The rush of celebrities to the cannabis space shows how cannabis is now accepted in the mainstream and how lucrative the industry can be.

What do ex-House Speaker John Boehner, singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge, and lifestyle guru Martha Stewart all have in common?

While this may seem like the beginning of a joke, all three belong to a rapidly expanding group of celebrities and public figures who are joining the cannabis industry.

Celebrities and the entertainment groups that represent and manage them are quickly realizing the potential of the cannabis space.

Click here to read the complete article

Andre Bourque ~ Forbes.com

Recent News Articles

Monday August 26

DEA Announces It Will Finally Take Action On Marijuana Grower Applications - Cannabis News

in Politics

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) announced on Monday that is is taking steps to expand…

126 hits

Monday August 26

How much pot in that brownie? Chocolate can throw off tests - Cannabis News

in Science

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Chocolate can throw off potency tests so labels aren’t always accurate, and now scientists are…

144 hits

Monday August 26

Former Red Wing Darren McCarty joins marijuana company, says pot saved his life - Cannabis…

in Sports

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Since becoming a leading voice on marijuana, claiming the plant saved his life from certain…

137 hits

Monday August 26

What’s fueling the growth in North Carolina hemp production - Cannabis News

in Cannabis News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

A growing number of North Carolina's farmers are turning to hemp production as a new…

488 hits

Tuesday August 27

Survey: Americans View Marijuana As Far Less Harmful Than Alcohol And Tobacco - Cannabis News

in Politics

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Americans are twice as likely to say that alcohol is “very harmful” than say the…

147 hits