Tuesday, December 1, 2020

courts

Federal Courts Are Going Backward On Cannabis

In 2020, state courts still seem to be a good bet for cannabis businesses in cannabis-legal states. But federal courts are sliding backward.

Top 5 Fresh Toast Stories Of The Week: Sept. 25, 2020

ICYMI: Here are the headlines making news this week on The Fresh Toast.

Murderer Avoids Jail Because ‘Cannabis Made Him Do It’

The French court claims a man who committed murder isn't responsible because he was under the influence of cannabis.

Police Have Been Ordered To Return California Man’s Personal Marijuana Stash

Although marijuana is legal in California, there has been some dispute over whether police can be prosecuted under federal law for returning personal stashes of marijuana to people.

Why Businesses Are Dropping Mandatory Marijuana Drug Testing

Bucking the hiring trend of the past 30 years, companies have stopped drug testing potential employees for marijuana.

Mistrial! What’s Next For The Church Of Cannabis?

The court case involving the City of Denver and the  International Church of Cannabis was expected to be a gripping — and groundbreaking — trial.

Why Did It Take 7 Years For This Man To Get A Trial After Marijuana Bust?

Withstanding a calamity of “small neglects,” Joseph Tigano experienced “the most egregious trial delay it had ever seen,” wrote the United States Appeals Court for the Second Circuit.

Is A Legal Clampdown Coming For CBD Medical Products?

Thus far, it’s not going well for purveyors of the claim that hemp-derived CBD Medical Products are legal in all 50 US states.

FOR A WEEKLY DOSE OF THE FRESH TOAST

Hand selected from our editors with all the latest news and entertainment with a side of cannabis.

Follow Us

123,000FansLike
7,000FollowersFollow
6,500FollowersFollow

Latest Articles

A Deeper Dive Ahead Of A Key Day In Congress For Cannabis

The vote in the House will mark the first time that the House or the Senate has ever voted as a full chamber on legislation to end the federal cannabis prohibition

Here’s What To Do If You Feel Guilty For Skipping Workouts Over The Holidays

The holiday season is a stressful time, resulting in overeating and skipped workout sessions. Here's what you can do to erase the guilt and build some peace of mind.

The US Is About To Be Sandwiched Between Two Countries With Legal Weed — Is It Next?

Marijuana is legal nationwide in Canada, and it could soon be in Mexico, as well.

Cannabis: What Is Its Legal Status in Scandinavia?

What was once an illegal substance is now considered in many countries around the world as being acceptable.