Kelowna opens 1st legal cannabis store: Hobo Recreational Cannabis

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On July 25, Kelowna opened its first legal cannabis store– Hobo Recreational Cannabis– which means that you can now officially buy legal cannabis in the Okanagan Valley’s biggest city.

Study Finds ‘Recreational’ Cannabis Consumers Using It Medically

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Customers at adult use stores often use 'recreational' cannabis for pain and insomnia, researchers discover. The post Study Finds ‘RecreationalCannabis Consumers Using It Medically appeared first on Leafly. Health adult-use cannabis medical marijuana

ChiWeed Directory of Marijuana Recreational Businesses

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Good news to cannabis enthusiasts as Illinois becomes a legal market for marijuana come 2020 with the passing of House Bill 1438, the state of Illinois has moved to having legal recreational, adult-use cannabis.

Seniors Are Erasing the Line Between Medical & Recreational Cannabis Use

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A Colorado study finds that nearly half of all seniors enjoyed legal cannabis last year: some medically, some recreationally, some for both. The post Seniors Are Erasing the Line Between Medical & Recreational Cannabis Use appeared first on Leafly.

Recreational Cannabis Legalization Bill Advances In New Hampshire

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A bill to legalize recreational cannabis for adults in New Hampshire has advanced in the state’s House of Representatives. The legislation aims to legalize the possesion and use of up to one ounce of marijuana for adults 21 and older for recreational purposes.

Illinois Legalizes Recreational Cannabis!

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The new statute would take effect on January 1, 2020 and has two primary parts: (1) it will overturn the conviction of any person who was convicted in the past of possession of 30 grams of marijuana or less and expunge the record through clemency granted by the governor; and (2) it will allow anyone 21 and over to buy and possess up to 30 grams of cannabis, 500 milligrams of THC (if in infused products), or up to five grams of concentrate. The post Illinois Legalizes Recreational Cannabis!

Recreational Legalization Harms Medical Marijuana Sales

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Despite the fact the recreational marijuana makes it easily accessible by all, it has devastating effects on the medical market. According to the Tampa Bay Times , recreational legalization cuts well-established medical marijuana programs off at the knees.

Guam Legalizes Recreational Marijuana

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With cannabis legalization in the U.S. This small island in the western Pacific Ocean legalized medical cannabis in 2014. Consumers will need to be at least 21 years old to purchase legal cannabis. Additionally, users are allowed to grow up to six cannabis plants. This will all be left up to the newly-formed Cannabis Control Board, with the expectation that these issues will all be worked out within one year. “We e-news GUAM LEGALIZATION RECREATIONAL CANNABIS

Donnelly Group Confirms Plan for Cannabis Retail Chain, Hobo Recreational Cannabis Store

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Nine private recreational stores set to open nationwide beginning April 2019 VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Donnelly Group, the Canadian hospitality company, today confirms its new cannabis retail venture.

CHICAGO MAYOR WEIGHS IN ON RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA

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For that reason, many have been anxiously awaiting any indication from officials as to how recreational marijuana sales will proceed in the city. Under the proposed ordinance, Chicago would be divided into seven zones for recreational marijuana dispensaries.

Medical Marijuana Users Outnumber Recreational Consumers 2 To 1

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Twice as many Americans report using marijuana to alleviate medical conditions than for recreation, new study finds. Continue reading Medical Marijuana Users Outnumber Recreational Consumers 2 To 1 at The Fresh Toast.

What’s The Difference Between Medical And Recreational Marijuana?

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Diehard medical marijuana purists will wear themselves out arguing the difference between medicinal and recreational cannabis if engaged in a debate. Continue reading What’s The Difference Between Medical And Recreational Marijuana?

Rhode Island governor plans to legalize recreational marijuana

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Gina Raimondo will propose a framework to legalize marijuana for adult recreational use, reports the Providence Journal. New York and New Jersey are also considering changes to their cannabis policies. (via Wikimedia Commons). Rhode Island Gov.

Hobo Recreational Cannabis Store – Retail Cannabis Officially Hits Ontario

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One of only three retail locations slated for Ottawa, Hobo’s launch comes on the heels of the province’s new cannabis retail model OTTAWA, April 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hobo Recreational Cannabis Store (“Hobo”), the new cannabis venture from hospitality company, Donnelly Group, today announces the opening and launch of its first retail store in Ottawa’s Centretown […].

Florida Republicans Prepare to Stand Tall Against Public Desire for Recreational Cannabis

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If the Florida GOP continues to have its way, Florida recreational cannabis will go to pot, leaving the other states of our union to control and sell adult use cannabis. The initiative would legalize recreational marijuana for adults 21 and over.

Cannabis Retail Guide: Hobo Recreational Cannabis Store, Ottawa

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See inside the Centretown cannabis store. The post Cannabis Retail Guide: Hobo Recreational Cannabis Store, Ottawa appeared first on Leafly. Canada Industry dispensaries Ontario Ottawa retail retail stores

Illinois Medical Cannabis Sails Spike as the Recreational Market Looms

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As Illinois prepares to follow through with their recreational marijuana rollout, Marijuana Business Daily reports the state’s biggest increase in medical cannabis sales throughout the program’s history. Medical patients already enjoy some major advantages over the upcoming recreational market, which is why it is bizarre that, historically, recreational marijuana takes a huge chunk out of medical sales. WeedAdvisor’s Anticipation for the Illinois Cannabis Market. .

Illinois: Buffalo Grove establishes new tax on recreational marijuana sales

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Buffalo Grove has yet to allow retail sales of recreational marijuana in the village, but it now has a tax in place if it becomes a reality next year. Village leaders have said they’re leaning toward permitting sales of recreational marijuana, but a final decision has not been made.

Oregon lawmakers reject plan to restrict recreational cannabis supply

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Oregon lawmakers reject plan to restrict recreational cannabis supply. Cannabis Law NewsThe report goes on to say. State Michael Dembrow, a Democrat from Portland, said oversupply has left the state with enough marijuana to last nearly seven years.

Illinois: Recreational marijuana sales tax approved in Urbana

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WAND) – Urbana’s city council has approved a tax on recreational marijuana sales. Urbana staff believe the Municipal Cannabis Retailer’s Occupation Tax could be a boon for state cities, according to The News-Gazette. When recreational marijuana use becomes legal in Illinois on Jan.

Illinois: Pritzker Puts Pen To Paper On Recreational Bill

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Today, Governor Pritzker signed into law the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (the “Act”) that was passed by the Illinois General Assembly on May 31, 2019. We will continue to track Illinois’s progress in rolling out its adult-use cannabis program. Cannabis Law News

Recreational vs Medicinal Marijuana – Does It Matter Anymore?

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With marijuana laws changing at a rapid pace across the states, you might be wondering if there is still a significant difference between recreational and medicinal cannabis use. Recreational marijuana is pot used without medical recommendations or justifications.

Illinois Recreational Cannabis Bill Passes the Senate, Putting them One Step Closer to Legalizing Marijuana

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As New York and New Jersey limp along in their attempts to legalize marijuana, Illinois could be poised to win the coveted position of 11 th state to allow recreational cannabis, according to the Chicago Tribune. Nonresidents could possess 15 grams of cannabis.”.

Malta: No timeframe provided for recreational cannabis legislation

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The Malta Independent writes, “No timeframe for the legalisation of cannabis was provided to this newspaper by the government, following questions sent to the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM).”

Florida Lawmakers Push To Legalize Recreational Cannabis

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In a joint effort, two state representatives submitted legislation to legalize, regulate, and tax a recreational cannabis market in Florida. Adults would also be permitted to cultivate their own cannabis at home for personal use.

Leafly Article Highlights Issues In Montana’s Legislative Makeup For Both Medical & Recreational Cannabis

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Patients now will be able to purchase up to five ounces of cannabis per month, but the tax will bump from 2% to 4%. Cannabis Law NewsHere’s their introduction.

Guam: Cannabis Board Produces List Of Things You Can & Cannot Do As A Legal Recreational User

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Responsible adults can grow and consume recreational marijuana at home, but selling it or trading it for something of value still is illegal, according to the Cannabis Control Board, which on Tuesday approved a list of 10 things the public should know about using it. Cannabis Law News

How soon will Germany legalize the recreational use of cannabis ?

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There is a lot of buzz lately regarding Germany-many people believe that the country will soon make a move to completely legalise Cannabis for recreational purposes. The German Medical Cannabis market could reach more than €6 billion sales/year by 2030. .

Difference between Recreational and Medical Marijuana

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Marijuana is a type of plant that is utilized for recreation, medicinal use, personal use, religious use, and even used in industrial settings. According to the World Health Organization, marijuana is considered as the world’s most popular recreational drug.

Hawaii Once Again Says No To Recreational Marijuana

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Hawaii Once Again Says No To Recreational Marijuana Hawaii Senate Majority Leader J. Kalani English’s recreational marijuana bill died over the weekend as it missed a key deadline, despite serious support for the legislation from Democrats.

Why Recreational — Not Medical — Marijuana Access Reduces Opioid Overdoses

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New research shows recreational marijuana laws reduce annual opioid deaths by 20-35%. Continue reading Why Recreational — Not Medical — Marijuana Access Reduces Opioid Overdoses at The Fresh Toast.

Canopy Growth Corp. drives revenue with 94% increase in recreational dried cannabis sales in Q1 2020

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drives revenue with 94% increase in recreational dried cannabis sales in Q1 2020 appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks. Adjusted EBITDA up more than $5M (CDN) versus prior quarter;Company positioned to bring CBD products to U.S.

ICYMI: California Merges Medical And Recreational Marijuana Licensing

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California is taking a business-friendly approach to cannabis commercial activity. California Marijuana Cannabis Harris Bricken Hilary Bricken Medical Marijuana Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) Recreational Marijuana

Pure Sunfarms Brings B.C. Grown Cannabis to Canada’s Recreational Market

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16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Pure Sunfarms formally launched its brand and introduced eight strains of dried cannabis flower into the Canadian recreational market. Pure Sunfarms is one of Canada’s largest, single site, licensed producers of greenhouse-grown cannabis.

Mexico: MJ Biz Report – Mexico has over a month to legalize recreational cannabis, with 10 proposed laws in the mix

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With a court-ordered deadline to legalize recreational cannabis in Mexico approaching next month, parliamentarians have no fewer than 10 proposed laws to scrutinize. Mexico would become the third country in the world to legalize adult-use cannabis, after Uruguay and Canada.

Wisconsin Governor Aims To Legalize Medical Marijuana And Decriminalize Recreational This Year

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Newly sworn-in Democratic Governor Tony Evers announced Monday that he is taking Wisconsin cannabis policy reform into his own hands by attaching proposals to his spending budget this year. Medical Cannabis in Wisconsin.

Mexico: Senator Julio Menchaca Salazar presents initiative to reform articles 235 and 247 of General Health Law to regulate use of cannabis for recreational or recreational purposes for persons of legal age.

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Press Release in full… Senator Julio Menchaca Salazar presented an initiative to reform articles 235 and 247 of the General Health Law and regulate the use of cannabis for recreational or recreational purposes for persons of legal age. Cannabis Law News