Vermont Legalizes Recreational Marijuana Sales

Leafwell

On Thursday 8 October, 2020, Governor Phil Scott (R) announced that he’ll allow a marijuana sales legalization bill passed by the legislature (S.54) to take effect. This makes Vermont the 11th state in the US to legalize recreational marijuana.

“Recreational” vs “Medical” Marijuana

Nature's Way Medicine

In the past, the term “recreational marijuana” has generally been used to mean illegal use of cannabis for purposes to get high. The post “Recreational” vs “Medical” Marijuana appeared first on Nature's Way Medicine.

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Arizona Prop 207: Medical Marijuana Goes Recreational

Leafwell

On 3rd November 2020, voters in Arizona approved Proposition 207, legalizing recreational marijuana in the state. Legal medical marijuana has a long history in Arizona. Cannabis News arizona cannabis laws Marijuana Laws new law recreational marijuana

Maine Finally Allows for Recreational Marijuana Sales in October, 2020

Leafwell

Maine has had medical marijuana laws on its books since 1999, making it one of the earliest states in the United States to have a medical marijuana program. The Marijuana Legalization Act was supposed to take effect within 40 days of November 8, 2016.

Where the Money Grows: Learning the Industry Trends in Medical Cannabis, Recreational Marijuana, Hemp, and Beyond

Speaker: Jonathan Bench, International Cannabis and Securities Business Attorney at Harris Bricken

The U.S. cannabis industry is still in its infancy, even though states began engaging with legalization in one form or another in the late 1990s. Today, many opportunities exist for individuals and businesses that want to engage in the industry. Join international cannabis and securities business attorney Jonathan Bench as he provides some pitfalls and best practices for companies & individuals looking to engage with the U.S. cannabis marketplace.

Recreational Cannabis is Legal in Australia’s Capital Territory

Leafwell

Recreational cannabis has been legal in the Australian Capital Territory, which contains Canberra, the capital city of Australia since Friday, January 31, 2020. Cannabis News ACT Australia Canberra recreational cannabis recreational marijuana

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. Because of this perpetual flux, many people are often left wondering, “Can a state recriminalize recreational marijuana?” Keep reading for more information about the laws surrounding recreational marijuana.

Recreational Marijuana: Impact on Traffic Deaths

CannaMD

When it comes to marijuana legalization, one of the opposition’s main concerns is whether legal access to cannabis will increase the number of drivers who operate a vehicle in an impaired state. The effects of marijuana, on the other hand, typically last for only a few hours.

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?

South Dakota Legalized Both Recreational and Medical Cannabis. Now What?

Leafwell

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Montana Legislature considers recreational marijuana bills – Cannabis Business Executive

SpeedWeed

Montana lawmakers are considering a range of bills that would make changes to I-190, the citizen-led initiative approved by voters in November that OK’d recreational marijuana in Montana. February 25, 2021 by AggregatedNews Leave a Comment.

Where to find Maine’s recreational marijuana stores

Leafly

The post Where to find Maine’s recreational marijuana stores appeared first on Leafly. Industry Maine recreational marijuana recreational marijuana storesMaine's adult-use cannabis stores open Oct. Leafly has them mapped on its app and listed here.

Recreational cannabis sales debut in Arizona months ahead of schedule

Leafly

207, the first retail marijuana stores opened in Arizona. The post Recreational cannabis sales debut in Arizona months ahead of schedule appeared first on Leafly. Industry adult use cannabis legalization Arizona cannabis stores marijuana legalization

Recreational Cannabis In Ohio Set Back A Second Time Due To COVID-19

MassRoots

Ohio’s recreational cannabis initiative has been delayed due to coronavirus social distancing measures, and the petition’s language is also undergoing revisions at the request of Ohio’s Attorney General. Tom Haren, Spokesperson for Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol , has indicated the group is taking social distancing measures seriously during the pandemic. The post Recreational Cannabis In Ohio Set Back A Second Time Due To COVID-19 appeared first on MassRoots.

Oregon – Report: Options for Obtaining Water Legally: An Overview for Hemp, Medical Marijuana and Recreational Marijuana

Cannabis Law Report

The post Oregon – Report: Options for Obtaining Water Legally: An Overview for Hemp, Medical Marijuana and Recreational Marijuana first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Here’s the report in full… Read More.

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.

February 8 2021: Iowa lawmakers consider legalizing recreational marijuana

Cannabis Law Report

The post February 8 2021: Iowa lawmakers consider legalizing recreational marijuana first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. … Read More. Cannabis Law TV

UPDATE: VERMONT OFFICIALLY LEGALIZES RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA SALES

Cannabis Law Report

Yesterday, Vermont became the 11 th state to legalize recreational marijuana sales and the second to do so via legislation (Illinois was the first in … Read More. The post UPDATE: VERMONT OFFICIALLY LEGALIZES RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA SALES first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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. However, many states with recreational legislation also have medical marijuana rules in place — but why? The truth is there are good reasons you might still pursue a medical marijuana card even if your state does have legal recreational dispensaries.

Why Is Recreational Marijuana Not Legal In Florida?

LifeCannMD

that have legalized recreational marijuana. In November 2016, Florida passed legislation allowing for the use of Medical Marijuana. Patients who are able to qualify for a medical card, must have an underlying condition that marijuana can be used to treat.

November 20 2020: Commission Approves Recreational Marijuana License Stipulated Settlements

Cannabis Law Report

Portland, OR — At its regular monthly meeting on November 19, 2020, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission approved eight recreational marijuana license stipulated settlements.

USA: Tax Foundation – Several States Considering Legal Recreational Marijuana

Cannabis Law Report

This article contains a chart Potential Recreational Marijuana Excise Tax Revenue by State Based on Average Taxes Paid per Marijuana… Read More. The post USA: Tax Foundation – Several States Considering Legal Recreational Marijuana first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Michigan loosens eligibility requirements for recreational cannabis licenses

SpeedWeed

Michigan’s recreational cannabis market will open up to new competition beginning March 1, when applicants for multiple classes of adult-use marijuana licenses will no longer require an active medical MJ permit to be eligible. Marijuana processor.

Article: Flawed Federal Taxation of Recreational Marijuana

Cannabis Law Report

The Tax Foundation (USA) writes… A House vote is expected this month on the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act , which would de-schedule … Read More.

Oglala Sioux Tribe approves medical, recreational marijuana

Leafly

Members of the Oglala Sioux Tribe passed a referendum to legalize medical and recreational marijuana on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, according to preliminary results from the tribe’s election commission. The post Oglala Sioux Tribe approves medical, recreational marijuana appeared first on Leafly.

Veterans In Support Of Recreational Marijuana State Their Case To Lawmakers In Minnesota – Cannabis Business Executive

SpeedWeed

The push to legalize recreational marijuana in Minnesota is moving forward. Legalizing recreational marijuana in Minnesota is a hot button topic at the State Capitol. He testified that marijuana was the one thing that paused his pain. “I

Retail prices for recreational marijuana flower rise in response to record demand amid pandemic

Cannabis Law Report

MJ Biz reports The average retail price for smokable recreational marijuana products in four Western states continued to increase throughout… Read More.

Arizona Issues Interim Final Regulations AND New Recreational Licenses

HarrisBricken

The Arizona Department of Health Services (the “Department”) (1) released final interim rules for recreational licensees, and (2) issued new recreational licenses. So, it appears that recreational sales have started out strong in Arizona.

COVID-19 delays Maine’s recreational marijuana rollout

Leafly

The post COVID-19 delays Maine’s recreational marijuana rollout appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics adult-use cannabis cannabis stores coronavirus COVID-19 Maine marijuana legalizationAfter preparing to launch in spring 2020, state officials have decided to delay the start of retail sales.

Recreational Legalization Bills Advance In New Mexico House And Senate

MassRoots

A bill to legalize the recreational use of cannabis was just approved by the House Judiciary Committee in Santa Fe, New Mexico, making it one step closer to becoming law. Armstrong, and Angelica Rubio, HB 356 would legalize the recreational possession and use of cannabis by adults aged 21 and older. Protecting the rights of medical marijuana patients, residents would also be permitted to cultivate up to six mature plants at one time under the House bill.

Guam Legalizes Recreational Marijuana

WeedAdvisor

Each person can possess a maximum of one ounce (28g) of marijuana, while workplaces reserve the right to enforce zero tolerance policies for drug use or impairment at work. Acknowledging the prevalence of marijuana use in the territory, Governor Guerrero made it clear what his motivations were: “We must regulate this illicit drug that is the most widely used drug in our society. The post Guam Legalizes Recreational Marijuana appeared first on WeedAdvisor.

Recreational Cannabis Bill Heads to New Mexico House Floor

SpeedWeed

New Mexico just passed a recreational cannabis bill through committee in the House, and the next step is the House floor for debate. . Protecting Medical Marijuana and Moving Towards Equity. The post Recreational Cannabis Bill Heads to New Mexico House Floor appeared first on SpeedWeed.

Pennsylvania Could Be Next State To Legalize Recreational Cannabis

SpeedWeed

The next state to legalize marijuana for adults may well be Pennsylvania, where two top state lawmakers introduced a bipartisan legalization bill on Wednesday. The post Pennsylvania Could Be Next State To Legalize Recreational Cannabis appeared first on SpeedWeed.

Marijuana Comparison: Medical vs Recreational Potency

Otherside Farms

There’s somewhat of a debate going on in the legal marijuana world. More specifically, it’s medical vs recreational potency. There are several things that determine a marijuana strain’s potency. Medical vs Recreational Potency 101. What is the difference between medical marijuana and recreational marijuana? The biggest difference between medical marijuana and recreational marijuana is its usage.

New Jersey: NJ Dept Of Agriculture Recreational Marijuana Statement

Cannabis Law Report

They write… The New Jersey Department of Agriculture has received numerous calls concerning details about recreational marijuana. The post New Jersey: NJ Dept Of Agriculture Recreational Marijuana Statement first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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.

4 Things To Know About The Legalization Of Recreational Marijuana In Arizona

Cannabis Law Report

The November 2020 election saw 4 more American states joining 11 other states who had voted to legalize recreational marijuana… Read More. The post 4 Things To Know About The Legalization Of Recreational Marijuana In Arizona first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.