Feds continue to move toward cannabis reform, but when will we get there?
On Weed Talk News this week, Senate Majority leader Senator Chuck Schumer hosts a ZOOM meeting with the dream team of cannabis lobbyists in Washington DC as Senator Cory Booker starts to put together the bill that will at least de-schedule cannabis, and be focused on social justice reform. On post Super Bowl week another NFL player gets in on the cannabis rush as Marshaun Lynch launches his own strain of flower in Canada. States may have voted at the ballot box to legalize in South Dakota, but now their Governor Kristi Noem has controlled a constitutional challenge to reverse the peoples will. Emerson College poll puts legalization of cannabis ahead of other policy reforms under the new administration of President Joe Biden. A special report by Leafly’s David Downs exposes a concentrate testing omission in the US. Meanwhile Europe and Canada are way ahead on that front. Finally It’s Valentines Day weekend, and the correlation between cannabis and sex is boosting weed sales everywhere.
February 15, 2021