An Interview with the Co-founder of the Cannabis Cultural Association, Jacob Plowden

We had the opportunity to interview Jacob Plowden, Co-founder of the Cultural Cannabis Association (“CCA”), regarding the diversity challenges that the cannabis industry faces.  The CCA is New York-based organization founded in 2016 that promotes involvement from underprivileged communities in the legalized cannabis industry.  This interview supplements our previously published article titled, “The Federal Status […]

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The Federal Status of Cannabis – Is it Whitewashing the Industry?

The cannabis industry is budding. Medical cannabis is legal in twenty-five states and the District of Columbia. Four states and the District of Columbia have legalized the adult-use of cannabis; Alaska, Colorado, Washington and Oregon, permit the sale and purchase of cannabis for adults, creating lucrative commercial markets generating billions of tax dollars. This November, […]

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