• Posts Tagged ‘Marijuana Industry’

    Kleiman: A “grow your own” system provides benefits over the “alcohol model”

    by  • November 12, 2012 • Opinion • 0 Comments

    A “grow your own” system might make marijuana legal but without exploding consumption rates. “Mark Kleiman.. parses the possibilities: “…A “grow-your-own” system with an unregulated market of small-scale producers has some attractive features, compared to the alcohol model: There won’t be any marketing executives using their ingenuity to create as many as possible of the...

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    Legal risks, including those imposed by myriad local laws, may slow the marijuana industry boom

    by  • November 9, 2012 • News Stories, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    “Meanwhile, cities and counties in Colorado have created a dizzying patchwork of laws. That means a business could follow every state law but still be shut down… Consider what the burgeoning industry is up against. Prosecutors in the Eastern District of Washington were among the first in the country to put pressure on those in...

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