Articles tagged with "SAFE Banking Act"
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Interview: Will SAFE Banking make it through the Senate?David Downs - Published on May 8, 2023Read more
Listen to our expert break it down on NPR.
Can the Republican House pass cannabis reform? Don Murphy thinks so, and he’s fighting to make it happenMax Savage Levenson - Published on January 30, 2023Read more
Liberal arguments won’t sway votes among House GOP members. But Don Murphy knows how cannabis reform and legalization makes sense to conservatives.
After a week of hope, the SAFE Banking Act dies again in the SenateMax Savage Levenson - Published on December 8, 2022Read more
Proponents’ hopes were dashed once again, after GOP senators fought against including the measure in a defense budget bill.
SAFE Banking has ‘perfect opportunity’ to pass in Congress soon, says legalization leaderBruce Barcott - Published on May 16, 2022Read more
‘Cash only’ rules have led to armed robberies and murder. Now Congress has its best chance to pass desperately needed reform.
Victory! California cops agree to stop stealing cannabis cash from armored vansMax Savage Levenson - Published on May 12, 2022Read more
After a lawsuit, a sheriff’s department in Southern California agreed to stop harassing armored vans transporting legal weed revenue. Federal authorities returned the money.
Despite federal legalization, banks in Canada still won’t work with weedDavid Silverberg - Published on May 2, 2022Read more
Banks in Canada continue to discriminate against cannabis clients in spite of legalization (unless you can pay-to-play).
Murder changed my mind: Pass the SAFE Banking Act nowBruce Barcott - Published on March 25, 2022Read more
The murder of Jordan Brown has forced me to change my opposition to the SAFE Banking Act. It should change Sen. Cory Booker’s mind too.
The dangers of running a multimillion-dollar cash businessDanté Jordan - Published on August 27, 2021Read more
Danger runs high for cannabis businesses forced to house large sums of cash. Here’s how one cannabis business survives.
‘Vote Democrat to legalize it,’ Sen. Chuck Schumer tells LeaflyDavid Downs - Published on September 14, 2020Read more
The Senate’s minority leader warns that Republicans are “totally opposed.”
Cannabis banking reform included in latest Congressional COVID relief billBruce Barcott - Published on May 12, 2020Read more
The SAFE Banking Act has been folded into the latest coronavirus relief measure. That’s huge.