Month: August 2021

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Legal THC, In All 50 States—No Marijuana Legalization Required? This Texas Company Says It’s Hacked Federal Drug Laws.

Texas, home to some of the most punitive Marijuana laws in the United States, is also home to more than its fair share of companies dealing in hemp and CBD products—which, thanks to the 2018 Farm Bill, are legal in all 50 states (even Texas). Hemp and Marijuana are both cannabis, but the distinction is a matter of law, not botany. Marijuana (illegal) has more than 0.3 percent THC by…
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Saginaw’s first recreational marijuana dispensary is now open

SAGINAW, MI – A new recreational Marijuana Dispensary opened its doors Tuesday, Aug. 31, bringing a non-medical storefront to the city of Saginaw for the first time. Saginaw’s Lume Cannabis Dispensary, located at 3446 State St., is the 23rd storefront opened by the company in Michigan. Lume opened a downtown Bay City location in May. The Saginaw location is the 10th opened by the company so far in 2021; it…
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Danbury’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Only Weeks Away

Bethel’s medical Marijuana Dispensary, ‘Compassionate Care Center of Connecticut‘ will soon morph into Danbury’s first medical cannabis Dispensary when ‘The Botanist’ opens in late September at 105 Mill Plain Road. To be clear, this facility will not be a recreational Marijuana Dispensary. Compassionate Care was purchased by Acreage Holdings, Inc in 2018 and decided to rebrand the Dispensary according to the website cannabisdispensarymag.com. Location of ‘The Botanist’ on Mill Plain…
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Opinion | What Proponents of Legal Marijuana Forget to Mention

Aug. 30, 2021 11:53 am ET The letter supporting Marijuana legalization from Paul Armentano of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (“Decriminalizing Marijuana Doesn’t Address the Problem,” Aug. 27) completely ignores the medical consequences, suffered throughout the nation, of enhancing access to Marijuana. There exists clear medical evidence of increased psychiatric difficulties with Marijuana use, including violence, psychosis, schizophrenia, manic episodes, worsening depression and suicide. Traffic fatalities…
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Dispensary licensing brings hundreds of thousands in revenue to Battle Creek – WWMT-TV

Dispensary licensing brings hundreds of thousands in revenue to Battle Creek  WWMT-TV…
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Las Vegas dispensary offers pre-roll for a penny after vaccine – FOX5 Las Vegas

Las Vegas dispensary offers pre-roll for a penny after vaccine  FOX5 Las Vegas…
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He Didn’t Like Cannabis, But Andrew Cuomo Was Big Marijuana’s Best Friend

Andrew Cuomo, the governor of New York from 2011 until his resignation Aug. 23, never liked Marijuana legalization all that much. It’s true Cuomo signed into law in March the state’s Marijuana Revenue and Taxation Act, which legalized adult-use cannabis in the nation’s biggest city and set the stage for a statewide industry worth as much as $4.6 billion. No serious observers believe Cuomo legalized out of any sense of…
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Downtown Long Beach gets its 1st dispensary with Catalyst Cannabis Co.

Downtown Long Beach has its first cannabis Dispensary. Catalyst Cannabis Co. opened its new headquarters, 433 N. Pine Ave., earlier this month; the site is the company’s fifth Dispensary in Long Beach. Catalyst Cannabis Co. opened its newest location in Downtown Long Beach, 433 N. Pine Ave., on Friday, Aug. 20, 2021. (Courtesy Julia Axelrod) Catalyst Cannabis Co. opened its newest location in Downtown Long Beach, 433 N. Pine Ave.,…
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Marijuana Dispensary to Pay Nearly $300,000 for Failing to Pay Proper Wages to Hundreds of Employees

BOSTON — A Marijuana Dispensary with locations in Chicopee, Bridgewater, and Great Barrington will pay nearly $300,000 in restitution and penalties for failing to pay hundreds of employees premium pay on Sundays and covered holidays, Attorney General Maura Healey announced today. Theory Wellness, Inc., President and CEO Brandon Pollock, and Treasurer and Secretary Nicholas Friedman have been issued one citation by the AG’s Office for failing to pay its employees…
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Codington County medical marijuana ordinances move forward after first reading

Proposed county regulations that would govern medical Marijuana businesses are one step closer to reality. Codington County Zoning Officer Luke Muller discussed the medical cannabis ordinances at this week’s Codington County Commission meeting as part of the first-reading process. Some of the regulations and definitions have been adjusted through the process. But when it comes to rural parts of Codington County, there will be no more than one Dispensary able…
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Bernardston cannabis grow facility receives OK to expand, start dispensary

BERNARDSTON — The Planning Board approved a special permit Tuesday night allowing The Heirloom Collective to build a 40,455-square-foot addition onto its cannabis grow facility on Northfield Road (Route 10) and construct a 4,500-square-foot office and retail Dispensary. After an extensive site plan review and a review of the special permit criteria, the board unanimously approved the permit, with certain waivers, pending receipt of a letter of approval from the…