Why Is Cannabis Criminalized in the US?
Why Is Cannabis Criminalized in the US? In the United States, cannabis is criminalized under federal law. Even though it is now legal in some form in more than half of the country, cannabis policy is still largely influenced by Nixon’s drug warrior legacy. Despite campaigning on the promise to end cannabis criminalization, the current […]
The Pros and Cons of Legalizing Medical Cannabis in Kentucky
The Pros and Cons of Legalizing Medical Cannabis in Kentucky Medical cannabis has been a topic of debate for many years. There are pros and cons to legalizing it, and each state has its own laws in regards to the matter. Kentucky is one of the 38 states that have legalized medical cannabis. However, there […]
The Contracts You Need to Start a Cannabis Business
Non circumvention non disclosure agreement The NCDNDA is a non-circumvention, non-disclosure agreement used by intermediaries in international business deals. It’s a written agreement that protects the rights of irregular intermediaries in international commercial transactions. The NCND prohibits circumvention of commission or fee arrangements and maintains confidentiality of information. What is an NCNDA, and why should […]
New Requisites to Start a Cannabis Business in New York
New Requisites to Start a Cannabis Business in New York As of 2019, cannabis is still federally illegal in the United States. However, many states have passed their own legalization measures, with New York being one of the most recent. The new Cannabis Adult-Use Regulations in New York will allow businesses and people […]
Could Biden Be the Key to End International Marijuana Ban?
Could Biden Be the Key to End the International Ban on Marijuana? A bipartisan duo of congressional lawmakers have urged President Joe Biden to use his influence to get the United Nations (UN) to end the international ban on marijuana. The resolution calls on the UN to remove the plant from the list of controlled […]
Dutchie Partners with Last Prisoner Project to Help Nonviolent Cannabis Offenders Re-enter Society
Dutchie Partners with Last Prisoner Project to Help Nonviolent Cannabis Offenders Re-enter Society In a new partnership with the Last Prisoner Project, Dutchie will help nonviolent cannabis offenders re-enter society. The wide-reaching partnership includes coordination and support across several of Last Prisoner Project’s efforts, including expungement of criminal records, re-entry support This is a huge […]
UK Lawyer’s Vegan Hemp Wig Could Change Legal System For Good
UK Lawyer’s Vegan Hemp Wig Could Change Legal System For Good As an attorney based in the U.K., Samuel March is disrupting the centuries-long tradition of barristers wearing wigs made with horsehair. He wants lawyers in the country’s high courts to start donning vegan, hemp-based head coverings instead. Not only is this a more animal-friendly […]
Russian Oligarch Corrupted 2018 Elections to Infiltrate in US Cannabis Market | Russian Cannabis Bribes
Russian Oligarch Corrupted 2018 Elections to Infiltrate in US Cannabis Market | Cannabis News Today In the spring of 2018, MURAVIEV, Kukushkin, Fruman, and Parnas decided to launch a business aimed at acquiring retail cannabis and marijuana licenses in the United States. As part of that plan, MURAVIEV agreed to wire $1 million, through a […]