Canna News


Bills Allowing Marijuana Deliveries And Tasting Rooms Head Toward Colorado Governor’s Desk

A bill that would allow marijuana deliveries in Colorado is heading  to the governor’s desk following a final vote in the Senate on  Wednesday. And separate legislation providing for cannabis “tasting  rooms” could be soon to follow.

If signed into law, the two bills would represent some of the most  significant expansions of the state’s legal cannabis program since  voters approved legalization in 2012. The Senate votes on the  House-passed legislation came just days before the end of the 2019  legislative session. Read more...

Warren Buffett Says Cannabis Would Ruin Coca-Cola’s ‘Wholesome Image’

The Coca-Cola Company is the largest soft drink company in the world.  And billionaire Warren Buffett’s holding company Berkshire Hathaway is  Coca-Cola’s largest investor, with a $19.5 billion stake in the company.  Known to be a savvy investor, one might think Buffett would be excited  about Coca-Cola exploring business opportunities in the rapidly  expanding cannabidiol (CBD) market. But instead, Buffett thinks it would be best for the beverage  producer to stay away from cannabis entirely. Not because it would be a  bad business strategy. But because cannabis would ruin Coca-Cola’s  “wholesome image.”  Read more...

Las Vegas City Approves Cannabis Lounges

 After some backlash from city officials, the Las Vegas City council has  officially approved cannabis lounges within the confines of the city,  making Las Vegas the first city in Nevada to do so. 

On Wednesday, officials voted 4-1 in favor of social lounges, a bill  spearheaded by City Councilman Bob Coffin. Of the five officials who  voted, the only one to vote “no” on the bill was Councilman Stavros  Anthony, a retired Metro Police Captain. Mayor Carolyn Goodman, who  claims her family has a small stake in the burgeoning recreational  industry, abstained from the vote altogether.  Read more...

Retail Cannabis in Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs is the minority city in Colorado when it comes to adult use cannabis. Is this a smart move? Manitou Springs has been reaping the benefits with no ill effects. Why do we choose to step over the revenue it provides? And now, with the re-election of Mayor Suthers, we will have to endure another four years of "Reefer Madness"! Colorado Springs has missed out on hundreds of millions of dollars in tax revenue over the last six years, how long do we let this go on? All the while, when the city needs more money, they raise taxes and stick fees on the citizens! Tell your elected representatives that it's time we make a change before it's too late to reap the benefits of adult use cannabis!

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