Denver’s second licensed social marijuana business to open this fall as vaping bar and lounge

Denver’s licensing director signed off Friday on the city’s second license for a marijuana consumption area in a business, paving the way for a vaping bar and lounge to open this fall. The owners of Vape and Play plan to open the 21-and-over social lounge and entertainment venue in November…

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Israel Securities Authority Has Second Thoughts About Pot Stocks on the TASE

Israel Securities Authority Has Second Thoughts About Pot Stocks on the TASE The Israel Securities Exchange (ISA) just decided that Blockchain companies won’t be included in the indices, and now they are taking the same direction for cannabis companies. According to the ISA, “Companies engaged in cannabis are supervised, just…

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Marijuana researchers at CU Boulder seek second mobile lab

Published: Mar 10, 2018, 2:30 pm • Updated: Mar 10, 2018, 2:32 pm By Charlie Brennan, Boulder Daily Camera As rapidly as the cannabis industry in Colorado and across the United States is expanding, scientists’ data-based knowledge of pot’s effects has not been keeping pace. Researchers at the University of…

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Sen. Cory Gardner’s siege of Justice Department over marijuana enters second month

Published: Feb 7, 2018, 5:49 am • Updated: Feb 7, 2018, 6:52 am By Mark Matthews WASHINGTON — It’s been a month since the pot blockade began, and U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner is standing firm in his vow to jam all appointments to the Department of Justice until Attorney General…

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Colorado Springs declined to allow recreational marijuana sales. Now it’s having second thoughts

Published: Dec 19, 2017, 2:23 pm • Updated: Dec 19, 2017, 2:48 pm By Kurtis Lee, Los Angeles Times COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — At the two malls in town you can buy key chains and Christmas ornaments shaped like marijuana leaves. Along a downtown shopping corridor, paintings of cannabis plants…

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Second judge agrees Denver can’t ban drug users from parks without hearing

Published: Oct 27, 2017, 10:25 am • Updated: Oct 27, 2017, 10:25 am By Tom McGhee, The Denver Post A second judge ruled this week that the Denver Parks and Recreation’s temporary ban of drug users from parks violates the right to due process. District Court Judge William D. Robbins…

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Cannabist readership tops High Times for second consecutive month in September ’16

Published: Nov 9, 2016, 8:02 am • Updated: Nov 9, 2016, 8:02 am By Daniel Petty, The Denver Post The Denver Post’s total digital audience surged to a record in September, totaling 7.89 million unique visitors, more than doubling the reach of its closest in-market competitor, digital analytics firm comScore…

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Court strikes down second Arkansas medical marijuana proposal

Published: Oct 27, 2016, 8:35 am • Updated: Oct 27, 2016, 11:59 am By Andrew Demillo, The Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The Arkansas Supreme Court has disqualified a medical marijuana proposal from the November ballot less than two weeks before the election and with thousands of votes already…

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