Cannabis Investments Increase Nearly 600% Internationally

Compared to the first five weeks of 2017, this year’s investments represent nearly 600 percent growth. The cannabis industry registered US$1.23 billion in investments during January alone, according to Viridian Cannabis Deal Tracker – almost the total amount of money invested in the industry throughout 2016, which was US$1.29 billion. Compared to the first five weeks of 2017, this year’s investments […]

New Hampshire Medical Marijuana Continues To Grow Significantly

In the nearly two years since medical marijuana dispensaries first opened in New Hampshire, the program has grown significantly, and the list of qualifying conditions is expanding. Kaylee Huckins, 43, said she has had to deal with intense pain from bladder disease. She tried standard medications, but nothing seemed to […]

These 12 States Could Pass Marijuana Laws This Year

The post These 12 States Could Pass Marijuana Laws This Year appeared first on High Times. Quite a few states could pass marijuana laws this year. Legalization has been a slow but steady process in recent years. In particular, 2016 was a big year for the movement. During elections that […]

Las Vegas Airport Adds Amnesty Boxes For Dropping Marijuana Before Flights

What happens in Vegas really can stay in Vegas. Tourists catching a flight out of Sin City can now dump their leftover legal marijuana in metal containers set up at the airport. The 10 green bins dubbed “amnesty boxes” prevent federal transportation agents from finding pot on passengers during security […]

Oregon Officials Struggle To ID Which Cannabis Sites Are Legal

An Oregon sheriff and district attorney blasted efforts to regulate legalized cannabis, saying Tuesday the state is allowing black market operations to proliferate. The issue is especially sensitive because U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently allowed federal prosecutors more leeway to pursue federal anti-marijuana laws in states like Oregon that have […]

A New Members Only Cannabis Lounge Opens Today In Denver

A new club that welcomes social cannabis smoking, vaporizing and dabbing will open today, February 22, in RiNo — but it won’t be part of the City of Denver’s Cannabis Consumption Establishment license program. At Tetra 9 Private Lounge and Garden, located at 3039 Walnut Street, members will be able to consume […]