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Episode 157 – Sessions Backed Against the Wall

Adam Smith and Aaron Houston join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the recent protections afforded medical marijuana by Congressional committee, the criticism heaped on US Attorney General Jeff Sessions by President Trump, decriminalization in New Hampshire, and the kerfuffle over the NCIA’s donation of $25k vis Wisconsin governor Scott Walker. Produced by Shea Gunther.

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Published: August 1, 2017

Length: 00:49:15

http://www.thecannabist.co/2017/07/28/massachusetts-marijuana-law-baker/84780/

https://www.forbes.com/sites/debraborchardt/2017/07/27/high-times-goes-from-70-million-to-250-million-in-three-months/#728ef9483668

https://www.reviewjournal.com/news/pot-news/judge-denies-injunction-against-nevada-pot-distribution/

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Episode 152 – Jeff Sessions, Massachusetts, and the RICO Act Walk Into a Bar

Kris Krane, Alex Kreit, and Aaron Houston join host Dan Goldman to talk about Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the latest developments in Massachusetts, and the potential dangers of the RICO Act to the industry. Produced by Shea Gunther.

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      you can download episode 141 of Marijuana Today here.

Published: June 19, 2017

Length: 01:13:11

http://lancasteronline.com/news/local/wolf-responds-to-sessions-request-to-remove-legal-protections-for/article_feba1532-51e2-11e7-b82e-5795a69b717d.html

https://mjbizdaily.com/lawyer-expects-court-decision-cannabis-tax-law-280e-end-year/

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/science-calls-out-jeff-sessions-on-medical-marijuana-and-the-historic-drug-epidemic/

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Episode 136 – Trump Trumps States’ Rights

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Andrew Livingston and Taylor West join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about Sean Spicer’s comments regarding a potential Justice Department crackdown on adult use marijuana as well as the logistics of flying with legal cannabis. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: February 27, 2017

Length: 59:02

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News links:

New York State Medical Cannabis Providers to Double to 10
Safer Arizona Fixes Marijuana-Legalization Initiative, Adds Protections for Kids
Poll: Voters Want Trump To Respect State Marijuana Laws
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Episode 31 – City of Oakland vs. Melinda Haag

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Dan Goldman and Alex Kreit join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest round in the court battle between U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag and Harborside Health Center and we check in on the marijuana primary to answer the ever-important question of who smoked pot as a kid. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: February 7, 2015

Length: 57:51

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Photo: Steve DeAngelo

Episode 23 – Sovereign Nations

Aaron Houston and Dan Goldman join host Kris Lotlikar to discuss the Department of Justice’s surprise announcement that Native American tribes can now legally grow and sell marijuana and follow the twists and turns in the latest moves by Congress. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: December 12, 2014

Length: 64:00

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