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Attorney General Nominee Commits To Leave State-Legal Marijuana Programs Alone

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His statements came response to questions from Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Kamala Harris (D-CA) — each of whom represent states where marijuana is legally regulated for either medical or recreational purposes. Moreover, an estimated 73 million Americans now reside in the ten states where anyone over the age of 21 may possess cannabis legally. The percentage is the highest level of support for legalization ever reported in a nationwide, scientific poll.

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NYS Medical Homegrow Program

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Marijuana recently became legal in New York State. Now, The Office of Cannabis Management has released new updates to its medical cannabis program. Without your medical marijuana card, you will not have the ability to cultivate (grow) your own plants. Growing Cannabis.

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Ohio Cultivator and Non-profit Organization Offer Education Program in Cultivation

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An Ohio non-profit organization and a cannabis cultivator are working together to help individuals who have been incarcerated for cannabis-related charges to receive education in cannabis cultivation. Three Programs in Ohio Teach All Angles of Cultivation.

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Recreational Cannabis Legalization in Germany? Medical Cannabis Businesses and Investors Hope So

Veriheal

The German federal government may only have legalized cannabis for medical purposes back in 2017, but the market has already earned enough appeal for big-name players to get involved. Now, as the country contemplates adult-use cannabis legalization , all eyes are on Deutschland.

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New York Senator Introduces Cannabis Cultivation Bill

Cannabis Law Report

Senator Jeremy Cooney of New York introduced a bill on July 20 that would build upon the state’s recreational cannabis law with a focus on getting cultivation up and running. A provisional license would offer a cultivator the same benefits as a cultivator’s license for the time being.

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Connecticut Prepares To Launch Recreational Cannabis Market in 2022

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Connecticut’s recreational cannabis market is gearing up for its expected launch in spring of 2022, MJBizDaily reports. Sales from the program are projected to bring in $250 million in the first year and $750 million by the fourth year.

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Virginia’s Adult-Use Cannabis Program Takes a Hit

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recreational) state, with a Jan. In preparation, the CCA established a framework for cannabis business licensing, cultivation, manufacturing, distribution, testing, and adult-use retail sales that would be regulated by a newly formed Cannabis Control Authority.

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Louisiana Expands State Medical Marijuana Program

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New laws expanding the medical marijuana program in Louisiana went into effect on August 1. Home cultivation remains illegal for the more than 4,000 registered medical marijuana patients. Previously, only physicians registered with the program were permitted to discuss it with patients.

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Marijuana Legalization on the Ballot in Arizona

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Arizona voters will have a chance to cast a ballot in support of recreational marijuana this coming November. However, a recent survey showed that over 62 percent of likely voters now support legalizing cannabis, suggesting a recent change of heart in the Grand Canyon State.

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NM cannabis regulators temporarily increase production limits in an attempt to avoid shortages

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

With a little more than two months before recreational-use cannabis sales are expected to start, the New Mexico Cannabis Control Division issued an emergency rule change that doubles plant limits for cultivators.

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New York Governor Promises to Amplify Recreational Cannabis Social Equity Efforts with $200M Funding

Veriheal

Based on estimates, the newly legal cannabis industry in New York could generate revenue upwards of $4.2 Both act as the main providers of regulatory oversight for New York’s recreational cannabis industry. Although social equity programs have proved effective in other states—e.g.,

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IL Triton College rolls out new cannabis cultivation course

Cannabis Law Report

The course – aptly named cannabis cultivation – is folded into the college’s greenhouse grow operations certificate program where students can learn about the cultivation of cannabis plants, which can be used for recreational and medicinal purposes, as well as high-value crops and ornamental plants.

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Montana Legalizes Recreational Cannabis – But When Can Users Get It?

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Montana’s House Bill 701 has been signed into law by Governor Greg Gianforte, making Big Sky Country the 16th state to legalize cannabis for recreational adult consumption. Like most recreational states preceding Montana in the move towards legalization, the state has had an existing medical marijuana (MMJ) program in place since 2004. Montana’s medical marijuana program will continue in tandem with the adult-use recreational cannabis in 2022.

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Virginia lawmakers agree on recreational marijuana legalization

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Virginia lawmakers on Saturday narrowly approved compromise legislation legalizing a commercial recreational marijuana program that could generate nearly $1.5 Virginia would become the country’s 16th state and the first in the South to legalize adult-use marijuana as soon as Gov.

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Americans Will Cultivate Over 4 Billion Grams Of Homegrown Cannabis in 2022

Veriheal

The legal cannabis industry in the United States has slowly expanded over the last decade. Despite the federal illegality of cannabis, lawmakers and state representatives have implemented successful medical and recreational cannabis programs across the nation.

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Medical vs. Recreational: Cannabis Taxes Explained

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With 19 states currently selling recreational cannabis, it may be tempting to forgo a medical card, even if you qualify as a patient. Since legalization, cannabis is no different! Taxes Recreational Marijuana Users Pay. Sellers and cultivators also must pay a 7% tax.

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Mystery surrounds the last cannabis production license DOH granted

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

Recreational-use cannabis dispensaries in New Mexico are slated to open their doors in about five months, if not sooner.

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ILLINOIS ROUNDUP: AN EXPANDED (AND PERMANENT) MEDICAL PROGRAM AND ONGOING TWEAKS TO THE RECREATIONAL PROGRAM

Cannabis Law Report

Illinois remains the epicenter of marijuana legalization in 2019. During August alone, Illinois has passed new legislation expanding and cementing its medical marijuana program, and shown necessary flexibility as it attempts to get its recreational market off the ground by January 1, 2020. On the medical side, Governor Pritzker signed Senate Bill 2023 , which expands and makes permanent the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Program Act in Illinois.

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New Jersey Votes to Legalize Recreational Cannabis but Now What?

Canna Care Docs

Congratulations to New Jersey residents for voting to pass recreational marijuana! Furthermore, Governor Phil Murphy has indicated that although he hopes it will take less time, widespread recreational marijuana sales will not take place for at least a year.

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South Dakota Cannabis Panel Wants Complete Legalization and 15% Tax

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Cannabis should be legalized, regulated, and taxed like many other profitable commodities in South Dakota, according to the state legislature. Kristi Noem’s current approach to cannabis legalization. What Does South Dakota’s Cannabis Legalization Recommendation Entail?

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New York Senator Introduces Cannabis Cultivation Bill

SpeedWeed

Senator Jeremy Cooney of New York introduced a bill on July 20 that would build upon the state’s recreational cannabis law with a focus on getting cultivation up and running. A provisional license would offer a cultivator the same benefits as a cultivator’s license for the time being.

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Medical Marijuana Cultivators in Alabama to Start Planting in 2022 |

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The panel tasked with overseeing the implementation of Alabama’s new medical cannabis law will reportedly urge lawmakers to tweak the measure in order to begin the plant cultivation process sooner. Alabama lawmakers passed the bill legalizing medical marijuana in the state in May.

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What’s New Mexico’s Forecast for the Recreational Cannabis Market?

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You might say when it comes to the subject of adult-use retail cannabis legalization that it took a wrong turn in Albuquerque. Recreational cannabis laws have been shot down in the past. The Strengths of Legalization.

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Zimbabwe Issues 57 Cannabis Cultivation Licenses

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Learn Sativa University’s (SATU) hands-on program has been in operation for roughly four years. Whether it be in cultivation, dispensary, or anything along those lines, we can assist with business plans, curriculum and everything from top to bottom,” he said.

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Humboldt County Offers Support Program for Cannabis

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On Monday, the county opened up the application period for “Project Trellis,” a support program to provide a boost to local cannabis growers. Additionally the Local Equity Program Manual outlines the services available to those who meet the eligibility requirements.

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New York’s Social Equity Program for Cannabis Businesses

Cannabis Law Report

For purposes of New York’s social and economic equity program: Whether a community is “disproportionately impacted” by the war on drugs depends on its history of drug-related arrests, convictions and other law enforcement practices compared to the rest of the state.

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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program, What To Know

Cannabis Law Report

In 2016, Pennsylvania adopted Act 16, becoming one of 38 states that have medical marijuana programs in the United States. Legalization in the future. Medical marijuana patients are permitted to cultivate up to five plants at home. January 6, 2022. Author Jay Majitov.

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First Recreational Marijuana Bill Introduced in Ohio

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On Thursday, two Democratic state House representatives there—Casey Weinstein and Terrence Upchurch—introduced legislation to legalize and regulate the cultivation and sale of recreational marijuana in the state.

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Ohio Attorney General Rejects Recreational Cannabis Proposal

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Ohio attorney general Dave Yost has rejected an advocacy group’s proposal and signatures to legalize recreational cannabis. If this proposal became law, it would have legalized recreational cannabis for adults 21 and older and create rules for sales, possession and home cultivation. .

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Is weed legal in Alabama?

The Cannigma

Medical: Legal, but limited Recreational: illegal Reciprocity: No. Alabama law does not allow the consumption, possession, or cultivation of marijuana for recreational purposes, but has approved the establishment of a medical marijuana program in February 2021.

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Is weed legal in Ukraine?

The Cannigma

Recreational: not legal, possession decriminalized Medical: legal. Recreational cannabis is not legal in Ukraine, but possession of up to 5 grams is decriminalized and there is a limited, but expanding, medical program. Ukraine’s medical marijuana program.

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MJ Biz Report: Dutch recreational cannabis production pilot beset by delays

Cannabis Law Report

A pilot program to allow the limited cultivation and distribution of recreational cannabis in the Netherlands has been hit with another major delay. The Netherlands has been laying the groundwork for the pilot program for almost four years. MJ Biz Report.

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Is weed legal in Colombia?

The Cannigma

Recreational: No, but decriminalized Medical: Yes. Recreational cannabis is not legal in Colombia, but personal consumption and possession of the plant is decriminalized. The country has had a medical cannabis program since 2015. The post Is weed legal in Colombia?

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These States Could be the Next to Legalize Cannabis

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Cannabis legalization is happening regardless of the US federal government’s draconian stance on the subject. Despite cannabis remaining against the law on a federal level, many states have been allowing the sale, cultivation, and consumption of cannabis, with more states joining all the time. Suppose the United States federal government doesn’t do something about their outdated stance on cannabis legalization. Mississippi Could Legalize Medical Cannabis.

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Costa Rica’s program for medical cannabis, hemp could start in autumn

Cannabis Law Report

The new law would legalize production including sowing, cultivation, harvesting, storage and transport of cannabis products. The proposed law does not seek to legalize recreational marijuana.

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Congress to Vote on Protecting State Cannabis Programs

SpeedWeed

Congress will be voting on a proposal that would protect currently existing cannabis programs across the U.S. If passed, it would create protections for existing state cannabis programs, as well as any tribal medical cannabis programs.

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New York to Allow for Cannabis Deliveries Prior to Storefronts Opening

Veriheal

Medical cannabis has been legal in the state since 2014. 24, 2022, the state completely removed the qualifying conditions list that patients used to have to adhere to in order to qualify for the medical cannabis program.

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