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

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 »

Things You Didn’t Know You Didn’t Know about Colorado Cannabis

Things You Didn’t Know You Didn’t Know about Colorado Cannabis

After nearly three years of being surrounded by newly-legal marijuana in Colorado, and over one year in Washington, Oregon, and D.C., you may feel like you’ve heard, seen, and know it all. You’re an expert in the subtleties of differences between sativa and indica, have all the dispensary locations and… Read more »