June 29, 2017

Over 90 per day.

That's how many Americans died of opioid overdose in 2015 alone... and the death toll continues to rise, to the tune of a 439 percent increase in overdose deaths since 1999. Each year, opioids kill more people than car accidents and fatal shootings, contributing to drug overdose...

June 20, 2017

The Trump administration has built its brand partly around deregulation and draining the proverbial political swamp – something one might think of as positive for states hoping to pass cannabis legislation. The reality, though, is anything but - with a (typically anti-cannabis) Republican majority o...

June 8, 2017

We may not have the peanuts and Cracker Jacks, but we have a real pressure cooker going on here, bottom of the ninth with regards to marijuana policy. Up at bat is the captain of the Trump Administration players' anti-legalization brigade, Attorney General Jeff Sessions. But as Sessions went up to b...

April 25, 2017

If the annual report card grading each state’s medical marijuana law were anything like the report cards received in high school, 36 percent of the states would be heading right to the principal’s office. Out of the 44 states that now have some type of legal medical marijuana program in place, 16 of...

Not too long ago the Delta 9 team ventured uptown from our Manhattan HQ to the latest installment of Cannabis IB Viridian Capital's Viridian Cannabis Investment Series;  the focus of this latest edition was "Diversity in the Cannabis Industry".

While the concept of "diversity" can be traced back...

April 20, 2017

No fewer than 13 marijuana bills have hit Congress in recent months, and, if passed, the vast majority of them could have vastly positive impacts on the cannabis industry. We focused on the 10 bills that fall into potentially positive territory, and two others that could bring positive or negat...

April 14, 2017

In an article posted last night by human capital leadership intelligence gurus Hunt Scanlon, co authors Stephen Sawicki and Scott Scanlon presented an in-depth profile of the only dedicated executive search firm focused on the cannabis industry (hint: it's us!). The article features our very own Dan...

April 6, 2017

If the past several months have seemed like cannabis’ ultimate federal legal status might be in another dimension, don’t worry – you’re not in an old Twilight Zone episode, even if our most prominent Department of Justice employee might sound like he’s giving the opening narration.

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Eagle-eyed viewers of HBO’s Last Week Tonight this past Sunday were treated to a very informative, frequently hilarious rant by host John Oliver into some of the marijuana-related issues we - and pretty much anyone else involved with the cannabis industry - have been talking about for some time.


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