Bevin: Kentucky breaks record for business investments

By BRUCE SCHREINER Associated PressFRANKFORT, Ky. Kentucky's economic development campaign has produced nearly $5.8 billion in pledged business investments so far this year, already surpassing the state's record for a full year, Gov. Matt Bevin said Friday.Those investments — promised by existing businesses and companies locating to Kentucky — are expected to create about 9,500 …

Cannabis and Hemp Stock News of the Day…

I happened to run across the following stock reports today and thought maybe it might be interesting to someone out there... Check them out...     United Cannabis Corp (OTCMKTS:CNAB) Is Today’s Cannabis Focus By Alex Carlson / in Momentum Stocks, Sector Watch, Stocks / on Monday, 07 Nov 2016 United Cannabis Corp (OTCMKTS:CNAB) has …

The stock markets will soon welcome a dispensary to the ranks of the publicly traded

January 13, 2016 Oakland Dispensary Shares To Be Publicly Traded Following a brutal 2015 for marijuana stocks, the cannabis investment sector has something to smile about to start the new year. The stock markets will soon welcome a dispensary to the ranks of the publicly traded: Black Oak Gallery, better known as Blüm Oakland. Blüm …

Marc Emery Prison Blog: How I Began My Plan to Overgrow the Government

By Marc Emery - Thursday, February 27 2014   CANNABIS CULTURE - Since the 20th anniversary of my activism in British Columbia is approaching on April 11th, I thought I would write a series of blogs about my early years, when there was no movement, no legal medical marijuana anywhere, books and magazines about cannabis …

For ex-offenders, finding a job remains the biggest challenge to returning to society

By STEVE YODER, The Fiscal Times March 27, 2012 For ex-offenders, finding a job remains the biggest challenge to returning to society. A 2003 study by Princeton University researcher Devah Pager in Milwaukee found that a criminal record cut someone’s chance of getting a call back from a prospective employer by nearly half. RELATED: Meet …