CLOSE Joseph Walker, Ringwood police chief, talks about the potential impact of legalized marijuana in New Jersey. David M Zimmer/NorthJersey.com Marijuana and cash seized by police officials in Bergen County.(Photo: File/NorthJersey.com) BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. — Proponents say legalizing marijuana will increase tax revenue and decrease crime. For local police departments across the nation, the change would usher in a new way […]

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California’s long, violent and expensive war on marijuana will end Monday in a quintessentially American way: joyful shopping. In scenes resembling a Lululemon sale more than “Reefer Madness,” the state will mark the historic finale of pot’s prohibition on New Year’s Day with long lines for sleek pre-rolled cigarettes, infused pastilles and silver vaporizers that […]

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A Look Back I began my series of articles covering my own personal investing endeavors with my article, The BAK Portfolio: Making Money On Cannabis And Tech. The portfolio was started in March 2017 with the goal of capitalizing on a number of emerging industries/technologies, namely the nascent Canadian cannabis industry and the global move […]

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Massachusetts voters legalized recreational marijuana in 2016, creating a new industry and all of the regulation woes that come with how to implement it. Locally, municipalities continue to grapple with whether to allow or prohibit commercial marijuana sales and cultivation, and exactly how to go about doing it. In North Andover, a proposed 1.1 million square foot […]

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Very recently, we have been studying one of the most exciting home runs seen in 2017. It is stock issued by NAMASTE TECHNOLOGI (OTCMKTS:NXTTF), the largest online retailer for medical cannabis delivery systems globally. Company Logo – NAMASTE TECHNOLOGI OTCMKTS:NXTTF Several supply agreements with companies operating in the marijuana field, an astonishing increase in the […]

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Very recently, we have been studying one of the most exciting home runs seen in 2017. It is stock issued by NAMASTE TECHNOLOGI (OTCMKTS:NXTTF), the largest online retailer for medical cannabis delivery systems globally. Company Logo – NAMASTE TECHNOLOGI OTCMKTS:NXTTF Several supply agreements with companies operating in the marijuana field, an astonishing increase in the […]

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Following this week’s announcement by GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ:GWPH) that the drug Epidiolex was accepted for filing with Priority Review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, comes news that the company submitted a Marketing Authorisation Application to the European Medicines Agency. In a statement released Friday GW noted that they have already received the […]

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Federal drug schedules Federal regulators classify drugs into five categories depending upon the drug’s acceptable medical use and the drug’s abuse or dependency potential. Examples of drugs in each category: Schedule I–heroin, LSD, marijuana (cannabis), ecstasy, methaqualone, and peyote Schedule II –Vicodin, cocaine, methamphetamine, methadone, Dilaudid, meperidine Demerol, OxyContinl, Dexedrine, Adderall, and Ritalin Schedule III–Tylenol […]

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Following this week’s announcement by GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ:GWPH) that the drug Epidiolex was accepted for filing with Priority Review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, comes news that the company submitted a Marketing Authorisation Application to the European Medicines Agency. In a statement released Friday GW noted that they have already received the […]

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