Merry marijuana: Pot sellers woo holiday shoppers

Merry marijuana: Pot sellers woo holiday shoppers

By KRISTEN WYATT   From new marijuana strains for the holidays to gift sets and pot-and-pumpkin pies, the burgeoning marijuana industry in Colorado is scrambling to get a piece of the holiday shopping dollar. Dispensaries in many states have been offering holiday...
Amsterdam Cannabis Cup shut down on Day One

Amsterdam Cannabis Cup shut down on Day One

By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff   As this year’s Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam was supposed to open its doors for five days of weed worship on Nov. 23 … it didn’t open its doors. Amsterdam Cannabis Cup attendees were being turned away by High Times officials and...
Colorado Approves Credit Union for Pot Stores

Colorado Approves Credit Union for Pot Stores

Tom Huddleston, Jr. America’s rapidly-expanding marijuana industry faces a major quandary: large, national banks are afraid to do business with cannabis businesses for fear of running afoul of strict federal regulations. That could change with the creation of the...