marijuana law

Professional Marijuana Growers Find It’s Difficult to Make a Profit

Professional marijuana growers, who are facing high startup costs, operational challenges and state regulations, are finding it difficult to make a profit, according to The Wall Street Journal. An estimated 2,000 to 4,000 businesses are producing marijuana for legal purposes, the article notes. The National Cannabis Industry Association says total…

Colorado, Washington State Await Federal Government Response to Marijuana Laws

Officials in Colorado and Washington state are seeking guidance from the federal government in the wake of those states’ approval of recreational marijuana laws, The Washington Post reports. Voters in Colorado and Washington approved measures to legalize the possession and sale of marijuana for recreational use, becoming the first U.S.…