US Midterms Could Mean Legalization, High Times Accepts Bitcoin, Consumers Prefer Legal Cannabis

The Morning Blunt

Volume 1| Issue 7
September 9, 2018

“The secret of success is to do the common thing uncommonly well.”
— John D. Rockefeller Jr.

Global Trends

Midterms Could Mean Big Changes For Big Canna

With legalization in Canada right around the corner, attention has shifted to other countries that may also legalize. Upcoming midterms could mean big changes for Big Canna in the US!

https://www.fool.com/investing/2018/09/08/midterm-elections-could-be-a-turning-point-for-mar.aspx

Supreme Cannabis Has Supreme Potential

One stock to keep an eye on is Supreme Cannabis Inc. Their slow and steady pace may win the race after all.

https://oracledispatch.com/2018/09/08/supreme-cannabis-company-inc-otcmktssprwf-tipping-point/

FDA Commissioner Open to Cannabis?

FDA commissioner quietly promotes decriminalization of cannabis.

https://www.civilized.life/articles/fda-commissioner-throws-subtle-support-towards-cannabis-decriminalization/

Are Canna-Tobacco Partnerships Next?

Legalization in Canada is coming, and so too will canna-tobacco partnerships.

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/3-reasons-big-tobacco-marijuana-154100113.html

High Times First IPO to Accept Bitcoin

High Times just announced it plans to accept Bitcoin. This will be the first publicly traded company to accept cryptocurrency.

https://coingape.com/cannabis-brand-high-times-ipo-accept-bitcoin-ethereum/

California News

Too Close For Comfort?

Redding producer, Aleck Commercial Cultivators, is going head on with Redding City Council over a dispute regarding the proximity to a homeless shelter.

https://www.redding.com/story/money/columnists/david-benda/2018/09/08/buzz-cannabis-business-appeal-redding-city-council/1227868002/

Science

Study: Consumers Prefer Legal Cannabis

According to this study, consumers are willing to pay a higher amount for legal cannabis than resort to black market cannabis.

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/add.14437

Other News

Oregon Lawsuit Over Cross-Pollination

Two hemp farmers are entering litigation over a cross-pollination case

https://www.cannalawblog.com/oregon-industrial-hemp-litigation-wont-you-be-my-neighbor/

SEC Shuts Down Fraudulent Firm

Texas firm Greenview Investment Partners defrauded investors of $3.3 million. SEC has issued a warning to investors regarding investment scams.

https://www.livebitcoinnews.com/sec-shuts-down-cannabis-investment-fund-for-fraud/

Rundown of Uruguay’s Legalization

Uruguay led cannabis into legalization, take a look at the new products and political atmosphere emerging.

https://dailytimes.com.pk/294543/uruguays-mate-gets-a-makeover-with-cannabis/

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