Cannabist Show 4/20 Special: Charitable cannabis companies and the quest for clean cultivation

Published: Apr 20, 2017, 4:20 am • Updated: Apr 20, 2017, 5:24 pm By The Cannabist Staff [embedded content] Welcome to Season 3 of the Cannabist Show. Featured guests: Bloom Farms founder Mike Ray and Ben Gelt of the Organic Cannabis Association. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Tax laws don’t…

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Cannabist Show 4/20 Special: Charitable cannabis companies and the quest for clean cultivation

Published: Apr 19, 2017, 5:53 pm • Updated: Apr 20, 2017, 3:33 am By The Cannabist Staff [embedded content] Welcome to Season 3 of the Cannabist Show. Featured guests: Bloom Farms founder Mike Ray and Ben Gelt of the Organic Cannabis Association. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Tax laws don’t…

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Maryland legislative leaders in stand-off over special session on medical marijuana

Published: Apr 13, 2017, 10:33 am • Updated: Apr 13, 2017, 10:33 am By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Advocates who want to diversify and expand Maryland’s medical marijuana industry are calling on the General Assembly to hold a one-day special session to get the job done. But the top…

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Cannabist Show special: Favorite interviews and the top weed stories that defined 2016

Published: Jan 6, 2017, 8:20 pm • Updated: Jan 6, 2017, 8:20 pm By The Cannabist Staff Here at Cannabist HQ, we’re taking a look back at the provocative interviews on our talk show and the most memorable stories covered on the site through the turbulent but awesome year that…

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Cannabist Show special: Will marijuana industry soar or crash after Election 2016?

Published: Nov 10, 2016, 1:51 pm • Updated: Nov 10, 2016, 1:51 pm By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: National Cannabis Industry Association deputy director Taylor West and Vicente Sederberg attorney/partner Brian Vicente. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT AFTER ELECTION 2016 •  What’s in store for legal cannabis under new president…

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Blumenauer On UN Special Session On Drug Policy: We Need A More Just And Compassionate Approach

This week, Representative Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) joined leaders from around the world in New York at the 2016 United Nations General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on the World Drug Problem. Representative Blumenauer, who attended the opening day’s events as a Congressional observer, released the following statement on the Session. “There…

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Multiple Nations Call For Marijuana Reform At United Nations Special Session

The United Nation’s General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on drug policy began today with representatives and world leaders making strong statements urging member countries to move beyond prohibition and into effective regulations for medical Cannabis. H.E. Mogens Lykketoft, the current President of UNGASS, opened the event by discussing the need…

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