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U.S. Senate Revisits Whether to Keep Protecting Medical Marijuana

By J.J. McCoy, Senior Managing Editor for New Frontier Data What We Have Learned: Despite uncertainty from continued temporary extensions, industry experts remain cautiously optimistic. July 27, 2017 — A voice vote by the Senate Appropriations Committee Thursday approved inclusion of the Senate version of the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment which prevents the federal government from [...]
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The Latest: Senate Panel Passes Preliminary Vote to Protect Medical Marijuana

By J.J. McCoy, Senior Managing Editor for New Frontier Data A voice vote by the Senate Appropriations Committee Thursday approved inclusion of the Senate version of the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment which prevents the federal government from interfering with medical marijuana programs legalized at the state level. While formal passage of the bill is not expected until the […]
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