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Regulating Cannabis: The Trend Toward Increased Compliance Enforcement

Regulating Cannabis: The Trend Toward Increased Compliance Enforcement

Washington Cannabis Enforcement: Most Common Violations As legal cannabis markets have expanded, more states are moving toward greater regulation of their cannabis industry with strict compliance requirements. In Washington, the largest number of regulatory violations in 2015 involved failure to use or adequately maintain the required traceability system.  This is of particular concern to [...]
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DEA Marijuana Eradication & Arrests in California 2009 - 2014

DEA Marijuana Eradication & Arrests in California 2009 – 2014

As the country’s largest marijuana producer, California has borne the brunt of the federal war on marijuana. In 2014, 62% of the marijuana plants eradicated nationally were in California, down from 72% in 2009. Notably, even though federal marijuana cultivation arrests have fallen nationally by 37%, they have increased in California by 42% since 2009. […]
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Female Marijuana Consumers Represents a Key Market Opportunity

Female Marijuana Consumers Represents a Key Market Opportunity

Women are a key demographic in legal marijuana markets, and the growing number of products specifically aimed at female marijuana consumers reflects the significant market opportunity they represent. Historically, women have consumed marijuana at lower rates than men, accounting for slightly more than one-third of people who consumed marijuana in the past month. Similar proportions […]
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5 Important Trends In How Big Data Is Transforming Business

5 Important Trends In How Big Data Is Transforming Business

We have all heard that big data is transforming the way we live and how we conduct business. But how? And what is Big Data really mean? Put simply, Big Data is a popular term used to describe complex sets of information that require more advanced applications for processing and analyzing. In order to better […]
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Dramatic Decline Marijuana Arrests Washington DC Since Adult Use Legalization

Dramatic Decline In Marijuana Arrests Since Adult Use Was Legalized

Arrests for marijuana-related offenses in Washington, D.C., began falling in 2011. But since city residents legalized adult use in 2014, the decline has been dramatic. Total arrests in Washington, D.C. have fallen 95% since 2011, and arrests for marijuana possession have fallen 99% over the same period. Concerns about the social and economic impact of […]
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The Dramatic Decline In Marijuana Arrests in Washington D.C. Since Adult Use Legalization

Dramatic Decline In Marijuana Arrests In Washington, DC Since Adult Use Legalization

Arrests for marijuana-related offenses in Washington D.C. began falling in 2011, but since city residents legalized adult use in 2014, the decline has been dramatic. Total arrests have fallen 95% since 2011, and arrests for possession alone have fallen 99% over the same period. Concerns about the social and economic impact of the city’s arrest […]
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Top 5 Medical Marijuana Market Growth Projections for 2015 to 2020

Top 5 Medical Marijuana Market Growth Projections (2015-2020)

  According to the State of Legal Marijuana Markets Report (4th Edition), published by ArcView Market Research and produced by New Frontier, California is the largest medical marijuana program in the country among states where medical marijuana is currently legal. The California market is fueled by the state’s large size, longevity as the first-in-the-nation medical […]
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Explosive Growth Legal Adult Use and Medical Marijuana Markets - 2014 to 2020

Explosive Growth of Legal Adult Use and Medical Marijuana Markets

Legal Sales Expected To Grow From $5.7 Billion In 2015 to $22.8 Billion In 2020 With all the 2015 year end data now reported, and a strong opening in legal marijuana sales in 2016, New Frontier and ArcView Market Research have revised their medical and adult use marijuana market projections to reflect the market’s continued […]
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