High Times just got new ownership in $70 million deal; investors include Marley son, Denver entrepreneur

Published: Jun 1, 2017, 11:19 am • Updated: Jun 1, 2017, 11:43 am By Aleta Labak, The Cannabist Staff High Times is entering a new era. The magazine started by a marijuana smuggler in the 1970s now has outside ownership for the first time, in a reported $ 70 million…

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13 California marijuana dispensaries owe $12 million in taxes, says report

Published: Mar 20, 2017, 2:38 pm • Updated: Mar 20, 2017, 2:39 pm By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Cannifornian Thirteen medical marijuana dispensaries owe more than $ 12 million in unpaid state taxes, according to a report recently published by the Board of Equalization. The list includes several pioneers of…

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Colorado marijuana sales holding steady with $109 million in January 2017

Published: Mar 9, 2017, 6:58 pm • Updated: Mar 9, 2017, 6:58 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Colorado marijuana shops kicked off 2017 by selling nearly $ 109 million in recreational and medical cannabis in January, marking a 23 percent increase from January 2016, the latest revenue data…

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Pot tax haul of $1.36 million now in limbo — how will Colorado county give it back?

Published: Dec 16, 2016, 10:54 am • Updated: Dec 19, 2016, 6:40 pm By Jesse Paul, The Denver Post Adams County has collected more than $ 1.36 million through a 3 percent tax on recreational marijuana sales that the Colorado Court of Appeals found to be invalid. The voter-approved tax generated $…

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