Friday, October 23, 2020

David Hodes

David Hodes is a cannabis business and lifestyle journalist based in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. He is the former editor of seven different business magazines, and has contributed feature articles to several general business/lifestyle publications as well as 11 national cannabis publications including Sensi, Dope, Leafly, Cannabis Science and Technology, Cannabis Business Executive and others. He was named the 2018 Journalist of the Year by Americans for Safe Access, the largest medical cannabis advocacy organization in the world, and has moderated and/or presented sessions at six national and international cannabis business conferences. Hodes is member of the National Press Club, and deputy booking agent for the National Press Club Headliners Committee.

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Can You Have A Psychedelic Experience On Cannabis?

Cannabis is a strange, complex plant that researchers are still trying to figure out.

Cannabis Stocks, Cruise Lines Have A Lot To Gain From A Biden Victory

A Biden victory could open the door for the decriminalization of adult-use marijuana, potential rescheduling and other federal cannabis legislation.

Why The 2020 Election Could Change Everything For The Cannabis Industry

The cannabis industry is more and more hopeful for a Biden victory as election day gets closer, which also means a Kamala Harris victory.

Don’t Hold Your Breath For Federal Cannabis Legalization

While states have been increasingly willing to legalize cannabis, the federal government has dropped the ball.

Is Marijuana Addictive? Let’s Discuss

There are so many ways to get THC into your system now, and researchers say that’s the problem.

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Why Mice Are Perfect For Marijuana Research

Mice are anatomically, physiologically, and genetically similar to humans. In fact, humans and mice share about 95% of their 30,000 genes.

Don’t Fall For Fake Law Enforcement Drug Stops — They’re Illegal!

There’s a new drug corridor in Kansas, part of a “narcotics pipeline” that law enforcement in the state has identified and enforces today using an illegal drug-stop ruse.

Buyer Beware — Product Fraud Is Alive And Well In The Cannabis Industry

There are plenty of legitimate operators who actually want to help the industry get over these growing pains, create good and safe products, and beat down the illicit market.

What Is Hash And Why Is It Making A Comeback?

Hashish has a long history. It was the original marijuana concentrate, first appearing in Persia around the 9th century.

Is Social Acceptance Of Marijuana Closer Than We Think?

The simple fact that recreational consumption has now come to some of the most populous states in the country is changing attitudes about weed.

Law Enforcement Is Trying To Be Cannabis Cool — But It’s Not Easy

How is a cop supposed to tell the difference between a consumer using a legal product, and an illegal consumer using or transporting a product from the illicit market?