Joe Francis, now age 43, was caught with half an ounce of cannabis at age 19 and the cruel consequences have followed him ever since. Many of the kids Joe knew at age 19 smoked cannabis like he did back then. But one of these kids was caught, charged, then falsely informed police that Joe was his supplier. “I don’t know why he did that. We were kids and I guess this is … [Read more...] about Justice Denied: Joe Francis of Norfolk, Virginia
Jessica Andreavich has led her life by having compassion for others. She grew up with a sibling with Down's Syndrome; is a mother to two and a foster mother to eight more children; and her work in a hospital involved educating patients about Delaware’s medical cannabis program. She became a caregiver for patients in the program and developed sympathy especially for patients who … [Read more...] about Justice Denied: Jessica Andreavich of Delaware
Ask a Cannabis Attorney: Can I be Charged with Child Neglect if I’m a Parent who Uses Cannabis? By Kyle Sosebee Many responsible adults and loving parents may wonder whether their cannabis use puts them at risk for a child neglect case. Like every question you ask a lawyer, the answer is, “Maybe, it depends.” But it’s a really important question, so here’s some … [Read more...] about ACA: Can I be Charged with Child Neglect if I’m a Parent Who Uses Cannabis?
Written by Jeffrey Welsh and Justin Keller, Frontera Law Group You’ve heard that cannabis has been legalized for recreational use; you’ve seen billboards around town advertising cannabis delivery services; you’ve walked through the sleek, new dispensary that just opened; you’ve heard about cannabis companies going public in the U.S. and Canada and making millions. You’ve been … [Read more...] about So, You Want to Invest?
Justin Keller and Amber Les, Frontera Law Group The United States is the largest consumer of hemp products in the world, with the annual market value of retail sales estimated at more than $688 million. You see it in oils and extracts and in bottles of lotion at your local Trader Joe’s—the Senate dedicated a whole week to its existence—so, it only makes sense to assume … [Read more...] about Hemp and CBD – Legal or Not?