[PRESS RELEASE] Yes We Cann: Cannabis market and symposium

The Chicago Reader, MOCA modern cannabis dispensary, and Emporium Arcade Bar have joined together to present Yes We Cann, a cannabis market and symposium, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. This will be a day focused on educating and empowering Chicagoans about cannabis and hemp, while giving a platform to local businesses, educators, and professionals dedicated to the field. A marketplace will

By |2019-10-17T14:06:30-06:00October 10th, 2019|HLG In The News, Marijuana|

Deadhead Cannabis Show: Episode 18

The recent, unexplained rash of deaths linked to the use of vaporizers is creating concern within the cannabis industry.  Jim Marty and Larry Mishkin gave an in-depth discussion about the likely causes. They also reflect on its impact on the industry and talk about possible solutions. The show ends with a recap of the summer

By |2019-10-17T14:24:22-06:00October 3rd, 2019|Hemp, HLG In The News|

Deadhead Cannabis Show: Episode 17

The recent, unexplained rash of deaths linked to the use of vaporizers is creating concern within the cannabis industry.  Jim Marty and Larry Mishkin gave an in-depth discussion about the likely causes. They also reflect on its impact on the industry and talk about possible solutions. The show ends with a recap of the summer

By |2019-10-17T13:51:54-06:00October 3rd, 2019|Hemp, HLG In The News|

There’s gold in that green: Industrial hemp comes to the High Plains

In 1848, James Marshall discovered the first flakes of gold at Sutter’s Mill in Coloma, California. Those flakes led to the California Gold Rush and turned the newly acquired ex-Mexican territory into a billion-dollar shot for the American economy. This is a critical distinction, explained Larry Mishkin, attorney with Hoban Law Group, a Denver, Colorado-based

By |2019-09-18T13:35:34-06:00July 22nd, 2019|HLG In The News|

Illinois Law Enforcement Has No Way To Roadside Test For Marijuana Impairment While Driving As Legalization Looms

Drivers under the influence of marijuana are up to twice as likely to crash, according to a AAA report. In a state that is gearing up for legalization, there’s been pushback from the beginning from groups like the Illinois Sheriff’s Association, who said there is no roadside testing available for use by law enforcement in

By |2019-09-18T13:38:06-06:00June 24th, 2019|HLG In The News|

Adult Use Marijuana Will Be Legal In Illinois Jan. 1, But Not Without Limitations

Marijuana will be legal for all Illinois residents and visitors over the age of 21 beginning in January, but he law does not protect those people from possibly losing their jobs, homes and more. --- “It is not a free ticket to go and buy marijuana and smoke it anywhere and anytime,” said attorney Larry

By |2019-09-18T13:39:01-06:00June 13th, 2019|HLG In The News|