CCMA Greenbrief August 10: Illicit CA Market Continues to Flourish… Water Regulators Target Illegal Grows… San Diego Finally Issuing More Cannabis Licenses…

CCMA Political greenBrief Friday, August 10, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Southern California Cracks Down On Illegal Cannabis Grows By Water Regulation “This CORE program is going to help those who were disproportionately impacted by the War on Drugs. It will help us who suffered generational poverty to benefit from the region’s $4 ...
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CCMA Greenbrief August 9: Federal Workers To See Protections For Medicinal Cannabis Use…CA Testing Labs Brace For Impact As More Recalls Roll In…Medicinal Cannabis For Pets Bill Advances To CA Senate Floor…

CCMA Political greenBrief Thursday, August 9, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Congressmen Charlie Crist (D-FL) and Drew Ferguson (R-GA) Want Workers Rights For Private Use Of Medicinal Cannabis With New House Bill  “We’re definitely going through some growing pains as an industry, but the general thrust that labs don’t agree in testing I ...
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CCMA Greenbrief August 8: CA Schools May See Medicinal Cannabis To Be Administered On School Grounds…How CA’s Cannabis Industry Is Choking Under Pressure…Why Congress May Deny Federal Legalization…

CCMA Political greenBrief Wednesday, August 8, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Senator Jerry Hill’s (D-San Mateo) Bill SB 1127 Will Require That Parents Or Legal Guardians Administer Medical Cannabis To School Children Who Suffer From Various Forms Of Severe Health Issues   “As more students have started using it to address their ...
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CCMA Greenbrief August 7: CA Company Creates Instant Cannabis Breathalyzer…CA To See Potential Cannabis Bank…Congress Can Finally Tell The Difference Between Hemp & Cannabis…

CCMA Political greenBrief Tuesday, August 7, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Santa Cruz Is Seen As A Cannabis Startup Breeding Ground By Entrepreneurs   “This study aims to settle the lingering critical questions about whether a public cannabis bank is possible. And if it is determined to be feasible, the report will place in our hands ...
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CCMA greenBrief Aug 6: Murky Legal Status of CBD Causes Confusion in CA… Nevada’s Cannabis Tax Revenue Far Exceeds Expectations… 3 More Insurance Carriers Available to Cannabusinesses…

CCMA Political greenBrief Monday, August 6, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Cold Brew Coffee and Tea with CBD Oil Now Line Grocery Shelves “CDPH is aware that there has been some confusion on the legal use of CBD and CBD oil since the legalization of medicinal and adult-use cannabis in California. California adopts FDA regulations, so ...
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CCMA Greenbrief August 3: Los Angeles Rescinds Tax Increase From Nov. Ballot… Santa Rosa Beer & Cannabis Businesses Partner On New Products… Oversupply of Legal Pot Goes Unsold in Some States…

CCMA Political greenBrief Friday, August 3, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Lagunitas Brewing Company Releases Latest THC Infused Beverage “With Colorado testing for only 13 harmful pesticides, cultivators are essentially directed to operate under the honor code. This means in order to game the system, all a producer must do is use a ...
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CCMA Greenbrief August 2: CA Cannabis Lobbying Surges..Cannabis-Infused Drinks To Be Introduced By Molson Coors…State Legislators Push Feds To Respect State Cannabis Laws…

CCMA Political greenBrief Thursday, August 2, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Bipartisan Support Begins To Pave The Way For The Cannabis Economy “The Quintana Cruz Co. and California Strategies & Advocacy remain two of the primary Sacramento-based lobby shops handling marijuana businesses and trade groups in the Golden ...
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CCMA Greenbrief August 1: Hemp-Derived CBD Deemed Illegal in CA… CA Cannabis Industry Is Adapting (Again) To New Regulations… Will North & South America Expand Their Cannabis Markets?…

CCMA Political greenBrief Wednesday, August 1, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org The Bureau Of Cannabis Control Crossed Testing Off Their List, Now They’re Working To Finalize The State’s Rules On Growing And Selling Recreational Cannabis “We’re testing for 66 pesticides, and were also testing for microbiological ...
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CCMA Greenbrief July 31: 2nd Voluntary Cannabis Recall Hits CA… Canadian Cannabis Farmers Qualify For Agricultural Subsidies… Mormon Leaders at Odds Over Legalization in Utah…

CCMA Political greenBrief Tuesday, July 31, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Canadian Cannabis Farmers Will Receive Federal Funding As Other Agricultural Farmers “We’re seeing a broader pool of capital show up. We are very busy in the U.S. with a bunch of companies looking for a better cost of capital through the public markets, and we’re ...
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CCMA Greenbrief July 30: Local Bans & High Taxes Still Stifle CA’s Cannabis Industry…Congressional Black Caucus Aims to Decriminalize Cannabis…Cannabis Investments May Cost More For Foreign Countries…

CCMA Political greenBrief Monday, July 30, 2018 www.cannabismanufacturers.org The Congressional Black Caucus Calls For Major Marijuana Reforms “The testing and packaging requirements that started on July 1 have changed everything for a lot of folks. They were able to operate without the testing requirements, and now that you have that in ...
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