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Recent news, thoughts, and opinions on the marijuana industry in and around Denver, Colorado.

Massachusetts Gets Ready for Recreational Cannabis Legalization

Massachusetts Gets Ready for Recreational Cannabis Legalization

Prospects about Massachusetts recreational cannabis legalization could be more interesting than expected. In 2016 the state will decide about ending marijuana prohibition and, if that happens, Massachusetts may become one of the biggest marijuana markets in the US. It could be even bigger than Colorado and Washington, where legalization of recreational cannabis turned out to… Read more »

10 Health Benefits of Cannabis

10 Health Benefits of Cannabis

Cannabis does more than just get you high. It offers a plenitude of health benefits, many of which have already been studied and documented. With national legalization inching closer, more people are beginning to understand what cannabis can do for certain medical conditions. Unfortunately, it seems that marijuana legalization has… Read more »

Bernie Sanders Introduces Bill in US Senate to Legalize Marijuana

Bernie Sanders Introduces Bill in US Senate to Legalize Marijuana

United States Senator Bernie Sanders, a Democrat from Vermont and current candidate for the Democratic Party nomination for President, introduced a bill this week to end the federal prohibition on marijuana. Most readers are familiar with the current clash between individual states that have voted to allow recreational sale of… Read more »

All About Concentrates

All About Concentrates

If you consider yourself to be a cannabis connoisseur, you probably already know about the different kinds of concentrates that are available now. But if you only smoke flowers or eat edibles, you might not be familiar with concentrates. In fact, if you’re like me, you might walk into the… Read more »

Will Native Americans Solve the Cannabis Industry Banking Crisis?

Will Native Americans Solve the Cannabis Industry Banking Crisis?

The marijuana business is legal in Colorado, and federal law enforcement agencies have shown great reluctance to interfere in state-legalized cannabis commerce. But despite local legality and federal tolerance, the marijuana trade still technically violates federal law. The banking system in the United States is federally regulated, too, and that… Read more »