As expected, many Americans packed up and headed to the border, and many Canadians packed up their pot and headed south. Well many of them were stopped right at the border, boosting border arrests over 100% since last year.
She's on the Executive Board of the Michigan Democratic Party Cannabis Caucus, Metro Detroit Regional Chapter Chair, President of the Michigan Chapter of Minorities for Medical Marijuana, market leader for two Michigan chapters of Women Grow, MJ Freeway affiliate, aaaaand she had a huge hand in Michigan getting recently legalized! (To read more about Michigan's legalization, click here)
In an ABC News interview, Robin Roberts asked First Lady Michelle Obama why she decided to reveal, briefly, previous cannabis use in her memoir, "Becoming Michelle Obama." Her response, "Everybody had something that they had to work through, something that they were figuring out. Why would I hide that from the next generation?” The book, …
This proud U.S. Navy veteran has an extensive background in computer software and technology development. Just last year she left her position as a .NET developer for Cardinal Innovations Healthcare to join her husband as co-founders of Canna Trax. Did I already mention it's the FIRST Black owned merchant service platform?
Let's get to know Dasheeda Dawson, powerhouse CEO of MJM Strategy, co-founder of Cannabis Education Advocacy Symposium and Expo, and fellow blogger of the WeedHead blog and interim Executive Director of the New Jersey Cannabis Commission.
With Uruguay being the only other country to have legalized recreational cannabis use for adults, what was the hot-button reason for Canada? Trudeau expressed in a tweet the accessibility of cannabis to children and the profitability for criminals was the reason behind legalization. In other words, when you legalize, you can regulate!
Meet Chirlane McCray, creator of ThriveNYC which is the most comprehensive mental health plan in the history of this nation! She's also the First Lady of New York City! She has an extensive background in public service, philanthropy, and advocacy for immigration, mental health, and now cannabis!
Newsweek reported that Macon County Sheriff Howard Buffet, yup Warren Buffett's son, claimed that entire units of K-9 officers would have to be replaced if Illinois becomes a legal cannabis state. Officers meaning dog. Yes, a K-9 dog is an officer and killing an officer is a felony, right? Point is, this is nonsense. There's other ways to skin this cat, and maybe this is a lesson learned. Sidenote, isn't it morbid how some cops automatically see murder as the answer?
Ok back to Joyce. His amendment has been approved by the House but Rules Committee Chairman Pete Session of Texas has successfully blocked House floor votes on cannabis amendments ever since 2015. Just last month he stopped measures for three hemp amendments to pass. BRUH!!
Peace and bud blogees! It's been a while since I last posted because I felt like being lazy for while. I wouldn't lie to you! But I've still been hard at work! I was recently employed at a dispensary on Chicago's South Side (woot woot), celebrating a birthday (aye!), meeting new industry employees and advocates, …