Legal Marijuana: Learning From Colorado’s Mistakes

From 420 Magazine:  At the end of next month, Alaska residents will be allowed to legally possess and use marijuana recreationally, and officials have been trying to figure out the details of just how that will work. Read More From 420 Magazine: 

Governor: Legalizing pot was bad idea

From Huffington Post:  Gov. John Hickenlooper, a Democrat who opposed the 2012 decision by voters to make pot legal, said the state still doesn’t fully know what the unintended consequences of the move will be. Read More From Huffington Post:   

Nico’s Nuggets: CO2 In Small Gardens

From High Times:  My question concerns CO2 and acceptable levels for indoor gardens. My room is small, about 10’ x 10’. How much CO2 is too much, or is there no such thing as too much? Read More From High Times: 

Part-Time Cannabusiness Workers Create Challenges for CEOs

From High Times:  Legal marijuana is seeing job growth in areas tied to retail sales, distribution and back office operations, according to marijuana jobs listing website WeedHire’s 2014 4th Quarter Cannabis Jobs Report. Read More From High Times: 

Policy Developments to Watch for in 2015

From Cannabis Now:  Since the turn of the New Year, cannabis enthusiasts across the country have been placing wagers on three-legged horses in regards to their predictions for what is to come in the brick-by-brick scheme to eliminate marijuana prohibition in the United States. Read More From Cannabis Now: 

The California-Colorado Cannabis War

From 420 Magazine:  Running a cannabis business in a California can be a very difficult balancing act. “Our laws are just so out of date in terms of how the industry has evolved,” says CEO Julianna Carella, a former professional dancer. The system it established “doesn’t work in an environment that has this many dispensaries and this many patients.” Read …

Potpreneurs Face Another Legal Hurdle: The IRS

From 420 Magazine:  Owners of recreational “adult use” marijuana operations in Colorado and Washington are preparing to file their first federal tax returns, and they’re learning some hard lessons. Read More From 420 Magazine: 

Marijuana’s Surprising Effects On Athletic Performance

From 420 Magazine:  When Olympic snowboarder Ross Rebagliati tested positive for a small amount of marijuana in his blood at the 1998 Japan games, his first-place finish was temporarily called into question. Read More From 420 Magazine: 

Obama Predicts Bright Future For Legal Weed

From Huffington Post:  President Barack Obama said during a YouTube interview Thursday that he believes more states will consider legalizing recreational marijuana, citing his administration’s hands-off approach to prohibition-ending cannabis laws in Colorado and Washington state. Read More From Huffington Post: