Category Results

You are viewing posts marked as 'Regulation'
March 16, 2020

How do legalization efforts help with coronavirus?

At a press conference on Monday, NY Governor Andrew Cuomo indicated that the legalization efforts from that region has given the respective states an upper hand in managing coronavirus closures….

Read More...
Government Building
March 13, 2020

Medical Marijuana in Alabama

Yesterday the Alabama Senate passed a medical marijuana bill after hours of deliberation. It will now go to the House of Representatives for further consideration. Montgomery Advertiser reports: “Smoking, vaping,…

Read More...
March 09, 2020

CBD Industry Being Watched

On thursday of last week, the FDA released a press statement regarding their progression towards regulation in the cannabidiol market. Although they claim to be focused on improving the public…

Read More...
March 02, 2020

Social Equity or Social Injustice? (excerpt)

So this program, designed as some level of penance for the liberties taken from minorities by the failed War on Drugs, instead offers them as bait for investors, bleeds them…

Read More...
Government Building
February 27, 2020

USDA Removing DEA Testing Requirements?

The indication here is that the over-regulation that many manufacturers and retailers feared may not see the light of day.

Read More...
February 24, 2020

Vermont on the road to Legalization

Vermont Attorney General T. J. Donovan, legislative leaders and advocates gathered Thursday at the Statehouse to press for the adoption of a bill to establish a tax-and-regulate system for commercial…

Read More...
February 21, 2020

The New Issue is Online!

Our best issue yet includes an intro to CBG, Black Leaf Project, Flysoul Shoes, an interview with Afroman, an awesome feast honoring renowned cocaine smuggler George Jung by our friends…

Read More...
More Act Cover Page
January 09, 2020

The More Act

by Caty Tidwell The War on Drugs, which President Nixon announced back in June of 1971, has come under considerable scrutiny as of late. The vast majority of citizens feel…

Read More...
Big Brother Needs Guidance
January 08, 2020

Big Brother Needs Guidance

Over the past few months, your social media feeds have undoubtedly been riddled with news stories surrounding the marijuana plant in its various forms. First, it was an all-out blitz against a “vaping epidemic,” which not surprisingly began as an unfair attack upon nicotine products, then also-not-surprisingly turned out to be an issue with black-market THC cartridges.

Read More...
December 04, 2019

Federal Reserve Clarifies Banking and Hemp relationship

The Federal Reserve Board released clarification regarding banking services for hemp-related businesses. ” The statement emphasizes that banks are no longer required to file suspicious activity reports (SAR) for customers…

Read More...