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January 5, 2021
Georgia On My Mind

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.
November 2, 2020

Vote Yes on 17; Parolees Should Vote!

November 1, 2020 By Rob Uriostegui, Esq.  (Margolin & Lawrence Attorneys at Law) Mistress the Safe Word is “Ballot:” California’s Proposition 17 Keeps Society Safe […]
November 1, 2020

Vote Yes on 25 for Bail Reform: California’s Prop 25 Ends the Innocent Poor Man’s Dilemma

October 30, 2020 By Rob Uriostegui, Esq.  (Margolin & Lawrence Attorneys at Law) California’s Prop 25 Ends the Innocent Poor Man’s Dilemma: Does He Plead […]
October 26, 2020

Barrett needs to go, and the Stimulus needs to come

October 26, 2020 By Allison Margolin and Jenna Rompel (Margolin & Lawrence Attorneys at Law) The vote to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett is set […]
October 22, 2020

DEA, USPS, and Miss America 2020 to reveal Drug Free USA Forever stamp

October 21, 2020   Just say no to the stamp “Drug Free USA Forever.” Apparently, someone thinks this is a good idea when there are […]
October 20, 2020

Delivery, Distribution, Non-Volatile Manufacturing and Testing Lab Commercial Cannabis Activity Application Processing Opens Today 10/20/2020 (Forms)

October 20, 2020   Attached is the procedure and forms for the initial DCR Pre-Application review. After the pre-application review applicants will receive an invoice […]