27
Oct
2020

WeedMD’s Color Cannabis Vaporizers Launch in Ontario

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WeedMD’s Color Cannabis Vaporizers Launch in Ontario Portland, OR — PRESS RELEASE — At its regular monthly meeting on Oct. 15, 2020, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) moved forward with plans to streamline the agency’s recreational marijuana licensing process and adjust compliance and enforcement activity through a Verification of Compliance (VOC) program. The Commission

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11
Sep
2020

Wildfires Threaten Oregon’s Cannabis Industry

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Wildfires Threaten Oregon’s Cannabis Industry The devastating wildfires that have ravaged the West Coast this week are posing a threat to Oregon’s marijuana industry. The Oregonian, citing the Oregon Liquor Control Commission, reported that “an estimated 20 percent of state-licensed marijuana businesses – roughly 408 – face some level of evacuation,” which includes “stores, marijuana

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11
Sep
2020

How Does Cannabis Get You High?

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How Does Cannabis Get You High? How do marijuana’s psychoactive properties work? Have you ever looked at your hands? I mean really looked at your hands? You might think you have, but as the above classic Doonesbury cartoon implies, people who are high on cannabis may perceive mundane objects to be far more fascinating than

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11
Sep
2020

How Marketable Are Minor Cannabinoids?

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How Marketable Are Minor Cannabinoids? To quote Kenneth Morrow in his piece “What to do with Surplus Cannabis” from Cannabis Business Times’ August 2020 issue: Health Canada, the federal agency that oversees the country’s cannabis producers, reported that as of April 2020, licensed producers (LPs) held in excess of 600,000 kilograms of unpackaged dried cannabis and

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1
Sep
2020

Virginia Senate Passes Anti-Stop, Sniff, and Search Bill

1.09.2020 admin USA No Comments

Virginia Senate Passes Anti-Stop, Sniff, and Search Bill Virginia made history last week when the state Senate approved a bill that would stop police officers from pulling over and searching vehicles simply because they smell of cannabis. The bill is meant to help stop racial profiling against people of color.  This is a big deal

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24
Aug
2020

Maine Says Adult-Use Cannabis Sales Will Launch This Fall, Vermont Revisits Legislation to Tax and Regulate Sales: Week in Review

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Maine Says Adult-Use Cannabis Sales Will Launch This Fall, Vermont Revisits Legislation to Tax and Regulate Sales: Week in Review While hemp is now federally legal, the inability to distinguish it from its illegal cousin marijuana—cannabis that has more than 0.3% tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)—has posed issues for both law enforcement and hemp industry participants. But a

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13
Aug
2020

Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Advisory Board Discusses Permanently Adopting Temporary Regulations Related to COVID-19

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Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Advisory Board Discusses Permanently Adopting Temporary Regulations Related to COVID-19 In a court petition filed July 20, the federal government is suing the California Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) for cannabis business records in connection with a criminal investigation that Harris Bricken attorney Hilary Bricken says took an interesting turn after the

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