Tag Archives: Marijuana

FINRA Bogarts the Weed In Medical Marijuana Settlement

Another day and another idiotic Outside Business Activities Rule regulatory settlement between the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and a registered representative. Today's featured BrokeAndBroker.com Blog case is a perfect example of everything that's wrong with FINRA's OBA Rule. As such, I'm going … Continue reading

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Marijuana Linked to Increase in Fatal Car Accidents

A recent study suggests that marijuana use may cause fatal car accidents. The study, released by JAMA Internal Medicine, found there were more fatalities and car accidents on April 20, a “holiday” of sorts for cannabis enthusiasts, compared to the … Continue reading

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"Does medical marijuana decrease opioid use or boost it?"

The title of this post is the title of this effective new WonkBlog piece by Keith Humphreys, which makes these important points: Studies conducted at the state level show that expanding access to medical marijuana is correlated with lower rates … Continue reading

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Senate Minority Leader to introduce bill to deschedule marijuana

Vice News has this notable new story under the headline "Sen. Chuck Schumer to introduce bill to 'decriminalize' marijuana." Here are the details: In an exclusive interview with VICE News, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) confirmed he is putting his name … Continue reading

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It’s High Time to Update Your Marijuana Policies

The legalization of recreational use of marijuana in several states, including California, has left many employment policies vague and confused. This article offers insights to questions every employer should be asking in light of legalization. California’s Rollout of Legal Marijuana … Continue reading

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