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Federal Cannabis Policy Regarding Native American Sovereign Tribal Lands

Native Indian nations indigenous to this country, despite the numerous challenges facing their communities,enjoy a unique position within the American political system.  A federally recognized tribe is a Native Americanor Alaska Native tribal entity that is recognized as having a government-to-government relationship with the United State. From 1778 to 1871, this relationship was largely defined by a treaty process, which recognized and established […]

A Look Ahead at 2015 – The Legal Cannabis Industry

2014 will be looked back on as a turning point for the anti-prohibition movement. Our country witnessed the first recreational cannabis market open in Colorado, and then in Washington. For the first time, the Federal government released guidelines setting up a framework for marijuana businesses to gain access to banking and financial services. Couple that […]