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US Legalization Forcing Mexican Drug Cartels Out of the Marijuana Business

Category: News | Posted on Fri, March, 4th 2016 by THCFinder

Although there are only a handful of states operating fully legal cannabis markets in the United States, they appear to be chipping away at the financial foundation of the Mexican drug cartels. Indeed, while Uncle Sam has maintained a disastrous four-decade-long plan intended to sabotage the smuggling efforts rising up from the southern nation, a new report from the U.S. Border Patrol reveals that statewide legalization efforts here in the Land of the Free have put a serious dent in Mexican pot exports. 

A recent analysis by the Washington Post indicates that Border Patrol agents seized less marijuana along the Mexican border in 2015 than they have in nearly a decade. The latest data shows that while agents hit a pinnacle in 2009, getting their hands on around 4 million pounds of weed, they only confiscated in upwards of 1.5 million pounds last year. 

Read More:http://www.hightimes.com/read/us-legalization-forcing-mexican-drug-cartels-out-marijuana-business


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Dab Life.

Category: Concentrates | Posted on Thu, March, 3rd 2016 by THCFinder


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Legal marijuana is finally doing what the drug war couldn’t

Category: News | Posted on Thu, March, 3rd 2016 by THCFinder

Legal marijuana may be doing at least one thing that a decades-long drug war couldn't: taking a bite out of Mexican drug cartels' profits.

The latest data from the U.S. Border Patrol shows that last year, marijuana seizures along the southwest border tumbled to their lowest level in at least a decade. Agents snagged roughly 1.5 million pounds of marijuana at the border, down from a peak of nearly 4 million pounds in 2009.

Read More:https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/03/03/legal-marijuana-is-finally-doing-what-the-drug-war-couldnt/


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Friday - Smoking Weed

Category: Videos | Posted on Thu, March, 3rd 2016 by THCFinder


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