MJ Freeway Sponsors National Cannabis Industry Association Events In Oregon And Washington

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WASHINGTON: MJ Freeway will sponsor next week’s National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) Cannabis Industry Reception in Portland, OR and Washington Educational Series Event in Seattle, WA. 

Bellmawr, NJ Medical Marijuana Dispensary Reps Answer Public's Questions

Representatives from Compassionate Sciences reported to Thursday's borough council meeting, answering questions on the future facility's proximity an elementary school.

NEW JERSEY: With plans to open the second medical marijuana dispensary in South Jersey, representatives from Compassionate Sciences reported to Thursday’s borough council meeting, answering questions on the future facility’s proximity an elementary school, as well as security and quality of life issues.

Canada Chocolate Factory May Get New Life As Marijuana Farm

The company, which expects to hear back from regulators soon, plans to spend about C$1.5 million ($1.45 million) retrofitting the old chocolate factory.

COLORADO: A Canadian start-up wants to turn an empty chocolate factory in eastern Ontario into a production facility for medical marijuana, a possible boost for a local economy that has been hurting since the landmark Hershey plant shut down in 2008.

Carbondale, CO Marijuana Dispensary Law Takes Effect Oct. 1

The law also establishes fees for applying for a license to operate ($5,000), or renew that license ($500), as well as transferring ownership, modification of the premises and other acts.

COLORADO:  It’s official: This is the first town in Garfield County to enact laws allowing an array of marijuana-related businesses to open shop here, as permitted under a state constitutional amendment approved last year by Colorado voters.

Marijuana Investors Commit More Than $1 Million After Denver Meeting

22 companies — including four that are directly involved in marijuana sales or cultivation, a first for the group — made pitches to ArcView members on Tuesday. Dayton said those pitches ranged from requests of $100,000 to one for $24 million.

COLORADO:  Denver meeting of a marijuana industry investment group resulted in more than $1 million in new money being pumped into cannabis businesses, the group announced Wednesday.

Marijuana Investors Commit More Than $1 Million After Denver Meeting

COLORADO:  Denver meeting of a marijuana industry investment group resulted in more than $1 million in new money being pumped into cannabis businesses, the group announced Wednesday.

For Marijuana Entrepreneurs, Sticky Red Tape Remains In Colorado

Would-be pot backers are still being blocked by a Colorado rule that requires investors to qualify as state residents for three years before making equity investments in the marijuana business—a restriction that doesn’t apply to other industries.

COLORADO: Once a quarter for the past two years, the ArcView Angel Investor Network plays matchmaker between individuals curious about investing in the newly legal marijuana market and pot entrepreneurs who need capital to expand. Skeptical financiers at each of these pitch sessions have had to price in an enormous risk: that even with more states Read the full article…

Colorado Introduces New Standards For Marijuana-Infused Food

The first edible marijuana products have arrived in Washington and will be coming to Vancouver’s two marijuana shops as early as this week.

COLORADO: Among other new regulations for medical and recreational marijuana sales, Colorado recently created labeling, packaging, and safety standards for marijuana-infused food. For the most part, regulators, food manufacturers, and cannabis testing labs all seem to agree that they’re a step in the right direction.