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Getting nerdy with legal cannabis!

Getting nerdy with legal cannabis!

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United States

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Getting nerdy with legal cannabis!

Language:

English

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Episodes

A Dive Into Illinois’ Legal Marijuana With Chris Lindsey

2/18/2020
Chris Lindsey, Director of Government Affairs for the Marijuana Policy Project, talks with Jordan and Andrew about the latest developments in Illinois for legal marijuana reform. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:51:52

Episode 23 – High up in Alaska with Jason Brandeis

2/11/2020
Attorney Jason Brandeis, an expert in the Alaska legal marijuana industry and an associate professor of justice and legal studies at the University of Alaska Anchorage, joins Jordan, hosting solo this week, for an in-depth discussion on the latest developments in Alaska’s legal cannabis market.

Duration:00:56:15

Episode 22 – Hightailing it down to Mexico w/ Zara Snapp

2/4/2020
Andrew and Jordan do a deep dive into Mexico legalization with Zara Snapp, co-founder of Instituto RIA and host of the Spanish podcast 4o Amparo.

Duration:01:13:06

Episode 21 – Legalization in the Northeast with Matt Simon of MPP

1/30/2020
Matt Simon, New England Political Director at the Marijuana Policy Project, joins Jordan and Andrew to talk about what is going on for marijuana policy reform in the northeast, with a particular focus on New Hampshire. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:52:55

Episode 20 – ‘Marijuana Today’ Takes Over This Week

1/22/2020
Scheduling conflicts pushed back this week’s regular episode of Weed Wonks, so we’re featuring a live show recorded by MJToday Media’s flagship show Marijuana Today, which had Jordan and Andrew participate as regulars. We’ll be back with a regular episode of the Weed Wonks next week! Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:01:41:43

Episode 19 – West Hollywood Cannabis Hospitality with Jackie Subeck

1/14/2020
Entrepreneur and cannabis advocate Jackie Subeck joins Jordan to talk about legal marijuana social use, what we’ve done wrong so far in implementing it, and what West Hollywood is doing right. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:01:09:28

Episode 18 – Picking Apart the SAFE Banking Act with Steve Fox

1/7/2020
Steve Fox, President of VS Strategies, joins Jordan and Andrew to discuss the scuttling of the proposed SAFE Banking Act it the U.S. Senate following it’s passage by the House of Representatives. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:01:00:29

Episode 17 – Parsing Legal Marijuana in Michigan with Attorney Barton Morris

12/25/2019
Barton Morris, one of the top criminal defense lawyers in the state of Michigan and an expert on the state’s legal cannabis industry, speak with Jordan and Andrew out in Las Vegas, Nevada during the recent MJBiz Conference in Las Vegas at the MJToday Media Mansion. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:58:18

Episode 16 – Massachusetts Deep Dive with Brandon, David, Casey, and Dan

12/17/2019
Dan Smith from VS Strategies and Brandon Krutzman, David Ullian, and Casey Leaver from Vicente Sederberg join Jordan and Andrew live at the MJToday Media Mansion during the recent MJBiz Conference in Las Vegas for a 6-person show diving into some of the more interesting policy developments in Massachusetts. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:58:17

Episode 15 – Getting Legal in Colorado with Ean Seeb

12/3/2019
Ean Seeb, a longtime Colorado marijuana entrepreneur and current Special Advisor on Cannabis to Governor Jared Polis join Jordan and Andrew to talk about his new role in government as well as how he came into the legal cannabis industry. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:52:06

Episode 14 – Vaporizer Apps with Dr. Jahan Marcu

11/26/2019
Jahan, Marcu, PhD, former Chief Science Officer at Americans for Safe Access, joins host Jordan Wellington to dive into vaporizers and the ongoing national discussion over how to best regulate them and their use. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:29:01

Episode 13 – In the Weeds With the USDA’s New Hemp Regulations

11/19/2019
Shawn Hauser, Corey F. Cox, and Courtney Barnes, members of the Vicente Sederberg Hemp Team, join Jordan and Andrew to about the details and implications of the federal government’s proposed regulations for growing industrial hemp. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:01:06:18

Episode 12 – Pennsylvania Legalization with Sen. Daylin Leach

11/13/2019
Pennsylvania State Senator Daylin Leach joins Jordan and Andrew to talk about how he thinks the Keystone State should legalize adult use marijuana. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:48:45

Episode 11 – Non-Universal Symbols with Sam Tracy

11/5/2019
Marijuana activist and 4Front government relations director Sam Tracy joins Jordan and Andrew to talk about the ongoing process of designing a universal warning label for marijuana products. Produced by Shea Gunther. Sam, Jordan, and Andrew reference a post Sam wrote on his website Compound Interests that includes the following image:

Duration:00:51:56

Episode 10 – Oklahoma! with Dwight Clark

10/29/2019
Marijuana policy advisor and emerging-markets expert Dwight Clark joins Jordan and Andrew to talk about how the traditionally-conservative approach to marijuana policy reform taken by the state of Oklahoma is working out so far. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:53:26

Episode 9 – Knocking on the Golden Door with Genevieve Meehan

10/22/2019
Longtime activist and current compliance manager at Coda Signature, Genevieve Meehan joins Jordan and Andrew to talk about legal marijuana compliance, legislation, and activism. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:55:04

Episode 8 – Interstate Cannabis Commerce with Adam Smith

10/15/2019
Legionary activist, longtime podcaster, and head of the Craft Cannabis Alliance Adam Smith joins Jordan and Andrew to talk about his work leading up the drive in Oregon to push for the lifting of the ban on interstate cannabis commerce and what the future could hold for a national marijuana market. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:01:00:36

Episode 7 – Cannabis Voter Project with Sal Pace

10/8/2019
Former Colorado state Representative Sal Pace joins Jordan and Andrew to talk about the history of Colorado legalization and about his work with the Cannabis Voter Project, which seeks to register marijuana-friendly voters. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:48:59

Episode 6 – Searching for Probable Causes with Dave Silberman

10/1/2019
Vermont activist and industry lawyer David Silberman join Jordan and Andrew to talk about the particulars of marijuana-related police encounters and civil rights. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:48:57

Episode 5 – White Paper: Cannabis Tax Projections

9/24/2019
Jordan and Andrew keep this week’s show all to themselves and talk marijuana tax policy while diving into a legal cannabis economic white paper just published by the Pew Charitable Trust. Produced by Shea Gunther.

Duration:00:47:45