Recreational Marijuana: 12,500 Marijuana Jobs In Oregon Generating $315 Million In Wages

Recreational Marijuana: 12,500 Marijuana Jobs In Oregon Generating $315 Million In Wages

Cannabis industry economist Beau Whitney of Whitney Economics today released the results of “Cannabis Employment Estimates,” a report compiled at the request of the Oregon State House of Representatives Committee on Economic Development and Trade on the number of marijuana jobs associated with the Oregon cannabis industry and a projection of the economic impact the … Continue reading “Recreational Marijuana: 12,500 Marijuana Jobs In Oregon Generating $315 Million In Wages”

Dennis Peron: a Cannabis Folk Hero Who Never Sold Out | Cannabis Now

Dennis Peron: a Cannabis Folk Hero Who Never Sold Out | Cannabis Now

Dennis Peron’s legacy is seen anywhere marijuana is legal. As one of the primary forces behind California’s revolutionary medical-marijuana law, Proposition 215, Peron planted a seed that sprouts every time another state adopts medical marijuana or legalizes cannabis use for all adults. Cannabis Now recently spoke with the ailing legalization icon at his San Francisco, … Continue reading “Dennis Peron: a Cannabis Folk Hero Who Never Sold Out | Cannabis Now”

17 states work to legalize recreational marijuana in 2017 – Smell the Truth

17 states work to legalize recreational marijuana in 2017 – Smell the Truth

If all upcoming states successfully pass legalization, only five U.S. states would remain without legal marijuana laws. By Oscar Pascual on February 22, 2017 at 12:15 PM Voters saw through the government’s reefer madness and led the way on medical marijuana. Those laws inspired citizens in other states to demand action from their elected officials, … Continue reading “17 states work to legalize recreational marijuana in 2017 – Smell the Truth”