Legal Marijuana

Exit Strategies

4 Crucial Steps to Maximize the Sale Price of Your Dispensary

The key to getting top dollar is the groundwork you lay before your business is officially for sale.
Marketing

Helping Dads Discover Medical Cannabis This Father's Day

Many seniors, maybe including your own father, could benefit from cannabis. Cultivate the empathy and understanding to reach them on their own terms.
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What the U.S. Can Learn From Weed Legalization in Canada

Canada's ups-and-downs show what the U.S. should (and shouldn't) do when it comes to federal legalization.
Legal Marijuana

Study Finds Fewer People Are Dying on the Job Where Marijuana Is Legal

It seems more evidence that lots of people will substitute marijuana for other more harmful substances when it is legal to do so.
Finance

The Woman Behind the Scenes at Cannabis' Biggest Private Equity Fund

Merida Capital has boomed since Daisy Mellet joined the team.
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New York Cannabis Community Mourns Longtime Advocate Doug Greene

Greene was a constant presence at rallies and meetings to support cannabis legalization.
Financial Services

The Budding U.S. Cannabis Industry Needs Normal Access to Business Banking and Insurance

Systemic barriers to basic banking and insurance services are muffling the cannabis boom much more than is generally realized.
Legal Marijuana

Domino Effect? Illinois Marijuana Legalization Could Spur Other States

The Illinois Legislature is winning praise for having dealt upfront with the tough social equity issues raised by legalization.
Legal Marijuana

Iconic Harborside Dispensary Is Going Public

But founder and cannabis advocate Steve DeAngelo is a little disappointed it has to be in Canada.
Legal Marijuana

Are There Any Downsides to Marijuana Legalization? Not so Far.

Prohibitionists predict the same calamities every time legalization is proposed. None have come to pass anywhere.
Cannabis

Federal Appeals Court Orders DEA to Reconsider if Marijuana Belongs on Schedule 1

The court called DEA "dilatory" for the agency's notoriously stubborn refusal to objectively consider the health benefits of cannabis.
cannabis industry

She Is the Cannabis Industry's Voice of Reason

Amanda Reiman wants cannabis to be more than a big new market for the same old powers-that-be.
Legal Marijuana

Illinois to Become 11th State to Legalize Adult-Use Marijuana

The drive to legalize has stalled in New Jersey and New York but has surged forward in Illinois.
CBD

CBD Toothpaste Sounds Like a Good Idea but Lacks Conclusive Studies Proving It Is

Oral health care is a growing market and CBD is a booming market. Now science needs to study the benefits of combining them.