jeff sessions

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 […]
March 18, 2017

Jeff Sessions is At It Again

In what has been a stormy political week in the U.S., with everything from a near-universally panned healthcare proposal (when was the last time democrats and republicans could agree on something?), a myriad of budget cuts, and re-instated then rescinded travel bans, what else could be added to the mix? […]
March 5, 2017

A Crackdown on Medical Marijuana

A major development happened this week when it came to marijuana legalization. Sean Spicer stated during a press conference that the U.S. was going to get tougher on marijuana again, and later in the week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said: “ I believe it’s an unhealthy practice, and current levels […]
January 27, 2017

Jeff Sessions and Medical Marijuana

For the past few weeks the news has been dominated by President Trump, and in particular the hearings for his cabinet.While there are plenty of things to take a look at for each candidate, those in the medical marijuana community were particularly worried about Jeff Sessions. Mr. Sessions, if confirmed, […]