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Darrell Dexter. Marijuana & Alcohol. Weed & Booze.

Introducing the Cannabis Beverage Producers Alliance. Alcohol and cannabis companies form pot-beverage industry group to push changes (CTVNews). Armina Ligaya, The Canadian Press...

Dear Foreigner. If You Smoke, Work or Invest in Marijuana, You’re Banned from Entering...

Smoke, Work With or Invest in Marijuana? You're Banned from Coming Into U.S. and if Caught Lying, You Could be Banned for Life!  WHAT THE?? “Either stop travelling to the U.S. or get out of the...

Marijuana Industry Set to Boom? (TheStreet.com)

Cannabis Industry Sits on Precipice of Major Expansion (TheStreet) A string of good news for the cannabis sector may prompt institutional investors to get into the game, but watch valuations increase. The cannabis industry could be...

Jeff Sessions. California’s Legal Marijuana Businesses Just Got Harder to Bank. (CNBC)

Jeff Sessions just made it even harder for California's legal marijuana businesses to find a place to put their cash Jeff Sessions' decided to rescind relatively lax guidelines for federal regulation of state marijuana...

Bitcoin Offers the Cannabis Industry an Alternative to Banks. (CNBC)

Bitcoin offers the cannabis industry an alternative to banks. An estimated 500 banks will work with medical marijuana companies, but the majority still won't. Experts say the cannabis industry could be a front-runner in...

U.S. Justice Department Blindsided Banking Agency on Pot Policy Flip (Reuters).

Marijuana is banned by federal law but it has become legal in one form or another in a number of states. About 400 banks and credit unions do business with the U.S. marijuana industry. Most...

What’s next for marijuana industry after recent crackdown?

The national movement to legalize marijuana took a big step forward this week – and a big step back. California became the largest state in the nation to permit recreational pot use, but on...

Measuring Colorado’s “great experiment” with marijuana. (CBS)

We're far from CLEARING THE SMOKE over recreational marijuana use. A new federal policy announced this past week takes a tough line. It's a challenge to states that have legalized use, including, most recently,...