National 420 Cannabis Week Events 2017

Welcome to another 420 week! Pot enthusiasts across the country have a ton of events to choose from this year. Celebrate April 20th and legal weed and check out all the best cannabis festivities happening around the country this week…

Cannabis Sales Hit New $117M High in Colorado

Colorado medical and recreational cannabis sales reached a new high in April, totaling $117.4 million worth of flower, edibles and concentrates. This is the highest monthly total since recreational sales began in 2014…

Insurance Policy Refuses to Pay Damages to Marijuana Dispensary

A suit filed by Green Earth Wellness Center against insurance company Atain was granted in part and denied in part. The Colorado Springs based medical marijuana dispensary made a claim after a 2012 wildfire damaged the grow operation’s ventilation system, resulting in damage to growing plants and harvested buds…

Colorado Legal Weed Sales Top $50 Million in June

According to an article published this week in the Cannabist, Colorado legal weed sales in June topped more than $50 million, the highest monthly income for the Colorado marijuana industry to date. The state of Colorado pulled in $60.7 million in tax revenue from legal weed sales in the first six months in 2015…

Hickenlooper: Pot is ‘not as vexing as we thought it was going to be’

According to a recent interview on Fox Business News, and later article posted by the Cannabist, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper told reporters Colorado’s legal cannabis industry has “not as vexing as we thought it was going to be”. Hesitant to accept legal cannabis at first due to its massive undertaking…