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3 Stocks Benefiting From The Cannabis Boom, Even Though They Never...

Cannabis Expanding Our certification plan holds farmers, processors, wholesalers, and retailers accountable to the highest organic standards in the industry. When expanding cannabis outdoors, you practically...

Alternatives on the Horizon?

Solutions on the Horizon? Update: Lack of Traditional Banking Back in December 2017, our own Barton Morris broke down the banking challenges created by cannabis laws. See A Major Problem for the Cannabis Industry: Lack of Traditional Banking. Now, over a year later, Congress is finally moving forward with promising federal banking reform. As of…

Los Angeles: A further Period III Cannabis Enterprise Licensing Update

On March 8, 2019, the Los Angeles City Council met and adopted the recent recommendations from the Rules, Elections, and Intergovernmental Relations Committee (“Committee”) regarding updates to the Department of Cannabis Regulation’s (“DCR”) licensing process. By adopting the recommendations, City Council requested that the City Attorney, with the help of the DCR, prepare and present…

PETITION: Question Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick to Support Wise Marijuana Legislation...

In a statement to The Texas Tribune, Patrick’s spokesperson Alejandro Garcia said the lieutenant governor is “strongly opposed to weakening any laws against marijuana [and] remains wary of the various medicinal use proposals that could become a vehicle for expanding access to this drug.” Sign this petition to ask Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick to reconsider his position…

New Michigan cannabis proposal: What would alter if it passes

Amid concerns about minority businesses being left out and general frustration with the pace at which Michigan is moving on both the medical and recreational marijuana fronts, a group of organizations with marijuana business interests is preparing legislation they hope will make significant changes in how the market will operate. Their sweeping proposal —  which will face a…

Texas General public Health Establishes Subcommittee on Clinical Marijuana

There are a record-setting 63 marijuana related bills up for consideration, including 17 proposals on medical marijuana! In the Texas House, several bills have already been referred to the Public Health Committee for consideration. This is the first group of legislators tasked with approving or denying broader access to medical marijuana for patients with debilitating…

Cerebral Palsy permitted as Issue for Healthcare Marijuana People

March 11, 2019 – The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has approved adding Cerebral Palsy to the list of debilitating medical conditions set forth in the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act of 2008. Cerebral Palsy was approved by LARA after the Medical Marihuana Review Panel members unanimously recommended approval. LARA also denied the condition of Chronic…