More than 100 businesses picked to sell Maryland medical marijuana

Published: Dec 12, 2016, 1:11 pm • Updated: Dec 12, 2016, 1:11 pm By Fenit Nirappil and Aaron Gregg, The Washington Post Maryland officials on Friday announced the 102 businesses who have received preliminary authorization to sell the state’s first legal medical marijuana, bringing the long-awaited program a step closer…

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Polls: These two New England states could be the first to sell retail pot on the East Coast

Published: Sep 30, 2016, 9:35 am • Updated: Sep 30, 2016, 9:35 am By Chris Thomas, The Cannabist Staff According to two new polls released this week, recreational cannabis legalization initiatives in both Maine and Massachusetts are likely to pass this November. Should either state’s voters pass their measures, they…

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Uruguay To Sell Three Different Strains Of Marijuana At Pharmacies Next Year

Uruguay voted to legalize marijuana in 2013. They were the first country in the world to do so. There were almost instantly reports that there would be grams for as low as one dollar in Uruguay, and that sales would occur very quickly. Time has shown that launching legal sales…

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What Information Do Oregon Dispensaries Need From Customers To Sell Them Recreational Marijuana?

I have been receiving e-mails from readers in Oregon who are alarmed by dispensaries asking for their IDs when they purchase recreational marijuana. ‘I do not want my ID number and info on some list for the government to maintain’ is a common statement that people say. And understandably so.…

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‘Highly Distributed’ Helps Oregon Growers Sell Their Medical Marijuana And Products

I was at an event a couple of months back and I met a guy named Michael Johnson. It was a networking event, so the conversation started as it usually does at those things, with each of us asking the question ‘What do you do in the cannabis industry?’ I…

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Washington Compliance Checks: 19 Of 157 Recreational Marijuana Stores Sell To Minors

In May I wrote an article talking about how recreational marijuana stores that sell to minors hurt the entire industry, and the movement as a whole. The article came after four stores in Washington sold recreational marijuana to minors during compliance checks. Sadly, the last round of compliance checks in…

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