The Roll-Up #16: Mike Tyson’s Cannabis Resort

The Roll-Up features Leafly editors Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Dave Schmader in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news.

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Episode 16: Mike Tyson’s Cannabis Resort

This week: America pushes back against Jeff Sessions, Vermont votes to go legal, and Mike Tyson plans a cannabis resort in the California desert. If it has Iron Mike’s tigers, we’re sending Dave to investigate.

What, are you not familiar with the show? Every Friday, Leafly editors Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Dave Schmader dissect the week’s top stories in cannabis with analysis, arguments, jokes, and obscure cultural references.

The Roll-Up: It’s a news and culture podcast that hits the sweet spot between stoned and scholarly.

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News Stories Mentioned In Episode 15:

Colorado Delegation Moves Quickly to Stop Sessions’ War on Cannabis

Here’s Where US Attorneys Stand on Cannabis Enforcement

FAQ: What We Know About Jeff Sessions’ DOJ Action Against Legal Cannabis

Vermont Legislature Votes to Legalize, Governor Will Sign Into Law

These Senators Are All Talk, No Action on Cannabis Legalization

Yes, Trees of Mystery and the Cabazon Dinosaurs actually exist. Mike Tyson’s California cannabis resort does not. Yet.

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