Daniel Shortt

Daniel Shortt is a contributing writer at The Fresh Toast.

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Federal Court Denies Review Of DEA’s Marijuana Extract Rule

Last week, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit denied a lawsuit challenging the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) controversial Marihuana Extracts Rule.

Cannabis Taxation: Does IRC Section 280E Apply To Industrial Hemp?

As we discussed recently, the US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit in Hemp...

Target Sold CBD Online: Was It Legal?

The thing is that many online retailers (WalMart, Groupon, and Amazon) sell or have sold CBD online.

Legal Hemp: Coming Soon Nationwide?

Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) recently introduced S.2667, a bill which would allow states and tribes to regulate hemp production.

DEA Confirms It Cannot Regulate All Parts Of The Cannabis Plant

As per the CSA definition, we can break Exempt Cannabis Plant Material into four categories.

Washington State Gets Ready To Take On Feds Over Cannabis

Washington State Attorney General, Bob Ferguson, appears ready to defend his state’s marijuana program against Jeff Sessions and Donald Trump.

Trump On Cannabis: What Happened In The First Year

Now that we have a year’s worth of Trump administration comments and action on cannabis, it’s a good time for us to check in with the facts.

It Looks Like The DOJ Is Waving The Flag In Kettle Falls Five Case

The DOJ filed a motion o stay or remand appellate proceedings against the remaining members of the Kettle Falls Five.

Did Target Break The Law By Selling CBD Online?

BuzzFeed recently reported on Target’s short-lived effort at selling cannabis-based products online. Did they break the law?

Will Washingtonians Finally Get To Grow Their Own Marijuana?

Currently, Washington State does not allow residents to grow their own marijuana, this is true even for medical marijuana patients.