Colorado marijuana

Colorado Just Hit the $1 Billion Mark in Cannabis Tax Revenue

Marijuana has been in the decriminalization process since 1973 with many states over the years passing laws to either authorize the use of marijuana or prohibit it. It is time to stop treating marijuana like a deadly drug, when science and public opinion agree that it is relatively safe for… Read more »

REPORT: Colorado Rakes in More Than $1 Billion from Legal Cannabis in 2019

The economic impact of legal cannabis can’t be denied, and the state of Colorado is living proof of such benefits, raking in more than $1 billion in revenue during the past year and more than $6 billion since 2014 (when marijuana was legalized). The following is a re-post of an… Read more »

REPORT: Colorado Working On Legislation for Home Delivery of Medical Cannabis

Colorado has long been on the cutting edge of legal marijuana in the United States, and it just approved legislation to allow home delivery of medical cannabis. The following is a re-post of an article written by Paul Armentano of NORML  For more cannabis/marijuana-related business, political, legal and medical news, click… Read more »

REPORT: Colorado is Considering Significant Changes in Marijuana Legislation

The state of Colorado was once known as a pioneer in the world of legal marijuana — but other states are vying for the spotlight, and Colorado’s government is eyeing significant changes in cannabis legislation. The following is a re-post of an article written by Jon Murray of the Denver… Read more »

REPORT: Examining State Tax Revenue from Legal Marijuana

The legalization of marijuana has the potential to rake in revenue for those states involved. In 2018, Washington and California netted more than one-half-billion dollars from cannabis-related taxes. Take a look at the highest-grossing cannabis taxers from 2018. The following is a re-post of an article written by Niall McCarthy… Read more »

REPORT: Community College in Colorado Launches Industrial Hemp Course

Evidently, Aims Community College in Colorado recognizes the potential of hemp/marijuana/cannabis industry, otherwise it probably wouldn’t have launched the agricultural program. The course is open to the public, too — so one doesn’t have to be enrolled at Aims to attend and learn. While there is a legal difference between… Read more »