Remembering Olivia Newton-John’s courageous medical marijuana advocacy

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The post Remembering Olivia Newton-John’s courageous medical marijuana advocacy appeared first on Leafly. The 'Grease' actress and Grammy-winning singer became a vocal advocate for medical marijuana late in life. Here's why it mattered.

Longtime Cannabis Policy Expert Morgan Fox Hired to Oversee NORML’s Federal Advocacy Efforts

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The post Longtime Cannabis Policy Expert Morgan Fox Hired to Oversee NORML’s Federal Advocacy Efforts appeared first on NORML.

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Canadian Cannabis Amnesty Advocacy Group Wants Action

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In 2022, we expanded our efforts beyond advocacy, and are building our capacity to offer direct support to individuals and communities harmed by prohibition. This Fellowship program is focused on mentorship and skill-building around effective communication and advocacy […].

These Patient Advocacy Groups Are Working Together to Expand the Scope of Cannabis Research

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Cannabis Advocacy With a Digital Twist. Much like RoC, patient advocacy is at the forefront of Veriheal’s work, which includes connecting patients with medical marijuana (MMJ) doctors, collecting patient data to improve future treatment, and battling harmful cannabis stigmas with education.

Local advocacy groups ask Japan gov’t to rethink harsher anti-cannabis law

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Advocacy groups submitted a written request to Japan’s health minister Thursday asking the government to reconsider ongoing plans to criminalize… Read More. Global Advocacy & Policy Global Forum

Canada’s favourite cannabis advocacy groups

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Meet Canada’s favourite cannabis advocacy groups, as chosen by Leafly readers. The post Canada’s favourite cannabis advocacy groups appeared first on Leafly.

4 Women-Led Cannabis Advocacy Groups You Should Support

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Wisconsin NORML: Presenting a United Front of Advocacy, Education and Reform

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Presenting a united front of advocacy, education and reform must be a priority of all WI constituents who voted yes for cannabis and have had their voices ignored by those who would claim to represent them. ACTIVISM Advocacy Citizen Lobbyists Community Organizing Grassroots Lobby Day NORML Chapters NORML Chapter Wisconsin NORML

An Update from the MAPS Policy and Advocacy Team

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The post An Update from the MAPS Policy and Advocacy Team first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Drug Decriminalization: Election Results and Articles.

USA: Advocacy group for Hispanic marijuana entrepreneurs launches

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Global Advocacy & Policy Global ForumThe National Hispanic Cannabis Council has announced its emergence The organization launched Thursday. According to their news release, the Denver-based… Read More.

New Cannabis Industry Sector Advocacy Group Launches In The UK

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The post New Cannabis Industry Sector Advocacy Group Launches In The UK first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. As yet we can’t locate a website. Here’s a report from Business Cann. All the names are easily recognizable if you follow the UK … Read More.

Opinion – Comments On Policy: Advocacy, Action and Influence – “Budget Applauded”

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We wish to thank the members of C3’s Excise Tax Task Force for their contribution to C3’s advocacy efforts and acknowledge the leadership of our co-chairs, Trina Fraser (Brazeau Seller Law) and Sunil Gandhi (the Valens Company),” noted Smitherman. They write by way of introduction.

The Law Is An Ass … Yes But Monogram’s “Advocacy” Smacks Of Sensationalism

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The post The Law Is An Ass … Yes But Monogram’s “Advocacy” Smacks Of Sensationalism first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Here’s the story from Ad News (see below italics) Carter has every right to point out that anti – cannabis… Read More.

Chacruna: What’s Happening with the CA Decriminalization Bill? Community Learning from the Advocacy Front Lines

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This forum is supported by over 25 advocacy and educational organizations in the psychedelic space. A Conversation with Ismail Ali, David Bronner, Reggie Harris and Monica Cadena . Wednesday, September 8th from 12-2 pm PST.

Tacky & Unwarranted, Playboy Launches Cannabis Law Reform And Advocacy Campaign

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The post Tacky & Unwarranted, Playboy Launches Cannabis Law Reform And Advocacy Campaign first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Yes it is true according to a press release published 24 September 2020. A couple of months back they announced they were getting in the … Read More. Breaking News

Webinars: Concentrates & Extracts, Cannabis Business Compliance, and Cannabis Advocacy Update

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WEBINAR. BONG SCORE We apply our entirely subjective bong score to each event 1 Don’t Bother Unless You Need A… Read More. Webinars

USA: Cannabis Businesses, Associations, and Advocacy Organizations Join Forces to Launch U.S. Cannabis Council

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The post USA: Cannabis Businesses, Associations, and Advocacy Organizations Join Forces to Launch U.S. Here’s their press release. First things first. When we tried to access their website we got one of these… Read More.

#CannabisSOS Advocacy Webinar – Call to Action for the Future of Legal Cannabis – FREE WEBINAR • SEPT 14 • 1pm ET

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C3 is inviting the cannabis community to come together on September 14th for a #CannabisSOS Advocacy Webinar. They write… Cannabis community – it’s time for more action!

Maltese Cannabis Advocacy Group ReLEAF Says Cannabis Must Be Decriminalized in 2021

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The post Maltese Cannabis Advocacy Group ReLEAF Says Cannabis Must Be Decriminalized in 2021 first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Malta Today reports.

Cannabis Policy Expert Morgan Fox Hired To Oversee NORML’s Federal Advocacy Efforts

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Here’s the NORML press release. The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws is pleased to announce the addition of Morgan Fox to its national staff. Morgan Fox will serve as NORML’s Political Director, taking over the position from outgoing NORML staffer Justin Strekal.

Press Release: Florida Moms to Launch Women-led Marijuana Education and Advocacy Initiative Aimed at Building Support for Legalization, Regulation

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Florida Moms to Launch Women-led Marijuana Education and Advocacy Initiative Aimed at Building Support for Legalization, Regulation. Global Advocacy & Policy Global Forum

Cannabis Council of Canada publishes profile of advocacy efforts on behalf of the cannabis industry ahead of Federal Election Call

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In anticipation of a Federal election call on Sunday August 15, 2021 we are providing this Press Release and Supporting Visual that profiles advocacy efforts on behalf of the cannabis industry in the context of the Election. They write.

Nebraska Advocacy Group Working on Two Petitions for Medical Cannabis

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The advocacy group called Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana held a brief campaign update on August 4 on Facebook asking for volunteers to contribute their time, money or talents to the cause. . “We Nebraska is currently working on petitions that could legalize medical cannabis. .

Hunter Buffington Joins Santa Fe Farms as a Products Division Vice President and Director of Policy and Advocacy

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As VP of Products and Director of Policy and Advocacy, Buffington will be responsible for commoditizing hemp by-products and creating an overall value chain in the agricultural, carbon and manufacturing segments.

Advocacy Organizations Respond to Formation of Legislative Committee to Review Implementation of Marijuana Legalization

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NEWARK – After nearly ten years of advocacy, New Jersey voters overwhelmingly approved marijuana legalization in 2020 to advance racial and social justice. The Statement. March 30, 2022.

Steve DeAngelo Leaves Harborside To Focus On Advocacy And New Ventures He Says On Facebook Video Message

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The post Steve DeAngelo Leaves Harborside To Focus On Advocacy And New Ventures He Says On Facebook Video Message first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. This can come as no surprise to anybody who’s been following D’Angelo over the past 14 months.

Nigeria: Assoc of Legislative Drafters & Advocacy Practitioners of Nigeria Submit Cannabis Proposal Finance Request To United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNDOC)

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” We write to request UNDOC’s technical and financial assistance to implement activities (a combination of legislative advocacy and litigation) towards achievement of … Read More. They write.”

Surge of Advocacy Groups Weigh In on Federal Cannabis Reform Bill

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Yesterday was the deadline for the comment period on the draft version of the federal cannabis reform bill, the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act (CAOA), and cannabis advocacy groups did not disappoint—with an avalanche of commentary rolling in before the time was up.

Nigeria: Governor of Ondo State Agrees To Sponsor Legislative Advocacy and Litigation Initiatives For Legalisation of Medical Cannabis In The Country’s National Legislature

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We learn from the Nigerian Association of Legislative Drafting & Advocacy that His Excellency Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, of Ondo State (Senior Advocate of Nigeria), has … Read More.

Nigeria: The Association of Legislative Drafting & Advocacy Submits Amicus Curae Brief To Nigerian Supreme Court Concerning Legalization & Regulation Of Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

The post Nigeria: The Association of Legislative Drafting & Advocacy Submits Amicus Curae Brief To Nigerian Supreme Court Concerning Legalization & Regulation Of Cannabis first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Here’s the introduction of the brief relating to. NURA OCHALA.

Red Fan Communications Awarded Gold and Silver 2021 Bulldog PR Awards for Best Issue/Advocacy Campaign, Best Diversity/Inclusion Campaign

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AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Red Fan Communications (Red Fan), a full-service communications agency for high-growth B2B brands, announced today it has won gold and silver 2021 Bulldog PR Awards for “Best Cause/Advocacy Campaign” and “Best Diversity/Inclusion Campaign,” respectively.

Supreme Cannabis Announces Departure of Chief Advocacy Officer, John Fowler

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29, 2019 /CNW/ – The Supreme Cannabis Company, Inc. (“Supreme Cannabis” or the “Company”) (TSX: FIRE) (OTCQX: SPRWF) (FRA: 53S1) announced that, effective today, it has parted ways with its Chief Advocacy Officer, John Fowler. The post Supreme Cannabis Announces Departure of Chief Advocacy Officer, John Fowler appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks. TORONTO, Oct.

Women’s History Month: The Women of Cannabis Advocacy And Legalization

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The post Women’s History Month: The Women of Cannabis Advocacy And Legalization appeared first on SpeedWeed. We don’t talk nearly enough about the significant contribution of women in the long-fought battle for cannabis legalization.

NY: Assembly member Reilly recognized for his advocacy to fund “Drug Recognition Experts” in state budget

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US Hemp Roundtable Pen Letter To Senate ” the hemp industry’s national advocacy organization, appreciates the introduction of the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act (“CAOA”),”

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2022.08.05_CAOA Senate Letter ” Hemp

Consumer Brands Association Forms Expert Board to Provide Strategic Oversight of Advocacy Approach to CBD

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Each of the advisory board members brings a unique perspective that will be crucial in helping inform and guide the CPG industry’s advocacy approach on this rapidly evolving issue.”.

Chopped 420’s Guest Judge and Cannabis Activist Laganja Estranja Dishes On Advocacy, Being Bold, Advice For Cannabis Consumers, and New Discovery+ Cannabis 420 Themed Show

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If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation AUTHOR: Heather Allman PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT… Read More. Interviews Lighting Up With Heather Allman