Lawmaker Pushes Texas Cannabis Legalization Bill To Celebrate 4/20

With nearly a dozen pot policy reform bills currently under consideration in the Texas legislature, Democratic Rep. James Talarico took advantage of the 420 high holiday on Tuesday as an opportunity to promote his recent move to get the ball rolling on Texas cannabis legalization. While the cannabis community was…

Continue reading

State Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Pushes Florida On Further Cannabis Reform

Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services Nikki Fried has always been pro-cannabis, and that isn’t going to change as she gains momentum in politics.  Fried jokes that growing up as a Jewish girl in Miami, obtaining cannabis was easier than alcohol. “I’ve always been pro-cannabis but didn’t really understand…

Continue reading

Limit the Potency of Cannabis? Colorado Pushes Back Against Senator’s Attempts to Restrict THC Levels in Marijuana

State Rep. Yadira Caraveo recently had to roll back on her proposed “potency limit” she intended to bring into Colorado. Why did she back down? The Colorado cannabis industry caught wind of what she was doing and with it, prompted an aggressive response criticizing the initiative. While Rep. Caraveo said…

Continue reading

Petition Pushes for National Medical Cannabis Insurance For Canadians

A new healthcare technology company, Cannalogue, is launching a petition in their native land of Canada to get the Ministries of Health on board with providing national healthcare coverage for medical cannabis.  The petition, entitled United for Access, was started because of the financial burden the COVID-19 pandemic has had…

Continue reading