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Potential pot entrepreneurs pay for cannabis career tips at Sacramento seminar
Business & Finance
Peter Hecht ~ The Sacramento Bee ~   Retired Silicon Valley engineer Angelo Mallol, 56, turned out Sunday for a seminar on how to start a small business – in the pot trade.
Morris county NJ grower sowing seeds in medical cannabis
Business & Finance
William Westhoven ~ Daily Record ~   LINCOLN PARK NJ – A longtime family agriculture business in Morris County has partnered with a publicly-traded corporation to enter a new growth business — medical marijuana.
A LOOK INTO THE PROSPERITY OF INVESTING IN CANNABIS
Business & Finance
Khadijah Adams: Marijuana Investment & Private Retreat ~ CASHINBIS ~   She has one of those stories that’s not only powerful, but incredibly motivational. 
Red Flags For Entrepreneurs Considering A Legal Cannabis Franchise
Business & Finance
Carol Tice ~ Forbes ~   Legal Cannabis franchises are emerging -- here's why would-be entrepreneurs looking to buy a turnkey opportunity in this space should be cautious.
Cutting Through The Haze Of Securities Laws And Marijuana
Business & Finance
HILARY BRICKEN ~ Above the Law ~   Capitalization of cannabis businesses still comes primarily from friends and family rather than from institutional investors.
5 Stunning Comments From President Obama Regarding the Potential Legalization of Marijuana
Business & Finance
Sean Williams ~ The Motley Fool ~   Just when marijuana supporters thought things couldn't get any better, last week brought incredible news.
Legal Marijuana In Colorado Has Already Generated $15 Million For Schools
Business & Finance
Matt Ferner ~ Huffington Post ~   Legal marijuana in Colorado has already generated more than $15 million in tax revenue that is specifically earmarked for public schools, according to the latest data from the state's Department of Education.
Marijuana companies are getting a makeover
Business & Finance
Ellen Chang ~ Main Street   The walls of Kind Love in Denver are covered with professional artwork from local artists while the marble countertops and Italian leather couches are reminiscent of spending the day in a spa.
Investors See Potential Opportunity in Marijuana Reform Bill
Business & Finance
Thomas Dunford ~ The Wall Street Journal ~   Proposed Carers Act would redefine cannabis as a Schedule II controlled substance
Why I Think This Is the Best Marijuana Investment, Bar None
Business & Finance
Todd Campbell ~ The Motley Fool   There's been a lot of excitement about marijuana legalization during the past year. A big reason for that excitement is the potential for marijuana to make a life-changing impact on patients who are suffering from a variety of tough-to-treat diseases like epilepsy and cancer.
Marijuana Crowdfunding Platform CannaFundr Wants to Seed the Weed Industry
Business & Finance
Jim Dallke ~ Chicago Inno   As marijuana laws across the United States begin to change, a host of startups have emerged in what is now one of America's fastest-growing industries: cannabis production.
Colorado Sold 7 Tons Of Retail Marijuana In First Legal Year
Business & Finance
Daniel Wallis ~ Reuters   DENVER, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Consumers in Colorado bought more than 17 tons of recreational marijuana buds during the first year of the state's new retail market, but sales of medicinal pot still outstripped that at almost 50 tons, officials said on Friday.
Colorado Marijuana Success Has Other States Green with Envy
Business & Finance
Bridgett Weaver ~ Greeley Tribune   Colorado made more than $52 million in tax revenue from the sale of recreational marijuana last year, creating for some small business owners a booming and legitimate business.

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