Company challenges seizure of marijuana cash proceeds in Kansas

A #cash-management company is asking a #federal court to give back nearly 6,000 in #medical #marijuana sales that #Kansas law enforcement seized while the money was being transported from #Missouri to #Colorado. Sheriff’s deputies in #Dickinson County, Kansas, stopped a driver as she was traveling with the cash. The driver,…

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Colorado’s New Marijuana Law Facing Legal Challenges, And It Should!

https://www.durangoherald.com/articles/colorados-new-law-to-restrict-teen-marijuana-use-faces-legal-challenge/ How does someone under the age of 18-gain access to cannabis? If you’re a medical marijuana patient, the answer would be “under a doctor’s recommendation”, and of course – you’d have to live in a legal cannabis state. If you don’t have a doctor’s recommendation or do not live…

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Marijuana Companies are Hiring Like Crazy, But Still Have Stiff Challenges Ahead

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has had significant effects on different industries both in the public and private sectors. The effect of the deadly pandemic has done more than affect the ability of persons to live their normal lives as they normally would. It has also rocked commercial activities…

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First challenges filed over Arkansas medical marijuana licenses

Published: Mar 13, 2018, 8:24 pm • Updated: Mar 13, 2018, 8:26 pm By The Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas regulators are receiving a flurry of challenges to the licensing of the state’s first medical marijuana growers. The Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission announced last month the five companies…

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Marijuana advocate and “left-wing liberal” Beto O’Rourke challenges Ted Cruz for seat in Texas Senate

Published: Mar 7, 2018, 10:46 am • Updated: Mar 7, 2018, 11:07 am By Todd J. Gillman and Katie Leslie, The Dallas Morning News WASHINGTON — The fight between Sen. Ted Cruz and challenger Beto O’Rourke pits a tea party darling who used his first term to run for the…

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Ohio lawsuit challenges “racial quota” in marijuana program

Published: Jan 9, 2018, 2:00 pm • Updated: Jan 9, 2018, 2:00 pm By The Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio — A company that wasn’t chosen for Ohio’s new medical marijuana program filed a lawsuit against the state claiming it was bumped because of “an unconstitutional racial quota.” There were 12…

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Colorado marijuana dispensary challenges IRS in U.S. Tax Court

Published: Dec 7, 2017, 9:31 am • Updated: Dec 7, 2017, 10:06 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff As marijuana tax reform efforts petered out on Capitol Hill, another endeavor is before the U.S. Tax Court to let state-legal cannabis businesses take deductions and credits. The owners of a…

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