Denver gets a little help from other states, nations as it hosts annual marijuana regulatory conference

Published: Sep 22, 2017, 1:57 pm • Updated: Sep 22, 2017, 1:57 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Denver once again will play both host and marijuana authority to policy makers from around the globe seeking to learn the nuts and bolts — and the twists and turns —…

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Op-ed from Colo. Springs: “Goodbye and good riddance to the annual 4/20 pot party in downtown Denver”

Published: May 26, 2017, 1:38 pm • Updated: May 26, 2017, 1:38 pm By Colorado Springs Gazette Editorial Board Via The Associated Press. The following editorial was published in the The (Colorado Springs) Gazette, May 23, 2017, regarding the Denver 420 Rally and its organizer being banned for three years…

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5th annual Mother’s High Tea celebrates cannabis industry’s influential women

Published: May 17, 2017, 3:53 pm • Updated: May 17, 2017, 4:55 pm By Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff The fifth annual Mother’s High Tea brought some of the most influential women in cannabis together to remember their struggles, honor their successes and uphold a new generation of leaders. The non-consumption event…

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Crowds (and clouds) roll in for annual 4/20 smoke-in at Denver’s Civic Center

Published: Apr 20, 2017, 2:04 pm • Updated: Apr 20, 2017, 7:39 pm By Danika Worthington, The Denver Post DENVER, CO – APRIL 20: Co-owner of Airlounj, an inflatable air lounge company, Don Siegel, inflates a special marijuana inspired air lounge for Denver’s 420 rally at Civic Center Park April…

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Thursday: Members Of Congress Join Cannabis Business Leaders For NCIA’s Annual Lobby Days Kickoff

This Thursday, members of Congress will join cannabis industry leaders from across the country for a press conference to kick off National Cannabis Industry Association‘s sixth annual Lobby Days. More than 100 cannabis business professionals will travel to Washington, D.C., to take part in policy discussions and citizen lobby meetings to…

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Reminder – 17th Annual Global Cannabis March Taking Place In Portland Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the Global Cannabis March, taking place in many cities across the world. Portland, Oregon is going to be doing its 17th march. If you are able, get down to Pioneer Courthouse Square and show your support. There’s a lot to celebrate this year, and a lot of work…

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Calling All Oregonians – We Want You At The 17th Annual Global Cannabis March In Portland!

Portland is having its 17th annual Global Cannabis March this Saturday. This has always been a successful event/protest in the past, and with the way things are in Oregon right now, this march is needed more now than ever before. I want to see as many people attend as possible.…

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Next Week: 100+ Cannabis Business Leaders On Capitol Hill For NCIA’s Annual Lobby Days

Next week, cannabis industry leaders from across the country will travel to Washington, D.C., for the National Cannabis Industry Association‘s sixth annual Lobby Days. More than 100 cannabis business professionals will take part in policy discussions and citizen lobby meetings to advocate for fair treatment of the legal cannabis industry.…

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2015 Annual Retail Sales For Hemp Products Estimated At $573 Million

The Hemp Industries Association (HIA), a non-profit trade association consisting of hundreds of hemp businesses, has released final estimates of the size of the 2015 U.S. retail market for hemp products. Data from market research supports an estimate of total retail sales of hemp food, supplements and body care products…

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