October, 2018

 

Lawsuit over pot, property values could have broad impacts

A federal trial in Colorado could have far-reaching effects on the United States’ budding marijuana industry if a jury sides with a couple who say having a cannabis business as a neighbor hurts their property’s value. The post Lawsuit over pot, property values could have broad impacts appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Colorado's anticipated marijuana report details youth usage, driving and crime over the last 5 years

The Colorado Department of Public Safety released its much-anticipated baseline report on the impacts of marijuana legalization that includes five years of data on everything from driving to children to hospitalizations to illegal trafficking. The post Colorado’s anticipated marijuana report details youth usage, driving and crime over the last 5 years appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Authorities uncover massive illegal pot grow operation in Pueblo tied to Cuban syndicate

The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office uncovered an illegal marijuana grow operation involving a Cuban syndicate. The post Authorities uncover massive illegal pot grow operation in Pueblo tied to Cuban syndicate appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Illegal-marijuana raids in Pueblo West net 340 plants in five homes, five suspects arrested

Illegal marijuana grows at several homes in Pueblo West were raided Wednesday, resulting in five arrests and seizure of an estimated $1.2 million of marijuana. The post Illegal-marijuana raids in Pueblo West net 340 plants in five homes, five suspects arrested appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Bust uncovers 1,500 pounds of marijuana, worth estimated $4.5 million, in Montrose County

A massive marijuana grow with about 1,500 pounds of plants worth and estimated $4.5 million was busted on the Western slope over the weekend. The post Bust uncovers 1,500 pounds of marijuana, worth estimated $4.5 million, in Montrose County appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Pot at a pub? Colorado agencies tell Denver they're not budging on indoor marijuana smoking

Want to vape weed at a bar? It’s not happening anytime soon, according to a new letter from five different Colorado state agencies to the Denver City Council. The post Pot at a pub? Colorado agencies tell Denver they’re not budging on indoor marijuana smoking appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Risk of stoned driver crashes grows as legal marijuana spreads across U.S., according to study

As the push to legalize marijuana gains momentum, so is evidence that more permissive policies on the drug are putting motorists at risk. The post Risk of stoned driver crashes grows as legal marijuana spreads across U.S., according to study appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Canadian legalization creates opportunities for Colorado marijuana businesses

Nationwide recreational marijuana legalization makes Canada a fertile landscape for ganjaprenuers. While some Colorado companies are already cashing in on opportunities north of the border, the effect on the local cannabis landscape is expected to be mostly invisible to consumers, industry advocates say. The post Canadian legalization creates opportunities for Colorado marijuana businesses appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Canada now world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

Ian Power was among the first to buy legal recreational marijuana in Canada but he has no plans to smoke it. The post Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Marijuana legalization in Canada won't change NHL — yet

As Riley Cote took and delivered countless punches over more than a decade of junior and pro hockey, he was eager to avoid painkillers. The post Marijuana legalization in Canada won’t change NHL — yet appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE