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


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. 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.

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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.

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


She generated international headlines when she opened the World Famous Cannabis Cafe in 2009, the nation’s first public-facing cannabis consumption lounge. 3) Allows existing cannabis dispensaries to add a social consumption space. (4)

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


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


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

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

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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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Cannabis Light takes Europe by storm

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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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Learn How to Recognize Synthetic CBD and Cannabis


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?

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

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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: Camphene

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

Terpene Spotlight: Phellandrene

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.

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


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

Is Vaping Cannabis Safe? What You Need to Know.


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

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– 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

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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.

New Jersey: Medical Marijuana Expansion Measure Signed Into Law


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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Colorado: Governor Signs Multiple Marijuana Law Reform Measures


” 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


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.

Alaska Becomes First State to Legalize ‘Cannabis Cafes’

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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.

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.

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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.

US Coastguard Orders Active Duty Services To Stay Away From Cannabis. Full Stop

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Beyond refraining from visiting dispensaries or attending cannabis-related events, that also includes not owning or investing in a marijuana business or having a “close association with marijuana growth or distribution commercial enterprises.”. The U.S.

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The measure would allow the Department of Health and Human Services to authorize additional dispensary licenses in certain geographic areas of the state. Under existing law, only a handful of licensed dispensaries are permitted in the state.

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.

Everything You Need to Know About Legal Weed and Usage

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Dispensaries are popping up left and right to educate users on marijuana usage. Cannabis consumption is not legal in any sort of motor vehicle or form of transportation. Consumption and cultivation laws are similar; you have to keep things private and be 21 to do it in the first place.

Do I Need A Medical Marijuana Card In Oklahoma?

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Simply present it when buying from a licensed dispensary. The law also requires you to only buy MMJ products from a licensed dispensary. All dispensaries must be a licensed medical marijuana retailer. Since 2018, medical marijuana has been legal in the state of Oklahoma.

CBD Science Update

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Administering pure CBD to animals in a controlled laboratory setting is not the same as human consumption of a CBD oil product purchased from an unregulated internet storefront. Licensed cannabis dispensaries and delivery services also need to up their game and improve their product offerings.

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Florida House Passes Silly THC Cap, Frustrating Florida Voters


That ten percent cap is about half the potency of what’s currently available in the dispensaries, meaning patients would have to double their consumption to obtain medicinal relief. Rodrigues, he would probably point to a study associating cannabis consumption with the onset of psychiatric disorders. Ray Rodrigues never met a regulation he did not love, especially when he gets to convince people to continue to trip up efforts to honor the historic passage of Amendment 2.

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Vaping Hysteria Threatens Illinois Marijuana Industry


Given the many different consumption methods, many might think that one option having a bad reputation will not cause much harm. Ever since the FDA warmed users against THC vape products, sales in legal dispensaries began to decline. At this point, concerned users may decide to smoke dried flower (which ironically releases its own slew of harmful chemicals during combustion) or explore other consumption methods.

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“This is really a Los Angeles phenomenon … I can’t tell you where there would be an unlicensed dispensary operating in Oakland or San Francisco.” “A dispensary is needed for anyone who can’t grow their own.

Why Governors Veto Medical Cannabis Legislation


The proposed laws would have touched several areas of the cannabis spectrum, from business licenses to consumption. Not to diminish licensing, but the consumption bills dominated the news. While we have seen a sharp rise in cannabis access across the U.S.,

Wellness wednesday Suzannah Rowan

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Which consumption methods of cannabis do you utilize to treat your condition? Dispensaries were not available in Connecticut yet. Saturday Spotlight. Interview with Suzannah Rowan, team member in the Hartford, CT office.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/5/19


Legislation is pending, House Bill 19-1230, to allow the social consumption of cannabis by adults in licensed and regulated establishments. Click here to email your lawmakers in support of social consumption. Click here to email your lawmakers in support of social consumption.

First Annual Bay Area Cannabis Pride Celebration

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This is a non-consumption gathering and all attendees must be 21 and over. The People’s Dispensary. This is a non-consumption gathering. Eisenberg has also created and leads Senior Cannabis Outreach Education Programs in dispensaries and privately.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 5/31/19


Governor Jared Polis (D) of Colorado signed multiple cannabis reform bills into law that regulate cannabis delivery services and social consumption spaces, and reduce criminal penalties for the possession of large quantities of cannabis.

Lighting Up Florida Medical Marijuana People: The Crusaders, Part 8

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These “ methods of consumption ,” otherwise known as cannabis delivery routes , are sold in product form at all of the Florida twelve licensed MMTC dispensaries, including smokable cannabis flower. NORML – Societal Impacts of Cannabis Dispensaries/Retailers.

Virginia, Marijuana, and How Medical Legalization May Unfold in the South


Furthermore, Virginia’s consumption/product regulations are smoke-free. Eventually, patients will use this certificate to access Virginia’s medical dispensaries.