Cannabis, Wellness, And The Professional Athlete Workshop Presented At CWCBExpo Boston

CWCBExpo Boston Cannabis & Wellness Workshop with pro athletes, Nate Jackson, former NFL player, Cliff Robinson, NBA All-Star, and more.

NEW JERSEY: The newly formed 501c3 non-profit Athletes For Care and C3 Global Biosciences are hosting an educational workshop focused on the active lifestyle cannabis user at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) in Boston on October 4th at the John B. Hynes Convention Center.  CWCBExpo Boston, Oct. 4-6, is the leading business trade show and conference for the medical marijuana, Read the full article…

“The Cannabis Industry: Growth Opportunities for Professionals, Operators and Investors” Is October 17th In Boston

Marijuana is big business

MASSACHUSETTS: Burns & Levinson and Viridian Capital Advisors will co-host “The Cannabis Industry: Growth Opportunities for Professionals, Operators and Investors,” an invitation-only event that will explore opportunities within the rapidly growing multi-billion dollar cannabis industry for professional investors and entrepreneurs. The conference will be held on October 17, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EDT at the Hilton Read the full article…

Hispanic Caucus Of State Legislators Advocates For Marijuana Decriminalization

Home grow is a good thing

MASSACHUSETTS: Members of the National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators have for the first time voted in favor of a resolution in support of decriminalizing marijuana. The NHCSL is a non-partisan group that represents the interests of Hispanic state lawmakers from all fifty states. The resolution states that federal cannabis criminalization is “unconstitutional” because it was initiated by “racist politicians” who explicitly Read the full article…

National Conference Of State Legislatures Endorses Resolution Calling For Marijuana To Be Descheduled

The National Conference of State Legislatures has endorsed a resolution calling for marijuana to be removed from the US Controlled Substances Act.

MASSACHUSETTS: The National Conference of State Legislatures has endorsed a resolution calling for marijuana to be removed from the US Controlled Substances Act. The plant and all of its organic constituents are classified under federal law as a schedule I controlled substance – the most restrictive categorization available. Over three-quarters of legislators participating in this week’s legislative summit Read the full article…

New Poll: Nearly Six In Ten Voters Say Legalizing Marijuana “Makes Societies Better”

America is pro-pot

MASSACHUSETTS: Nearly six in ten voters ages 18 and older believe that “legalizing marijuana makes societies better,” according to the results of a nationwide Harvard-Harris poll. Fifty-seven percent of respondents answered the question affirmatively. Forty-three percent of respondents said that marijuana legalization makes societies “worse.” Only 14 percent of poll respondents believe that cannabis should not be legal Read the full article…

Mass Governor Baker Signs Marijuana Compromise Bill

Gov. Baker Signs Marijuana Compromise Bill

MASSACHUSETTS:  Gov. Charlie Baker today signed the marijuana compromise bill sent to him last week by the Legislature, setting the stage for creation of the regulatory structure to oversee legal marijuana sales in Massachusetts. “We thank the governor for signing the bill and we urge all of the executive and legislative officials involved in the Read the full article…

CannaKorp Webcast August 3

DATE: Thursday,  August 3, 2017
TIME: 12:30 pm ET
LINK: https://tinyurl.com/0803prepr

MASSACHUSETTS: CannaKorp,  makers of the world’s first single-use, pod-based cannabis vaporizing system, today announced that James Winokur, CEO, will present live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on August 3, 2017. DATE: Thursday,  August 3, 2017 TIME: 12:30 pm ET LINK: https://tinyurl.com/0803prepr This will be a live, interactive online event where investors are invited to ask the company questions in real-time – both in the Read the full article…

Massachusetts: Medical Marijuana Patients Afforded Workplace Protections

Massachusetts: Medical Marijuana Patients Afforded Workplace Protections

MASSACHUSETTS: State-registered medical cannabis patients may sue a private employer for discrimination if they are fired for their off-the-job marijuana use, according to a first in the nation ruling issued Monday by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. Opining for the court, Chief Justice Ralph Gants determined that it is “not facially unreasonable” for employers to make exceptions to Read the full article…

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…

CannaCon Boston Is July 13-15th

CannaConBoston

MASSACHUSETTS: This week in Cannabis, CannaCon comes to Boston’s Hynes Convention Center, July 13-15, 2017. Purchase tickets and see the full event schedule at CannaCon.org Thursday July 13th Cloverleaf University is hosting a six-hour instructional seminar that identifies national opportunities, legislative parameters, associated risks, business models and regulations concerning the opening of a cannabis business and more. For Read the full article…