Apr 6, 2017
Marijuana is coming! In fact a dispensary is about to pop up on West Street in Annapolis in a few months! We thought we should talk about it with some experts, so please welcome Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong!
Well, maybe not! But we do have Caroline Phillips and Kevin Cranford with us today. Both are advocates for the legalization of marijuana and have been VERY vocal on the national scene in lobbying for the decriminalization and legalization for medical and recreational use.
In fact, the 2nd Annual National Cannabis Festival is about to take place at RFK Stadium in Washington on April 22nd and Caroline is the Founder & CEO of it!
We sat down on the rooftop at Metropolitan Kitchen &
Lounge to talk about the existing laws, the
coming laws, misconceptions, right-conceptions, and much more.
If you are looking to go to the National Cannabis Festival, understand it is NOT a "pot fest." It is an educational and advocacy festival. Yes, they will have music and food and it will be a good time; but expect to see cannabis related vendors, organizations, lawmakers, how to grown, and a special area where Marylanders can meet the growers, cultivators, and dispensers. Get your questions answered and basically learn more than we can cover in an hour here on The Maryland Crabs! Get your tickets at the link!
Nourishment for this episode comes by way of Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge on West Street. The rooftop is about to open and the lamb burger is as fine and tasty as it has always been!
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Next week--we are talking developers. We sit down with Jeff Jacobson who is hoping to add on to the Eastport Shopping Center in Annapolis and create a more vibrant and livable community. Can he doe it? Tune in and see.
Looking ahead--Travis Pastrana, Congressmen Anthony Brown and John Sarbanes, St. John's College President Chris Nelson, the new developers of Crystal Spring ...now knows as Providence Point, a VERY frank discussion on opioid addiction and the crisis Maryland is facing, and much more!
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