Author Archive | Shea Gunther

Friday, January 6, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Two marijuana buds just hanging out on a table.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, January 6, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Connecticut Could Be Next To Legalize Marijuana (Marijuana.com)

// Colorado’s marijuana czar and fellow top regulator make leap into consulting (Cannabist)

// Cannabis Industry Raised $1 Billion in 2016 (SF Gate)


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// Judge: Insurance company must pay for medical marijuana for injured N.J. worker (Philly.com)

// State awards first medical marijuana cultivation licenses (Providence Journal)

// Bill allowing landlords to ban medical marijuana smoking officially on Snyder’s desk (Michigan Radio)

// Wisconsin Republicans Reach Deal on Bill to Allow Out-of-State CBD Oil (Leafly)

// California’s new attorney general gearing up to defend legal weed, other policies (Cannabist)

// Arkansas Latest Marijuana State To Deny Small Business Opportunity (Weed News)

// Legal weed is hard to come by in Alaska (Alaska Dispatch News)


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Thursday, January 5, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, January 5, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Drug Policy Alliance Launching Campaign to “Just Say No” to Jeff Sessions for Attorney General (Marijuana Industry News)

// Maine medical marijuana dispensaries want early entry to recreational market (Bangor Daily News)

// A quarter of Canadian pot users admit to driving while high (iPolitics)


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// This Colorado county not backing down: will take pot sales tax battle to state Supreme Court (Cannabist)

// Proposed changes to medical marijuana rules aren’t enough, patients say (Boston Globe)

// Million-square-foot marijuana growing facility to open this fall in Massachusetts (Mass Live)

// Over two thousand applications submitted for cannabis cultivation permits (KRCR 7 ABC)

// You can’t grow legal weed in Rhode Island yet – but you can now grow hemp (Cannabist)

// Home delivery of medical pot only certain thing as new medicinal marijuana laws go into effect (Jacksonville.com)

// Macon lawmaker wants public vote on medical cannabis (Macon.com)


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Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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Wednesday, January 4, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Road sign saying

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Maine Marijuana Legalization Takes Effect On January 30th (Weed News)

// BDS Analytics Replaces New Frontier as Arcview Data Partner (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Governor Shumlin issues nearly 200 pardons for minor marijuana convictions (Vermont Biz)


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// Marijuana Sales Totaled $6.7 Billion In 2016 (Forbes)

// District Attorney Kim Ogg: No jail for marijuana misdemeanors (CW 39)

// Medical marijuana commission decides $100,000 cultivation license fee (KATV 7 ABC)

// Free marijuana to be handed out Inauguration Day (USA Today)

// Olympic Athlete Challenging US Travel Ban for Past Marijuana Use (Marijuana Industry News)

// Artist who made Hollywood sign read ‘Hollyweed’ was planning prank for weeks (NY Daily News)

// Republican Senator Attacks Elizabeth Warren Over Marijuana (Marijuana.com)


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Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Traffic signs stacked up alongside a Boston city road.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, January 3, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Massachusetts Delays Opening of Marijuana Shops (New York Times)

// Anti-marijuana forces urge Maine lawmakers to delay legalization (Bangor Daily News)

// Elizabeth Warren pushes to allow weed biz to bank green (Boston Herald)


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// Marijuana Is Officially Legal In Nevada (Weed News)

// Florida Prepares As Medical Marijuana Amendment Goes Into Effect Tuesday (NBC 6 Miami)

// Trump Administration to Study Marijuana and Driving (Marijuana.com)

// Medical marijuana a growing business in Connecticut, as number of patients now tops 15,000 (New Haven Register)

// Alaska made $81k in marijuana taxes from first full month of sales (KTVA Alaska)

// Editor-in-chief Ricardo Baca says farewell to The Cannabist (Cannabist)

// Report: Hollywood Sign Changed To ‘Hollyweed’ (Weed News)


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
Marijuana Media Connect— A service that connects industry insiders in the legal marijuana industry with journalists, bloggers, and writers in need of expert sources for their stories.

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Monday, January 2, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

The magnificent African Crowned Crane.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, January 2, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

Happy Holidays! Shea is taking this week off so we’ll be debuting our new show Marijuana Today Story Hour. This episode features Kris Krane, a regular on our weekly podcast Marijuana Today, telling the story of that time SSDP was reallly close to disaster.


Today’s headlines are brought to you by the Marijuana Today Daily Super Fan Slack Channel, where fans of marijuana industry news and our podcast gather and create community. Join in yourself by emailing shea@mjtodaydaily.com.


Shea will be back with news on Tuesday, January 3rd.

 


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
Marijuana Media Connect— A service that connects industry insiders in the legal marijuana industry with journalists, bloggers, and writers in need of expert sources for their stories.

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Friday, December 30, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

The Cannabis Station dispensary in Denver, Colorado.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, December 30, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

Happy Holidays! Shea is taking this week off so we’ll be debuting our new show Marijuana Today Story Hour. This episode features Kris Lotlikar, host of our weekly podcast Marijuana Today, telling the story of how he developed the legal marijuana industry’s first market report.


Today’s headlines are brought to you by Students for Sensible Drug Policy, the most effective voice in drug policy reform. Make a tax-deductible contribution before the end of the year to help end the war on marijuana and the broader war on drugs over at ssdp.org/donate.


Shea will be back with news on Tuesday, January 3rd.

 


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
Marijuana Media Connect— A service that connects industry insiders in the legal marijuana industry with journalists, bloggers, and writers in need of expert sources for their stories.

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Thursday, December 29, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Senator Tom Coburn.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, December 29, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

Happy Holidays! Shea is taking this week off so we’ll be debuting our new show Marijuana Today Story Hour. This episode features Marijuana Today regular Aaron Houston telling a story about the time he ran into a particular senator while in the midst of a legislative battle.


Today’s headlines are brought to you by the Om of Medicine medical marijuana dispensary of Ann Arbor, Michigan. Learn more about all the great things Om does for their patients and community over at OmOfMedicine.org.


Shea will be back with news on Tuesday, January 3rd.

 


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
Marijuana Media Connect— A service that connects industry insiders in the legal marijuana industry with journalists, bloggers, and writers in need of expert sources for their stories.

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Wednesday, December 28, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Shea Gunther gives a speech at RIT in 1998.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, December 28, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

Happy Holidays! Shea is taking this week off so we’ll be debuting our new show Marijuana Today Story Hour. This episode features Shea telling the story of how he started the first chapter of Students for Sensible Drug Policy.


Today’s headlines are brought to you by Gateway Cannabis Incubator, the startup accelerator for the legal marijuana industry. Learn about all that they do over at GTWY.co.


Shea will be back with news on Tuesday, January 3rd.

 


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
Marijuana Media Connect— A service that connects industry insiders in the legal marijuana industry with journalists, bloggers, and writers in need of expert sources for their stories.

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Tuesday, December 27, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Yummy treats in a bakery window.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, December 26, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

Happy Holidays! Shea is taking this week off so we’ll be debuting our new show Marijuana Today Story Hour. This episode features Marijuana Today regular Jane West telling a story from her days organizing marijuana events.


Today’s headlines are brought to you by Gateway Cannabis Incubator, the startup accelerator for the legal marijuana industry. Learn about all that they do over at GTWY.co.


Shea will be back with news on Tuesday, January 3rd.

 


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
Marijuana Media Connect— A service that connects industry insiders in the legal marijuana industry with journalists, bloggers, and writers in need of expert sources for their stories.

Love these headlines? Love our podcast? Support our work with a financial contribution and become a patron.

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Monday, December 26, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Out of focus multicolored lights.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, December 26, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

Happy Holidays! Shea is taking this week off so we’ll be debuting our new show Marijuana Today Story Hour. This episode features Marijuana Today regular Dan “Grassroots” Goldman telling a story from SSDP’s early days.


Today’s headlines are brought to you by Shanel Lindsay and her team over at Ardent Cannabis, makers of the Nova Decarboxylator. Use the discount code “mjtoday” to save $30 off the cost of the Nova today!


Shea will be back with news on Tuesday, January 3rd.

 


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
Marijuana Media Connect— A service that connects industry insiders in the legal marijuana industry with journalists, bloggers, and writers in need of expert sources for their stories.

Love these headlines? Love our podcast? Support our work with a financial contribution and become a patron.

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