Episode 185 - Philly Cuts Cannabis A Little Slack

Episode 185 – Philly Cuts Cannabis A Little Slack

Dan Goldman and Adam Smith join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the new world of marijuana harm reduction education as well as about changes to how Philadelphia is handling simple marijuana charges. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Maine’s pot legalization committee reaches agreement on rewrite of voter-approved law | Portland […]

Episode 184 - The New Drug Czar Inherits an Empty Suit

Episode 184 – The New Drug Czar Inherits an Empty Suit

Betty Aldworth and Aaron Houston join host Kris Krane to talk about Trump’s proposed budget cuts for the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) and the appointment of a drug czar to lead the new reduced agency as well as the brief hold on Department of Justice nominees placed by Republican Senator […]

Episode 183 - Protecting Oregon's Industry

Episode 183 – Protecting Oregon’s Industry

Adam Smith and Andrew Livingston join host Dan Goldman to talk about Oregon’s legal marijuana industry and its relationship with US Attorney Billy Williams as well as the power flexed by the US in international cannabis policy circles. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Washington pot industry faces major setback after delivery […]

Episode 182 - Restoring A Little Justice In A Big Way

Episode 182 – Restoring A Little Justice In A Big Way

Dan Goldman, Alex Kreit, and Aaron Houston joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about recent moves in California to clear marijuana crimes from people’s records, the legacy of activist Dennis Peron, and President Trump’s State of the Union address. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Canadian Cannabis Companies Correct After Capital Raising […]

Episode 181 - Garden State of Mind

Episode 181 – Garden State of Mind

Adam Smith and Scott Cecil joins host Dan Goldman to talk about the latest developments in New Jersey marijuana policy, the new report from the Drug Policy Alliance, and updated standards in cannabis packaging. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • ‘Nobody got any sleep’: Aurora Cannabis lands CanniMed after marathon talks | […]

Episode 180 - Vermont Goes First!

Episode 180 – Vermont Goes First!

Andrew Livingston joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest big move by Vermont to legalize adult use through the legislative process as well as catching up on the latest moves by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Scott signs pot legalization bill | WCAX 3 CBS […]

Episode 179 - Yawning in the Face of Sessions

Episode 179 – Yawning in the Face of Sessions

Betty Aldworth and Aaron Houston join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest fallout of Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinding the Cole Memo. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Vermont Gov. Scott confirms he will sign marijuana legalization bill | Cannabist • On Marijuana, Voters Want Feds To Butt Out Of […]

Episode 178 - Sessions Kills The Cole Memo

Episode 178 – Sessions Kills The Cole Memo

Dan Goldman, Adam Smith, and Alex Kreit join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his rescinding of the Cole Memo, a DoJ guidance document protective of legal marijuana. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Vermont House votes to legalize marijuana | The Hill • Pennsylvania Gives […]

Episode 177 - A Look Back at 2017

Episode 177 – A Look Back at 2017

Hosts Kris Lotlikar, Kris Krane, and Dan Goldman talk about the biggest legal marijuana industry stories of 2017 and look ahead to what the New Year holds. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Jeff Sessions Leaves the Cole Memo Intact, For Now | Leafly • Rob Kampia Leaves Marijuana Policy Project | […]

Episode 176 - Coffeeshops in America

Episode 176 – Coffeeshops in America

Andrew Livingston, Betty Aldworth, Shea Gunther, and Jane West join hosts Kris Lotlikar and Dan Goldman to talk about the latest developments in the legalization of public social use, as well as some last-minute holiday gift ideas for the cannabis consumers in your life. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • With New […]