Episode 292 - The Governors' Push for Marijuana Reform

Episode 292 – The Governors’ Push for Marijuana Reform

Adam Smith and Mike Liszewski join host Dan Goldman to talk about how marijuana legalization reform is going at the state level as a number of U.S. governors have used their State of the State addresses to talk about cannabis policy. Produced by Shea Gunther.. News & Links: • Department Of Transportation Says Safety-Sensitive Workers […]

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Episode 291 – The Struggles of Raising Marijuana Capital

Jane West and first time guest Hope Wiseman join host Shanita Penny to talk about how things are going for newly legal adult use sales in Illinois, the struggles of raising capital in the legal marijuana industry, and the proposed bill in Massachusetts to regulate agreements between marijuana companies and the towns they hope to […]

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Episode 290 – California and Missouri Face Off

Mike Liszewski and Jahan Marcu join host Shanita Penny to talk about the latest cannabis developments in California, Missouri, and the northeast as well as about a new discovery of a more potent form of THC. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • MedMen CEO Adam Bierman Is Out | Green Market Report • […]

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Episode 289 – The Emergence of Psychedelic Medicines

Dan Goldman, Adam Smith, and Taylor West joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the new push for legalizing the medical use of psychedelics and what that could mean for consumers, as well as a peak at the Marijuana Primary just a week ahead of the first votes in Iowa. Produced by Shea Gunther. News […]

Episode 288 – The End of MedMen?

Troy Dayton joins host Kris Krane to talk about the possibility that cannabis giant MedMen could be on the verge of going under, as well as the most recent Congressional hearings on marijuana research and a check in with the latest policy developments in the states. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: • 40% […]

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Episode 285 – The Patenting of Cannabis

Jahan Marcu, Jimi Devine, and first time guest David Bienenstock join host Dan Goldman to talk about the patenting of marijuana genes and strains and what it could portend for the legal cannabis industry. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links: No news this week! Photo: Vall d’Hebron Institut de Recerca VHIR/Flickr

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Episode 284 – Back in Vegas! Marijuana Today Goes All In

Adam Smith, Kris Krane, Betty Aldworth, Andrew Livingston, Troy Dayton, Shanita Penny, Jordan Wellington, Anne Donohoe, and Lewis Goldberg join host Dan Goldman for a very special live episode from the big 2019 marijuana business conference in Las Vegas, where they talk about the year in cannabis and what 2020 could hold for the industry. […]

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Episode 283 – As Cannabis Deals Fall Through

Taylor West and Lewis Goldberg join host Kris Krane to talk about recent large marijuana deals and acquisitions that have fallen through, the latest updates with the Marijuana Primary, and cannabis news that we could see breaking in 2020. Produced by Shea Gunther. No news this week! Photo: Lindsay Fox/Flickr