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Medical Marijuana

GOP Blocks Amendment To Allow VA Doctors To Recommend Medical Cannabis

Congressman Earl Blumenauer (OR-03), founder and co-chair of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus, condemned the House Rules Committee decision to block his amendment to make it easier for qualified veterans to access state-legal medical marijuana. The Committee’s vote prevents Blumenauer from offering the amendment when the House considers the FY 2018 […]

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Medical Marijuana

Gaylord Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Raided, Again

Social media is blowing up with reports of a new round of raids by Michigan State Police against medical marijuana dispensaries in the Gaylord area. There are no reports from traditional media but photographs are being circulated of blue MSP vehicles at two Gaylord facilities, including Cloud 45. Photos were […]

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Cannabis Culture

NBA Commissioner Wont Change League Marijuana Policy

In an interview with the Portland Trailblazers star guard CJ McCollum, National Basketball Association NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expressed his view that the leagues marijuana prohibition stance is fine … at least for now. The concerns he expressed were centered around travel risks with the mishmash of different state laws. […]

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Marijuana Legalization

SEC Tweets Offensive Marijuana Prohibition Joke

In what many cannabis activists are considering a supremely ignorant, offensive, and inappropriate tweet, The Securities and Exchange Commission office in Fort Worth, Texas, tweeted a bad joke about cannabis regarding it’s illegality. And, it was one everyone has heard before … a bad variation on the old “joint custody” […]

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Medical Marijuana

URGENT: Your Senators Need To Hear From You Today

I received the following action alert today: We need your help once more to ensure that patients across the country are protected. The U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations will be making a decision on the 2018 budget this week that could leave state medical programs and patients vulnerable to federal […]

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Marijuana Business

Michigan: First Amendment To MMFLA Is Signed By Governor

It took just 16 days for Sen. Jones to usher his bill through both houses of the Michigan legislature and receive passage. It was signed by the Governor less than a month later and is now law, requiring additional screening and criminality monitoring for all applicants and associates. This is […]

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Cannabis Culture

Oregon State Fair Welcomes Cannabis Growers for Second Year

Once again the Oregon Cannabis Growers and Consumers Fair (OCGCF) is coming to the Oregon State Fairgrounds. This second annual event was the very first of its kind last year when it debuted and made international news due to the participation of the Oregon State Fair and the uniqueness of […]

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Marijuana Business

Securing Sufficient Capital Necessary for Cannabis Businesses

There’s a lot to think about entering into any new business enterprise. Factor cannabis into the mix, and your entrepreneurial load multiples three-fold. Every angle of bringing a new product to market requires intense scrutiny to ensure that product is competitive in its space. Creating the right brand for your […]