Marijuana Business

MedCann’s Pierre Debs to Speak at the Berlin ICBC

March 24, 2017, 9:26 am Anthony Johnson

MedCann founder Pierre Debs has a rather remarkable story about how he rose to the highest ranks of the medical cannabis industry in Germany. The European powerhouse’s medical law has emerged as a progressive beacon that is helping lead the way for the rest of the world in a number of areas, […]

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Cannabis Culture

ICBC Ticket Prices Increase at Midnight!

March 17, 2017, 10:22 am Carl Wellstone

Attending Europe’s first B2B cannabis event is your dream, and Berlin, Germany is your destination! You have the chance to join like-minded entrepreneurs and activists from around the world and immerse yourself in cannabis culture, business and politics for the marijuana conference of the year. The International Cannabis Business Conference […]

national cannabis industry association
Marijuana Business

NCIA Announces 4th Annual Cannabis Business Summit And Expo

March 15, 2017, 5:39 am Johnny Green

The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA), the only national trade association representing the businesses of the legal marijuana industry, will hold its 4th annual Cannabis Business Summit® & Expo at the Oakland Marriott City Center in Oakland, CA, June 12-14, 2017. As California prepares to launch the world’s largest adult-use […]

Rob Patridge OLCC
Marijuana Business

Oregon’s Top Marijuana Regulator Stepping Down and Moving On

March 6, 2017, 3:32 pm Anthony Johnson

When we first drafted Measure 91, Oregon’s marijuana legalization law, and put the Oregon Liquor Control Commission in charge of regulating the burgeoning cannabis industry, the OLCC was not helmed by a Republican district attorney. When Rob Patridge, the top prosecutor in Klamath County, was appointed OLCC Chair, I was […]

Jesse Ventura
Cannabis Activism

Jesse Ventura Tells Donald Trump to Leave Marijuana Laws Alone

March 5, 2017, 12:03 pm Carl Wellstone

Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura, no stranger to shocking the political establishment, has set his sights on cannabis legalization, recently penning the book, Jesse Ventura’s Marijuana Manifesto. The former Navy Seal lays out a call to arms for legalizing cannabis and ending the greater Drug War in his latest book, asking […]