Missouri’s first medical marijuana trade show and expo comes to Union Station in March, despite concerns that stringent state rules may prevent many Missourians from taking part in the industry. But Jack Cardetti, spokesman for the Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association, tells The Jaco Report that the large number of licenses being granted for dispensaries and greenhouses means ample opportunities for local entrepreneurs to become part of the state’s medical cannabis industry.
Charles Jaco is a journalist and author. He has worked for NBC News, CNN, KMOX, KTRS, and Fox 2. He is best known for his coverage of the first Gulf War, and for his "legitimate rape" interview with Senate candidate Todd Akin. He is the winner of three George Foster Peabody Awards, and the author of four books.