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Legal Marijuana for Parents, but Not Their Kids

When the antidrug educator Tim Ryan talks to students, he often asks them what they know about marijuana. “It’s a plant,” is a common response.

(VAPO) Focus List Company Update

Vaporin Issues Letter to Shareholders Click here to read the entire press release

Change at the top in bid for marijuana permits

Claim on resume halted action on 2 marijuana dispensaries

Kevin Fisher, executive director of a company that won provisional licenses for two Massachusetts medical marijuana dispensaries in June, resigned his position this weekend after recent reports that he had wrongly claimed on the dispensary applications that he had a college degree.

Guest Column: The 5 Types of Cannabis Companies Most Likely to Get Investment Money

By Emily Paxhia

Many startups in the cannabis industry are seeking capital as the “green rush” intensifies, promising to make investors wealthy in exchange for some much-needed cash.

But a fair share of these businesses struggle to find money, even though the financing pool is as deep as its ever been.

Seasoned investors in the cannabis space often look for companies with certain characteristics, and businesses that fit the bill stand a much better chance of cementing a deal than those that do not.

Colorado aims to produce more legal pot

Colorado is faced with an unexpected problem: It needs to grow more legalized recreational pot. Only about 60% of marijuana sold in Colorado is the legal variety, so the state must ramp up its efforts to compete with the black market.

Seven months after Colorado legalized recreational pot, the state has an unexpected problem. It needs to grow more.

Focus List Portfolio Performance Update 8/13/2014

Focus List Portfolio Performance Update

It’s been 1 week since we announced our first three Focus List companies. We owe you a profile for (TURV) which is currently being worked on and will be released very soon. In the meantime let’s take a look at how each company is doing since we announced them on August 6, 2014 at the low of day. :

As you previously stated we own ZERO (0) shares of any company on this focus list nor have we EVER owned a share of any company on this focus list. Below we will use the example of “10,000 shares” but it is just that an example again we own zero shares.

1. GrowBLOX Sciences, Inc. (otcqb: GBLX) View Our GBLX Report Here

Date Added: August 6, 2014

Price Alerted: $1.15

Position: 10,000 shares

Current Price: $1.19

Current Percentage Gain: +3.48%

Monetary Gains: +$400.00