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New Customers Drive Innovation in Legal Marijuana Products
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New Customers Drive Innovation in Legal Marijuana Products

As marijuana moves from prohibition to a fragile but lucrative legal status it is attracting curious first time users interested in edibles but not bongs.
Andre Bourque
Tight Regulations Could Inhibit Investment in Australia's Medical Marijuana Market
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Tight Regulations Could Inhibit Investment in Australia's Medical Marijuana Market

The government Down Under has made cannabis legal for the ill but regulatory hurdles seem likely to make genuine access difficult.
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Alaska Pours Itself a Beer While Awaiting Easy-Access Pot
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Alaska Pours Itself a Beer While Awaiting Easy-Access Pot

While Alaska's legal access to weed is a bit of a bear, the Frontier State's high-altitude hooch couldn't be more accessible.
Bill Schulz
Colorado's Marijuana Industry Is an Economic Powerhouse
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Colorado's Marijuana Industry Is an Economic Powerhouse

The first state to legalize marijuana for both medical and recreational use is enjoying a boom in tax revenues and employment.
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Study Finds Most Investors Comfortable With Businesses That 'Touch' Marijuana
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Study Finds Most Investors Comfortable With Businesses That 'Touch' Marijuana

Growing public acceptance of marijuana, highlighted by a slew of successful legalization initiatives, is encouraging investment.
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Denver May Become the First U.S. City to Legalize Marijuana Use in Bars and Restaurants
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Denver May Become the First U.S. City to Legalize Marijuana Use in Bars and Restaurants

The Colorado measure will permit private businesses to allow marijuana use by adults in designated areas with certain exceptions.
7 Things Business Owners Need to Know Post-Election
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7 Things Business Owners Need to Know Post-Election

Last night's vote has brought market scares, wage hikes, marijuana legalization and more.
Lydia Belanger
Legal Marijuana a Big Winner in Elections Across the Country
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Legal Marijuana a Big Winner in Elections Across the Country

The biggest single night for the marijuana legalization movement ended with voters across the country approving marijuana for both medicinal and recreational use.
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San Diego Company Bids to Become First Marijuana Business on NYSE
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San Diego Company Bids to Become First Marijuana Business on NYSE

Innovative Industrial Properties could help investors grab a slice of real estate used for the growing of legal marijuana crops.
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Decision Time: Legal Marijuana Faces Big Moment On Election Night
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Decision Time: Legal Marijuana Faces Big Moment On Election Night

While all eyes are on the presidential balloting, voters across the nation are poised to change the legal status of cannabis.
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Legal Advice for Cannabis Startups: First, Invest. Then, Stay out of Jail.
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Legal Advice for Cannabis Startups: First, Invest. Then, Stay out of Jail.

Don't let the legal obstacles deter you from building the next big cannabis company. Because the opportunities vastly outstrip the risks.
Carter Laren
9 Business Ideas for People Looking to Cash in on the Marijuana Boom
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9 Business Ideas for People Looking to Cash in on the Marijuana Boom

Want to get in on the green rush but don't want to grow or sell pot? Here's a list of promising ancillary cannabis businesses to start.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
10 Cannabis Startups You Need to Watch
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10 Cannabis Startups You Need to Watch

Market momentum is driving these entrepreneurs to dream of huge returns from the blazing business of marijuana.
Andre Bourque
How to Grow a Cannabis Farming Business in the Blazing Marijuana Economy
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How to Grow a Cannabis Farming Business in the Blazing Marijuana Economy

From crop cultivation to climate control, here's a look at what it takes to plant the seeds of a marijuana agriculture startup.
Andre Bourque
The legal sales and purchase of marijuana -- also known as cannabis -- has become one of the fastest growing industries in the country with $2.7 billion sales in 2014. While marijuana is legal in various forms in 23 states and the District of Columbia, the industry still faces a lot of regulation challenges with advertising and marketing.