Democratic pollster Celinda Lake and Trump 2016 pollster Tony Fabrizio recently took a deep dive into the preferences around [cannabis] legalization – both recreational and medical – for voters in 2018 battleground districts. Celinda’s recent polling, which was commissioned by MedMen, found: A majority (60%) of likely voters in this year’s Congressional … [Read more...] about Battleground Polling on Legalization
Police dogs get desensitized to cannabis in legal states By Sharon Letts As voters in Illinois’ Cook County overwhelmingly approved its legalization ballot measure this month, the scare tactic of euphonizing its police dogs lingers. Cook County is the country’s second most populated county, after Los Angeles in California. More than 40 percent of all Illinois … [Read more...] about Police Dogs, Cannabis & Legalization
U.S. Companies Turn Eyes to Israel for Cannabis Research Innovations in cannabis abound in the U.S. as state legalization becomes a reality, but there is a limit to what can be researched under federal prohibition. How can you fully test a drug that isn’t federally legal? Take your research to a country that has openly studied medical cannabis for decades -- … [Read more...] about United Abroad
Californians have another opportunity to legalize marijuana on November 8, 2016 with Proposition 64: The California Marijuana Legalization Initiative. If passed, adults over age 21 can purchase, possess and propagate plants for personal use. Recreational marijuana would be available in licensed stores for taxable sale and consumption. The proposition includes specific … [Read more...] about PROP 64: To Weed or Not To Weed?
The Cannabis World Congress and Business Expo brought the biggest heads in the industry together at the annual conference in Los Angeles and the Emerald Magazine was there to catch it. In September the 2106 CWCBExpo came to the Los Angeles Convention Center and with it four days of seminars, expositions and networking all about the cannabis industry Here attendees learned … [Read more...] about Cannabis World Congress and Business Exposition 2016