Can marijuana dispensaries stay open during Colorado’s coronavirus crisis? It depends.

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis deemed marijuana dispensaries “critical” retail businesses in an executive order Sunday urging employers to reduce their in-person workforces, meaning they would stay open if other industries were forced to shutter to mitigate the spread of coronavirus. The governor’s order, however, will change how dispensaries do business.…

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Should Cannabis be Regulated at All? (Well, That Depends…)

Should Cannabis Be Regulated? Well, that depends… Last week I wrote about the idea of abolishing the Controlled Substance Act altogether. I don’t believe that we should have any illegal drugs at all. But does this mean that we have drug manufacturers produce drugs without any oversight whatsoever? When it…

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The Future Of Marijuana Reform Depends On The Success Of The Marijuana Industry

I fight for marijuana reform because it’s the right thing to do. I have several members of my family that have been arrested, locked up, and fined because of marijuana prohibition. I myself have been fined for marijuana possession before, but fortunately because I live in Oregon, it was just…

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Marijuana Industry’s Future Success Depends On The Support Of Small Businesses

(image via Wikipedia) There are new projections for the economic future of the marijuana industry being released all of the time, and those projections are HUGE, and seem to grow with each new projection. This has led to investors flooding the industry, similar to the flood that occurred during the…

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