Seeking opioid crisis answers at summit, Pete Sessions waged war against marijuana

Published: Feb 22, 2018, 1:18 pm • Updated: Feb 22, 2018, 1:58 pm By Jeff Caplan, Fort Worth Star-Telegram DALLAS — Congressman Pete Sessions used a speech to a group of doctors and other healthcare providers at an opioid epidemic summit Tuesday to suggest that marijuana is the gateway to…

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“We’re going to do something about it”: Oregon’s federal prosecutor holds summit on black market marijuana

Published: Feb 2, 2018, 10:32 am • Updated: Feb 2, 2018, 12:05 pm By Gillian Flaccus, The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon’s top federal prosecutor said Friday the state has a “formidable” problem with marijuana overproduction that winds up on the black market and that he wants to work…

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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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Summit County, ski resort central, has highest rate of marijuana-related ER visits in Colorado

Published: Feb 13, 2017, 8:01 am • Updated: Feb 14, 2017, 11:00 am By Kailyn Lamb, Summit Daily  Marijuana use for adults in northwestern Colorado increased by nearly 60 percent from 2014 to 2015 according to a study from the Colorado Department of Health and Environment. The report, “Monitoring Health…

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Charlo Greene Announces Partnership with Crop King Seeds for Canadian Cannabis Diversity Summit

DENVER (August 31, 2016) – Go GREENE, the organizer of the international Cannabis Diversity Summit series, today announced that Crop King Seeds is officially partnering with the organization to bring the diversity outreach event to Vancouver for the Canadian Cannabis Diversity Summit. Taking place September 16, 2016 at Marc Emery’s…

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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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North American Leaders Summit Discussing Cannabis Legalization

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, President Enrique Pena Nieto and U.S. President Barack Obama So the three leader, aka, “The Three Amigos” of North America are meeting – one whose country happens to be probably the world’s largest supplier of Cannabis, the second whose country probably smokes the most Cannabis per capita and the…

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Attend The Sensible Celebration At NCIA’s Cannabis Business Summit

Enjoy a night of drinks and dancing to benefit Students for Sensible Drug Policy, the 4000-member international network of students dedicated to ending the War on Drugs. Kick off NCIA’s Cannabis Business Summit by celebrating the young leaders of the drug policy reform movement. This event is made possible with…

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Attend The Sensible Celebration At NCIA’s Cannabis Business Summit

I love Students for Sensible Drug Policy. Please show them some love next month if you are attending the Cannabis Business Summit (which you should be!). Below are details, via the event’s Facebook page: Enjoy a night of drinks and dancing to benefit Students for Sensible Drug Policy, the 4000-member…

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