Medical Marijuana News By US State:

May 5, 2014

Sales Tax Creates Rift Among San Jose Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

By Fred Dreier Bad blood is brewing in San Jose, California, between medical marijuana dispensaries that pay the city's sales tax and those that do not. Some entrepreneurs have recently [click to continue...]

May 2, 2014

Marijuana Credit Co-Ops Proposed

Legislators in Colorado have crafted a bill that would create local financial-services cooperatives for legal marijuana businesses, taking a page from the credit union model. But the bill would require [click to continue...]

May 2, 2014

Week in Review: Another 1st for Cannabis Industry + Partnership Fizzles & Edibles Controversy Grows

By Chris Walsh A notable television ad, the end of a dispute between two well-known cannabis companies and controversy over edibles in Colorado. It was an eventful week in the [click to continue...]

May 1, 2014

Eastern Washington Cannabis Growers Face Hydration Hurdle

Marijuana growers in eastern Washington could see their profits dry up due to water restrictions. In the state's agricultural region east of the Cascade Mountains, much of the irrigation water [click to continue...]

May 1, 2014

$9M in Startup Costs for MA Dispensary

Starting a medical marijuana business in Massachusetts is not for the faint of wallet. A company that received two of the 20 provisional dispensary licenses awarded by the state anticipates [click to continue...]

April 30, 2014

Dixie Holdings and Medical Marijuana Inc. Settle Legal Dispute

Two well-known companies in the cannabis industry have resolved a year-long legal dispute. Dixie Holdings - which owns Dixie Elixirs and Edibles - and Medical Marijuana Inc. announced that they [click to continue...]

April 30, 2014

Guest Column: How to Break Through Real Estate Roadblocks in the Marijuana Industry

By Matt Walstatter One of the biggest challenges my wife and I faced when opening our dispensary in Portland, Oregon, was finding a location. From July through October of last [click to continue...]

April 30, 2014

Canadian Cannabis Growers Report Huge Demand

The rapid growth of Canada's medical marijuana market is outpacing the expectations of some of the country's largest cultivation companies. Tweed Inc., a large grower based in Smith Falls, Ontario, [click to continue...]

April 29, 2014

New Edibles Regulations Possible in Colorado

Several high-profile incidents involving edibles in Colorado could lead to changes in regulations covering infused products. The state has set up a working group that will meet Wednesday to "discuss [click to continue...]

April 29, 2014

Blumenauer Runs Pro-Cannabis Ads

Congressman Earl Blumenauer has launched television ads urging the federal government to let states set their own laws on marijuana, giving the cannabis industry some solid PR. Blumenauer, D-Oregon, has [click to continue...]

April 28, 2014

Denver TV Station Sends Undercover Shopper to Retail Stores

A Denver television station recently sent a secret shopper armed with a hidden camera into retail marijuana stores to determine what type of consumption advice employees are giving customers about [click to continue...]

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Chicago Suburbs Debate MMJ Regs

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As the impending September timeframe looms for medical marijuana businesses to apply for operating permits [click to continue...]

Marijuana Vending Machine Comes to Denver

A medical marijuana vending machine generating plenty of buzz in the media has made its [click to continue...]

Colorado City Awards 21 Rec Shop Licenses

The third-largest city in Colorado awarded 21 licenses for cannabis shops on Thursday, paving the [click to continue...]

$25M Infusion for Kiosk Company

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More good news on the financial front for cannabis businesses: A company that sells self-service [click to continue...]

DEA Cements Plan to Boost Cannabis Production

For four years, the Drug Enforcement Administration has allowed the federal government to grow a [click to continue...]

Another Lawsuit Over Dispensary Licensing in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts dispensary licensing process has evoked the ire of several applicants who feel that [click to continue...]

Advocate: Paraphernalia Sales Legal Under Florida MMJ Bill

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Florida's medical marijuana ballot measure will create an overlooked business opportunity: paraphernalia sales. Currently, it’s [click to continue...]

WA Retail Stores Fight Price Gouging

Washington State recreational marijuana shops have had it with the sky-high prices licensed growers are [click to continue...]

Investors Welcome 2 New Canadian MMJ Stocks

Two Canadian cannabis cultivation companies saw their share prices soar on the first day of [click to continue...]

Colorado Rec Tax Structure Safe for Now

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Taxing recreational marijuana sales is a tricky business, as a Denver judge pointed out in [click to continue...]

Medical Marijuana Industry Burgeoning in WA Town

The town of Port Angeles, Washington, has experienced a marijuana boom in 2014. But the [click to continue...]

Oregon City’s Recall Election Tied to Dispensary

Just because Oregon is poised to legalize recreational marijuana in November doesn’t mean everyone in [click to continue...]

Applicant for Massachusetts MMJ Licenses ‘Befuddled’ by Ruling

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A Denver medical cannabis company says it's “befuddled” by obstacles it has encountered while trying [click to continue...]

Lawsuits Could ‘Destroy’ Rec Cannabis in Washington State

Federal versus local control over marijuana. That’s the question at the heart of two lawsuits [click to continue...]