NFT Market Expands in Alcohol, Athletics and Art; Regulators Warn Against Crypto Risks; U.S. Agencies Target Crypto Fraud | BakerHostetler

[co-author: Lauren Bass] Alcohol, Athletics, and Art: NFT Adoption Continues to Expand By Lauren Bass To celebrate National Rum Day, a privately held liquor label has reportedly launched a platform from which it will auction a specially designed non-fungible token (NFT) – a 3D video that details the history and journey of the label. Sale… Continue reading NFT Market Expands in Alcohol, Athletics and Art; Regulators Warn Against Crypto Risks; U.S. Agencies Target Crypto Fraud | BakerHostetler

Fresno liquor store owner uses social media to deter people with fake IDs from trying to buy alcohol

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — A Fresno store owner is taking a new approach to deter people with fake ID’s from trying to buy alcohol at his store. When he catches someone, he posts the video on social media. Harmanpreet Singh owns Red Wave Liquor on E. Shaw Avenue, right across the street from Fresno State.… Continue reading Fresno liquor store owner uses social media to deter people with fake IDs from trying to buy alcohol

Cannabis use spiked, but methamphetamine use plunged in Australia during COVID-19 lockdown

Wastewater samples taken during 2020 show that methamphetamine (ice) use plunged in Australia during the first COVID-19 lockdown while cannabis use spiked, according to a new study led by the University of South Australia. Western Australia recorded the largest drop in ice loads, falling more than 50 per cent between April and June 2020, attributed… Continue reading Cannabis use spiked, but methamphetamine use plunged in Australia during COVID-19 lockdown