Blunts on the Bayou: U.S. Senate Hopeful Smokes a Blunt in new Campaign Ad

Yesterday, a candidate desiring to champion Louisiana in the U.S. Senate debuted a campaign ad that puts cannabis directly in the face of potential voters. Seated is Democrat Gary Chambers, in an armchair the everyman can relate to; in the meadows making a nice blunt and documents statistics about the adverse effects of criminalization. TheContinue reading “Blunts on the Bayou: U.S. Senate Hopeful Smokes a Blunt in new Campaign Ad”

Ayahuasca Gains Unlikely Champion: A United States Senator

A Republican U.S. lawmaker who’s known as a super anti-drug administrator has apparently been assisting an Iowa church that wants to implement the psychedelic elixir ayahuasca into its rites. Particularly, Senator  Chuck Grassley’s (R-IA) cabinet has tried to assist the church in uncovering answers regarding requests it applied for with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)Continue reading “Ayahuasca Gains Unlikely Champion: A United States Senator”

Cannabis Reform in Oklahoma is on the Horizon

Oklahoma cannabis activists filed another cannabis legalization matter that they wish to instill before Oklahoma voters on the 2022 voting. The movement is being supported by the federal New Approach PAC, which was an integral piece behind a volley of triumphant state-level reform endeavors. A separate group of provincial cannabis activists also initiated measures toContinue reading “Cannabis Reform in Oklahoma is on the Horizon”

Roars for O’Rourke Erupt behind Cannabis Reform in Texas

At a packed campaign rally held in downtown Austin, Beto O’Rourke thumped off his expected index of campaign promises: strengthening the power grid, wading back the state’s new permitless carry measure, and expanding the accessibility of health care. However, the El Paso Democrat garnered some of the loudest merriments of the evening when he pledgedContinue reading “Roars for O’Rourke Erupt behind Cannabis Reform in Texas”

Here’s How to Not Get Your Dispensary Robbed

With an uptick in thefts hitting cannabis businesses across the nation, a primary cannabis advocacy coalition is providing the cannabis industry with guidance on how to discourage and answer to cannabis theft in dispensaries. Americans for Safe Access, a known group here on the Stickyleaf Blog, created its Robbery Preparedness Handbook in reaction to increasingContinue reading “Here’s How to Not Get Your Dispensary Robbed”

New Hampshire Making Moves for Cannabis Reform in 2022

New Hampshire administrators are getting preparing for an interesting legislative season regarding cannabis reform, with multiple legalization drafts being disclosed in recent weeks—including one from an important New Hampshire Republican Committee Chairperson and additional leaders. At this time, At least half of a dozen bills to legalize cannabis for recreational adult use have been pre-listedContinue reading “New Hampshire Making Moves for Cannabis Reform in 2022”

California Cannabis Group Prepares Guidance for Cannabis and Magic Mushroom Policy Reform

Yesterday, a popular cannabis advocacy coalition revealed a push to ensure that all California medicinal establishments are furnished for the inclusion of a new measure requiring them to allow specific patients to use cannabis while under their supervision. Governor Gavin Newsom (D-CA) signed the law—commonly referred to as “Ryan’s Law” after the individual who inspiredContinue reading “California Cannabis Group Prepares Guidance for Cannabis and Magic Mushroom Policy Reform”

Iowa Expected to Legalize Cannabis

Iowa lawmakers are finished waiting for the Red-controlled administration to act on cannabis reform. Yesterday evening, a cluster of lawmakers revealed that they will be debuting a constitutional amendment to let Iowa voters determine on the matter of regulating cannabis “in a manner comparable to the way we handle the use of spirits by IowansContinue reading “Iowa Expected to Legalize Cannabis”

Lawmakers Implant Cannabis Banking Reform in National Defense Bill

Representative Ed Perlmutter (D-CO) is “still pretty upset” that cannabis financing reform was left out from a defense bill earlier this month—evidently at the direction of the Democratic Senate administration. Despite this, Perlmutter expressed in an interview with a known cannabis news source that the congressional discussion that thereafter ensued has furthered the cause ofContinue reading “Lawmakers Implant Cannabis Banking Reform in National Defense Bill”

CBD doesn’t Disrupt Motor Skills or Driver Safety, Study finds

A new investigation revealed “no significant impact” on one’s driving capacity after smoking CBD-laden cannabis and no effects on vital organs, even as all the research patrons exceeded the permitted limit for the psychoactive compound THC in their bloodstream. For the initial study administered in Switzerland, 33 people were each given a doobie featuring 500Continue reading “CBD doesn’t Disrupt Motor Skills or Driver Safety, Study finds”