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Breaking News: Judge Dismisses MedPonics Complaint

Breaking News: Judge Dismisses MedPonics Complaint

Judge Mitchell L. Hoffman today dismissed with prejudice the lawsuit brought by Medponics Illinois LLC against Khalatbari, et al., in the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Court of Lake County, Illinois.


Big Disappointment in Schweder

On April 15, 2015, U.S. District Judge Kimberley Mueller denied the defendants’ motion to dismiss the case against them on the basis that their equal protection rights under the 14th Amendment had been violated because there is no rational basis for treating marijuana as a Schedule I substance.


SEC Charges Pot Stock Speculators

Marijuana is one of the fastest growing industries in the nation. Hundreds of millions of dollars have already been made this year, and by the start of 2015 it is estimated to reach over $1 billion. As a budding herbal entrepreneur, you want to seize every cannabis-related opportunity you can find, but as I warned in June, prudence is often more profitable.