Immigration

Cannabis and Immigration: Marijuana Activity a Conditional Bar to Obtaining U.S. Citizenship

On April 19, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it would formally update its Policy Manual regarding how cannabis-related activity–even when it took place in states that have legalized the medical and recreational use of marijuana–would impact naturalization. The Policy Manual is self-defined by the USCIS as its centralized online repository for […]

CBD and Weight Loss

This is a guest post by Karen Asprey from CBD Resource. Karen Asprey is a CBD writer and enthusiast who has made it her one woman mission to break down the taboo of cannabis, and make it more accessible to those who can benefit from it. If you’ve done a bit of reading on what […]

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Breaking News

The USA’s Longest Serving Cannabis Prisoner To Be Released Wednesday

Read the full story  from the Washington examiner………..The nation’s longest-serving marijuana prisoner will be released Wednesday to a halfway home, ending a near 40-year stretch behind bars but bringing uncertainty as the 84-year-old Cuban exile prepares to report to immigration officials. Antonio “Tony” Bascaro believes his training for the Bay of Pigs invasion will protect […]

One-Hit Wonders

World Wide Weed: Risks and Best Practices for Advertising State Legal Cannabis on the Internet

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHORS: John McKay & Chris C. Morley PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT John McKay Chris C. Morley The website Weedmaps bills itself as “a community where businesses and consumers can search and discover cannabis products, become educated on all things cannabis, review cannabis businesses […]

Cannabis Tax Intel

Connecticut Lawmakers Want 20% Overall Cannabis Tax Rate

Aresimowicz said if the legislature doesn’t come up with a compromise on legalization before June 5 they might call a special session to come to an agreement. The tax rate plan would keep Connecticut’s cannabis taxes on par with neighboring Massachusetts and includes a local option that would allow municipalities to add their own 3 percent sales tax. “Naturally, […]

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What’s Inside New Jersey’s Proposed Cannabis Legalization Bill?

If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Patrick McKnight PUBLISHER:  CANNABIS LAW REPORT April 30, 2019   Over a year after reform advocates first began predicting swift legislative victory, the recreational use of cannabis remains illegal in New Jersey. When Governor Murphy and Senate President Sweeney agreed on […]