The 10 Best LinkedIn Cannabis Groups for Networking in the Weed Industry

LinkedIn is the most preferred social media platform for professional networking. A quick google search will show that the main purpose of the social network is “to connect the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful.” From all indications, LinkedIn is certainly fulfilling its mission. Productive connections have…

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Marijuana groups launch campaigns to reach voters

Both supporters and opponents of legalizing marijuana agree that the biggest challenge will be trying to get creative and reach as many voters they possibly can — virtually. Don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE for daily videos: http://bit.ly/1ERsYqw **More info & videos below** For full episodes, check out http://www.njtvnews.org/ Let us know…

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Why We Should Legalize Cannabis Even if the Anti-Pot Groups are Right

Why Legalizing Cannabis even “If” it’s as bad as opponents say it is… Lately I’ve seen several anti-cannabis articles appear on major media outlets such as the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal touting the ills of cannabis legalization. They argue that there might be a link between…

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Veterans groups react to VA shift in medical marijuana policy

Published: Dec 20, 2017, 12:54 pm • Updated: Dec 20, 2017, 1:52 pm By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs earlier this month issued a new directive for clinical programs that frees its doctors and pharmacists to discuss marijuana with military vets taking part in…

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Christians and Faith Based Groups Could Be the Key to Ending Cannabis Prohibition

As cannabis legalization gains more and more support across the United States, it is becoming more clear which demographics and which regions are still our “swing vote”.  The Southern United States, which include many faith based or Christian groups, may certainly be that.  During my career in cannabis, I have…

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Inside story on prominent national DA group’s pot policy paper

Published: May 15, 2017, 4:46 pm • Updated: May 15, 2017, 7:15 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff A coalition of the nation’s prosecutors recently proclaimed that marijuana enforcement policies should be consistent across America. But while a working group for the National District Attorneys Association decreed the U.S.…

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Marijuana Reform Groups Call On U.S. Senate To Hold Hearing On CARERS Act

Tomorrow there will be a hearing held in the Senate in regards to marijuana policy. Before you get too excited, realize that the hearing is already being labeled a ‘sham’ by major marijuana reform groups. Meanwhile the CARERS Act, which is a bipartisan bill that would do a lot of…

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Civil Rights, Health, Faith-Based, Justice Reform Groups Call On Obama To Push To End Global Drug War

More than 225 civil rights, health, faith-based and other organizations sent a letter to President Obama Thursday calling on him to use an upcoming United Nations high-level session on global drug policies to push for a fundamental change in course away from criminalization. The groups, which include the American Civil Liberties…

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