Virginia Attorney General to Hire State’s First Cannabis Attorney

Virginia Attorney General Mark R. Herring is currently seeking applications for an attorney to serve as the Commonwealth of Virginia’s first full-time, dedicated cannabis attorney, according to July 19 press release. The job description includes serving as general counsel to the Virginia Cannabis Control Authority while also assisting other Virginia…

Continue reading

First Recreational Marijuana Bill Introduced in Ohio

A pair of Buckeye State lawmakers are ready to put the “high” in Ohio.  On Thursday, two Democratic state House representatives there—Casey Weinstein and Terrence Upchurch—introduced legislation to legalize and regulate the cultivation and sale of recreational marijuana in the state. According to the Cincinnati Enquirer, the bill is historic,…

Continue reading

Did Canada really just get its first legal pot brownie? Plus other new products on the market

Did Canada really just get its first legal pot brownie? Plus other new products on the market | Leafly Leafly Leafly ® Loading… Where are you from? Which part of Canada? Darn! You’re not old enough to use Leafly. Sorry, Leafly isn’t available in your location yet. Redirecting you to…

Continue reading

Denver Receives First Cannabis Delivery Application

Denver recently legalized cannabis delivery and smoking lounges, after years of debate following Colorado’s early legalization. Now, the first business in the city looking to deliver has officially submitted an application.  The business, Doobba LLC, applied for a no premise transport license and delivery permit. Their hope is to become…

Continue reading

Cat Packer, LA’s First Executive Director of the Department of Cannabis, Sees Progress, but Much More is Required

In 2017, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti appointed Cat Packer as the city’s first executive director of the Department of Cannabis Regulation. In the years since, Packer, an ardent advocate for equality and inclusivity, believes the city has made strides to establish a regulatory infrastructure with pathways for equitable ownership. …

Continue reading

Cannabis News Scotland – Ep 6 – '' Scotlands first patients prescribed medicinal cannabis… "

In Cannabis News Scotland Ep 6 news headlines covered include: SCOTLAND AND UK Cops find weapons and £30k worth of cannabis K9’s trained for detecting cannabis said to retire due to legalization Brexit blocks vital cannabis oil for young boy Mum battles to reget life saving cannabis oil for son…

Continue reading