Episode 260 - Predicting the Next Five Years for Marijuana

Episode 260 – Predicting the Next Five Years for Marijuana

Dan Goldman, Kris Krane, and Mike Liszewski join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the last five years in legal marijuana reform and what the next five years could hold, with contributions by Betty Aldworth and Taylor West. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: No news this week. Photo: Coniferconifer/Flickr

Episode 258 -Green Rush Speaks with Willy Wonka (Summer Vacation)

Episode 258 -Green Rush Speaks with Willy Wonka (Summer Vacation)

We’re taking our annual two week summer break and running an episode of the Green Rush podcast instead of our normal show. This episode features New York-based edibles maker “Willy Wonka”, who talks about the business of bespoke cannabis edibles. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: No news this week! Photo: Sayo TS/Flickr

Episode 257 - The House Protects Adult Use

Episode 257 – The House Protects Adult Use

Alex Kreit and Jahan Marcu join host Dan Goldman to talk about the failure in New York to legalize adult use marijuana, the passage of protections for state legal cannabis in the U.S. House of Representatives, and the latest developments up in Canada . Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • Oregon Is Now […]

Episode 256 - Joe Biden's Drug War

Episode 256 – Joe Biden’s Drug War

Dan Goldman and Adam Smith join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about recent polling data on marijuana legalization as well as President candidate Joe Biden’s less-than-stellar history on marijuana and drug policy. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • Canada to allow the sale of cannabis edibles late this year | Washington Post • […]

Episode 255 - Making Marijuana Banking SAFE

Episode 255 – Making Marijuana Banking SAFE

Taylor West joins host Dan Goldman to talk about the latest developments for proposed marijuana banking bill the SAFE Act, a vote in Oakland to decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms, and a study questioning the real impacts of driving after consuming cannabis. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • Kroger joins growing number of CBD retailers […]

Episode 254 - Illinois Goes Legal!

Episode 254 – Illinois Goes Legal!

Kris Krane joins first time host Shanita Penny to talk about the legalization of adult use marijuana in Illinois as well as social equity programs and how they are funded. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • Polis signs into law bills on marijuana delivery, social use and investment that will change the pot […]

Episode 252 - The Future of Interstate Cannabis Commerce

Episode 252 – The Future of Interstate Cannabis Commerce

Adam Smith and Kris Krane join host Dan Goldman to talk about the recent vote in Oregon allowing for (eventual) interstate cannabis commerce as well as this week’s National Cannabis Industry Association’s Lobby Days in Washington, DC. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • NJ Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis, Expungement Bills | NBC New […]

Episode 251 - Pushing the Frontier of Drug Legalization

Episode 251 – Pushing the Frontier of Drug Legalization

Andrew Livingston, Shanita Penny, and Jahan Marcu join host Dan Goldman to talk about the decriminalization of mushrooms, the latest develops for marijuana reform in DC, and the fight for cannabis-related intellectual property rights. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • Legal marijuana sales market doomed this session | VT Digger • China Cashes […]