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Episode 295 – Return of the SAFE Banking Act?

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Adam Smith and Mike Liszewski join host Kris Krane to talk about the possible resurrection of the SAFE Banking Act while also checking in on the latest Marijuana Primary with an update on the latest Democratic Presidential Candidate Debates. Produced by Shea Gunther.

News & Links:
Vermont House Approves Selling Weed — But Not Advertising It | Seven Days VT

USDA Announces Two Temporary Changes To Restrictive Hemp Rules | Marijuana Moment

MedMen Reports Revenue Of $44 Million, But A Net Loss Of $96 Million | Green Market Report

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Episode 263 – The Women of Marijuana, Today

Betty Aldworth and Taylor West join host Shanita Penny to talk about the current and future role of women in the legal cannabis industry, the most recent round of Democratic Presidential debates, as well as the shift in the moods of legal marijuana investors away from debt and towards equity. Produced by Shea Gunther.

News & Links:
CannTrust Prepares To Sell The Company Following Illegal Growing Scandal | Green Market Report

After Legalizing Marijuana, Colorado Saw ‘Significant Decrease’ In Opioid Prescriptions, Study Finds | Marijuana Moment

New York reduces penalties for marijuana possession | Washington Post

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Episode 85 – The Primary Thing

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Dan Goldman and Taylor West join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the GOP primary race and how things look for upcoming state ballot initiatives. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: March 6, 2016

Length: 0:55:11

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Episode 56 – Probably Not As Dangerous

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Dan Goldman and Andrew Livingston join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the GOP presidential candidates’ stances on marijuana, the recent comments on the new head of the DEA, and the latest developments in Oregon and Ohio.

Published: August 1, 2015

Length: 0:57:07

 

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• “Harborside Health Center Outlasts US Attorney Melinda Haag

• “Nevada’s first medical pot dispensary now open in Sparks

• “Senate Appropriations Committee Allows Marijuana Legalization to Move Forward in Nation’s Capital

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