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ABC News: Marijuana Ruling Could Signal End of Prohibition on Pot

ABC News reports:

"...Thursday, the Department of Justice announced that it would not prosecute marijuana crimes that were legal under state law, a move that could signal the end of the country's longtime prohibition on pot is nearing. "It certainly appears to be potentially the beginning of the end," said Paul Armantano, deputy director of the pot lobby group NORML."

CNBC; Scammers target pot stocks

View the CNBC coverage of the FINRA alert.


FINRA Warns Investors of Marijuana Stock Scams

August 20, 2013 WASHINGTON—The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) issued a new Investor Alert called Marijuana Sto

CNBC; 'High' taxes

Washington will tax pot anywhere from 25-50 percent at the production and processor level, another 25 percent at retail. CNBC's Jane Wells reports Washington says it could raise up to $2 billion in pot taxes over 5 years.


ProMap Acquires Advanced Cannabis Solutions

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, Aug 15, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Promap Corporation (OTCBB: PMAP) announced today the acquisition of Advanced Cannabis Solutions, Inc.