Learn about the current state of the cannabis industry stock market, how it might change, and some helpful advice for potential investors. written by: Ross Scully According to the 2016 Marijuana Business Factbook, the cannabis industry could potentially pump up to $44 billion annually into the US’s economy by 2020, provided that current trends continue. Considering … [Read more...] about Cannabis Stocks 101: What to Know Before Investing
New York — After a 12-year battle with debilitating abdominal conditions that forced her to stop working, marijuana has helped Lynn Sabulski feel well enough to look for a job. Sabulski is among nearly 14,000 patients in New York state who are certified to use medical marijuana for one of 10 conditions, including her primary diagnosis, inflammatory bowel disease. … [Read more...] about Can Marijuana Ease The Opioid Epidemic?
Marijuana is easily one of the world’s most controversial plants and, in the U.S., has endured a particularly rocky history. While smoking marijuana was once viewed as an act of political dissidence against the Vietnam War, today the plant is recognized as an invaluable medicine and smoking-hot commodity that’s generated billions of dollars in revenue in states … [Read more...] about America’s Burgeoning Cannabis Industry And The Road To Public Acceptance
Vice, Hypocrisy… and Money By Brian Maher www.dailyreckoning.com "Prison contractors fear legalization reduces demand for their facilities. Alcohol companies don’t want the competition. Big Pharma would prefer pain-sufferers take Advil or oxycodone. Et cetera, et cetera. Et cetera, et cetera…" When virtue and money clash, guess which wins? It’s America, … [Read more...] about Great article by Brian Maher “Vice, Hypocrisy… and Money”
A new analysis of marijuana legislation offers a framework for states that are considering legalizing the drug and want to protect public health, rather than corporate profits. … [Read more...] about If legalizing pot, consider health, not profits, analysis says