National Expungement Week Is October 20-27, 2018

National Expungement Week

Cannabis Equity and Reparative Justice Organizations Join Forces To Host Free Clinics Across The Country NEW YORK: A coalition of more than 20 organizations working at the intersection of the cannabis industry, racial equity and reparative justice, will join local and community groups across the country for the inaugural National Expungement Week October 20-27, 2018.  Conceived to Read the full article…

New England’s Largest Cannabis Business Convention Returns To Rhode Island

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Industry event set to draw over 2,000 for the emerging cannabis economy RHODE ISLAND: NECANN returns to Providence for the 4th annual Rhode Island Cannabis Convention on October 20 & 21, at the RI Convention Center. This event is the final event in NECANN’s six-city schedule for 2018, making it the largest cannabis industry series Read the full article…

DACO Conference To Introduce Cannabis Opportunities To Marginalized Communities

DACO Dr. Chanda Macias

PENNSYLVANIA: The Diasporic Alliance for Cannabis Opportunities (DACO) will host the 2018 Cannabis Opportunities Conference on the theme Seeking Higher Ground and Equity in the Industry at the Temple University Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA on October 19-20, 2018. The purpose of the conference will be to demystify the profession and culture of the cannabis Read the full article…

Father of THC Dr. Raphael Mechoulam Keynotes CannX Oct 14-16 In Tel Aviv

Dr Raphael Machoulam

ISRAEL: Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, Professor of Medicinal Chemistry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, and the man credited with first discovering and isolating THC will keynote the 3rd International Medical Cannabis Conference (CannX), October 14-16th in Tel Aviv. Speaking on The Plant Cannabinoids And The Endocannabinoid System — An Overview Of Research Over Five Decades, Dr. Mechoulam will set Read the full article…

NORML Smoke The Vote Campaign Kickoff Showcases Cannabis Friendly Candidates

The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws hosts voter education at Cannabition Cannabis Museum

The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws hosts voter education at Cannabition Cannabis Museum in Las Vegas NEVADA: On Friday, October 5th, 2018, National NORML Founder Keith Stroup, local and national leaders of NORML, and key elected leaders and candidates in Nevada will convene to keep the marijuana momentum building in the Silver Read the full article…

OLCC Marks To Address MMJ Regulatory Changes At ICBC

Steve Marks on stage at CCC

OREGON: Oregon Liquor Control Commission Executive Director Steve Marks will provide an overview of the agency’s medical marijuana tracking program and an outlook on the steps the agency is taking to balance its regulatory responsibilities while accommodating the needs of medical marijuana patients in a keynote address at the International Cannabis and Business Conference. The OLCC began Read the full article…

The Cannabis Society Gathers In Toronto

The Cannabis Society

By John “Cubby” Brown Last night I attended The Cannabis Society Dinner of Influence in Toronto on behalf of MJBA and the MJNews Network. . The mission of The Cannabis Society to change the perception of cannabis by educating the marketplace on its benefits, and connecting cannabis entrepreneurs. The night was moderated very well by Graeme Davis and Read the full article…

September 25th Is National Voter Registration Day

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Celebrated on the fourth Tuesday of every September – September 25 in 2018 – by thousands of volunteers, organizations, businesses, schools, and election officials from all over the country are celebrating National Voter Registration Day. With 3,000 community and online partners, and over 10,000 volunteers working in a massive, single-day event, National Voter Registration Day Read the full article…

European-American Cannabis Business Conference Is Oct 5&6 In LA

the B2B conference was a logical result of their efforts to connect cannabis businessmen from different corners of the Earth.

CALIFORNIA: EuroAm CBC is a set of trade-oriented conferences focusing on closer cooperation and trade Exchange between Europe and America. Based upon the success of Cannafest Prague, the largest cannabis trade show in the world, organizers have decided to export the first American edition of the show, taking place in Los Angeles, October 5–6, 2018. The pilot edition Read the full article…

Arcview Co-Hosts Hong Kong’s First Ever Cannabis Investor Symposium

Arcview Investor Forum comes to Hong Kong

CHINA: Hong Kong’s first-ever Cannabis Investor Symposium will take place on November 1, 2018 at the W Hotel. The one-day gathering is hosted by The Arcview Group, CannaTech and URI Capital Management. The Cannabis industry is the fastest growing market in the world and the legal cannabis business is expected to generate $57 billion globally by Read the full article…