Activists hope to make Dunedin 'Cannabis capital'

Activist Julian Crawford hopes to make Dunedin, NZ 'Cannabis capital'

NEW ZEALAND: Marijuana legalization advocates in Dunedin have high hopes the city will become Dunsterdam, the cannabis capital of the South Pacific.

Activists hope to make Dunedin 'Cannabis capital'

Activist Julian Crawford hopes to make Dunedin, NZ 'Cannabis capital'

NEW ZEALAND: Marijuana legalization advocates in Dunedin have high hopes the city will become Dunsterdam, the cannabis capital of the South Pacific.

Herbal medicine wholesaler eyes Brockton for medical marijuana dispensary

John Greene of Plymouth, a nutritional consultant, has submitted applications to open medical marijuana dispensaries in Plymouth and Bristol counties.

MASSACHUSETTS: John Greene wants to open a medical marijuana dispensary to help people with serious illness avoid the suffering he watched his father endure in the weeks before he died from cancer.

Marijuana industry prepares for 2014, but is Colorado ready?

Kate Panetta of Natural Remedies, left, is preparing medical marijuana for a customer at the dispensary. Denver, Colorado. August 29, 2013.

COLORADO:  In four months, adults in Colorado will be able to walk into a store, plunk down cash and leave with a drug that used to land people in prison.

Department Of Justice Paves Way For Banks To Work With Pot Shops, Citing Public Safety

It is difficult to argue that any system that operates only in cash could be a "tightly regulated market in which revenues are tracked and account for."

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Financial institutions and other enterprises that do business with marijuana shops that are in compliance with state laws are unlikely to be prosecuted for money laundering or other federal crimes that could be brought under existing federal drug laws, a senior Department of Justice official said Thursday.

Marijuana Doesn't Just Sell Itself, As Marketers Face Resistance From Google, Media Companies

Judges can, and in cannabis cases often do, void contracts for violating federal policy.

NEW YORK: In spite of what you may think, legal pot doesn’t just sell itself, marijuana’s marketers are finding.

Worcester Man's Application for MMJ Dispensary Rejected 6 Days After Submission

Medical marijuana clones

MASSACHUSETTS:  A lawyer who hopes to open run a medical marijuana dispensary in Worcester county has received bad news: six days after submission, his application has been denied.

Medical Marijuana Packaging Supplier Responds to an Increase in Demand of Dispensary Supplies

Vials On Demand aims to support progress toward decriminalization by providing a “one-stop shop” to help customers meet all their production and packaging needs.

CALIFORNIA:  California dispensary supply and packaging company Vials On Demand has responded to recent developments in demand for medical marijuana packaging by moving to a new, much larger warehouse in order to better meet the producer’s every need. 

Medical Marijuana Packaging Supplier Responds to an Increase in Demand of Dispensary Supplies

Vials On Demand aims to support progress toward decriminalization by providing a “one-stop shop” to help customers meet all their production and packaging needs.

CALIFORNIA:  California dispensary supply and packaging company Vials On Demand has responded to recent developments in demand for medical marijuana packaging by moving to a new, much larger warehouse in order to better meet the producer’s every need.