Holiday Inn Cancels Cannabis Seminar Reservation In Burbank

CALIFORNIA: Following a police inquiry, a $250-per-person marijuana seminar run under an opaque name saw a recent Burbank program canceled, resulting in a last-minute move from the Holiday Inn to Universal City, something its organizer decried as “un-American.”

“They were just afraid, and they had been threatened by the police,” organizer and Burbank resident Robert Calkin said about the Oct. 26 event, which he said focused on ways to enter the weed business legally. “That’s totally un-American…. We won’t be helping the city of Burbank make any money at all with that attitude.” [Read more…]