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NBC's Pete Williams reports the government has issued guidance for banks servicing legal marijuana businesses. CNBC's Jane Wells provides insight.
The $115 million campaign, to be overseen by the Food and Drug Administration, will target the 10 million young people aged 12 to 17 who are open to trying cigarettes or who are already experimenting with them and are in danger of becoming regular smokers, the FDA said.
The $115 million campaign by the Food and Drug Administration will target the 10 million people aged 12 to 17 who are open to trying cigarettes or who are already experimenting with them and are in danger of becoming regular smokers, the FDA said.
Discussing health-care reform, innovation and America's energy future from Davos, Switzerland, with Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas. For the world to continue to grow, Saudi Arabia needs to be a major player, Perry says.
Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, D-R.I., and Christopher Kennedy Lawford, author of "What Addicts Know: Lessons to Benefit Everyone," discuss how the Affordable Care Act could affect 23 million people with substance problems.
*Syria has shifted from smuggling site to net exporter. BEIRUT, Jan 12- Syria has become a major amphetamines exporter and consumer as the trauma of the country's brutal civil war fuels demand and the breakdown in order creates opportunity for producers.
WASHINGTON, Jan 10- An internal World Bank watchdog criticized the lender on Friday for not doing enough due diligence on a loan made to an Honduran company that is purportedly linked to multiple killings and drug trafficking.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on "high taxes" for recreational pot growers.
Starbuds of Denver owner Brian Ruden provides insight into the banking hurdles facing legal pot businesses, and discusses what he would tell his children about the use of marijuana.
CNBC's Jane Wells spoke with 3D Cannabis Center manager David Martinez about the banking hurdles for legal pot businesses.
Colorado consumers have been allowed to legally purchase recreational marijuana for more than a week. CNBC's Jane Wells reports the state is already facing a pot shortage.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the HT Growth Fund, which plans to raise $100 million over the next two years for the legal marijuana market.
What's turning the tide for the legalization of medical marijuana? CNBC's Jane Wells reports.
Marijuana dispensing machine maker Medbox's stock is up 100 percent in the past month. Dr. Bruce Bedrick, Medbox CEO, looks at the growth curve the medical marijuana business could provide.
Patrick Kennedy, former Rhode Island congressman (D); Andrew Spanswick, Klean Treatment Centers CEO; and Danny Danko, High Times Senior Cultivation editor, discuss the negative impacts the legalization of marijuana may have.
Tony Verzura, RiverRock owner, discusses Colorado's rigorous pot licensing process and explains how the state is preparing for the rush of recreational buyers expected to hit February 1st.
Colorado has issued more than 300 licenses to marijuana dispensaries. Dan Danko, High Times Magazine senior editor, discusses how Colorado is properly regulating pot distribution and explains the rigorous application process to obtain a license.
CNBC's Jane Wells breaks down marijuana usage in Washington and Colorado, and explains how each state is handling weed-smoking visitors.
New York state lawmakers introduced a bill last week that would legalize the sale, regulation and taxation of marijuana.
Crystal Peoples-Stokes, Democratic New York Assembly member, discusses the failed war on drugs and her newly introduced marijuana regulation and taxation act that would regulate marijuana like alcohol.