Marijuana News

  • Where Do Entrepreneurs Want To Build Marijuana Dispensaries?

    Entrepreneurs want to build medical marijuana dispensaries pretty much everywhere in Maryland.The state’s medical marijuana commission on Tuesday released a geographic breakdown of the 811 dispensary applications it received earlier this month – an uptick from preliminary numbers... read more

    Friday, 27 November 2015
  • CCPR’s Richard Lee Endorses Rival California Legal Marijuana Measure

    A well-funded effort to legalize marijuana in California in 2016 justreceived a surprise endorsement from a key longtime movement has exclusively learned that Richard Lee, the founder of Oaksterdam University and the chief proponent of an earlier legalization... read more

    Wednesday, 25 November 2015
  • $20 For Seven Grams Of Marijuana At Participating Oregon Dispensaries On ‘Green Friday’

    I have never went out shopping on Black Friday. I have gone out to get food, like any other day, but I have never sat in line for deals or woke up early to get to stores when they open. I don’t need a new television every year. Plus I don’t like shopping at huge box stores theday... read more

    Monday, 23 November 2015
  • Lawmakers Tell Obama to Fire DEA Head Over Marijuana Comments

    A bipartisan group of members of Congress sent a letter to President Obama on Thursday demanding that he fire DEA head Chuck Rosenberg for calling medical marijuana a “joke.”Rosenberg’s “statements are indicative of a throwback ideology rootedin the failed War on Drugs,” the lawm... read more

    Friday, 20 November 2015
  • Prominent Latino And Latin American Activists To Attend Biennial 2015 International Drug Policy Reform Conference

    Nearly 1,500 people from around the country and abroad will gather together for the International Drug Policy Reform Conference in Arlington, VA November 18-21 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel.Thisyear, the Reform conference will put a special focus on the impact thatthe war... read more

    Tuesday, 17 November 2015
  • The 2015 Marijuana Business Conference And Expo Was Amazing

    I was lucky enough to attend the 2015 Marijuana Business Conference and Expo in Las Vegas this week, hosted by Marijuana Business Daily.There has literally never been an industry gathering of this magnitude ever, and I was happy to be able to go to it. I don’t get out to events t... read more

    Monday, 16 November 2015
  • Marijuana Industry Entrepreneurs Have Flooded Las Vegas

    I have spent the last day and a half in Las Vegas with my buddy Kaliko and Jay Smoker. There are several marijuana industry events taking place in Las Vegas this week. So many that I’m actually confused as to how many there are going on (or have gone on). It seems like everytime ... read more

    Friday, 13 November 2015
  • The History and Future of Glass and Glass Pipes.

    Glass has been used for both artistic and utilitarian purposes for almost 6000 years – understandably so, as it holds both aesthetic and functional value. In fact, many historians believe that the first true glass was created in the birthplace of humanity, Mesopotamia, in 3500 BC... read more

    Thursday, 12 November 2015
  • The South West Cannabis Conference Recap

    The South West Cannabis Conference + Expo promised to be the region’s most professional and educational medical cannabis conference to date. Given the grand expectations, the event coordinators still managed to underpromise and overdeliver. The Weedmaps event presence was especia... read more

    Thursday, 12 November 2015
  • New Jersey: Medical Marijuana Now Allowed In School For Special Needs Children

    The family of Genny Barbour may have found relief for their daughter in Gov. Chris Christie’s pen.Christie signed into law legislation that requires schools and facilities providing services to persons with developmental disabilitiesto adopt policies that allow qualifying patient... read more

    Wednesday, 11 November 2015