Tag Archives | adult use

Episode 228 – The Garden State Goes Gardening

Dan Goldman and Alex Kreit join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest developments for legal adult use in New Jersey, the defeat and legacy of California Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, and Michael Moore’s comments about marijuana as a political issue. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

News & Links:
Hemp Legalization Is Officially In The Final Farm Bill | Marijuana Moment

State recommendation would bridge medical marijuana shortage | Detroit News

Customers spent more than $2 million in first week of Mass. recreation marijuana sales | Boston Globe

 

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Episode 227 – An Interview with Podcaster Seth Adler

Our regular crew is down this week because of the Turkey Day holiday, but instead we are running an interview with producer Shea Gunther and fellow marijuana podcaster Seth Adler, host of the excellent Canneconomy podcast. Back with a regular show next week! This interview was recorded in Las Vegas, Nevada at the annual Marijuana Business Daily Conference. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

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Episode 226 – What Happened in Vegas…

Marijuana Today hit the road and assembled in Las Vegas during the recent big industry conference to record a live show with a total of 13 microphones on-board at the MJToday Media mansion. Featuring most of the Marijuana Today hosts and regulars as well as the hosts of the Green Rush podcast and soon-to-launch Simplifya podcast, this special episode is not to be missed.

 

News & Links:
New medical marijuana dispensary having trouble keeping up with demand, prices | KTUL

Aurora Cannabis’ earnings surge by 2,800% after it produces 11,000 pounds of pot in 3 months | CNBC

GTI to Acquire Nevada Cannabis Operator for $290 Million in Stock and Cash | New Cannabis Ventures

 

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Episode 225 – Marijuana’s 2018 Post-Election Analysis

Dan Goldman and Adam Smith join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about last week’s elections results. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

News & Links:
Key Mexican Senator Introduces Bill To Legalize Marijuana Sales | Marijuana Moment

Marijuana Ballot Initiative Campaigns Raised $12.9 Million, Final Pre-Election Numbers Show | Marijuana Moment

Judge rules New Mexico’s medical marijuana plant limit is arbitrary | Marijuana Business Daily

 

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Episode 224 – A Green Rush Interview with Joe Lusardi, CEO of Curaleaf

In this special episode, we lend our show over to our friends at the Green Rush Podcast, who interviewed Joe Lusardi, CEO of multi-state operator Curaleaf. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

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Episode 223 – Legalization Across the Borders

Andrew Livingston joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about legalization of marijuana in Mexico, an important recent win for cannabis in a Colorado court case, and the lack, yet again, of any kind of marijuana-related Halloween candy troubles. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

News & Links:
Judge stops MI regulators from enforcing medical cannabis licensing deadline | Marijuana Business Daily

First Massachusetts retail marijuana shop could open in ‘next week or two,’ Cannabis Commission chairman says | Mass Live

Judge rules New Mexico’s medical marijuana plant limit is arbitrary | Marijuana Business Daily

 

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Episode 222 – Cannabis-Induced Election Fever

Taylor West joins host Dan Goldman to talk about the upcoming elections as well as how things are going for cannabis reform in countries that are not Canada or the United States. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

News & Links:
Two in Three Americans Now Support Legalizing Marijuana |

Michigan marijuana arrests disproportionately hit blacks, men, young adults |

Quebec cannabis stores to close 3 days a week due to chronic shortages |

 

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Episode 221 – Canada’s Big Buzz

Betty Aldworth, Scott Cecil, and Mike Liszewski joins host Dan Goldman to talk about Canada’s first few days of adult use legalization and how it affects the U.S. market. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

News & Links:
Days Into Legalization, Canada Is Already Running out of Cannabis | Leafly

iAnthus Acquires MPX Bioceutical In $835 Million Deal | Green Market Report

Canopy Growth Acquires Hemp IP of Ebbu | Green Market Report

 

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Episode 220 – Canada’s Big Week

Dan Goldman joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the coming legalization of adult use marijuana in Canada as well as how things are looking in DC for political compromise over cannabis law reform. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

News & Links:
Support for Cannabis Legalization Grows to 62% | Marijuana Business Daily

MedMen to Acquire PharmaCann for $682 Million in Stock | New Cannabis Ventures

It will likely be a ‘matter of years’ until cannabis cafes open in Massachusetts | Boston.com

 

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Episode 219 – Utah Strikes a Cannabis Deal

Dan Goldman and Kris Krane joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest developments in Utah as that states rushes towards a medical marijuana ballot measure as well as checking in on how things are going for adult use legalization in Massachusetts. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

News & Links:
Cresco Labs closes $100 million raise, draws institutional investors to cannabis industry | Marijuana Business Daily

WA tells marijuana edibles makers to end output of gummies, hard candies | Marijuana Business Daily

IHeartMedia to invest up to $10 million in marijuana publisher High Times | Marijuana Business Daily

 

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