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


Martinez points out that taking direct actions like opening a private social consumption space before public consumption spaces are legal to push the issue into the mainstream discussion and bring into question unjust laws is something that is much easier for white men, but dangerous territory to cross into for a woman of color. Martinez says this approach further marginalizes the poor, who are disproportionately punished for public consumption. “In

Ypsilanti Michigan fails to to ban cannabis consumption sites

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YPSILANTI, MI – An attempt to ban marijuana consumption facilities in Ypsilanti was shot down at City Council on Tuesday night. 19, Councilwoman Jennifer Symanns said she wanted to bar consumption sites for now, but was open to permitting them in the future.

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

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Martinez says this approach further marginalizes the poor, who are disproportionately punished for public consumption. “In The post NORML’s Madeline Martinez Says Cannabis Social Consumption Bill SB 639 About Civil Rights appeared first on Canna Newswire. SALEM, Ore.

An Exciting Start to 2020 for Nevada NORML


Following a wild and groundbreakingly successful 2019 with several memorable events across both The Battle Born State and the nation as a whole, Nevada NORML wanted to ensure that their operations in 2020 surpassed even that of the previous year.

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)

Crop-to-Kitchen Event Featuring Cannabis Edibles Makers and Industry Experts Proves a Hit with Bay Area Consumer Attendees

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Standing room only event rallies locals around legalizing cannabis cuisine. The standing-room-only event featured the authors of Edibles: Small Bites for the Modern Cannabis Kitchen and key business professionals in the Bay Area cannabis space. CONSUMABLES EVENTS

Sensi’s Ultimate Cannabis Gift Guide for the Holidays

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Bay Area Women in Cannabis Celebrate International Women’s Day And Women’s History Month

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Premiere Film Screening and Special Events planned for March 8, 2019. Featured speakers at the event include activist and actress Beata Po?niak We felt International Women’s Day was the perfect time to launch this event.”. EVENT DETAILS: DATE : Friday, March 8, 2019.

The Israeli Cannabis Reform: A Road Paved With Good Intentions


Following the event, we sat down with a couple of patients’ rights activists for a painful conversation about the Ministry’s failure to protect chronically ill and palliative patients.

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. EVENT DETAILS. This is a non-consumption gathering. EVENTS LGBTQAn inspiring evening celebrating the roots of cannabis access, LGBTQ leadership, and compassion activism.

And Best Democratic Experiment Goes to. (Legal?) Weed at the Oscars

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Finally, seeing as how the City of Los Angeles does not yet allow onsite consumption at MAUCRSA-licensed retail or microbusiness facilities within the City, I also wonder to what the MarketWatch article was referring when it mentioned “L.A.’s Now featuring cannabis!

The Israeli Medical Cannabis Reform: Patients Speak Out


Following the event, we sat down with a couple of patients’ rights activists for a painful conversation about the Ministry’s failure to protect chronically ill and palliative patients.

This Week in Cannabis: Top Stories From Across Canada From Dec. 21-28


” Having learned that oils, oral sprays, and oil capsules were legalized in October along with fresh and dried cannabis flower, Pallister’s government has considered adding them to the public-consumption ban they passed on all other forms of cannabis.

New York: An Analysis of Governor Cuomo’s Legalization Proposal


It also creates on-site consumption licenses for retail facilities to apply for.

Is Vaping Cannabis Safe? What You Need to Know.


Given recent events reported in the news about illness, lung damage and deaths from vaping , we wanted to provide you with information about vaping cannabis. Smart Consumption is Safe Consumption.

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Cannabis Topicals and Cosmetics: Join Us November 20th in Marina Del Rey!

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As CBD continues to impact markets from textiles to beverages to wellness, we can only anticipate the laws around manufacturing, branding, distribution, and consumption (to name a few) will grow more complex as we enter 2020. California Events Hemp Intellectual Property/Branding event

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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 educated them on the policies we helped pass, what didn’t pass, statistics on cannabis, starting a chapter in Northern Nevada and highlighting Old Pal as not only the sponsor for the event, but as a company who supports cultural change.”

Ready to Lobby?


We make it easy by offering training sessions before the event and on-site. On May 4 , California NORML chapters, along with Americans for Safe Access will lobby for cannabis reform at the Capitol Event Center in Sacramento.

Mark Twain is the code for life that High Times live by, “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

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09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — High Times, the world’s ONLY global cannabis brand, has today announced the return of it’s famed Cannabis Cup event to Las Vegas, in partnership with NuWu Cannabis Marketplace and the Las Vegas Paiutes, later this month.

Crop-to-Kitchen Announces High Tea with Kikoko

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SAN FRANCISCO – May 21, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Crop-to-Kitchen, the SF-based community organization of cannabis and food and beverage professionals working to legalize on-premise consumption of responsibly infused canna-cuisine announces a special event sponsored by Kikoko. EVENTS

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

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They are also barred from participating in “any event or with any entity that sells, promotes, celebrates, encourages, or seeks to further the use of marijuana and illegal THC-based products.”. The U.S.

Crop-to-Kitchen High Tea with Kikoko a Pinky-Raising Success

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San Francisco Consumption Event Amplifies Mission of Legalizing Cannabis Cuisine. Said C2K co-founder and co-host, Kimberley Belle, “This was the fourth community meet up and the first consumption event Crop-to-Kitchen has ever hosted! CONSUMABLES EVENTS

ChiWeed Directory of Marijuana Recreational Businesses

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We also want them to be able to find Cannabis Events to keep them informed about the best avenues available for safe consumption of these products.” .

Divided States: NJ, NY and Massachusetts Uniquely Approach Cannabis Legalization


Massachusetts : Licensed marijuana cafes could eventually open in Massachusetts, after the state Cannabis Control Commission voted to approve a “social consumption” pilot program in up to a dozen Massachusetts cities and towns.

Five Continents and Five Years of CannaTech: Global Cannabis Highlights


CannaTech is an international event experience that unites cannabis professionals with breakout industry leaders for an unparalleled opportunity to learn, connect and define what’s next for the global cannabis industry.

Tie-Dye Party

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The Summit Lounge is the only BYOC social consumption lounge in the state. EventsWho’s ready for a tie-dye party? Join Canna Care Docs at The Summit Lounge for an afternoon of tie-dye, ice cream and cannabis education!

Cannabis Education with Canada’s Newcomers

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A first of its kind event series aims to bridge the gap between post-legalization cannabis in Canada and Canada’s newcomers, enabling the education of plant science, exploration of brand opportunities, and discussion of attitudes and beliefs that shape the culture of cannabis today. .

Greenlight Law Group Provide Commentary On Current Cannabis Bills In Front Of Oregon Legislature – February 2019

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HB 2233 is nearly identical to SB 639, however it only provides for the regulation of temporary events and cannabis lounges. Again, this proposal will attract even more cannabis tourism but will also facilitate safe and lawful consumption for tourists and residents alike. They write.

Guest Post: Arundati Dandapani “Cannabis-ed Community”

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We are partnering with Canopy Growth to offer a unique event of fun and canna-learning. G eneration1.ca and Canopy Growth are putting together an educational event on December 18th, 2019 for Newcomers around “Foundations of Cannabis and Responsible Consumption”.

How Does Marijuana Laws Affect Tourism?

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Marijuana laws revolve around distribution, possession, cultivation, and consumption. Canada and Uruguay are the only sovereign states with marijuana laws that allow consumption and sale of cannabis. The event entailed educational classes, yoga, spa treatments, and unlimited cannabis.

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Weekly Legislative Roundup 2/1/19


And officials in San Francisco, California are considering a proposal to allow marijuana to be socially consumed and sold at temporary events. Legislation is pending, Senate Bill 639, to allow the social consumption of cannabis by adults in licensed and regulated establishments.

Colorado’s Response To A Burgeoning Nationwide Marijuana Market: Part II – Marijuana Hospitality Establishments

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This new set of marijuana business licenses will create the marijuana variant of alcohol establishments albeit with marijuana specific restrictions and procedures and provide a marijuana consumption location open to the public; including mobile options. .

2019: A High-storic Year for Nevada NORML Chapters


When the state legislators pulled the plug on the plans of cannabis consumption lounges guaranteed by the Las Vegas city council vote, almost 40 volunteers showed up to protest the Legislature’s disregard for consumer rights at the entrance of the Grant Sawyer Building.

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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.,

New Frontier Data Publish Report: Zimbabwe’s Emerging Hemp Cultivation Market

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Agro-based Sub-Saharan nations, many of which, like Zimbabwe, primarily produce tobacco for Chinese consumption, are facing declining demand, which could cripple their economies within the next decade. Here’s the press release in full.

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