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Public Hearings Scheduled for Butane Hash Oil Bill

Public Hearings Scheduled for Butane Hash Oil Bill

For a full read up on the authors and co-sponsors of this bill, please read Jay’s Blog entitled Republicans mount attack against cannabis extracts. The basics of this bill are an increase in penalty for manufacturing, sales and possession of butane hash oil (BHO). We oppose this legislation. Senate Bill 440 and Assembly Bill 440…

Gov Evers vetos Republican bad BHO Bill

Gov Evers vetos Republican bad BHO Bill

Republicans gang up on butane hash oil and ram through a bill to increase penalties for certain cannabis concentrates. The Republicans jammed their bill through public hearings, and bill authors offered testimony to their own bills rather than calling in industry experts. The bill language was weak. The change in law was not needed. And…

Senate Bill 790 – Decriminalization Committee Analysis

Senate Bill 790 – Decriminalization Committee Analysis

The Democrats comprehensive legislation addressing cannabis reform under an adult use / medical marijuana combination bill Senate Bill Number of 545 and the Republican partisan decriminalization Senate Bill 790 land in the same committee. Republican leadership picks what bills go to what committee. This is a slight diversion from early this year when the first…

Republicans present legalization bill, choose wrong plant

Republicans present legalization bill, choose wrong plant

Republicans present legalization bill Wisconsin Republicans present legalization bill, but choose the wrong plant. 2021 started off with Republicans submitting Assembly Bill 130 / Senate Bill 164 which would have decriminalized simple marijuana possession at the state level to $100. Of course, everything marijuana reform related was gutted from the budget again this session. Senate…

Catch WI Senator Felzkowski on Tour and Say High

Catch WI Senator Felzkowski on Tour and Say High

Sessions with WI Senator Felzkowski and Rep. Callahan will be held Oct 7th, 2021: Tomahawk, WI – Tomahawk VFW Post 2687 at 9am Elcho, WI – 11:30am in Elcho Community Pavilion Aniwa, WI – 1:45pm in Aniwa at the Community Center.   Oct 8th WI Senator Felzkowski and Rep. Swearingen will be holding sessions also:…

Senate Bill 545 Committee Analysis

Senate Bill 545 Committee Analysis

Senate Bill 545 Committee Analysis by Jay Selthofner The comprehensive legislation addressing cannabis reform under an adult use / medical marijuana combination bill (LRB-4361) has been assigned the Senate Bill Number of 545. It has been assigned to the Senate Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety. The companion bill is awaiting an assembly bill number…

Gov Evers backs fed marijuana banking bill

Gov Evers backs fed marijuana banking bill

Yet another sign that Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers (D) is championing marijuana reform comes in the form of a letter to Congressional Leaders urging them approve the SAFE Banking Act. What has Evers done? Governor Evers has proposed everything he could and presented it to the State Republicans in several ways and they have all…

Adam Jarchow enters Attorney General Race

Adam Jarchow enters Attorney General Race

Wisconsin’s historic bipartisan cannabis decriminalization bill in 2017 included a number of sponsors of cannabis law reform legislation not seen before. The legislators on this bill included a few Republicans and were led by Rep. Adam Jarchow (R-Balsam Lake). There were five other GOP cosponsors, Kathleen Bernier (R-Lake Hallie), Reps. Joel Kitchens (R-Sturgeon Bay) Dale…

Mequon Marijuana Meeting Sept 16th, 2021

Mequon Marijuana Meeting Sept 16th, 2021

Conversation on Cannabis legalization Thu, Sep 16, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM at the Frank L. Weyenberg Library (Tolzman Conference Room) at 11345 N Cedarburg Rd, Mequon 53092 A 1 hour open discussion to meet and discuss marijuana legalization. Collect signatures of support. Confront Republican opposition and gain Republican allies is always on the agenda….