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The Teamsters have formed a coalition of their Northern and Southern California joint councils to specifically work with businesses in the cannabis industry. The United Farm and Commercial Workers International Union(UFCW) has stepped up its Cannabis Workers Rising Campaign, which has lead to …

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December 27th, 2017

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"We would hope they respect our jurisdiction," UFCW spokesman Jeff Ferro said. Teamsters organizer Kristin Heidelbach said there's no need for unions to battle each other. There will be plenty of workers needing representation as small cannabis businesses run by "happy stoner" types give way to …

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December 25th, 2017

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The United Farm Workers, co-founded by iconic labor leader Cesar Chavez, says organizing an industry rooted in agriculture is a natural fit, and growers could label their products with the union's logo as a marketing strategy. "If you're a cannabis worker, the UFW wants to talk with you," national vice …

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December 25th, 2017

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Cookies and muffins that contained cannabis oil sickened several … Carolina, albeit the use of low-THC CBD oil may be allowed for certain conditions.

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April 6th, 2017

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The phrase “happy brownies” took on a grim meaning as hospital workers in North Carolina had to be rushed to the emergency room after eating …

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April 6th, 2017

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AMCO investigators were asked to come take a closer look at a leaking package containing over a 1,000 vials of CBD (cannabidiol) oil, as well as 20 …

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February 11th, 2017

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He says his work with a wire harness is not dangerous and the strain of CBD oil he uses doesn't make him high, but his employer won't let him use it.

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January 29th, 2017

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