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Each week the show features new guests on hot legal topics with a major twist of humor.

Each week the show features new guests on hot legal topics with a major twist of humor.
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Each week the show features new guests on hot legal topics with a major twist of humor.







Gavin Seybert and Vinny Cate, join Todd & Craig in the Mother-Ship. Gavin delivers a story about a Tiger and Marijuana user coming face to face in an abandoned house. Vinny, provides insight into how his generation views marijuana use compared to other substances. Todd & Craig deliver the usual entertaining informative show filled with law, advocacy and spice..


Marijuana Delivery Businesses Flourish Conflict With Brick & Motor Marijuana Businesses, Ignition Interlock Devices, Sobriety Court License, Huge Show!!!

Todd & Craig cover a multitude of topics including unlicensed marijuana delivery services popping up across the state of Michigan filling a void while the state continues to approve licensed dispensaries. San Francisco expunges more than 9000 marijuana related convictions. Sobriety Court restricted drivers license and how long a driver has to utilize ignition interlock until they can apply for removal.


420 Canna Expo!! A Guide to Hybrid Cannabis Strains, CBD, THC Strains, Child Support, Restricted Driver License

This episode discusses for first time users which strain or strains to seek as a consumer with all the choices available. Todd & Craig define the various strains based on indica, sativa, hybrids and more. Todd goes off on the fact that states do not allow restricted driving privileges to drop off and pick up kids from school and sport programs. This episode is filled with tons of information and law with a twist of humor. Enjoy!!!!!


HEMP VEHICLES With Attorney Steve Lehto, Dr. Robert L. Townsend

HEMP vehicles are absolutely going to be the future of automobile manufacturing. Attorney Steve Lehto, has been practicing Lemon Law & Consumer Protection Law for more than 26 years. Lehto, has authored multiple books and novels and produces a popular YouTube Channel. Lehto, joins Todd & Craig in The Mother Ship for a detailed conversion of the history of Hemp cars and where the industry is headed. Dr Robert Townsend is back in the ship providing insight and information regarding Medical...


Police seize close to 7000 pounds of Marijuana, What is Retail Fraud 3rd Degree, Big Hair!

Idaho law enforcement reports it seized close to 7000 pounds of illicit marijuana under state law. The Colorado company says that Idaho is violating both the 2018 Farm Bill and The Commerce Clause under the US Constitution. Big Hair joins Todd & Craig for a candid discussion about the Idaho case as well as retail fraud. What are the various ways people commit retail fraud? Enjoy


HEMP in Early America Colonial Times, HEMP Poised For Huge Economic Resurgence, 420 Canna Expo!!

HEMP was grown and used as a resource and was known to colonial America as an agricultural product that had enormous value. Hemp and Marijuana are different strains of the Cannabis sativa L plant. 2018 Farm Bill defines HEMP as any part of the Cannabis sativa L plant. This includes all derivative and extracts such as cannabidiol, provided that the plant contains less than 0.3 percent tetrahydrocannabinol. This episode covers the above topics and more as Todd & Craig discuss their love for...


Tribal Sovereignty and Native Marijuana, Michigan Marijuana Banking, CBS Rejects Super Bowl AD for Cannabis

Marijuana and Tribal Sovereignty has always been an issue that has captured the attention of the public. Tribal sovereignty refers to tribes and their right to govern themselves. In 2014 the DOJ released a memo in response to the issue of CSA and how it relates to Native American lands. The memo pointed to the Cole memo which guides US Attorneys in their enforcement efforts. Gavin Sibert joins Todd & Craig in the mother-ship discussing the above topics and more. Happy Birthday...


Off Duty Marijuana Use, Which States Ban Employment Discrimination, Can CDL Holders Smoke Off Duty, Biker Bob!!

Biker Bob & Tony, join Todd & Craig in the Mother-Ship. Topics include: Department of Transportation and the rights of CDL holders to use marijuana legally when off duty; With employers facing shortages of qualified employees, which states have protections in place against discriminating against employees who use cannabis legally when off work. In Massachusetts, the states highest court ruled last year a sales and marketing company wrongly fired a worker after her first day on the job after...


70 Dispensaries are forced to shut their doors, Which states have laws protecting employees from termination who use Marijuana, Jacob Barrasso, Sara Barber, Cannabon Theraputics

The state of Michigan forced more than a dozen marijuana dispensaries to close after a state set deadline was put in place. The marijuana businesses had until Feb 15, 2018 to apply for state licensing while they were allowed to stay open under Michigan emergency rules. The dispensaries had until December 31, 2018 to obtain state approval/license or shut their doors. Fourteen states have laws protecting employees against termination for lawful, off-duty use of cannabis. Jacob Barrasso...


What is in your WEED? What is your Weed being tested for? The five most addictive substances in the world

This episode covers the important topic of what is in your Marijuana? State licensed testing facilities primarily screen for potency, contaminants, mold, mildew, levels of THC and CBD. Marijuana goes through a number of processes and procedures during the ever important cultivation process before they end of in front of you the consumer. What are considered the 5 most addictive substances in the world? This question is answered on this show as Craig and Todd discuss each...


Top 5 Weed Stories of 2018, Canna Tourism, SPAIN Weed Laws, Chris Nani, Happy New Year!!

Todd & Craig review the top 5 Weed stories of 2018 with Chris Nani, (CannaRev Solutions). Chris also reviews Weed Laws in Spain. Canna Tourism is a billion dollar industry that is often overlooked by individuals deciding what part of the industry to take part in. In parts of the country where marijuana is legal, many towns and communities are opting out of the laws. Some of the concerns are the smell of farmed cannabis. The boys discuss this topic and more on this New Year edition...


HEMP IS FREE!! Now Free The Weed!! Cannabis Cultivation Solutions, Easy Roots, Quentin Veit

The Farm Bill is law and Industrial Hemp is now legal. The DEA must reclassify and get in line with the new laws. Each state must send the USDA a plan for implementation. Quentin Veit, joins the boys in The Mother Ship representing Easy Roots and adding to the discussion Cannabis Cultivation Solutions. Easy Roots implements the most efficient and affordable climate control systems for Cannabis Cultivation. As a systems integrator and engineering firm, Easy Roots helps cultivation companies...


HEMP!! HEMP!! HEMP!! HOORAY! Farm Bill Passed Legalizing Industrial Hemp

Hemp is now legal with the signing of the Farm Bill. Most importantly it removes hemp and any hemp derivative from The Controlled Substance Act, putting its supervision under the USDA. There are 50,000 plus uses of Hemp and its been since the beginning of time. be sure to subscribe and tell a friend.


Doctor Mary Clifton, MD, Truth About Effects of Cannabidiol, Is It Really Safe?

Mary Clifton, MD is a board certified Internist, NYS Board of Health Registration for Medical Marijuana Certification, Telemedicine Dr. Dr Clifton, works closely with oncologist and other doctors to certify eligible patients into the New York State Medical Marijuana Program. She is also an accomplished author an public speaker. This episode covers a wide range of topics that you will not want to miss. Enjoy the show and be sure to check Dr. Mary Clifton's educational mini modules at...


What You Need To Know about New Marijuana Laws, Visiting Qualifying Patients, Where Can I Smoke?

This extra short podcast discusses Per Rule 74(2) of the Administrative Rules, that a dispensary may sell or transfer marijuana products to a out of state patient if certain criteria are met. Can My Friend Help Me Grow or Trim My Plants? Todd & Craig discuss these topics and more in this radio/podcast extra. Enjoy!! Please subscribe


"La Weed" France Has Loopholes In Law, Michigan is Recreational, Daily Purchase Limits

Albeit, Michigan is now a recreational state, the public will not be able to purchase from dispensaries its only for medical now. Legalization commercial doesn't start until the state completes drafting of all the rules and regulations. Purchasing Limits: A sale or transfer of marijuana product to a registered qualifying patient or registered primary caregiver may not exceed the daily purchasing limit of 2.5 ounces per day per registered qualifying patient. (Michigan Law)


Criminal Background Checks for Dispensary Employees, Marijuana Podcast Extra

The Medical Marijuana Facilities Act and the administrative rules require all licensees to conduct a background check for each prospective employee prior to their hiring. This extra bonus podcast is short but covers this important topic. Enjoy!!


CannaRev Solutions, Chris Nani, Ohio, Georgia, Cannabis! Cannabis! & More Cannabis

Chris Nani, co-founder of CannaRev Solutions, joins Todd & Craig in the Mothership. Chris is currently in his last year at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. Chris worked in Denver explicitly handling cannabis related matters in the business sector, including writing applications, ensuring businesses were state-compliant, and researching regulations. This fall Chris helped co-author a comprehensive white paper on hemp & CBD that was presented to attorneys transitioning into the...


Michigan Lawmakers Approve Home Delivery of Marijuana up to 2.5 Ounces

Michigan lawmakers approved home delivery for marijuana patients. Dispensaries will be allowed to deliver up to 2.5 ounces per patient and do up to 10 deliveries at a time. This episode is short and only available for podcast listeners. Each week we will be releasing extra content outside the radio broadcast that will only be available on podcast formats. Enjoy!!!!


Dispensaries Could Run Out of Marijuana, Is The Smell of Marijuana Enough To Search Motor Vehicle Without Warrant? Canada to Pardon Certain Cannabis Convictions

States where marijuana is now legal could run out of product. Michigan has some 40 newly licensed medical marijuana dispensaries which could face a shortage from license growers. As of this episode there are 12 licenses growers in the state. With planting to usable product taking between 4-6 months dispensaries could face shortages. Home growers will supply the demand as the new laws start to take effect. Supposing a traffic stop is valid, an officer must expeditiously conduct the stop...