Opinion: Ok Boomer: Why Joe Biden is Not the guy

It should come as no surprise that cannabis was a main topic of discussion during the 5th Presidential Debate. While everyone laughed and praised Corey Booker for his roasting of Joe Biden, I think it is very telling about the range of diverse opinions within the democratic party. For one, younger delegates appear to understand…

Brownie Mary: The Florence Nightingale of Cannabis

Early Life Mary Jane Rathbun was born in Chicago, Illinois on December 22, 1922 to a conservative Irish Catholic family. Raised in Minneapolis Minnesota, Mary showed a bold disregard for authority at an early age. When she was 13 she fought back against a nun who tried to cane her. Knowing this, it is not…

Cannabis Career Guide: Budtender

One of the most common questions I get asked is, “How do I break into the cannabis industry?” Whether you are new to cannabis or a long-time user everyone wants to make sure they are not missing out on this green rush. Some careers paths will be an easy transition. Regulatory positions may require additional…

Cannabis Career Guide: Hospitality Associate

One of the most common questions I get asked is, “How do I break into the cannabis industry?” Whether you are new to cannabis or a long-time user everyone wants to make sure they are not missing out on this green rush. Some careers paths will be an easy transition. Regulatory positions may require additional…

CBD Business, Part 2: Federal v. State Laws

Federal vs. State CBD Legislation With recreational marijuana being illegal in most regions of the United States, it creates a lot of confusion for individuals regarding the regulations of cannabidiol (CBD). Especially as CBD oil products are growing in popularity, a great deal of people do not understand the difference between CBD and marijuana. What…

CBD Products for Fitness Enthusiasts

Top Cannabidiol (CBD) Wellness Products As the benefits of cannabis and its components, such as cannabidiol (CBD), become more commonly known, the demand for products that incorporate these compounds have increased. The market has become saturated with CBD infused products, making it nearly impossible to sift through them all. “The CBD market grew by 57%…

Cannabis Career Guide: Edible Chef

One of the most common questions I get asked is, “How do I break into the cannabis industry?” Whether you are new to cannabis or a long-time user everyone wants to make sure they are not missing out on this green rush. Some careers paths will be an easy transition. Regulatory positions may require additional…

Rose Law Group, Part 2

Cannabis practice group profile with The Kush Chronicle. A dialogue on the current trends in the cannabis legal space with Laura A. Bianchi, Justin Brandt and Jessica Hale. Continued from the Rose Law Group, Part 1. Laura Bianchi How has the legal cannabis landscape changed in 2019?  We’ve seen an incredible amount of activity in…

Rose Law Group, Part 1

As cannabis legalization spreads throughout the US, legal complexities will be a major hurdle for up and coming start ups. Whether you are a cannabis culinary champ, an investor, grower or any other auxiliary services regulatory and compliance issues will present unique challenges. Rose Law Group–based in Scottsdale, AZ– has set themselves on the forefront…

Laura Bianchi:  Lawyer, Cannabis Advocate, Leader

Laura Bianchi  is a Partner with the Rose Law Group and Director of Cannabis practice. A multi-faceted, passionate and hardworking individual, Laura aims to promote the legalization of cannabis while educating consumers about the health and economic benefits. I had the pleasure of discussing some key topics in the current cannabis debate. Primarily, I wanted to…