Month: September 2017

California Urges Congress To Reclassify Cannabis

The rescheduling of the drug would enable medical marijuana research and make it possible for marijuana businesses to use traditional banking. The California State Legislature has approved a joint resolutionasking the federal government to remove cannabis from its most dangerous drugs category. The resolution passed in the California Assembly 60-10 last Thursday (September 14). It previously […]


Sen. Al Franken Is Evolving On Marijuana

For the second time in as many days, U.S. Sen. Al Franken just added his name to a marijuana bill. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images On Tuesday, the Democratic lawmaker from Minnesota became the fifth cosponsor of legislation to allow cannabis cultivators and sellers operating in accordance with state laws to be taxed just like any other business. The […]