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Cannabis Activism

OMBC Starts Tomorrow!

April 27, 2017, 8:45 am Carl Wellstone

The Oregon Marijuana Business Conference (OMBC), the state’s biggest and best B2B conference is happening TOMORROW, APRIL 27th! There are just a few tickets left! Join a stellar list of highly qualified and proficient speakers covering the most current and important topics in cannabis! You won’t want to miss these […]

Cannabis Activism

Oregon Could Lead the Way on Social Cannabis Consumption

April 25, 2017, 5:49 am Carl Wellstone

The summer season will soon be upon us, and in Oregon, that means its time to finally crawl out of our wintery hovels and get outdoors! When the temperatures rise, the clouds finally part, and the sun comes peeking out over the mountains, we remember why we live here. As […]

Cannabis Activism

Oregon Marijuana Testing Still Controversial

April 24, 2017, 5:39 am Amber Langston

As cannabis (and medical cannabis) legalization moves further into the American mainstream, states coming online are looking to established protocols and best practices in the industry after which to model new regulations. As I speak with cannabis colleagues across the country, one question I hear repeatedly is, “What is Oregon […]

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Cannabis Activism

Social Consumption Reform Benefits Non-Cannabis Consumers

April 23, 2017, 6:11 pm Johnny Green

I have always been proud to call Oregon my home. As a fourth generation Oregonian, and the third generation of my family to cultivate cannabis in Oregon, I was extremely proud when Oregon voted to legalize cannabis for adult use in 2014. A lot of people worked very hard for […]

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Marijuana Business

California Judges Advised Against Investments In The Marijuana Industry

April 20, 2017, 8:00 am Johnny Green

The California Supreme Court Committee on Judicial Ethics Opinions (CJEO) has adopted a formal opinion advising judges that maintaining any interest in an enterprise that involves medical or recreational marijuana is incompatible with the obligation to follow the law under California Code of Judicial Ethics. In CJEO Formal Opinion 2017-010, […]

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Cannabis Activism

Henry Rollins Brings His Message to the Oregon Cannabis Community

April 19, 2017, 9:52 am Anthony Johnson

Cultural icon Henry Rollins is following up his keynote address at the International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) in San Francisco with a speech at the Oregon Marijuana Business Conference (OMBC) on April 28th in Eugene. The cannabis community is fortunate to have a prominent persona like Rollins, who doesn’t use […]

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Marijuana Business

Marijuana Business Booming in Eugene

April 18, 2017, 4:50 am Carl Wellstone

The cannabis industry is one of the top emerging industries in Oregon, the U.S. as a whole, and even the globe. As one of the first states to legalize marijuana, after a history of progressive cannabis policies, Oregon is poised to capitalize on an exciting opportunity. The college town of […]