DEA and Rescheduling Cannabis: The Dream is Over

Many marijuana activists and reformers were disappointed recently when the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration issued their long anticipated “big announcement” of the summer and marijuana wasn’t rescheduled. Rumors had been swirling for months that DEA would re-schedule marijuana, moving the prohibited substance out of Schedule I and into… well, no one really knew because there was…

Cannabis Investors: Want Big Returns, Want To Stay Anonymous

Venture capital is flooding into the cannabis industry, with New York-based private equity firm Tuatara Capital Partners recently closing an $80 million funding round. Who are the smart and forward-thinking individuals bankrolling the future of marijuana? You’ll never know, because Tuatara will never tell, as Forbes recently reported. Mark Riiska, Tuatara’s COO, says “getting people…