As more and more states vote to completely legalize Cannabis, many anticipate the Feds will follow suit. Earlier this month, President Trump commented on how after the November Primaries he would support ending the blanket federal ban on marijuana. In Canada, this has already happened and has caused Cannabis valuations to soar to 4 billion dollars.
Hear from industry experts as they discuss legislative updates, valuations, as well as medical impacts on life threatening diseases. Legalization of cannabis in California has been great for the state — according to the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration. In 6 months, the industry has generated over $134 million in state, sales, and excise tax (not including local taxes). It has meant more oversight and safety testing, and fewer people thrown in jail for possession. However, what have been the unexpected consequences? Are the positives effects on seizures, cancer, depression, Alzheimer’s, chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and anti-inflammatory cannabinoids, not named THC, really worth the hype?