Nevada lawmakers said Tuesday that Congress must address federal marijuana laws following a decision by the Trump administration to lower the barrier on federal prosecutions in states that have decriminalized use for medical and recreational purposes.
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LAS VEGAS, Dec. 21, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Nevada is going green this holiday season as The+Source, with dispensaries in Henderson and Las Vegas, hosts a food drive through Sunday, Dec. 24 to benefit food banks in Southern Nevada. For each non-perishable food item donated, customers will receive $2 in store credit.
Las Vegas, Dec. 15, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The+Source, with dispensaries in Henderson and Las Vegas, has introduced a new cannabidiol (CBD) vapor oil as an optional treatment for patients who may suffer from a variety of injuries caused by demanding athletic activity.
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 14, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Amber Senter, COO of Magnolia Wellness and co-Founder of Supernova Women, was awarded the 2017 Industry Power Women “Leadership Award” at the Industry Power Women (IPW) launch party in Las Vegas for her work in the cannabis industry.
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 12, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Amanda Reiman PhD, MSW, and Vice President of Community Relations at Flow Kana, was awarded the Influencer of the Year award at the Industry Power Women (IPW) launch party and award show in Las Vegas for her work in the cannabis industry.
Local businesses are facing a dilema now that recreational marijuana is legal in Nevada. The question is, do they hire someone who uses the drug on their own time? Companies are being forced to review their policies.
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 5, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Leafceuticals, Inc., a wholly owned division of FRLF has entered into an initial purchase agreement with hemp producer Harris Farms, Ltd, of Pahrump, NV
Policymakers with the Nevada Gaming Policy Committee are hoping to give recreational marijuana a second look. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the committee has scheduled a meeting on Nov. 29, 2017, to reexamine its marijuana policy.
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 28, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCQB: FRLF) The Marijuana Legalization Company™, is boldly going where no other cannabis/hemp company has gone, bringing the ancient tradition of Ayurvedic herbal formulas derived from organically grown plants using NuAxon Supercritical C02 Extractors to deliver the purest possible products to the modern world of vaporization. The Vapes include these formulas along with full spectrum Hemp Cannabidiol, CBD.
Big-box stores won’t be the only ones offering discounts to shoppers in Las Vegas this Black Friday. Marijuana dispensaries are rolling out deals, too.
Meet Jen Gentile, Chief Creative Officer for MJIC. We interviewed her on the floor of MJBizCon in Las Vegas.
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 16, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Green Gorilla, a leading manufacturer of cannabidiol (CBD) supplements, pet care products and cannabis growing supplies and tools, and Pure Grow Soil, a producer of no-till organic super soil, have entered into a strategic alliance to produce, market and sell cannabis growing soil under Green Gorillas Master Grower brand.
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 16, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCQB: FRLF), “The Marijuana Legalization Company®,” announced a research report on the company is now available for review.
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — In Amazon bestseller “Tipping the Scale: The Book That Changed Everything You Know About Investing in Cannabis”, a 140-page roadmap for investors seeking to understand the legal cannabis industry and the first-ever book of its kind, author Michael Brubeck lays out provocative, controversial and insightful cannabis industry predictions.
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – At Marijuana Business MJBizCon 2017, Emerald Scientific announced the first in a series of videos aimed at making the extraction process of cannabis more efficient using CO2, helping businesses improve their bottom line.
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — On the heels of the makers of Corona making a $190 million investment into a cannabis company, more than 200 high net-worth investors from around the world will gather in Toronto at the Arcview Investor Forum next week to consider opportunities from dozens of promising cannabis companies in a “Shark Tank” like format.
LAS VEGAS & VANCOUVER, Nov. 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Friday Night Inc. (Friday Night) (CSE: TGIF) (FRA: 1QF) (OTC PINK: VPGDF) has received approval on its land use application from the Clark County Commissioners hearing, held on November 8th, to cultivate cannabis on the new property.
Congresswoman Dina Titus voted for the marijuana legalization measure on Nevada’s ballot a year ago. Since then, she has been fighting on Capitol Hill to get the federal government to respect the decision she and a majority of her constituents made to end prohibition.
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 2, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCQB: FRLF) is very pleased to announce that Paul Pelosi Jr. has accepted our invitation to become Chairman of Freedom Leaf’s Board of Directors, effective immediately.
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — On the heels of the makers of Corona making a $190 million investment into a cannabis company, more than 200 high-net worth investors from around the world, eager to invest in the fastest growing industry in America will gather at the The M Resort for a two day “Shark Tank”-like pitch forum on Monday, November 13th and Tuesday, November 14th, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 31, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd. (“GLH” or the “Company”) (CSE:GLH) (OTCQB:GLDFF), a leading cannabis oil solutions company and dispensary operator built around recognized brands, today announced that it has been granted a business license by the City of Las Vegas, in the State of Nevada, to commence sales of its high quality cannabis-infused products to medical and adult-use dispensaries in the city.
LAS VEGAS, Nevada, Oct. 26, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCQB: FRLF), “The Marijuana Legalization Company”, presented its plans for the coming years at the Alternative Asset Summit and ReLeaf seminar that took place at the Encore at Wynn Hotel and Conference Center in Las Vegas, Monday and Tuesday.
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Player’s Network, Inc. (OTCQB: PNTV), a diversified holding company operating in media and marijuana, announced today that WeedTV.com successfully launched, with an original, live-streamed production from September 22 through September 25 at a stunning private estate/resort in Las Vegas, which became “Weed House.”
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 26, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Freedom Leaf, Inc.™ (OTCQB: FRLF), The Marijuana Legalization Company ™, will be making presentations at two major financial conferences in October, at the New West Summit in Oakland (Oct. 13, 14, 15), and at the Alternative Asset ReLeaf Summit (Oct. 23) in Las Vegas, Freedom Leaf’s hometown.
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 18, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Player’s Network, Inc. (OTCQB: PNTV), a diversified holding company operating in media and marijuana, announced today a shareholder update letter from CEO Mark Bradley.
It looks like cannabis travelers and advertisers will have to be more conscientious when using the Las Vegas airport. On Sept. 5, 2017, Clark County commissioners approved a measure to ban both possession and advertisement of cannabis at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas.
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 22, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Player’s Network, Inc. (OTCQB: PNTV), a diversified holding company operating in media and marijuana, releases “A Glimpse Into Green Leaf,” a video that looks behind the scenes of the workings of Green Leaf Farms Holdings.
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Andrew Modlin, co-founder and chief operating officer of leading cannabis firm MedMen was awarded the prestigious “Emerging Leader Award” by the American Marketing Association, the country’s top marketing trade organization. Mr. Modlin was one of four “under 40” recipients the organization honored as future leaders in the marketing field.
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 15, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCQB: FRLF) has joined forces with WallStreet Research (WSR) to be the Financial Go-To organizations for public companies to aid in Financial Research Reports and Marijuana/Hemp Investment and information Forums in LA, San Francisco, Boca Raton, FL and NYC throughout the year.
The legal use of marijuana is the latest temptation available to tens of millions of people who visit Las Vegas each year. But the law mandates the legally bought marijuana be consumed in a private residence, which puts tourists in a tough spot.
With recreational marijuana now legal in Nevada, home of America’s gambling capital, the casino lobby wants federal marijuana banking guidance on how to deal with money connected to state-legal marijuana markets.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 14, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Friday Night Inc ($TGIF) is pleased to provide an update on our 91% owned asset, Las Vegas-based Infused MFG, LLC (Infused). Infused grossed over $30,000 USD of sales in June, which is twice the initial projected amount of $15,000 USD.
LAS VEGAS, July 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCQB: FRLF) The Marijuana Legalization Company, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to purchase CO2 Supercritical Extraction equipment for legal hemp CBD extraction from NuAxonTech, the producer of world class, large capacity Co2 Supercritical Extraction equipment.
LAS VEGAS, July 7, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Skinvisible announces that by mutual consent, its license agreement with Cannaskin, LLC has been terminated, allowing Skinvisible to pursue without constraints its objective of licensing its cannabis products globally.
LAS VEGAS, July 7, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Friday Night Inc. (the “Company”) (CSE:TGIF) (FRANKFURT:1QF) is pleased to provide an update on the Company’s 91% owned asset, Alternative Medicine Association, LC (AMA), which continues to achieve record sales in Las Vegas.
Medical marijuana dispensaries in Las Vegas are now selling pot to anyone who can prove they are over the age of 21. The measure to legalize marijuana was approved by Nevada voters last November, and now for the first time, a torrent of Fourth of July tourists will be able to enjoy them – with some restrictions
LAS VEGAS, July 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — DJ Envy, Nick Pattiwhack and Dan Tha Man hit up the 702 with one of the largest black-owned cannabis lifestyle and innovation companies, MEZZ Brands, celebrating the legalization of recreational cannabis across the state of Nevada.
BOULDER, Colo., June 30, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — CLS Holdings USA, Inc. (OTCQB: CLSH) (“CLS Holdings” or the “Company,”) a diversified cannabis company operating as Cannabis Life Sciences, announced today that it has entered into a non-binding letter of intent with privately owned Pure Harvest Cannabis Producers, Inc. of Las Vegas, Nevada.
LAS VEGAS, June 29, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Legal adult marijuana sales will begin in Nevada on Saturday, making it the fifth state in the nation to establish a regulated marijuana market for adults.
LAS VEGAS, June 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCBB: FRLF) today announced that it has acquired LaMarihuana.com, the Spanish Speaking community’s leading cannabis portal.
LAS VEGAS, May 16, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — GB Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: GBLX) is pleased to announce that initial harvest at its Cultivation Lab facility in Las Vegas, Nevada.
LOS ANGELES, May 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – D|R Welch Attorneys at Law, a law firm focusing on all business aspects of the cannabis industry, obtained approval from the United States Patent and Trademark Office on House of Dank’s cannabis products, marking a revolutionary milestone for the cannabis industry.
LAS VEGAS, May 5, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Cannabis Medical Network produces programming for both the waiting rooms of doctors recommending medical marijuana for their patients and for the dispensaries serving those patients.
LAS VEGAS, Nev., May 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – South American Gold Corp (OTC PINK: SAGD) is announcing that it has come to an agreement with My Weed Rights to sponsor the My Weed Rights tour with SAGD’s PotCircles product.
As marijuana states back off of social pot use for fear of inciting a federal crackdown, Nevada is bucking the trend and pushing ahead with marijuana clubs.
LAS VEGAS, April 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTC PINK: FRLF) today announced Mr. Charles Grigsby, CPA, ABV, CFF, CITP, CMAA, MAFF, CFE has signed a two year executive employment contract with Freedom Leaf, Inc. as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
LAS VEGAS, April 3, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — South American Gold Corp. (OTC PINK: SAGD) is proud to announce today that it is in receipt of a countersigned Letter of Intent to acquire Arkham Greenway, LLC, a company designated for recreational marijuana production in the State of Oregon.
LAS VEGAS, March 29, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Brandon Rexroad, Founder and Executive Vice President of Operations for the Portland-based Shango Premium Cannabis™ enterprise, today announced that Shango has made history in becoming the first-ever cannabis brand to sponsor a FORMULA DRIFT racing series athlete.
LAS VEGAS, March 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MariBiz (http://maribiz.com/), the mobile-first platform for canna-businesses that wants to turn #Green2Gold, made big noise at the California Cannabis Business Expo in San Diego — and the investment community is taking notice.
Watch the World of Cannabis in Las Vegas tackle the details of medical marijuana state initiatives. Matthew Abel, attorney and director of Michigan NORML, covers recent medical marijuana developments in Michigan. Ari Gerstin, an attorney in Miami, and Michael C. Minardi, Senior Partner at Minardi Law, provide an update on medical marijuana in Florida.