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The Bathtub

Three grown-up brothers have a hard time re-enacting an old childhood picture in a small bathtub.

Topics: News

Cannabist Economist – 8/21/18

A Candidate Backed Medical Marijuana. Wells Fargo Closed Her Bank Account. Another day another crazy cannabis banking story. This time it’s Wells Fargo deciding it’s a good idea to close the bank account of a Florida politician who accepted campaign donations from marijuana business and lobbyists and who supports an expansion of the state’s medical … [Continued]

Topics: Cannabis, economist

Cannabist Economist 8/15/2008

Florida has spent $2M on legal bills for medical marijuana There are real costs to implementing a very restrictive merit-based medical marijuana program that do not similarly appear for a more open state licensing system. The first and most obvious is the cost of running the merit-based process and hiring experts to judge the applications. … [Continued]

Topics: Cannabis, economist

Cannabist Economist 8/8/18

New Marijuana-Based Epilepsy Treatment to Cost $32,500 a Year! If it is covered by private insurance or Medicaid that will be a great improvement for qualifying patients, but otherwise GW Pharma’s newly approved CBD drug Epidiolex will cost sick patients over $32,500 a year. That is roughly 10 times what the average medical patient spends … [Continued]

Topics: economist

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Cannabist Economist 8/7/2018

  “The news that makes this analysis possible comes from Marijuana Moment’s Daily Newsletter. Make sure to support the high-quality reporting that keeps us all informed!” Neighborhood Marijuana Dispensaries Don’t Increase Teen Use, Study Shows A very interesting study just came out of the Journal of Adolescent Health showing a lack of association between teen use and the … [Continued]

Topics: Cannabis, economist

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Cannabis Economist 8/2/18

“The news that makes this analysis possible comes from Marijuana Moment’s Daily Newsletter. Make sure to support the high-quality reporting that keeps us all informed!” Regulate Cannabis Like Alcohol and End the Federal-State Conflict The Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America, the lobbying organization for alcohol distributors, recently became the first alcohol industry association to advocate for cannabis … [Continued]

Topics: Cannabis, economist

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Cannabist Economist 7/31/18

“The news that makes this analysis possible comes from Marijuana Moment’s Daily Newsletter. Make sure to support the high-quality reporting that keeps us all informed!” Black Lawmakers: Marijuana Decrim Is ‘Must-Do’ In First 100 Days of Democratic Congress The federal congressional black caucus (CBC) is ramping up their lobbying efforts to decriminalize marijuana federally and ensure a reinvestment … [Continued]

Topics: Cannabis, economist

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Cannabist Economist 6/27/18

“The news that makes this analysis possible comes from Marijuana Moment’s Daily Newsletter. Make sure to support the high-quality reporting that keeps us all informed!” Gov. Fallin Statement on Voters Passing Medical Marijuana Ballot Issue The overwhelming medical cannabis win in Oklahoma, with very little funding on a primary midterm ballot, shows that the vast majority of voters … [Continued]

Topics: Cannabis, economist

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Cannabis Economist 6/22/18

“The news that makes this analysis possible comes from Marijuana Moment’s Daily Newsletter. Make sure to support the high-quality reporting that keeps us all informed!” South Carolina Voters Approve Medical Marijuana Question On Democratic Ballot Medical marijuana is widely popular, particularly among the Democratic Party base, everywhere in the country. Even in some of the most conservative regions. … [Continued]

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Cannabist Economist 6/12/18

“The news that makes this analysis possible comes from Marijuana Moment’s Daily Newsletter. Make sure to support the high-quality reporting that keeps us all informed!” California Regulatory Reversal Marijuana Delivery Protocols Foreshadow Industry Infighting Interesting article on the regulatory reversal from California regarding cannabis delivery protocols to allow for “roving” delivery.  This is both interesting and will set … [Continued]

Topics: Cannabis