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Despite friendlier comments on Sunday, DHS Secretary John Kelly has joined the chorus of anti-marijuana voices in the White House. On Sunday, Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly broke with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and other White House officials...
BEVERLY HILLS – The Westside Bar Association (WBA) is adding to the many festivities planned for 420 by hosting Cannabis Court, which is not exactly what it sounds like. Rather than a visit before a judge, Cannabis Court is...
Four Governors have written to Attorney General Jeff Sessions to leave state marijuana laws alone. California lawmakers are considering a bill that would create a sanctuary state for marijuana. John Oliver is not the only one calling for Attorney General Jeff...
Several bills have been introduced in both houses of Congress that would address a host of concerns troubling the marijuana industry. This week, two members of Congress submitted several bills that call for a serious overhaul of federal marijuana laws....
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions added to the anxiety already permeating the marijuana industry since White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer last week suggested "greater enforcement" of federal marijuana laws is on the way. "Most of you probably know I don’t...
WASHINGTON, D.C. — In response to several questions today by reporters at the White House daily news briefing, press secretary Sean Spicer strongly indicated that the Department of Justice will increase enforcement of federal laws against what he termed...
Trademarking a unique product is often an essential way for businesses to thrive. There are quite a few standard business practices that are not available to those operating in the cannabis space. The lack of access to the banking system...
Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) has introduced a bill that would protect cannabis industry members following their state's laws against threats of federal prosecution. As the cannabis community worries about the direction federal authorities will take on regulation, a Republican...
LOS ANGELES – The editorial board of the Los Angeles Times has endorsed Measure M, the voter initiative slated for the March 7 ballot that seeks to provide a long-overdue regulatory (and statutory) fix to the legal hornet’s nest...
President Donald J. Trump has nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch as his choice for the U.S. Supreme Court. When successful business icon Donald Trump announced his intention to run for president of the United States, many supporters of cannabis reform thought...

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