Relegalized Cannabis Would Equal 28 Billion in Taxes
May23

Relegalized Cannabis Would Equal 28 Billion in Taxes

What’s the current estimate of the tax value of nationwide legal cannabis?  $ 28,000,000,000.00  – that’s a big number. The imposition of conventional tax rates on the commercial production and retail sale of cannabis nationwide would yield an estimated $28 billion in federal, state, and local tax revenue, according to an analysis provided by The Tax Foundation – an independent think-tank based in Washington,...

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Upcoming Events: Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition
May22

Upcoming Events: Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition

Wednesday, June 15 will be the opening day of the 3rd Annual Cannabis World Congress and Business Expo (CWCBE) in New York; a gathering where some of the sharpest minds in the cannabis industry assemble to provide business solutions and expertise in the presence of potential partners and investors.   The International Cannabis Association (ICA) will host the event. They are a company dedicated to the evolution of the cannabis...

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Fired Up by HMJ 5/19
May19

Fired Up by HMJ 5/19

  We are back! Todays guests are Trisha Scott a Registered  Genetic Technician with Pazoo.com And in studio we will have visual artist Dretty, talking about his art and influences. We will be taking your calls LIVE at 562-653-0707 and you can tweet us @Hail_Mary_Jane Puff and Pass this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new...

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Are the Feds Leaving the Fight?
May12

Are the Feds Leaving the Fight?

Is the federal government about to stop fighting state-legal cannabis?  Read on: The case began in 2012. Under former U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag, federal prosecutors filed suit against Harborside in an attempt to shutter the business. They also served the dispensary and its landlord with civil forfeiture notices in a bid to pressure Harborside to close and seize the buildings that housed its dispensaries in Oakland and San Jose. Over...

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Italy May Re-Legalize as a Weapon Against ISIS
Apr28

Italy May Re-Legalize as a Weapon Against ISIS

A mafia prosecutor in Italy suggests that, just like the mob, ISIS could be hurt financially by re-legalizing cannabis.  Tell us more:   Decriminalizing cannabis sales would strike a blow against Islamic State militants and Italian mobsters who, according to ongoing investigations, are smuggling hashish together, Italy’s top prosecutor told Reuters. . . . In investigations whose details have not yet been made public, police...

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White House to Meet With DC Cannabis Activists
Apr25

White House to Meet With DC Cannabis Activists

TODAY, this afternoon, members of President Obama’s staff will meet with activists from the organization that re-legalized cannabis in the District of Columbia.  Here’s more:   The White House extended an invitation to meet with the leadership of DCMJ, the cannabis legalization organization that successfully worked to pass the Initiative 71, the ballot measure that legalized marijuana in the District of Columbia. The...

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