Chart of the Week: Ample Inventory, Knowledgeable Budtenders Critical for Rec Customers

By Becky Olson

Recreational marijuana legalization has brought more new cannabis users into the fold than ever before, creating a burgeoning market in states that have launched adult-use sales.

So what are these consumers looking for when visiting a licensed … Read the article

Ontario Tribe Getting Into Medical Cannabis Cultivation

The Wahgoshig First Nation tribe in the Canadian province of Ontario has inked an agreement to start a medical marijuana grow on its reservation.

The deal represents a significant economic development investment for the tribe and provides critical funding for … Read the article

Cannabis Business Course Goes Online

The Cannabis Career Institute (CCI) and Dunlap-Stone University, an online university in Phoenix, announced Sunday that they have collaborated on a nationally accredited online cannabis-education program entitled “The Modern Cannabis Industry,” which begins Dec. 10.

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Rihanna Denies Launch of Branded Marijuana Line

Earlier this month several sources reported that Barbadian pop star Rihanna, who already sidelines as an actress, creative director of Puma, and owner of a beauty agency, supposedly revealed during an appearance at the High Times Cannabis Cup … Read the article

Will the Next Wave of Medical States Undo the Coats Decision?

Many people remember the Colorado Supreme Court’s decision Coats v. Dish Network on June 15, 2015, as a blow to the rights of medical marijuana patients.

Brandon Coats, a quadriplegic, had obtained a medical marijuana card and used marijuana at … Read the article

Michigan Court Rules Smoking Marijuana in Car Not Protected by Law

A Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled 2-1 that smoking marijuana inside of a parked car is not protected under Michigan’s Medical Marijuana Act.

According to WZZM, the case stems from a 2013 incident where medical marijuana patient Robert … Read the article

MassRoots Makes Top 10 in Extreme Tech Challenge, to Present on Stage at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) on January 8th

DENVER, Nov. 30, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB: MSRT), one of the largest and fastest growing social networks for cannabis consumers, is pleased to announce it is one of the top 10 semi-finalists in the Extreme Tech ChallengeRead the article

Dropleaf and Julian Marley’s JUJU Royal Announces It Will Contribute 1% of Annual Sales to Charity

DENVER, Nov. 30, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Dropleaf, the brand management firm that has obtained the exclusive rights to the Julian Marley JUJU Royal brand, has announced it will begin making charitable contributions to the Weed for Warriors Project on … Read the article

Doctors Pushing Medical Marijuana Boundaries

 

Dr. Bodo Schneider’s clinics in southern Illinois and suburban Chicago have brought in tons of medical marijuana patients thanks to the definite marijuana friendly atmosphere; the green slogan reads “WE’ED like to be your doctor!” Dr. Anthony Anzalone from New … Read the article

Marijuana Potency And Its Effects on The Brain

 

There has been an ongoing debate over whether or not marijuana actually has long-term effects on a person neurologically and/or psychologically. Some studies have suggested that marijuana is linked to psychotic symptoms and many studies have found that it is … Read the article