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Marijuana Business

What Will California’s Cannabis Industry Look Like In The Future?

California was the first state to legalize cannabis for medical use, and was considered for many years to be the undeniable leader of America’s cannabis scene. I have personally always felt that California never lost its title, but four states legalized cannabis for adult use before California did, so there […]

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Marijuana Recipes

Make Your Thanksgiving A Danksgiving With These Cannabis Recipes

Thanksgiving is coming up, and if you are like me, you are planning a Thanksgiving meal with the family, and a Danksgiving meal with friends. I will never forget when my friend Josh first introduced me to the concept of Danksgiving about 15 years ago. Today cannabis edibles are everywhere, […]

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Marijuana Business

Vapexhale EVO Vaporizer Official Commercial

One of my favorite ways to consume cannabis is via my Vapexhale EVO. I obtained it a few years ago and have never used a different desktop vaporizer since then. It’s literally the best of the best, and no, I am not saying that because I was paid to. I […]

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Marijuana Business

Michigan Advises Medical Cannabis Caregivers And Patients On Transition To Licensees And Employees

The Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) released two advisory bulletins today to inform and advise potential licensees of the Bureau of Medical Marihuana Regulation’s (BMMR) intention regarding (1) the transition from medical marihuana caregivers and patients to facility license holders and employees and (2) local and state license fees. The bulletins […]

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Global Drug War

Why Is Lance Gloor Behind Bars?

In 2011 a string of raids occurred in Washington State and Montana, let’s call this Operation Asshole since we may never know the truly coordinated effort here. What we do know is that the raids in Montana slowed down the state’s legalization progress and killed Richard Flor while the raids […]

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Marijuana Business

OMBC Ticket Prices Increase At Midnight – Buy Now and Save $100!

Oregon’s #1 Cannabis Business Event Begins Saturday Night! The Oregon Marijuana Business Conference (OMBC) is coming back to Ashland for another information-filled conference on November 19th at the Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites. This will be the OMBC’s fourth event in Ashland after three sold-out successful conferences. As the Medford Mail Tribune reported, the […]

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Marijuana Business

Michigan: LARA Issues Transition Rules For Caregivers

Yet another LARA/BMMR advisory has been issued to advise applicants on how to successfully enter the new regulated medical marijuana business environment in Michigan. This time they are targeting caregivers and patients who aspire to owning regulated businesses. Certain businesses licensed under the MMFLA program ban patients and caregivers from […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Are Claims About The First Fatal Cannabis Overdose Fake News?

One thing that cannabis supporters have always touted is that no one has ever died from a cannabis overdose. How much cannabis it takes to overdose has been debated for a long time, with at least one report stating that a person would have to ingest fifteen hundred pounds of cannabis […]

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Marijuana Business

Report: Marijuana Stores As Profitable As Starbucks

A new report released today shows that licensed marijuana stores are as profitable as Starbucks stores, if only they were taxed at the federal level like Starbucks, Apple, and other high-end specialty stores.  Cannabis dispensaries could average a 12% after-tax profit margin, which is in line with the top profit […]

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Medical Marijuana

Over 6,000 Patients Register For Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program In First 2 Weeks

Governor Tom Wolf announced today that more than 6,000 patients and more than 300 caregivers have registered for Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program since the Medical Marijuana Patient and Caregiver Registry launched November 1. “These remarkable numbers are a clear confirmation of the need for medical marijuana to ease the pain and suffering of thousands […]