The Trade – Full Federal Cannabis Legalization but Trump Gets 4 More Years as President

Let’s Make a Deal – Would You Agree to Full Cannabis Legalization if Trump Gets 4 More Years? Interesting rumblings out of the White House press conferences recently as President Trump was asked if we will see marijuana legalization under his presidency. At a press briefing on the lawn of…

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Op-ed: Welcome to California, Mr. President. We’ve got a few things to show you

Published: Mar 13, 2018, 8:14 am • Updated: Mar 13, 2018, 8:19 am By Los Angeles Times Editorial Board President Trump will visit Southern California on Tuesday for the first time since he traumatized the state’s liberal consensus by winning the White House. It’s a free country, so he’s welcome,…

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Mexico’s former president slams Trump and Sessions in keynote at Cannabis Summit

Published: Jun 14, 2017, 11:07 am • Updated: Jun 14, 2017, 11:50 am By Annie Sciacca, Bay Area News Group OAKLAND — There was an air of political resistance at the Oakland Marriott City Center on Tuesday, where the fourth annual Cannabis Summit & Expo was being held just after…

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Why President Trump Will Leave Legal Marijuana Alone

Can Trump ‘Trump’ Marijuana? Personally, I hate talking about Trump. However, today we have to do so since Trump did say some pretty ‘aggressive’ things about cannabis and the cannabis industry. This right after Congress essentially tied up Jeff Sessions’ hands in relation to prosecuting legal medical marijuana businesses in…

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Philippine President Rody Duterte High On Marijuana Legalization

Philippine President Rody Duterte High On Marijuana Legalization Few presidents have been as merciless and notorious as the Philippines’ very own Rody Duterte when it comes to the drug war. Duterte has been upfront since the very beginning about his hatred of drugs…and thousands have been murdered in the aftermath…

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It’s about time our president tells us where exactly he stands on marijuana

Published: Apr 14, 2017, 5:28 pm • Updated: Apr 14, 2017, 5:32 pm By Jared Polis, Special To The Denver Post Editor’s note: The Denver Post opinion pages solicited commentary from various marijuana policy and industry leaders, as well as the public, for a special cannabis-themed edition of the Sunday…

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Is Jeff Sessions at odds with President Trump on medical marijuana?

Published: Mar 15, 2017, 2:24 pm • Updated: Mar 15, 2017, 3:45 pm By Rachel Weiner, The Washington Post RICHMOND, Va. – Attorney General Jeff Sessions has repeatedly condemned the recreational use of marijuana. On Wednesday he went a step further, casting doubt on medical marijuana use. Related: Sessions triples…

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Trump on Marijuana: If Anyone Can Convince GOP on Legalization, It’s the President

Trump on Marijuana: If Anyone Can Convince GOP on Legalization, it’s the President. In an opinion piece published by the Los Angeles Times, the self-described writer and capitalist Mark Stefanos lays out the reasons why legalization would behoove President Donald Trump. Basically, it makes great business sense. “For the same…

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