Tag Archives | Washington DC

Episode 164 – One Hitters Hit the Mic

First timers and drug reform activists Stacia Cosner, Lauren Padgett, Darrell Rogers, and Jake Berg join host Kris Krane to talk about the challenges of implementing adult use marijuana at the local level and to take a deep dive into the history of the One Hitters, the drug reform softball team that’s been competing in Washington, DC’s Congressional Softball League for well over a decade now. This story is deeper than just a tale about a recreational softball team. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 


News:

California Unveils Temporary Licenses to Allow Early 2018 Retail Sales

Court: Roadside drunken driving tests not valid for pot

• Chart: Medical marijuana patient counts keep rising in Canada

• Historic (2007): Pro-pot sluggers dominating congressional softball league

• Historic (2007): They can take the heat

Historic (2011): Narcs Decline Opportunity To Play Softball Against Druggies In Congressional Softball League

• Historic (2014): DEA Leader Fumes About White House Playing Softball With Marijuana Legalizers 

 

Episode 163 – Dragged Back to DC

Dan Goldman and Adam Smith join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest happenings in DC as well as how things are going for public consumption in the state of Nevada. Produced by Shea Gunther.

 


News:

Nevada Supreme Court issues injunction barring state from issuing marijuana distribution licenses to anyone other than liquor wholesalers

Eaze is moving into recreational marijuana delivery with $27 million in new funding

A Canadian Province Just Announced a 5 Million Gram Marijuana Deal With A Licensed Producer

Episode 146 Special: ‘This Week in Drugs’ Takes Over

No regular show this week as our three hosts were all away traveling. Instead, we present episode 59 of the excellent podcast “This Week in Drugs” found over at www.thisweekindrugs.org. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: May 8, 2017

Length: 01:06:10

Episode 145 – Hickenlooper’s World

Adam Smith and Andrew Livingston join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the arrests of activists in Washington, DC participating in a smoke-out protest as well Colorado governor John Hickenlooper and how he plays into the push to legalize marijuana. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: May 2, 2017

Length: 01:27:51

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News links:

https://www.massroots.com/news/medical-marijuana-protected-in-congressional-budget-deal

https://mjbizdaily.com/california-issues-draft-regulations-medical-marijuana-industry/

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/canopy-growth-corp-to-implement-new-cannabis-pesticide-testing-regime/article34815978/

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Episode 91 – Hillary Clinton’s Answer

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Alex Kreit joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about Hillary Clinton’s evolving stance on marijuana policy as well as the state of local Washington, DC pot politics. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: April 25, 2016

Length: 1:06:26

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Episode 43 – Live From The ArcTank

Kris Krane, Betty Aldworth, and Aaron Houston join host Kris Lotlikar for a special live episode from the ArcView Investment Forum to delve into the risks and opportunities present in the current investment land scape of the marijuana industry. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: May 2, 2015

Length: 26:16

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News links:

• “CO gov now says legalization marijuana helps state’s fiscal health

• “Italian army growing medical marijuana

• “WA Gov. Signs Sweeping Bill Moving MMJ Into Rec Program

 

Other links mentioned in the show:

The ArcView Group is kindly offering Marijuana Today listeners who order the 2015 ArcView State of the Legal Marijuana Market Report $100 off the purchase price. Just use the promo code “MARIJUANATODAY” when buying the report to get your discount.

• Follow Betty Aldworth and Aaron Houston on Twitter.

 

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Episode 34 – Legalization Week

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Kris Krane and Dan Goldman join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about legalization going into effect in Alaska and Washington, DC and to recap how medical marijuana might trip up the head of the DNC’s chances for a Senate seat. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: February 27, 2015

Length: 1:01:53

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Episode 32 – DC Backs Down

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Host Kris Lotlikar goes solo to rant about DC canceling legalization hearings and to answer listener emails about investment and activism. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Published: February 13, 2015

Length: 15:31

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