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Marijuana Industry Looks to Get More Women, Minorities in the Pot Business

Compared with a year ago, times may seem tough for those banking on the legalization of marijuana. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has raised '"serious questions'" about legalization, appears less friendly to the cannabis industry than his predecessor. Even after the District of Columbia permitted recreational use of the drugin 2015, arrests in the city […]

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Categories: Jobs, Marijuana Industry, Nationwide

Jeff Sessions Slams Marijuana Legalization (Again)

The nation’s top law enforcer is continuingtospeak out against marijuana legalization. “I’ve never felt that we should legalize marijuana,” U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Wednesday. “It doesn’t strike me that the country would be better if it’s being sold on every street corner. We do know that legalization resultsin greater use.” While not […]

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Categories: Enforcement, Federal, Legalization, Legislation, Marijuana Industry, Nationwide

Senators Want Feds To Make Sure Dispensary Marijuana Is Safe

A powerful Senate panel is urging federal agencies to make a number of surprising marijuana moves, including launching an effort to test products sold at dispensaries in states where cannabishas been legalized. Concerned about a lack of data on the potency and purity of cannabis available to consumers, the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee is directing […]

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Categories: Cannabis Research, Enforcement, Federal, Health, marijuana testing, Nationwide

Calling All Marijuana Entrepreneurs: Shark Tank of Cannabis Wants You

Although more states have legalized recreational marijuana since Colorado became the first state to allow its sale, Colorado remains rich with some of the most innovative minds in the industry.On top of the nearly 1,500 licensed marijuana businesses in Colorado that actually touch the plant, there are hundreds of ancillary companies that work in consulting, […]

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Categories: Jobs, Marijuana Industry, marijuana sales, Nationwide

Sessions Looks Set to Back off His Marijuana Crackdown

Despite Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s well-knownanti-pot prejudices, a broad federal crackdown on marijuana in states that have legalized it seems unlikely in light of the recommendations from a Justice Department subcommittee charged with studying the issue. The Associated Pressreportsthat the panel, part of the DOJ’s Task Force on Crime Reduction and Public Safety, “has come […]

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Categories: Dispensaries, Economy, Legalization, Legislation, Marijuana Industry, Nationwide

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