Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana.

We have an update on the SAFE Act, as it makes yet another foray into the weeds of enactment.  The state of Maryland seriously discusses adult-use legalization.  Meanwhile, the Tennessee Valley Authority says they won’t supply electricity to marijuana growers with
Continue Reading The Week in Weed: February 11, 2022

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana.

Senator Chuck Schumer introduced a federal marijuana legalization bill.  Members of Congress exchanged views with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency over cannabis and the Olympics. Tennessee took a first step towards legalization.  Cannabis research could be protected in new legislation.  And finally,
Continue Reading The Week in Weed: July 16, 2021

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana.

South Dakota may vote on marijuana again in 2022.  Mississippi’s Supreme Court won’t reconsider its decision on the 2020 ballot initiative.  The House Appropriations Committee passed a bill that does not prohibit DC from allowing cannabis sales.  The intersection of marijuana
Continue Reading The Week in Weed: July 9, 2021

Seyfarth Synopsis: An American athlete has been suspended for one month for testing positive for marijuana and violating the Anti-Doping Rule, putting her ability to represent the United States in the Olympic games in jeopardy.

American athlete, Sha’Carri Richardson, set herself apart on June 19, 2021, by winning the 100-meter race in 10.86 seconds at the U.S. Olympic trials. Richardson
Continue Reading Sha’Carri Richardson, Olympic Hopeful, Suspended after Testing Positive for Cannabis