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Cannabis Activism

DPA Statement On Proposed Trump Administration Rule To Require Drug Testing In Order To Receive Unemployment Benefits

Below is a statement from Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno, Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance, in response to an attempt by the Trump Administration to require drug testing in order to receive unemployment benefits: “This latest push to require people seeking unemployment benefits to undergo drug testing is invasive, cruel, and [read more]

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Cannabis Activism

Expedia Can Get Lost

Marijuana is supposedly legal in Washington State, so why does Seattle Hempfest continue to get flack. This year, besides the great WSLCB advertisement debacle, there’s Expedia not allowing Hempfest to use an empty parking lot and access roads like it has been doing for over 20 years. Seattle Hempfest has [read more]

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Cannabis Activism

100 Cannabis Businesses Urge Congress To End Cannabis Prohibition

4Front Holdings, LLC (“4Front”) this morning delivered a letter to Congress signed by more than 100 of its cannabis-industry peers in support of significant federal cannabis policy reform. The letter, which can be read at, describes 4Front’s position that the federal government should end the criminalization of cannabis by removing [read more]