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 “Our laws are just so out of date in terms of how the industry has evolved,” says CEO Julianna Carella, a former professional dancer.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: 

New Pot Species Story a Hoax

From High Times:  HIGH TIMES wanted to wait to contact the supposed researcher first, but the story was just too hot to ignore. Read More From High Times: 

Film Review: Evergreen – The Road to Legalization

From Cannabis Now:  “Evergreen: The Road to Legalization” follows the I-502 campaign, which made Washington the first state to legalize cannabis for recreational use, for an entire year prior to the 2012 election. Read More From Cannabis Now: 

Is Medical Marijuana Tax-Deductible?

From 420 Magazine:  Twenty-three states and the District of Columbia have legalized medical marijuana, but its users still can’t deduct it as a medical expense on their federal income tax returns. Read More From 420 Magazine: