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Key Congressional Chairman Sends Marijuana Email To NORML Activists - Marijuana Moment

Mon, Aug 12, 2019 - 12:33 pm
Key Congressional Chairman Sends Marijuana Email To NORML Activists  Marijuana MomentThe chairman of the influential House Judiciary Committee authored a message to NORML's email list on Monday—a notable signal of how the cannabis ...

NAACP, ACLU And Allies Demand Congress Pass Marijuana Bill With Justice Focus - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Aug 1, 2019 - 10:59 am
NAACP, ACLU And Allies Demand Congress Pass Marijuana Bill With Justice Focus  Marijuana MomentA coalition of more than 100 organizations—including NAACP, ACLU and Human Rights Watch—is coming together to call on congressional leadership to pass ...

"End the War on Drugs," says 2020 Presidential Candidate Michael E. Arth, "It's Really a War on the Poor." - PRNewswire

Thu, Aug 1, 2019 - 8:36 am
"End the War on Drugs," says 2020 Presidential Candidate Michael E. Arth, "It's Really a War on the Poor."  PRNewswireDELAND, Fla., Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael E. Arth, in a new documentary, End the War on Drugs, says that the failed drug war should be replaced ...

"End the War on Drugs," says 2020 Presidential Candidate Michael E. Arth, "It's Really a War on the Poor." - Yahoo Finance

Thu, Aug 1, 2019 - 8:36 am
"End the War on Drugs," says 2020 Presidential Candidate Michael E. Arth, "It's Really a War on the Poor."  Yahoo FinanceDELAND, Fla., Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael E. Arth, in a new documentary, End the War on Drugs, says that the failed drug war should be replaced ...

This Is The Most Marijuana-Friendly Congress In History - Marijuana Moment

Wed, Jul 31, 2019 - 11:39 am
This Is The Most Marijuana-Friendly Congress In History  Marijuana MomentWith the House and Senate heading into a month-long August recess this week, it's a good time to look back at what lawmakers have accomplished so far this ...

Desisting DEA Deferrals and Delays - Drug WarRant

Tue, Jul 30, 2019 - 10:41 pm
Desisting DEA Deferrals and Delays  Drug WarRantOne thing we've seen for decades is that the DEA handles any challenges to its authority over marijuana by delaying, sometimes for many years (particularly ...

Top Congressional Chairman And Presidential Candidate File Marijuana Legalization Bills - Marijuana Moment

Tue, Jul 23, 2019 - 4:03 pm
Top Congressional Chairman And Presidential Candidate File Marijuana Legalization Bills  Marijuana MomentThe chairman of a key congressional committee responsible for crime policy is teaming up with a senator running for president to file legislation on Tuesday that ...

Senate Schedules Hearing On Marijuana Business Banking Access - Marijuana Moment

Tue, Jul 16, 2019 - 3:00 am
Senate Schedules Hearing On Marijuana Business Banking Access  Marijuana MomentIn one of the clearest signs of marijuana reform's growing momentum on Capitol Hill, a Republican-controlled Senate committee has scheduled a hearing for ...

Florida Cop Planted Drugs in Vehicles - Drug WarRant

Mon, Jul 15, 2019 - 10:57 am
Florida Cop Planted Drugs in Vehicles  Drug WarRantGovernments can employ drug wars for superficial purposes. Sometimes it's to provide plausible denials for committing human rights crimes against minorities, ...

Congress Votes To Allow Home Loans For Veterans Working In Marijuana Industry - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Jul 11, 2019 - 3:00 am
Congress Votes To Allow Home Loans For Veterans Working In Marijuana Industry  Marijuana MomentThe U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved an amendment aimed at ending a current Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) policy that denies ...

Congress to Hear Testimony Tomorrow Challenging Marijuana Criminalization - The Daily Chronic

Wed, Jul 10, 2019 - 3:00 am
Congress to Hear Testimony Tomorrow Challenging Marijuana Criminalization  The Daily ChronicWASHINGTON, DC — On Wednesday, July 10th at 10am, members of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security will hear ...

Legal Marijuana Is a Job Creation Machine - The Daily Chronic

Tue, Jul 9, 2019 - 6:32 pm
Legal Marijuana Is a Job Creation Machine  The Daily ChronicA woman shops for cannabis products at a dispensary with the assistance of a dispensary worker. Over 200,000 people are now employed in the legal ...

It is Time to Acknowledge Reality and End Federal Marijuana Prohibition - The Daily Chronic

Tue, Jul 9, 2019 - 6:32 pm
It is Time to Acknowledge Reality and End Federal Marijuana Prohibition  The Daily ChronicToday, we stood with Representatives Tulsi Gabbard and Don Young as they introduced the Ending Federal Prohibition Act and Marijuana Data Collection Act.

With Marijuana Policy and Democratic Presidential Candidates, Joe Biden is the Odd Man Out - The Daily Chronic

Tue, Jul 9, 2019 - 6:29 pm
With Marijuana Policy and Democratic Presidential Candidates, Joe Biden is the Odd Man Out  The Daily ChronicThe ever-swelling field of Democratic presidential contenders has plenty of things to disagree about and plenty of issues where candidates can try to set ...

How things have changed - Drug WarRant

Tue, Jul 9, 2019 - 3:00 am
How things have changed  Drug WarRantHearing tomorrow in the United States House Committee on the Judiciary: Marijuana Laws in America: Racial Justice and the Need for Reform. Having a really ...

Texas Prosecutors End Some Marijuana Prosecutions Under New Hemp Law - Marijuana Moment

Wed, Jul 3, 2019 - 3:00 am
Texas Prosecutors End Some Marijuana Prosecutions Under New Hemp Law  Marijuana MomentThe new law changed the definition of marijuana, and prosecutors and crime labs say they don't have the resources to test if a substance is legal hemp or ...

McConnell Leads USDA Secretary On Tour Of Kentucky Hemp Farm - Marijuana Moment

Tue, Jul 2, 2019 - 4:48 pm
McConnell Leads USDA Secretary On Tour Of Kentucky Hemp Farm  Marijuana MomentMitch McConnell is all about hemp. The Republican Senate majority leader has already successfully legalized the plant through last year's Farm Bill, pushed for ...

New Cory Booker Bill Would Protect Immigrants From Being Deported For Marijuana - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Jun 27, 2019 - 3:55 pm
New Cory Booker Bill Would Protect Immigrants From Being Deported For Marijuana  Marijuana MomentSen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), a 2020 presidential candidate, introduced legislation in the Senate on Thursday that would end the practice of denying citizenship to ...

Lindsey Mintz: Combining Cannabis Education & Retail - Ganjapreneur

Thu, Jun 27, 2019 - 3:00 am
Lindsey Mintz: Combining Cannabis Education & Retail  GanjapreneurLindsey Mintz is the owner and managing partner of Smokin' Gun Apothecary, a prohibition-themed and self-described “late-night” cannabis dispensary located ...

Britain's Drug War Problem - Drug WarRant

Wed, Jun 26, 2019 - 3:00 am
Britain's Drug War Problem  Drug WarRantFew events are as likely to produce a marijuana legalization activist as the individual who gets busted for pot by their dad and then dumped into some ...

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