ADVOCACY & SOCIAL JUSTICE NEWS
COVID-19 AND MEDICAL AND ADULT USE CANNABIS
May 5, 2020
C3RN Participated in public testimony in Massachusetts related to access to financial capital for cannabis businesses impacted by COVID-19.
On May 5, 2020 the Joint Committee on Community Development and Small Businesses in Massachusetts had a Virtual Hearing related to Bill S.2643 An Act establishing a Massachusetts Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) for businesses ineligible for the comparable federal PPP.
C3RN CEO and Co-Founder testified today in support of this bill that would allow access to financial relief for businesses that are ineligible to receive support from Federal or State programs - this bill could support cannabis and hemp small businesses, farmers, and retailers in Massachusetts with much needed funding.
MASSACHUSETTS VAPE BAN NOVEMBER 2019
Nov 12, 2019 Press Conference Speakers:
Commissioner Shaleen Title, MA CCC
Dr. Peter Grinspoon, Harvard/MGH
Dr. Michael Siegel, BUSPH
Kate Phillips, C3RN
Crysta Ascolillo, Nicotine Vape Consumer
Dr. Marion McNabb, C3RN
Grant Smith, Medical Cannabis Patient