Alaska Paving the Way for Cannabis Clubs – First in the Nation

Alaska Paving the Way for Cannabis Clubs – First in the Nation Alaska is the first state to legalize ‘on-site-cannabis-consumption’. While this statement might not sound like a big deal…it actually is a very big deal. It’s the first state that has officially recognized the right for people to smoke…

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Colorado lawmakers again say no to cannabis clubs

Colorado legislators this week doused the latest attempt to establish licensed cannabis consumption clubs in the state, but another social-use bid remains alive. A bill to establish a marijuana consumption club license and accompanying regulations for adult-use cannabis spaces failed on a vote of 6-1 in the Senate Committee on…

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Social use marijuana clubs will soon be legal in Denver, but how many will open?

Published: Aug 22, 2017, 9:02 am • Updated: Aug 22, 2017, 9:55 am By Kristen Nichols, The Associated Press DENVER — Colorado’s largest city is on the brink of licensing some of the nation’s first legal marijuana clubs. But Denver’s elaborate hurdles for potential weed-friendly coffee shops and gathering places…

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Colorado pot clubs bill passes through House committee, showdown with governor likely

Published: Mar 21, 2017, 7:36 am • Updated: Mar 21, 2017, 8:26 am By Kristen Wyatt,  the Associated Press DENVER — Colorado lawmakers moved closer Monday to a showdown with the governor over pot clubs. A House committee voted 8-3 to approve a bill giving local governments a roadmap to…

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Colorado governor suggests he may veto pot clubs bill without changes

Published: Mar 8, 2017, 7:39 pm • Updated: Mar 9, 2017, 2:56 am By John Frank and Alicia Wallace, The Denver Post Gov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday expressed reservations about two major pieces of marijuana legislation in Colorado — in one case citing concerns about the Donald Trump administration’s potential crackdown.…

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Colorado pot clubs one step closer to reality as bill clears first hurdle

Published: Mar 2, 2017, 12:14 pm • Updated: Mar 2, 2017, 12:48 pm By Kristen Wyatt, Associated Press DENVER — Colorado is moving ahead with a first-in-the-nation attempt to allow marijuana clubs. But the measure that passed a Republican state Senate committee Wednesday evening doesn’t go as far as some…

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