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Episode 53 – Headlines and a Plea

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Producer Shea Gunther fills in for host Kris Lotlikar, who was tied up this week working on his day job, and delivers the latest headlines. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: July 11, 2015

Length: 0:07:28

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News links:

• “Oregon airport allows marijuana on in-state flights

• “Marijuana banking bill introduced in U.S. Senate

• “California Has Finally Stopped Denying Organ Transplants to Medical Marijuana Users

 

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Episode 52 – The Cannabis Business Summit

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Dan Goldman joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about marijuana edibles and producer Shea Gunther shares some clips from the panel discussion on data analysis that he moderated at the NCIA Cannabis Business Summit held in Denver, Colorado. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: July 4, 2015

Length: 0:45:31

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News links:

• “Marijuana-growing spikes Denver electric demand, challenges clean-power plan

• “Fundraiser Nets Huge Gain For Michigan Marijuana Legalization Effort

• “Presidential Hopeful Jim Webb Hints At Support For Radical Drug Policy Reform

Sponsors:

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Title Sponsor: Women Grow connects, educates, and empowers the next generation of cannabis industry professionals. . You can find them on Facebook and Twitter.

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Finishing Moves: The Happy Crate, the monthly subscription box for the classy cannabis connoisseur.

 

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Episode 51 – A Tad Bit Easier

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Adam Smith and Alex Kreit join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the White House’s moves to increase marijuana research, the merits of decriminalization, and the latest news in Ohio. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: June 26, 2015

Length: 1:05:24

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News links:

• “Vancouver Votes to Regulate Marijuana Stores, but Canada’s Government Isn’t Happy About It

• “Fed study: Booze impact greater than pot on driving

• “Maine Legislators Reject Recreational Marijuana Legalization

Sponsors:

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Title Sponsor: Women Grow connects, educates, and empowers the next generation of cannabis industry professionals. . You can find them on Facebook and Twitter.

News Sponsor: Om of Medicine, the most unique marijuana dispensary this side of Ann, Arbor, Michigan.

Finishing Moves: The Happy Crate, the monthly subscription box for the classy cannabis connoisseur.

 

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Episode 50 – A Dish (Network) Served Cold

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Kris Krane and Dan Goldman join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about Colorado’s recent Supreme Court ruling on marijuana and employment and to go over a new report on teen drug use. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: June 19, 2015

Length: 1:09:32

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News links:

• “South Dakota Tribe Votes to Grow, Sell Cannabis

• “DEA to Boost Marijuana Production for Research

• “ResponsibleOhio amendment creator’s company to make $5.6 million from marijuana campaign

Sponsors:

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News Sponsor: Om of Medicine, the most unique marijuana dispensary this side of Ann, Arbor, Michigan.

Finishing Moves: The Happy Crate, the monthly subscription box for the classy cannabis connoisseur.

 

Photo: Ken Teegardin/Flickr

Episode 49 – Congress Blocks the DEA

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Adam Smith and Taylor West join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the Congressional move to block the Justice Department from undermining state medical marijuana laws as well as to discuss kids getting into their parents edibles. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: June 12, 2015

Length: 0:57:53

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News links:

• “Budget bill outlaws pot sales in D.C. for 2 years

• “All forms of medical marijuana are legal, Canadian court rules

• “New York Medical Marijuana Program Brings in $3 Million From Application Process

 

Sponsors:

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Title Sponsor: Women Grow connects, educates, and empowers the next generation of cannabis industry professionals. . You can find them on Facebook and Twitter.

News Sponsor: Om of Medicine, the most unique marijuana dispensary this side of Ann, Arbor, Michigan.

Finishing Moves: The Happy Crate, the monthly subscription box for the classy cannabis connoisseur.

 

Photo: RJ Schmidt/Flickr

Episode 48 – Church of Cannabis

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Dan Goldman, Andrew Livingston, and Jane West join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the new CBD bill in Texas, what Bernie Sanders has to say about cannabis policy, and the prospects of a newly formed church of marijuana. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: June 5, 2015

Length: 1:04:20

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News links:

• “Colorado sets pot tax ‘holiday’ in September

• “8 Michigan Dispensaries Raided

• “The pot effect on Denver’s housing market

 

Sponsors:

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Title Sponsor: The ArcView Group, the nation’s leading investment and research firm for America’s next great industry. You can find them on Facebook and Twitter.

News Sponsor: Om of Medicine, the most unique marijuana dispensary this side of Ann, Arbor, Michigan.

Finishing Moves: The Happy Crate, the monthly subscription box for the classy cannabis connoisseur.

 

Photo: Cannabis Culture/Flickr

Episode 47 – ID Check

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Kris Krane and Alex Kreit join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about legalization in Washington, DC and the failure of some dispensaries in Washington State to check IDs at the door. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: May 29, 2015

Length: 0:58:23

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News links:

• “Lawsuit: Adams County sued by three of its cities over targeted pot tax

• “In Race to Open, Some Nevada Dispensaries Eying Home Growers For Cannabis

• “Is this central Denver’s first 420-friendly hotel?

 

Sponsors:

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Title Sponsor: The ArcView Group, the nation’s leading investment and research firm for America’s next great industry. You can find them on Facebook and Twitter.

News Sponsor: Om of Medicine, the most unique marijuana dispensary this side of Ann, Arbor, Michigan.

Finishing Moves: The Happy Crate, the monthly subscription box for the classy cannabis connoisseur.

 

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Episode 46 – Shea Takes Over

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Producer Shea Gunther takes the solo reins this week and shares a bit of marijuana news and a recommendation for people working in the industry. We’ll be back with a full show next week. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: May 22, 2015

Length: 0:07:05

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News links:

• “Portland lawmakers make pitch for legal pot

• “Senators Approve Medical Marijuana for Veterans

• “Busted: Four Washington pot stores caught selling to minors

 

Other links:

• The NCIA’s Cannabis Business Summit, June 29 – July 1 in Denver, Colorado

 

Sponsors:

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Title Sponsor: The ArcView Group, the nation’s leading investment and research firm for America’s next great industry. You can find them on Facebook and Twitter.

News Sponsor: Om of Medicine, the most unique marijuana dispensary this side of Ann, Arbor, Michigan.

Finishing Moves: The Happy Crate, the monthly subscription box for the classy cannabis connoisseur.

 

Photo: Shea Gunther

Episode 45 – A Thematic Debate

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Andrew Livingston, Betty Aldworth, and first timer Mark Passerini join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about United Nations drug policy, the marijuana political scene in the Midwest, and the latest sales numbers out of Colorado. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: May 15, 2015

Length: 1:06:06

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News links:

• “New federal bill would allow medical pot use for epilepsy

• “License Problems Lead to Layoffs at Cannabis Chain

• “Cannabis Journalism: It’s a class you can now take at University of Denver

 

Sponsors:

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Title Sponsor: The ArcView Group, the nation’s leading investment and research firm for America’s next great industry. You can find them on Facebook and Twitter.

News Sponsor: Om of Medicine, the most unique marijuana dispensary this side of Ann, Arbor, Michigan.

Finishing Moves: The Happy Crate, the monthly subscription box for the classy cannabis connoisseur.

 

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Episode 44 – Clinton’s Crime Legacy

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Adam Smith joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about Hillary Clinton’s big criminal justice speech and to dissect the resignation of Michele Leonhart, the head of the DEA. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: May 8, 2015

Length: 46:46

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News links:

• “Major Groups Call For UN To Respect Countries That Legalize Marijuana Or Other Drugs

• “Supreme Court Wants Justice Department To Weigh In On Marijuana Lawsuit

• “Puerto Rico Legalizes Medical Marijuana

 

Sponsors:

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Title Sponsor: The ArcView Group, the nation’s leading investment and research firm for America’s next great industry. You can find them on Facebook and Twitter.

News Sponsor: Om of Medicine, the most unique marijuana dispensary this side of Ann, Arbor, Michigan.

Finishing Moves: The Happy Crate, the monthly subscription box for the classy cannabis connoisseur.

 

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