Episode 276 - The Fight Over Interstate Cannabis Commerce

Episode 276 – The Fight Over Interstate Cannabis Commerce

Adam Smith and Lewis Goldberg joins host Kris Krane to talk about the recent summit by the governors of New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania to coordinate regional cannabis policy, the future prospects for interstate cannabis commerce, and a check in with the marijuana primary. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • Read the […]

Episode 274 - Is Moscow Mitch Learning to Love Cannabis?

Episode 274 – Is Moscow Mitch Learning to Love Cannabis?

Andrew Livingston joins host Dan Goldman to talk about Senator Moscow Mitch McConnell’s new love for industrial hemp; the raft of new studies showing that legal marijuana is good, mmmmkay; as well as the latest news in the ongoing vape health scare. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • Rudy Giuliani’s Ukraine fixers indicted […]

Episode 273 - A Twenty Year Fight for Student Aid

Episode 273 – A Twenty Year Fight for Student Aid

Adam Smith and Betty Aldworth join host Dan Goldman to talk about the proposed FAFSA Act, which would partially repeal a law stripping students convicted of certain marijuana crimes of federal student financial aid, as well as an uptick in marijuana arrests in the U.S. and some recently announced cannabis sector losses. Produced by Shea […]

Episode 272 - As Vape Bans Spread

Episode 272 – As Vape Bans Spread

Taylor West and Jahan Marcu join host Dan Goldman to talk about the ongoing health scare over the use of vaporizers, the recent passage of the SAFE Banking Act, as well as a plan to coordinate marijuana policy between New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • CDC reports […]

Episode 271 - The  SAFE Banking Act Goes to Washington

Episode 271 – The SAFE Banking Act Goes to Washington

Betty Aldworth, Shanita Penny, and Mike Liszewski join host Kris Krane to talk about the progressive pushback on the SAFE Banking Act over its lack of social justice provisions, the prospects for legal marijuana dispensaries in downtown Chicago, as well as the fight by the city of Washington, DC to enact local cannabis legalization. Produced […]

Episode 270 - Special: Introducing the Weed Wonks podcast!

Episode 270 – Special: Introducing the Weed Wonks podcast!

As part of our irregular series sharing great new marijuana-related podcasts, we’re publishing an episode of the Weed Wonks podcast, a new show we’re developing here at MJToday Media that is hosted by our friends Jordan Wellington and Andrew Livingston. We’ll have a regular episode of Marijuana Today up, as usual, on Monday. You can […]

Episode 269 - The Empire State's Ban On Vapes

Episode 269 – The Empire State’s Ban On Vapes

Dan Goldman and Taylor West join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest developments in the ongoing vape health scare as well as how marijuana is factoring into the Democratic Presidential Debates. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • Medicine Man Technologies to Buy Colorado Edibles Company Canyon for $5.13 Million | New […]

Episode 268 - Rethinking Restrictions on Marijuana Science

Episode 268 – Rethinking Restrictions on Marijuana Science

Adam Smith and Jahan Marcu join host Dan Goldman to talk about current federal restriction on the academic study of marijuana, the recent meeting held in Oregon by police and prohibitionists, and the continuing vape-related health crisis. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • Hemp Farming Quadrupled In The U.S. This Year, New Report […]

Episode 267 - Bad Vape

Episode 267 – Bad Vape

Alex Kreit and Mike Liszewski join host Dan Goldman to talk about the recent phenomenon of people seeking medical attention for lung injuries sustained from consuming contaminated vaporizers, the view on marijuana reform among older Democratic politicians, as well as the recent move by Weedmaps to stop listing illicit businesses. Produced by Shea Gunther. News […]