SACRAMENTO, Jan. 17, 2018 /Weed Wire/ – The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) has produced a three-part video series to help individuals who operate cannabis-based businesses learn about their tax responsibilities.
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California Tax Help for Cannabis Industry Retailers
A video for California retail businesses, one of three in a series by the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration, to help retailers learn about their tax responsibilities.
California Tax Help for Cannabis Industry Distributors
A video for California distribution businesses, one of three in a series by the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration, to help distributors learn about their tax responsibilities.
California Tax Help for the Cannabis Cultivator or Manufacturer
A video for California cultivation and manufacturing businesses, one of three in a series by the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration, to help cultivators and manufacturers learn about their tax responsibilities.
Department of Justice Intern Questions US Attorney General’s Stance on Marijuana
According to an internal video obtained by ABC News, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions took part in a heated exchange with Department of Justice interns this summer over policing, gun control and marijuana policy.
New Video Series Aims to Convince Black Market in Oregon to Go Legal
With U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions criticizing Oregon’s cannabis policies and an Oregon marijuana processor busted in Nebraska recently, the black market in Oregon has been giving the state some bad press; however, the OLCC is trying to change that with the launch of a new video series that aims to convince participants in the black market to go legal.
Video Series Introduces Oregon’s Regulated Cannabis Industry
PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) today rolled out a series of videos highlighting how participation in the regulated cannabis industry ensures public safety, creates consumer confidence, and contributes to economic growth for businesses and the state. OLCC licensees share their stories and explain in their own words the value of the regulated marketplace.
Strange Buds: Madison, Her Mom and Her Grandma Smoke Weed Together
What happens when three generations smoke weed together? Watch Madison, her mom and her grandma smoke.
MJIC at MJBizCon
Meet Jen Gentile, Chief Creative Officer for MJIC. We interviewed her on the floor of MJBizCon in Las Vegas.
CDFA Schedules Training Workshops for Cannabis Cultivators Seeking Information on Applications for Licensing
SACRAMENTO, Nov. 17, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Division is announcing a series of 10 workshops in late November and December for training on completing applications for state licensing.
Touchdowns, Opioids, and CTE: The Case For Medical Marijuana in the NFL
NFL players Marvin Washington, Grant Mattos, Leonard Marshall and Eben Britton discuss their battles with drug use and the stigma of cannabis.
An Inside Look at Maryland’s Budding Medical Marijuana Industry
FREDERICK, Maryland — It’s been years in the making but cultivators and dispensaries for medical marijuana are now in the final stages of preparing for the start of business later this year.
‘Green Rush’ in Salinas Valley Turns Fields From Chrysanthemums to Cannabis
A beloved but beleaguered landscape is now sprouting new luxury greenhouses, fueled by a dream of marijuana riches that is changing the people and produce of this corner of Steinbeck Country.
Toby Keith Fires Up Wacky Tobaccy And New Video June 23
NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 21, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Singer, songwriter, producer and entertainer Toby Keith knows how to have a good time and write funny songs. The man whose songs have amassed more than 90 million broadcast performances is also beloved for his “bus song” album cut “Weed With Willie.” And his “Red Solo Cup” became a viral sensation long before radio took notice. Next up, “Wacky Tobaccy,” out June 23.
NFLPA Talks Marijuana Policy on ESPN
On May 2, 2017, sports reporter Bob Ley, host of ESPN’s “Outside the Lines,” interviewed DeMaurice Smith, executive director of the National Football League Players Association, on multiple issues in the NFL, including marijuana policy.
Hickenlooper Doesn’t Foresee Sessions Cracking Down on Legal Marijuana
On April 27, 2017, in an interview with Chuck Todd, host of NBC’s Meet the Press, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper recounted a recent talk he had with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and indicated that he doesn’t foresee Sessions cracking down on state-legal marijuana.
Netflix Premiering Chuck Lorre’s Cannabis Sitcom on August 25
On April 20, 2017, Netflix released a teaser video announcing the Aug. 25 premiere of “Disjointed,” a half-hour comedy about a family-owned cannabis dispensary in Los Angeles.
Mountain State Medicine: West Virginia Governor Legalizes Medical Cannabis
On April 19, 2017, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice signed Senate Bill 386, also known as the West Virginia Medical Cannabis Act, legalizing medical cannabis as a treatment option for patients suffering from one of several qualifying conditions.
MyDx Stock Chart Technical Analysis for March 31
MyDx (OTCQB:MYDX) stock chart technical analysis for March 31, 2017.
MyDx Stock Chart Technical Analysis
MyDx (OTCQB:MYDX) Stock Chart Technical Analysis for March 24, 2017.
Senator Wants California Legislature to Urge Trump to Reschedule Marijuana
On March 21, 2017, California Sen. Jeff Stone, R-Temecula, presented a resolution to the Senate Standing Committee on Public Safety that would have the California State Legislature urge the United States Congress to pass legislation to reschedule marijuana and have President Donald Trump sign it.
Tulsi Gabbard Urges Congress to Pass Federal Decriminalization Bill
When the House of Representatives convened for its Morning Hour on March 21, 2017, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, took to the floor to urge House members to support H.R. 1227, the Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act.
VIDEO: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Calls for Federal Decriminalization of Marijuana
WASHINGTON, March 21, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Continuing her commitment to common sense criminal justice reform, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) spoke on the House floor today urging Congress to pass bipartisan legislation to federally decriminalize marijuana.
A Rabbi, a Priest and an Atheist Smoke Weed Together
Cut Video had a priest, a rabbi, and an atheist smoke weed together.
Daily Vice: This App Will Test What’s in Your Weed
Vice sits down with Daniel Yazbeck, CEO and founder of CDx (OTCQB:MYDX), who created a pocket-sized laboratory app that allows cannabis users to know exactly what they are consuming and find the strain of weed that’s right for them.
Sessions Addresses Marijuana With National Association of Attorneys General
On Feb. 28, 2017, during the National Association of Attorneys General Winter Meeting, Attorney General Jeff Sessions addressed marijuana legalization.
Taylor West on MSNBC: Marijuana Policy and the Trump Administration
National Cannabis Industry Association deputy director Taylor West appears on MSNBC to discuss comments made by White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, regarding the Justice Department’s approach to state-legal marijuana programs.
Trump Administration May Order ‘Greater Enforcement’ of Marijuana Law
During a White House Daily Briefing on Feb. 23, 2017, press secretary Sean Spicer gave insight into how the Trump Administration may proceed in regards to the enforcement of federal marijuana law.
Marley Natural Celebrates Anniversary with Limited-Edition Cannabis Collection
In this video Neville Garrick discusses Bob Marley and the Anniversary Herb Collection.
Marijuana Index Review: United States and Canada Cannabis Market
Marijuana Index Review for 2017, United States and Canada Medical Cannabis Market website and it’s different features for stocks, and my input on investing.
Cannabis Science Stock Chart Technical Analysis
Cannabis Science Inc (OTC:CBIS) — Stock Chart Technical Analysis for Jan. 23, 2017.
Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Vegas Robbed at Gunpoint
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department reports that a medical marijuana dispensary was robbed at gunpoint on Wednesday.
Here’s Why California’s Pot Industry Is Cash-only
Right now, California’s marijuana industry for all intents and purposes is a cash-only business.
Former NBA Star Caught On Air in Pro-Marijuana Discussion
In the world of television there is an unwritten rule that you should always assume the microphone is live. But during the College Football National Championship, ESPNU commentator and former basketball star Bill Walton forgot that rule.
Andrew Garfield’s Idea of Heaven Is Disneyland and Pot Brownies
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.
Gov. Baker Signs Bill Delaying Opening of Pot Shops in Massachusetts
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.
Nevada State Medical Marijuana Portal Compromised in Cyber Attack
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 Changes in Oregon
Marijuana dispensaries across Oregon are preparing for a new law going into effect this weekend.
Toronto Dispensary Fails to Report Alleged Armed Robbery
Toronto police are investigating an alleged armed robbery at the medical marijuana dispensary Canna Clinic on Ossington Avenue which the shop’s owners never reported.
Groundbreaking Medical Marijuana Study at America’s First Hospice
Easing pain and improving quality of life for end of life patients — the focus of a groundbreaking medical marijuana study. The first of its kind in New England.
Report: Nearly 3,000 Active Marijuana Licenses in Colorado
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.
Report: Beer Business Underperforming in Legal Cannabis States
According to a recent report from Cowen and Company, the legalization of cannabis is starting to affect beer volumes in Colorado, Oregon and Washington.
Carlos Santana Launches Cannabis Inhaler in Colorado
On Nov. 16, 2016, Carlos Santana launched his branded cannabis inhaler, Santana Smooth, at Marisol Therapeutics in Pueblo West, Colorado.
Green Light in the Golden Heart City: Dispensaries Open in Fairbanks
On Oct. 31, 2016, Alaska welcomed the opening of two more dispensaries, with Frozen Budz and Pakalolo Supply Company both opening up shop in Fairbanks.
Actress Susan Sarandon Endorses Proposition 205 in Arizona
On Oct. 28, 2016, Arizona’s Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol announced that Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon endorsed Proposition 205, an initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in the state.
Jimmy Buffet Supports Florida’s Medical Marijuana Amendment
On Oct. 23, 2016, Jimmy Buffet announced his support for Amendment 2, an amendment that would legalize medical marijuana in Florida, as well as his opposition to Amendment 1, an amendment that would give Florida additional oversight of customer-owned solar energy.
Colorado as Case Study: Fire and Life Safety Issues in Marijuana Industry
With medical and recreational marijuana getting ready to appear on the ballot in multiple states, legal marijuana is poised for growth; however, as Colorado has learned, growth can prompt unexpected challenges to public safety.
Medical Marijuana in Ohio: A Look at What’s Legal, What’s Not
A law making medical marijuana legal in Ohio is now in effect.
Northeast Ohio Company Wants to Make Marijuana Patches
Brunswick-based Sextant Development wants to make medical marijuana patches under Ohio’s new medical marijuana law. The company already manufactures transdermal patches for vitamin and supplement companies.
Ohio Drafting Rules for Distribution of Medical Marijuana
On Sept. 8, 2016, medical marijuana will become legal in Ohio, with the date established when Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed House Bill 523 on June 7, 2016.