Author Archive | Danielle Corcione

New Jersey medical marijuana

New Jersey Governor Expands Medical Marijuana Access, But Are Garden State Patients Pleased?

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy recently announced a major expansion to the state’s Medical Marijuana Program. According to NBC Philadelphia, the governor recently held a press conference to announce the expansion, which includes lowering fees for patients and caregivers, adding five more qualifying conditions, and introducing new legislation to increase monthly product limits for individual […]

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The President Wants To Execute Drug Dealers. Will That Include Those Convicted Of Cannabis Crimes?

While Attorney “good-people-don’t-smoke-marijuana” Jeff Sessions wants to amplify the war on drugs, don’t forget who appointed him: Donald Trump. Although President Trump has, for the most part, stayed silent on drug policy, one of his alarming stances has recently been revealed, with five sources confirming to Axios that Trump has privately discussed being in favor […]

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cannabis natural disaster

The Disaster Artists: Cannabis Growers Feel The Long-Term Effects Of Natural Disasters

One of the nation’s largest cannabis economies has been suffering ongoing damages due to last year’s devastating wildfires. California only recently enacted recreational legalization on January 1. However, some cannabis farmers are missing out on the green rush, despite their painstaking years of preparation. After all, it takes just one slip-up — even when all […]

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Breaking Bud? New Mexico On Track To Legalize Marijuana

Pretty soon, green chile might not be the only green speciality served in New Mexico. On January 31, New Mexico State Representative Javier Martínez introduced a piece of groundbreaking legislation — House Bill 312 — to tax and regulate recreational cannabis. This move could be seen as a way to protect cannabis consumers against Attorney […]

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Jeff Sessions

Sunday Sessions With Jeff: “Good People Don’t Smoke Marijuana,” And Other High-Quality AG Quotes

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has said a lot of terrible things about cannabis. In comparison, President Trump hasn’t said much at all about legalization, despite its potential to boost the economy and create jobs. On the campaign trail in 2015, when asked about legalization, Trump told CBS Boston, “I wouldn’t interfere because I think that […]

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Vermont Becomes First Grow-Friendly State To Legalize Cannabis Via State Legislature

The Green Mountain State is about to get a whole lot greener. Vermont has become the first state to legalize cannabis through the state legislature rather than citizen referendum on an election ballot. On January 10, Vermont legislature approved a bill to legalize recreational cannabis, making it the third New England state and overall ninth […]

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