The Future of Cannabis Consumption

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Recreational cannabis consumption is legal in 10 states in the United States as well as all across Canada for adults of a certain age. However, unlike other recreational choices like alcohol, in many places, there is no place for adults to socially consume cannabis together.

Calgary Folk Music Festival Designates Cannabis Consumption Area

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The post Calgary Folk Music Festival Designates Cannabis Consumption Area appeared first on Leafly. Canada Lifestyle Politics Alberta Calgary Music Festival public consumption summerPublic space is not the place, except when it is.

Alaska Officially Adopts Regulations To Allow On-Site Cannabis Consumption at Dispensaries

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Regulations were officially approved in Alaska to allow cannabis dispensaries to apply for on-site consumption permits. The on-site cannabis consumption licensing process can be compared to the process used to permit bars and restaurants to serve alcohol on-site.

Consumption Lounges in Nevada

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One of the largest issues that continue to plague the cannabis industry is the inability for out-of-state residents to be able to consume cannabis products that they purchase at state-licensed local dispensaries. Regulations currently legalize the use of cannabis within a private dwelling, but for tourists visiting from out of town and staying in casinos, it is not something that is feasible for them to do. By: Salma Granich.

Oregon: Cannabis Social Consumption Bill SB 639 Is About Civil Rights

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Nearly 10 years after opening the first cannabis cafe in the United States , Oregon NORML ( ornorml.org ) executive director Madeline Martinez is appealing directly to legislators in Salem to pass a bill sponsored by Senator Lew Frederick (D-Portland) that would finally legalize her trademark business, The World Famous Cannabis Cafe. Martinez played a crucial role in organizing local cannabis advocates to bring about Frederick’s legislation, Senate Bill 639.

Take Leafly’s 5-Minute Cannabis Consumption Survey

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Share your thoughts and experiences about cannabis. The post Take Leafly’s 5-Minute Cannabis Consumption Survey appeared first on Leafly. Cannabis 101 Industry adult-use cannabis polls retail stores

Edmonton’s supervised consumption sites win big in federal court

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Edmonton’s supervised consumption sites, aka safe injection sites, have won big over a local business association that wanted two of 3 downtown sites closed. Cannabis News Featured Law Edmonton pivot legal society safe injection sites supervised consumption sites

Nevada: Social Consumption venues Delayed Until 2021

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Steve Sisolak signed Assembly Bill 533 into law, which creates a Cannabis Compliance Board and also prohibits local governments in the state from licensing marijuana social consumption businesses. Cannabis Law NewsMY Biz reports. Nevada Gov.

Medical Cannabis Consumption and “The Munchies”

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Medical Cannabis Consumption and “The Munchies”. Cannabis has long been associated with “the munchies,” an uncontrollable urge to snack or feast on a large assortment of healthy, or more likely, unhealthy food options. Cannabis as An Alternative Treatment Method.

Cannabis Sprays Explored: Are BT Toxins Safe for Human Consumption?

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Cannabis producers can use a symphony of life to propagate beautiful flowers. Alternatively, growers can spray bacterial pesticides like BT Toxins onto cannabis. The post Cannabis Sprays Explored: Are BT Toxins Safe for Human Consumption?

Alaska: On Site Marijuana Consumption Rules Finalized

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Lawmakers and regulators have signed off on new regulations explicitly permitting adults to consume cannabis at specially licensed retailers. Under the new rules, which take effect April 11, licensed cannabis retailers may apply with state regulators for an additional “on site consumption endorsement.” It is anticipated that the initial on site consumption areas may be approved by this summer.

Columbia: Constitutional Court Overules Ban Of Public Consumption Of Cannabis

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But the conservative administration was dealt another joker from its self-imposed, repressive drug policy deck of cards when Colombia’s Constitutional Court overruled a ban on the consumption of cannabis in public. Cannabis Law News

Cannabis Accessories That Enhance The Consumption Experience

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Cannabis accessories are a key part of the consumption experience. With the right devices, you can optimize the way you preserve cannabis, prepare cannabis, clean cannabis, and so much more! What is one of the most underrated cannabis accessories?

Medical Marijuana Consumption Methods: Pros & Cons

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Here is a list of the most common conditions medical cannabis can be used for: Anxiety Depression Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS) Epilepsy and Dravet Syndrome Crohn’s Disease Cancer – for chemotherapy side-effects; further research is being carried out with regards to. Cannabis Dosing Effects of Marijuana marijuana consumptionMedical marijuana’s therapeutic effects have been known for centuries, but its medical applications have only been recently confirmed.

MJ Biz: Alaska regulators quash first application for on-site marijuana consumption

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Alaska regulators quash first application for on-site marijuana consumption. Cannabis Law NewsThe Marijuana Control Board voted 2-2 on the application request from The Fairbanks Cut, the Anchorage Daily News reported. Approval requires a majority decision. Full report.

Weed And Infertility: Should Men Worry About Their Marijuana Consumption?

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NORML’s Madeline Martinez Says Cannabis Social Consumption Bill SB 639 About Civil Rights

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Martinez, the only Latina on the board of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws and the executive director of Oregon NORML, played a crucial role in organizing local cannabis advocates to bring about Frederick’s legislation, Senate Bill 639. SALEM, Ore.

Brushing Off Objections, Quebec to Raise Minimum Age, Ban Public Consumption

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The CAQ has stressed they would take a “hard line” against anything that “normalizes” cannabis. The post Brushing Off Objections, Quebec to Raise Minimum Age, Ban Public Consumption appeared first on Leafly. Canada Politics politics public consumption quebec regulations

Fairbanks City Council OKs application for Alaska’s first cannabis shop with onsite-consumption area

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The Fairbanks City Council voted Monday to support a cannabis entrepreneur’s bid to open Alaska’s first on-site marijuana consumption facility. The four marijuana board members who heard her case split 2-to-2 over granting her onsite-consumption license.

8,000 Square Foot Cannabis Consumption Lounge Coming to Toronto

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is billed as one for immersive cultural cannabis experiences, with room for infused foods, workshops, and performances. The post 8,000 Square Foot Cannabis Consumption Lounge Coming to Toronto appeared first on Leafly. The upcoming byMinistry space on Adelaide St.

Massachusetts: State Regulators Grant Initial Approval To Social Use Spaces

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Members of the state’s Cannabis Control Commission have decided to advance plans to regulate social marijuana use facilities. To date, only Alaska has enacted statewide regulations governing on-site marijuana consumption sites.

Colorado’s HB 1230 Starts The State Down The Social Consumption Road

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Under this bill, dispensaries would be able to apply for a tasting room license similar to the one used for breweries in this state, while businesses such as hotels, restaurants, music venues, art galleries and yoga studios could apply for private consumption licenses and limited pot sales.

Study: Marijuana Consumption Linked to Increased Sperm Count

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Weed And Infertility: Should Men Worry About Their Marijuana Consumption?

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Tunisian Coalition For Legalizing Cannabis Working On Bill To Regulate Production & Consumption of Cannabis

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TUNIS, Tunisia — The Coalition for Legalizing Cannabis , a civil coalition of young activists, announced Feb. 23 at a press conference in Tunis that it is working on a bill aimed at legalizing the production and consumption of cannabis in Tunisia.

New Colorado Laws On Cannabis Investment, Consumption and Delivery Shake Up the State’s Industry

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When we think about cannabis legalization in the U.S., In a continued effort to make life easier for consumers and indirectly normalize its use in the public mind, Governor Jared Polis recently signed bills to greatly liberalize cannabis. These include changes like delivery services and even consumption lounges, according to the Colorado Sun. Marijuana delivery will make legal cannabis even more accessible than ever. Cannabis Lounges. .

Denver Council gives initial OK to ease rules for cannabis social consumption sites

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Denver Council gives initial OK to ease rules for cannabis social consumption sites. The council’s vote is a preliminary move and will require a final vote at a future council meeting, the newspaper noted.

Atlanta Police Department No Longer Rejects Applicants For Having Used Cannabis

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In a surprisingly progressive move, the Atlanta Police Department announced that potential recruits will no longer be rejected for admitting that they have used cannabis in the past. Until recently, applicants were asked if they had consumed cannabis at any time in the last two years.

Las Vegas City Council Approves Public Cannabis Consumption Lounges. Nevada Still Hasn’t Decided

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Cannabis Law NewsThe Las Vegas City Council on Wednesday voted to permit lounges where people can consume marijuana. Elected officials voted 4-1 to pass the bill, sponsored by Councilman Bob Coffin, just before the draft ordinance was scheduled to expire.

St Kitts & Nevis Court Decision Overturns Country’s Cannabis Consumption Laws

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It won’t help the Greek billionaire or any other billionaire but it will apply to citizens and especially rastafarians who use cannabis as a religious sacrament. Under the nation’s laws, cannabis is an illegal Schedule II substance.

Consumption License Awarded In West Hollywood & The Local Rabbi Isn’t Happy

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And then, customers will get a visit from a sommelier — a cannabis sommelier. On Tuesday night, the West Hollywood Business License Commission unanimously approved a cannabis consumption license for Lowell Cafe, the first of its kind in the nation, Black said.

Oregon NORML, In Partnership With The Oregon Justice League, Files “Legalization Justice Act of 2020”

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All three women are longtime West Coast cannabis advocates. She generated international headlines when she opened the World Famous Cannabis Cafe in 2009, the nation’s first public-facing cannabis consumption lounge.

Washington Consumes More Cannabis Than Any Region on Earth, Study Says

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The post Washington Consumes More Cannabis Than Any Region on Earth, Study Says appeared first on Leafly. Science & Tech consumption WashingtonWastewater surveys of 60 global cities ranked Puget Sound #1 in THC use per capita.

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Alaska’s Two New Cannabis Regulators Take Aim at On-Site Consumption

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Mike Dunleavy's appointment of two cannabis regulators who've been skeptical of legalization in the past could signal a shift in Alaskan cannabis. The post Alaska’s Two New Cannabis Regulators Take Aim at On-Site Consumption appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics Alaska

Nevada: Reform Efforts are Still Alive

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Even though cannabis has been recreationally legal in the Battle Born State for nearly two years and Sin City has become a greenish gold mine of legal cannabis, many problems and societal penalties still arise with the use of it; no social consumption lounges being among the most glaring.

California: Hospitalizations Linked to Use of Unregulated Vapor Cartridges

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The incidents highlight the potential risks associated with the use of certain unregulated cannabis products, NORML Deputy Director Paul Armentano said. He acknowledged that NORML has previously expressed concerns regarding the identification of adulterants and heavy metals in some unregulated cannabis extract products. Social Consumption SOCIETY heavy metals lead respiratory distress vape cartridges

New Jersey: Adult-use legalization is closer than ever

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Some highlights include expedited expungement for past misdemeanor marijuana convictions, a three-percent tax to be collected by or paid to municipalities wherever retail stores exist, and provisions to incentivize socio-economic, racial, and gender equity in the state’s cannabis industry. We need urgent action from New Jersey residents to make adult-use cannabis legalization a reality in the Garden State.