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Cash Dilemma of California’s Pot Dispensaries

Cash Dilemma of California’s Pot Dispensaries

Weed may be legal in two-thirds of the United States for medical purposes, recreational use, or both, but any profits are still drug monies under federal law. Until the federal government changes its stance on marijuana, companies that operate legally, in states that allow cannabis sales, must work on a cash-only basis. This puts them at immense risk of theft, […]

August 31, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Surprisingly, these 2 popular marijuana products won’t be legal in Canada

Surprisingly, these 2 popular marijuana products won’t be legal in Canada

After months of debate between Canada’s Senate and its House of Commons, and following years of promises from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, our neighbor to the north stands on the verge of becoming the first industrialized country in the world to legalize recreational marijuana. Subsequent to the passage of the Cannabis Act on June 19, Trudeau set a date of Oct. […]

August 28, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Marijuana use is rising among pregnant patients. Not so fast, doctors warn

Marijuana use is rising among pregnant patients. Not so fast, doctors warn

Marijuana may be losing its image as a dangerous drug, but mounting research suggests women should steer clear of it if they are pregnant or breastfeeding, according to new recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics. The advice comes as more than half of the states, including California, have legalized marijuana for medical or recreational use. Growing acceptance of the drug has […]

August 28, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
From Forbes: U.S. Senate Votes To Legalize Hemp After Decades-Long Ban Under Marijuana Prohibition

From Forbes: U.S. Senate Votes To Legalize Hemp After Decades-Long Ban Under Marijuana Prohibition

From Forbes: U.S. Senate Votes To Legalize Hemp After Decades-Long Ban Under Marijuana Prohibition From Forbes.com: The non-psychoactive cannabis cousin of marijuana would finally become legal to grow in the United States under a bill overwhelmingly approved by the Senate. The wide-ranging agriculture and food policy legislation known as the Farm Bill, passed by a vote of 86 – 11 on Thursday, contains provisions to […]

July 2, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Brian Athaide Appointed TGOD’s CEO, Julia Golubovskaya Appointed Interim CFO

Brian Athaide Appointed TGOD’s CEO, Julia Golubovskaya Appointed Interim CFO

Brian Athaide Appointed TGOD’s CEO, Julia Golubovskaya Appointed Interim CFO The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX:TGOD) (US:TGODF) reports the resignation of CEO, Co-Chairman & Director, Mr. Robert Anderson, effective immediately, due to health concerns. To ensure an orderly transition and continued rapid execution on the Company’s business strategy, the Board has appointed Mr. Brian Athaide, TGOD’s current CFO, to […]

July 2, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Marijuana Stocks Seeing Big Gains This Week

Marijuana Stocks Seeing Big Gains This Week

Marijuana Stocks Seeing Big Gains This Week The marijuana market has remained incredibly lucrative for those who have chosen to get in over the course of the past several years, but with new legal measures going into place around the world to allow its use, it seems as though this is only the beginning. One of the most popular ways […]

July 1, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Master grower, Jon Bent, and some of his marijuana plants, Wednesday, July 12, 2017. (Trevor Hagan for Bloomberg)

Canada’s Golden Leaf Wants to Carpet the U.S. With Pot Retail Stores

Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd. is taking the first step to becoming the Starbucks or McDonald’s of weed, even though marijuana remains illegal across much of the U.S. The cannabis company has opened a chain of marijuana stores in Oregon called Chalice Farms. And now venture firm BlackShire Capital has signed a letter of intent to franchise the model, setting the stage for stores […]

March 29, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing