Fraudsters Target Pot Stocks

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  Wall Street cops are scrambling to weed out fraudsters preying on the fledgling world of corporate marijuana as voters legalize the drug in more states and cities. Publicly traded cannabis businesses are a new vehicle for stock scammers promising big returns. And the number of cases could grow as more regions loosen Read the full article…

The First Pot Stock Billionaire Says His Penny Stock Could Be A Little High

NEVADA:  You have probably never heard of Bart Mackay, a 57-year-old Las Vegas lawyer who works on various ventures like Dot Vegas, which operates the .Vegas top-level domain. But on paper, Mackay is the first pot stock billionaire. Mackay’s holdings in CannaVest, which bills itself as the world’s leading hemp-based investment company, are valued at Read the full article…