3 Must-Dos to Prepare for When Cannabis Is Federally Legal

Image credit: sand86 | Getty Images BY: Dasheeda Dawson On August 1, 2017, Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) introduced The Marijuana Justice Act,  an unprecedented bill that, if passed, would legalize marijuana nationwide. Although most regard the bill as “unpassable”, current cannabis industry entrepreneurs should have at least been prompted to consider the…

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5 Brilliant Marijuana Business Ideas Killed By Red Tape

Bureaucratic red tape and onerous rules are stifling innovation in cannabis industry. By: Hilary Bricken Photo by Image Source/Getty Images Though we very much want states  to follow the federal government’s “robust regulation” directives in the 2013 Cole Memo, we can’t help but bemoan when “robust” state cannabis regulations take the…

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Mexico Legalizes MMJ

By Lisa Rough A decree issued by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto today confirmed that Mexico has legalized cannabis for medicinal use after overwhelming support from Mexico’s Lower House of Congress. First reported by Jon Hiltz at Marijuana.com, the decree arrived after months of speculation. Peña Nieto was once a vehement opponent…

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