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.

Alaska: On Site Consumption Eventually Allowed In Two Dispensaries

Cannabis Law Report

Grit Daily reports… Alaska’s cannabis industry hit a milestone on Thursday when regulators permitted two dispensaries to allow on-site marijuana consumption. Additionally, they must have smoke-free areas that allow employees to monitor consumption.

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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. Casinos have been advised by the Nevada Gaming Commission to prohibit the consumption of cannabis on their premises, as cannabis is still federally categorized as a Schedule I controlled substance according to the Controlled Substance Act. By: Salma Granich.

Berkeley City Council Approves Marijuana Deliveries and Consumption Lounges

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Earlier this week the Berkeley (CA) City Council approved ordinances which would legalize marijuana deliveries in addition to marijuana consumption lounges: The votes were unanimous. Prior to Tuesday’s meeting city staff had recommended that consumption lounges be approved by the council.

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

Cannabis Law Report

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.

An Exciting Start to 2020 for Nevada NORML

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convention and hosting a festive Happy Holidays party at Nuwu’s historic cannabis consumption lounge, taking it to an even higher level in 2020 was absolutely vital.

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

WeedAdvisor

These include changes like delivery services and even consumption lounges, according to the Colorado Sun. Governor Polis’s reforms mean big news for people who live an inconvenient distance away from the nearest dispensary. Known as “hospitality licenses,” these documents give requesting businesses permission to allow marijuana consumption on their properties. When we think about cannabis legalization in the U.S., chances are Colorado comes to mind.

Legal California Dispensaries Want to See Stronger Action Against Grey Market

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Unfortunately, this is making it hard for legal dispensaries to flourish. Dispensary owners want to see these illegal storefronts raided and their assets seized, just like with any other underground operation. e-news California cannabis Grey Market Llegal Dispensaries Marijuana

Alaska Lt Gov Signs Off On On-Site Cannabis Consumption In Licensed Storefront Dispensaries

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana Moment report… Adults 21 and over can buy regulated and taxed cannabis from licensed storefront dispensaries in a growing number of U.S. Alaska Is Officially The First State To License On-Site Marijuana Consumption At Cannabis Stores.

South Africa Media Report Says There Are Now 70 Cannabis Dispensaries Operating In The Country

Cannabis Law Report

For those of you who prefer a little human interaction with your weed shopping, South Africa’s first marijuana dispensaries are open for business, with around 70 branches already operating around the country.

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Pass the Salt…Pass the Sugar…Pass the Joint

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Alaska was the first state to legalize social consumption at the state level last March. Dispensaries, though, are required to create a use area that is separate from the retail shop in a freestanding building. By: Rachel Gillette , Partner and Chair of the Cannabis Law Group.

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Learn How to Recognize Synthetic CBD and Cannabis

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In legalized states, medical patients can easily answer question one by visiting a trusted dispensary. In these cases, it is important that their supplier be trusted and knowledgeable about their product just as any dispensary Budtender would be. News Consumption Trends

Dispensary Deals Aren’t the Only Ways to Make a New Customer a Loyal Regular

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Businesses rely strongly on converting new customers which can be a unique experience for a cannabis dispensary. And it’s going to take something different than a few generous dispensary deals on pre-rolls to gain their loyalty and trust. Who is This First Time Dispensary Customer?

Cannabis Light takes Europe by storm

Sensi Seeds

The finished products can be bought in the form of rolling tobacco, cigarettes and dried buds – all over Switzerland, from small kiosks to major supermarkets and dedicated dispensaries in locations with the best footfall. Consumption

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Terpene Spotlight: Camphene

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National Library of Medicine (UNLM) reports that “ Camphene can be found in a number of food items such as dill, caraway, hyssop, and fennel, which makes camphene a potential biomarker for the consumption of these food products.” Speak to a certifying medical marijuana physician to determine the recommended strain and method of consumption. cannabis cannabis research Culture dispensary education Florida Cannabis Strain Reviews Health Patient Education Terpenes

New Jersey: Maybe There’s Hope, NJ Dept Of Health Throw 2% Tax Sweetener At Municipalities To Get Them Over The Line On Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

Cannabis Law Report

He said that many towns were previously interested in hosting a medical cannabis dispensary and are probably moreso now with an up to 2% local tax on medical cannabis sales possible. He also notes that a medical cannabis dispensary can have a consumption area “only provided there is an endorsement from the municipality and permits municipality by ordinance to authorize the operations of local endorsed medical cannabis consumption areas.”.

Terpene Spotlight: Phellandrene

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Patients should speak with their certified medical marijuana physician to determine which strains and methods of consumption are most appropriate for their medical conditions. cannabis cannabis legalization cannabis research dispensary florida Florida Cannabis Strain Reviews Health marijuana marijuana strains Patient Education TerpenesFor centuries, humans have relied on the cannabis plant for its therapeutic properties.

How to Detox from Weed

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Whereas a novice user might have taken a hit of a joint , he/she can most likely expect the body to rid the THC within 1-2 days of consumption. How many of us have been in either of these scenarios? You land your dream job but you find out they will be drug testing you.

Mississippi: Medical Cannabis Initiative Certified for 2020 Ballot

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The proposed constitutional amendment establishes a state-licensed system of dispensaries to provide cannabis products to qualifying patients. A proposed measure legalizing medical cannabis access in Mississippi has qualified for the 2020 ballot.

Cannabis Lounges Are Coming to Las Vegas—but Not the Strip

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Approval by the Las Vegas City Council has dispensary owners primed to open extravagant consumption lounges. The post Cannabis Lounges Are Coming to Las Vegas—but Not the Strip appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics adult-use cannabis cannabis lounges Las Vegas Nevada

What’s the Difference between Edibles and Smoking?

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With edibles, however, the sensation comes on a little slower, so it’s important to know exactly how much you’re getting to avoid over-consumption when you don’t feel anything immediately. We are a premier Southern California marijuana dispensary and offer a wide range of marijuana products including edibles, pre-rolled joints, topicals, extracts and wax. Marijuana Dispensary

2020 Colorado Cannabis Laws Update

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Dispensaries Critical in Normalizing CO Cannabis Industry. Dispensaries have been, and still are, critical in normalizing the Colorado cannabis industry, from policy makers to moms and dads to our youth. There are limits to what’s allowed at a consumption club.

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Is Vaping Cannabis Safe? What You Need to Know.

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Extraction methods vary and some involve the use of carcinogenic compounds (solvents such as butane), all of which are supposed to be removed before the concentrates are sold for consumption. Smart Consumption is Safe Consumption.

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Associated Press: Many Commercially Marketed CBD Products Tainted With Psychoactive Adulterants

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Reporters commissioned laboratory testing of 30 commercially available CBD products sold at retailers (non-dispensaries), including edible products and vapor products.

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Weekly Legislative Roundup 2/15/20

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The bill allows the department of health to issue permits to medical cannabis dispensaries for the delivery of medical cannabis and cannabis products to qualifying patients or primary caregivers if certain conditions are met. Send a message to your lawmakers in support of on-site consumption.

New Jersey: Medical Marijuana Expansion Measure Signed Into Law

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The new law also for the first time permits dispensaries to provide edible cannabis products and to operate on-site consumption areas. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation into law today significantly amending and expanding the state’s medical cannabis access program.

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CA: Imperial County Board of Supervisors vote unanimously to make changes to the local ordinances on retail and cultivation of cannabis and hemp.

Cannabis Law Report

– Huge changes are on the way for residents who would like to purchase both marijuana and CBD oils as dispensaries will be opening soon. . “ Castillo said the county will also allow consumption lounges in dispensaries were before they were just showcasing products. .

Las Vegas City Council Vote 4-1 To Regulate Cannabis Lounges

Cannabis Law Report

In a 4-1 vote, the Las Vegas City Council permitted a bill that paves the way for social cannabis consumption lounges. In addition, for the first 12 months only currently licensed cannabis dispensaries can open a lounge, and not on the premises of their dispensaries, but it can be adjacent.

Colorado: Governor Signs Multiple Marijuana Law Reform Measures

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” Under the measure, licensed dispensaries and retailers could apply for on-site consumption permits. Democratic Gov. Jared Polis has signed multiple bills into law amending the state’s marijuana laws. House Bill 1234 establishes regulations for the delivery of cannabis products from state-licensed retailers. Under the plan, deliveries are limited to one per day per household, and are only permitted in municipalities that explicitly allow for such activities.

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Nevada: A Monumental Year for Cannabis Reform

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While Nevadans will unfortunately have to wait another two years for the fate of public consumption lounges to be decided upon, monumental legislation passed in the 2019 legislative session regardless. “We were able to visit folks in Tahoe, Reno and Fallon as well as smoke shops, dispensaries and Budtender Fight Club.” It’s been nothing short of an incredibly exciting and exhilarating month for Nevada NORML, our advocates and the rights of patients and consumers.

Cannabis-Infused Products and Edibles Target Wellness Market

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The numbers say it all: estimates suggest that 70% of dispensary sales today come from cannabis flower sales and 30% come from cannabis-infused products. Consumption of edibles and non-cannabis flower sales are on the rise.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/26/19

NORML

A bill to remove certain restrictions on social cannabis consumption sites was killed in Denver, Colorado’s city council. Meanwhile, members of the Fairbanks, Alaska city council approved an ordinance to allow on-site cannabis consumption at licensed retail outlets.

Alaska Becomes First State to Legalize ‘Cannabis Cafes’

Cannabis Law Report

The state is the first to pass a law allowing so-called “social consumption” of marijuana at specially licensed retail locations. Essentially, it will allow people to both buy and smoke cannabis at “cannabis cafes” associated with dispensaries that get the proper licensing from the state.

2019: A High-storic Year for Nevada NORML Chapters

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To collect signatures for our trip to Washington DC for NORML’s national conference and lobby day, we hosted pop-up stops at the many dispensaries across Las Vegas and a few in Reno. We went to other dispensaries across the state to advocate.

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Las Vegas City Council Meeting RE: Social Use Venue Licenses

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On March 20, 2019, the Las Vegas City Council met to discuss a proposed bill regarding social use venues (consumption lounge) in the City of Las Vegas. These include; The creation of a pilot program, which would only allow companies that currently hold a dispensary license to apply for a social use venue license. After deliberation, the Council members instructed the City staff that they would like various additions included.