CCMA Greenbrief October 22: CA Releases Updates In State Regulations…How CA’s Election Plays In The Cannabis Market…Expungement Week Begins In The U.S…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Monday, October 22, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Andrew Freedman, Also Known As Colorado’s ‘Cannabis Czar,’ Is Setting His Sights On Shaping The U.S. Cannabis Market “In some of these tight races, marijuana is more popular than the people who are running. The momentum is very much on our side. ...
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CCMA Greenbrief October 19: Cannabis Can Now Be Sold & Consumed At Special Events In CA…CA Hemp Farmers Struggling From Previous Prohibition…Cannabis Prices Dropping As Fall Harvest Commences…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Friday, October 19, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Bill That Allows Sale & Consumption Of Cannabis At Special Events “Marijuana’s impacts are being felt every day across the country—with or without research. It is imperative that our nation’s brightest scientists have access to diverse ...
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CCMA Greenbrief October 18: A Bipartisan Group Is Fighting For More American-Grown Cannabis…Democrats Push For Federal Legalization By 2019…Iowa Introduces First Medical Cannabis Products…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Thursday, October 18, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Northern California Rep. Jared Huffman (D-CA) Is Urging The Expansion Of American-Grown Cannabis For Research Purposes “The biggest issue is probably that 65% to 70% of cities and counties still ban commercial cannabis. We need more licensees, particularly ...
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CCMA Greenbrief October 17: Canada Becomes Second Country To Legalize Cannabis…CA Cannabis Company Fights Hunger With 1-Sale-1-Meal Program…MA Cannabis To Be Lab-Tested Under State Regulations…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Wednesday, October 17, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Canada Becomes Second Country In The World To Fully Legalize Cannabis “The fact that we are moving away from a Prohibition model is a victory for human rights and social justice, an economic windfall for the Canadian economy and a sign of social ...
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CCMA Greenbrief October 16: NJ & IL Poised To Be Next Legal Cannabis Markets… Gearing Up For Legalization, Canada Looks To CA To Learn From Mistakes… OH Begins Indoor MMJ Cultivation….

CCMA Political  greenBrief Tuesday, October 16, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org CEO Of Raw Garden John Friel Is One Of Many Cannabis Farmers Whose Farm Sits Among Cabbage Patches And Wineries In Santa Barbara County, Where Agriculture Is Being Reshaped By The Legal Market “As long as there is onerous regulation and taxation imposed on the ...
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CCMA Greenbrief October 15: Edible Business Is A Projected $4 Billion Industry…Trump Administration Will Unveil Cannabis Reform Sooner Than Expected…Cannabis Banking Could Legally Be Here By The End Of The Year…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Monday, October 15, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org The Trump Administration May Have Cannabis Reform Coming Sooner Than Expected   “I have been talking to people inside the White House who know and inside the president’s entourage. I have talked to them at length. I have been reassured that the president ...
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CCMA Greenbrief October 12: Northern CA Gears Up For Annual Harvest Amid Industry Changes…Feds Approve Expanded Medicinal Cannabis Research…Old Cannabis Convictions Wanting To Be Thrown Out By Several States…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Friday, October 12, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Northern California Cannabis Cultivators Such As David Ortega, Left, And Jorgio Gonzalez Gear Up For Harvesting Season Amid Cannabis Economy Changes   “The creation of these equity programs is the beginning of acknowledging the greater issue of the ...
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CCMA Greenbrief October 11: CA Regulators Plan On Continuing Provisional Licenses…U.S. Sees First Canadian Cannabis Import…Feds Pull Back On Canadian Cannabis Worker Border Policy…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Thursday, October 11, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Women-Run California Cannabis Company Yummi Karma, LLC Plans To Take Cannabis Advocacy To The Federal Level “It’s going to change the global debate on drug policy. There’s no other country immediately considering legalizing the nonmedical use ...
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CCMA Greenbrief October 10: CA Scientists Begin Building “Weed Biofactories”…Trump Administration Taking Public Comments On Cannabis…Law Enforcement To Target “Wandering Weed” In CA…

CCMA Political greenBrief Wednesday, October 10, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Governor Jerry Brown Signs Bill That Prohibits The Sale Of CBD Cocktails “By any rational assessment, cannabis prohibition is a disproportionate public policy response to behavior that is, at worst, a public health concern. But it should not be a criminal ...
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CCMA Greenbrief October 9: San Diego Cracks Down on Illicit Cannabis Couriers… Texas Considers Reducing Cannabis Crime Penalties… Will Walmart Canada Sell Cannabis?…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Tuesday, October 9, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Like California, Texas Governor Greg Abbott Wants To Reduce The Penalties Of Cannabis Possession “In the fast-evolving cannabis sector, dynamics can change quickly. The most recent example is beverage companies taking stakes in cannabis companies. While that ...
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