Medical Marijuana

May 17, 2017

A Warning Shot Against Medical Marijuana?

This week, Jeff Sessions fired what could be considered a warning shot against medical marijuana. What did he do? He ordered prosecutors to go after charges against drug traffickers that would carry the harshest penalties. In addition, he made special mention of minimum sentencing, signaling an end to the Obama-era, […]
May 7, 2017

Medical Marijuana: Congress vs. Jeff Sessions

Some very interesting news this week out of Capitol Hill (and no, not the flurry of activity around several controversial bill passages). This week, Congress barred Jeff Sessions from going after those in the medical marijuana industry, as reported by Rolling Stone. How so? Well, we lied a little. This […]
April 29, 2017

The New Lotto: Medical Marijuana Licenses

Anyone who has been following the development of the medical marijuana industry has probably followed the ongoing creation of medical marijuana licenses in different states. If you haven’t, here is the quick rundown: In each state that legalized marijuana, the state had to grant a license to certain companies in […]
April 18, 2017

What if Your Legislature Doesn’t Represent You?

We all know that many states are pushing forward new legislation in favor of medical marijuana. However, what if a state’s voters want medical marijuana on the table, but their legislature isn’t doing anything about it? That’s what’s currently happening in Alabama. According to this article, many residents of Alabama […]
April 1, 2017

Medical Marijuana and Organ Transplants

Could smoking medical marijuana take you off an organ transplant list? Yes. Over the past few years, people who used medical marijuana and signed themselves up to be organ donors have found themselves removed from the lists. Even worse, people who were waiting on organs ALSO found themselves removed from […]
March 29, 2017

Medical Marijuana Licensing

This week, Maryland legislature approved several more businesses for medical marijuana licenses. In addition, it’s highly likely that several of them will go to minority owned businesses because currently, very few have been able to enter into medical marijuana business nationwide. Licensing, while an important step for the creation of […]