No Marijuana License, No Problem – Making Money in Weed Without Selling Any Ganja

While I would love to say that the reason cannabis has gained such popularity is because society realized the error of their ways, they understood that prohibition is a severe infringement on the personal liberties of its citizens, that it’s ineffective, corrosive to public safety and a slew of other…

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So You Want to Buy a Marijuana License on the Secondary Market, Do Ya?

These are exciting times for cannabis business owners as those who desire to sell their operations on the secondary market have the upper hand right now. Multistate operators want to expand their business footprints across America, and this fuel demands a secondary license. Cannabis business investors are also anticipating marijuana…

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Texas Agriculture Commissioner Consultant, Todd Smith, Arrested Over Hemp License Scandal

Todd Smith, top political consultant to Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller, was arrested earlier this week over allegations that he schemed to accept money in exchange for state hemp licenses.  The claims against him also alleged that he solicited campaign contributions. He allegedly took $ 55,000, according to an arrest…

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What is the Best Marijuana License Plate? – Colorado Sets Records at RMV Auction

History was made in Colorado in April 2021 when the first ever cannabis vanity plate auction took place. This auction was a way for cannabis enthusiasts to show their love and support for the legalization of cannabis, with the proceeds channeled into an important course. At the event, the rights…

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Colorado Auctions off 14 Cannabis-Themed License Plates for a Great Cause

In order to raise money for a good and worthy cause—the Colorado Disability Funding Committee—Colorado is auctioning off a series of cannabis-themed license plates to the highest bidder in honor of 420 and the cannabis acceptance the state is known for. Specifically, the funding from the cannabis-themed license plates auction…

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Montana Gets Ready to License the Recreational Cannabis Industry

Montana made recreational cannabis legal this past election, and now, they’ve begun the process of licensing, already looking ahead to the future of the recreational industry.  According to the Montana Department of Revenue, the state is currently planning on being able to make licenses available by October of next year,…

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Can CDL Driver’s Smoke Marijuana and keep license and job

Todd briefly discusses the hypocrisy when it comes to the ability of CDL holders to use medical or recreational marijuana. The DOT REGULATION 49 CFR Part 40, at 40.151(e) does not authorize “medical marijuana” under a state law to be a valid medical explanation for a transportation employee’s positive test…

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Marijuana Business News – Cheech and Chong Back Together, The Golden Goose Cannabis License, and Congress Votes on Weed?

[embedded content] Welcome back to this week’s Weed Talk NEWS with Jimmy Young o Pro Cannabis Media and Curt Dalton of Cannabis.net.  This week Solomon Israel of MJ BIZ Daily is off, so Debra Borchardt of the Green Market Report and Phil Adams of Vote Pro Pot Podcast carry the news…

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Illinois Considers Ethical Implications of Cannabis License Lottery

Illinois social justice advocates and cannabis applicants alike are speaking up, claiming that the lottery system used to determine cannabis license holders in the state does not give fair opportunities to marginalized groups looking for a seat at the table.  As it stands now, the lottery system would determine 75…

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