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NYPD Discontinues "Buy or Bust" Marijuana Scheme

NYPD Discontinues "Buy or Bust" Marijuana Scheme

This past week, the New York Police Department ordered it's narcotics unit to stop it's undercover marijuana policing policies that have been disproportionately targeting blacks and Latinos, who made up 86% of their lower tiered pot busts for the year. The undercover strategy known as "buy-and bust" is when an...

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A New Era for Marijuana begins in New York

A New Era for Marijuana begins in New York

According to the New York Times, a new era of marijuana entrepreneurs incorporated are ready to begin investing in the number one cash crop of the next century. This is sexy, this is drugs," one speaker, Adam Bierman, a managing partner of MedMen, a California- based consulting company, told a...

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Barriers are "High" for Medical Marijuana Businesses in New York

Barriers are "High" for Medical Marijuana Businesses in New York

Even though New York state has taken steps necessary to make medical marijuana legal in the state, small businesses shouldn't expect to make money from it. Many of the obstacles surrounding medical marijuana are derived from laws that make gaining access to marijuana licensing close to winning the lottery. The...

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