3 Industries That Would Greatly Benefit From Marijuana Legalization

Staffing agencies, which help unemployed workers find jobs, could be called upon to help fill specialized roles within the marijuana industry. There are far more jobs within the industry than you might realize: in addition to just being a budtender and helping consumers pick out their product, there’s a need for security personnel,... more →
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A Legal Expert’s Opinion In Investing In Marijuana Stocks

And only two weeks later, Steve Cohen and Don Young proposed a nearly identical bill into the House of Representatives, showing that marijuana legalization is indeed gaining momentum at the federal level. If the CARERS Act were to pass, states could determine their own policies on medical marijuana without federal intervention.... more →
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Twenty Three States Now Have Legalized Marijuana

Twenty-three states and the District of Columbia allow the use of marijuana for medical use. Washington, Oregon, Hawaii, Colorado and the District of Columbia allow recreational use as well. Last month, D.C. joined 23 states in making marijuana legal in some form. New York legalized medical marijuana last year. A marijuana entrepreneur... more →
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New Marijuana Study Might Smoke Pessimists

Over the past decade we’ve seen public opinion on the drug make a complete 180-degree turn, moving from a majority of people preferring it remain illegal, to a majority of the public now favoring its legalization in some form (either medically or recreationally). Marijuana’s dual allure on the rationale behind marijuana... more →
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Medical Marijuana Update In Georgia & Elsewhere

On Tuesday, the San Diego city council moved forward on dispensary applications. The council rejected appeals of a staff finding that dispensary applications are exempt from provisions of the state’s Environmental Protection Act. This will allow some 40 permit applications to move forward, although it’s unlikely more... more →
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Medical Pot Oil Law Doesn’t Work Despite Medical Marijuana Legalization

The McDermotts have an 8-year-old son, Ryan McDermott, who is suffering from a severe form of intractable epilepsy. The boy has to take five different kinds of medication, twice per day. But there’s one medicine his family said he’s missing that would eliminate the need for all of those pills, medical marijuana oil. But, there... more →
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