No Hope for Medical Marijuana in Senate

Marijuana is still illegal at the Federal level. Meaning that technically speaking users can be thrown in jail for smoking marijuana, and marijuana cannot be sent across borders as this is a violation of Federal law. It also means that there is much regulatory uncertainty, as businesses can be busted by the Federal government for distributing an “illegal” substance. Further, Canadians crossing the border can be, and have been, deported and banned from the USA from admitting to legally smoking marijuana in their own country. The situation is somewhat bizarre…

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As the Top Pot-Producing State in The Nation, California Could Be on Thin Ice with The Federal Government

Things are not well in the American marijuana industry. Despite an increase in awareness and acceptance there have been a number of hurdles and stiff resistance from certain factions. There is also no small number of logistical issues in terms of implementation of all the rules and regulations in a timely manner as well as getting the quality and quality of marijuana correct. Cannabis is still an illegal drug at the federal level, a position that is causing much difficulty both locally and internationally (Canadians can be refused entry and…

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