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Gains, growing pains mark California’s 1st year of legal pot

It was supposed to be a great year for marijuana entrepreneur Brian Blatz.

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Coloradans spend $4.57 to mitigate marijuana’s effects for every tax dollar it generates, claims a recently released study.

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The Spot newsletter: What happened during Colorado’s primary elections, a new Aurora mayor, train horn news, more drilling on public lands? and more

Welcome back to The Spot, where The Denver Post’s politics team captures what’s happening this week — from the Colorado legislature to Denver city hall, with a stop through the halls of Congress in Washington, D.C.

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101 bills that passed and failed: A digest of what you missed in the 2018 Colorado legislative session, from taxes to crime to transportation

Colorado lawmakers introduced more than 700 bills in the 2018 legislative session covering a wide range of topics. If you’re wondering what you missed, one line about 101 bills that passed or failed in the 120-day term.

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Legalizing and taxing marijuana boosts government revenue – a little, report says

A new report finds that legalizing and taxing marijuana boosts revenue for state and local governments, but not by much.

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The Spot newsletter: Who’s on the 2018 ballot anyway?, regulating the sale of body parts in Colorado, Denver mayor remains in hot water and more

Welcome back to The Spot, where The Denver Post’s politics team captures what’s happening this week — from the Colorado legislature to Denver city hall, with a stop through the halls of Congress in Washington, D.C.

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Hike in retail marijuana tax is part of Denver’s plan to turbo-charge its $15 million-a-year affordable housing fund

Denver marijuana buyers would help pay for an expansion of Denver’s 10-year, $150 million affordable housing fund under a plan that includes borrowing to amp up apartment production.

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Mass Extortion for Hopeful Dispensaries

Massachusetts voters approved the cultivation and sale of medical marijuana for predetermined medical conditions back in 2012, but the state calls itself home to a mere six dispensaries.  So where are the rest? Most are still awaiting approval for their licenses. A whopping 174 dispensary applications are currently held up in legal limbo with Massachusetts, […] Thanks to marijuana.com

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Concord Taxes Medicinal Marijuana

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Creating a completely new and legit industry could be greater than a challenging undertaking, particularly when you will find strong sentiments against it.  Medical marijuana may take a long time to achieve mainstream momentum, but recently it’s acquired the support over 80% of People in america. Throughout this same time period the economy has joined an economic downturn:  excellent unemployment rates along with a massive mortgage industry meltdown have placed our economy in a condition of unrest.

Government authorities looked for brand new causes of revenue.  In This summer, of 2009 the town of Concord approved legislation that generate a structure for taxing medicinal marijuana.

Concord won’t be the only real city inside the U . s . States seeking new streams of revenue.  Other metropolitan areas may wish to tax medicinal marijuana or perhaps attempt to take advantage of other industries they formerly i never thought of.   It may also help government bodies to keep close track of the finances of those large and mostly cash companies.  
The entire year 2008 will probably be appreciated for a lot of landmark occasions.  Unfortunately an economy around the edge will stick out just as much or maybe more than every other occasions of this year.  Hopefully it could also be viewed as the catalyst for any more structured and controlled medicinal marijuana industry.  We often hear the modern revenue is within eco-friendly jobs.  This statement could have a double meaning as Concord has shown that another eco-friendly industry may stimulate our economy.

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LA Occasions  Oakland voters approve a tax on medicinal marijuana

CNN  Oakland, California, passes landmark marijuana tax

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