If Legalization is So Great, Why Are So Many Cities and Towns Opting Out of Their State’s Marijuana Licensing?

It is pretty disturbing that several municipalities, cities, and towns are refusing to participate in their state’s adult-use legal cannabis marketplace or programs. Cannabis experts and enthusiasts are asking why and this article provides some perspective on the issue.  In the United States of America, 16 states, including Washington D.C,…

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New York Towns and Cities Considering Opting Out of Legal Cannabis Dispensaries

Cities and towns across New York are considering whether to allow retail cannabis dispensaries and consumption lounges legalized under state law to operate within their jurisdictions, with some officials urging them to act as a deadline approaches. In March, the New York state legislature and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo approved…

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‘No one has done this in Oregon since liquor Prohibition’: Cities setting rules after opting in to legal weed

Published: Nov 21, 2016, 9:40 am • Updated: Nov 21, 2016, 9:40 am By Andrew Selsky, The Associated Press SALEM, Ore. — About 30 counties and cities in the state approved some type of Oregon marijuana business in the 2016 election, and officials in those communities now must establish rules…

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