The Differences Between Medical and Recreational Cannabis

United Patients Group

More and more states are considering and passing adult-use marijuana regulations, which give all adults over the age of 21 legal access to a variety of cannabis products for recreational use. Recreational Cannabis Costs More. Medical Dispensaries Are More Comprehensive.

Aurora Dispensary Gets Colorado’s First Recreational Marijuana Delivery Permit

Cannabis Law Report

MRR reports An Aurora dispensary has received Colorado’s first recreational marijuana delivery permit, but residents of the state’s third-largest city… Read More.

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Marijuana Delivery & Dispensary Laws In California

Cannabis Law Report

Since laws began to be changed to allow both medicinal, and recreational use of weed, a whole new industry has established itself. According to Statista, sales of legal recreational cannabis will reach $25 billion by 2025. What types of laws surround dispensaries?

Kansas’ Medical Cannabis Woes, TikTok’s Cannabis Content, & Rhode Island’s Recreational Legalization

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A Kansas medical cannabis bill fell short, a new study broke down TikTok cannabis content by the numbers, and Rhode Island legalized recreational cannabis. Rhode Island Legalizes Recreational Cannabis. with legalized recreational cannabis.

Top 5 Dispensaries in the San Francisco Bay Area

United Patients Group

Top 5 Dispensaries in the San Francisco Bay Area. Curious what the best cannabis dispensaries in the Bay Area are? Now that cannabis is available for recreational and medicinal purposes, you’re faced with the choice of where you’d like to get your products.

NYC Could Be Sparking Up Recreational Cannabis Sales This Fall

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The state legalized recreational-use cannabis last year and is gearing up to launch sales in the coming months. As Residents Await Dispensaries, Illicit Sales Continue. Cannabis possession and consumption are legal in the state of New York both medically and recreationally.

USA: Why DC Has No Recreational Dispensaries | DC Cannabis Lawyer | Scrofano Law PC

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FL Senator Re-Files Bill To Sell Recreational Cannabis In Medical Dispensaries

Cannabis Law Report

The post FL Senator Re-Files Bill To Sell Recreational Cannabis In Medical Dispensaries first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Cannabis Law NewsGanjapreneur reports A bill filed by Florida state Sen.

KindPeoples Recreational Dispensary and brand partners raise $10,464 for fire relief programs

Cannabis Law Report

SANTA CRUZ, California, January 6, 2021 – KindPeoples Recreational Cannabis Dispensary , the largest dispensary of premium cannabis products in Santa Cruz County is proud … Read More.

Marijuana Legality in Colorado: Colorado Weed Laws and Dispensaries Laws

Cannabis Law Report

Recreational and medicinal use of marijuana is legal in many states in the USA, including Colorado. Cannabis and marijuana-infused products… Read More. Pot Luck

Can A State Recriminalize Recreational Marijuana?

MMJ Recs

The laws surrounding both recreational and medical marijuana (MMJ) are constantly changing. Just about every major election sees alterations to which states currently allow their citizens to use marijuana recreationally and/or for medicinal purposes.

February 2 2021: Rose Law Group – Recreational Marijuana and non-citizens

Cannabis Law Report

Recreational marijuana is now legal in Arizona and while dispensaries are seeing lines wrap around the building, immigration lawyers say… Read More. The post February 2 2021: Rose Law Group – Recreational Marijuana and non-citizens first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

5 Best Dispensaries In Missouri In 2021

MMJ Recs

All of Missouri’s MMJ dispensaries sell high-quality, locally grown products – but which MO dispensaries are most popular in 2021? How Many Dispensaries Will Be Allowed In Missouri? The number of MMJ dispensaries in Missouri is limited to 192. Jane’s Dispensary.

Important Differences Between Recreational and Medical Cannabis

United Patients Group

Today, 35 states have legalized medical marijuana programs, and 14 states have permitted adults over the age of 21 to partake of recreational weed. Is there a difference between medical cannabis products and the marijuana available to recreational users?

Connecticut Could Be Home to a Mega Dispensary

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Connecticut could be the future home to a mega cannabis dispensary. Connecticut recently legalized adult-use/recreational cannabis, allowing adults 21 and over to have 1.5 Building a mega dispensary near Foxwoods Resort Casino could attract a lot of tourism to the area.

Nevada: Senator Introduces Bill To Alow Medical Dispensaries To Sell Recreational Product

Cannabis Law Report

The Nevada Independent reports An acrimonious battle over the distribution of coveted marijuana dispensary licenses in 2018 spilled over into… Read More.

Detroit’s new recreational cannabis ordinance challenged in lawsuit

Cannabis Law Report

A chain of medical marijuana dispensaries filed a lawsuit in Wayne County Circuit Court Wednesday challenging Detroit’s new recreational marijuana ordinance. Cannabis Law NewsVia The Detroit News.

Arizona Cities Ban Recreational Only Marijuana Establishments

Cannabis Law Report

Arizonans knew zoning issues could cause headaches for dispensary owners. The post Arizona Cities Ban Recreational Only Marijuana Establishments first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. However, what was unanticipated are the new bans by some… Read More.

Pennsylvania lawmakers introduce bill to legalize recreational cannabis use

Cannabis Law Report

HB 2050 would create a permitting process for growers, processors and dispensaries in addition to a 10% wholesale tax on business-to-business transactions. The Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement would license growers, processors, and dispensaries to produce and sell adult-use cannabis.

Celebrating Legal Recreational Cannabis Sales in New Mexico

Veriheal

New Mexico’s Recreational Adult-Use Cannabis Market Already Seeing Great Success. Recreational cannabis sales kicked off in New Mexico on April 1st with a blazing success. Dispensary employees handed out popsicles and water to customers waiting outside in line.

Pittsburgh Opens Pennsylvania’s First Drive-Through Dispensary: What You Need To Know About MMJ & Driving

MMJ Recs

As of July 30, 2021, Pittsburgh has also opened its first drive-through dispensary, in a move to make MMJ even more easily available for those who need it. Pennsylvania’s First Drive-Through Dispensary: What You Need To Know.

Louisiana Is Blazing Trails With New Cannabis Laws

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The law used very specific language that allowed certain aspects of a medical cannabis program, such as prescriptions from doctors, but failed to address other factors such as cultivation and distribution.

Connecticut’s ‘Cannapreneurs’ Can Now Apply for Recreational Cannabis Business Licenses

Veriheal

Since Connecticut lawmakers embraced Senate Bill 1201 in June 2021, wannabe cannabis business owners have been eagerly waiting to get involved in the fresh adult-use (recreational) market. However, applicants who reside in one of the law’s mentioned “Disproportionately Impacted Areas” will be exempt from license caps and the lottery process. About Connecticut’s Adult-Use Cannabis Law.

Recreational Cannabis Legalization Bill Advances In New Hampshire

MassRoots

A bill to legalize recreational cannabis for adults in New Hampshire has advanced in the state’s House of Representatives. “For the first time in history the House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee voted to recommend that we put an end to the prohibition of cannabis and enact a law to provide for the legalization, regulation and taxation.”. The bill dictates that every one ounce of dried cannabis flowers sold by a state-licensed dispensary would be taxed $30.

City of Cambridge Eliminates Local Tax on Recreational Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

The Cambridge City Council unanimously passed a policy order repealing a three percent “Community Impact Fee” tax on recreational marijuana in a meeting Monday evening. The city’s first recreational dispensary, Yamba Market, will open to the public next week. The Harvard Crimson.

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

MassRoots

Regulations were officially approved in Alaska to allow cannabis dispensaries to apply for on-site consumption permits. While some city ordinances in states like California, where cannabis is also legal, have allowed some in-store cannabis use, Alaska is the first state to establish a statewide licensing system to permit patrons to use the cannabis products they purchase before leaving the dispensary.

Legal Civil War At Co Dispensary Native Roots

Cannabis Law Report

The ownership group behind Native Roots , one of Colorado’s largest dispensary chains, is involved in an internal battle over $100 million. Native Roots operates twenty dispensaries in Colorado, as well as numerous marijuana cultivations and infused product facilities.

Parent Company Buys Jayden’s Journey Dispensary

Cannabis Law Report

TPCO Holding Corp. (OTCQX: GRAMF) has acquired an operating retail dispensary located in Ceres, California from the owners of Jayden’s Journey. It describes itself as a premier medical and recreational Cannabis dispensary with locations in Modesto and Ceres, Ca.

Nearly 900 New Mexicans are applying to grow recreational cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

Indy White is with Purlife, an Albuquerque-based medical marijuana dispensary now gearing up to serve the recreational market. Commercial recreational applications opened last Wednesday and, already, the New Mexico Licensing and Regulation Department is seeing big demand. “So

Which California Cities Don’t Have Recreational Marijuana Retailers?

MMJ Recs

However, although recreational cannabis is legal, there are some cities and counties throughout the state that have made it very hard (or nearly impossible) for recreational marijuana users to buy cannabis products. This is because these areas have banned recreational marijuana shops from being set up (often by refusing to approve business plans). Which California cities don’t have recreational marijuana retailers?

Illinois Supreme Court orders consolidation of lawsuits by applicants challenging the recreational cannabis licensing process

Cannabis Law Report

The Illinois Supreme Court ordered the consolidation of lawsuits filed by cannabis dispensary license applicants in an attempt to resolve multiple claims challenging the fairness of the licensing process. Cannabis Law NewsThe Chicago Tribune reports.

The best cannabis dispensaries in Las Vegas 2022

The Cannigma

While dispensaries are easy to come by, consumption areas are not. Per Nevada law, you can only consume cannabis on private property, not in public. Violators of these cannabis laws only face a misdemeanor charge, but also up to 6 months in jail and a $1,000 fine.

Illinois Supreme Court orders consolidation of lawsuits by applicants challenging the recreational cannabis licensing process

Cannabis Law Report

The Illinois Supreme Court ordered the consolidation of lawsuits filed by cannabis dispensary license applicants in an attempt to resolve multiple claims challenging the fairness of the licensing process. Cannabis Law NewsThe Chicago Tribune reports.

Buy This Dog?s Artwork, Get A Free Gift Of Weed

MassRoots

When the recreational possession and use of cannabis is legalized, but a regulated retail market is not, people are forced to think of creative ways to obtain and provide weed. While a regulated recreational market has not been established in Washington D.C.,

5 Tips for Running a Marijuana Dispensary

Otherside Farms

A marijuana dispensary is a place to sell marijuana. If you are interested in starting a cannabis dispensary, read on. Type of Marijuana Dispensary. First, you need to decide what type of marijuana dispensary you want. Also, consider the location of the dispensary.

Stories of Hope: Chronic pain for life? But wait, I’m too young…

United Patients Group

Chronic pain for life? But wait, I’m too young…. About 10 years ago, my youngest daughter was terribly injured in a 5 car pile-up on a busy interstate at rush hour. Diagnosed with severe spinal injuries and chronic pain for life, she was devastated emotionally & physically.

Illinois Legalizes Recreational Cannabis!

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What makes Illinois unusual is that it used an ordinary lawmaking approach to enact its program where legislators approved the new law rather than through a voter referendum as in all other states (except Vermont). The new bill allows employers to maintain “drug-free” workplaces and landlords to prohibit possession on their properties, and it allows individual communities to prohibit or allow cannabis dispensaries. The post Illinois Legalizes Recreational Cannabis!