Michigan State Rep. Jewell Jones and his attorney, Byron Nolan, gained a small victory today, Nov. 4, when the judge assigned to Jones' case ordered an evidentiary hearing. This came after Nolan argued the Representative should never have been arrested on April 6 in the first place.
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The world's largest cannabis business conference returned, celebrating 10 years of industry and the sector's brightest minds. But what happens to diversity as business expands?
Indigenous Peoples' Day 2021: Honeysuckle Celebrates Randall's Island Gathering and Shinnecock Nation's Times Square Billboards
As the nation officially recognized Indigenous Peoples' Day, Honeysuckle honored Indigenous culture and plant medicine at IPDNYC's Randall's Island international gathering and through a landmark Times Square campaign with the Shinnecock Nation.
Using lessons from Arab Spring, many activists for Palestinian liberation are using social media as tools in their fight for justice. Thought leaders discuss the pros and cons of social media activism, and the suppression of Palestinian voices online.
Those working toward equity and inclusion cannot overcome their privilege until they understand how anti-Black racism directly impacts Black Americans, argues Pastor Isaac Scott.
The Shinnecock Indian Nation will have new opportunities with Little Beach Harvest, a cannabis company led by Managing Director Chenae Bullock in partnership with TILT Holdings. To celebrate Indigenous People's Day 2021, Bullock reminds us of the legacy of plant medicine in First Nations cultures.
Michele Norris, Karen Toulon, Nikole Hannah-Jones, Yamiche Alcindor and Michel Martin discussed breaking barriers as Black women in journalism on the International Women's Media Foundation's latest panel.
Social equity and legacy operators in New York drove the discussion at a summit of the cannabis industry's top minds. How do we put diversity at the forefront of the legal industry?
On Thursday, the House Judiciary Committee voted to advance the MORE Act, critical legislation to repeal federal cannabis prohibition, for the second time. Will this finally help the bill succeed?
Ahead of International Food Waste Awareness Day, it's crucial that we remember those coping with food insecurity. Pastor Isaac Scott believes the stigmas surrounding poverty make the economic struggles with food even more untenable - but addressing these issues can shift the narrative.
Democratic Mayoral candidate Eric Adams has branded himself "The People's Candidate" and claimed support for sweeping police reforms. But would any of his plans really change the NYPD's racially-biased practices? Welcome, folks, to an idea of the Adams administration.
Since Summer 2021, New Jersey has expunged 362,000 criminal records relating to low-level cannabis cases. The state Judiciary indicates over 125,000 more at least are still to come.
The United States Department of Justice announced a new policy limiting the use of chokeholds and "no-knock" entries, among other forceful practices, for federal law enforcement.
Imprisoned for a crime he didn't commit, Donyelle Woods and his family, aided by the nonprofit Silent Cry Inc., seek to end Michigan's history of wrongful convictions and oversentencing.