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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.






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...


ENOUGH OF THE COLOR CODED DRUG TESTING!!! Will Prosecutors Dismiss Cases Now That Marijuana is Legal? Global Fat Bike Day

What happens to past criminal convictions for possession of marijuana in states where marijuana is now legal? Are prosecutors dismissing pending possession cases in states that just voted for recreational cannabis? Todd & Craig discuss these topics and more. Also,Todd rails on courts that order random color coded drug testing before the person is found guilty of any crime. Steve joins the mother ship to promote global fat bike day. Additionally, other global cannabis issues are covered along...


MICHIGAN, Approves Recreational Marijuana, What you need to know, NORTH DAKOTA Voters said NO, UTAH & MISSOURI, YES

The Great State of Michigannnnnnnnnnnn approved recreational marijuana. This episode discusses what you need to know to abide by the new rules and regulations that govern the state. NORTH DAKOTA voters said no to free the weed. Utah and Missouri approved medical marijuana. Rachel is back in the mother ship joining Craig & Todd for an in-depth discussion on what this all means. This episode will not let you down. Enjoy!! Please subscribe to podcast


MedMen Seeks Trademark for Word "Cannabis", Roadside THC Breathalyzer, Rachel Levitt

A west coast cannabis company filed an application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office to trademark the word "Cannabis" to be used on merchandising. Rachel Levitt joins Todd and Craig in the mother ship to discuss the pros and cons. It is inevitable with so many states passing recreational cannabis laws, that the roadside THC breathalyzer will soon be used by law enforcement. Todd discusses the science and legality behind this device and the companies seeking to cash in on...


Please Free The WEED! Michigan Proposition 1, Rachel Levitt, CANADA Border Crossing

In one week Michigan will decide whether or not to free the weed. Michigan voters will be deciding the fate of The Mitten becoming a recreational marijuana state. Featuring Rachel Levitt, providing commentary on Proposition 1; how many ounces you can carry, etc. Also, Todd & Craig discuss how to get into Canada if you have a criminal record. Other topics include Todd's Gran Torino, Smart Cars, and much more.


Search And Seizure, Cell Phone Records, Miranda, Marijuana, Electric Scooters,

This episode covers a recent United Supreme Court Case regarding the Fourth Amendment. The federal government obtained court orders directing wireless carriers to disclose cell-site location information (CSLI) under the Stored Communications Act (SCA) for an individual accused of committing crimes across two states. Todd & Craig, discuss the case and the decision by the higher court. Todd, has an ongoing case where Miranda is an issue. The question is when is Miranda appropriate? When does...



Canada becomes the 2nd country to legalize marijuana from east to west and north to south. This episode goes province to province breaking down what you need to know to comply with Canada's new legalization laws. This episode will give you insight into what could happen when the U.S. removes marijuana from schedule 1 of the controlled substance act (CSA). This episode will not disappoint the listener. Please subscribe and tell a friend.


Indicas, Sativa, CBD, What is the difference? Hunting, Pouching Penalties, BIG HAIR!!!

Indicas can cause drowsiness, Sativa provide a more high energy effect. CBD, (Cannabidiol) is a non psychoactive compound. This episode discusses these differences and more with special studio guest "BIG HAIR" Craig brings up a number of good points in regards to the opiate epidemic vs hearing about the marijuana epidemic. Hunting season is in full swing across most of the country. Make sure you know what the laws in your state are to avoid stiff penalties, loss of hunting license and...



Companies are developing research and technology trying to be first to market with a marijuana breath testing device that can be used by law enforcement and the workplace. These devices will detect (THC-the psychoactive component of marijuana that causes intoxication. Defense attorneys will argue that roadside testing of a persons saliva could and will violate the 4th amendment right of that person by intrusion into their person. There is also an argument that Todd brings forth that each...


VAPING! VAPING! VAPING! What is Vaping? FDA Launches Anti Vaping Campaign Targeting Teens

An electronic e-cigarette is an handheld electronic device that stimulates the feeling of tobacco smoking. It works by heating a liquid to generate an aerosol commonly called a "Vapor" that the user inhales. Users who purchase these devices have options for no nicotine or small levels of nicotine. Additionally, you can use e-cigarettes with no levels of nicotine whatsoever. Others have used these "MODS" to smoke cannabis. The FDA have launched a huge campaign targeting youth to warn of the...


Guns, Cannabis and Obtaining a Marijuana facility License, Capitol Requirements for Marijuana License

This show does not disappoint the listener as Todd & Craig discuss the issue of a person holding a concealed pistol license and whether or not that prevents you from applying for a cannabis license. Also: what is the capitalization requirement in the state pf Michigan to obtain one or more marijuana facilities license? How do I get my driving privileges back after receiving a financial responsibility judgment? What does it mean to apply for a micro grow license come November? Huge show that...


50 State Review Where Marijuana is Legal, Medical, illegal, Bank Secrecy Act, Electric Bikes

This episode take a look at all 50 states and what the status of the current marijuana laws are at. There are 4 states where it is illegal while 46 states have some form of medical, recreational, CBD programs or both. Todd & Craig talk about how difficult it is for marijuana businesses to utilize banks and credit unions. Electric bikes and the new laws regulating where they can ride and not ride. This episode moves fast with tons of information. Enjoy!!! Please Subscribe


Canadian Medical Association Recommends Terminating Medical Marijuana, Open Intoxication, Resisting & Obstructing Police, You Have The Right To Remain Silent

The (CMA) Canadian Medical Association is putting forth a proposal that would terminate Canada's existing medical marijuana program. College students across the country return to campus for a weekend of partying. What is Open Intoxication? What is Resisting & Obstructing an Officer? Todd & Craig provide listeners with a number of complaints regarding grocery store checkouts, Mustang using washer fluid and much more. Fun show full of law, humor and interesting facts ENJOY!!


What is The Definition of Marijuana, Little John is Back, Recreational License, My Compassion

Little John, stops by to provide commentary, insight and always a twist of humor to the topics of discussion. Show topics include, defining what is Marijuana as defined by Michigan statue, Ingham County Marijuana Diversion Program, Tailgating Senior Citizen, Who is My & Dispensaries who are not qualified must shut down or face legal sanctions. This episode is fun, fast, informative and will not disappoint the listener. Please subscribe and tell friends about...