Cannabis Bits and Briefs

By |July 29th, 2016|

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime World Drug Report 2011 says compared to other countries and based on the percentage of adults and youth (ages 15-64), who have consumed cannabis in the past year, the Northern Mariana Islands ranked second in the world for cannabis use at 22 […]

The Tax Man

By |July 28th, 2016|

The Tax Man cometh, and cometh and cometh. At least that’s how it feels in cannabis Colorado. The Internal Revenue Service is auditing some 30 cannabusiness pioneers for tax years 2014 and 2015 because of the cash nature of the industry.

Uncle Sam has a way of keeping track of drug (expect pharmaceuticals) money with IRS […]

Tuesday News Wrap

By |July 19th, 2016|

Coalinga City Council to Sell Claremont Custody Center to Ocean Grown Extracts

Recently the Coalinga City Council (California) approved the sale of the Claremont Custody Center to Ocean Grown Extracts. The sale price? $4.1 million. Coalinga expects also to collect “around $2 million per year in rent and fees” from the mmj extraction facility

Ocean Grown Extracts […]

Arizona Dispensary FAQs

By |July 16th, 2016|

The Arizona Department of Health Services will accept dispensary registration certificate applications from July 18 – July 29, 2016.  Here are some FAQs from PInnacle Consultation’s experts.

Q: What is still prohibited under the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act?

A: The Arizona Medical Marijuana Act does not:

Authorize a person to undertake any task under the influence of marijuana that […]

Congressman Gallego Supports Arizona Initiative

By |July 8th, 2016|

Arizona Congressman Ruben Gallego, (D), an Iraq War veteran, said he supports the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol initiative, the state marijuana-legalization initiative. Gallego represents Arizona’s Seventh Congressional District which includes central and south Phoenix as well as western Maricopa County communities.
“I am proud to support this initiative, as it represents a far more sensible approach to marijuana […]

Pinnacle Consultation: Oregon FAQs

By |July 6th, 2016|

Pinnacle Consultation has seen an upswing in clients seeking to do business in Oregon. So many in fact, its experts have put together a list of frequently asked questions. For more information contact Pinnacle Consultation’s main office at 719.330.5301.
Oregon Licensing – General
Q: Will we receive notice before an inspector visits the premises?

A:  After licensure the inspector may visit the […]