Sep 23, 2019
Want legal weed? Call Vicente-Sederberg Law! Founding partner Brian Vicente joins us on In The Weeds
Colorado was the first state in the national to make adult use of cannabis legal. The law firm that led the charge, and wrote the ballot box question was Vicente-Sederberg. Their founding member, Brian Vicente is on In The Weeds with Jimmy Young this week. The battle over legalization of cannabis continues in South Dakota, Montana, Nebraska, and other states where the voters have spoken in favor, but that hasn't stopped many Republican politicians from continuing to fight the will of the people at the ballot boxes and among legislators. Brian Vicente, the attorney who, leads one of the most recognized law firms in the cannabis practice talks about the states battles, and the chances of federal legalization of cannabis in 2021 on In The Weeds with Jimmy Young
Holyoke Embraces Cannabis Businesses - a Native Opens a Store in His Backyard!
Holyoke Massachusetts is known in sports circles as the birthplace of the game of Volleyball. It is also the hometown of progressive Mayor Alex Morse. Now it is also home to James Jaron, the principal at Holyoke Cannabis. He literally built his new dispensary from the ground, up to the wires in the ceiling. This electrical engineer, and former Israeli Air Force veteran is home in Holyoke and now his cannabis store is open for business. What differentiates this one from the others in town? For starters, they reflect the diverse culture of the community and they are all bi-lingual. Listen to In The Weeds with Jimmy Young and his guest James Jaron this week.
Leafly's David Downs on lax Vape Testing in US
In 2019, Leafly was able to help expose the illegal market, and specifically Vitamin E Acetate, as the main culprit in many deaths in the US during the Vape Crisis that led to a total shutdown of that industry in many states.
Now over a year later, have there been any changes in testing of vape cartridges or in the cutting agents in the cannabis concentrates? Leafly's David Downs has published a three part series on whether testing has improved since that crisis. In the Weeds with Jimmy Young in a special one on one with Leafly Writer David Downs.
An Interview with Mayor Alex Morse of Holyoke Mass
Holyoke MA with Mayor Alex Morse