Marijuana Myths Scuttle Richmond Dispensary

According to Myrick, neighbors felt the pot club would make problems with hard drug dealing and prostitution in the industrial area worse.

CALIFORNIA: Aspiring marijuana entrepreneurs would do well to study the story of “Richmond Compassionate Care” in the San Francisco-Bay Area.

Easton Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Provides Update on Its Medical Marijuana Initiatives

Oregon city approves taxes on medical and recreational marijuana.

CANADA: Easton Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC:EAPH), a specialty pharmaceutical company that designs, develops, and markets a premium array of topically-delivered therapeutic healthcare products, today announced updates to its Canadian and United States Medical Marijuana initiatives.

DC’s Rabbi of Medical Marijuana Opens Takoma Wellness Center

“The mood of the nation has changed,” Rabbi Kahn said. “The vast majority of Americans agree with Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s CNN Special that marijuana is real medicine.”

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Rabbi Jeffrey and Stephanie Kahn’s years-long dream to provide medical marijuana to DC patients is now a reality. Last week, the family-owned and operated Takoma Wellness Center opened its doors to the very first Department of Health registered medical marijuana patients. The center, which plans to give 100% of profits to local charities, was Read the full article…

Colorado Marijuana Dispensary Names Cannabis Strain After CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta

Dr. Gupta joins other notables like Luke Skywalker and Connie Chung to have Nugs named after them.

COLORADO: Joining a long list of celebrities like Willie Nelson and Barack Obama who have namesake cannabis strains, a new type of medical marijuana –  Gupta Kush - has been named after CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta.

Marijuana Entrepreneurs Line Up to Cash In

WASHINGTON: Jim Willett has never smoked pot. His teenage sons think he’s a square. A former Navy pilot, Willett spent a year flying drug interdiction patrols along the Washington coast, checking for ships carrying bales of marijuana. For the graying retiree, voting against the state’s legalization of recreational weed last fall was pretty much a given.

Marijuana Entrepreneurs Line Up to Cash In

Jim Willett, photographed at his home in Woodinville, is investing in “everything but the [marijuana] plant.”

WASHINGTON: Jim Willett has never smoked pot. His teenage sons think he’s a square. A former Navy pilot, Willett spent a year flying drug interdiction patrols along the Washington coast, checking for ships carrying bales of marijuana. For the graying retiree, voting against the state’s legalization of recreational weed last fall was pretty much a given.

U.S. Regulators Warn Marijuana Scams Growing Like Weeds

Financial and Banking regulations may keep legal marijuana business all cash

NEW YORK: Investors in marijuana-related stocks may see their profits go up in smoke, U.S. regulators said on Tuesday.The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Wall Street’s industry-funded watchdog, warned that scammers have been targeting investors attempting to tap into the growing U.S. marijuana industry. Nearly 20 states permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes, and voters Read the full article…

Marijuana: Inside recreational and medical draft rules

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COLORADO: The rule making surrounding Amendment 64 is in full swing at the state level. The Department of Revenue has released a set of draft rule changes and clarifications for a huge chunk of medical marijuana law, as well as draft regs regarding the recreational cannabis industry.