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Alaska One Step Closer to Retail Marijuana Sales

Alaska One Step Closer to Retail Marijuana Sales

Although voters in the state of Alaska approved recreational cannabis legalization in 2014, it is still missing something that is available in Washington, Colorado and Oregon: retail sales. But the ability of an adult to walk into a store and buy some marijuana legally should be coming by the end of the year, according to authorities there.

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A Few Things to Know Before Jumping Into the Marijuana Industry

A Few Things to Know Before Jumping into the Marijuana Industry

The marijuana industry is new and exciting and that’s why so many investors and entrepreneurs want to get in on the “ground floor.” But there are several things you should take into account before making that leap.

The most important thing to take into consideration is the legality of cannabis, something that really doesn’t come into play in most industries. Even heavily regulated products that are sold at the retail level basically have uniform regulations no matter where you are in the U.S. This is not the case with cannabis products.