Oregon Hemp: New Rules Advance the Ball

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A few months ago, we wrote that Oregon was busy revitalizing its dormant industrial hemp program. After the passage of emergency House Bill 4060, that program looked good. Th…

State And Federal Governments Would Get 28 Billion Dollars In Taxes Annually If Marijuana Were Legal

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The State of Colorado brought in roughly 135 million dollars in tax revenues and fees during 2015. That’s not exactly small potatoes. 2016 is projected to be an even bigger year for Colorado in regards to marijuana taxes and fees. Oregon and Washington are also generating…

Canna Law Blog Attorney To Speak at INTA Next Week on Marijuana Law and Intellectual Property

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Next Monday in Orlando, Florida, Alison Malsbury, our lead cannabis IP attorney, will be speaking at the 2016 INTA Annual Meeting on cannabis trademark issues. Alison will be part of the Pharmaceutical Marijuana Law – Branding, Marketi…

Reminder – Johnny Green Does Not Have Access To The [email protected] E-Mail Address

" alt="the-weed-blog-large" width="300" height="300" /> A little less than a week ago I posted an article explaining that I do not have access to the e-mail address [email protected] I want to remind people that I still do not have access. About a week ago Steven Travis Maurer, minority…

Turns Out The AAA Blood Tests For Cannabis Drivers Are Unscientific

May 17th at 5:44am

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A new study has concluded that state tests of the impairment of drivers who have smoked cannabis do not have any scientific basis.

The Results

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The study, released on May 10 by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Study,  found that people exhibiting high levels of THC –the component…

Wisconsin Indian tribe: We won't plant any more hemp — for now

GREEN BAY, Wis. — The leader of the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin says it won’t plant a new crop of industrial hemp until a federal judge resolves the tribe’s lawsuit against the federal Dru…

An Inside Look at the University of Washington’s Cannabis Report

" alt="Washington State cannabis" width="400" height="259" /> The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB) recently released a report on the canopy space required to provide cannabis to the state’s medical patients. The University of Washington School of Law’s Cannabis Law and Policy Projec…

Learn From Arcview’s Best At The Upcoming Virtual Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit

" alt="the arcview group troy dayton marijuana industry" width="300" height="300" /> The ArcView Group was founded the same year this blog was founded (in 2010). I have watched the company grow over the years into the most respected cannabis industry investment network on the planet. Led by CEO Tro…

Why Lower Prices on Legal Cannabis is Great for the Industry

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It doesn’t take an expert economist to understand that when a product or service is banned, risks to provide customers with said products increase, therefore increasing profits dramatically. The U.S. saw this very thing happen in the 1920’s with alcohol prohibition. Alcohol prohibition wa

Strain Review: Pineapple Chunk

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A favorite among many, Pineapple Chunk is a hybrid between the Cheese (Cheese X Skunk #1) and Pineapple strains and is bred by Barney’s Farm. With a THC content generally around 20-25% and CBD at 1.1%, you get an excellent mixture of effects that make this strain a great choice for most a