The Blatant Anti-Science of Trump’s Drug War Zealots

The Blatant Anti-Science of Trump’s Drug War Zealots:

MARIJUANA POLITICS - The News Source For an Informed Citizenry Post by Don Fitch

On March for Science Day, a protest against right-wing anti-science actions, blatant Department of Justice anti-science is the norm. Attorney General Jeff Sessions set the tone. The former US prosecutor has already produced a list of anti-science sentiments, focused mainly on marijuana, but more general too. Contrary to evidence, the […]

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Party with Henry Rollins Next Week in Eugene!

Party with Henry Rollins Next Week in Eugene!:

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The Oregon Marijuana Business Conference (OMBC) on April 28th is shaping up to be a great conference that will give you the latest information you need about cannabis laws and regulations in the Beaver State. In addition, to the conference agenda, the parties on Thursday (April 27th) and Friday night, […]

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Medical Marijuana on 420

Medical Marijuana on 420:

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The importance of keeping Medical Marijuana a vibrant industry is on many minds this 420. “Coming out of the military, I was put on roughly 12 pharmaceutical medications: from Depakote to Seroquel, Buspar, Zoloft, OxyContin, Percocet…and that’s just to name a few. That story is similar to a lot of […]

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Happy 4-20 from the Oregon Marijuana Business Conference!

Happy 4-20 from the Oregon Marijuana Business Conference!:

MARIJUANA POLITICS - The News Source For an Informed Citizenry Post by OMBC Staff

It’s the time of year again for everyone’s favorite holiday – April 20th! In the last 20 years, as cannabis culture and accompanying policies have become more prevalent in mainstream societies, a new day of celebration has emerged across the planet. It’s the time now known around the world as […]

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Register-Guard Previews the Oregon Marijuana Business Conference

Register-Guard Previews the Oregon Marijuana Business Conference:

MARIJUANA POLITICS - The News Source For an Informed Citizenry Post by Anthony Johnson

Cultural icon Henry Rollins is following up his keynote address at the International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) in San Francisco with a speech at the Oregon Marijuana Business Conference (OMBC) on April 28th in Eugene. The cannabis community is fortunate to have a prominent persona like Rollins, who doesn’t use […]

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Oregon Leads the Way on Camping with Cannabis

Oregon Leads the Way on Camping with Cannabis:

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Oregon seems to have a knack with firsts in the evolving global marijuana market. Now, an entrepreneur in eastern Oregon appears to be leading the way on merging outdoor recreation with recreational cannabis. Private landowner and established cannabis entrepreneur Wayne Zallen has been involved in the cannabis market in Oregon […]

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How to Juice Cannabis and Why

How to Juice Cannabis and Why:

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The cannabis plant is a plant above all else. Today, many other vegetables are being juiced in an attempt to draw more nutrition out of them. People are drinking pressed vegetable juice in greater volumes than ever before. It only stands to reason that marijuana is also on that list, […]

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Marijuana Is A Schedule I Drug. Why?

Marijuana Is A Schedule I Drug. Why?:

MARIJUANA POLITICS - The News Source For an Informed Citizenry Post by Whitney Diedrich

Marijuana Is a Schedule I Drug. It Shouldn’t Be. According to the DEA, drugs are classified into five distinct categories or schedules depending upon the drug’s acceptable medical use its abuse or dependency potential. Schedule I drugs are classified as such because: The drug or other substance has a high […]

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The Relationship Between Marijuana and Training

The Relationship Between Marijuana and Training:

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Marijuana continues to be deemed illegal and dangerous to our health, even today, when many countries have legalized it. What can you do when it’s hard to shake off old beliefs? There are always (at least) two sides to every story when you consider the people who don’t find consuming […]

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Oregon Governor Kate Brown Signs Cannabis Consumer Privacy Bill

Oregon Governor Kate Brown Signs Cannabis Consumer Privacy Bill:

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Oregon Governor Kate Brown, while not perfect on marijuana policy, has been working to protect Beaver State cannabis consumers and businesses from any potential federal crackdown. Brown has joined with other governors of legalized states asking the Donald Trump Administration fulfill his campaign promise to adhere to a “states’ rights” […]

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Register Guard: Eugene, Oregon, Experiencing a Marijuana Business Boom

Register Guard: Eugene, Oregon, Experiencing a Marijuana Business Boom:

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The cannabis industry is one of the top emerging industries in Oregon, the U.S. as a whole, and even the globe. As one of the first states to legalize marijuana, after a history of progressive cannabis policies, Oregon is poised to capitalize on an exciting opportunity. The college town of […]

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Marijuana Crypto Coins For 420

Marijuana Crypto Coins For 420:

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For those tilting their heads, not knowing what Marijuana Crypto coins are, it is possibly the one meme that can change the way cannabis businesses conduct business. You’ve probably hear of Bitcoin and perhaps Ethereum coins, but what about marijuana crypto coins?  Imagine being able to pay for your legal […]

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Get Your OMBC Tickets by Midnight to Save!

Get Your OMBC Tickets by Midnight to Save!:

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Buy before midnight today, April 14th  and save $100! Now is the time to save! Ticket prices will increase $100at 11:59 pm. This event normally sells out so act now and we’ll see you in Eugene April 28! The elections of 2016 saw an increase in the number of states legalizing […]

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Leafly After-Party Caps Off the First Day of the ICBC

Leafly After-Party Caps Off the First Day of the ICBC:

MARIJUANA POLITICS - The News Source For an Informed Citizenry Post by Anthony Johnson

It was very fitting that the first day of the International Cannabis Business Conference in Berlin focused heavily on medical cannabis research as the German medicinal marijuana system just recently improved, paving the way for thousands of patients to utilize cannabis to improve their lives. It just made sense that the […]

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Leafly has Unique Expansion Plans for the German Medical Marijuana System

Leafly has Unique Expansion Plans for the German Medical Marijuana System:

MARIJUANA POLITICS - The News Source For an Informed Citizenry Post by Anthony Johnson

Leafly has Unique Expansion Plans for the German Medical Marijuana System My favorite part of helping organize conferences like the International Cannabis Business Conference is learning from cutting edge activists, entrepreneurs and businesses from around the world. One of my biggest goals for the ICBC in Berlin, which has attendees from more than […]

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Are You Ready for the Biggest Oregon Marijuana Business Conference Ever?

Are You Ready for the Biggest Oregon Marijuana Business Conference Ever?:

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The time is almost here for the 4th Annual Oregon Marijuana Business Conference at the Valley River Inn in Eugene, Oregon! The date is set for April 28th, but Early Bird Ticket prices end this Friday, April 14th! Improving our lineup is our goal each year, and this year we […]

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Better Off Bowling For Marijuana

Better Off Bowling For Marijuana:

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When you hear people forecast the cannabis industry being worth $35 billion by 2020, people become interested. When you realize this would mean it being worth more than the NFL and at a similar level to the confectionery industry, people become very interested. So what is the intersection of Better […]

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Understanding the Legal Limits for Marijuana in Washington

Understanding the Legal Limits for Marijuana in Washington:

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The people of Washington have spoken, and it is yet another example of “going green!” While this proves to be a victory for the will of the People, the potential challenges to states’ rights versus federalism will have to be tabled for a different discussion. 1  Understanding the legal limits […]

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Donald Trump and Marijuana Politics

Donald Trump and Marijuana Politics:

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By Roger Stone President Donald Trump and Marijuana Politics is one of the most controversial decisions he will have to make . The question is whether to continue the federal stand-down by the us Justice department in which DOJ does not enforce federal marijuana laws where they contradict state laws […]

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ICBC Berlin Tickets Go Up Tonight at Midnight!

ICBC Berlin Tickets Go Up Tonight at Midnight!:

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Tickets go up $150 tonight at Midnight PST! Last Chance! Berlin ICBC Kicks Off Next Week! Europe’s first B2B Cannabis Business Conference will be held in Germany next week! Join us for this historic event! So what are you waiting for? The International Cannabis Business Conference is set to commence […]

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