Nevada’s marijuana industry sees the Governor’s proposal to levy an excise tax on the sale of recreational marijuana as more evidence it is a player, with a seat at the table.
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Jon Cunningham, VP of RedChip, interviews Corey Hollister, co-founder and co-chairman of American Cannabis Co. (OTCQB: AMMJ).
The Arkansas House has approved delaying the launch of the state’s medical marijuana program and legislation easing the requirements for doctors who certify a patient is eligible to use the drug.
Real estate is the next big catalyst for marijuana stocks in 2017, as more voters demand legalized recreational and medical cannabis in their states.
Prices are tumbling as formerly illicit cultivators emerge from the shadows to invest millions of dollars in massive pot factories. In Colorado, the average price sought by wholesalers has fallen 48 per cent to about US$1,300 a pound since legal sales to all adults started in January 2014, according to Cannabase, operator of the state’s largest market.. Supply is surging as growers expand and install the latest agricultural technology.
The so-called emergency measure is supported by both Republican and Democratic leaders, who said state health officials and law enforcement are scrambling to solve a number of issues, including allowable forms and potency of medical marijuana, and oversight of distributors.
A vote is expected in March or April to approve whether or not boxers should be able to smoke pot.
New Jersey already has a tightly regulated medical marijuana program that includes six alternative treatment centers, or dispensaries, but the issue has largely stalled because of Christie’s opposition.
A comprehensive study slams many of the alleged benefits of marijuana and points to serious negative effects. What will the impact of this study be for marijuana stocks?
For years, Georgia lawmakers have debated the merits of medical marijuana and the discussion will continue this year.
People behind the plan say it is about much more than getting high.
Research suggests cannabis legalization linked to rise in drinking rather than users swapping Budweiser for bud-smoking.
We recently took a trip around the Pacific Northwest to do some “research” into the legalization of marijuana in the United States and cannabis startups. What we saw was shocking to say the least. In a good way.
Right now, California’s marijuana industry for all intents and purposes is a cash-only business.
Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:CGC) has been on a wild ride in recent months, and investors who think the name has long-term potential are trying to decided when they should buy.
32 dispensaries are to be evenly distributed among the state’s four congressional districts.
Several states having new marijuana laws have left people wondering not only where they can smoke it, but where they can travel with it.
There is a new push in the District of Columbia to further legalize marijuana.
U.S. estimates by investment bank Cowen and Company suggest cannabis sales will increase at a compound annual growth rate of 23% over the next decade to US$50 billion. In Canada, it’s estimated that 5.2 million Canadians will consume legalized pot annually by 2021.
The service is no longer considering how long it has been since an airman used marijuana prior to service in a move to “standardize” the questions asked of potential recruits.
Anandia Labs co-founder Jonathan Page agreed to sell 20% of his company to CannaRoyalty because he appreciates CannaRoyalty’s expertise in extraction and post-processing.
Caught in the crosshairs of a pending court battle, Pueblo County is working to compromise state legislation to preserve its authority to impose a special 3.5 percent marijuana tax.
A bipartisan group of state lawmakers will introduce comprehensive medical cannabis legislation Tuesday in the South Carolina General Assembly.
As Cannabis Science Inc (OTCMKTS:CBIS) goes forward into 2017 with its stock, the company recently announced about its new drug facility in Nevada.
Recreational marijuana is legal in Massachusetts, but drivers are worried their license plate could create problems.
Marijuana is a hot topic again in the Wisconsin Legislature with both Republicans and Democrats introducing bills for the state.
MassRoots Inc(OTCMKTS:MSRT) describes itself as one of the largest technology platforms for the regulated cannabis industry. MSRT is at the right place at the right time as the pot sector has been seeing huge growth in recent months as medical MJ products in the U.S. alone are projected to generate up to $35 Billion by 2020.
Andrew Garfield gets deep with Lynn Hirschberg, from praying for a full year to prep for his role in Martin Scorsese’s “Silence” to realizing it really is a small world on a stoned trip to Disneyland.
Patient advocates said the swift addition of these patients to the program demonstrates the pent-up demand for the anxiety-reducing and pain-relieving effects of the cannabis plant, as well as the need for the Christie administration to further expand the seven-year-old program.
Governor Rick Snyder has just a few bills from last session left to consider. Among them is a bill that would allow landlords to include a provision in their leases preventing tenants from smoking or growing medical marijuana.
Medical Marijuana is legal in Florida as of Tuesday, but the change is not coming without challenges for patients.
Arkansans hoping to grow medical marijuana will have to pay an annual $100,000 fee to operate a cultivation facility, the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission decided Tuesday.
Sales in the legal marijuana industry are skyrocketing, which is why Money Morning created a list of the top marijuana stocks to watch in 2017. But because marijuana is still illegal under federal law, and many of the marijuana stocks on the market are so volatile, this isn’t a list of recommendations. Rather, it’s a list of marijuana stocks they are watching closely in 2017.
The number of dispensaries in the state also has increased, from the original six to eight, with a ninth, which has met neighborhood resistance, planned in Milford. Much of the growth has come because “the doctors are looking at medical marijuana as a legit treatment option,” Pharmacist Nicholas Tamborrino said.
Further details of recall revealed that there has been a detection of an unwanted pesticide, which is not registered for use on marijuana, under the Pest Control Products Act.
A large group of Florida doctors are going through the certification process to prescribe medical marijuana to patients, just days before legalization goes through.
The course is designed for students in the field of medical administration, after they have completed one year of study at least.
Most myths have at least a little bit of truth interspersed with a lot that is false. That’s the case with these three myths about marijuana stocks that some might mistakenly believe.
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker signed a bill Friday aimed at delaying by up to six months the opening of marijuana shops in the state until mid-2018.
As more states move to legalize pot, Humboldt County, California, an epicenter of the underground marijuana industry, has begun a new, bold experiment to bring growers out of the shadows and regulate the growth, sale and environmental impact of cannabis.
Weed deliveries have been in high demand throughout the holidays. On Dec. 23, pot deliveries jumped by 23% from the average on Fridays throughout the year, and they bumped up by 6% on Christmas Eve.
CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. became the latest and last medical marijuana company Thursday to go public in 2016, capping off a banner year in the burgeoning sector.
On Wednesday, the Nevada State Medical Marijuana Program became aware that application information about individuals with medical marijuana agent cards, such as employees and owners of medical marijuana establishments, has been disclosed.
Marijuana is the most widely cultivated, produced and consumed drug worldwide, and more than 20 countries worldwide are trialing legislation regarding access to marijuana and exploring possible benefits.
Here are three stocks that have doubled investors’ money in 2016, and a look into whether or not they can continue to rally in 2017.
Corporate cannabis lawyer Neil Kaufman talks about the challenges and prospects for CPAs who get involved in New York’s medical marijuana industry in its early stages.
State health leaders say they have been keeping up with a big jump in applications for new or updated medical marijuana cards.
In the last few months, the medical marijuana growers have dominated the trading activity on the TSX Venture in terms of dollar volume almost exclusively, belying a persistent interest from investors in Canada and the United States.
Marijuana dispensaries across Oregon are preparing for a new law going into effect this weekend.
More are questioning the effectiveness of the government’s protracted battle against drug cartels; small steps to allow medical marijuana.