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Tuesday, August 30, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A row of voting booths are busy in a small gymnasium.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Marijuana supporters ask Michigan Supreme Court to allow legalization vote (M Live)

// Pot clubs plan by Denver NORML won’t make ballot (The Cannabist)

// Governor Says Pennsylvania Should Decriminalize Marijuana (Marijuana.com)


These headlines are brought to you by our annual listener survey, which asks our listeners a few easy questions to help us round out our understanding of who is listening to our podcast. To take the survey yourself, listen to today’s episode to find where to click (we’re only mentioning the survey’s URL on the show to ensure we’re only polling actual listeners).


// Navy Veteran walks across country to legalize medical marijuana (WXOW ABC 19)

// Canopy Growth Posts 39% Sequential Growth in Q1 (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Terra Tech Insiders Cash Out As Cannabis Penny Stock Enrichment Scheme Unfolds (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Black caucus backs Nashville, Memphis marijuana decriminalization efforts (The Tennessean)

// Chart of the Week: Recreational Marijuana Pushing Down MMJ Patient Counts (Marijuana Business Daily)

// New Web Series Celebrates Moms Who Consume Cannabis (Culture Magazine)

// Cannabis Crusader Turned Grifter Finally Will Answer In Court (Salem 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, August 29, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Two awkward penguins

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, August 29, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Arkansas: Two Medical Marijuana Measures on November Ballot (Marijuana.com)

// Whoops. Could an error in Montana’s medical marijuana initiative delay changes to the law? (The Cannabist)

// More growers brings surge in weed supplies, plunge in Boulder County pot prices (Daily Camera)


These headlines are brought to you by our annual listener survey, which asks our listeners a few easy questions to help us round out our understanding of who is listening to our podcast. To take the survey yourself, listen to today’s episode to find where to click (we’re only mentioning the survey’s URL on the show to ensure we’re only polling actual listeners).


// Israel to begin exporting marijuana soon – minister (Times of Israel)

// Gov. Haslam ‘not a fan’ of cities’ efforts to decriminalize marijuana (Knoxville News Sentinel)

// New Petition Initiative to Legalize Marijuana in Nebraska (NTV ABC)

// Johnson defends association with pot industry (The Hill)

// Backers of minimum-wage increase in Arizona have raised $1.4 million (Tucson.com)

// Oregon State Fair generates buzz with first legal pot display in U.S. (Chicago Tribune)

// Grants police sergeant arrested Wednesday released from jail (KOB 4 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.

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

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Friday, August 26, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Weed Maps logo with the smiley face turned upside down

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, August 26, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Weedmaps- a Yelp for pot- is riddled with suspicious reviews (LA Times)

// Oregon Cannabis Convictions Expunged Free of Charge in Portland on August 27th (Marijuana Politics)

// Jack Splitt, teen who inspired medical pot law, has died (The Cannabist) | Click here to contribute to a GoFundMe campaign in support of Jack’s family.


These headlines are brought to you by our annual listener survey, which asks our listeners a few easy questions to help us round out our understanding of who is listening to our podcast. To take the survey yourself, listen to today’s episode to find where to click (we’re only mentioning the survey’s URL on the show to ensure we’re only polling actual listeners).


// Opponents of marijuana legalization initiative take their case to the Arizona Supreme Court (ABC 15 Arizona)

// Supporters of medical marijuana state question criticize AG Scott Pruitt’s rewrite of ballot title (Tulsa World)

// Gov. Hutchinson says legalizing marijuana would be ‘drain on state’s resources’ (THV 11 CBS)

// Nevada AG Laxalt, law enforcement announce opposition to legalizing recreational marijuana (My News 4 NBC)

// Jerry Jones: Ezekiel Elliott’s pot dispensary visit ‘just not good’ (ABC News)

// Open to marijuana legalization, Sen. Elizabeth Warren says substance should be safely regulated in Massachusetts (Mass Live)

// Maine Governor Smoked Marijuana, But Opposes Legalization (Marijuana.com)


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.

Photo: Weed Maps

Thursday, August 25, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A photo of MI Legalize turning in ballots put upside down

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, August 25, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Pot legalization proposal kept off Michigan ballot (The Detroit News)

// Sponsor defends medical marijuana initiative against lawsuit (WTHV 11 CBS)

// Maryland Medical marijuana panel releases applicant rankings (Baltimore Sun)


These headlines are brought to you by our annual listener survey, which asks our listeners a few easy questions to help us round out our understanding of who is listening to our podcast. To take the survey yourself, listen to today’s episode to find where to click (we’re only mentioning the survey’s URL on the show to ensure we’re only polling actual listeners).


// A Greener Weed: Certified Pesticide-Free Cannabis Comes to Colorado (Modern Farmer)

// Marley Natural cannabis brand gets approval as Santa Rosa’s first pot processor (The Press Democrat)

// Marley Natural Premium Cannabis Products Launch in Oregon (Marijuana Industry News)

// Memphis Police Vow to Block the Decriminalization of Marijuana (Merry Jane)

// Cherry Creek schools superintendent: We haven’t received any pot money (Fox 31 Denver)

// Governor appoints Nicholas Miller to Alaska’s marijuana control board (KTUU 2 NBC)

// Brooklyn Garden That Was Shut Down Over Marijuana Plants Will Reopen (New York Times)


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.

Photo: MI Legalize

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A painting saying

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Petition to legalize medical marijuana in Oklahoma gets more than 67,000 signatures (KJRH News NBC)

// NEW REPORT: California Marijuana Sales to Top $6.5 Billion by 2020 (Market Wired)

// Zabawa’s anti-marijuana initiative won’t make November ballot (Billings Gazette)


These headlines are brought to you today by our still un-named new show focusing on news and the California legal marijuana market. It’s super early in development but we’re going to start talking about it now. If you are interested in coming on board as the main sponsor of our new California show, drop us an email at shea@mjtodaydaily.com.


// Proposed Pot Tax Would Generate $22M For San Diego In First Year, City Says (KPBS )

// Residency where marijuana is legal no reason for police search -U.S. court (Reuters)

// Whoopi Goldberg eyes Canada to expand marijuana business (The Star)

// Aurora Cannabis to Build 14-Acre Greenhouse Capable of Producing 77 Tons Annually (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Steep Hill Hawaii Expands Cannabis Testing Lab’s Operations to 8 States (New Cannabis Ventures)

// This Couple Isn’t Charged with a Crime. The State of Michigan Is Taking Their House, Anyway (Reason.com)

// Thornton says yes to marijuana sales in face of vocal opposition (Denver Post)


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.

Photo: Matthew Rutledge

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

MMA fighter Nate Diaz puffing on a CBD pen during a post-fight interview.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Nate Diaz vape pen use after UFC 202 under investigation by USADA (MMA Fighting)

// DOH report: Medical marijuana program should be expanded (Buffalo Business Journal)

// More Than 41,000 Demand Publix Heiress Stop Fighting Medical Marijuana (Miami New Times)


These headlines are brought to you by the fine folks at Ardent, makers of the Nova, the high tech, easy-to-use decarboxylator that quickly turns any cannabis product- flower, concentrate, or oil, into a form that’s ready to eat. Decarboxylation is the process of turning raw marijuana into its active bioavailable form and no device on the market does it easier than the Ardent Nova. Just pop in your product, push a button, and forget it- in just a short time you’ll have properly decarboxylated marijuana ready for consumption in whatever form you like- add to food to eat, grind it up in pills, or toss it in a smoothie. Learn more at ArdentCannabis.com.


// Chart of the Week: Monthly Marijuana Sales in Washington State Surpass $60 Million (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Pot generates $25.5 million in taxes so far (Bend Bulletin)

// Pot Fundraiser Cancelled After LAPD Objects (LA Business Journal)

// Army’s Top Doc Won’t Back Medical Cannabis for PTSD (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Weeks From Selling Pot Uruguay, Producer Sees Future in Hemp (Bloomberg)

// NY just grew its first legal hemp (Lohud)

// Colorado districts wrestle with new law allowing students to use medical marijuana at school (Denver Post)


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, August 22, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

The sun pries its way through a thick coating of clouds that a snow-rimmed mesa is shrugging off.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, August 22, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Judge tosses anti-marijuana lawsuit in Arizona ballot battle (The Cannabist)

// Nate Diaz uses CBD vape pen at UFC 202 press conference (Fansided)

// Signatures added for 2nd medical marijuana proposal (Arkansas Times)


These headlines are brought to you by the fine folks at Ardent, makers of the Nova, the high tech, easy-to-use decarboxylator that quickly turns any cannabis product- flower, concentrate, or oil, into a form that’s ready to eat. Decarboxylation is the process of turning raw marijuana into its active bioavailable form and no device on the market does it easier than the Ardent Nova. Just pop in your product, push a button, and forget it- in just a short time you’ll have properly decarboxylated marijuana ready for consumption in whatever form you like- add to food to eat, grind it up in pills, or toss it in a smoothie. Learn more at ArdentCannabis.com.


// ‘Good standing’ marijuana: definition unclear as Humboldt County deadline looms (Times Standard)

// Smoking Marijuana Provides More Pain Relief for Men than Women (Columbia University Medical Center)

// New Mexico Extends Re-Enrollment Period for Cannabis Patients (Leafly News)

// San Francisco Now Has a Cannabis Country Club (Travel and Leisure)

// Officers, federal agents remove marijuana grow sites from Soberanes Fire path (KSBY 6 NBC)

// Cannabis Plants at Oregon State Fair Are a First for the U.S. (Leafly News)

// High court sides with employee fired for smoking pot at work (The Gazette)


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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Friday, August 19, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

The plunging stock price of Corporate Corrections of America is something to celebrate.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, August 19, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Department of Justice plans to end its use of private prisons (The Cannabist)

// This is what a marijuana overdose is like (Vox)

// California arrested nearly half a million people for pot over the past decade (Washington Post)


These headlines are brought to you by the fine folks at Ardent, makers of the Nova, the high tech, easy-to-use decarboxylator that quickly turns any cannabis product- flower, concentrate, or oil, into a form that’s ready to eat. Decarboxylation is the process of turning raw marijuana into its active bioavailable form and no device on the market does it easier than the Ardent Nova. Just pop in your product, push a button, and forget it- in just a short time you’ll have properly decarboxylated marijuana ready for consumption in whatever form you like- add to food to eat, grind it up in pills, or toss it in a smoothie. Learn more at ArdentCannabis.com.


// UTA Signs High Times (Hollywood Reporter)

// Judge denies request to delay medical marijuana restrictions (NBC Montana)

// Pa. wants medical marijuana input (Penn Live)

// Report: West Virginia Could Generate Millions With Legal Marijuana (Marijuana Industry News)

// Ex-Barclays Banker Roger Jenkins Said to Back Marijuana Venture (Bloomberg)

// Oregon reviewing nearly 1,300 applications for marijuana businesses (Oregon Live)

// Colorado airport’s ‘Pot Only’ waste bins (NZ Herald.co.nz)


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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Thursday, August 18, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A flock of sand pipers fly in unison

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, August 18, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Missing from Maryland’s legal marijuana growers? Black business leaders. (The Washington Post)

// Marijuana ‘clones’, or cuttings, count as plants under medical marijuana law (M Live)

// Four Cannabis Companies on Inc. 500 List (Marijuana Business Daily)


These headlines are brought to you by the fine folks at Ardent, the high tech, easy-to-use decarboxylator that quickly turns any cannabis product- flower, concentrate, or oil, into a form that’s ready to eat. Decarboxylation is the process of using heat to turn raw marijuana into its active bioavailable form and no device on the market does it easier than the Ardent. Just pop in your product, push go, and forget it- in just a short time you’ll have properly decarboxylated marijuana ready for consumption in whatever form you like- add to food to eat, grind it up in pills, or toss it in a smoothie. Learn more at ArdentCannabis.com.


// Ohio Supreme Court could allow attorneys to help medical marijuana businesses (Cleveland.com)

// Suspensions re-instated for Colorado doctors who recommended high medical marijuana plant counts (Denver Post)

// Rocky Fire that destroyed 43 homes last year in started at an illegal marijuana grow (ABC10 News)

// Nunez Family: State in short supply of medical marijuana for patients (KRQE News 13)

// New Trulieve store offers customers high-THC medical cannabis (WPBF ABC 25)

// Medicinal Cannabis One Step Closer For Victorian Patients (Premier of Victoria)

// Marijuana Grower Now Raises Microgreens for Houston Restaurants (Houston Press)


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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Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// U.S. prosecutors dealt setback in medical marijuana cases (Reuters)

// U.S. Attorney for Oregon Defends Threatening Teen With a Year in Jail for a Gram of Marijuana (Willamette Week)

// Officials need $1.8 million to get Ohio’s medical marijuana program running (Columbus Dispatch)


These headlines are brought to you by the fine folks at Om of Medicine of Ann Arbor, Michigan. If you’re a patient in the Ann Arbor area, you owe it to yourself to come Om and check out their extensive selection. Their friendly and knowledgeable staff will set you in the right direction in an inviting atmosphere that will make you never want to leave.


// Facing Tough Primary DNC, Chair Endorses Marijuana Decriminalization (Marijuana.com)

// Proposition 205 sparks ‘green rush’ for medical-marijuana licenses (AZ Central)

// Springfield medical marijuana deal goes up in smoke after City Council rejection (Mass Live)

// Author Of Anti-Drug Initiative Seeks Court Order Over Disputed Signatures (Montana Public Radio)

// Sen. Reid wouldn’t back recreational pot if vote were today (CT Post)

// How a ‘buttoned up’ exec found the marijuana industry and got Microsoft to join in (Upstart Business Journal)

// A budding startup: Israeli Leaf raises $2 million for smart cannabis growing system (Geek Time)


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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