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May 2021
Episode 359

No Marijuana for Mississippi

Dr. Jahan Marcu, Heather Sullivan, and Paul Rosen join host Ben Larson to talk about the rejection of medical marijuana legalization by the Mississippi Supreme Court, the merger of Tilray and Aphria as well as other large cannabis acquisitions, as well as the current state of legal hemp and delta-8 THC. Produced by Shea Gunther….

May 2021
Episode 60

Safe Access to Medical Marijuana with Michelle Walker

Michelle Walker, patient advocate and director at Mothers Advocating Medical Marijuana for Autism, speaks with host Jordan Wellington about her journey as a cannabis activist and the work she’s done to change medical cannabis policy for the better in Colorado, Texas, and on the national level. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Eleven marijuana pre-roll joints sit on a table of different-colored plants- ranging from golden wood tones to light tans and whites. The joints are lined up next to one another with their wider tips pointing to the top of frame.
Jul 2021
Episode 367

Are the Feds Ready for Legalization?

Heather Sullivan and first-time guest Brian Adams join host Ben Larson to talk about the just-announced federal legalization bill the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act (or “CAOA”), introduced by Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ), Ron Wyden (D-OR), and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY). Produced by Shea Gunther. Photo: Marketeering Group/Flickr

A table is seen filled with birthday cards for a 7-year-old boy, including a Super Mario Bro. card as well as one with Dr. Who on it. There are dried yellow flowers and a pinecone arrangement behind the line of cards.
Jul 2021
Episode 366

Marijuana Today Turns Seven!

Founding regulars Betty Aldworth and Taylor West join host Kris Krane to talk about the recent unjust snubbing of 21-year-old sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson from the U.S. Olympic team after she failed a drug test for cannabis, as well diving into the past seven years that Marijuana Today has now been publishing. Produced by Shea Gunther….

Jul 2021
Episode 365

The Kris & Ben Show

In this special episode, hosts Kris Krane and Ben Larson interview each other and dive into their histories in legal cannabis and how they got started down their respective career paths. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Jun 2021
Episode 62

A Tribute to Steve Fox

Betty Aldworth, Andrew Livingston, Jordan Wellington, and Mason Tvert join host Kris Krane to talk about the life and legacy of our friend and activist Steve Fox, who passed away at the age of 53 in April. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Jun 2021
Episode 364

A Tribute to Steve Fox

Betty Aldworth, Andrew Livingston, Jordan Wellington, and Mason Tvert join host Kris Krane to talk about the life and legacy of our friend and activist Steve Fox, who passed away at the age of 53 in April. Produced by Shea Gunther. Photo: Nancy Lane/Boston Globe