Many states to vote on easing marijuana restrictions

by Source: This year’s election could have sweeping impacts on cannabis legislation nationwide, as numerous states gear up to vote on important regulations regarding America’s most beloved plant. In roughly two months, citizens in five states will vote on whether or not to fully legalize recreational cannabis, while another four states will consider legalizing […]

Americans imprisoned for marijuana, while feds get patents on the drug

by Source: The federal government has secretly withheld information regarding the medical benefits of marijuana in an attempt to control the market by waiting for the right time to legalize and eventually sell the drug on their terms. While dozens of states have progressed towards marijuana freedom, nearly 700,000 Americans are arrested each year […]

Can the market handle legal marijuana?

by Source: Nixon Aide Reportedly Admitted Drug War Was Meant To Target Black People … pulls back the curtain on the true motivation of the United States’ war on drugs.  –Huffington Post The Huffington Post article, excerpted above, blames the Nixon administration for the “war on drugs” and is based on a cover story in Harper’s magazine […]

U.S. Pot Legalization Leads to Falling Prices for Mexican Growers

by Source: The price of marijuana has dropped drastically in the last few years, and many analysts attribute the fall to the legalization or decriminalization of cannabis by several U.S. states. Currently, the use of both recreational and medicinal marijuana has been legalized in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Oregon, and Washington. Following the […]

Bernie Sanders files Senate bill to end federal ban on marijuana

by Source: Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) has now moved forward with his support for cannabis, filing a bill to decriminalize pot and nix it from the government’s list of most dangerous drugs. He submitted the bill, entitled Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act of 2015, to the Senate on Wednesday, seeking to remove marijuana from […]

Colombia Moves Further Toward Medicinal Cannabis Legalization

by Source: Colombia seeks to legalize medical marijuana products … Colombia’s Health Ministry seeks to allow for the manufacture and sale of medical marijuana products in Colombia, local media reported Wednesday. Health Minister Alejandro Gaviria reportedly stated that he is working on a decree to allow for the commercialization of medical cannabis products. – […]

Australia Pops ‘Pot Stocks’ on News of Legalization

by Source: Medical cannabis fuels new sector …There’s a flurry of activity in the ‘farm to pharma’ sector. A pot stock boom looks set to sweep the Australian sharemarket after plans to legalise medical cannabis, with a host of ASX-listed companies fast-tracking their moves to enter the market. Australia’s first listed medical marijuana company, […]

History Repeats: Cannabis Investors Would Be Wise to Remember That

by Source: As most readers of The Daily Bell are well aware, we at High Alert Investment Management are actively involved in investing in what we believe are the best opportunities for developing significant wealth over the next several years in the global cannabis industry as it continues to whiten. What I mean by […]