‘Vote Democrat to legalize it’, Sen. Chuck Schumer tells Leafly

Voters have the power to end the federal war on weed this election, Sen. Chuck Schumer said in a recent exclusive interview with Leafly. But only a Democrat-controlled House, Senate, and White House will do it. Speaking late last week, Sen. Schumer urged Leafly readers to vote for a Democratic…

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Roger Stone says Trump Should Legalize Marijuana & Tells ME His Opinion on the War on Drugs

Roger Stone says Trump Should Legalize Marijuana & Tells ME His Opinion on the War on Drugs | Let’s Talk Cannabis LMC… Subscribe To The Let’s Talk Cannabis LMC Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/LetsTalkCannabisLMC Follow On Social: Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/lets-talk-cannabis-lmc Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lmc.media/ Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/user/LetsTalkCannabisLMC Twitter: https://twitter.com/LetsTalkLMC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Lets-Talk-Cannabis-LMC-102222281387544/ Audio: Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnH4TMEjPGka0bsZxGKFF Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/lets-talk-cannabis-lmc/id1516288782…

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Colorado’s marijuana businesses should be eligible for federal coronavirus aid, Polis tells Congress

Colorado’s cannabis industry is allowed to remain open to provide “critical” services during the coronavirus pandemic, but because marijuana is a federally controlled substance, dispensaries and other businesses are ineligible to receive stimulus funds to help offset the economic impacts caused by COVID-19. Many say they’re struggling. Gov. Jared Polis,…

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Walgreens Tells CVS to “Hold My Beer” – Announces CBD at 1,500 Stores

Walgreens Will Be Selling CBD In 1500 Stores after CVS Announces CBD in 800 Stores. Just a week after CVS announced they would be selling CBD products in select locations, their competitor Walgreens, a massive drugstore chain, will also be joining the bandwagon. Walgreens Boots Alliance says that they will…

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Feds working on new marijuana banking guidance, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin tells Congress

Published: Feb 15, 2018, 11:29 am • Updated: Feb 15, 2018, 2:56 pm By Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff Issuing updated marijuana banking guidance is “at the top of the list” for the U.S. Treasury Department, according to Sec. Steve Mnuchin. “I can tell you we’re working on it as…

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Marijuana will be “way bigger” than craft beer, Lagunitas Brewing founder tells cannabis industry leaders

Published: Feb 7, 2018, 5:54 pm • Updated: Feb 7, 2018, 6:04 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff A former Budweiser executive was “way, way wrong” when he likened the cannabis industry to craft beer, the founder of Lagunitas Brewing Co. told marijuana industry leaders. “I think (cannabis) is…

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Snoop Dogg tells Cali student suspended for sharing posts of him: Call my lawyer

Published: Feb 6, 2018, 6:37 am • Updated: Feb 6, 2018, 6:37 am By The Associated Press FRESNO, Calif. — Snoop Dogg says he has the back of a California high school basketball player who was suspended from her team for posting a photo of the rapper holding what appears…

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MassRoots now headquartered in Denver co-working space, repaying its debt obligations, CEO tells shareholders

Published: Feb 1, 2018, 5:36 pm • Updated: Feb 1, 2018, 5:52 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Marijuana tech firm MassRoots Inc. has relocated its corporate headquarters to a Denver co-working space after being evicted from its office space last month, the company’s CEO told shareholders Thursday. The…

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Girl can use medical marijuana at school, Illinois attorney general tells federal court

Published: Jan 15, 2018, 10:59 am • Updated: Jan 15, 2018, 10:59 am By The Associated Press CHICAGO — The Illinois attorney general’s office on Friday told a federal court it will allow a suburban Chicago school district to administer medical marijuana to an 11-year-old leukemia patient to treat her…

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Guy stopped with 3,100 pounds of weed tells cop, “It’s just a little — I can throw it out”

Published: Sep 26, 2017, 9:55 am • Updated: Sep 26, 2017, 10:49 am By Gabrielle Porter, The Daily Sentinel A Mesa County, Colorado sheriff’s deputy was driving south on 29 Road in Fruitvale Saturday afternoon with his window down when he smelled something fishy. Well, skunky. The patrol deputy, who…

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