Legal Marijuana

Legal Marijuana

Researchers Find 'Recreational' Cannabis Customers Buy Weed to Sleep Better and Treat Pain

The law distinguishes between medical and recreational marijuana but most legal customers don't.
Accessories

Why the Weed Vaporizer Is the Future of Cannabis Consumption

Weed vaporizers are outpacing traditional methods of cannabis consumption. Why is the vape so popular?
Legal Marijuana

USA! Americans Spent $400M on Cannabis for Fourth of July

Legal marijuana is not yet as familiar at the family picnic as beer, but it's gaining.
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Illinois Has Legalized but What's Going on In New York and New Jersey?

So much for the coastal elites thinking they can show Middle America how to get things done.
Cannabis

Cannabis: The Afghanistan of Entrepreneurs?

Arrogant entrepreneurs are likelier to exit cannabis humbled than rich.
Tax Deductions

SCOTUS Declines to Hear Challenge to Anti-Cannabis Tax Provision

Section 280E was written with to preclude drug dealers from taking business deductions but has used mostly against the legal marijuana industry.
Baby Boomers

Boomers Embrace Medical Cannabis but Even in Colorado the Stigma Remains

Boomers have never gotten over the fear their parents would find out they smoked pot.
Convenience Stores

Convenience Stores Want to Be Your Local Cannabis Market

The trade association for convenience stores says stores that check IDs before selling cigarettes and beer should be allowed to sell weed, too.
Investing

Investment Secrets Behind the Top Performing Cannabis ETF in Canada

The volatility of a cannabis stocks requires a more nimble ETF strategy than is typical in well established industries.
operating costs

Cannabis Waste Is 'Special Regulated Waste' and That's a Costly Problem for the Industry

In yet another crazy manifestation of the cannabis stigma, any waste containing THC needs special handling that drives up costs.
Drug testing

Pot Smokers in Nevada No Longer Need to 'Study' for That Pre-Employment Drug Test

A new law in Nevada prohibits employers from denying a job merely because the applicant tested positive for marijuana.
Legal Marijuana

Illinois Is Now the 11th State to Legalize Adult-Use Marijuana -- $2B Market Projected

The legalization measure contains social equity provisions activists believe could be a national model.
social justice

The Holy Trinity of Social Equity

Undoing the damage of the War on Drugs requires both government mandates and the good faith commitment of the cannabis industry.
Taxes

Colorado Has Collected More Than $1 Billion in Marijuana Tax Revenue

The cannabis windfall has become an annual event in Colorado.
Legal Marijuana

Legal Dispensaries in LA Demand Regulators Crack Down on Unlicensed Pot Shops

Heavily taxed and closely regulated legal dispensaries are being undersold by outlaws who flaunt the law.