Tag Archives: Cannabis

Does the new Medical Cannabis Research Act now have a real shot at becoming law?

The question in the title of this post is prompted by this notable new Bloomberg article headlined "Medical Marijuana Bill Gains Backing of Key Republican in House." Here are the interesting details from the piece: House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte … Continue reading

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Google, Facebook Won’t Friend Cannabis Business Ads

For many cannabis businesses, social media seems like the ideal place to advertise. Facebook provides many tools for advertisers that allow them to focus their audience in a way that would be extraordinarily beneficial for marijuana products and dispensaries. They … Continue reading

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"E.U. Regulation Will Revolutionize Global Data Privacy. How Will This Affect The Regulated Cannabis Sector?"

In prior posts here and here, I spotlighted articles published at the Cannabis Law Report discussing federal tax treatment of cannabis businesses authored by Chris Nani, a student in my Marijuana Law & Policy seminar last semester. I am now … Continue reading

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"POLITICS Can Olympic Athletes Use Cannabis? Officially No, But…"

The title of this post is the headline of this recent Leafy article that struck me as both timely and informative. Here is how the extended piece starts and ends: Whether or not you consider cannabis a performance-enhancing substance, it’s … Continue reading

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"How will cannabis legalization affect alcohol consumption?"

The question in the title of this post is the headline of this notable new commentary authored by Beau Kilmer and Rosanna Smart. Like many thoughtful commentaries in this arena, the authored highlight that a seemingly simple question does not … Continue reading

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