Utah Medical Association: medical marijuana campaign “not about medicine”

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Medical Association is accusing the leaders of an effort to legalize medical marijuana in the state of misleading voters into supporting the measure. The Salt Lake Tribune reports the association says the “initiative is not about medicine.” The group says supporters have used the…

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NFL Players Association on marijuana policy negotiations with owners: expect give-and-take

Published: May 8, 2017, 4:14 pm • Updated: May 8, 2017, 5:24 pm By Nicki Jhabvala, The Denver Post The NFL Players Association has been down this road before. Although the union is pushing for changes to the collectively bargained substance-abuse policy as it pertains to marijuana, it knows it…

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California Nurses Association Endorses “Carefully Crafted” Proposition 64

Please share! Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest Largest statewide association of nurses says Prop 64 “is significantly better for public health and safety than the broken status quo” SACRAMENTO—Today, the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United, the nation’s largest state organization of nurses, announced that it has endorsed Proposition 64, the Adult…

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Minority Cannabis Business Association Partners with Charlo Greene to Kick Off International Cannabis Diversity Summit Event Series in Detroit

On August 13, 2016, The Minority Cannabis Business Association will join with local activists, business owners and community members at the Detroit MCBA Cannabis Diversity Summit to discuss the local and national cannabis market, how people of color can access it and how to ensure it works to heal the…

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Nevada Dispensary Association Comments On Same-Day Approval Of Patient Cards

The Division of Public and Behavioral Health’s first medical marijuana patient card application office, located at 2300 West Sahara Avenue in Suite 800, opens today. The office, a boon for Nevada’s medical marijuana patients, will provide a convenient point of access to local patients, who stand to benefit from this…

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June 22: Minority Cannabis Business Association Networking Rally In Oakland, CA

This last weekend there was a networking rally for the Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA) in Portland, Oregon. I know many people that attended, and I heard nothing but good things. Another MCBA event is happening this month, this next time in Oakland. Below is more information, via the event’s…

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National Cannabis Industry Association Debuts New Interactive Policy Map

The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA), in partnership with association members CannaRegs and New Frontier, announce the launch of a new State-by-State Marijuana Policies Map, providing a valuable, regularly updated overview of every state’s approach to cannabis and cannabis markets. This free resource, now available on NCIA‘s website, will enable…

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Attend The Minority Cannabis Business Association Networking Rally In Portland Next Month

The need for diversity in the cannabis industry is great. That’s why I support the Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA). MCBA is holding a networking rally next month. Below are the details, via the event’s Eventbrite page: Join MCBA and local cannabis leaders and government officials at the first MCBA…

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National Cannabis Industry Association And BDS Analytics Partner To Serve Members With Valuable Industry Data

Members of the National Cannabis Industry Association will be getting a valuable new benefit, thanks to a ground-breaking partnership with leading cannabis market intelligence firm BDS Analytics. Beginning in June 2016, NCIA member-businesses will receive free interactive access to crucial market and category-level sales data compiled and contextualized by BDS,…

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National Cannabis Industry Association Hosts Cannabis Caucus Event For Industry Entrepreneurs Tonight In PDX

I will be there tonight and hope that you will be too. See the press release below: The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA), the only national trade association for legal marijuana businesses in the U.S., will host an Oregon Cannabis Caucus tonight in Portland. The Cannabis Caucus is an educational and networking event designed…

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