The Industrialization of Psychedelics Following Cannabis Legalization

The Industrialization of Psychedelics following Cannabis Legalization A few years ago now, I wrote about the inevitable legalization of psychedelics once cannabis has been fully legalized. CNBC echoed that sentiments a few weeks back with a small section about the legality of psychedelics. Check out the video here: Why Psychedelics…

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Denver seeks to revoke Cheba Hut liquor license following 4/20 event

The sandwiches apparently weren’t the only ones getting toasted on April 20 at a Cheba Hut location in Denver, and the sub shop’s liquor license now hangs in the balance for alleged violations of the city’s public cannabis consumption laws. The city of Denver’s Department of Excise and Licenses is…

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California cannabis company receives historic $1 million insurance payout following fire

It’s believed to be the largest insurance award ever given to a legal marijuana business. Industry insiders also see the event as another indicator of how rapidly the legal cannabis industry has matured, and how much corporate America’s “take” on cannabis companies has changed. Earlier this month the Santa Barbara…

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Seattle clears marijuana convictions, following San Francisco lead

Published: Feb 8, 2018, 1:55 pm • Updated: Feb 8, 2018, 3:57 pm By Gene Johnson, The Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — More than five years after Washington state legalized marijuana, Seattle officials said Thursday they’re moving to automatically clear past misdemeanor convictions for pot possession — a step similarly…

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MassRoots loses headquarters following eviction proceedings

Published: Jan 15, 2018, 3:29 pm • Updated: Jan 15, 2018, 4:01 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Last week, in a nearly empty fourth floor courtroom of the Denver City and County building, a publicly traded cannabis technology company lost its headquarters office. U.S. District Court Judge Jennifer…

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Young man shoots self after wounding mother following argument over pot

Published: Jan 5, 2017, 10:57 am • Updated: Jan 5, 2017, 10:57 am By The Associated Press BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Police say an 18-year-old Pennsylvania man fatally shot himself after first wounding his mother after they argued about her finding marijuana in his clothes. The Northampton County coroner has ruled…

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Marijuana Trafficking Falls Following Statewide Legalization According To Federal Government

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Federal marijuana trafficking prosecutions have declined significantly since the passage of statewide laws regulating the plant’s production and retail sale to adults, according to data provided by the United States Sentencing Commission. According to the new report, the number of marijuana trafficking offenders prosecuted…

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DCMJ Leaders Available To Answer Questions Following Meeting With White House Officials Monday

DC Marijuana Justice DCMJ co-founders Adam Eidinger and Nikolas Schiller, who spearheaded a successful marijuana legalization initiative in DC in 2014, will hold a press availability on Pennsylvania Avenue directly in front of the White House immediately after their meeting with White House officials regarding removing marijuana from the Controlled…

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