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January 15, 2021
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LA’s Dopest Attorney – News Release!

Local attorney and longtime drug legalization advocate Allison Margolin has signed a book deal with North Atlantic Books to publish her debut novel and firsthand account of the last twenty years of the drug war inside and outside California's courtrooms.
January 14, 2021

Marijuana Legalization about to take off in NY, NJ, and AZ

January 7, 2020 By Olivia Hartman | Policy Analyst (Margolin & Lawrence) A green wave spread across the U.S. following the excitement from the 2020 […]
January 12, 2021
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What Part of No Don’t You Get? Capitol Sedition Matters

Chuck Schumer called January 6, 2021 "A day of Infamy". So did I with a post on Instagram a few hours before he did.
January 8, 2021
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The Controversial COVID-19 Vaccine: Myths and Facts

As the COVID-19 infection and death rates surge throughout the country, the importance of a prompt and efficient vaccine rollout is more important than ever.
January 5, 2021

U.S. Senate runoffs in Georgia: Stakes are HIGH…even for cannabis standards

December 30, 2020 By Olivia Hartman | Policy Analyst, Allison Margolin Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence) Two of Georgia’s Senate seats are up for grabs as […]
January 5, 2021
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U.S. Senate runoffs in Georgia: Stakes are HIGH…even for cannabis standards

Two of Georgia’s Senate seats are up for grabs as a result of the non-conclusive results from the 2020 election.
January 4, 2021
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Union Confusion – Many Trust Unions, While Others Try to Bust Them

As California tries to get its struggling licensed cannabis industry up and running, people have asked us questions about the role of labor unions in the process. Many business owners have allied with a labor union from the beginning, recognizing the substantial benefits that union ties can bring to a licensed and heavily regulated business.
December 31, 2020

LA DA George Gascon Should be Applauded, and Go Further by Declining to Prosecute Drug Sales

December 30, 2020 By Raza Lawrence Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence) New Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascon has drawn a lot of attention for […]
December 31, 2020
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LA DA George Gascon Should be Applauded, and Go Further by Declining to Prosecute Drug Sales

New Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascon has drawn a lot of attention for his progressive new policies...
December 28, 2020
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Budding In: The Law’s Intrusion on Branding in the Cannabis Industry

As of January 2020, a total of 11 states have legalized recreational marijuana, and 33 states have legalized medical marijuana.
December 28, 2020

Los Angeles is open for cannabis business

December 26, 2020 By Raza Lawrence Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence) Los Angeles is open for cannabis business – a land of opportunity in these uncertain […]
December 28, 2020
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Los Angeles is Open for Cannabis Business – a land of opportunity in these uncertain times.

The commercial cannabis industry is rocketing forward in Los Angeles, as much of the rest of society has stagnated amidst the coronavirus pandemic and lockdowns.
December 24, 2020
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What Do Aliens Have to Do With the Winter Solstice?

Some theorize that solstice celebrations and monuments were created by ancient humanity with the help of extraterrestrial intelligence.
December 21, 2020

The MORE Act is More Justice!

December 18, 2020 By Raza Lawrence Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence) The cannabis industry reached a significant milestone on December 4, 2020, when for the first […]
December 21, 2020
The MORE Act

The MORE Act is More Justice!

The cannabis industry reached a significant milestone on December 4, 2020, when for the first time ever, the House of Representatives passed a bill to end federal cannabis prohibition.
December 18, 2020
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Psychedelic Pharma Tripping out the Finance World

Psychedelic companies going public on the Nasdaq stock trading market are getting increased attention from investors burgeoning into its own financial sector.
December 18, 2020

Psychedelic Pharma Tripping out the Finance World

December 17, 2020 By Allison Margolin Esq., Gohar Tahmizian, Zachary Tucker (Margolin & Lawrence) Psychedelic companies going public on the Nasdaq stock trading market are […]
November 14, 2020

Cannabis wins the 2020 election

November 7, 2020 By Raza Lawrence Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence) Despite all the negativity this year involving politics, COVID-19, and police brutality, 2020 is shaping […]
November 14, 2020

Cannabis Businesses Seek Federal Reform, Despite Senate Setback

November 10, 2020 By Willis Jacobson (Weedweek) Cannabis reform advocates had plenty to celebrate Tuesday night after a perfect run of success for state ballot measures. They […]
November 13, 2020
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Cannabis Wins the 2020 Election

Despite all the negativity this year involving politics, COVID-19, and police brutality, 2020 is shaping up to be a bombshell year for cannabis businesses and consumers in America.