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Brittney Griner’s Wife Tells ‘CBS Mornings’ She’s Terrified, Feels WNBA Star Is A Hostage In Russia

In her first interview since her wife, WNBA superstar Brittney Griner was sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison for drug possession, Cherelle Griner told “CBS Mornings” co-host Gayle King that she…

Trump Mouthpiece Sarah Huckabee Sanders Equates Legal Weed With Opioid Epidemic And She’s Running For Governor

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who you will remember as the contentious White House press secretary under Donald Trump from 2017 to 2019 is now running for governor in Arkansas and she doesn’t care…

BREAKING: Russian Court Sets Brittney Griner’s Appeal Hearing For Oct. 25

A Russian court has set Oct. 25 as the date for Brittney Griner’s appeal against her nine-year prison sentence for drug possession. The Moscow region court said it will hear…

‘It’s like Christmas Eve’ In Vermont As Cannabis Sales Finally Begin – SLANG Worldwide (OTC:SLGWF)

Recreational cannabis shops finally opened for business on October 1 to lines of people who were patiently waiting since the crack of dawn. After all, Vermont legislators took fully two years to sign…

LeBron’s Passion For Pickleball Pumps Up The Sports Community, This CBD Company Is Also Delighted

LeBron James made headlines this week when he and his longtime business partner Maverick Carter announced they’re buying a professional pickleball team, along with fellow NBA stars Kevin Love of the Cleveland Cavaliers and…

Seth Rogen Talks Pot, Pottery, Positive Projects And Now He’s Launching A Houseplant Raffle

In a Zoom interview with Vogue, Seth Rogen sat “spinning a just-rolled joint through his fingers.” He talked about raffling off some of his handmade vases to make room in his closet…

Brittney Griner’s Former College Coach Refuses To Comment On Her Russia Detention, Twitter Blows Up – Twitter (NYSE:TWTR)

Louisiana State University (LSU) women’s basketball coach Kim Mulkey was asked to comment on Brittney Griner’s detention in Russia, to which she abruptly declined. Mulkey, Griner’s coach at Baylor University from 2009-2013, apparently had a…

Amended Autopsy Finds Elijah McClain Died From Ketamine Injected By Paramedics Called By Cops

Elijah McClain, a 23-year-old Black man, was forcibly detained by police in Aurora Colorado while walking home from a local supermarket following a 911 call that his behavior was ‘sketchy.’ McClain was a…

Images Of Americans Detained Abroad Including Brittney Griner Projected On NYC Buildings For Biden And UN To See

This past weekend, large images of 19 wrongfully detained Americans abroad, including WNBA star and Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner appeared on buildings throughout New York City as meetings of world leaders at the United…

Brittney Griner: Where Are We At With The Prisoner Swap? This NYC Lawyer Has Inside Info

Criminal defense attorney Steve Zissou and his client the convicted Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout, who is serving out a 25-year sentence in federal prison, are looking forward to making big news when/if the prisoner swap takes place. The…

All Aboard The CannaBus Tour: Texas Weed Company Rides For Awareness About Medical Marijuana Laws

Coming soon to a Texas town near you: a roving cannabis dispensary with a purpose. The CannaBus is setting out soon for its “Ride For Your Rights” tour as part of…

Join Florida’s Medical Marijuana Market? A Long, Winding & Expensive Road If You’re Black, But There’s News! – Trulieve Cannabis (OTC:TCNNF)

The owner of a Suwanee County farm is in line to become Florida’s first Black medical marijuana operator, beating out 11 other applicants competing for a license earmarked for a Black…

Weed-Smoking Michigan Man Who Stormed Capitol On Jan 6 Gets Five Years In Federal Prison – Meta Platforms (NASDAQ:META)

A Michigan man was sentenced on Friday to five years in prison on felony and misdemeanor charges for his role in the Trump-inspired Jan. 6 mob attack on the Capitol that sought to…

Coast Guard In Florida Seizes Up To Half-Billion Dollars In Cannabis And Cocaine Off Miami

The U.S. Coast Guard recovered nearly 30,000 pounds of cocaine and cannabis, valued at more than $475 million, offloading it on Thursday at the Base Miami Beach, Florida. The drugs retrieved by…

Brittney Griner’s Wife And Paul Whelan’s Sister Meet With Joe Biden In Oval Office

President Joe Biden sat down in the Oval Office with Brittney Griner’s wife Cherelle Griner and former Marine Paul Whelan’s sister Elizabeth late Friday, Reuters reported. Biden conducted separate meetings to assure the…

Defense Department Warns Hemp Cereal, Shampoo, Lotion, Drinks & More Jeopardize ‘Military Readiness’

The use of marijuana and marijuana-related substances is prohibited by all military service members and Department of Defense civilian employees, said the Dept. of Defense in a warning released by the Elgin Air…

TPCO Holding (OTC:GRAMF), Flora Growth (NASDAQ:FLGC) – Benzinga Cannabis Award Winners Announced At Chicago Conference, Check Out Full List

For the first time ever, the 15th edition of the Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference, underway in Chicago September 13-14, presented a series of Benzinga Cannabis Awards. “Finding the best of the best in cannabis is…

Aurora Cannabis (NASDAQ:ACB), Cronos Group (NASDAQ:CRON), Tilray (NASDAQ:TLRY), Canopy Gwth (NASDAQ:CGC) – Tilray, Canopy Growth, Cronos And Aurora Get Bumped From Norway’s $1.2 Trillion Wealth Fund, Here’s Why

Norway’s $1.2 trillion sovereign wealth fund will not invest directly or indirectly in four Canadian cannabis stocks because they produce recreational marijuana, which remains illegal within its borders. Fund manager Norges Bank Investment Management…

Venezuelan Armed Forces Make Largest Cannabis Bust In 10 Years, Colombia Cartel Members Arrested

The armed forces of Venezuela announced Monday that they’d made the largest marijuana bust in a decade. Members of the armed forces intercepted a vessel carrying more than 3.1 tons of marijuana, nearly 18 pounds of cocaine and outboard…

Will Russian Criminal Mastermind & Crypto Launderer Be Part Of Brittney Griner Prisoner Swap?

The lawyer for Russian criminal mastermind Alexander Vinnik, accused of laundering more than $4 billion through the digital currency bitcoin (BTC/USD), urged Moscow on Monday to begin negotiations with the United States…

MAGA Rally: Trump Calls For Death To Drug Dealers, Says Fetterman Uses Hard Drugs And Wears Dirty Sweatsuits

In case you were enjoying the last days of summer over the long Labor Day weekend and missed the Saturday MAGA rally in Pennsylvania, here’s an update you might find…

Tesla Motors (TSLA) – Elon Musk: Henry Ford Did It, You Can Too, Hemp’s Myriad Uses Including Cars, Fuel, Textiles & Beer!

As so often reported, hemp-based CBD has numerous uses in the development of medicines for a variety of conditions and illnesses. But with Labor Day upon us, how about we look at…

US Ambassador To Russia Leaves Post: How Will This Affect Brittney Griner And Other American Prisoners In Russia?

The U.S. Ambassador to Russia on Sunday ended his tenure as America’s top diplomat in Moscow after nearly three years. Spanning the Trump and Biden administrations, Ambassador John Sullivan will retire…

Despite Brittney Griner’s Nightmare Saga, Americans Will Still Play Basketball In Russia

At least 32 Americans have signed up to play in Russia’s top basketball league this coming season despite Brittney Griner’s harrowing experience, according to USA TODAY.  Griner had been playing for…

Canopy Growth Corp (CGC) – What Do You Do With Five Hundred Tons Of Surplus Weed? Cannabis Producers Have An Oversupply Problem

When Canada became the second country in the world, after Uruguay, to legalize cannabis, weed companies were viewed as pioneers in “the green frontier.” Their stocks and their fortunes soared.…