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Freedom Leaf Goes Public On OTCQB

Freedom Leaf, Inc. Announces Uplisting to the OTCQB, Mainstreaming The Marijuana Legalization Company Freedom Leaf, Inc. The Marijuana Legalization Company (OTC PINK: FRLF) announces it has filed the application on Monday May 8th to uplist Freedom Leaf’s stock to the OTCQB Venture Market trading platform. “We are very pleased to announce our uplisting to the OTC Quote Board,” said Clifford J. Perry, Freedom Leaf, Inc. President and CEO. “This achievement

Oregon Passes Law To Protect Residents From Trump Administration

Oregon Marijuana Merchants Must Discard Customer Information While marijuana is still illegal at a federal level, two dozen states have passed statewide laws allowing medicinal, or recreational use, and in some cases both. What this means, is that if you live in a “legal” state, the federal government could still be a problem down the road. Recently, President Trump’s administration has said it may ramp up enforcement of federal laws

Here's How Boston Startups Are Skirting Recreational Laws

Boston Companies Get Creative With Marijuana Sales In Massachusetts medical marijuana has been legal for a while. A new law, past late last year decriminalized the use of marijuana recreationally. However, selling it for recreational use is still illegal, at least until next year. Creative entrepreneurs in the Boston area have found an interesting loop hole to the selling of marijuana for recreational use. Marijuana delivery startups are selling luxury

Texas Law Enforcement, Marijuana Laws

Texas Joins States That Say Time Is Better Spent Fighting Crime In an article from last week we focused on the states to watch for marijuana law reform in 2017. Texas was on that list. They have already started to introduce decriminalization law reform which is a step in the right direction, and they definitely seem to be on their way to legalization. You can read more about that here.

3 Years In Colorado Generates $1.3 Billion In Sales and $200 Million In Tax Revenue

Colorado’s Cannabis Industry Is Great For The State What would your state do with an extra $200 million dollars in tax revenue. Well first Colorado set aside $40 million dollars for new public school construction. Then they divided up the remaining $160 million dollars for health care, health education, law enforcement and substance abuse programs. Colorado made so much money on marijuana sales in 2015 that they had to consider

What does Jeff Sessions mean for Legal Marijuana?

Is The New Attorney General Going To Be A Problem For Marijuana Users? I’m assuming most of you aren’t like me. I was born and raised in the bible belt so I’ve been surrounded by people like Jeff Sessions all my life. Being raised in a Southern Baptist town where everyone knows everyone else’s secrets isn’t easy. And it’s really not easy if you are a hippie free spirit who

Why is Cannabis Illegal? A History Lesson Everyone Needs to Read

A History Lesson On Why Cannabis Is Illegal So I’m sure many of us have asked this question more than once, but why is weed illegal? What made it illegal? With the focus turning more and more to legalizing cannabis as many states pass laws to allow either medical or recreational, I couldn’t help but wonder why it was illegal to begin with. I know it might be hard to

Marijuana Startups Need A Lawyer Too

Vicente Sederberg Is The Country’s First Powerhouse Marijuana Law Firm Vicente Sederberg LLC, called the country’s first powerhouse marijuana law firm by Rolling Stone, announced two new office openings in Denver and Los Angeles, along with the addition of several new seasoned attorneys and support staff—doubling their total staff during 2016—to help cannabis industry members meet their complex and growing legal and regulatory needs. The expansion of the firm builds upon