Tag Archives | United Nations

Episode 188 – Worse Than Sessions!?!

Taylor West and Scott Cecil join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the rumors around the firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions as well as President Trump’s renewed call for executing drug dealers. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

News & Links:

Arkansas judge blocks state from licensing medical marijuana growers | Cannabist

Any Condition Is Now a Qualifying Condition in Virginia | Leafly

Snoop Dogg’s venture firm just closed its debut fund with $45 million | TechCrunch

 

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Episode 187 – Strongly Worded Letters

Adam Smith and Aaron Houston join host Dan Goldman to talk about the latest comments made by Attorney General Jeff Sessions about federal marijuana law as well as criticism from the United Nations over international marijuana legalization. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 

News & Links:
In another step towards opening retail marijuana shops, Massachusetts regulators sign off on rules for pot industry | Mass Live

Lawmakers support sweeping changes to Maine’s medical marijuana rules | Portland Press Herald

Legislature slashing Health Dep’t pay because of medical marijuana delays | Florida Politics


 

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Episode 92 – You Had One Job

7691494420_d23972b01c_bDan Goldman, Betty Aldworth, and first time guest Dave Borden joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the recent UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs (aka UNGASS). Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: May 1, 2016

Length: 1:15:33

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Episode 45 – A Thematic Debate

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Andrew Livingston, Betty Aldworth, and first timer Mark Passerini join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about United Nations drug policy, the marijuana political scene in the Midwest, and the latest sales numbers out of Colorado. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: May 15, 2015

Length: 1:06:06

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News links:

• “New federal bill would allow medical pot use for epilepsy

• “License Problems Lead to Layoffs at Cannabis Chain

• “Cannabis Journalism: It’s a class you can now take at University of Denver

 

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