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Congressman Steve Cohen Grills Jeff Sessions Over Federal Marijuana Laws

Congressman Steve Cohen Grills Jeff Sessions Over Federal Marijuana Laws

Congressman Steve Cohen Grills Jeff Sessions Over Federal Marijuana Laws

Congressman Steve Cohen (D-TN 9th District) questions Attorney General Jeff Sessions on America’s marijuana laws and Session’s infamous quote “good people don’t smoke marijuana.”

Pennsylvania Ordered to Reveal Members of Secret Medical Marijuana Panel

Pennsylvania Ordered to Reveal Members of Secret Medical Marijuana Panel

On Aug. 31, 2017, the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records ordered the state health department to reveal the names of members belonging to a secret medical marijuana panel that scored the applications of prospective medical marijuana licensees.

Charlie Baker's Pot Board Pick Opposed Legalization

Charlie Baker’s Pot Board Pick Opposed Legalization

Gov. Charlie Baker has started shaping the powerful state commission charged with overseeing the pot industry, tapping a longtime Beacon Hill pol who opposed legalizing weed to fill the panel’s public health-centered post.

John Chiang and Cannabis Banking and Lack of Banking and Public Bank

Treasurer Chiang’s Cannabis Banking Working Group Meets in San Diego to Hear From Congressman Dana Rohrabacher About Federal Solutions to Lack of Banking Services for New Industry

SAN DIEGO, July 6, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Congressman Dana Rohrabacher and other expert witnesses will brief State Treasurer John Chiang and members of his Cannabis Banking Working group on how to provide banking services to California’s soon-to-be-legalized recreational cannabis industry in San Diego on Friday.

Emeral Cup

The Emerald Cup Announces Government Agencies Panel For Saturday, December 10th at the SC Labs At 1:15 PM PT

SANTA ROSA, Calif., Nov. 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Emerald Cup, the premier outdoor organic medicinal cannabis competition, brings qualified panelists together to address California’s regulatory policies pertaining to cannabis.

Tap Into New England’s Cannabis Jackpot in Vegas

Tap Into New England’s Cannabis Jackpot in Vegas

On Nov. 16, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit will talk Massachusetts and Maine at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, taking on the future of recreational marijuana in New England.

Unrolling the Issues: Prop 64 Discussion at Humboldt State University

Unrolling the Issues: Prop 64 Discussion at Humboldt State University

On Oct. 26, 2016, Humboldt State University’s Humboldt Institute for Interdisciplinary Marijuana Research will sponsor a panel discussion on Proposition 64, the November 2016 ballot measure that if passed by voters would legalize recreational marijuana in the state.

Oldest Senators

Oldest U.S. Senators Accused of Holding Biased Marijuana Hearing

The two oldest members of the U.S. Senate convened a four-witness hearing Tuesday to discuss concerns about marijuana legalization, but chose not to invite anyone supportive of the policy or with direct experience administering recreational pot laws in Western states.

Panel

Hawaii Names Selection Panel for Medical Marijuana Dispensary Licenses

On March 21, 2016, the Hawaii State Department of Health named five members to the selection panel tasked with reviewing medical marijuana dispensary license applications and assisting the DOH in selecting dispensary licensees.

Hawaii MMJ Panel

Hawaii Department of Health Announces Members of Selection Panel for Medical Marijuana Dispensary Licenses

HONOLULU, March 21, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) has named five members to the selection panel for review of the first Medical Marijuana Dispensary licensees.

Banking

Expert Panel to Explore the New Frontier of Banking in the Cannabis Industry

On March 5, 2016, panelists at the California Cannabis Business Expo will be leading a discussion on “The New Frontier of Banking in the Cannabis Industry.”

Hoban & Feola

Robert Hoban of Hoban and Feola LLC Named Member of Boulder City Council’s Marijuana Advisory Panel

DENVER, Colo., Jan. 20, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Robert Hoban, the managing partner of the Denver law firm Hoban and Feola LLC which specializes in the cannabis industry, has been named as a member of the newly-formed Boulder City Council’s marijuana advisory panel.

Boca

Boca Raton Considers MMJ Moratorium

With less than five weeks until November’s election, many in Florida are expecting Amendment 2, which would legalize medical marijuana in the state, to pass. Although some of the polls coming out of the state seem to indicate a closer race, most polls put the Amendment somewhere between 60 to 80 percent.

Discussion

Lakeland Discussion Brings Together Both Sides Of Medical Marijuana Debate

On Thursday, August 28, 2014, residents of Lakeland, Florida, were treated to an insightful and thought provoking discussion panel about the pending ballot initiative in Florida which would legalize medical marijuana.


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