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The WeedHead™ June 2019    

Where in the World is The WeedHead™

Where in the World is The WeedHead™ May 2019 Minorities for Medical Marijuana Lobbying Day Please join us for our DC Lobby Days being held May 9-11, 2019. Our legislature will be in session and ready to hear from us, which means all of you. M4MM invites all friends, supporters, members, partners, and volunteers to […]

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March Events Cannabiz 102  Hosted by Crystal D. Peoples-Stokes, NYS Assemblywoman Join us as we gather for the second Cannabiz community discussions! We will be talking about social equity, the legalization of cannabis and how to get involved in the cannabiz! Date & Time: March 2,2019 10am-2pm Location: Medaille College18 Agassiz Cir, Buffalo, New York […]

The Oregon Trail to Legal Cannabis

Oregon’s approach to cannabis legalization took a bold shift recently when became the first state to consider an aggressive challenge to existing federal cannabis laws. Because of an enormous cannabis surplus, the head of a local industry trade group is pushing for state legislators to permit Oregon cannabis companies to export products to other states […]

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February Events  

The Race To Legalize in the East

The race to legalize in New York accelerated on January 15, 2019, as Governor Andrew Cuomo laid out his vision for an expanded industry. Back in December, Governor Cuomo named legalization one of his priorities for the first 100 days of 2019. This week, he made good on that promise, unveiling plans for state regulated […]

Status of Social Equity in Cannabis

A Voice For The Voiceless Long pie-in-the-sky goals for activists, calls for social justice and social equity measures in the cannabis industry are growing, and that change can’t come fast enough. The movement to incorporate initiatives that redress the devastation experienced by vulnerable individuals and communities as a result of America’s drug war has blossomed […]

Welcome to Cannabis Year 2019!

The new year is upon us, and I believe that 2019 will usher in significant developments for the cannabis industry.  2018 laid the foundation for a new level of efficiency and prosperity, despite federal obstacles. A growing number of Americans support legalization, robust growth has created more industry jobs, and two additional states approved recreational […]

Hemp Farming is Coming Soon to a State Near You

In a day filled with tumultuous national news, President Trump quietly signed the 2018 Farm Bill, and with the stroke of a pen instituted the most sweeping cannabis industry federal reform in decades. The bill, now officially a law, legalizes the agricultural production of hemp by removing its designation as a drug under the Controlled […]

Big Tobacco Buys into the Cannabis Industry

Last week, the Altria Group, parent company of tobacco company Philip Morris and producers of MARLBORO cigarettes announced an 1.8 billion investment into the cannabis industry, the first of what will likely be many such businesses entering this lucrative sector. You know that the Green Rush is a big deal when even big tobacco is […]