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June 12, 2017

Legal Pot to Boost California Economy by $5 Billion

California is preparing to launch a fully legal cannabis trade that stands to boost the state’s economy to the tune of $5 billion, according to a report from the Los ...
June 8, 2017

‘Mary Kay for Marijuana:’ Home-Based Pot Parties for Seniors on the Rise

Remember Tupperware parties? Ask your grandmothers. Initially created to share cooking and food storage ideas, they ended up being social networks for women. Brownie Wise, a post-war feminist and the ...
May 31, 2017

States Offer Breaks to Minority Ganjapreneurs

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Some states that have legalized marijuana are encouraging minorities to enter the growing cannabis industry after years of drug enforcement that had a disproportionate effect on ...
May 31, 2017

Weed & Wine? Some Oregon Vineyards Try Hand at Pot Farming

BY GILLIAN FLACCUS ASSOCIATED PRESSS JACKSONVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s legalization of recreational pot two years ago is creating room for the wine industry to branch out in the southern ...