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Wall Street’s Marijuana Madness: ‘It’s Like the Internet in 1997’

  Entrepreneurs and investors are rushing headlong into the nascent legal marijuana industry, fueling a stock craze reminiscent of the late 1990s dot-com bubble and the recent bitcoin mania. TORONTO—Shannon Soqui just quit his Wall Street job to go after what he thinks is a bigger business: selling marijuana the way Mary Kay Inc. sells […]

The Amount of Older Americans Using Marijuana Is Getting, Um, Higher

Boomers are experimenting with marijuana more than ever before. Here’s what it could mean. Marijuana is apparently booming among, well, boomers. Specifically, marijuana use is becoming more prevalent among Americans over 50, according to a new study in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence. The study analyzed survey responses from more than 17,000 adults over […]

Marijuana Bill Scheduled For Congressional Vote This Week

The U.S. House panel that oversees federal drug enforcement is scheduled to vote this week on a bill to dramatically expand opportunities for research on the medical benefits of marijuana. The House Judiciary Committee is expected to approve legislation to license more growers of cannabis to be used in scientific research. Source: Marijuana Bill Scheduled For Congressional […]