Cannabis Industry, Lawmakers React to Biden’s Federal Cannabis Policy Reform Efforts

President Joe Biden announced Oct. 6 the first steps toward fulfilling his campaign promise of federal cannabis policy reform.“As I often said during my campaign for President, no one should be in jail just for using or possessing marijuana,” Biden said in a public statement. “Sending people to prison for possessing marijuana has upended too many lives and incarcerated people for

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Biden’s Labor Secretary Pledges To Help Marijuana Pardon Recipients Find ‘Good Employment’

Two Biden administration cabinet members talked about the president’s new cannabis initiative on Friday. Labor Secretary Marty Walsh said that officials will be working diligently to ensure that people who receive a pardon for federal marijuana offenses under a proclamation issued by President Joe Biden on Thursday are not impeded from future job opportunities. Walsh told Yahoo Finance on Friday

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Mississippi Bank Launches New Division To Serve Cannabis Business Owners

Merchants & Marine Bank has launched CannaFirst Financial, a new banking division

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Advocates say there’s more to be done after simple marijuana possession convictions pardoned

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Weed Stocks Soar on Biden Pardon, Promised Review – 24/7 Wall St.

Most cannabis-related stocks posted double-digit gains Thursday, with all the gains coming

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Merchants & Marine Bank Launches CannaFirst Financial, the first Mississippi bank for Cannabis Business Owners

PASCAGOULA, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Merchants & Marine Bank, a century-old Mississippi-based banking institution, has

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How Legal Weed Has Changed the US for Better, Worse: QuickTake

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Weed war: Medical marijuana competitors cry foul over Health Department’s response to company breaking rules

One of the largest operators in Mississippi’s fledgling medical marijuana industry did

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The Daily Hit: October 6, 2022

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How many states have legalized marijuana? Cannabis laws unpacked

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President Joe Biden announced Oct. 6 the first steps toward fulfilling his campaign promise of federal cannabis policy reform.“As I often said during my campaign for President, no one should be in jail just for using or possessing marijuana,” Biden said in a public statement. “Sending people to prison for possessing

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