Andy discusses medical marijuana and the transition to a recreational market with KETV.
Andy talks to the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union about the different options for patients in Colorado, including a variety of ingestion methods.
Kayvan breaks down what a Colorado medical marijuana center looks like for a reporter from Illinois, where MMJ is soon to be a reality.
The Guardian looks at LED lighting technology and how it can be applied to medical marijuana.
"The True Story Of The Great Marijuana Crash Of 2011" looks at the industry side of the MMJ market and how it has evolved.
Ean discusses frustrations regarding basic financial services and tax issues.
On the heels of big news regarding banking, Kayvan talks about a frustrating sequence of events with his own bank.
Banks are scared to work with MMJ businesses, and Kayvan explains why.
Andy is profiled in this look at various professions within the medical marijuana industry.
Kayvan comments on the language used as the federal government announces it won't sue to stop recreational use in Colorado.
Part three of the Business Insider piece lists the 29 tips for growing "the best marijuana in America".
Part two of the Business Insider piece takes you seed to sale at Denver Relief.
E15 travels to the U.S. to see a working medical marijuana dispensary.(Note: This article is in Czech)
"How To Sell Marijuana In America" focuses on the story of Denver Relief as told by Kayvan and the evolution of the business.
Denver Relief Blog
January 1st is fast approaching, with many medical marijuana centers clamoring to be ready for recreational sales. Like past licensing situations, it’s an arduous application process that Denver Relief has begun. We’re in line. That doesn’t mean, however, that we’ll be selling for adult-use come New Years Day. We’ll be continuing to adapt our current [...] Continue reading An Update on Recreational Sales
Amendment 64 passed last November and many in the medical marijuana industry breathed a sigh of relief. What had once been highly controversial – dispensaries in Colorado – was now the norm, with voters overwhelmingly approving the use of cannabis for adults over the age of 21. This came with one caveat: what would be [...] Continue reading Federal Raids: Denver Relief’s Response
NORML Blog, Marijuana Law Reform
On December 5th 1933 at exactly 5:32pm eastern standard time, Utah signed on as the last of the 36 states needed to ratify the 21st amendment, repealing the nation’s failed 13-year prohibition policy experiment banning the sale and use of alcohol nationwide. At 6:55 p.m., President Roosevelt signed an official proclamation announcing the nation’s new alcohol policy. It was clear to the public, and politicians of the day that alcohol prohibition had failed in everything it was trying to achieve. The 18th amendment led to widespread disrespect for the law, black […]
Washington state regulators are presently reviewing over 1,300 applications from would-be entrepreneurs seeking to engage in the state-licensed production and/or sale of cannabis and cannabis-infused products to those age 21 and over. Regulators began accepting applications for licenses in mid-November and will continue accepting applications until December 19. In Colorado, regulators began accepting similar applications for commercial cannabis licenses in October -- the first of which was approved in late November. Licensed cannabis operations are anticipated to be operational in Colorado on January 1, 2014.
Denver Post: News: Marijuana
Deputies who stopped two vehicles traveling together in western Colorado say a search turned up about 85 pounds of marijuana with a street value of about $225,000.
They can look like nondescript writing pens or asthma inhalers. Some resemble lip-gloss sticks and come in the same hot pink or sparkly purple as teenage girls' smartphone cases.
Cannabis News - Medical Marijuana, Hemp, Marijuana News, Cannabis
Portland became the first city on the East Coast to legalize the recreational use of marijuana, on Tuesday. Portland voters approved a citizens referendum that legalized the recreational use of marijuana in city limits by a vote of 9,921 to 4,823, according to unofficial results released by the city clerk Tuesday night. “Most Portlanders, like [...]
Oregon farmers could put in a crop of industrial hemp next spring if a panel of experts can satisfy federal officials with a set of tightly drawn rules. The committee of agricultural experts and state policy officials has been selected by the Oregon Department of Agriculture and will come together in December, the Oregonian reported [...]