Cannabis Grants – The Secret Marijuana Funding Source No One is Telling You About Right Now

Cannabis Grants – The Secret Marijuana Funding Source No One is Telling You About Right Now Cannabis grants are a new funding source that no one in the media is discussing for cash strapped cannabis companies, but what are they all about and how do you get one?  Cannabis.net sits…

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The $100 Million Cannabis Funding Deal-Flow Blowout – Cannabis Banks and Investors Get Ready to Break Records

The $ 100 Million Cannabis Funding Deal-Flow Blowout – Cannabis Banks and Investors Get Ready to Break Records Massachusetts event hopes to set records in funding, bank accounts, and economic empowerment investments. Massachusetts, known for its great colleges, medical care, and sports championships is quickly becoming a hot bed of…

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Senators: Add protections for state marijuana laws to legislation funding federal government

Published: Feb 13, 2018, 4:06 pm • Updated: Feb 13, 2018, 5:09 pm By Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff A bipartisan group of 18 senators led by Colorado Sens. Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner want protections for state marijuana laws inserted into legislation funding the federal government. Precise language in…

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Colorado county ballot initiative would institute new marijuana tax for mental health funding

Published: Oct 13, 2017, 8:29 am • Updated: Oct 13, 2017, 8:29 am By Randy Wyrick, Vail Daily EAGLE — Suicide kills an American every 12 minutes — 44,000 Americans every year and 10 in Eagle County so far this year. “Think about that,” said Andrew Romanoff, with Mental Health…

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Colorado keeps cannabis tax promise, funding two new mental health clinics

Published: Aug 25, 2017, 8:25 am • Updated: Aug 25, 2017, 8:25 am By Kevin Fixler, Summit Daily Colorado’s Office of Behavioral Health announced this week that Frisco and Montrose will both receive funding for new mental health facilities serving the Western Slope. A senate bill signed into law by…

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Sen. Cory Booker intros marijuana bill focused on racial justice, descheduling, funding

Published: Aug 1, 2017, 10:39 am • Updated: Aug 1, 2017, 2:26 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker is introducing a comprehensive bill on Tuesday to deschedule marijuana, provide incentives for states to legalize, and create mechanisms to address racial justice concerns. The federal…

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Colorado toughens up on home grows, boosts funding for black market enforcement

Published: Jun 8, 2017, 6:39 pm • Updated: Jun 8, 2017, 7:21 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Colorado may be the laboratory for testing adult-use marijuana regulations, but it doesn’t need to be the Wild West of cannabis legalization, Gov. John Hickenlooper said Thursday. Hickenlooper signed two bills…

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Report: White House plans to slash funding for fed Drug Control Policy office

Published: May 5, 2017, 2:35 pm • Updated: May 5, 2017, 2:35 pm By Peter W. Stevenson, The Washington Post On Friday, Politico’s Dan Diamond reported that the White House will gut funding for the Office of National Drug Control Policy, the executive branch agency coordinating efforts to fight the…

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Who’s funding California’s campaign for legal weed — and who’s funding the opposition?

Published: Nov 2, 2016, 6:06 pm • Updated: Nov 2, 2016, 6:10 pm By The Cannabist Staff Economists have said that California voting this November whether to legalize the recreational use of cannabis could be the “watershed moment” for the future of the legal marijuana industry. As such, Proposition 64…

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