Oregon Cannabis Retailers Are Pulling Vape Carts Off Store Shelves

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The post Oregon Cannabis Retailers Are Pulling Vape Carts Off Store Shelves appeared first on Leafly. Health Industry Oregon vape pens vape safetyOregon cannabis stores are removing vaping products from their shelves amid a nationwide scare over severe lung illnesses and deaths.

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Evidence-Based Research Suggests Allowing Cannabis Storefront Retail Benefits Neighboring Property Values, Public Health and Safety

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As for the effect of cannabis stores on the property values in their surrounding neighborhoods, the report observes: Modern cannabis retail stores are moving from the industrial fringes of town to prestige locations in high-value shopping districts.

Shopify Launches New Features for CBD Sellers as Safety Concerns Grow

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retailers selling “products online or in brick-and-mortar retail locations, where permitted by law.”. Shopify announced on Tuesday the addition of several features specifically for CBD and hemp sellers.

California Declares “War” on Illegal Marijuana Farmers, Retailers

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Citing research that shows the black market’s detrimental effects to the environment , public safety and lawful sales, Gov.

Europe’s Top Broad Spectrum CBD Retailer, Dr. Hemp Me, Accredited by Cannabis Trade Association

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It is the single-most Cannabinoid centric trade syndicate for the UK and Europe, functioning with all precincts of the Hemp and Cannabis market, and the government to establish jurisprudence, which will fortify the safety and quality standards and provide effective guidance.

Vermont: Senate Passes Legislation Permitting Marijuana Sales

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Members of the state Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation on Thursday establishing a system of retail marijuana sales to adults. Phil Scott has also expressed his intent to veto the legislation if it fails to adequately fund efforts directed toward youth prevention and traffic safety.

Olds College: Introduction to Cannabis Retail Course Launched in partnership with 420 Clinic

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Olds College is excited to launch a new Introduction to Cannabis Retail course. Offered through Continuing Education, the new online course was developed in partnership with 420 Clinic and prepares students for employment in the cannabis retail industry. Students will be introduced to a scientific and biological framework for understanding cannabis, a variety of product knowledge and the regulations required to operate successfully within a Canadian retail cannabis outlet. “We

BCC Alert 16 January 2018: Approved state regulations for cannabis businesses across the supply chain from cultivation to retail.

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SACRAMENTO – California’s three state cannabis licensing authorities today announced that the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) has officially approved state regulations for cannabis businesses across the supply chain from cultivation to retail. PRESS RELEASE.

Associated Press: Many Commercially Marketed CBD Products Tainted With Psychoactive Adulterants

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Reporters commissioned laboratory testing of 30 commercially available CBD products sold at retailers (non-dispensaries), including edible products and vapor products.

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Surgeon General’s Advisory Highlights Need for Further Cannabis Regulation, Not Criminalization

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“These regulations should include age restrictions, prohibitions on the unlicensed commercial production or retail sale of the plant and rational limits with regard to product marketing.”

FDA Hearing On ‘Hemp-Derived CBD’ Today

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Washington, DC : Today the US Food and Drug Administration is taking in-person public testimony with regard to the “manufacturing, product quality, marketing, labeling, and sale” of CBD-infused retail products.

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Illinois Gov. Pritzker Signs Bill to Legalize and Regulate Marijuana

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Pritzker has signed legislation legalizing the adult use of marijuana and regulating its commercial production and retail sale. Illinois Gov.

NORML Submits Comments to FDA Ahead of CBD Hearing

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The agency will be taking public testimony on Friday, May 31, with regard to the “manufacturing, product quality, marketing, labeling, and sale” of CBD-infused retail products.

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New Jersey: Adult-use legalization is closer than ever

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After months of negotiation, Governor Murphy and NJ state legislators have reached a deal on what will be included in upcoming legislation to legalize the adult-use and retail sale of marijuana in the state of New Jersey. It’s time for New Jersey to prioritize the health, safety, and well-being of its residents by joining the 10 states (and Washington DC) that have passed sensible marijuana reform.

California launches anti-illegal pot campaign

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Shop licensed cannabis retailers only.”. The campaign “will directly impact consumer safety by clarifying that only cannabis purchased from licensed retailers has met the state’s safety standards,” Bureau of Cannabis Control Chief Lori Ajax said in a statement.

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Marijuana Banking Bill Scheduled For Committee Markup

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It also places the safety and welfare of these business’ customers at risk, as they must carry significant amounts of cash on their persons in order to make legal purchases at retail facilities.

California: UCBA ( United Cannabis Business Association) 11 Sept 2019 Open Letter, “BRING WEEDMAPS INTO COMPLIANCE – ENFORCE AB 97” To Governor Gavin Newsom & Lori AjaxTo

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Every day that Weedmaps continues to advertise for unlicensed retailers they are putting consumers at risk and suppressing the growth and very existence of the legal market,” the letter stated. Senator Nancy Skinner, Chair, Public Safety Committee.

Clark County council votes to lift marijuana ban

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The ordinance approved Tuesday night paves the way for cannabis processors, producers and retailers to begin operating in unincorporated parts of the county. The ordinance also specifies the respective zoning requirements for cannabis producers, processors and retailers.

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Legalization Proposals Progress Around the Country

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Senate Bill 686 seeks to legalize the use, possession, cultivation, and retail sale of small amounts of marijuana for adults. House Bill 481 seeks to allow for the use, possession, and retail sale of marijuana by adults. On January 16, the House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee heard testimony for and against HB 481 during a public hearing. House Bill 356 seeks to permit the use, possession, cultivation, and retail sale of cannabis for adults 21 and over.

Marijuana Banking Passes Critical Committee

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It also places the safety and welfare of these business’ customers at risk, as they must carry significant amounts of cash on their persons in order to make legal purchases at retail facilities. ” Representative Ed Perlmutter commented: “The SAFE Banking Act is about public safety, accountability and respecting states’ rights.

Congress looks into allowing banking for marijuana businesses

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“Hopefully, the hearing will allow us to ascertain what steps we can take to encourage economic growth and public safety in that space.” “We serve the whole chain from retailers to growers to laboratories, processors.

Clark County continues to eye pot-law changes

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In April, the council held a work session examining the public safety and health aspects of legal cannabis. Retailers would be allowed to stay open until 11 p.m. Currently, three businesses hold retail licenses and another three are pending in unincorporated Clark County.

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California is Moving Forward With a Plan to Establish Marijuana Banks

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The state Senate voted 35 to 1 on Tuesday to pass a bill that would allow people to start banks and credit unions that could accept cash deposits from marijuana retailers. ” He called it a public safety issue, putting retailers at risk of robbery.

Thursday: New Hampshire legislature passes recreational cannabis bill, sends to Senate

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5 percent to public safety agencies for hiring/training drug recognition experts. “Five percent tax rate on cultivators and a 9 percent tax at the retail level, and that’s somewhat lower than other states,” Simon said. NPR Report.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 1/4/19

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Separate provisions in the bill exclude cannabidiol from the federal definition of marijuana, permit VA doctors to authorize medical cannabis access to qualified patients, and remove undue federal barriers to clinical trial research to better assess the safety and efficacy of medical cannabis.

Article – Quartz: Here’s how much marijuana businesses pay in taxes

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15% on sales from grower to retailer; 15% on retail sales. 15% on sales from grower to retailer; 10% on retail sales. Massachusetts pays for various public safety programs with the cannabis taxes it collects. Read the full article at. link].

BCC Launch Campaign To Persuade People To Buy Regulated Cannabis

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This public education campaign is the first to focus on educating consumers about the differences between cannabis purchased from licensed retailers and that from illegal businesses,” said Lori Ajax, Chief of the Bureau of Cannabis Control. “We

CannaTech Cape Town Welcomes Southern Sky

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Goodleaf CBD Retail Stores Leading the Market. Following South Africa’s full legalization of CBD, Southern Sky’s retail arm Goodleaf, opened the country’s first high-end brick and mortar CBD store on May 31 in Cape Town.

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Riverside County is now accepting pre-registration forms for cultivation, retail, and microbusiness. Santa Barbara County is holding two (2) workshop on Cannabis Worker Health and Safety. Latest City & County updates for California.

Washington Marijuana: Is the Residency Requirement Doomed?

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On June 26, 2019 the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) issued a ruling in Tennessee Wine and Spirits Retailers Association v. Thomas invalidating a two-year residency requirement for Tennessee retail liquor stores.

CannaTech Welcomes Southern Sky Group

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Following South Africa’s full legalization of CBD, Southern Sky’s retail arm Goodleaf, opened the country’s first high-end brick and mortar CBD store on May 31 in Cape Town’s beautiful city centre.

LA Weekly Publishes Feature Report On The Spate Of CA Cannabis Dispensary Robberies

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These have included stick-up kids getting away with 20 pounds of flower with a retail value of $156,000 and the cracking of a safe by someone a bit more technically adept in a separate incident. LA Weekly write by way of introduction.

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Rhode Island: Gov. Raimondo’s Proposed Marijuana Legalization Budget Plan

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Like it or not, we’re going to be incurring public safety and public health expenses because it’s legal in Massachusetts… And I think it is time for us to put together our own regulatory and taxing framework,” she said. Other parts of the proposal will no longer permit growing marijuana plants by and for medical marijuana patients who can’t or won’t demonstrate hardship, instead driving them toward retail sales at compassion centers.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 1/25/19

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179: The VA Medicinal Cannabis Research Act of 2019 to facilitate federally-sponsored clinical research into the safety and efficacy of medical cannabis among veterans. Legislation is pending, House Bill 708, to legalize the use, possession, cultivation, and retail sale of small amounts of marijuana for adults. Legislation is pending, House Bill 551, to legalize the use, possession, and retail sale of marijuana for adults 21 and over.

Understanding The Major Drivers to Market Adoption of CBD

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Numerous countries, including Canada, Uruguay, Colombia, and certain US states have already legalized recreational cannabis use, which opens up a substantial retail market. State Revenues & The Emergence of Retail.

After 10 Hour FDA Hearing on CBD, Urgent Need for Clarity

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As a general consensus, the speakers working in and concerned with the CBD market want clarity and consistency for the purposes of product safety. Others requested consistent definitions, safety standards and protocols, and there was a push for interim guidance while FDA considers the rules needed to regulate the vast CBD market. The fact is, however, that there are numerous CBD products currently flooding the retail CBD market. By: Jessica Wasserman and Nabil Rodriguez.

Another Day Another Set Of Vaping Updates

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18—cannabis cartridge manufacturers and retailers have taken to social media to convey the safety of their products. Vaping illnesses continue to spread as THC risks revive marijuana legalization debate. link].