California’s recreational cannabis industry continues to march on in the face of federal uncertainties and even youngsters are finding ways to cash in on the green rush, including a Girl Scout who recently got a jump start on her cookie sales outside of a San Diego marijuana dispensary.
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WOODLAND, Calif., Jan. 2, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Yolo County has been conducting community meetings to receive input regarding a zoning ordinance for licensed medical marijuana cultivation in the unincorporated areas of the county.
San Francisco is another step closer to allowing recreational marijuana sales to start in January after city leaders approved regulations in a mandatory second vote Tuesday.
San Francisco supervisors delayed voting Tuesday on proposed pot regulations, making it more unlikely that people in this weed-friendly city will be able to buy recreational pot when adult use becomes legal Jan. 1 in California.
TRENON, N.J., Nov. 7, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – The New Jersey CannaBusiness Association (NJCBA), the state’s leading business advocacy group for expanding access to medical cannabis and responsible adult-use of cannabis, congratulates Governor-Elect Phil Murphy in his historic victory.
On a warm evening this past summer, a group of women aged 24-70+ gathered at a community center in Seattle, to share stories of their cannabis use.The Seattle gathering had been organized by Aliza Sherman, co-founder of Ellementa, which aims to connect women online and in person to educate them about cannabis.
It’s been a hot button issue for years, but action in Michigan to legalize recreational marijuana has hit the ground running.
Marijuana companies could actually help the communities that host them. And we’re not just talking about tax revenue. Legal marijuana distributors and dispensaries can – and likely will – directly improve the quality of life in the communities that they serve.
Kahnawake, QUEBEC, June 2, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Mohawk Council of Kahnawàke wishes to inform the community that a 30-day Community Consultation on the possibility of Kahnawàke entering the legal cannabis industry and what the Community will do regarding pending legislation in Canada to legalize Cannabis begins today, Thursday, June 1st through June 30th.
In this World of Cannabis Interview, watch Caroline Cahill, Managing Editor of MJINews.com and Marijuana Industry News magazine, interview Steef Fleur, photographer for Green Gold Stories.
DENVER, Oct. 24, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Where’s Weed, a popular mobile app that allows consumers to discover and review local marijuana businesses, has announced the release of “Strain Check-Ins.”
Initiative 300, a ballot initiative in Denver, Colorado, is reigniting the debate over whether to allow social use of marijuana in city businesses.
On July 27, 2016, the County of Sonoma in California will hold the first of three medical marijuana town hall meetings to receive input on marijuana regulations in Districts 3-5 of unincorporated Sonoma County.
LOS ANGELES, June 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MJIC Inc. has hired Paul Shively, founder of Paul Shively and Associates, the legal cannabis industry’s leading corporate compliance firm to lead MJIC Compliance.
A popular medical cannabis brand in that gray area in Northern California was the subject of a local law enforcement sweep, according to scattered reports from sources today.
On April 18, 2016, the Denver City Council voted 8-3 to move a bill forward that would place a cap on marijuana licenses in the city. The bill is a modified version of a previous measure that was defeated by a 6-6 deadlock.
The Oakland Museum of California has announced plans to unveil a brand new exhibit aimed at showcasing California marijuana.
On April 5, 2016, Falcon School District 49 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, released “Compassionate Cannabinoid Product Administration On District Property,” a video intended to broaden the medical cannabis discussion.
On April 2, 2016, marijuana legalization advocates plan to stage a protest outside of the White House, which will include group marijuana consumption.
On March 23, 2016, Coral Reefer, a legalization advocate and popular voice in the cannabis community, released her coverage of the California Cannabis Business Expo, which took place March 3-5, 2016, in San Francisco.
On Feb. 27, 2016, KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque reported that two young Girl Scouts were selling their Girl Scout cookies outside of Ultra Health, a medical marijuana dispensary in Albuquerque, that afternoon.
On Feb. 22, 2016, Denver City Council’s Marijuana Moratorium Committee met to discuss the saturation rate of marijuana facilities within the city limits.
On Nov. 23, 2015, Green Door Alternative, a medical marijuana dispensary in Detroit, will be giving away free turkeys to those who reside in its southwest neighborhood, living in zip codes 48209 and 48210.
Today, Oct. 28, 2015, Assemblymember Crystal Peoples-Stokes and Sen. Liz Krueger held a press conference followed by a public forum at Buffalo City Hall in Buffalo, New York, to address the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act.
CANTON, Ill., Sept. 23, 2015 — Salveo Health & Wellness is a medical cannabis dispensary in Illinois District 14, and is the first dispensary in central Illinois to be registered by the state.
I do not believe that we can talk about drugs and policing in America without talking about race. Read Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “The Myth of Police Reform.” In fact, read anything by Ta-Nehisi Coates.
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One of the most important components of the marijuana industry is the dispensary. Since marijuana can’t ship (legally) through the post office, and since laws in most states are at best vague about delivery services, the best way to sell legal marijuana is in a building, usually called a dispensary.
When Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner finally issued licenses to would-be medical marijuana businesses, it was predicted that the move would result in a slew of lawsuits and now it seems one has come to fruition.
CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, October 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –Biotech and Pharmaceutical companies focus on the development and commercialization of therapeutics for patients with infectious diseases as well as forecasts project legal medical marijuana.
WeedLog helps you to keep track of your present and past cannabis grows in the most easy and convenient way possible, by using your mobile phone.
Over Fourth of July weekend, Los Angeles hosted its first medical marijuana farmers market, called The California Heritage Market. The event was organized in an effort to help medical marijuana patients connect with growers and form organic relationships with members of the cannabis industry.