Mar 2018
Episode 188

Worse Than Sessions!?!

Taylor West and Scott Cecil join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the rumors around the firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions as well as President Trump’s renewed call for executing drug dealers. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Arkansas judge blocks state from licensing medical marijuana growers | Cannabist • Any…

Mar 2018
Episode 187

Strongly Worded Letters

Adam Smith and Aaron Houston join host Dan Goldman to talk about the latest comments made by Attorney General Jeff Sessions about federal marijuana law as well as criticism from the United Nations over international marijuana legalization. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • In another step towards opening retail marijuana shops, Massachusetts…

Feb 2018
Episode 184

The New Drug Czar Inherits an Empty Suit

Betty Aldworth and Aaron Houston join host Kris Krane to talk about Trump’s proposed budget cuts for the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) and the appointment of a drug czar to lead the new reduced agency as well as the brief hold on Department of Justice nominees placed by Republican Senator…

Jan 2018
Episode 180

Vermont Goes First!

Andrew Livingston joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest big move by Vermont to legalize adult use through the legislative process as well as catching up on the latest moves by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Scott signs pot legalization bill | WCAX 3 CBS…

Jan 2018
Episode 179

Yawning in the Face of Sessions

Betty Aldworth and Aaron Houston join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest fallout of Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinding the Cole Memo. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Vermont Gov. Scott confirms he will sign marijuana legalization bill | Cannabist • On Marijuana, Voters Want Feds To Butt Out Of…

Jan 2018
Episode 178

Sessions Kills The Cole Memo

Dan Goldman, Adam Smith, and Alex Kreit join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his rescinding of the Cole Memo, a DoJ guidance document protective of legal marijuana. Produced by Shea Gunther.   News & Links: • Vermont House votes to legalize marijuana | The Hill • Pennsylvania Gives…