Photo credit: One Photo Multinational conglomerate, Amazon, recently announced that it would no longer drug test its employees for cannabis. This is in part because drug testing is shown to disproportionately affect minorities in the U.S. Amazon announced in June that they will exclude cannabis from their pre-employment drug screening for positions that the Department of … [Read more...] about Is the end of Drug Testing Upon us?
Have the major sports leagues reduced penalties for pot? Photo credit: CannaMD. According to ESPN, “82% of NBA, NFL, NHL, and MBA teams play in a city where marijuana is either recreationally or medically legal.” Furthermore, a majority of Americans live in a state that has legalized adult or medical cannabis use, confirms Politifact. And nine-in-10 believe it should be … [Read more...] about Which Major Sports Leagues Have Relaxed Their Cannabis Policies?
Debra Borchardt’s Green Market Report, Solomon Israel’s Canadian report from MJBiz International’s bureau, and Vote Pro Pot Cast’s, Phil Adams with the DC Report Jimmy Young from Pro Cannabis Media anchors bring you Weed Talk News. This week on Weed Talk News, NBA legend Chris Webber teams up with JW Asset Management to create a 100 million dollar investment fund for social … [Read more...] about Weed Talk News: NBA’s Chris Webber, New Jersey Governor, South Dakota ballot, Humboldt County bans Hemp
Seventeen years after his career with the Seattle SuperSonics ended, Shawn Kemp is opening up a cannabis dispensary in downtown Seattle. According to The Baltimore Sun, lines stretched down the block, around the corner and into back allies on Friday Oct. 30th, as SuperSonic fans awaited their turn to shop at Shawn Kemp’s Cannabis. Perfectly situated downtown just a … [Read more...] about Shawn Kemp Opens Canabis Dispensary Amid Changes to NBA Drug-Regulations