DOJ Reminds Marijuana Businesses – You Don’t Have Access To Bankruptcy Aid

The U.S. Department of Justice is issuing another reminder that marijuana businesses don’t have a right to bankruptcy proceedings. “Marijuana continues to be regulated by Congress as a dangerous drug, and as the Supreme Court has recognized, the federal prohibition of marijuana takes precedence over state laws to the contrary,” Clifford […]

New Threats To The Legal Marijuana Industry

The post New Threats To The Legal Marijuana Industry appeared first on High Times. On December 8, Congress faces a deadline on deciding whether or not to allow Jeff Sessions and the Department of Justice to spend money prosecuting violations of federal marijuana laws in states that have legalized medical […]

How Russia Is Actually Keeping Jeff Sessions Away From Weed

The post How Russia Is Actually Keeping Jeff Sessions Away From Weed appeared first on High Times. Reading Jeff Sessions is easy. A sophisticated actor our attorney general is not, as his bewildered and buffaloed performances in front of Senate committees showed in painful clarity. Peer only perfunctorily into the […]

Trump Finally Declares Opioid Epidemic A Public Health Emergency

The post Trump Finally Declares Opioid Epidemic A Public Health Emergency appeared first on High Times. Today marks the day that President of the United States Donald Trump finally declares opioid epidemic a public health emergency. And then did absolutely nothing more about it. Meanwhile, his right-hand man, Attorney General Jeff […]

Just ‘Say No’ To Opioids Says Attorney General Jeff Sessions

The post Just ‘Say No’ To Opioids Says Attorney General Jeff Sessions appeared first on High Times. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, aka public enemy number one of the cannabis community, has just made headlines for another one of his patented nonsensical remarks regarding drugs. Specifically, the opioid epidemic that’s currently […]

Medical Marijuana May Not Arrive in Maryland If Congress Doesn’t Take Action

Maryland’s medical marijuana program, finally about to launch, could remain grounded if Congress fails to extend limits on federal prosecutions for using and selling the drug. Under pressure from the anti-cannabis Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the House of Representatives is balking at preserving an Obama-era provision that gives the states space […]

Eric Holder Claims Jeff Sessions Has an ‘Almost Obsession’ with Weed

The post Eric Holder Claims Jeff Sessions Has an ‘Almost Obsession’ with Weed appeared first on High Times. It goes without saying that current Attorney General Jeff Sessions is not an advocate for the legalization of medical marijuana; however, previous Attorney General Eric Holder—who enabled states to regulate recreational marijuana […]

Shield Protecting MMJ From Jeff Sessions Is Under Assault

The post Shield Protecting MMJ From Jeff Sessions Is Under Assault appeared first on High Times. The 85 words crammed into a congressional bill at the end of the Obama administration, known then as the Rohrabacher–Farr amendment, which prohibits the Justice Department from prosecuting medical marijuana in MMJ-legal states, is […]