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Preserving the Cole Memo to Avoid the Long Arm of the Law… of Unintended Consequences

By J.J. McCoy, Senior Managing Editor for New Frontier Data For four months since last fall’s elections, the cannabis industry has anxiously anticipated word about the Trump administration’s posture toward marijuana policy, and whether the Department of Justice would change the status quo established under the 2013 Cole Memo. During the campaign, Trump went on record […]
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Sessions Punts Cannabis Question on Capitol Hill

By J.J. McCoy, Senior Managing Editor for New Frontier Data Ever since president-elect Donald Trump nominated U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) two months ago to serve as U.S. attorney general in the new administration, the mood within the cannabis industry has ranged from puzzlement to paranoia. But given how outspoken an opponent Sessions has long been […]
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