New House Pandemic Relief Bill Includes Cannabis Banking Provisions

Democrats in the House of Representatives on Monday unveiled a new bill to address the ongoing economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The bill, a pared-down version of the HEROES Act passed by the body earlier this year, continues support for cannabis banking provisions as it seeks to provide relief…

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$7 million SEC fraud case against marijuana stock trader includes Snowmass home, Denver condo

Published: Mar 8, 2018, 10:14 am • Updated: Mar 8, 2018, 11:17 am By Rick Carroll, The Aspen Times The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has accused a Colorado marijuana businessman of engaging in a $ 7 million securities fraud that helped him buy a Snowmass Village home for nearly…

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Hawaii medical school cannabis seminar includes doctor’s advice about who shouldn’t use MMJ

Published: Nov 24, 2017, 6:24 pm • Updated: Nov 24, 2017, 6:24 pm By The Associated Press HONOLULU — The medical school at the University of Hawaii held its first seminar on medical marijuana with a panel of doctors and lawyers discussing the drug and the regulations governing its use.…

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Congress Includes Marijuana Riders In Omnibus Spending Bill

Late last night I received an e-mail from Tom Angell (who by the way doesn’t seem to sleep!) regarding the federal omnibus spending bill. The spending bill includes riders pertaining to marijuana. Some of the provisions include (provided by Tom and Marijuana Majority): * Prevent the Department of Justice and…

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