Denver finalizes first-in-nation marijuana social use rules, dropping some restrictions

Published: Jun 30, 2017, 10:19 am • Updated: Jun 30, 2017, 10:42 am By Jon Murray, The Denver Post Denver’s top licensing official Friday unveiled final rules for a four-year pilot program that in coming months will allow patrons of some businesses to use marijuana in a social setting. The…

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What Florida medical marijuana will look like under proposed rules

Published: Jun 19, 2017, 10:56 am • Updated: Jun 19, 2017, 10:57 am By Joe Reedy, The Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida health officials have issued their proposed rules to implement the state’s constitutional medical marijuana amendment. The regulations that were released on Friday by the Department of Health…

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California’s new cannabis rules create path to organic grows, delivery, regional naming and more

Published: Jun 15, 2017, 2:36 pm • Updated: Jun 15, 2017, 3:16 pm By Jonathan J. Cooper, The Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California would set standards for organic marijuana, allow pot samples at county fairs and permit home deliveries under legislation set to be considered by lawmakers Thursday as…

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Proposed Denver social marijuana use rules so restrictive “99 percent” of business owners “no longer interested”

Published: Jun 14, 2017, 7:59 am • Updated: Jun 14, 2017, 8:19 am By Kieran Nicholson, The Denver Post Among the main concerns Tuesday night at a public hearing on social marijuana use at Denver businesses were dual consumption of pot and alcohol, cannabis odors, visibility and protecting children from…

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Ohio docs writing recs for patients to buy medical marijuana in Michigan before rules set

Published: May 30, 2017, 8:03 am • Updated: May 30, 2017, 8:03 am By Mark Gillispie, The Associated Press CLEVELAND — Ohioans wanting medical marijuana have been crossing the border into Michigan, where some Detroit-area dispensaries will sell to out-of-staters who are issued recommendations for cannabis use months ahead of…

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Want to go to one of Denver’s new social pot use events? Proposed rules say you’ll need to sign a waiver

Published: May 11, 2017, 2:38 pm • Updated: May 11, 2017, 3:19 pm By Jon Murray, The Denver Post Businesses that obtain permits to offer Denver’s first-in-the-nation areas for social marijuana use would have to require patrons to sign waivers as they enter. They would have to follow a ventilation plan if…

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Arizona court: State can’t ban medical marijuana on campuses, but colleges can set their own rules

Published: Apr 6, 2017, 4:25 pm • Updated: Apr 6, 2017, 4:27 pm By The Associated Press PHOENIX — An appellate court ruled Thursday that Arizona colleges and universities can prohibit medical marijuana on campuses but lawmakers can’t make it a crime. The medical marijuana law approved by Arizona voters…

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