DENVER, Jan. 19, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The DHS in conjunction with the Governor’s Office, at the request and guidance of Drug Policy Alliance and other advocates, submitted a request yesterday to the Colorado General Assembly Joint Budget Committee (JBC) to allocate over $6 million annually from the Marijuana Tax Cash Fund for grant-based initiatives that will create meaningful alternatives to criminal justice involvement for Coloradans with mental health or substance use issues.
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On Jan. 19, 2017, Green Man Cannabis in Denver voluntarily recalled marijuana flower and products due to samples containing off-label pesticide residues.
DENVER, Jan. 16, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Hoban Law Group has filed a petition in San Francisco’s United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to challenge what appears to be the DEA’s attempt to control an otherwise lawful substance.
DENVER, Jan. 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB: MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to announce it has recruited Dan Droller as Vice President of Business Development.
DENVER, Jan. 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Retail sales of marijuana in Colorado totaled well over $1 billion in the first ten months of 2016 and are estimated to reach $1.3 billion by year’s end, according to data provided by the state’s Department of Revenue.
DENVER, Jan. 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — As more states approve cannabis for adult use (recreational marijuana), Duby—the Reddit-meets-Instagram social network that allows marijuana enthusiasts to post content anonymously—celebrates vigorous growth over the past two years.
DENVER, Jan. 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB: MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to announce it has received over $2.0 million in cash proceeds from the exercise of warrants so far in 2017.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) today launched We Are The Cannabis Industry, a campaign designed to tell the stories of real people who work in America’s legal marijuana industry and highlight how the emerging business sector is creating significant benefits for both individuals and the economy.
DENVER, Jan. 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, announced today that the Company has launched an update to iOS mobile application, available through the Apple App Store.
DENVER, Jan. 4, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT) one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, announced today that the Company mailed a letter to its shareholders updating them on recent developments, financial results, and new business opportunities.
DENVER, Dec. 30, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Marijuana Industry Group (MIG) has launched a public service announcement campaign advocating safe and responsible cannabis consumption in the Colorado marketplace, where cannabis was first made legal for adults.
DENVER, Dec. 22, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — United Cannabis Corporation (OTCQB: CNAB) (the “Company” or “United Cannabis”) today announced that Tangiers Global, LLC (“Tangiers”) has provided the Company with a Fixed Funding Commitment (the “Agreement”) for up to $5 Million.
DENVER, Dec. 21, 2016/Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to report it has recruited Robert “Bob” Pullar as Chief Financial Officer.
DENVER, Dec. 20, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — American Cannabis Company, Inc. (OTCQB: AMMJ) (the “Company”), a full-service business-to-business consulting solutions provider, and seller of ancillary products to the cannabis industry, today announced its Maryland based client successfully secured a dispensary license for the state’s new medical cannabis program.
DENVER, Dec. 19, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — As the year comes to a close, the Cannabis Business Alliance (CBA) reviews the highlights of 2016 and provides an outlook for 2017.
DENVER, Dec. 19, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Colorado media titan Westword has selected Leafbuyer.com as its official cannabis deals partner.
DENVER, Dec. 16, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Lucky Edibles ™ a Colorado-based cannabis-infused mint company, is set to unveil new branding for all products this December.
DENVER, Dec. 15, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Cannabis Business Alliance (CBA) has released a statement on the recent reports of the United States Drug Enforcement Administration’s rescheduling of all marijuana extracts, including CBD oil as Schedule I controlled substances.
DENVER, Dec. 15, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to report it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire DDDigtal Inc. d.b.a. “Whaxy” & Cannabuild for $100,000 cash and 2,926,830 million shares of MassRoots’ common stock.
DENVER, Dec. 15, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — On December 13, 2016, the DEA issued its Final Rule, “Establishment of New Drug Code for Marihuana Extract,” which serves to potentially devastate developing businesses and consumer, textile and manufacturing industries related to cannabinoids.
DENVER, Dec. 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Stashbox today announces the successful closing of $1 million in financing, a development that permits the technology-based cannabis lifestyle brand to pursue its ambitious goals of nationwide expansion and technological innovation.
Nevada voters approved recreational marijuana. Now what? Senator Tick Segerblom discusses the next steps ahead as the state draws closer on Question 2’s effective date.
DENVER, Dec. 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — L’Eagle, a retail cannabis dispensary specializing in clean cannabis, has earned recognition as a Certified Green Business from the City and County of Denver Department of Environmental Health.
DENVER, Dec. 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has awarded $2.35 million in grant funding for seven research studies to address potential public health and safety impacts of marijuana use.
On Dec. 8, 2016, Assistant Professor Paul Seaborn of University of Denver’s Daniels College of Business released the Colorado Marijuana Market Report, an analysis of the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division’s raw license data that found Colorado had a record-high of 2,913 active marijuana business licenses as of Dec. 1.
DENVER, Dec. 9, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The nation’s largest law firm representing cannabis industry businesses continues to gain recognition for work on the frontline of cannabis legalization.
DENVER, Dec. 7, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — AmeriCann, Inc. (OTCQX: ACAN), a company that is developing sustainable, state-of-the-art medical cannabis cultivation properties, announced the approved expansion of the cultivation and processing infrastructure for the Massachusetts Medical Cannabis Center (MMCC).
DENVER, Dec. 5, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT) and MJ Freeway, the leading point-of-sale and compliance management platform focused on the cannabis industry, are pleased to announce that MJ Freeway’s API will power live menu pricing for its dispensary clients within the MassRoots platform.
CNBC’s Kate Rogers reports on where the jobs are in the marijuana industry as the substance becomes legal in more places.
DENVER, Dec. 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — United Cannabis Corporation (OTCQB: CNAB) (the “Company” or “United Cannabis”) today announced the formation of an Advisory Board, as well as the appointment of Dr. Brent A. Reynolds, Ph.D. as the first member.
“In states where adult use is fully legal, like Colorado and Oregon, cannabis promotions around Black Friday have been common, and we expect we’ll see more of that happening as prohibition eases across the country,” said Adam Bierman, co-founder of MedMen, a marijuana management consulting firm.
On Nov. 18, 2016, the Colorado Department of Revenue announced a new rule that would prevent holders of liquor licenses from allowing on-site use of marijuana, striking a blow to supporters Initiative 300, a ballot measure allowing the social use of marijuana in Denver.
DENVER, Nov. 22, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The biggest names in Colorado Marijuana have teamed up with Leafbuyer.com, the world’s largest cannabis deals network, to offer insane deals for the cannabis consumer.
The people of Denver have spoken, and they want marijuana on the menu in bars and restaurants. On The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, host Stephen Colbert jokes and shows Cheers-like marijuana ad for Denver.
Initiative 300, a ballot initiative legalizing the social use of marijuana at certain businesses in Denver, Colorado, has been passed.
While it’s still illegal to consume marijuana on streets and in parks, enjoying cannabis in a private establishment is now an option.
COSTA MESA, Calif., Nov. 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Sipp Industries, Inc. (OTC: SIPC), a multifaceted corporation specializing in technology, manufacturing, and distribution of commercial and consumer products is pleased to announce the Company has officially executed an agreement with the distinguished Denver based contract brewery, Sleeping Giant Brewing Company.
Dixie Brands, a company in Denver that creates drinks and other products using marijuana, is aiming to navigate those hurdles and become one of the first companies in the industry to build a national presence.
DENVER, Nov. 10, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Blue Line Protection Group, Inc. ( OTC PINK : BLPG ), today announced that it will host a conference call for shareholders to provide a briefing of the Company’s operations and a summary of its strategic objectives.
DENVER, Nov. 10, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — United Cannabis Corporation (CNAB) (the “Company” or “United Cannabis”) today announced that its Joint Venture (the “Joint Venture” or “UCANN/CRD”), which is 50% owned with Jamaica-based Cannabis Research & Development (“CRD”), has submitted its application for a license to cultivate, process, transport and conduct research on cannabis within Jamaica.
DENVER, Nov. 9, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Cannabis Business Alliance (CBA) Executive Director Mark Malone has released a statement on Election Day 2016 results.
DENVER, Nov. 7, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — General Cannabis Corp (OTCQB:CANN), the all-in-one resource to the regulated cannabis industry, today announced financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2016.
13 Action News continues its pot series in Colorado, where the effects on tourism are explored and how it could potentially affect a tourism hot spot like Las Vegas.
Nov. 2, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — As football season heats up, Wana Brands has announced the addition of its new Game Day Gummies Flavor Pack.
DENVER, Nov. 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT), one of the largest technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to announce that during October 2016, it raised $250,000 for marijuana legalization campaigns and non-profits across the country.
DENVER, Oct. 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — United Cannabis Corporation (OTCQB: CNAB) (the “Company” or “United Cannabis”) today announced that its partner in California, Harborside Healthcare, reported record sales of its Prana products.
DENVER, Oct. 27, 2016/Weed Wire/ — Bec Koop, the owner of Buds + Blossoms, sets her sights sky high as she tackles the second season of the world’s first Cannabis Wedding Expo.
The legal marijuana industry had a $2.39 billion impact on the state of Colorado in 2015. This is according to a new report released by the Marijuana Policy Group, an economic and market research firm based out of Denver.
DENVER, Oct. 24, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Where’s Weed, a popular mobile app that allows consumers to discover and review local marijuana businesses, has announced the release of “Strain Check-Ins.”
DENVER, Oct. 21, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB: MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to announce it has completed a $5.0 million equity offering under its Registration Statement, declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission on August 11, 2016.