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Marijuana Business

What Will California’s Cannabis Industry Look Like In The Future?

California was the first state to legalize cannabis for medical use, and was considered for many years to be the undeniable leader of America’s cannabis scene. I have personally always felt that California never lost its title, but four states legalized cannabis for adult use before California did, so there […]

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Global Drug War

Why Is Lance Gloor Behind Bars?

In 2011 a string of raids occurred in Washington State and Montana, let’s call this Operation Asshole since we may never know the truly coordinated effort here. What we do know is that the raids in Montana slowed down the state’s legalization progress and killed Richard Flor while the raids […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Are Claims About The First Fatal Cannabis Overdose Fake News?

One thing that cannabis supporters have always touted is that no one has ever died from a cannabis overdose. How much cannabis it takes to overdose has been debated for a long time, with at least one report stating that a person would have to ingest fifteen hundred pounds of cannabis […]

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Marijuana Business

California Releases Medical And Adult-Use Cannabis Regulations

California’s three state cannabis licensing authorities announced today that proposed emergency licensing regulations for commercial medicinal and adult-use cannabis have been posted online and are available to the public for review. The Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control, Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch, and Department […]

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Marijuana Legalization

ACLU Poll: 91% Of Americans Support Criminal Justice Reform

The American Civil Liberties Union Campaign for Smart Justice released new public opinion polling today that shows consensus support for criminal justice reform across the ideological and political spectrum. The research, conducted by Benenson Strategy Group between October 5 and October 11, included 1,003 telephone interviews with Americans across the […]