MJINews.com

Legalization Likely in Washington D.C. Tuesday

By an estimated 2-to-1 margin, voters in Washington D.C. are expected to pass the legalization of marijuana.

The post Legalization Likely in Washington D.C. Tuesday appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More

Happy Halloween Friday

Equity markets cheered on the surprising news coming out of Japan overnight. The big announcement was from the BOJ where Kuroda shocked markets with a surprise easing action. In lieu of candy, we see this as their way of saying Happy Halloween.

The post Happy Halloween Friday appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More

Weedmaps Partners with On-Demand E-Hailing App Curb to Provide Safe Transportation for Marijuana Users

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Weedmaps, the world’s largest online medical and recreational marijuana resource, today announced a partnership with Curb, the taxi app that connects riders to a nationwide network of professional drivers, to promote safe transportation for marijuana users.

The post Weedmaps Partners with On-Demand E-Hailing App Curb to Provide Safe Transportation for Marijuana Users appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More

Presenting the 2014 MJINews Power Politicians

Welcome the 2014 MJINews Power Politicians. These are the 10 politicians who affect legislation for the legal marijuana industry, spanning federal, state and municipal jurisdictions.

The post Presenting the 2014 MJINews Power Politicians appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More

20 Life Lessons I Learned Chasing Money and Drugs in the Banking and Cannabis Industries

Growing up, I was always fascinated by music; hip-hop has a special place in my heart. Listening to an artist like Lil Wayne express his thoughts about drugs and money helped inspire me to dedicate my childhood to the pursuit of money … .

The post 20 Life Lessons I Learned Chasing Money and Drugs in the Banking and Cannabis Industries appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More

Florida’s MMJ Race Too Close to Call

The Amendment 2 campaign to legalize medical marijuana in Florida has been a roller coaster ride for the last several months; and if you are a would-be investor in Florida’s medical marijuana, you are probably on the edge of your seat right now.

The post Florida’s MMJ Race Too Close to Call appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More

Adelson Against Florida’s Amendment 2

In Florida, Amendment 2, barring a miracle, may fail on Election Day 2014. In spite of 7 out of 10 Florida voters supporting medical marijuana in the state.

The post Adelson Against Florida’s Amendment 2 appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More

Divergent Markets Thursday

Today, investors received the first look at the US GDP for the 3rd quarter, a key measurement of the U.S. economy. The headline number came in at a 3.5% annualized growth, which follows a nicely positive 2nd quarter of 4.6%.

The post Divergent Markets Thursday appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More

Civil Forfeiture Drives Away Investors

Federal and state civil forfeiture laws permit government agents to seize the property of a business acquired, even indirectly, from the proceeds of criminal activity.

The post Civil Forfeiture Drives Away Investors appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More

Cannabis Businesses Incubate in Denver

Cannabis consulting firm Advanced Cannabis Solutions (OTC: CANN) is making headlines with the closing of a deal to purchase an old bank in South Denver. ACS plans on turning the bank into a business incubator.

The post Cannabis Businesses Incubate in Denver appeared first on Marijuana Investor News.

Read More