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Today's Difficulties Launching a Cannabusiness

The cannabis industry is indeed the fastest growing in the United States.

The ArcView Group, an Oakland-based cannabis investment and research firm, says it grew 74% between 2013 and 2014… 370 more words

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New IRS Memo has Cannabusinesses Worried

You could be running an illegal operation but according to the IRS you still have to pay taxes.

This little known provision in the federal tax code 280E is the bane of cannabis business owners.  348 more words

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Florida Could Expand Medical Marijuana Program

Florida legislators may be warming to the idea of medical marijuana

Several lawmakers recently said they would be open to expanding the program but want to wait until the current, very limited law is put in place. 334 more words

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Hiring in the Cannabis Industry

One of the most important aspects of any startup is the people behind it.

It’s the people that really make a venture succeed or fail. In the cannabis industry hiring the right executive, grower or budtender is pivotal, particularly in an industry that has many regulations, and in fact is still illegal under federal law. 342 more words

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Researchers Struggle for Access to Potent Marijuana

Scientists researching the uses of medical Marijuana, as well as the impacts of the plant on the human body/mind have finally won a long fought battle to have a wider variety of product with which to research. 322 more words

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CNN High Profit Marijuana Series Presents Americas next Marijuana Moguls

Brian Rogers and Caitlin McGuire seem like any other small business owners — polite, hardworking and passionate about what they do. But there’s the potential for things to get a little awkward when the conversation turns from “hi”s to highs. 812 more words


CNN Dr. Sanjay Gupta: It's time for a medical marijuana revolution. The time is now.

In the op-ed pages of the newspapers, and on the state ballots in nearly half the country. In the politicians who once preferred to play it safe with this explosive issue but are now willing to stake their political futures on it. 1,299 more words