Archive by Month "June"


House Votes to Protects States’ and Tribal Rights to Cannabis

Did Oregon Rep. Earl Blumenauer Just Save Legal Weed from Federal Prosecution? By Luke Stevens By a decisive vote of 267 to 165, the U.S. House of Representatives puff, puff, passed a far-reaching amendment on Thursday, June 21 to prevent the Department of Justice (DOJ)

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Jun 21, 2019 | News
wall street bull in front of Colorado flag symbolizes public companies will soon be able to own cannabis companies
Non Colorado residents will now be able to own Colorado Cannabis companies

McWeed, Anyone?

Colorado Removed a Years-Long Ban on Public Companies Owning Cannabis Companies By Luke Stevens It takes a Coloradian (or at least someone living in the state) to own a cannabis company here. But now the state — although more likely Big Business — is looking

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Jun 12, 2019 | News
Illinois to legalize recreational cannabis

Illinois to Legalize Recreational Cannabis This Week

Illinois is set to become the 11th U.S. state to legalize cannabis for adult recreational use — on Friday June 7, Gov. J.B. Pritzker is expected to sign the first ever legalization through an act of lawmakers. All previous legalization measures happened via a voter-approved

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Jun 3, 2019 | News