Saturday, August 18, 2018
Edibles or bud

Cannabis Consumers Seeking Edibles over Smokable Products, Report Indicates

Deloitte, a multinational network of consultants, accountants, and financial advisors, has released a 2018 report on the business of cannabis. The report paints a...
California marijuana dispensaries reducing prices

California Dispensaries Are Slashing Prices to Empty Inventory before New Regulations

California’s legal marijuana market changed significantly on July 1, 2018, when new testing regulations took effect. Dispensaries across the state had noncompliant inventory that...
Senate Committee Kills Bill Protecting Banks Serving Marijuana Businesses

Senate Committee Kills Amendment that Would Protect Banks that Serve Cannabis Businesses

In June, a U.S. Senate committee voted against moving forward on an amendment that would have offered protection to financial institutions that did business...
New York Marijuana Market Could be Worth 3.1 Billion

New York’s Legal Marijuana Market Could Be Worth an Estimated $3.1B, Says NYC Comptroller

In May, New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer released a report arguing for legalization of adult-use marijuana in New York. As may be...
economic reasons to legalize marijuana

5 Economic Incentives for the Legalization of Cannabis

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Oregon growing too much marijuana

Is Oregon Growing Too Much Marijuana?

The Oregon Liquor Control Commission, which regulates the state’s legal marijuana market, has released information that shows that the state has an oversupply of...
California marijuana sales

California’s Marijuana Tax Revenue Exceeded $60.9 Million in Q1 2018

In a May 11 press release, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) announced how much sales tax cannabis brought to the...

Maine employers are prohibited from refusing employees due to off-duty cannabis use

In Maine, adult-use marijuana has been legal since the beginning of 2017, although implementation of the law was postponed until early 2018. One question...
DC popup marijuana markets

You Can Receive Marijuana as a ‘Gift’ in DC’s Underground Popup Markets

As any capitalist can tell you, the market finds a way. Washington, D.C., has a marijuana law that allows for private consumption but not...

World’s First Cannabis Bank Becomes One Step Closer in California

At the end of May, the California state senate took the historic step of passing SB-930, a bill to create one or more marijuana...