Capitol Rally to Bring Cannabis Tax Crisis to Doorstep of California Lawmakers


A chorus of business stakeholders and lawmakers symbolizing “the two populations most harmed by the War on Drugs”—legacy farmers and BIPOC leaders—plan to descend upon the California Capitol actions in Sacramento, California on Thursday, January 13  for the #NODRUGWARV2 Rally and Push convention. The rally begins at 11 a.m. PST, and every neighborhood hashish advocate […]

White House Drug Czar Signals Possibility Of Safe Consumption Sites To Address Drug Overdose Crisis


By Nina Zdinjak Compared to other countries, overdose dying charges in the U.S. are three to 4 times higher. The CDC not too long ago confirmed an approximated 100,306 drug overdose fatalities in the course of the 12-thirty day period period ending in April 2021, an improve of 28.5% from the similar time period the […]

Jury Finds Pharmacy Chains Contributed to Ohio’s Opioid Crisis


A federal jury in Ohio on Tuesday located that pharmacy giants Walgreens, CVS and Walmart contributed to the opioid crisis in that point out, a verdict that could serve as a bellwether for hundreds of similar cases pending from coast to coast. The decision is the initial verdict returned by a jury that holds a […]

How the Supply Chain Crisis Impacts Cannabis


Given that early 2020, the pandemic has shined a highlight on the global source chain and its shortcomings. Supply and demand from customers have changed so significantly and so promptly that it has fostered shortages and delays for many of the world’s goods. Much of this crisis is because of to producing vegetation in nations […]

Hulu’s Dopesick Hammers Purdue Pharma for Role in Opioid Crisis


Previous week, NPR Tv critic and adjunct professor at Duke College Eric Deggans hosted a Twitter Spaces discussion on Hulu’s Dopesick—asking hard questions such as whether or not or not Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family are accountable for their roles in the opioid crisis. The Sackler family’s non-public business Purdue Pharma released OxyContin® in […]