Zimbabwe Initiates “Green Industry Fund” to Lure Foreign Cannabis Investors

The government of Zimbabwe has created one of the most interesting and potentially hottest cannabis financial “instruments” on the planet. Namely a “Green Fund” that has the backing of critical government agencies—and further specifically that the government hopes will be used to fund cannabis projects. What this makes this even…

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Would You Buy a Cannabis Municipal Bond for Your Retirement Fund?

With the cannabis discourse, governments, investors, enthusiasts are constantly seeking the next “Big” thing. What can be the future of cannabis? It is cannabis municipal bonds (CMBs), and here’s why.  The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on states and the CMB discourse The COVID-19 pandemic affected America immensely, with cases…

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Evanston, Illinois To Fund Reparations To Black Community With Cannabis Tax Revenue

A Chicagoland suburb is set to initiate a historic reparations program that will be funded through revenue generated from the marijuana sales tax. Officials in Evanston, Illinois on Monday “approved the first expenditures in the city’s landmark municipal reparations program designed to compensate Black residents for codified discrimination,” according to…

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Veteran turns to medical marijuana for help with PTSD, pot sales to fund clinical study

The state of Michigan is reporting million in marijuana taxes and licensing with some of that money funding a clinical trial on how marijuana might help veterans suffering from PTSD. Reporter Doug Reardon has the story of the impact it had on one veteran. Video Rating: / 5

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Would You Invest in Jay-Z’s $10 Million Minority-Based Cannabis Investment Fund?

In order to help get more black entrepreneurs into the cannabis industry – Jay Z has launched a fund worth $ 10 million dollars to invest in minority cannabis businesses. He recently was interviewed on the Wall Street Journal where he said; “We were the ones most negatively affected by…

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Oregon County Files Complaint Against The State For Not Receiving The Marijuana Tax Revenue Fund

Deschutes county in #Oregon has filed a #complaint against the state because it did not receive anything from the marijuana #tax #revenue #fund. The Oregon #Liquor Control Commission had said counties only receive this #tax #revenue if all legal #marijuana activity is allowed, however the county put a stoppage on…

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