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Alaska Becomes First State to Legalize ‘Cannabis Cafes’

Cover Image credit: Sakkawokkie | Getty Images dispensaries.com GUEST WRITER Opinions expressed by Green Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Even as cannabis legalization has spread throughout the country, the unexplored territory has been passing laws that allow people to smoke outside their homes. As things currently stand in states where marijuana is legal, you can only smoke […]

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Presidential Candidates Back Marijuana Justice Act, But What Would It Do?

dispensaries.com GUEST WRITER March 14, 2019  3 min read Opinions expressed by Green Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Democratic congressional members, emboldened by a freshman class that put their party in control of the U.S. House of Representatives, have pressed fast-forward on introducing progressive legislation. The Green New Deal is one example. Legalization of recreational marijuana from sea […]

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3 Compliance Risks Cannabis Dispensary Owners Can Eliminate Right Now

William Sumner GUEST WRITER Cannabis Industry Writer and Director of Content at AxisWire March 13, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Green Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Legal cannabis in the U.S. is a billion-dollar industry, but high overhead and the complex requirements to stay compliant with state laws and regulations make it hard for small business owners to succeed. […]