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NECANN Announces Board of Advisors, Adds Vermont & Nevada Shows

The Largest, Longest Running Cannabis
Industry Events in the Northeast expands

MASSACHUSETTS: The New England Cannabis Network (NECANN), is growing with the announcement today of their plans to expand their popular cannabis conventions in Boston, Providence and Portland to two new markets active in the adult use and medical cannabis states – Vermont and Nevada.  Marc Shepard, NECANN’s President and Co-Founder made the announcement. With the Read the full article…

David Rheins Keynote Address At Indiana Cannabis Chat 1.0

David Rheins was featured speaker at the first Indiana Cannabis Chat 1.0

The following is a transcript of MJBA Executive Director David Rheins’ keynote speech at Indiana Cannabis Chat 1.0, last week’s educational mixer held at the historic Antelope Club in downtown Indianapolis.  The event was produced put by the Indiana Libertarian Party of Marion County, and sponsored by Curved Papers. Thank you, it is an honor Read the full article…

A New Twist On Rolling Your Own: Curved Papers

The science of building a better rolling paper

EDITOR’S NOTE: As part of our ongoing coverage of the best in marijuana design and packaging, MJNewsNetwork asked MIT-trained engineer Michael O’Malley to tell us how he came up with a better rolling paper.   The Rolling Papers Industry and Curved Papers Manufacturing by Michael O’Malley Our package design was born of necessity, like many inventions. I Read the full article…

Medical Cannabis Education: The Healing Power of Knowledge Comes To TV

Kerri Accardi started AK Ventures in memory of her Aunt Kathy.

CALIFORNIA - AK Ventures, a social purpose corporation servicing the cannabis industry, has announced its latest media project, ”Medical Cannabis: The Healing Power of Knowledge”, a 30-minute series that the company intends to distribute via the major television broadcast networks like CBS, ABC, NBC, Fox. According to company founder Kerri Accardi, the show is intended to inform and educate Read the full article…

Omaha Tribe Considers Trying To Legalize Marijuana

The Lincoln Journal Star reports that tribe members will vote Tuesday on whether the tribe should allow recreational use of marijuana, medical use of marijuana and growing industrial hemp on its northeast Nebraska reservation.

NEBRASKA: The Omaha Tribe of Nebraska is considering getting into the marijuana business. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that tribe members will vote Tuesday on whether the tribe should allow recreational use of marijuana, medical use of marijuana and growing industrial hemp on its northeast Nebraska reservation. The ultimate decision lies with the Tribal Council. Read the full article…

Senator Jeanne Kohl-Welles Leaving State House Aims For King County Council

MJNN's TwicebakedinWA talks to WA Senator Jeanne Kohl-Welles

WASHINGTON: Washington State Senator Jeanne Kohl-Welles, a long-time backer of marijuana legal reform, will not seek re-election as a democratic State Senator in the next election, choosing instead to set her sites on a District 4 Seat on the King County Council. The veteran politician, named “Advocate of the Year” at this year’s Hempfest, is busy Read the full article…

The Walt Whitman Of Weed

Organic farmer, medical marijuana activist and author Farmer Tom greets us with a big bear hug like a beatific Walt Whitman of Weed in a great bushy white beard, cap and black Hawaiian shirt.

WASHINGTON:  “Farmer Tom” Lauerman has invited us to tour his five acres of freedom, the “Garden of the Green Sun” – an organic vegetable and marijuana farm in Vancouver, WA. Farmer, medical marijuana activist and author, Farmer Tom greets us with a big bear hug like a beatific Walt Whitman of Weed in a great bushy white Read the full article…