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Nevada Bill Would Vacate Convictions for Marijuana Possession

Nevada Bill Would Vacate Convictions for Marijuana Possession

Nevada Bill Would Vacate Convictions for Marijuana Possession

Nevada residents convicted of simple marijuana possession could get a new lease on life if one state lawmaker gets his way. Introduced by Assemblyman William McCurdy II, Assembly Bill 259 would vacate the convictions of Nevada residents who had been caught with one ounce or less of marijuana before Jan. 1, 2017.

Nevada Senate Bill Would Allow Some Public Use of Marijuana

Nevada Senate Bill Would Allow Some Public Use of Marijuana

A bill introduced in the Nevada Senate would allow public use of marijuana in certain circumstances, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. As of Jan. 1, 2017, Nevadans can possess marijuana, but they can use it only in private residences. Senate Bill 236 would allow local governments to give businesses and events licenses so patrons can use marijuana publicly.

Wana Brands

Wana Brands Strengthens Marketing Team with Addition of Brand Manager

BOULDER, Colo, March 6, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — As the company prepares for growth into new markets, Wana Brands–Colorado’s No. 1 infused gummie manufacturer–has expanded its ranks with the addition of marketing expert, consumer analyst and award-winning fine artist Julia Bright as Brand Manager.


MCIG Sells Stony Hill Corp. an 80% Stake in its VitaCBD Brand

HENDERSON, Nev., Feb. 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — mCig, Inc. (OTCQB: MCIG), a diversified company focused on the cannabis industry, announced today that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with Stony Hill Corp. (OTCQB: STNY) for the purpose of pursuing mutually beneficial business opportunities in the Cannabidiol (CBD) Industry.


MedMen Greatly Expands its Footprint in 2016

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MedMen, a leading cannabis management and investment firm based in Los Angeles, grew its workforce more than five-fold and greatly expanded its footprint in 2016 with new investments and operations across North America, the firm said in its annual report released today.

Crown Baus Capital

Crown Baus Capital Corp. Acquires 100-Acre Investment Participation in Cannabis Science’s California and Nevada Property and Drug Development Projects

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Feb. 17, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Crown Baus Capital Corp. (OTC PINK: CBCA) announces the Company acquires 100-acre investment participation in the Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC PINK: CBIS) Property and Drug Development Projects spread across California and Nevada.

Nevadan Experts Disagree on Marijuana's Role as a Gateway Drug

Nevadan Experts Disagree on Marijuana’s Role as a Gateway Drug

A majority of Nevada voters legalized adult-use, retail marijuana on Nov. 8, 2016, but opinions still differ on whether pot is a so-called “gateway drug” to more-addictive substances, according to a Feb. 14, 2017, post at News3LV.com, the website of KSNV in Las Vegas.


MCIG Announces $200,000 Investment from CEO and CFO

HENDERSON, Nev., Feb. 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — mCig Inc., (OTCQB: MCIG), a diversified company servicing the legal cannabis, hemp, and CBD markets, announced today it has entered into legally binding subscription agreements with Paul Rosenberg, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Michael Hawkins, Chief Financial Officer for the issuance of 25,000 newly issued Series A Preferred shares each.


Maple Leaf Secures Site for New Nevada Facility

CALGARY, Alberta, Jan. 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Maple Leaf Green World (MGW-V) (“Maple Leaf” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a formal purchase agreement with the owner of a vacant site comprising approximately four (4) acres of land in Henderson, Nevada.

For-Profit Canadian Firm Acquires Profitable Arizona MMJ Businesses

For-Profit Canadian Firm Acquires Profitable Arizona MMJ Businesses

Canadian weed? It’s supposed to be pretty good.But Arizona medical marijuana? Super profitable. Ask the people from a Toronto firm who recently announced the “acquisition” — with caveats and disclaimers — of two Mesa dispensaries.


Investment Experts Predict Explosive Year for Cannabis

Although the legal cannabis industry is still in its infancy, it’s already delivering tremendous results. According to tech financial guru Michael A. Robinson, the cannabis industry has been one of the fastest growing sectors in the stock market.

Kyle Kushman's Ventures in Vegas with GrowBLOX Sciences

Kyle Kushman’s Ventures in Vegas with GrowBLOX Sciences

With 13 Medical Cannabis Cups to his name, Kyle Kushman is a prolific cultivator. Strains and genetics are his passion and the host of The Grow Show podcast and High Times columnist loves to share his knowledge.

Terra Tech TRTC and KCSA and IVXX Agreement

Terra Tech Announces Opening of Fourth Nevada-based Medical Cannabis Dispensary

Terra Tech Corp. (OTCQX: TRTC) (“Terra Tech”) or (the “Company”), a vertically integrated cannabis-focused agriculture company, today announced that its new Blüm dispensary, located at 1085 South Virginia Street, Reno, Nevada, will open to patients on Monday, January 2nd, 2017 at 9:00 AM Pacific Time.

Cannabis Science

Cannabis Science Orders Multiple Greenhouse Structures for its 2nd Pilot 33,000 Sq. Ft. Drug Development Facility Buildout in Douglas County, Nevada

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 21, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC PINK: CBIS), a U.S. company specializing in the development of cannabinoid-based medications, has started work on its second 33,000 sq. ft. pilot cannabinoid drug development and manufacturing facility in Douglas County, Nevada.

Nevada Dispesary Association

The Nevada Dispensary Association Releases Informative Patient Update Following the Passage of Question 2 in Nevada

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The recent passage of Question 2 in Nevada, which makes recreational marijuana legal for adults 21 years of age and older as well as seeks to establish a system in which marijuana is regulated and taxed similarly to alcohol, raises questions for medical marijuana patients, including about whether they should renew their patient card.

Freedom Leaf

Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTC PINK: FRLF) The Marijuana Legalization Company Launches FLI Agency: A Full Service Marketing Agency and Talent Management Division

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Clifford J. Perry, CEO and Co-Founder of Freedom Leaf, Inc., The Marijuana Legalization Company™” (OTC PINK: FRLF), announced today that the company has launched the FLI Agency, a full service marketing and talent agency and has signed the popular band, Los Marijuanos, which it calls the “House Band of the Marijuana Legalization Movement”.™


mCig, Inc. Releases August October 2016 Quarterly Financial Results

HENDERSON, Nev., Dec. 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — mCig, Inc. (OTCQB: MCIG), a diversified company servicing the legal cannabis, hemp, and CBD markets announced today that it will be filing its second quarter financial report with SEC after the close of financial markets on Monday, December 12, 2016.

Freedom Leaf

Freedom Leaf Announces New Medical Advisory Board Members: Dr. Robert Melamede, Ph.D. and Dr. David Barton, MD., As It Plans For New Products In US and Internationally

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Clifford J. Perry CEO of Freedom Leaf, Inc. “The Marijuana Legalization Company™” (OTC PINK: FRLF) announced today that Dr. Robert Melamede, Ph.D. and Dr. David J. Barton, MD are joining the company’s new medical advisory board.


mCig Subsidiary, Scalable Solutions Chosen As The Exclusive Distributor For Sangreen Green Houses

Nov. 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — mCig, Inc. (OTCQB: MCIG), a diversified company serving the legal cannabis, hemp, and CBD markets, updates shareholders from the Las Vegas Conference on an industry changing deal that Scalable Solutions has signed an exclusive agreement with Sangreen International Agricultural Technology Co, one of the premier greenhouse manufacturers in the World.

Wana Brands

Wana Brands Top Selling Products Now Available in Nevada

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Leading infused products producer Wana Brands’ most popular products, including their mixed Hybrid, Indica and Sativa Sour Gummies, Watermelon Gummies and Peach Gummies are now available in Nevada through a partnership with CWNevada, a vertically integrated cannabis company operating in Pahrump and Las Vegas, Nevada.


After 8 Marijuana Initiative Wins, Investors Gather in Vegas to Deploy Capital

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — On the heels of marijuana legalization wins in California, Nevada, Massachusetts and Maine and medical marijuana victories is Florida, Arkansas, North Dakota, and Montana, more than 250 high net worth investors from around the world will gather in Las Vegas, NV for the first post-election gathering of cannabis investors.

Good Chemistry

Good Chemistry Nurseries Enters Nevada market

RENO, Nev., Nov. 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — On the heels of Nevada’s decision to legalize recreational Cannabis use, Good Chemistry Nurseries is bringing its award-winning nursery system and world-class product to Nevada with the launch of a new Reno production facility that will service dispensaries throughout the state. The announcement was made today by company founder & CEO Matthew Huron.

Tap Into New England’s Cannabis Jackpot in Vegas

Tap Into New England’s Cannabis Jackpot in Vegas

On Nov. 16, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit will talk Massachusetts and Maine at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, taking on the future of recreational marijuana in New England.

Journey into the Endocannabinoid System

Journey into the Endocannabinoid System

From children with seizures to athletes with joint pain, people are using cannabis to cope effectively. This one herb and its variety of therapeutic compounds seem to affect every aspect of our bodies and minds. How is this possible?

AR: Voters could legalize marijuana for quarter of all Americans

Voters Could Legalize Marijuana For Quarter of All Americans

Potential victories in Arizona, Nevada, Massachusetts and Maine would fill in much of the rest of the West and extend recreational use to the Northeast. Opinion polls show voters favoring the initiative in all five states.In addition, measures to legalize medical marijuana or expand its use are on the ballot in North Dakota, Montana, Arkansas and Florida.


In Nevada, Voters Argue Over Marijuana’s Impact on Kids And The Economy

As Nevadans vote on Question 2, supporters and opponents debate the impact of legalized recreational marijuana on children, while a study predicts the new industry could substantially boost the state’s economy, according to Esquire.com.


Cannabis Industry Awards To Be Announced November 15, 2016

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 7, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Marijuana Investor Summit has announced that it will be holding the annual Cannabis Industry Awards on Tuesday, November 15 at The World of Cannabis conference in the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Consumption Ban

Voters in Nine States Will Decide Whether to Roll Back Marijuana Prohibition on Tuesday

WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Voters in nine states will decide whether to roll back marijuana prohibition on Tuesday, marking the biggest Election Day in history for marijuana policy reform.

Learn How to Fund Your Cannabis Business

Learn How to Fund Your Cannabis Business

Are you an entrepreneur eager to fund your cannabis business? Needless to say, banks are not going to be your first choice. How can you raise capital legally and then bank the money you make?

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