Pot business conference draws hundreds
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Not far away, a former broker at Stratton Oakmont, the Long Island, New York, brokerage at the center of a stock manipulation scheme that was the subject of the film Wolf of Wall Street, chatted with a former player for the New York Jets pro football team, about the prospects of marijuana based biotechnology companies.
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Expo topics ranged from branding to obtaining a state license to criminal defense strategies if things go wrong.
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