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Virginia’s Cannabis Decriminalization Law Goes into Effect Today

From our friends at Marijuana Policy Project. Washington, D.C. — Beginning today, Virginia’s cannabis ...

Heady Vermont Staff
Heady Vermont Staff 1 Jul 2020
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Hemp Farming and Slavery: A Story of Exploit and Shame

Slave labor brought this labor-intensive crop to prominence in centuries past. As the hemp industry ...

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Monica Donovan 30 Jun 2020
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Friday Roll Up: Smoking Weed More Acceptable Than Fur + Gandalf And His Pipe + Hemp Toe Shoes For Vets

“I believe that crisis is also opportunity — a moment when everybody’s saying maybe we ...

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Kathryn Blume 28 Jun 2020
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Free Veggies For The People

Northeast Hemp Commodities Donates Thousands Of Plants To Local Community After reducing their 2020 growing operations ...

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Kathryn Blume 25 Jun 2020
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National Cannabis Industry Association Offering Complimentary Membership to All Social Equity Business Program Applicants and Licensees

From our friends at The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA)  Scholarship program will provide competitive ...

Heady Vermont Staff
Heady Vermont Staff 24 Jun 2020
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8 Thought-Provoking Summer Reads on Racism and Reform

We’ve put together a collection of reads – running the gamut from journalistic to memoir ...

Heady Vermont Staff
Heady Vermont Staff 20 Jun 2020
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Friday Roll Up: 2020 VT Hemp Rules, Justice + Equity Campaign, NJ Assembly Advances Decrim

“Decriminalization does not mean we eliminate public health and mental health resources for those dealing ...

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Monica Donovan 19 Jun 2020
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New Jersey Assembly Advances Cannabis Decriminalization Bill

From our friends at Marijuana Policy Project. Trenton, NJ — On Thursday, the New Jersey Assembly ...

Heady Vermont Staff
Heady Vermont Staff 18 Jun 2020
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Friday Roll Up: Roll Up: Man Calls Cops On Himself + South Dakota Heats Up + Green Queen Makes Quickie Brownies

“Stop applauding cannabis companies for LITERAL crumbs. They are all funded and owned by REAL ...

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Kathryn Blume 14 Jun 2020
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Friday Roll Up: Meet Up To Scale Up Starts Next Fri + Anti-Racism Resources

“Cannabis has a special responsibility because cannabis has a special history. American laws constructed around ...

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Kathryn Blume 7 Jun 2020
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National Cannabis Industry Association Files Amicus Brief in Landmark Cannabis Tax Case

From our friends at the National Cannabis Industry Association… National trade organization presents substantive and ...

Heady Vermont Staff
Heady Vermont Staff 3 Jun 2020
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Mental Health Monday: Biz Growth Workshops + State Opens More + Confronting Racism

This week: Growing Your Business workshops start June 12 + an update on Vermont’s slow-rolling open + ...

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A.C. Tanner 1 Jun 2020