Bill Maher
Cannabis Activism

Bill Maher Implies Spy Agencies Targeted JFK, Trump Could Be Next

Comedian Bill Maher, host of Real Time on HBO, one of the cannabis community’s most prominent political and cultural commentators, implied that the United States Intelligence committees may have conspired to assassinate John F. Kennedy and that Donald Trump could be the victim of a coup. Maher mentioned a theory that […]

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Cannabis Activism

Henry Rollins Brings His Unique Viewpoint to the Cannabis Community

The International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) strives to provide the latest pertinent information on cannabis laws and our event in San Francisco is no different as we are proud to give the California cannabis community the latest on the upcoming new rules and regulations. Additionally, we do our best to […]

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Cannabis Activism

Marijuana Law Reformers Praise the Congressional Cannabis Caucus

Today was a rather important and historic day for the cannabis legalization community as the Congressional Cannabis Caucus held its first press conference to lay out its vision for federal marijuana policy reform. The bipartisan caucus, founded by Democrats Earl Blumenauer and Jared Polis, along with Republicans Dana Rohrabacher and […]

Congressional Cannabis Caucus
Cannabis Activism

Congressional Cannabis Caucus to Tackle Federal Marijuana Policy

As Johnny Green previously posted, Weed News received a press media advisory from Congressman Earl Blumenauer’s office announcing a press conference kicking off the bipartisan Congressional Cannabis Caucus. This historic event, demonstrating the political power of the cannabis community, was livestreamed online and I was so pleased to be able […]

Amy Margolis
Cannabis Activism

Oregon Attorney on Merging Medical and Recreational Marijuana

Amy Margolis is an Oregon attorney with extensive experience in cannabis business affairs. She was a featured speaker at the 3rd Annual Cannabis Collaborative Conference in Portland and spoke at length about the beginning of the state’s efforts to merge the medical marijuana and recreational marijuana programs. The Cannabis Collaborative […]

Steph Sherer
Marijuana Events

Medical Marijuana Leader Reveals DEA Reversals on Cannabis Data

Steph Sherer, the executive director and founder of Americans for Safe Access, the nation’s leading medical marijuana advocacy group, spoke at the Cannabis Collaborative Conference on Wednesday. After opening with a sarcastic remark about buying her medical marijuana in a bar, Ms. Sherer urged the attendees present from Oregon’s Liquor […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Tomorrow: Press Conference To Launch New Congressional Cannabis Caucus

Representatives Dana Rohrabacher (CA-48), Earl Blumenauer (OR-03), Don Young (AK-At Large), and Jared Polis (CO-02) on Thursday, February 16, will hold a press conference to discuss the role of the newly formed Cannabis Caucus and the future of cannabis policy. Increasingly, federal cannabis laws are out of touch with American […]