What it’s like to be a cannabis cultivation entrepreneur: Interview with Colorado’s Veritas Fine Cannabis

Published: May 9, 2017, 9:24 pm • Updated: May 10, 2017, 9:43 am By YourHub Staff Business: Veritas Fine CannabisAddress: Produced in Denver, sold in various dispensariesHours: Depending on dispensaryFounded: 2016Contact: 303-500-6577, veritascannabis.com, @TrustVeritasEmployees: 50 Interview with Toby Ripsom and Mike Leibowitz, founding partners Q: How did you get involved in this business?A: Toby: I moved…

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Cowboys’ Stephen Jones: It’s time for NFL’s marijuana policy ‘to be heavily scrutinized’

Published: May 5, 2017, 7:15 am • Updated: May 5, 2017, 7:15 am By Cindy Boren, The Washington Post He isn’t exactly echoing his father, but the Dallas Cowboys’ Stephen Jones thinks it’s high time that the NFL take another look at its marijuana policy. Jerry Jones, the Cowboys’ owner…

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Brands want to cash in with 4/20 munchies jokes. Marijuana advocates say it’s time to grow up

Published: Apr 18, 2017, 10:01 am • Updated: Apr 18, 2017, 10:05 am By Maura Judkis, The Washington Post When you and your buds get the munchies on April 20, the high holiday for marijuana users, a small army of marketing professionals are working to ensure that in your haze,…

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It’s about time our president tells us where exactly he stands on marijuana

Published: Apr 14, 2017, 5:28 pm • Updated: Apr 14, 2017, 5:32 pm By Jared Polis, Special To The Denver Post Editor’s note: The Denver Post opinion pages solicited commentary from various marijuana policy and industry leaders, as well as the public, for a special cannabis-themed edition of the Sunday…

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Midnight closing time for Denver pot shops? It’s on the table

Published: Mar 9, 2017, 5:09 pm • Updated: Mar 10, 2017, 7:18 am By Jon Murray, The Denver Post Denver may be ready to match some neighboring cities’ late-night closing times for marijuana stores. A first-stab proposal set to be considered in a City Council committee Monday would extend the cutoff for sales…

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Marijuana Isn’t Legal in Missouri, But it’s Less Illegal Than it Used to be!

Missouri marijuana laws have changed in 2017.  Is marijuana legal in Missouri?  Marijuana isn’t legal in Missouri; but it’s less illegal than it used to be.  Here is why: Up until January 1, 2017, possession of any amount of marijuana, no matter how small, was considered at least a Class…

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Colorado Gov. on “Meet the Press”: It’s unclear whether Trump administration could stop legal marijuana

Published: Feb 27, 2017, 7:34 am • Updated: Feb 27, 2017, 7:45 am By Tom McGhee, The Denver Post A guest on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper downplayed the possibility that the Trump administration would take aim at Colorado’s recreational marijuana industry, saying legalization’s inclusion in…

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Trump on Marijuana: If Anyone Can Convince GOP on Legalization, It’s the President

Trump on Marijuana: If Anyone Can Convince GOP on Legalization, it’s the President. In an opinion piece published by the Los Angeles Times, the self-described writer and capitalist Mark Stefanos lays out the reasons why legalization would behoove President Donald Trump. Basically, it makes great business sense. “For the same…

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