Since his confirmation as Attorney General on February 9th, 2017, rumors have swirled about Jeff Sessions and his justice department’s expected treatment of marijuana and the states where it is legal. Justice Department Confused About Jeff Sessions Marijuana Views It is well known that the federal government does not view marijuana favorably ...
July 27, 2017Lane Trachy
Most people know that cannabis wont kill you. Most people know cannabis is not highly addictive. Most people would say that cannabis is a much less harmful drug than say, heroin, or fentanyl. Unfortunately for American citizens, the federal government doesn't agree with most people. What Does Schedule One Mean? The federal ...
July 25, 2017Lane Trachy
Recently, Greece became the sixth country in the European Union to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes, joining Germany, Finland, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain as the few European countries who allow legal medical marijuana. Details of the Legalization In a press conference announcing the news, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ...
July 6, 2017Lane Trachy
As more states continue to legalize marijuana for both medical and recreational use, a small group of U.S. Senators are making sure that the federal government does not interfere with that progress. Senators Cory Booker (D-New Jersey), Mike Lee (R-Utah), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-New York), Rand Paul (R-Kentucky), Al Franken (D-Minnesota) ...
June 26, 2017Lane Trachy
Jeff Sessions recent testimony regarding his involvement in the Russian investigation was described by Independent Senator Angus King as “really, really disturbing.” As each day passes, Sessions seems less likely to remain the Attorney General. It is in the best interest of all Americans that Sessions is forced to resign. ...
June 14, 2017Lane Trachy
It has always been widespread knowledge that working in the cannabis industry is dangerous in many different ways. From the threat of federal interference to the threat of robbery, there are many things to worry about when operating a state legal cannabis business. The biggest worry for most members of ...
May 18, 2017Lane Trachy
Attorney General Jeff Sessions (R-Al.) has had a tumultuous first few months in office. He has already had to recuse himself from an investigations into ties between the Trump campaign, for which he served as a surrogate, and Russia. He has also faced large-scale calls for his resignation due to ...
May 16, 2017Lane Trachy
Jay Nixon could claim to be the most merciful chief executive in Missouri's recent history. In the past three decades, no Missouri governor has issued more pardons than Nixon's 106. Nixon Commutes Sentence of Former College Student Doing 15 Years for Dealing Weed Nixon commuted the sentences of just four people doing ...
January 12, 2017Daily Dose
Medical Marijuana Reform In Germany Medical Marijuana Maybe Coming Soon To German Pharmacies - German legislators and politicians prepared a draft proposal this month that seeks, among other things, to create a new government agency that will regulate and oversee the medical marijuana industry in Germany. If the proposal is accepted ...
December 30, 2016Daily Dose