Monthly Archives: March 2015

Arizonans for Responsible Legalization Submit Initiative for Legal Recreational Marijuana

Arizonans for Responsible Legalization filed its organization documents Friday. The group plans a signature-gathering effort to get a marijuana legalization measure on the 2016 ballot.

Arizonans for Responsible Legalization, said it would not offer details of its plan until it unveils the initiative language. “Arizonans for Responsible Legalization is committed to common sense regulation of the marijuana industry and ensuring […]

By |March 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Marijuana Chemist Needed for Unexpected Boom in Marijuana Industry

With marijuana legalization seemingly sweeping the nation, the need for more precise testing and cannabinoid profiling has significantly increased the demand for chemist to conduct the specialized work.

At the American Chemical Society‚Äôs spring conference in Denver, on 23 March, scientist discussed the need for developments in understanding marijuana compounds and chemistry. The future of the marijuana chemist was […]

By |March 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

‘Bud & Breakfasts’ Newest Trend in Marijuana Retail Industries

Bud & Breakfasts are amongst the newest trends popping up in Washington and Colorado, as retail marijuana tourism continues to grow.

While cannabis tourism is a definite draw for vacationers heading to Washington or Colorado, current laws prohibit public consumption of cannabis products. This creates a dilemma for those visiting from out of state, making it legal to purchase […]

By |March 22nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Nation’s First Government Ran Marijuana Store Opens in Washington

While government owned and operated liquor stores are now a part of the states history, the first government owned and operated marijuana store in the nation opened in Washington this week.

The city of North Bonneville, which is situated just across the Columbia River from Oregon, opened Cannabis Corner in hopes of creating some city revenue by taking advantage […]

By |March 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

CCG Executive Director to Speak at Cannabis Business Summit

Canna Consulting Group Director Karl Keich will be one of the distinguished speakers at this years Cannabis Business Summit being held in Seattle.

The conference will be held at Bell Harbor International Conference Center on March 16-18 in downtown Seattle, and will cover a number of important topics including: Cultivating Profits in a Regulated World, Employee Law, Sustainable Approaches […]

By |March 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Federal Police Confiscate 15 Tons of Marijuana

Federal police confiscated 15 tons of marijuana from a truck crossing into the U.S. from Mexico at Otay Mesa boarder crossing, making it the second largest boarder crossing marijuana seizure in the U.S. The estimated street value was $18.96 million.

The truck attempting to smuggle in the 15 tons of contraband from Mexico to California was labeled as a mattress […]

By |March 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|