Category: Politics

02

Mar2021
New Jersey's recreational marijuana legislation has become law and the Virginia recreational marijuana bill makes it the first southern state to legalize.
March 2, 2021Lane Trachy

19

Nov2020
Two years ago Ryan Kohrig retired from the military. “It wasn’t easy.” He told me. His tone grew nostalgic and he began his story.  Like a quarter of U.S veterans, Ryan suffers from PTSD.  After two and half decades of military service and multiple combat deployments reintegrating into society was difficult ... Read More
November 19, 2020Carly King
illinois-recreational-cannabis

07

Jan2020
The state of Illinois recently legalized recreational cannabis. Sales reached a gaudy $3.2 million on the very first day alone. 
January 7, 2020Lane Trachy
house passes cannabis bill

25

Nov2019
On Wednesday, November 20th, a House cannabis bill passed in committee. The bill would decriminalize cannabis and grant states rights to determine laws.
November 25, 2019Lane Trachy
presidential candidate Joe Biden

20

Nov2019
Presidential candidate Joe Biden recently rehashed one of the most common cannabis myths. He called cannabis a "gateway drug" during a campaign event.
November 20, 2019Lane Trachy
American Cannabis Politics

31

Oct2019
It is important to examine where presidential candidates stand on legalization to begin to understand the future of American cannabis politics.
October 31, 2019Lane Trachy
SAFE Cannabis Banking Act

25

Sep2019
The SAFE cannabis banking act would make cannabis banking possible for businesses. It would allow financial institutions to deal with cannabis businesses.
September 25, 2019Lane Trachy
state of new york begins to expunge cannabis convictions

03

Sep2019
New York recently wiped cannabis convictions from the records of nearly 25,000 people in an effort to make cannabis legalization impact everyone positively.
September 3, 2019Lane Trachy

22

Aug2019
Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker has signed bills to expand medical cannabis access in his state. The bills will also make cannabis legality permanent.
August 22, 2019Lane Trachy