USA

12
Apr
2019

Cannabis conference seeks to educate, open minds

Medical professionals, researchers, distributors and scientists participated in a series of panels during the day-long ‘More than Just Green: The Color of Cannabis Conference’ hosted by the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists (PABJ) on Saturday at the Science Center in West Philadelphia. “This is the PABJ’s way of starting and elevating the conversation around medical

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12
Apr
2019

Blacks Haven’t Benefited From Marijuana Legalization

Will Florida legalize recreational pot? Medical marijuana is already legal. But who really cares? It’s all bad for Miami’s black community, where weed has helped drive the economy for years. What governments aren’t even mentioning is paying reparations to black-dominated countries or African-Americans who have or will lose their livelihoods from all this legalization. State

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12
Apr
2019

IS CANNABIS THE CASH CROP OF THE FUTURE?

Attorney General William Barr has said he supports a measure put forward by the Democratic party that would strengthen state laws that have legalized cannabis. The “Strengthening the Tenth Amendment Through Entrusting States Act” (STATES Act) would protect companies and citizens from federal marijuana laws, encouraging growth and increased production. “Personally, I would still favor one

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9
Apr
2019

Connecticut legal cannabis bill clears another committee

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is floating the idea of passing additional legislation to address “glitches” in the rollout of federal hemp legalization. The Connecticut legislature’s Judiciary Committee voted to approve a marijuana legalization bill. In an interview with Marijuana Moment, Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) said there will never be another anti-cannabis president—and that includes former Vice President Joe

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9
Apr
2019

How to Write a Successful Cannabis License Application

Like many brands emerging as multi-state cannabis operators, my company routinely applies for retail and cultivation licenses across the country. The ONE Cannabis (ONE) team puts a significant amount of time into these applications, as there is no business without them. Recently, we applied for an adult-use license in a California municipality with three available

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