Tag Archives: cannabis politics

Medical Marijuana Inc. Shareholder Letter and Corporate Update


SAN DIEGO, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Medical Marijuana Inc. (MJNA) To The Shareholders of Medical Marijuana Inc.: From:  Michelle Sides, Chairman, Chief Operating Officer and Shareholder It has become apparent that the Company needs to pause momentarily and address the concerns of a number of our valued shareholders that have been posed to us […]

Medbox Positioned For Majority of Americans Now Favoring Legalizing Marijuana


HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Medbox, Inc. (OTC Markets: MDBX) (www.medboxinc.com), a leader in providing consulting services and systems to medical and retail industries worldwide, commented on the new research regarding American’s views on legalizing marijuana. According to the Pew Research Center, for the first time in more than four decades of polling […]

SKTO Signs Accomplished Legal Executive Jeff Benz


MIAMI, FL–(Marketwire – Mar 26, 2013) – SK3 Group, Inc. (OTC Pink: SKTO) today announces that it has appointed Jeffrey Benz, an experienced business attorney and former executive with various sports, entertainment, and technology companies, as General Counsel and Executive Vice President of Business, Legal, and Government Affairs. “We are bringing together a management team […]

GrowLife Inc. to Explore Opportunities in Illinois After State Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Measure


WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., March 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GrowLife, Inc. (PHOT), a provider of highly effective indoor growing technologies and unique lifestyle brands, reports that the company will expeditiously begin to examine greater opportunities in the State of Illinois following a favorable state House panel approved measure to legalize the use of marijuana in […]

MediSwipe Inc. Announces First Patient Certification Center to Begin Operations in State of Michigan


LOS ANGELES, March 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MediSwipe Inc. (www.MediSwipe.com) (MWIP), a patient security solutions and financial products company for the medicinal marijuana and health care industry, today announced the opening of the first of two patient certification centers within the state of Michigan. The first patient certification center located in Washtenaw county is […]

SKTO Announces New Chairman


MIAMI, FL–(Marketwire – Mar 13, 2013) – SK3 Group, Inc. (OTC Pink: SKTO) today announces that it has appointed licensing expert and former Executive of King World Productions, Kevin Allyn, as Chairman of the Board of Directors. “Each of the members voted onto the Board brings experience, a unique perspective and direction,” said A. Mayor, […]

Warren: Drug possession warrants jail time but laundering cartel money doesn’t?

Appearing at a Senate Banking Committee hearing Thursday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) grilled officials from the Treasury Department over why criminal charges were not filed against officials at HSBC who helped launder hundreds of millions of dollars for drug cartels. The HSBC scandal resulted in the Department of Justice and Treasuryannouncing a record $1.92 billion fine after […]