cannabis

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. | After long wait, 1st legal pot shops on East Coast to open

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — A Massachusetts city with a youthful vibe and eclectic mix of culture is about to be home to the nation’s first legal recreational marijuana sellers east of Colorado. An existing medical marijuana dispensary in Northampton is opening within days for anyone 21 or older looking for a range of cannabis-infused products. A … Continue reading NORTHAMPTON, Mass. | After long wait, 1st legal pot shops on East Coast to open

California News: AG Xavier Becerra Announces 52 Arrests Across 40 Counties as Part of Statewide Campaign to Combat Illegal Cannabis Grows

AG Announces Results of Multi-Agency 12-week Statewide Operation SAN DIEGO, CA – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra yesterday announced the arrest of 52 individuals as part of the Campaign Against Marijuana Planting (CAMP) Program, which is the largest illegal marijuana eradication program in the nation.  This year, CAMP eradicated 614,267 plants in over 254 illegal … Continue reading California News: AG Xavier Becerra Announces 52 Arrests Across 40 Counties as Part of Statewide Campaign to Combat Illegal Cannabis Grows

LOS ANGELES | Many California marijuana products failing safety tests

LOS ANGELES — Nearly 20 percent of marijuana products in California have failed tests for potency and purity since the state started requiring the checks on July 1, a failure rate some in the industry say has more to do with unrealistic standards and technical glitches than protecting consumer safety. The testing has been especially … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Many California marijuana products failing safety tests

Cannabis News: Apex Trading Helps Cannabis Producers Move Product for Less

DENVER, CO – Apex Trading, a technology company with the goal of being the cannabis industry standard for wholesale transactions, announced today that it has completed its Apex Trading Custom Storefront beta test.  After having been rolled out to a dozen cultivation and extraction businesses of various sizes and needs, the software is now launching … Continue reading Cannabis News: Apex Trading Helps Cannabis Producers Move Product for Less

Colorado News: Mayors Form First-of-its-Kind Coalition to Push for Marijuana Regulation Reform in Congress

BOSTON, MA – With an increasing amount of states and local governments taking their first steps into the new frontier of legalized marijuana, governments need Federal marijuana regulatory reforms in order to safely and thoughtfully implement the will of their voters. At the 86th annual meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Boston, Mayor … Continue reading Colorado News: Mayors Form First-of-its-Kind Coalition to Push for Marijuana Regulation Reform in Congress

The Latest: California’s legal pot buyers embrace regulation

LOS ANGELES/January 01, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on recreational marijuana sales in California (all times local): 10:15 a.m. Customers who lined up early to purchase recreational marijuana legally for the first time in California say they’re happy cannabis is now regulated. Sixty-one-year-old Ellen St. Peter and her 23-year-old son, Bryce, were among the first customers Monday … Continue reading The Latest: California’s legal pot buyers embrace regulation

Customers line up for broad legal pot sales in California

LOS ANGELES/January 01, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Customers hoping to be among the first in California to purchase marijuana legally lined up early Monday, as the arrival of the new year brought with it broad legalization of cannabis, two decades after the state was the first to allow pot for medical use. Just after midnight, some raised joints … Continue reading Customers line up for broad legal pot sales in California