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C3 Podcast No. 5: Dr. John MacKay

In No. 5 of the C3 Podcast, host Curt Robbins from Higher Learning LV gives regular co-hosts John Bailey from the Mindset Genesis and Dena Putnam from Leafwize Naturals the week off to conduct a one-on-one interview with Dr. John MacKay, one of the leading chemists and cannabinoid extraction scientists in North America.

MacKay shares his insight on alt cannabinoids such as delta-8 THC and why CBD is not the darling treatment for epilepsy (it's a sibling molecule that he explains in the interview).

Read the Higher Learning LV Interview featuring Dr. John MacKay here:

MacKay also shares how he thinks the cannabis industry needs to self-regulate instead of waiting for federal regulatory oversight to set the rules for this controversial but rapidly growing emerging segment of the U.S. economy.

The podcast wraps with a brief discussion of how U.S. federal authorities didn't launch the prohibition of cannabis. Rather, U.S. states began the anti-cannabis crusade in the nineteen teens, with Canada invoking federal-level cannabis prohibition in 1923 and the U.S. following suit in 1937.

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This weekly 30-minute podcast is targeted at cannabis and hemp industry professionals and is strategically free of profanity and crude dialog. This audio session was edited for length and clarity.

Listen now at Higher Learning LV, on Apple Podcasts or Spotify, and most other major podcasting platforms (including Amazon Music, Anchor, Google Podcasts, iHeart Radio, Pandora, and Stitcher).

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