nevertheless, the 2016 omnibus spending bill, approved by Congress on Dec. 16, 2015, forbids federal drug agents from raiding retail medical marijuana operations. Legalization... more →
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Board Changes Residency Rules For Legalized Marijuana Businesses

          Colorado, Washington and Oregon the other states that have legalized recreational marijuana have residency requirements ranging from six months in Washington to two years in the other states. In Washington and Colorado, those requirements apply to business applicants and investors. In Oregon, majority... more →
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Blue Line Protection Group Announces New Facility

“There’s been a real need for an independent, secured vaulting site for cash-intensive businesses here in Colorado. Blue Line’s new facility serves this need and helps to minimize our business partners’ attractiveness as targets by criminals.” Blue Line is responding not only to the needs of the legal... more →
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National Release Of Marijuana Report By The Canadian Centre On Substance Abuse

The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) released today its report, Cannabis Regulation: Lessons Learned from Colorado and Washington State,to help promote a national dialogue that will inform “made in Canada” policy options to minimize the potential negative health, social, economic and criminal justice impacts... more →
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In Denver Bars, Activists Drop Proposal To Permit Marijuana Consumption

An amendment legalizing medical marijuana in Florida fell just short in 2014 and supporters are making a push for 2016, but a new group is pushing a recreational marijuana amendment. A medical marijuana initiative barely failed just last year, and now a new group is pushing a ballot amendment that would further expand access. Shannon... more →
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There Are High Expectations For Marijuana Business

It just seemed like a great opportunity to be the grass roots of something big. I mean, its kind of being compared to the tech boom of several years ago and to be at the forefront of it is really exciting. Colorado alone brought in about $79 million from taxes and fees on the marijuana industry in fiscal year 2015. On the fringes,... more →
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Cannabis Penny Stocks That Outperformed Last Year

“As more states roll out and mimic what Colorado and Washington have modeled in their application process, cannabis consultants will find ways to stay relevant by adding expertise in the areas of software, security and cash management”, Greiper said. They will become management consulting consultants. Overall, the category... more →
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