Is Cannabis Banking Reform on the Horizon?

Senate authority has received another letter demanding that cannabis banking reform be established as part of defense legislation—this time from financial organizations and labor coalitions. The American Bankers Association, also known as ABA, the  Credit Union National Association also known as CUNA, the United Food, and Commercial Workers Union, also referred to as UFCW, andContinue reading “Is Cannabis Banking Reform on the Horizon?”

Five Strains to Get Cozy with This Winter

The holiday season is once again among us! It has been a very trying year for virtually all of us. Believe it or not, COVID-19 began making headlines two years ago this winter. Many people, businesses, and industries are still feeling the repercussions brought on by the COVID-19 Pandemic. Despite this, things are slowly gettingContinue reading “Five Strains to Get Cozy with This Winter”

Mexico Senator Advocates for Cannabis Reform ahead of December Deadline

A proposed measure to legalize and regulate cannabis commerce in Mexico is being passed about among the country’s senators. A top legislator believes the plan is to vote on the draft before the imposed December 15 deadline. While the bill hasn’t been formally proposed just yet, the draft bill mainly reflects the Mexican Senate’s moreContinue reading “Mexico Senator Advocates for Cannabis Reform ahead of December Deadline”

New Study Reveals Cannabis Legalization Decreases Race-related Arrests

States that legalize or decriminalize cannabis witnessed huge declines in race-based arrests with adults while those that affirm cannabis prohibition proceed to undergo developments in arrest rate variations, a unique study in a significant scientific journal issued by the American Medical Association discovered. The study looked at metrics from 43 states and recognized a clearContinue reading “New Study Reveals Cannabis Legalization Decreases Race-related Arrests”

California State Fair to Host Cannabis Cup-style Event in 2022

Directors declared that California cannabis vendors would be capable of participating in a unique, state-approved cannabis competition at the California State Fair come 2022. While cannabis groups have been engaging in various private tournaments like the High Times Cannabis Cup for ages, this designates the first time a state legislature or relevant agency will sponsorContinue reading “California State Fair to Host Cannabis Cup-style Event in 2022”

Study: Juvenile Cannabis Consumption at an All-time Low

Youth cannabis use plummeted in 2020 among the coronavirus pandemic, and as more states moved to pass cannabis legalization, a recently released federal survey discovered. The latest table from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, or the NSDUH for short, is yet another instance of a federally backed research program testing the prohibitionistContinue reading “Study: Juvenile Cannabis Consumption at an All-time Low”

Senator Warren Challenges President Biden to End Cannabis Prohibition

Pres. Biden could expand the economy and improve racial equity with the strike of a pen by awarding clemency to those with federal cannabis offenses, Senator. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) summarily stated. During a discussion with Pod Save America, the politician spoke briefly about how Joe Biden could utilize his executive influence to effect important revisionsContinue reading “Senator Warren Challenges President Biden to End Cannabis Prohibition”

South Dakota to Legalize Cannabis for Real this Time

South Dakota legislators are formally advocating that the government take up a measure to legalize cannabis amid the 2022 session. This occurs as cannabis activists pursue a separate cannabis reform initiative for the 2022 South Dakota ballot. The South Dakota Supreme Court proceeds to reexamine the constitutionality of a 2020 voter-approved cannabis legalization legislation. SayContinue reading “South Dakota to Legalize Cannabis for Real this Time”

Five Strains to ‘Take a Walk’ with This Thanksgiving

2021 Thanksgiving is Thursday; Despite being in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people plan to celebrate Thanksgiving in traditional fashion. This includes excellent food, great football games, and great memories to make. It also includes great ‘walks,’ filled with good cannabis and cousin foolery for a large population. Here are a few strainsContinue reading Five Strains to ‘Take a Walk’ with This Thanksgiving

Pennsylvania State Troopers Block Bill Protecting Medicinal Cannabis Motorists

An effort to implement protections for Pennsylvania medicinal cannabis patients from being indicted for driving under the influence was derailed in the house last week, due to resistance by The Pennsylvania State Trooper Association. Legislators are working to pass a standalone measure regarding medicinal cannabis impairment protections. The measure summarily assures qualifying and verifiable patientsContinue reading “Pennsylvania State Troopers Block Bill Protecting Medicinal Cannabis Motorists”